Muntingia calabura


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Noun1.Muntingia calabura - a fast-growing tropical American evergreen having white flowers and white fleshy edible fruit; bark yields a silky fiber used in cordage and wood is valuable for staves
genus Muntingia, Muntingia - one species: Jamaican cherry; sometimes placed in family Flacourtiaceae
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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Maria Isabel Layson was recognized by the 2019 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) for her study, "Bioactive Component, Antioxidant Activity, and Antidiabetic Properties of Muntingia calabura Linn.
The Best 6 Projects (team and individual) were awarded to John Eric Aggarao, Kathleen Chloie Antonio, and Anna Beatriz Suavengco of Taguig Science High School (National Capital Region) for "Isolation, Characterization, And Screening Of Endophytic Bacteria For Biocontrol Potential Against Brown Eye Spot In Coffee"; and Maria Isabel Layson of Iloilo National High School (Region VI) for "Bioactive Component, Antioxidant Activity, and Antidiabetic Properties of Muntingia calabura Linn, An In Vitro Study" in the Life Science category.
Lista de plantas en flor colectadas en las parcelas y sus alrededores Nombre cientifico Familia Nombre comun Arboles Muntingia calabura L.
Ramirez-Arriaga y Martinez-Hernandez (2007) en la sierra norte de Puebla, reportaron 14 especies en la muestra de miel de Apis mellifera L.; sin embargo, solo cuatro fueron de importancia (Muntingia calabura L., Coffea arabica L., Pimienta dioica (L) Merr., y Miconia artentea L.).
Salleh, "Antinociceptive activity of methanolic extract of Muntingia calabura leaves: further elucidation of the possible mechanisms," BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol.
Zaid et al., "Antinociceptive, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic effects of Muntingia calabura aqueous extract in animal models," Journal of Natural Medicines, vol.
Algunas se consumen por temporadas, sobre todo aquellas que crecen silvestres (Byrsonima crassifolia, Muntingia calabura, Psidium guajava) y varias de ellas ademas se aprovechan esporadicamente para alimentar al ganado (Enterolobium cyclocarpum, Guazuma ulmifolia, Carica papaya, Gliricidia sepium, Leucaena glauca y Pithecellobium dulce); el valor forrajero comprobado para Guazuma ulmifolia, Enterolobium cyclocarpum y algunas especies de los generos Leucaena y Acacia (Flores, Bolivar, Botero y Murahim, 1998; Carranza Montano, Sanchez-Velasquez, Pineda-Lopez y Cuevas, 2003), las coloca como fuentes alternativas con alto potencial para alimentar al ganado.
With regard to gastric ulcer treatments, various studies have shown the ability of plant-based extracts to exert gastroprotective activity such as Bauhinia purpurea [3], Muntingia calabura [4], and Annona reticulate [5].
Jamil et al., "In vitro antiproliferative and antioxidant activities of the extracts of Muntingia calabura leaves," The American Journal of Chinese Medicine, vol.
Thirteen species were planted: the pioneers Croton floribundus, Guazuma ulmifolia, Muntingia calabura, Schinus terebinthifolius and Trema micrantha; and the non-pioneer: Cedrela fissilis, Clitoria fairchildiana, Enterolobium contortisiliquum, Handroanthus impetiginosus, Morus nigra, Myrsine umbellata and Peltophorum dubium.
El primer grupo esta conformado por los taxones que se distribuyen unicamente en el bosque, en donde es posible distinguir a Tabebuia rosea, Acalypha sp., Aspidosperma curranii, Acalypha macrostachya, Muntingia calabura y Malvaviscus sp.