Indian almond family

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Alias: Combretaceae

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  1. doi Screening of medicinal plants from Reunion Island for antimalarial and cytotoxic activity
    M C Jonville
    Universite de Liege, CIRM, Laboratoire de Pharmacognosie B36, Av de l Hôpital, 1, 4000 Liege, Belgium
    J Ethnopharmacol 120:382-6. 2008
  2. pmc Possible mechanisms of hypotension produced 70% alcoholic extract of Terminalia arjuna (L.) in anaesthetized dogs
    Srinivas Nammi
    Pharmacology Division, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam 530 003, Andhra Pradesh, India
    BMC Complement Altern Med 3:5. 2003
  3. doi Bioactive pentacyclic triterpenes from the stems of Combretum laxum
    Eder Bisoli
    Departamento de Quimica, Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso do Sul, Campo Grande, MS, Brasil, 79070 900
    Molecules 13:2717-28. 2008
  4. ncbi Cardiovascular effects of mollic acid glucoside, a 1alpha-hydroxycycloartenoid saponin extractive from Combretum molle R Br ex G Don (Combretaceae) leaf
    J A Ojewole
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Cardiovasc J Afr 19:128-34. 2008
  5. ncbi Anti-HIV activity against immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-I) and type II (HIV-II) of compounds isolated from the stem bark of Combretum molle
    Kaleab Asres
    Department of Pharmacognosy, School of Pharmacy, Addis Ababa University, P O Box 1176, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 43:15-20. 2005
  6. ncbi alpha-Glucosidase inhibitory constituents from stem bark of Terminalia superba (Combretaceae)
    Jean Duplex Wansi
    Department of Chemistry, University of Douala, Faculty of Science, P O Box 24157, Douala, Cameroon
    Phytochemistry 68:2096-100. 2007
  7. pmc Saponins and a lignan derivative of Terminalia tropophylla from the Madagascar Dry Forest
    Shugeng Cao
    Department of Chemistry, M C 0212, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Phytochemistry 71:95-9. 2010
  8. ncbi Five biflavonoids from Calycopteris floribunda (Combretaceae)
    Ralf Mayer
    Pharmazeutisches Institut, Rheinische Friedrich Wilhelms Universitat, Kreuzbergweg 26, D 53115 Bonn, Germany
    Phytochemistry 65:593-601. 2004
  9. doi In vitro antiplasmodial activity of some medicinal plants of Burkina Faso
    Lamoussa Paul Ouattara
    Centre National de Recherche et de Formation sur le Paludisme, 01 BP 2208, Ouagadougou 01, Burkina Faso, France
    Parasitol Res 113:405-16. 2014
  10. ncbi The phytochemical composition and in vitro antiviral activity of decoctions from galls of Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel. (Combretaceae) and their relative non-toxicity for chickens
    C E Lamien
    Laboratoire de Biochimie et Chimie Appliquées, UFR SVT, Universite de Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
    Onderstepoort J Vet Res 72:111-8. 2005

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  1. doi Screening of medicinal plants from Reunion Island for antimalarial and cytotoxic activity
    M C Jonville
    Universite de Liege, CIRM, Laboratoire de Pharmacognosie B36, Av de l Hôpital, 1, 4000 Liege, Belgium
    J Ethnopharmacol 120:382-6. 2008
    ..Nine plants from Reunion Island, selected using ethnopharmacology and chemotaxonomy, were investigated for their potential antimalarial value...
  2. pmc Possible mechanisms of hypotension produced 70% alcoholic extract of Terminalia arjuna (L.) in anaesthetized dogs
    Srinivas Nammi
    Pharmacology Division, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam 530 003, Andhra Pradesh, India
    BMC Complement Altern Med 3:5. 2003
    The bark of Terminalia arjuna L. (Combretaceae) is used in Ayurveda since ancient times for the treatment of cardiac disorders. Previous laboratory investigations have demonstrated the use of the bark in cardiovascular complications...
  3. doi Bioactive pentacyclic triterpenes from the stems of Combretum laxum
    Eder Bisoli
    Departamento de Quimica, Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso do Sul, Campo Grande, MS, Brasil, 79070 900
    Molecules 13:2717-28. 2008
    ..beta-D-glucopyranosyl 2alpha,3beta,6beta-trihydroxyolean-12-en-28-oate is reported for the first time in the Combretaceae, while bellericoside and asiatic acid are described for the first time in the genus Combretum...
  4. ncbi Cardiovascular effects of mollic acid glucoside, a 1alpha-hydroxycycloartenoid saponin extractive from Combretum molle R Br ex G Don (Combretaceae) leaf
    J A Ojewole
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Cardiovasc J Afr 19:128-34. 2008
    ..acid glucoside (MAG), a 1alpha-hydroxycycloartenoid saponin extractive from Combretum molle R Br ex G Don (Combretaceae) leaf, have been investigated in some experimental animal paradigms...
  5. ncbi Anti-HIV activity against immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-I) and type II (HIV-II) of compounds isolated from the stem bark of Combretum molle
    Kaleab Asres
    Department of Pharmacognosy, School of Pharmacy, Addis Ababa University, P O Box 1176, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 43:15-20. 2005
    ..Br. Ex. G. Don.) Engl & Diels (Combretaceae), a plant widely used in Ethiopian traditional medicine for the treatment of liver diseases, malaria and ..
  6. ncbi alpha-Glucosidase inhibitory constituents from stem bark of Terminalia superba (Combretaceae)
    Jean Duplex Wansi
    Department of Chemistry, University of Douala, Faculty of Science, P O Box 24157, Douala, Cameroon
    Phytochemistry 68:2096-100. 2007
    ..All the isolated compounds were evaluated for their glycosidase inhibition activities. Gallic acid and methyl gallate showed significant alpha-glucosidase inhibition activity...
  7. pmc Saponins and a lignan derivative of Terminalia tropophylla from the Madagascar Dry Forest
    Shugeng Cao
    Department of Chemistry, M C 0212, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Phytochemistry 71:95-9. 2010
    A study of an EtOH extract obtained from the roots of the Madagascan plant Terminalia tropophylla H. Perrier (Combretaceae) led to isolation of the oleanane-type triterpenoid saponin 1, the lignan derivative 2, and the two known saponins ..
