Production of anticancer lignans from tissue culture of podophyllum hexandrum
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Poster
- By: AHMED, Rizwan (Vivek college of technical education, Bijnor, India)
- Co-author(s): Rai, awani (Vivek college of technical education, BIJNOR, India)
Sharma, saurabh (Vivek college of technical education, BIJNOR, India)
Podophyllum hexandrum Royle, a source of highly valued Podophyllotoxin has been subjected to heavy collection from the wild and cultivated land. The ever-increasing demand of podophyllum is mainly due to two semi-synthetic derivatives of Podophyllotoxin that is etoposide and teniposide, which are used in the treatment of various types of cancer... The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.