MORUS ALBA LINN

@inproceedings{Sharma2013MORUSAL,
  title={MORUS ALBA LINN},
  author={Neha Sharma and Dinesh Kumar and Kamal Jeet},
  year={2013}
}
Morus alba Linn, a popular medicinal plant belongs to family Moraceae, has long been used commonly in Ayurvedic and many of traditional systems of medicine. The present paper gives an account of updated information on its Phytochemicals and Pharmacological activities. The review reveals the wide range of important Pharmacological activities including antidiabetic, antimicrobial, antimutagenic, antioxidant, anticancer, anxiolytic, anthelmintic, antistress, immunomodulatory, hypocholesterolemic… 
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