burdock

April 25, 2018

Arctigenin

Arctigenin is a lignan found in plants of the Asteraceae family such as burdock.   Links to Plants Containing Arctigenin   RESEARCH The listings of research below represents a compilation of scientific articles found on the topic, with a very brief overview description of each article/study.  This compilation of research articles […]
May 4, 2018

Burdock (Arctium lappa) Research

Latin Name: Arctium lappa Family: Asteraceae Burdock has been used as a blood cleanser, fever reducer, for itchy skin, and more.  It is revered in Chinese medicine and has been used in blends for its anti-cancer action.  Preliminary scientific studies have demonstrated anti-inflammatory, anti-infection, anti-diabetic, and hypolipidemic potential; more research […]