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Euphorbia umbellata bark extracts – an in vitro cytotoxic study
Abstract Euphorbia umbellata (Pax) Bruyns, Euphorbiaceae, is commonly used in folk medicine of southern Brazil to treat several kinds of cancer. The latex (part of the plant used for this purpose) isExpand
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Cytotoxic biomonitored study of Euphorbia umbellata (Pax) Bruyns.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Euphorbia umbellata latex (sap) has normally been used in folk medicine in southern Brazil to treat different types of cancers. AIM OF STUDY To carry out aExpand
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Cytotoxicity of latex and pharmacobotanical study of leaves and stem of Euphorbia umbellata (Janaúba)
In southern Brazil, the bottled latex of Synadenium grantii Hook f., Euphorbiaceae, is popularly used as a treatment of all types of cancer. Similarly, Synadenium umbellatum Pax. is used in theExpand
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Anatomy and histochemistry of leaves and stems of Sapium glandulosum
Abstract Sapium belongs to Euphorbiaceae family and comprises 23 species. Sapium glandulosum (L.) Morong is popularly known in Brazil as “pau-leiteiro” and “leitosinha” and it is used in traditionalExpand
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