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A comparison of the effect of curcumin treatment on apoptosis, necrosis and autophagy in a MCF-7 mammary adenocarcinoma and a MCF-12A healthy mammary epithelial cell line
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-03)
Breast cancer is currently the primary cause of cancer-related death in women worldwide. Conventional treatments such as radiation and chemotherapy have many deleterious and long lasting side-effects, some of which are ...
The modulation of various signal transduction pathways in colorectal carcinoma cells by docosahexaenoic acid
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Introduction: The ability of different polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs), especially n-3 PUFAs, to prevent the development of cancer has been under intense investigation the past three decades. Numerous ...