Anti-diabetic activity of Cassia auriculata

Authors(1) :-Sunita Verma

Medicinal plants have attained a significant role in health system all over the world for both humans and animals not only in the diseased condition but also as potential material for maintaing proper health. Cassia auriculata L. (Ceasalpiniaceae) is a shrub that has attractive yellow flowers. Cassia auriculata was observed to have anti-diabetic activity in thr present study.

Authors and Affiliations

Sunita Verma
Maharaja Ganga Singh University, Bikaner, Rajasthan India

Anti-Diabetic, Insulin, Medicinal, Glucose.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 1 | January-February 2016
Date of Publication : 2016-02-29
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 429-431
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET1621110
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

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Sunita Verma, " Anti-diabetic activity of Cassia auriculata, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 2, Issue 1, pp.429-431, January-February-2016.
Journal URL : http://ijsrset.com/IJSRSET1621110

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