Naturally occurring anthraquinone that displays a range of biological activities. Exhibits anti-inflammatory, antitumor and neuroprotective effects.
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Neuroprotective effects of emodin in rat cortical neurons against β-amyloid-induced neurotoxicity.
Liu et al.
Brain Res., 2010;1347:149
Emodin-mediated protection from acute myocardial infarction via inhibition of inflammation and apoptosis in local ischemic myocardium.
Wu et al.
Life Sci., 2007;81:1332
Anti-tumor activity of emodin against human chronic myelocytic leukemia K562 cell lines in vitro and in vivo.
Chun-Guang et al.