Lepidium

Known as: Lepidiums 
A plant genus of the family BRASSICACEAE growing in Peru mountains. It is the source of maca root.
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1952-2017
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2012
2012
Lepidium meyenii (maca) is a Peruvian plant of the Brassicaceae family cultivated for more than 2000 years, which grows… (More)
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2010
2010
The neuroprotective activity of the plant Lepidium meyenii (Maca) was studied in two experimental models: in vitro and in vivo… (More)
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2009
2009
Suppression subtraction hybridization (SSH) libraries were constructed from RNA isolated from leaves of control and cold stress… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Lepidium meyenii (maca) is a plant that grows exclusively in the Peruvian Central Andes, where ultraviolet radiation… (More)
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2006
2006
Maca (Lepidium meyenii Walp.) is a cruciferous plant from the Andes of Peru. The root of Maca is traditionally employed for its… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVE This double-blind, placebo-corrected clinical pilot study was aimed at assessing the use of hypocotyls of cruciferous… (More)
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2005
2005
AIM To observe the effect of the aqueous extract of hypocotyls of the plant Lepidium meyenii (Maca) on spermatogenic damage… (More)
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2002
2002
Exotic weeds are invading rangelands of the western United States at unprecedented rates. Understanding plant-soil relationships… (More)
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1994
1994
An ethanolic extract of Cress (Lepidium sativum L.) seeds has been studied for anti-inflammatory, antipyretic and analgesic… (More)
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1993
1993
Prolonged seed dormancy in desert annuals has been modeled as a bet-hedging adaptation to environmental uncertainty. Several… (More)
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