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Thursday, 29 October 2009

Curry is a 'cure for cancer'

SCIENTISTS have discovered a potential cure for cancer — CURRY.
A molecule located in a spice from the Indian dish was found to kill the diseased cells within 24 HOURS.

Now boffins hope the ingredient could be used as an anti-cancer treatment.

The shock discovery was made after the chemical curcumin — found in the turmeric spice — was tested to fight cancer of the oesophagus in a laboratory.

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