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Online Journals With Studies on Moringa
Moringa has been extensively studied in academia for its potential application in boosting nutrition and well-being.
- Asghari, G., Palizban, A., and Bakhshaei, B. Quantitative analysis of the nutritional components in leaves and seeds of the Persian Moringa peregrine Forssk.) Fiori. NCBI National Center for Biotechnology Information. U.S. National Library of Medicine. Jul-September 2015. Web. 25 Feb. 2016.
- Okereke, Chioma J. and Akaninwor, Joyce O. The protein quality of raw leaf, seed and root of Moringa oleifera grown in Rivers State, Nigeria. Scholars Research Library. Annals of Biological Research, 2013, 4 (11): 34:38. Web. 25 Feb 2016.
- Stohs, SJ, and MJ Hartman. Review of the Safety and Efficacy of Moringa Oleifera. Review of the Safety and Efficacy of Moringa Oleifera. NCBI National Center for Biotechnology Information. 24 Mar. 2015. Web. 25 Feb. 2016.
- Lurling M, Beekman W. Anti-cyanobacterial activity of Moringa oleifera seeds. J Appl Phycol. Aug 2010;22(4):503-510.
Guevara AP, Vargas C, Sakurai H, et al. An antitumor promoter from Moringa oleifera Lam. Mutat Res.Apr 6 1999;440(2):181-188.
Kalkunte S, Swamy N, Dizon DS, Brard L. Benzyl isothiocyanate (BITC) induces apoptosis in ovarian cancer cells in vitro.J Exp Ther Oncol. 2006;5(4):287-300.
Satyan KS, Swamy N, Dizon DS, et al. Phenethyl isothiocyanate (PEITC) inhibits growth of ovarian cancer cells by inducing apoptosis: role of caspase and MAPK activation. Gynecol Oncol. Oct 2006;103(1):261-270.
Lampronti I, Khan MT, Bianchi N, et al. Bangladeshi medicinal plant extracts inhibiting molecular interactions between nuclear factors and target DNA sequences mimicking NF-kappaB binding sites.Med Chem. Jul 2005;1(4):327-333.
Bharali R, Tabassum J, Azad MR. Chemomodulatory effect of Moringa oleifera, Lam, on hepatic carcinogen metabolising enzymes, antioxidant parameters and skin papillomagenesis in mice. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. Apr-Jun 2003;4(2):131-139.
Sreelatha S, Padma PR. Protective mechanisms of Moringa oleifera against CCl(4)-induced oxidative stress in precision-cut liver slices. Forsch Komplementmed. 2010;17(4):189-194.
Atawodi SE, Atawodi JC, Idakwo GA, et al. Evaluation of the polyphenol content and antioxidant properties of methanol extracts of the leaves, stem, and root barks of Moringa oleifera Lam. J Med Food. Jun 2010;13(3):710-716.
Chumark P, Khunawat P, Sanvarinda Y, et al. The in vitro and ex vivo antioxidant properties, hypolipidaemic and antiatherosclerotic activities of water extract of Moringa oleifera Lam. leaves. J Ethnopharmacol. Mar 28 2008;116(3):439-446.
Chattopadhyay S, Maiti S, Maji G, et al. Protective Role of Moringa oleifera (Sajina) Seed on Arsenic-Induced Hepatocellular Degeneration in Female Albino Rats. Biol Trace Elem Res. Jul 27 2010.
Fakurazi S, Hairuszah I, Nanthini U. Moringa oleifera Lam prevents acetaminophen induced liver injury through restoration of glutathione level. Food Chem Toxicol. Aug 2008;46(8):2611-2615.
Jaiswal D, Kumar Rai P, Kumar A, Mehta S, Watal G. Effect of Moringa oleifera Lam. leaves aqueous extract therapy on hyperglycemic rats. J Ethnopharmacol. Jun 25 2009;123(3):392-396.
Cheenpracha S, Park EJ, Yoshida WY, et al. Potential anti-inflammatory phenolic glycosides from the medicinal plant Moringa oleifera fruits. Bioorg Med Chem. Sep 1 2010;18(17):6598-6602.
