Possible Induction of Autophagy and Apoptosis by a Novel 17-Beta-Estradiol Analogue in Esophageal Carcinoma Cells.

  • Elize Wolmarans
  • Thandi V. Mqoco
  • Andr� Stander
  • Sumari Marais
  • Annie M. Marais

Abstract

Compound C19 was tested on the esophageal carcinoma SNO cell line. Results showed induction of apoptosis and autophagy induced by C19. This contributes towards understanding its action.

Author Biographies

Elize Wolmarans
Department of Physiology
Thandi V. Mqoco
Department of Physiology
Andr� Stander
Department of Physiology
Sumari Marais
Department of Physiology
Annie M. Marais
Department of Physiology
Published
2012-05-07
Section
Conference Abstracts