Metformin treatment modulates the tumour-induced wasting effects in muscle protein metabolism minimising the cachexia in tumour-bearing rats

Metformin treatment modulates the tumour-induced wasting effects in muscle protein metabolism minimising the cachexia in tumour-bearing rats

Andre G. Oliveira, Maria Cristina C. Gomes-Marcondes

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Background: Cancer-cachexia state frequently induces both fat and protein wasting, leading to death. In this way, the knowledge of the mechanism of drugs and their side effects can be a new feature to treat and to have success, contributing to a better life quality for these patients. Metformin is...

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Metformin treatment modulates the tumour-induced wasting effects in muscle protein metabolism minimising the cachexia in tumour-bearing rats

Andre G. Oliveira, Maria Cristina C. Gomes-Marcondes


										

Metformin treatment modulates the tumour-induced wasting effects in muscle protein metabolism minimising the cachexia in tumour-bearing rats

Andre G. Oliveira, Maria Cristina C. Gomes-Marcondes

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    BMC cancer

    Vol. 16 (2016), n. art. 418