Article Abstract

Vitamin E: potential therapeutical approach for prevention of liver cancer development

Authors: Marine Baptissart, Aurelie Vega, Jean-Marc A. Lobaccaro, David H. Volle


Hepatocellular carcinoma is the third leading cause of cancer deaths worldwide. In developed countries, its incidence has particularly increased in the last twenty years with 500,000 people affected a year (1). However, the majority of the liver cancers occurs in developing countries, with 54% in China (2).