Erdem Yesilada


Affiliation: Yeditepe University
Country: Turkey


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    Yesilada E. Past and future contributions to traditional medicine in the health care system of the Middle-East. J Ethnopharmacol. 2005;100:135-7 pubmed
    ..Urgent scientific field surveys should be conducted among the native people in order to document the wealth of knowledge on folk medicine, other than Unani medicine, before it will be lost by the erosive effects of modernization. ..
  2. Charehsaz M, Sipahi H, Celep E, Ustundag A, Cemiloğlu Ülker Ö, Duydu Y, et al. The fruit extract of Berberis crataegina DC: exerts potent antioxidant activity and protects DNA integrity. Daru. 2015;23:24 pubmed publisher
    ..The methanolic extract of B. crataegina fruits may be a potential antioxidant nutrient and also may exert a protective role against lipid peroxidation as well as oxidative DNA damage. ..
  3. Guzelmeric E, Vovk I, Yesilada E. Development and validation of an HPTLC method for apigenin 7-O-glucoside in chamomile flowers and its application for fingerprint discrimination of chamomile-like materials. J Pharm Biomed Anal. 2015;107:108-18 pubmed publisher
    ..5:1.5:3, v/v/v/v). The proposed HPTLC method may also be a leading guide for the quality assessment of chamomile tea products on the market. ..
  4. Yesilada E. Contribution of traditional medicine in the healthcare system of the Middle East. Chin J Integr Med. 2011;17:95-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Traditional practitioners have become the main component of disease management in the Middle East and they have used herbal remedies along with spiritual techniques for the treatment of ailments mainly based on the Unani medicine. ..
  5. Guzelmeric E, Ristivojević P, Vovk I, Milojković Opsenica D, Yesilada E. Quality assessment of marketed chamomile tea products by a validated HPTLC method combined with multivariate analysis. J Pharm Biomed Anal. 2017;132:35-45 pubmed publisher
    ..Consequently, not chamomile tea bags but crude flowers sold on market were found to be adulterated with other plant materials. ..
  6. Yucel A, Kan Y, Yesilada E, Akin O. Effect of St.John's wort (Hypericum perforatum) oily extract for the care and treatment of pressure sores; a case report. J Ethnopharmacol. 2017;196:236-241 pubmed publisher
    ..John's wort provided significant efficacy for the treatment of pressure sore wounds. St. John's wort oily extract may be suggested as a cost-effective option for the prevention or treatment of pressure sores in ICU patients. ..
  7. Charehsaz M, Reis R, Helvacioglu S, Sipahi H, Guzelmeric E, Acar E, et al. Safety evaluation of styrax liquidus from the viewpoint of genotoxicity and mutagenicity. J Ethnopharmacol. 2016;194:506-512 pubmed publisher
    ..60mg/g) were found to the main components. The findings of the present study provide scientific basis to the safety of styrax from the viewpoint of genotoxicity risk, and in fact, it was found to be beneficial against genotoxicity. ..
  8. Celep E, Charehsaz M, Akyüz S, Acar E, Yesilada E. Effect of in vitro gastrointestinal digestion on the bioavailability of phenolic components and the antioxidant potentials of some Turkish fruit wines. Food Res Int. 2015;78:209-215 pubmed publisher
    ..The results of this study provided information not only the effect of gastrointestinal digestion on parameters mentioned above, but also the bioaccessibility about the phenolic compounds found in these four different wine samples. ..
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    Yesilada E, Kupeli E. Clematis vitalba L. aerial part exhibits potent anti-inflammatory, antinociceptive and antipyretic effects. J Ethnopharmacol. 2007;110:504-15 pubmed
    ..Acute and subchronic toxicity studies were also performed...

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  1. Yesilada E, Gurbuz I. Evaluation of the antiulcerogenic activity profile of a flavonol diglucoside from Equisetum palustre L. J Ethnopharmacol. 2010;131:17-21 pubmed publisher
    ..In a previous study, a flavonol diglucoside i.e., kaempferol 3-O-1''-beta-D-glucopyranosyl-3-O-1'''-beta-D-glucopyranoside (KGG) was isolated as the major antiulcerogenic constituent from the plant...
  2. Balkan Ä, Ä°lter Akülke A, BaÄŸatur Y, Telci D, Gören A, Kırmızıbekmez H, et al. Sambulin A and B, non-glycosidic iridoids from Sambucus ebulus, exert significant in vitro anti-inflammatory activity in LPS-induced RAW 264.7 macrophages via inhibition of MAPKs's phosphorylation. J Ethnopharmacol. 2017;206:347-352 pubmed publisher
    ..The prominent bioactivities exerted by two iridoids will contribute to explanation of the usage of S. ebulus in traditional medicine against rheumatoid diseases. ..