Indian Journal of Natural Products and Resources

(Formerly Natural Product Radiance);



Number 1

MARCH 2010

ISSN: 0976–0504 (print)

ISSN 0976–0512 (online)



Research papers


Anti-inflammatory, analgesic and anti-lipid peroxidative effects of Rhaphidophora pertusa (Roxb.) Schott. and Epipremnum pinnatum (Linn.) Engl. aerial parts



           A Linnet, P G Latha, M M Gincy, G I Anuja, S R Suja, S Shyamal, V J Shine, S Sini ,

           P Shikha, Mathew Dan and S Rajasekharan




Development of newer products with spun wrapped Jute yarns


           Alok Nath Roy and Gautam Basu




Assessment of antimicrobial and antioxidant activities of Dendrocnide sinuata (Blume) Chew leaves–A medicinal plant used by ethnic communities of North East India



           Bhaben Tanti, Alak Kumar Buragohain, Lisha Gurung, Debashree Kakati,

           Ajoy Kumar Das and Sailendra Prasad Borah




Pharmacognostical studies on Flickingeria nodosa (Dalz.) Seidenf. Stem and pseudobulbs – A botanical source of the Ayurvedic drug Jivanti



           V Madhavan, Gajendra Singh Tomar, S N Yoganarasimhan and M R Gurudeva




Effect of drying on the physico-chemical and organoleptic characteristics of Chayote (Sechium edule Sw.)


           Kulmeet Kaur, H R Sharma and Ranjana Verma




Evaluation of anti-inflammatory activity of the pods of Iklil-ul-Malik (Astragalus hamosus Linn.)


           A Hakim, Tajuddin, A Ghufran and J Nasreen




Pharmacognostical studies on the leaves of Cocculus hirsutus (Linn.) Diels – Chilahinta, an Ayurvedic drug


           V Madhavan, Mohamed Sajid Ullah, M R Gurudeva and S N Yoganarasimhan




Anti-inflammatory, analgesic and anti-lipid peroxidation studies on leaves of Commiphora caudata

           (Wight & Arn.) Engl.



           W Annu, P G Latha, J Shaji, G I Anuja, S R Suja, S Sini, S Shyamal , V J Shine,

           P Shikha and S Rajasekharan




Antimicrobial Studies on the extracts of Cocculus hirsutus Linn. and Hyptis suaveolens Poit.


           V Satish, V D Ravichandrian, Usha Gavani and Padmaa M Paarakh




In vitro anthelmintic studies of Chlorophytum borivilianum Sant. & Fernandez tubers


           S L Deore and S S Khadabadi




Pharmacognostical studies on the root tubers of Asparagus gonoclados Baker –Alternate source for the Ayurvedic drug Shatavari



           V Madhavan, Ranajit Damodhar Tijare,  R Mythreyi, M R Gurudeva and S N Yoganarasimhan




Economics of Foxnut (Euryale ferox Salisb.) cultivation: A case study from Manipur in North eastern India


           Alka Jain, H Birkumar Singh and P B Kanjilal




Effect of brassinosteroids on rooting and early vegetative growth of Coleus [Plectranthus forskohlii (Willd.) Briq.] stem cuttings



           K N Swamy and S Seeta Ram Rao




Effect of graded levels of NPK on fresh herb yield, oil yield and oil composition of six cultivars of menthol mint (Mentha arvensis Linn.)



           M Anwar, S Chand and D D Patra


Herbal remedies of asthma in Thoubal District of Manipur in North East India


           Mohd. Habibullah Khan and P S Yadava




Indigenous healthcare practices in Buldhana district (Maharashtra)


           Y A Ahirrao and D A Patil




Native plant genetic resources and traditional foods of Uttarakhand Himalaya for sustainable food security and livelihood



           P S Mehta, K S Negi and S N Ojha




Piscicidal plants used by Gond tribe of Kawal wildlife sanctuary, Andhra Pradesh, India


           E N Murthy, Chiranjibi Pattanaik, C Sudhakar Reddy and V S Raju




Traditional Herbal Medicinal Knowledge in Sagar Taluk of Shimoga District, Karnataka, India


           N Rajakumar and M B Shivanna




Traditional medicinal practices among the tribal people of Raigarh (Chhatisgarh), India


           S P Jain and J Singh




Short Communications


Nutrient profile and antioxidant components of Costus speciosus Sm. and Costus igneus Nak.


           Vishalakshi Devi D and Asna Urooj




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