Therapeutic Potential of Polyphenols from Epilobium Angustifolium (Fireweed).

@article{Schepetkin2016TherapeuticPO,
  title={Therapeutic Potential of Polyphenols from Epilobium Angustifolium (Fireweed).},
  author={Igor A Schepetkin and Andrew Gordon Ramstead and Liliya N. Kirpotina and Jovanka Marija Voyich and Mark A. Jutila and Mark T Quinn},
  journal={Phytotherapy research : PTR},
  year={2016},
  volume={30 8},
  pages={
          1287-97
        }
}
Epilobium angustifolium is a medicinal plant used around the world in traditional medicine for the treatment of many disorders and ailments. Experimental studies have demonstrated that Epilobium extracts possess a broad range of pharmacological and therapeutic effects, including antioxidant, anti-proliferative, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, and anti-aging properties. Flavonoids and ellagitannins, such as oenothein B, are among the compounds considered to be the primary biologically active… CONTINUE READING
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