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Amarogentin, a secoiridoid glycoside, abrogates platelet activation through PLC ? 2-PKC and MAPK pathways. Yen TL, Lu WJ, Lien LM, Thomas PA, Lee TY, Chiu HC, Sheu JR, Lin KH. Biomed Res Int. 2014;2014:728019. doi: 10.1155/2014/728019. Epub 2014 Apr 29. *** The bitter barricading of prostaglandin biosynthesis pathway: understanding the molecular mechanism of selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibition by amarogentin, a secoiridoid glycoside from Swertia chirayita. Shukla S, Bafna K, Sundar D, Thorat SS. PLoS One. 2014 Mar 6;9(6):e90637. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0090637. eCollection 2014. *** Prevention of liver carcinogenesis by amarogentin through modulation of G1/S cell cycle check point and induction of apoptosis. Pal D, Sur S, Mandal S, Das A, Roy A, Das S, Panda CK. Carcinogenesis. 2012 Dec;33(12):2424-31. doi: 10.1093/carcin/bgs276. Epub 2012 Sep 4. *** The human bitter taste receptor hTAS2R50 is activated by the two natural bitter terpenoids andrographolide and amarogentin. Behrens M, Brockhoff A, Batram C, Kuhn C, Appendino G, Meyerhof W. J Agric Food Chem. 2009 Nov 11;57(21):9860-6. doi: 10.1021/jf9014334.

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