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Volatile constituents of essential oils isolated from Alpinia galanga Willd. (L.) and A. officinarum Hance rhizomes from North East India
Chemical profiles of essential oils isolated from the rhizomes of two Alpinia species, Alpinia galanga (L.) Willd. and Alpinia officinarum Hance from North East India, were analyzed by gasExpand
Variability in essential oil composition of sage (Salvia officinalis L.) grown under North Western Himalayan Region of India
Common sage (Salvia officinalis L.; Lamiaceae) is one of the most important herb known for its essential oil richness and extensive use in folk medicine. The essential oil from aerial parts of S.Expand
HPTLC analysis of hepatoprotective diterpenoid andrographolide from Andrographis paniculata nees (kalmegh)
A rapid, accurate and simple high performance thin layer chromatography method for quantitative estimation of andrographolide in Andrographis paniculata is described here. The assay combinesExpand
Chemical characterization of aroma compounds in essential oil isolated from “Holy Basil” (Ocimum tenuiflorum L.) grown in India
Ocimum tenuiflorum L. (“Holy Basil”/“Tulsi”) is an indigenous Ayurvedic medicinal plant of India, widely distributed in tropical and warm temperate regions. Plant is well known for its enormousExpand
Variability in Mucuna pruriens L. germplasm for L-Dopa, an anti parkinsonian agent
Mucuna pruriens L. (Fabaceae) is a popular Indian medicinal plant, which has long been used in traditional Ayurvedic system of Indian medicine for diseases including parkinsonism. The seeds of M.Expand
Comparative Essential Oil Composition of Lavendula species from India
The chemical composition of essential oils of two species of Lavendula—Lavendula stoechas and L. angustifolia—from India was investigated by gas chromatography and gas chromatography/massExpand
Essential Oil Composition of Hedychium spicatum Buch.-Ham. ex Smith. from Uttarakhand, India
Abstract Hedychium spicatum Buch.-Ham. ex Smith. germplasm was collected from seven different locations of Central Himalayas in Uttarakhand state of India and subsequently grown under identicalExpand
Andrographis paniculata (Burm. f.) Wall. ex Nees (kalmegh), a traditional hepatoprotective drug from India
Andrographis paniculata [(Burm. f.) Wall. ex Nees, family Acanthaceae], commonly known as kalmegh is used both in Ayurvedic and Unani system of medicines for a number of ailments related toExpand
Quantitative Determination of L-DOPA in Seeds of Mucuna Pruriens Germplasm by High Performance Thin Layer Chromatography
Mucuna pruriens Linn. is an important medicinal plant used for treatment of Parkinson's disease and many others in ancient Indian medical system. L-DOPA extracted from seeds of Mucuna is aExpand
Evaluation of buckwheat (Fagopyrum species) germplasm for rutin content in seeds
Buckwheat (Fagopyrum species) is an important crop of nutritional and medicinal value due to presence of proteins, fats, polyphenols, vitamins, minerals and rutin, which has gained a great potentialExpand