Scientists and herbalists identified and defined adaptogens shortly after, and up until the 1980s the USSR drove a targeted research direction into plant adaptogens, publishing over 1000 papers with a significant focus on Eleutherococcus senticosus
(18), the goal being to develop drugs to assist survival and maintenance of mental and physical capacity in situations of intense or prolonged stress (18).
(2001) The effects of Eleutherococcus senticosus
and Panax ginseng on steroidal hormone indices of stress and lymphocyte subset numbers in endurance athletes.
One paper investigated in vitro the effect of Eleutherococcus senticosus
"Composition, antioxidant and antimicrobial activities of Eleutherococcus senticosus
fruit extracts," J.
Galanty et al., "Phytochemical content and pharma-nutrition study on Eleutherococcus senticosus
fruits intractum," Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity, vol.
Effects of LED on growth morphogenesis and eleutheroside contents of in vitro cultured plantlets of Eleutherococcus senticosus
(Araliaceae) Distribution area of eleutherococcus includes Primorye, Amur, and Sakhalin.
Water-soluble polysaccharide from Eleutherococcus senticosus
stems attenuates fulminant hepatic failure induced by D-galactosamine and lipopolysaccharide in mice.
(2008), os quais trabalharam com Eleutherococcus senticosus
e Citrus spp, respectivamente.
Kothetkov, "The glycosides of Eleutherococcus senticosus
Siberian ginseng (Eleutherococcus senticosus
), also known as Eleuthero, is now available from Cactus Botanies, a vertically integrated botanical raw material supplier.
Such a possibility is supported by the information that druids fantasy may contain morning glory/Ipomoea convolvulaceae, Argyreia nervosa, Acorus calamus ("sweet flag", "calamus"), Siberian ginseng (Eleutherococcus senticosus
), and Piper methysticum ("kava", kava-kava") (Dennehy, Tsourounis & Miller 2005; http://www.herbalparty.com/ shopping/store.php/products/druids-fantasy).