Discussion Board 2 (How Useful are Interferons in Oncology?) – WEEK 6
In this week’s discussion board, you are expected to read chapter 53 of – The Molecular Basis of Cancer textbook by Mendelsohn et al and write a thread on “How Useful are Interferons Interferon in Oncology?” You are expected to use the outline below in your writing;
– What are interferons?
– Do interferons contribute to oncogenesis (if yes, then how exactly)?
– With pertinent examples, describe these antitumor effects of interferons;
- Immune effects
- Inhibition of metastasis
- Inhibition of angiogenesis
- Must have 2 additional references