Mikania

Known as: Guaco, Guacos, Mikanias 
A plant genus of the family ASTERACEAE. Members contain scandenolide (a sesquiterpene lactone) and germacranolides.
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2017
2017
Mikania micrantha Kunth, commonly known as bitter vine, American rope, or mile-a-minute, is a rapidly growing vine, native to… (More)
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2015
2015
The ethanol extract of the dried leaves of Mikania cordata (Family-Asteraceae) was investigated for its possible bioactive… (More)
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2011
2011
Mikania scandens (L.) Willd. (Asteraceae), known as climbing hemp weed in English, is a herbaceous climbing vine grown as a weed… (More)
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2010
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2010
OBJECTIVES Historically, the majority of new drugs have been generated from natural products as well as from compounds derived… (More)
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2009
2009
Problem statement: Mikania scandens (L.) Willd., a medicinal plant, is popularly used as herbal remedy for various ailments in… (More)
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2005
2005
The present study evaluated the chemical composition and the antimicrobial activity of the extracts and fractions of Mikania… (More)
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2005
2005
The leaves of Mikania (Asteraceae) species are used in folk medicine as antispasmodic, antiulcerogenic and antirheumatic agents… (More)
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2005
2005
Invasions of exotic plant species are among the most pervasive and important threats to natural ecosystems. However, the effects… (More)
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2001
2001
The crude extract of Mikania cordata (1 and 3 g/kg, p.o.) and deoxymikanolide (1) (10 mg/kg, p.o.) significantly inhibited acetic… (More)
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2000
2000
The alkaloidal fraction obtained from an ethanolic extract of the leaves of Mikania cordata exhibited significant in vivo… (More)
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