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Antiviral Activity of Tomatoside from Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.

  • K. Spinu
  • V. Vorozhbit
  • T. Grushko
  • P. Kintia
  • P. Skofertsa
  • V. Vutkaryov
  • V. Bologa
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Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 404)

Abstract

Preliminary studied1,2 have shown that tomatoside, a steroidal glycoside of plant origin from Lycopersicon esculentum Mill., a representative of biologically active substances, possesses significant antiviral activity in vitro and in vivo.

Keywords

Antiviral Activity Lycopersicon Esculentum Vesicular Stomatitis Virus Tomato Seed Storage Life 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Spinu
    • 1
  • V. Vorozhbit
    • 1
  • T. Grushko
    • 1
  • P. Kintia
    • 2
  • P. Skofertsa
    • 1
  • V. Vutkaryov
    • 1
  • V. Bologa
    • 1
  1. 1.National Practical Science Center of Hygiene and Epidemiology of the Health Ministry of the Moldova RepublicN. Testemitianu Chisinau State Medical UniversityMoldavia
  2. 2.Institute of GeneticsAcademy of ScienceChisinauMoldavia

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