Anti-proliferative and pro-apoptotic effect of Smilax glabra Roxb. extract on hepatoma cell lines.

@article{Sa2008AntiproliferativeAP,
  title={Anti-proliferative and pro-apoptotic effect of Smilax glabra Roxb. extract on hepatoma cell lines.},
  author={Fei Sa and Jian-Li Gao and Kwok-pui Fung and Ying Zheng and Simon Ming-yuen Lee and Yitao Wang},
  journal={Chemico-biological interactions},
  year={2008},
  volume={171 1},
  pages={1-14}
}
Smilax glabra Roxb. (SGR) is the root of a traditional Chinese herb, referred to as tu fu ling in Chinese medicine. It is an inexpensive traditional Chinese medicine commonly used for the treatment of liver diseases, and a few studies have indicated that SGR has anti-hepatocarcinogenic and anti-cancer growth activities. In the current study, raw SGR plant… CONTINUE READING