Bacteria recycle tumour waste to fuel immune cells

Bacteria recycle tumour waste to fuel immune cells

Nature, Published online: 06 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02639-8

Key nutrients that are needed by immune cells are scarce in tumours. Engineered cancer-invading bacteria can recycle tumour waste into metabolic fuel to boost anticancer immune responses in mice.
Source: Nature