Active component of grape seed extract effective against cancer cells
December 4, 2013 · Comments Off on Active component of grape seed extract effective against cancer cells
A University of Colorado Cancer Center study describes the laboratory synthesis of the most active component of grape seed extract, B2G2, and shows this synthesized compound induces the cell death known as apoptosis in prostate cancer cells while leaving healthy cells unharmed.
A conversation with Rajesh Agarwal, PhD
May 30, 2013 · Comments Off on A conversation with Rajesh Agarwal, PhD
After earning a PhD in organic chemistry, a post-doc position in a cancer lab helped...
As colorectal cancer gets more aggressive, treatment with grape seed extract is even more effective
January 16, 2013 · Comments Off on As colorectal cancer gets more aggressive, treatment with grape seed extract is even more effective
This study shows that many of the same mutations that allow colorectal cancer cells to metastasize and survive traditional therapies make them especially sensitive to treatment with GSE," says Molly Derry, doctoral candidate in the lab of Rajesh Agarwal, PhD, investigator at the CU Cancer Center and professor at the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences.
Nearly 12,000 people will die of head and neck cancer in the United States this...
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Study finds that death within a month of cancer diagnosis is more likely in very young children and those from minority racial and ethnic groups even independent of low socioeconomic status. Also the rate of early deaths has been previously under-reported, with early deaths from some subtypes up to four times as common as had been implied by clinical trial reports.
Malaria drug successfully treats 26-year-old brain cancer patient
January 17, 2017 · 1 comment
Tucatinib (ONT-380) progressing in pivotal trial against HER2+ breast cancer
January 10, 2017 · Comments Off on Tucatinib (ONT-380) progressing in pivotal trial against HER2+ breast cancer