Sprouts and Melanoma

Melanoma is a serious health risk. To learn more about the role sprouts can play in the lives of those who are at-risk, please review the list of studies we have gathered on the topic.

"Development of sulforaphane-encapsulated microspheres for cancer epigenetic therapy." Int J Pharm. 2009 Nov 14. Do DP, Pai SB, Rizvi SA, D'Souza MJ. Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM), 1858 W. Grandview Blvd., Erie, PA 16509, USA.

"Sulforaphane and 2-oxohexyl isothiocyanate induce cell growth arrest and apoptosis in L-1210 leukemia and ME-18 melanoma cells", Oncol Rep. 2003 Nov-Dec;10(6):2045-50. Misiewicz I, Skupinska K, Kasprzycka-Guttman T. Confocal Microscopy Laboratory, National Institute of Public Health, 00-725 Warsaw, Chelmska 30/34, Poland.