GABA-receptor agonist, propofol inhibits invasion of colon carcinoma cells.

@article{Miao2010GABAreceptorAP,
  title={GABA-receptor agonist, propofol inhibits invasion of colon carcinoma cells.},
  author={Yufeng Miao and Youwei Zhang and Haijun Wan and Longbang Chen and Fang Wang},
  journal={Biomedicine & pharmacotherapy = Biomedecine & pharmacotherapie},
  year={2010},
  volume={64 9},
  pages={583-8}
}
Propofol (2,6-diisopropylphenol), one of the most commonly used intravenous anaesthetic agents during cancer resection surgery, has been reported to have the ability of influencing the invasion of human cancer cells. In the present study, using the human colon carcinoma cell line LOVO, we demonstrated that propofol stimulation significantly decreased the… CONTINUE READING