Nancy W. Davidson

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In recent years, various dietary components that can potentially be used for the prevention and treatment of cancer have been identified. In this study, we demonstrate that extract (FE) from the seeds of the plant Trigonella foenum graecum, commonly called fenugreek, are cytotoxic in vitro to a panel of cancer but not normal cells. Treatment with 10-15(More)
An Interdisciplinary Documentation Performance Improvement Task Force was created to evaluate and revise the documentation system at an academic medical center. The primary goal of the documentation project was to establish a standardized documentation system that reflected interdisciplinary planning of care for all of the organization's inpatient(More)
Recent evidence has implicated germ-line mutations of the p53 gene as the cause of cancer susceptibility in the Li-Fraumeni syndrome, associated with the development of breast cancer and other neoplasms. Furthermore, somatic mutations of the p53 gene have been detected in a high percentage of non-familial breast cancers. We therefore sought to identify(More)