Enhanced bioavailability of the luteolin of artemisia afra plant material in the vervet monkey (chlorocebus aethiops).
- At: 2005 FIP Congress in Cairo (Egypt)
- Type: Poster
- By: SYCE, James (University of the Western Cape, School of Pharmacy, Bellville, South Africa)
- Co-author(s): Muganga (University of the Western Cape, BELLVILLE, South Africa)
Seier (MRC Primate Unit, TYGERBERG, CAPE TOWN, South Africa)
Mdhluli (MRC Primate Unit, TYGERBERG, CAPE TOWN, South Africa)
Aim: To investigate the bioavailability of luteolin contained in an aqueous extract of Artemisia afra to ascertain the influence of plant matrix on flavonoid absorption. Methods: A freeze-dried aqueous extract of A. afra was prepared and evaluated for luteolin content by validated HPLC assay. In a two-period cross over design bioequivalence study, .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.