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Asian oil tree in plant legume family Fabaceae; toxicity is in cake made by expressing oil from seeds; contains an unidentified toxin which causes hepatitis and nephrosis; called also Pongamia pinnata, poonga oil tree, karanja, Indian beech.
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Contribution of phenolic compounds to the antioxidant potential and type II diabetes related enzyme inhibition properties of Pongamia pinnata
Table 1: Effect of Cytokinin and auxin on shoot proliferation from cotyledonary nodes of Pongamia pinnata
grown on MS medium after 4 week.
Antifilarial potential of the fruits and leaves extracts of Pongamia pinnata
on cattle filarial parasite Setaria cervi.
2005) prepared biodiesel from the Pongamia pinnata
by transesterification in the presence of potassium hydroxide as catalyst .
2006) reported that a decoction from Pongamia pinnata
leaves prevented the production of cholera toxin from Vibrio cholerae due to its effects on bacterial metabolism rather than to a reduction in bacterial growth.
Antinoniceptive and antipyretic activities of Pongamia pinnata