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Algae as crucial organisms in advancing nanotechnology: a systematic review
As nanotechnology is expanding to several commercial fields, there is a need of ecofriendly and energy-efficient methods for the synthesis of nanoparticles. Algae have been discovered to reduce metalExpand
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Co-Existence, Phylogeny and Putative Role of Wolbachia and Yeast-Like Symbiont (YLS) in Kerria lacca (Kerr)
This study reports the first detection of Wolbachia and yeast-like symbiont (YLS) harbored in Kerria lacca (Kerr), a scale insect, latter of which produces an economically important natural resin,Expand
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Evaluation of phytochemical and pharmacological aspects of Holarrhena antidysenterica (Wall.): A comprehensive review
Medicinal plants are generating an ever-increasing amount of interest due to the effectiveness, low cost and minimal side-effects associated with drugs derived from them. Holarrhena antidysentericaExpand
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Genetic diversity and population structure of Butea monosperma (Lam.) Taub.- a potential medicinal legume tree
Three molecular marker systems, Random Amplified Polymorphic DNA (RAPD), Inter-Simple Sequence Repeats (ISSR) and Sequence-Related Amplified Polymorphism (SRAP) were employed to investigate theExpand
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A review on Schleichera oleosa: Pharmacological and environmental aspects
Abstract Schleichera oleosa , belonging to the Sapindaceae family, has been reported to possess antimicrobial, antioxidant, anticancer activity, and can be used for the production of biodiesel. TheExpand
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“Phloem sap analysis of Schleichera oleosa (Lour) Oken, Butea monosperma (Lam) Taub. and Ziziphus mauritiana (Lam) and hemolymph of Kerria lacca (Kerr) using HPLC and tandem mass spectrometry”
Females of lac insects especially of Kerria lacca (Kerr) secret a resin known as lac for their own protection, which has tremendous applications. Lac insect completes its lifecycle on several hostExpand
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Genetic diversity and genetic relationships in Hyacinthaceae in India using RAPD and SRAP markers
Genetic diversity and relationship among three genera namely Drimia, Dipcadi and Ledebouria of Hyacinthaceae in India was studied using RAPD and SRAP markers. Twenty one RAPD primers and nine SRAPExpand
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DNA Profiling of Ziziphus mauritiana (Lam.) and Butea monosperma (Lam.) Taub. for Lac Cultivation in India
Lac, a resinous material having tremendous industrial applications, is secreted by the females of lac insect, Kerria lacca (Kerr) which thrives on various host taxa but commercially two mostExpand
Molecular Characterization and Genetic Diversity of Schleichera oleosa (Lour.) Oken: Major Host Tree for Lac Cultivation
Schleichera oleosa (Lour.) Oken (a monotypic genus), belonging to family Sapindaceae, has been reported for its medicinal importance as well as its extensive use for lac cultivation in theExpand
Essential amino acid profiling of the four lac hosts belonging to genus Flemingia: its implications on lac productivity
The Indian lac insect (Kerria lacca), a hemipteran, phloem sap sucking sedentary insect is an important bioresource which thrives on tender twigs of more than 400 plant species belonging to variousExpand