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Morinda

 

a genus of shrubs or low trees of the family Rubiaceae. There are 60 to 80 species in the tropics of both hemispheres. The roots and wood of many species yield a dye that is used to stain tissues yellow, red, and chocolate brown. Before the appearance of synthetic stains, Morinda citrifolia and M. coreia (or M. tinctoria) were widely cultivated.

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Enhanced bactericidal activity against Escherichia coli in calves fed Morinda citrifolia (Noni) puree.
Morinda citrifolia, commonly known as noni, is a tropical tree that grows on the islands of the South Pacific, Southeast Asia, Central America, the Indian subcontinent and in the Caribbean.
Iban weavers apply the mordant during the actual dye process with Morinda citrifolia.
AND ANDERSON, G, 2002, Morinda citrifolia (Noni): A literature review and recent advances in Noni research.
1] Abdullah MA, Ali AM, Marziah M, Lajis NH & Ariff AB (1998) Establishment of cell suspension cultures of Morinda elliptica for the production of anthraquinones.
Kaviraj 1 treated fever with Justicia adhatoda, Azadirachta indica, or a combination of (Azadirachta indica + Clerodendrum viscosum + Justicia adhatoda + Murraya koenigii), or (Azadirachta indica + Clerodendrum viscosum + Morinda angustifolia + Murraya koenigii); Kaviraj 4 treated fever with Ocimum gratissimum, while Kaviraj 5 treated fever with Nyctanthes arbor tristis, Stephania japonica or Vitex trifolia.
In vitro antisickling activity of anthocyanins extracts from Morinda lucida Benth (Rubiaceae), In VK Gupta & GD Singh, Medicinal Plants: Phytochemistry, Pharmacology and Therapeutics.
Linda La Honta and Mary Kay Foss explained the importance of keeping tax records in the April 14 La Morinda Sun .
Several members and friends of the Newcastle Rotary Club were involved in the project and collected the item, before shipping them off to the Rotary Club of Morinda, in Chandigarth.
Re-Nutriv Intensive Smoothing Hand Creme contains a powerful anti-oxidant cocktail of Green Tea and Morinda Citrifolia Fruit Extract, an evergreen shrub native to the South Pacific, thata[euro](tm)s rich in vitamin C.
Morinda citrifolia (noni) is thought to have been one of the most important plants in traditional Polynesian medicine, possibly originating in Southeast Asia and being distributed throughout the islands of the South Seas by ancient seafaring islanders.