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Past low social status leaves long-lasting scars in the immune system, new study finds - Featuring Luis Barreiro

11/11/2019

Past low social status leaves long-lasting scars in the immune system, new study finds

Geneticist Luis Barreiro finds that adult monkeys' previous status in their community's social hierarchy had a lingering effect on how their genes behaved. 

UChicago scientists unveil the secret of cancer-associated Warburg effect

10/31/2019

Featuring newly appointed GGSB Faculty member Yingman Zhao

A new study, led by researchers at the University of Chicago, provides an answer to why cancer cells consume and use nutrients differently than their healthy counterparts and how that difference contributes to their survival and growth.