Factors influencing the inhibitory effect of selenium on mice inoculated with Ehrlich ascites tumor cells

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Science  15 Aug 1980:
Vol. 209, Issue 4458, pp. 825-827
DOI: 10.1126/science.7406957


Selenium, administered to mice with Ehrlich ascites tumors, effectively limited tumor growth. The response was dependent on the chemical form and dose of selenium administered. At the doses administered, there were no detectable adverse effects to the host.

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