Affiliation: University of Medical Sciences
- Rosmarinus officinalis L. leaf extract improves memory impairment and affects acetylcholinesterase and butyrylcholinesterase activities in rat brainMarcin Ozarowski
Institute of Natural Fibres and Medicinal Plants, Wojska Polskiego 71b, 60 630 Poznań, Poland Department of Pharmaceutical Botany and Plant Biotechnology, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Sw Marii Magdaleny 14, 61 861 Poznan, Poland Electronic address
Fitoterapia 91:261-71. 2013..The study suggests that RE led to improved long-term memory in rats, which can be partially explained by its inhibition of AChE activity in rat brain...
- [Medicinal plants in the phytotherapy of alcohol or nicotine addiction. Implication for plants in vitro cultures]Marcin Ozarowski
Katedra i Zaklad Botaniki Farmaceutycznej i Biotechnologii Roślin, Uniwersytet Medyczny im Karola Marcinkowskiego w Poznaniu
Przegl Lek 70:869-74. 2013..In summary, there is a need for further studies on the mechanisms of plant extracts and their active compounds action that are valuable alternative way for the prevention and treatment of various drug dependences...
- The influence of standardized Valeriana officinalis extract on the CYP3A1 gene expression by nuclear receptors in in vivo modelAnna Bogacz
Laboratory of Experimental Pharmacogenetics, Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Biopharmacy, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Marii Magdaleny 14, 61 861 Poznan, Poland Department of Quality Control of Medicinal Products and Dietary Supplements, Institute of Natural Fibres and Medicinal Plants, Libelta 27, 61 707 Poznań, Poland
Biomed Res Int 2014:819093. 2014..023) was noted. These findings suggest that Valeriana officinalis extract can decrease the CYP3A4 expression and therefore may lead to interactions with synthetic drugs metabolized by this enzyme...