Cancer Cells Co-Opt Fat Metabolism Pathway To Become More Malignant

According to new findings from The Scripps Research Institute, an enzyme that helps break down stored fats goes into overdrive in some cancer cells, making them more malignant.  This may explain the relationship between obesity and cancer.

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