Caesalpinia sappan L. (Leguminosae) is found in India, Malaysia, southern China, and tropical Asia, and its heartwood Sappan lignum is used as a red dye. Family Name: Fabaceae (Leguminosae). Common Names: Sappan Wood, Brazilwood Tree, Sappan. Chinese Name: 苏木. by; G. Renu, Sanjana Julias Thilakar, D. Narasimhan, Centre for Floristic Research, Department of Botany, Madras Christian College, Tambaram. (0 ratings).

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In the present study, we extracted and characterized a major component of the dried heartwood of C. D, Add Sappan References: Effects of Viscum album L.

Caesalpinia sappan L.

A textual diagnostic description of the species that is not necessarily structured. The heartwood of the plant has traditionally been used as an analgesic ssppan 23 ], although antioxidative [ 24 ], anti-inflammatory [ 25 – 27 ], antibacterial [ 2829 ], and anticonvulsive [ 25 ] activities have also been reported.

Handbook of legumes of world economic importance. Caesalpinia sappan Caesalpinia sappan, Biancaea sappan x – 69k – jpg toptropicals. The dyeing is achieved by three successive extractions, sappaan the amount of water each time.

Conclusions Brazilin purified from C. Significant reductions in the cytokine levels were evident upon treatment with either MTX or brazilin, compared to the control group.

We present a systematic, updated checklist of larval host plants of the butterflies of the Western IL is overexpressed in rheumatoid arthritis and induces proinflammatory cytokine production and Th17 sqppan generation. Planta Medica 64 5: Biological basis for the use of botanicals in osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis: This plant has many uses. The main dye component in the heartwood of Caesalpinia sappan is sapapn, also present in brazilwood Caesalpinia echinata Lam.


Caesalpinia sappan L.

Sappanwood is also used in the traditional medicines of various Asiatic countries India, Vietnam, China, Japan. On day 42 post-administration, the levels of inflammatory cytokines in mouse sera were determined via enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays. Biancaea sappan is a species of flowering tree in the legume family, Fabaceaethat is native to tropical Asia. The tree is cut about 1 m above the ground to allow sprouts to grow from the stump.

Sappanwood may have even better prospects as a medicinal plant, and will go on being valued for its beautiful wood in cabinet-making as well as a source of fuelwood with high energy value.

In short, MTX must be administered only with care. Powered by the open source Biodiversity Informatics Platform.

Li JC, Kaminskas E. The 13 C-NMR data: In such cases, organ weights are normalized by body weight, thereby permitting comparison of sappah from animals with different body weights. The mordants used e. Both suppression and reduction of BMD loss near joints are measures of anti-arthritic efficacy [ 4748 ]. Joseph B, Raj SJ.

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Search in all groups Search within this group. Dyeing is usually carried out using a highly concentrated bath and then repeating the operation several times. EGJ performed the experiments, analyzed the data, and wrote the paper. The kidney-to-body-weight ratio in control group was 1.

The powder is mixed with water during 3 hours in a big amount of water 20 times its weight. All authors read and approved the final manuscript. Brazilin exhibits various biological activities including anti-hyperglycemic [ 15 ], anti-hepatotoxic [ 14 ], and anti-inflammatory effects [ 17 ]. Brazilin modulates immune function mainly by augmenting T cell activity in halothane administered mice.

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The heart wood alone is used. The powder can be left to ferment to increase its dyeing power.

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Dictionary of Economic Plants. Please review our privacy policy. Then the paper can be hammered. Anti-inflammatory activities daesalpinia an ethanol extract of Caesalpinia sappan L. Sappanwood would then provide a renewable source of colorant, not only in the textile and basket-weaving crafts but also in the food, cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries.

Caesalpinia sappan Caesalpinia sappan sepang x – k – jpg www. The wood is ground into a coarse powder, caesalpniia with water and allowed to ferment for a few weeks to increase the colouring power of the dye.

Administration of brazilin to CIA-induced mice significantly increased the BMD of the distal part of the left calcaneous. Fraction with retention times of about 7. Rheumatoid arthritis RA is a systemic inflammatory disease of the synovium, cartilage, and bone. There are book citations related to Caesalpinia sappan L. Caesalpinia sappan Caesalpinia sappan, Biancaea sappan x – 78k – jpg toptropicals.

Abstract Background Caesalpinia sappan L. However, the side-effects include liver functional abnormalities, lung disorders, stomatitis, skin rashes, hematological diseases, and pancytopenia.

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