TITLE

Present Status and Future Tendency of Cancer Research in Chinese Medicine

AUTHOR(S)
Zhang Yin; Lin Hong-Shen
PUB. DATE
September 2013
SOURCE
American Acupuncturist;Fall2013, Vol. 65, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information regarding status and future of research in Chinese medicine (CM) and oncology. It mentions the ongoing combination of the CM with chemotherapy and radiotherapy for toxicity reduction, herbal medicine for advanced stage patients and reduction of recurrences of metastasis. It states that modern medicine techniques have promoted research on the CM and Chinese herbs like direct killing of cancer cells, apoptosis of the cancer cells and topoisomerase suppression.
ACCESSION #
90618514

 

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