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Medicinal herbs for the treatment of rheumatic disorders--a survey of European herbals from the 16th and 17th century.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE From the 16th up into the 18th century botanical and medicinal knowledge in Europe was documented and spread in magnificently illustrated herbals. For the most partExpand
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Plants traditionally used in age related brain disorders--a survey of ethnobotanical literature.
In traditional herbal medicine, numerous plants have been used to treat age related cognitive disorders. In this review we compiled available literature from four Swiss university libraries,Expand
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In vitro screening of traditional South African malaria remedies against Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense, Trypanosoma cruzi, Leishmania donovani, and Plasmodium falciparum.
Three hundred extracts were prepared from plants traditionally used in South Africa to treat malaria and screened in vitro for activity against Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense, Trypanosoma cruzi,Expand
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In vitro cytotoxic activity of abietane diterpenes from Peltodon longipes as well as Salvia miltiorrhiza and Salvia sahendica.
Phytochemical investigations of the n-hexane extract from the roots of Peltodon longipes (Lamiaceae) resulted in the isolation of 12 known abietane diterpenes (1-12). Structures were established onExpand
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Antiplasmodial lanostanes from the Ganoderma lucidum mushroom.
In a screen of 880 extracts from plants and fungi for antiplasmodial, antitrypanosomal, and leishmanicidal activity, an ethyl acetate extract of the mushroom Ganoderma lucidum showed antiplasmodialExpand
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Inhibition of leukotriene biosynthesis by stilbenoids from Stemona species.
Fifteen stilbenoids and two alkaloids from Stemona collinsae, S. tuberosa, and S. peirrei were tested alongside the commercially available stilbenoids resveratrol and pinosylvin for inhibition ofExpand
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Antimycobacterial activity of geranylated furocoumarins from Tetradium daniellii.
Seven geranylated furocoumarins were isolated from the fruits of TETRADIUM DANIELLII (Benn.) T.G. Hartley (Rutaceae) and tested for their antimycobacterial activity against MYCOBACTERIUM FORTUITUM,Expand
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Antiprotozoal screening of 60 South African plants, and the identification of the antitrypanosomal germacranolides schkuhrin I and II.
Two hundred and seven extracts were prepared from sixty plants from South Africa and screened for in vitro activity against Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense, Trypanosoma cruzi, Leishmania donovani, andExpand
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A COMPARISON OF ALTERNATIVE APPROACHES TO EQUITY VALUATION OF PRIVATELY HELD ENTREPREURIAL FIRMS
Valuation of small entrepreurial businesses requires identifying features that are not generally considered in the valuation model of large public firms. The challenge is to translate financialExpand
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