Glycyrrhizic Acid Suppresses the Development of Precancerous Lesions via Regulating the Hyperproliferation, Inflammation, Angiogenesis and Apoptosis in the Colon of Wistar Rats

@inproceedings{Khan2013GlycyrrhizicAS,
  title={Glycyrrhizic Acid Suppresses the Development of Precancerous Lesions via Regulating the Hyperproliferation, Inflammation, Angiogenesis and Apoptosis in the Colon of Wistar Rats},
  author={Rehan Khan and Abdul Quaiyoom Khan and Abdul Lateef and Muneeb Ur Rehman and Mir Nauman Tahir and Farrah Ali and Oday O. Hamiza and S. Shameem Sultana},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Colon carcinogenesis is a multistep process and it emanates from a series of molecular and histopathological alterations. Glycyrrhizic acid (GA) is a natural and major pentacyclic triterpenoid glycoside of licorice roots extracts. It has several pharmacological and biological properties such as anti-inflammatory, anti-viral, and anti-cancer. In… CONTINUE READING