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Effect of cadmium on growth, ultramorphology of leaf and secondary metabolites of Phyllanthus amarus Schum. and Thonn.
The study revealed that Cd causes significant decrease in fresh and dry weight, length of root and shoot, protein, chlorophyll, carotenoids and sugar and increase in starch content in Phyllanthus amarus Schum. Expand
Comparative pharmacognostic studies of three Phyllanthus species.
All the three species of Phyllanthus can be differentiated on the basis of macro and microscopic characters, physico-chemical values, HPTLC fingerprint profile, and detection of phyllanthin and hypophyllanthin as marker components. Expand
TLC Determination of Strychnine and Brucine of Strychnos nux vomica in Ayurveda and Homeopathy Drugs
Strychnos nux vomica is an important plant source for drugs of ayurvedic and homeopathic system of medicine. In this paper a thin layer chromatographic (TLC) method has been developed for theExpand
Antimicrobial screening of ethnobotanically important stem bark of medicinal plants
The bark of Pithecellobium dulce has more or less similar activity against the known antibiotic and may be considered as potent antimicrobial agent for various infectious diseases. Expand
Pharmacognostical Evaluation of an Antioxidant Plant - Acorus calamus Linn
Though the botanical and physico-chemical characters of all the samples were quite similar but some variations were observed in High Performance Thin Layer Chromatography (HPTLC) fingerprint profile, the essential oil content and total percentage of asarone which was found to be highest in Lucknow and lowest in Delhi market sample. Expand
An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used in sacred groves of Kumaon Himalaya, Uttarakhand, India.
Sacred groves in Kumaon region of Indian Himalaya are rich sources and best repository of ethno-medicinally important plants with many rare, endangered and threatened species. Expand
Heavy Metal Accumulation in Some Herbal Drugs
Accumulation of heavy metals, namely Pb, Cd, Cu, and Zn, was estimated in some of the important herbal drugs of India, viz., Alpinia galanga, Artemisia parviflora, Butea monosperma, ColeusExpand
HPTLC Method for Chemical Standardization of Sida Species and Estimation of the Alkaloid Ephedrine
The roots of Sida cordifolia, known as ‘Bala’ in the Ayurvedic system of medicine, are used to treat a variety of ailments, including pulmonary tuberculosis, rheumatism, hematuria, urinary and heartExpand
Effect of Chromium on Antioxidant Potential of Catharanthus roseus Varieties and Production of Their Anticancer Alkaloids: Vincristine and Vinblastine
The results indicated that Cr affects all the studied parameters and decreases growth performance, however, vincristine and vinblastine contents were increased under Cr stress, and results are quite encouraging, as this plant shows good antioxidant potential and increased the level of active constituents under Cr Stress. Expand
The present review is an attempt to highlight the various ethnobotanical and traditional uses as well as the various pharmacological, phytochemical and clinical reports on T. cordifolia. Expand