Month: June 2015


Anti-cancer Activity of Artificial Sweeteners

 A team of researchers discovered an anticancer activity of artificial sweeteners Saccharine and Thiosaccharine. According to these researchers, artificial sweeteners like Saccharine and Thiosaccharine, when conjugated with platinum, forming a platinum coordination complex (cisplatin) has anti-cancer activity. Cisplatin is a member of platinum-containing anticancer drugs. Its …