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Neem: Potential Anticancer Functionality

March 20, 2012

Kavitha et al, report in the European journal of pharmacology that nimbolide, a neem (Azadirachta indica) component, is a promising candidate for future anti-cancer regimens.

The research centred on the effect of nimbolide on NF-κB signaling and apoptosis in human hepatocarcinoma (liver cancer) cells.

Their results demonstrate that nimbolide can induce apoptosis in Liver cancer cells.



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