Are polyphenol antioxidants at the root of medicinal plant anti-cancer success?

@article{Oyenihi2019ArePA,
  title={Are polyphenol antioxidants at the root of medicinal plant anti-cancer success?},
  author={Ayodeji B Oyenihi and Carine Smith},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2019},
  volume={229},
  pages={
          54-72
        }
}
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Given the severe side effects associated with most of the conventional cancer medications, as well as the expanding body of evidence indicating secondary toxicity of these drugs, individuals with cancer are increasingly turning to natural alternatives. Similarly, the pharmaceutical industry is in search of natural products to treat cancer. An understanding of the specific active components in plant products with which anti-cancer efficacy is achieved is required… CONTINUE READING
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