Potential therapeutic effect of Allium cepa L. and quercetin in a murine model of Blomia tropicalis induced asthma

@inproceedings{Oliveira2015PotentialTE,
  title={Potential therapeutic effect of Allium cepa L. and quercetin in a murine model of Blomia tropicalis induced asthma},
  author={Tatiane Teixeira Oliveira and Keina Maciele Campos and Ana Tereza Cerqueira-Lima and Tamires Cana Brasil Carneiro and Eudes da Silva Velozo and Ingrid Christie Alexandrino Ribeiro Melo and Eug{\^e}nia Abrantes Figueiredo and Eduardo de Jesus Oliveira and Darizy Fl{\'a}via Silva Amorim de Vasconcelos and Lain Pontes-de-carvalho and Neuza M. Alcantara-Neves and Camila Alexandrina Figueiredo},
  booktitle={DARU Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences},
  year={2015}
}
Asthma is an inflammatory condition characterized by airway hyperresponsiveness and chronic inflammation. The resolution of inflammation is an essential process to treat this condition. In this study we investigated the effect of Allium cepa L. extract (AcE) and quercetin (Qt) on cytokine and on smooth muscle contraction in vitro and its therapeutic… CONTINUE READING