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Noun1.Belamcanda - a monocotyledonous genus of the family IridaceaeBelamcanda - a monocotyledonous genus of the family Iridaceae
liliid monocot genus - genus of monocotyledonous plants comprising mostly herbs having usually petaloid sepals and petals and compound pistils
family Iridaceae, Iridaceae, iris family - large family of usually perennial geophytic herbs with rhizomes or corms or bulbs
Belamcanda chinensis, blackberry-lily, leopard lily - garden plant whose capsule discloses when ripe a mass of seeds resembling a blackberry
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2004) found that Belamcanda chinensis and the thereby purified tectorigenin possess selective estrogen receptor modulatory property.
Belamcanda chinensis and the thereof purified tectorigenin have selective estrogen receptor modulator activities.
Experts at the University of Goettingen said that in laboratory tests, tectorigenin, obtained from roots of Belamcanda chinensis, stopped cancer cells growing and in animal tests it had slowed the spread of the cancer.
The lily-like flowers of Belamcanda chinensis are grown in temperate-region gardens as a perennial.
The "Blackberry Lily," Belamcanda, is a cold hardy member of the iris family that blooms with clear yellow or burnt-orange flowers that are followed by showy, long-lasting blackberry-like seed clusters.
Belamcanda chinensis (Iridaceae) belongs to the family of iridaceae and its rhizoma has been widely used for the treatment of throat ailment.
Inhibitory effects of lrigenin from the rhizomes of Belamcanda chinensis on nitric oxide and prostaglandin E(2) production in murine macrophage RAW 264.
Belamcanda chinensis (BC) belongs to the family of iridaceae and the isoflavone tectorigenin has been isolated from the rhizome of this plant.
Keywords: Belamcanda chinensis; Tectorigenin; Isoflavones; Estrogen receptor modulation
The effect of Isorhapontigenin (Iso) isolated from Belamcanda chinensis on respiratory burst of rat neutrophils was investigated.