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Monosodium Urate crystal is responsible for gout in humans. We have shown that using plant extracts, we can cure Gout and event the oxidative stress related to this pathology.

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Our finding shows that we can use plant extracts for sustainable treatment of Gout with less side effect over a very short period of time. Use food behaviour to treat a food behaviour disease.


Writing this article was a great pleasure as it has co-authors with whom I have had long-standing collaborations. This article also suggests a new therapeutic avenue

University of Dschang

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This page is a summary of: Aqueous and Methanol Extracts of Paullinia pinnata (Sapindaceae) Improve Monosodium Urate-Induced Gouty Arthritis in Rat: Analgesic, Anti-Inflammatory, and Antioxidant Effects, Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, December 2019, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, DOI: 10.1155/2019/5946291.
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