Australian New Crops Info 2016
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Coccinia indica

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Coccinia grandis

 

This species has no synonyms in The Plant List

 

No common names have been found

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Coccinia indica: 223]

 

 

Popularity of Coccinia indica over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Coccinia indica (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Coccinia indica as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 1040]

 

Diabetes (22), Diabetes mellitus (21), Streptozotocin (17), Medicinal plants (13), Momordica charantia (13), Coccinia grandis (10), Insulin (10), Larvicidal activity (10), oxidative stress (10), Anopheles stephensi (8), Antioxidant (8), Antioxidants (8), India (8), Ovicidal activity (8), Traditional medicine (8), Bitter melon (7), blood glucose (6), Culex quinquefasciatus (6), Antidiabetic (5), <ARROW Ayurveda (5), Gymnema montanum (5), Aedes aegypti (4), Agglutinin (4), Alloxan (4), Biochemical parameters (4), Coccinia indica (4), Cucurbitaceae (4), dyslipidemia (4), hepatotoxicity (4), Hypoglycaemic activity (4), Indian medicinal plants (4), Oral hypoglycemic agents (4), Phytoconstituents (4), plant breeding (4), Plant extracts (4), plant genetics (4), rats (4), Repellent activity (4), Review (4), Anopheles subpictus (3), Antidiabetic activity (3), Antidiabetic plants (3), Carbohydrate-binding protein (3), carbon tetrachloride (3), Culex tritaeniorhynchus (3), Eugenia jambolana (3), Free radical (3), Glucose (3), Glucose transport (3), Glucose-6-phosphatase (3), Herbal medicine (3), horticultural crops (3), HPLC (3), Hypoglycemic (3), Larvicidal (3), Lipid peroxidation (3), Maroc (3), Morocco (3), Oxidative damage (3), Pancreas (3), plant health (3), Plants (3), Polyphenols (3), traitement (3), treatment (3), Type 2 diabetes (3), Achyranthes aspera (2), Active principle (2), AdulticidaDOWN>l (2), Albino rats (2), Aldose reductase (2), Amino acids (2), Analgesic (2), Analgesic activity (2), Anthocyanin (2), Antidiabetic potential (2), Antihyperglycemic agent (2), Antihyperglycemic effect (2), antioxidant activity (2), Antipyretic (2), apoptosis (2), Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (2), Arginine (2), Atlantic rainforest (2), Bangladesh (2), Bayesian phylogeny (2), Beta cell (2), Bioassay-guided fractionation (2), Bromocriptine (2), C. indica (2), Caesalpinia pulcherrima (2), callus (2)…..

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]

 

medicinal (41.57), oilseed/fat (32.18), timber (4.51), weed (2.91), ornamental (2.80), cereal (1.30), boundary (1.05), breeding (0.98), grain legume (0.91), shade (0.90)…..

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Recent mentions of this species in the literature:
[since 2012, with links to abstracts; The references from 1901-2013 which have been used for the trend, keyword and crop use/product analyses below, are listed below these references]

 

Verma HP and Singh SK (2017) Antifertility efficacy of Coccinia indica in male mice and its possible mechanisms of action on spermatogenesis. General and Comparative Endocrinology 241, 89-99. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0016648016301289

Chakraborty R, Roy S and Mandal V (2016) Assessment of traditional knowledge of the antidiabetic plants of Darjeeling and Sikkim Himalayas in the context of recent phytochemical and pharmacological advances. Journal of Integrative Medicine 14, 336-58. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2095496416602674

Chen F, Yuan Y, Chen C, Zhao Y, Tan W, Huang C, Xu X and Wang A (2016) Investigation of colloidal biogenic sulfur flocculation: Optimization using response surface analysis. Journal of Environmental Sciences 42, 227-35. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1001074215003617

Chowdhury FFK, Acharjee M and Noor R (2016) Maintenance of Environmental Sustainability Through Microbiological Study of Pharmaceutical Solid Wastes. CLEAN – Soil, Air, Water 44, 309-16. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/clen.201400777

da Silva GNS, Trindade FTT, dos Santos F, Gosmann G, e Silva AA and Gnoatto SCB (2016) Larvicidal activity of natural and modified triterpenoids against Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae). Pest Management Science 72, 1883-7. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ps.4221

Fu J, Zeng C, Zeng Z, Wang B and Gong D (2016) Cinnamomum camphora Seed Kernel Oil Ameliorates Oxidative Stress and Inflammation in Diet-Induced Obese Rats. Journal of Food Science 81, H1295-H300. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1750-3841.13271

Ghosh A, Jana K, Pakhira BP and Ghosh D (2016) Antiapoptotic efficacy of seed of Eugenia jambolana on testicular germ cell in experimental diabetic rat: a genomic study. Andrologia 48, 282-92. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/and.12444

May M and Schindler C (2016) Clinically and pharmacologically relevant interactions of antidiabetic drugs. Therapeutic Advances in Endocrinology and Metabolism 7, 69-83. http://tae.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/7/2/69

Noor MJ, Ahmad M, Ashraf MA, Zafar M and Sultana S (2016) A review of the pollen analysis of South Asian honey to identify the bee floras of the region. Palynology 40, 54-65. http://palynology.geoscienceworld.org/cgi/content/abstract/40/1/54

Parthiban R, Vijayakumar S, Prabhu S and Morvin Yabesh JGE (2016) Quantitative traditional knowledge of medicinal plants used to treat livestock diseases from Kudavasal taluk of Thiruvarur district, Tamil Nadu, India. Revista Brasileira de Farmacognosia 26, 109-21. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0102695X15001489

Sheikh BY (2016) The role of prophetic medicine in the management of diabetes mellitus: A review of literature. Journal of Taibah University Medical Sciences 11, 339-52. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1658361216000032

