aloe

Summary

Summary: A plant genus of the family Xanthorrhoeaceae which is used medicinally. It contains anthraquinone glycosides such as aloin-emodin or aloe-emodin (EMODIN).

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  1. Yagi A, Takeo S. [Anti-inflammatory constituents, aloesin and aloemannan in Aloe species and effects of tanshinon VI in Salvia miltiorrhiza on heart]. Yakugaku Zasshi. 2003;123:517-32 pubmed
    Cinnamoyl, p-coumaroyl, feruloyl, caffeoyl aloesin, and related compounds were isolated from Aloe species. The antiinflammatory and antioxidative activities of these compounds were examined based on the structure-activity relationship...
  2. Rajasekaran S, Sivagnanam K, Subramanian S. Antioxidant effect of Aloe vera gel extract in streptozotocin-induced diabetes in rats. Pharmacol Rep. 2005;57:90-6 pubmed
    ..study, an attempt has been made to evaluate the presence of antioxidant property in the alcoholic extract of Aloe vera leaf gel...
  3. Rosca Casian O, Parvu M, Vlase L, Tamas M. Antifungal activity of Aloe vera leaves. Fitoterapia. 2007;78:219-22 pubmed
    b>Aloe vera fresh leaves hydroalcoholic plant extract was tested against the mycelial growth of Botrytis gladiolorum, Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. gladioli, Heterosporium pruneti and Penicillium gladioli on Czapek-agar medium...
  4. He H, Liu C, Zhao J, Li W, Pan T, Yang L, et al. Streptomyces zhaozhouensis sp. nov., an actinomycete isolated from candelabra aloe (Aloe arborescens Mill). Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2014;64:1096-101 pubmed publisher
    A novel endophytic actinomycete, designated strain NEAU-LZS-5(T), was isolated from the leaf of candelabra aloe (Aloe arborescens Mill) and characterized using a polyphasic approach...
  5. Kim S, Cheon H, Yun N, Oh S, Shin E, Shim K, et al. Protective effect of a mixture of Aloe vera and Silybum marianum against carbon tetrachloride-induced acute hepatotoxicity and liver fibrosis. J Pharmacol Sci. 2009;109:119-27 pubmed
    The hepatoprotective effects of ACTIValoe N-931 complex, a mixture of Aloe vera and Silybum marianum, against acute and chronic carbon tetrachloride (CCl(4))-induced liver injuries were investigated...
  6. Kametani S, Kojima Yuasa A, Kikuzaki H, Kennedy D, Honzawa M, Matsui Yuasa I. Chemical constituents of cape aloe and their synergistic growth-inhibiting effect on Ehrlich ascites tumor cells. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2007;71:1220-9 pubmed
    The constituents of cape aloe were investigated after a preliminary screening of the growth-inhibiting effect on Ehrlich ascites tumor cells (EATC) of several extracts of this plant...
  7. Reuter J, Jocher A, Stump J, Grossjohann B, Franke G, Schempp C. Investigation of the anti-inflammatory potential of Aloe vera gel (97.5%) in the ultraviolet erythema test. Skin Pharmacol Physiol. 2008;21:106-10 pubmed publisher
    b>Aloe vera is a natural product that is frequently used in soothing skin care products such as aftersun lotions. In the present study we aimed to explore the anti-inflammatory potential of a highly concentrated A...
  8. Im S, Oh S, Song S, Kim M, Kim D, Woo S, et al. Identification of optimal molecular size of modified Aloe polysaccharides with maximum immunomodulatory activity. Int Immunopharmacol. 2005;5:271-9 pubmed
    Polysaccharides isolated from the gel of Aloe species have been known to have diverse biological activities, including immunomodulatory and antitumor activities...
  9. Kim J, Lee I, Park S, Choue R. Effects of Scutellariae radix and Aloe vera gel extracts on immunoglobulin E and cytokine levels in atopic dermatitis NC/Nga mice. J Ethnopharmacol. 2010;132:529-32 pubmed publisher
    The present study aimed to investigate the effects of Scutellariae radix (SR) and Aloe vera gel (AV), alone or in combination, on levels of immunoglobulin E (IgE) and inflammatory cytokines in spontaneous atopic dermatitis(AD)-like skin ..

