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'Organic' Approach to Breast Cancer Therapy (2 of 4)

Caption: This is a structural unit of the human breast, an acinus. This image relates to an article that appeared in the April 13, 2011, issue of Science Translational Medicine, published by AAAS. The study, by Dr. Saori Furuta of the University of California, Irvine, and colleagues, was titled, "IL-25 Causes Apoptosis of IL-25R-Expressing Breast Cancer Cells Without Toxicity to Nonmalignant Cells."

Credit: Image courtesy of Drs. Sun-Young Moonlee and Mina J. Bissell

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