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aucklandia

Chinese medicine
A herb, the root of which is used in Chinese medicine for gastrointestinal complaints, including anorexia, bloating, diarrhoea, nausea, pain and vomiting.
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Hathwal, "Study of Kustha (Saussurea lappa, Clarke) in ischaemic heart disease," Ancient Science of Life, vol.
Liu, "Thidiazuron enhances shoot organogenesis from leaf explants of Saussurea involucrata Kar.
Despite the ban from the government, roots of Aconitum violaceum, Angelica glauca, Berberis lycium, Inula racemosa, Picrorhiza kurroa, Podophyllum hexandrum, Saussurea costus, Fritillaria cirrhosa and Valeriana jatamansi are exploited heavily and sold to the middlemen or local contractors to fulfill the other household needs.
Indigenous drugs like Saussurea lappa, Fumaria parviflora and Caesalpinia crista have been used since ancient times to treat worm infestation.
Whitneyeva djela poznavali su osim Saussurea, i Bloomfield i Sapir pa se njegov nauk o jetiku moze smatrati sponom koja povezuje europski i americeki strukturalizam.
Park, "Invitro anti- inflammatory effects of cynaropicrin, a sesquiterpene lactone, from Saussurea lappa," European Journal of Pharmacology, vol.
Liu, "Dynamic microwaveassisted extraction offlavonoids from Saussurea medusa Maxim cultured cells," Biochemical Engineering Journal, vol.
Main shrub species were Salix flabellaris and Skimmia laureola with grass cover of Saussurea lappa and Anaphalis triplinervis.
Plant tissue culture methods have been developed for many other endangered medicinal plants, such as Curculigo orchioides [4], Podophyllum hexandrum [5], Hypoxis hemerocallidea [6], and Saussurea involucrata [7].
This work is a step towards the isolation and characterization of lead anti-inflammatory agents from the extract of Saussurea heteromaula, which can be developed into better therapeutic molecules targeted towards some specific inflammatory diseases.
Another PADMA 28 component, Saussurea lappa root, and its active principle dehydrocostus lactone inhibit prostate cancer cell migration in vitro and have been shown to have anticancer activity.