Fruit extracts of Momordica charantia potentiate glucose uptake and up-regulate Glut-4, PPAR gamma and PI3K.

Abstract

ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Momordica charantia fruit is a widely used traditional medicinal herb as, anti-diabetic, anti-HIV, anti-ulcer, anti-inflammatory, anti-leukemic, anti-microbial, and anti-tumor. AIMS OF STUDY The present study is undertaken to investigate the possible mode of action of fruit extracts derived from Momordica charantia (MC) and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jep.2009.08.048

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