BMC Complement Altern Med 2013 Dec 4;13:343. Epub 2013 Dec 4.
Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, 50603, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
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Pharm Biol 2013 Nov 10;51(11):1419-25. Epub 2013 Jul 10.
Shanghai Key Laboratory of Functional Materials Chemistry, and Research Center of Analysis and Test, East China University of Science and Technology , Shanghai , P.R. China.
Context: Alpinia oxyphylla Miquel (Zingiberaceae) is a traditional Chinese herbal medicine widely used for the treatment of intestinal disorders, urosis and diuresis. However, information about antioxidant and cytotoxic properties of its fruits remains to be elucidated.
Objective: The ethanol crude extract (CE) and its fractions [petroleum ether fraction (PF), ethyl acetate fraction (EF), n-butanol fraction (BF) and water fraction (WF) extracted by petroleum ether, ethyl acetate, n-butanol and water, respectively] of A. Read More
Pharm Biol 2017 Dec;55(1):966-973
b Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science , Cankiri Karatekin University , Cankiri , Turkey.
Context: Chrozophora tinctoria (L.) A. Juss. Read More
BMC Complement Altern Med 2017 Aug 2;17(1):381. Epub 2017 Aug 2.
Department of Biochemistry, Cancer Research and Molecular Biology (CRMB) Laboratories, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria.
Background: Epidemiological and experimental evidences have shown cancer as a leading cause of death worldwide. Although the folklore use of plants as a reliable source of health-restoring principles is well-documented, the search for more of such plants that are active against diseases, such as cancer, continues. We report here a laboratory-based evidence of the relevance of an ethanol leaf extract of Anogeissus leiocarpus (A2L) in comparison with resveratrol, a natural polyphenol, in cancer therapy. Read More
Food Chem Toxicol 2017 Oct 7;108(Pt B):451-457. Epub 2016 Oct 7.
UPM-MAKNA Cancer Research Laboratory (Canres), Institute of Biosciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400, UPM Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia.
Rhodomyrtus tomentosa (Aiton) Hassk. has a wide spectrum of pharmacological effects and has been used to treat wounds, colic diarrhoea, heartburns, abscesses and gynaecopathy. The potential antiproliferative activities of R. Read More