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Antioxidative and mutagenic properties of Zanthoxylum ailanthoides Sieb & zucc.
Abstract This study was aimed to evaluate the antioxidative activity and mutagenic properties of the extracts from Zanthoxylum ailanthoides Sieb & zucc . The extracts of the plants were prepared asExpand
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Antioxidative activity and safety of the 50 ethanolic extract from red bean fermented by Bacillus subtilis IMR-NK1.
This study aimed at evaluating the antioxidative activities and the safety of 50% ethanolic extract from red bean fermented by Bacillus subtillis IMR-NK1. The antioxidative activities, includingExpand
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Benzyl isothiocyanate (BITC) and phenethyl isothiocyanate (PEITC)‐mediated generation of reactive oxygen species causes cell cycle arrest and induces apoptosis via activation of caspase‐3,
  • C. Wu, A. Huang, +7 authors J. Chung
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of orthopaedic research : official…
  • 1 August 2011
Benzyl isothiocyanate (BITC) and phenethyl isothiocyanate (PEITC), a member of the isothiocyanate family, have been shown to exhibit antineoplastic ability against many human cancer cells. In thisExpand
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Studies on the antioxidative activity of Graptopetalum paraguayense E. Walther
Abstract This study was aimed to evaluate the antioxidative activities of water (GWE), 50% ethanolic (GE50), and 95% ethanolic (GE95) extracts of Graptopetalum paraguayense. The antioxidantExpand
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Chrysophanol induces necrosis through the production of ROS and alteration of ATP levels in J5 human liver cancer cells.
Anthraquinone compounds have been shown to induce apoptosis in different cancer cell types. Effects of chrysophanol, an anthraquinone compound, on cancer cell death have not been well studied. TheExpand
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Studies on the antioxidative activities of Hsian-tsao (Mesona procumbens Hemsl) leaf gum.
  • L. Lai, S. Chou, W. Chao
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Journal of agricultural and food chemistry
  • 24 January 2001
This study aimed at evaluating the antioxidative activity of crude hsian-tsao leaf gum extracted by sodium bicarbonate solutions and precipitated by 70% ethanol. The antioxidative activities,Expand
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Gypenosides induced G0/G1 arrest via CHk2 and apoptosis through endoplasmic reticulum stress and mitochondria-dependent pathways in human tongue cancer SCC-4 cells.
Gypenosides (Gyp), a component of Gynostemma pentaphyllum Makino, was selected for examining the effects on the cell viability, cell cycle and induction of apoptosis in human tongue cancer SCC-4Expand
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The Melanogenesis Alteration Effects of Achillea millefolium L. Essential Oil and Linalyl Acetate: Involvement of Oxidative Stress and the JNK and ERK Signaling Pathways in Melanoma Cells
The mitogen-activated protein kinase (MAPK) family, including extracellular signal-regulated kinase (ERK)1/2, c-Jun N-terminal kinase (JNK)1/2 and p38 MAPK, is known to be activated by ultravioletExpand
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An Experimental Study on the Antileukemia Effects of Gypenosides In Vitro and In Vivo
Purpose. Gypenosides (Gyp), found in Gynostemma pentaphyllum Makino, have been used as folk medicine for centuries and have exhibited diverse pharmacological effects, including antileukemia effectsExpand
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Study of the chemical composition, antioxidant activity and anti-inflammatory activity of essential oil from Vetiveria zizanioides
Abstract Vetiveria zizanioides (vetiver grass) is well known as an eco-friendly plant that prevents soil erosion and rehabilitates metalliferous polluted land. V. zizanioides is also the major sourceExpand
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