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- Wang, Kaw-Chen, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Journal of ethnopharmacology 2011 v.138 no.1 pp. 162-168
- Gastrodia elata; adenosine; antagonists; cAMP-dependent protein kinase; epilepsy; filters; headache; herbal medicines; image analysis; microscopes; models; monitoring; neuroprotective effect; proteasome endopeptidase complex; receptors; tetanus; transfection; ubiquitin
- ... ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE: Gastrodia elata Blume (Fam. Orchidaceae) is a traditional Chinese herbal medicine for treating headaches, dizziness, tetanus, epilepsy, and numbness of the limbs, which suggests that it has neuroprotective effect. AIM OF THE STUDY: To validate the neuroprotection of Gastrodia elata in preventing neurodegenerations, such as Huntington's disease (HD). MATERIALS AND ME ...