  8. ncbi Five biflavonoids from Calycopteris floribunda (Combretaceae)
    Ralf Mayer
    Pharmazeutisches Institut, Rheinische Friedrich Wilhelms Universitat, Kreuzbergweg 26, D 53115 Bonn, Germany
    Phytochemistry 65:593-601. 2004
    ..f. biflavonoids 6-11. Compound 1 represents a calycopterone derivative, 2-5 have a calyflorenone skeleton. With regard to one chiral center (C-6"), 4 and 3 are the respective epimers of 2 and 11...
  9. doi In vitro antiplasmodial activity of some medicinal plants of Burkina Faso
    Lamoussa Paul Ouattara
    Centre National de Recherche et de Formation sur le Paludisme, 01 BP 2208, Ouagadougou 01, Burkina Faso, France
    Parasitol Res 113:405-16. 2014
    ..Overall, two plants belonging to the Combretaceae family, Combretum fragrans and Combretum collinum appeared to be the best candidates and will be further ..
  10. ncbi The phytochemical composition and in vitro antiviral activity of decoctions from galls of Guiera senegalensis J.F. Gmel. (Combretaceae) and their relative non-toxicity for chickens
    C E Lamien
    Laboratoire de Biochimie et Chimie Appliquées, UFR SVT, Universite de Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
    Onderstepoort J Vet Res 72:111-8. 2005
    ..The findings suggest that aqueous decoctions of galls from G. senegalensis are non-toxic for chickens when administered orally, even at a daily dose of 100 mg/kg for 14 days...
  11. ncbi In vitro immunomodulatory activity of plants used by the Tacana ethnic group in Bolivia
    E Deharo
    Centre IRD, BP 165, Cayenne Guyane 97323, France
    Phytomedicine 11:516-22. 2004
    ..from Astronium urundeuvea (Anacardiaceae), Cochlospermum vitifolium (Cochlospermaceae), Terminalia amazonica (Combretaceae), Triplaris americana (Polygonaceae), Uncaria tomentosa (Rubiaceae) and Euterpe precatoria (Arecaceae) roots...
  12. ncbi Arjunetin from Terminalia arjuna as an insect feeding-deterrent and growth inhibitor
    D V Singh
    Analytical Testing Laboratory, Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, Lucknow, India
    Phytother Res 18:131-4. 2004
    Crude ethanolic extract of the stem bark of Terminalia arjuna (Combretaceae) and its three compounds namely arjunic acid, arjungenin and arjunetin were evaluated for antifeedant, growth inhibitory and oviposition-deterrent activities ..
  13. doi The anthelmintic effect of aqueous methanol extract of Combretum molle (R. Br. x. G. Don) (Combretaceae) in lambs experimentally infected with Haemonchus contortus
    M K Simon
    Department of Parasitology and Entomology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Abuja, Abuja, Nigeria
    Vet Parasitol 187:280-4. 2012
    ..There is also the need to evaluate other parts of the plant (root, leaves, fruits, etc.) for the same effect...
  14. ncbi Antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory activity of four known and one new triterpenoid from Combretum imberbe (Combretaceae)
    J E Angeh
    Department of Paraclinical Science, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria, Onderstepoort 0110, Pretoria, South Africa
    J Ethnopharmacol 110:56-60. 2007
    ..6 micro/ml) against K-562, L-929 and HeLa cell lines, respectively. The results of this study give credence to the ethnomedicinal use of Combretum imberbe and expand our knowledge on the biological activity of its metabolites...
  15. ncbi How dietary plant nectar affects the survival, growth, and fecundity of a cursorial spider Cheiracanthium inclusum (Araneae: Miturgidae)
    R M Taylor
    Center for Life Sciences Education, 255A Jennings Hall, 1735 Neil Ave, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Environ Entomol 38:1379-86. 2009
    ..Nectar came from the extrafloral nectaries of Indian almond, Terminalia cattapa L. (Combretaceae)...
  16. doi Centrifugal partition extraction in the pH-zone-refining displacement mode: an efficient strategy for the screening and isolation of biologically active phenolic compounds
    Mahmoud Hamzaoui
    UMR CNRS 7312, Universite de Reims Champagne Ardenne, Bat 18, Moulin de la Housse, BP 1039, 51687 Reims, Cedex 2, France
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 937:7-12. 2013
    ..amp; Perr. (Combretaceae)...
  17. ncbi Antiherpes simplex virus type 2 activity of casuarinin from the bark of Terminalia arjuna Linn
    Hua Yew Cheng
    Graduate Institute of Pharmaceutical Science, College of Pharmacy, Kaohsiung Medical University, 100 Shih Chuan 1st Road, Taiwan, ROC
    Antiviral Res 55:447-55. 2002
    Casuarinin, a hydrolyzable tannin isolated from the bark of Terminalia arjuna Linn. (Combretaceae), was investigated for its antiviral activity on herpes simplex type 2 (HSV-2) in vitro...
  18. pmc Screening Togolese medicinal plants for few pharmacological properties
    Simplice D Karou
    Centre de Recherche et de Formation sur les Plantes médicinales CERFOPLAM, Universite de Lome, BP 1515, Lome, Togo
    Pharmacognosy Res 4:116-22. 2012
    Terminalia macroptera Guill. et Perr. (Combretaceae), Sida alba L. (Malvaceae), Prosopis africana Guill et Perr. Taub. (Mimosaceae), Bridelia ferruginea Benth. (Euphorbiaceae), and Vetiveria nigritana Stapf...
  19. ncbi Antiulcerogenic activity of Combretum leprosum
    P H M Nunes
    Departamento de Biofísica e Fisiologia CCS, Universidade Federal do Piaui, Campus Universitário Ministro Petrônio Portela Bloco SG 8, Ininga, 64049 550, Teresina PI, Brazil
    Pharmazie 64:58-62. 2009
    ..amp; Eiche (Combretaceae) on experimental ulcers induced by ethanol and indomethacin and on gastric secretion and mucus content in ..
  20. ncbi Synergistic in vitro antimalarial activity of plant extracts used as traditional herbal remedies in Mali
    N Azas
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie, Hygiene et Zoologie, Universite de la Mediterranee, Faculte de Pharmacie, Marseille, France
    Parasitol Res 88:165-71. 2002
    ..O. Kuntze, Rubiaceae, Nauclea latifolia (Sm.), Rubiaceae, Guiera senegalensis (Gmel.), Combretaceae, and Feretia apodanthera (Del.), Rubiaceae...
