Effect of warfarin on formation and growth of pre-neoplastic lesions in chemically induced colorectal cancer in the rat.


Anticoagulant drugs are known to have an effect on tumour growth. However, the mechanisms by which they act are poorly understood, and have therefore been investigated in this study. Wistar rats were given eight weekly subcutaneous injections of azoxymethane, at a dose of 10 mg kg-1 week-1. Following this they were randomized into two groups: a control… (More)


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