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Memorial Sloan Kettering immunologist Frederic Geissmann
Feel the Burn: Researchers Identify Fat Storage Protein That Could Be Key to Alleviating Obesity
All creatures need to carefully manage their diet to stay alive. Food may not always be available, so organisms from insects to humans have developed a...
In the Lab
Electronic microscope enlargement of macrophage cell (tinted green)
Origin Story: Finding on Macrophage Development Challenges Long-Held View
Summary Macrophages are immune cells that exist in diverse forms in various tissues. They interact constantly with cancer cells and appear to both...
A network of neurons
Is Neurodegenerative Disease a Kind of Cancer?
Summary Neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s are not well understood, and there are few effective treatments. A study fr...