Nigella sativa


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Noun1.Nigella sativa - herb of the Mediterranean region having pungent seeds used like those of carawayNigella sativa - herb of the Mediterranean region having pungent seeds used like those of caraway
nigella - any plant of the genus Nigella
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conducted chemical analysis of some edible oils of Syzigium aromaticum (Clove), Nigella sativa (Kalonji) and Eruca sativa Miller (Taramira) and determined antimicrobial activity against bacteria and fungi by agar well diffusion assay.
Nigella sativa, an herb exclusively used in traditional medicine, is reported to inhibit both cyclooxygenase (COX) and 5-lipoxygenase pathways of arachidonic acid metabolism.
Black cumin seeds, also known as Nigella sativa, are often turned into oil that is believed by some to contain medicinal properties.
Protective effect of Nigella sativa seed against aflatoxicosis in Oreochromis niloticus.
This study aims to assess the effect of Nigella Sativa (NS) seeds on serum concentrations of these hormones in type 1 diabetes.
Nigella sativa (N sativa) is known as black seed, belongs to the family of Ranunculaceae.
Objective: To observe the protective effect of Nigella sativa on number of cystic follicles in Letrozole induced polycystic ovaries in mice.
It is found as an active component in the plant of Nigella sativa (Ali and Blunden, 2003).
6] Nigella sativa was used as herbal medicine in the study.