Corpus ID: 59507970

STUDIES ON RUBESCENSINE B: A NEW ANTITUMOR PRINCIPLE ISOLATED FROM DONGLINCAO

@inproceedings{1981STUDIESOR,
  title={STUDIES ON RUBESCENSINE B: A NEW ANTITUMOR PRINCIPLE ISOLATED FROM DONGLINCAO},
  author={张覃沐 and 陈正玉 and 晁金华 and 赵清治 and 孙汉董 and 林中文},
  year={1981}
}
  • 张覃沐, 陈正玉, +3 authors 林中文
  • Published 1981
  • Medicine
  • A Chinese herb called Donglincao was identified as Rabdosia rubescens (Hemsl) Hara (Labiatae). It is widely distributed in the Yellow River valley and used in folk medicine for the treatment of esophageal carcinoma. Experiments showed that the water and alcoholic extracts of this herb exhibited cytotoxic, antitumor and antibacterial activities. Clinically, it is also effective in the treatment of esophago-cardial