Preclinical Assessment of Vernonia amygdalina Leaf Extracts as DNA Damaging Anti-cancer Agent in the Management of Breast Cancer

@inproceedings{Yedjou2008PreclinicalAO,
  title={Preclinical Assessment of Vernonia amygdalina Leaf Extracts as DNA Damaging Anti-cancer Agent in the Management of Breast Cancer},
  author={Clement G Yedjou and Ernest B. Izevbigie and Paul B Tchounwou},
  booktitle={International journal of environmental research and public health},
  year={2008}
}
Breast cancer is the leading cause of death among women between 40 and 55 years of age and is the second overall cause of death among women. Fortunately, the mortality rate from breast cancer has decreased in recent years due to an increased emphasis on early detection and more effective treatments. Despite early detection, conventional and chemotherapeutic methods of treatment, about 7% of women still died every year. Hence, the aim of the present study was to assess the therapeutic efficacy… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 140 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS

3 Figures & Tables

Topics

Statistics

050100201020112012201320142015201620172018
Citations per Year

140 Citations

Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 140 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.