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Date:9/5/2008

t NAC is safe in patients who are getting chemotherapy," Abraham said. "We need more studies to confirm the role of NAC in patients."

In addition to the Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy, researchers from WVU's Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center and Department of Behavioral Medicine and Psychiatry collaborated on the study.

The study was funded as part of a $275,000 grant over three years from the U.S. Department of Defense. Abraham is principle investigator on the studies.

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