ProHealth health Vitamin and Natural Supplement Store and Health
Home  |  Log In  |  My Account  |  View Cart  View Your ProHealth Vitamin and Supplement Shopping Cart
800-366-6056  |  Contact Us  |  Help
Facebook Google Plus
Fibromyalgia  Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & M.E.  Lyme Disease  Natural Wellness  Supplement News  Forums  Our Story
Store     Brands   |   A-Z Index   |   Best Sellers   |   New Products   |   Deals & Specials   |   Under $10   |   SmartSavings Club

Trending News

16 Tips from 16 Years Sick

Fibromyalgia Fare Fit for All Seasons

Tangerine Oil: A Citrusy Essential Oil With Well-Rounded Uses

New Study Shows Artificial Sweeteners Lead to Diabetes

Essential Oils — An Effective and Healthy Option to Treat Headaches

Antioxidant treatment could halt neurodegeneration in early Parkinson's

Higher vitamin D levels associated with less severe disease in NAFLD patients

How zinc helps fight esophageal cancer

Krill Oil: Make This Omega-3 Supplement Part of Your Health Regimen

Everything You Need to Know About Black Cohosh

 
Print Page
Email Article

Garlic's Effects on Cancer Cells in Mice

  [ 51 votes ]   [ Discuss This Article ]
By Source: Nutritional News/ Vitamin Research Produc • www.ProHealth.com • July 1, 1995


At Experimental Biology '95, a meeting of 18 scientific societies, a paper was presented summarizing in vitro and animal studies of the action of garlic compounds on cancer. The results by the statement: "Our body of research indicates that more than one mechanism exists by which garlic compounds can inhibit carcinogen-induced tumors or cancer cell growth."

The study was State researcher Sujatha Sundaram and Dr. John Milner, head of the Nutritional Department at Penn State. In the most recent study, mice with transplanted tumor cells from human colon cancer were treated with thou soluble garlic compound daily disulfide at the dosage of 1 mg dissolved in corn oil three times a week for three weeks. The treated tumors shrunk by 60%, whereas similar tumors treated only with corn oil grew steadily. The researchers described how, in previous in vitro work, the same compound killed lab cultures of human colon, lung, and skin cancer cells. In another study reported by Dr. Milner and colleagues, a water-soluble compound in processed garlic, S-allycystein, inhibited the incidence of breast tumors in rats and the binding of carcinogen to rat breast cells.

The researchers concluded: "There is epidemiological evidence that links garlic consumptions with a lower risk of colon cancer. Our latest studies support these findings. It appears that garlic can be beneficial in therapies that either prevent or treat chemically induced cancers."

Reprinted with permission from Nutritional News/ Vitamin Research Products>



Post a Comment

Featured Products From the ProHealth Store
Ultra EPA  - Fish Oil Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor® Optimized Curcumin Longvida®


Article Comments



Be the first to comment on this article!

Post a Comment


 
Optimized Curcumin Longvida with Omega-3

Featured Products

Optimized Curcumin Longvida® Optimized Curcumin Longvida®
Supports Cognition, Memory & Overall Health
Vitamin D3 Extreme™ Vitamin D3 Extreme™
50,000 IU Vitamin D3 - Prescription Strength
Energy NADH™ 12.5mg Energy NADH™ 12.5mg
Improve Energy & Cognitive Function

Natural Remedies

Breaking Through the Mental Fog Breaking Through the Mental Fog
Joint Aches May Have Met Their Match in Curcumin Joint Aches May Have Met Their Match in Curcumin
Enhance Eyelashes Naturally Enhance Eyelashes Naturally
Aches and Pains? A Simple Solution You'll Love Aches and Pains? A Simple Solution You'll Love
Red Yeast Rice - Natural Option for Supporting Healthy Cholesterol Red Yeast Rice - Natural Option for Supporting Healthy Cholesterol

CONTACT US
ProHealth, Inc.
555 Maple Ave
Carpinteria, CA 93013
(800) 366-6056  |  Email

· Become a Wholesaler
· Vendor Inquiries
· Affiliate Program
SHOP WITH CONFIDENCE
Credit Card Processing
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTERS
Get the latest news about Fibromyalgia, M.E/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Lyme Disease and Natural Wellness

CONNECT WITH US ProHealth on Facebook  ProHealth on Twitter  ProHealth on Pinterest  ProHealth on Google Plus

© 2017 ProHealth, Inc. All rights reserved. Pain Tracker App  |  Store  |  Customer Service  |  Guarantee  |  Privacy  |  Contact Us  |  Library  |  RSS  |  Site Map