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The immunomodulating activity of Chinese medicinal herbs

  The effect of eight different Chinese medicinal herbs (CMHs) on lymphocytes was studied in vitro using murine spleen cells. Among the studied eight CMHs, Astragalus membranaceus and Oldenlandia diffusa markedly stimulated murine spleen cells to proliferate. The responder cells for CMHs were B cells, because the response was depleted by the treatment of spleen […]

Chinese Herbal Medicine Combined Conventional Chemotherapy Regimens in Advanced Recurrent Breast Mammary Carcinoma.

Hu et al., (2013) reported one successful case of “GP” regimen of combining chemotherapy with traditional Chinese medicine decoction (“lung description”) for breast cancer with lung and bone metastases. A second-line chemotherapy regimen of GP (cisplatin + gemcitabine) was applied. In the meantime, they administered Chinese herbal medicine (Fei Decoction, mixed with a variety of […]

Characterization of Antiestrogenic Activity of the Chinese Herb, Prunella vulgaris (PV), Using In Vitro and In Vivo (Mouse Xenograft) Models

Source Collins NH, Lessey EC, DuShell CD, McDonnell DP, et al. Biol Reprod. Feb 2009; 80(2): 375–383. Nov 5, 2008. doi: 10.1095/biolreprod.107.065375