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dc.contributor.author Khorombi, TE
dc.contributor.author Fouché, Gerda
dc.contributor.author Kolesnikova, NI
dc.contributor.author Maharaj, VJ
dc.contributor.author Nthambeleni, R
dc.contributor.author Van der Merwe, Martina R
dc.date.accessioned 2007-06-29T09:48:06Z
dc.date.available 2007-06-29T09:48:06Z
dc.date.issued 2006
dc.identifier.citation Khorombi, TE, et al. Investigation of South African plants for anti cancer properties. Pharmacologyonline, vol. 3, pp 494-500 en
dc.identifier.issn 1827-8620
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10204/826
dc.description Copyright: 2006 Unisa Webstaff en
dc.description.abstract A collaborative research programme between the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in South Africa and the National Cancer Institute (NCI) in the USA aimed at the screening of plant extracts and identification of potentially new anti-cancer drug leads was initiated in 1999. Plant extracts that exhibited anti-cancer activity against a panel of three human cell lines (breast MCF7, renal TK10 and melanoma UACC62) at the CSIR were screened by the NCI against sixty human cancer cell lines organized into sub panels representing leukaemia, melanoma and cancer of the lung, colon, kidney, ovary and central nervous system. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Unisa Webstaff en
dc.subject Anti-cancer en
dc.subject National cancer institute en
dc.subject Plant extracts en
dc.subject Cussonia paniculata en
dc.subject Melanoma en
dc.title Investigation of South African plants for anti cancer properties en
dc.type Article en


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