Ginkgo biloba


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Noun1.Ginkgo biloba - deciduous dioecious Chinese tree having fan-shaped leaves and fleshy yellow seedsGinkgo biloba - deciduous dioecious Chinese tree having fan-shaped leaves and fleshy yellow seeds; exists almost exclusively in cultivation especially as an ornamental street tree
gymnospermous tree - any tree of the division Gymnospermophyta
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Efficacy and adverse effects of ginkgo biloba for cognitive impairment and dementia: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Ginkgo biloba is hailed as undoubtedly one of the most distinct and beautiful of all deciduous trees.
Effect of feeding fermented Ginkgo biloba leaves on growth performance, meat quality, and lipid metabolism in broilers.
Molecular cloning and function assay of a chalcone isomerase gene (GbCHI) from Ginkgo biloba.
Effect of Ginkgo biloba Leaves extract on body weight, and blood glucose in non-diabetic (CG), diabetic group (DG) and diabetic + Ginkgo biloba treated group (D+GBE) at week 1 and week 14 in rats.
The list of possible side effects associated with taking ginkgo biloba does include seizures.
Efficacy and safety of Ginkgo biloba extract EGb 761 in mild cognitive impairment with neuropsychiatric symptoms: a randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind, multi-center trial.
A Some studies have suggested that ginkgo biloba might improve memory and cognitive problems somewhat in individuals with Alzheimer's disease (AD) or vascular dementia, possibly because, as a vasodilator, it improves blood flow to the brain.
Repair and regeneration properties of Ginkgo biloba after ischemic brain injury.
Shah said that controversies and other ethical issues related to stem cell therapies make drug-induced enhanced neurogenesis a promising treatment strategy, besides one documented clinical trial recommending the use of Ginkgo biloba after ischemic stroke, further high quality and large-scale randomized controlled trials would be warranted to test its efficacy in stroke recovery.
Researchers found that the ginkgo biloba extract EGb761 promoted and prolonged the proliferation of neural stem cells in the subventricular zone and dentate gyrus of rats with vascular dementia.
Long-term use of ginkgo biloba supplements does not prevent Alzheimer's disease or slow its progression, researchers concluded in a study published online Sept.