Journal of
Medicinal Plants Research

  • Abbreviation: J. Med. Plants Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0875
  • DOI: 10.5897/JMPR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 3684

Full Length Research Paper

Anti-inflammatory and immunoregulatory properties of fractions from Sargentodoxa cuneata ethanol extract

Ruili Ma1,2, Huifang Sun1, Jian Tang1#, Opeyemi Olatunji1, Rong Zhang1, Aun Raza1 Zhaoliang Su3, Fusheng Wang2, Zhen Ouyang1* and Huaxi Xu3  
1School of Pharmacy, Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang 212013, China. 2Dingxi Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Dingxi 743000, China. 3School of Medical Science and Laboratory Medicine, Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang 212013, China.  
Email: [email protected]

  •  Received: 24 October 2014
  •  Accepted: 21 January 2015
  •  Published: 25 January 2015


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