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Tumeric in cancer & as immuno- stimulant
Tumeric in cancer & as immuno- stimulant

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International Immunopharmacology 5 (2005) 1574\u00b1 1581
Impact factor: 2.157
Ashim Kumar Chakravarty*, Hadida Yasmin
North Bengal University, Siliguri \u00b1 734430, West Bengal, India
Presented by Inder Makhija
Dept of pharmacognosy
M. Pharm I
Abstract
\ue001Et a lic Tur eric Extract (ETE) has ee f u
t
lay
ia lically
site r le
uri e lyhocytesa
on
Ehlrich Ascitic Carcinoma Cells(EACC).
\ue001Turmericstimulates the lymphocytes as stu ie through
\ue000
In vitrovia ility,
\ue000
Blastogenesis and
\ue000
3H-TdRincorporation.
\ue001Turmeric induces apoptosis, studied bymonitoring the cell
topographyofEACC under Scanning Electron Microscopy
(SEM) after treating with ETE for aperiod of 16hours
\ue001SEM revealed the formation ofcytoplasmicblebs and
plasma membrane disintegrationof tumor cells with ETE,
suggesting turmeric to beinitiating apoptosisof tumor cells
Introduction
\ue001The rhizomesof Curcuma longa Linn. (turmeric) iswidely
used in differentfood prepa ra tions and external application
in India for itsmedicinalvalue[1] .
\ue001Curcumin: Major pigmentand phenolcompound, ossess
\ue000Antiinflammatory[2,3]
\ue000Antioxidant properties[4\u00b16]
\ue000Inhibitory against chemical induced carcinoma in several
experimentalmodels[7\u00b19]

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