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Posts From Abby Leighton

Visualizing the Pathway of Pain: The Path to Opioid Alternatives

Visualizing the Pathway of Pain: The Path to Opioid Alternatives

In communities across America, the opioid crisis is ripping apart families. Overdoses are leaving children orphans and addiction is ruining lives. The root cause of the issue is the over prescription of opioid painkillers by medical professionals. Between 21% and

Expanding Cancer Immunotherapy Targets

Expanding Cancer Immunotherapy Targets

The human immune system is an arsenal ready to fend off invading pathogens. In recent years, the emerging field of cancer immunotherapy has shown that the immune system can sometimes also fight cancer. Now Yale scientists headed by Sidi Chen,