bookmark_borderCentella asiatica: anticancer medicinal plant



Compound, namely, asiatic acid (AA), asiaticoside has anticancer potential
against Breast, lung, and ovarian cancer.

Pharmacological evidence
suggests that these compounds are used against many diseases (Sun et al.,
2020), such as antidiabetic (Legiawati et al., 2020; Oyenihi et al., 2019),
anticancer (Tariq et al., 2015), anti-inflammatory and antioxidant (Ariffin et
al., 2011; Hafiz et al., 2020; Kumari et al., 2016; Ratz-Łyko et al., 2016),
neuroprotective (Gray et al., 2018; Lokanathan et al., 2016; Yadav et al.,
2019), etc.



bookmark_borderAucubin Exerts Anticancer Activity in Breast Cancer and Regulates Intestinal Microbiota



Aucubin is an iridoid glycoside compound that is widely present in many plants, especially high in Plantago asiatica, Eucommia ulmoides, and Aucuba japonica. A series of studies have demonstrated that aucubin possess multiple beneficial effects including antioxidation, anti-inflammation, anti-fibrosis, hepatoprotection, neuroprotection, osteoprotection, antitumor, antiendothelial dysfunction, and antiphotoaging.