Published in Medicine and Law Weekly, December 22nd, 2006
This trend article about St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital, New York City, U.S., is an immediate alert from NewsRx to identify developing directions of research.
Study 1: Adipose tissue may exhibit a protective effect against cancer.
According to a study from the United States, "Obesity is typically associated with increased tumor susceptibility, whereas caloric restriction, a regimen resulting in leanness, inhibits carcinogenesis. The link between adiposity and malignancies suggests that adipose tissue may influence carcinogenesis."
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