Momordica

Known as: Momordica L., Momordicas 
A plant genus of the family CUCURBITACEAE. It is a source of momordin.
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2010
2010
The bitter gourd genus Momordica comprises 47 species in Africa and 12 in Asia and Australia. All have unisexual flowers, and of… (More)
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2008
2008
Bitter gourd (Momordica charantia L.) has long been regarded as a food and medicinal plant. We investigated the antioxidant… (More)
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2007
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2007
BACKGROUND The MCE, Momordica charantia fruit extract Linn. (Cucurbitaceae) have been documented to elicit hypoglycemic activity… (More)
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2007
2007
Momordica charantia (bitter melon) is commonly known as vegetable insulin, but the mechanisms underlying its hypoglycemic effect… (More)
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2004
2004
This study investigated the beneficial effects and mechanism of action of the juice of Momordica charantia in streptozotocin (STZ… (More)
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2001
2001
Much interest has been generated by recent reports on the discovery of circular (i.e. head-to-tail cyclized) proteins in plants… (More)
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2001
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2001
Momordica charantia (karela) is commonly used as an antidiabetic and antihyperglycemic agent in Asian, Oriental and Latin… (More)
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2001
2001
Aqueous, ethanolic and hexane fractions of Momordica cymbalaria fruits were prepared and given individually at different doses to… (More)
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1990
1990
The hypoglycaemic effect of orally administered extracts of fruits of cultivated Momordica charantia (karela) was examined in… (More)
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1981
Highly Cited
1981
The effect of karela (Momordica charantia), a fruit indigenous to South America and Asia, on glucose and insulin concentrations… (More)
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