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Fenugreek ( Trigonella foenum-graecum L . ) : An Overview

@inproceedings{Snehlata2012FenugreekT,
  title={Fenugreek ( Trigonella foenum-graecum L . ) : An Overview},
  author={Helambe S Snehlata and Dande R Payal},
  year={2012}
}
Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum L.), plant is widely distributed throughout the world and which belongs to the family Fabacecae. The yields can be significant increase in quantity and quality through the suitable management of cultivation, irrigation and harvesting. The plant contains active constituents such as alkaloids, flavonoids, steroids, Saponins etc. It is an old medicinal plant. It has been commonly used as a traditional food and medicine. Fenugreek is known to have hypoglycemic… 
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In Vitro Anti-plasmodial activity of Trigonella foenum–graecum L.
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Preliminary phytochemical screening of the various extracts indicated the presence of alkaloids, saponin, tannin like phenolic compounds, flavonoids and steroids in Trigonella foenum-graecum (fenugreek).
Bioengineering of important secondary metabolites and metabolic pathways in fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum L.).
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This paper reviews the secondary metabolites and metabolic pathways of diosgenin and trigonelline production in fenugreek as a medicinal plant and economical crop.
Genotoxicity testing of a fenugreek extract.
Aqueous extract of Trigonella foenum-graecum L. ameliorates additive urotoxicity of buthionine sulfoximine and cyclophosphamide in mice.
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Aqueous extract of Trigonella foenum graecum (fenugreek) prevents cypermethrin-induced hepatotoxicity and nephrotoxicity
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Investigating the protective effect of aqueous extract of germinated fenugreek seeds in CM-induced hepatic and renal toxicity found it to play an important role in ameliorating the pesticide-induced toxicity.
Fenugreek: an “old world” crop for the “new world”
Abstract Fenugreek is an annual legume crop that is new to North America. This crop has the potential to have positive impacts on commercial, agricultural and environmental aspects of agriculture on
Inhibition of CCl 4 – induced liver fibrosis by Trigonella foenum-graecum Linn .
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Treatment with ethanolic extract of the plant reduced significantly the HP, serum enzyme and TBL level and inhibited liver fibrosis induced by CCl 4, and an attempt was made to explore the antifibrotic effect of ethanoli extract of this plant.
ANTIDIABETIC AND HISTOPATHOLOGICAL ANALYSIS OF FENUGREEKEXTRACT ON ALLOXAN INDUCED DIABETIC RATS
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Results of this study clearly shows the hypoglycaemic activity of the extract and Restoration of islets of langerhans seen in diabetic rats treated with fenugreek extract.
Prophylaxis effect of Trigonella foenum graecum L. seeds on renal stone formation in rats
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The results showed that the amount of calcification in the kidneys and the total calcium amount of the renal tissue in rats treated with Tfg were significantly reduced compared with the untreated group, indicating that Tfg may be a useful agent in the treatment of patients with calcic urolithiasis.
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