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Scientists cure cancer, but no one takes notice

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Canadian researchers find a simple cure for cancer, but major pharmaceutical companies are not interested.
Researchers at the University of Alberta, in Edmonton, Canada have cured cancer last week, yet there is a little ripple in the news or in TV. It is a simple technique using very basic drug. The method employs dichloroacetate, which is currently used to treat metabolic disorders. So, there is no concern of side effects or about their long term effects.
This drug doesn’t require a patent, so anyone can employ it widely and cheaply compared to the costly cancer drugs produced by major pharmaceutical companies.
Canadian scientists tested this dichloroacetate (DCA) on human’s cells; it killed lung, breast and brain cancer cells and left the healthy cells alone. It was tested on Rats inflicted with severe tumors; their cells shrank when they were fed with water supplemented with DCA. The drug is widely available and the technique is easy to use, why the major drug companies are not involved? Or the Media interested in this find?
In human bodies there is a natural cancer fighting human cell, the mitochondria, but they need to be triggered to be effective. Scientists used to think that these mitochondria cells were damaged and thus ineffective against cancer. So they used to focus on glycolysis, which is less effective in curing cancer and more wasteful. The drug manufacturers focused on this glycolysis method to fight cancer. This DCA on the other hand doesn’t rely on glycolysis instead on mitochondria; it triggers the mitochondria which in turn fights the cancer cells.
The side effect of this is it also reactivates a process called apoptosis. You see, mitochondria contain an all-too-important self-destruct button that can't be pressed in cancer cells. Without it, tumors grow larger as cells refuse to be extinguished. Fully functioning mitochondria, thanks to DCA, can once again die.
With glycolysis turned off, the body produces less lactic acid, so the bad tissue around cancer cells doesn't break down and seed new tumors.
Pharmaceutical companies are not investing in this research because DCA method cannot be patented, without a patent they can’t make money, like they are doing now with their AIDS Patent. Since the pharmaceutical companies won’t develop this, the article says other independent laboratories should start producing this drug and do more research to confirm all the above findings and produce drugs. All the groundwork can be done in collaboration with the Universities, who will be glad to assist in such research and can develop an effective drug for curing cancer.
You can access the original research for this cancer here.
This article wants to raise awareness for this study, hope some independent companies and small startup will pick up this idea and produce these drugs, because the big companies won’t touch it for a long time.
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Mensagem em Qua 18 Maio 2011, 17:52 por GripÁ

In human bodies there is a natural cancer fighting human cell, the mitochondria, but they need to be triggered to be effective. Scientists used to think that these mitochondria cells were damaged and thus ineffective against cancer. (...) Fully functioning mitochondria, thanks to DCA, can once again(?) die.

Penso que o senhor que escreveu isto confunde mitocôndrias com células! Razz
Anyways, já tinha visto isto na net, inclusive o artigo científico, mas sou muito céptica x)
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Mensagem em Qui 19 Maio 2011, 11:40 por Muchacho Mascarado

isso não da dinheiro as farmacêuticas, claro que eles não querem saber. estes gajos não querem salvar pessoas querem é ganhar dinheiro.


e quando o cancro for curado vai já existe«ir uma nova doença a matar pessoas, a natureza tem de fazer o homem morrer xd
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Mensagem em Sex 20 Maio 2011, 20:55 por Amnesico

esta noticia veio no destak na quarta
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Mensagem em Sab 21 Maio 2011, 01:08 por Forda 3 CV

andam os cientistas a tentar fazer uma descoberta importante para a sociedade e depois a farmacias não querem porque não lhes dá lucro, eu juro k gostava de entender mas não consigo
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Mensagem em Sab 21 Maio 2011, 05:28 por Muchacho Mascarado

é como em africa andam todos em guerra para terem dinheiro e não querem saber cagam no povo, todos os paises em que não existe classe média, e muitos mais casos q deve haver

a ganancia é fds
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Mensagem em Qua 25 Maio 2011, 00:21 por Muchacho Mascarado



tinha que fazer isto xd
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Mensagem em Qua 25 Maio 2011, 00:22 por Forda 3 CV

Muchacho Mascarado escreveu:

tinha que fazer isto xd
lol, ta fixe

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