Induction of apoptosis through oxidative stress-related pathways in MCF-7, human breast cancer cells, by ethyl acetate extract of Dillenia suffruticosa

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BACKGROUND Breast cancer is one of the most dreading types of cancer among women. Herbal medicine has becoming a potential source of treatment for breast cancer. Herbal plant Dillenia suffruticosa (Griff) Martelli under the family Dilleniaceae has been traditionally used to treat cancerous growth. In this study, the anticancer effect of ethyl acetate… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1472-6882-14-55

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@inproceedings{Tor2014InductionOA, title={Induction of apoptosis through oxidative stress-related pathways in MCF-7, human breast cancer cells, by ethyl acetate extract of Dillenia suffruticosa}, author={Yin Sim Tor and Latifah Saiful Yazan and J. B. Foo and Nurdin Armania and Yoke Kqueen Cheah and Rasedee Abdullah and Mustapha Umar Imam and Norsharina Ismail and Maznah Ismail}, booktitle={BMC complementary and alternative medicine}, year={2014} }