How cancer grows by parasitically altering its host's gut microbiome

A new study is compellingly comparing cancer cell populations to parasites, describing how it can alter the body’s ability to metabolize glucose creating more energy sources that help tumors grow. One of those strategies, of course, involves reducing a type of gut bacteria that keeps blood glucose levels in check…
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Cancer

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Gut Bacteria

Leukemia

Microbiome

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