18β-Glycyrrhetinic acid potently inhibits Kv1.3 potassium channels and T cell activation in human Jurkat T cells.

@article{Fu201318GlycyrrhetinicAP,
  title={18β-Glycyrrhetinic acid potently inhibits Kv1.3 potassium channels and T cell activation in human Jurkat T cells.},
  author={Xiao-Xing Fu and Li-Li Du and Ning Zhao and Qian Dong and Yu-hua Liao and Yi-mei Du},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2013},
  volume={148 2},
  pages={647-54}
}
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Licorice has been extensively used in traditional medicines for treatment of many diseases, including inflammations and immunological disorders. Recent studies have shown that the anti-inflammatory and immunomodulation activities of licorice have been attributed to its active component, glycyrretinic acid (GA). GA consists of… CONTINUE READING