Bitter gourd juice destroys pancreatic cancer cells: Researchers

In a finding that could provide a new tool in cancer therapy, researchers have shown that the juice of bitter gourd (karela) effectively kills pancreatic cancer cells.

Indian bitter melon `Karela` may hold cure for cancer

An Indian origin scientist has received a 39,42-dollar grant from the Lottie Caroline Hardy Charitable Trust to continue her research on treating cancer with an extract from bitter melon, a vegetable common in India and known as ` karela ` in Hindi.