Colon cancer: a bacterium which obstructs chemotherapy

A study reports that a bacterium called Fusobacterium nucleatum helps colon cancer cells to resist chemotherapy medications and contributes to cancer recurrence. Download the column

Richard Béliveau

News Flash!

Once used sparingly, sugar has become one of the principal ingredients of the modern diet. Almost nothing escapes it, whether the product is cereals, snacks, breads, salad dressings, sauces or yogurts, even when these products are sold in a version that is "low in fat"; a simple yogurt with no fats can contain up to 5 teaspoons of sugar! Download this column