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Protective action of ethanolic extract of Rosmarinus officinalis L. in gastric ulcer prevention induced by ethanol in rats.
The pathology of a gastric ulcer is complex and multifactorial. Gastric ulcers affect many people around the world and its development is a result of the imbalance between aggressive and protectiveExpand
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Valeriana officinalis attenuates the rotenone-induced toxicity in Drosophila melanogaster.
In this study, we investigated the potential protective effects of Valeriana officinalis (V. officinalis) against the toxicity induced by rotenone in Drosophila melanogaster (D. melanogaster). AdultExpand
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Antioxidant and hepatoprotective activity of ethanolic extract of leaves of Solidago microglossa containing polyphenolic compounds
Abstract The antioxidative and hepatoprotective potential of Solidago microglossa D.C, a widely used medicinal plant from Brazil was investigated. The leaf extract showed inhibition againstExpand
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Identification of the Plant Steroid α-Spinasterol as a Novel Transient Receptor Potential Vanilloid 1 Antagonist with Antinociceptive Properties
The transient receptor potential vanilloid 1 (TRPV1) receptor is relevant to the perception of noxious information and has been studied as a therapeutic target for the development of new analgesics.Expand
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HPLC analysis and antimicrobial, antimycobacterial and antiviral activities of Tabernaemontana catharinensis A. DC
Abstract Antimicrobial, antimycobacterial and antiviral activities of crude extracts, fractions and subfractions of Tabernaemontana catharinensis were evaluated. Best antimicrobial results occurredExpand
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Starch composition, glycemic indices, phenolic constituents, and antioxidative and antidiabetic properties of some common tropical fruits
Abstract Background Studies have supported the protective effect of high fruit consumption in the management of chronic diseases such as diabetes. Methods Thirteen fresh tropical fruits were sourcedExpand
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Antioxidant Effects of Different Extracts from Melissa officinalis, Matricaria recutita and Cymbopogon citratus
Considering the important role of oxidative stress in the pathogenesis of several neurological diseases, and the growing evidence of the presence of compounds with antioxidant properties in the plantExpand
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Phenolic composition and inhibitory activity of Mangifera indica and Mucuna urens seeds extracts against key enzymes linked to the pathology and complications of type 2 diabetes
Objective To investigate the phenolic compounds composition and the inhibitory activity of Mangifera indica (M. indica) and Mucuna urens (M. urens) seeds extracts against some key enzymesExpand
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Antimicrobial and antiviral activity-guided fractionation from Scutia buxifolia Reissek extracts
Antimicrobial and antiviral activities of the fractions from Scutia buxifolia stem bark and leaves were evaluated. Best antimicrobial results occurred with the ethyl acetate (EA) and n-butanolic (NB)Expand
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Phenolic profile, antioxidant potential and DNA damage protecting activity of sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum).
The present study investigated the antioxidant and phenolic composition of sugarcane. The leaves and juices of thirteen varieties of sugarcane were studied for their antioxidant activity andExpand
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