Effects of mitomycin C on radiation-induced cell death in human cervical squamous cell carcinomas.

@article{Tanaka2005EffectsOM,
  title={Effects of mitomycin C on radiation-induced cell death in human cervical squamous cell carcinomas.},
  author={Toshiyuki Tanaka and Naohiko Umesaki},
  journal={European journal of gynaecological oncology},
  year={2005},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={411-4}
}
In order to find an effective protocol for chemoradiotherapy with mitomycin C (MMC) for advanced cervical cancer patients, effects of both MMC and irradiation on chemoradiosensitivity were examined using the radiosensitive human cervical squamous cell carcinoma cell line ME180. MMC and low doses of irradiation did not affect radiosensitivity of the cells. A… CONTINUE READING