Curcuma longa

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Synonyms for Curcuma longa

widely cultivated tropical plant of India having yellow flowers and a large aromatic deep yellow rhizome

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High-efficient column chromatographic extraction of curcumin from Curcuma longa.
This study will be the first one to examine the effect of ethanolic extract of Curcuma longa rhizome on growth and total ergosterol content of yeast cells.
Key words: curcuminoid, curcumin, traditional uses of curcuma longa
A study of the effect of an extract of Curcuma longa Linn.
Essential oil of Curcuma longa inhibits streptoccocus mutans biofilm formation.
9] were able to ascertain the staining ability of Curcuma longa (ginger) extract as a histological dye for collagen fibers and red blood cells.
Curcumin is derived from turmeric, the dried rhizome of a plant, Curcuma longa.
In recent years curcumin (diferuloylmethane), the most abundant curcuminoid isolated from Curcuma longa L (Zingiberaceae) has demonstrated anti-inflammatory, immunomodulatory, hypolipidemic, antiviral, antiprotozoal, antifungal and antibacterial properties (Srinivas et al.
Fitoespecie No trabajos (%) Erithroxylon coca 6 (7,9) Curcuma longa 4 (5,3) Lepidemium meyenii 3 (3,9) Myrciaria dubia 3 (3,9) Phaseolus vulgaris L.