- In vitro cytotoxic activities of (+)-usnic acid and (-)-usnic acid on V79, A549, and human lymphocyte cells and their non-genotoxicity on human lymphocytesA T Koparal
Department of Biology, Anadolu University, Eskisehir 26470, Turkey
Nat Prod Res 20:1300-7. 2006..Even low doses of (+)-usnic acid showed high cytotoxic activity against cancerous cells. The MTT results and cell proliferation index (CPI) values based on the CBMN test results are found in good agreement...
- Effects of Carvacrol on a Human Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Cell Line, A549A Tansu Koparal
Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Anadolu University, 26470, Eskisehir, Turkey
Cytotechnology 43:149-54. 2003..The data demonstrate that carvacrol is very potent inhibitor of cell growth in A549 cell line...
- Angiogenesis inhibition by a lichen compound olivetoric acidA Tansu Koparal
Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Anadolu University, Eskisehir, Turkey
Phytother Res 24:754-8. 2010..These findings suggest that olivetoric acid is a new anti-angiogenic agent and can be developed as a new therapeutic agent for angiogenesis-related diseases...