Eruca sativa

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Related to Eruca sativa: Eruca vesicaria sativa
  • noun

Synonyms for Eruca sativa

erect European annual often grown as a salad crop to be harvested when young and tender

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To address this question, we analyzed the impact of Erucin-containing plant extract from Eruca sativa seeds and isolated Erucin on viability as well as on activation and effector function status of healthy lymphocytes or T cell subsets from the human circulation.
After phase separation the DMSO phase was separated from the oily residue, sterile-filtered and used for cell culture experiments as Eruca sativa seed extract.
To shed light onto this issue, we investigated the influence of an Eruca sativa seed extract on the function of primary human immunocompetent cells of healthy donors in vitro and investigated a broad concentration range of 3-100 [micro]mol/l.
Based on these parameters we could not find evidence for pure Erucin or Eruca sativa seed extract to adversely impact healthy immunocompetent cells of the human body in concentrations <12 [micro]mol/l.
The literature study and interviewed informants revealed that some wild plants such as Eruca sativa, Foeniculum vulgaris, Portulaca oleracea and Ziziphus spina-christi are consumed raw.