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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...

Author(s)
Bagheri, G.; Martorell, M.; Ramírez-Alarcón, K.; Salehi, B.; Sharifi-Rad, J.
Publisher
C.M.B. Association, Sarreguemines, France
Citation
Cellular and Molecular Biology, 2020, 66, 1, pp 20-26
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The objective of the present study was the bioprospection of bioactive compounds from endophytic Thielaviopsis basicola with therapeutic applications, isolated from Ximenia americana, Western Ghats of Karnataka, India. The fresh and healthy leaves and roots of Ximenia americana were collected from...

Author(s)
Mane, R. S.; Anand, M. K.; Vedamurthy, A. B.
Publisher
Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Sciences, Slovak University of Agriculture, Nitra, Slovakia
Citation
Journal of Microbiology, Biotechnology and Food Sciences, 2020, 9, 5, pp 870-878
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The present study was conducted to document the ethnomedicinal plants used against jaundice by the tea tribes of Morigaon district of Assam, India. An ethnomedicinal field study was carried out from June 2016 - July 2017. Information was gathered by using a semi-structured questionnaire about the...

Author(s)
Rakhi Bhattacharyya; Medhi, K. K.; Borthakur, S. K.; Sarat Borkataki
Publisher
Informatics Publishing Limited, Bangalore, India
Citation
Journal of Natural Remedies, 2020, 20, 1, pp 16-28
Abstract

The wild edible plants (WEPs) form an important constituent of traditional diets of the tribal community of Jharkhand. Most of the rural populations residing in different parts of Jharkhand depend on plants and their parts to fulfil their daily needs and have developed unique knowledge about their...

Author(s)
Kumar, R.; Saikia, P.
Publisher
National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources, CSIR, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Traditional Knowledge, 2020, 19, 2, pp 237-250
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Over the last few years, the bamboo policy in India has undergone a major change. The national bamboo development programme has been restructured with a shift in priority from restoring bamboo forests to promoting farm bamboo and developing its market linkage. This programme earlier with the...

Author(s)
Sandeep Tambe; Suprava Patnaik; Anup P. Upadhyay; Advait Edgaonkar; Rekha Singhal; Jigyasa Bisaria; Pankaj Srivastava; Mohan H. Hiralal; Kailash Dahake; Abhishek Gawande; Surkar, P. P.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Forest Policy and Economics, 2020, 116,
Abstract

Ethnopharmacological relevance: Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disease of joints. Dysoxylum binectariferum Hook.f (Family: Meliaceae) is a Indian medicinal plant which is traditionally being used to heal inflammation of joints. Aim of the study: This work was aimed to carry out...

Author(s)
Vikas Kumar; Bharate, S. S.; Deendyal Bhurta; Mehak Gupta; Gandhi, S. G.; Deepika Singh; Jaglan Sundeep; Ajay Kumar; Vishwakarma, R. A.; Bharate, S. B.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2020, 254,
Abstract

Next to agriculture, the textile industry in India ranks. Continued growth to improve quality of life. A bamboo fiber has a good reputation in the clothing industry for the benefit of both humans and earth. Bamboo leaves have antioxidant properties, menstrual irregularities or conditions can be...

Author(s)
Dharani, V.; Jayakumari, M.
Publisher
Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India
Citation
International Journal for Research in Applied Science and Engineering Technology, 2020, 8, 3, pp 692-697
Abstract

Field experiment was conducted at Malayalthanpatti Village, Madurai District, Tamil Nadu during March to June 2018 to evaluate three IPM modules viz., Farmer's practice (M1), Recommended practice (TNAU)(M2), IPM suggested module (M3) for the management of key insect pests of bitter gourd viz.,...

Author(s)
Janani, M.; Usha, R. B.; Suresh, K.
Publisher
Entomological Society of India, New Delhi, India
Citation
Indian Journal of Entomology, 2020, 82, 1, pp 172-178
Abstract

This study aims to find out the differences between two species of Phyllanthus i.e. P. myrtifolius Moon. and P. reticulatus Poir. in their morpho-anatomical, fluorescent, phytochemical and antibacterial properties. A comparative analysis of morphological and anatomical characters were worked out...

Author(s)
James, J. M.; Neethu, P. C.; Thomas Antony
Publisher
Horizon e-Publishing Group, Kerala, India
Citation
Plant Science Today, 2020, 7, 2, pp 219-226
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This paper evaluates the contribution of Mahua (Madhuca latifolia Macb.) to the household economy of tribes in 10 different provinces of Odisha based on field survey. The annual income from 'NTFPs other than Mahua' was found highest (Rs 5,412) in Koraput and lowest (Rs 1,072) in Bolangir. The...

Author(s)
Sawat Nayak; Sahoo, U. K.
Publisher
MKK Publication, Kolkata, India
Citation
Environment and Ecology, 2020, 38, 2, pp 204-207

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