Preliminary screening of the aqueous extract of Mirabilis multiflora (Nyctaginaceae) has shown antitumor activity against Sarcoma 180 in mice. The isolation, purification, and partial characterization of proteinaceous material is reported. This material has shown activity against Lewis lung carcinoma, Walker carcinosarcoma 256 (intramuscular), and lymphosarcoma.
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