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Nuciferine prevents hepatic steatosis and injury induced by a high-fat diet in hamsters.
|Title||Nuciferine prevents hepatic steatosis and injury induced by a high-fat diet in hamsters.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Guo F, Yang X, Li X, Feng R, Guan C, Wang Y, Li Y, Sun C|
Nuciferine is a major active aporphine alkaloid from the leaves of N. nucifera Gaertn that possesses anti-hyperlipidemia, anti-hypotensive, anti-arrhythmic, and insulin secretagogue activities. However, it is currently unknown whether nuciferine can benefit hepatic lipid metabolism.
|Alternate Journal||PLoS ONE|