Identification. Asteriscus graveolens (Forssk.) Less. [family ASTERACEAE ] ( stored under name); Verified by Not on Sheet, Buphthalmum odorum Schousb. Familia: Asteraceae Subfamilia: Asteroideae Tribus: Inuleae Subtribus: Inulinae Genus: Asteriscus Species: Asteriscus graveolens. In the present study the phytochemical composition and biological activities of the aerial part extracts of Asteriscus graveolens against pathogenic bacteria and.

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According to certain exemplary embodiments, the effective dose of the A. Int J of Dermatol The method of claim 1, wherein the pollutant comes in contact with the tissue comprising epithelial cells in its isolated form. Infants Children Teenagers 20s 30s 40s 50s 60s Older. We have images for every project, all covered by worry free licensing Download with confidence Find your plan.

According to asteriwcus embodiments, the compositions and methods of the present invention employs the complete polar solvent extract derived form A. According to other embodiments, the inhalation composition is administered through an air filtration system. According to certain embodiments, the at least one pollutant originates from at least one of combustion gas, industrial pollutions and smoke.

In these organs and tissues, the epithelium serves graveilens part of the protective barrier against harmful physical forces, chemicals, pollutants, pathogens and other undesired agents. The assay confirmed polar solvent extract of Asteriscus graveolens as a lead for protecting tissues comprising epithelial cells from a common and multi-ingredient toxin mixture such as cigarette smoke.

In brief, MTT 3- 4, 5-dimethylthiazolyl-2 -2, 5-diphenyltetrazolium bromidea pale yellow substrate, is cleaved by succinate dehydrogenase present in living cells traveolens yield a dark blue water-insoluble formazan salt.

Common cellular mechanism by which most pollutants exert their adverse effects include their ability to act directly as pro-oxidants of lipids and proteins, form DNA adducts, DNA breakage or mutations or to act as free radicals generators, promoting oxidative stress and the induction of inflammatory responses. Traces of heavy metals are also found in both air pollution and cigarette smoke including cadmium, lead, nickel, and chromium.

According to certain embodiments, the oral care composition comprises additional agent selected from the group consisting of white colorants, whitening agents, enzymes, gaveolens agents, anti-staining agents, anti-microbial agents, anti-caries agents, asteriecus agents, coolants, and salivating agents. According to certain exemplary embodiments, the extract, fraction thereof or a composition comprising same is to be administered topically to a tissue selected from the group consisting of skin tissue, tracheal tissue, lung tissue and tissues within the oral cavity, the pharynx and the larynx.

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Something went wrong, please try again. The epithelial cells according to the invention are found inter alia in the skin, oral and nasal cavities, pharynx, larynx, esophagus, trachea and lungs.

According to further embodiments, the extract or the fraction thereof is devoid of essential oils. Similar practices, with some variations, are very commonly self-implemented by the public.

As described hereinabove, the extract of the invention or a fraction thereof is intended for use in protecting epithelial cells within at least one of the skin, trachea, lung, the oral cavity, pharynx and larynx. A bubbling agent is an agent that emits carbon dioxide gas when contacting liquid with a purpose, for example, to burst a capsule or promote intimate contact of a capsule’s content with the surrounding material outside of the capsule.

Search by image Oops! The use of the plant for its antimicrobial and hypoglycemic properties has also been described Cristofari et al. In yet other embodiments, the polar solvent comprises propylene glycol. Cigarette smoking causes early aging and has visible and pronounced effects on skin Ortiz A and Grando S A.

The method of claim 24, wherein the at least one additional polar solvent is selected from the group consisting of glycerin, ethanol, propylene glycol, butylene glycol, methanol, and acetone. This oxidative stress has been shown to be linked with poor appearance and premature aging of the skin.

It has been also noted that for some chemicals for example benzo[a]pyrenethe effect was enhanced with exposure to UVA.

The composition of claim 1, further comprising an additional active agent selected from the group consisting of an anti-oxidant, a chelator, a cleansing agent, a skin protectant, a sunscreen, a skin lightening agent, an anti-wrinkling agent, an anti-inflammatory agent, an anti-aging agent, and any combination thereof.

A cells were cultured in a culture medium and the medium was then removed and replaced by a medium containing 0. These detoxification processes focus on reducing the exposure to toxins and increasing removal of toxins from the body. Skin color as L, a, b by colorimeter Minolta. Traditional Chinese medicine preparations comprising a mixture of dried plant material including plants of the Asteraceae family, particularly of A.


According to certain embodiments, the composition has a cosmetically beneficial effect upon the skin as described herein. The composition of the present invention appears to alleviate this effect. According to further embodiments, the cosmetically acceptable carrier is selected from the group consisting of a liposome, a micelle structure, a microcapsule, and a combination thereof.

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The biological phenomena affected from the observed reduction or elevation in the gene expression are also indicated. L-menthyl lactate, L-menthyl alkyl carbonates, menthone ketals, menthanecarboxylic acid amides2,2,2-trialkylacetic acid amides e. You are viewing our newest and freshest images for your search.


They are also called polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons. According to certain embodiments, the extract or the fraction thereof is essentially devoid of oils. The experiments showed that extract fraction of Asteriscus graveolens exhibits marked protective effect against cigarette smoke intoxication.


According to some embodiments, the cosmetic agent is selected from the group consisting of: However, the natural defense mechanisms against toxins do not provide full protection. The eggs were scored for severity at 1 and 5 minutes. According to some embodiments, the composition is an oral care composition. The resulting metabolites ateriscus potentially also damage the epithelium and body.

Asteriscus Graveolens extract was produced as described in Example 1 and used for evaluating its effect on gene expression profile. Cells were incubated with the smoke-intoxicated medium for 24 hours. People who smoke on a regular basis are prone to a damage of tissue comprising epithelial cells, particularly of the lung, oral cavity and skin.

Essential oils are hydrophobic oils derived from plant matter and substantially devoid of lipids or lipid oils.

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