Sousa A, Bellot S, Fuchs J, Houben A and Renner SS (2016) Analysis of transposable elements and organellar DNA in male and female genomes of a species with a huge Y chromosome reveals distinct Y centromeres. The Plant Journal 88, 387-96. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tpj.13254

Vijayakumar S, Harikrishnan JP, Prabhu S, Morvin Yabesh JE and Manogar P (2016) Quantitative Ethnobotanical Survey of Traditional Siddha Medical Practitioners from Thiruvarur District with Hepatoprotective Potentials through In Silico Methods. Achievements in the Life Sciences 10, 11-26. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2078152015300407

Akon T, Das KK, Nitu LN and Noor R (2015) Demonstration of in vitro antibacterial activity of the popular cosmetics items used by the Dhaka locality. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 5, Supplement 1, S121-S6. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180815608726

Angyalossy V, Pace MR and Lima AC (2015) Liana anatomy: a broad perspective on structural evolution of the vascular system. In ‘Ecology of Lianas’. (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 251-87. (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781118392409.ch19

Desai GS, Desai SV, Gavaskar RS, Mulabagal V, Wu Y and Mathews ST (2015) Blood Glucose-lowering Effect of T.procumbens L.: A Pilot Clinical Study in Individuals with Type 2 Diabetes. Phytotherapy Research 29, 1404-11. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ptr.5394

Kumar G, Mishra P, Anantharam V and Surolia A (2015) Luffa acutangula agglutinin: Primary structure determination and identification of a tryptophan residue involved in its carbohydrate-binding activity using mass spectrometry. IUBMB Life 67, 943-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/iub.1451

Motiwala MN, Dumore MN, Rokde VV, Bodhe MM, Gupta RA, Dumore NG and Danao KR (2015) Characterization and antioxidant potential of Coccinia indica fruit mucilage: Evaluation of its binding properties. Bioactive Carbohydrates and Dietary Fibre 6, 69-74. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2212619815300085

Sharmin M, Banya PD, Paul L, Chowdhury FFK, Afrin S, Acharjee M, Rahman T and Noor R (2015) Study of microbial proliferation and the in vitro antibacterial traits of commonly available flowers in Dhaka Metropolis. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 5, 91-7. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180814606344

Tennyson S, Ravindran J, Eapen A and William J (2015) Ovicidal activity of Ageratum houstonianum Mill. (Asteraceae) leaf extracts against Anopheles stephensi, Aedes aegypti and Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae). Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 5, 199-203. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180814606538

Vijayakumar S, Morvin Yabesh JE, Prabhu S, Manikandan R and Muralidharan B (2015) Quantitative ethnomedicinal study of plants used in the Nelliyampathy hills of Kerala, India. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 161, 238-54. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874114008770

Agte V and Gite S (2014) Chapter 14 - Diabetic Cataract and Role of Antiglycating Phytochemicals A2 - Preedy, Victor R. In ‘Handbook of Nutrition, Diet and the Eye’. (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 131-40. (Academic Press: San Diego). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780124017177000149

Al-Harrasi A, Ali L, Hussain J, Rehman NU, Mehjabeen, Ahmed M and Al-Rawahi A (2014) Analgesic effects of crude extracts and fractions of Omani frankincense obtained from traditional medicinal plant Boswellia sacra on animal models. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine 7, Supplement 1, S485-S90. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1995764514602790

Dunning T (2014) Overview of complementary and alternative medicine and diabetes. Practical Diabetes 31, 381-6. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pdi.1908

El-Chaghaby GA, Ahmad AF and Ramis ES (2014) Evaluation of the antioxidant and antibacterial properties of various solvents extracts of Annona squamosa L. leaves. Arabian Journal of Chemistry 7, 227-33. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1878535211001717

Ezuruike UF and Prieto JM (2014) The use of plants in the traditional management of diabetes in Nigeria: Pharmacological and toxicological considerations. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 155, 857-924. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874114004243

Ghosh A, Jana K, Ali KM, De D, Chatterjee K and Ghosh D (2014) Corrective role of Eugenia jambolana on testicular impairment in streptozotocin-induced diabetic male albino rat: An approach through genomic and proteomic study. Andrologia 46, 296-307. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/and.12081

Govindarajan M (2014) Mosquito repellent properties of Delonix elata (L.) gamble (Family: Fabaceae) against filariasis vector, Culex quinquefasciatus Say. (Diptera: Culicidae). Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 4, Supplement 1, S194-S8. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180814604382

Hossain MA, Mostofa M, Awal MA, Chowdhury EH and Sikder MH (2014) Histomorphological and morphometric studies of the pancreatic islet cells of diabetic rats treated with aqueous extracts of Momordica charantia (karela) fruits. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 4, Supplement 2, S698-S704. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180814607106

Hosseinzade S, Izadi H, Namvar P and Amin Samih M (2014) Biology, temperature thresholds, and degree-day requirements for development of the cucumber moth, Diaphania indica, under laboratory conditions. J Insect Sci 14, 61-. http://jinsectscience.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/14/1/61

Kumar M, Alok S, Jain SK and Dixit VK (2014) Macroscopial, anatomical and physico-chemical studies on fruits of Coccinia indica Wight &amp; Arn. (Cucurbitaceae). Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 4, Supplement 1, S121-S8. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180814604266

Kumar MS and Mishra S (2014) Pharmacology and Health Benefits of Bioactive Food Sources. In ‘Functional Foods and Dietary Supplements’. (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 437-62. (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781118227800.ch16

Morvin Yabesh JE, Prabhu S and Vijayakumar S (2014) An ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants used by traditional healers in silent valley of Kerala, India. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 154, 774-89. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874114003559

