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- Fernandez, Luzimar G., et al. Show all 9 Authors
- Revista Brasileira de Farmacognosia 2017 v.27 no.2 pp. 199-205
- Fabaceae; antioxidant activity; cell death; cell viability; coumarin; cytotoxicity; ethyl acetate; gas chromatography-mass spectrometry; hexane; isoflavones; metabolites; methylene chloride; mitochondria; neurodegenerative diseases; neurons; neuroprotective effect; oxidative stress; seed extracts; seeds
- ... Amburana cearensis (Allemão) A.C. Sm., Fabaceae, has been widely studied for its medicinal activities. Many neurodegenerative disorders are caused by oxidative stress, mitochondrial dysfunction, excitotoxicity induced by glutamate and ultimately cell death. This study describes the chemical profile of the ethanolic, hexane, dichloromethane, and ethyl acetate extracts obtained from seeds of A. cear ...
- Fernandez, Luzimar G., et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Revista Brasileira de Farmacognosia 2013 v.23 no.4 pp. 674-679
- Abarema; Mus musculus; bark; coasts; fatty liver; females; hepatotoxicity; histology; indigenous species; liver; lymphocytes; macrophages; males; mice; pigments; poisoning; Brazil
- ... Abarema cochliacarpos (Gomes) Barneby & J.W. Grimes, Fabaceae, is a native species of Brazil popularly known as “barbatimão”, frequently found along the north coast of the state of Bahia. Local communities make an infusion from its stem bark, which is used to treat several diseases. This study aimed to evaluate the hepatotoxicity of A. cochliacarpos extracts in mice Mus musculus. The bark infusion ...