“The cost of cancer to Texas every year is about $30 billion, so it’s extremely important that we fight this terrible disease,” Texas A&M Vice President for Research Jeffrey Seemann said. “Texas A&M is saying that we very much want to be part of that fight.”
Is breast milk so different from infant formula? The ability to track which genes are operating in an infant’s intestine has allowed University of Illinois scientists to compare the early development of breast-fed and formula-fed babies. They say the difference is very real. Continue Reading….
Research in the Chapkin lab focuses on dietary/microbial modulators related to the prevention of cancer and chronic inflammatory diseases. The lab has been continuously funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for the past 29 years.