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  1. Wintola O, Sunmonu T, Afolayan A. The effect of Aloe ferox Mill. in the treatment of loperamide-induced constipation in Wistar rats. BMC Gastroenterol. 2010;10:95 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, the efficacy of aqueous leaf extract of Aloe ferox Mill. was studied against loperamide-induced constipation in Wistar rats.
  2. Im S, Lee Y, Lee Y, Lee M, Park Y, Lee S, et al. In vivo evidence of the immunomodulatory activity of orally administered Aloe vera gel. Arch Pharm Res. 2010;33:451-6 pubmed publisher
    The gels of Aloe species contain immunomodulatory components such as aloctin A and acemannan. Most studies on these gels were performed in in vitro cell culture systems...
  3. Bertolini P, Biondi Filho O, Pomilio A, Pinheiro S, Carvalho M. Antimicrobial capacity of Aloe vera and propolis dentifrice against Streptococcus mutans strains in toothbrushes: an in vitro study. J Appl Oral Sci. 2012;20:32-7 pubmed
    This study evaluated in vitro the efficiency of Aloe vera and propolis dentifrice on reducing the contamination of toothbrush bristles by a standard strain of Streptococcus mutans (ATCC 25175; SM), after toothbrushing...
  4. Chandran S, Chaudhary M, Pasricha R, Ahmad A, Sastry M. Synthesis of gold nanotriangles and silver nanoparticles using Aloe vera plant extract. Biotechnol Prog. 2006;22:577-83 pubmed
    Biogenic gold nanotriangles and spherical silver nanoparticles were synthesized by a simple procedure using Aloe vera leaf extract as the reducing agent...
  5. Chandan B, Saxena A, Shukla S, Sharma N, Gupta D, Suri K, et al. Hepatoprotective potential of Aloe barbadensis Mill. against carbon tetrachloride induced hepatotoxicity. J Ethnopharmacol. 2007;111:560-6 pubmed
    b>Aloe barbadensis Mill. Syn. Aloe vera Tourn. ex Linn.(Liliaceae) has been used in variety of diseases in traditional Indian system of medicine in India and its use for hepatic ailments is also documented...
  6. Eshun K, He Q. Aloe vera: a valuable ingredient for the food, pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries--a review. Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr. 2004;44:91-6 pubmed
    Scientific investigations on Aloe vera have gained more attention over the last several decades due to its reputable medicinal properties...
  7. Hamman J. Composition and applications of Aloe vera leaf gel. Molecules. 2008;13:1599-616 pubmed
    Many of the health benefits associated with Aloe vera have been attributed to the polysaccharides contained in the gel of the leaves...
  8. Lin C, Wu C, Hsiao N, Chang C, Li S, Wan L, et al. Aloe-emodin is an interferon-inducing agent with antiviral activity against Japanese encephalitis virus and enterovirus 71. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2008;32:355-9 pubmed publisher
    In this study, aloe-emodin was identified as a potential interferon (IFN)-inducer by screening compounds from Chinese herbal medicine...
  9. Habeeb F, Stables G, Bradbury F, Nong S, Cameron P, Plevin R, et al. The inner gel component of Aloe vera suppresses bacterial-induced pro-inflammatory cytokines from human immune cells. Methods. 2007;42:388-93 pubmed
    The present study was carried out to examine the anti-inflammatory activity of the inner leaf gel component of Aloe barbadensis Miller...
  10. Nagpal R, Kaur V, Kumar M, Marotta F. Effect of Aloe vera juice on growth and activities of Lactobacilli in-vitro. Acta Biomed. 2012;83:183-8 pubmed
    In present investigation, different concentrations of Aloe vera juice incorporated into the growth media of Lactobacilli were tested to observe the effect on growth and activities of these bacteria...
  11. Hosseinimehr S, Khorasani G, Azadbakht M, Zamani P, Ghasemi M, Ahmadi A. Effect of aloe cream versus silver sulfadiazine for healing burn wounds in rats. Acta Dermatovenerol Croat. 2010;18:2-7 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of Aloe vera cream in the treatment of thermal burn wounds and to compare these results with silver sulfadiazine in rats...
  12. Lu G, Shen H, Chung M, Ong C. Critical role of oxidative stress and sustained JNK activation in aloe-emodin-mediated apoptotic cell death in human hepatoma cells. Carcinogenesis. 2007;28:1937-45 pubmed
    b>Aloe-emodin (AE), one of the main bioactive anthraquinones of Rheum palmatum, possesses potent antitumor properties...
