December 13, 2016

2 Deoxy Glucose and the Treatment of Prostate Cancer Cells

2 Deoxy glucose or 2 DG is a glucose molecule in which the 2 hydroxyl group has been replaced by a hydrogen atom so that it […]
October 13, 2016

2 Deoxy Glucose and the Treatment of Breast Cancer

2-Deoxy-glucose (2 DG) is a form of sugar that has recently been studied as a way to treat breast cancer stem cells. Breast cancer comes from […]
August 26, 2016

2-Deoxy-Glucose and the Treatment of Prostate Cancer

2-Deoxy-Glucose is a natural substance that has been studied along with metformin as a treatment for prostate cancer. Apparently, the combination of the two agents together […]
July 20, 2016

2-Deoxy-Glucose in the Treatment of Cancer

Cancer cells metabolize glucose differently than healthy cells. It is also called the “Warburg Effect.”  When the cancer cells use glucose as part of metabolism, anaerobic […]