Antineoplastic Activity of Solidago virgaurea on Prostatic Tumor Cells in an SCID Mouse Model

  title={Antineoplastic Activity of Solidago virgaurea on Prostatic Tumor Cells in an SCID Mouse Model},
  author={S. Gross and G. Goodarzi and M. Watabe and Sucharita Bandyopadhyay and S. Pai and K. Watabe},
  journal={Nutrition and Cancer},
  pages={76 - 81}
  • S. Gross, G. Goodarzi, +3 authors K. Watabe
  • Published 2002
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Nutrition and Cancer
  • Solidago virgaurea (goldenrod) has traditionally been used as an anti-inflammatory herbal medicine for the treatment of various symptoms, including prostatic diseases. The plant has also been reported to have antibacterial, spasmolytic, and carminative properties. During the course of our screening for antineoplastic activities in various herbal plants, we found that the extract of S. virgaurea exhibits strong cytotoxic activities on various tumor cell lines. The active component mostly resides… CONTINUE READING
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