  13. Botes L, van der Westhuizen F, Loots D. Phytochemical contents and antioxidant capacities of two Aloe greatheadii var. davyana extracts. Molecules. 2008;13:2169-80 pubmed
    b>Aloe greatheadii var...
  14. Fani M, Kohanteb J. Inhibitory activity of Aloe vera gel on some clinically isolated cariogenic and periodontopathic bacteria. J Oral Sci. 2012;54:15-21 pubmed
    b>Aloe vera is a medicinal plant with anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antidiabetic and immune-boosting properties...
  15. Kirdpon S, Kirdpon W, Airarat W, Trevanich A, Nanakorn S. Effect of aloe (Aloe vera Linn.) on healthy adult volunteers: changes in urinary composition. J Med Assoc Thai. 2006;89 Suppl 2:S9-14 pubmed
    1. To investigate the amount of citrate and tartrate in aloe gel, and in the urine of healthy normal volunteers, before and after consuming fresh aloe gel. 2...
  16. Williamson G, Coppens P, Serra Majem L, Dew T. Review of the efficacy of green tea, isoflavones and aloe vera supplements based on randomised controlled trials. Food Funct. 2011;2:753-9 pubmed publisher
    ..the evidence for health benefits of three commonly consumed plant food supplements (PFS), green tea, isoflavone and aloe vera, based on published systematic reviews of randomised controlled trials (RCTs)...
  17. Richardson J, Smith J, McIntyre M, Thomas R, Pilkington K. Aloe vera for preventing radiation-induced skin reactions: a systematic literature review. Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol). 2005;17:478-84 pubmed
    To systematically review and critically appraise the evidence for effectiveness of Aloe vera gel for radiation-induced skin reactions.
  18. Jittapiromsak N, Sahawat D, Banlunara W, Sangvanich P, Thunyakitpisal P. Acemannan, an extracted product from Aloe vera, stimulates dental pulp cell proliferation, differentiation, mineralization, and dentin formation. Tissue Eng Part A. 2010;16:1997-2006 pubmed publisher
    This study investigated the effect of acemannan (Aloe vera gel polysaccharide) on dentin formation. Primary human dental pulp cells were treated with acemannan...
  19. Telefo P, Moundipa P, Tchouanguep F. Inductive effect of the leaf mixture extract of Aloe buettneri, Justicia insularis, Dicliptera verticillata and Hibiscus macranthus on in vitro production of estradiol. J Ethnopharmacol. 2004;91:225-30 pubmed
    In the course of a preliminary clarification of the mechanisms of the leaf mixture extract of Aloe buettneri, Justicia insularis, Dicliptera verticillata and Hibiscus macranthus, locally used to regulate the menstrual cycle and to treat ..
  20. López A, de Tangil M, Vega Orellana O, Ramirez A, Rico M. Phenolic constituents, antioxidant and preliminary antimycoplasmic activities of leaf skin and flowers of Aloe vera (L.) Burm. f. (syn. A. barbadensis Mill.) from the Canary Islands (Spain). Molecules. 2013;18:4942-54 pubmed publisher
    The methanol extracts of leaf skins and flowers of Aloe vera from the Canary Islands were analyzed for their phenolic profiles and screened for their antioxidant and antimycoplasmic activities...
  21. Maenthaisong R, Chaiyakunapruk N, Niruntraporn S, Kongkaew C. The efficacy of aloe vera used for burn wound healing: a systematic review. Burns. 2007;33:713-8 pubmed
    b>Aloe vera has been traditionally used for burn healing but clinical evidence remains unclear. We conducted a systematic review to determine the efficacy of topical aloe vera for the treatment of burn wounds...
  22. Saada H, Ussama Z, Mahdy A. Effectiveness of Aloe vera on the antioxidant status of different tissues in irradiated rats. Pharmazie. 2003;58:929-31 pubmed
    This study was performed to evaluate the role of Aloe vera (Aloe barbadensis Miller) on the antioxidant status in different tissues of animals whole body exposed to 7 Gy gamma radiations, delivered as a shot dose...
