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Hepatoprotective effect of polyphenols rich methanolic extract of Amorphophallus commutatus var. wayanadensis against CCl4 induced hepatic injury in swiss albino mice.
  • S. Raj, K. Gothandam
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Food and chemical toxicology : an international…
  • 1 May 2014
TLDR
The methanolic extract of A. commutatus showed significant hepatoprotective and antioxidant activity which might be attributed due to the polyphenolic compounds present in the extract. Expand
Pharmacognostic and phytochemical studies on some selected ethnomedicinal plants of Tamilnadu, South India
The present study was carried out to provide requisite pharmacognostic and phytochemical details of four m e- dicinally important plants viz., Enicostemma littoraleBlume, Euphorbia hirta Linn.,Expand
Immunomodulatory activity of methanolic extract of Amorphophallus commutatus var. wayanadensis under normal and cyclophosphamide induced immunosuppressive conditions in mice models.
  • S. Raj, K. Gothandam
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Food and chemical toxicology : an international…
  • 1 July 2015
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Hematological and histopathological analysis revealed the protective effect of MEAC against CP induced immunosuppression, which could be due to the fatty acids and phytosterols present in the extract. Expand
Morphological, phytochemical, and anti-bacterial properties of wild and indigenous plant (Amorphophallus commutatus)
TLDR
Among the various extracts, the petroleum ether extract (PEE) showed maximum zone of Inhibition (ZOI) against S. typhi and P. mirabilis with ZOI as 35 and 34 mm, respectively. Expand
TOXICOLOGICAL PROFILING OF METHANOLIC AND AQUEOUS EXTRACTS OF AMORPHOPHALLUS COMMUTATUS VAR. WAYANADENSIS - ENDANGERED MEDICINAL PLANT IN RODENT MODELS
Objective: Amorphophallus commutatus var. wayanadensis (ACW) is exclusive endemic of Wayanad has been used among the traditional medicinal healers of tribal communities of Wayanad for the treatmentExpand
Ayurveda - A glance
Ayurveda has the distinction of being the “oldest medical system known to man and the oldest and most comprehensive spiritual teachings in the world”. Ayurveda is based on the principle ofExpand
Anti-inflammatory and analgesic potential of Amorphophallus commutatus var. wayanadensis and its inhibitory effect on inflammatory mediators in lipopolysaccharide-stimulated macrophages
Background: An edible tuber named Amorphophallus commutatus var. wayanadensis (ACW) is used by the local ethnic communities of Wayanad, India, for hemorrhoids while the health benefits remainExpand
Antioxidant, Antibacterial and Anti-Proliferative Activity and Phytochemical Analysis of Selected Medicinal Plants from Dasapushpam of Kerala
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The ethanobotanical and traditional medicinal usage of the three medicinal plants Biophytum sensitivum, Curculiogo orchioides and Cynodon dactylon was confirmed and antibacterial, antioxidant and antiproliferative activity was evaluated. Expand
Chemical Composition, in-vitro Antioxidant, Antibacterial, and Anti-algal Activity of Lakshadweep Feather Star Spp. Comaster Schlegelii and Himerometra Robustipinna
Crinoids are the least explored class of Echinoderms for their bioactivity. To date, no work has been done to evaluate the pharmacological potential of feather star spp. Comaster schlegelii (SRK1)Expand
Antioxidant , Antibacterial and AntiProliferative Activity and Phytochemical Analysis of Selected Medicinal Plants from Dasapushpam of Kerala T Research
Kerala is endowed with rich biodiversity of medicinal plants which are widely used in various traditional medicinal systems like Ayurveda which are potential sources of bioactive constituents withExpand