Brazilin inhibits growth and induces apoptosis in human glioblastoma cells.

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Brazilin, isolated from the methanol extract of the heart wood of Caesalpinia sappan, sensitizes cancer cells to apoptosis. Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), which accounts for most cases of central nervous system malignancy, has a very poor prognosis and lacks effective therapeutic interventions. We, therefore, investigated the effects of different… (More)
DOI: 10.3390/molecules18022449

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@article{Lee2013BrazilinIG, title={Brazilin inhibits growth and induces apoptosis in human glioblastoma cells.}, author={Dae Young Lee and Mi-Kyoung Lee and Geum-soog Kim and Hyung-Jun Noh and Min-Ho Lee}, journal={Molecules}, year={2013}, volume={18 2}, pages={2449-57} }