Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy

Vitamin A an Enhancer for Cancer

The researchers found that when vitamin A is applied to breast cancer cells,it  triggers genes that can push stem cells in a tumors to morph into endothelial cells. These cells can then build up blood vessels which can link up to the blood flow, promoting Read more…

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Posted by Jacob Gilbert - 27/10/2012 at 06:08

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Stapled Peptides as Anti-Apoptotic Drugs

A major problem with many cancer chemotherapeutic drugs is their lack of selectivity. They attack and kill not only the cancer target of interest, but in many cases also normal cells in tissues that are vital for cancer patient survival.An alternative approach Read more…

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Posted by Jacob Gilbert - 18/10/2012 at 06:59

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