Mutagenicity and antimutagenicity of six Brazilian Byrsonima species assessed by the Ames test

@inproceedings{Espanha2014MutagenicityAA,
  title={Mutagenicity and antimutagenicity of six Brazilian Byrsonima species assessed by the Ames test},
  author={L{\'i}via Greghi Espanha and Fl{\'a}via Aparecida Resende and Jos{\'e} de Sousa Lima Neto and Paula Karina Boldrin and Catarine Haid{\^e} Nogueira and Mariana Santoro de Camargo and Rone A De Grandis and Lourdes Campaner dos Santos and Wagner Vilegas and Eliana Aparecida Varanda},
  booktitle={BMC complementary and alternative medicine},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND In various regions of Brazil, several species of the genus Byrsonima (Malpighiaceae) are widely used to treat gastrointestinal complications. This genus has about 150 species of shrubs and trees distributed over the entire Neotropical region. Various biological activities have been identified in these plants, especially antioxidant, antimicrobial… CONTINUE READING