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www.cancer.net/navigating-cancer-care/cancer-basics/genetics/genetics-cancer

All cancers begin when one or more genes in a cell are mutated, or changed. ... protein, which can cause cells to multiply uncontrollably and become cancerous.

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cancer/basics/causes/con-20032378

May 23, 2015 ... These mutations are the most common ones found in cancer. But many other gene mutations can contribute to causing cancer.

www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/causes-prevention/genetics

May 1, 2017 ... Cancers that are not caused by inherited genetic mutations can sometimes appear to “run in families.” For example, a shared environment or ...

www.cancer.org/cancer/cancer-causes/genetics/genes-and-cancer/gene-changes.html

Jun 25, 2014 ... Gene mutations can sometimes lead to cancer. Learn more about changes in genes here.

www.cancer.org/cancer/cancer-causes/genetics.html

Gene changes that start in a single cell over the course of a person's life cause most cancers. In this section you can learn more about the complex links between ...

stanfordhealthcare.org/medical-clinics/cancer-genetics-program/understanding-genetics/how-genes-cause-cancer.html

The different types of genes, that when mutated, can lead to the development of cancer are described below. Remember, it takes mutations in several of these ...

www.cbsnews.com/news/cancer-random-genetic-dna-mutations-two-thirds-of-cases

Mar 24, 2017 ... Joe Biden: 50% of cancers can be eliminated. Play Video ... Gene mutations cause cancer, but what causes mutations? You might inherit some ...

www.cnn.com/2017/03/23/health/cancer-mutations-bad-luck-study

Mar 23, 2017 ... Study: 'Bad luck' can cause cancer 03:51. Story highlights. Overall, 66% of the genetic mutations leading to cancer are due to random errors, ...

www.facingourrisk.org/understanding-brca-and-hboc/information/hereditary-cancer/hereditary-genetics/basics/overview.php

Overview. What causes cancer? All cancers are caused by changes to materials in our bodies called “genes.” When genes are damaged, they can develop ...

ghr.nlm.nih.gov/primer/mutationsanddisorders/genemutation

6 days ago ... Gene mutations can be classified in two major ways: ... These changes can be caused by environmental factors such as ultraviolet radiation ...