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Dietary folate interventions in a mouse model of castration recurrent prostate cancer.

Project Description

In Dr. Smiraglia’s new study, he is comparing the development of prostate cancer in mice fed a folate-restricted diet to mice that are fed a diet that is supplemented with folate. He hopes to show that dietary folate restriction, when combined with androgen deprivation therapy, will result in decreased cancer recurrence.

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