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Caption: Oncogenes are genes in a cancer cell that influence the mutation, amplification, and proliferation of the cell. In this illustration, oncogenes are initiated by a fusion protein (green), a signal that is created by an abnormal positioning of two strands of DNA from two separate chromosomes. This in turn creates a code of unique sequences within the cell, here depicted as a B lymphocyte morphing into a tumor cell. This process allows malignant cells to proliferate and may prevent them from achieving programmed cell death.

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Keywords: b lymphocyte, b lymphocytes, cancer cell, cancer cells, dna, double helix, fusion protein, gene, genes, genetic, helix, heredity, illustration, illustrations, malignancy, malignant, oncogene, oncogenes, tumor cells

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