Publications by authors named "Arunporn Itharat"

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Cytotoxic Activity against Breast, Cervical, and Ovarian Cancer Cells and Flavonoid Content of Plant Ingredients Used in a Selected Thai Traditional Cancer Remedy: Correlation and Hierarchical Cluster Analysis.

Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2020 17;2020:8884529. Epub 2020 Nov 17.

Department of Agricultural Food and Nutritional Science, Faculty of Agricultural Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada.

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November 2020

Ethnopharmacological analysis from Thai traditional medicine called prasachandaeng remedy as a potential antipyretic drug.

J Ethnopharmacol 2020 Oct 29:113520. Epub 2020 Oct 29.

Center of Excellence in Applied Thai Traditional Medicine Research (CEATMR), Thammasat University (Rangsit Campus), Klongluang, Pathumthani, 12120, Thailand; Professor Emeritus, Department of Agricultural Food and Nutritional Science, Faculty of Agricultural Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Bualuang ASEAN Chair Professor, Thammasat University, Canada. Electronic address:

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October 2020

Bactericidal Effect and Anti-Inflammatory Activity of Heartwood Extract.

ScientificWorldJournal 2020 13;2020:1653180. Epub 2020 Jul 13.

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Khlong Nueng, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand.

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July 2020

and Anti-Inflammatory Activities of Benjakul: A Potential Medicinal Product from Thai Traditional Medicine.

Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2020 14;2020:9760948. Epub 2020 Jul 14.

Department of Agricultural Food and Nutritional Science, Faculty of Agricultural Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2P5, Canada.

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July 2020

Wound Healing Activities of Three Most Commonly Used Thai Medicinal Plants and Their Three Markers.

Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2020 29;2020:6795383. Epub 2020 Jun 29.

Department of Agricultural Food and Nutritional Science, Faculty of Agricultural Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2P5, Canada.

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June 2020

Application of film-forming solution as a transdermal delivery system of piperine-rich herbal mixture extract for anti-inflammation.

Heliyon 2020 Jun 9;6(6):e04139. Epub 2020 Jun 9.

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Center of Excellence on Applied Thai Traditional Medicine Research (CEATMR), Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathum Thani, 12120, Thailand.

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June 2020

The role of Piper chaba Hunt. and its pure compound, piperine, on TRPV1 activation and adjuvant effect.

BMC Complement Med Ther 2020 May 5;20(1):134. Epub 2020 May 5.

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Klongluang, Pathumthani, 12120, Thailand.

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May 2020

Ginger extract versus Loratadine in the treatment of allergic rhinitis: a randomized controlled trial.

BMC Complement Med Ther 2020 Apr 20;20(1):119. Epub 2020 Apr 20.

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Klongluang, Pathumthani, 12120, Thailand.

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April 2020

Anti-, Anti-Inflammatory, Cytotoxic, and Antioxidant Activities of Mace Extracts from .

Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2020 29;2020:7576818. Epub 2020 Mar 29.

Division of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Public Health, Naresuan University, Phitsanulok 65000, Thailand.

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March 2020

Improvement of dioscorealide B production by elicitation in shoot cultures of Pierre ex Prain & Burkill.

Physiol Mol Biol Plants 2020 Mar 24;26(3):585-591. Epub 2020 Jan 24.

2Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Rangsit Campus, Pathumthani, 12120 Thailand.

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March 2020

Anti-angiogenic and anti-proliferative effects of Benja-ummarit extract in rats with hepatocellular carcinoma.

Biomed Rep 2020 Mar 16;12(3):109-120. Epub 2020 Jan 16.

Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, Srinakharinwirot University, Bangkok 10110, Thailand.

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March 2020

Potential in vitro anti-allergic, anti-inflammatory and cytotoxic activities of ethanolic extract of Baliospermum montanum root, its major components and a validated HPLC method.

BMC Complement Altern Med 2019 Feb 12;19(1):45. Epub 2019 Feb 12.

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Klongluang, Pathumthani, 12120, Thailand.

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February 2019

Clinical Efficacy and Safety of Benjakul Remedy Extract for Treating Primary Osteoarthritis of Knee Compared with Diclofenac: Double Blind, Randomized Controlled Trial.

Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2017 12;2017:9593580. Epub 2017 Oct 12.

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathum Thani 12120, Thailand.

