Evaluation of the chemopreventive effects of Hypericum perforatum L on DMBA-applied rat oral mucosa


Sengun D. N. , KARACA İ. R. , SARAÇ N., UĞUR A., FIRAT A. , KAYMAZ F. F. , ...More

ARCHIVES OF ORAL BIOLOGY, vol.127, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Objective: Hypericum perforatum L also known as St. John's wort is known to have many beneficial properties for the organism including its antioxidant and anticancer activities. It is also known to have shown antiproliferative and cytotoxic effects against various cancer cell lines. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of Hypericum perforatum L on 7,12-dimethylbenz(a)anthracene-induced rat oral squamous cell carcinoma model.