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Short and Long-Term Effects of Baccharis articulata on Glucose Homeostasis
In this study, the in vivo effect of the crude extract and n-butanol and aqueous residual fractions of Baccharis articulata (Lam.) Pers. on serum glucose levels, insulin secretion and liver andExpand
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Anti-hyperglycemic action of apigenin-6-C-β-fucopyranoside from Averrhoa carambola.
A stimulatory effect of apigenin-6-C-β-fucopyranoside (1) on glucose uptake was observed when rat soleus muscle was incubated with 1, 10 and 100 μM of this flavonoid glycoside. The presence ofExpand
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Beneficial effects of banana leaves (Musa x paradisiaca) on glucose homeostasis: multiple sites of action
The acute effect of crude extract, n-butanol and aqueous residual fractions of Musa x paradisiaca L., Musaceae, leaves on glycemia, serum insulin secretion and glycogen content in an in vivo approachExpand
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Protected effect of Esenbeckia leiocarpa upon the inflammatory response induced by carrageenan in a murine air pouch model.
UNLABELLED This study was conducted to investigate the anti-inflammatory efficacy of Esenbeckia leiocarpa against the inflammation caused by the carrageenan using a murine air pouch model. MATERIALExpand
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Antimicrobial Activity of a Crude Extract and Fractions from Alternanthera brasiliana (L.) O. Kuntze Leaves
SUMMARY. Aqueous EtOH (70%) crude extract of Alternanthera brasiliana leaves and dichloromethane, ethyl acetate and butanolic fractions of the crude extract were tested against a panel ofExpand
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Insulin signaling: a potential signaling pathway for the stimulatory effect of kaempferitrin on glucose uptake in skeletal muscle.
The aim of the study was to investigate the in vitro effect and the mechanism of action of kaempferitrin on glucose uptake in an insulin target (soleus muscle). A stimulatory effect of kaempferitrinExpand
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Involvement of GLUT‐4 in the stimulatory effect of rutin on glucose uptake in rat soleus muscle
The aim of this study was to investigate the in‐vitro effect of rutin on glucose uptake in an insulin target (soleus muscle) and the mechanism of action involved.
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Variação anual de metilxantinas totais em amostras de Ilex paraguariensis A. St. - Hil. (erva-mate) em Ijuí e Santa Maria, Estado do Rio Grande do Sul
Ilex paraguariensis is a native plant in Southern Brazil, whose leaves are utilized in beverages such as chimarrao and terere. This study investigated variations of total methylxanthines in leavesExpand
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Esenbeckia leiocarpa Engl. inhibits inflammation in a carrageenan‐induced murine model of pleurisy
Objectives  The aim of this study was to investigate the anti‐inflammatory effects of the crude hydroalcoholic extract (CHE) isolated from Esenbeckia leiocarpa Engl., and fractions and subfractionsExpand
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Fitoconstituintes isolados da fração em diclorometano das folhas de Vernonia tweediana Baker
Fractionation of the dichloromethane -soluble fraction from the ethanol extract of the leaves of Vernonia tweediana (Asteraceae) led to the isolation of α-amyrin, β-amyrin, lupeol, β-sitosterol,Expand
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