Define a mutation. Are they good or bad?    What types of mutations can occur in the DNA?    What can cause a mutation?    Can mutation be “fixed”?    What are the requirements for normal cell division?    What are the requirements for cancer cells to divide and grow?    Define the difference between a benign tumor, a malignant tumor, and metastatic cancer

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Describe DNA Mutations:

   Definition: Define a mutation. Are they good or bad?

   What types of mutations can occur in the DNA?

   What can cause a mutation?

   Can mutation be “fixed”?

   What are the requirements for normal cell division?

   What are the requirements for cancer cells to divide and grow?

   Define the difference between a benign tumor, a malignant tumor, and metastatic cancer.

 

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