Abstract Title:

Evaluation of the antiviral activity of kaempferol and its glycosides against human cytomegalovirus.

Abstract Source:

Planta Med. 2000 May;66(4):377-9. PMID: 10865462

Abstract Author(s):

D Mitrocotsa, S Mitaku, S Axarlis, C Harvala, M Malamas

Abstract:

The antiviral activity of seven flavonoids, belonging to the kaempferol series, was evaluated against human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) by a rapid method of detection of the immediate-early (IE) antigen, induced by the virus in infected cells. Flavonoids bearing acyl substituents were found to be the most active compounds.

Study Type : In Vitro Study

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