embelin

em·be·lin

(em'bĕ-lin),
The active principle from the dried fruit of Embelia ribes and E. robusta (family Myrsinaceae); has been used as a teniacide.
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Wound healing activity of embelin isolated from the ethanol extract of leaves of Embelia ribes Burm.
CAKE MAKERS Kaye Embelin and Philippa ParryJones, 10, above have fun while making a cake, and, left, youngsters busy cooking.
It contains vilagin, tannins, quercitol, embelin, christembine and embolic acid.
Bali, Chemopreventive Effects of Embelin and Curcumin Against N-Nitrosodiethylamine /Phenobarbital-Induced Hepatocarcinogenesis in Wistar Rats, 76, 549 (2005).
In vitro PDT clearly indicated that embelin recorded significant cytotoxicity in Ehrlich's Ascites Carcinoma (EAC) cells, which is superior to 5-aminolevulinic acid, a known photodynamic compound.
Embelin (2,5-dihydroxy-3-undecyl-p-benzoquinone) (Fig.
Insulin sensitization via partial agonism of PPARy and glucose uptake through translocation and activation of GLUT4 in PI3K/p-Akt signaling pathway by embelin in type 2 diabetic rats.
PEG-derivatized embelin as a dual functional carrier for the delivery of paclitaxel.
Embelin (benzoquinone), an active constituent of methanolic extracts of the fruit of Embelia basal (Myrsinaceae), was studied in high fat diet (HFD) + streptozotocin (STZ) diabetic rats.
Embelin (2,5-dihydroxy-3-undecyl-l,4-benzoquinone) is a major constituent of Embelia ribes Burm.
Agarwal S, Chauhan S, Mathur R (1986) Antifertility effects of embelin in male rats.