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Research Projects > 1994 Grantees

Interaction of Garlic and Selenium in the Inhibition of Breast Cancer

Project Description

Dr. Liu investigated the synergistic effect of allyl compounds within garlic and dietary selenium in the inhibition of experimentally DMBA-induced breast cancer. He also studied the mechanism of action by which the various garlic compounds influence the ability of selenite to depress DMBA-DNA binding and determine the optimal combination of these substances to maximize the reduction of this binding.

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