Sclareol and cancer prevention: A mini-review

Mohammad Sadegh Qadirifard, Zahra Arabpour, Sahar Afsahi, Fatemeh Sorkheh, Seyedeh Negin Hamidpour, Nazli Ahangarzadeh, Bafrin Dabestani, Arina Ansari, Niloofar Deravi
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Sclareol is a labdane-type phytochemical compound that, due to its pharmacological attributes and historical use in herbal medicine, has attracted noteworthy attention. Numbers of research, mainly through testing on human and animal models, have demonstrated a wide range of effects, by which using sclareol may be considered as an important method in cancer prevention. By using the key words sclareol, cancer, neoplasia, we extracted the articles published up to September 2020 through search in
more » ... bMed, SID, ISI Web of Science, Scholar, and Scopus. This study aimed to summarize the research and studies on sclareol and its effects on cancer prevention and treatment.
doi:10.24292/01.or.124311221 fatcat:4w3fztqfsfefjfnlgm2oqxlgsq