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Noun1.Anoectochilus - genus of delicate Asiatic orchidsAnoectochilus - genus of delicate Asiatic orchids  
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Orchidaceae, orchid family, Orchidaceae - enormous cosmopolitan family of perennial terrestrial or epiphytic plants with fleshy tubers or rootstocks and unusual flowers
jewel orchid - any of several delicate Asiatic orchids grown especially for their velvety leaves with metallic white or gold veining
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Kinsenoside, a major active component of Anoectochilus formosanus exhibits antihyperglycemic, antihyperliposis, and hepatoprotective effects and can be used to prevent and manage obesity.
Aqueous extract of Anoectochilus formosanus attenuate hepatic fibrosis induced by carbon tetrachloride in rats.
2004 A new species of Anoectochilus (Orchidaceae: Cranichideae: Goodyerinae) from Mount Kinabalu.
In this study, the innate immuno-modulatory effects and anti-cancer action of arabinogalactan (AG), a derivative of a well-known orchid, Anoectochilus formosanus, were investigated.
2/8 40 Orchidaceae, Monocots Anoectochilus Blume 2/7 40 Apostasia Blume 1/3 7 Bulbophyllum Thouars 4/36 2,000 Ceratostylis Blume 1/1 100 Crepidium Blume 2/5 280 Dendrobium Sw.
Gastrodia elata, Anoectochilus roxburghii as well as the Chinese traditional Cymbidium species.
Anoectochilus formosanus HAYATA, a Chinese herb, is a valued folk medicine for fever, pain, and diseases of the lung and liver.
The water extract of Anoectochilus formosanus Hayata showed a potent tumor inhibitory activity in BALB/c mice after subcutaneous transplantation of CT-26 murine colon cancer cells.
Evaluation of the anti-inflammatory and Liver-protective effects of Anoectochilus formosanus, Ganoderma lucidum, and Gynostemma pentaphyllum in rats.
The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of aqueous extract of Anoectochilus formosanus (AFE) on liver fibrogenesis in carbon tetrachloride (C[Cl.