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Table 1 Tropical plants selected to make extracts for anti-HIV screening

From: Inhibition of HIV-1 entry by extracts derived from traditional Chinese medicinal herbal plants

Plant (family, species) Sampling location Sampling parts Medicinal usage
Euphorbiaceae, Antidesma ghaesembilla Mt. Diaoluo Stem Vascuodilation
Euphorbiaceae, Alchoornea rugosa Jianfengling Stem Rash
Euphorbiaceae, Alchoornea rugosa Jianfengling Leaves Rash
Euphorbiaceae, Trigonostema xyphophylloides Jianfengling Stem Asthma
Euphorbiaceae, Trigonostema xyphophylloides Jianfengling Leaves Asthma
Euphorbiaceae, Mallotus furetianus Mt. Diaoluo Stem Fever
Euphorbiaceae, Mallotus furetianus Mt. Diaoluo Leaves Fever
Euphorbiaceae, Sapium insigne Benth. Et Hook Bawangling Leaves Snake bite
Clavicipitaceae, Cordyceps inensis Sacc Haikou city Root TB, cough, sweating
Rubiaceae, Saprosma hainanense Merr Bawangling Stem Bactericidal
Guttiferae, Calophyllum membranaceum Bawangling Stem Arthritis, pain
Dipterocarpaceae, Vatica astrotricha Bawangling Leaves Bactericidal, hepatitis
Dipterocarpaceae, Vatica astrotricha Bawangling Stem Bactericidal, hepatitis