Delphinidin and cyanidin exhibit antiproliferative and apoptotic effects in MCF7 human breast cancer cells

@inproceedings{Tang2015DelphinidinAC,
  title={Delphinidin and cyanidin exhibit antiproliferative and apoptotic effects in MCF7 human breast cancer cells},
  author={Jessica Tang and E. Oroudjev and L. Wilson and George Ayoub},
  year={2015}
}
Fruits high in antioxidants such as berries and pomegranates have been shown to have many biological effects, including anticancer activity. We previously reported that bilberry (European blueberry) extract exhibited cytotoxic effects on MCF7-GFP-Tubulin breast cancer cells. To delve further into the mechanism of action of bilberry extract, we focused on two of the most abundant anthocyanins found in bilberry, delphinidin and cyanidin. In this study, we examined the radical scavenging activity… Expand

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