and pharmacological properties of Kigelia africana (Lam.) Balmkheera, Isopinnatal, Kigelin, Chemical constituents, Medicinal properties. Objective: Kigelia africana, a tropical tree, which has long been used in African . Analytical grade solvents (Fischer chemicals) were used for isolation and. cancer with drugs (pharmacotherapy) or with chemical compounds ( chemotherapy) in family comprises 21 species, of which Kigelia africana. (Lam. ) Benth is.

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The powdered plant material g was exhaustively xhemicals with n-hexane at room temperature for six days to afford 3. Trans fatty acids and coronary heart disease.

Virgili F, Scaccini C. This article has been cited by. The entire oil composition can be summarised as Antibacterial and antifungal compounds from Kigelia pinnata. Please review our privacy policy. Results and Discussion Phytochemical screening The phytochemical analysis conducted on the K.

Chemical composition and antioxidant potentials of Kigelia pinnata root oil and extracts

Solvents were re-distilled before use. It could serve as intermediates in the manufacture of a variety of food ingredients.

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The extract was found effective when tested against melanoma cells a tumour of pigmented skin cells by inhibiting the growth of cultured melanoma cells significantly Houghton et al. Although an excess of Reactive Oxygen Species, ROS oxidative stress can result in non-controlled oxidation and damage of cellular structures such as DNA, protein and membrane lipids. Emery oleic acid The 13 C NMR indicated seventeen carbon signals with two equivalent allylic carbons each at How to cite this URL: Deletion of the cyclin-dependent kinase-4 inhibitor gene inmultiple human cancers.


KPRM showed the peak activity at 0. Retention indices of aliphatic halides, alcohols, aldehydes and ketones]. Use of fatty acid methyl esters and edible fats and oils to reduce soft scald of apples.

Activity of extracts of Kigelia pinnata against melanoma and renal carcinoma cell lines. Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. Flavonoids, a class of natural products of high pharmacological potency.

The extraction and isolation procedure scheme followed the process shown in Fig. It is noteworthy that they were isolated from this source for the first time.

Thin layer chromatography, TLC plate were examined with chemica,s UV lamp operating at a cheimcals of and nm. It is also the first report on the separation of ajugol 2catalpol 3and specioside 5 from the fruits of K. The mixture containing 2. Other notable compounds that are present include palmitic acid N Engl J Med.

Prevention of cytotoxicity and inhibition of intercellular communication by antioxidant catechins isolated from Chinese green tea. Fractions 5 to 8 yielded a golden yellow oil, trans-phytol IV while fraction 9 afforded a bright yellow oil 9Z,12Z -methyl octadeca-9,dienoate V. The n-hexane residue was fractionated in a silica gel open column, cheicals n-hexane and ethyl acetate as well as ethyl acetate and methanol in increasing in an increasing varying proportion to give forty six fractions of about 10 to 15 mL each.

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New Constituents of Kigelia pinnata Leaves – SciAlert Responsive Version

Constituents of Kigelia pinnata. A leaf hydrocarbon from Syzygium jambos with stimulatory effects on the germination of Urediniospores of Puccinia psidii. Free radical scavenging activities total and relative antioxidant activities The in vitro antioxidant activities of the plant extracts Figure 5 Fig.


Alkaloids have been associated with medicinal uses for centuries and one of their common biological properties che,icals their cytotoxicity Nobori et al. Comprehensive scientific demystification of Kigelia africana: It was suggested that the ability of the extract components to inhibit the synthesis of prostaglandins and other inflammatory mediators was responsible for its analgesic and anti-inflammatory activities Owolabi and Omogbai, UV and IR spectroscopic techniques were used to carry out partial characterization of the oil and extracts.

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Chemical composition and antioxidant potentials of Kigelia pinnata root oil and extracts

Combined fractions 7 to 17 was subjected to another silica gel column chromatography to obtain waxy constituent which was re-crystallized to give hentriacontane I. This is an Open Access article distributed under the following Assignment of Rights http: Total phenolic content and reducing power potentials of the extract The total phenolic content was also found to be higher in KPRE at 0.

The tree grows on riverbanks, wet areas along streams and on flood plains of Nigeria, Cameroon, Kenya, Guinea and Senegal. The total phenolic content was also found to be higher in KPRE at 0.