Antitumor effect of ascorbic acid, lysine, proline, arginine, and green tea extract on bladder cancer cell line T-24.

@article{Roomi2006AntitumorEO,
  title={Antitumor effect of ascorbic acid, lysine, proline, arginine, and green tea extract on bladder cancer cell line T-24.},
  author={M Waheed Roomi and V. Ivanov and Tatiana Kalinovsky and Aleksandra Niedzwiecki and Matthias Rath},
  journal={International journal of urology : official journal of the Japanese Urological Association},
  year={2006},
  volume={13 4},
  pages={415-9}
}
AIMS Bladder cancer, the fourth highest incident cancer in men and tenth in women, is associated with a high rate of recurrence, even when treated in situ, and prognosis is poor once the cancer metastasizes to distant sites. Based on anticancer properties, we investigated the effect of a mixture of lysine, proline, arginine, ascorbic acid, and green tea extract on human bladder cancer cells T-24 by measuring: proliferation, matrix metalloproteinase (MMP) expression, and cancer cell invasive… CONTINUE READING