What Cells Prevent Pancreatic Cancer Progression?

What Cells Prevent Pancreatic Cancer Progression?

Tuft cells inhibit progression of inflammation-induced pancreatic intraepithelial neoplasia (PanIN) to pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDA), researchers report in the November issue of Gastroenterology. These unique cells were found to suppress tumor progression via secretion of lipid eicosanoid mediators. Tuft cells are solitary chemosensory cells found throughout organs of the respiratory

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  • Can a Vaccine Prevent Pancreatic Cancer Progression?

Can a Vaccine Prevent Pancreatic Cancer Progression?

Researchers have developed immunotherapy to slow progression of early-stage pancreatic tumors in mice. This approach might be developed to prevent progression of premalignant lesions to PDA, researchers report in the June issue of Gastroenterology. Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDA) is a difficult cancer to treat because it is usually detected at

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