Involvement of AMPK Signaling Cascade in Capsaicin-Induced Apoptosis of HT-29 Colon Cancer Cells

YOUNG MIN KIM, JIN-TAEK HWANG, DONG WOOK KWAK, YUN KYUNG LEE, OCK JIN PARK

Evidence of the association between increased apoptosis in HT-29 colon cancer cells by capsaicin treatment support capsaicin as a possible target of cancer control.

Case Report
1 effect

Reported Outcomes

CausesOutcomeCertainty

Fresh Chili Peppers (Capsaicin) Herb risk & protective factor

Colorectal Cancer Digestive outcome
Minor decreased risk of Colorectal Cancer
Digestive system

Low evidence
-1.0%