Promising Anticancer Activity of Cyclotrichium Niveum L. Extracts Through Induction of Both Apoptosis and Necrosis
Journal: Food and Chemical Toxicology (2017)
Institution: Gazi University
Research Areas: Cancer research
Cell Lines: HeLa, MCF-7 cancer cells, and MRC-5 and MCF-10A normal cells (HeLa:Human cervical cancer; MCF-7. human breastcancer; MRC-5: Human embryo lung fibroblasts; MCF10A: normal-like human breast cells)
Summary: Aim was to study the impact of plant extracts from Cyclotrichium niveumon on normal-like and cancer cell lines. The authors concluded that C. niveum has cytotoxic properties in the cancer cell lines tested.