CAKE MAKERS Kaye Embelin
and Philippa ParryJones, 10, above have fun while making a cake, and, left, youngsters busy cooking.
In vitro PDT clearly indicated that embelin recorded significant cytotoxicity in Ehrlich's Ascites Carcinoma (EAC) cells, which is superior to 5-aminolevulinic acid, a known photodynamic compound.
Embelin (2,5-dihydroxy-3-undecyl-p-benzoquinone) (Fig.
Insulin sensitization via partial agonism of PPARy and glucose uptake through translocation and activation of GLUT4 in PI3K/p-Akt signaling pathway by embelin
in type 2 diabetic rats.
as a dual functional carrier for the delivery of paclitaxel.
Embelin (benzoquinone), an active constituent of methanolic extracts of the fruit of Embelia basal (Myrsinaceae), was studied in high fat diet (HFD) + streptozotocin (STZ) diabetic rats.
Embelin (2,5-dihydroxy-3-undecyl-1, 4-benzoquinone) is a bioactive molecule isolated from the berries of E.
Embelin (2,5-dihydroxy-3-undecyl-l,4-benzoquinone) is a major constituent of Embelia ribes Burm.
In the present study, we investigated the anticonvulsant activity of embelin by using maximal electroshock (MES), pentylenetetrazole (PTZ) induced seizures along with locomotor activity.
Cytotoxic activity of embelin
from Lysimachia punctata.
Agarwal S, Chauhan S, Mathur R (1986) Antifertility effects of embelin in male rats.
Dixit VP, Bhargava SK (1983) Reversible contraception like activity of embelin in male dogs (Canis indicus Linn.