Affiliation: University of Rome La Sapienza
- Estrogen-like effect of a Cimicifuga racemosa extract sub-fraction as assessed by in vivo, ex vivo and in vitro assaysP Bolle
Department of Human Physiology and Pharmacology, University La Sapienza Ple Aldo Moro, 5 00185 Rome, Italy
J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 107:262-9. 2007..racemosa in menstrual distress and further emphasize the possibility that lipophilic constituents bind to an as yet not identified estrogen receptor, likely inversely involved in inflammation...
- Cyclo-oxygenase- and capsaicin-sensitive afferent fibres affect Beta-adrenoceptor-evoked response in the rat urinary bladderPaolo Tucci
Dipartimento di Farmacologia delle Sostanze Naturali e Fisiologia Generale, Università degli Studi di Roma I La Sapienza, Pie Aldo Moro, I 00185 Rome, Italy
Pharmacology 64:57-62. 2002..Taken together, these data indicate an involvement of prostanoids, NKA- and capsaicin-sensitive fibres in the beta-adrenoceptor-evoked response in the rat urinary bladder...
- The antimutagenic activity of Lavandula angustifolia (lavender) essential oil in the bacterial reverse mutation assayM G Evandri
Department of Human Physiology and Pharmacology, University La Sapienza, 00185 Rome, Italy
Food Chem Toxicol 43:1381-7. 2005..80 mg/plate) also showed moderate antimutagenicity against the TA98 strain exposed to the direct mutagen 1-nitropyrene. Its antimutagenic property makes lavender oil a promising candidate for new applications in human healthcare...
- Interactions between A-9THC and capsaicin on isolated lamb bladder detrusorC Bartocci
Department of Pharmacology and Physiology, School of Pharmacy, University of Rome La Sapienza, Italy
Farmaco 56:349-51. 2001..Delta-9THC could act stimulating these receptors and thus inhibiting CGRP release and vesical relaxation. The muscle relaxing component removal could favour the contracting component, usually not active...