Np Jivani's scientific contributions

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Cancer is a malignant disease that is characterized by rapid and uncontrolled formation of abnormal cells which may mass together to form a growth or tumor, or proliferate throughout the body. Next to heart disease, cancer is a major killer of mankind. This study aims at a preliminary phytochemical screening and anticancer evaluation of Adiantum ve...


... Animals with cancer may live longer if nutritive fluid volume is reduced and tumour growth is stopped. A similar effect was shown in EAC-bearing mice treated with OI extract (20). The plant extract was successful in lowering the ascites fluid volume, increasing the percentage of life span, and decreasing the number of viable cells, all of which support its anticancer capabilities. ...