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Herba Scutellaria Barbata (Code C2661)

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Preferred Name: Herba Scutellaria Barbata

Definition: A Chinese herb isolated from the plant Scutellaria barbata D. Don (Lamiaceae) with potential antineoplastic activity. Containing the antioxidant flavone scutellarin, herba Scutellaria barbata has been shown to induce apoptosis of ovarian and breast tumor cells in vitro.

NCI-GLOSS Definition: An herb that belongs to a group of herbs named the Scutellaria species or scullcap. Both the root and the above-ground part have been used to make herbal medicines. The root has been used in traditional Chinese medicine to treat lung cancer and other medical problems.

Label: Herba Scutellaria Barbata

NCI Thesaurus Code: C2661 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C1134548  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Ban Zhi Lian
Barbed Skullcap Herb
Herba Scutellaria Barbata
herba scutellaria barbatae
Herba Scutellariae Barbatae
Scutellaria barbata
Scutellaria barbata (Aqueous Extract)

External Source Codes: 
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 467184
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 467184 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C1134548

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
code C2661
Legacy_Concept_Name Herba_Scutellariae_Barbatae
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  


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