Kefir induces cell-cycle arrest and apoptosis in HTLV-1-negative malignant T-lymphocytes

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BACKGROUND Adult lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is a malignancy that occurs in white blood cells. The overall cure rate in children is 85%, whereas it is only 40% in adults. Kefir is an important probiotic that contains many bioactive ingredients, which give it unique health benefits. It has been shown to control several cellular types of cancer. PURPOSE… (More)
DOI: 10.2147/CMR.S15109

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@inproceedings{Maalouf2011KefirIC, title={Kefir induces cell-cycle arrest and apoptosis in HTLV-1-negative malignant T-lymphocytes}, author={Katia Maalouf and Elias A.-H. Baydoun and Sandra Rizk}, booktitle={Cancer management and research}, year={2011} }