Plant extract, heat can kill cancer cells, reveals study

Mohammed Shafeeq- Extract from a medicinal plant Anthocephalus Cadamba in combination with a dye exposed to near infra-red light can selectively kill cancer cells, found a multi-institutional study. The synergistic activation of Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS) mediated autophagy (natural process of removing damaged cells) by light triggered nanoliposomes can be a useful strategy for enhancing […]