Indian Journal of Natural Products and Resources

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VOLUME 1

Number 3

SEPTEMBER 2010

ISSN: 0976–0504 (print)

ISSN 0976–0512 (online)

CONTENTS

 

 

Review paper

 

Stevia rebaudiana (Bert.) Bertoni ¾ A Review

267

           Swati Madan, Sayeed Ahmad, GN Singh, Kanchan Kohli, Yatendra Kumar Raman Singh and Madhukar Garg

 

 

 

Research papers

 

 

 

Antibacterial, antifungal, pisicidal and cardiac activities of Derris heyneana (Wight & Arn.) Benth.

287

           Ravindra V Badhe, Sonali R Badhe, Sumitra J Jangam, Prafful Rane and Asha B Thomas

 

 

 

Analysis of phytochemical variability in Neem formulations

291

           S Gunasekaran and B Anita

 

 

 

Antimicrobial activity of Momordica cymbalaria Fenzl aerial parts extracts

296

           Sangeeta Sajjan, SH Chetana, Padmaa M Paarakh and AB Vedamurthy

 

 

 

In vitro antioxidant and antibacterial efficacy of Feronia elephantum Correa fruit

301

           N Nithya and U Saraswathi

 

 

 

Antioxidant potential of selected vegetables commonly used in diet in Asian subcontinent

306

           RN Gacche, VN Kabaliye, NA Dhole and AD Jadhav

 

 

 

Effect of ethanolic extract of Phyla nodiflora (Linn.) Greene against calculi producing diet induced            urolithiasis

314

           Sujatha Dodoala, Ranganayakulu Diviti, Bharathi Koganti and KVSRG Prasad

 

 

 

Demonstration of the potential of Hibiscus cannabinus Linn. flowers to manage oxidative stress, bone            related disorders and free-radical induced DNA damage

322

           S Mukherjee, SD Jagtap, AA Kuvalekar, YB Kale, OP Kulkarni, AM Harsulkar and PK Pawar

 

 

 

Pharmacognostical studies on the rhizome and root of Smilax zeylanica Linn. –A potential alternate            source for the Ayurvedic drug Chopachinee

328

           V Madhavan, HT Hemalatha, MR Gurudeva and SN Yoganarasimhan

 

 

 

Bacteriostatic potential of Argemone mexicana Linn. against enteropathogenic bacteria

338

           Vivek Kempraj and Sumangala K Bhat

 

 

 

Evaluation of Abelmoschus starch as tablet disintegrant

342

           G Ramu, G Krishna Mohan, KN Jayaveera, N Suresh, Chandra Prakash K and B Ramesh

 

 

 

Combined antimicrobial and aroma finishing treatment for cotton, using micro encapsulated geranium            (Pelargonium graveolens L’ Herit. ex Ait.) leaves extract

348

           G Thilagavathi and T Kannaian 

 

 

 

Diuretic activity of Bixa orellana Linn. leaf extracts

353

           B Radhika, Nasreen Begum, K Srisailam and VM Reddy

 

Anti-inflammatory and analgesic activity of Barringtonia racemosa Roxb. fruits

356

           P Shikha, PG Latha, SR Suja, GI Anuja, S Shyamal, VJ Shine, S Sini, NM Krishnakumar and S Rajasekharan

 

 

 

Physico-chemical and nutritional evaluation of indigenous wild fruit Kasmal, Berberis lycium Royle

362

           P Sood, R Modgil and M Sood 

 

 

 

Changes in the essential oil composition of rose-scented geranium (Pelargonium graveolens L’Herit.
           ex Ait.
) due to date of transplanting under hill conditions of Uttarakhand

367

           RS Verma, RK Verma, AK Yadav and Amit Chauhan

 

 

 

Effect of different sources and levels of potassium on growth, flowering and yield of African marigold            (Tagetes erecta Linn.) cv. ‘Siracole’

371

           P Pal and P Ghosh

 

 

 

Survey of crude drugs from Coimbatore city

376

           Mathan C Nisha and Sevanan Rajeshkumar

 

 

 

Short Communication

 

 

 

In vitro antifungal study of the efficacy of some plant extracts for inhibition of
           Alternaria carthami fungus

384

           Abhijit Ranaware, Vrijendra Singh and Nandini Nimbkar

 

 

 

Book Review

387

 

 

Instructions to Contributors

388