  21. doi Two new bioactive oleanane triterpene glycosides from Terminalia arjuna
    M Sarwar Alam
    Faculty of Science, Department of Chemistry, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi 110062, India
    Nat Prod Res 22:1279-88. 2008
    ..designated as Termiarjunoside I and Termiarjunoside II were isolated from stem bark of Terminalia arjuna (Combretaceae) and characterized as olean-1alpha,3beta,9alpha,22alpha-tetraol-12-en-28-oic acid-3beta-D-glucopyranoside (1) ..
  22. doi Vasorelaxant effects of extracts of the stem bark of Terminalia superba Engler & Diels (Combretaceae)
    Esther Ngo Lemba Tom
    EA 4267 Sciences Séparatives, Biologiques et Pharmaceutiques, UFR des Sciences Médicales et Pharmaceutiques, 25030 Besancon, France
    J Ethnopharmacol 127:335-40. 2010
    The stem bark of Terminalia superba (Combretaceae) (TS) is used in traditional Cameroonian medicine as antihypertensive remedy...
  23. pmc Inhibitory and bactericidal potential of crude acetone extracts of Combretum molle (Combretaceae) on drug-resistant strains of Helicobacter pylori
    Collise Njume
    Microbial Pathogenicity and Molecular Epidemiology Research Group, Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, Faculty of Science and Agriculture, University of Fort Hare, P Bag X1314, Alice 5700, South Africa
    J Health Popul Nutr 29:438-45. 2011
    ..05) as opposed to amoxicillin (p<0.05). The results demonstrate that C. molle may contain therapeutically-useful compounds against H. pylori, which are mostly concentrated in the acetone extract...
  24. doi Anti-inflammatory, anti-lipid peroxidative, antioxidant and membrane stabilizing activities of hydroalcoholic extract of Terminalia chebula fruits
    Anwesa Bag
    Agricultural and Ecological Research Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India and
    Pharm Biol 51:1515-20. 2013
    Arthritis is inflammation of one or more joints. Terminalia chebula Retz. (Combretaceae) fruit is mentioned in Ayurveda as useful in treating arthritic disorders.
  25. ncbi Casuarinin from the bark of Terminalia arjuna induces apoptosis and cell cycle arrest in human breast adenocarcinoma MCF-7 cells
    Po Lin Kuo
    Department of Biotechnology, Chia Nan University of Pharmacy and Science, Tainan, Taiwan
    Planta Med 71:237-43. 2005
    Casuarinin, a hydrolyzable tannin isolated from the bark of Terminalia arjuna L. (Combretaceae), was investigated for its antiproliferative activity in human breast adenocarcinoma MCF-7 cells...
  26. ncbi Cytoprotective effect on oxidative stress and inhibitory effect on cellular aging of Terminalia chebula fruit
    Minkyun Na
    College of Pharmacy, Chungnam National University, Daejeon, Korea
    Phytother Res 18:737-41. 2004
    The ethanol extract from the fruit of Terminalia chebula (Combretaceae) exhibited significant inhibitory activity on oxidative stress and the age-dependent shortening of the telomeric DNA length...
  27. doi Antimalarial, hematological, and antioxidant effects of methanolic extract of Terminalia avicennioides in Plasmodium berghei-infected mice
    Akhere A Omonkhua
    Department of Medical Biochemistry, School of Basic Medical Sciences, College of Medical Sciences, University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria
    Parasitol Res 112:3497-503. 2013
    Terminalia avicennioides Guill. & Perr. (Combretaceae) is used traditionally to treat malaria in Nigeria. To establish its efficacy, methanolic extract of T...
  28. ncbi Induction of cell cycle arrest and apoptosis in human non-small cell lung cancer A549 cells by casuarinin from the bark of Terminalia arjuna Linn
    Po Lin Kuo
    Department of Biotechnology, Chia Nan University of Pharmacy and Science, Tainan, Taiwan
    Anticancer Drugs 16:409-15. 2005
    Casuarinin, a hydrolyzable tannin isolated from the bark of Terminalia arjuna Linn. (Combretaceae), inhibits human non-small cell lung cancer A549 cells by blocking cell cycle progression in the G0/G1 phase and inducing apoptosis...
  29. doi Biological activities of phenolic compounds and triterpenoids from the galls of Terminalia chebula
    Aranya Manosroi
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
    Chem Biodivers 10:1448-63. 2013
    ..myrobalan tree; Combretaceae), were evaluated for their inhibitory activities against melanogenesis in B16 melanoma cells induced by α-..
  30. ncbi Antibacterial screening of some Peruvian medicinal plants used in Callería District
    P Kloucek
    Department of Crop Sciences and Agroforestry, Institute of Tropics and Subtropics, Czech University of Agriculture Prague, Kamycka 129, 165 21 Prague 6 Suchdol, Czech Republic
    J Ethnopharmacol 99:309-12. 2005
    ..macrocarpa (Celastraceae), Phyllanthus amarus (Euphorbiaceae), Piper aduncum (Piperaceae), Terminalia catappa (Combretaceae), and Uncaria tomentosa (Rubiaceae), medicinal plants traditionally used in Calleria District for treating ..
  31. ncbi Evaluation of wound healing activity of some herbal formulations
    Pulok K Mukherjee
    Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Jadavpur University, Calcutta 700032, India
    Phytother Res 17:265-8. 2003
    ..e. Arjuna bark (Terminalia arjuna, Family-Combretaceae), extract was evaluated for its wound healing potential in two types of wound models in rats (i) excision wound ..
  32. doi The use of a rat model to evaluate the in vivo toxicity and wound healing activity of selected Combretum and Terminalia (Combretaceae) species extracts
    Peter Masoko
    Phytomedicine Programme, Department of Paraclinical Sciences, University of Pretoria, Private Bag X04, Onderstepoort, 0110 South Africa
    Onderstepoort J Vet Res 77:E1-7. 2010
    ..The extracts could perhaps overcome defects associated with healing failure in chronic wounds and prevent secondary bacterial and fungal infections...
