November 16, 2016

Ajoene and its Effectiveness against Cancer

Ajoene is a natural substance extracted from the garlic clove. It is an organosulfur compound. It has recently been evaluated as a treatment for cancer. One […]
October 4, 2016

Theanine may increase the Effectiveness of Chemotherapy

Theanine is an amino acid being investigated by researchers. It comes from tea and is being studied as a way to increase the effectiveness of doxorubicin, […]
September 30, 2016

Solamargine triggers Cell Death in Melanoma Cancer

Solamargine is a steroidal glycoalkaloid that has recently been studied to see if it could inhibit the growth of melanoma cells. One research article (1) looked […]
September 30, 2016

Pycnogenol and its Use in Cancer Treatment

Pycnogenol is a natural substance that has recently been studied as a way to alleviate side effects from having chemotherapy and radiation therapy in cancer patients. […]
September 30, 2016

Gotu Kola and Cancer Prevention

Gotu kola is a natural substance and is also known as Centella, spade leaf, Madekassol, and pennywort. It is a swamp plant that has recently been […]
September 30, 2016

Embelin and Breast Cancer

Embelin is a quinone compound found in plants. It has been recently studied as to its effectiveness against breast cancer cells. One research study did an […]
September 30, 2016

Delphinidin and Cancer Cell Apoptosis

Delphinidin is a natural substance of the type of chemicals known as anthocyanidins, found in pigmented vegetables and fruits. It seems to block epidermal growth factor […]
September 30, 2016

Cucurbitacin B and Metastatic Lung Cancer

Cucurbitacin B is a natural substance found in melons, especially watermelon. It is currently being studied as an effective treatment for cancer. One research article (1) […]