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Novel Anti-cancer Mechanism Found in Long-lived Rodents


September 18, 2008

biology graphic Biologists at the University of Rochester have found that small-bodied rodents with long lifespans have evolved a previously unknown anti-cancer mechanism that appears to be different from any anti-cancer mechanisms employed by humans or other large mammals. The findings are published in today's issue of Aging Cell. Full Story

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