Dendrobium nobile

Dendrobium nobile

Chinese medicine
A perennial epiphyte, the root and stem of which are tonic and stimulate peristalsis and secretion; it has been used for adrenal insufficiency, dehydration, leg weakness, night sweats and nervous exhaustion.
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En orquideas, como Dendrobium nobile, la aplicacion de N en dosis de 100 mg [L.sup.-1] en la solucion nutritiva incremento el numero de hojas y de flores (Bichsel et al., 2008).
Chun, "Purification, composition analysis and antioxidant activity of the polysaccharides from Dendrobium nobile Lindl.," Carbohydrate Polymers, vol.
Previous study on ethanol extract of stems of Dendrobium nobile showed that the extract has a significant DPPH scavenging activity better than vitamin C and the research group successfully isolated the bibenzyl derivative from the ethanolic Dendrobium nobile stem extract [3].
There is even a variety of orchid named Dendrobium nobile Heath-fieldianum, which was bred at Heath-field in Theodore Lange's collection.
In orchids, tTCl has been successfully employed for protocorm-like bodies (PLBs) of Cymbidium aloifolium and Dendrobium nobile (NAYAK et al., 2002) and Cymbidium Sleeping Nymph (VYAS et al., 2010), and lTCL has been used to produce PLBs of the hybrid Cymbidium Twilight Moon 'Day Light' (TEIXEIRA DA SILVA; TANAKA, 2006).
Long, "Study on the prevention and the proteomics on diabetic cataract in rat lens by the total alkaloids extracted from Dendrobium nobile Lindl," Natural Product Research and Development, vol.
Invitor Propagation of Orchid (Dendrobium nobile) Var.
The current study was designed to investigate the protective effects of alkaloids enriched extract from Dendrobium Nobile Lindl.
The Noble Dendrobium orchid (Dendrobium nobile Lindl.) (Figure 1a) is one of the three species used in the formulation of "Shi-Hu" (with D.
The orchid dendrobium nobile is the official flower of Sikkim, while the rhododendron is the state tree.