Citracil: The Anti-Colorectal Cancer Activity of an Essential Oil from Lemongrass
Yichen Zhang
Richmond Secondary
Floor Location : S 210 H

The objective of this project is to investigate the ability for an essential oil from lemongrass and its major chemical constituents to induce apoptosis in colorectal cancer cells. It will also evaluate the usefulness of this herbal product in the development of novel anticancer therapeutics.rnrnThe cell lines used are HCT116, HT-29, and HEK293.