Editor's Note p. 1

Editor's Note 2018

Divakar Goli

Review Article p. 2

A Review on Ethnomedicinal, Phytochemical and Pharmacological Aspects of Myrica esculenta

P. Sood and R. Shri*

Myrica esculenta (Myricaceae) commonly known as box berry or kaphal is an important Indian medicinal plant. It is found in foothill tracks of Eastern Himalayas, Meghalaya, Nepal, China and P..

Review Article p. 14

Solid Oral Flexible Formulations for Pediatric and Geriatric patients: Age-appropriate Formulation Platforms

P. Chandrasekaran and Ruckmani Kandasamy*

The oral route of drug administration is mostly preferred by paediatric and geriatric patients. Patient non-compliance due to poor taste and swallowing problems are major issues in paediatri..

Research Paper p. 26

Phytochemical, Antioxidant and Antimicrobial Screening of Suaeda maritima L (Dumort) against Human Pathogens and Multiple Drug Resistant Bacteria

Bulti Nayak, Satarupa Roy, Madhumita Roy*, A. Mitra and Kalpana Karak

In this study, antimicrobial property of Suaeda maritima, a mangrove associate species collected from lower Gangetic delta complex was evaluated. The antibacterial activity of the extract ag..

Research Paper p. 36

Design and Synthesis of New Bioactive 1,2,4-Triazoles, Potential Antitubercular and Antimicrobial Agents

R. Singh, S. K. Kashaw*, V. K. Mishra, M. Mishra, V. Rajoriya and V. Kashaw

A New series of 1,2,4-triazole derivatives were synthesized using appropriate synthetic route and structures were confirmed by infrared spectroscopy, proton nuclear magnetic resonance, carbo..

Research Paper p. 46

Extraction and Antioxidant Activity of Flavonoids from Seed Coat of Borassus flabellifer Linn using Orthogonal Array (L16(4^4))

P. Muthukumaran*, T. Sathishkumar, M. Alamelumangai, J. Dhanalakshmi, M. Mathumitha and Saranya Renganayaki

This study aimed at optimizing the conditions required for maximal extraction of flavonoids from the seed coat of Borassus flabellifer and to evaluate antioxidant properties. Initially, the ..

Research Paper p. 52

Purification, Fractionation and Characterization of Anthocyanin from in vitro Culture of Bridelia retusa (L.) Spreng.

J. M. Aswathy, S. S. Sumayya, B. Lawarence, C. H. Kavitha and K. Murugan*

Bridelia retusa is traditionally used as an astringent and for treating rheumatic pains. Present study revealed that 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid alone or in combination with kinetin-forti..

Research Paper p. 65

Combined 3D-QSAR and Molecular Docking Study on benzo[h][1,6]naphthyridin-2(1H)-one Analogs as mTOR Inhibitors

B. Wang, M. M. Liu, B. W. Wang, J. Li, M. Shu and Z. H. Lin*

Mechanistic target of rapamycin is involved in the formation of tumor microvasculature was an ideal target for computer-aided drug design. The predictive study of quantitative structure-acti..