Keywords: Spinosol, Capparis spinosa
, 1D, 2D-NMR and MS techniques, Lipoxygenase enzyme.
Evaluation of anti-bacterial activity of Capparis spinosa
(Al-Kabara) and Aloe vera extracts against isolates bacterial skin wound infections in-vitro and in-vivo.
Plants so far studied showing insecticidal or repellent effect to sandflies are Ricinus communis (Euphorbiaceae) (41-42), Solanum jasminoides (Solanaceae), Bougainvillea glabra (Nyctaginaceae) (41), Capparis spinosa
(Capparidaceae) (41-42), Solanum luteum (Solanaceae), Malva nicaeensis (Malvaceae) (42), Tagetes minuta Linnaeus (Asteraceae), Acalypha fruticosa Forssk (Euphorbiaceae), Tarchonanthus camphoratus L.
These plant species were Pergularia extensa, Capparis spinosa
, Leucas lavandulifolia, Premna corymbosa, Hiptage benghalensis, and Solanum erianthum.
Various active constituents isolated from plants are andrographolide from Andrographis paniculata, picroliv from Picrorhiza kurroa, phyllanthin and hypophyllanthin from Phyllanthus niruri and methoxy benzoic acid from Capparis spinosa
, which have been reported to be antihepatotoxic (5-9).
Name of the herb Parts used Quantity Extracts of Capparis spinosa
Root 49 mg Cichorium intybus Seed 49 mg Solanum nigrum Whole plant 25 mg Terminalia arjuna Bark 25 mg Cassia occidentals Seed 13 mg Achillea millefolium Aerial part 13 mg Tamarix gallica Whole plant 13 mg
Capers are the unopened green flower buds of the spiny Mediterranean shrub Capparis Spinosa
, which also grows in North Africa and California.
A CAPER is the flower bud of the Capparis Spinosa
bush found in the Mediterranean and parts of Asia.
II Kings 4:39) One of the most attractive wild flowering plants in Qatar is the Caper plant, Capparis spinosa
, with its large, showy, pink and white petals.
Free Radical, Metal-chelating and Antibacterial Activities of Methonolic Extract of Capparis Spinosa
This invincible plant is the caper bush, Capparis spinosa
, the caper bush, is a perennial winter-deciduous species that bears rounded fleshy leaves and big white to pinkish-white flowers.
In the present study, the methanol extract of the buds of Capparis spinosa
was screened for antioxidant and antibacterial properties using standard methods.
A protein exhibiting an N-terminal amino acid sequence with some similarity to imidazoleglycerol phosphate synthase was purified from fresh Capparis spinosa
ABSTRACT Genetic diversity of thirteen salt tolerant plant species namely Pergularia tomentosa, Salvadora oleoides, Malcolmia africana, Peganum hermala, Capparis spinosa
, Tamarix aphylla, Prosopis juliflora, Rhazya stricta, Cynodon dactylon, Aerva persica, Cymbopogon jwarancusa, Calotropis procera and Salavadora persica was determined by using RAPD markers.