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Berberine

Known as: Benzo(g)-1,3-benzodioxolo(5,6-a)quinolizinium, 5,6-dihydro-9,10-dimethoxy-, Berberine [Chemical/Ingredient], Umbellatine 
An alkaloid from Hydrastis canadensis L., Berberidaceae. It is also found in many other plants. It is relatively toxic parenterally, but has been… 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Our previous work demonstrated that berberine (BBR) increases insulin receptor (InsR) expression and improves glucose utility… 
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Berberine (BBR) has been shown to improve several metabolic disorders, such as obesity, type 2 diabetes, and dyslipidemia, by… 
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Berberine is an important traditional medicinal herb, which has been effectively used in the treatment of dysentery, diarrhea… 
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Berberine has been shown to regulate glucose and lipid metabolism in vitro and in vivo. This pilot study was to determine the… 
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Berberine, a botanical alkaloid used to control blood glucose in type 2 diabetes in China, has recently been reported to activate… 
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Barberry (Berberis vulgaris L. family Berberidaceae) is well known in Iran and various parts of this plant including its root… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Berberine has been shown to have antidiabetic properties, although its mode of action is not known. Here, we have investigated… 
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We identify berberine (BBR), a compound isolated from a Chinese herb, as a new cholesterol-lowering drug. Oral administration of… 
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Berberine, an isoquinoline alkaloid, has a wide range of pharmacological effects, including anti-inflammation, yet the exact… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Multidrug resistance pumps (MDRs) protect microbial cells from both synthetic and natural antimicrobials. Amphipathic cations are… 
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