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NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms


Morinda citrifolia  listen  (moh-RIN-duh sih-trih-FOH-lee-uh)

  A tropical shrub. An extract from the fruit is being studied as a treatment for cancer, and extracts from the fruit, leaves, or roots have been used in some cultures to treat other diseases. Also called noni.