Social and Economic Burden of Cancer on 2020-Minireview
Cancer Research Journal
Volume 6, Issue 1, March 2018, Pages: 10-15
Received: Nov. 13, 2017; Accepted: Nov. 24, 2017; Published: Jan. 5, 2018
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Vairakannu Tamizhazhagan, Department of Zoology, Annamalai University, Tamilnadu, India
Kannaiyan Pugazhendy, Department of Zoology, Annamalai University, Tamilnadu, India
Veerasamy Sakthidasan, Department of Zoology, Annamalai University, Tamilnadu, India
Chokkalingam Jayanthi, Department of Education, Annamalai University, Tamilnadu, India
Selvaraj Rajesh, Department of Zoology, Presidency College, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India
Perumal Manikanadan, Department of Microbiology, Annamalai University, Tamilnadu, India
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Natural products have been provided as a rich source of a lead compound for drug development against an extensive array of biological targets including an assortment of forms of cancer. Induction of apoptosis as an involuntary cell passing amalgamation for wiping out superfluous cells in tissues is a part of the effectual strategies to the kill of tumor and cancer cells. The current scenario conventional medicinal plant is becoming a popular use of various disease treatments, preventive medicine, and health promotion generally categorized as alternative or complementary medicine in the contemporary scenario. Herbal medicine contains be exploited by indigenous people for generations to treat many different health conditions such as hay fever, bad-tempered bowel syndrome Menstrual Problem and skin conditions currently there is great public interest in finding herbal medicinal plant species to cure major diseases like cancer. Plants have been noteworthy role in as long as the human competition with remedies. The World Health Organization (WHO) has participated that the numeral of new cancer cases will go to 15 million by the year 2020. Cancer is dependable for 12% of the world’s mortality and the second-leading effect of death in the Western world. Communicable and communicable diseases limited chances for a cure by chemotherapy are a most important contributing factor to this typical situation. This review reports motivates to young pharmacy and Life Science field.
Apoptosis, Cancer, Chemotherapy, Remedies, Medicinal Plant
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Vairakannu Tamizhazhagan, Kannaiyan Pugazhendy, Veerasamy Sakthidasan, Chokkalingam Jayanthi, Selvaraj Rajesh, Perumal Manikanadan, Social and Economic Burden of Cancer on 2020-Minireview, Cancer Research Journal. Vol. 6, No. 1, 2018, pp. 10-15. doi: 10.11648/j.crj.20180601.12
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