Macrophage-oriented cytotoxic activity of novel triterpene saponins extracted from roots of Securidaca inappendiculata.

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It is recognized that macrophages in peripheral tissues often proliferate under pathological conditions such as tumors, inflammation and atherosclerosis. Because the growth state of macrophages is believed to be a factor regulating the pathological process of the diseases, substances that regulate macrophage growth or survival may be useful for disease… (More)

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@article{Yui2001MacrophageorientedCA, title={Macrophage-oriented cytotoxic activity of novel triterpene saponins extracted from roots of Securidaca inappendiculata.}, author={Satoru Yui and Kaori Ubukata and Kazumi Hodono and Mikio Kitahara and Yoshihiro Mimaki and Masahiko Kuroda and Yutaka Sashida and Masaharu Yamazaki}, journal={International immunopharmacology}, year={2001}, volume={1 11}, pages={1989-2000} }