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anticancer

(ăn′tĭ-kăn′sər, ăn′tī-) also

anticancerous

(-sər-əs)
adj.
Effective in treating cancer: anticancer drugs.

anticancer

(ant″i-kan′sĕr) [ anti- + cancer]
Pert. to any treatment to combat, prevent, or treat cancer, e.g., an anticancer protein or an anticancer drug.
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The most recent clinical trials used HSV vaccine with an additional modification--the insertion of a gene which produces GM-CSF (granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor), which will improve the anticancerous effects by increasing the stimulation and recruitment of dendritic cells [17-19].
Almost 9000 plant species exist in Iranica flora out of which more than 500 species are extensively used in traditional medicine due to antimicrobial and anticancerous properties [18,16,14].
longa have been modified to enhance its antifungal, antibacterial (Misra et al., 2007) and anticancerous properties (Rojsitthisak et al., 2011).
Presence of Emodin in the extracts shows that this plant can be used as anticancerous, antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory agent because many pharmaceutical studies have demonstrated that emodin has many biological effects, such as anticancer, antimicrobial and anti- inflammatory effects [28].
scabrum could be considered to have a potential anticancerous activity and could be further studied in view of obtaining new bioactive molecules destined for the treatment of cancer.
These may range from ethnicity, gender, age, sociodemographic status, dietary habits, physical and mental health, gynecological/obstetric history, cancers, and anticancerous drugs to genetic makeup [3].
It is known to possess anti-inflammatory [12], hepatoprotective [13], anticancerous, antilipemic, antiarrhythmic, cutaneous wound healing [15], burn wound healing [16], and antigastroulcerative activity [17].
6 Packed full of folic acid and anticancerous properties, there are plenty of health reasons to eat sprouts.
Dr Nikki Jordan-Mahy, of Sheffield Hallam University's biomedical research centre, said: "Our research has shown that British rhubarb is a potential source of pharmacological agents that may be used to develop new anticancerous drugs.
The association of rethinoids with cytokines has been utilized anticancerous therapy above all in combination with interferons.
Baccharis megapotamica, which is not sensitive to the toxin, slightly metabolizes the chemical, making it more phytotoxic and also, incidentally, anticancerous (Jarvis et al., 1985).
Brahmi have memory enhancing properties while Ashwagandha have immunomodulatory, anticancerous and health promoting benefits) in Chakka with other ingredients that posses many antioxidant properties and different medicinal properties such as immunostimulatory, memory enhancing and anti hypertensive properties (Prasad, 2011).