Sashidhara KV, Rosaiah JN, Tyagi E, et al. Rare dipeptide and urea derivatives from roots of Moringa oleifera as potential anti-inflammatory and antinociceptive agents. Eur J Med Chem. Jan 2009;44(1):432-436.
Mahajan SG, Mehta AA. Immunosuppressive activity of ethanolic extract of seeds of Moringa oleifera Lam. in experimental immune inflammation. J Ethnopharmacol. Jul 6 2010;130(1):183-186.
Mahajan SG, Mehta AA. Inhibitory Action of Ethanolic Extract of Seeds of Moringa oleifera Lam. On Systemic and Local Anaphylaxis.J Immunotoxicol. Oct 2007;4(4):287-294.
Mahajan SG, Banerjee A, Chauhan BF, et al. Inhibitory effect of n-butanol fraction of Moringa oleifera Lam. seeds on ovalbumin-induced airway inflammation in a guinea pig model of asthma. Int J Toxicol.Nov-Dec 2009;28(6):519-527.
Rahman MM, Akhter S, Jamal MA, et al. Control of coliform bacteria detected from diarrhea associated patients by extracts of Moringa oleifera. Nepal Med Coll J. Mar 2010;12(1):12-19.
Firth J, Balraj V, Muliyil J, et al. Point-of-use interventions to decrease contamination of drinking water: a randomized, controlled pilot study on efficacy, effectiveness, and acceptability of closed containers, Moringa oleifera, and in-home chlorination in rural South India. Am J Trop Med Hyg. May 2010;82(5):759-765.
Ayanbimpe GM, Ojo TK, Afolabi E, Opara F, Orsaah S, Ojerinde OS. Evaluation of extracts of Jatropha curcas and Moringa oleifera in culture media for selective inhibition of saprophytic fungal contaminants. J Clin Lab Anal. 2009;23(3):161-164.
Lipipun V, Kurokawa M, Suttisri R, et al. Efficacy of Thai medicinal plant extracts against herpes simplex virus type 1 infection in vitro and in vivo. Antiviral Res. Nov 2003;60(3):175-180.
Mazumder UK, Gupta M, Chakrabarti S, Pal D. Evaluation of hematological and hepatorenal functions of methanolic extract of Moringa oleifera Lam. root treated mice. Indian J Exp Biol. Jun 1999;37(6):612-614.
Karadi RV, Gadge NB, Alagawadi KR, Savadi RV. Effect of Moringa oleifera Lam. root-wood on ethylene glycol induced urolithiasis in rats. J Ethnopharmacol. Apr 21 2006;105(1-2):306-311.
Debnath S, Biswas D, Ray K, Guha D.Moringa oleifera induced potentiation of serotonin release by 5-HT(3) receptors in experimental ulcer model. Phytomedicine. Jul 14 2010.
Duangjai A, Ingkaninan K, Limpeanchob N. Potential mechanisms of hypocholesterolaemic effect of Thai spices/dietary extracts. Nat Prod Res. Jul 8 2010:1-12.
Shukla S, Mathur R, Prakash AO. Biochemical and physiological alterations in female reproductive organs of cyclic rats treated with aqueous extract of Moringa oleifera Lam. Acta Eur Fertil. Jul-Aug 1988;19(4):225-232.
Prakash AO, Pathak S, Shukla S, Mathur R. Uterine histoarchitecture during pre and post-implantation periods of rats treated with aqueous extract of Moringa oleifera Lam. Acta Eur Fertil. Mar-Apr 1987;18(2):129-135.
Shukla S, Mathur R, Prakash AO. Antifertility profile of the aqueous extract of Moringa oleifera roots. J Ethnopharmacol. Jan 1988;22(1):51-62.
Ganguly R, Guha D. Alteration of brain monoamines & EEG wave pattern in rat model of Alzheimer’s disease & protection by Moringa oleifera.Indian J Med Res. Dec 2008;128(6):744-751.
