Ginkgo biloba also known as the Maidenhair Tree after Adiantum, is a unique species of tree with no close living relatives.
The ginkgo is classified in its own division , the Ginkgophyta, comprising the single class Ginkgoopsida, order Ginkgoales, family Ginkgoaceae , genus Ginkgo and is the only extrant species within this group.
Ginkgo biloba's most powerful effect is on the circulating system. Ginkgo flavenoids directly dilate the smallest segment of the circulating system, the micro-capillaries, which increase both blood circulation and oxygen levels in the brain as well as in other critical organ tissues.
Ginkgo biloba extract also prevents platelet aggregation or clumping inside the arterial walls.
This increases arterial wall dtrength and flexibility and decreases the opportunity for the formation of arteriosclerostic plague. Since ginkgo biloba extract increases oxygen flow to the brain and enhances the brains uptake and utilization of glucose it also is being reasearched for its role in the senility, forgetfullness, headaches and alzheimers disease and its role in improving alertness, memory and mental performance.
Product name: Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract
Latin name: Ginkgo biloba L.
Active Ingredients: Flavonoides /Lactone
Type: Herb extract
Extracted part: leaf
CAS No.: 90045-36-6
Spec: flavone 24%,lactones 6%, 12:1
Appearance: Fine, light yellow-brown powder
Test Method: HPLC
1). Anti-inflammatory, ginkgolide B can inhibit the release of lysosomal enzymes;
2). Reduce blood pressure and treat pregnancy induced hypertension, total flavonoids has the dilation of blood vessels;
3). It has obvious control of hyperlipidemia and hepatic steatosis;
4). Enhance brainpower, improve memory and prevent dementia;
5). Applied in health products field, as raw material of health product, ginkgo extract has obvious effect on delaying aging, enhance immunity and improve microcirculation;
6). Applied in pharmaceutical field, used to treat cardiovascular disease and dementia;
7). Applied in cosmetic field, because of its antioxidants or disarm free radicals is widely used in cosmetics to prevent aging.