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Anti-inflammatory effects of Chinese medicinal herbs on cerebral ischemia

Overview of attention for article published in Chinese Medicine, January 2011
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Title
Anti-inflammatory effects of Chinese medicinal herbs on cerebral ischemia
Published in
Chinese Medicine, January 2011
DOI 10.1186/1749-8546-6-26
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Authors

Shan-Yu Su, Ching-Liang Hsieh

Abstract

Recent studies have demonstrated the importance of anti-inflammation, including cellular immunity, inflammatory mediators, reactive oxygen species, nitric oxide and several transcriptional factors, in the treatment of cerebral ischemia. This article reviews the roles of Chinese medicinal herbs as well as their ingredients in the inflammatory cascade induced by cerebral ischemia. Chinese medicinal herbs exert neuroprotective effects on cerebral ischemia. The effects include inhibiting the activation of microglia, decreasing levels of adhesion molecules such as intracellular adhesion molecule-1, attenuating expression of pro-inflammatory cytokines such as interleukin-1β and tumor necrosis factor-α, reducing inducible nitric oxide synthase and reactive oxygen species, and regulating transcription factors such as nuclear factor-κB.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Mexico 1 2%
Hong Kong 1 2%
United States 1 2%
India 1 2%
Unknown 39 91%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 12 28%
Student > Doctoral Student 5 12%
Student > Bachelor 5 12%
Student > Postgraduate 5 12%
Student > Master 4 9%
Other 5 12%
Unknown 7 16%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 11 26%
Medicine and Dentistry 10 23%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 5 12%
Chemistry 3 7%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 2 5%
Other 3 7%
Unknown 9 21%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 3. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 06 September 2020.
All research outputs
#11,242,600
of 19,871,722 outputs
Outputs from Chinese Medicine
#137
of 446 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#68,529
of 110,721 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Chinese Medicine
#1
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