News digest – childhood obesity, sugar and cancer confusion, personalised cell therapy and… robots?

Anne Li                                                                                     October 28th, 2017


This week, Cancer Research UK's News Digest gives us updates on health trackers, healthier foods, childhood obesity, immunotherapy, rare cancers, sugary drink taxes, sugar, preventing certain patients from surgery, genetic mistakes, oral sex, faulty protein, and finally…… robots? This week's number is 4, which is the average number of DNA mistakes needed to turn a cell cancerous, according to new research.


See original article at: http://scienceblog.cancerresearchuk.org/2017/10/21/news-digest-childhood-obesity-sugar-and-cancer-confusion-personalised-cell-therapy-and-robots/

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