Damnacanthal: a promising compound as a medicinal anthraquinone.


The Noni fruit, or scientifically known as Morinda citrifolia can be found in various parts of the world, especially in the pacific region. It is a small evergreen bushy-like tree originated from the Rubiaceae family. The plant has been used by polynesians as a medicinal herb for more than 2000 years. A substantial amount of phytochemicals can be found in… (More)


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@article{Abu2014DamnacanthalAP, title={Damnacanthal: a promising compound as a medicinal anthraquinone.}, author={Nadiah Abu and Norlaily Mohd Ali and Wan Yong Ho and Swee Keong Yeap and Muhammad Aziz and Noorjahan Banu Mohamed Alitheen}, journal={Anti-cancer agents in medicinal chemistry}, year={2014}, volume={14 5}, pages={750-5} }