Vitamin C studied as a Treatment for Cancer esp. Leukemia (2x)

Vitamin C studied as a Treatment for Cancer esp. Leukemia (2x)

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We review actually two separate studies on Vitamin C and cancer that were released within the same week ” Vitamin C may encourage blood cancer stem cells to die “, and “CRI scientists discover vitamin C regulates stem cell function, curbs leukemia development ” both focusing on the TET2 enzyme in regard to Stem Cells.

Citations: Restoration of TET2 Function Blocks Aberrant Self-Renewal and Leukemia Progression. Cell, 2017; DOI: 10.1016/j.cell.2017.07.032 / Ascorbate regulates haematopoietic stem cell function and leukaemogenesis Nature (2017) doi:10.1038/nature23876