Association of hypertension with risk factors & hypertension related behaviour among the aboriginal Nicobarese
tribe living in Car Nicobar Island, India.
The glass display cases may be a tad old school, but they don't feel anywhere near as ancient as the simple geometric patterns etched into a Jarawa chest guard, a skull left in a Sentinelese lean-to, or the totemic spirits represented by Nicobarese
Pesala, "Association of hypertension with risk factors & hypertension related behaviour among the aboriginal Nicobarese
tribe living in Car Nicobar Island, India," Indian Journal of Medical Research, vol.
Viiayachari, "Herbal medicine & healthcare practices among Nicobarese
of Nancowry group of Islands--an indigenous tribe of Andaman & Nicobar Islands," Indian Journal of Medical Research, vol.
Antiviral Achillea millefolium, MMP-2, MMP-9 Inhibition, Anti-inflam- Tanacetum vulgare matory, Wound healing, Fibroblasts proliferation Anemopsis californica Antimicrobial Penstemonambiguus Anti-inflammatory, Antimicrobial Saururuscernuus Anti-inflammatory Native Plant Key Active Agents Tribal Source Maipighia glabra Polyphenols, Nicobarese
tribe Anthocyanins, (Andaman Isle) Carotenoids, Sarpagine, Alstonia macrophylla Indole alkaloids Sida cordifolia, Caffeic acid, Maroon, community Sida Indica Hypaphorine, Vasicine, (Brazil), The Vasicinone, Vasicinol Americas, Asia, Africa Rubus spp.
Isomitraphylline, Antiviral Isorhynchor-phylline, Uncarine F, Speciophylline, Formaosine Achillea MMP-2, MMP-9 Inhibition, Leucodin, Matricarin, millefolium, Anti-inflammatory, Wound Achillin, Polysacharide Tanacetum vulgare healing, Fibroblasts proliferation Anemopsis Antimicrobial Chaetocuprum, californica Cochliodone-A, Equisetin Penstemon Anti-inflammatory, Catalpol, Verbascoside, ambiguus Antimicrobial Specioside Saururuscernuus Anti-inflammatory Neolignans Native Plant Tribal Source Malpighia Nicobarese
tribe glabra (Andaman Isle) Alstonia macrophylla Sida cordifolia, Maroon, community (Brazil), The Sida indica Americas, Asia, Africa Rubus spp.
He closes with several desiderata for further research, including a 'thorough study of the Andamanese, Nicobarese
and Mokken groups [...] that represent "some of the most unique and threatened cultures in the Indian Ocean"' (p.
are rubbed on the body after hard physical work to reduce fatigue by the Nicobarese
of Car Nicobar Islands, India .
In describing the production, collection, and display of these objects, she reconceptualizes imperial relationships between Andamanese, Nicobarese
, and British individuals and communities both in the Bay of Bengal and on British soil.
Dixit grew up on Car Nicobar, the northernmost of the Nicobars, where his father taught chemistry to members of the Nicobarese
constitute more than 95 per cent (29000 of 30000) of these populations.