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Fatty Acid Synthesis as a Novel Chemotherapeutic Target: Therapeutic Consequences of Dietary Fatty Acids (1994)

Title:

Fatty Acid Synthesis as a Novel Chemotherapeutic Target: Therapeutic Consequences of Dietary Fatty Acids

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Research Institution:

The Johns Hopkins University

Location:

Maryland

Researcher:

Francis P Kuhajda

Project Description:

Dr. Kuhajda explored the role of endogenous fatty acid synthesis in malignant and non-malignant cells, as well as the relationship of dietary fatty acids in the regulation of cell proliferation. He also tested the differential ability of dietary fatty acids to inhibit cell proliferation in normal and cancer cells.

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