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Contact: Steve Graff
stephen.graff@jefferson.edu
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Thomas Jefferson University

Michael Lisanti, M.D., Ph.D., Thomas Jefferson University

Caption: Researchers at the Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson show that a simple sugar, lactate, is like "candy for cancer cells."

Credit: TJU

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