Shawn Bee Coach Bell Cancer Biology Cancers are a large family of diseases which cause abnormal cell growth with the potential to invade or spread to other parts of the body .
There are more than 100 types
of cancer, including breast cancer, skin cancer, lung cancer, colon cancer, prostate cancer, and lymphoma
Cancer cells can spread to other parts of the body through the blood and
The body is made up of many types of cells
These cells grow and divide in a controlled
way to produce more cells as they are needed to keep the body healthy .
become old or damaged, they die and are replaced with new cells .
sometimes this orderly process goes wrong
DNA of a cell can become damaged or