Antioxidant, antitumor and antimicrobial activities of the crude extract and compounds of the root bark of Allanblackia floribunda

@article{Kuete2011AntioxidantAA,
  title={Antioxidant, antitumor and antimicrobial activities of the crude extract and compounds of the root bark of Allanblackia floribunda},
  author={Victor Kuete and Anatole Guy Blaise Azebaze and Armelle T. Mbaveng and Edwige Laure Nguemfo and Emmanuel Tshikalange and Pierre Chalard and Augustin Ephraim Nkengfack},
  journal={Pharmaceutical Biology},
  year={2011},
  volume={49},
  pages={57 - 65}
}
Context: Allanblackia floribunda Oliver (Guttiferae) is an African medicinal plant used traditionally to treat a variety of ailments. Objective:  We investigated the antitumor, radical scavenging, antimycobacterial, antibacterial and antifungal activities of the root bark extract of A. floribunda and three isolated phenolics, namely 1,7-dihydroxyxanthone (1), morelloflavone (2) and 7′-O-glucoside of morelloflavone (3). Materials and methods: The 2,2-diphenyl-1-picryl-hydrazyl-hydrate (DPPH… Expand
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