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enzyme

[en-zime] a protein that starts, helps, or speeds up the rate of chemical reactions in living cells.

Enzyme Therapy

... For example, the approved chemotherapy drug asparaginase is an enzyme.
Some enzymes are also used for other serious illnesses. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/pharmacologicalandbiologicaltreatment/enzyme-therapy

Targeted Therapy

... Enzyme inhibitors may be called different names based on the enzymes they
block: • Tyrosine kinase inhibitors (tie-ruh-seen kine-ace) ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003024-pdf.pdf

How does targeted therapy work? | The American Cancer ...

... longer, even without adding other drugs. Enzyme inhibitors may be called
different names based on the enzymes they block: ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/targetedtherapy/targeted-therapy-how-work

Bromelain

... and tolerance of an oral enzyme combination in painful osteoarthritis of the
hip. A double-blind, randomised study comparing oral enzymes with non ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/bromelain

American Cancer Society Nobel Laureates | American Cancer ...

... PhD 1972, Nobel Prize in Chemistry Discovered how enzymes assume their ...
or Medicine Discovered RNA polymerase, an enzyme that synthesizes ...

http://www.cancer.org/research/acsresearchers/american-cancer-society-nobel-laureates

Pharmacological and Biological Treatment

... Enzyme therapy involves taking enzyme supplements as an alternative form
of cancer treatment. Enzymes are natural proteins that stimulate and ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/pharmacologicalandbiologicaltreatment/index

Types of targeted therapy used today | American Cancer ...

... This enzyme inhibitor may be used to treat multiple myeloma that does not ...
A proteasome is a complex of enzymes that helps destroy proteins that ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/targetedtherapy/targeted-therapy-types

Megadatabases: The Future of Cancer Research?

... biopsy. There is an enzyme in the body which converts tamoxifen into its
active form. ... tamoxifen. The enzyme is called CYP2D6. ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2009/06/02/megadatabases-the-future-of-cancer-research.aspx

Metabolic Therapy

... also includes the drug laetrile (see Colon Therapy, Enzyme Therapy, Imagery ...
treatment includes dietary supplements (such as enzymes and large ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/dietandnutrition/metabolic-therapy

Pharmacological and Biological Treatment

... Enzyme therapy involves taking enzyme supplements as an alternative form
of cancer treatment. Enzymes are natural proteins that stimulate and ...

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