Indian Journal of Natural Products and Resources

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VOLUME 3

Number 1

MARCH 2012

ISSN: 0976–0504 (print)

 

ISSN 0976–0512 (online)

 

 

 

CONTENTS

 

 

 

 

Research papers

 

 

 

Phytochemical screening and antibacterial activity of Hemionitis arifolia (Burm.) Moore

9

SVSSSL Hima Bindu N, P Suvarnalatha Devi, K Rukmini and M A Singara Charya

 

 

 

Potentiality of aqueous leaf extract of Trichosanthes cucumerina Linn. on hair growth promotion in Wistar albino rats

14

S Sandhya , J Chandrasekhar, K R Vinod and David Banji

 

 

 

Determination of nutritive value of Ziziphus rugosa Lamk.: A famine edible fruit and medicinal plant of Western Ghats

20

S R Krishnamurthy and P Sarala

 

 

 

Phytochemical and antimicrobial screening of medicinal plants for the treatment of acne

28

P Nand, S Drabu and R K Gupta

 

 

 

Pharmacognostical and phytochemical evaluation of Cinnamomum wightii Meissn. flowers

33

D Laloo, A N Sahu, S Hemalatha and S D Dubey

 

 

 

Comparative evaluation of antioxidant activities of some fresh and preserved herbal products of North East India by cyclic voltammetry

40

Manas Pratim Boruah, Dhrubajyoti Mahanta and Jyotirekha G Handique

 

 

 

In vitro antifungal activity of ethanol fractions of Argyreia nervosa (Burm. f.) Boj. leaves

48

Ajay Mahule, Pallavi Rai, Deepali S Ghorpade and Somashekhar Khadabadi

 

 

 

Botanical and phytochemical studies on roots of Berberis umbellata Wall. ex G. Don

55

Richa Singh, Shashi Shankar Tiwari, Sharad Srivastava and A K S Rawat

 

 

 

Application of apple as ripening agent for banana

61

Suman Singal, Madan Kumud and Seema Thakral

 

 

 

In vitro and in vivo adventitious bud differentiation from mature seeds of three Garcinia spp.

65

Simi Mohan, Utpala Parthasarathy and K Nirmal Babu

 

 

 

Impact of soil oxygenation on seed quality of chickpea (Cicer arietinum Linn. cv. ‘Vijay’) under organic farming condition

73

Utkarsha Thakare, Neelam Patil and Nutan Malpathak

 

 

 

Effect of nitrogen on growth, biomass and oil composition of clary sage (Salvia sclarea Linn.) under mid hills of north western Himalayas

79

Saurabh Sharma and Rakesh Kumar

 

 

 

Phytoresources from North Cachar Hills of Assam-III : Edible plants sold at Haflong market

84

P Medhi and S K Borthakur

 

 

 

Wild edible plants of Chandrapur district, Maharashtra, India

110

B Mallesh Reddy

 

 

 

Folk medicine used by the tribes of Kinwat forest of Nanded district, Maharashtra, India

118

Dnyaneshwar P Ghorband and Sharad D Biradar

 

 

 

Short Communications

 

 

 

Efficacy of some medicinal plants against human dental pathogens

123

Anupama Pathak, Aparna Sardar, Vynkatesh Kadam, Bhagwan Rekadwad and S Mohan Karuppayil

 

 

 

Antimicrobial activity of Thespesia populnea Soland. ex Correa bark extracts

128

T Shekshavali and Shivakumar Hugar

 

 

 

A simple and improved method for isolation of karanjin from Pongamia pinnata Linn. seed oil

131

S D Katekhaye, M S Kale and K S Laddha

 

 

 

In vitro evaluation of antibacterial activity of Acrostichum aureum Linn.

135

 

 

Toji Thomas

 

 

 

Instructions to Contributors

139

 

 

 

 

AUTHOR INDEX

 

 


Banji David

14

Biradar Sharad D

118

Borthakur S K

84

Boruah Manas Pratim

40

 

 

Chandrasekhar J

14

Charya M A Singara

9

 

 

Drabu S

28

Dubey S D

33

 

 

Ghorband Dnyaneshwar P

118

Ghorpade Deepali S

48

Gupta R K

28

 

 

Handique Jyotirekha G

40

Hemalatha S

33

Hima Bindu SVSSSL N

9

Hugar Shivakumar

128

 

 

Kadam Vynkatesh

123

Kale M S

131

Karuppayil S Mohan

123

Katekhaye S D

131

Khadabadi Somashekhar

48

Krishnamurthy S R

20

Kumar Rakesh

79

Kumud Madan

61

 

 

Laddha K S

131

Laloo D

33

 

 

Mahanta Dhrubajyoti

40

Mahule Ajay

48

Malpathak Nutan

73

Medhi P

84

Mohan Simi

65

 

 

Nand P

28

Nirmal Babu K

65

 

 

Parthasarathy Utpala

65

Pathak Anupama

123

Patil Neelam

73

 

 

Rai Pallavi

48

Rawat A K S

55

Reddy B Mallesh

110

Rekadwad Bhagwan

123

Rukmini K

9

 

 

Sahu A N

33

Sandhya S

14

Sarala P

20

Sardar Aparna

123

Sharma Saurabh

79

Shekshavali T

128

Singal Suman

61

Singh Richa

55

Srivastava Sharad

55

Suvarnalatha Devi P

9

 

 

Thakare Utkarsha

73

Thakral Seema

61

Thomas Toji

135

Tiwari Shashi Shankar

55

 

 

Vinod K R

14