Publications for 2011

Ning, A. (2011) Fluid Boundaries: Conventional and Complementary/Alternative Medicine Examine. The International Journal of Health, Wellness and Society, Volume 1, Issue 2, pp.161-176. http://healthandsociety.com/journal/publications/.

Trevithick, J.R., Dzialoszynski, T.D. and Noble, E.G. (2011) Ontario ginseng extracts protect against cataract and oxidative stress in pig lenses exposed to high energy proton and neutron irradiation. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52: E-Abstract 1550, 2011.




  1. Migchels, M.J., Iqbal, W., Moreau, J.M., Ciriello, J. (2011 03) Ingestion of North American Ginseng Decreases Circulating Levels of Leptin and Insulin. FASEB J March 17, 2011 25:853.8. http://www.fasebj.org/cgi/content/meeting_abstract/25/1_MeetingAbstracts/853.8?sid=721147d7-c81b-4702-8472-d47b6d78c0fe.



  1. Azike, C.G., Charpentier, P.A., Hou, J., Pei, H., Lui, E.M.K. (2011 05) The Yin and Yang actions of North American ginseng root in modulating the immune function of macrophage. Chinese Medicine 2011,6:21 doi:10.1186/1749-8546-6-21. 27 May 2011. http://www.cmjournal.org/content/6/1/21.
  2. Uchendu, E.E., Paliyath, G., Brown, D.C.W., Saxena, P.K. (2011 05) In vitro propagation of North American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius L.). In Vitro Cell.Dev.Biol.—Plant DOI 10.1007/s11627-011-9379-y. http://www.springerlink.com/content/8612737638722tv3/.


  1. Alipour, M., Omri, A., Suntres, Z.E. (2011 06) Ginseng aqueous extract attenuates the production of virulence factors, stimulates twitching and adhesion, and eradicates biofilms of Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology, 2011, 89:(6) 419-427, 10.1139/y11-057. http://nrcresearchpress.com/doi/abs/10.1139/y11-057.


  1. Carruthers, Colin P., The influence of North American ginseng on the initiation and progression of atherosclerosis (MSc thesis)


  1. Barnes, Matthew J., Effects of North American ginseng on sexual behavior in male rats (MSc thesis)
  2. Moey, M., Rajapurohitam, V., Zeidan, A., Karmazyn, M. (2011 08) Ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) attenuates leptin-induced cardiac hypertrophy through inhibition of p115RhoGEF-RhoA/ROCK-dependent MAPK pathway activation.. J Pharmacol Exp Ther 339: 746-56, 2011 jpet.111.182600. http://jpet.aspetjournals.org/content/339/3/746.full?sid=504cb911-ad8f-43c7-8a7b-e118aa52e1a8.
  3. Sen, S., Chen, S., Feng, B., Wu, Y., Lui, E.M.K., Chakrabarti, S. (2011 08) American ginseng (Panax quinquefolius) prevents glucose-induced oxidative stress and associated endothelial abnormalities. Phytomedicine. 2011 Oct 15;18(13):1110-7. Epub 2011 Aug 16. http://www.phytomedicinejournal.com/article/S0944-7113(11)00198-X/abstract.
  4. Uchendu, E.E., Shukla, M.R., Reed, B.M., Brown, D.C.W and Saxena, P.K. (2011 08) Improvement of Ginseng by In Vitro Culture: Challenges and Opportunities. COMPREHENSIVE BIOTECHNOLOGY, Murray Moo-Young 2nd edition 4.25, Elsevier. The Netherlands. Http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780080885049002518.


  1. Estaki, M. and E.G. Noble (2011 09) North American ginseng supplementation reduces skeletal muscle damage induced by acute eccentric exercise. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism. 36: S2, S315, 2011.
  2. Dableh LJ, Yashpal K, Henry JL.  Neuropathic pain as a process: reversal of chronification in an animal model.  J Pain Res. 2011;4:315-23. Epub 2011 Sep 29. http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC3191931/
  3. Wu, Y., Lu, X., Xiang, F.-L., Lui, E.M.K. and Feng, Q. (2011 09) North American ginseng protects the heart from ischemia and reperfusion injury via upregulation of endothelial nitric oxide synthase. Volume 64, Issue 3, September 2011, Pages 195-202. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1043661811001423.


  1. Karmazyn, M., Moey, M., Gan, X.T. (2011 10) Therapeutic potential of ginseng in the management of cardiovascular disorders. Drugs: 22 October 2011 - Volume 71 - Issue 15 - pp 1989-2008 doi: 10.2165/11594300-000000000-00000. http://adisonline.com/drugs/Fulltext/2011/71150/Therapeutic_Potential_of_Ginseng_


  1. Uchendu, E.E.; Brown, D.C.W. and Saxena P.K. (2011 11) Cryopreservation of Shoot Tips and Cotyledons of The North American Ginseng (Panax quinquefolius L.). Cryo Letters. 2011 Nov-Dec;32(6):463-472. http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/cryo/cryo/2011/00000032/00000006/art00003?token


  1. Moey, Melissa Y.Y., Studies into the mechanisms underlying the cardiac anti-hypertrophic and anti-remodelling effects of ginseng (MSc thesis)