Comparison of angiogenic potential for Luffa acutangula L.(Patola) fruit extract and Tamarindus indica L. (Sampalok) seedextract on chick embryo using cam assay.

@inproceedings{Musni2013ComparisonOA,
  title={Comparison of angiogenic potential for Luffa acutangula L.(Patola) fruit extract and Tamarindus indica L. (Sampalok) seedextract on chick embryo using cam assay.},
  author={Stephanie R. Musni and Hanna Marie D. Pe{\~n}averde},
  year={2013}
}
Two economically important plants cultivated in the Philippines were evaluated for their angiogenic potential in search for the treatment of tumor growth and cancer: Luffa acutangula L. (Patola) and Tamarindus indica L. (Sampalok) are both extensively used in cuisines and considered as traditional medicines. Both of these test plants contain bioactive compounds like flavonoids, saponins, tannins, and triterpenoids. Literature review showed that most of the studies on L. acutangula and T. indica… CONTINUE READING

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