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A new extract of the plant calendula officinalis produces a dual in vitroeffect: cytotoxic anti-tumor activity and lymphocyte activation

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Cancer, May 2006
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (87th percentile)

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1 tweeter
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2 patents
facebook
2 Facebook pages
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page
video
1 video uploader

Citations

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Readers on

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144 Mendeley
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Title
A new extract of the plant calendula officinalis produces a dual in vitroeffect: cytotoxic anti-tumor activity and lymphocyte activation
Published in
BMC Cancer, May 2006
DOI 10.1186/1471-2407-6-119
Pubmed ID
Authors

Eva Jiménez-Medina, Angel Garcia-Lora, Laura Paco, Ignacio Algarra, Antonia Collado, Federico Garrido

Abstract

Phytopharmacological studies of different Calendula extracts have shown anti-inflammatory, anti-viral and anti-genotoxic properties of therapeutic interest. In this study, we evaluated the in vitro cytotoxic anti-tumor and immunomodulatory activities and in vivo anti-tumor effect of Laser Activated Calendula Extract (LACE), a novel extract of the plant Calendula Officinalis (Asteraceae).

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Mexico 2 1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Egypt 1 <1%
Unknown 140 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 43 30%
Student > Ph. D. Student 27 19%
Student > Master 19 13%
Researcher 14 10%
Student > Doctoral Student 8 6%
Other 16 11%
Unknown 17 12%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 37 26%
Medicine and Dentistry 25 17%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 14 10%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 12 8%
Chemistry 10 7%
Other 18 13%
Unknown 28 19%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 10. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 02 March 2021.
All research outputs
#2,397,129
of 19,021,597 outputs
Outputs from BMC Cancer
#502
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Outputs of similar age
#16,209
of 135,642 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Cancer
#1
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