Evaluation of plant growth promoting activity and heavy metal tolerance of psychrotrophic bacteria associated with maca (Lepidium
meyenii Walp.) rhizosphere.
Vega et al., "Effect of Lepidium
meyenii (MACA) on sexual desire and its absent relationship with serum testosterone levels in adult healthy men," Andrologia, vol.
i.p., intraperitoneal injection; ConA, concanavalin A; Maca, Lepidium
meyenii Walp; H&E, hematoxylin and eosin.
Protective effect of polysaccharide from maca ( Lepidium
meyenii ) on hep-G2 cells and alcoholic liver oxidative injury in mice.
Influence of dietary supplementation of Garden cress (Lepidium
sativum L.) on liver histopathology and serum biochemistry in rats fed high cholesterol diet.
Materials and methods: Thirty (30) adult male Wistar rats weighing 157[+ or -]51g were randomly assigned to five groups of six rats each as Normal control, Diabetic control, Diabetics supplemented with Lepidium
sativum extract, Diabetics treated with insulin, and Normal rats supplemented with Lepidium
Meyenii Walp, tambem conhecido como Maca Peruana, e um vegetal nativo da regiao dos Andes no Peru que possivelmente apresenta propriedades afrodisiacas, contribuindo para o aumento do desejo sexual, que em tese, estimularia a producao hormonal e influenciaria no metabolismo corporal, estimulando o ganho de massa muscular (Celloni, 2014).
The phytotoxicity of the algal extracts was evaluated in the germination tests on garden cress (Lepidium
meyenii Walp.), a biennial herbaceous plant of the family brassicae, which is cultivated mainly in the central Andes of Peru at elevations of 3500-4500 m above sea level, has been used as both a food and a traditional medicine in the region for over 2000 years .
Mohammadifar, "Dilute solution, flow behavior, thixotropy and viscoelastic characterization of cress seed (Lepidium
sativum) gum fractions," Food Hydrocolloids, vol.