Huperzia serrata

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Huperzia serrata (H. serrate) is a model member of the Huperzia (Phlegmariurus) genus which belongs to the plant Family Lycopodiaceae, with a total of about 500 species worldwide. The whole plant of H. serrata, named Qian Ceng Ta (in Chinese), is one of the oldest medicinally important traditional Chinese herbs since 739 (during the Tang Dynasty) and has been extensively used for the treatment of a number of ailments, including contusions, strains, swellings, schizophrenia, myasthenia gavis and organophosphate poisoning

Year: 2016

InstitutionCAS Key Laboratory of Synthetic Biology, CAS Center for Excellence in Molecular Plant Sciences, Institute of Plant Physiology and Ecology, Shanghai

Material: Shenyang, China