A fraction of stem bark extract of Entada africana suppresses lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammation in RAW 264.7 cells.

@article{Owona2013AFO,
  title={A fraction of stem bark extract of Entada africana suppresses lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammation in RAW 264.7 cells.},
  author={Brice Ayissi Owona and Nico Frederic Njayou and Stefan Laufer and Paul Fewou Moundipa and Hermann Josef Schluesener},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2013},
  volume={149 1},
  pages={162-8}
}
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Entada africana is a plant used in African traditional medicine for the treatment of stomachache, fever, liver related diseases, wound healing, cataract and dysentery. AIMS OF THE STUDY This study aimed at evaluating the anti-inflammatory activity of fractions of the stem bark extract of the plant using lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced inflammation in RAW 264.7 macrophages model. MATERIALS AND METHODS The crude extract was prepared using the mixture CH2Cl2… CONTINUE READING
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