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Rheum

A plant genus of the family POLYGONACEAE. Members contain chrysophanic acid, rhein, EMODIN, and other ANTHRAQUINONES. The roots were formerly used as… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Abstract Synthetic pesticides in general, are highly toxic, persistent and their harmful residues contaminate crops, food… Expand
Review
2013
Review
2013
Traditional Chinese herbal medications (TCHM) are frequently used in conjunction with western pharmacotherapy for treatment of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
In this study, we examined diversification history of Rheum and tested the hypothesis that morphological traits related to plant… Expand
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Review
2012
Review
2012
Osteoarthritis is one of the most frequent and chronic conditions that affect the U.S. population. Use of intra‐articular… Expand
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Relationships between chemical constituents, including values obtained with tannin assays (i.e., total phenols, total tannins… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Rheum, a highly diversified genus with about 60 species, is mainly confined to the mountainous and desert… Expand
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Rheum ribes is among the Polygonaceae family which is endemic in Iran and a few neighboring countries. In this investigation… Expand
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Commercial plant extracts containing anthraquinones are being increasingly used for cosmetics, food and pharmaceuticals due to… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A chemical investigation of biologically active compounds from the aerial parts of Rheum palaestinum has led to the isolation and… Expand
Highly Cited
1963
Highly Cited
1963
Anson, M. L. (1938). J. gen. Physiol. 22, 79. Brown, P. C., Consden, R. & Glynn, L. E. (1958). Ann. Rheum. Di8. 17, 196. Dawson… Expand
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