Anti-cancer, anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial activities of plant extracts used against hematological tumors in traditional medicine of Jordan.

@article{Assaf2013AnticancerAA,
  title={Anti-cancer, anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial activities of plant extracts used against hematological tumors in traditional medicine of Jordan.},
  author={Areej M. Assaf and Randa Nayef Haddadin and Nedhal A Aldouri and Reem Alabbassi and Sundus H. Mashallah and Mohammad Mohammad and Yasser Bustanji},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2013},
  volume={145 3},
  pages={728-36}
}
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Mercurialis annua L., Bongardia chrysogonum L., and Viscum cruciatum Sieb have been traditionally used by local herbalists in Jordan for the treatment of hematopoietic neoplasms. AIM OF THE STUDY To determine the anti-cancer, anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial potentials of the three extracts against two of the most common hematopoietic malignancies in the Jordanian populations; Burkitt's lymphoma and Multiple myeloma. MATERIALS AND METHODS The anti-cancer… CONTINUE READING
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