[Review on experimental research of Chinese herbal medicine intervenion for breast cancer].

Research Center for Traditional Chinese Medicine Complexity System, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 201203, China.
Zhongguo Zhong yao za zhi = Zhongguo zhongyao zazhi = China journal of Chinese materia medica 10/2007; 32(18):1947-50.
Source: PubMed

ABSTRACT A review was about the mechanism of Chinese herbal medicine and its compounds intervening breast cancer in recent years. Experimental results showed that Chinese herbal medicine and its compounds have the activity of anti-cancer, through inhibiting the growth and proliferation of breast cancer cells, restraining the metastasis, appearing the estrogen-like activity and improving multi-drug resistance, and so on.