Anticancer activityof alkaloids of Madagascar Periwinkle Catharanthusroseus (L.)G.Don against two cancer cell line

  • Ali Shareef Basrah University
Keywords: Catharanthus roseus alkaloids, anticancer activity

Abstract

In the present study , Madagascar Periwinkle Catharanthus roseus (L.)G.Don
alkaloids were evaluated against two cancer cell lines :larynx human cancer cell line Hep2,and
mouse
breast
cancer
cell
line
AMN3
,
by
using
four  concentrations
for each cell  line (25,12.5,6,25,3.125)mg/ml(in

triplicate).and it has been found that alkaloids showed
highest activity against larynx human cancer cell line Hep-2 ,while exhibited weak activity
against mouse breast cancer cell line AMN3 compared with control treatment.

Published
2019-05-14
How to Cite
Shareef , A. (2019). Anticancer activityof alkaloids of Madagascar Periwinkle Catharanthusroseus (L.)G.Don against two cancer cell line . University of Thi-Qar Journal of Science, 3(1), 40-47. Retrieved from https://jsci.utq.edu.iq/index.php/main/article/view/228
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