Artemisia annua


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Ar·te·mi·sia an·nu·a

(ar'tĕ-mis'ē an'yū-a),
A plant in the family Compositae from which an antimalarial and antischistosomal drug is produced.
See also: artemisinin.

Artemisia annua

A Chinese herb used as a source of artesunate (an antimalarial drug).
See also: Artemisia
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Production of artemisinin in tissue cultures of Artemisia annua.
In previous studies, various extracts prepared from the aerial part of Artemisia annua have shown cytotoxic activities against T-lymphocytes with [IC.
Chemical Composition and Antioxidant and Antimicrobial Activity of Essential Oil of Artemisia annua L.
Artemisinin is the active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) of Artemisia annua plant.
Most recently, she has been experimenting with a therapeutic regime that involves administering the Artemisia annua plant itself in the form of ground leaves pressed into tablets or placed in capsules.
Determination of process parameters at different stages of supercritical extraction of natural products: Artemisia annua, Cordia verbenacea, Ocimum selloi and Foeniculum vulgare.
Chinese herbalists treat fevers with Qing hao, also known as Artemisia annua or sweet wormwood, which is indigenous to China and Vietnam.
selon une serie d'etudes publiees dans Science de la vie , l'artemisinine, de la Douce vermouth ' du derive d' Artemisia Annua ' etait utilisee dans la medecine chinoise et peut tuer 98% des cellules cancereuses du poumon en moins de 16 heures.
Owing to the discovery of the antimalarial drug, artemisinin, its precursor artemisinic acid, and arteannuin B from sweet wormwood, Artemisia annua L.