Tetrandrine: Compound from Japanese, Chinese Herbs Shows Promise for Blocking Ebola Virus

In a new study published in the journal Science, tetrandrine – an alkaloid found in Stephania tetrandra (commonly known as stephania root or ‘han fang ji’) and other Japanese and Chinese herbs – inhibited infection of human white blood cells in petri dish experiments and also showed therapeutic efficacy in lab mice. Ebola is a [...] —> Read More Here


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