Influence of blood components and faeces on the in vitro cancericidal activity of povidone–iodine

@article{Basha1998InfluenceOB,
  title={Influence of blood components and faeces on the in vitro cancericidal activity of povidone–iodine},
  author={G. Basha and F. Penninckx and P. Yap},
  journal={British Journal of Surgery},
  year={1998},
  volume={85}
}
  • G. Basha, F. Penninckx, P. Yap
  • Published 1998
  • Medicine
  • British Journal of Surgery
  • Tumoricidal agents have been used to kill viable exfoliated tumour cells following colorectal cancer surgery. Recent in vivo experiments have thrown some doubt on the tumoricidal activity of povidone–iodine. 
    Benefits of Povidone-Iodine Solution in Colorectal Operations: Science or Legend
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    Diluted povidone-iodine inhibits tumor growth through apoptosis-induction and suppression of SOD activity.
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