Qualitative and Quantitave Phytochemical Screening of Secondary Metabolites in Seeds of Schleichera Oleosa (Lour.) Oken

Authors(2) :-Neha Tiwari, V. N. Pandey

The medicinal plants are extensively used by tribal people worldwide since the time immemorial. Schleichera oleosa (Lour.) Oken is one of such plant used to treat many diseases from the time of Ayurveda. The present study includes the qualitative estimation of phytoconstituents such as carbohydrates, proteins, saponins, phenolic compounds and tannins, alkaloids, glycosides, phytosterols, steroids, terpenoids, coumarins and flavonoids as well as quantitative estimation of secondary metabolites such as saponin, alkaloid, flavonoid, terpenoids and tannins in the seeds of S. oleosa. The study confirmed the presence of phytocompounds in seeds of S. oleosa. The presence of these secondary metabolites can revolutionize the nutraceutical and Industrial sector to cope up the health and nutritional problems of human beings.

Authors and Affiliations

Neha Tiwari
Experimental Botany and Nutraceutical Laboratory, Department of Botany, DDU Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
V. N. Pandey
Experimental Botany and Nutraceutical Laboratory, Department of Botany, DDU Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India

Carbohydrates, Terpenoids, alkaloid, Saponin, Schleichera oleosa

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 6 | September-October 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-10-31
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 357-359
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET173679
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

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

Cite This Article :

Neha Tiwari, V. N. Pandey, " Qualitative and Quantitave Phytochemical Screening of Secondary Metabolites in Seeds of Schleichera Oleosa (Lour.) Oken, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 3, Issue 6, pp.357-359, September-October-2017.
Journal URL : http://ijsrset.com/IJSRSET173679

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