Abscissic acid (ABA) hormone causes plant and tissue growth inhibition: Prospect for cancer cell growth inhibition

International Journal of Biotech Trends and Technology (IJBTT)
© 2017 by IJBTT Journal
Volume - 7 Issue - 4                          
Year of Publication : 2017
Authors : A.B.M. Sharif Hossain, Musamm M. Uddin

A.B.M. Sharif Hossain, Musamm M. Uddin "Abscissic acid (ABA) hormone causes plant and tissue growth inhibition: Prospect for cancer cell growth inhibition", International Journal of Biotech Trends and Technology (IJBTT), V7(4): 18-21 Oct - Dec 2017, Published by Seventh Sense Research Group.


The experiment was conducted to evaluate the inhibitory effects of abscissic acid (ABA) on the peach shoot and bark phloem tissue growth. The results of the hormonal effects [abscissic acid (ABA)] showed the study on the peach shoot and phloem tissue and prospect of the inhibition of cancer cell division and multiplication. The result presented using peach shoot and bark phloem tissue growth inhibition applying the hormonal application of ABA at different concentrations. The result observed the highest shoot (74.6% at ABA 2000ppm) and bark phloem tissue (100% at ABA 2000ppm) were excessively inhibited. From the results indication, it can be concluded that it is excessively possible to inhibit of the growth of plant shoot and bark tissue by affecting cell division and cell differentiation using ABA and the highest plant tissue growth was inhibited 100% at 2000ppm ABA. So, from our results, it can obviously be prospected that ABA at different concentrations can be effectively inhibited the human cancer cell growth.


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ABA, plant growth inhibition, cancer cell inhibition.