Chillies could slow down metastasis in lung cancer

Last updated 12th Jul 2019 1 follower
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A pinboard by Flávia Oliveira

Former biomedical scientist, current scientific publishing professional.

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Scientists have found that the progression of lung cancer could be slowed down with the help of a compound that is found in the pungent pepper.

In 10 seconds? Capsaicin, a natural compound found in chilli peppers, is not only responsible for the spicy sensation on the palate but as researchers have found, it can suppress metastasis of ...