Ray S, Chatterjee K, De D and Ghosh D (2014) Bioefficacy of hydromethanolic extract of tuber of Chlorophytum borivilianum (Safed Musli) for the management of male infertility in cyproterone acetate-treated albino rats. Andrologia 46, 659-71. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/and.12133

Shih C-C, Shlau M-T, Lin C-H and Wu J-B (2014) Momordica charantia Ameliorates Insulin Resistance and Dyslipidemia with Altered Hepatic Glucose Production and Fatty Acid Synthesis and AMPK Phosphorylation in High-fat-fed Mice. Phytotherapy Research 28, 363-71. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ptr.5003

Smith JD and Clinard VB (2014) Natural products for the management of type 2 diabetes mellitus and comorbid conditions. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association 54, e304-e21. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S154431911530248X

Surya S, Salam AD, Tomy DV, Carla B, Kumar RA and Sunil C (2014) Diabetes mellitus and medicinal plants-a review. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 4, 337-47. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180814605855

Anonymous (2013) Index. In ‘Accurate Results in the Clinical Laboratory’. (Ed.^(Eds Dasgupta A and Sepulveda JL) pp. 357-68. (Elsevier: San Diego). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780124157835000347

Arumugam G, Manjula P and Paari N (2013) A review: Anti diabetic medicinal plants used for diabetes mellitus. Journal of Acute Disease 2, 196-200. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221618913601262

Ayyanar M, Subash-Babu P and Ignacimuthu S (2013) Syzygium cumini (L.) Skeels., a novel therapeutic agent for diabetes: Folk medicinal and pharmacological evidences. Complementary Therapies in Medicine 21, 232-43. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0965229913000599

Chatterjee K, Ali KM, De D, Bera TK, Jana K, Maiti S, Ghosh A and Ghosh D (2013) Hyperglycemia-induced alteration in reproductive profile and its amelioration by the polyherbal formulation MTEC (modified) in streptozotocin-induced diabetic albino rats. Biomarkers and Genomic Medicine 5, 54-66. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2211425413000113

Dasgupta A (2013) Chapter 7 - Effect of Herbal Remedies on Clinical Laboratory Tests. In ‘Accurate Results in the Clinical Laboratory’. (Ed.^(Eds Dasgupta A and Sepulveda JL) pp. 75-92. (Elsevier: San Diego). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780124157835000074

Ghosh A, Jana K, Ali KM, De D, Chatterjee K and Ghosh D (2013) Corrective role of Eugenia jambolana on testicular impairment in streptozotocin-induced diabetic male albino rat: An approach through genomic and proteomic study. Andrologia, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/and.12081

Gurukar MSA, Mahadevamma S and Chilkunda ND (2013) Renoprotective Effect of Coccinia indica Fruits and Leaves in Experimentally Induced Diabetic Rats. Journal of medicinal food. 16, 839-46. http://dx.doi.org/10.1089%2Fjmf.2012.2689

Kalailingam P, Balasubramanian K, Kannaian B, Mohammed AKN, Meenakshisundram K, Tamilmani E and Kaliaperumal R (2013) Isolation and quantification of flavonoids from ethanol extract of Costus igneus rhizome (CiREE) and impact of CiREE on hypoglycaemic, electron microscopic studies of pancreas in streptozotocin (STZ)-induced diabetic rats. Biomedicine & Preventive Nutrition 3, 285-97. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2210523913000081

Karuppiah P and Mustaffa M (2013) Antibacterial and antioxidant activities of Musa sp. leaf extracts against multidrug resistant clinical pathogens causing nosocomial infection. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 3, 737-42. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169113601483

Khattak MMAK, Taher M, Ichwan SJA and Azahari N (2013) Selected Herbal Extracts Improve Diabetes Associated Factors in 3T3-L1 Adipocytes. Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences 91, 357-75. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1877042813025640

Lupi E, Hatz C and Schlagenhauf P (2013) The efficacy of repellents against Aedes, Anopheles, Culex and Ixodes spp. – A literature review. Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease 11, 374-411. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1477893913001737

Martins JAM, Souza CEA, Silva FDA, Cadavid VG, Nogueira FC, Domont GB, de Oliveira JTA and Moura AA (2013) Major heparin-binding proteins of the seminal plasma from Morada Nova rams. Small Ruminant Research 113, 115-27. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0921448813000187

Patel DK, Krishnamurthy S and Hemalatha S (2013) Evaluation of glucose utilization capacity of bioactivity guided fractions of Hybanthus enneaspermus and Pedalium murex in isolated rat hemidiaphragm. Journal of Acute Disease 2, 33-6. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221618913600918

Policepatel SS and Manikrao VG (2013) Ethnomedicinal plants used in the treatment of skin diseases in Hyderabad Karnataka region, Karnataka, India. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 3, 882-6. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169113601732

Ray S, Chatterjee K, De D and Ghosh D (2013) Bioefficacy of hydromethanolic extract of tuber of Chlorophytum borivilianum (Safed Musli) for the management of male infertility in cyproterone acetate-treated albino rats. Andrologia, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/and.12133

Rizvi SI and Mishra N (2013) Phytochemical Principles in the Traditional Indian System of Medicine used for the Management of Metabolic Syndrome. In ‘Metabolic Syndrome and Neurological Disorders’. (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 261-74. (John Wiley & Sons Ltd). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781118395318.ch15

Saddala RR, Thopireddy L, Ganapathi N and Kesireddy SR (2013) Regulation of cardiac oxidative stress and lipid peroxidation in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats treated with aqueous extract of Pimpinella tirupatiensis tuberous root. Experimental and Toxicologic Pathology 65, 15-9. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0940299311000789

