Review article
1. A comprehensive review of pharmacological and toxicological properties of Cheilocostus speciosus (J.Koenig) C.D.Specht

MD. Saddam Hussain; Tanoy Mazumder

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, Pages 1-12

Abstract
  Cheilocostus speciosus (J.Koenig) C.D.Specht has been commonly used in many indigenous clinical complications to healing various ailments. A list of phytochemicals has been extracted and identified with multiple pharmacological and therapeutic properties from the different parts of C. speciosus (J.Koenig): ...  Read More

A comprehensive review of pharmacological and toxicological properties of <i>Cheilocostus speciosus</i> (J.Koenig) C.D.Specht


Original Article
2. Chemical constituents, antimicrobial and antioxidant activities of Leptoderris brachyptera (Benth.) Dunn and Leptoderris micrantha Dunn essential oils

Ganiyat K. Oloyede; Michael G. Ibok; Thomas K. Ojo

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, Pages 13-23

Abstract
  This study examined the composition of the essential oils long with corresponding antioxidant and antimicrobial properties of the leaves and stems of Leptoderris brachyptera and Leptoderris micrantha. Essential oils were obtained by hydrodistillation method using Clevenger-type apparatus, while identification ...  Read More

Chemical constituents, antimicrobial and antioxidant activities of <i>Leptoderris brachyptera</i> (Benth.) Dunn and <i>Leptoderris micrantha</i> Dunn essential oils


Original Article
3. In-vitro propagation of Pluchea lanceolata (DC) C.B.Clarke a potent antiarthritic medicinal herb through axillary bud

Satendra Singh; Ritu Mishra; Rajneesh K. Agnihotri

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, Pages 24-30

Abstract
  Pluchea lanceolata, commonly known as Rasana, is highly valued for its anti-inflammatory, antiarthritic, and analgesic properties and is extensively employed in treating rheumatoid arthritis, cough, neurological diseases, edema, sciatica, psoriasis, bronchitis, dyspepsia, and piles. Shrinking populations ...  Read More

<i>In-vitro</i> propagation of <i>Pluchea lanceolata</i> (DC) C.B.Clarke a potent antiarthritic medicinal herb through axillary bud


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4. A new phenylpropanoid glucoside from Psorospermum tenuifolium Kotschy (Hypericaceae)

Gervais Mouthe Happi; Alexis Sylvain W. Mbobda; Marcel Frese; Simeon Fogue Kouam; Jean Claude Tchouankeu; Bruno Ndjakou Lenta; Norbert Sewald

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, Pages 31-36

Abstract
  A new phenylpropanoid glycoside named psorospermoside (1) possessing an allose unit was isolated from the Psorospermum tenuifolium Hook f. bark extract together with eleven known compounds. Their structures were elucidated using spectroscopic and spectrometric methods including 1D, 2D-NMR, and ESI-MS, ...  Read More

A new phenylpropanoid glucoside from <i>Psorospermum tenuifolium</i> Kotschy (Hypericaceae)


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5. Chemical constituents and antimicrobial activities of some isolated compounds from the Cameroonian species of Senna alata (Cassia alata L. Roxb synonym, The plant list 2013). (Leguminosae)

Simplice Chimi Fotso; Alain Tcho Tadjong; Willifred Dongmo Tekapi Tsopgni; Bruno Ndjakou Lenta; Celine Ngeufeu Nkenfou; Jean Duplex Wansi; Flavien Aristide A. Toze

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, Pages 37-43

Abstract
  One fatty acid (1), one monoglycol ester (2), three diterpenes (3-5), four steroids (6-9), four triterpenes (10-13), three flavonoids (14-16), three anthraquinones (17-19) and one benzoquinone (20), were isolated from the methanolic extract of the leaves and trunk of Senna alata. These compounds were ...  Read More

Chemical constituents and antimicrobial activities of some isolated compounds from the Cameroonian species of <i>Senna alata</i> (<i>Cassia alata</i> L. Roxb synonym, The plant list 2013). (Leguminosae)


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6. Phytochemical composition, antioxidant, and anti-inflammatory activities of essential oil of Acmella uliginosa (Sw.) Cass. grown in North India Terai region of Uttarakhand

Kanchan Gairola; Shriya Gururani; Ravendra Kumar; Om Prakash; Sanjeev Agarwal; Shiv Kumar Dubey

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, Pages 44-52

Abstract
  The plant Acmella uliginosa (Sw.) Cass. belonging to family Asteraceae was subjected to hydro distillation for essential oil extraction and was chemically analyzed by GC/MS for its phytochemical composition. Thirty-five compounds were identified comprising 88.1% of total essential oil composition. Limonene ...  Read More

Phytochemical composition, antioxidant, and anti-inflammatory activities of essential oil of <i>Acmella uliginosa</i> (Sw.) Cass. grown in North India Terai region of Uttarakhand