Azadirachta indica


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Noun1.Azadirachta indica - large semi-evergreen tree of the East Indies; trunk exudes a tenacious gum; bitter bark used as a tonic; seeds yield an aromatic oil; sometimes placed in genus Melia
Azadirachta, genus Azadirachta - genus of large important East Indian trees: neem trees
neem seed - seed of neem trees; source of pesticides and fertilizer and medicinal products
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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The effect produced by aqueous extract of Acacia nilotica, Azadirachta indica, Brassica chinensis, and Ecklonia maxima in the control of soybean cysts nematode (SCN) was tested in laboratory and green house.
Untersuchugen zur resistentzbildung gegen insectizide wirkstoffe des niembaumes Azadirachta indica A.
A major plant in this content that has been widely researched for its insecticidal activities, is the neem tree, Azadirachta indica A.
Seed oil of Azadirachta indica also reportedly showed analgesic activity when tested in albino rats (Kumar et al.
More than 130 limonoids already were isolated from different parts of the neem tree, Azadirachta indica A.
Aqueous and alcoholic extracts of 14 local herbs (Aloe Vera, Azadirachta indica, Allium sativum, Calotropis procera, Cannabis sativa, Carum capticum, Eucalyptus camaldulensis, Lantana camara, Mangifera indica, Mentha piperita, Nigella sativa, Opuntia ficus indica, Piper nigrum and Zingiber officinalis) and four commercial products (Mentofin, Suduri, Safi, Yucca) were evaluated for their in-vitro antibacterial activity against Proteus mirabilis by serial dilution method.
The results generated from this study are a platform for our further studies to investigate the molecular basis of Azadirachta indica compounds as biopesticides.
The top10 most frequently used plants were: Eruca vesicaria (n=69), Azadirachta indica (n=47), Citrullus colocynthis (n=32), Brassica rapa (n=25), Ocimum basilicum (n=22), Ferula asafetida (n=15), Nicotiana tabacum (n=13), Allium cepa (n=8), Withania coagulans (n=8) and Aloe vera (n=6).