General Information:

Id: 2,904 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Breast cancer - [OMIM]
Diabetes mellitus, type II - [OMIM]
Insulin resistance
Homo sapiens
article
Reference: Zakikhani M et al.(2006) Metformin is an AMP kinase-dependent growth inhibitor for breast cancer cells. Cancer Res. 66 [PMID: 17062558]

Interaction Information:

Comment Metformin acts as a growth inhibitor rather than an insulin sensitizer for MCF-7 human breast cancer cells.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 26629

drug/chemical compound

Metformin

decreases_activity of

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