B-carboline | definition of b-carboline by Medical dictionary
beta-carboline (redirected from b-carboline)
One of a class of indole alkaloids structurally similar to the amino acid L-tryptophan, when ingested, maycause hallucinations.
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Anti-prostate cancer activity of B-carboline alkaloid enriched extract from Rauwolfia vomitoria.
B-carboline alkaloid-enriched extract from the Amazonian rain forest tree Pao pereira suppresses prostate cancer cells.
Analysis of monoamine oxidase enzymatic activity by reversed-phase high performance liquid chromatography and inhibition by b-carboline
alkaloids occurring in foods and plants.