Ethnopharmacological relevance: Aquilaria spp. (agarwood) has been a part of Ayurvedic and Traditional Chinese Medicine for centuries. Aquilaria malaccensis is a large evergreen tree which occurs in Bangladesh, Aquilaria spp. have been observed to have a low natural regeneration and to be . ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Aquilaria spp. (agarwood) has been a part of Ayurvedic and Traditional Chinese Medicine for centuries. Agarwood.
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Antidiabetic activities of Malaysian agarwood Aquilaria spp. Study on Agarwood and caspase-3 activation in rat liver toxicity induced by methanol Asmaa F.
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In this paper, we aquillaria to provide an overview of the phytochemistry, ethnomedicinal use, pharmacological activities and safety of plant materials from Aquilaria spp. Range, transit, consumer, and producer Parties of agarwood products are invited to compile and publish identification manuals on agarwood products, taking into consideration the updated version of the Glossary provided in the Annex to document PC22 Doc.
Characterization of ethanolic extracts of agarwood leaves. BoxKuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
They are encouraged to distribute these identification manuals as training material to management and enforcement officials. Citations Publications citing this paper. Evaluation of hepatoprotective activity of ethanolic extract of Aquilaria agallocha leaves EEAA against CCl4 induced hepatic damage in rat. A literature survey of agarwood plant materials showed that they contain sesquiterpenes, 2 phenylethyl -4H-chromenone derivatives, genkwanins, mangiferins, iriflophenones, cucurbitacins, terpenoids and phenolic acids.
Agarwood has also been used as a traditional medicine in Southeast Asian countries, Bangladesh and Tibet. Essential information for applying, implementing and enforcing the Convention. Its common uses include the treatment of joint pain, inflammatory-related ailments, and diarrhoea, as well as a stimulant, sedative and cardioprotective agent.
Its common uses include the treatment of joint pain, inflammatory-related ailments, and diarrhoea, as aquiladia as a stimulant, sedative and cardioprotective agent. Antioxidative compounds sp Aquilaria crassna leaf. References Publications referenced by this paper. However, the toxicity and safety of the materials, including the smoke from agarwood incense burning, should be further investigated.
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Indeed, agarwood contains a plethora of bioactive compounds that now elegantly support their use in traditional medicine. The crude extracts and some of the isolated compounds exhibit anti-allergic, anti-inflammatory, anti-diabetic, anti-cancer, anti-oxidant, anti-ischemic, anti-microbial, hepatoprotective, laxative, and mosquitocidal properties and effects on the central nervous system.
Agarwood plant materials are considered to be safe based on the doses tested. Showing of 7 extracted citations.
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The traditional medicinal use of agarwood plant materials has provided clues to their pharmacological properties.
Fauna marine species Sharks and manta rays Queen conch Introduction from the sea. Showing of references. HamoudaNadia Z. Mahidol University Journal of Pharmaceutical…. Reporting requirements Annual report Annual Illegal trade report Implementation report Ad hoc reports. Future research should be directed towards the bio-guided isolation of bioactive compounds with proper chemical characterisation and investigations of the underlying mechanisms towards drug discovery.
Skip to main content. Rothan Current Alzheimer research Seventeenth meeting of the Aquilwria of the Parties. Topics Discussed in This Paper. As wild agarwood trees are critically endangered and vulnerable, sustainable agricultural and forestry practices are necessary for the further development and utilization of agarwood as a source of health beneficial compounds.
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