Professionals discussed the communication between chronic swelling, insulin resistance, weight problems, and also cancer cells. As the discussant, Dr. Matthias Blüher supplied history on these interactions and also which process initiates the descending spiral towards metabolic dysregulation. Dr. Marcia Haigis and also Dr. Alison Ringel discussed the link in between metabolic physical fitness, cancer cells, and also excessive weight. Dr. Nathan Berger went over chronic inflammation contributions to the weight problems as well as cancer cells connection. This webinar is component of the NCI Obesity & Cancer Webinar Series, which intends to promote cross-disciplinary study on obesity that can help stop, treat, and/or control cancer.