Saha S, Hossain F, Anisuzzman M and Islam MK (2013) Pharmacological evaluation of Musa seminifera Lour. fruit. Journal of Integrative Medicine 11, 253-61. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2095496414601254

Sampath S, Narasimhan A, Chinta R, Nair KRJ, Khurana A, Nayak D, Kumar A and Karundevi B (2013) Effect of homeopathic preparations of Syzygium jambolanum and Cephalandra indica on gastrocnemius muscle of high fat and high fructose-induced type-2 diabetic rats. Homeopathy 102, 160-71. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1475491613000362

Shanmugam V, Manoharan S, Anandan S and Murugan R (2013) Performance of dye-sensitized solar cells fabricated with extracts from fruits of ivy gourd and flowers of red frangipani as sensitizers. Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 104, 35-40. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1386142512012097

Shih C-C, Shlau M-T, Lin C-H and Wu J-B (2013) Momordica charantia Ameliorates Insulin Resistance and Dyslipidemia with Altered Hepatic Glucose Production and Fatty Acid Synthesis and AMPK Phosphorylation in High-fat-fed Mice. Phytotherapy Research, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ptr.5003

Singh R, Hussain S, Verma R and Sharma P (2013) Anti-mycobacterial screening of five Indian medicinal plants and partial purification of active extracts of Cassia sophera and Urtica dioica. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine 6, 366-71. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1995764513600401

Williamson G (2013) Possible effects of dietary polyphenols on sugar absorption and digestion. Molecular Nutrition & Food Research 57, 48-57. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mnfr.201200511

Aarthi N and Murugan K (2012) Effect of Vetiveria zizanioides L. Root extracts on the malarial vector, Anopheles stephensi Liston. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 2, 154-8. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180812600358

Bera TK, Chatterjee K, Jana K, Ali KM, De D, Maiti S and Ghosh D (2012) Antihyperglycemic and antioxidative effect of hydro - methanolic (2:3) extract of the seed of Swietenia mahagoni (L.) Jacq. in streptozotocin-induced diabetic male albino rat: An approach through pancreas. Genomic Medicine, Biomarkers, and Health Sciences 4, 107-17. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2211425412000891

Blum A, Loerz C, Martin H-J, Staab-Weijnitz CA and Maser E (2012) Momordica charantia extract, a herbal remedy for type 2 diabetes, contains a specific 11β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 inhibitor. The Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 128, 51-5. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0960076011001920

Chatterjee K, Ali KM, De D, Bera TK, Jana K, Maiti S, Ghosh A, Samanta R and Ghosh D (2012) Diabetes induced testicular dysfunction amelioration by ethyl acetate fraction of hydromethanolic extract of root of Musa paradisiaca L. in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rat. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 2, Supplement 1, S233-S41. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180812601583

Chatterjee K, Ali KM, De D, Panda DK and Ghosh D (2012) Antidiabetic and Antioxidative activity of Ethyl acetate Fraction of Hydromethanolic Extract of Seed of Eugenia jambolana Linn Through In-Vivo and In-Vitro Study and its Chromatographic Purification. Free Radicals and Antioxidants 2, 21-30. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2231253612210069

Chaudhari SS, Chaudhari SR and Chavan MJ (2012) Analgesic, anti-inflammatory and anti-arthritic activity of Cassia uniflora Mill. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, S181-S6. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112601555

Dikshit P, Shukla K, Tyagi MK, Garg P, Gambhir JK and shukla R (2012) Antidiabetic and antihyperlipidemic effect of stem of Musa sapientum Linn. in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats. Journal of Diabetes, no-no. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1753-0407.2012.00198.x

Dikshit P, Shukla K, Tyagi MK, Garg P, Gambhir JK and Shukla R (2012) Antidiabetic and antihyperlipidemic effects of the stem of Musa sapientum Linn. in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats. Journal of Diabetes 4, 378-85. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1753-0407.2012.00198.x

Fatima A, Agrawal P and Singh PP (2012) Herbal option for diabetes: an overview. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 2, Supplement 1, S536-S44. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180812602163

Govindarajan M, Rajeswary M and Sivakumar R (2012) Mosquito larvicidal and ovicidal activity of Delonix elata (L.) Gamble against Culex quinquefasciatus Say (Diptera: Culicidae). Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 2, Supplement 2, S571-S3. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180812602230

Hamzah RU, Odetola AA, Erukainure OL and Oyagbemi AA (2012) Peperomia pellucida in diets modulates hyperglyceamia, oxidative stress and dyslipidemia in diabetic rats. Journal of Acute Disease 1, 135-40. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221618913600311

Kadir MF, Bin Sayeed MS, Shams T and Mia MMK (2012) Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used by Bangladeshi traditional health practitioners in the management of diabetes mellitus. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 144, 605-11. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S037887411200671X

Kasetti RB, Nabi SA, Swapna S and Apparao C (2012) Cinnamic acid as one of the antidiabetic active principle(s) from the seeds of Syzygium alternifolium. Food and Chemical Toxicology 50, 1425-31. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0278691512000798

Kulkarni SG and Vijayanand P (2012) Effect of Pretreatments on Quality Characteristics of Dehydrated Ivy Gourd (Coccinia indica L.). Food and bioprocess technology. 5, 593-600. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11947-010-0339-z

Mallik BK, Panda T and Padhy RN (2012) Ethnoveterinary practices of aborigine tribes in Odisha, India. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, S1520-S5. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S222116911260447X

Mistry S, Dutt KR, Biswal SB and Jena J (2012) Protective and curative effect of poly herbal formulation containing indigenous medicinal plants against various hepatotoxic agents in rats. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, S1377-S81. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112604201

