• Researchers discover novel targeting agents to prevent cancer metastasis

    20 days ago - By News Medical

    Recently, a research team led by Maurizio Pellecchia at the University of California, Riverside, discovered a way for chemotherapy drug paclitaxel to target migrating, or circulating, cancer cells, which are responsible for the development of tumor metastases.
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  • VRK1 protein may enable cancer cells to colonize new areas of the body during metastasis

    20 days ago - By News Medical

    Sometimes negative results can point researchers in the right direction. In results published in PLOS ONE on September 4, 2018, scientists at the Medical University of South Carolina examined a protein called vaccinia-related kinase 1 that they hypothesized was important for metastasis. They found that, rather than causing cancer cells to migrate and invade, VRK1 over-expression had the opposite effect.
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  • Add black cumin to your diet: Research shows it can prevent cancer

    Add black cumin to your diet: Research shows it can prevent cancer

    20 days ago - By Natural News

    A flavonoid in black cumin may reduce the risk of cancer and inhibit tumor progression, according to researchers from Mansoura University in Egypt. In their study, published in the Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, they investigated the therapeutic and anti-cancer properties of thymoquinone using a carcinoma animal model. Thymoquinone is a compound found in the...
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