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- Leal, Luzia Kalyne A. Moreira, et al. Show all 9 Authors
- Phytomedicine 2017 v.24 pp. 14-23
- Sideroxylon; anti-inflammatory activity; edema; formalin; formalin test; immunohistochemistry; indigenous species; indomethacin; inducible nitric oxide synthase; inflammation; leaves; mice; models; morphine; peritonitis; plant extracts; staining; transcription factor NF-kappa B; tumor necrosis factor-alpha
- ... Sideroxylon obtusifolium (Roem. & Schult.) T.D. Penn., Sapotaceae family, is a medicinal species native to the Brazilian Northeastern region. The plant is popularly used as an anti-inflammatory and hypoglycemic.To evaluate the anti-inflammatory properties of the N-methyl-(2S,4R)-trans-4-hydroxy-l-proline (NMP) from S. obtusifolium leaves in models of inflammation and to clarify its action mechanis ...