Evaluation of Effects of Quercetin (3, 3 ', 4 ', 5, 7-pentohidroxyflavon) on Apoptosis and Telomerase Enzyme Activity in MCF-7 and NIH-3T3 Cell Lines Compared with Tamoxifen


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AK A., BAŞARAN A., DİKMEN M., Cosan D. T. , DEĞİRMENCİ İ. , GÜNEŞ H. V.

BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, cilt.28, ss.293-299, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 28 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5174/tutfd.2010.03372.3
  • Dergi Adı: BALKAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.293-299

Özet

Objective: Quercetin has been shown to inhibit the proliferation of cancer cells. Tamoxifen is used for breast cancer. In this study, we have aimed to investigate the effects of quercetin and tamoxifen on telomerase enzyme activity and apoptosis in two cell lines.