Ethnopharmacological relevance: Aquilaria spp. (agarwood) has been a part of Ayurvedic and Traditional Chinese Medicine for centuries. Aquilaria malaccensis is a large evergreen tree which occurs in Bangladesh, Aquilaria spp. have been observed to have a low natural regeneration and to be . ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Aquilaria spp. (agarwood) has been a part of Ayurvedic and Traditional Chinese Medicine for centuries. Agarwood.
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Range, transit, consumer, and producer Parties of agarwood products are invited to compile and publish identification manuals on agarwood products, taking into consideration the updated version of the Glossary provided in the Annex to document PC22 Doc. Literature abstracts and full text articles from journals, aquilarja, reports and electronic aquilzria Google Scholar, Elsevier, PubMed, Read Cube, Scopus, Springer, and Web of Scienceas well as from other relevant websites, are surveyed, analysed and included in this review.
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Aquilaria Spp. (Agarwood)
Showing of 7 extracted citations. HamoudaNadia Z. A review of traditional use, phytochemistry and pharmacology. Agarwood plant materials are considered to be safe based on the doses tested.
As wild agarwood trees are critically endangered and vulnerable, sustainable agricultural and forestry practices are necessary for the further development and utilization of agarwood as a source of health beneficial compounds. You are here Home. Current activities on selected species and other key topics. Citations Publications citing this paper. Essential information for applying, implementing and enforcing the Convention.
Antioxidative compounds from Aquilaria crassna leaf. Isolation and characterisation of acetylcholinesterase inhibitors from Aquilaria subintegra for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease AD. Agarwood-producing taxa Aquilaria spp.
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Skip to main content. Reporting requirements Annual report Annual Illegal aqquilaria report Implementation report Ad hoc reports. Agarwood has also been used as a traditional medicine in Southeast Asian countries, Bangladesh and Tibet. BoxKuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Skip to search form Skip to main content. Fauna marine species Sharks and manta rays Queen conch Introduction from the sea. They are encouraged to distribute these identification manuals as training material to management and enforcement officials. Press releases Other news items Newsletter Archive. The crude extracts and some of the isolated compounds exhibit anti-allergic, anti-inflammatory, anti-diabetic, anti-cancer, anti-oxidant, anti-ischemic, anti-microbial, hepatoprotective, laxative, and mosquitocidal properties and effects spl the central nervous system.
CITES is an international agreement between governments, aimed to ensure that international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants does not threaten their survival. Its common uses include the treatment of joint pain, inflammatory-related ailments, and diarrhoea, as well as a stimulant, sedative and cardioprotective agent.
Future research should be directed towards the bio-guided isolation of bioactive compounds with proper chemical characterisation and investigations of the underlying mechanisms towards drug discovery. Indeed, agarwood contains a plethora of bioactive compounds that now elegantly support their use in traditional medicine.
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The traditional medicinal use of agarwood plant materials has provided clues to their pharmacological properties. Antidiabetic activities of Malaysian agarwood Aquilaria spp. A literature survey of agarwood plant materials showed that they contain sesquiterpenes, 2 phenylethyl -4H-chromenone derivatives, genkwanins, mangiferins, iriflophenones, cucurbitacins, terpenoids and phenolic acids.
Enforcement Introduction Enforcement focal points Wildlife crime linked to the Internet Wildlife forensics. From This Paper Topics from this paper. Agarwood has also been used as a traditional medicine in Southeast Asian countries, Bangladesh and Tibet.
aquilara Secondary metabolites from the leaves of Aquilaria agallocha. Rothan Current Alzheimer research In this paper, we aim to provide an overview of the phytochemistry, ethnomedicinal use, pharmacological activities and safety of plant materials from Aquilaria spp.
Mahidol University Journal of Pharmaceutical…. Characterization of ethanolic extracts of agarwood leaves. However, the toxicity and safety of the materials, including the smoke from agarwood incense burning, should be further investigated.
Its common uses include the treatment of joint pain, inflammatory-related ailments, and diarrhoea, as well as a stimulant, sedative and cardioprotective aquilariq.
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