sansevieria

Summary

Summary: A plant genus of the family Asparagaceae that contains steroidal SAPONINS.

Top Publications

  1. Pettit G, Zhang Q, Pinilla V, Hoffmann H, Knight J, Doubek D, et al. Antineoplastic agents. 534. isolation and structure of sansevistatins 1 and 2 from the African Sansevieria ehrenbergii. J Nat Prod. 2005;68:729-33 pubmed
    ..sansevistatin 1 (2), and sansevistatin 2 (3) were isolated (10(-5) % yield) from the CH3OH-CH2Cl2 extract of Sansevieria ehrenbergii, accompanied by three known steroidal saponins (4-6)...
  2. Haldar P, Kar B, Bala A, Bhattacharya S, Mazumder U. Antitumor activity of Sansevieria roxburghiana rhizome against Ehrlich ascites carcinoma in mice. Pharm Biol. 2010;48:1337-43 pubmed publisher
    b>Sansevieria roxburghiana Schult. & Schult. f. (Agavaceae) is a herbaceous perennial plant traditionally used for coughs, rheumatism; as an expectorant, febrifuge, purgative, and tonic.
  3. He H, Xing J, Liu C, Li C, Ma Z, Li J, et al. Actinoplanes rhizophilus sp. nov., an actinomycete isolated from the rhizosphere of Sansevieria trifasciata Prain. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2015;65:4763-8 pubmed publisher
    A novel actinomycete, designated strain NEAU-A-2T, was isolated from the rhizosphere soil of Sansevieria trifasciata Prain collected from Heilongjiang province, north-east China...
  4. Tian L, Meng Q, Wang L, Dong J, Wu H. Research on the Effect of Electrical Signals on Growth of Sansevieria under Light-Emitting Diode (LED) Lighting Environment. PLoS ONE. 2015;10:e0131838 pubmed publisher
    ..The electrical signal data were collected from Sansevieria leaves under the different illumination conditions, and the data was analyzed in time domain, frequency domain ..
  5. Tchegnitegni B, Teponno R, Jenett Siems K, Melzig M, Miyamoto T, Tapondjou L. A dihydrochalcone derivative and further steroidal saponins from Sansevieria trifasciata Prain. Z Naturforsch C. 2017;72:477-482 pubmed publisher
    Phytochemical investigation of the aerial parts of Sansevieria trifasciata, one of the most common Dracaenaceae plants, has resulted in the isolation of a new dihydrochalcone derivative named trifasciatine C (1), four previously ..
  6. Boraphech P, Suksabye P, Kulinfra N, Kongsang W, Thiravetyan P. Cleanup of trimethylamine (fishy odor) from contaminated air by various species of Sansevieria spp. and their leaf materials. Int J Phytoremediation. 2016;18:1002-13 pubmed publisher
    Removal of trimethylamine (TMA) by 10 different living Sansevieria spp. and their dried leaf materials was studied...
  7. Sarmast M, Salehi H, Khosh Khui M. Seismomorphogenesis: a novel approach to acclimatization of tissue culture regenerated plants. 3 Biotech. 2014;4:599-604 pubmed publisher
    ..m. and 9:00 p.m. for 2, 4, 8, and 16 min at 250 rpm for 14 days) on Sansevieria trifasciata L. as a model plant...
  8. Treesubsuntorn C, Boraphech P, Thiravetyan P. Trimethylamine removal by plant capsule of Sansevieria kirkii in combination with Bacillus cereus EN1. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2017;24:10139-10149 pubmed publisher
    ..By screening native microorganisms from Sansevieria kirkii exposed to 100 ppm TMA, it was shown that endophytic bacteria number 1 (EN1) and number 2 (EN2) have a ..
  9. Bhattacharjee N, Khanra R, Dua T, Das S, De B, Zia Ul Haq M, et al. Sansevieria roxburghiana Schult. & Schult. F. (Family: Asparagaceae) Attenuates Type 2 Diabetes and Its Associated Cardiomyopathy. PLoS ONE. 2016;11:e0167131 pubmed publisher
    b>Sansevieria roxburghiana Schult. & Schult. F. (Family: Asparagaceae) rhizome has been claimed to possess antidiabetic activity in the ethno-medicinal literature in India...

