Purple Coneflower. Echinacea purpurea Echinacea angustifolia Echinacea pallida. Presented by: Henry Tran, Paul St. Romain, & Margaret Wells. Names of Echinacea. Family: Asteraceae Genus: Echinacea Greek origin: echinos = sea urchin or hedgehog
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Presented by: Henry Tran, Paul St. Romain, & Margaret Wells
Macrophages stimulated to release cytokines and chemokines that initiate inflammatory response
Purified polysaccharides from E. purpurea induced macrophage production of IL-1, IL-6, and TNF-a
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