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- Rivero, R., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Journal of ethnopharmacology 2003 v.87 no.2-3 pp. 241-246
- Curcuma longa; DNA; DNA damage; Escherichia coli; Garcinia aristata; Lippia alba; Pimenta dioica; Tamarindus indica; antioxidant activity; bacteria; enzymes; essential oils; eugenol; lipid peroxidation; medicinal plants; mutagenesis; mutagenicity; oxidative stress; pretreatment; screening
- ... The reducing activity on the 1,1-diphenyl-2-picrylhydrazyl (DPPH) radical, OH radical scavenging potential, in vitro inhibition of lipid peroxidation and modulation of mutagenicity induced by ter-butyl hydroperoxide (TBH) in Escherichia coli were sequentially screened in 45 species of plants used with medicinal purposes in Cuba, in a search for antioxidant agents which protect DNA against oxidativ ...