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Featuring Demian Dressler, DVM and Susan Ettinger, DVM, Dip. ACVIM (Oncology), authors of The Dog Cancer Survival Guide.

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There were many studies, articles and books Dr. Dressler and Dr. Ettinger used when writing The Dog Cancer Survival Guide. Here is a list of the most important references about the use of garlic.

Please note that in vivo and clinical use citations were included whenever possible. We have also included links to the papers, where available. Most of the papers are found on the National Institute of Health’s online library, PubMed.

Possible mechanism by which allyl sulfides suppress neoplastic cell proliferation. Knowles LM, Milner JA. J Nutr. 2001 Mar;131(3s):1061S-6S.

Reversal of P-glycoprotein-mediated multidrug resistance by diallyl sulfide in K562 leukemic cells and in mouse liver. Arora A, Seth K and Shukla Y. Carcinogenesis. 2004 Jun;25(6):941-9. Epub 2004 Jan 16.

Antiproliferative effects of allium derivatives from garlic. Pinto JT and Rivlin RS. J Nutr. 001 Mar;131(3s):1058S-60S.

Garlic and cancer: a critical review of the epidemiologic literature. Fleischauer AT and Arab L. J Nutr. 2001 Mar;131(3s):1032S-40S.

About the Author: Dog Cancer Vet Team

There is a whole team of dog lovers behind Dog Cancer Vet and, and we're here to help, because we understand what it's like to deal with dog cancer. We work for Maui Media, the book publisher which includes paperback and digital copies of the best-selling animal health book Dog Cancer Survival Guide: Full Spectrum Treatments to Optimize Your Dog's Life Quality and Longevity. This must-read book is available everywhere books are sold in paperback, and digital formats (iPad, Kindle, Nook). It is authored by our veterinarian bloggers Dr. Demian Dressler, and Dr. Susan Ettinger, DVM, ACVIM (Oncology).

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