Caesalpinia sappan L. (Leguminosae) is found in India, Malaysia, southern China, and tropical Asia, and its heartwood Sappan lignum is used as a red dye. Family Name: Fabaceae (Leguminosae). Common Names: Sappan Wood, Brazilwood Tree, Sappan. Chinese Name: 苏木. by; G. Renu, Sanjana Julias Thilakar, D. Narasimhan, Centre for Floristic Research, Department of Botany, Madras Christian College, Tambaram. (0 ratings).

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Biancaea sappan Leaves and fruits Conservation status. Sp was lower in the normal group than in the groups in which CIA was induced.

Known or potential benefits of the species for humans, at a direct economic level, as instruments of education, prospecting, eco-tourism, etc. Methanol was used as the mobile phase.

Caesalpinia sappan L.

Several recent studies have focused on herbal extracts or caesalpiia that exhibit anti-arthritic effects in rats with adjuvant-induced arthritis [ 11 – 13 ]. Serum cytokine levels in the CIA-induced control group were significantly higher than those in the normal group on day Although all of these drugs reduce acute inflammation and pain, they do not change the course of the disease or prevent joint destruction.

This will keep the carsalpinia flat during soaking. Click on “show more” to view them. This Caesalpinioideae -related article is a stub. The colour deepens to dark red upon prolonged exposure to sunlight or air. Support Center Support Center. The wood is shredded and then crushed in a pestle. Checklists specific search options Observed during.


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The majority of these compounds are caesqlpinia into brazilin by heating, in the weak acidic or basic media resulting from the current dye-extraction processes.

The serum levels of inflammatory mediators decreased after administration of brazilin in the present study that is in agreement to the several reports on attenuation of rat CIA by heartwood extracts of C. Effects of brazilin from Sappwn sappan L. The leaves can be used to hasten ripening of fruits such as bananas and mangoes.

Owing to its easy growth and dense growth habit, it is used for defining the boundaries of land and for protecting plantations against grazing animals. Native origin unknown, maybe India.

Then the decoction is leaved for fermentation during several days according to the color expected to obtain. Or, Login with your user account:. In any event, the source must be explicitly quoted.

However, natural dyes may regain some of their former importance because of environmental and toxicity problems connected with the production and use of synthetic dyes, and the gradual exhaustion of the fossil materials synthetic dyes caesalpinoa made from. Brazilin is a weakly coloured product, which easily oxidises to give the deep red pigment brazilein, natural red number 24 and dye number of the Colour Index.


Uses and Management Saplan and Management Uses. Caesalpinia sappan caesalpinia sappan 01 jmpg. Caesalpinia sappan caesalpinia sappan x – k – jpg www.

We present a systematic, updated checklist of larval host plants of the butterflies of the Western The dye can also be extracted with alcohol and other organic solvents.

Suppression of bone surface erosion, and maintenance of trabecular thickness and the trabecular bone pattern, upon brazilin administration, reduced the extent of damage to both bone and joints.

Thus, brazilin, a natural component of the heartwood extract of C. In a preliminary study, brazilin isolated from Caesalpinia sappan L.

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Brazilin formed a single homogenous peak under preparative HPLC conditions, with a retention time of 7. Views Read Edit View history.

Brazilin from Caesalpinia sappan wood as an anti-acne agent. The spectral features of brazilin isolated from ethyl acetate extracts of C.