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Scientists have found a new way to fight breast cancer

UNITED STATES (OBSERVATORY) – Spanish specialists were able to destroy breast cancer cells, stopping the development of the defensive mechanism of the disease. This study is a breakthrough in the fight against a dangerous disease.

This was reported by Cancer Cell.

Cancer cells are constantly divided. The reason for this process is the continuous work of the p38alpha protein, which restores their DNA.

Scientists from the Institute of Biomedical Research in Barcelona were able to stop the activity of protein with the help of inhibitors (substances that slow down physiological and physicochemical processes) and drugs used in chemotherapy.

Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer, which is the third most common cause of female death.

More than 40 thousand Russians every year develops breast cancer. According to experts, regular breast examinations reduce the number of deaths from this disease.

Belgian researchers reported on the mechanisms responsible for the development of the breast. Also, experts said that these mechanisms can determine the predisposition to breast cancer.