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- Chin, Young-Won, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Archives of pharmacal research 2014 v.37 no.9 pp. 1201-1210
- Styrax; animal disease models; anti-inflammatory activity; asthma; blood serum; cytokines; drugs; gelatinase B; immunoglobulin E; inducible nitric oxide synthase; inflammation; lignans; medicinal plants; mice; mucus; ovalbumin; Korean Peninsula
- ... Homoegonol is a lignan derived from styraxlignolide A, which was isolated from Styrax japonica, a medicinal plant widely used for treatment of inflammatory diseases in Korea. We investigated the efficacy of homoegonol for the treatment of allergic asthma using an ovalbumin (OVA)-induced murine asthma model. The mice were sensitized through intraperitoneal injections of OVA on days 0 and 14. On day ...