The natural triterpene maslinic acid induces apoptosis in HT29 colon cancer cells by a JNK-p53-dependent mechanism

Fernando J. Reyes-Zurita, Gisela Pachon-Pena, Daneida Lizarraga, Eva E. Rufino-Palomares, Marta Cascante*, Jose A. Lupianez

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84 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)13
JournalBMC Cancer
Publication statusPublished - 27 Apr 2011


  • colon-cancer cells JNK
  • maslinic acid
  • mitochondrial apoptotic pathway
  • p53-mediated apoptosis
  • triterpenes

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