John Libbey Eurotext

Magnesium Research


Response to the letter to the editor Volume 23, numéro 1, March 2010


Auteur(s) : Federica I Wolf The correspondence by Micke et al. points to the debated role of magnesium in tumor treatment. We addressed this issue in recent papers and in a lecture at the 12th International Magnesium Symposium held in Iasi, Romania, September 22-25, 2009 [1-3]. Moderate to severe hypomagnesemia induced by antitumor therapy with tubulotoxic chemotherapeutics or anti EGF receptor antibody may contribute to the inhibition of tumor growth as well as neoangiogenesis. From this [...]