Milena Cotoras

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Affiliation: Universidad de Santiago de Chile
Country: Chile

Publications

  1. ncbi Characterization of the antifungal activity on Botrytis cinerea of the natural diterpenoids kaurenoic acid and 3beta-hydroxy-kaurenoic acid
    Milena Cotoras
    Departamento de Ciencias Biologicas, Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Casilla 40 Correo 33, Santiago, Chile
    J Agric Food Chem 52:2821-6. 2004
  2. ncbi Differences in the initial events of infection of Botrytis cinerea strains isolated from tomato and grape
    Milena Cotoras
    Departamento de Ciencias Biologicas, Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Universidad de Santiago de Chile
    Mycologia 97:485-92. 2005
  3. ncbi Botrytis cinerea isolates collected from grapes present different requirements for conidia germination
    Milena Cotoras
    Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Casilla 40 Correo 33, Santiago Chile
    Mycologia 101:287-95. 2009
  4. doi In vitro antifungal activity of the diterpenoid 7 alpha-hydroxy-8(17)-labden-15-oic acid and its derivatives against Botrytis cinerea
    Leonora Mendoza
    Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Avenida Bernardo O Higgins 3363, Santiago, Chile
    Molecules 14:1966-79. 2009
  5. doi In vitro and in vivo evaluation of the antioxidant and prooxidant activity of phenolic compounds obtained from grape (Vitis vinifera) pomace
    Milena Cotoras
    Laboratorio de Micologia, Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Alameda 3363, Estación Central, Santiago 916000, Chile
    Molecules 19:21154-67. 2014
  6. doi Action mechanism for 3β-hydroxykaurenoic acid and 4,4-dimethylanthracene-1,9,10(4H)-trione on Botrytis cinerea
    Leonora Mendoza
    Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Avenida Bernardo O Higgins 3363, Santiago, Chile
    Mycologia 107:661-6. 2015
  7. ncbi In vitro sensitivity of Botrytis cinerea to anthraquinone and anthrahydroquinone derivatives
    Leonora Mendoza
    Departamento de Ciencias Biologicas, Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Universidad de Santiago de Chile
    J Agric Food Chem 53:10080-4. 2005
  8. doi Farnesol induces apoptosis-like phenotype in the phytopathogenic fungus Botrytis cinerea
    Milena Cotoras
    Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Mycologia 105:28-33. 2013

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Publications8

  1. ncbi Characterization of the antifungal activity on Botrytis cinerea of the natural diterpenoids kaurenoic acid and 3beta-hydroxy-kaurenoic acid
    Milena Cotoras
    Departamento de Ciencias Biologicas, Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Casilla 40 Correo 33, Santiago, Chile
    J Agric Food Chem 52:2821-6. 2004
    ..In the study of the mechanism of action of these compounds, it was determined that 3beta-hydroxy-kaurenoic acid would produce permeabilization of the cell membrane of B. cinerea...
  2. ncbi Differences in the initial events of infection of Botrytis cinerea strains isolated from tomato and grape
    Milena Cotoras
    Departamento de Ciencias Biologicas, Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Universidad de Santiago de Chile
    Mycologia 97:485-92. 2005
    ..The ability of B. cinerea strains to colonize tomato leaves also differs between the isolated strains obtained from grapes and tomato. Strains isolated from tomato were more virulent on tomato leaves than strains isolated from grapes...
  3. ncbi Botrytis cinerea isolates collected from grapes present different requirements for conidia germination
    Milena Cotoras
    Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Casilla 40 Correo 33, Santiago Chile
    Mycologia 101:287-95. 2009
    ..In the three isolates the amount of mannitol/L-arabitol was higher than that of trehalose. In isolate G11 total protein content was twice higher than in the other isolates...
  4. doi In vitro antifungal activity of the diterpenoid 7 alpha-hydroxy-8(17)-labden-15-oic acid and its derivatives against Botrytis cinerea
    Leonora Mendoza
    Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Avenida Bernardo O Higgins 3363, Santiago, Chile
    Molecules 14:1966-79. 2009
    ..Salvic acid did not alter cytoplasmic membrane or cause respiratory chain inhibition. Instead, acetylsalvic acid affected the cytoplasmic membrane producing leakage of 260-nm absorbing compounds...
  5. doi In vitro and in vivo evaluation of the antioxidant and prooxidant activity of phenolic compounds obtained from grape (Vitis vinifera) pomace
    Milena Cotoras
    Laboratorio de Micologia, Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Alameda 3363, Estación Central, Santiago 916000, Chile
    Molecules 19:21154-67. 2014
    ..However, no correlation can be established between the anodic oxidation potentials of the extracts and their effect on the fungus B. cinerea. ..
  6. doi Action mechanism for 3β-hydroxykaurenoic acid and 4,4-dimethylanthracene-1,9,10(4H)-trione on Botrytis cinerea
    Leonora Mendoza
    Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Avenida Bernardo O Higgins 3363, Santiago, Chile
    Mycologia 107:661-6. 2015
    ..It also was shown that the anthraquinone inhibited oxygen consumption by about 80%; therefore this compound would act as a potent inhibitor of the cytochrome pathway of the respiratory chain to exert its antifungal effect. ..
  7. ncbi In vitro sensitivity of Botrytis cinerea to anthraquinone and anthrahydroquinone derivatives
    Leonora Mendoza
    Departamento de Ciencias Biologicas, Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Universidad de Santiago de Chile
    J Agric Food Chem 53:10080-4. 2005
    ..cinerea, increasing the phosphorus concentration in the intracellular medium...
  8. doi Farnesol induces apoptosis-like phenotype in the phytopathogenic fungus Botrytis cinerea
    Milena Cotoras
    Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Mycologia 105:28-33. 2013
    ..Therefore, compounds that increase the intracellular farnesol or induce apoptosis could have a potential application as fungicide against B. cinerea...