Ethyl acetate extract of Chinese medicinal herb Sarcandra glabra induces growth inhibition on human leukemic HL-60 cells, associated with cell cycle arrest and up-regulation of pro-apoptotic Bax/Bcl-2 ratio.

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Sarcandra glabra (Thunb.) Nakai, colloquially known as Caoshanhu, is a Chinese medicinal herb with reported anti-tumor, anti-inflammatory, anti-viral and non-specific immunoenhancing properties. Although the plant has been clinically used for treating a variety of diseases, its bioactive ingredients are largely unknown and its mode of action has never been… (More)

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@article{Li2007EthylAE, title={Ethyl acetate extract of Chinese medicinal herb Sarcandra glabra induces growth inhibition on human leukemic HL-60 cells, associated with cell cycle arrest and up-regulation of pro-apoptotic Bax/Bcl-2 ratio.}, author={W. Y. Li and Lawrence C.M. Chiu and Wai Lam and W. Y. Wong and Y. T. Chan and Y. P. Ho and Elaine L. Wong and Y. S. Wong and Vincent E. C. Ooi}, journal={Oncology reports}, year={2007}, volume={17 2}, pages={425-31} }