Antti Heikkilää pilkattiin julmasti sen vuosi, että hän mainitsi kirjassaan C-vitamiinin syövän yhteydessä. C-vitamiinin mahdollisuuksista syövän ehkäisyssä ja tukihoitona on kuitenkin menossa isoja tutkimuksia.New Zealand Herald: Vitamin C could be a powerful weapon to fighting cancer, research says
For a while now there has been little reliable information available for patients and doctors due to an absence of good clinical studies. But that is now changing," Vissers said.SCOOP: World Experts in NZ to Share Latest Research on Vitamin C
A clinical trial in Christchurch - led by Vissers and associate professor Anitra Carr - kick started local research about a year ago and was already showing promising results.
Top doctors and scientists from the USA, Europe and New Zealand will meet in Auckland this Friday and Saturday February 15-16th for a Symposium, ‘Vitamin C for Cancer and Infection – from Bench to Bedside’ to share results from the latest international trials highlighting promising new discoveries around vitamin C and its potential impact as a treatment for cancer, infection and immunity.