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Table 3 Sensitivity (IC50) of different cancer cell lines to extracts after 48 h treatment

From: Antibacterial and anticancer activities of acetone extracts from in vitro cultured lichen-forming fungi

Extract name IC50 [μg mL−1]
  HeLa MCF-7 PC-3
Xp_PDAa 8.41 ± 0.87 n.d.c n.d.
Xp_GLBM n.d. 8.14 ± 1.44 n.d.
Cp_PDA n.d. n.d. n.d.
Cp_GLBM 6.57 ± 0.41 7.29 ± 1.04 7.96 ± 1.21
Usnic acidb 10.88 ± 2.28 12.64 ± 2.95 14.50 ± 2.71
  1. aExtracts from mycelia of different lichen-forming fungi i.e. Cp-Caloplaca pusilla, Xp-Xanthoria parietina grown on different media (i.e. on G-LBM [20] and Potato-Dextrose Agar (PDA)
  2. bUsnic acid was used as a control
  3. cn.d.-not determined