Common name: Indian Wormwood, Fleabane, Mugwort • Hindi: नागदोना Nagdona, दवना Davana • Manipuri: লেইবাক ঙৌ Leibakngou. Natural products are the main stay of the alternative system of medicine. Artemisia nilagirica is commonly known as the Indian wormwood. Undershrubs, ca. m tall, aromatic, perennial, fruticose; stems paniculately branched, incanus, pubescent or tomentose. Leaves simple alternate, upper ones.

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Effect of phytohormones on micropropagation of Artemisia vulgaris L. Studies have indicated that enhanced formation of nitric oxide by iNOS have been responsible for inflammatory disorders of the joints, atherosclerosis, cancer and diabetes [ 53 ].

The build-up of toxic iron causes tissue damage and leads to various complications in human beings. Senecio cinerariaSilene coronaria syn. The first highly effective anti-malarial drug was extracted from A. Introduction Artemisia nilagirica var.

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Safety and clinical applications. ANH did not show any presence of tannins in the experimental conditions. Natural History Natural History Cyclicity.

Recurrent production of plants of black palm, Syzygisum cumnii L. Increased formation of lipid peroxides and aldehydes is critical in the progression of atherosclerosis, arthritis, cancer and several neurodegenerative diseases and other immunological disorders [ 54 ]. Guidelines Upcoming Special Issues. II, Singh, N.

But most of the medicinal effects which has been observed are not yet studied preclinically and researchers are not focusing on the effects like antiulcer or antidiarrhoeal activity. The biochemical and pharmacological studies in the present review confirms the therapeutic efficiency of A.


Indian journal of pharmaceutical sciences The fruit are minute, bracts ovate or oblong.

Physiol Mol Biol Plants. Medicinal plants are receiving great attention because of their significant antioxidant potential, minimal adverse effects and economic affordability [ 7 ]. Then, the mixture was vortexed vigorously and artemisiaa incubated at room temperature for 10 min.

Notable species include A. Artemisia olchonensis Leonova Artemisia oliveriana J. The study was performed by using Gas Chromatography- Mass Spectrometry. The leaves of many species are covered with white hairs.

The phytochemical screening of A. Rapid isolation of high molecular weight plant DNA. The plants were irrigated with Hoagland solution twice in a week. Artemisia arborescens — tree wormwood Artemisia arbuscula Nutt.

Control group containing without treatment was run in each assay. Views Read Edit View history. The results of this study clearly indicated that assayed nipagirica were virtually non-toxic and had negligible inhibitory effects on cell proliferation against peritoneal macrophages and there was minimal reduction in cell survivability Table 2.

Please review our privacy policy. Roots as an enhancing factor for the production of artemisinin in shoot cultures of Artemisia annua. Cancer remains one of the leading causes of mortality worldwide. In spite of a considerable progress in cancer treatment during the recent past, drug resistance and the hostile side effects of the established cytostatic compounds is a primary cause of concern.

Authors would also like to extend nilagircia to the Mr.

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nilaglrica Anthemideae at a Continental Crossroads: Artanacetum Rzazade Rzazade Abrotanum Mill. The flowers are small and stand in nilagurica narrow clusters at the top of the stem, subglobose heads, in spicate or sub erect or horizontal panicled racemes [ 4 ].


To better understand the rapid diversification and radiation relative to Old World Artemisiaa closer study of Beriginian or Arctic species may provide missing links. Of all the extracts, ANE revealed maximum antioxidant activity with percentage inhibition of Curcumin was also used as positive control for K cells that showed a percentage inhibition of The results are shown in Table 1. It is imperative to perform more artemissia one type of antioxidant capacity measurement to take into account the various mechanisms of antioxidant action [ 46 ], hence, we employed series of in vitro assays to get a broader prospective of antioxidant potential of this plant.

A study used agar disk diffusion method to study the antibacterial activity of A. For this purpose, a test of cytotoxicity to peritoneal macrophages was performed in order to determine the selectivity to biological activity. The reduction in absorbance at nm upon the addition of extracts as well as nilagiricq the reference compound indicated the consumption of superoxide anion in the nilagiric mixture.

Briefly, the superoxide anions were generated in 2 ml of phosphate buffer mM, pH 7.