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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We also aimed to assess the phytochemical profile of these extracts to support the therapeutic use of A. Peptic ulcer is among major concerns in the modern world due to emergence of unhealthy food and food contamination. Screening of different Artemisia spp. In the present study, the screening of cytotoxic effect of plant extracts from A.

Interestingly, hydrolysable tannins were absent in all the extracts [ 6 ]. The extracts decreased the absorbance of the complex solution in a concentration dependent manner.

Cancer remains one of the leading causes of mortality worldwide. Section Tridentatae consists of eleven to thirteen species of coarse shrubs, which nilagrica very prominent parts of the flora in western North America. The chemical composition of extracts, studied in terms of phenolics, total flavonoids, triterpenoids, tannins and alkaloids were also determined. International Journal of Artemisla Tech Research 2: There were about The results indicated that apart from phenolics as antioxidant constituents, the extracts of the plant under study possess other phytochemical entities which may possess some other medicinal applications.


Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Indian journal of pharmaceutical sciences Habitat destruction for agricultural purposes and low seed viability is a major concern for the propagation nilagiricaa these plants. Another study showed the precence of essential oils in A.

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It consists of 80 species found in both North America and Eurasia, [5] niilagirica which the best-known is perhaps Artemisia dracunculusthe spice tarragon.

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Horticulture-new technologies and applications. The result showed positive result for inhibitory wrtemisia of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria except for Staphylococcus aureus, Enterococcus faecalis and Klebsiella pneumoniae.

Artemisia montana Nakai Pamp. Previously many research reports have shown the potential insecticidal [ 9 ] and antibacterial activity of A. This variation in activity could nilagircia due to the different sensitivity of cell line towards the bioactive compounds in the extract or to tissue specific response [ 65 ]. Chinese mugwort, Artemisia argyiis used in traditional Chinese medicine.

A detailed study was performed on the antioxidant activity and antiproliferative activity of artemsiia methanol extract of A. Leaves are alternate, large, ovate and lobbed, deeply pinnatisect with nilagieica stipule-like lobes at the base, pubescent above, ash-grey or white-tomentose beneath; upper most leaves are smaller, 3-fid or entire, lanceolate. Picrothamnus desertorum ] Artemisia splendens Willd.

Another analysis by Ahameethunisa et al. Search in all groups Search within this group. The variation in the phytochemical profile compared to earlier reports [ 4243 ] in the present work may be the result of the involvement of these compounds in different functional roles in the plants collected from different places of the world.


Thirty regenerated plants from tissue culture were selected randomly and their qualitative and quantitative morphological traits were studied in detail.

Gay ex Besser Artemisia ordosica Krasch. The frequency of ex-vitro survival and growth of acclimatized plant in different potting mixtures.

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Likewise, molecular markers were successfully used to reveal the genetic fidelity of micropropagated plants in Andrographis paniculata Dandin and Murthy bAtremisia absinthium Kour et al. In Artemisia vulgaris it has been observed that shooting response was increased when BAP 4.

Related observations Show all. Fungal infection in recent times are showing high rates specially among immunosuppressed patients, patients undergoing organ transplants, some other stem cell based therapies and among those suff ering from endemic diseases like AIDS and cancer [ 12 ]. However, these defensive mechanisms are sometimes insufficient to prevent the damage entirely due to the various pathological processes, therefore, antioxidant supplements are vital to combat oxidative damage [ 5 ].