Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2021 05 17;552:44-51. Epub 2021 Mar 17.
Department of Biomedical Science, Graduate School, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, 02447, Republic of Korea; Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, 02447, Republic of Korea. Electronic address:
Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is the fifth common types of cancer with poor prognosis in the world. Honokiol (HNK), a natural biphenyl compound derived from the magnolia plant, has been reported to exert anticancer effects, but its mechanism has not been elucidated exactly. In the present study, HNK treatment significantly suppressed the migration ability of HepG2 and Hep3B human hepatocellular carcinoma. Read More