Lithospermum

Known as: Lithospermum L., Gromwell, Puccoon 
A plant genus of the family BORAGINACEAE. Members contain lithospermans and lithospermic acid.
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2015
2015
Shikonin, a natural naphthoquinone isolated from the Chinese traditional medicine Zi Cao (purple gromwell), is known to suppress… (More)
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2012
2012
PREMISE OF THE STUDY The evolution and development of floral developmental patterns were investigated in three heterostylous and… (More)
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2011
2011
The effects of medium exchange and methyl jasmonate addition on growth and production of shikonin and its derivatives… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Models based on thermal-time approaches have been a useful tool for characterizing and predicting seed… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Dysregulation of the ubiquitin-proteasome pathway plays an essential role in tumor growth and development. Shikonin, a natural… (More)
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2004
2004
The immunomodulatory activity of acetylshikonin (ACS) and isobutyrylshikonin (IBS) was studied in female and male inbred Balb/c… (More)
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2000
2000
Quaternary benzophenanthridine alkaloids (QBAs) isolated from plants in the family Papaveraceae are effective for the control of… (More)
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1996
1996
We investigated the effect of Chinese herbs Lithospermi radix, Astragali radix and Cnidii rhizoma on the functions of macrophages… (More)
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1995
1995
Two near full-length cDNAs (LE4CL-1, LE4CL-2), which encode 4-coumarate:CoA ligase (4CL), were cloned from a library of… (More)
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1990
1990
Endogenous polysaccharides capable of inducing shikonin biosynthesis in a growth medium were isolated from shikonin-producing… (More)
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