Astragalus


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  • noun

Synonyms for Astragalus

large genus of annual or perennial herbs or shrubs of north temperate regions

the bone in the ankle that articulates with the leg bones to form the ankle joint

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Subsequently, YTE and the extracts from Astragalus membranaceus were analyzed by HPLC-ELSD with gradient elution.
One experiment evaluated efficacy of xiaomi granules (M^Ki) Glycyrrhiza glabra, Pinellia ternana, Scutellaria baicalensis, Codonopsis pilosula, Coptis chinensis, Astragalus membranaceus, Coix lacryma jobi var.
Now, Maria Blasco, the head of the National Cancer Research Center in Spain, and her colleagues show that TA-65, a naturally occurring molecule derived from the Astragalus plant, activates the telomerase enzyme, lengthens critically short telomeres, rescues cells in various organ systems, and improves healthspan.
But obviously it depends on the patient's general state, because today's session is long: there is the astragalus, the humerus, the neck of the humerus, perhaps we'll need to insert some bone material, so that's already a complex operation.
But obviously it depends on the patient's general state, because tomorrow's session is long: there is the astragalus, the humerus, the neck of the humerus, perhaps we'll need to insert some bone material, so that's already a complex operation.
Astragalus, Calia, Sophora, and Lupinus, which produce serious economic loss, particularly in the cattle industry because of their toxicity (Lynn, 1983; Lynn and Shupe, 1984).
Giving an example, he said the Fu Zhen therapy which employs Fu Zhen herbs like astragalus, ligustrum, ginseng, etc is an adjunct to chemotherapy and radiation, and can protect the immune system from damage, while dramatically increasing survival rates.
Immune-stimulating herbs in TCM include Asian ginseng (Panax ginseng), astragalus (Astragalus membranaceus), and dong quai (Angelica sinensis).
Other immunity boosters include echinacea and the lesser-known astragalus, often used in traditional Chinese medicine, said Dr.
Cell Physiology Enhancing total body cellular metabolism for improved skin Astragalus, Goji Berry
The genus Astragalus contains two other species which are listed as endangered in Illinois (INHD 2007).
Most of the phytooestrogens-based preparations freely available on the market are proposed as legal and non-toxic anti-oestrogenic compounds (to counterbalance the side effects of anabolic steroids, mainly based on methoxyflafones (Usui, 2006)), as fat lowering products or sexual enhancing compounds based mainly on plant extracts from Commiphora Mukul (Guggulsterone), Eurycoma Longifolia (methoxyflavone), Vitex Agnus Castus and Astragalus Root (isoflavones).
The level and partitioning of genetic variation in the narrow endemic Astragalus jaegerianus was investigated using DNA sequence data and AFLP markers.
Keywords: Astragalus complanatus; Total flavonoid fraction; Portal vein; Angiotensin II receptor blocker; Contraction
In addition, Trilogy offers nutritional supplements for humans featuring its colostrum formula with astragalus under its "Essence of Life" label.