Anti-inflammatory activities of methanol extracts from various seaweed species.

@article{Khan2008AntiinflammatoryAO,
  title={Anti-inflammatory activities of methanol extracts from various seaweed species.},
  author={Mohammed Nurul Absar Khan and Jae Suk Choi and Min chul Lee and Eliya Kim and Taek-Jeong Nam and Hitoshi Fujii and Yong K. Hong},
  journal={Journal of environmental biology},
  year={2008},
  volume={29 4},
  pages={465-9}
}
Thirty-seven species of common seaweeds from the coast of Korea were screened for anti-inflammatory activity Methanol extracts of the seaweeds were tested against mouse ear edema and erythema induced by phorbol myristate acetate. At 40 mg ml(-1) of extract, edema was strongly suppressed by the seaweeds Undaria pinnatifida and Ulva linza, with relative inhibition of 85 and 84%, respectively These two seaweeds also showed the greatest suppression of erythema, with inhibition of 78 and 70… CONTINUE READING

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