Articles

Effect of picroliv on protein and nucleic acid synthesis.

Author

Singh V, Kapoor NK, Dhawan BN

Date

1/1992

Journal

Indian J Exp Biol

Abstract

Oral administration of picroliv, a standardised fraction of roots and rhizomes of Picrorhiza kurroa, showed stimulation of nucleic acid and protein synthesis in rat liver. Results are comparable with a standard hepatoprotective agent, silymarin.