Evaluation of some minerals and trace elements in Achyranthes aspera Linn

  title={Evaluation of some minerals and trace elements in Achyranthes aspera Linn},
  author={Aparna Saraf and Aruna Samant},
Mineral elements have very important functions as they serve as structural components of tissues and also functions in cellular and basal metabolism. The plant Achyranthes aspera Linn. is known for various medicinal properties and used widely for the treatment of different diseases in human. Elemental profile of Achyranthes aspera Linn. (Ten elements to be analyzed Cu, Na, Ca, Cr, Mn, Fe, Ni, Cd, Zn and Pb) was determined so as to develop a stronger basis for appreciating the curative effects… CONTINUE READING

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