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The Body’s ‘Bomb Squad’ Can Help Protect Against Brain Tumors

News   Sep 05, 2018 | Original story from eLife

 
The Body’s ‘Bomb Squad’ Can Help Protect Against Brain Tumors

A tumorous brain in fruit flies caused by retromer inactivation (right) as compared to the normal fly brain (left). Credit: Li, Wong et al. (2018) DOI: 10.7554/eLife.38181

 
 
 

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