Amino acid restricting diet could ‘starve’ cancer


  • International Medical Press
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Eating a diet that restricts certain amino acids could be used as an additional treatment in some cancer cases, says Cancer Research UK.

Researchers at the Cancer Research UK Beaston Institute and the University of Glasgow found that removing the amino acids serine and glycine from the diet coul...