Catharanthus roseus


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Catharanthus roseus

[‚kath·ə‚ran·thəs ′rō·zē·əs]
(botany)
The Madagascar periwinkle plant from which the anticancer compounds vinblastine and vincristine are derived.
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The analysis was proposed to investigate the antimicrobial activity of Catharanthus roseus according to the following plan of work.
The purified peptide extracts of Catharanthus roseus (white flower) showed a zone of clearance against both the bacteria E.
Oral administration of Catharanthus roseus leaf extract has been shown to reduce blood glucose levels in alloxan diabetic rats (Jayanthi et al.
Results of this study revealed that tannin extract obtained from Catharanthus roseus exert antimicrobial activity against Staphylococcus aureus, Psuedomonas aeruginosa and Candida albicans (Table 1).
Differential secretion and accumulation of terpene indole alkaloids in hairy roots of Catharanthus roseus treated with methyl jasmonate.
18] Parsons CWT, Erturk S & Tengtrakool J (2004) Enhancement of amjalicine production in Catharanthus roseus cell cultures with methyl jasmonate is dependent on timing and dosage of elicitation.
Un agente quimico permeabilizante (AQP) es el Triton X-100[R] (TX-100[R]), un detergente no ionico ampliamente utilizado para desnaturalizar membranas y para permeabilizar cultivos celulares de Catharanthus roseus (alcaloides), Thalictrum rugosum (berberina) y Chenopodium rubrum (betanina; Brodelius, 1988).
Breakdown of indole alkaloids in suspension cultures of Tabernaemontana divaricata and Catharanthus roseus.