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Ethnobotany of the Monpa ethnic group at Arunachal Pradesh, India
BackgroundThe present paper documents the uses of plants in traditional herbal medicine for human and veterinary ailments, and those used for dietary supplements, religious purpose, local beverage,Expand
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An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants in the Eastern Himalayan zone of Arunachal Pradesh, India.
AIM OF THE STUDY The medicinal plants are integral source of easily available remedy used in rural healthcare system. This study was conducted among three major ethnic groups namely the Nocte, theExpand
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An inventory of the ethnobotanicals used as anti-diabetic by a rural community of Dhemaji district of Assam, Northeast India.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Traditional remedies used for treating diabetic ailments are very important in the primary health care of the people living in rural Dhemaji district of Assam,Expand
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Anti-malarial herbal remedies of northeast India, Assam: an ethnobotanical survey.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Malaria is a serious public health problem in the north-eastern region of India including Assam, in view of development of chloroquine resistant Plasmodium falciparum.Expand
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Traditional Slash and Burn Agriculture as a Historic Land Use Practice: A Case Study from the Ethnic Noctes in Arunachal Pradesh, India
The present practice of traditional slash-and-burn agriculture (locally called jhum kheti) by the ethnic Noctes in Tirap district of Arunachal Pradesh, India is a part of history of rural landscapes.Expand
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Role of traditional home garden systems in Northeast India.
In Northeast India, traditional home gardens have been maintained as a part of rural survival over generations, with a complex vegetational structure harbouring diverse types of local plant speciesExpand
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Status of Medicinal Plants in Context of Arunachal Pradesh
The ethnomedicinal use of plants is one of the most successful criteria used by the pharmaceutical industry in finding new therapeutic agents for the various fields of biomedicine. There are moreExpand
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Serum Biochemical, Histopathology and SEM Analyses of the Effects of the Indian Traditional Herb Wattakaka Volubilis Leaf Extract on Wistar Male Rats
Objectives: The present study investigated the protective effect of Wattakaka (W.) volubilis leaf extract against streptozotocin (STZ)-induced diabetes in rats. Methods: Male Wistar rats were dividedExpand
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