Lemongrass EO + DNA Damage, Cancer

RESEARCH: Protective effect of Lemongrass essential oil against DNA damage and cancer.

This 2010 study investigated the effect of oral treatment with Lemongrass essential oil on DNA damage in leukocytes caused by a specific known carcinogen, mutagen, and teratogen. It also investigated the anti-carcinogenic activity of Lemongrass essential oil.

They found that Lemongrass essential oil provided protective action against DNA damage and a potential anticarcinogenic activity against mammary carcinogenesis in female mice!

Read more here: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/jat.1593/abstract



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