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Journal of Natural Medicines

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06.09.2019 | Note

Chemical constituents from Ginkgo biloba leaves and their cytotoxicity activity

One novel neoligan glucoside, Ginkgoside B (1), and one new glucose ester, 6-O-(4-hydroxyhydrocinnamoyl)-d-glucopyranose (2), along with nine known compounds (3–11) were isolated from the ethanol extract of Ginkgo biloba leaves. Their structures …

06.09.2019 | Note

The origin identification method for crude drugs derived from arthropods and annelids using molecular biological techniques

We evaluated whether the origins of crude drugs derived from arthropods and annelids could be identified using molecular biological techniques. DNA was extracted from 20 crude drugs prepared from different animals using a commercial kit with added …

28.08.2019 | Original Paper

Cynandione A from Cynanchum wilfordii inhibits hepatic de novo lipogenesis by activating the LKB1/AMPK pathway in HepG2 cells

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is a liver condition characterized by the accumulation of lipids in the hepatocytes and does not depend on the patient’s alcohol consumption level. It was first described in 1980 when non-alcoholic …

24.08.2019 | Original Paper

Sedative effects of the essential oil from the leaves of Lantana camara occurring in the Republic of Benin via inhalation in mice

Lantana camara Linn. (Verbenaceae), the most widespread species of the Lantana genus, is an evergreen climbing aromatic shrub that can grow up to 2–4 m in height. The flowers are small, tubular and are in various colors, from red to pink, white …

21.08.2019 | Original Paper

Selective cytotoxicity of epidithiodiketopiperazine DC1149B, produced by marine-derived Trichoderma lixii on the cancer cells adapted to glucose starvation

The core of solid tumors is characterized by hypoxia and a nutrient-starved microenvironment and has gained much attention as targets of anti-cancer drugs. In the course of search for selective growth inhibitors against the cancer cells adapted to …

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The Journal of Natural Medicines is an international journal presenting original research in naturally occurring medicines and their related foods and cosmetics. It covers

chemistry of natural products; biochemistry of medicinal plants; pharmacology of natural products and herbs, including Kampo formulas and traditional herbs; botanical anatomy; cultivation of medicinal plants.

The journal publishes Reviews, Mini-Reviews, Original Papers, Notes, Rapid Communications and Natural Resource Letters.

Of the papers published in each volume of the Journal of Natural Medicines, approximately three will be chosen by members of the Selection Committee for honors as the Journal of Natural Medicines Award.

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