Plant lectins: potential antineoplastic drugs from bench to clinic.


Plant lectins, carbohydrate-binding proteins distributed widely in a variety of plant species, have drawn a rising attention for cancer biologists due to their remarkable anti-tumour properties. In this review, we present a brief outline of the up-to-date advances of plant lectins in elucidating their complex anti-cancer mechanisms implicated in apoptosis… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.canlet.2009.05.013

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