Identification and Quantification of the Main Active Anticancer Alkaloids from the Root of Glaucium flavum

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Lamine Bournine; Sihem Bensalem; Jean-Noël Wauters; Mokrane Iguer-Ouada; Fadila Maiza-Benabdesselam; Fatiha Bedjou; Vincent Castronovo; Akeila Bellahcène; Monique Tits; Michel Frédérich;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Molecular Diversity Preservation International (MDPI)
  • Journal: volume 14, issue 12, pages 23,533-23,544issn: 1422-0067, eissn: 1422-0067
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  • Identifiers: doi: 10.3390/ijms141223533, pmc: PMC3876061
  • Subject: Chemistry | QD1-999 | Glaucium flavum | anti-cancer | Article | QH301-705.5 | bocconoline | HPLC-DAD | : Pharmacie, pharmacologie & toxicologie [Sciences de la santé humaine] | protopine | <i>Glaucium flavum</i> | Papaveraceae | : Pharmacy, pharmacology & toxicology [Human health sciences] | Biology (General)
    mesheuropmc: musculoskeletal system | musculoskeletal diseases

Glaucium flavum is used in Algerian folk medicine to remove warts (benign tumors). Its local appellations are Cheqiq el-asfar and Qarn el-djedyane. We have recently reported the anti-tumoral activity of Glaucium flavum root alkaloid extract against human cancer cells, i... View more