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Glynn SA, O'Sullivan D, Eustace AJ, Clynes M, O'Donovan N
2008
January
BMC Cancer
The 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-coenzyme A reductase inhibitors, simvastatin, lovastatin and mevastatin inhibit proliferation and invasion of melanoma cells.
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A number of recent studies have suggested that cancer incidence rates may be lower in patients receiving statin treatment for hypercholesterolemia. We examined the effects of statin drugs on in vitro proliferation, migration and invasion of melanoma cells.
10.1186/1471-2407-8-9
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