Herbal Medicine and Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Applications and Challenges

  title={Herbal Medicine and Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Applications and Challenges},
  author={Yan Li and Robert C G Martin},
  booktitle={Evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine : eCAM},
Use of herbal medicine in the treatment of liver cancer has a long tradition. The compounds derived from the herb and herbal composites are of considerable interest among oncologists. In the past, certain herbal compounds and herbal composite formulas have been studied through in vitro and in vivo as an anti-hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) agent, enhancing our knowledge about their biologic functions and targets. However there is a significant distinction between the herbal medicine and the… CONTINUE READING
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