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1. Oncogene
A gene , one or more forms of which is associated with cancer. Many oncogenes are involved, directly or indirectly, in controlling the rate of cell growth.

2. Oncogenes
Genes that can activate cell division in cells that normally do not divide or do so only slowly. A gene that when over-expressed leads to cancer, but which normally functions in cell division.

3. Oncogenesis
Oncogenesis is the process by which normal cells turn cancerous.

4. Oncogenesis
The progression of cytological, genetic, and cellular changes that cause the creation of a cancerous tumor.

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