Comparative evaluation of traditional prescriptions from Cichorium intybus L. for wound healing: Stepwise isolation of an active component by in vivo bioassay and its mode of activity


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

JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY, vol.143, no.1, pp.299-309, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 143 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jep.2012.06.036
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.299-309
  • Keywords: Anti-inflammatory, Cichorium, Collagenase, Elastase, Hyaluronidase, Wound healing, SESQUITERPENE LACTONES, BETA-SITOSTEROL, FOLK MEDICINE, NEUTROPHIL ELASTASE, PROOXIDANT ACTIVITY, CHICORY EXTRACT, AERIAL PARTS, RED CHICORY, ANTIOXIDANT, INHIBITION
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Ethnopharmacological relevance: Ethnobotanical field surveys revealed that various parts of Cichorium intybus L. has been used for wound healing in Turkish folk medicine.