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Moringa oleifera is a tree native to tropical and subtropical regions of South India and used in traditional medicine. The aim of this study was characterize the phytochemicals present in M. oleifera leaf extracts and study their antimicrobial activities. Solvent extractions with Soxhlet apparatus...

Bagheri, G.; Martorell, M.; Ramírez-Alarcón, K.; Salehi, B.; Sharifi-Rad, J.
C.M.B. Association
Cellular and Molecular Biology, 2020, 66, 1, pp 20-26

This study was conducted to evaluate the tolerance of precocious dwarf cashew clones to irrigation with waters of different salinity levels during rootstock formation. The experimental design consisted of randomized blocks, arranged in a 5 x 3 factorial scheme, corresponding to five levels of...

Lima, G. S. de; Silva, J. B. da; Souza, L. de P.; Nobre, R. G.; Soares, L. A. dos A.; Gheyi, H. R.
Revista Brasileira de Engenharia Agricola e Ambiental
Revista Brasileira de Engenharia Agrícola e Ambiental, 2020, 24, 7, pp 474-481

Ginkgo leaf extract and dipyridamole injection (GLED), a kind of Chinese herbal medicine preparation, has been considered as a promising supplementary treatment for chronic cor pulmonale (CCP). Although an analysis of the published literature has been performed, the exact effects and safety of GLED...

Qiu Jian; Guo YiJun; Xu Xin; Yue HongMei; Yang YaPei
Portland Press Ltd
Bioscience Reports, 2020, 40, 3,
CAB ReviewFull Text

The avocado (Persea americana Mill.) is from an ancient plant lineage, the Lauraceae. Although evidence for human consumption dates back 15,000 years, commercialisation has occurred only over the last 150 years. The most commonly traded variety was first the green-skin 'Fuerte' (green as it...

May 2020
fruits; crop quality; avocados; plant pathogens; plant pathogenic fungi; postharvest decay; plant viruses; plant diseases; symptoms; storage decay; geographical distribution; fungicides; pathogens
Everett, K. R.
News Article

The South Pole evokes a mental image of extreme cold and icy conditions, but it hasn’t always been this way. A team of researchers led by...

April 2020
James Cullum
MiscellaneousFull Text

It is recommended that fertilizer producing companies work closely with CSIR-SRI in the development and validation of fertilizer blends for up-scaling with smallholder farmers in the Forest-Savannah Transition and Guinea Savannah zones of Ghana, towards achieving improved cropland productivity for...

CAB International
New fertilizer recommendations for Ghana, 2019, pp unpaginated
AbstractFull Text

Introduction. Functional food industry has a stable tendency to use natural plant materials and products. The rowan thrives in Siberian conditions, which makes rowanberries a local raw material of plant origin. The article features the process of encapsulation of bitter plant extracts, which makes...

Matseychik, I.; Martynova, E.; Korpacheva, S.; Shteer, A.; Lomovskiy, I.
Kemerovo Institute of Food Science and Technology (University)
Food Processing: Techniques and Technology, 2020, 56, 1, pp 52-60

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