Starving leukemia to induce differentiation
Author(s)Cheng, Chia-Wei; Yilmaz, Omer
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A new study shows that fasting induces the differentiation and elimination of some types of leukemia in mice, which implicates fasting or its mimetics as a novel strategy for the treatment of this disease.
DepartmentDavid H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT; Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Department of Biology
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Cheng, Chia-Wei and Ömer H Yilmaz. “Starving Leukemia to Induce Differentiation.” Nature Medicine 23, 1 (January 2017): 14–15 © 2017 Springer Nature
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