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Table 3 Cytotoxic effect of different extracts of the selected Sudanese plants

From: Correlation of antiangiogenic, antioxidant and cytotoxic activities of some Sudanese medicinal plants with phenolic and flavonoid contents

Plants Part used Solvent used % inhibition of cell proliferation
HCT-116 MCF-7 CCD HUVECs
Indgosfera spinosa Stem n-Hexane 27.79 40.43 4.16 5.64
Ethanol 14.98 42.48 5.42 6.08
Methanol 11.16 41.86 4.93 6.79
Water 12.95 33.90 6.18 8.11
Nicotiana gluaca Leaves n-Hexane 95.08 99.38 45.63 62.05
Ethanol 49.66 81.10 38.57 36.25
Methanol 19.83 75.58 10.15 22.64
Water 17.20 49.81 8.09 19.79
Stem n-Hexane 87.07 92.01 44.35 59.46
Ethanol 33.58 49.28 32.63 25.43
Methanol 43.47 53.51 40.47 27.87
Water 28.95 57.53 38.56 19.89
Tephrosia apollinea Aerial part n-Hexane 53.86 87.20 9.65 26.95
Ethanol 46.91 86.94 7.88 16.28
Methanol 47.43 87.09 10.23 18.91
Water 16.86 25.60 4.68 5.79
Tamarix nilotica Leaves n-Hexane 29.33 47.25 8.77 14.58
Ethanol 7.8 46.61 5.83 22.89
Methanol 19.61 46.14 6.65 17.35
Water 6.93 28.47 3.87 11.68
Combretum hartmannianum Leaves n-Hexane 80.03 95.76 7.75 16.62
Ethanol 33.69 54.04 6.35 7.88
Methanol 17.61 78.22 7.79 9.58
Water 26.02 36.30 6.23 5.65
Bark n-Hexane 26.30 42.43 5.74 6.61
Ethanol 29.11 76.79 6.48 8.36
Methanol 13.75 73.64 9.57 11.59
Water 28.40 49.92 10.11 9.47
Capparis decidua Stem n-Hexane 33.78 50.07 5.34 15.45
Ethanol 8.5 41.99 3.69 5.77
Methanol 14.76 39.87 5.58 19.57
   Water 21.82 54.41 6.76 4.38