Studies & References on  Boerhaavia diffusa

1.Antioxidant activity and hepatoprotective property of leaf extracts of Boerhaavia diffusa Linn against acetaminophen-induced liver damage in rats.
Olaleye MT, Akinmoladun AC, Ogunboye AA, Akindahunsi AA.

Food Chem Toxicol. 2010 Aug-Sep;48(8-9):2200-5. Epub 2010 May 27.PMID: 20553784  Related citations
2.An in vitro study on antiproliferative and antiestrogenic effects of Boerhaavia diffusa L. extracts.
Sreeja S, Sreeja S.

J Ethnopharmacol. 2009 Nov 12;126(2):221-5. Epub 2009 Aug 31.PMID: 19723573  Related citations
3.Immunomodulatory activities of Punarnavine, an alkaloid from Boerhaavia diffusa.
Manu KA, Kuttan G.

Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol. 2009;31(3):377-87.PMID: 19555203  Related citations
4.Boerhaavia diffusa : metabolite profiling of a medicinal plant from Nyctaginaceae.
Pereira DM, Faria J, Gaspar L, Valentão P, de Pinho PG, Andrade PB.

Food Chem Toxicol. 2009 Aug;47(8):2142-9. Epub 2009 Jun 13.PMID: 19500634  Related citations
5.Anti-metastatic potential of Punarnavine, an alkaloid from Boerhaavia diffusa Linn.
Manu KA, Kuttan G.

Immunobiology. 2009;214(4):245-55. Epub 2008 Dec 5.PMID: 19171408  Related citations
6.Antibacterial activity of some plant extracts used in folk medicine.
Nair R, Kalariya T, Chanda S.

J Herb Pharmacother. 2007;7(3-4):191-201.PMID: 18928141  Related citations
7.Preliminary study on crystal dissolution activity of Rotula aquatica, Commiphora wightii and Boerhaavia diffusa extracts.
Raut AA, Sunder S, Sarkar S, Pandita NS, Vaidya AD.

Fitoterapia. 2008 Dec;79(7-8):544-7. Epub 2008 Jul 1.PMID: 18644427  Related citations
8.Boerhaavia diffusa stimulates cell-mediated immune response by upregulating IL-2 and downregulating the pro-inflammatory cytokines and GM-CSF in B16F-10 metastatic melanoma bearing mice.
Manu KA, Kuttan G.

J Exp Ther Oncol. 2008;7(1):17-29.PMID: 18472639  Related citations
9.Effect of Punarnavine, an alkaloid from Boerhaavia diffusa, on cell-mediated immune responses and TIMP-1 in B16F-10 metastatic melanoma-bearing mice.
Manu KA, Kuttan G.

Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol. 2007;29(3-4):569-86.PMID: 18075866  Related citations
10.Studies on the protective effects of Boerhaavia diffusa L. against gamma radiation induced damage in mice.
Manu KA, Leyon PV, Kuttan G.

Integr Cancer Ther. 2007 Dec;6(4):381-8.PMID: 18048886  Related citations
11.An ethnomedicinal survey and documentation of important medicinal folklore food phytonims of flora of Samahni valley, (Azad Kashmir) Pakistan.
Ishtiaq M, Hanif W, Khan MA, Ashraf M, Butt AM.

Pak J Biol Sci. 2007 Jul 1;10(13):2241-56.PMID: 19070189  Related citations
12.Flavonoids and phenol glycosides from Boerhavia diffusa.
Maurya R, Sathiamoorthy B, Deepak M.

Nat Prod Res. 2007 Feb;21(2):126-34.PMID: 17365699  Related citations
13.Nonprenylated rotenoids, a new class of potent breast cancer resistance protein inhibitors.
Ahmed-Belkacem A, Macalou S, Borrelli F, Capasso R, Fattorusso E, Taglialatela-Scafati O, Di Pietro A.

J Med Chem. 2007 Apr 19;50(8):1933-8. Epub 2007 Mar 7.PMID: 17341062  Related citations
14.Spasmolytic effects of nonprenylated rotenoid constituents of Boerhaavia diffusa roots.
Borrelli F, Ascione V, Capasso R, Izzo AA, Fattorusso E, Taglialatela-Scafati O.

J Nat Prod. 2006 Jun;69(6):903-6.PMID: 16792408  Related citations
15.Antimicrobial and antioxidant activities of some Nigerian medicinal plants.
Aladesanmi AJ, Iwalewa EO, Adebajo AC, Akinkunmi EO, Taiwo BJ, Olorunmola FO, Lamikanra A.

Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 2006 Nov 13;4(2):173-84.PMID: 20162089 
16.Characterisation of the phenolic profile of Boerhaavia diffusa L. by HPLC-PAD-MS/MS as a tool for quality control.
Ferreres F, Sousa C, Justin M, Valentão P, Andrade PB, Llorach R, Rodrigues A, Seabra RM, Leitão A.

