Wan Shahriman Yushdie Wan Yusoff
Universiti Teknologi MARA
Insulin receptorGynura procumbensTraditional medicineMedicineImmune system
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#1Wan Shahriman Yushdie Wan Yusoff (UiTM: Universiti Teknologi MARA)H-Index: 1
#2Asraf Saufi Johari (UiTM: Universiti Teknologi MARA)H-Index: 1
Last. Zakiyah Safarudin (UiTM: Universiti Teknologi MARA)H-Index: 1
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Gynura procumbens is a traditional medicinal plant that is commonly used in Southeast Asia for treatment of various ailments. Nonetheless, there is very limited information on the effect of Gynura procumbens on the immune system. This preliminary study evaluates Gynura procumbens immunomodulatory properties of ethanol extracts at four dose levels ranging from 100 to 400 mg/kg body weight by focusing on the effects on phagocytic activity of macrophages on healthy female Wistar albino rat models. ...
#1Norizzaty Adli (UiTM: Universiti Teknologi MARA)H-Index: 1
#2Mohd Nazri Abu (UiTM: Universiti Teknologi MARA)H-Index: 3
Last. Evana Kamarudin (UiTM: Universiti Teknologi MARA)H-Index: 1
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Potential of Rhodomyrtus tomentosa as a native anticoagulant been tested by evaluating the possible haemostatic effect of Rhodomyrtus tomentosa aqueous leaf extract in vitro. In vitro coagulation assays such as Thrombin time (TT), Prothrombin time (PT) and Activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT) tests were performed on normal coagulation control plasma spiked with different concentrations of the leaf extract (10 – 100%). Total tannin and flavonoid for all different concentrations of leaf ex...
#1Mohammad Shafiq Zahari (UiTM: Universiti Teknologi MARA)
Last. Mohd Fahmi MastukiH-Index: 2
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#1Mohd Nazri AbuH-Index: 3
#2Wan Iryani Wan Ismail (UiTM: Universiti Teknologi MARA)H-Index: 6
Last. Hamzah Fansuri HassanH-Index: 4
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Abstract Introduction Hepatoma G2 (HepG2) cell line proliferation is controlled by insulin-like growth factor (IGF) signalling system. It is affected by exaggeration of self-producing IGF-1 ligand and disruption of the insulin signalling (IS) pathway which are later inhibit apoptotic activity. Tinospora crispa, a local herbal plant used as folklore medicine, contains natural insulin enhancer and possesses antiproliferative effects. The plant will be used in the study to observe its effect in res...
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