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Vitamin D metabolite may stop mechanism by which cancer cells become drug-resistant

Vitamin D metabolite may stop mechanism by which cancer cells become drug-resistant

LMU microbiologists characterize structure of gastric bacterium population in individual patients

LMU microbiologists characterize structure of gastric bacterium population in individual patients

E-cigarette use on the rise among cancer patients and cancer survivors

E-cigarette use on the rise among cancer patients and cancer survivors

Ultra-processed diet increases calorie consumption and weight gain

Ultra-processed diet increases calorie consumption and weight gain

Long-term antibiotic treatment slows growth of amyloid plaques in male mice but not in females

Long-term antibiotic treatment slows growth of amyloid plaques in male mice but not in females

Study: All immature cells have potential to develop into stem cells

Study: All immature cells have potential to develop into stem cells

Combination of different treatments can have a positive effect for IBS sufferers

Combination of different treatments can have a positive effect for IBS sufferers

Same-day scheduling of upper and lower GI endoscopies yields higher-value care

Same-day scheduling of upper and lower GI endoscopies yields higher-value care

Appendix removal linked to increased risk of Parkinson's disease

Appendix removal linked to increased risk of Parkinson's disease

Researchers create ‘mini-guts’ to explore how gut epithelium respond to gluten in celiac patients

Researchers create ‘mini-guts’ to explore how gut epithelium respond to gluten in celiac patients

CU Anschutz researchers identify new immunodeficiency disease

CU Anschutz researchers identify new immunodeficiency disease

Pathogenic bacteria find safe harbor deep in the gastric glands to maintain colonization

Pathogenic bacteria find safe harbor deep in the gastric glands to maintain colonization

Key proteins can block Listeria without triggering the death of host cells

Key proteins can block Listeria without triggering the death of host cells

One-third of people with cancer use complementary and alternative medicines

One-third of people with cancer use complementary and alternative medicines

Increased neutrophil lifespan may contribute to intestinal inflammation in HIV-infected individuals

Increased neutrophil lifespan may contribute to intestinal inflammation in HIV-infected individuals

Gut microbiota can help predict occurrence of colorectal cancer

Gut microbiota can help predict occurrence of colorectal cancer

Study reveals new way to increase population of intestinal stem cells

Study reveals new way to increase population of intestinal stem cells

Anti-TB drugs can increase susceptibility to Mtb reinfection

Anti-TB drugs can increase susceptibility to Mtb reinfection

Shorter treatment for Chagas disease found to be effective and safer than standard treatment

Shorter treatment for Chagas disease found to be effective and safer than standard treatment

Research shows how common fungus gets the flexibility to live in different host environments

Research shows how common fungus gets the flexibility to live in different host environments