Effects and mechanisms of emodin on cell death in human lung squamous cell carcinoma.

@article{Lee2001EffectsAM,
  title={Effects and mechanisms of emodin on cell death in human lung squamous cell carcinoma.},
  author={H Z Lee},
  journal={British journal of pharmacology},
  year={2001},
  volume={134 1},
  pages={11-20}
}
  • H Z Lee
  • Published 2001 in British journal of pharmacology
1. Emodin (1,3,8-trihydroxy-6-methylanthraquinone) is an active component from the root and rhizome of Rheum palmatum that has been reported to exhibit antitumour effects, but the mechanism is not known. The study investigated the effects and mechanisms of emodin-induced cell death in human lung squamous carcinoma cell line CH27. 2. Emodin (50 microM… CONTINUE READING