Nobel Prize Winner, Yoshinori Ohsumi, an expert the physiology of cell biology was awarded the prestigious honor based on his studies of “self eating” cells. He didn’t just discover the process, he essentially invented this new field of study. The discovery details how cells do many things to recycle their own energy and help to destroy viruses, bacteria and the worst of all evils: cancer.
I have seen similar research documented in the VICE special on HBO. Absolutely fascinating and if this truly is the cure for so much that ails us, the future is so bright.
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