  23. Jia Y, Zhao G, Jia J. Preliminary evaluation: the effects of Aloe ferox Miller and Aloe arborescens Miller on wound healing. J Ethnopharmacol. 2008;120:181-9 pubmed publisher
    Genus Aloe has been traditionally utilized for medicinal purpose for decades...
  24. Cole L, Heard C. Skin permeation enhancement potential of Aloe Vera and a proposed mechanism of action based upon size exclusion and pull effect. Int J Pharm. 2007;333:10-6 pubmed
    The aim of this study was to determine in vitro the potential of Aloe Vera juice as a skin permeation enhancer; a secondary aim was to probe the extent to which Aloe Vera itself permeates the skin...
  25. Arjunan N, Murugan K, Madhiyazhagan P, Kovendan K, Prasannakumar K, Thangamani S, et al. Mosquitocidal and water purification properties of Cynodon dactylon, Aloe vera, Hemidesmus indicus and Coleus amboinicus leaf extracts against the mosquito vectors. Parasitol Res. 2012;110:1435-43 pubmed publisher
    Ethanolic extracts of Cynodon dactylon, Aloe vera, Hemidesmus indicus and Coleus amboinicus were tested for their toxicity effect on the third-instar larvae of Anopheles stephensi, Culex quinquefasciatus and Aedes aegypti. The leaves of C...
  26. Anilakumar K, Sudarshanakrishna K, Chandramohan G, Ilaiyaraja N, Khanum F, Bawa A. Effect of Aloe vera gel extract on antioxidant enzymes and azoxymethane-induced oxidative stress in rats. Indian J Exp Biol. 2010;48:837-42 pubmed
    The present work was undertaken with a view to study the effect of oral feeding of 2% Aloe vera gel extract (AGE) for 30 days on azoxymethane (AOM)-induced oxidative stress in rats...
  27. Oyelami O, Onayemi A, Oyedeji O, Adeyemi L. Preliminary study of effectiveness of aloe vera in scabies treatment. Phytother Res. 2009;23:1482-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Teaching Hospitals Complex, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, 5 patients with scabies were successfully treated with crude gel of Aloe vera; thereafter the efficacy of the extract was compared with that of benzoate lotion among 30 patients...
  28. Habeeb F, Shakir E, Bradbury F, Cameron P, Taravati M, Drummond A, et al. Screening methods used to determine the anti-microbial properties of Aloe vera inner gel. Methods. 2007;42:315-20 pubmed
    ..We have been studying the antimicrobial properties of the inner leaf gel component of Aloe barbadensis Miller and have used a number of different, simple in vitro assays to establish a scientific basis for ..
  29. Esua M, Rauwald J. Novel bioactive maloyl glucans from aloe vera gel: isolation, structure elucidation and in vitro bioassays. Carbohydr Res. 2006;341:355-64 pubmed
    In this study, three novel maloyl glucans were isolated at temperatures below 15 degrees C from aloe vera gel (Aloe barbadensis Miller)...
  30. Langmead L, Feakins R, Goldthorpe S, Holt H, Tsironi E, de Silva A, et al. Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of oral aloe vera gel for active ulcerative colitis. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2004;19:739-47 pubmed
    The herbal preparation, aloe vera, has been claimed to have anti-inflammatory effects and, despite a lack of evidence of its therapeutic efficacy, is widely used by patients with inflammatory bowel disease...
  31. Chen Y, Chiang S, Lin J, Ma Y, Liao C, Weng S, et al. Emodin, aloe-emodin and rhein inhibit migration and invasion in human tongue cancer SCC-4 cells through the inhibition of gene expression of matrix metalloproteinase-9. Int J Oncol. 2010;36:1113-20 pubmed
    Emodin, aloe-emodin and rhein are major compounds in rhubarb (Rheum palmatum L.), used in Chinese herbal medicine, and found to have antitumor properties including cell cycle arrest and apoptosis in many human cancer cells...
  32. Misawa E, Tanaka M, Nomaguchi K, Nabeshima K, Yamada M, Toida T, et al. Oral ingestion of aloe vera phytosterols alters hepatic gene expression profiles and ameliorates obesity-associated metabolic disorders in zucker diabetic fatty rats. J Agric Food Chem. 2012;60:2799-806 pubmed publisher
    ..oral administration of lophenol (Lo) and cycloartanol (Cy), two kinds of antidiabetic phytosterol isolated from Aloe vera , on glucose and lipid metabolism in Zucker diabetic fatty (ZDF) rats...
