Aim or purpose Cistanche genus, belonging to Orobanchaceae family, comprises about 20 species, distributed in arid and semi-arid regions of Africa, Asia and Mediterranean area . Several Cistanche species are used in the traditional Chinese medicine as tonic for treatment of different diseases . The aim of this study is the phytochemical investigation of Cistanche
1. Aim or purpose The use of traditional medicinal plants for primary health care have steadily increased worldwide in recent years. Different species of the genus Juniperus L. (Cupressaceae), particularly those under Juniperus section, are commonly employed in Turkish folk medicine to treat several diseases . In continuation of our studies on Juniperus species under
1. Aim Development and use of microsatellite markers for characterization of genetic diversity in seabuckthorn (Hippophae rhamnoides L.) and identification of gender specific molecular markers. 2. Materials and methods Fifty two seabuckthorn collections from geographically distinct 22 locations in Leh (Jammu and Kashmir) and 41 collections from 16 locations in Lahaul (Himachal Pradesh) were screened
Title :Pharmacognostical and bio-assay guided biological evaluation of Cardiospermum halicacabum Aim or purpose Herbal medicine has been used by people around the world as one of the main old-style way of healing. Various names in different places used for same plant and therefore this study aimed with proper Pharmacognostical profiling and biological evaluation of Cardiospermum
Background: We reported recently that extracts of seeds of Garcinia kola, a plant with established hypoglycemic properties, prevented the loss of inflammation-sensible neuronal populations like Purkinje cells in a rat model of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM). Here, we assessed G. kola extract ability to prevent the early cognitive and motor dysfunctions that correlate with