Review article
1. A mini review on therapeutic potentials of Phyllanthus niruri L.

Jeevani Maheshika Dahanayake; Pathirage Kamal Perera; Priyadarshani Galappaththy; Menuka Arawwawala

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 101-108

Abstract
  Phyllanthus niruri Linn belongs to plant family Euphorbiaceae and is found in tropical and subtropical countries of the world including some regions of Sri Lanka and India. The extract of P. niruri Linn is the most commonly used medicine in Ayurveda system of medicine and has especially been recommended ...  Read More

A mini review on therapeutic potentials of <i>Phyllanthus niruri</i> L.


Original Article
2. A new pyrrolidinyl-piperazine alkaloid derivative from Oxyanthus speciosus DC. (Rubiaceae)

Judith Caroline Ngo Nyobe; Désiré Mama Bikélé; Matiedjie Becky Fodouop; Emmanuel Mpondo Mpondo; Jean Claude Ndom

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 109-116

Abstract
  A new pyrrolidinyl-piperazine alkaloid derivative named 2-(7’-methylhexyloxy)furan-5’-yl)-6- (pyrrolidin-7-yl)piperazine (1), along with five known compounds were isolated from methanolic extract of the roots of Oxyanthus speciosus DC. (Rubiaceae). The structure of this new alkaloid was elucidated ...  Read More

A new pyrrolidinyl-piperazine alkaloid derivative from <i>Oxyanthus speciosus</i> DC. (Rubiaceae)


Review article
3. Herbal cosmeceuticals: New opportunities in cosmetology

Mohd Aqil; Aiswarya Chaudhuri; Abdul Qadir

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 117-142

Abstract
  Cosmeceuticals are defined as cosmetic products designed to improve and enhance the physical appearance, beauty, health as well as to treat the skin ailments. The main objective of the present review is to document various plants along with their active phytochemicals like alkaloids, flavonoids, saponins, ...  Read More

Herbal cosmeceuticals: New opportunities in cosmetology


Original Article
4. Genetic variability and character association among morpho-metric traits and essential oil constituents in eight half-sib seed progenies of peppermint (Mentha piperita L.)

Priyanka Prasad; Ram Kishor; Akancha Gupta; Vidhi Saxena; Sameen Zaidi; Himanshu Kushwaha; Vagmi Singh; Ram Swaroop Verma; B. Kumar

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 143-152

Abstract
  Menthol rich with low menthofuran peppermint (Mentha piperita L.) genotype MPK-5 and their eight half-sib seed progenies were evaluated for different genetic parameters, namely coefficient of variation, genetic advance, heritability, associations, and path analysis for different economic characters, ...  Read More

Genetic variability and character association among morpho-metric traits and essential oil constituents in eight half-sib seed progenies of peppermint (<i>Mentha piperita</i> L.)


Original Article
5. Pharmacognostical, physico-chemical and contamination studies of polyherbal formulation “Qurse pudina”

Md Rafiul Haque; Nikhat Tara; Moumita Nandi

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 153-164

Abstract
  Qurse pudina (QP), a poly herbal formulation which is used for treatment of constipation and gas problems in both Unani and Ayurvedic System of Indian Medicine. In the present article, an attempt has been made to standardize of the poly herbal formulation QP. The QP was standardized with the help of ...  Read More

Pharmacognostical, physico-chemical and contamination studies of polyherbal formulation “Qurse pudina”


Original Article
6. Effects of season and spacing on growth pattern and seed yield of Muskdana genotypes (Abelmoschus moschatus L.) and radical scavenging activity of its seed oil

Ritu Mishra; Ajay Kumar; A.K. Gupta; Dharmendra Saikia; Raj K. Lal

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 165-176

Abstract
  This study aims to evaluate the effects of season and spacing on growth patterns and seed yield performance of muskdana by estimating fixable and non-fixable components of genetic variances for diverse traits of economic significance and identification of highly divergent clusters of genotypes to exploit ...  Read More

Effects of season and spacing on growth pattern and seed yield of Muskdana genotypes (<i>Abelmoschus moschatus</i> L.) and radical scavenging activity of its seed oil