Saururaceae

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Saururaceae

[‚sȯ·rə′rās·ē‚ē]
(botany)
A family of dicotyledonous plants in the order Piperales distinguished by mostly alternate leaves, two to ten ovules per carpel, and carpels distinct or united into a compound ovary.
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(26.) Bussey et al., Comparison of the chemistry and diversity of endophytes isolated from wild-harvested and greenhouse-cultivated yerba mansa (Anemopsis californica), Phytochem Lett.
Little information concerning the bioactive compounds and antioxidant activities of the stems and leaves of Anemopsis californica grown in Mexico is available.
Anemopsis californica did not induce any point mutations on the S.
Steelant, "In vitro anticancer activity of Anemopsis Californica," Oncology Letters, vol.
Hierba Del Manso - Anemopsis Californica-Comaanal: A decoction of the whole plant including the roots is a disinfectant for sores.