Enzymes : Pancrealipase, Fungal Lipase and Pancreatin

Enzymes : Pancrealipase, Fungal Lipase and Pancreatin

Significance of the Enzyme Pancrealipase Pancrealipase is a substance which contains enzymes mainly lipase along with amylase and protease. It is obtained from the pancreas of the hog, Sus scrofa belonging to the family Suidae. It is the more concentrated form of pancreatin and the lipase activity is increased. It is a cream coloured amorphous […]

Cultivation and Useful Parts of Drumstick

Cultivation and Useful Parts of Drumstick

Morphology, Cultivation and Distribution of Drumstick: Drumstick is the perennial tree that is found commonly in South India. It is grown mainly for its Nutritional and Medicinal Properties. This tree is native to India, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh. It is known as Moringa oleifera that belongs to the family Moringaceae. It is also known by […]

Beware of Soft Drinks as they may lead to Obesity

Beware of Soft Drinks as they may lead to Obesity

Soft Drinks, aerated drinks or cool drinks are generally taken in many occasions as a beverage and they are favorite to many persons. There are many brands of cool drinks like pepsi, coca cola, thums up, fanta, sprite etc. Now we are also seeing other aerated drinks like diet coke etc. Recent research on Soft […]

Pedicure : Beauty Tips at Home

What is meant by Pedicure? Pedicure helps in improving the appearance of the feet to make the feet and nails look beautiful. Pedicure is the care of the feet, nails and the toes. It refers to a superficial cosmetic treatment to improve the appearance of the nails and the feet. Pedicure helps in preventing nail […]

Prenatal Care of Pregnancy

Prenatal Care of Pregnancy

Prenatal care of pregnancy is very important for development of a healthy baby and to prevent any pregnancy complications. Therefore pregnant women should be monitored right from the day of diagnosis of pregnancy till the delivery of the child. Early diagnosis of pregnancy is very important to monitor. There are several methods to diagnose pregnancy. […]

Pathological Conditions,Laboratory Tests and Clinical Procedures of Muscular System

Pathological Conditions,Laboratory Tests and Clinical Procedures of Muscular System

Pathological conditions related to the muscular system are: Muscular dystrophy Polymyositis Muscular dystrophy: Muscular dystrophy is a group of inherited diseases characterized by progressive weakness and degeneration of muscle fibers without the involvement of the nervous system. Polymyositis: Polymyositis is a chronic inflammatory myopathy. This condition is marked by symmetrical muscle weakness and pain, often […]

Uses of Kola Nuts

Uses of Kola Nuts

Source and Distribution of Kola: Kola nut is obtained as a cotyledon of Cola nitida belonging to the family Sterculiaceae. It is also known as bissy or gooroo seeds. It is cultivated in West Africa, Brazil, Jamaica, Sri Lanka, Indonesia and East Africa. Chemical Constituents of Kola Nuts Purine alkaloids are present in the kola […]

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