Published in Cancer Weekly, May 8th, 2007
Study 1: Scientists discuss in "Therapeutic anticancer efficacy of a synthetic diazonamide analog in the absence of overt toxicity" new findings in cancer. "Blocking cell division through the inhibition of mitosis is one of the most successful clinical strategies for the treatment of cancer. Taxanes and vinca alkaloids are in widespread use and have demonstrated substantive therapeutic efficacy," researchers in the United States report.
"Both classes of compounds bind directly to tubulin, a structural component of the mitotic spindle. The ubiquitous...
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