1 α-Hydroxyvitamin D2 inhibits growth of human neuroblastoma

Abstract

Neuroblastoma is the most common extracranial solid tumor in childhood. The poor outcomes of patients with high-risk neuroblastoma have encouraged the search for new therapies. In the current study, the effect of the vitamin D analog 1α-hydroxyvitamin D2 (1α-OH-D2, doxercalciferol) was assessed in a mouse xenograft model of human neuroblastoma. Vitamin D… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11060-007-9418-z

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