Carthamus red from Carthamus tinctorius L. exerts antioxidant and hepatoprotective effect against CCl(4)-induced liver damage in rats via the Nrf2 pathway.

TitleCarthamus red from Carthamus tinctorius L. exerts antioxidant and hepatoprotective effect against CCl(4)-induced liver damage in rats via the Nrf2 pathway.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsWu S, Yue Y, Tian H, Li Z, Li X, He W, Ding H
JournalJournal of ethnopharmacology
Volume148
Issue2
Pagination570-8
Date Published2013 Jul 9
Abstract

Carthamus red isolated from safflower (Carthamus tinctorius L., a Chinese traditional medicine) is evaluated for antioxidant and hepatoprotective activity.

DOI10.3389/fimmu.2013.00206
Alternate JournalJ Ethnopharmacol