Psoralea


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Psoralea

a genus of plants in the legume family Fabaceae; may cause primary photosensitization. Includes P. argophylla, P. cinerea, P. patens, P. tenuiflora. Called also scurf pea. See also psoralen.
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In vitro propagation and mass multiplication of Psoralea corylifolia--An endangered medicinal plant.
Psoralea corylifolia (PC, Leguminosae), known as 'Boh-Gol-Zhee' in Korea, has been used in the treatment of enuresis, pollakiuria, and waist and knee psychroalgia.
Active Constituents Isolated from Psoralea glandulosa L.
Enhanced TRAIL-mediated apoptosis in prostate cancer cells by the bioactive compounds neobavaisoflavone and psoralidin isolated from Psoralea corylifolia.
For example, phenolic compounds (bavachinin, neobavaisoflavone, corylifol A and corylin) isolated from Psoralea corylifolia inhibit IL 6-induced Stat3 activation and phosphorylation, showing useful remedies for treating inflammatory diseases (Lee et al.
Screening antitumor compounds psoralen and isopsoralen from Psoralea corylifolia L.
Neobavaisoflavone (NBIF) is an isoflavone isolated from Psoralea corylifolia L, a plant claimed to have osteogenic activity and used to treat bone fractures, osteomalacia and osteoporosis.
Estrogenic activities of ethanol extract and its active components from Psoralea corylifolia L.
Behavioral and biochemical studies of total fuvocoumarins from seeds of Psoralea coryiifolia in the forced swimming test in mice.