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Title Bioactive compounds of medicinal plants : properties and potential for human health / editors, Megh R. Goyal, Ademola Olabode Ayeleso
Published Oakville, ON ; Waretown, NJ : Apple Academic Press, [2019]
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Series Innovations in plant science for better health : from soil to fork
Innovations in plant science for better health : from soil to fork
Contents Phytochemistry and antifungal activity of desmodium adscendens root extracts / Nwanekwu Kenneth Emeka, Adeniyi Bola, and Mahady Gail -- Bioactive compounds in plants and their antioxidant capacity / Oluyemisi E. Adelakun, Islamiyat Folashade Bolarinwa, and Johnson Akinwumi Adejuyitan -- Plants of the genus Syzygium (Myrtaceae) : a review on ethnobotany, medicinal properties, and phytochemistry / Ian Edwin Cock and Matthew Cheesman -- Effects of Talinum triangulare on hepatic antioxidant gene expression profile in carbon tetrachloride-induced rat liver injury / Gbenga Anthony Adefolaju, Benedict Abiola Falana, Adeoye Oluwole Oyewopo, and Anthony Mwakikunga -- Review on potential of seeds and value-added products of Bambara groundnut (Vigna subterranea) : antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and anti-oxidative stress / Yvonne Yeukai Murevanhema, Victoria Adaora Jideani, and Oluwafemi Omoniyi Oguntibeju -- Antioxidant and antimicrobial activity of Opuntia aurantiaca Lindl / Wilfred Mbeng Otang and Anthony Jide Afolayan -- Dietary Intervention of Utazi (Gongrenema latifolium) supplemented diet using wistar male rat animal brain model / Esther Emem Nwanna, Ganiyu Oboh, and Olukemi Abimbola Okediran -- Therapeutic potentials of selected medicinal plants in the management of diabetes mellitus : a review / Folorunso Adewale Olabiyi, Yapo Guillaume Aboua, and Oluwafemi Omoniyi Oguntibeju -- Medicinal activities of Anchomanes difformis and its potential in the treatment of diabetes mellitus and other disease conditions : a review / Toyin D. Udje, Nicole L. Brooks, and Oluwafemi O. Oguntibeju -- Screening of different extracts of Ageratum conyzoides for inhibition of diabetes-related enzymes / Mutiu I. Kazeem, Oluwatosin O. Ogunkelu, Ademola O. Ayeleso, and Emmanuel Mukwevho -- Potential of Catharanthus roseus and Punica granatum in the management and treatment of diabetes mellitus and its complications / Mediline Goboza, Prisca Kachepe, Yapo Guillaume Aboua, and Oluwafemi Omoniyi Oguntibeju -- Ginger and turmeric supplemented diet as a novel dietary approach for management of hypertension : a review / Ayodele Jacob Akinyemi, Ganiyu Oboh, and Maria Rosa Chitolina Schetinger
Summary "Bioactive Compounds of Medicinal Plants: Properties and Potential for Human Health sheds light on the immense potential of medicinal plants from human health from different technological aspects, focusing on the continent of Africa. The volume presents new research on bioactive compounds in medicinal plants that provide health benefits, medicinal plant and plant products for health promotion, medicinal plants for the management of diabetes mellitus, and medicinal plants for the management of hypertension."--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, July 18, 2018)
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Subject Plants, Medicinal.
Diabetes Mellitus -- drug therapy.
Plant Extracts -- therapeutic use.
Materia medica, Vegetable.
Plant extracts -- Therapeutic use
MEDICAL -- Pharmacology.
Materia medica, Vegetable.
Form Electronic book
Author Ayeleso, Ademola Olabode, editor.
Goyal, Megh Raj, editor.
LC no. 2018024978
ISBN 1351376411