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Thidiazuron: A multi-dimensional plant growth regulator
Thidiazuron (TDZ) has gained a considerable attention during past decades due to its efficient role in plant cell and tissue culture. Wide array of physiological responses were observed in responseExpand
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Biological role of Piper nigrum L. (Black pepper): A review
Abstract Piper nigrum L. is considered the king of spices throughout the world due to its pungent principle piperine. Peppercorn of Piper nigrum as a whole or its active components are used in mostExpand
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Dengue fever treatment with Carica papaya leaves extracts.
The main objective of the current study is to investigate the potential of Carica papaya leaves extracts against Dengue fever in 45 year old patient bitten by carrier mosquitoes. For the treatment ofExpand
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Production of commercially important secondary metabolites and antioxidant activity in cell suspension cultures of Artemisia absinthium L.
Abstract An in vitro culture of Artemisia absinthium L. was established for production of commercially important secondary metabolites. Callus cultures were obtained by inoculating leaf explants onExpand
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Light-enhanced caffeic acid derivatives biosynthesis in hairy root cultures of Echinacea purpurea
Light plays an important role in almost all plant developmental processes and provides the fundamental building blocks for growth, development, primary and secondary metabolism. The effects of lightExpand
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Rearing the Cotton Bollworm, Helicoverpa armigera, on a Tapioca-Based Artificial Diet
Abstract The impact of a tapioca-based artificial diet on the developmental rate, life history parameters, and fertility was examined over five consecutive generations for the cotton bollworm,Expand
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Caffeic acid derivatives production by hairy root cultures of Echinacea purpurea.
Inoculation of leaf explants of Echinacea purpurea (Moench) with Agrobacterium rhizogenes induced hairy roots with the capacity to produce biologically active caffeic acid derivatives (CADs),Expand
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Efficient regeneration and antioxidant potential in regenerated tissues of Piper nigrum L.
The organogenic potential and antioxidant potential (1, 1-diphenyl-2-picrylhydrazyl-scavenging activity) of the medicinal plant Piper nigrum L. (black pepper) were investigated. Callus induction andExpand
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Synergistic Effects of Drought Stress and Photoperiods on Phenology and Secondary Metabolism of Silybum marianum
Silybum marianum is an important medicinal plant of the family Asteraceae, well known for its set of bioactive isomeric mixture of secondary metabolites “silymarin”, primarily acting as aExpand
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Temporal variations in metabolite profiles at different growth phases during somatic embryogenesis of Silybum marianum L.
Silybum marianum, commonly known as Milk thistle, is a popular herbal supplement used for the treatment of jaundice and liver cirrhosis worldwide. Here we established methods for somaticExpand
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