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Direct analysis of 18 flavonol glycosides, aglycones and terpene trilactones in Ginkgo biloba tablets by matrix solid phase dispersion coupled with ultra-high performance liquid chromatography tandem triple quadrupole mass spectrometry.

Analysis and quality control of Ginkgo biloba have been comprehensively studied. However, little attention has been devoted to the simultaneous extraction and analysis of flavonols and terpene trilactones, especially for direct quantification of flavonol glycosides. This work described a rapid...

Authors
Liu XinGuang; Yang Hua; Cheng XiaoLan; Liu Lei; Qin Yong; Wang Qi; Qi LianWen; Li Ping
Publisher
Elsevier B. V.
Publication
Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis, 2014, 97, pp 123-128
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Identification and quantitation of the ingredients in a counterfeit Vietnamese herbal medicine against rheumatic diseases.

Counterfeit and/or illegally manufactured drugs and herbal medicines are becoming an increasing problem throughout the world. Internet sales simplify distribution and payment of these falsified drugs. Here we report on a Vietnamese herbal medicine, which was advertised for treatment of rheumatic...

Authors
Wiest, J.; Schollmayer, C.; Gresser, G.; Holzgrabe, U.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V.
Publication
Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis, 2014, 97, pp 24-28
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Microbial communities associated with tree bark foliose lichens: a perspective on their microecology.

Tree-bark, foliose lichens occur widely on a global scale. In some locales, such as forests, they contribute a substantial amount of biomass. However, there are few research reports on microbial communities including eukaryotic microbes associated with foliose lichens. Lichens collected from tree...

Authors
Anderson, O. R.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Publication
Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology, 2014, 61, 4, pp 364-370
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Effect of diacylglycerols on crystallization of palm oil (Elaeis guineensis).

The use of palm oil presents some technological problems, especially related to slow crystallization rate. In addition, the DAG content is related to quality of fruit palm. In this context, refined, bleached, and deodorized (RDB) palm oils from different regions of Brazil, Colombia, and Malaysia...

Authors
Oliveira, I. F. de; Grimaldi, R.; Gon├žalves, L. A. G.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Publication
European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology, 2014, 116, 7, pp 904-909
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Freeze drying for microencapsulation of ╬▒-linolenic acid rich oil: a functional ingredient from Lepidium sativum seeds.

Lipids rich in polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) are of great importance to the food industry. However, due to unsaturation they are highly prone to rancidity, thereby presenting an enormous technological challenge. Emulsification and subsequent microencapsulation of oil forms a protective...

Authors
Azza Naik; Meda, V.; Lele, S. S.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Publication
European Journal of Lipid Science and Technology, 2014, 116, 7, pp 837-846
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Efficacy of organic manures on growth, yield and biomolecules of stevia (Stevia rebaudiana Bertoni).

Stevia (Stevia rebaudiana Bertoni) a perennial herb belonging to family Asteraceae is important for its leaves which are used as non caloric sweetner and also in many therapeutic applications including diabetes. The present investigation was carried out during 2012-13 to study the effect of organic...

Authors
Dushyant; Maji, S.; Kumar, S.; Maurya, A. K.; Meena, K. R.
Publisher
Crop and Weed Science Society
Publication
Journal of Crop and Weed, 2014, 10, 1, pp 107-110
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Studies on effect of interval of basin watering in ber cv. Banarasi Karka through farmers' acceptable approach.

An investigation was made to find out the effect of interval of watering on control of fruit drop and to improve the yield in ber cv. Banarasi Karka cultivar of ber grown in laterite soil. There were six treatments which included as application of basin watering @ 60 litres/plant, applied at 15,...

Authors
Ghosh, S. N.; Bera, B.; Roy, S.
Publisher
Crop and Weed Science Society
Publication
Journal of Crop and Weed, 2014, 10, 1, pp 61-63
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Weed hosts of papaya mealy bug (Paracoccus marginatus) in mulberry ecosystem of Tamil Nadu.

The occurrence of papaya mealybug (Paracoccus marginatus) on weed flora in mulberry (Morus alba) gardens was examined in monthly intervals by visual observation in some districts of Tamil Nadu (India), i.e. Salem, Namakkal, Dharmapuri, Virudunagar and Tirunelveli, during 2009-2011. Papaya mealybug...

Authors
Kirsur, M. V.; Sakthivel, N.; Mahimasanthi, A.; Balasaraswathi, S.; Bindroo, B. B.
Publisher
Central Silk Board, Government of India, Ministry of Textiles
Publication
Indian Journal of Sericulture, 2014, 53, 1, pp 78-80
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Rate of spread of green muscardine disease in a healthy population of the silkworm, Bombyx mori L.

Silkworm diseases spread during the rearing through various means depending upon the pathogen. When large number of silkworms is reared in the rearing tray, as a routine practice and if some larvae are infected by disease, they extrude the pathogens by various means into the rearing environment to...

Authors
Balavenkatasubbaiah, M.; Chandrasekharan, K.; Bindroo, B. B.
Publisher
Central Silk Board, Government of India, Ministry of Textiles
Publication
Indian Journal of Sericulture, 2014, 53, 1, pp 73-77
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Studies on shrinkage properties of eri silk/wool blended spun yarn and fabrics.

Six varieties of spun yarn viz 100% pure wool, 70:30 Wool: Red Eri, 50:50 Wool: Red Eri, 40:60 Wool: Red Eri 30:70 Wool: Red Eri and 100% Eri, blended spun yarn were produced in a spinning mill and the same yarn samples were used for producing fabric samples on power loom. Further the yarn and...

Authors
Kariyappa; Radhalakshmi, Y. C.; Shivakumar, K. P.; Bindroo, B. B.
Publisher
Central Silk Board, Government of India, Ministry of Textiles
Publication
Indian Journal of Sericulture, 2014, 53, 1, pp 68-72

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