Rathi BS, Bodhankar SL, Baheti AM. Evaluation of aqueous leaves extract of Moringa oleifera Linn for wound healing in albino rats. Indian J Exp Biol. Nov 2006;44(11):898-901.
Faizi S, Siddiqui BS, Saleem R, Siddiqui S, Aftab K, Gilani AH. Isolation and structure elucidation of new nitrile and mustard oil glycosides from Moringa oleifera and their effect on blood pressure. J Nat Prod. Sep 1994;57(9):1256-1261.
Villasenor IM, Lim-Sylianco CY, Dayrit F. Mutagens from roasted seeds of Moringa oleifera. Mutat Res.Oct 1989;224(2):209-212.
Villasenor IM, Finch P, Lim-Sylianco CY, Dayrit F. Structure of a mutagen from roasted seeds of Moringa oleifera. Carcinogenesis. Jun 1989;10(6):1085-1087.
Pal A, Bawankule DU, Darokar MP, et al. Influence of Moringa oleifera on pharmacokinetic disposition of rifampicin using HPLC-PDA method: a pre-clinical study. Biomed Chromatogr. Sep 15 2010.
Monera TG, Wolfe AR, Maponga CC, Benet LZ, Guglielmo J. Moringa oleifera leaf extracts inhibit 6beta-hydroxylation of testosterone by CYP3A4. J Infect Dev Ctries. 2008;2(5):379-383.
Ghiridhari VVA, Malhati D, Geetha K. Anti-diabetic properties of drumstick (Moringa oleifera) leaf tablets. Int J Health Nutr. 2011;2:1-5.
Adejumo OE, Kolapo AL, Folarin AO. Moringa oleifera Lam. (Moringaceae) grown in Nigeria: In vitro antisickling activity on deoxygenated erythrocyte cells. J Pharm Bioallied Sci. Apr 2012;4(2):118-122.
Nambiar VS, Guin P, Parnami S, et al. Impact of antioxidants from drum stick leaves on the lipid profile of hyperlipidemics. J Herb Med Toxicol. 2010;4:165–172.
Asare GA, Gyan B, Bugyei K, et al. Toxicity potentials of the nutraceutical Moringa oleifera at supra-supplementation levels. J Ethnopharmacol. Jan 6 2012;139(1):265-272.
Oyagbemi AA, Omobowale TO, Azeez IO, et al. Toxicological evaluations of methanolic extract of Moringa oleifera leaves in liver and kidney of male Wistar rats. J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol. 2013 Mar 18:1-6.
Print Articles With Studies on Moringa
Moringa has been extensively studied in academia for its potential application in boosting nutrition and well-being.
- Fahey J W. Moringa oleifera: a review of the medical evidence for its nutritional, therapeutic, and prophylactic properties. Trees for Life Journal. 2005;1(5) p. 1-13.
- Paliwal R, Sharma V, Pracheta V. A review on Horse Radiah Tree (Moringa oleifera): A Multipurpose Tree with High Economic and Commercial Importance. Asian Journal of Biotechnology. 2011;3(4):p.317-328.
- Fisher H W. Moringa Oleifera: Magic, Myth or Miracle. Britannia Press. Toronto. 2011.
- Kumar N A, Pari I. Antioxidant action of Moringa oleifera Lam (drumstick) against antitubercular drug induced lipid peroxidation in rats. J Medicinal Foods. 2003;6(3):p.255-259.
- Bharali R, Tabassum J, Azad M R H. Chemomodulatory effect of Moringa oleifera, Lam, on hepatic carcinogen metabolizing enzymes, antioxidant parameters and skin papillomagenesis in mice. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention 2003;4:p.131-139.
- Njoku O U, Adikwu M U. Investigation on some physico-chemical antioxidant and toxicological properties ofMoringa oleifera seed oil. Acta Pharmaceutica Zagreb. 1997;47(4): p.87-290.