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October 2017

The anti-allergic and anti-inflammatory effects of Benjakul extract (a Thai traditional medicine), its constituent plants and its some pure constituents using in vitro experiments.

Biomed Pharmacother 2017 May 10;89:1018-1026. Epub 2017 Mar 10.

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Klongluang, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand; Center of Excellence in Applied Thai Traditional Medicine Research (CEATMR), Thammasat University, Klongluang, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand. Electronic address:

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May 2017

Effects of 5,6-Dihydroxy-2,4-Dimethoxy-9,10-Dihydrophenanthrene on G/M Cell Cycle Arrest and Apoptosis in Human Lung Carcinoma Cells.

Am J Chin Med 2016 25;44(7):1473-1490. Epub 2016 Oct 25.

§ Biochemistry, Department of Preclinical Science, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University (Rangsit Campus), Klongluang, Thailand.

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January 2017

A novel steroid and cytotoxic constituents from Dioscorea membranacea Pierre against hepatocellular carcinoma and cholangiocarcinoma cells.

J Ethnopharmacol 2016 Dec 24;194:91-97. Epub 2016 Aug 24.

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Klongluang, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand; Center of Excellence in Applied Thai Traditional Medicine Research (CEATMR), Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Klongluang, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand.

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December 2016

The Clinical Efficacy and Safety of the Sahastara Remedy versus Diclofenac in the Treatment of Osteoarthritis of the Knee: A Double-Blind, Randomized, and Controlled Trial.

Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2015 15;2015:103046. Epub 2015 Feb 15.

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand ; Center of Excellence on Applied Thai Traditional Medicine Research (CEATMR), Thammasat University, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand.

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March 2015

Inhibitory Effect on β -Hexosaminidase Release from RBL-2H3 Cells of Extracts and Some Pure Constituents of Benchalokawichian, a Thai Herbal Remedy, Used for Allergic Disorders.

Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2014 16;2014:828760. Epub 2014 Dec 16.

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Rangsit Campus, Khlong Luang, Pathum Thani 12120, Thailand ; Center of Excellence on Applied Thai Traditional Medicine Research (CEATMR), Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Rangsit Campus, Khlong Luang, Pathum Thani 12120, Thailand.

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January 2015

Growth arrest and apoptosis via caspase activation of dioscoreanone in human non-small-cell lung cancer A549 cells.

BMC Complement Altern Med 2014 Oct 24;14:413. Epub 2014 Oct 24.

Division of Biochemistry, Department of Preclinical Science, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Rangsit Campus, Khlong Luang, Pathum Thani 12120, Thailand.

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October 2014

Immunomodulatory activity of Dioscorea membranacea Pierre rhizomes and of its main active constituent Dioscorealide B.

BMC Complement Altern Med 2014 Oct 16;14:403. Epub 2014 Oct 16.

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand.

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October 2014

Isolation and characterization of a new cytotoxic dihydrophenanthrene from Dioscorea membranacea rhizomes and its activity against five human cancer cell lines.

J Ethnopharmacol 2014 Oct 20;156:130-4. Epub 2014 Aug 20.

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Klongluang, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand; Center of Excellence on Applied Thai Traditional Medicine Research (CEATMR), Thammasat University, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand.

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October 2014

Antioxidant effect of Phyllanthus emblica extract prevents contrast-induced acute kidney injury.

BMC Complement Altern Med 2014 Apr 22;14:138. Epub 2014 Apr 22.

Nephrology Unit, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University (Rangsit Campus), Klong Nung, Klong Luang, Pathumtani 12121, Thailand.

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April 2014

Toxicity studies of the water extract from the calyces of Hibiscus sabdariffa L. in rats.

Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med 2013 16;10(4):122-7. Epub 2013 May 16.

Division of Pharmacology, Department of Preclinical Science, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathum Thani 12120, Thailand.

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May 2014

An in vitro inhibitory effect on RAW 264.7 cells by anti-inflammatory compounds from Smilax corbularia Kunth.

Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 2012 Dec;30(4):268-74

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Klong Luang, Pathumthani, 12121, Thailand.

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December 2012

Dioscoreanone suppresses LPS-induced nitric oxide production and inflammatory cytokine expression in RAW 264.7 macrophages by NF-κB and ERK1/2 signaling transduction.

J Cell Biochem 2012 Nov;113(11):3427-35

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Thammasat University, Klongluang, Pathumtani 12121, Thailand.

