Rhizome

Known as: Rhizoma, Rhizomes 
Root-like underground horizontal stem of plants that produces shoots above and roots below. Distinguished from true roots which don't have buds and… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
It has been widely recognized that inflammation, particularly chronic inflammation, can increase the risk of cancer and that the… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are among the leading causes of morbidity and mortality in both the developed and developing world… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Curcumin, a yellow polyphenol extracted from the rhizome of turmeric (Curcuma longa), has potent anti-cancer… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Compounds from rhizomes of Zingiber officinale, commonly called ginger, have been purported to have anti-inflammatory actions. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The present study was undertaken to investigate the analgesic, antiinflammatory and hypoglycaemic effects of Zingiber officinale… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The turmeric (Curcuma longa L. rhizomes) EtOH extract significantly suppressed an increase in blood glucose level in type 2… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Internal transport of gases is crucial for vascular plants inhabiting aquatic, wetland or flood-prone environments. Diffusivity… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The radioprotective effect of the hydroalcoholic extract of ginger rhizome, Zingiber officinale (ZOE), was studied. Mice were… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Curcumin, a natural compound present in turmeric, possessing both anti-inflammatory and antioxidant effects, has been studied… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
There is considerable emphasis on identifying potential chemopreventive agents present in food consumed by the human population… (More)
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