Exploration of the wound healing potential of Helichrysum graveolens (Bieb.) Sweet: Isolation of apigenin as an active component


SÜNTAR İ., AKKOL E., KELEŞ H., YEŞİLADA E., Sarker S. D.

JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY, vol.149, no.1, pp.103-110, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 149 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jep.2013.06.006
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.103-110
  • Keywords: Anti-inflammatory, Antioxidant, Collagenase, Elastase, Helichrysum, Wound healing, TRADITIONAL MEDICINE, PHENOLIC-COMPOUNDS, ELASTASE ACTIVITY, FOLK MEDICINE, ANTIOXIDANT, TURKEY, INHIBITION, FLAVONOIDS, ARZANOL, PYRONE
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Ethnopharmacological relevance: In Turkish traditional medicine, the flowers of Helichrysum graveolens (Bieb.) Sweet (Asteraceae) have been used for the treatment of jaundice, for wound-healing and as a diuretic.