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Cytokine mediates obesity-related factors linked to colorectal cancer

October 18, 2018
A new study describes the mechanistic relationship between the cytokine interleukin-1ß, (IL-1ß) and obesity, showing that when IL-1ß levels are increased in obesity, IL-1 receptor signaling activates multiple pathways leading to colon cancer. Read more
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