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Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism
Volume 2017, Article ID 4297025, 14 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/4297025
Research Article

Diet-Induced Obesity Is Associated with an Impaired NK Cell Function and an Increased Colon Cancer Incidence

1Institute of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle (Saale), Germany
2Institute of Pathology, University Hospital of Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle (Saale), Germany
3Clinic for Internal Medicine IV, Department of Hematology and Oncology, University Hospital of Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle (Saale), Germany

Correspondence should be addressed to Ina Bähr; ed.ellah-inu.nizidem@rheab.ani

Received 7 October 2016; Revised 6 February 2017; Accepted 15 February 2017; Published 5 March 2017

Academic Editor: Phillip B. Hylemon

Copyright © 2017 Ina Bähr et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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