Citrullus colocynthis

Known as: Bitter-Apple, alhandal, wild gourd 
A plant species of the family CUCURBITACEAE distributed tropically and subtropically mainly in North Africa and Asia. It is a medicinal plant of… (More)
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2013
2013
Citrullus colocynthis [Family: Cucurbitaceae]. This is perennial herbs usually trailing. Commonly found wild in the sandy lands… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND An increasingly common application is the use of silver nanoparticles for antimicrobial coatings, wound dressings, and… (More)
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2010
2010
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Inflammations and immune-related diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis are growing global concerns… (More)
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2008
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2008
Citrullus colocynthis (L.) Schrad. (Cucurbitaceae) is a medicinal plant traditionally used as an abortifacient and to treat… (More)
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2008
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2008
In mosquito control programs, botanical origin may have the potential to be used successfully as larvicides. The larvicidal… (More)
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2007
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2007
Our aim was to study the effects of cucurbitacin glucosides extracted from Citrullus colocynthis leaves on human breast cancer… (More)
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2005
2005
Citrullus colocynthis is a desert plant with a rich history as an important medicinal plant and as a source of valuable oil. Its… (More)
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2004
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2004
Genetic diversity was estimated among 42 U.S. PlantIntroduction (PI) accessions of the genusCitrullus (of these, 34 PIs are… (More)
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2003
2003
A crude 50% ethanol extract of Citrullus Colocynthis Schrad was administered orally to male albino rats for evaluation of… (More)
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2003
2003
Crude ethanolic extracts of fruits, leaves, stems and roots of Citrullus colocynthis Schrad were examined for their antibacterial… (More)
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