Holy basil: Holy herb to multimodal medicine for human health
Maulikkumar Patel, Harshida Gadhvi, Saumya Patel, Archana Mankad, Himanshu Pandya and Rakesh Rawal
The scientific advancement of modern generation to understand the balance between the healthy lifestyle and disease by altering or regulating the expression of genetic activity based on their human genetic makeup. The cause of global humanity is lifestyle related diseases, many of which can be addressed through Ayurveda with its affect on healthy lifestyle and reducing the ill effect of chronic diseases. Ayurgenomics provide a genetic understanding and expression for how phytochemical affects the balance between human health and diseases. There is several evidence of Holy basil phytochemical on clinical and scientific research and confirming their beneficial effects. Tulsi having different medicinal properties like antimicrobial, antiviral, anticancer, antidiabetic, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and antifertility. The establishment of high correlation of Prikriti and identifying the genomics signature by isolating RNA and DNA studies through “Next Generation Sequencing”. Our review based on the advancement of ayurgenomics study directly correlates with the translational and preventive medicinal research.
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Maulikkumar Patel, Harshida Gadhvi, Saumya Patel, Archana Mankad, Himanshu Pandya, Rakesh Rawal. Holy basil: Holy herb to multimodal medicine for human health. Pharma Innovation 2018;7(3):418-423.