Antidiabetic effect of Punica granatum flowers: effect on hyperlipidemia, pancreatic cells lipid peroxidation and antioxidant enzymes in experimental diabetes.
- Priyanka Bagri, M. Ali, V. Aeri, M. Bhowmik, S. Sultana
- BiologyFood and Chemical Toxicology
Phytochemical, Therapeutic, and Ethnopharmacological Overview for a Traditionally Important Herb: Boerhavia diffusa Linn.
- Shikha Mishra, V. Aeri, P. Gaur, S. Jachak
- MedicineBioMed Research International
- 14 May 2014
Boerhavia diffusa (BD) is a plant of rasayana category as per ayurvedic claims. It is reported to possess antiaging, disease prevention, and life strengthening activities which hold enormous…
Cucurbitacins – An insight into medicinal leads from nature
- U. Kaushik, V. Aeri, S. Mir
- Biology, ChemistryPharmacognosy Reviews
- 1 January 2015
This review is aimed to provide an insight into the chemical nature and medicinal potential of these compounds exploring their proposed mode of action, probable molecular targets and to have an outlook on future directions of their use as medicinal agents.
Fortification of Biscuit with Flaxseed: Biscuit Production and Quality Evaluation
- L. Masoodi, V. Aeri, K. Bashir
Effects of fortification of flaxseed at different levels were assessed on the nutritional and sensory quality of biscuit. Supplementation of wheat flour with flaxseed powder was done at different…
Inhibition of α-glucosidase by new prenylated flavonoids from euphorbia hirta L. herb.
- Manjur Ali Sheliya, Begum Rayhana, S. Mir
- Chemistry, BiologyJournal of Ethnopharmacology
- 24 December 2015
Anti-inflammatory and antioxidant activity of Ficus carica Linn. leaves
- B. Ali, M. Mujeeb, V. Aeri, S. Mir, M. Faiyazuddin, F. Shakeel
- BiologyNatural Product Research
- 1 March 2012
This study validated the traditional claim with pharmacological data that anti-inflammatory and antioxidant activity of F. carica leaves could be due to the presence of steroids and flavanoids, respectively, which are reported to be present in the drug.
New flavonoids from Punica granatum flowers
- Priyanka Bagri, M. Ali, S. Sultana, V. Aeri
- ChemistryChemistry of Natural Compounds
- 19 May 2010
Two new flavonoids were isolated from the flowers of Punica granatum Linn. (Punicaceae) along with the known compounds ellagic acid, gallic acid, sucrose, and gallic acid glycoside. The structures of…
A Review on Hepatoprotective and Immunomodulatory Herbal Plants
- U. Ilyas, D. Katare, V. Aeri, P. P. Naseef
- Biology, MedicinePharmacognosy Reviews
- 1 January 2016
The present review is aimed at compiling data on promising phytochemicals from hepatoprotective and immunomodulatory herbs.
In vitro α-glucosidase and α-amylase inhibition by aqueous, hydroalcoholic, and alcoholic extract of Euphorbia hirta L.
- Manjur Ali Sheliya, R. Begum, Manju Sharma
The results from this in vitro study clearly indicated that MEH of E. hirta had strong inhibitory activity against α-glucosidase and mild inhibitoryactivity againstα-amylase, and can be used for management of postprandial hyperglycemia with lesser side effects, and provide a strong rationale for further animal and clinical studies.
Optimization of Betulinic Acid Extraction from Tecomella undulata Bark Using a Box-Behnken Design and Its Densitometric Validation
- Nahida Siddiqui, V. Aeri
- 1 April 2016
These economical techniques are very efficient and promising for the extraction and quantification of pharmaceutically important BA.