Effect of caffeine on the antitumor effect of cisplatin in human hepatocellular carcinoma cells
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Poster
- By: ARIMORI, Kazuhiko (University of Miyazaki, Pharmacy, Miyazaki, Japan)
- Co-author(s): Kazuhiko Arimori:|Yohei Kawano:|Masashi Nagata:|Takafumi Kohno:|Akihiro Ichimiya:|Tomoaki Toyama:|Tomomi Iwakiri:|Manabu Okumura:
Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) represents an increasing burden of disease worldwide. It is the fifth most common cancer and is the third most common cause of cancer-related mortality in the world. Caffeine is thought to increase the antitumor effect of cisplatin or DNA-damaging agents because it is known that caffeine inhibits DNA repair... The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.