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Title: Cancer & Mathematics (MSTE)
Url: http://mste.illinois.edu/dildine/cancer/cancer.html
Creator: Dildine, Silver
Publisher: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Description: An Internet Adventure into Cancer, Pattern Recognition & Image Analysis, and Geometry. Cancer is a group of diseases in which some body cells change their nature, start to divide uncontrollably, and may revert to an undifferentiated type. This lesson explores the ratio that designates a cancerous cell (perimeter squared to area), through Java applets and files to download. By James P. Dildine, with consultation from Howard A. Silver.
LC Classification: Medicine -- Internal medicine -- Neoplasms. Tumors. Oncology -- Cancer and other malignant neoplasms
Science -- Mathematics
Science -- Mathematics -- Geometry
Technology -- Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering -- Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering -- Electronics -- Applications of electronics -- Other, A-Z -- Pattern recognition systems
Technology -- Engineering (General). Civil engineering -- Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) -- Applied optics. Photonics -- Optical data processing -- Optical pattern recognition
GEM Subject: Health
Health -- Disease
Mathematics
Mathematics -- Technology
Mathematics -- Applied mathematics
Health -- Technology
Mathematics -- Geometry
Mathematics -- Discrete mathematics
Mathematics -- Patterns
Resource Type: Auto-Instructional Aids
Cases
Collection (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Demonstrations
Event (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Instructional Materials
InteractiveResource (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
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Mathematics Materials
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Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
Audience: Higher Education
Middle School Teachers
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Postgrad
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: Euclidean Plane Geometry
Medicine/Health
Ratio/Proportion
Date Of Record Release: 2007-04-26 03:00:23 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-06-17 11:45:32 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Math Forum
Full Record Views: 80
Resource URL Clicks: 9
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