Chlorophytum borivilianum: a white gold for biopharmaceuticals and neutraceuticals.

  title={Chlorophytum borivilianum: a white gold for biopharmaceuticals and neutraceuticals.},
  author={G. S. Thakur and M. Bag and B. S. Sanodiya and Mousumi Debnath and Anish Zacharia and Pratiksha Bhadauriya and G. B. Prasad and P. Bisen},
  journal={Current pharmaceutical biotechnology},
  volume={10 7},
  • G. S. Thakur, M. Bag, +5 authors P. Bisen
  • Published 2009
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Current pharmaceutical biotechnology
  • Chlorophytum borivilianum Santapau & Fernandes (Liliaceae) also known as 'Safed Musli' is a traditional rare Indian medicinal herb which has many therapeutic applications in Ayurvedic, Unani, Homeopathic and Allopathic system of medicine. Its roots (tubers) are widely used for various therapeutic applications. It is used to cure physical illness and weakness, as an aphrodisiac agent and revitalizer, as general sex tonic, remedy for diabetes, arthritis and increasing body immunity, curative for… CONTINUE READING
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