ISSN : 2663-2187

The effects of Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis) and honeybush (Cyclopia species) on air pollutant chemicals-induced cytoxicity in human skin fibroblasts and keratinocytes

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Akeem Olalekan Lawal, Davids M. Lester and Jeanine L. Marnewick
ยป doi: 10.33472/AFJBS.4.1.2022.22-36


Diesel Exhaust Particles (DEP) have been reported to be mainly responsible for most of the toxic effects of air pollution probably via a mechanism that involves induction of oxidative stress and proinflammatory response. Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis) and Honeybush (Cyclopia species) are widely used due to their health promoting effects

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