- Promoting apoptosis (cell death)
- Inhibiting the known pathways that cancers use to develop ie... VEG-F or NF kappa B, MMPs (and that many new cancer drugs work on)
- Decreasing the side effects of toxic cancer drugs.
Inhibitory effect of a mixture containing ascorbic acid, lysine, proline and green tea extract on critical parameters in angiogenesis.This research is based on off the shelf nutrients available in probably any health food store.
silibinin is an extracted component of Milk Thistle.Baicalein is the exracted component of the chinese herb scutellaria huang qin. I use this herb frequently for many conditions.
If you click through to the links in the pubmed you will see numerous studies for each of the herbs and nutrients I have listed. The point is that there are many natural ways to prevent and treat cancer. This kind of stuff abounds. The use of these substances in the preventitive approach is relatively simple because everything listed here is non-toxic. How they may interact with on-going conventional therapy is another matter entirely that needs examination on a case by case basis.