The Huffington Post

Friday, December 21, 2012

Mistletoe may have a use beyond facilitating holiday romance — it could also play a role in the fight against cancer.

Researchers from the University of Adelaide found that mistletoe extract is effective in killing colon cancer cells in a lab setting, and seemed to have an even more potent effect on the cells compared with chemotherapy (all while not being as harsh on healthy cells as the chemotherapy).

Read the full article>>