Aronia plants: a review of traditional use, biological activities, and perspectives for modern medicine.

Abstract

The Aronia genus (Rosaceae family, Maloideae subfamily) includes two species of native North American shrubs: Aronia melanocarpa (Michx.) Ell. (black chokeberry) and Aronia arbutifolia (L.) Pers. (red chokeberry). The fruits of A. melanocarpa have been traditionally used by Potawatomi Native Americans to cure colds. In the first half of the 20(th) century… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/jmf.2009.0062

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@article{Kokotkiewicz2010AroniaPA, title={Aronia plants: a review of traditional use, biological activities, and perspectives for modern medicine.}, author={Adam Kokotkiewicz and Zbigniew Jaremicz and Maria Luczkiewicz}, journal={Journal of medicinal food}, year={2010}, volume={13 2}, pages={255-69} }