Viscum (genus)

Known as: Viscum, Viscums 
A plant genus in the family VISCACEAE, order Santalales, subclass Rosidae, class Magnoliopsida. Species of this genus contain cytotoxic LECTINS. The… (More)
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2013
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2013
BACKGROUND The unfavourable side-effects of late-stage pancreatic cancer treatments call for non-toxic and effective therapeutic… (More)
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2007
2007
Mistletoe (Viscum album L.) contains the triterpene acids oleanolic acid (OA) and betulinic acid (BA), which were found to have… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
An integrative approach for managing a patient with cancer should target the multiple biochemical and physiologic pathways that… (More)
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2006
2006
The herbalist has access to hundreds of years of observational data on the anticancer activity of many herbs. Laboratory studies… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
An integrative approach for managing a patient with cancer should target the multiple biochemical and physiological pathways that… (More)
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2005
2005
Diabetes mellitus is one of the most prevalant diseases of adults. Agents with alpha-glucosidase inhibitory activity have been… (More)
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2003
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2003
Immunostimulant effects of the dietary intake of various medicinal plant extracts on fish, rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Mistletoe lectin I (ML-I) is a major active component in plant extracts of Viscum album that is increasingly used in adjuvant… (More)
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1999
1999
Viscum album (mistletoe) has been documented as a traditional treatment of diabetes. In acute 20-min tests, 1-10 mg/ml aqueous… (More)
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1981
1981
Three lectins have been isolated from an extract of mistletoe (Viscum album) by affinity chromatography on partially hydrolysed… (More)
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