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News Update on Stem Bark: September 2021

  Studies on the antioxidant activity of Indian Laburnum (Cassia fistula L.): a preliminary assessment of crude extracts from stem bark, leaves, flowers and fruit pulp The antioxidant properties of 90% ethanol extracts of leaves, and 90% methanol extracts of stem bark, pulp and flowers from Indian Laburnum (Cassia fistula L.) were investigated. The antioxidant…
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September 24, 2021 0

Natural Medicinal Flora of Three Gorges of Yangtze River (Part of Rare and Endangered Medicinal Plants)

The natural medicinal flora of the Yangtze River’s three gorges was the subject of this book. This book seeks to give academics and practitioners of traditional Chinese medicine with information on natural medicinal plants found in China’s Three Gorges region. This book examines the natural environment, vegetation composition, distribution law, and floristic composition of natural…
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July 31, 2021 0

Latest Research News on Antioxidant Activities: April 2021

The Relative Antioxidant Activities of Plant-Derived Polyphenolic Flavonoids The relative antioxidant activities, against radicals generated in the aqueous phase, of a range of plant-derived polyphenolic flavonoids, constituents of fruit, vegetables, tea and wine, have been assessed. The results show that compounds such as quercetin and cyanidin, with 3′,4′ dihydroxy substituents in the B ring and…
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April 7, 2021 0

Latest Research News on Euphorbia Heterophylla : March – 2020

Phytochemical screening and anti-inflammatory evaluation of methanolic and aqueous extracts of Euphorbia heterophylla Linn (Euphorbiaceae) Euphobia heterophylla is a local medicinal plant used in ethnomedicine for the treatment of constipation, bronchitis and asthma. The aqueous decoction and the methanolic extracts were subjected to anti-inflammatory activity using experimental animal model, in the presence of the positive control drugs. [1] PHYTOCHEMICAL COMPOSITION, BIOACTIVITY…
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March 19, 2020 0

Latest Research News on Tinospora Cordifolia: March – 2020

Immunopotentiating compounds from Tinospora cordifolia The active principles of Tinospora cordifolia a traditional Indian plant were found to possess anticomplementary and immunomodulatory activities. Syringin (TC-4) and cordiol (TC-7) inhibited the in vitro immunohaemolysis of antibody-coated sheep erythrocytes by guinea pig serum. [1] Comparative studies of the immunomodulatory activity of Tinospora cordifolia and Tinospora sinensis The water and ethanol extracts of stems…
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March 6, 2020 0

Latest News on Phytochemical Composition Research: Nov – 2019

Phytochemical Composition and Antioxidant Stability of Fortified Yellow Passion Fruit (Passiflora edulis) Yellow edible fruit juice (PFJ, Passiflora edulis f. flavicarpa) is a very important element of the many tropical fruit beverages, however restricted knowledge exist on its inhibitor chemical composition and stability throughout process and storage. PFJ fortified with water-soluble vitamin (450 mg/L) and…
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November 16, 2019 0

News Update on Psidium Guajava Research: Oct – 2019

Guava Fruit (Psidium guajava L.) as a New Source of Antioxidant Dietary Fiber Guava (Psidium guajava L.) could be a tropical fruit, wide consumed recent and conjointly processed (beverages, syrup, ice cream, and jams). Pulp and peel fractions were tested, and each showed high content of dietary fiber (48.55−49.42%) and removable polyphenols (2.62−7.79%). The inhibitor…
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October 1, 2019 0

Latest News on Stem Bark Research: Sep – 2019

Antioxidant and antimicrobial activities of Bauhinia racemosa L. stem bark The present study was dole out to guage the inhibitor and antimicrobial activities of a wood alcohol extract of genus Bauhinia racemosa (MEBR) (Caesalpiniaceae) stem bark in numerous systems. 1,1-Diphenyl-2-picryl-hydrazyl (DPPH) radical, superoxide radical, gas radical, and group scavenging assays were dole out to guage…
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September 25, 2019 0