This study will increase our understanding of TTO’s antitumour properties, and should a potential anticancer agent be identified, is likely to stimulate further research into TTO and may lead to the development of a novel chemotherapeutic drug for cancer.
Tea Tree Oil
University of Western Australia
1. Optimise the in vivo administration of topical TTO treatment in subcutaneous tumour bearing mice to establish its maximum efficacy. 2. Identify and investigate the in vivo mechanism of action of TTO on tumours.
Project Start Date
Tuesday, October 2, 2007
Project Completion Date
Wednesday, June 1, 2011
Journal Articles From Project
Promoting and maintaining good health
Adoption of R&D