Research Shows Depletion of Cholesteryl Ester Impairs Prostate

By |March 10th, 2014|Medical Research News|Comments Off on Research Shows Depletion of Cholesteryl Ester Impairs Prostate

A breakthrough may be in sight for the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer, the second-leading cause of cancer-related mortality in American men. Researchers have found that bringing down the levels of cholesteryl ester significantly impairs prostate cancer cell proliferation. Cholesteryl ester storage disease is characterized by the accumulation of harmful amounts of lipids in [...]