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Dr. Raymond DuBois, Arizona State University

Caption: Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University executive director and physician Dr. Raymond DuBois, M.D., Ph.D., led a study that has shown new genetic evidence that could strengthen the link between the role of dietary fats with colon cancer progression. This study has shown identified a new function for a key molecule, PPAR delta, in the initiation and progression of colon cancer.

Credit: Biodesign Institute, Arizona State University

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