The cholesterol drug ‘that kills prostate cancer’

  • Tumours, such as prostate cancer, need cholesterol to build their cell walls
  • Chemical known as RO 48-8071 cuts their cholesterol production, forces cancerous cells to fall apart and die
  • Professor Salman Hyder, from the University of Missouri, led the research 
  • Hyder’s team found that the drug killed cancer cells in the laboratory

Daily Mail Reporter

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