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Active Compounds Found in Ganoderma Lucidum Fungus with Potential to Treat Prostate Cancer


12/12/2007 11:26:07 PM

A new development in the fight against cancer: Recent research at the University of Haifa found that molecules found in common fungus Ganoderma lucidum aid in suppressing some of the mechanisms involved in the progression of prostate cancer. The main action of the fungus: disrupting androgen receptor activity and impeding the proliferation of cancerous cells.

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