Jatropha gaumeri Greenm.; pomol che’. Tree (or shrub) with milky latex; leaves alternate, simple, broadly ovate, base cordate, margin entire, apex acuminate to. Jatropha gaumeri is a species of plants with 18 observations. Family: Euphorbiaceae Juss. Genus: Jatropha L. Jatropha gaumeri Greenm. This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Mexico (and Tamaulipas) to.

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This lathyrane-type diterpene was previously isolated from the roots of J. Effect of Arbuscular Mycorrhizae on Jatropha curcas further its effect on tissue culture and leaf extract for antifungal property. J Am Chem Soc After drying, the plate was sprayed with a 0.

Physic Nut, Jatropha Curcas L. They also contain carcinogenic phorbol.

For VERO cells 9. The TLC plates were placed in a sterile Petri dish and covered with 4.

The reddish dye that is often used is made from the root of another plant species, Krameria grayi. Another common name is nettlespurge. The second, less-polar, fraction showed the presence of two main components having very similar R f values on TLC; all attempts to separate the components in their natural form proved unsuccessful. Cyperenoic acid was isolated from the crude n -hexane extract obtained from freshly picked roots g further extracted with n -hexane under reflux.


The solvent was removed under reduced pressure yielding g The reaction mixture was passed through a silica gel bed mesh, 3 cm high and the adsorbent washed with CH 2 Cl 2 to produce 18 mg of crude oxidized product.

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Barata and the University of Campinas for gaummeri chemical analysis. J Nat Prod Approximatelysee Section Species. A complete assignment of the 13 C NMR spectrum signals for the structure of 1not previously reported in the literature, is detailed in Experimental.

It is also a biomass feedstock to power electricity plants or to produce biogas, and a high-quality organic fertilizer. Extraction and isolation Jatdopha roots 2. Annals of Plant Sciences. Evaporation of the solvent yielded the corresponding hydrolyzed product in good yield, i.

Phytochemistry23 In the s, one species, Jatropha curcasgenerated interest as an oil crop for biodiesel production. One of the most frequently used plants in Yucatecan traditional medicine is Jatropha gaumeri Greenm. Cell proliferation was determined by spectrophotometric quantification at nm using the sulforhodamine B as dyeing reagent. Drug Discovery and Therapeutic Medicine.

Lothario Meissner, – Jd. Recibido el 2 de octubre del Cyperenoic acid 2 has been also isolated from different species of plants as Sandwithia guyanensis Jacobs et al.


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This is the first report jatrppha the in vitro antiproliferative activities effect of J. Retrieved 21 June For instance, the fresh latex of many plants belonging to this genus is used in folk medicine for the treatment of mouth blisters [1], pimples [2], and scabies [3]; similarly, leaf infusions are used to treat ulcers [4], infected wounds [5], and diarrhea [6]; finally, both the leaves and seeds of some Jatropha spp.

In vitro antitumour activity. When cut, the tree exudates a milky resin which is used to alleviate skin rashes and mouth blisters, as well as to treat fever and bone fractures [1, 20].

All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, gakmeri licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License. The methanolic extracts of roots and leaves of Jatropha gaumeri showed antimicrobial and antioxidant activity, respectively.

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Close-up of Jatropha podagrica. New colorimetric cytotoxicity assay for anticancer-drug screening. Articles with ‘species’ microformats Commons category link is on Wikidata.