prosopis africana oil extraction in nigeria

  • Phytochemical and Antifungal Activity of Leaf Extracts of

    Fresh leaves of Prosopis africana and Anacardium occidentale were collected from the premises of Federal University of agriculture Makurdi, Nigeria in March, 2012. Taxonomic identification of the plant samples were authenticated at the Department of Biological Sciences University of agriculture Makurdi.

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  • Medicinal Plants Used in Wound Care: A Study of Prosopis

    Prosopis africana (Guill., Perrott. and Rich.) Taubert (Fabaceae) is one of the plants used to stimulate wound healing in traditional medicine of south-eastern Nigeria. Taubert (Fabaceae) is one of the plants used to stimulate wound healing in traditional medicine of south-eastern Nigeria.

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  • Fat content and fatty acid composition of - SpringerLink

    The oil of Adansonia digitata, Prosopis africana, Afzelia lebbeck, Enterolobium cyclocarpium, and Sesbania pachycarpa contained high proportions of linoleic and oleic acid

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  • Comparative studies of the pharmacological activities of

    1College of Veterinary Medicine University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Nigeria. 2Faculty of Veterinary Medicine University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria. *Corresponding author. E-mail: boshajoel@yahoo. Accepted 14th January, 2015 Abstract. The pharmacological effects of the methanolic extract of Prosopis africana (Guill and Perr) Taub fruits (PA) and one of its fraction (FPA) were investigated.

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  • Nigerian Journal of Parasitology - African Journals OnLine

    The phytochemical screening of the stem bark revealed the presence of alkaloids, tannins, glycosides, cardiac glycosides, saponin, volatile oil and steroids. The studied plant, Prosopis africana bark extract had anti-malaria potentials. It therefore needs to be further investigated.

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  • Effect of Methods of Hydrolysis on the Composition of

    hydrolysis significantly affected the quality of Prosopis africana seed hydrolysates. Keywords: Prosopis africana seed hydrolysates, papain, Hydrochloric acid. I. Introduction Prosopis africana is a perennial leguminous tree of the family Mimosidea that is mostly found growing in the savanna region of West Africa

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  • Prosopis africana

    Prosopis africana is a flowering plant species in the genus Prosopis found in Africa. Its common names include African mesquite , iron tree , gele ( Malinke ) (traditional djembe wood) or somb tree.

    Family: Fabaceae

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  • In Vivo and in Vitro Activities of Some Plant Extracts on

    However, the extract of Prosopis africana substantially shows In Nigeria, lemon grass powder and essential oil have effectively protected melon seeds against toxigenic Aspergillus flavus (Banjole & Joda, 2004). Enikuomehin and Peters, (2002)

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  • How To Prepare Banga Soup In Nigeria - Information Guide

    This is a food flavoring produced from fermented oil seeds such as egusi seeds, Prosopis africana (Mesquite seeds), castor oil seeds, fluted pumpkin seeds and sesame seeds. It originated from West African, precisely igbo.

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  • Parkia biglobosa) and Mesquite Bean (Prosopis africana) Seeds

    The mesquite bean (Prosopis africana) is a Leguminosae belonging to the family Fabaceae. The trees of P. africana are common in the middle belt and northern parts of Nigeria. The local names are kiriya and okpehe in Hausa and Idoma/Tiv languages in Nigeria, respectively. In many

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  • Medicinal Plants Used in Wound Care: A Study of Prosopis

    Prosopis africana (Guill., Perrott. and Rich.) Taubert (Fabaceae) is one of the plants used to stimulate wound healing in traditional medicine of south-eastern Nigeria. It is a tree with a very hard wood[8] and easily distinguishable by its dark rough bark, pale drooping foliage with small pointed leaflets and sausage-shaped fruit.

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  • Analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects of the methanol

    methanol stem bark extract of Prosopis africana Lydia O. Ayanwuyi1, Abdullahi H. Yaro2, and Olajumoke M. Abodunde1 1Department of Pharmacology and Clinical pharmacy, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria, and 2Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria Abstract Prosopis africana (Guill. & Perr.) Taub.

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  • Locust/Mesquite Bean Seasoning-Black (Prosopis Africana

    This is guaranteed to take the taste of your food to the next level ! PRODUCT OF NIGERIA. Welcome visitor you can . login; My Account ; Search for: Nuts. Tigernuts (575g / 20oz) Oil. Red Palm Oil (455g/16oz) Spices & Seasonings. African Ground Crawfish (90g/3oz) The fruit of the Prosopis Africana tree is used as feed for animals, the

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  • Chemical composition of seeds and oil of Xylopia

    The proximate and mineral compositions of Prosopis africana seeds used in the preparation of a local condiment in Nigeria and as animal feed were investigated.

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  • Natural remedies for diabetic leg ulcer, open wounds | The

    The study was published in Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Science.Prosopis africana (Fabaceae) is one of the plants used to stimulate wound healing in traditional medicine of south-eastern Nigeria.

