Antioxidant, antiglycation and cytotoxicity evaluation of selected medicinal plants of the Mascarene Islands

@inproceedings{Mahomoodally2012AntioxidantAA,
  title={Antioxidant, antiglycation and cytotoxicity evaluation of selected medicinal plants of the Mascarene Islands},
  author={Fawzi M. Mahomoodally and Anwar Hussein Subratty and Ameenah Gurib-Fakim and Mohammad Iqbal Choudhary},
  booktitle={BMC complementary and alternative medicine},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Many indigenous plants of Mascarene Islands have been used in folkloric medicine to manage diabetes but few species have received scientific attention. Selected traditional medicinal plants (Antidesma madagascariense Lam. -Euphorbiaceae (AM), Erythroxylum macrocarpum O.E.Schulz -Erythroxylaceae (EM), Pittosporum senacia Putterl -Pittosporaceae (PS), Faujasiopsis flexuosa Lam. C.Jeffrey -Asteraceae (FF), Momordica charantia Linn -Cucurbitaceae (MC) and Ocimum tenuiflorum L -Lamiaceae… CONTINUE READING