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A protein that has been known until recently as part of a complex communications network within the cell also plays a direct role in regulating sugar metabolism.
Scientists at Tulane University School of Medicine, led by Dr. James Antoon and Dr. Barbara Beckman, have characterized two drugs targeting sphingosine kinase (SK), an enzyme involved in cancer growth and metastasis.
Inflammation and cell stress play important roles in the death of insulin-secreting cells and are major factors in diabetes.
There is no longer any doubt that dietary restriction (DR) extends lifespan.
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