Production of Curcumin-Loaded Silk Fibroin Nanoparticles for Cancer Therapy.
Nanomaterials (Basel). 2018 Feb 24;8(2):
Authors: Montalbán MG, Coburn JM, Lozano-Pérez AA, Cenis JL, Víllora G, Kaplan DL
Abstract Curcumin, extracted from the rhizome of Curcuma longa, has been widely used in medicine for centuries due to its anti-inflammatory, anti-cancer, anti-oxidant and anti-microbial effects.