Rhus verniciflua

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Noun1.Rhus verniciflua - small Asiatic tree yielding a toxic exudate from which lacquer is obtainedRhus verniciflua - small Asiatic tree yielding a toxic exudate from which lacquer is obtained
genus Toxicodendron, Toxicodendron - in some classifications: comprising those members of the genus Rhus having foliage that is poisonous to the touch; of North America and northern South America
poisonous plant - a plant that when touched or ingested in sufficient quantity can be harmful or fatal to an organism
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Lacquer is made from the sap of the Rhus verniciflua, a tree that grows predominantly in Southern China but also cultivated in Japan and Korea.
Kim et al [4] reported that dietary Rhus verniciflua supplementation of Hanwoo cattle feed was effective in increasing meat color stability, water-holding capacity, and unsaturated fatty acid content, as well as retarding lipid oxidation.
9,901,537 B1; Kamakshi Kata of Allen, TX has patented a hair color stain protector formula that contains cocos nucifera oil; candelilla wax; one or more of castor seed oil, hydrogenated rhus verniciflua peel wax, rhus succedanea fruit wax, ascorbyl palmitate and tocopherol; floraesters; jojoba oil; shea butter and lavender oil.
Lacquer is made from the sap of a tree found only in China that goes by the impressive name of Rhus verniciflua.
Ko, "Integrating traditional medicine into modern inflammatory diseases care: multitargeting by rhus verniciflua stokes," Mediators of Inflammation, vol.
Butein is a potential phytochemical first isolated from Toxicodendron vernicifluum formerly known as Rhus verniciflua. R.
One of the remedies is Toxicodendron vernicifluum, formerly Rhus verniciflua Stokes, which has been used for thousands of years, mostly in Asian countries.
Rhus verniciflua (RV) is a plant species in the Anacardiaceous family and it grows widely in Northeast Asian countries [4].
* The latest creation at KahlWax is Berry Wax (KahlWax 6290), INCI: Rhus verniciflua peel cera.
Thus, in the present study, since Rhus verniciflua Stokes (RVS) containing flavonoids has antioxidant effects, we investigated whether it can protect cisplatin-induced toxicity in vitro and in vivo, The in vitro effects of RVS on the cell viability and reactive oxygen species (ROS) production were investigated using cisplatin-treated Madin-Darby Canine kidney (MDCK)-I renal cells.
Rhus verniciflua stokes (RVS) of the Anacardiaceae family, commonly known as the lacquer tree, have been used in Korean medicine for centuries to treat diseases of the digestive system, including tumors [8].