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    Plateau State, Nigeria. DiminalR (445mg diminazene diaceurate+ 555mg phenazone /g, Eagle Chemical Company LTD, Ikeja, Nigeria) was used as the standard trypanocidal drug. Sample Preparation and Extraction The leaf, root and stem barks of Prosopis africana plant were collected and dried under the shade. Dried materials were grinded in

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  • Identification and quantification of headspace volatile

    from Prosopis africana, a leguminous oil seed. It is Extraction of Prosopis seed is generally difficult because the seeds are imbedded in a pulpy mesocarp names by various ethnic groups in Nigeria - okpehe in Idoma, kiriya in Hausa, gbaaye in Tiv and okpiye

    • Published in: international food research journal · 2014Authors: P C Onyenekwe · C Odeh · M O EnemaliAbout: Fermentation in food processing · Flavour · Chemical composition
    • [PDF]ANTIMICROBIAL EFFICACY OF GUIERA SENEGALENSIS AND

      Nigeria. 2National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC). Federal Secretariat Complex, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta, Ogun state. ABSTRACT: The bioactive components of the leaves of Guiera senegalensis and Prosopis africana were extracted using ethanol, aqueous and crude extraction methods. Qualitative

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    • Nutrient content of Prosopis africana seeds | SpringerLink

      The proximate and mineral compositions of Prosopis africana seeds used in the preparation of a local condiment in Nigeria and as animal feed were investigated. The proximate analysis showed that protein, ash and fiber values were comparable to Parkia africana seeds.

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    • Tissue-Protective Effect Of Prosopis Africana Seed Extract

      Calabar, Nigeria Eteng, M. Ubana Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Calabar, Calabar, Nigeria levels of CAT, SOD and GSH in the extract treated rats were comparable to normal control while in the I. INTRODUCTION Benign

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    • MARKETING AND UTILIZATION OF PROSOPIS AFRICANA

      (Keay et al 1964). In Nigeria, the uses of Prosopis africana has gained national acceptance and varies from one locality to another. USES OF Prosopis Africana Prosopis africana and its products are of great importance in Nigeria. In Benue State, for instance, the trunk is used in the carving of mortar and pestle for pounding

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    • PROXIMATE ANALYSIS OF LEUCAENA LEUCOCEPHALA (LAM.)

      Plant Biology Department, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria. E-mail: aramicrown@gmail . Abstract . The potentials of Leucaena leucocephala leaf and seed as an alternative protein and condiment source for livestock and man was evaluated in comparison with Parkia biglobosa and Prosopis africana leaf and seed through proximate analysis.

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    • Analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects of the methanol

      Prosopis africana (Guill. & Perr.) Taub. (Mimosoideae) is a shrub used for menstrual and general body pain in Nupe land in north central Nigeria. In this study, the methanol extract of the stem bark of Prosopis africana (at doses of 62.5, 125, and 250 mg/kg) was evaluated for analgesic and anti-inflammatory activities using acetic acid-induced writhing assay and carrageenan-induced...

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    • Effect of dehulling and fermentation on availability of

      Keywords: Mesquite, Prosopis africana, fermented flours, seed flours, dehulling, microbiological analysis.afolabikuddy@gmail INTRODUCTION Prosopis africana Guill. and Perr. is a leguminous tree and one of the 44 species of the genius Prosopis. It is a savannah tree found in the semi-arid and arid regions of tropical Africa (Keay, 1989).

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    • Effects of some channelling agents on the compaction

      Background & Aim: The hot water extract of a mixture of Anogeissus leiocarpus and Prosopis africana is widely used in the northern part of Nigeria for the treatment and management of asthma. Since investigations of its pharmacological activities already justify its use, and the need for standardization of herbal medicine and develop appropriate dosage forms has continued to grow, the purpose

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    • Effect of Prosopis africana ethanolic leaf extracts on

      The extract of Prosopis africana was given to the rats in solution as daily water. Group A rats (cage A) received 0 ml of the extract per 100 ml of distilled water and served as control group.

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    • Online Publication Date: 20 December, 2011 Publisher

      In Nigeria, most tdieraditional ts often lack variety Prosopis africana. fruits ↓ bacteria, while potato dextrose agar and yeast extract agar were used to isolate fungi. The spread plate method was used for the isolation. Plates were incubated at 37. o.

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    • Identification and quantification of headspace volatile

      The lowering of Prosopis africana names by various ethnic groups in Nigeria - okpehe occurs shortly before the onset of rains and seed in Idoma, kiriya in Hausa, gbaaye in Tiv and okpiye matures in February to March containing some loose in Igala.

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    • Development of Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points

      In Nigeria, iru or dawadawa is a fermented locust bean (Parkia bigObosa) cotyledon consumed in South and Northern Nigeria (Odunfa, 1985). Okpehe is fermented Prosopis africana seeds popularly consumed in the eastern region of Nigeria ( Oguntoyinbo et al. 2007 ).

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    • PROXIMATE ANALYSIS OF LEUCAENA LEUCOCEPHALA (LAM.)

