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Biophytum sensitivum

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Oxalidaceae
Scientific name  Biophytum sensitivum
Rank  Species
Order  Oxalidales
Genus  Biophytum
Higher classification  Biophytum
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Similar  Biophytum, Oxalidaceae, Biophytum petersianum, Aerva lanata, Embryophyte

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Biophytum sensitivum is a species of plant in the Oxalidaceae family and in the genus Biophytum. It is commonly found in Nepal, India and in other Southeast Asian countries and is used for medicinal purposes in Nepal and in India.During the last few decades, extensive research has been carried out to elucidate the chemistry, biological activities, and medicinal applications of B. sensitivum.

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Biophytum sensitivum flower


Uses

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Chemical analyses have shown that the plant parts are rich in compounds which include amentoflavone, cupressuflavone, and isoorientin. Its extracts are antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antitumor, radioprotective, chemoprotective, antimetastatic, antiangiogenetic, wound-healing, immunomodulatory, anti-diabetic, and cardioprotective in nature.

Activity

Pharmacological screening of the leaves showed important antitumor activity in Dalton's Lymphoma Ascites (DLA).

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References

Biophytum sensitivum Wikipedia


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