  33. de Oliveira S, Torres T, Pereira S, Mota O, Carlos M. Effect of a dentifrice containing Aloe vera on plaque and gingivitis control. A double-blind clinical study in humans. J Appl Oral Sci. 2008;16:293-6 pubmed
    The effect of Aloe vera on the reduction of plaque and gingivitis was evaluated in a randomized, parallel and double-blind clinical trial...
  34. Aysan E, Bektas H, Ersoz F. A new approach to postoperative peritoneal adhesions: prevention of peritoneal trauma by aloe vera gel. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2010;149:195-8 pubmed publisher
    Covering peritoneal surfaces with aloe vera gel may prevent peritoneal trauma and hence postoperative peritoneal adhesions...
  35. Eamlamnam K, Patumraj S, Visedopas N, Thong Ngam D. Effects of Aloe vera and sucralfate on gastric microcirculatory changes, cytokine levels and gastric ulcer healing in rats. World J Gastroenterol. 2006;12:2034-9 pubmed
    To compare the effects of Aloe vera and sucralfate on gastric microcirculatory changes, cytokine levels and gastric ulcer healing. Male Spraque-Dawley rats (n=48) were divided into four groups...
  36. Keyhanian S, Stahl Biskup E. Phenolic constituents in dried flowers of aloe vera (Aloe barbadensis) and their in vitro antioxidative capacity. Planta Med. 2007;73:599-602 pubmed
    The dried flowers from Aloe vera (L.) Burm. f. (Aloe barbadensis Mill...
  37. Rodríguez Rodríguez E, Darias Martín J, Díaz Romero C. Aloe vera as a functional ingredient in foods. Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr. 2010;50:305-26 pubmed publisher
    The main scientific discoveries on Aloe vera published mainly in the last three decades are presented in this work...
  38. Bottenberg M, Wall G, Harvey R, Habib S. Oral aloe vera-induced hepatitis. Ann Pharmacother. 2007;41:1740-3 pubmed
    To report a case of possible oral aloe vera-induced hepatitis. A 73-year-old female was admitted to the hospital for acute hepatitis. Extensive laboratory testing did not reveal the cause of the patient's disease...
  39. Vijayalakshmi D, Dhandapani R, Jayaveni S, Jithendra P, Rose C, Mandal A. In vitro anti inflammatory activity of Aloe vera by down regulation of MMP-9 in peripheral blood mononuclear cells. J Ethnopharmacol. 2012;141:542-6 pubmed publisher
    The anti-inflammatory activity of Aloe vera was investigated through MMP inhibition studies. The effect of Aloe vera on MMP-9 inhibition was tested on peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC)...
  40. Park M, Kwon H, Sung M. Evaluation of aloin and aloe-emodin as anti-inflammatory agents in aloe by using murine macrophages. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2009;73:828-32 pubmed
    The aloe ingredients responsible for physiological effects and the concentrations required to exert their biological activities are not fully understood...
  41. Macias C, Kameneva M, Tenhunen J, Puyana J, Fink M. Survival in a rat model of lethal hemorrhagic shock is prolonged following resuscitation with a small volume of a solution containing a drag-reducing polymer derived from aloe vera. Shock. 2004;22:151-6 pubmed
    ..the animals were resuscitated with 7 mL/kg of either normal saline (NS) or NS containing 50 microg/mL of an aloe vera-derived DRP. In protocol B, a third group (CON) was not resuscitated...
  42. Rajasekaran S, Sivagnanam K, Ravi K, Subramanian S. Hypoglycemic effect of Aloe vera gel on streptozotocin-induced diabetes in experimental rats. J Med Food. 2004;7:61-6 pubmed
    ..study an attempt has been made to evaluate the presence of hypoglycemic activity in the alcoholic extract of Aloe vera gel. Effects of oral administration of A...
  43. Gupta R, Flora S. Protective value of Aloe vera against some toxic effects of arsenic in rats. Phytother Res. 2005;19:23-8 pubmed
    Concomitant oral supplementation of Aloe vera, (1, 2 or 5% w[sol ]v in drinking water) during arsenic exposure (0.2 mg[sol ]kg, intraperitoneally, once daily for 3 weeks) was investigated in rats for its protective value...