- Siddhuraju P, Becker K. Antioxidant properties of various solvent extracts of total phenolic constituents from three different agroclimatic origins of drumstick tree (Moringa oleifera Lam.) leaves. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 2003;51:p.2144-2155.
- Jayavardhanan K K, K Suresh K, Panikkar K R, Vasudevan D M. Modulatory potency of drumstick lectin on the host defense system. Journal of Experimental Clinical Cancer Research 1994;13(3):p.205-209
- Ramachandran C, Peter K V, Gopalakrishnan P K. 1980, Drumstick (Moringa oleifera): A multipurpose Indian Vegetable. Economic Botany, 34 (3) p.276-283.
- Kjaer A, Malver O, El-Menshawi B, Reisch J. Isothiocyanates in myrosinase-treated seed extracts of Moringa peregrina. Phytochemistry 1979;18:p.1485-1487.
- Kurup P A, Narasimha Rao P L. Antibiotic principle from Moringa pterygosperma. Part IV. The effect of addition of vitamins and amino acids on the anti-bacterial activity of pterygospermin. Indian J Med Res. 1954;42:p.101-107.
- Viera GH F, Mourão J A, Ângelo Â C, Costa R A, Viera R H. Antibacterial effect (in vitro) of Moringa oleifera and Annona muricata against Gram positive and Gram negative bacteria. Rev Inst Med trop S Paulo. 2010;May/June.
- Njoku O U, Adikwu M U. Investigation on some physico-chemical antioxidant and toxicological properties ofMoringa oleifera seed oil. Acta Pharmaceutica Zagreb. 1997;47(4):p.87-290.
Moringa is widely supported by NGOs, charities, universities, and government agencies world wide, including, but not limited to, the following:
- Africa Eco Foundation
- African and Hindustani Centers of Diversity
- African Conservation Foundation
- Africast Foundation
- AGADA - Alternative Action for African Development
- Agricultural Developments South America
- Agriculture Mission Fellowship, Taiwan
- Agroforestry Net, Inc.
- Agrotech Co. Ltd., Sudan
- ALMS - Ark of Life Ministries, Zambia
- ANAMED - Action for Natural Medicine, Germany
- Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
- Apostolic Womens' Movement, Ghana
- Association of Farmers, Educators and Traders, Gambia
- Association pour la Sante Preventive de Rosso, Mauritania
- AVRDC-The World Vegetable Center Works
- BHD - Biotechnology for Human Development
- Binga Foods and Nutritional Committee, Binga District Hospital, Zimbabwe
- Binga Trees Trust Project
- BIOMASA - Honenheim University
- British Overseas Development Agency
- CADEC - Catholic Development Commission
- Canada - Micronutrient Initiatives
- CDE - Centre for Development and Enterprise, South Africa
- CEEM - Christian Ecology and Development Ministry, India
- Center for Cross-Cultural Epidemiologic Studies, Drew University
- Chaoyang University of Technology, Taiwan
- Christian Family Agric. Ministry, Ghana
- CID - Center for International Development
- Compagnie Commerciale de Mumuri S.A., Burundi
- Companeros en Ministerio/Partners in Ministry, Mexico
- CRDA - Christian Relief and Development Association
- CTA - Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation, Netherlands, West Indies and Western Samoa
- CWS - Church World Service
- CWS/Crop Walk
- DART - Development Alternatives, Research and Training, Nigeria
- EBCEF - Ethiopian Books for Children and Educational Foundation
- ECHO - Education Concerns for Hunger Organization, Inc.
