A Review on: Plants as Anticancer

  • Posted on: 31 January 2018
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PharmaTutor (February - 2018)


ISSN: 2347 - 7881
(Volume 6, Issue 2)


Received On: 27/10/2017; Accepted On: 04/12/2017; Published On: 01/02/2018


J.Y Manure*, N.S Naikwade
Department Of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Appasaheb Birnale College of Pharmacy,
South Shivaji Nagar Sangli- 416416, India
* Javeedmanure.98600@yahoo.com



Cancer is a diseases characterized by out-of-control cell growth. There are various types of cancer, and is classified by the type of cell that is affected. Cancer harms the body when altered cells divide uncontrollably to form lumps or masses of tissue called tumors. The recent treatments include chemotherapy, radiotherapy and Surgery. But this treatment accomplished by several side effect like the destruction of bone marrow cell, alopecia etc. So there is a need for the new drug for treatment of cancer. Plant-derived chemical may act as anticancer in many studies. The Plant produces secondary metabolites which are being evaluated for the anticancer activities leading to the development of new drugs. So in this review we have study different plants which act as anticancer. And this will encourage further scientific study of traditionally used plants.



How to cite this article: Manure JY, Naikwade NS; A Review on: Plants as Anticancer; PharmaTutor; 2018; 6(2); 40-49; http://dx.doi.org/10.29161/PT.v6.i2.2018.40