Anna Kurek

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Affiliation: Warsaw University
Country: Poland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Triterpenoid profile of flower and leaf cuticular waxes of heather Calluna vulgaris
    Anna Szakiel
    Department of Plant Biochemistry, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw, ul Miecznikowa 1, 02 096, Warszawa, Poland
    Nat Prod Res 27:1404-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Triterpenoid content of berries and leaves of bilberry Vaccinium myrtillus from Finland and Poland
    Anna Szakiel
    Department of Plant Biochemistry, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw, ul Miecznikowa 1, 02 096 Warszawa, Poland
    J Agric Food Chem 60:11839-49. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Comparison of the triterpenoid content of berries and leaves of lingonberry Vaccinium vitis-idaea from Finland and Poland
    Anna Szakiel
    Department of Plant Biochemistry, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw, ul Miecznikowa 1, 02 096 Warszawa, Poland
    J Agric Food Chem 60:4994-5002. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Distribution of triterpene acids and their derivatives in organs of cowberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea L.) plant
    Anna Szakiel
    Department of Plant Biochemistry, Institute of Biochemistry, Warsaw University, Warszawa, Poland
    Acta Biochim Pol 54:733-40. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Antibacterial and antiparasitic activity of oleanolic acid and its glycosides isolated from marigold (Calendula officinalis)
    Anna Szakiel
    Institute of Biochemistry, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
    Planta Med 74:1709-15. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Modulation of antibiotic resistance in bacterial pathogens by oleanolic acid and ursolic acid
    Anna Kurek
    Department of Bacterial Genetics, Institute of Microbiology, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw, Miecznikowa 1, 02 096 Warsaw, Poland
    Phytomedicine 19:515-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Oleanolic and ursolic acids influence affect the expression of the cysteine regulon and the stress response in Escherichia coli
    Anna M Grudniak
    Department of Bacterial Genetics, Institute of Microbiology, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw, Miecznikowa 1, 02 096 Warsaw, Poland
    Curr Microbiol 62:1331-6. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Oleanolic acid and ursolic acid affect peptidoglycan metabolism in Listeria monocytogenes
    Anna Kurek
    Department of Bacterial Genetics, Institute of Microbiology, University of Warsaw, Miecznikowa 1, 02 096 Warsaw, Poland
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 97:61-8. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Synergy between novel antimicrobials and conventional antibiotics or bacteriocins
    Krystyna I Wolska
    Department of Bacterial Genetics, Institute of Microbiology, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
    Pol J Microbiol 61:95-104. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint New antibacterial therapeutics and strategies
    Anna Kurek
    Department of Bacterial Genetics, Institute of Microbiology, Faculty of Biology University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
    Pol J Microbiol 60:3-12. 2011

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Triterpenoid profile of flower and leaf cuticular waxes of heather Calluna vulgaris
    Anna Szakiel
    Department of Plant Biochemistry, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw, ul Miecznikowa 1, 02 096, Warszawa, Poland
    Nat Prod Res 27:1404-7. 2013
    ..This report provides the first thorough overview of the triterpenoid composition of cuticular waxes of heather...
  2. doi request reprint Triterpenoid content of berries and leaves of bilberry Vaccinium myrtillus from Finland and Poland
    Anna Szakiel
    Department of Plant Biochemistry, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw, ul Miecznikowa 1, 02 096 Warszawa, Poland
    J Agric Food Chem 60:11839-49. 2012
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  3. doi request reprint Comparison of the triterpenoid content of berries and leaves of lingonberry Vaccinium vitis-idaea from Finland and Poland
    Anna Szakiel
    Department of Plant Biochemistry, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw, ul Miecznikowa 1, 02 096 Warszawa, Poland
    J Agric Food Chem 60:4994-5002. 2012
    ..The most striking difference concerned the occurrence of fernenol and taraxasterol, which were found to be the major triterpenol in lingonberry leaves of Finnish and Polish origin, respectively...
  4. ncbi request reprint Distribution of triterpene acids and their derivatives in organs of cowberry (Vaccinium vitis-idaea L.) plant
    Anna Szakiel
    Department of Plant Biochemistry, Institute of Biochemistry, Warsaw University, Warszawa, Poland
    Acta Biochim Pol 54:733-40. 2007
    ..4, leaves 1:2) to the lower (stems 1:3.5, rhizomes 1:5.2) parts of the plant. This pattern of distribution of triterpenoids in the plant may have an important physiological and ecological meaning...
  5. doi request reprint Antibacterial and antiparasitic activity of oleanolic acid and its glycosides isolated from marigold (Calendula officinalis)
    Anna Szakiel
    Institute of Biochemistry, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
    Planta Med 74:1709-15. 2008
    ..The presented results suggest that oleanolic acid and its glycosides can be considered as potential therapeutic agents...
  6. doi request reprint Modulation of antibiotic resistance in bacterial pathogens by oleanolic acid and ursolic acid
    Anna Kurek
    Department of Bacterial Genetics, Institute of Microbiology, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw, Miecznikowa 1, 02 096 Warsaw, Poland
    Phytomedicine 19:515-9. 2012
    ..aeruginosa. These results indicate that OA and UA may be useful when administered in combination with β-lactam antibiotics to combat bacterial infections caused by some Gram-positive pathogens...
  7. doi request reprint Oleanolic and ursolic acids influence affect the expression of the cysteine regulon and the stress response in Escherichia coli
    Anna M Grudniak
    Department of Bacterial Genetics, Institute of Microbiology, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw, Miecznikowa 1, 02 096 Warsaw, Poland
    Curr Microbiol 62:1331-6. 2011
    ..In addition, oleanolic acid, but not ursolic acid, caused a weak increase in DnaK synthesis, suggesting moderate ability of inducing heat-shock response...
  8. doi request reprint Oleanolic acid and ursolic acid affect peptidoglycan metabolism in Listeria monocytogenes
    Anna Kurek
    Department of Bacterial Genetics, Institute of Microbiology, University of Warsaw, Miecznikowa 1, 02 096 Warsaw, Poland
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 97:61-8. 2010
    ..These results suggest that peptidoglycan metabolism is a cellular target of oleanolic and ursolic acids...
  9. ncbi request reprint Synergy between novel antimicrobials and conventional antibiotics or bacteriocins
    Krystyna I Wolska
    Department of Bacterial Genetics, Institute of Microbiology, Faculty of Biology, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
    Pol J Microbiol 61:95-104. 2012
    ..The promising results of basic research indicate that in future, combined therapy may be applied in human and veterinary medicine, agriculture and the food industry to combat bacterial pathogens...
  10. ncbi request reprint New antibacterial therapeutics and strategies
    Anna Kurek
    Department of Bacterial Genetics, Institute of Microbiology, Faculty of Biology University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
    Pol J Microbiol 60:3-12. 2011
    ..The antibacterial activity of plant-derived compounds as well as silver and gold nanoparticles is the subject of this minireview. The application of photodynamic therapy is also discussed...