Journal of Diseases and Medicinal Plants

Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2022

  • The Effect of Saffron (Crocus sativus L. Iridaceae) Orally Administration on Blood Level of Sex Hormones in Rats

    Babaev Khanaga Fizuli, Shukurova Parvana Agababa, Ibragimov Anar Shamistan, Abbasov Ragif Yusub, Ibragimova Jale Muchtar, Alieva Ravana Iqbal, Gasimova Gulnara Zair

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 24-27
    Received: Feb. 20, 2022
    Accepted: Mar. 15, 2022
    Published: Apr. 14, 2022
    Abstract: Modern medicine is currently marked by an increased interest in herbal pharmaceutical drugs traditionally applied in folk medicine in a significant number of diseases. In this regard, saffron (Crocus sativus L. Iridaceae) is of particular importance. This paper presents the results of study of the effects of Azerbaijan-grown saffron on blood level ... Show More
  • Estimation of Soil Constituents Affecting Growth of Medicinal Weed Ipomoea cairica (L.) Sweet

    Neha Rauniyar, Deepa Srivastava

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 28-33
    Received: Mar. 18, 2022
    Accepted: Apr. 02, 2022
    Published: Apr. 26, 2022
    Abstract: The adaptive nature of medicinal plants to their environment is often seen due to their general occurrence. If we consider some wildflower species, they are exceptionally site-specific along with their nature of growth in different soil types and concentrations, so the patchiness of these medicinal plants is often reported in the arable fields. In ... Show More
  • Molecular Docking Studies of Phytochemicals Against RNA-dependent RNA Polymerase of Mucormycosis

    Vikas Jha, Bhakti Madaye, Esha Gupta, Shreya Thube, Sankalp Kasbe, Darpan Kaur Matharoo, Piya Shah, Mafiz Shaikh, Arpita Marick

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 34-40
    Received: Mar. 24, 2022
    Accepted: Apr. 20, 2022
    Published: Apr. 29, 2022
    Abstract: Background: Mucormycosis, also referred to as black fungus, is a fatal Angio invasive fungal infection caused by a colony of molds known as mucoromycetes. Rhizopus oryzae is a major fungus that is responsible for almost 70% of the total mucormycosis cases. RNA-dependent RNA polymerase (RdRp), is a crucial enzyme in the RNA polymerization mechanism ... Show More
  • Effect of Hydroalcoholic Extract of Stem Bark of Bridelia ferruginea on Blood Coagulation

    Messanh Delagnon Irenee Kueviakoe, Sabrina Chris Janiba Sanvee, Hezouwe Magnang, Komlan Mawubédjro Dossou-Yovo, Aboudoulatif Diallo, Ahoefa Vovor, Kwashie Eklu-Gadegbeku

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 41-45
    Received: Apr. 01, 2022
    Accepted: May 12, 2022
    Published: May 24, 2022
    Abstract: Bridelia ferruginea is a plant commonly used in several regions of the world for its various properties. It is offered to certain patients with cerebrovascular accidents. It is with this in mind that this study is undertaken in order to verify whether B. ferruginea has an activity on blood coagulation. Materiel and method: Stem bark of B. ferrugine... Show More