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Anticancer activity of an essential oil from Cymbopogon flexuosus.
The essential oil from a lemon grass variety of Cymbopogon flexuosus was studied for its in vitro cytotoxicity against twelve human cancer cell lines. The in vivo anticancer activity of the oil wasExpand
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Gemcitabine and betulinic acid co-encapsulated PLGA-PEG polymer nanoparticles for improved efficacy of cancer chemotherapy.
  • A. Saneja, R. Kumar, +5 authors P. Gupta
  • Materials Science, Medicine
  • Materials science & engineering. C, Materials for…
  • 1 May 2019
The present study demonstrated the development of gemcitabine and betulinic acid co-encapsulated PLGA-PEG polymer nanoparticles for enhancing the chemotherapeutic response. This combinatorialExpand
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Immune modulation and apoptosis induction: Two sides of antitumoural activity of a standardised herbal formulation of Withania somnifera.
Deregulated apoptosis and suppressed tumour reactive immunity render tumour cells to grow amok in the host body. Traditionally used botanicals may offer potential anticancer chemo-immunotherapeuticExpand
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In Vitro and In Vivo Anticancer Activity of Root Extracts of Sansevieria liberica Gerome and Labroy (Agavaceae)
Introduction. Sansevieria liberica Gerome and Labroy (Agavaceae) is a perennial plant widely distributed in tropical Africa. Preparations of the plant are commonly used across Nigeria for theExpand
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Apoptotic effect of eugenol in human colon cancer cell lines
Eugenol, a natural compound available in honey and various plants extracts including cloves and Magnoliae flos, is exploited for various medicinal applications. Since most of the drugs used in theExpand
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A propionyloxy derivative of 11-keto-β-boswellic acid induces apoptosis in HL-60 cells mediated through topoisomerase I & II inhibition.
Boswellic acids have invariably been reported for their antiproliferative potential in various cell systems. In the present study the growth inhibitory effect of propionyloxy derivative ofExpand
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Design and synthesis of spiro derivatives of parthenin as novel anti-cancer agents.
Several novel spiro derivatives of parthenin (1) have been synthesized by the dipolar cycloaddition using various dipoles viz; benzonitrile oxides, nitrones and azides with exocyclic double bond of CExpand
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Effect of Honey and Eugenol on Ehrlich Ascites and Solid Carcinoma
Ehrlich ascites carcinoma is a spontaneous murine mammary adenocarcinoma adapted to ascites form and carried in outbred mice by serial intraperitoneal (i/p) passages. The previous work from ourExpand
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A novel quinazolinone chalcone derivative induces mitochondrial dependent apoptosis and inhibits PI3K/Akt/mTOR signaling pathway in human colon cancer HCT-116 cells.
We have synthesized a novel quinazolinone chalcone derivative (QC) and first time reported its in-vitro and in-vivo anticancer potential. It inhibited the cell proliferation of different cancer cellExpand
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Development and evaluation of folate functionalized albumin nanoparticles for targeted delivery of gemcitabine.
Gemcitabine is one of the most potent anticancer agents acting on a wide range of solid tumors, however, its use is limited by short half life and high dose leading to serious side effects. TheExpand
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