Mapuche Herbal Medicine Inhibits Blood Platelet Aggregation

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Falkenberg, Susan Skanderup; Tarnow, Inge; Guzman, Alfonso; Mølgaard, Per; Simonsen, Henrik Toft; (2012)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine,volume 2,012 (issn: 1741-427X, eissn: 1741-4288)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3199090, doi: 10.1155/2012/647620
  • Subject: Other systems of medicine | Research Article | RZ201-999 | Article Subject

12 plant species traditionally used by the Mapuche people in Chile to treat wounds and inflammations have been evaluated for their direct blood platelet inhibition. Seven of the 12 tested plant species showed platelet inhibitory effect in sheep blood, and four of these ... View more
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