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The combination of ursolic acid and resveratrol (from grape skin) also shrank the prostate tumors in mice. Many different tumor types rely on glutamine as a carbon source for energy and as a nitrogen source for building more DNA and proteins (macromolecular synthesis). Additionally, these compounds also activated pathways involved in cell death.

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    Certain forms of cancers have been shown to rely heavily upon glutamine as a source of fuel,drawing in glucose and amino acids (like glutamine) from the environment as building blocks for tumors.

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      I use 10-15 grams of Glutamine daily. Is there an increase risk of cancer with this??