— A novel anti-cancer agent (OSU-2S) that is devoid of
S1P1 receptor activity and is highly effective in suppressing hepatocellular carcinoma tumor growth in vivo.
The third leading cause of cancer death worldwide is hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Due to the rise in the incidence of hepatitis C virus infection, HCC is expected to increase in the United States. Many patients with HCC are not candidates for surgery because of the location or size of their tum…