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Table 1 Anti-proliferative activity of some nutraceutical compounds against human colon cancer and lymphoblastic leukemia cell lines

From: In vitro anti-proliferative activity of selected nutraceutical compounds in human cancer cell lines

Compound   IC50 (µM)   
  HCT116 HCT116 p53 − / −  CEM/CCRF CEM/ADR5000
Allyl isothiocyanate 162.92 ± 1.68  > 500 155.76 ± 0.62 194.99 ± 3.87
β-Carotene 139.53 ± 5.72 34.94 ± 0.47 34.46 ± 1.2 220.58 ± 12.25
Caffeine  > 500 332.07 ± 14.05 444.71 ± 8.29  > 500
Capsaicin 22.21 ± 0.49 19.67 ± 0.06 64.56 ± 2.40 122.98 ± 0.10
Lupanine  > 500  > 500  > 500  > 500
Vinblastine sulfate 0.81  < 0.015 0.14 6.37