July 18, 2016

Dichloroacetic Acid Maybe Linked With the Promotion of Liver Cancer

Dichloroacetic acid is related to acetic acid, which is commonly known as vinegar.  It has been found to increase the risk of liver cancer in an […]
July 9, 2016

Quercetin for Prevention of Cancer

Quercetin is a kind of flavonoid that is contained in some types of fruits and vegetables.  Flavonoids are important in cancer research because they have been […]
June 29, 2016

Isoflavones From Soybeans Can Be Protective Against Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is one of the hormone-sensitive cancer types, mainly to estrogens. Given the great amounts of intake levels of soya and reduced frequency of breast […]
June 17, 2016

Nausea and Vomiting in Cancer Treatment

Nausea and vomiting can be a big part of cancer treatment, especially when chemotherapy is being used. Some researchers looked into the ability of a new […]
November 21, 2015

Daunomycin

Daunomycin is an antineoplastic drug that is prescribed to destroy cancer cells. It is antitumor antibiotic to treat acute types of leukemias. There are often predictable […]
November 21, 2015

Temozolomide And Its Side-Effects In Cancer Patients

Temozolomide is an anticancer drug that is active against skin cancers, most specifically melanoma. It is usually used to treat this cancer when it has become […]
November 21, 2015

Vincristine And Its Side-Effects On Cancer Patients

Cancers that can be treated using Vincristine include acute or chronic leukemias such as acute myeloid leukemia and acute lymphoblastic leukemia. It is also used to […]
September 22, 2015

Gold Diamond Nano-Device Used In Cancer Therapy

Precise targeting of biological molecules such as cancer cells is a challenge for cancer doctors due to the cells’ unique size. Scientists from Taiwan have now […]
September 21, 2015

Thalidomide And Cancer

Thalidomide was first introduced in the 1950s in Germany as a sedative (a calming, sleep-inducing drug). Thalidomide is approved by FDA for the treatment of skin […]
September 16, 2015

Dichloroacetic Acid

Often written as DCA, dichloroacetic acid (CHCl2COOH) is an acidic substance and a chemical analog of acetic acid. DCA salts and esters are known as dichloroacetate, […]