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Cancer-fighting component found in tomatoes

By: Mohan Garikiparithi | Friday, November 13, 2015 - 12:00 PM
Cancer-fighting component found in tomatoes

New research suggests that tomatoes contain a cancer-fighting component known as lycopene. Lycopene is what gives tomatoes their red pigment, and researchers from the University of Illinois found it was effective in reducing the size of prostate tumors in animal… Read More