Pharmacology and phytochemistry of the Nitraria genus (Review).

@article{Du2015PharmacologyAP,
  title={Pharmacology and phytochemistry of the Nitraria genus (Review).},
  author={Qiao-Hui Du and Hailiang Xin and Cheng Peng},
  journal={Molecular medicine reports},
  year={2015},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={
          11-20
        }
}
Plants from the Nitraria genus, members of the Zygophyllaceae family, grow naturally in Europe, Africa, Australia and the central Asian desert. Previous pharmacological research has provided evidence that members of the Nitraria genus have numerous beneficial effects. In the present review, the pharmacological and phytochemical studies of Nitraria were presented and assessed. The review was written using information published between 1968 and 2013 from a number of reliable sources, including… Expand
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