Sesquiterpene Lactone

A substance found in some plants. Sesquiterpene lactones may have anti-inflammatory and anticancer effects. Plants containing sesquiterpene lactones… (More)
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2006
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2006
Artemisinin, a sesquiterpene lactone endoperoxide derived from the plant Artemisia annua, forms the basis of the most important… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Malaria is a global health problem that threatens 300–500 million people and kills more than one million people annually. Disease… (More)
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2005
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2005
The in vitro activity of parthenolide against Leishmania amazonensis was investigated. Parthenolide is a sesquiterpene lactone… (More)
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2005
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2005
Parthenolide, a sesquiterpene lactone, shows antitumor activity in vitro, which correlates with its ability to inhibit the DNA… (More)
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2002
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2002
The sesquiterpene lactone parthenolide, the principal active component in medicinal plants, has been used conventionally to treat… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Sesquiterpene lactones (SLs) have potent anti-inflammatory properties. We have shown previously that they exert this effect in… (More)
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2000
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2000
We investigated in vitro anti-inflammatory effects of cynaropicrin, a sesquiterpene lactone from Saussurea lappa, on tumor… (More)
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1999
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1999
The transcription factor NF-kappa B is a key regulator of the cellular inflammatory and immune response. Therefore, components of… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
The sesquiterpene lactone helenalin is a potent anti-inflammatory drug whose molecular mechanism of action remains unclear… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The potential inhibitory effect of 54 Mexican Indian medicinal plants on the activation of transcription factor NF-kappaB was… (More)
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