Acta Scientific Microbiology

Research Article Volume 7 Issue 5

Topic: Different Organisms are Affected by Microwave Radiation

Gloria G Guerrero M1*, Arturo Araujo Conejo2, Enciso-De la Torre Andrés1, Diana Cecilia Reyes-Moreno3, Diego Cano-Sanchez4 and Paulina Perez-Maldonado5,6

1Unidad Académica de Ciencias Biológicas, Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas, Campus II, Av. Preparatoria S/N. Col Agronómicas, ZP, 98066, Zacatecas, Zac, MEX, Mexico
2Hospital General Zacatecas "Luz González Cosió" de la Secretaria de Salud de Zacatecas, Zacatecas, Zacatecas, Zac, MEX, Mexico
3Unidad Académica de Medicina Humana y Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas, Campus Siglo XXI, Mexico
4Unidad Académica de Medicina Humana y Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas, Campus Fresnillo, Zac, MEX, Mexico
5Programa de Licenciatura en Biología, Unidad Académica de Ciencias Biológicas, Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas, Zacatecas, Zac, MEX, Mexico
6Centro de Salud El Bordo, Secretaria de Salud de Zacatecas, Zacatecas, Zac, MX, Mexico

*Corresponding Author: Gloria G Guerrero M, Unidad Académica de Ciencias Biológicas, Universidad Autónoma de Zacatecas, Campus II, Av. Preparatoria S/N. Col Agronómicas, ZP, 98066, Zacatecas, Zac, MEX, Mexico.

Received: February 24, 2024; Published: April 08, 2024


Cancer is one of the most common causes of death, with up to 14 million worldwide. The oncogenic therapies and immunotherapies against the diverse forms of cancer remain to be defined. Radio and Chemotherapy are still the anti-cancer of the first choice. However, the secondary effects of these treatments are detrimental to the health. Several studies have reported the pro-apoptotic properties of HAMLET (Human alpha-lactalbumin Made Lethal to Tumor cells). The hypothesis is that complex formation with fatty acids cause membrane disruption of the cancerous cells. Therefore, in the present study, we aimed to evaluate the oral administration of Hamlet in case control study. The microbial growth in stool samples of the individual treated with HAMLET at four different time points during two weeks were recording in selective medium (MC, Trypt, EMB, and BA) for Firm cutes and Bacteroidetes (90%) and for the rest 10% of mostly Gram negative), among them the Proteobacteria (of utmost of the family Enterobacteriaceae). Antibiotics sensibility and resistance, Gram staining and Colony-forming (CFUs) evaluated at different time points of the HAMLET treatment. Altogether, the data show a modulation of the composition and behavior of the gut microbiota in the treated than untreated individual. In EMB selectively grew in higher amount both types of colonies. From the results we suggest that the positive effect of the oral administration of HAMLET might be beneficial for patients before surgery and or radio/chemotherapeutic treatment.

Keywords: Hamlet; Cancer; Radiation Therapy


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Citation: Gloria G Guerrero M., et al. “Prophylactic Effect in the Gut Microbiota After Oral Administration of HAMLET: Results of a Case Control Study".Acta Scientific Microbiology 7.5 (2024): 12-26.


Copyright: © 2024 Gloria G Guerrero M., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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