Popular Science News | Yew Tree Chemotherapy

Links

Ken Dunn

Help NCFP – Use AMAZON

We get 4% from Amazon so when ordering CLICK BELOW

Local Businesses

Who's Online

67 visitors online now
13 guests, 54 bots, 0 members

Archives

Popular Science News | Yew Tree Chemotherapy

220px English Yew close 250 150x150 Popular Science News | Yew Tree ChemotherapyPopular Science News – Yew Tree needles have been used for chemotherapy for a long time, in the manufacture of the drugs Docetaxel and Paclitaxel. This is not the first time the yew has been used in medicine. In 1021, a herbal drug “Zarnab” was used as a cardiac medicine, and it was not known until the 1960s when it was discovered to be a calcium channel blocker drug. In the Central Himalayas, the plant is used as a treatment for breast and ovarian cancer.

pf button Popular Science News | Yew Tree Chemotherapy
share save 256 24 Popular Science News | Yew Tree Chemotherapy

Comments are closed.