Ethanol extracts of Cinnamomum kanehirai Hayata leaves induce apoptosis in human hepatoma cell through caspase-3 cascade

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Inducing apoptosis to susceptible cells is the major mechanism of most cytotoxic anticancer drugs in current use. Cinnamomum kanehirai Hayata (Lauraceae), a unique and native tree of Taiwan, is the major host for the medicinal fungus Antrodia cinnamomea which exhibits anti-cancer activity. Because of the scarcity of A. cinnamomea, C. kanehirai Hayata… (More)
DOI: 10.2147/OTT.S68765

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@inproceedings{Liu2015EthanolEO, title={Ethanol extracts of Cinnamomum kanehirai Hayata leaves induce apoptosis in human hepatoma cell through caspase-3 cascade}, author={Yu-Kuo Liu and Kuan-Hsing Chen and Y. L. Leu and Tzong-Der Way and Ling-wei Wang and Yu-Jen Chen and Yu-Ming Liu}, booktitle={OncoTargets and therapy}, year={2015} }