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Pineapple is a Drug to Fight Cancer

Pineapple is a Drug to Fight Cancer

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A group of scientists in Australia announced that it discovered pineapple molecules as a very potent anticancer agent, which could result in the production of new drugs against the disease.

Scientists from the Institute for Medical Research in Queensland have reported that two molecules of bromelain, a substance derived from crushed pineapple stems that are used to soften meat, enlightening beer or staining of the skin.

One of the mentioned molecules stimulates immune system to destroy cancer cells, while other molecules block a certain protein in 30% of cases which affects the appearance of all cancers.

If the results of testing that started before two years of the safety said therapies are positive, the Institute will begin to seek trade partners to perform clinical tests on humans.