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A Possibility of Synergism between Corynebacterium parvum and Lentinan, Serotonin, or Thyroid Hormone in Potentiation of Host Resistance against Cancer

  • Kazuko Ishimura
  • Yukiko Y. Maeda
  • Goro Chihara

Abstract

There is some reliable evidence that shows the presence of a resistance to cancer intrinsic in a human body, such as the correlation between senility and cancer incidence, the low metastatic rate against the number of tumor cells in blood flow, and the spontaneous cure of cancer observed in some cases. To clarify the mechanism of this resistance and to find a substance that would increase this resistance seems to be one of the important means in opening a way for new therapy in the treatment of cancer.

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Antitumor Activity Edible Mushroom Bordetella Pertussis Hydrocortisone Acetate Anticomplementary Activity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kazuko Ishimura
    • 1
  • Yukiko Y. Maeda
    • 1
  • Goro Chihara
    • 1
  1. 1.National Cancer Center Research InstituteTokyoJapan

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