Pharmacological and toxicological activity of Heterophyllaea pustulata anthraquinone extracts.

@article{Montoya2003PharmacologicalAT,
  title={Pharmacological and toxicological activity of Heterophyllaea pustulata anthraquinone extracts.},
  author={Susana C N{\'u}{\~n}ez Montoya and Alicia Mariel Agnese and Cristina de Abreu Perez and Iris Carla Niveyro Tiraboschi and Jos{\'e} Luis Cabrera},
  journal={Phytomedicine : international journal of phytotherapy and phytopharmacology},
  year={2003},
  volume={10 6-7},
  pages={569-74}
}
Benzenic extracts from both stems and leaves of Heterophyllaea pustulata showed the most significant activity in vivo in the Brine Shrimp Lethally Test (BST), relative to others of different polarity. They were therefore selected for in vitro antimicrobial activity studies. Bacteriostatic activity against Micrococcus luteus ATCC 9341 was detected… CONTINUE READING