Summary: Dihydromyricetin is a natural flavonoid and principal component of the Chinese herbal tea, Ampelopsis
grossedentata, with numerous health-promoting bioactivities.
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Commonly known as porcelainberry, Ampelopsis
elegans is a sturdy climber with vine-like leaves, curly pink tendrils and attractive plump, round berries in lilac, purple and cream.
A case in point is the porcelain berry (Ampelopsis
Xu, "Physicochemical properties, in vitro antioxidant activities and inhibitory potential against [alpha]-glucosidase of polysaccharides from ampelopsis
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Myricitrin (Figure 5(g)) is a flavone exact from the root bark of Myrica cerifera, Myrica esculenta, Ampelopsis
grossedentata, and other plants.
Dihydromyricetin, also known as ampelopsin belonging to flavonoid family, is isolated from Ampelopsis
grossedentata, which grows widely in the south of China.
grossedentata has been widely used as a traditional Chinese herb in the south region of China.
Jing Wan Hong ointment comprises 30 kinds of Chinese herbs, which mainly include radix ampelopsis
, Angelica dahurica, Chinese lobelia, borneol, rhizoma atractylodis, red peony root, Rhizoma Ligustici Chuanxiong, and pangolin.
[149.] Xu, Z., Liu, X., and Xu, G., 1995 Chemical constituents of roots of Ampelopsis
brevipedunculata (Maxim) Trautv.
In ground vegetation, as well as climbing high, vines are locally frequent: greenbriars (especially Smilax bona-box on drier sites), grape vines (several species), peppervine (Ampelopsis
arborea on damper sites), poisonivy (Toxicodendron radicans var.