Aloe-emodin from rhubarb (Rheum rhabarbarum) inhibits lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammatory responses in RAW264.7 macrophages.

@article{Hu2014AloeemodinFR,
  title={Aloe-emodin from rhubarb (Rheum rhabarbarum) inhibits lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammatory responses in RAW264.7 macrophages.},
  author={Boyang Hu and Hai Jing Zhang and Xianli Meng and Fei Wang and Ping Wang},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2014},
  volume={153 3},
  pages={
          846-53
        }
}
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Rheum rhabarbarum (rhubarb) has long been used for the treatment of inflammation in China and other Asian countries. However, the mechanism underlying the anti-inflammatory activity of this medicinal plant is not fully understood. The present study was designed to investigate the anti-inflammatory effects of anthraquinones, the major constituents in rhubarb, and the molecular mechanism involved in their anti-inflammatory effects. MATERIALS AND METHODS RAW264.7… CONTINUE READING
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