Journal of
Medicinal Plants Research

  • Abbreviation: J. Med. Plants Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0875
  • DOI: 10.5897/JMPR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 3750

Full Length Research Paper

Comparison of several hydrophilic extracts of Polypodium leucotomos reveals different antioxidant moieties and photoprotective effects in vitro

Salvador Gonzalez
  • Salvador Gonzalez
  • Department of Medicine and Medical Specialties, Alcalá University, Madrid, Spain.
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Silvia R Lucena
  • Silvia R Lucena
  • Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences, Universidad Autónoma of Madrid, Spain.
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Pablo Delgado
  • Pablo Delgado
  • Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences, Universidad Autónoma of Madrid, Spain.
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Angeles Juarranz
  • Angeles Juarranz
  • Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences, Universidad Autónoma of Madrid, Spain.
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  •  Received: 27 July 2018
  •  Accepted: 16 August 2018
  •  Published: 25 August 2018

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Capote R, Alonso-Lebrero JL, Garcia F, Brieva A, Pivel JP, Gonzalez S (2006). Polypodium leucotomos extract inhibits trans-urocanic acid photoisomerization and photodecomposition. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology 82(3):173-179.
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Garcia F, Pivel JP, Guerrero A, Brieva A, Martinez-Alcazar MP, Caamano-Somoza M, Gonzalez S (2006). Phenolic components and antioxidant activity of Fernblock, an aqueous extract of the aerial parts of the fern Polypodium leucotomos. Methods and Findings in Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology 28(3):157-160.
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Gonzalez S, Pathak MA (1996). Inhibition of ultraviolet-induced formation of reactive oxygen species, lipid peroxidation, erythema and skin photosensitization by Polypodium leucotomos. Photodermatology, Photoimmunology & Photomedicine 12(2):45-56.
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Janczyk A, Garcia-Lopez MA, Fernandez-Penas P, Alonso-Lebrero JL, Benedicto I, Lopez-Cabrera M, Gonzalez S (2007). A Polypodium leucotomos extract inhibits solar-simulated radiation-induced TNF-alpha and iNOS expression, transcriptional activation and apoptosis. Experimental Dermatology 16(10):823-829.
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Kikuzaki H, Hisamoto M, Hirose K, Akiyama K, Taniguchi H (2002). Antioxidant Properties of Ferulic Acid and Its Related Compounds. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 50(7):2161-2168.
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Middelkamp-Hup MA, Pathak MA, Parrado C, Goukassian D, Rius-Diaz F, Mihm MC, Fitzpatrick TB, Gonzalez S (2004). Oral Polypodium leucotomos extract decreases ultraviolet-induced damage of human skin. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 51(6):910-918.
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Nikitaki Z, Hellweg CE, Georgakilas AG, Ravanat JL (2015). Stress-induced DNA damage biomarkers: applications and limitations. Frontiers in Chemistry 3:35.
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Siscovick JR, Zapolanski T, Magro C, Carrington K, Prograis S, Nussbaum M, Gonzalez S, Ding W, Granstein RD (2008). Polypodium leucotomos inhibits ultraviolet B radiation-induced immunosuppression. Photodermatology, Photoimmunology & Photomedicine 24(3):134-141.
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Tan JB, Lim YY (2015). Antioxidant and tyrosinase inhibition activity of the fertile fronds and rhizomes of three different Drynaria species. BMC Research Notes 8(1):468.
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Villa A, Viera MH, Amini S, Huo R, Perez O, Ruiz P, Amador A, Elgart G, Berman B (2010). Decrease of ultraviolet A light-induced "common deletion" in healthy volunteers after oral Polypodium leucotomos extract supplement in a randomized clinical trial. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 62(3):511-513.
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Walterscheid JP, Nghiem DX, Kazimi N, Nutt LK, McConkey DJ, Norval M, Ullrich SE (2006). Cis-urocanic acid, a sunlight-induced immunosuppressive factor, activates immune suppression via the 5-HT2A receptor. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 103(46):17420-17425.
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Zattra E, Coleman C, Arad S, Helms E, Levine D, Bord E, Guillaume A, El-Hajahmad M, Kishore R, Gonzalez S, Goukassian DA (2009). Oral Polypodium leucotomos decreases UV-induced Cox-2 expression, inflammation, and enhances DNA repair in Xpc +/- mice. The American Journal of Pathology 175(5):1952-1961.
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