Labisia pumila extract down-regulates hydroxysteroid (11-beta) dehydrogenase 1 expression and corticosterone levels in ovariectomized rats

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We evaluated the effects of a standardized Labisia pumila var. alata (LPva) extract on body weight change, hydroxysteroid (11-beta) dehydrogenase 1 (HSD11B1) expressions and corticosterone (CORT) level in ovariectomized (OVX) rats. The decoction of LPva has been used for generations among Malay women in Malaysia to maintain a healthy reproductive system… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11418-011-0575-1

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@article{Fazliana2011LabisiaPE, title={Labisia pumila extract down-regulates hydroxysteroid (11-beta) dehydrogenase 1 expression and corticosterone levels in ovariectomized rats}, author={Mansor Fazliana and H Gu and Claes G{\"{o}ran {\"{O}stenson and Mashitah Binti Mohd Yusoff and W. M. Wan Nazaimoon}, journal={Journal of Natural Medicines}, year={2011}, volume={66}, pages={257-264} }