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Publications 2006

Original papers

1) Tohda C., Hashimoto I., Kuboyama T., and Komatsu K.: Metabolite 1 of protopanaxadiol-type saponins, an axonal regenerative factor, stimulates teneurin-2 linked by PI3-kinase cascade. Neuropsychopharmacology, 30: 1158-1164, 2006.
2) Kuboyama T., Tohda C., and Komatsu K.: Withanoside IV and its active metabolite, sominone, attenuate Aβ(25-35)-induced neurodegeneration. Eur. J. Neurosci., 23: 1417-1426, 2006.
3) Tohda C., Nakayama N., Hatanaka F., and Komatsu K.: Comparison of anti-inflammatory activities of six Curcuma rhizomes: a possible curcuminoid-independent pathway mediated by Curcuma phaeocaulis extract. Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 3: 255-260, 2006.
4) Komatsu K., Nagayama Y., Tanaka K., Ling Y., Basnet P., and Meselhy M. R.: Development of a high performance liquid chromatographic method for systematic quantitative analysis of chemical constituents in Rhubarb. Chem. Pharm. Bull., 54: 941-947, 2006.
5) Komatsu K., Nagayama Y., Tanaka K., Ling Y., Cai S. Q., and Meselhy M. R.: Comparative study on chemical constituents of Rhubarb from different origin. Chem. Pharm. Bull., 54: 1491-1499, 2006.
6) Tohda C., Tamura T., Matsuyama S., and Komatsu K.: Axonal maturation and anti-dementia effect by Astragalus mongholicus. Br. J. Pharmacol., 149: 532-541, 2006.
7) Jo M., Nakamura N., Kakiuchi N., Komatsu K., Shimotohno K., Shimotohno K., Qui M. H., and Hattori M.: Inhibitory effect of Yunnan traditional medicines on hepatitis C viral polymerase. J. Nat. Med., 60: 217-224, 2006.


1) 小松かつ子,東田千尋:民族薬物の謎を追って.「薬用植物・生薬の開発」佐竹元吉監修,278-298,シーエムシー出版,東京,2006.
2) 証類本草データベース作成委員会:中国薬草古典「証類本草」データベース (Chinese herbal classic “Shoruihonzo” database), 日本学術振興会他,富山,2006.
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