Panax quinquefolius

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Synonyms for Panax quinquefolius

North American woodland herb similar to and used as substitute for the Chinese ginseng

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Discovery of WRKY transcription factors through transcriptome analysis and characterization of a novel methyl jasmonate-inducible PqWRKY1 gene from Panax quinquefolius.
We thought your readers would be interested in knowing about an elite cross-section of North America's top scientists, botanists, doctors and pharmacists who met recently in Toronto at the request of the Ontario Ginseng Growers Association (OGGA) to discuss the latest scientific and health research involving Panax quinquefolius, the ginseng root that we grow here in North America.
Panax quinquefolius, also called North American ginseng (NAG) or American ginseng, has previously been shown to prevent chronic diabetic complications.
Keywords: American ginseng Root of Panax quinquefolius Oxidative stress Endothelial cells NF-[kappa] B
Nearly 300 years ago, the first descriptions of Asian Panax ginseng reached the West from China, and shortly thereafter another member of this genus, Panax quinquefolius, was identified in Canada.
Extracts of the root of Panax quinquefolius have demonstrated various immunomodulatory effects.