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'Birthwort' folk remedy tied to cancer
JOHNS HOPKINS / STONY BROOK (US) — New research links a compound in a traditional herbal medicine called “birthwort” to cancer of the upper urinary tract. Genomic sequencing experts and pharmacologists identified signature cancer-causing genetic ...
Genomics Ties Herbal Birthwort to Cancer
Aristolochia clematitis, also known as European birthwort. (Source: H.
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