Malaria drug artesunate activates cancer cell-specific lysosomal cell death (University Heidelberg)

“Heidelberg scientists investigate cellular processes in the killing of breast cancer cells. The medicinal product artemisinin obtained from a medicinal plant can be used not only in the treatment of malaria, but also possibly in the treatment of cancer.”

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