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Evid Based Complement Alternat Med


Medicinal Properties and Active Constituents of and Its Significance in Iran: A Systematic Review.


Heydari P, Yavari M, Adibi P, Asghari G, Ghanadian S-M, Dida GO, Khamesipour F
Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2019; 2019:9465309.
PMID: 31198431.


has over 60 species and is found mainly in the temperate regions of Asia and Europe. One of these species, Boiss, is known to have a number of medicinal properties and active ingredients in many parts of the world. Despite being an endemic wild-flowering plant of great importance, the plant is currently considered endangered in Iran. Besides, there is paucity of information on the significance of the medicinal properties and active constituents of among the Iranian people. On that account a systematic review of studies reporting on the medicinal properties and active ingredients and its significance to human and animal health was conducted and the existing knowledge gaps were identified.