International Journal of Pharmacy and Chemistry

Volume 3, Issue 6, November 2017

  • GC-MS Analysis and Antimicrobial Screening of Essential Oil from Lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus)

    Mahmoud Mohamed Ali, Mohammad Abdi Yusuf, Mohamed N. Abdalaziz

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 6, November 2017
    Pages: 72-76
    Received: Sep. 29, 2017
    Accepted: Oct. 17, 2017
    Published: Nov. 01, 2017
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    Abstract: Medicinal plants are source of a great economic value. Plant herbs are naturally gifted at the synthesis of medicinal compounds. The extraction and characterization of bioactive compounds from medicinal plants have resulted in the discovery of new drugs with high therapeutic value. Lemon grass was collected from administration gardens near Burjifar... Show More
  • Drug Development for PCGF2 Protein, Involved in Formation of Human Breast Cancer by Polyphenols and Their Derivatives Extracted from Cowania maxicana

    Jawaria Khan, Ardas Masood, Asma Noor, Muhammad Imran Qadir

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 6, November 2017
    Pages: 77-81
    Received: May 25, 2017
    Accepted: Oct. 08, 2017
    Published: Nov. 15, 2017
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    Abstract: In women, the most commonly found cancer is breast cancer. PCGF2 (polycomb group RING finger protein 2) was found to be one of the reasons that cause breast carcinoma in women. Ring finger protein causes formation of multiprotein complexes and mediates interactions between different proteins. The polyphenols, extracted from Cowania maxicana and the... Show More
  • Toxicological Studies of Fruit Powder and Extracted Cake of Melia volkensii Guerke (Family: Meliaceae) on Maasai Goats in Kenya

    Wanzala Wycliffe

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 6, November 2017
    Pages: 82-85
    Received: May 28, 2017
    Accepted: Oct. 08, 2017
    Published: Nov. 15, 2017
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    Abstract: Goat supplement feeds prepared from a dried Melia volkensii (Mv) fruit powder, which is known to contain insecticidal activity and the residual cake obtained after extracting oil from the fruit powder with aqueous ethanol, to remove the insecticidal activity do not adversely affect the growth and performance of Maasai goats even after exposure to t... Show More
  • Pharmacological Activities of Annona squamosa: Updated Review

    Win Min Oo, Myat Mon Khine

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 6, November 2017
    Pages: 86-93
    Received: Oct. 08, 2017
    Accepted: Nov. 03, 2017
    Published: Nov. 25, 2017
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    Abstract: Annona squamosa is a medicinal plant which has been used in alternative medicine from ancient times. Different parts of Annona squamosa such as fruits, seeds, leaves and barks have been used to treat many diseases. Some of the active constituents have been identified and investigated for biological actions while the rest are yet to be explored. Cur... Show More
  • Effect of Collaborative Instructional Strategy on Male and Female Students’ Achievement in Secondary School Chemistry in Benue State, Nigeria

    Clement Onwu Iji, Augustina Nkem Okwuchukwu Ochu, Odihi Adikwu, Sunday Esmond Atamonokhai

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 6, November 2017
    Pages: 94-98
    Received: Oct. 06, 2017
    Accepted: Oct. 31, 2017
    Published: Nov. 30, 2017
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    Abstract: This study investigated Effect of Collaborative Instructional Strategy (CIS) on Students’ Achievement in Secondary School Chemistry in Benue State, Nigeria. Its design was quasi-experimental. Its population was 6,400 Senior Secondary School two students of 301 government-approved co-educational schools in Benue State. Study sample was 216 students ... Show More
  • Evaluation of the Effects of Biofield Energy Healing Based Herbomineral Formulation on Various Biomarkers in Male Sprague Dawley Rats: Potential Role of the Trivedi Effect®

    Mahendra Kumar Trivedi, Alice Branton, Dahryn Trivedi, Gopal Nayak, Barry Dean Wellborn, Deborah Lea Smith, Dezi Ann Koster, Elizabeth Patric, Jagdish Singh, Kathleen Starr Vagt, Krista Joanne Callas, Sambhu Charan Mondal, Snehasis Jana

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 6, November 2017
    Pages: 99-108
    Received: Oct. 30, 2017
    Accepted: Nov. 17, 2017
    Published: Dec. 05, 2017
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    Abstract: A new proprietary herbomineral formulation was formulated, consisting of essential ingredients viz. herbal root extract ashwagandha and minerals (zinc, magnesium, and selenium). The aim of the study was to evaluate the immunomodulatory potential of Energy of Consciousness Healing (The Trivedi Effect®) Treatment on the herbomineral formulation in ma... Show More