Endothelium-independent relaxation and contraction of rat aorta induced by ethyl acetate extract from leaves of Morus alba (L.).

@article{Xia2008EndotheliumindependentRA,
  title={Endothelium-independent relaxation and contraction of rat aorta induced by ethyl acetate extract from leaves of Morus alba (L.).},
  author={Manli Xia and Lingbo Qian and Xinmei Zhou and Qin Yan Gao and I. S. C. Bruce and Qiang Xia},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2008},
  volume={120 3},
  pages={442-6}
}
AIM OF THE STUDY Based on screening for vasoactive traditional Chinese medicinal herbs, the present study was performed to investigate the vasoactive effects of an ethyl acetate extract from leaves of Morus alba (L.) (ELM) on rat thoracic aorta and the mechanisms underlying these effects. MATERIALS AND METHODS Isolated rat thoracic rings were mounted in an organ bath system and the effects of ELM on their responses were evaluated. RESULTS ELM (0.125-32.000g/l) induced a concentration… CONTINUE READING

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