Biological activity of Euonymous eoropaeus

Y. Kumarasamy, P. J. Cox, Marcel Jaspars, M. R. M. Neiland, Christopher Charles Wilcock, S. D. Sarkar

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Abstract

The n-hexane, dichloromethane and methanol extracts of the seeds of Euonymus europaeus have been screened for antibacterial and free radical scavenging activity. General toxicity (brine shrimp lethality assay) of these extracts has also been assessed. (C) 2003 Elsevier Science B.V. All rights reserved.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)305-307
Number of pages2
JournalFitoterapia
Volume74
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2003

Keywords

  • Euonymus europaeus
  • antioxidant activity
  • antibacterial activity
  • brine shrimp lethality assay
  • SESQUITERPENE ESTERS
  • SPINDLE-TREE
  • CELASTRACEAE

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