Curcumin compound improves effectiveness of head and neck cancer treatment, U-M study finds - EurekAlert (article link)
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21 May 2011
- Published: 21 May 2011
(University of Michigan Health System) A primary reason that head and neck cancer treatments fail is the tumor cells become resistant to chemotherapy drugs. Now, researchers at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center have found that a compound derived from the Indian spice curcumin can help cells overcome that resistance.