Estrone and progesterone inhibit the growth of murine MC38 colon cancer line.

@article{Motylewska2009EstroneAP,
  title={Estrone and progesterone inhibit the growth of murine MC38 colon cancer line.},
  author={Ewelina Motylewska and Gabriela Mełeń-Mucha},
  journal={The Journal of steroid biochemistry and molecular biology},
  year={2009},
  volume={113 1-2},
  pages={75-9}
}
The unsatisfactory effectiveness of reference chemotherapy in colon cancer (fluorouracil - FU) results in continuous search for agents, which could enhance the action of FU. Some epidemiological data such as a decreased risk of colorectal cancer among menopausal women receiving hormonal replacement therapy indicate the role of female sex hormones in the… CONTINUE READING