n Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif vir Natuurwetenskap en Tegnologie - Bepaling van hepatotoksisiteit van twee plante van die Apocynaceae familie : referaatopsomming

Volume 33, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0254-3486
  • E-ISSN: 2222-4173



Although toxicity has been ascribed to Acokanthera oppositifolia and Tabernaemontana elegans, no data exists concerning its potential hepatotoxic effects. Using a multi-parametric assay it was observed that hot water and methanol extracts of and decreased cell viability, destabilized the mitochondrial membrane and induced strong apoptotic signals.

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