Therapeutic Areas – Cancer2019-03-27T19:14:26+00:00

Therapeutic Areas – Cancer

Ireland’s leading cancer research institution, University College Dublin (UCD), hosts an ambitious project to screen multiple plant derived compounds across a range of cancers. This programme, co-funded by the Irish Research Council, has been running since early 2018 has already shown that some of the plant-based compounds have significant anti-cancer cell properties, including being able to slow the replication rate, or rate of growth, of  aggressive prostate cancer cells.