plumbagin

Known as: 2-methyl-5-hydroxy-1,4-naphthoquinone, 5-hydroxy-2-methyl-1,4-naphthoquinone 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2010
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2010
Many phytochemicals function as noxious agents that protect plants against insects and other damaging organisms. However, at… (More)
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2008
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2008
Prostate cancer (PCa) is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in men. Hormone-refractory invasive PCa is the end… (More)
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2008
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2008
Breast cancer remains the major cause of cancer-related deaths in women world-wide. The heterogeneity of breast cancer has… (More)
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2008
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2008
This study is the first to investigate the anticancer effect of plumbagin in human melanoma A375.S2 cells. Plumbagin exhibited… (More)
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2006
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2006
This study is the first to investigate the anticancer effect of plumbagin in human breast cancer cells. Plumbagin exhibited cell… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
This study first investigates the anticancer effect of plumbagin (5-hydroxy-2-methyl-1,4-naphthoquinone) in human nonsmall cell… (More)
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2006
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2006
Plumbagin, derived from the medicinal plant Plumbago zeylanica, modulates cellular proliferation, carcinogenesis, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
There is an emerging evidence that plumbagin (5-hydroxy-2-methyl-1, 4-naphthoquinone) may have potential as a chemotherapeutic… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Juglone (5-hydroxy-1,4-naphthoquinone) and plumbagin (5-hydroxy-3-methyl-1,4-naphthoquinone) are yellow pigments found in black… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Plumbagin is a naturally occurring naphthoquinone isolated from roots of Plumbago scandens. The plant was collected at the Campus… (More)
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