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When Cancer Cells Can’t Make Their Own Fat, They Eat What’s Around Them - SciTechDaily https://scitechdaily.com/when-cancer-cells-cant-make-their-own-fat-they-eat-whats-around-them/

scitechdaily.com

published 6/13/2020

author

Mike O'Neill, University Of Toronto

summary

Cancer cells rewire their metabolism to compensate for a halt in fat production by importing more fat molecules from their environment. Knowing what cancer will do next could lessen the likelihood of it becoming resistant to treatment. A new U of T study investigates how cancer adapts its metabol