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VOLUME 2

Number 2

JUNE 2011

ISSN: 0976–0504 (print)

ISSN 0976–0512 (online)

 

CONTENTS

 

Review papers

 

Phytochemicals as radioprotective agents¾A Review

137

           Piya Paul, M K Unnikrishnan and A N Nagappa

 

Research papers

 

Evaluation of anti-inflammatory activity of Ficus carica Linn. leaves

151

           Vikas V Patil and Vijay R Patil

 

 

 

Antioxidant and free radical scavenging activities of common wild greens from Tiruvallur District of Tamil Nadu,            India

156

           P Jagadeesan, D Arun Prasad, P Pandikumar and S Ignacimuthu

 

 

 

Colour fastness of walnut dye on cotton

164

           Anshu Sharma and Ekta Grover

 

 

 

Characterization of extracellular amylase enzyme produced by Aspergillus flavus MV5 isolated from mangrove            sediment

170

           B Valentin Bhimba, S Yeswanth and B Edhaya Naveena

 

 

 

Antioxidant activity of selected lesser known edible fruits from Western Ghats of India

174

           S Karuppusamy, G Muthuraja and K M Rajasekaran

 

 

 

Comparative evaluation of photo-protective effect of Aloe vera Tourn. ex Linn. on UV damage in different            Asian hair types

179

           F S Daud and S B Kulkarni

 

 

 

Immunostimulatory effects of curcumin in fish, Labeo rohita (H.)

184

           T Behera, P Swain, S K Sahoo, D Mohapatra and B K Das

 

 

 

Purification and characterization of pectinase produced from Apple pomace and evaluation of its efficacy in            fruit juice extraction and clarification

189

           V K Joshi, Mukesh Parmar and Neerja Rana

 

 

 

Anti-microbial and wound healing activities of Cordia macleodii Hook. f & Thoms. Leaves

198

           Bhargav Bhide, B K Ashok, R N Acharya and B Ravishankar

 

 

 

Development and quality assessment of value added plantain stem juice incorporated with grape juice

204

           Usha Ravi, Lakshmi Menon and G Gomathy

 

 

 

Pharmacognostical studies and preliminary phytochemical investigations on the bark of Persea macrantha            (Nees) Kosterm (Lauraceae)

211

           Y A Kulkarni, S B Gokhale, S U Yele, S J Surana and A U Tatiya

 

 

 

Pharmacognostical studies and evaluation of total phenolic and flavonoid contents of traditionally utilized fruits of       Solanum torvum Sw.

218

           Muhammad Arif and Sheeba Fareed

 

 

 

Evaluation of antimicrobial potential of some Indian medicinal plants against some pathogenic microbes

225

           Sumitra Chanda, Mital Kaneria and Yogesh Kumar Vaghasiya

 

 

 

Contribution of Phrynium capitatum Willd. leaf a non-timber forest product to the livelihoods of rural poor of            South Meghalaya, North-East India

229

           H Tynsong and B K Tiwari

 

 

 

Screening of essential oil obtained from inflorescence of lemongrass [Cymbopogon flexuosus (Nees ex Steud.)            Wats] accessions

236

           Aniruddha Sarma, Hemen Sarma, T C Sarma and A K Handique

 

 

 

Effect of sole and conjoint application of iron and manganese on herb yield, nutrient uptake, oil quality vis-a-vis their   optimal level in spearmint (Mentha spicata Linn. emend. Nathh. cv. ‘Arka’)

242

           Preeti Pande, S Chand, Ankit Pandey and D D Patra

 

 

 

Ethnobotany of Irular tribe in Palamalai Hills, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

250

           T Umapriya, A Rajendran, V Aravindhan, Binu Thomas and M Maharajan

 

 

 

Ethnomedicinal plants used for curing dysentery and diarrhoea by tribals of Jhabua District (Madhya            Pradesh)

256

           Vijay V Wagh, Ashok K Jain and Chitralekha Kadel

 

 

 

Short Communications

 

Indirect organogenesis of Vitex trifolia Linn.-An important medicinal plant

261

           John Peter Arulanandam L and S Ghanthikumar

 

 

 

Antibacterial and cytotoxic activities of Spondias pinnata (Linn. f.) Kurz fruit extract

265

           Ashif Muhammad, Md Shafiur Rahman, A N M Hamidul Kabir, Shaila Kabir and Md Khalid    Hossain

 

 

 

Book review

268

 

 

Instructions to Contributors

269

 

AUTHOR INDEX

 


Acharya R N                                          198

Aravindhan V                                         250

Arif Muhammad                                     218

Arulanandam John Peter L                     261

Ashok B K                                             198

 

Behera T                                                184

Bhide Bhargav                                        198

Bhimba B Valentin                                 170

 

Chand S                                                  242

Chanda Sumitra                                      225

 

Das B K                                                 184

Daud F S                                                 179

 

Fareed Sheeba                                         218

 

Ghanthikumar S                                     261

Gokhale S B                                           211

Gomathy G                                            204

Grover Ekta                                           164

 

Handique A K                                         236

Hossain Md. Khalid                                265

 

Ignacimuthu S                                        156

 

Jagadeesan P                                          156

Jain Ashok K                                         256

Joshi V K                                               189

 

Kabir ANM Hamidul                              265

Kabir Shaila                                            265

Kadel Chitralekha                                  256

Kaneria Mital                                         225

Karuppusamy S                                      174

Kulkarni S B                                           179

Kulkarni Y A                                         211

 

Maharajan M                                         250

Menon Lakshmi                                     204

Mohapatra D                                         184

Muhammad Ashif                                   265

Muthuraja G                                           174

 

Nagappa A N                                         137

Naveena B Edhaya                                 170

 

Pande Preeti                                          242

Pandey Ankit                                         242

Pandikumar P                                        156

Parmar Mukesh                                      189

Patil Vijay R                                          151

Patil Vikas V                                          151

Patra D D                                              242

Paul Piya                                               137

Prasad D Arun                                        156

Rahman Md. Shafiur                               265

Rajasekaran K M                                    174

Rajendran A                                           250

Rana Neerja                                           189

Ravi Usha                                              204

Ravishankar B                                        198

 

Sahoo S K                                              184

Sarma Aniruddha                                    236

Sarma Hemen                                         236

Sarma T C                                              236

Sharma Anshu                                        164

Surana S J                                               211

Swain P                                                  184

 

Tatiya A U                                            211

Thomas Binu                                         250

Tiwari B K                                             229

Tynsong H                                             229

 

Umapriya T                                           250

Unnikrishnan M K                                 137

 

Vaghasiya Yogesh Kumar                       225

 

Wagh Vijay V                                         256

 

Yele S U                                                 211

Yeswanth S                                            170