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Tribes in Karnataka: Status of health research
This article is an attempt to list and map the various tribes of the State of Karnataka and review the studies carried out on the health of these ethnic groups, and the information obtained about the traditional health practices from these people. Expand
Ethnomedicinal plants used to treat bone fracture from North-Central Western Ghats of India.
The results indicated the importance of traditional herbal practices in community for their health needs and further validation studies are the need of the hour for better utilization and sustenance of the documented knowledge. Expand
Evaluation of Bacoside A Content in Different Accessions and Various Organs of Bacopa monnieri (L.) Wettst
Bacoside A, a secondary metabolite in Bacopa monnieri, is used in the treatment of neuropharmacological disorders and revealed variability and was highest in stolons and lowest in leaves. Expand
Effect of method and time of extraction on total phenolic content in comparison with antioxidant activities in different parts of Achyranthes aspera
Abstract The main purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of extraction method with respect to time of exposure on total phenolic content and antioxidant potential of methanolic extractsExpand
Compound Specific Extraction of Camptothecin from Nothapodytes nimmoniana and Piperine from Piper nigrum Using Accelerated Solvent Extractor
Temperature increased efficiency of extraction to yield higher amount of CPT, whereas temperature had diminutive effect on yield of piperine, and the use of this method for simple, fast, and accurate extraction of the compound of interest is indicated. Expand
Non-codified traditional medicine practices from Belgaum Region in Southern India: present scenario
Patrilineal transfer of the knowledge to younger generation was observed in Belgaum region, India and the observed resemblance in disease diagnosis, plant collection and processing between non-codified traditional system of medicine and Ayurveda require further methodical studies. Expand
In vitro antimicrobial activity of Achyranthes coynei Sant.
It is shown that the traditional use of Achyranthes coynei as an antimicrobial in treatment of various infectious diseases is validated. Expand
New Report of Triterpenoid Betulinic Acid along with Oleanolic Acid from Achyranthes aspera by Reversed-Phase—Ultra Flow Liquid Chromatographic Analysis and Confirmation Using High-Performance
Triterpenoid betulinic acid (BA) was detected, quantified, and reported for the first time from leaf extract of Achyranthes aspera along with much known oleanolic acid (OA). Extraction was achievedExpand
Evaluation of wound healing property of Caesalpinia mimosoides Lam.
The study revealed the significant antimicrobial, wound healing and antioxidant activities of tender parts of Caesalpinia mimosoides and proved the traditional folklore knowledge. Expand
Effect of Chemical Elicitors on Pentacyclic Triterpenoid Production in In Vitro Cultures of Achyranthes aspera L.
Bioprocess technology for the production of phytochemicals from plant cell cultures mainly depends upon elicitation for enhancing the yields. The application has been successfully demonstrated inExpand