• Cholesterol byproduct hijacks immune cells, lets breast cancer spread

    6 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    High cholesterol levels have been associated with breast cancer spreading to other sites in the body, but doctors and researchers don't know the cause for the link. A new study found that the culprit is a byproduct of cholesterol metabolism that acts on specific immune cells so that they facilitate the cancer's spread instead of stopping it.
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