Narendhirakannan RT, Nirmala JG, Caroline A, Lincy S, Saj M and Durai D (2012) Evaluation of antibacterial, antioxidant and wound healing properties of seven traditional medicinal plants from India in experimental animals. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, S1245-S53. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112603943

Patel DK, Kumar R, Laloo D and Hemalatha S (2012) Natural medicines from plant source used for therapy of diabetes mellitus: An overview of its pharmacological aspects. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 2, 239-50. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180812600541

Patel DK, Kumar R, Laloo D and Hemalatha S (2012) Diabetes mellitus: An overview on its pharmacological aspects and reported medicinal plants having antidiabetic activity. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, 411-20. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112600677

Patel DK, Prasad SK, Kumar R and Hemalatha S (2012) An overview on antidiabetic medicinal plants having insulin mimetic property. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, 320-30. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S222116911260032X

Paul D, Ali KM, Ghosh D, Nandi DK, Chenni H and Trabelsi MM (2012) Effect of Hydro-ethanolic (1 : 1) Extract of Stephania Hernandifolia and Achyranthes Aspera in Composite Manner on Testicular Activity in Male Albino Rat: A Dose Dependent Analysis. Journal of Reproduction and Contraception 23, 209-21. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1001784412600303

Petrus AJA (2012) Mukia maderaspatana (Linn.) M. Roemer: A potentially antidiabetic and vasoprotective functional leafy-vegetable. Pharmacognosy Journal 4, 1-12. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0975357512800265

Posadzki P, Lee MS and Ernst E (2012) Complementary and alternative medicine for diabetes mellitus: an overview of systematic reviews. Focus on Alternative and Complementary Therapies 17, 142-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.2042-7166.2012.01159.x

Rajput KS, Nunes OM, Brandes AFN and Tamaio N (2012) Development of successive cambia and pattern of secondary growth in the stem of the Neotropical liana Rhynchosia phaseoloides (SW.) DC. (Fabaceae). Flora - Morphology, Distribution, Functional Ecology of Plants 207, 607-14. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0367253012000916

Rakh MS, Khedkar AN, Aghav NN and Chaudhari SR (2012) Antiallergic and analgesic activity of Momordica dioica Roxb. Willd fruit seed. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, S192-S6. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112601579

Saikot FK, Khan A and Hasan MF (2012) Antimicrobial and cytotoxic activities of Abroma augusta Lnn. leaves extract. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, S1418-S22. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112604298

Saini NK and Singha M (2012) Anti–inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic activity of methanolic Tecomaria capensis leaves extract. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, 870-4. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112602457

Samidurai K (2012) Mosquito larvicidal and ovicidal properties of Pemphis acidula Frost. (Lythraceae) against Culex tritaeniorhynchus Giles and Anopheles subpictus Grassi (Diptera: Culicidae). Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, S1862-S6. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112605097

Senthilkumar A, Tikar SN, Gopalan N, Sundaramoorthy P and Venkatesalu V (2012) Larvicidal potential of different solvent extracts and oleanolic acid derivative from Coccinia indica against vector mosquitoes. Toxicology and environmental chemistry. 94, 1342-9. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02772248.2012.705288

Shukla K, Dikshit P, Tyagi MK, Shukla R and Gambhir JK (2012) Ameliorative effect of Withania coagulans on dyslipidemia and oxidative stress in nicotinamide–streptozotocin induced diabetes mellitus. Food and Chemical Toxicology 50, 3595-9. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0278691512005042

Turk N, Dağistanli FK, Sacan O, Yanardag R and Bolkent S (2012) Obestatin and insulin in pancreas of newborn diabetic rats treated with exogenous ghrelin. Acta Histochemica 114, 349-57. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0065128111001176

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Coccinia indica: 223; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Anonymous (2013) Index. In ‘Accurate Results in the Clinical Laboratory’. (Ed.^(Eds A Dasgupta and JL Sepulveda) pp. 357-68. (Elsevier: San Diego). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780124157835000347

Arumugam G, Manjula P and Paari N (2013) A review: Anti diabetic medicinal plants used for diabetes mellitus. Journal of Acute Disease 2, 196-200. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221618913601262

Ayyanar M, Subash-Babu P and Ignacimuthu S (2013) Syzygium cumini (L.) Skeels., a novel therapeutic agent for diabetes: Folk medicinal and pharmacological evidences. Complementary Therapies in Medicine 21, 232-43. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0965229913000599

Chatterjee K, Ali KM, De D, Bera TK, Jana K, Maiti S, Ghosh A and Ghosh D (2013) Hyperglycemia-induced alteration in reproductive profile and its amelioration by the polyherbal formulation MTEC (modified) in streptozotocin-induced diabetic albino rats. Biomarkers and Genomic Medicine 5, 54-66. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2211425413000113

Dasgupta A (2013) Chapter 7 - Effect of Herbal Remedies on Clinical Laboratory Tests. In ‘Accurate Results in the Clinical Laboratory’. (Ed.^(Eds A Dasgupta and JL Sepulveda) pp. 75-92. (Elsevier: San Diego). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780124157835000074

Ghosh A, Jana K, Ali KM, De D, Chatterjee K and Ghosh D (2013) Corrective role of Eugenia jambolana on testicular impairment in streptozotocin-induced diabetic male albino rat: An approach through genomic and proteomic study. Andrologia, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/and.12081

Kalailingam P, Balasubramanian K, Kannaian B, Mohammed AKN, Meenakshisundram K, Tamilmani E and Kaliaperumal R (2013) Isolation and quantification of flavonoids from ethanol extract of Costus igneus rhizome (CiREE) and impact of CiREE on hypoglycaemic, electron microscopic studies of pancreas in streptozotocin (STZ)-induced diabetic rats. Biomedicine & Preventive Nutrition 3, 285-97. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2210523913000081

