Inhibition of tumor growth in vitro by the extract of fagopyrum cymosum (fago-c).

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Fagopyrum cymosum (Trev.) Meisn has long been used in China to treat various ailments of the lung, including lung tumors. This study investigated whether Fagopyrum cymosum extract (Fago-c) has effects on other organs. Human cancer cells derived from 10 different organs were employed, and their growths as affected by Fago-c were investigated. It was found… (More)

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@article{Chan2003InhibitionOT, title={Inhibition of tumor growth in vitro by the extract of fagopyrum cymosum (fago-c).}, author={P. K. Chan}, journal={Life sciences}, year={2003}, volume={72 16}, pages={1851-8} }