  33. pmc Antimicrobial activity and phytochemical screening of Buchenavia tetraphylla (Aubl.) R. A. Howard (Combretaceae: Combretoideae)
    Ygor Lucena Cabral de Oliveira
    Laboratório de Produtos Naturais, Departamento de Bioquimica, Centro de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Avenida Professor Moraes Rego, s n Cidade Universitária, 50670 420 Recife, PE, Brazil
    ScientificWorldJournal 2012:849302. 2012
    ..Our work showed for the first time the broad-spread antimicrobial activity of B. tetraphylla, which has nonhemolytic action, creating a new perspective on the interesting association of traditional and scientific knowledge...
  34. pmc The use of polliniferous resources by Melipona capixaba, an endangered stingless bee species
    Bruna Danielle Vieira Serra
    Departamento de Biologia Animal, Programa de Pós Graduação em Entomologia, Universidade Federal de Vicosa, Av PH Rolfs, Vicosa, Minas Gerais 36570 000, Brazil
    J Insect Sci 12:1-14. 2012
    ..pollen type in the corbiculae in Conceição do Castelo municipality; Eucalyptus, Myrcia, and Melastomatacea/Combretaceae in the Fazenda do Estado district; and Eucalyptus and Myrcia in the São Paulo de Aracê district, both in the ..
  35. doi In vivo anthelmintic activity of Anogeissus leiocarpus Guill & Perr (Combretaceae) against nematodes in naturally infected sheep
    Dramane Soro
    Laboratoire de Botanique, UFR Biosciences, Université Félix Houphouët Boigny, BP 582, Abidjan 22, Cote d Ivoire
    Parasitol Res 112:2681-8. 2013
    ..This study has shown that A. leiocarpus could find an application in the control of multiparasitism in small ruminants...
  36. doi Combretum mucronatum and Capparis thonningii prevent scopolamine-induced memory deficit in mice
    Ismail Ogunbayode Ishola
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Idi Araba, Nigeria
    Pharm Biol 51:49-57. 2013
    Roots of Combretum mucronatum Schumach. & Thonn. (Combretaceae) and Capparis thonningii Schum. (Capparaceae) are used in southwest Nigeria in the treatment of inflammatory disorders and mental illness.
  37. doi Constituents from Terminalia species increase PPARα and PPARγ levels and stimulate glucose uptake without enhancing adipocyte differentiation
    Min Hye Yang
    National Center for Natural Products Research, Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy, University of Mississippi, MS 38677, USA
    J Ethnopharmacol 149:490-8. 2013
    The fruits of Terminalia bellerica Roxb. (Combretaceae) and T. chebula Retz. (Combretaceae) are important components of triphala, a popular Ayurvedic formulation, for treating diabetes in Indian traditional medicine.
  38. doi Microsatellite-based evidences of genetic bottlenecks in the cryptic species "Andrographis paniculata Nees": a potential anticancer agent
    Alireza Valdiani
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia UPM, 43400, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
    Mol Biol Rep 40:1775-84. 2013
    ..by employing the primers belonging to Acanthus ilicifolius Linn (Acanthaceae) and Lumnitzera racemosa Wild (Combretaceae). The primers were then applied on the Malaysian AP accessions...
  39. doi Bioactivities of the genus Combretum (Combretaceae): a review
    Gedson Rodrigues de Morais Lima
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Federal University of Paraiba, João Pessoa 58051 970, PB, Brazil
    Molecules 17:9142-206. 2012
    The Combretaceae is a large family of herbs, shrubs and trees, comprising about 20 genera and 600 species with tropical distribution around the globe and centers of diversity in Africa and Asia...
  40. doi Anti-Helicobacter pylori activity of Terminalia macroptera root
    Olga Silva
    iMed UL, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
    Fitoterapia 83:872-6. 2012
    The root of Terminalia macroptera Guill. & Perr. (Combretaceae) is widely used in African traditional medicine to treat various infectious diseases, including stomach-associated diseases...
  41. doi Phytochemical and antimicrobial investigations of stilbenoids and flavonoids isolated from three species of Combretaceae
    David R Katerere
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Fitoterapia 83:932-40. 2012
    The antimicrobial activity and chemistry of the African Combretaceae has been well studied in recent years. The present study aimed to investigate the phytochemistry and antimicrobial activity of lesser known members of this family viz. C...
  42. doi Antitumour activity of Terminalia arjuna leaf against Ehrlich ascites carcinoma in mice
    Moulisha Biswas
    Bengal Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kalyani, Nadia 741235, India
    Nat Prod Res 26:1141-4. 2012
    Terminalia arjuna Roxb. (Combretaceae), commonly known as 'Arjuna', is a large tree occurring throughout the Indian peninsula. This study was undertaken to evaluate the methanol extract of T...
  43. doi Vascular effects and antioxidant activity of two Combretum species from Democratic Republic of Congo
    Francine Nsuadi Manga
    Laboratory of Physiology and Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, CP 205 7, Bd du Triomphe, 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    J Ethnopharmacol 142:194-200. 2012
    Combretum racemosum P. Beauv (Combretaceae) leaves (CrLv) and root bark (CrRB) and Combretum celastroides subsp...
  44. doi Antitrypanosomal activity of some medicinal plants from Nigerian ethnomedicine
    Oyindamola O Abiodun
    Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Parasitol Res 110:521-6. 2012
    ..ex Baker) Meeuwen, Jatropha curcas Linn. (Euphorbiaceae), Terminalia catappa Linn. (Combretaceae), and Vitex doniana Sweet (Verbenaceae) displayed remarkable antitrypanosomal activity (IC(50) 2.1-17...
  45. doi Inhibitory potential of traditional herbs on α-amylase activity
    Sarmistha Saha
    Department of Zoology, School of Sciences, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India
    Pharm Biol 50:326-31. 2012
    ..Use of carbohydrate-hydrolyzing enzyme inhibitors proved to be an important strategy for the management of postprandial hyperglycemia by delaying the process of carbohydrate hydrolysis and absorption...
  46. pmc Antibacterial and Antioxidant Properties of the Methanolic Extract of the Stem Bark of Pteleopsis hylodendron (Combretaceae)
    Aristide Laurel Mokale Kognou
    Laboratory of Microbiology and Antimicrobial Substances, University of Dschang, P O Box 67 Dschang, Cameroon
    Chemother Res Pract 2011:218750. 2011
    Pteleopsis hylodendron (Combretaceae) is used in Cameroon and West Africa folk medicine for the treatment of various microbial infections (measles, chickenpox, and sexually transmitted diseases)...
