Anoectochilus


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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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Anoectochilus formosanus (Orchidaceae) has been available as a commercial health-preserving tea or been processing to functional foods for several years in Taiwan, and the indigestible polysaccharides isolated from the aqueous extract of the plant have been reported to exert immunomodulatory effects (Yang et al.
Lactic acid bacterial fermentation on the production of functional antioxidant herbal Anoectochilus formosanus Hayata.
2002) worked on the establishment of Anoectochilus formosanus Hayata ex vitro plantlets, which achieved 90% survival after transferring the material to ex vitro conditions in coconut fiber closed recipients and then incubated in peat moss and vermiculite (1:1).
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.
Kinsenoside, a major active component of Anoectochilus formosanus exhibits antihyperglycemic, antihyperliposis, and hepatoprotective effects and can be used to prevent and manage obesity.
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.
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.
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.