Effects of a polyacetylene from Panax ginseng on Na+ currents in rat dorsal root ganglion neurons.

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The root of ginseng (Panax ginseng) has been used as a traditional medicine in the far east countries since ancient times. Ginseng extracts produce analgesia among other various biologically beneficial effects. A polyacetylenic compound, (9R,10S)-epoxyheptadecan-4,6-diyn-3-one (EHD), has been isolated from ginseng extract, whose biological activity is… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.brainres.2007.11.047

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@article{Choi2008EffectsOA, title={Effects of a polyacetylene from Panax ginseng on Na+ currents in rat dorsal root ganglion neurons.}, author={Sang Jin Choi and Tae hoon Kim and Yong Kyoo Shin and Chung Soo Lee and Mijung Park and Hyun Sun Lee and Jin-Ho Song}, journal={Brain research}, year={2008}, volume={1191}, pages={75-83} }