Karuppiah P and Mustaffa M (2013) Antibacterial and antioxidant activities of Musa sp. leaf extracts against multidrug resistant clinical pathogens causing nosocomial infection. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 3, 737-42. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169113601483

Martins JAM, Souza CEA, Silva FDA, Cadavid VG, Nogueira FC, Domont GB, de Oliveira JTA and Moura AA (2013) Major heparin-binding proteins of the seminal plasma from Morada Nova rams. Small Ruminant Research 113, 115-27. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0921448813000187

Patel DK, Krishnamurthy S and Hemalatha S (2013) Evaluation of glucose utilization capacity of bioactivity guided fractions of Hybanthus enneaspermus and Pedalium murex in isolated rat hemidiaphragm. Journal of Acute Disease 2, 33-6. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221618913600918

Policepatel SS and Manikrao VG (2013) Ethnomedicinal plants used in the treatment of skin diseases in Hyderabad Karnataka region, Karnataka, India. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 3, 882-6. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169113601732

Ray S, Chatterjee K, De D and Ghosh D (2013) Bioefficacy of hydromethanolic extract of tuber of Chlorophytum borivilianum (Safed Musli) for the management of male infertility in cyproterone acetate-treated albino rats. Andrologia, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/and.12133

Rizvi SI and Mishra N (2013) Phytochemical Principles in the Traditional Indian System of Medicine used for the Management of Metabolic Syndrome. In ‘Metabolic Syndrome and Neurological Disorders’. (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 261-74. (John Wiley & Sons Ltd). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781118395318.ch15

Saddala RR, Thopireddy L, Ganapathi N and Kesireddy SR (2013) Regulation of cardiac oxidative stress and lipid peroxidation in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats treated with aqueous extract of Pimpinella tirupatiensis tuberous root. Experimental and Toxicologic Pathology 65, 15-9. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0940299311000789

Sampath S, Narasimhan A, Chinta R, Nair KRJ, Khurana A, Nayak D, Kumar A and Karundevi B (2013) Effect of homeopathic preparations of Syzygium jambolanum and Cephalandra indica on gastrocnemius muscle of high fat and high fructose-induced type-2 diabetic rats. Homeopathy 102, 160-71. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1475491613000362

Shanmugam V, Manoharan S, Anandan S and Murugan R (2013) Performance of dye-sensitized solar cells fabricated with extracts from fruits of ivy gourd and flowers of red frangipani as sensitizers. Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 104, 35-40. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1386142512012097

Shih C-C, Shlau M-T, Lin C-H and Wu J-B (2013) Momordica charantia Ameliorates Insulin Resistance and Dyslipidemia with Altered Hepatic Glucose Production and Fatty Acid Synthesis and AMPK Phosphorylation in High-fat-fed Mice. Phytotherapy Research, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ptr.5003

Singh R, Hussain S, Verma R and Sharma P (2013) Anti-mycobacterial screening of five Indian medicinal plants and partial purification of active extracts of Cassia sophera and Urtica dioica. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine 6, 366-71. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1995764513600401

Williamson G (2013) Possible effects of dietary polyphenols on sugar absorption and digestion. Molecular Nutrition & Food Research 57, 48-57. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mnfr.201200511

Aarthi N and Murugan K (2012) Effect of Vetiveria zizanioides L. Root extracts on the malarial vector, Anopheles stephensi Liston. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 2, 154-8. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180812600358

Bera TK, Chatterjee K, Jana K, Ali KM, De D, Maiti S and Ghosh D (2012) Antihyperglycemic and antioxidative effect of hydro - methanolic (2:3) extract of the seed of Swietenia mahagoni (L.) Jacq. in streptozotocin-induced diabetic male albino rat: An approach through pancreas. Genomic Medicine, Biomarkers, and Health Sciences 4, 107-17. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2211425412000891

Blum A, Loerz C, Martin H-J, Staab-Weijnitz CA and Maser E (2012) Momordica charantia extract, a herbal remedy for type 2 diabetes, contains a specific 11β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 inhibitor. The Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 128, 51-5. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0960076011001920

Chatterjee K, Ali KM, De D, Bera TK, Jana K, Maiti S, Ghosh A, Samanta R and Ghosh D (2012) Diabetes induced testicular dysfunction amelioration by ethyl acetate fraction of hydromethanolic extract of root of Musa paradisiaca L. in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rat. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 2, Supplement 1, S233-S41. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180812601583

Chatterjee K, Ali KM, De D, Panda DK and Ghosh D (2012) Antidiabetic and Antioxidative activity of Ethyl acetate Fraction of Hydromethanolic Extract of Seed of Eugenia jambolana Linn Through In-Vivo and In-Vitro Study and its Chromatographic Purification. Free Radicals and Antioxidants 2, 21-30. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2231253612210069

Chaudhari SS, Chaudhari SR and Chavan MJ (2012) Analgesic, anti-inflammatory and anti-arthritic activity of Cassia uniflora Mill. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, S181-S6. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112601555

Dikshit P, Shukla K, Tyagi MK, Garg P, Gambhir JK and shukla R (2012) Antidiabetic and antihyperlipidemic effect of stem of Musa sapientum Linn. in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats. Journal of Diabetes, no-no. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1753-0407.2012.00198.x

Dikshit P, Shukla K, Tyagi MK, Garg P, Gambhir JK and Shukla R (2012) Antidiabetic and antihyperlipidemic effects of the stem of Musa sapientum Linn. in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats. Journal of Diabetes 4, 378-85. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1753-0407.2012.00198.x