  47. doi In vitro antiplasmodial activity and toxicity assessment of some plants from Nigerian ethnomedicine
    Oyindamola Abiodun
    Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, College of Health Sciences, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Oshogbo, Nigeria
    Pharm Biol 49:9-14. 2011
    ..Ethnomedicine has been shown to be a potential source of antimalarial compounds or source of template for the synthesis of novel antimalarial molecules...
  48. doi Native Australian fruit polyphenols inhibit cell viability and induce apoptosis in human cancer cell lines
    Aaron C Tan
    Food Futures Flagship, CSIRO Food and Nutritional Sciences, North Ryde, New South Wales, Australia
    Nutr Cancer 63:444-55. 2011
    ..Podocarpaceae), Kakadu plum (Terminalia ferdinandiana Exell, Combretaceae), muntries (Kunzea pomifera F. Muell., Myrtaceae), and native currant (Acrotriche depressa R.Br...
  49. pmc An ethnobotanical survey of plants used to manage HIV/AIDS opportunistic infections in Katima Mulilo, Caprivi region, Namibia
    Kazhila C Chinsembu
    University of Namibia, Faculty of Science, Department of Biological Sciences, P B 13301, Windhoek, Namibia
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 6:25. 2010
    ..The results showed that a total of 71 plant species from 28 families, mostly the Combretaceae (14%), Anacardiaceae (8%), Mimosaceae (8%), and Ebanaceae (7%), were used to treat conditions such as herpes ..
  50. pmc Hydrolyzable tannins (chebulagic acid and punicalagin) target viral glycoprotein-glycosaminoglycan interactions to inhibit herpes simplex virus 1 entry and cell-to-cell spread
    Liang Tzung Lin
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Virol 85:4386-98. 2011
    ..b>Combretaceae), inhibit HSV-1 entry at noncytotoxic doses in A549 human lung cells...
  51. pmc Detection of antimicrobial compounds by bioautography of different extracts of leaves of selected South African tree species
    M M Suleimana
    Phytomedicine Programme, Department of Paraclinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria, Onderstepoort, 0110, South Africa
    Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med 7:64-78. 2010
    The hexane, acetone, dichloromethane and methanol extracts of Combretum vendae A.E. van Wyk (Combretaceae), Commiphora harveyi (Engl.) Engl. (Burseraceae), Khaya anthotheca (Welm.) C.DC (Meliaceae), Kirkia wilmsii Engl...
  52. doi Transdermal absorption enhancement of gel containing elastic niosomes loaded with gallic acid from Terminalia chebula galls
    Aranya Manosroi
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
    Pharm Biol 49:553-62. 2011
    To investigate transdermal absorption enhancement of gel containing elastic niosomes loaded with gallic acid in the semipurified fraction isolated from Terminalia chebula Retz. (Combretaceae) galls.
  53. doi Antihyperglycemic activity and antioxidant role of Terminalia arjuna leaf in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
    Moulisha Biswas
    Bengal Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kalyani, Nadia, India
    Pharm Biol 49:335-40. 2011
    Terminalia arjuna Roxb. (Combretaceae), commonly known as Arjuna, is a large tree grown throughout the Indian peninsula and used traditionally for several medicinal purposes.
  54. doi The aqueous extract of Terminalia superba (Combretaceae) prevents glucose-induced hypertension in rats
    Esther Ngo Lemba Tom
    Laboratoire de Physiologie Animale, Faculte des Sciences, Universite de Yaounde I, PO Box 812, Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 133:828-33. 2011
    The stem bark of Terminalia superba (Combretaceae) (TS) is used in traditional Cameroonian medicine as antihypertensive remedy...
  55. doi Anti-inflammatory activity of Terminalia paniculata bark extract against acute and chronic inflammation in rats
    Sahil Talwar
    Department of Pharmacology, Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka 576 104, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 134:323-8. 2011
    Terminalia paniculata Roxb. (Family-Combretaceae) is a wild tree commonly used in traditional ayurvedic medicine for the treatment of inflammation of parotid glands and in menstrual disorders.
  56. doi Biological activities of phenolic compounds isolated from galls of Terminalia chebula Retz. (Combretaceae)
    Aranya Manosroi
    Chiang Mai University, Thailand
    Nat Prod Res 24:1915-26. 2010
    The aqueous extract of galls from Terminalia chebula Retz. (Combretaceae) was fractionated on Diaion and refractionated on octadecyl silica column...
  57. doi New chromone derivative terminalianone from African plant Terminalia brownii Fresen (Combretaceae) in Tanzania
    Hiroko Negishi
    Faculty of Human Life and Environment, Nara Women s University, Nara, Japan
    J Asian Nat Prod Res 13:281-3. 2011
    ..chromone derivative named terminalianone (1) was isolated from the African plant, Terminalia brownii Fresen (Combretaceae) in Tanzania...
  58. doi Chloroplast phylogeography of Terminalia franchetii (Combretaceae) from the eastern Sino-Himalayan region and its correlation with historical river capture events
    Ti Cao Zhang
    Key Laboratory of Biodiversity and Biogeography, Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Science, Kunming, Yunnan 650204, China
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 60:1-12. 2011
    ..Overall, our inferred timings of these events (mostly mid-to-late Pleistocene) agree with previous time estimates of drainage re-arrangements in the Sino-Himalayan region...
  59. doi Antimalarial natural products drug discovery in Panama
    Angela I Calderón
    Department of Pharmacal Sciences, Harrison School of Pharmacy, Auburn University, AL, USA
    Pharm Biol 50:61-71. 2012
    ..For screening of this diversity more sensitive and economical in vitro methods are needed, Flora of Panama has been studied based on ethnomedical uses for discovering antimalarial compounds...
  60. doi In vitro and in vivo skin anti-aging evaluation of gel containing niosomes loaded with a semi-purified fraction containing gallic acid from Terminalia chebula galls
    Aranya Manosroi
    Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
    Pharm Biol 49:1190-203. 2011
    The galls of Terminalia chebula Retz. (Combretaceae) frequently appear in many Thai Lanna medicinal plant recipes for promotion of longevity.
