Interaction of Folk Medicinal Plant Extracts with Human α 2-Adrenoceptor Subtypes

@inproceedings{Saleema2002InteractionOF,
  title={Interaction of Folk Medicinal Plant Extracts with Human α 2-Adrenoceptor Subtypes},
  author={Ammar Saleema and Mia Engstr{\"o}mb and Siegfried Wursterb and Juha-Matti Savolab and Kalevi Pihlajaa},
  year={2002}
}
  • Ammar Saleema, Mia Engströmb, +2 authors Kalevi Pihlajaa
  • Published 2002
* Author for correspondence and reprint requests Z. Naturforsch. 57c, 332Ð338 (2002); received November 9/December 21, 2001 α2-Adrenoceptors, Acacia, Peganum harmala Alkaloids Forty-two extracts of folk medicinal plant organs from Pakistan were tested in competition binding assays for their interaction with the specific ligand recognition sites on the human α2-adrenoceptor subtypes α2A, α2B and α2C. Strong binding of the extracts (40 mg/ml) from Acacia nilotica (L.) Delile leaves (88Ð98… CONTINUE READING