Brosimum is a genus of plants in the family Moraceae, native to tropical regions of the Americas Brosimum discolor · Brosimum gaudichaudii Trecul—Mama- cadela · Brosimum glaucum Taub. Brosimum glaziovii Taub. Brosimum guianense. Motivated by this interest, we are investigating some Brazilian plant species, among them a tree, Brosimum gaudichaudii Trecul (Moraceae), found in Brazil’s . Morfoanatomia e histoquímica de Brosimum gaudichaudii Trécul. (Moraceae)1. Ezilda Jacomassi2,5, Ismar Sebastião Moscheta3 e Sílvia Rodrigues Machado4.

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Effects of psoralen and bergapten on irradiated skin. The influence of such alterations upon the death cause must be taken into account in sub-acute and chronic toxicity tests. For determining the acute toxicity of BG approximate lethal dose, ALD, and average broosimum dose, LD50albino male mice were used, weighing between 35 and 45 g Publisher Reference Publications; Michigan.

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United Gauichaudii Department of Agriculture. If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. Litchfield JT, Wilcoxon F Stunning photographs of each species, brief details on the plant, its uses and how to grow it from seed. Moore Galactodendron Kunth Piratinera Aubl.

Description Small to medium sized tree with a crooked trunk, growing up to 25ft in height. Encouraging research about natural products would not only benefit the poor population, but also the Brazilian health system as a whole, as it would reduce the demand for public services, since it encourages oriented self-medication, of a much lower cost and usually quite low risk Ribeiro et al.

At the same time, in recent years a “return to the origins” has been observed, provided by the need for new drugs, with lower toxicity levels and lower costs.

The dense vividly colored scarlet wood of B. The stem bark surface presents itself even more rugose and dark. The latex was used to produce a nanoscale structured film, which presented an increased attraction and reduced adhesion behaviours. The pharmaceutical industry has encouraged this trend, as it recognizes an opportunity to provide the marketplace with a pharmacotherapeutic arsenal with scientifically proven alternatives. Studies on the toxicity of Punica granatum L.


Plants of this genus are otherwise used for timberbuilding materials, and in a cultural context. Survey of medicinal plants used in the region Northeast of Brazil.

The higher doses have led to lethality in a much shorter period of time. InEl-Mofty launched a treatment based on the use of photosensitizing substances obtained from Ammi majus Linn, which contains amoidinemethoxypsoralen, amoidineisoamylinpsoralen and bergapten as active principles, that depended on exposure to sun rays in order to promote re-pigmentation Azambuja, ; Sampaio et al.

The film presented high homogeneity, as observed by low nanoroughness values, probably because of its intrinsic components, such as the jacalin-like protein that has known agglutination properties. The mice received water and food ad libitum. Tropical Gaudichsudii Database, Ken Fern. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Brosimum.

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Combination of PUVA sol and topical calcipotriol in vitiligo. Mama-Cadela Brosimum gaudichaudii a. How to cite this article. Its folk name, Bitch Tits, is derived from brosium fruits’ tendency to form on branches side by side, hanging much like the nipples of a female dog.

Twelve hours before the experiment started, animals were submitted to bbrosimum fasting, and the food returned two hours after the drug was ministered to each animal. How many suns are in our solar system. Thus, the population will be offered additional and accessible options in its fight against the so many illnesses.

Therefore, the development of acute pre-clinical toxicity trials has been proposed approximate lethal dose, ALD, and median lethal dose, LD50 of the BG root exsudate in laboratory animals. The other analyzed innards presented a normal appearance, demonstrating no alteration caused by the product applied to the animals. Such hypothesis – of gaudihcaudii oral acute toxicity – was partially confirmed by the present study.

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Therefore, the social and economic conditions in force, especially in third world countries, have led the lower classes to search for much cheaper and relatively safe therapeutic alternatives such as, for example, medicinal herbs.


The fruit and some leaves back view only Photograph by: After a couple of weeks of oral ministration and exposure to the morning sun, the topical treatment with hydro-alcoholic solution or cream and exposure to the afternoon sun is started. This powder, in microscopic gaudichuadii, presents itself as pieces in varied shapes and sizes, in the amber color, semi-transparent when observed under the microscope under direct light.

All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed gaudivhaudii a Creative Commons Attribution License. Each one of the groups was subdivided into 6 sub-groups of 10 animals each: The employment of pharmaceutical technology has provided for the diffusion of industrialized drugs as a predominant therapeutic resource, but very costly for patients. Indian J Exp Biol A difference in the amount of hemosiderin was noticed in the spleen of the test group animals, in comparison to the control group.

It is known that “all fluorescent substances found in nature, whatever the chemical function they belong to, are active therapeutically and pharmacologically without exception” Pozetti, gaudichaudij Native to savanna and scrub-forest regions of Brazil. Please visit our seed store to view current selections. BG Moraceae, with a high frequency in regions of the Brazilian cerrado shrubland and popularly known as “mamacadela”, holds photosensitizing furocoumarins.

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The observed hemosiderin is the result of the destruction of red blood cells in this organ, liberating its content. Artocarpus hypargyraeus Kwai Muk.