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beta-elemene

Known as: (1S,2S,4R)-2,4-diisopropenyl-1-methyl-1-vinylcyclohexane, (1alpha,2beta,4beta)-1-Methyl-2,4-bis(methylvinyl)-1- vinylcyclohexane 
One of the isomers of elemene, a lipid soluble sesquiterpene and the active component isolated from the Chinese medicinal herb Rhizoma zedoariae with… Expand
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2018
2018
Colorectal carcinoma is a common malignant tumor occurring in the alimentary system. Despite developments of modern medicine… Expand
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
PurposeIt was to assess antiangiogenic effect of β-elemene in vitro and in vivo, and it was involved in inhibiting melanoma… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Objectives  β‐Elemene, a natural compound extracted from over 50 different Chinese medicinal herbs and plants, has been effective… Expand
Review
2009
Review
2009
  • A. Edris
  • Current clinical pharmacology
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 21645198
Essential oils are the volatile fraction of aromatic and medicinal plants after extraction by steam or water distillation. They… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
beta-Elemene, a natural plant drug extracted from Curcuma wenyujin, has been used as an antitumor drug for different tumors… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Two octanordammaranes, mansumbinone (1) and 3,4‐seco‐mansumbinoic acid (2), and two sesquiterpenes, β‐elemene (3) and T‐cadinol… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Terpenoids serve as both constitutive and inducible defense chemicals in many plant species, and volatile terpenes participate in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The leaf essential oil of Croton flavens L., a native plant from the Caribbean area used in traditional medicine, was extracted… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the quality of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) for Elemene injections, one ingredient of Chinese herb… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
  • G. Wang, X. Li, +7 authors Q. Li
  • Cellular and molecular life sciences : CMLS
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 22581721
Beta-elemene is a novel anticancer drug, which was extracted from the ginger plant. However, the mechanism of action of beta… Expand