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Anti-inflammatory activity of crude saponin extracts from five Nigerian medicinal plants.
The study showed that the anti-inflammatory properties attributable to these plants may be due to their saponins contents.
Isolation of Lupeol from the Stem-bark of Lonchocarpus sericeus (Papilionaceae)
Lupeol, a pentacyclic triterpenoid, was isolated from the chloroform soluble fraction of a methanol extract of the stem-bark of Lonchocarpus sericeus, a plant variously used in ethnomedicine to
Triterpenoids From the Leaves of Olax mannii Oliv.
The study of the acetone extract of the leaves of Olax mannii Oliv. led to the isolation of two triterpenoids; glutinol and rhoiptelenol. These compounds are reported for the first time in Olax
Preliminary phytochemical and antimicrobial screening of the leaves of Byrsocarpus coccineus Schum & Thonn (Connaraceae)
The leaf extracts of Byrsocarpus coccineus exhibited good antimicrobial activity with the ethyl acetate fraction showing more activity than the n-butanol fractions, and the gram positive bacteria are more susceptible to the extracts than the gram negative bacteria.
Preliminary phytochemical and antimicrobial investigations of leaf extracts of Ochna schweinfurthiana (Ochnaceae).
The antimicrobial activity of the acetone and methanol extracts of the leaves of Ochna schweinfurthiana F Hoffm obtained through maceration was evaluated and validates the ethno-medical use in wound dressing and other forms of bacterial infections.
Breakfast consumption pattern of some Ahamdu Bello University students and nutrient composition of commonly consumed breakfast foods
A healthful breakfast food choices by students may be an important strategy for improving the nutritional quality of their dietary intake.
Phytochemical and antibacterial activity of ficus iteophylla linn leaves (moraceae)
This study was performed to evaluate the antibacterial activity of the leaves of Ficus iteophylla against four pathogenic bacterial strain using agar diffusion method. The ethyl acetate, n-butanol
Description and classification of Indian Ocean humpback dolphin (Sousa plumbea) whistles recorded off the Sindhudurg coast of Maharashtra, India: INDIAN OCEAN HUMPBACK DOLPHIN
The Indian Ocean humpback dolphin (Sousa plumbea) has a diverse vocal repertoire, which to date has not been described in detail, and whistles from the northwestern coast of India are analyzed for their acoustic characteristics.