  61. doi Hypoglycemic activity of Thai medicinal plants selected from the Thai/Lanna Medicinal Recipe Database MANOSROI II
    Jiradej Manosroi
    Natural Products Research and Development Center NPRDC, Science and Technology Research Institute, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
    J Ethnopharmacol 138:92-8. 2011
    Five medicinal plants including Anogeissus acuminata (Roxb. ex DC.) Gills. & Perr. (Combretaceae), Catunaregam tormentosa (Bl. ex DC.) Tirveng (Rubiaceae), Dioecrescis erythroclada (Kurz) Tirveng. (Rubiaceae), Mimosa pudica Linn. var...
  62. pmc Hypolipidemic activity of haritaki (terminalia chebula) in atherogenic diet induced hyperlipidemic rats
    V Maruthappan
    PG and Research Centre, Department of Zoology, Govt Arts College Autonomous, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India
    J Adv Pharm Technol Res 1:229-35. 2010
    Haritaki (Terminalia chebula) family Combretaceae is an important plant used traditionally for medicinal purposes. It is component of the classic Ayurvedic combination called "Triphala"...
  63. doi Potential antioxidant, antiinflammatory, and proapoptotic anticancer activities of Kakadu plum and Illawarra plum polyphenolic fractions
    Aaron C Tan
    Food Futures Flagship, CSIRO Food and Nutritional Sciences, North Ryde, Australia
    Nutr Cancer 63:1074-84. 2011
    Kakadu plum (Terminalia ferdinandiana Exell, Combretaceae) and Illawarra plum (Podocarpus elatus Endl...
  64. doi Isolation of genomic DNA suitable for community analysis from mature trees adapted to arid environment
    Amit Kumar Gupta
    Biotechnology Unit, Department of Botany, Jai Narain Vyas University, Jodhpur, India
    Gene 487:156-9. 2011
    ..for the isolation and purification of gDNA from seven ecologically and medically important tree species of Combretaceae viz. Anogeissus (Anogeissus sericea var...
  65. ncbi Calycopterones and calyflorenones, novel biflavonoids from Calycopteris floribunda
    R Mayer
    Pharmazeutisches Institut, Universitat Bonn, Kreuzbergweg 26, D 53115 Bonn, Germany
    J Nat Prod 62:1274-8. 1999
    ..new biflavonoids, calyflorenones A (3) and B (4), were isolated from dried leaves of Calycopteris floribunda (Combretaceae). Structures 1-4 were investigated by spectroscopic methods...
  66. doi Novel 3-oxo- and 3,24-dinor-2,4-secooleanane-type triterpenes from Terminalia ivorensis A. Chev
    Beaudelaire Kemvoufo Ponou
    Laboratory of Environmental and Applied Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, Box 183, Dschang, Cameroon
    Chem Biodivers 8:1301-9. 2011
    ..Chev. (Combretaceae). Their structures were established on the basis of 1D- and 2D-NMR data, and mass spectrometry...
  67. doi Ten new microsatellite markers for the buttonwood mangrove (Conocarpus erectus L., Combretaceae)
    Alejandro Nettel
    Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, 137 Mulford Hall No 3114, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720, USA, Departamento de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidad de Occidente, Blvd M Gaxiola y Carr International s n, Unidad Los Mochis, Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico, Facultad de Ciencias Marinas, Universidad Autonoma de Baja California, Unidad Ensenada, Apartado Postal 453, Ensenada, Baja California, 22800, Mexico
    Mol Ecol Resour 8:851-3. 2008
    ..All loci amplified in the Yucatan samples and seven loci revealed a unique Atlantic allele. These markers will be useful for studies in the conservation of the species and to study the basic biology of C. erectus...
  68. doi A trimethoxyellagic acid glucuronide from Conocarpus erectus leaves: isolation, characterization and assay of antioxidant capacity
    Nahla A Ayoub
    Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Ain Shams University, Organization of African Unity Street, Cairo, Egypt
    Pharm Biol 48:328-32. 2010
    ..b>Combretaceae). Structures of all compounds were determined on the basis of spectroscopic methods and chemical degradation...
  69. ncbi Ethnobotanical and antimicrobial investigation on some species of Terminalia and Combretum (Combretaceae) growing in Tanzania
    P Fyhrquist
    Department of Pharmacy, Division of Pharmacognosy, Viikki Biocenter, PO Box 56, FIN 00014 University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Ethnopharmacol 79:169-77. 2002
    An ethnobotanical investigation on the medicinal uses of some species of Terminalia and Combretum (Combretaceae) was carried out in Mbeya, Tanzania during a 5-weeks field expedition. Of the sixteen species collected, Combretum fragrans F...
  70. pmc Antimicrobial activity and brine shrimp toxicity of extracts of Terminalia brownii roots and stem
    Zakaria H Mbwambo
    Institute of Traditional Medicine, Muhimbili University College of Health Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    BMC Complement Altern Med 7:9. 2007
    Ternimalia brownii Fresen (Combretaceae) is widely used in traditional medicine to treat bacterial, fungal and viral infections...
  71. ncbi Antibacterial and antifungal activities of extracts of combretum molle
    Kaleab Asres
    Department of Pharmacognosy, School of Pharmacy, Addis Ababa University, P O Box 1176, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Ethiop Med J 44:269-77. 2006
    ..Br. Ex. G. Don.) Engl & Diels (Combretaceae) have a longstanding reputation for the treatment of liver diseases malaria and tuberculosis...
  72. ncbi Ulcer protective effect of Terminalia arjuna on gastric mucosal defensive mechanism in experimental rats
    R S Devi
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Madras, Guindy Campus, Chennai 600 025, Tamil Nadu, India
    Phytother Res 21:762-7. 2007
    The methanol extract of the bark of Terminalia arjuna (Combretaceae) (TAE) showed marked antiulcer and ulcer healing activity against 80% ethanol (ETH), diclofenac sodium (DIC) and dexamethasone (DEX) induced ulcer models dose dependently ..
  73. ncbi Fitness related diet-mixing by intraspecific host-plant-switching of specialist insect herbivores
    Karsten Mody
    Department of Animal Ecology and Tropical Biology, Biozentrum, Am Hubland, D 97074 Wurzburg, Germany
    Ecology 88:1012-20. 2007
    ..The caterpillars switched regularly between host tree individuals (Combretum fragrans, Combretaceae)...
