Chinese folk treatment reveals power of arsenic to treat cancer, new studies under way.

@article{Hede2007ChineseFT,
  title={Chinese folk treatment reveals power of arsenic to treat cancer, new studies under way.},
  author={Karyn Hede},
  journal={Journal of the National Cancer Institute},
  year={2007},
  volume={99 9},
  pages={667-8}
}
  • Karyn Hede
  • Published 2007 in Journal of the National Cancer Institute
alongside chemotherapy. The full results will be presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting in June. “We feel like this study strongly suggests that arsenic needs to be part of the initial treatment for patients with [APL],” said Bayard Powell, M.D., of Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, N.C., principal investigator of the study. “We do not yet have the information to answer whether it is better here [to maintain remission] or better to use as the very fi rst treatment… CONTINUE READING

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