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- Cao, Zhiheng, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Natural product research 2012 v.26 no.11 pp. 1033-1037
- Allium sativum; DNA; Liliaceae; T-lymphocytes; allicin; apoptosis; caspase-3; condensation; cytochrome c; garlic; membrane potential; mice
- ... Garlic (Allium sativum L.; Liliaceae) has been widely demonstrated in the role of cancer prevention, but the specific compound in garlic corresponding to this effect and its mechanisms are not clearly known. Allicin is one of the organic sulphur compounds derived from garlic. In the present study we investigated the anti-proliferative and pro-apoptotic activities of allicin in murine T-lymphocytes ...