Beta-endorphins and cancer: holistic insight
- Journal of Cancer Prevention & Current Research
Endorphins are endomorphine produced in the pituitary gland. In the three types of endorphins, betaendorphins are abundant endorphin, a precursor of POMC (Proopiomelanocortin). Mechanisms of actions of betaendorphins includes analgesic, stress buster, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, and anti-tumor activity. It will be used in holistic preventive, therapeutic, palliative, and health promotive in management of cancer without adverse effects and inexpensive. This article highlights about the betaendorphins in holistic management of cancer.
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