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November 2012

Acetylcholinesterase inhibitory activity of Thai traditional nootropic remedy and its herbal ingredients.

J Med Assoc Thai 2011 Dec;94 Suppl 7:S183-9

Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Rangsit Campus, Pathumtani, Thailand.

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December 2011

Free radical scavenging and lipid peroxidation of Thai medicinal plants used for diabetic treatment.

J Med Assoc Thai 2011 Dec;94 Suppl 7:S178-82

Graduate School, Thammasat University, Klongluang, Pathumthani, Thailand.

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December 2011

Antimicrobial activity of the extracts from Benchalokawichian remedy and its components.

J Med Assoc Thai 2011 Dec;94 Suppl 7:S172-7

Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathumthani, Thailand.

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December 2011

Phenolic and flavonoid contents of Thai rice extracts and their correlation with antioxidant activities using chemical and cell assays.

J Med Assoc Thai 2011 Dec;94 Suppl 7:S122-30

Department of Preclinical Science, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Rangsit Campus, Klong Luang, Pathumthani, Thailand.

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December 2011

Antimicrobial activity of rice bran extracts for diarrheal disease.

J Med Assoc Thai 2011 Dec;94 Suppl 7:S117-21

Department of Preclinical Science, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Klongluang, Pathumthani, Thailand.

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December 2011

Anti-Inflammatory, Analgesic, and Antipyretic Activities of the Ethanol Extract of Piper interruptum Opiz. and Piper chaba Linn.

ISRN Pharmacol 2012 18;2012:480265. Epub 2012 Mar 18.

Division of Pharmacology, Department of Preclinical Science, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand.

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August 2012

Anticancer activities against cholangiocarcinoma, toxicity and pharmacological activities of Thai medicinal plants in animal models.

BMC Complement Altern Med 2012 Mar 27;12:23. Epub 2012 Mar 27.

Thailand Center of Excellence for Drug Discovery and Development (TCEDDD), Thammasat University, Pathumthani, Thailand.

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March 2012

Comparison of antimicrobial, antioxidant activities and total phenolic content of Antidesma thwaitesianum fruit extracts by different methods.

J Med Assoc Thai 2012 Jan;95 Suppl 1:S147-53

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Klongluang, Pathumthani, Thailand.

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January 2012

Anti-inflammatory and antioxidant activities of extracts from Musa sapientum peel.

J Med Assoc Thai 2012 Jan;95 Suppl 1:S142-6

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathumthani, Thailand.

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January 2012

Using 6-gingerol content and gene mapping for identification of two types of ginger used in Thai traditional medicine.

J Med Assoc Thai 2012 Jan;95 Suppl 1:S135-41

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of medicine, Thammasat University, Rungsit Campus, Klongluang, Pathumthani, Thailand.

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January 2012

In vitro cytotoxic activity of Benjakul herbal preparation and its active compounds against human lung, cervical and liver cancer cells.

J Med Assoc Thai 2012 Jan;95 Suppl 1:S127-34

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathumthani, Thailand.

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January 2012

Antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activities of Thai medicinal plants in Sahasthara remedy for muscle pain treatment.

J Med Assoc Thai 2012 Jan;95 Suppl 1:S120-6

Graduate School, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathumthani, Thailand.

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January 2012

Antibacterial activity of Thai medicinal plants Pikutbenjakul.

J Med Assoc Thai 2010 Dec;93 Suppl 7:S131-5

Department of Preclinical Science, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathumthani, Thailand.

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December 2010

Anti-inflammatory, anti-nociceptive and antipyretic effects of the ethanol extract from root of Piper sarmentosum Roxb.

J Med Assoc Thai 2010 Dec;93 Suppl 7:S1-6

Division of Pharmacology, Department of Preclinical Science, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathumthani, Thailand.

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December 2010

Cytotoxic effect and its mechanism of dioscorealide B from Dioscorea membranacea against breast cancer cells.

J Med Assoc Thai 2010 Dec;93 Suppl 7:S277-82

Department of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University, Songkhla, Thailand.

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December 2010

Antioxidant and nitric oxide inhibition activities of Thai medicinal plants.

J Med Assoc Thai 2010 Dec;93 Suppl 7:S227-35

Graduate School, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathumthani, Thailand.

