Browse:

Users can choose the scientific name of a Indian medicinal plant from the drop-down menus within the Browse section in the homepage to view the phytochemical composition, therapeutic uses or traditional formulations associated with the corresponding plant in our database. Note that the scientific names of the Indian medicinal plants in the drop-down menus are listed in the alphabetical order.

Users can also choose the name of the phytochemical in the drop-down menus within the Browse section in the homepage to view the Indian medicinal plants which are associated with the phytochemical. Users can also choose the name of the therapeutic use in the drop-down menus within the Browse section in the homepage to view the Indian medicinal plants which are associated with the therapeutic use. Users can also choose the identifier of the traditional formulation in the drop-down menus within the Browse section in the homepage to view the Indian medicinal plants which are associated with the traditional formulation.

Simple search:

Users can use Simple search page to search for phytochemical composition, therapeutic uses or traditional formulations associated with Indian medicinal plants in our database.

Phytochemical composition

Users can obtain information on phytochemical composition of Indian medicinal plants using Simple search page by querying for:

  • Scientific names or Common names of medicinal plants
  • Standard chemical identifiers of phytochemicals such as PubChem or ChEBI identifiers.
  • Phytochemical names

The result of a search for the phytochemical composition of an Indian medicinal plant based on its scientific name or common name is displayed as a table listing the scientific name of Indian medicinal plant, common name of Indian medicinal plant, standard chemical identifiers and names of phytochemicals, and references to literature source for the information.

In the table of results for the phytochemical composition search, users can click the scientific name of the plant to also view the associations with phytochemicals as a network.

In the table of results for the phytochemical composition search, users can also click the standard chemical identifier of each phytochemical to view the separate page containing detailed information on chemical structure, predicted physicochemical properties, predicted ADMET properties, druggability scores and predicted target proteins for the corresponding phytochemical. From the separate page containing detailed information on each phytochemical, users can also download the 2D and 3D structure of the chemical in several file formats.


Therapeutic uses

Users can obtain information on therapeutic uses of Indian medicinal plants using Simple search page by querying for:

  • Scientific names or Common name of medicinal plants
  • Therapeutic use or Disease name

The result of a search for the therapeutic uses of an Indian medicinal plant based on its scientific name or common name is displayed as a table listing the scientific name of Indian medicinal plant, common name of Indian medicinal plant, therapeutic uses and their disease ontology identifiers, and references to literature source for the information.

In the table of results for the therapeutic uses search, users can click the scientific name of the plant to also view the association with therapeutic uses as a network.

Traditional formulations

Users can obtain information on traditional formulations of Indian medicinal plants using Simple search page by querying for:

The result of a search for the traditional formulations of an Indian medicinal plant based on its scientific name or common name is displayed as a table listing the scientific name of Indian medicinal plant, common name of Indian medicinal plant and the identifiers for traditional formulations.

In the table of results for the traditional formulations search, users can click the scientific name of the plant to also view the associations with traditional formulations as a network.

Advanced search:

Users can use Advanced search page to filter phytochemicals in our database based on their physicochemical properties or druggability scores or chemical similarity computed using cheminformatic tools.

Physicochemical properties

Users can filter and sort phytochemicals based on physicochemical properties using Advanced search:

Druggability scores

Users can filter and sort phytochemicals based on druggability scores using Advanced search:

Chemical similarity filter

Users can obtain top 10 compounds among phytochemicals in our database that are similar to a query compund based on Tanimoto Coefficent using Advanced search:

The result of chemical similarity filter is a table of top 10 compounds among phytochemicals in our database which are similar to a query compound (provided by the user in SMILES format) based on Tanimoto coefficient.

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