Parmelia sulcata Taylor and Usnea filipendula Stirt induce apoptosis‐like cell death and DNA damage in cancer cells

@article{Ari2014ParmeliaST,
  title={Parmelia sulcata Taylor and Usnea filipendula Stirt induce apoptosis‐like cell death and DNA damage in cancer cells},
  author={F. Ari and N. Aztopal and S. Oran and S. Bozdemir and S. Çelikler and S. Ozturk and E. Ulukaya},
  journal={Cell Proliferation},
  year={2014},
  volume={47}
}
Successful cancer treatments still require more compounds to be isolated from natural sources. Thus, we have investigated anti‐proliferative/apoptotic effects of methanolic extracts of lichen species Parmelia sulcata Taylor and Usnea filipendula Stirt on human lung cancer (A549, PC3), liver cancer (Hep3B) and rat glioma (C6) cells. 
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