Uncaria

Known as: Uncarias 
A plant genus of the family RUBIACEAE. Members contain uncarine and other cytotoxic and hypotensive oxindole alkaloids.
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2016
Review
2016
Dementia is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder with cognitive dysfunction, and is often complicated by behavioral and… (More)
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2006
2006
Uncaria tomentosa ("Uña de gato") (Rubiaceae) is widely used in South America for treatment of gastritis, arthritis, cancer and… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Decoctions prepared from the bark of Uncaria tomentosa (cat's claw) are widely used in the traditional Peruvian medicine for the… (More)
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2002
2002
We assessed in vivo the anti-inflammatory activity of two Cat's claw bark extracts, by comparing a spray-dried hydroalcoholic… (More)
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2000
2000
The Uncaria tomentosa water extracts (C-Med-100) depleted of indole alkaloids (< 0.05%, w/w) have been shown to induce apoptosis… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
The medicinal system of the Asháninka Indians in Perú is portrayed. Three categories of medical disorders and healers are… (More)
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1999
1999
Two extracts of different collections of the traditional medicine uña de gato (Uncaria tomentosa) from Peru were characterized by… (More)
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1993
1993
Mutagenic and antimutagenic activities of extracts and chromatographic fractions of Uncaria tomentosa bark are reported. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Bioassay-directed fractionation of the anti-inflammatory extracts of Uncaria tomentosa, using the carrageenan-induced edema in… (More)
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1990
1990
Three novel polyhydroxylated triterpenes have been isolated from Uncaria tomentosa. Their structures were established as 1, 2… (More)
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