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December 2010

Liposome-containing Hibiscus sabdariffa calyx extract formulations with increased antioxidant activity, improved dermal penetration and reduced dermal toxicity.

J Med Assoc Thai 2010 Dec;93 Suppl 7:S216-26

Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Prince of Songkla University, Songkhla, Thailand.

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December 2010

Morinda citrifolia Linn. for prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting.

J Med Assoc Thai 2010 Dec;93 Suppl 7:S204-9

Department of Anesthesiology, Faculty ofMedicine, Thammasat University, Pathumthani, Thailand.

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December 2010

Determination of cytotoxic compounds of Thai traditional medicine called Benjakul using HPLC.

J Med Assoc Thai 2010 Dec;93 Suppl 7:S198-203

Department of Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathumthani, Thailand.

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December 2010

Cytotoxic saponin against lung cancer cells from Dioscorea birmanica Prain & Burkill.

J Med Assoc Thai 2010 Dec;93 Suppl 7:S192-7

Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Pathumthani, Thailand.

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December 2010

Determination of phenolic compounds, flavonoids, and antioxidant activities in water extracts of Thai red and white rice cultivars.

J Med Assoc Thai 2010 Dec;93 Suppl 7:S83-91

Department of Preclinical Science, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University, Rangsit Campus, KlongLuang, Pathumthani, Thailand.

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December 2010

Cytotoxic activity of Thai medicinal plants against human cholangiocarcinoma, laryngeal and hepatocarcinoma cells in vitro.

BMC Complement Altern Med 2010 Sep 28;10:55. Epub 2010 Sep 28.

Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences, Thammasat University (Rangsit Campus), Pathumtani 12121, Thailand.

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September 2010

Comparison of Pueraria mirifica 25 and 50 mg for menopausal symptoms.

Arch Gynecol Obstet 2011 Aug 26;284(2):411-9. Epub 2010 Sep 26.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, BMA Medical College and Vajira Hospital, Dusit District, Bangkok, Thailand.

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August 2011

Development and evaluation of granule and emulsifiable concentrate formulations containing Derris elliptica extract for crop pest control.

J Agric Food Chem 2009 Dec;57(23):11234-41

Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Songkhla 90112, Thailand.

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December 2009

Nitric oxide inhibitory substances from the rhizomes of Dioscorea membranacea.

J Ethnopharmacol 2007 Feb 15;109(3):412-6. Epub 2006 Aug 15.

Department of Pharmacognosy and Pharmaceutical Botany, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Prince of Songkla University, Hat-Yai, Songkhla 90112, Thailand.

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February 2007

Anti-allergic substances from the rhizomes of Dioscorea membranacea.

Bioorg Med Chem 2006 Dec 30;14(24):8707-11. Epub 2006 Aug 30.

Department of Pharmacognosy and Pharmaceutical Botany, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Prince of Songkla University, Hat-Yai, Songkhla 90112, Thailand.

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December 2006

Extraction of rotenone from Derris elliptica and Derris malaccensis by pressurized liquid extraction compared with maceration.

J Chromatogr A 2006 Sep 19;1125(2):172-6. Epub 2006 Jun 19.

Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Songkhla 90112, Thailand.

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September 2006

Anti-HIV-1 protease- and HIV-1 integrase activities of Thai medicinal plants known as Hua-Khao-Yen.

J Ethnopharmacol 2006 Apr 6;105(1-2):312-5. Epub 2006 Jan 6.

Department of Pharmacognosy and Pharmaceutical Botany, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Prince of Songkla University, Hat-Yai, Songkhla 90112, Thailand.

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April 2006

In vitro cytotoxic activity of Thai medicinal plants used traditionally to treat cancer.

J Ethnopharmacol 2004 Jan;90(1):33-8

Department of Pharmacognosy and Pharmaceutical Botany, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science, Prince of Songkhla University, Hat-Yai, Songkhla 90110, Thailand.

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January 2004

Dioscorealides and dioscoreanone, novel cytotoxic naphthofuranoxepins, and 1,4-phenanthraquinone from Dioscorea membranacea Pierre.

Org Lett 2003 Aug;5(16):2879-82

Pharmacognosy Research Laboratories, Department of Pharmacy, King's College London, Franklin-Wilkins Building, 150 Stamford St., London SEI 8WA, UK.

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August 2003