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Sci. Pharm. 2009, 77(Posters (PO)), 245;

Growth Factor-Induced Vascular Smooth Muscle Cell Proliferation is Inhibited by Tylophorine

University of Vienna, Department of Pharmacognosy, Althanstraße 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
Heinrich-Heine-University of Düsseldorf, Department of Pharmaceutical Biology and Biotechnology, Germany
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Received: 16 April 2009 / Accepted: 16 April 2009 / Published: 16 April 2009
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Tylophorine, a phenanthroindolizidine alkaloid, is the main active component of Tylophora indica (Asclepiadaceae) which is used in ayurvedic medicine to treat various alleTylophora indica (Asclepiadaceae)rgic and inflammatory disorders, including bronchial asthma, rhinitis, whooping cough and catarrh.
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JOA, H.; HEISS, E.H.; ATANASOV, A.G.; PROKSCH, P.; DIRSCH, V.M. Growth Factor-Induced Vascular Smooth Muscle Cell Proliferation is Inhibited by Tylophorine. Sci. Pharm. 2009, 77, 245.

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