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Role of Vitamins in Leukemia Therapy (1993)


Role of Vitamins in Leukemia Therapy

Key words:

retinoic acid, leukemia

Research Institution:

Cornell University


New York


Andrew Yen

Project Description:

This renewal grant was a continuation of Dr. Yen�s work on how retinoic acid (vitamin A) induces a change in tumor expression in leukemic cells. Overall the goal of this grant was to design a chemotherapeutic regime using retinoic acid, as a prototype, to help treat individuals with leukemia.

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