Research Highlights: Cancer Cell Outcompetes T Cell in Methionine Consumption

T cells attacking cancer cells. Credit: Prasad Adusumilli Original Article: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-020-2682-1 Abnormal epigenetic patterns is associated with effector T cell malfunction in tumors, but the cause of this correlation is unclear. Methionine is an amino acid that is a component of most proteins, and it is an essential nutrient in the diet of vertebrates. CD8+ T … Continue reading Research Highlights: Cancer Cell Outcompetes T Cell in Methionine Consumption