marine organism capable of treating cancer without side effects
British scientists from the University of Salford in Manchester, the ability of a marine organism to treat many cancers without side effects.
The researchers discovered that the special sugars found in oysters would make it possible to produce drugs comparable to chemical drugs that treat cancers of the blood, breast, lung and colon.
Scientists said that oyster-derived drugs had no side effects unlike chemotherapy drugs.
The researchers stressed that the medicines extracted from some oysters will be used primarily for the treatment of children with these types of cancer ,.
Chemotherapy has significant adverse effects on children and their bodies in the growth period, scientists note.