rabdosia

rabdosia(rab·dōˑ·sē·),

n Latin name:
Rabdosia rubescens; part used: leaves; uses: multiple, including in Chinese herbal formulas used to treat hormone-sensitive cancers of the prostate; precautions: patients with high blood pressure, coagulation disorders, thrombosis, or gallstones. Also called
dong ling cao or rubescens.
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Successful cryopreservation was observed in shoot apices of Rabdosia rubescens encapsulated and precultured in MS culture medium with 0.
Cryopreservation of in vitro grown shoot-tips of Rabdosia rubescens by encapsulation-dehydration and evaluation of their genetic stability.
Keywords: Rabdosia japanica Diterpenes Melanin production inhibitor
The genus of Rabdosia (formerly known as Isodon) belonging to Labiatae (Nara 1972, 1985) is a rich source of diterpenoids, especially highly oxygenated ent-kaurenoids (Fujita and Node 1984; Takeda and Otsuka 1995).
Rabdosia rubescens is a Chinese medicinal herb which has been approved by State Food and Drug Administration of China for the treatment of inflammation such as acute tonsillitis, sphagitis, astomatitis and gingivitis.
According to the manufacturer, the formulation contained Chinese herbs (Isatis indigotica, Glycyrrhiza uralensis, Panax pseudo-ginseng, Ganoderma lucidium, Scutellaria baicalensis, Dendranthema morifolium, and Rabdosia rubescens), as well as one domestic American herb (Serenoa repens).
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Effects of phenolic compounds isolated from Rabdosia japonica on B16-F10 melanoma cells.
The cytostatic and cytotoxic effects of oridonin (Rubescenin), a diterpenoid from Rabdosia albescens, on tumor cells of different lineage.
Among them, oridonin, which is an active diterpenoid isolated from Rabdosia Rubescens, has been traditionally and widely used for treatment of various human diseases due to its unique biological function (e.
The EtOAc extract of Rabdosia coetsa showed angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitory activity.
2003) with potential use in primary healthcare, and that this genus is related to Salvia, Coleus and Rabdosia genera (Alvarenga et al.