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SOME MEDICINAL PLANT EXTRACTS EXHIBIT POTENCY AGAINST VIRAL HEPATITIS C *

@inproceedings{ElAdawi2011SOMEMP,
  title={SOME MEDICINAL PLANT EXTRACTS EXHIBIT POTENCY AGAINST VIRAL HEPATITIS C *},
  author={Hala I. El-Adawi},
  year={2011}
}
Background: Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is gaining increasing attention as a global health crisis. HCV may lead to a substantial health and, consequently, economic burden over the next 10-20 years. Aim of the work: This research seeks to demonstrate antiviral activity of naturally derived extracts on HCV. Aqueous extracts of Milk thistle (MSE) as well as lyophilized juice of ginger were tested in-vitro at different concentrations (100, 200, 300, and 400μg/ml) using the HepG2 cell line… 
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