Antioxidant, Antimicrobial, and Anticancer Effects ofAnacardiumPlants: An Ethnopharmacological Perspective

Salehi B., Gultekin-Ozguven M., Kirkin C. , Özçelik B. , Morais-Braga M. F. B. , Carneiro J. N. P. , ...Daha Fazla

FRONTIERS IN ENDOCRINOLOGY, cilt.11, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Derleme
  • Cilt numarası: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3389/fendo.2020.00295


Anacardiumplants have received increasing recognition due to its nutritional and biological properties. A number of secondary metabolites are present in its leaves, fruits, and other parts of the plant. Among the diverseAnacardiumplants' bioactive effects, their antioxidant, antimicrobial, and anticancer activities comprise those that have gained more attention. Thus, the present article aims to review the Anacardium plants' biological effects. A special emphasis is also given to their pharmacological and clinical efficacy, which may trigger further studies on their therapeutic properties with clinical trials.