MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Blueberries may one day lead to a treatment for cervical cancer.READ MORE: 'Adopt A Homeless' Resolution On Agenda At Next Miami Commission Meeting
Scientists at the University of Missouri went into the lab to test whether blueberry extract could make cancer cells more responsive to radiation therapy.READ MORE: 'We Need To Take Action': Gov. DeSantis Vows Special Session To Ban Federal COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates
They found the combination decreased Cancer cells by 70 percent.MORE NEWS: Prayer Vigil Held For Slain Hollywood Police Officer Yandy Chirino
Researchers hope to eventually test the blueberry extract on humans to see if it can help cancer patients.