An Evaluation of Anti-Clastogenic Activities for Garlic (Allium Sativum), Turmeric (Curcuma Longa) and Tulsi (Ocimum Tenuiflorum) with Clastogen (Mitomycin) in Human Lymphocytes – A Case Study

2020 Journal of Clinical Review & Case Reports  
Chromosomal aberrations based human syndrome are very critical and sometimes leads to lethality. Such syndrome or disorders are often irreversible. In this present study, we evaluated the preventing effect of herbal extracts from Ocimum (tulsi), Curcuma (turmeric) and Allium (garlic) in developing chromosomal aberrations in whole blood human lymphocytes. The results showed that the clastogenic effect was minimised by the combination of all three herbal extracts compared to the individual
more » ... effects. The spontaneous chromosomal aberrations caused in lymphoma cells were also minimized by the herbal extracts.
doi:10.33140/jcrc.05.01.12 fatcat:rf4h45dohvb6vgl33xqiw65vpm