shark cartilage

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A preparation of elastic tissue of shark origin which is allegedly effective in managing or preventing various cancers, an effect attributed to an unidentified anti-angiogenesis factor
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shark cartilage

An alternative remedy promoted for the treatment of arthritis and cancer.
See also: cartilage
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All participants received the recommended dose of a commercially available product called Cartilade.
The brand of shark cartilage probably most widely used in the United States is Cartilade. Other available brands include Benefin, Basic Organics, and KAL.