Scientific research findings on avocado

Scientific research links on avocado

Anticonvulsant effect of Persea americana Mill (Lauraceae) (Avocado) leaf aqueous extract in mice /
John A O Ojewole and George Amabeoku / Phytotherapy Research • Vol 20 Issue 8, Pages 696 – 700, 2006
Hypoglycemic activity of aqueous leaf extract of Persea americana Mill / B S Antia et al / Indian J Pharmacol | October 2005 | Vol 37 | Issue 5 | 325-326
Hypoglycemic and Hypocholesterolemic Potential of Persea americana leaf extracts / Bartholomew I.C. Brai, A.A. Odetola, P.U. Agomo / Journal of Medicinal Food. June 1, 2007, 10(2): 356-360. / doi:10.1089/jmf.2006.291.
Effects of Persea americana leaf extracts on body weight and liver lipids in rats fed hyperlipidaemic diet
B. I. C. Brai, A. A. Odetola and P. U. Agomo / African Journal of Biotechnology Vol. 6 (8), pp. 1007-1011, 16 April 2007
Effect of Aqueous Extract of Persea Americana Seeds on the Glycemia of Diabetic Rabbits / N’guessan Koffi et al / European Journal of Scientific Research / Vol.26 No.3 (2009), pp.376-385
A preliminary study on the hypotensive activity of Persea americana leaf extracts in anaesthetized normotensive rats / J O Adeboye et al / Fitoterapia Vol 70, Issue 1, 1 February 1999, Pages 15-20 / doi:10.1016/S0367-326X(98)00015-X /
Cytotoxic and Insecticidal Constituents of the Unripe Fruit of Persea americana / J. Nat. Prod., 1998, 61 (6), pp 781–785 / DOI: 10.1021/np9800304
Chemical composition, toxicity and larvicidal and antifungal activities of Persea americana (avocado) seed extracts / Joao Jaime Giffoni Leite et al / Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical 42(2):110-113, mar-abr, 2009
Vasorelaxant action of aqueous extract of the leaves of Persea americana on isolated thoracic rat aorta / Mbang A Owolabi et al / Fitoterapia Vol 76, Issue 6, September 2005, Pages 567-573 / doi:10.1016/j.fitote.2005.04.020
Antimicrobial Activity of Persea americana Mill (Lauraceae) (Avocado) and Gymnosperma glutinosum (Spreng.) Less (Asteraceae) Leaf Extracts and Active Fractions Against Mycobacterium tuberculosis / R Gomez-Flores et al / American-Eurasian Journal of Scientific Research 3 (2): 188-194, 2008
Persealide: A Novel, Biologically Active Component from the Bark of Persea americana (Lauraceae) / Summary Pharmaceutical Biology / 1996, Vol. 34, No. 1, Pages 70-72
Flavonol monoglycosides isolated from the antiviral fractions of Persea americana (Lauraceae) leaf infusion / PTR. Phytotherapy research / 1998, vol. 12, no8, pp. 562-567
Acute and subacute toxicity studies of Persea americana Mill (Avocado) seed in rats / Taha Nael Abu et al / International Journal of Medical Toxicology & Legal Medicine • 2008, Volume : 11, Issue : 2
Hypoglycemic Effects of Ethanolic Extracts of Alligator Pear Seed (Persea Americana Mill) in Rats / D O Edem et al / European Journal of Scientific Research • ISSN 1450-216X Vol.33 No.4 (2009), pp.669-678
Interactions of Avocado (Persea americana) Cytochrome P-450 with Monoterpenoid / David Hallahan et al / Plant Physiol > v.98(4); Apr 1992
Hypolipemic effects of methanolic extract of persea americana seeds in hypercholestrolemic rats / Asaolu Modupe Fisayo et al / Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences Vol. 1(4) pp. 126-128 May 2010

Bioactivity of the phytoconstituents of the leaves of Persea americana / M A Owalabi, H A B Coker, S I Jaja / Journal of Medicinal Plants Research Vol. 4(12), pp. 1130-1135, 18 June, 2010
Wound healing activity of Persea americana (avocado) fruit: a preclinical study on rats / Nayak BS, Raju SS, Chalapathi Rao AV. / J Wound Care. 2008 Mar;17(3):123-6.
Effects of Aqueous and Methanolic Extracts of Persea Americana Leaf (Avocado Pear) On Gastric Acid Secretion in Male Albino Rats / Francis S. Oluwole et al / European Journal of Scientific Research ISSN 1450-216X Vol.61 No.4 (2011), pp.474-481
Avocado fruit (Persea americana Mill) exhibits chemo-protective potentiality against cyclophosphamide induced genotoxicity in human lymphocyte culture. / Paul R, Kulkarni P, Ganesh N. / J Exp Ther Oncol. 2011;9(3):221-30.
Histopathologic Effect of Persea americana Aqueous Leaves Extract on the Liver and Kidney of Weaner Rabbits (California Species) / Adisa, J. O.; Ajayi, Y. & *Egbujo, E. C / .Int. J. Morphol., 29(4):1384-1387, 2011.
Persea americana Mill. / Chinese names / Catalogue of Life, China
Sorting Persea names / Maintained by: Michel H. Porcher, / MULTILINGUAL MULTISCRIPT PLANT NAME DATABASE / Copyright © 1997 – 2000 The University of Melbourne.
Effect of Semisolid Formulation of Persea Americana / Ana Paula de Oliveira et al / Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Volume 2013 (2013) /
Methanol Leaf Extract of Persea americana Protects Rats against Cholesterol-Induced Hyperlipidemia /
O. T. Kolawole*, S. O. Kolawole, A. A. Ayankunle and I. O. Olaniran / British Journal of Medicine & Medical Research 2(2): 235-242, 2012
Anti-Ulcer Effects of Aqueous Extract of Persea Americana Mill (Avocado) Leaves in Rats / BAMIDELE V. OWOYELE*, ISMAILA K. ADEBAYO AND AYODELE O. SOLADOYE / Comp. Bio. Nat. Pro. Vol. 3—Effects, Safety & Clinical Evaluation (Pt-II)
Antiprotozoal and antimycobacterial activities of Persea americana seeds / Adelina Jiménez-Arellanes*, Julieta Luna-Herrera, Ricardo Ruiz-Nicolás, Jorge Cornejo-Garrido, Amparo Tapia and Lilián Yépez-Mulia / BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013, 13:109 doi:10.1186/1472-6882-13-109
Effect of the aqueous seed extract of Persea americana mill (Lauraceae) on the blood pressure of sprague- dawley rats / Ogochukwu N. Anaka, Raymond I. Ozolua* and Stephen O. Okpo / African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology Vol. 3(10). pp. 485-490, October, 2009
Cardiotoxicity of acetogenins from Persea americana occurs through the mitochondrial permeability transition pore and caspase-dependent apoptosis pathways / Christian Silva-Platas, Noemí García, Evaristo Fernández-Sada, Daniel Dávila, Carmen Hernández-Brenes, Dariana Rodríguez, Gerardo García-Rivas / Journal of Bioenergetics and Biomembranes, August 2012, Volume 44, Issue 4, pp 461-471