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Ethanol-eluted Extract of Rhus verniciflua Stokes Inhibits Cell Growth and Induces Apoptosis in Human Lymphoma Cells
- Lee, Jeong-Chae (Division of Biological Sciences, Research Center of Bioactive Materials, Chonbuk National University) ;
- Kim, Ju (Bank for Cytokine Research, Chonbuk National University) ;
- Jang, Yong-Suk (Division of Biological Sciences, Research Center of Bioactive Materials, Chonbuk National University)
- Received : 2003.01.17
- Accepted : 2003.02.11
- Published : 2003.07.31
Rhus verniciflua Stokes (RVS) has been used as a traditional herbal medicine. Several earlier studies indicated that an ethanol extract of RVS has both anti-oxidant and anti-tumor properties, although the mechanism for the activity remains to be elucidated. In this report, we prepared a highly purified ethanol extract from RVS, named REEE-1 (
Anti-oxidant;Anti-tumor;Apoptosis;Human lymphoma cells;Rhus verniciflua Stokes
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