Sesame oil attenuates ovalbumin-induced pulmonary edema and bronchial neutrophilic inflammation in mice.

TitleSesame oil attenuates ovalbumin-induced pulmonary edema and bronchial neutrophilic inflammation in mice.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsHsu D-Z, Liu C-T, Chu P-Y, Li Y-H, Periasamy S, Liu M-Y
JournalBioMed research international
Volume2013
Pagination905670
Date Published2013
Abstract

Allergic asthma is one of the most common chronic inflammatory diseases of airways. Severe asthma may lead to hospitalization and death. Sesame oil is a natural product with anti-inflammatory property. However, the effect of sesame oil on allergic asthma has never been studied.

DOI10.1039/c3an00931a
Alternate JournalBiomed Res Int