The Anti-Inflammatory Effects of the Methanolic Extract and Fractions from Davilla elliptica St. Hil. (Dilleniaceae) on Bothrops jararaca Envenomation

@inproceedings{Nishijima2015TheAE,
  title={The Anti-Inflammatory Effects of the Methanolic Extract and Fractions from Davilla elliptica St. Hil. (Dilleniaceae) on Bothrops jararaca Envenomation},
  author={Catarine Massucato Nishijima Nishijima and Fl{\'a}via Karina Delella and Clenilson Martins Rodrigues and Daniel Rinaldo and Monica Lopes-Ferreira and L{\'u}cia Regina Machado da Rocha and Wagner Vilegas and S{\'e}rgio Lu{\'i}s Felisbino and Cl{\'e}lia Akiko Hiruma-Lima and Masatoshi Maki},
  booktitle={International journal of molecular sciences},
  year={2015}
}
Inflammation and haemorrhage are the main characteristics of tissue injury in botropic envenomation. Although some studies have shown that anti-venom prevents systemic reactions, it is not efficient in preventing tissue injury at the site of the bite. Therefore, this work was undertaken to investigate the anti-inflammatory effects of the methanolic extract… CONTINUE READING