• Corpus ID: 133819694

Utilization of Alang-Alang (Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch.) as Traditional Medicine in Indonesian Archipelago

@inproceedings{Hidayat2017UtilizationOA,
  title={Utilization of Alang-Alang (Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch.) as Traditional Medicine in Indonesian Archipelago},
  author={Syamsul Hidayat and Arief Noor Rachmadiyanto},
  year={2017}
}
Alang-alang is often considered as a weed to be destroyed on farms or plantations. However, the fact that alang-alang have important role in the field of health. Articles that explore the benefits of alang-alang have been written, especially in the popular media, but a source of information and user community often unclear. Ethnobotany studies to various regions in Indonesia have been conducted by teams of Bogor Botanical Gardens since 1995. Some information about the use of medicinal plants… 

Figures and Tables from this paper

Family medicinal plants (toga) in Tanap village Sanggau regency and their utilization by the Dayak Muara ethnic for the treatment of digestive system disorders

Medicinal plants are used for various kinds of health care, one of which is to treat problems in the digestive system. This research aimed to analyze the utilization of family medicinal plants (TOGA)

Development of Extract of Herbal Plants as Anti-Scabies in Pesantren

Various of the extract of herbal plants for healing scabies in Pesantren such as seeds and leaves of Azadirachta indica A, leaves of Pluchea indica (L.) Less.

Short Communication: Assessment of cogongrass (Imperata cylindrica (L.) P.Beauv.) genetic variation in Java, Indonesia using atpB-rbcL and trnL-F intergenic spacer

Abstract. Susanto AH, Dwiati M. 2022. Short Communication: Assessment of cogongrass (Imperata cylindrica (L.) P.Beauv.) genetic variation in Java, Indonesia using atpB-rbcLand trnL-F intergenic

Isolation and identification of a flavonoid compound and in vivo lipid-lowering properties of Imperata cylindrica

In vivo tests showed that the ethyl acetate fraction of I. cylindrica reduced total cholesterol and LDL levels more effectively than the ethanol extract, but did not affect HDL levels in rats with hypercholesterolemia.

Deleterious effect of short-term gavage of an ethanol extract of cogon grass (Imperata cylindrica L.) roots on testis and epididymal sperm quality

Results showed that the administration of the CGG root ethanol extract disrupted the testis interstitial area and seminiferous tubules, resulting in decreased epididymal sperm quality as well as serum testosterone levels in a dose-dependent pattern.

DECREASE IN FREE FATTY ACID CONTENT AND COLOR AT USED COOKING OIL WITH ACTIVATED CARBON OF REEDS (Imperata cylindrica L. Raeusch) Samsuar,

Cooking oil is one of the foods that are needed by the community in daily life. The use of cooking oil continuously at high temperatures, produces cooking oil that is no longer feasible to use.

Semiotics of Roland Barthes in Symbols Systems of Javanese Wedding Ceremony

This study is aimed to explain the interpretation of symbols systems in Javanese wedding ceremony. The symbol patterns can be categorized into leaves symbols, vegetable symbols, flowers symbols, food

Ethnomedical herb from Cikondang indigenous village, district Bandung West Java Indonesia

The research reported here is part of a comprehensive investigation of Cikondangs ethnobotany, where as many as 68 species belong to 39 families for medicinal plants, and Zingiberaceae is the most widely family used.

STUDI ETNOBOTANI TUMBUHAN OBAT PADA MASYARAKAT SUKU MANDAR DI DESA SARUDE SARJO KABUPATEN MAMUJU UTARA SULAWESI BARAT

The research entitled “Ethnobotanical Study of  Plant Medicine on Mandarese Society in West Sulawesi Indonesia” has been carried out from April to June  2012  at the Sarjo, a village of  Mandarese

Studies on phytochemical constituents of six Malaysian medicinal plants

Qualitative analysis carried out on each plant shows that tannins, saponins, flavonoids, terpenoids and alkaloids were present in all the plants, and the significance of the phytochemical constituents with the respect to the role of these plants in traditional medicine treatment is discussed.

Traditonal use of medicinal herbs by local community of Wawonii island, Southeast Sulawesi

Twice field works to Wawonii Island was carried out in 2003 and 2004, in order to collect data on utilization of medicinal plants by local people. Two villages of Wawonii, which occupied by Wawonii

KAJIAN ETNOBOTANI MASYARAKAT ADAT SUKU MORONENE DI TAMAN NASIONAL RAWA AOPA WATUMOHAI

The Moronene ethnic living in the forests of Rawa Aopa Watumohai National Park has strong interaction with nature and environment around the park, and various forms of plants utilizations by this local community are comprehended.

Cogongrass (Imperata cylindrica)—Biology, Ecology, and Management

Cogongrass is a major impediment to reforestation efforts in southeast Asia, the number one weed in agronomic and vegetable production in many parts of Africa, and is responsible for thousands of hectares of lost native habitat in the southeastern U.S.

Antimicrobial activities of medicinal plants used in folklore remedies in south-western

Investigation of the antimicrobial activities of methanolic extracts of P. guajava and M. indica show more antimicrobial activity than M. indicators against tested organisms shows.

ETNOBOTANI MASYARAKAT DAYAK NGAJU DI DAERAH TIMPAH KALIMANTAN TENGAH

Several species with potential economic value and local customs relating to traditions agriculture knowledge will be elaborated and the potency of the plants in connecting to the culture of the Dayak Ngaju will be discussed.

EKSPLORASI PENGETAHUAN TUMBUHAN OBAT ETNIS SAKAI DI DESA PETANI, DURI-RIAU

The results of this research showed that 98 species from 48 families were used as medicinal plants by the Sakai People, and the plant part that was mainly used was leaves.

Fe Absorption and Distribution of Imperata cylindrica (L.) P. Beauv. under Controlled Conditions

Background and aims: Imperata cylindrica (L.) P. Beauv. is a grass whose capacity to hyperaccumulate Fe and biomineralize jarosite has been proved in its natural habitat. Here we carried out an