Bioactive S-alk(en)yl cysteine sulfoxide metabolites in the genus Allium: the chemistry of potential therapeutic agents.

@article{Rose2005BioactiveSC,
  title={Bioactive S-alk(en)yl cysteine sulfoxide metabolites in the genus Allium: the chemistry of potential therapeutic agents.},
  author={Peter J. Rose and Matt Whiteman and Philip Keith Moore and Yi Zhun Zhu},
  journal={Natural product reports},
  year={2005},
  volume={22 3},
  pages={351-68}
}
S-Alk(en)yl cysteine sulfoxides are odourless, non-protein sulfur amino acids typically found in members of the family Alliaceae and are the precursors to the lachrymatory and flavour compounds found in the agronomically important genus Allium. Traditionally, Allium species, particularly the onion (Allium cepa) and garlic (A. sativum), have been used for centuries in European, Asian and American folk medicines for the treatment of numerous human pathologies, however it is only recently that any… CONTINUE READING
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