Teaching Cancer In the Classroom

The resources on this page are provided as part of our Relevancy project at Ricochet Science to help instructors teach the importance of understanding the relationship between science and society.

Ricochet Science Articles

What is p53? Also known as a tumor protein or a cellular tumor antigen, p53 (also sometimes called TP53) is a
What is the link between genes and cancer? In this infographic, we explore how malfunctions in a regulatory gene, called
You have probably heard about the connection between the bacteria Helicobacter pylori and stomach ulcers. But how does this bacteria
We recently had the pleasure of working with TedEd and ZedeM Media to produce an animation based on our RicochetScience
On March 11, 2011, a magnitude 8.9 earthquake struck the coast of Japan, causing the shutdown of 11 of Japan’s

Additional Resources

BioInteractive Resources at HHMI.Org

ScienceDaily – Current Event Articles on Cancer

TedEd: The Cancer Gene We All Have


last updated: October 6, 2018

Content contributors: Margaret Johnson