- Ecological Internet, Inc. - Forests.org
- Environment Africa
- FAO - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
- Federal Ministry of Health, Nigeria
- Feed the Children, Uganda
- Gambia National Nutrition Agency and Council
- Gambia United National Environment Programme
- German Development Services
- German-Ethiopian Association
- GIANT - Global Initiative for AIDS Nutritional Therapy
- Global Facilitation Unit for Underutilized Species
- GLOW Ministries International, Haiti
- GoodWorks International LLC - UN Ambassador Andrew Young's Foundation
- Government of the Philippines, National Nutrition Council
- Grace In Motion Ministries, Brazil
- Groupe de Recherche et d'Actions pour un Developpement Durable, Benin
- Happy Farmers Maun, Botswana
- Harold Martin Botanic Garden, University of Leicester, England
- Heifer International Foundation - Global Food Crisis Fund
- HIMCON - Himalayan Consortium for Himalayan Conversation
- IDEE-Casamance, NGO, Senegal
- India National Institute of Nutrition, Indian Council of Medical Research
- INERA - Institut de l'Environnement et des Recherches Agricoles
- International Eye Foundation
- International Moringa Network
- International Trypanotolerance Centre
- Japan Moringa Association
- Kenya Forestry Research Institute
- KMTC Agricultural Training Centre
- Kyoto City, Japan - Water Purification Project
- Lutheran World Federation, Dept. for World Service, Mauritania
- Mahasarakham University, Thailand
- Medecins Aux Pieds Nus
- Mercy Ships
- Ministry of the Atmosphere and Natural Resources
- Missouri Botanical Gardens, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri
- Mlup Baitong, NGO, Cambodia
- Moringa Energie Developpement SA, Senegal
- Moringa Garden Circle
- Moringa Research Agency, Kenya
- NANA - National Nutrition Agency
- National Agricultural Research Center, Saudi, Arabia
- National Council of Churches USA
- National Geographic Society
- National Institutes of Health
- National Science Foundation
- New GENESIS, Haiti
- New York Botanical Garden, Botanical Science Research and Training
- Office International de l'Eau, France
- One Spirit, USA
- Optima of Africa
- Peace Corps
- Permacultora Dominicana, Dominican Republic
- Phytotrade Africa
- Prek Leap National School of Agriculture, Cambodia
- Presbyterian Church of the Sudan
- PROPAGE - Association pour la Promotion des Ressources Vegetales des Regions arides et Semi Arides, France
- Public Authority of Agriculture Affairs and Fish Resources - Forestry and Range Dept., Kuwait
- Purdue University, Center for New Crops & Plants Products
- Rotary Club
- RUAF - Resource Centre on Urban Agriculture & Forestry
- Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew, England
- Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
- Rural Women's Movement, South Africa
- Sehgal Foundation, India
- Shakuntala Bidyadhar Trust
- Silva Forest Foundation
- Stoneleigh, Shroshire, England
- The Berkeley Reafforestation Trust
- The Center for the Improvement of Human Functioning International
- Togo Nature Environment
- Tokyo University of Agriculture, Department of Nutritional Science, Japan
- Trees for Africa
- Trees for Life Moringa Project
- TULUM Ltd.
- United Methodist Committee on Relief
- United Nations World Food Program
- UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Social, and Cultural Organization
- Universidade de Fortaleza, Brazil
- Universite Abdou Moumouni, Niger
- Universite Cadi Ayad-faculte des Sciences Semlalia, Maroc
- Universite Cheikh Anta diop de Dakar, Senegal Laboratory of Nutritional Physiological Chemistry
- Universite d'Abomey-Calavi, Benin
- University of Baroda, Vadodara, Gujarat, India
- University of Botswana
- University of Dschang, FASA, Cameroon
- University of Ghana, Biochemistry Department
- University of Hawaii - CTAHR
- University of Kansas School of Medicine
- University of Leicester, England
- University of Stellenbosch, Dpt of Physiological Studies, South Africa
- University of the South Pacific, Suva, Fiji Islands
- University of Wageningen, Division of Human Nutrition
- U. S. Agency for International Development
- U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service - NFTA
- Wangari Maathai Foundation
- WECADI - Wakiso Environment Conservation and Development Initiative, Uganda
- WAECHE -Williams Adedayo Enter Community Health Evangelism, Nigeria
- West Indies Self Help WISH Mission, Haiti
- World Vision
- World Water Forum
- Zimbabwe Forestry Commission
- Zimbabwe Rural District Council
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