Investigation of the antiobesity and antioxidant properties of wild Plumbago europaea and Plumbago auriculata from North Palestine

@article{Jaradat2016InvestigationOT,
  title={Investigation of the antiobesity and antioxidant properties of wild Plumbago europaea and Plumbago auriculata from North Palestine},
  author={Nidal Amin Jaradat and Abdel Naser Zaid and F. Hussein},
  journal={Chemical and Biological Technologies in Agriculture},
  year={2016},
  volume={3},
  pages={1-9}
}
Historically, plants have proven their value as a source of phytochemicals with therapeutic potentials and recently they play an important role in the discovery of novel drugs. The current study aimed to investigate new antiobesity drugs from Plumbago europaea and Plumbago auriculata through the inhibition of the adsorption of dietary lipids. In vitro porcine pancreatic lipase inhibitory tests were conducted with weight reduction property as well as this study aimed to explore the antioxidant… CONTINUE READING