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Many genera of endophytic fungi including Aspergillus sp., Campylocarpon sp., Chaetomium sp., Coniothyrium sp., Emericella sp. , Eutypella sp., Fusarium sp., Paecilomyces sp. , Paraphaeosphaeria sp., Penicillium sp. , Phoma sp., Phomopsis sp. and Trichoderma sp. are able to synthesize alkaloids and nitrogen-containing compounds. These isolated compounds, when tested against different cancer cell lines, displayed strong to weak cytotoxic activity with wide range of IC50 values.