Anti-diabetic effect of cinnamon extract on blood glucose in db/db mice.
Antioxidative effects of Cinnamomi cassiae and Rhodiola rosea extracts in liver of diabetic mice
This study examined the effects of Cinnamomi cassiae and Rhodiola rosea extracts on blood glucose, lipid peroxidation, the level of reduced glutathione and its related enzymes, and the activity of the antioxidant enzymes in the liver of db/db mice.
Organ Distribution of Heavy Metals in Autopsy Material from Normal Korean
To obtain the usual value of aluminum, arsenic, cadmium, chromium, copper, iron, lead, manganese, mercury, molybdenum, nickel, selenium, silicon, tin, vanadium and zinc in the normal human body, the…
Anti-obesity effects of Spirulina maxima in high fat diet induced obese rats via the activation of AMPK pathway and SIRT1.
Spirulina maxima improves obese phenotype induced by the consumption of a high-fat diet, suggesting that SM might be a potential agent to prevent or treat obesity.
Antihyperglycemic and antihyperlipidemic action of Cinnamomi Cassiae (Cinnamon bark) extract in C57BL/Ks db/db mice
The results suggest that cinnamon extract significantly increases insulin sensitivity, reduces serum, and hepatic lipids, and improves hyperglycemia and hyperlipidemia possibly by regulating the PPAR-medicated glucose and lipid metabolism.
Decursin and PDBu: two PKC activators distinctively acting in the megakaryocytic differentiation of K562 human erythroleukemia cells.
Separation of the Antioxidant Compound Quercitrin from Lindera obtusiloba Blume and Its Antimelanogenic Effect on B16F10 Melanoma Cells
- Chung‐oui Hong, H. A. Lee, Chae Hong Rhee, S. Choung, Kwang-Won Lee
- Chemistry, MedicineBioscience, biotechnology and biochemistry
- 23 January 2013
This is the first report to identify quercitrin in L. obtusiloba and its whitening effect and to evaluate their antimelanogenic activities on B16F10 melanoma cells.
Synergistic immunostimulating activity of pidotimod and red ginseng acidic polysaccharide against cyclophosphamide-induced immunosuppression
- Xiao Fei Du, C. Jiang, Chunfu Wu, E. Won, S. Choung
- Biology, MedicineArchives of pharmacal research
- 1 September 2008
Combined therapy using pidotimod and RGAP for improving immune activity may provide an additional benefit over the use of the two drugs by themselves, and this results indicate that combinations of pidotIMod andRGAP are synergistic.
Differential effects of chitooligosaccharides on serum cytokine levels in aged subjects.
- H. M. Kim, Seung-Heon Hong, S. Yoo, Kyung Sin Baek, Y. Jeon, S. Choung
- Biology, MedicineJournal of Medicinal Food
- 27 September 2006
The results of this study suggest that the oral intake of chitooligosaccharides may have beneficial effects on specific cell-mediated immunity while also acting as an anti-inflammatory agent in aged subjects.
Protective Effects of Ecklonia stolonifera Extract on Ethanol-Induced Fatty Liver in Rats
- C. Bang, J. Byun, Hye-kyung Choi, J. Choi, S. Choung
- ChemistryBiomolecules & Therapeutics
- 1 November 2016
Results suggest that Ecklonia stolonifera extract may be useful in preventing fatty acid oxidation and reducing lipogenesis in ethanol-induced fatty liver.