Mr. Vedpal

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Research scholar, JSS college of Pharmacy, India

Poster Presentation

Expertise: Molecular cell, Cancer

Biography: Mr. Vedpal  has completed his Bachelor of Pharmacy and Masters of Pharmacy (Pharmacognosy) from JSS College of Pharmacy Rockland, Ooty, affiliated to The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai , India. Presently he is working as a research scholar in JSS College of Pharmacy Rockland, Ooty, India.,


Title: Evaluation of anticancer and antioxidant potentials of CyperusrotandusLinn.



The global burden of cancer has beenincreasingday to day, theincreasingrate of mortalityassociatedwiththeexistingconventionalcancertherapyisthedriving factor forthediscovery of the new anticanceragentsderivedfromplantsiscurrentlyunderinvestigation.Thepresentstudywascarriedout to evaluatetheanticancer, antioxidantproperties of Cyperusrotindus .Linnfrequentlyused in Indiantraditionalmedication. In vitroanticanceractivities of variousextracts of Cyperusrotindus .Linnwerecarriedoutbyusingsulforhodamine B (SRB) assay in DLA celllines and theirin vitroantioxidantactivitiesby 1,1-diphenyl-2-picrylhydrazyl DPPH assay. TheresultsobtainedindicatethatCyperusrotindus .Linn has potentcytotoxicactivitytowardtheselectedcancercells and theantioxidantstudyrevealedthattheselectedplantwasfound to be effective DPPH  scavengingagent. Amongalltheextractsethylacetateextract has shownanticancer and antioxidantpropertiessignificantly in a dosedependentmanner. Theresults of thepresentfindingsstrengthenthepotential of theselectedplant as a resourceforthediscovery of novel anticancer and antioxidantagents.

Keywords: Cyperusrotindus .Linn, anticancer, antioxidant, DLA cells, DPPH assay

Related Conferences :

International Conference on Cancer Care and Cure