The Gastrointestinal Tract Metabolism and Pharmacological Activities of Grosvenorine, a Major and Characteristic Flavonoid in the Fruits of Siraitia grosvenorii

@article{Wang2015TheGT,
  title={The Gastrointestinal Tract Metabolism and Pharmacological Activities of Grosvenorine, a Major and Characteristic Flavonoid in the Fruits of Siraitia grosvenorii},
  author={Meng-yue Wang and Shihua Xing and Thi Xuyen Luu and Min Fan and Xiaobo Li},
  journal={Chemistry \& Biodiversity},
  year={2015},
  volume={12}
}
Grosvenorine is the major flavonoid compound of the fruits of Siraitia grosvenorii (Swingle) C. Jeffrey, a medical plant endemic to China. In the present study, for the first time, the grosvenorine metabolism in an in vitro simulated human gastrointestinal tract (including artificial gastric juice, artificial intestinal juice and intestinal flora), as well as its pharmacological activities (including anti‐complement, antibacterial and antioxidant activities), was investigated. The results… 
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