      BENTH AND PROSOPIS AFRICANA (GUILL & PERR.) TAUB. Madandola Hammed Alabi, Oguntoye Mariam Olamide, Apeh Lovelyn Ekojonwa and Olorunmaiye Kehinde Stephen. Plant Biology Department, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria. E-mail: aramicrown@gmail . Abstract . and P. Africana respectively. Fat and oil percentage observed in seed was the

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    • The Nutritional Contributions of Moringa oleifera (Lam

      Prosopis africana (Guill & Perr) Taub Seeds for Sustainable Diets to Food Security The objectives of this study were to investigate the nutritive contents of M. oleifera and P. africana seeds in Northern region of Nigeria. The seeds were analyzed in water-soluble forms to determine their contained in the oil). 1.2. Nutritive Values of

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    • Effect of Decorticated Fermented Prosopis Seed Meal

      Effect of Decorticated Fermented Prosopis Seed Meal (Prosopis africana) on Growth Performance of Broiler Chicken Prosopis africana is a leguminous tree and one of the 44 species of the genus Prosopis. It is a savannah tree In Nigeria Prosopis seeds are used for making “local magi”, (dawa dawa) by subjecting the

      • Published in: International Journal of Poultry Science · 2008Authors: N D Yusuf · D M Ogah · D I Hassan · M M Musa · U D DomaAbout: Feed conversion ratio · Completely randomized design · Developing country · Soybean
      • [PDF]Prosopis africana An Overexploited Species in the

        An Overexploited Species in the Southeastern Niger Laouali Abdou1*, Iro Dan Guimbo2, Prosopis Africana, Fruit, Productivity, Dendrometric southern Sudan area in Nigeria for the same species an average weight 24.72 g/pod, 247.2 g for 10 pods, which is about 2.6

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      • Research Article ISSN : 0975-7384 CODEN(USA) : JCPRC5

        2.2. Preparation of plant extract Methanol and aqueous extracts of Prosopis africana, was prepared according Sarr et al. 2015. 500 grams of the plant powder was extracted with ethanol (1L, 95°) for ethanolic extract and water (1L, 90°C) for water extract. The extract solution was concentrated to dryness in a rotary evaporator.

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      • Fungicidal activity of Prosopis africana and Anogeissus

        The bark of P. africana at 100 and 150% was most inhibitory with it effect lasting up to 12 and 14 days, respectively (Table 1; Figures 2 and 3). In general, the leaf extract of Anogeissus sp. was least inhibitory on the mycelial growth, followed by extracts of Prosopis leaf, Anogeissus bark and Prosopis bark, respectively (Figures 1–3; Table 1).

        • Published in: Archives of Phytopathology and Plant Protection · 2012Authors: A B Zarafi · I S AyubaAffiliation: Ahmadu Bello UniversityAbout: Blight · Prosopis africana · Jatropha curcas · Bark
        • Medicinal plants used in wound care: A study of Prosopis

        Medicinal plants used in wound care: A study of Prosopis africana (Fabaceae) stem bark A. C. Ezike * , P. A. Akah, C. O. Okoli, S. Udegbunam 1 , N. Okwume, C. Okeke and O. Iloani Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences

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      • Effects of Particle Size on the Thermal Properties of

        Corncobs and Prosopis Africana Charcoal Briquettes. Tokan, A., Sambo, A.S., Jatau, J.S. and Kyauta, E.E. Department of Mechanical Engineering Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi, Nigeria ABSTRACT: The thermal properties of Sawdust, Corncobs and Prosopis Africana Charcoal briquettes were studied as a function of particle size.

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      • Fat content and fatty acid composition of oils extracted

        Fat content and fatty acid composition of oils extracted from selected wild-gathered tropical plant seeds from Nigeria seeds gathered in Nigeria. Results were contrasted with five tropical

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      • International Journal of Research and Reviews in Pharmacy

        “Okpeye”, a fermented condiment from Prosopis Africana seed that was produced using the traditional method contains only bacteria (Agboola, 2004). The fermented products, namely: ugba and okpeye, respectively are mainly used as condiments in soups, sauces and porridges among consuming populations in Nigeria.

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      • ENGINEERING PROPERTIES OF TACCA INVOLUCRATA TUBERS

        ENGINEERING PROPERTIES OF TACCA INVOLUCRATA TUBERS A.O. RAJI1,3 and S.A. AHEMEN2 1Department of Agricultural and Environmental Engineering University of Ibadan Ibadan, Nigeria…

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        Efficiency of Different DNA Extraction Methods for Fish Tissues: A Comparative Analysis (2000) Investigation into the pharmacological basis for some of the folkloric uses of Bonny light crude oil in Nigeria. Indian Journal of Pharmacology; 32: 231-234. Ogiri from (Ricinus communis), Okpei from (Prosopis africana), Ugba from African oil

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        Effect of temperature on oil extraction of jatropha curcas l kernel. Pacific Journal of Science and Technology (PJST), 12(2):456-463. Asoiro, F.U.; Nwoke, A.O. and Ezenne, G.I. 2013. Some engineering properties of Prosopis Africana (Okpeye) seed. Journal of Agricultural Engineering and Technology (JAET), 21(2): 66-79.

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