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Traditional Chinese Medicine Ingredients Rosa damascena and Poria cocos Promote Phagocytosis and a Dendritic Cell Phenotype in THP-1 Cells

Rosa damascena and Poria cocos are ingredients commonly used in Traditional Chinese Medicine. R. damascena is used to promote blood circulation as well as liver and stomach function, while P. cocos is used to eliminate dampness and enhance spleen function. Objective: The objective of the study is to investigate possible mechanisms by which R. damascena and P. cocos may promote immune function. Read more here.