BENFRA Publications

Previous publications by BENFRA scientists

Wright KM, Alcazar Magaña A, Laethem RM, et al. Centella asiatica water extract shows low potential for CYP-mediated drug interactions. Drug Metab Dispos. June 24, 2020, dmd.120.090860; DOI

Alcazar Magana A, Wright K, Vaswani A, et al. Integration of mass spectral fingerprinting analysis with precursor ion (MS1) quantification for the characterisation of botanical extracts: application to extracts of Centella asiatica (L.) Urban. Phytochem Anal. 2020 Apr 12. doi: 10.1002/pca.2936.

Matthews DG, Caruso M, Murchison CF, et al. Centella Asiatica improves memory and promotes antioxidative signaling in 5XFAD mice. Antioxidants (Basel). 2019;8(12):630. doi: 10.3390/antiox812063.

Gray NE, Zweig JA, Caruso M, et al. Centella asiatica increases hippocampal synaptic density and improves memory and executive function in aged mice. Brain Behav. 2018;8(7):e01024.

Gray NE, Zweig JA, Caruso M, et al. Centella asiatica attenuates hippocampal mitochondrial dysfunction and improves memory and executive function in beta-amyloid overexpressing mice. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2018;93:1-9.

Gray NE, Zweig JA, Matthews DG, Caruso M, Quinn JF, Soumyanath A. Centella asiatica Attenuates Mitochondrial Dysfunction and Oxidative Stress in Abeta-Exposed Hippocampal Neurons. Oxid Med Cell Longev. 2017;2017:7023091.

Gray NE, Zweig JA, Murchison C, et al. Centella asiatica attenuates Abeta-induced neurodegenerative spine loss and dendritic simplification. Neurosci Lett. 2017;646:24-29.

Gray NE, Harris CJ, Quinn JF, Soumyanath A. Centella asiatica modulates antioxidant and mitochondrial pathways and improves cognitive function in mice. J Ethnopharmacol. 2016;180:78-86.

Gray NE, Sampath H, Zweig JA, Quinn JF, Soumyanath A. Centella asiatica Attenuates Amyloid-beta-Induced Oxidative Stress and Mitochondrial Dysfunction. J Alzheimers Dis. 2015;45:933-946.

Gray NE, Morré J, Kelley J, et al. Caffeoylquinic acids in centella asiatica protect against amyloid-ß toxicity. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. 2014;40(2):359-373.

Soumyanath A, Zhong YP, Henson E, et al. Centella asiatica extract improves behavioral deficits in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease: Investigation of a possible mechanism of action. International Journal of Alzheimer's Disease. 2012.

Soumyanath A, Zhong, Y.P., Gold, S.A., Yu, X., Koop, D.R., Bourdette, D. & Gold, B.G.,. Centella asiatica accelerates nerve regeneration upon oral administration and contains multiple active fractions increasing neurite elongation in vitro. Journal of Pharmacy & Pharmacology. 2005;57(9):1221-1229.