Research – Tamoxifen May Fight Lethality of Shiga Toxin-Producing E. coli Bacteria

Food Poisoning Bulletin

According to new research from the University of Texas at Austin’s College of Pharmacy the drug tamoxifen may help fight the lethality of Shiga toxin-producing E. coli (STEC) bacteria. That drug is already approved by the FDA for treatment of diseases such as breast cancer.

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