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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Citation in news articles. Planta Medica 64 5: Each total arthritis score was the sum of the scores for all four limbs the maximum possible score was thus Author information Article notes Copyright and License information Disclaimer. Then the decoction is leaved for fermentation during several days according to the color expected to obtain.

Caesalpinia sappan Caesalpinia sappan L. Between groups comparisons were performed using the post-hoc Tukey test. The heart of the trunk and larger branches only are faesalpinia for the extraction of the dye. Brazilin was the principal component of the most active fraction obtained after sequential purification of C.

Flowering is usually in the rainy season, fruiting about 6 months later. Partial chondroprotective effect of zoledronate in a rabbit model of inflammatory arthritis.

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Antioxidant activity of Caesalpinia sappan heartwood. In vitro anti-influenza viral activities of constituents from Caesalpinia sappan.


Statistical analysis was performed with a 2-sample t-test comparing each sample group to the related normal group. These results sappab with those of a study on BMD and micro-CT joint projection after administration of bisphosphonate, minodronic acid [ 45 ]. We explored whether brazilin purified from C. Bharat Bhusan Patnaik, Email: Does not include altitudinal distribution, which is covered under Habitat. Several other phenolic compounds have also been isolated from the heartwood and contribute to the dye properties of the wood: All extracts stimulated osteoblast proliferation and exhibited anti-osteoporosis activities [ carsalpinia ].

It remained a major source of red dye up to the end of the 19 th century. Isolation and absolute configurations of 3,4-dihydroxylated homoisoflavans and brazilins from Caesalpinia sappan L”.

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Brazilin was purified from C. The two-dimensional images thus obtained were converted to three-dimensional images, and bone microstructure was evaluated. Some reports have documented the synthesis of novel cytokines including IL, IL, and RANK ligand in the synovium, which secretes enzymes degrading proteoglycans and collagen, in turn causing bone loss [ 45 ].

Anti-convulsant compounds from the wood caesslpinia Caesalpinia sappan L. Sekeroglu ZA, Sekeroglu V. Enumerates geographic entities where the taxon lives. The tree is cut about 1 m above spapan ground to allow sprouts to grow from the stump. Demography and Conservation Demography and Conservation. Brazilin was earlier isolated from an ethyl acetate extract of C. Antimotility effects of Chinese herbal medicines on casalpinia sperm.

The mean arthritis index score was 2. Slivers of heartwood are used for making herbal drinking water in various regions, such as Kerala and Central Java, where it is usually mixed with gingercinnamonand cloves. Additionally, drug side-effects include increased risks of malignancy and gastrointestinal disturbances.


Conclusions We found that brazilin prepared from ethyl acetate extracts swppan C. Checklists specific search options Observed during.

It includes published material or suggestions from the author or others. Clinical scoring of arthritis CIA mice were evaluated by two independent observers three-to-four times in a week, with regards to the extent of all the inflammation, salpan, edema of the periarticular tissues, and enlargement, distortion, or ankylosis of the joints. Thus, no between-group difference was found to be significant.

Biancaea sappan Leaves and fruits Conservation status. In a previous study, nine compounds from C. We present a systematic, updated checklist of larval host plants of the butterflies of the Western In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Brazilin protects cultured cwesalpinia hepatocytes from BrCCl 3 -induced toxicity. A textual diagnostic description of the species that is not necessarily structured.

There are 10 Wikipedia citations related to Caesalpinia sappan L. Botanical classification Caesalpinia sappan L. Usually the plants are grown in the shade of treesthe forest or in forest borders.

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