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In vitro Investigation of Cytotoxic and Apoptotic Effects of Cynara L. Species in Colorectal Cancer Cells
- Simsek, Ela Nur (Department of Biology, Science Faculty, Selcuk University) ;
- Uysal, Tuna (Department of Biology, Science Faculty, Selcuk University)
- Published : 2013.11.30
Apoptotic and cytotoxic activity of plant extracts obtaining from naturally growing Cynara syriaca in Turkey and cultivated C cardunculus against DLD1 colorectal cancer cells was determined. Extracts from wild and cultivated Cynara species were obtained from their vegetative parts and receptacles using hexane and applied with five different dose (0.1-1 mg/ml) as well as apigenin for MTT tests for three time periods (24, 48 and 72 hours). After cells were treated with
Artichoke;cDNA;colorectal cancer;DLD1;DNA fragmentation;anti-cancer agent
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