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Dr. Michael J. Wargovich

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Professor of Molecular Medicine

University of Texas Health Sciences Center San Antonio
University of Texas Health Science Center
7703 Floyd Curl Drive Mail Code 7776
San Antonio, Texas 78229
United States

Company Description: The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is the leading research institution in South Texas and one of the major health sciences universities in...   more
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Employment History

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  • Ph.D.
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AACI Update / May 2007
www.aaci-cancer.org, 1 May 2007 [cached]
Dr. Michael Wargovich has been recruited by Medical University of South Carolina's Department of Cell and Molecular Pharmacology. Dr. Wargovich will lead the development of a chemoprevention program at the Hollings Cancer Center. Dr. Wargovich has co-authored more than 100 peer-reviewed articles in some of the nation's leading scientific journals. Dr. Andrew Kraft, Director of the Hollings Cancer Center said of Dr. Wargovich, "Mike Wargovich has an outstanding career in working in chemoprevention of cancer and is recognized nationally as a leader in his field.
July 18, 2005 - Little Antioxidants Can Come From --and Go--a Long Way
www.ift.org, 18 July 2005 [cached]
Dr. Michael Wargovich, of the South Carolina Cancer Center is studying Senegal mahogany, a plant traditionally used in West Africa to successfully treat many conditions; malaria, diarrhea and menstrual cramps to name a few.Wargovich also reported that Senegal mahogany has antimicrobial properties and, more importantly, may prove to have cancer fighting properties greater than even some currently popular prescribed medications.
Dr. Michael Wargovich, ...
www.studentformula.com, 26 July 2006 [cached]
Dr. Michael Wargovich, director of the Chemoprevention Program at the South Carolina Cancer Center, said fruits and vegetables can be seen as nature's medicine.
Nature's Medicine
" Compounds found in produce have been found by researchers to reduce the growth rate of pre-cancerous cells and are known cancer preventatives," Wargovich stated.
But, the problem is getting more people to eat their vegetables, he said.
"The fact that if you eat fruits and vegetables now, it will decrease your chance of having cancer 20 or 30 years down the road, but that isn't enough for people in their 20s and 30s," Wargovich said.
Men's Health Magazine -- Men's Guide to Health, Dating, Weight Loss, Fitness, and Your Career
www.menshealth.com, 5 July 2003 [cached]
"It looks extremely promising as a way to help prevent colon cancer," says Michael Wargovich, Ph.D., director of the basic-research program at the South Carolina Cancer Center.The best news:
Can tea prevent colon cancer? USC researchers receive $1.2 million NIH grant for study
www.swampfox.ws, 6 Aug 2002 [cached]
Dr. Michael Wargovich and Dr. Theresa Smith will use a $1.2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study whether drinking tea will help prevent colon cancer.
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The study will link the research interests of Wargovich, a School of Medicine pathology professor, and Smith, a College of Pharmacy assistant professor.
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"The consumption of green tea seems to be associated with a reduced risk for several types of cancer, including lung, stomach and pancreatic cancer," said Wargovich, director of basic science research at the S.C. Cancer Center, a collaboration of USC and Palmetto Health."But we don't know whether green tea and black tea are protective against colon cancer, the fourth-most common cancer in the world."
Most people associate green tea with the Orient.Black tea is more common to Americans because it is used for both hot and iced teas, yet all tea begins as green tea, Wargovich said.
"Green tea is made from the very first new growth of the tea bush, which is in the Camellia sinensis family," Wargovich said.
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In our study, we will use lukewarm tea," Wargovich said.
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