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Dietary Glucarate-Mediated Inhibition of Mammary Carcinogenesis (1986)

Title:

Dietary Glucarate-Mediated Inhibition of Mammary Carcinogenesis

Key words:

glucarolactone, glucaric acid, glucarate

Research Institution:

University of Texas System Cancer Center

Location:

Texas

Researcher:

Zbigniew Walaszek

Project Description:

Dr. Walaszek sought to identify plant sources rich in a potent beta-glucuronidase inhibitor, called glucarolactone, or its precursors, glucaric acid and glucarate, to determine if these compounds inhibit the development of breast cancer.

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