10 Year Study Discovers 2 New Anti-Cancer Molecules in this Super Spice

Written by on December 11, 2015 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 17 Comments

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By Sanjana Gupta | India Times

The researchers were inspired by the healing properties of turmeric (haldi) and studied it for 10 years.

Researchers from the Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya (RGPV), Bhopal said they were inspired by turmeric, because it is a time-tested remedy. “Inspired by the healing properties of turmeric, which is available in every household and is considered to be an effective antiseptic that can be given to almost everyone to treat various ailments, we have studied it deeply for almost 10 long years and discovered two new molecules,” said Vice Chancellor of RGPV, Professor Piyush Trivedi.


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Their research helped them discover two new anti-carcinogenic molecules, code named CTR-17 and CTR-20.

“The molecules elicit anticancer activity through a mechanism that involves obstruction of cancer cell division by inhibiting tubulin, a protein which is important for many important cellular functions, including chromosome segregation during cell division, intracellular transport, development and maintenance of cell shape, cell motility and distribution of molecules on cell membranes,” said doctoral student Dr. C. Karthikeyan.

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  1. 1030864553611600@facebook.com' Jane Evans says:

    Well why not just put the name of it then let us weed through loads of adverts to find. .seriously i am fed up of this

  2. 1030864553611600@facebook.com' Jane Evans says:

    It’s turmeric isn’t it oh hallalugha

  3. 10208172875309192@facebook.com' Wojtek Lagodzki Soulsteela says:

    Turmeric

  4. 975840159126655@facebook.com' Loraine Hill says:

    Without reading, it has to be turmeric. It is a wonderful anti-inflammatory.

  5. 1027568673941317@facebook.com' Mitch Blanco says:

    I FREAKING LOVE TURMERIC!!!!!!!!!!

  6. Renevintulan@gmail.com' Rene vintulan says:

    Hi julie i like ur turmeric news so much, thsnk a lot,,l use urine therapy for almost 8yrs n its very efktiv,,keep n touch pls,,

  7. 10153649384586708@facebook.com' Pamela Boyd says:

    Yup, tumeric!

  8. 10153186402621791@facebook.com' Felicia Battelli says:

    Turmeric

  9. 10153186402621791@facebook.com' Felicia Battelli says:

    I make a paste with turmeric cinnamon n honey and eat a teaspoon every morning.

  10. 102251403481868@facebook.com' Gitanjali Sharma says:

    GALANGAL?

  11. 1525965997729858@facebook.com' Irene Meredith says:

    Holy powder has worked 4 me p. L. E. A. S. E try it this is 4 real believe me I used tabs called curcumin 40000

  12. 1525965997729858@facebook.com' Irene Meredith says:

    Jane Evans I hav tried curcumin 40000 tabs it kills cancer cells I took them 4 three mts tis no con

  13. sorgfelt@protonmail.ch' Sorgfelt says:

    Turmeric/Curcumin is getting scarce, probably due to all of these articles.

  14. 861082667322318@facebook.com' Nurat Shittu says:

    Tumeric

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