Published in Women's Health Weekly, May 22nd, 2003
According to a study from Croatia, "Numerous studies have demonstrated that the levels of cyclooxygenase (COX), the enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of arachidonic acid to prostaglandin H-2, and of prostaglandins are higher in various tumors and cells during inflammation than in normal tissues.
"The aim of the present study was to analyze whether COX-2 isoform expression was noticeably higher in fine-needle aspirates (FNA) from breast carcinoma than in FNA from fibroadenoma and fibrocystic breast tissue....
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