[TS-d as an adjuvant for cancer radiotherapy].

  title={[TS-d as an adjuvant for cancer radiotherapy].},
  author={Shuguo Li},
  journal={Zhongguo yi xue ke xue yuan xue bao. Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinicae},
  volume={15 6},
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TS-d is a rough polysaccharide obtained from polyporaceae JB-2, 615, Kunming mice and rabbit and S180, MA737 tumors were used to study the effects of TS-d. Preliminary results indicated that TS-d is an effective radioprotective and antineoplastic drug with low toxicity and few side effects. When TS-d was injected i.p. to mice at a dosage of 400 mg/kg 60 min before 8.5Gy gamma-irradiation, the survival rate of mice was increased by 43% (P < 0.05) as compared with control. When 400 mg/kg of TS-d… CONTINUE READING