Review Article: Vitamin C Progress Apoptosis in Breast Cancer

  • Alaa A. Abdulrazzaq AL-Rasheed University College, Baghdad, IRAQ
Keywords: vitamin C, antioxidant, X-ray, breast cancer


The cancer of breast is virulence in female and is curable in ~70–80% of patients. The vitamin type C is an essential vitamin and consider as an anti-oxidant, so this vitamin could recover the supply for oxygen, stopping the destroy of DNA and other impact necessary in cancer processing. The vitamin C indicate as an active anticancer as the concentricity were monitor in this cancer therapy. The concentricity of this vitamin has a main function in cancer-rising or cancer suppression. These studies have shown a relationship   between the vitamin and increase death-rate of breast cancer, so it’s important to detect the anticancer prospective of vitamin C to detect the different among its effect in healthy and damage cells, especially these studies conducted that this difference could depend on the vitamin c concentration. These studies indicate that large doses of vitamin c could decrease the effect of some cancer therapy such as radiation and chemotherapy.


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How to Cite
Abdulrazzaq, A. A. (2021). Review Article: Vitamin C Progress Apoptosis in Breast Cancer. International Journal for Research in Applied Sciences and Biotechnology, 8(6), 84-89.