Dr. Kumar P Key Note Speaker INFES- 2019

Dr. Kumar P.

Assistant Professor in Biochemistry, Pavandher Bharthidasan College of Arts and Science

Tiruchirappalli,   Tamil Nadu, India

Title of presentation: Bioactive of the natural product to isolation of the compound of mangrove plant Excoecariaagallocha L.


The Tamil Nadu Traditional medicinal system of medicine consists of large number of plants and mangrove and earth plant and Marine plant was medicinal and pharmacological importances of the Human life. The important mangrove plant Excoecaria agallocha L. (Euphorbiaceae) and intricatelylabeling the ethnobotany, photochemistry, and pharmacological belongings. It is used traditionally in the treatment of various diseases such as epilepsy, ulcers, leprosy, rheumatism, and paralysis. The latex obtained from the Plant Milk (bark) is poisonous in nature and may cause short-term blindness, thus it is also known as the blind-your-eye mangrove plant. The compound was isolated from the plant, name was Linolenic Acid is an essential fatty acid belonging to the omega-3 fatty acids group. It is highly concentrated in certain plant oils and has been reported to inhibit the synthesis of prostaglandin resulting in reduced inflammation and prevention of certain chronic diseases.

Keywords:Omega-3 fatty acids group, Excoecaria agallocha L.Linolenic Acid