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Biological and pre-clinical trial evaluation of a local medicinal plant bacopa monnieri (L.) Penn

Azad, Abul Kalam and Awang, Mohamed and Rahman, Md. Mokhlesur and Akter, Seikh Farid Uddin (2012) Biological and pre-clinical trial evaluation of a local medicinal plant bacopa monnieri (L.) Penn. International Journal of Current Research and Review, 4 (19). pp. 92-99. ISSN 0975-5241 (O), 2231-2196 (P)

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This study work was carried out to investigate the pharmacological prooperlies of 'Bacopa monxieri'. This study reveals that the plant has antibacterial and antimutagenic activities. Thus an attempt was made to reinvestigate aforementioned anrimicrobial as well as cytotoxic properties for the bark constituents. Bacopa monnieri (L.) Penn., (root bark and stem bark) have been intended to be accomplished in this study. Review of the biological activities of Bacopa monnieri (L.) Penn. The powdered plant was successively extracted with ether solvent. The antimicrobial investigation showed activity against four bacteria and one fungus.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 4330/26236
Uncontrolled Keywords: Antibacterial, Antimutagenic, Menorrhoea, decolorized, saponins, chemotaxonomy, cytotoxic, Isolation.
Subjects: Q Science > QD Chemistry
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Medicine > Department of Community Medicine (Effective: 1st January 2011)
Kulliyyah of Pharmacy > Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Depositing User: Dr Mohd Mokhlesur Rahman
Date Deposited: 29 Oct 2012 13:09
Last Modified: 28 Dec 2012 12:09
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/26236

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