Cancer As A Metabolic Disease

Cancer As A Metabolic Disease

Cancer is a complex metabolic disease. As simple as this statement is to write, it does nothing to reveal the complexity that actually is cancer metabolism.  Numerous research and medical journal publications have been published on this very topic of cancer as a metabolic disease. This is the fifth article of a seven-part series by Nathan Goodyear, MD at An …

Cancer Is A Metabolic Disease

Cancer Is A Metabolic Disease

Cancer is a metabolic disease, there is little doubt to that statement. Cancer is rarely a genetic disease, though often discussed as such.  What genetic changes that do exist in cancer are likely the result of the metabolic dysfunction and poor adaptation for survival that results from a hypoxic environment. This is the fourth article of a seven-part series by …