Resveratrol may protect against a mutant protein found in half of all malignant tumors

Resveratrol may protect against a mutant protein found in half of all malignant tumors

 

Resveratrol may protect against a mutant protein found in half of all malignant tumors

A Brazilian study shows the action of resveratrol on the inhibition of amyloid aggregates of mutant p53 protein, a mutation found in more than half of malignant tumors

Danielly C. Ferraz da Costa, Nathali P.C. Campos Ronimara A. Santos, Francisca Hildemagna Guedes-da-Silva, Mafalda Maria D.C. Martins-Dinis, Letícia Zanphorlin, Carlos Ramos, Luciana P. Rangel and Jerson L. Silva Resveratrol prevents p53 aggregation in vitro and in breast cancer cells Oncotarget. 2018; 9:29112-29122. https://doi.org/10.18632/oncotarget.25631