Metformin Shows Promise in Growth Hormone Secreting Pit Tumors

A recent study in the journal Oncotarget found that Metformin, a diabetes drug, inhibited the spread of cell lines in growth hormone secreting pituitary tumors, and induced cell death. Read the abstract here.


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