Wogonin, a bioactive flavonoid in herbal tea, inhibits inflammatory cyclooxygenase-2 gene expression in human lung epithelial cancer cells

Chen L-G et al. Molecular Nutrition & Food Research. Volume 52, Issue 11, pages 1349–1357, November 2008 DOI: 10.1002/mnfr.200700329 Wogonin has been reported to exhibit anticancer and anti-inflammatory properties. Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) is a key enzyme in the production of prostaglandins in inflammatory conditions. In this study, the effect of wogonin on phorbol 12-myristate 13-acetate (PMA)-induced […]

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