Cannabidiol Isolate rather than Cannabis sativa extracts inhibit cell growth and induce apoptosis in cervical cancer cells.
Sindiswa T Lukhele, Lesetja R Motadi BACKGROUND: Cervical cancer remains a global health related issue among females of Sub-Saharan Africa, with over half a million new cases reported each year. Different therapeutic regimens have been suggested in various regions of Africa, however, over a quarter of a million women die of cervical cancer, annually. This makes it the most lethal cancer amongst black women and calls for urgent therapeutic strategies. In this study we compare the anti-proliferative effects of crude [...]