  44. Jettanacheawchankit S, Sasithanasate S, Sangvanich P, Banlunara W, Thunyakitpisal P. Acemannan stimulates gingival fibroblast proliferation; expressions of keratinocyte growth factor-1, vascular endothelial growth factor, and type I collagen; and wound healing. J Pharmacol Sci. 2009;109:525-31 pubmed
    b>Aloe vera has long been used as a traditional medicine for inducing wound healing. Gingival fibroblasts (GFs) play an important role in oral wound healing...
  45. Feily A, Namazi M. Aloe vera in dermatology: a brief review. G Ital Dermatol Venereol. 2009;144:85-91 pubmed
    b>Aloe vera Linne or aloe barbadensis Miller is a succulent from the Aloe family (400 different species), a tropical plant which is easily grown in hot and dry climates and widely distributed in Asia, Africa and other tropical areas...
  46. Rabe C, Musch A, Schirmacher P, Kruis W, Hoffmann R. Acute hepatitis induced by an Aloe vera preparation: a case report. World J Gastroenterol. 2005;11:303-4 pubmed
    b>Aloe vera, plant extracts of Aloe barbadensis miller, is widely used in phytomedicine. The first case of acute hepatitis due to this compound was described. Description of a clinical case...
  47. Akhtar M, Hai A, Awais M, Iqbal Z, Muhammad F, ul Haq A, et al. Immunostimulatory and protective effects of Aloe vera against coccidiosis in industrial broiler chickens. Vet Parasitol. 2012;186:170-7 pubmed publisher
    This paper reports the immunostimulatory and protective effects of Aloe vera extracts (aqueous and ethanolic) against coccidiosis in industrial broiler chickens. The study was divided into two experiments...
  48. Grace O, Simmonds M, Smith G, van Wyk A. Therapeutic uses of Aloe L. (Asphodelaceae) in southern Africa. J Ethnopharmacol. 2008;119:604-14 pubmed publisher
    The African-Arabian succulent genus Aloe L. (Aloaceae/Asphodelaceae) is represented by approximately 120 infrageneric taxa in southern Africa, including A. ferox Mill., a species long used in commercial natural products.
  49. Mansourian A, Momen Heravi F, Saheb Jamee M, Esfehani M, Khalilzadeh O, Momen Beitollahi J. Comparison of aloe vera mouthwash with triamcinolone acetonide 0.1% on oral lichen planus: a randomized double-blinded clinical trial. Am J Med Sci. 2011;342:447-51 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the therapeutic effects of aloe vera (AV) mouthwash with triamcinolone acetonide 0.1% (TA) on OLP...
  50. Parihar M, Chaudhary M, Shetty R, Hemnani T. Susceptibility of hippocampus and cerebral cortex to oxidative damage in streptozotocin treated mice: prevention by extracts of Withania somnifera and Aloe vera. J Clin Neurosci. 2004;11:397-402 pubmed
    ..We next examined the attenuating effect of extracts of Withania somnifera and Aloe vera on prevention of hippocampal and cortical cell degenerations...
  51. Vazquez B, Avila G, Segura D, Escalante B. Antiinflammatory activity of extracts from Aloe vera gel. J Ethnopharmacol. 1996;55:69-75 pubmed
    We studied the effects of aqueous, chloroform, and ethanol extracts of Aloe vera gel on carrageenan-induced edema in the rat paw, and neutrophil migration into the peritoneal cavity stimulated by carrageenan...
  52. Muller M, Hollyoak M, Moaveni Z, Brown T, Herndon D, Heggers J. Retardation of wound healing by silver sulfadiazine is reversed by Aloe vera and nystatin. Burns. 2003;29:834-6 pubmed
    ..of this study was to further investigate that phenomenon and to explore the effect that other agents such as Aloe vera might have on this process...
  53. Yagi A, Kabash A, Mizuno K, Moustafa S, Khalifa T, Tsuji H. Radical scavenging glycoprotein inhibiting cyclooxygenase-2 and thromboxane A2 synthase from aloe vera gel. Planta Med. 2003;69:269-71 pubmed
    An active glycoprotein fraction containing 58 % protein was isolated from Aloe vera gel by precipitation with 55 % ammonium sulfate followed by gel permeation using DEAE-Sephacel A-25, Sepharose 6B and Sephadex G-50 columns in a yield of ..