Evaluation of the anticancer potential of Manuka and strawberry tree honey on a 3D model of colon...

Employer
Università Politecnica delle Marche
Location
Italy
Posted
October 16 2017
Discipline
Life Sciences, Biology
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

The research project has the aim to evaluate in vitro the possible anticancer effect of two different kind of honey (Manuka and Straberry tree honeys) in a 3D model of colon cancer cells. There should be evaluated markers of cytotoxicity, apoptosis, cell proliferation, cell migration and of cell metabolism; further studies will regards the role played by oxidative stress with special focus on the molecular mechanisms involved.



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