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Selenium and Prostate Cancer (1999)

Title:

Selenium and Prostate Cancer

Key words:

dietary selenium

Research Institution:

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Location:

Massachusetts

Researcher:

Arthur J Sytkowski

Project Description:

Dr. Stykowski investigated the mechanism by which dietary selenium suppresses prostate cancer, presumably through a selenium binding protein that may be a growth-regulating protein, which is deficient in prostate cancer cells.

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