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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After 24 hours of pre-incubation, graveolsns medium was replaced by cigarette smoke-intoxicated medium containing the test compounds assay medium ; H 2 O, H 2 O-DMSO or no addition as controls. Toxic buildup is known to impair an organ’s normal physiologic functions.

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All of these exogenous aggravations must challenge the epithelium before entering into the body. Each possibility represents a separate embodiment of the invention. According to some embodiments, the composition is an inhalation composition.

Defense against skin toxins depends on several factors, including behavioral routines i. According to other embodiments, the pollutant is present in a medium coming in contact asteriscue the subject tissue.


As an example of its deleterious effects, an acute rise in blood carboxyhaemoglobin from 1. Fatty alcohol, fatty acids, waxes and gums, notably silicone gums and elastomers can also be used asterriscus fats. The composition of the present invention appears to alleviate this effect. Pollutants deposited in the gastrointestinal and respiratory tracts may be absorbed by the epithelial cells such that toxic substances appear in the general circulation and accumulate in different tissues.


According to certain embodiments, the inhalation composition is delivered to the respiratory tract by employing inhalation device.

Among 30, tested genes, were found to be significantly modulated demonstrating an expression level above or below a cutoff of 2 fold change. The wrinkles volume was reduced by 9. Sign in to our Contributor site.

They are also called polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons. According to certain exemplary embodiments, the smoke is tobacco smoke. Other graveoolens, features and advantages of the present invention will become clear from the following description and examples.

Emphysema-like lesions have also been observed in mice exposed to nitrogen dioxide The epithelium possesses a limited active toxin defense including physical removal of exogenous toxins.

A set of 16 questions regarding variety of skin parameters was used to evaluate the awteriscus effect. This class of pollutants is not defined by its composition but rather by its size; particulate matter is often divided into three main groups: Clinical Evaluation of Wrinkles: Graveolens Extract on Smoke-Challenged Lung Epithelial Cells Asteriscus Graveolens was harvested from two of its known habitats at different time points.

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Please refresh and try again. According to certain exemplary embodiments, the pollutant originates from tobacco smoke.

According to some embodiments, the extract derived from Asteriscus grvaeolens a fraction thereof is devoid of 6-hydroxycyclonerolidol. Int J Oncol They should, in no way be construed, however, as limiting the broad scope of the invention. Fauna of Gran Canaria asteriscs Asteriscus graveolens endemic to the island. According to some embodiments, the extract or the fraction thereof comprises up to 1. Another example is the pollutant chemicals found in tobacco smoke.


Suitable poloxamers may include poloxamer and poloxamer Both plants were extracted as in Example 1 and evaluated for cell viability of epithelial cells derived from lung following exposure to cigarette smoke condensate.

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The cells were incubated in the extract-containing medium overnight, and then the medium was removed and replaced with a culture medium intoxicated with cigarette smoke condensate CSCbeing a model for urban air pollution. According to certain embodiments, the oral care composition is in a form selected from the group consisting of toothpaste, dental cream, gel, powder, mouth wash, breath freshener, gingival massage cream, gargling tablet, lozenge and chewing gum.

The epithelial cells according to the invention are found inter alia in the skin, oral and nasal cavities, pharynx, larynx, esophagus, trachea and lungs. Cell viability assay was conducted as described in Example 2 hereinabove with the control medium being H 2 O.

NOx and CO have been associated with atopic and flexural eczema and atopic dermatitis Drakaki,ibid. You are viewing our newest and freshest images for your search. According to some embodiments, the cosmetic composition further comprises a cosmetically acceptable or a dermatological additive. Non-limiting examples of suitable fats axteriscus mineral oils, oils of animal origin lanolinastreiscus oils isopropyl myristate, octyldodecyl, isostearyl isostearate, decyl oleate or isopropyl palmitatesilicone oils cyclomethicone or dimethicone and fluorinated oils.