Crataegus oxycantha


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Noun1.Crataegus oxycantha - thorny Eurasian shrub of small tree having dense clusters of white to scarlet flowers followed by deep red berriesCrataegus oxycantha - thorny Eurasian shrub of small tree having dense clusters of white to scarlet flowers followed by deep red berries; established as an escape in eastern North America
Crataegus, genus Crataegus - thorny shrubs and small trees: hawthorn; thorn; thorn apple
haw, hawthorn - a spring-flowering shrub or small tree of the genus Crataegus
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Filtz, "Effect of hawthorn (Crataegus oxycantha) crude extract and chromatographic fractions on multiple activities in a cultured cardiomyocyte assay," Phytomedicine, vol.
Crataegus oxycantha extract attenuates apoptotic incidence in myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury by regulating Akt and HIF-1 signaling pathways.
Vasodilatory potential of the wild strawberry leaves extract was compared with vasodilatory activity of aqueous extract of hawthorn (Crataegus oxycantha, L.) leaves with flowers, which can be regarded as a reference plant extract with a marked vasodilatory activity.
Pre-treatment with alcoholic extract of Crataegus oxycantha (AEC) activates mitochondrial protection during isoproterenol-induced myocardial infarction in rats.
Extract of Crataegus oxycantha (COC) is traditionally used as a cardiotonic in China, India and Europe.
The hedge sank back into uniform privetness and only then did I begin to appreciate the sheer glorious cussedness of those few twigs of renegade Crataegus oxycantha. I still think of it by its old English name of may -as in I may grow this way, I may grow that.
The New York Heart Association has been running several trials using the herb hawthorn (Crataegus oxycantha) with people who have this condition.
Devaraj, "Pretreatment with alcoholic extract of shape Crataegus oxycantha (AEC) activates mitochondrial protection during isoproterenol--induced myocardial infarction in rats," Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, vol.
The objective of the present study was to evaluate the efficacy and mechanism of Crataegus oxycantha (COC) extract in preventing ischemia-reperfusion (IR) injury in an in vivo rat model of acute myocardial infarction induced by a 30-minute regional ischemia followed by 72 hours of reperfusion.
a) A standardised extract of Crataegus oxycantha leaves and berries was extracted in 50% aqueous ethanol.
The aim of the study was to investigate the cardioprotective effect and mechanism of Crataegus oxycantha (COC) extract, a well-known natural antioxidant-based cardiotonic, against ischemia/reperfusion (I/R) injury.