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  1. Kamath S, Sharma M, Ravishankar B, Mundugaru R. In-vivo study of tissue reaction to Crotalaria pallida and Sansevieria roxburghiana fibers. J Ayurveda Integr Med. 2017;8:82-87 pubmed publisher
    ..Among the suture materials mentioned by Sushrutacharya, Moorva (Sansevieria roxburghiana) and Shana (Crotalaria pallida) have been showed insignificant tissue reaction in operated cases ..
  2. Giovannini P, Howes M. Medicinal plants used to treat snakebite in Central America: Review and assessment of scientific evidence. J Ethnopharmacol. 2017;199:240-256 pubmed publisher
    ..Piper amalago L., Aristolochia trilobata L., Sansevieria hyacinthoides (L.) Druce, Strychnos panamensis Seem., Dorstenia contrajerva L., Scoparia dulcis L...
  3. Silva M, Seneviratne S, Weerakoon D, Goonasekara C. Characterization of Daboia russelii and Naja naja venom neutralizing ability of an undocumented indigenous medication in Sri Lanka. J Ayurveda Integr Med. 2017;8:20-26 pubmed publisher
    ..the neutralizing ability of a herbal preparation practiced in indigenous medicine of Sri Lanka, consisting of Sansevieria cylindrica, Jatropha podagrica and Citrus aurantiifolia, for its ability to neutralize venom toxins of Naja ..
  4. Teponno R, Tanaka C, Jie B, Tapondjou L, Miyamoto T. Trifasciatosides A-J, Steroidal Saponins from Sansevieria trifasciata. Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo). 2016;64:1347-55 pubmed publisher
    ..with twelve known compounds were isolated from the n-butanol soluble fraction of the methanol extract of Sansevieria trifasciata...
  5. Maheshwari R, Shreedhara C, Polu P, Managuli R, Xavier S, Lobo R, et al. Characterization of the Phenolic Compound, Gallic Acid from Sansevieria roxburghiana Schult and Schult. f. Rhizomes and Antioxidant and Cytotoxic Activities Evaluation. Pharmacogn Mag. 2017;13:S693-S699 pubmed publisher
    i>Sansevieria roxburghiana Schult. and Schult. f. (Asparagaceae) grows in India, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, and tropical Africa...
  6. Sriprapat W, Suksabye P, Areephak S, Klantup P, Waraha A, Sawattan A, et al. Uptake of toluene and ethylbenzene by plants: removal of volatile indoor air contaminants. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2014;102:147-51 pubmed publisher
    ..Of the twelve plant species examined, the highest toluene removal was found in Sansevieria trifasciata, while the ethylbenzene removal from air was with Chlorophytum comosum...
  7. Chigozie I, Chidinma I. Positive moderation of the hematology, plasma biochemistry and ocular indices of oxidative stress in alloxan-induced diabetic rats, by an aqueous extract of the leaves of Sansevieria liberica Gerome and Labroy. Asian Pac J Trop Med. 2013;6:27-36 pubmed publisher
    To investigate the ability of an aqueous extract of the leaves of Sansevieria liberica (S. liberica) to alter the hematology, plasma biochemistry and ocular indices of oxidative stress in alloxan-induced diabetic rats...
  8. Andhare R, Raut M, Naik S. Evaluation of antiallergic and anti-anaphylactic activity of ethanolic extract of Sanseveiria trifasciata leaves (EEST) in rodents. J Ethnopharmacol. 2012;142:627-33 pubmed publisher
    The leaves and rhizomes of Sansevieria trifasciata are used in folk medicine for treating bronchitis, asthma, cough, snake bite and insect bite etc. The ethanolic extract elicited analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic activity...
  9. Chinasa E, Ifeoma I, Obodoike E, Chhukwuemeka E. Evaluation of anti-inflammatory property of the leaves of Sansevieria liberica ger. and labr. (fam: Dracaenaceae). Asian Pac J Trop Med. 2011;4:791-5 pubmed publisher
    To evaluate the anti-inflammatory property of leaves of Sansevieria liberica Ger. and Labr. and to ascertain the toxicity and phytochemical profiles of the extract of the leaves...
  10. Anbu J, Jayaraj P, Varatharajan R, Thomas J, Jisha J, Muthappan M. Analgesic and antipyretic effects of Sansevieria trifasciata leaves. Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 2009;6:529-33 pubmed
    The ethanol and water extracts of Sansevieria trifasciata leaves showed dose-dependent and significant (P < 0.05) increase in pain threshold in tail-immersion test...
  11. Adeyemi O, Akindele A, Ogunleye E. Evaluation of the antidiarrhoeal effect of Sanseviera liberica Gerome & Labroy (Agavaceae) root extract. J Ethnopharmacol. 2009;123:459-63 pubmed publisher
    ..The aqueous root extract of Sansevieraliberica (Agavaceae), SL, is used in Traditional African Medicine (TAM) for the treatment of diarrhoea. However, the scientific basis for this usage has not been established...
  12. Da Silva Antunes A, da Silva B, Parente J, Valente A. A new bioactive steroidal saponin from Sansevieria cylindrica. Phytother Res. 2003;17:179-82 pubmed
    A new steroidal saponin was isolated from the leaves of Sansevieria cylindrica...
  13. Anulewicz Ostrowska R, Jastrzebska I, Morzycki J, Wojcik J. An assisted solvolysis of 23-spirostanyl bromides and tosylates. A new rearrangement of spirostanes to the bisfuran systems. J Org Chem. 2002;67:6916-24 pubmed
    ..The reactions of the starting compounds with axial substituents (23R) at C23 require drastic conditions and result in the formation of the corresponding olefin accompanied by the rearranged product (in the case of the 25S isomer only)...