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Oncogenes and Tumor Suppressor Genes.  

Cheryl Iverson

in AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors (11th ed.)

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2020
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Feb 2020
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Oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes are 2 of the main types of genes that play a central role in cancer. “An important difference between oncogenes and tumor suppressor genes is that oncogenes result from the activation (turning on) of proto-oncogenes, but tumor suppressor genes cause cancer when they are ...