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Combinational Anti-tumor Effects of Chemicals from Paeonia lutea Leaf Extract in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Cells

Posted by Manuela Boyle on 26 December 2021
Combinational Anti-tumor Effects of Chemicals from Paeonia lutea Leaf Extract in Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma Cells
Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) is one of the most common cancers of the head and neck region worldwide and is generally treated surgically in combination with radiotherapy and/or chemotherapy. However, anticancer agents have numerous serious side effects, and alternative, less toxic agents that are effective as chemotherapeutics for SCC are required. The Paeoniaceae family is widely used in traditional Chinese medicine. We examined methanol and butanol extracts of Paeonia lutea ( P. lutea ) le...
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