Phytotherapy Research

Cover image for Vol. 26 Issue 5

May 2012

Volume 26, Issue 5

Pages 633–790

  1. Research Articles

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    2. Research Articles
    3. Short Communication
    1. Decursin, an Active Compound Isolated from Angelica gigas, Inhibits Fat Accumulation, Reduces Adipocytokine Secretion and Improves Glucose Tolerance in Mice Fed a High-Fat Diet (pages 633–638)

      Jin-Taek Hwang, Sung Hee Kim, Haeng Jeon Hur, Hyun Jin Kim, Jae Ho Park, Mi Jeong Sung, Hye Jeong Yang, Shi Yong Ryu, Young Sup Kim, Mi Ran Cha, Myung Sunny Kim and Dae Young Kwon

      Version of Record online: 4 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ptr.3612

    2. Evaluation of the Antiosteoporotic Potential of Cimicifuga heracleifolia in Female Mice (pages 663–668)

      Byung-Su Ahn, Miyoung Yang, Hyosun Jang, Hae June Lee, Changjong Moon, Jong-Choon Kim, Uhee Jung, Sung Kee Jo, Jong-Sik Jang and Sung-Ho Kim

      Version of Record online: 11 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ptr.3624

    3. Berberine-induced Haemolysis Revisited: Safety of Rhizoma coptidis and Cortex phellodendri in Chronic Haematological Diseases (pages 682–686)

      Yeh-ching Linn, Jiahui Lu, Lay-cheng Lim, Huili Sun, Jue Sun, Yongming Zhou and Han-seong Ng

      Version of Record online: 17 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ptr.3617

    4. Dibenzylbutane- and Butyrolactone-type Lignans as Apoptosis Inducers in Human Hepatoma HuH-7 Cells (pages 692–696)

      Tayyab A. Mansoor, Rita M. Ramalho, Cecília M. P. Rodrigues and Maria-José U. Ferreira

      Version of Record online: 17 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ptr.3629

    5. Effects of Ligustrazine on Ureteral Obstruction-induced Renal Tubulointerstitial Fibrosis (pages 697–703)

      Xiao-peng Yuan, Long-shan Liu, Qian Fu and Chang-xi Wang

      Version of Record online: 17 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ptr.3630

    6. Gastrointestinal Stimulant Effect of Urginea indica Kunth. and Involvement of Muscarinic Receptors (pages 704–708)

      Saima Abbas, Samra Bashir, Aslam Khan, Malik Hassan Mehmood and Anwarul Hassan Gilani

      Version of Record online: 18 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ptr.3634

    7. Silymarin Inhibits Cervical Cancer Cell Through an Increase of Phosphatase and Tensin Homolog (pages 709–715)

      Hann-Chin Yu, Li-Jen Chen, Kai-Chun Cheng, Ying-Xiao Li, Ching-Hua Yeh and Juei-Tang Cheng

      Version of Record online: 20 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ptr.3618

    8. Protective Effect of Lycium barbarum Polysaccharides Against Doxorubicin-induced Testicular Toxicity in Rats (pages 716–721)

      Yan-Fei Xin, Zhen-Qiang You, Hai-yan Gao, Guo-Liang Zhou, Yun-Xiang Chen, Jian Yu and Yao-Xian Xuan

      Version of Record online: 20 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ptr.3633

    9. Effects of ID-alG on Weight Management and Body Fat Mass in High-Fat-Fed Rats (pages 727–733)

      Kathleen Terpend, Jean-François Bisson, Claire Le Gall and Elodie Linares

      Version of Record online: 27 OCT 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ptr.3619

    10. Photodynamic Therapy of Pheophorbide a Inhibits the Proliferation of Human Breast Tumour via Both Caspase-dependent and -independent Apoptotic Pathways in In Vitro and In Vivo Models (pages 734–742)

      Sandy Wan-Heng Hoi, Hoi Ming Wong, Judy Yuet-Wa Chan, Grace Gar Lee Yue, Gary Man-Kit Tse, Bonita Ka-Bo Law, Wing Ping Fong and Kwok Pui Fung

      Version of Record online: 10 NOV 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ptr.3607

    11. Myrosinase Hydrolysates of Brassica oleraceae L. Var. italica Reduce the Risk of Colon Cancer (pages 743–747)

      F. A. Hashem, H. Motawea, A. E. El-Shabrawy, K. Shaker and S. El-Sherbini

      Version of Record online: 11 NOV 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ptr.3591

    12. Antibacterial Compounds from the Mushroom Ganoderma colossum from Nigeria (pages 748–751)

      L. N. Ofodile, N. Uma, R. J. Grayer, O. T. Ogundipe and M. S. J. Simmonds

      Version of Record online: 14 NOV 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ptr.3598

    13. Inhibitory Effects of β,β-Dimethylacrylshikonin on Hepatocellular Carcinoma In Vitro and In Vivo (pages 764–771)

      Yi-ying Wu, Li-hong Wan, Xiao-wei Zheng, Zhen-jun Shao, Jian Chen, Xia-jing Chen, Li-tao Liu, Wen-juan Kuang, Xian-shu Tan and Li-ming Zhou

      Version of Record online: 23 NOV 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ptr.3623

  2. Short Communication

    1. Top of page
    2. Research Articles
    3. Short Communication
    1. Inhibitory Activities of Pancreatic Lipase and Phosphodiesterase from Korean Medicinal Plant Extracts (pages 778–782)

      Yun Mi Lee, Young Sook Kim, Youngseop Lee, Junghyun Kim, Hang Sun, Joo Hwan Kim and Jin Sook Kim

      Version of Record online: 9 NOV 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ptr.3644

    2. Biological Activities of Indian Celery, Seseli diffusum (Roxb. ex Sm.) Sant. & Wagh (pages 783–786)

      Ahmed Abbaskhan, Muhammed Iqbal Choudhary, Mohammed Nabeel Ghayur, Zeba Parween, Farzana Shaheen, Anwar-ul-Hassan Gilani, Takuro Maruyama, Kiran Iqbal and Yoshisuke Tsuda

      Version of Record online: 14 NOV 2011 | DOI: 10.1002/ptr.3600