Tumor cells fuse with immune cells and become more aggressive

Egg and sperm cells fuse together to begin a unique new life. Certain muscle and bone cells fuse together during development to gain new properties. But cell fusion also is a process that cancer...

Uncovering the ways cancer manipulates immune cells

Cancer cells have a remarkable ability to reshape their surroundings to gain survival advantages. A developing tumor can, for instance, attract and reprogram immune white blood cells to help the...