Katie Dillon

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Pushy bacteria could shed light on tumour growth

Bacteria can colonize a vast number of surfaces in everyday life, from water pipes to teeth, spreading harmful disease in the process. Scientists had …

Three Cancer Drugs Don’t Work Properly Without Gut Bacteria

Your gut is home to tens of trillions of bacteria. Collectively, they act as another organ, one with many different roles. They influence your body weight, your ability to digest your food, your risk of catching infectious diseases, your chances of resisting infections or autoimmune diseases, the …

Patient Zero

There is not one chance in a thousand that the events of this story could have actually happened. But they did, and the result is that a young woman who was terminal now has a fighting chance to live, and that her case will validate an entirely new way to treat cancer. Meet Stephanie Lee.<p><b>On May 7</b> …