Fatima A, Agrawal P and Singh PP (2012) Herbal option for diabetes: an overview. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 2, Supplement 1, S536-S44. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180812602163

Govindarajan M, Rajeswary M and Sivakumar R (2012) Mosquito larvicidal and ovicidal activity of Delonix elata (L.) Gamble against Culex quinquefasciatus Say (Diptera: Culicidae). Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 2, Supplement 2, S571-S3. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180812602230

Hamzah RU, Odetola AA, Erukainure OL and Oyagbemi AA (2012) Peperomia pellucida in diets modulates hyperglyceamia, oxidative stress and dyslipidemia in diabetic rats. Journal of Acute Disease 1, 135-40. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221618913600311

Kadir MF, Bin Sayeed MS, Shams T and Mia MMK (2012) Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants used by Bangladeshi traditional health practitioners in the management of diabetes mellitus. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 144, 605-11. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S037887411200671X

Kasetti RB, Nabi SA, Swapna S and Apparao C (2012) Cinnamic acid as one of the antidiabetic active principle(s) from the seeds of Syzygium alternifolium. Food and Chemical Toxicology 50, 1425-31. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0278691512000798

Mallik BK, Panda T and Padhy RN (2012) Ethnoveterinary practices of aborigine tribes in Odisha, India. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, S1520-S5. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S222116911260447X

Mistry S, Dutt KR, Biswal SB and Jena J (2012) Protective and curative effect of poly herbal formulation containing indigenous medicinal plants against various hepatotoxic agents in rats. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, S1377-S81. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112604201

Narendhirakannan RT, Nirmala JG, Caroline A, Lincy S, Saj M and Durai D (2012) Evaluation of antibacterial, antioxidant and wound healing properties of seven traditional medicinal plants from India in experimental animals. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, S1245-S53. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112603943

Patel DK, Kumar R, Laloo D and Hemalatha S (2012) Natural medicines from plant source used for therapy of diabetes mellitus: An overview of its pharmacological aspects. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 2, 239-50. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2222180812600541

Patel DK, Kumar R, Laloo D and Hemalatha S (2012) Diabetes mellitus: An overview on its pharmacological aspects and reported medicinal plants having antidiabetic activity. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, 411-20. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112600677

Patel DK, Prasad SK, Kumar R and Hemalatha S (2012) An overview on antidiabetic medicinal plants having insulin mimetic property. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, 320-30. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S222116911260032X

Paul D, Ali KM, Ghosh D, Nandi DK, Chenni H and Trabelsi MM (2012) Effect of Hydro-ethanolic (1 : 1) Extract of Stephania Hernandifolia and Achyranthes Aspera in Composite Manner on Testicular Activity in Male Albino Rat: A Dose Dependent Analysis. Journal of Reproduction and Contraception 23, 209-21. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1001784412600303

Petrus AJA (2012) Mukia maderaspatana (Linn.) M. Roemer: A potentially antidiabetic and vasoprotective functional leafy-vegetable. Pharmacognosy Journal 4, 1-12. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0975357512800265

Posadzki P, Lee MS and Ernst E (2012) Complementary and alternative medicine for diabetes mellitus: an overview of systematic reviews. Focus on Alternative and Complementary Therapies 17, 142-8. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.2042-7166.2012.01159.x

Rajput KS, Nunes OM, Brandes AFN and Tamaio N (2012) Development of successive cambia and pattern of secondary growth in the stem of the Neotropical liana Rhynchosia phaseoloides (SW.) DC. (Fabaceae). Flora - Morphology, Distribution, Functional Ecology of Plants 207, 607-14. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0367253012000916

Rakh MS, Khedkar AN, Aghav NN and Chaudhari SR (2012) Antiallergic and analgesic activity of Momordica dioica Roxb. Willd fruit seed. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, S192-S6. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112601579

Saikot FK, Khan A and Hasan MF (2012) Antimicrobial and cytotoxic activities of Abroma augusta Lnn. leaves extract. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, S1418-S22. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112604298

Saini NK and Singha M (2012) Anti–inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic activity of methanolic Tecomaria capensis leaves extract. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, 870-4. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112602457

Samidurai K (2012) Mosquito larvicidal and ovicidal properties of Pemphis acidula Frost. (Lythraceae) against Culex tritaeniorhynchus Giles and Anopheles subpictus Grassi (Diptera: Culicidae). Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, S1862-S6. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112605097

Shukla K, Dikshit P, Tyagi MK, Shukla R and Gambhir JK (2012) Ameliorative effect of Withania coagulans on dyslipidemia and oxidative stress in nicotinamide–streptozotocin induced diabetes mellitus. Food and Chemical Toxicology 50, 3595-9. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0278691512005042

Turk N, Dağistanli FK, Sacan O, Yanardag R and Bolkent S (2012) Obestatin and insulin in pancreas of newborn diabetic rats treated with exogenous ghrelin. Acta Histochemica 114, 349-57. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0065128111001176

Ajithabai MD, Sreedevi S, Jayakumar G, S. Nair M, Deepa PNN and Sunitha Rani SP (2011) Phytochemical Analysis Radical Scavenging Activity of the Extracts of Costus picatus Linn Coccinia indica W&amp; A, two Ethnic Medicinal Plants used in the Treatment of Diabetes mellitus. Free Radicals and Antioxidants 1, 77-83. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2231253611110127

Ayyanar M and Ignacimuthu S (2011) Ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants commonly used by Kani tribals in Tirunelveli hills of Western Ghats, India. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 134, 851-64. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111000432

Bagchi D and Sreejayan N (2011) Appendix - Living with Diabetes: A Running Commentary. In ‘Nutritional and Therapeutic Interventions for Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome’. (Ed.^(Eds B Debasis and S Nair) pp. 513-4. (Academic Press: San Diego). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780123850836150016

