GREAT NEWS - GREAT NEWS - GREAT NEWS

So glad we can finally share this!

Austin Health and the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness & Research Centre, with support from the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre (VCCC), will conduct a trial to understand how the miraculin protein from the berry Synsepalum dulcificum impacts taste for patients with cancer undertaking chemotherapy treatments. Scheduled to commence later this year.

RESEARCH

To learn more about Miracle fruit and its taste-modifying activity, check out the following links:

 

ABC SCIENCE (AUSTRALIA)

http://www.abc.net.au/science/articles/2011/10/04/3331691.htm

 

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY (USA)

http://ascopubs.org/doi/abs/10.1200/jco.2010.28.15_suppl.e19523

 

MEMORIAL SLOAN KETTERING CANCER CENTRE (USA)

https://www.mskcc.org/cancer-care/integrative-medicine/herbs/synsepalum-dulcificum

 

US NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE/NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH (USA)

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23022943

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24491731

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21535817