Evaluation of four Cameroonian medicinal plants for anticancer, antigonorrheal and antireverse transcriptase activities.

@article{Mbaveng2011EvaluationOF,
  title={Evaluation of four Cameroonian medicinal plants for anticancer, antigonorrheal and antireverse transcriptase activities.},
  author={A. Mbaveng and V. Kuete and B. M. Mapunya and V. P. Beng and A. E. Nkengfack and J. J. M. Meyer and N. Lall},
  journal={Environmental toxicology and pharmacology},
  year={2011},
  volume={32 2},
  pages={
          162-7
        }
}
Methanol extracts from the leaves, bark and roots of four Cameroonian medicinal plants, Bersama engleriana, Cupressus lusitanica, Vitellaria paradoxa and Guibourtia tessmannii were tested for their in vitro cytotoxicity, antigonorrheal and antireverse transcriptase activities. The XTT (2,3-bis[2-methoxy-4-nitro-5-sulfophenyl]-2H-tetrazolium-5-carboxyanilide inner salt) assay, the dilution method and reverse transcriptase (RT) assay were used for the investigations. Preliminary phytochemical… Expand
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