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Milk Thistle

Known as: Spotted Thistle, marianums, Silybum, holy thistle 
The plant Silybum marianum in the family ASTERACEAE containing the bioflavonoid complex SILYMARIN. For centuries this has been used traditionally to… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Milk thistle (Silybum marianum) is a medicinal plant that has been used for thousands of years as a remedy for a variety of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The intake of traditionally consumed wild edible species is nowadays receiving renewed attention, due to the recognition of their… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Silymarin, obtained from Silybum marianum is used for hepatoprotection and having poor aqueous solubility and low bioavailability… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Belowground interactions between herbaceous native species and nonnative species is a poorly understood but emerging area of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BackgroundRenal ischemia/reperfusion (I/R) injury is a major cause of acute renal failure. Silymarin is extracted from Silybum… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Understanding and predicting population spread rates is an important problem in basic and applied ecology. In this article, we… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Cold-pressed onion, parsley, cardamom, mullein, roasted pumpkin, and milk thistle seed oils were characterized for their fatty… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Understanding why individuals delay reproduction is a classic problem in evolutionary biology. In plants, the study of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
A reactive oxygen species has been implicated in a range of human pathological diseases such as atherosclerosis and certain… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A group of medicinal plants including, Silybum marianum, Matricaria chamomilla, Calendula officinalis, Cichorium intybus and… Expand
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