Anti-inflammatory effects of Scutellaria baicalensis water extract on LPS-activated RAW 264.7 macrophages.

@article{Yoon2009AntiinflammatoryEO,
  title={Anti-inflammatory effects of Scutellaria baicalensis water extract on LPS-activated RAW 264.7 macrophages.},
  author={Seok-Bin Yoon and Young-Jong Lee and Seong Kyu Park and H S Kim and Hyunsu Bae and Hyung Min Kim and Seong-Gyu Ko and Ho young Choi and Myung Sook Oh and Wansu Park},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2009},
  volume={125 2},
  pages={286-90}
}
AIM OF THE STUDY The root of Scutellaria baicalensis Georgi (Labiatae), also known as Scutellariae Radix, possesses anticancer, antiviral, and anti-inflammatory properties. And it is one of the most widespread herbal remedies used in Oriental medicine. In the present study, we investigated the effects of Scutellariae Radix water extract (SR) on proinflammatory mediators secreted from lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced RAW 264.7 macrophages. MATERIAL AND METHODS Cell viability was assessed by… CONTINUE READING