Green tea extract induces protective autophagy in A549 non-small lung cancer cell line.

BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES For many decades, polyphenols, including green tea extract catechins, have been reported to exert multiple anti-tumor activities. However, to date the mechanisms of their action have not been completely elucidated. Thus, the aim of this study was to assess the effect of green tea extract on non-small lung cancer A549 cells… CONTINUE READING