Antioxidant potential and α-glucosidase inhibitory activity of onion (Allium cepa L.) peel and bulb extracts.

PMID: Braz J Biol. 2021 ;83:00264. Epub 2021 Oct 11. PMID: 34669793 Abstract Title: Antioxidant potential and α-glucosidase inhibitory activity of onion (Allium cepa L.) peel and bulb extracts. Abstract: Allium cepa L. is a commonly consumed vegetable that belongs to the Amaryllidaceae family and contains nutrients and antioxidants in ample amounts. In spite of … Read more

These results suggested that panaxatriol saponin has therapeutic potential for myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury by targeting Keap1 / Nrf2 activity.

PMID: Oxid Med Cell Longev. 2022; 2022: 9626703. Epub 2022 May 27. PMID: 35669855 Abstract Title: Pretreatment with Panaxatriol Saponin Attenuates Mitochondrial Apoptosis and Oxidative Stress to Facilitate Treatment of Myocardial Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury via the Regulation of Keap1 / Nrf2 Activity. Abstract: Myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury (MIRI) is a type of severe injury to the ischemic … Read more

Induction of P-glycoprotein expression by dandelion in tumor and heart tissues: Impact on the anti-tumor activity and cardiotoxicity of doxorubicin.

PMID: Phytomedicine. 2022 Jun 12; 104: 154275. Epub 2022 Jun 12. PMID: 35760022 Abstract Title: Induction of P-glycoprotein expression by dandelion in tumor and heart tissues: Impact on the anti-tumor activity and cardiotoxicity of doxorubicin. Abstract: BACKGROUND: Previously, we have investigated the anti-tumor activity and mechanism through which dandelion acts against triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC). … Read more

Lipid-based nanoparticle formulation of diallyl trisulfide chemosensitizes the growth inhibitory activity of doxorubicin in colorectal cancer.

PMID: Molecules. 2022 Mar 28; 27 (7). Epub 2022 Mar 28. PMID: 35408590 Abstract Title: Lipid-Based Nanoparticle Formulation of Diallyl Trisulfide Chemosensitizes the Growth Inhibitory Activity of Doxorubicin in Colorectal Cancer Model: A Novel In Vitro, In Vivo and In Silico Analysis. Abstract: Garlic’s main bioactive organosulfur component, diallyl trisulfide (DATS), has been widely investigated … Read more

Andrographolide exhibits anticancer activity against breast cancer cells MCF-7 and MDA-MB-231 cells.

PMID: Molecules. 2022 May 31; 27 (11). Epub 2022 May 31. PMID: 35684480 Abstract Title: Andrographolide Exhibits Anticancer Activity against Breast Cancer Cells (MCF-7 and MDA-MB-231 Cells) through Suppressing Cell Proliferation and Inducing Cell Apoptosis via Inactivation of ER-α Receptor and PI3K / AKT / mTOR Signaling. Abstract: Breast cancer is the most common cancer … Read more

Antispasmodic activity of the ethanol extract of Citrullus lanatus seeds.

PMID: J Ethnopharmacol. 2022 Apr 28; 295: 115314. Epub 2022 Apr 28. PMID: 35490899 Abstract Title: Antispasmodic activity of the ethanol extract of Citrullus lanatus seeds: Justifying ethnomedicinal use in Pakistan to treat asthma and diarrhea. Abstract: ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE: Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.) Belongs to the ground family, Cucurbitaceae, known for edible fruit. Besides nutritional benefits, … Read more

This review sheds light on the pivotal role of matcha as having a potent antitumorigenic effect, immunomodulatory role, and proven anti-SARS-CoV-2 activity.

PMID: Front Oncol. 2022; 12: 837408. Epub 2022 May 18. PMID: 35664773 Abstract Title: Prospective Medicinal Plants and Their Phytochemicals Shielding Autoimmune and Cancer Patients Against the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic: A Special Focus on Matcha. Abstract: Background: Being "positive" has been one of the most frustrating words anyone could hear since the end of 2019. This … Read more

These results suggest that Cordyceps militaris extract has anti-obesity effects in menopause and estrogenic agonistic activity.

PMID: BMC Complement Med Ther. 2022 May 12; 22 (1): 132. Epub 2022 May 12. PMID: 35550138 Abstract Title: System-level investigation of anti-obesity effects and the potential pathways of Cordyceps militaris in ovariectomized rats. Abstract: BACKGROUND: Cordyceps species have been used as tonics to enhance energy, stamina, and libido in traditional Asian medicine for more … Read more

In-vitro and in-silico antibacterial activity of Azadirachta indica.

PMID: BMC Plant Biol. 2022 May 25; 22 (1): 262. Epub 2022 May 25. PMID: 35610569 Abstract Title: In-vitro and in-silico antibacterial activity of Azadirachta indica (Neem), methanolic extract, and identification of Beta.d-Mannofuranoside as a promising antibacterial agent. Abstract: BACKGROUND: Antimicrobial resistance became the leading cause of death globally, resulting in an urgent need for … Read more

An olive oil mill wastewater extract improves chemotherapeutic activity against breast cancer cells.

n / a PMID: Front Cardiovasc Med. 2022; 9: 867867. Epub 2022 Apr 14. PMID: 35498037 Abstract Title: An Olive Oil Mill Wastewater Extract Improves Chemotherapeutic Activity Against Breast Cancer Cells While Protecting From Cardiotoxicity. Abstract: Cardiovascular toxicity in cancer patients receiving chemotherapy remains one of the most undesirable side effects, limiting the choice of … Read more