MAPK activation is necessary to the apoptotic death of KB cells induced by the essential oil isolated from Artemisia iwayomogi.

@article{Cha2009MAPKAI,
  title={MAPK activation is necessary to the apoptotic death of KB cells induced by the essential oil isolated from Artemisia iwayomogi.},
  author={Jeong Dan Cha and Mi-Ran Jeong and Hye-young Kim and J -J Lee and K Lee},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2009},
  volume={123 2},
  pages={308-14}
}
AIM OF THE STUDY Artemisia iwayomogi is a perennial small herbal plant that has long been used as a chemopreventive agent in traditional Korean medicine. Previously, the purified essential oil was isolated from Artemisia iwayomogi, herein named AIEO, and found to contain the active components responsible for the chemopreventive potential of the herb. MATERIALS AND METHODS This study examined whether or not AIEO has potential chemopreventative effects against cancer using the human oral… CONTINUE READING