Dr. Harvey Babich, professor of biology at Stern College for Women, Dr. Harriet Zuckerbraun, clinical associate professor of biology, Dr. Jeffrey Weisburg, clinical assistant professor of biology, Dr. Alyssa Schuck, clinical assistant professor of biology, and Stern College senior Ilana Ickow recently co-authored an article in Phytotherapy Research. The article, “Cranberry Juice Extract, A Mild Prooxidant with Cytotoxic Properties Independent of Reactive Oxygen Species,” investigates the origins of cranberry extract’s cancer-fighting effects and was published in the journal’s February 2012 edition. Ickow majored in biology and intends to pursue dental school after college. She is a member of the S. Daniel Abraham Honors Program.

 

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