Infectious component of celiac disease?

I have been waiting for an article like this to be published. It’s finally arrived!! Anecdotal experiences from my very own life have evolved the following pet theory: presence of an antigen during a non-related immune response induces autoimmunity. Philosophically, cross-reactive immune response made perfect sense. All I needed was a pesky little thing called … Read moreInfectious component of celiac disease?

We’ve discovered the most likely cause of cancer…and apparently it’s NOT bacon (Thank God).

Driver mutation origin in Cancer Figure. I am obsessed with not getting cancer. I don’t smoke; I avoid deli meats. I even stopped eating bananas to off-set working with radiation in the lab. Turns out, I might be completely wasting my time. A new study in Science from a group at Johns Hopkins revealed that the most likely cause … Read moreWe’ve discovered the most likely cause of cancer…and apparently it’s NOT bacon (Thank God).