Journal of Diseases and Medicinal Plants

Volume 5, Issue 2, April 2019

  • Indole-3-Carbinol Inhibits Laryngeal Cancer Growth Through Cell Cycle Arrest

    Chenggang Mao, Xiaochun Zhou, Yidao Jiang, Lijia Wan, Zezhang Tao

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, April 2019
    Pages: 22-28
    Received: 21 March 2019
    Accepted: 5 May 2019
    Published: 4 June 2019
    Abstract: The growth of a variety of tumors are inhibited by indole-3-carbinol (I3C) obviously. But, its role in laryngeal cancer is not clear. The goal of this study was to research the probable roles that laryngeal cancer cell apoptosis and proliferation Hep-2 was influenced by I3C. I3C dose-dependently therapy obviously inhibited Hep-2cell proliferation, ... Show More
  • Laser Irradiation Induces DNA Polymorphism and Alters Phytochemicals Compositions as well as Growth and Yield of Curcuma longa

    Fadia El-Sherif, Yun-Kiam Yap, Hairul Islam Ibrahim

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, April 2019
    Pages: 29-38
    Received: 15 April 2019
    Accepted: 23 May 2019
    Published: 5 June 2019
    Abstract: Curcuma longa, commonly known as curcuma or turmeric is a perennial herbaceous plant native to Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia. Its underground part, referred as rhizome, is used for vegetative propagation and source for remedies for various illnesses. Curcuminoid and volatile oils are the major active components found in turmeric, the yello... Show More
  • Documentation of Major Poisonous Plant on Livestock in Ethiopia

    Temesgen Kassa Getahun, Wondimu Debash Beze

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, April 2019
    Pages: 39-44
    Received: 26 February 2019
    Accepted: 3 April 2019
    Published: 20 June 2019
    Abstract: The review was conducted with the objective of documenting potentially poisonous plants in Ethiopia. One of the major causes of economic loss in the livestock industry is Poisonous plants especially in the developing country including Ethiopia. In each year poisonous plant affect 3 to 5 percent of the cattle, sheep, goat, and horses that graze rang... Show More