Biological activities of Pseudevernia furfuracea (L.) Zopf extracts and isolation of the active compounds


GÜVENÇ A., AKKOL E., SÜNTAR İ., KELEŞ H., YILDIZ S., ÇALIŞ İ.

JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY, vol.144, no.3, pp.726-734, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 144 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jep.2012.10.021
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ETHNOPHARMACOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.726-734

Abstract

Ethnopharmacological relevance: Pseudevernia furfuracea (L.) Zopf (Parmeliaceae) is a common epiphytic lichen in the conifer-hardwood forest of Anatolia. This species is used in traditional medicine in Turkey as a treatment for wounds, eczema and hemorrhoids.