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Compound used to control cholesterol may also kill breast cancer


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): A new University of Missouri study has found that a compound used to control cholesterol may also kill breast cancer cells.Salman Hyder, the Zalk Endowed Professor in Tumor ... Read more...

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Scientists provide genetic evidence that antioxidants can help treat cancer


February 16th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 16 (ANI): Scientists have provided genetic evidence suggesting the antioxidant drugs currently used to treat lung disease, malaria and even the common cold can also help prevent and treat cancers ... Read more...

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Breast cancer risk varies among different progestins used in hormone replacement therapy


August 11th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 11 (ANI): On comparing four types of progestins used in hormone replacement therapies, researchers found significantly different outcomes on the progression of breast cancer in an animal model depending on ... Read more...

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Nanosized non-invasive probe to see blood vessel growth in tumours


July 24th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 23 (ANI): Using nanotechnology, material science, and the clinical imaging modality MRI, researchers have created a nanosized probe capable of noninvasively visualizing and quantifying the blood vessel growth in tumours ... Read more...

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Turmeric root cuts breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women


July 14th, 2009 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 14 (ANI): Curcumin, a popular Indian spice derived from the turmeric root, can help reduce cancer risk among postmenopausal women exposed to hormone replacement therapy, according to University of Missouri ... Read more...

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Lowering cholesterol levels may cut prostrate cancer risk


February 24th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): Lowering cholesterol may block the growth of prostate tumors, claims a new study.Prostate tumors accumulate high levels of cholesterol, and tumor incidence correlates with eating a ... Read more...

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Green tea ingredient may inhibit breast cancer growth


April 8th, 2008 - 12:57 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 8 (ANI): A major component found in green tea can significantly inhibit tumour growth in breast cancer patients, according to a new study.The study, by researchers from University of ... Read more...

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