Toshiyuki Murai * Cholesterol lowering : role in cancer prevention and treatment

@inproceedings{Murai2014ToshiyukiM,
  title={Toshiyuki Murai * Cholesterol lowering : role in cancer prevention and treatment},
  author={T. Murai},
  year={2014}
}
  • T. Murai
  • Published 2014
The accumulation of cholesterol is a general feature of cancer tissue, and recent evidence suggests that cholesterol plays critical roles in the progression of cancers, including breast, prostate, and colorectal cancers. The dysregulation of metabolic pathways, including those involved in cholesterol biosynthesis, is implicated in tumor development and cancer progression. Lipid rafts are highly dynamic cholesterol-enriched domains of the cell membrane, involved in various cellular functions… CONTINUE READING