Chimiothérapie : Libre accès

Chimiothérapie : Libre accès
Libre accès

ISSN: 2167-7700


The chemotherapeutic effects of lapacho tree extract: β-lapachone

Hsiu-Ni Kung, Kuo-Shyan Lu and Yat-Pang Chau

Cancer, a serious problem throughout the world, needs more efficient drugs for clinical applications. One potential chemotherapeutic drug is β-lapachone. The study of β-lapachone begins from 1977. This commentary is going to discuss the current understanding for the therapeutic uses of β-lapachone