Chemopreventive Effects of Korean Red Ginseng Extract on Rat Hepatocarcinogenesis

  title={Chemopreventive Effects of Korean Red Ginseng Extract on Rat Hepatocarcinogenesis},
  author={Hyemee Kim and Mi-Kyung Hong and Haymie Choi and H Moon and Hae-Jeung Lee},
  booktitle={Journal of Cancer},
The objective of this study was to determine a chemopreventive activity of Korean red ginseng extract (KRG) in diethylnitrosamine (DEN) induced hepatocarcinogenesis in rats. After acclimatization for a week, Sprague-Dawley rats were randomized into five groups (n = 15) and fed either KRG (0.5, 1 or 2%) or control diets for 10 weeks. After two weeks of starting of experimental diets, the rats were initiated hepatocarcinogenesis by injection of DEN and were then subjected to two-thirds partial… CONTINUE READING


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