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  author={Suruchi Yadav and Pramod Kumar Sharma and Md. Aftab Alam},
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Article History Received: 4 April 2019 Revised: 8 May 2019 Accepted: 13 June 2019 Published: 22 July 2019


Ginger: history and use.
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Comparative effects of two gingerol-containing Zingiber officinale extracts on experimental rheumatoid arthritis.
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Cancer preventive properties of ginger: a brief review.
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A number of mechanisms that may be involved in the chemopreventive effects of ginger and its components have been reported from the laboratory studies in a wide range of experimental models. Expand
Active ingredients of ginger as potential candidates in the prevention and treatment of diseases via modulation of biological activities.
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The use of ginger (Zingiber officinale Rosc.) as a potential anti-inflammatory and antithrombotic agent.
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Gastroprotective activity of ginger zingiber officinale rosc., in albino rats.
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Ginger (Zingiber officinale) in rheumatism and musculoskeletal disorders.
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Ginger (Zingiber officinale Roscoe) and the gingerols inhibit the growth of Cag A+ strains of Helicobacter pylori.
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Effect of ginger (Zingiber officinale Rosc.) and fenugreek (Trigonella foenumgraecum L.) on blood lipids, blood sugar and platelet aggregation in patients with coronary artery disease.
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Chemopreventive efficacy of ginger (Zingiber officinale) in ethionine induced rat hepatocarcinogenesis.
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