Cancer Research Journal

Volume 2, Issue 3, May 2014

  • Empirical Studies about Inhibiting Proliferation of Zedoary Turmeric oil, Cinobufacini and Solanine on Gastric Carcinoma Cells

    Xuejun Zhan, Daze Xie, Yingyin Hu, Ge Dai, Yanping Xu

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, May 2014
    Pages: 42-46
    Received: 17 April 2014
    Accepted: 23 May 2014
    Published: 10 June 2014
    Abstract: Purpose: To investigate the anti-proliferative effects of anti-cancer Chinese medicinal materials such as zedoary turmeric oil, cinobufacini and solanine on gastric carcinoma cell line NKM45. Methods: Bioluminescence assay (BLA) was applied to determine the ATP concentration when NKM45 was exposed to the three Chinese medicinal materials. The influ... Show More
  • Assessment Methods of Angiogenesis and Present Approaches for Its Quantification

    Ghulam Jilany Khan, Lubna Shakir, Sara Khan, H. Sadaf Naeem, Muhammad Ovais Omer

    Issue: Volume 2, Issue 3, May 2014
    Pages: 47-62
    Received: 7 May 2014
    Accepted: 3 June 2014
    Published: 30 June 2014
    Abstract: Angiogenesis is the extension of blood vessels from the prevailing vessels. It is an essential process in the formation and development of blood vessels, so it is supportive in healing of wound while its inhibition may help to restrict the size of tumor. To quantify the effect of an agent on angiogenesis, a standardized preclinical screening assay ... Show More