triterpene


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triterpene

plant toxins, e.g. lantadenes A, B, found in Lantana camara, icterogenins A, B, C, found in Lippia spp. Called also triterpene acids.

triterpene acids
see triterpene (above).
tetracyclic triterpene
plant toxins found in Cucumis spp.
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Regarding the elastase activity, the pentacyclic triterpene acids 4 and 5 were the most active, both carrying a carboxylic acid on C-17.
Topical antiinflammatory effects of the ether extract from Protium kleinii and [alpha]-amyrin pentacyclic triterpene.
The potential antiviral effect of triterpene extract and its major constituents was determined against herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) in vitro.
Triterpenes were suggested to be responsible for the anti-inflammatory effect in the extract from the P.
Kadsuphilactones A and B, two new triterpene dilactones from Kadsura philippinensis.
Human ACAT-1 and ACAT-2 inhibitory activities of pentacyclic triterpenes from the leaves of Lycopus lucidus URCZ.
We described previously the acute antidiabetic action of pentacyclic acid triterpenes 1-4 (50 mg/kg each) isolated from Phoradendron reichenbachianum, in STZ-nicotinamide induce diabetic rats (Fig.
Our previous research on the stability of black cohosh constituents showed that triterpene glycosides in black cohosh were stable, but polyphenols changed over time (Jiang et al.
Asiatic acid, a triterpene, induces apoptosis and cell cycle arrest through activation of extracellular signal-regulated kinase and p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase pathways in human breast cancer cells.
Gamma oryzanol is a mixture of ferulic acid esters of sterol and triterpene alcohols in rice bran oil.
Ursolic acid is a pentacyclic triterpene commonly found in apples, basil, bilberries, cranberries, hawthorn, lavender, oregano, peppermint, prunes, rosemary, and thyme.