Cholesterol depletion by methyl-β-cyclodextrin augments tamoxifen induced cell death by enhancing its uptake in melanoma

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Despite modern advances in treatment, skin cancer is still one of the most common causes of death in the western countries. Chemotherapy plays an important role in melanoma management. Tamoxifen has been used either alone or in- combination with other chemotherapeutic agents to treat melanoma. However, response rate of tamoxifen as a single agent has been… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1476-4598-13-204

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@inproceedings{Mohammad2014CholesterolDB, title={Cholesterol depletion by methyl-β-cyclodextrin augments tamoxifen induced cell death by enhancing its uptake in melanoma}, author={Naoshad Mohammad and Parmanand Malvi and Avtar Singh Meena and Shivendra Singh and Balkrishna Chaube and Garikapati Vannuruswamy and Mahesh J Kulkarni and Manoj Bhat}, booktitle={Molecular Cancer}, year={2014} }