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Contact: William Davis
william_davis@med.unc.edu
910-232-6264
University of North Carolina Health Care

Shelley Earp, M.D., University of North Carolina Health Care

Caption: The study, led by senior author Shelley Earp, M.D., director of the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, used mouse models bred without the gene for MerTK.

Credit: UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center

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