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Estrogen and Cancer: Understanding Estrogen Receptors

Estrogen and Cancer: Understanding Estrogen Receptors (811)
This Basic Level course briefly reviews the target tissues and receptors associated with estrogen and how it affects cellular changes. It also discusses how estrogen and cancer are connected and will touch on some anti-estrogen treatment options.
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Course FormatDelivery MethodPrice 
Online - Complete Course
Course is available online IMMEDIATELY after purchase
Reading material is presented in a PDF or PowerPoint format
One copy of the reading material can be printed out or saved
Quiz answers are entered online & graded immediately
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Online$12.50Add to Cart
At the completion of this course the reader will be able to:
  • Define what estrogens are and what tissues they target.
  • Explain estrogen receptors and how they trigger gene activation.
  • Recall estrogen's effects on cell changes and cell proliferation.
  • Discuss how estrogen can trigger cancer.
  • Explain how anti-estrogens and SERMS work.

Provider #: 50-2256
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Course #: 20-526092
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 National Cancer Institute
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