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Microbiota from obese donors for the treatment of cancer-related cachexia?

Feared by cancer patients, cachexia is difficult to treat despite nutritional support. What if gut flora from overweight or obese donors could reverse the trend?   Cachexia is defined as a multifactorial syndrome characterized by an ongoing loss of muscle mass that cannot be reversed by c...

Melanoma: fecal microbiota transplant to overcome resistance to anti–pd-1?

A recent study published in Science shows that modulating the gut microbiota helps advanced melanoma patients respond to anti-PD-1 immunotherapy which their tumors had previously resisted. How? Thanks to fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT). Anti-PD-1 has been one of the major therapeutic advan...

Pancreatic cancer: could duodenal fluid be a risk marker?

The microbiome of duodenal fluid could be a risk marker for determining patients at risk of developing pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC), an extremely aggressive cancer type. This creates hope for earlier detection of the disease.   The third most common cause of cancer-related deat...
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