We May Have Found a New Organ, Thanks to Cancer Therapy

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We’ve been studying the body for most of human history, and yet we are still finding new organs (or parts of them – depending on your definition). Also, thanks to some marmosets, we know a little more about how anxiety and depression might work in your brain.

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New glands
Valstar et al 2020 (https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167814020308094)
Asfhar-Oromieh et al 2015 (establishes technique can be used for PET and that it detects salivary glands) http://jnm.snmjournals.org/content/56/11/1697.full.pdf
Nulent et al 2018 (previous work done by the group that further confirms ability to see salivary glands in PET scans using PMSA) https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S2212440318300476

Alexander et al 2020 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-19167-0)

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