Confessions of a Quackbuster

This blog deals with healthcare consumer protection, and is therefore about quackery, healthfraud, chiropractic, and other forms of so-Called "Alternative" Medicine (sCAM).

Sunday, November 14, 2004

Saul Green, Ph.D. - extraordinary man of science

About Dr. Green:

Saul Green, Ph.D., is a highly regarded cancer researcher and a recognized expert in biochemistry, immunology, and nutrition. He is retired from the Sloan Kettering Institute in New York City. Dr. Green is an experienced consultant on the analysis of alternative medical treatments, and has given lectures and made TV appearances on this subject.

Among Dr. Green's noteworthy research accomplishments are the first isolation of Tumor Necrosis Factor from the blood of experimental animals, and the first identification of a similar protein in the serum of normal human blood. He has advised and directed the establishment of cancer research programs, interferon production and purification procedures from human cells, and the isolation and purification of naturally occurring Biological Response Modifiers.

Dr. Green is the author of over 40 technical publications. He is a charter member of the Council for Scientific Medicine, a board member of the National Council Against Health Fraud, an advisor to the American Council on Science and Health, and a member of the Alternative and Complementary Methods Advisory Group of the American Cancer Society.

Dr. Saul Green
President, Zol Consultants, Inc.
340 West 57th St. Suite 89
New York, New York 10019(212) 957-8029

Online Articles by Dr. Saul Green:

Saul Green. Can Alternative Treatments Induce Immune Surveillance Over Cancer in Humans? Scientific Review of Alternative Medicine, Vol 4 No 1, Spring/Summer 2000, Amherst NY, Prometheus Press.

Saul Green, PhD. Facts or Fraud: A Speech to the Harvard Alumni Association, New York City, May 9, 2000, Priorities for Health. Volume 12 Number 2, 2000.

Saul Green. Oxygenation Therapy: Unproven Treatments for Cancer and AIDS Scientific Review of Alternative Medicine, Vol 2 No 3, Spring/Summer 1998, Amherst NY, Prometheus Press.

Saul Green. Nicholas Gonzalez Treatment for Cancer: Gland Extracts, Coffee Enemas, Vitamin Megadoses, and Diets Scientific Review of Alternative Medicine, Vol 2 No 2, Fall/Winter 1998, Amherst NY, Prometheus Press.

Saul Green. The Reality of Alternative Medicine for Serious Illness: A Guide for Laymen, Health Care Reality Check Website, February 1998.

Saul Green. Hydrazine Sulfate: Is it An Anti-Cancer Agent?, Scientific Review of Alternative Medicine, Vol 1 No 1, Fall/Winter 1997, Amherst NY, Prometheus Press.

Saul Green. Stanislaw Burzynski and Antineoplaston Therapy, adapted from "'Alternative' Medicine in the Treatment of Cancer: Hype or Hope", American Association for Clinical Chemistry Symposium, July 1997, Atlanta, GA.

Saul Green. Chelation Therapy: Unproven Claims and Unsound Theories, Nutrition Forum, 1993, Amherst NY, Prometheus Press.

HCRC FAQ Sheets by Dr. Green:

"Strengthening" The Immune System
Immune System Suppression
Ralph Moss -- The Cancer Industry: Unraveling the Politics
Gonzalez Cancer Treatment
Enzyme Supplements
The Greek Cancer Cure
Gerson Cancer Therapy: Diet and Detoxification with Coffee Enemas
Hyperoxygenation Therapy
Shark Cartilage


To Good Housekeeping Regarding Stanislaw Burzynski
To Washington Post Regarding Stanislaw Bursynski