ANTI-CANCER ACTIVITY OF DATURA METEL IN MCF-7 CELL LINE


Kumaran S, Nazeema Banu B, Julie J, Abirami J, Kumareasan R, Muthukumaran T, Rajasree S, Jeya Jothi K

Abstract


Objective: Current clinical trends involve the usage of plants as therapeutic agent in a wide range of applications. Present investigation is focused on the anticancer activity of the methanol extract of Datura metel against MCF-7 cell line.

Materials & Methods: The study was facilitated by collecting the plant sample and subjected to methanol extraction using Soxhlet apparatus.

Results: The anticancer activity of the extracted sample against MCF-7 cell line was examined by MTT assay.

Conclusion: The study confirms that the leaf extract of Datura metel has anticancer potential against MCF-7 cell lines. 

Key words: Datura Metel, MCF-7 cell line, MTT assay, anti-cancer activity


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Title

ANTI-CANCER ACTIVITY OF DATURA METEL IN MCF-7 CELL LINE

Date

01-02-2014

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Journal

Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research
Vol 7 Suppl 1 (February-March) 2014 Page: 181-183

Print ISSN

0974-2441

Online ISSN

2455-3891

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Authors & Affiliations

Kumaran S

Nazeema Banu B

Julie J

Abirami J

Kumareasan R

Muthukumaran T

Rajasree S

Jeya Jothi K


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