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Antimicrobial, Antioxidant and Anti-Inflammatory Activities of the extract of a Moroccan endemic Narcissus: Narcissus broussonetii

Authors(12) :-Amal Razik, Farida ADLY, Mina MOUSSAID, Chadi BERHAL, Hassan MOUSSAID, Abdelaziz ELAMRANI, Touria Ould BELLAHCEN, Nourdinne BOURHIM, Jamal Jamal EDDINE, Carles CODINA, Jaume BASTIDA, Mohamed LOTFI

The antioxidant, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory activities, of the extract of the Narcissus broussonetii bulbs were studied. The report concerning those properties of this Moroccan endemic species is described for the first time. Nine main alkaloids compounds were identified by GC and GC-MS such as tazettine, pretazettine, homolycorine, lycorine, ismine, 3-epimacronine and papiramine. The extracts of N. broussonetii up to 40 mg/100g b.wt, revealed a significant anti-inflammatory effect in mice and showed also a significant scavenging activity at 10 mg mL-1. However, the extractshowed a moderate antibacterial activity against all the microorganisms tested.
Amal Razik, Farida ADLY, Mina MOUSSAID, Chadi BERHAL, Hassan MOUSSAID, Abdelaziz ELAMRANI, Touria Ould BELLAHCEN, Nourdinne BOURHIM, Jamal Jamal EDDINE, Carles CODINA, Jaume BASTIDA, Mohamed LOTFI
Amaryllidaceae, Narcissus broussonetii, alkaloids, pharmaceutical activities.
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Publication Details
  Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 1 | January-February 2016
  Date of Publication : 2016-02-25
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 06-11
Manuscript Number : IJSRST151549
Publisher : Technoscience Academy
PRINT ISSN : 2395-6011
ONLINE ISSN : 2395-602X
Cite This Article :
Amal Razik, Farida ADLY, Mina MOUSSAID, Chadi BERHAL, Hassan MOUSSAID, Abdelaziz ELAMRANI, Touria Ould BELLAHCEN, Nourdinne BOURHIM, Jamal Jamal EDDINE, Carles CODINA, Jaume BASTIDA, Mohamed LOTFI, "Antimicrobial, Antioxidant and Anti-Inflammatory Activities of the extract of a Moroccan endemic Narcissus: Narcissus broussonetii", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 2, Issue 1, pp.06-11, January-February-2016.
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