  74. ncbi Anti-ulcer, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant activities of the n-butanol fraction from Pteleopsis suberosa stem bark
    M P Germano
    Pharmaco Biological Department, School of Pharmacy, University of Messina, Vill SS Annunziata, Messina, Italy
    J Ethnopharmacol 115:271-5. 2008
    Pteleopsis suberosa Engl. et Diels (Combretaceae) is a tree distributed in many African countries. The decoction from the stem bark is orally administered for the treatment of gastric ulcers in traditional medicine...
  75. doi Natural phenanthrenes and their biological activity
    Adriána Kovács
    Department of Pharmacognosy, University of Szeged, Eotvos u 6, H 6720 Szeged, Hungary
    Phytochemistry 69:1084-110. 2008
    ..A few phenanthrenes have been found in the Hepaticae class and Dioscoreaceae, Combretaceae and Betulaceae families. Their distribution correlates strongly with the taxonomic divisions...
  76. ncbi [Leaf consumption by herbivores in mangroves of the Dagua river estuary, Pacific coast of Colombia]
    Isabel C Romero
    Departamento de Biologia, Universidad del Valle, AA 25360, Cali, Colombia
    Rev Biol Trop 54:1205-14. 2006
    ..that suffered the highest consumption, such as Avicennia germinans (Avicenniaceae) and Laguncularia racemosa (Combretaceae), had softer leaves and less herbivore species when compared with Rhizophora spp...
  77. doi In vitro and in vivo trypanocidal effect of lipophilic extracts of medicinal plants from Mali and Burkina Faso
    Birgit Aderbauer
    Department of Pharmacy, Freie Universitat Berlin, Königin Luise Street, 2 4, D 14195 Berlin, Germany
    J Ethnopharmacol 119:225-31. 2008
    ..To determine the in vitro and in vivo antitrypanosomal activity of extracts of traditionally used plants...
  78. ncbi Spatial distribution of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in Terminalia catappa L. (Combretaceae) bark from a selected heavy road traffic area of Rio de Janeiro City, Brazil
    Annibal D Pereira Netto
    Departamento de Quimica Analitica, Instituto de Quimica, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Outeiro de São João Batista, s n 24020 150 Niterói, RJ, Brazil
    J Hazard Mater 142:389-96. 2007
    ..b>Combretaceae) bark...
  79. pmc Antidiabetic and renoprotective effects of the chloroform extract of Terminalia chebula Retz. seeds in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
    Nalamolu Koteswara Rao
    Pharmacology Division, GITAM Dental College, Visakhapatnam 530045, Andhra Pradesh, India
    BMC Complement Altern Med 6:17. 2006
    Terminalia chebula (Combretaceae) has been widely used in Ayurveda for the treatment of diabetes. In the present investigation, the chloroform extract of T...
  80. ncbi Evaluation of medicinal plants from Mali for their in vitro and in vivo trypanocidal activity
    Nsekuye Bizimana
    Institute for Parasitology und International Animal Health, Freie Universitat Berlin, Konigsweg 67, D l4163 Berlin, Germany
    J Ethnopharmacol 103:350-6. 2006
    ..Only, the aqueous extracts of the leaves of Terminalia avicennioides Guill. and Perr. (Combretaceae) and the stem bark of Ceiba pentandra (L.) Gaertn...
  81. ncbi Methyl gardenolate A, a novel cycloartenoid ester from the leaves of Combretum woodii (Combretaceae)
    Philip H Coombes
    Natural Products Research Group, School of Pure and Applied Chemistry, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Nat Prod Lett 16:301-4. 2002
    ..krausii...
  82. ncbi Antidiabetic activity of Terminalia catappa Linn fruits
    A N Nagappa
    Pharmacy Group, Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences, Pilani 333031, Rajasthan, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 88:45-50. 2003
    ..potential, effect of the petroleum ether, methanol, and aqueous extracts of Terminalia catappa Linn (combretaceae) fruit, on fasting blood sugar levels and serum biochemical analysis in alloxan-induced diabetic rats were ..
  83. ncbi Genetic diversity of the tropical tree Terminalia amazonia (Combretaceae) in naturally fragmented populations
    R Pither
    Department of Geography, York University, Toronto, Canada M3J 1P3
    Heredity (Edinb) 91:307-13. 2003
    ..We suggest that the long-term effect of fragmentation on the genetic diversity of tropical trees will depend upon the amount of local forest cover in proximity to the fragmented populations...
  84. ncbi Biological activity of five antibacterial flavonoids from Combretum erythrophyllum (Combretaceae)
    N D Martini
    Programme for Phytomedicine, Department of Paraclinical Sciences, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0002, South Africa
    J Ethnopharmacol 93:207-12. 2004
    ..Although these flavonoids are known, this is the first report of biological activity with several of these compounds...
  85. ncbi Inhibition of fowlpox virus by an aqueous acetone extract from galls of Guiera senegalensis J. F. Gmel (Combretaceae)
    Charles E Lamien
    Laboratoire de Biochimie et Chimie Appliquées, UFR SVT, Universite de Ouagadougou, BP 7021, Ouagadougou 03, Burkina Faso
    J Ethnopharmacol 96:249-53. 2005
    ..The antiviral effect of the extract was partially attributed to phenolic components including flavonoids...
  86. ncbi Some pharmacological properties of extracts of Terminalia sericea roots
    M J Moshi
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Institute of Traditional Medicine, Muhimbili University College of Health Sciences, MUCHS, P O Box 65001, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    J Ethnopharmacol 97:43-7. 2005
    Terminalia sericea Burch. Ex. DC (Combretaceae) extracts are used to treat bacterial infections, diarrhea, and diabetes...
  87. ncbi Antifungal activities of five Combretaceae used in Togolese traditional medicine
    K Batawila
    Laboratory of Botany and Plant Ecology, Research and Education Centre for Medicinal Plants, University of Lome, P O Box 1515, Lome, Togo
    Fitoterapia 76:264-8. 2005
    Five species of Combretaceae growing in Togo were investigated for their antifungal activity against 20 pathogenic fungi (10 yeast and 10 filamentous fungi)...
