JHMR (2016), Vol. 1, Issue 02

  • Burns Healed by Leaf Sheath Extract of Pisang Ambon

    Burns Inoculated with Staphylococcus aureus Healed by Leaf Sheath Extract of Pisang Ambon (Musa acuminata) Samsuar1, Pratika Viogenta1, Laila Susanti1, Yuli Wahyu Trimulyani1, Sutriyani1, Mohammad Kanedi2* 1Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Mathematics and Sciences, Tulang Bawang University, Bandar Lampung, Indonesia 2Department of Biology, Faculty of Mathematics and Sciences University of Lampung, Bandar Lampung, Indonesia Review method: Single-blind; Peer reviewer comments: 1.  Using parts of banana to cure diseases is a common practice for people in homeland of genus Musa. However, scientific…

  • Renal and hepatic effect of methanol leaf extract of Lupinus arboreus

    Pharmacological studies on the renal and hepatic effect of methanol leaf extract of Lupinus arboreus in rats *1Ohadoma SC, 2Akah PA, 2Nworu CS, 2Okoye TC 1Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, Imo State University, PMB 2000, Owerri, Nigeria. 2Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Nigeria, P.O. Box 3219, Nsukka. Review method: Single-blind; Peer reviewer comments: 1. Objective: To investigate the renal and hepatic effect of methanol leaf extract of Lupinus arboreus using experimental rats. Methods: Three…

  • Sirka (Vinegar): From Traditional Use To Scientific Approach

    Sirka (Vinegar): From Traditional Use To Scientific Approach Mohd Nauman Saleem*, Mohammad Idris** *Research Associate, Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine, New Delhi **Head, Departments of Ilm-us-Saidla and Ilm-ul-Advia, A & U Tibbia College, Karol Bagh, New Delhi Review method: Single-blind; Peer reviewer comments: 1. Traditional medicine is the summation of knowledge, skills and practices based on theories, beliefs and experiences which are indigenous to different cultures. Sirka (Vinegar) has a long historical background and besides its usage as a…

  • Different Levels of Nitrogenous Fertilizer Application for Glori lily

    Different Levels of Nitrogenous Fertilizer Application for Growth, Flowering and Yield Attributes of Glori lily (Gloriosa superba L.) S. Deivasigamani Department of Agronomy, PGP College of Agricultural sciences, (Affiliated to Tamilnadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore-3)  Palani Nagar, Namakkal, Tamilmadu, India Review method: Single-blind; Peer reviewer comments: 1. Field experiment were conducted at farmer’s field, Devanur village, Ariyalur District of Tamil Nadu during 2008 to study the Different Levels of Nitrogenous Fertilizer Application for Growth, Flowering and Yield Attributes of glori lily. There…

  • Insecticidal Efficacy of Plumeria Species Leaf Extract

    Insecticidal Efficacy of Plumeria Species Leaf Extract on Two Economically Important Insects Populations: Mosquito (Anopheles) and Bean Weevils (Callosobruchus Maculatus) Aguoru, C. U.*,  Offia, K.L. and Olasan, J. O. Department of Biological Sciences, University of Agriculture, Makurdi. Nigeria. Review method: Single-blind; Peer reviewer comments: 1. Insecticidal efficacy of two Plumeria species (P. rubra and P. obtusa) foliar extracts was tested on mosquito and beans weevil populations. The extent of efficacy was analysed using linear regression model. The aim was to determine if the plant, as…