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Document type:
Zeitschriftenaufsatz 
Author(s):
Mengue N’dille GPR, Biyiti LF, Fromme T, Essame Oyono JL, Klingenspor M 
Title:
Ethanolic extract of Iwong (Ipomoea alba L., Convolvulaceae) attenuates Adipogenesis in 3T3-L1 adipocytes 
Abstract:
Several traditional medicinal plants have been investigated with respect to their anti-obesity potential. Ipomoea alba (common names: Iwong or Moon Wine) is used in Cameroonian traditional medicine as a laxative and anti-diabetic agent as well as to promote weight loss and improve breast milk quality. The goal of our study was to evaluate the effect of Iwong in cultured adipocytes. We assessed the effect of ethanolic extracts of Iwong in vitro on adipogenesis in the 3T3-L1 preadipocyte cell line...    »
 
Journal title:
International Journal of Herbal Medicine 
Year:
2019 
Journal volume:
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
11-17 
Print-ISSN:
2394-0514 
E-ISSN:
2321-2187