Broccoli Sprouts Linked To Bladder Cancer Protection  
2/28/2008 8:19:11 AM

A concentrated extract from broccoli sprouts may cut the development of bladder cancer by more than 50 per cent, according to results of an animal study. The study adds to an ever-growing body of science, particularly human epidemiologic studies, that report a protective effect of cruciferous vegetables for bladder cancer (for example, International Journal of Cancer, Vol. 120, pp. 2208-2213)