Phytochem Anal. 2005 Nov-Dec;16(6):451-8.PMID: 16315490  Related citations
17.Antifungal activity of Boerhavia diffusa against some dermatophytic species of Microsporum.
Agrawal A, Srivastava S, Srivastava MM.

Hindustan Antibiot Bull. 2003 Feb-2004 Nov;45-46(1-4):1-4.PMID: 16281821  Related citations
18.Isolation of new rotenoids from Boerhaavia diffusa and evaluation of their effect on intestinal motility.

Borrelli F, Milic N, Ascione V, Capasso R, Izzo AA, Capasso F, Petrucci F, Valente R, Fattorusso E, Taglialatela-Scafati O.

Planta Med. 2005 Oct;71(10):928-32.PMID: 16254824  Related citations
19.Inhibitory effect of the plant Boerhavia diffusa l. against the dermatophytic fungus Microsporum fulvum.

Agrawal A, Srivastava S, Srivastava JN, Srivastava MM.

J Environ Biol. 2004 Jul;25(3):307-11.PMID: 15847339  Related citations
20.Immunosuppressive properties of flavonoids isolated from Boerhaavia diffusa Linn.
Pandey R, Maurya R, Singh G, Sathiamoorthy B, Naik S.

Int Immunopharmacol. 2005 Mar;5(3):541-53.PMID: 15683850  Related citations

21.Antidiabetic effect of Boerhavia diffusa: effect on serum and tissue lipids in experimental diabetes.
Pari L, Amarnath Satheesh M.

J Med Food. 2004 Winter;7(4):472-6.PMID: 15671692  Related citations
22.Inhibitory effect of Boerhaavia diffusa on experimental metastasis by B16F10 melanoma in C57BL/6 mice.

Leyon PV, Lini CC, Kuttan G.

Life Sci. 2005 Feb 4;76(12):1339-49. Epub 2004 Dec 28.PMID: 15670614  Related citations
23.Antioxidant effect of Boerhaavia diffusa L. in tissues of alloxan induced diabetic rats.
Satheesh MA, Pari L.

Indian J Exp Biol. 2004 Oct;42(10):989-92.PMID: 15511002  Related citations
24.Chemopreventive action of Boerhaavia diffusa on DMBA-induced skin carcinogenesis in mice.

Bharali R, Azad MR, Tabassum J.

Indian J Physiol Pharmacol. 2003 Oct;47(4):459-64.PMID: 15266960  Related citations
25.Antidiabetic activity of Boerhaavia diffusa L.: effect on hepatic key enzymes in experimental diabetes.
Pari L, Amarnath Satheesh M.

J Ethnopharmacol. 2004 Mar;91(1):109-13.PMID: 15036478  Related citations
26.Immunomodulation by ethanolic extract of Boerhaavia diffusa roots.
Mehrotra S, Mishra KP, Maurya R, Srimal RC, Singh VK.

Int Immunopharmacol. 2002 Jun;2(7):987-96.PMID: 12188040  Related citations
27.Antimicrobial screening of Bridelia, micrantha, Alchormea cordifolia and Boerhavia diffusa.

Abo KA, Ashidi JS.

Afr J Med Med Sci. 1999 Sep-Dec;28(3-4):167-9.PMID: 11205824  Related citations
28.The juice of fresh leaves of Boerhaavia diffusa L. (Nyctaginaceae) markedly reduces pain in mice.
Hiruma-Lima CA, Gracioso JS, Bighetti EJ, Germonsén Robineou L, Souza Brito AR.

J Ethnopharmacol. 2000 Jul;71(1-2):267-74.PMID: 10904173  Related citations
29.Activity of a crude extract formulation in experimental hepatic amoebiasis and in immunomodulation studies.
Sohni YR, Bhatt RM.

J Ethnopharmacol. 1996 Nov;54(2-3):119-24.PMID: 8953425  Related citations
30.Mineral values of selected plant foods common to southern Burkina Faso and to Niamey, Niger, west Africa.
Smith GC, Clegg MS, Keen CL, Grivetti LE.

Int J Food Sci Nutr. 1996 Jan;47(1):41-53.PMID: 8616672  Related citations
31.The antiamoebic effect of a crude drug formulation of herbal extracts against Entamoeba histolytica in vitro and in vivo.
Sohni YR, Kaimal P, Bhatt RM.

J Ethnopharmacol. 1995 Jan;45(1):43-52.PMID: 7739226  Related citations
32.Constituents of the roots of Boerhaavia diffusa L. III. Identification of Ca2+ channel antagonistic compound from the methanol extract.
Lami N, Kadota S, Kikuchi T, Momose Y.

Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo). 1991 Jun;39(6):1551-5.PMID: 1934177 

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