Studies on antitumor activity spectrum of doxycycline

Bo Chen, Hong-gang Zhou, Wei Wang, Wen-guang Gu, Dong Zhao, Peng Wang


In this study, in vitro (21 kinds of cell lines) and in vivo (four kinds of tumor-bearing mouse models) experiments were performedto determine the anticancer effect of doxycycline. This drug may elicit a strong inhibitory effect on cancer cells and improve thesurvival condition of mice. This study also preliminarily investigated the inhibitory effect of doxycycline on different kinds oftumor cells.

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Journal of Solid Tumors

ISSN 1925-4067(Print)   ISSN 1925-4075(Online)

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