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Author McCarthy, Lisa Jane

Title Assessment of shark cartilage extract from two commercially viable species / by Lisa Jane McCarthy
Published [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2008


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 MELB  616.99406 Mcc/Aos  AVAILABLE
Description xxi, 288 leaves : illustrations ; 30 cm
Summary This study provided initial evidence that extract derived from the cartilage of two commercially available Australian shark species, may potentially, be effective in the inhibition of tumour growth, whilst also showing that the species and maturity level, but not the gender of the shark, influenced the amount of extract obtained
Notes Submitted to the School of Life and Environmental Sciences of the Faculty of Science and Technology, Deakin University
Degree conferred 2010
Thesis (M.Sc.)--Deakin University, Victoria, 2008
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (leaves 278-288)
Subject Shark cartilage -- Therapeutic use.
Neovascularization inhibitors -- Therapeutic use.
Tumors -- Blood-vessels.
Genre/Form Academic theses.
Author Deakin University. Faculty of Science and Technology.
Deakin University. School of Life and Environmental Sciences