9. Genes, Respiration, Viruses, and Cancer

  1. Thomas N. Seyfried

Published Online: 29 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118310311.ch9

Cancer as a Metabolic Disease: On the Origin, Management and Prevention of Cancer

Cancer as a Metabolic Disease: On the Origin, Management and Prevention of Cancer

How to Cite

Seyfried, T. N. (2012) Genes, Respiration, Viruses, and Cancer, in Cancer as a Metabolic Disease: On the Origin, Management and Prevention of Cancer, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118310311.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 8 JUN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470584927

Online ISBN: 9781118310311

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Keywords:

  • Warburg's original theory, or cancer and genetic origin;
  • genes, respiration, viruses, and cancer;
  • viral origins of cancer and the Warburg cancer theory;
  • cancer risk in HIV, retroviruses and path onto carcinogenesis;
  • viral and oncogenesis, genomic instability or insufficient respiration

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Does Cancer have a Genetic Origin?

  • Respiratory Insufficiency as the Origin of Cancer

  • Germline Mutations, Damaged Respiration, and Cancer

  • Somatic Mutations and Cancer

  • Revisiting the Oncogene Theory

  • Mitochondrial Mutations and the Absence or Presence of Cancer

  • Viral Infection, Damaged Respiration, and the Origin of Cancer

  • Summary

  • References