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Molecules 2014, 19(9), 14862-14878; doi:10.3390/molecules190914862

Hinokinin, an Emerging Bioactive Lignan

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Perugia, via del Liceo 1, 06123 Perugia, Italy
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Received: 24 June 2014 / Revised: 10 September 2014 / Accepted: 10 September 2014 / Published: 17 September 2014
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Abstract

Hinokinin is a lignan isolated from several plant species that has been recently investigated in order to establish its biological activities. So far, its cytotoxicity, its anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial activities have been studied. Particularly interesting is its notable anti-trypanosomal activity. View Full-Text
Keywords: cubebinolide; cytotoxicity; Trypanosoma; Chagas disease; antigenotoxic activity cubebinolide; cytotoxicity; Trypanosoma; Chagas disease; antigenotoxic activity
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Marcotullio, M.C.; Pelosi, A.; Curini, M. Hinokinin, an Emerging Bioactive Lignan. Molecules 2014, 19, 14862-14878.

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