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Anti-Inflammatory and Neuroprotective Effects of Constituents Isolated from Rhodiola rosea
To determine the biological activity of Rhodiola rosea, the protein expression of iNOS and proinflammatory cytokines was measured after the activation of murine microglial BV2 cells by LPS under the… Expand
Phytochemical investigation of Turnera diffusa.
A phytochemical investigation of Turnera diffusa afforded 35 compounds, comprised of flavonoids, terpenoids, saccharides, phenolics, and cyanogenic derivatives, including five new compounds (1-5) and… Expand
Phenylalkanoids and monoterpene analogues from the roots of Rhodiola rosea.
Roots extract of Rhodiola rosea L. is the source of important commercial preparations widely used throughout Europe, Asia, and the USA. Phytochemical investigation of the roots of Rhodiola rosea… Expand
Comparison of three chromatographic techniques for the detection of mitragynine and other indole and oxindole alkaloids in Mitragyna speciosa (kratom) plants.
- M. Wang, Emily J. Carrell, +4 authors I. Khan
- Chemistry, Medicine
- Journal of separation science
- 1 June 2014
Leaves of the Southeast Asian plant Mitragyna speciosa are used to suppress pain and mitigate opioid withdrawal syndromes. The potential threat of abuse and ready availability of this uncontrolled… Expand
Constituents from Terminalia species increase PPARα and PPARγ levels and stimulate glucose uptake without enhancing adipocyte differentiation.
- Min Hye Yang, Y. Vásquez, Z. Ali, I. Khan, S. Khan
- Chemistry, Medicine
- Journal of ethnopharmacology
- 16 September 2013
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE The fruits of Terminalia bellerica Roxb. (Combretaceae) and T. chebula Retz. (Combretaceae) are important components of triphala, a popular Ayurvedic formulation, for… Expand
Determination of ADME properties of mitragynine, 7-hydroxymitragynine, and mitraphylline
The effect of Salvia divinorum and Mitragyna speciosa extracts, fraction and major constituents on place aversion and place preference in rats.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Consumer use of botanicals has increased despite, in many instances, the paucity of research demonstrating efficacy or identifying liabilities. This research employed… Expand
Effect of green tea and its polyphenols on mouse liver.
Increased consumption of green tea (GT) without enough scientific data has raised safety concerns. Epigallocatechin 3-gallate (EGCG) is the most prominent polyphenol of GT that has antioxidant… Expand
Cytotoxic monacolins from red yeast rice, a Chinese medicine and food.
Seven new monacolins, monacolins Q-S (1-3), α,β-dehydromonacolin S (4), 3α-hydroxy-3,5-dihydromonacolin L (5), 3β-hydroxy-3,5-dihydromonacolin L (6), and α,β-hydromonacolin Q (7) were isolated and… Expand
Effects of different pre-starter diets on broiler performance, gastro intestinal tract morphometry and carcass yield
An experiment was conducted to examine the effects of different pre-starter diets on the performance, digestive organs and carcass characteristics of broilers. One hundred and fifty day-old broiler… Expand