Experts and Doctors on ophiopogon in China


Locale: China
Topic: ophiopogon

Top Publications

  1. Liu J, Liu S, Chen X, Zhang S, Zou Y. [Comprehensive comparison between erective and creepy Ophiopogon japonicus of Sichuan]. Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2009;34:2449-53 pubmed
    ..japonicus. The yield per plant was closely relevant to the roots number and the fresh weight of aerial part. In cultivation it is appropriate to choose the creepy O. japonicus. ..
  2. Liu J, Chen X, Liu S, Yang W, Du G, Liu W. [Evaluation of germplasm resource of Ophiopogon japonicus in Sichuan basin based on principal component and cluster analysis]. Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2010;35:569-73 pubmed
    ..japonicus quality, is reliability and the results of cluster analysis is also support the conclusions, it could be able to provide a reference to select high O. japonicus quality resources. ..
  3. Dai H, Mei W. Ophiopojaponin D, a new phenylpropanoid glycoside from Ophiopogon japonicus Ker-Gawl. Arch Pharm Res. 2005;28:1236-8 pubmed
  4. Zhang T, Zou P, Kang L, Yu H, Liu Y, Song X, et al. Two novel furostanol saponins from Ophiopogon japonicus. J Asian Nat Prod Res. 2009;11:824-31 pubmed publisher
    ..The rare furostanol saponins with two glucosyl residues at C-26 position were isolated from the natural source for the first time. ..
  5. Zhu Y, Zhao M, Ren L, Tian D, Dou F, Wang J. [Studies on the chemical constituents from the flowers of Ophiopogon japonicus]. Zhong Yao Cai. 2011;34:720-3 pubmed
    ..japonicus for the first time. Compond VI is isolated as a simple substance compound of O. japonicus for the first time. Componds VII, VIII, IX and X are isolated from this genus for the first time. ..
  6. Chen X, Yang W, Liu H. [Study on N, P and K absorption and accumulation in Ophiopogon japonicus]. Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2005;30:1233-6 pubmed
    ..To study the absorption and accumulation of N, P and K in Ophiopgon japonicus...
  7. Chen X, Yagn W, Liu W. [Study on biological characteristics and relative yield of Ophiopogon japonicus]. Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2006;31:1141-3 pubmed
    ..To study the biological characteristics and the relative yield of Ophiopgon japonicus...
  8. Leong P, Chen N, Chiu P, Leung H, Ma C, Tang Q, et al. Long-term treatment with shengmai san-derived herbal supplement (Wei Kang Su) enhances antioxidant response in various tissues of rats with protection against carbon tetrachloride hepatotoxicity. J Med Food. 2010;13:427-38 pubmed publisher
    ..Long-term WKS treatment may prevent diseases by enhancing the resistance of mitochondria to oxidative stress. ..
  9. Liu J, Chen X, Yang W, Liu W, Jiang T. [Study on establishment of RP-HPLC and GC-MS fingerprints for wild germplasm resource of Ophiopogon japonicus in Sichuan and hierarchical clustering analysis]. Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2010;35:2726-30 pubmed
    ..Thus, the results proved it is a simple, rapid and accurate method suitable for the quality control of the traditional Chinese medicines...

More Information


  1. Wu B, Liu P, Gao Y, Wang Y. [Effect of water extract from traditional Chinese medicines Rehmannia glutinosa, Scrophularia ningpoensis, Asparagus cochinchinensis and Ophiopogon japonicas on contents of CYP450 and activities of CYP3A, CYP2E1 and CYP1A2 in rat]. Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2011;36:2710-4 pubmed
  2. Wang Z, Lin X, Shen L, Feng Y, Xu D, Ruan K. [Pharmacokinetics of a long-circulating PEGylated Radix Ophiopogonis polysaccharide]. Yao Xue Xue Bao. 2011;46:1257-61 pubmed
    ..1 h, increased 2.4 times compared to those of iv administration. In general, linear pharmacokinetics was observed for the conjugate within the dose range studied, and sc should be a promising administration route for the conjugate. ..
  3. Wang X, Sun R, Zhang J, Chen Y, Liu N. Structure and antioxidant activity of polysaccharide POJ-U1a extracted by ultrasound from Ophiopogon japonicus. Fitoterapia. 2012;83:1576-84 pubmed publisher
    ..Significant antioxidant activity of POJ-U1a has been proved as shown by its DPPH radical scavenging, hydrogen radical scavenging and superoxide anion scavenging activities, which indicated that POJ-U1a showed strong antioxidant activity...
  4. Wang H. Preventive effects of ophiopogon-polysaccharide on apiponectin in gestational diabetes mellitus rat. Asian Pac J Trop Med. 2013;6:296-9 pubmed publisher
    ..05). Ophiopogon-polysaccharide could decrease the fasting blood glucose level and serum insulin level, and improve APN mRNA in fat tissue and placenta. ..