Evaluation of cytotoxic, membrane, and DNA damaging effects of Thymus revolutus Celak essential oil on different cancer cells


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ÖZKAN A., Erdogan A.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.47, no.2, pp.702-714, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1507-189
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.702-714
  • Keywords: Thymus revolutus Celak, essential oil, anticancer, GROWTH-FACTOR RECEPTOR, OXIDATIVE STRESS, ANTIOXIDANT ACTIVITY, IN-VITRO, GLUCOSE-6-PHOSPHATE-DEHYDROGENASE, ANTICANCER, RESISTANT, CARVACROL
  • Akdeniz University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background/aim: In this study, we evaluated Thymus revolutus Celak essential oil and its two main constituents,gamma-terpinene and p-cymene, as potential oxidative agents against lung cancer and epidermoid carcinoma cells.