Journal of
Medicinal Plants Research

  • Abbreviation: J. Med. Plants Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0875
  • DOI: 10.5897/JMPR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 3806

Table of Content: 3 January, 2017; 11(1)

January 2017

Comparative physicochemical, phytochemical and acute toxicity studies of two Ocimum species in Western Uganda

Ocimum gratissimum and Ocimum suave are species belonging to the Lamiaceae family; they have been domesticated and are widely grown in gardens in Western Uganda for its claimed beneficial effect in ethnomedical practice. This study was aimed at comparative evaluation of the physicochemical, phytochemical and acute toxicity potentials of their leaves. Dried leaves of O. gratissimum and O. suave were subjected to...

Author(s): Abayomi M. Ajayi, Annet Naluwuge, Peter Buyinza and Ivan Luswata

January 2017

Chemical profiling and chemical standardization of Vitex negundo using 13C NMR

Chemical profiling and standardization of the defatted methanol extract of the leaves of Vitex negundo L. were carried out using 13C nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) analysis followed by chemometric analysis of the chemical shift data. Chemical profile was obtained using a k-means cluster profile and chemical standardization which was achieved using a multivariate control chart. The V. negundo samples were made up of...

Author(s): Lolita G. Lagurin, John Daniel J. Magsalin, Anthony R. Zosa and Fabian M. Dayrit