Vegetable Compounds Effective In Treating Triple-Negative Breast Cancer, Study Shows

From the Huffington Post – Broccoli and Brussels sprouts have their place on both sides of the good vs. good for you debate, but regardless of which side you’re on, researchers say there’s a new reason to bone up on both — breast health.

According to findings being presented at the 2012 American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) Annual Meeting and Exposition, a new compound created from a rich source in vegetables, including broccoli and brussel sprouts, has been developed to combat triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC), the particularly aggressive form of the disease that disproportionately affects black women.

Read more here

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>