Published in Health and Medicine Week, October 10th, 2005
"Pancreatic cancer constitutes an entity which is difficult to treat and, therefore, mostly fatal. Since heavy water D2 O was shown to be active in various cancer cell lines in vitro and in vivo, we now investigated its effects in human pancreatic tumor cells. The cytotoxic effects of D2 O were examined in three pancreatic cancer cell lines (AsPC-1, BxPC-3 and PANC-1)," scientists in Austria reported.
"Induction of apoptosis was determined by Hoechst/propidium iodide double staining and cell cycle distribution was...
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