Bera TK, Chatterjee K, De D, Ali KM, Jana K, Maiti S and Ghosh D (2011) Hepatoprotective activity of Livshis, a polyherbal formulation in CCl4-induced hepatotoxic male Wistar rats: A toxicity screening approach. Genomic Medicine, Biomarkers, and Health Sciences 3, 103-10. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2211425412000040

Fuangchan A, Sonthisombat P, Seubnukarn T, Chanouan R, Chotchaisuwat P, Sirigulsatien V, Ingkaninan K, Plianbangchang P and Haines ST (2011) Hypoglycemic effect of bitter melon compared with metformin in newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes patients. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 134, 422-8. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110009219

Govindarajan M and Karuppannan P (2011) Mosquito larvicidal and ovicidal properties of Eclipta alba (L.) Hassk (Asteraceae) against chikungunya vector, Aedes aegypti (Linn.) (Diptera: Culicidae). Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine 4, 24-8. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1995764511600266

Govindarajan M, Mathivanan T, Elumalai K, Krishnappa K and Anandan A (2011) Ovicidal and repellent activities of botanical extracts against Culex quinquefasciatus, Aedes aegypti and Anopheles stephensi (Diptera: Culicidae). Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 1, 43-8. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S222116911160066X

Govindarajan M, Sivakumar R, Amsath A and Niraimathi S (2011) Mosquito larvicidal properties of Ficus benghalensis L. (Family: Moraceae) against Culex tritaeniorhynchus Giles and Anopheles subpictus Grassi (Diptera: Culicidae). Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine 4, 505-9. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1995764511601351

Kamaraj C, Rahuman AA, Bagavan A, Elango G, Zahir AA and Santhoshkumar T (2011) Larvicidal and repellent activity of medicinal plant extracts from Eastern Ghats of South India against malaria and filariasis vectors. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine 4, 698-705. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1995764511601776

Kumar S and Singh BD (2011) Pointed Gourd: Botany and Horticulture. In ‘Horticultural Reviews’. (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 203-38. (John Wiley & Sons, Inc.). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781118100592.ch5

Malik ZA, Singh M and Sharma PL (2011) Neuroprotective effect of Momordica charantia in global cerebral ischemia and reperfusion induced neuronal damage in diabetic mice. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 133, 729-34. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110007725

Narahari A, Nareddy PK and Swamy MJ (2011) A new chitooligosaccharide specific lectin from snake gourd (Trichosanthes anguina) phloem exudate. Purification, physico-chemical characterization and thermodynamics of saccharide binding. Biochimie 93, 1676-84. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0300908411001891

Olarte Castillo XA, Fermin G, Tabima J, Rojas Y, Tennant PF, Fuchs M, Sierra R, Bernal AJ and Restrepo S (2011) Phylogeography and molecular epidemiology of Papaya ringspot virus. Virus Research 159, 132-40. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S016817021100147X

Ong KW, Hsu A, Song L, Huang D and Tan BKH (2011) Polyphenols-rich Vernonia amygdalina shows anti-diabetic effects in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 133, 598-607. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110007567

Pandikumar P, Chellappandian M, Mutheeswaran S and Ignacimuthu S (2011) Consensus of local knowledge on medicinal plants among traditional healers in Mayiladumparai block of Theni District, Tamil Nadu, India. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 134, 354-62. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110009037

Patil R, Patil R, Ahirwar B and Ahirwar D (2011) Current status of Indian medicinal plants with antidiabetic potential: a review. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 1, S291-S8. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169111601755

Rajkumar S, Jebanesan A and Nagarajan R (2011) Effect of leaf essential oil of Coccinia indica on egg hatchability and different larval instars of malarial mosquito Anopheles stephensi. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine 4, 948-51. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1995764511602241

Salil G, Nevin KG and Rajamohan T (2011) Arginine rich coconut kernel protein modulates diabetes in alloxan treated rats. Chemico-Biological Interactions 189, 107-11. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0009279710005946

Saravanan G and Ponmurugan P (2011) Ameliorative potential of S-allyl cysteine on oxidative stress in STZ induced diabetic rats. Chemico-Biological Interactions 189, 100-6. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0009279710005806

Tamilselvan N, Thirumalai T, Elumalai EK, Balaji R and David E (2011) Pharmacognosy of Coccinia grandis: a review. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 1, S299-S302. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169111601767

Arora DS and Chandra P (2010) Optimization of antioxidant potential of Aspergillus terreus through different statistical approaches. Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry 57, 77-86. http://dx.doi.org/10.1042/BA20100202

Balaraman AK, Singh J, Dash S and Maity TK (2010) Antihyperglycemic and hypolipidemic effects of Melothria maderaspatana and Coccinia indica in Streptozotocin induced diabetes in rats. Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal 18, 173-8. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1319016410000447

Bedekar A, Shah K and Koffas M (2010) Chapter 2 - Natural Products for Type II Diabetes Treatment. In ‘Advances in Applied Microbiology’. (Ed.^(Eds IL Allen, S Sima and MG Geoffrey) pp. 21-73. (Academic Press). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0065216410710029

Errajraji A, Ouhdouch F and El-Anssari N (2010) Usage des plantes médicinales dans le traitement du diabète de type 2 au Maroc: Use of medicinal plants for type 2 diabetes treatment, in Morocco. Médecine des Maladies Métaboliques 4, 301-4. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S195725571070064X

Jagtap AG and Patil PB (2010) Antihyperglycemic activity and inhibition of advanced glycation end product formation by Cuminum cyminum in streptozotocin induced diabetic rats. Food and Chemical Toxicology 48, 2030-6. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0278691510002759

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