  88. ncbi Evaluation of selected South African medicinal plants for inhibitory properties against human immunodeficiency virus type 1 reverse transcriptase and integrase
    Pascal Obong Bessong
    Department of Microbiology, University of Venda for Science and Technology, PMB X5050, Thohoyandou 0950, South Africa
    J Ethnopharmacol 99:83-91. 2005
    ..Fabaceae) (IC(50) 3.5 microg/ml), while the methanol extract of the roots of Combretum molle R.Br. ex G. Don (Combretaceae) was the most inhibitory on the ribonuclease H (RNase H) activity (IC(50) 9.7 microg/ml)...
  89. doi Biological activity of two related triterpenes isolated from Combretum nelsonii (Combretaceae) leaves
    P Masoko
    Department of Paraclinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Phytomedicine Programme, University of Pretoria, Onderstepoort, South Africa
    Nat Prod Res 22:1074-84. 2008
    ..55 (EMW; ethylacetate : methanol : water) which was active against all pathogens. In vitro cytotoxicity of mixture gave an LC(50) of 10.58 microg mL(-1) towards Vero monkey kidney cells...
  90. doi Botanical characterization of Guiera senegalensis leaves
    Olga Silva
    iMed UL CECF, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Lisbon, Av Prof Gama Pinto, 1649 019 Lisbon, Portugal
    Microsc Microanal 14:398-404. 2008
    Guiera senegalensis J. F. Gmel. (Combretaceae) is one of the most important West African medicinal plants, often used to treat a variety of microbial infections...
  91. doi The biological activity and chemistry of the southern African Combretaceae
    J N Eloff
    Phytomedicine Programme, Department of Paraclinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria, Private Bag X04, Onderstepoort 0110, South Africa
    J Ethnopharmacol 119:686-99. 2008
    Members of the Combretaceae family are widely traded in the traditional medicine market in southern Africa. The family is also used for medicinal purposes in the rest of Africa and Asia for close to 90 medicinal indications...
  92. doi Evaluation of selected South African plant species for antioxidant, antiplatelet, and cytotoxic activity
    M M Suleiman
    Phytomedicine Programme, Department of Paraclinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria, Onderstepoort, South Africa
    Pharm Biol 48:643-50. 2010
    ..E. van Wyk (Combretaceae), Commiphora harveyi (Engl.) Engl. (Burseraceae), Khaya anthotheca (Welm.) C...
  93. pmc Ethnobotanical survey of anti-asthmatic plants in South Western Nigeria
    M A Sonibare
    Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med 5:340-5. 2008
    ..The plants' families represented in the collection include, Amaryllidaceae, Apocynaceae, Combretaceae, Euphorbiaceae, Moraceae, Solanaceae, Zingiberaceae and others...
  94. ncbi The diversity of antibacterial compounds of Terminalia species (Combretaceae)
    S L Shinde
    Department of Botany, Shri Shivaji College, Parbhani, Maharashtra, India
    Pak J Biol Sci 12:1483-6. 2009
    ..Terminalia catappa found to possess the compounds which are more antibacterial. Terminalia arjuna and T. catappa plants were found most promising for isolating antibacterial compounds...
  95. doi Antihyperglycaemic activity of aqueous leaf extract of Combretum micranthum (Combretaceae) in normal and alloxan-induced diabetic rats
    Aminu Chika
    Department of Pharmacology, College of Health Sciences, Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Ali Akilu Road, Sokoto, Nigeria
    J Ethnopharmacol 129:34-7. 2010
    ..To investigate antidiabetic effect of the leaves of Combretum micranthum G. Don, a medicinal plant used for treating diabetes in Northwestern Nigeria...
  96. ncbi Effect of 1,2,3,4,6-penta-O-galloyl-beta-D-glucose on elastase and hyaluronidase activities and its type II collagen expression
    Song Ja Kim
    Department of Biology, Kongju National University, Kongju 314 701, Korea
    Acta Pol Pharm 67:145-50. 2010
    ..from natural resources, fifty Korean plants were screened, and the fruit of Terminalia chebula RETZIUS (Combretaceae) was selected for further structural isolation due to its potent efficacy...
  97. ncbi Antioxidant activity of acetone extract/fractions of Terminalia bellerica Roxb. fruit
    Sanjay Guleria
    Division of Biochemistry and Plant Physiology, Sher e Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology, Chatha 180 009, Jammu, India
    Indian J Biochem Biophys 47:110-6. 2010
    Terminalia bellerica Roxb. (Family: Combretaceae) has been valued in Indian system of medicine for treatment of wide range of diseases and reported to have antioxidant properties...
  98. doi Phylogeographic structure of Terminalia franchetii (combretaceae) in southwest China and its implications for drainage geological history
    Ticao Zhang
    Key Laboratory of Biodiversity and Biogeography, Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Science, Lanheilu Road 132, Kunming, 650204 Yunnan, China
    J Plant Res 124:63-73. 2011
    ..franchetii result from vicariance caused by several historical drainage capture events, involving the separation of the Upper Jinshajiang, Yalongjiang and Daduhe from the Honghe or Nanpanjiang in southwest China...
  99. doi In vitro anti-aging activities of Terminalia chebula gall extract
    Aranya Manosroi
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
    Pharm Biol 48:469-81. 2010
    ..The galls of Terminalia chebula Retz. (Combretaceae) frequently appear in many Thai Lanna medicinal plant recipes for promoting longevity.
  100. doi In vivo antifungal effect of Combretum and Terminalia species extracts on cutaneous wound healing in immunosuppressed rats
    P Masoko
    Phytomedicine Programme, Department of Paraclinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, University of Pretoria, Onderstepoort, South Africa
    Pharm Biol 48:621-32. 2010
    Acetone leaf extracts of Combretaceae species Combretum imberbe Wawra, Combretum nelsonii Duemmer, Combretum albopunctatum Suesseng, and Terminalia sericea Burch ex DC and a mixture of asiatic acid and arjunolic acid isolated from C...
  101. doi Antimalarial herbal remedies of Msambweni, Kenya
    J M Nguta
    Department of Public Health, Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Nairobi, PO Box 30197, Nairobi 00100, Kenya
    J Ethnopharmacol 128:424-32. 2010
    ..Rubiaceae), Amaranthus hybridus L. (Amaranthaceae), Combretum padoides Engl and Diels. (Combretaceae), Senecio syringitolius O. Hoffman. (Compositae), Ocimum suave Willd (Labiatae), Aloe macrosiphon Bak...