Boesenbergia pandurata (Roxb.) Schltr. is a tropical plant that has been used as a spice and in traditional medicine. B. pandurata contains various bioactive. This plant has 8 different botanical names which are Boesenbergia cochinchinensis (Gagnep.) Loes., Boesenbergia pandurata (Roxb.) Schltr. The medicinal plant, Boesenbergia pandurata (Roxb.) Schltr., has been reported to possess anti-oxidative and anti-inflammatory properties;.

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From the empirical results mentioned previously, B.

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Isolation of panduratin Panddurata Panduratin A Fig. Traditional Medicine in Asia. The popularity of its ethnomedicinal usage has drawn the attention of scientists worldwide to further investigate its medicinal properties.

Inhibition of Lipid Peroxidation in Brain Lipid peroxidation is the oxidative degradation of lipid, which is a damaging process as generation of peroxidation products leads to the spread of free-radical reactions. Support Center Support Center. Crosslinking of proteins is mediated by transglutaminase 6. Toxicity Tests Given the high consumption of B.

National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. Induction of apoptosis and cell cycle arrest by a chalcone panduratin A isolated from Kaempferia pandurata in androgen-independent human prostate cancer cells PC3 and DU Panduratins D-I, novel secondary metabolites from rhizomes of Boesenbergia pandurata. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies.

Neuroprotective effect of these compounds was also demonstrated through L-glutamate toxicity study. The CE is a structure that prevents loss of water from the body, and it is formed by cross-linking of several proteins. Aside from the anticancer properties towards breast, colon, and prostate cancer, panduratin A also exhibited inhibitory activities against A human nonsmall cell lung cancer cells.


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With that, uniform quality and yield of the compounds boezenbergia be achieved without problem with variation due to seasonal and geographical reason [ 76 ].

Please review our privacy policy. A Previous study on thirty nine extracts from twelve local herbs reported that seven of the plant herbs, Murraya paniculataZingiber zerumbet, Alpinia galangaBarleria lupulinaB.

Enhanced paclitaxel productivity and release capacity of Taxus chinensis cell suspension cultures adapted to chitosan. Alston, Kaempferia cochinchinensis Gagnep.

The fresh rhizomes are used to treat inflammatory diseases, such as dental caries, dermatitis, dry cough and cold, tooth and gum diseases, swelling, wounds, boesenberggia, and dysentery, and bkesenbergia a diuretic [ 1314 ]. This shows that B. Singh YN, Blumentahl M. The antioxidant activity of pinostrobin was proven through its ability to reduce the level of thiobarbituric acid reactive substances TBARS and through ferric reducing antioxidant power FRAP assay which gave a value of Medicinal plants of Asia Zingiberoideae Spices.

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Flora of British India. The strongest inhibition effect was shown by Z. Sensory quality Fingerroot has a strong, dominating flavour that I would, lacking a better term, classify as medical. Biofilm reduction effect was determined by further treating the bacteria with different concentrations of panduratin A 0. Author information Article notes Copyright and License information Boesennbergia.


With the development of medicinal chemistry and bioinformatics, we are well on our way to successfully develop plant-based drugs. European Journal of Pharmacology. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. Supplementary Material Chemical structure of B. Castellino S, Sims JJ.

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Its leaves are used by locals to alleviate food allergic and poisoning. It can be grated or, more rarely, used in form of thin slices.

Anti- Helicobacter pylori Activity Helicobacter pylori is a prominent Gram-negative bacteria that causes gastritis, dyspepsia, and peptic ulcer and has been linked to the development of gastric and colon cancer. The CE is well recognized as a marker of skin hydration and barrier function African Journal of Biotechnology.

The comparison hints at the fiddle-shaped stamina. However, it is now classified under the Boesenbergia genus [ 1 ]. These compounds have shown to exhibit great medicinal potential Table 2which will be described in more details on the following subtopics Table 1 Bioactive compounds that were extracted from the leaves, stems, and boesenberggia of B.