Rapid Identification and Verification of Indirubin-Containing Medicinal Plants

@inproceedings{Hu2015RapidIA,
  title={Rapid Identification and Verification of Indirubin-Containing Medicinal Plants},
  author={Zhigang Hu and Yuan Tu and Ye Xia and Peipei Cheng and Wei Sun and YuHua Shi and Licheng Guo and Hai-bo He and Chao Yang Xiong and Shilin Chen and Xiuqiao Zhang},
  booktitle={Evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine : eCAM},
  year={2015}
}
Indirubin, one of the key components of medicinal plants including Isatis tinctoria, Polygonum tinctorium, and Strobilanthes cusia, possesses great medicinal efficacy in the treatment of chronic myelocytic leukemia (CML). Due to misidentification and similar name, materials containing indirubin and their close relatives frequently fall prey to adulteration… CONTINUE READING