Cytotoxicity of parsley extract on oral cancer cell lines

Author: 
Apoorva .V.S., R.Gayathri and V.Vishnu Priya

Aim : To study the cytotoxicity activity of Parsley extract on oral cancer cell lines .

Objective : To analyse the cytotoxicity of Parsley extract on on oral cancer cell line

Background: Parsley, in addition to being a source of certain vitamins and minerals, has been used in the treatment of prostate, liver and spleen diseases, as well as anemia, arthritis, and microbial infections. It has also been found useful as a diuretic and laxative. Cytotoxicity is the quality of being immune to cells.

Reason: Cytotoxicity analysis of Parsley extract will pave way to make use of the medicinal properties of the herb in cancer therapy and its potential as an anti cancer

Result: The cytotoxic effect of Parsley extract in comparison with that of PC has been recorded. The graph shows that increasing concentration of Parsley extract has an increasing anti cancer activity against KB cells.

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.24327/ijcar.2017.4785.0583