Phytochemicals Fighting Cancer: Mimosa Stem Bark

Mimosa plant species, found distributed throughout South and Central America, are rich in phytochemicals and possess antioxidant, antimicrobial and cytotoxic properties. Monção et al. (2015) turned to chemical evaluation of extracts taken from the stem bark of Mimosa caesalpiniifolia to identify bioactive components and characterize cytotoxic effects seen in several human tumor cell lines.1 M. caesalpiniifolia is Read the rest of this article

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