B E van Wyk

Summary

Affiliation: University of Johannesburg
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A broad review of commercially important southern African medicinal plants
    B E van Wyk
    Department of Botany and Plant Biotechnology, University of Johannesburg, P O Box 524, Auckland Park 2006, South Africa
    J Ethnopharmacol 119:342-55. 2008
  2. doi request reprint A review of Khoi-San and Cape Dutch medical ethnobotany
    B E van Wyk
    Department of Botany and Plant Biotechnology, University of Johannesburg, P O Box 524, Auckland Park, Johannesburg, Gauteng 2006, South Africa
    J Ethnopharmacol 119:331-41. 2008
  3. doi request reprint A review of the taxonomy, ethnobotany, chemistry and pharmacology of Sutherlandia frutescens (Fabaceae)
    B E van Wyk
    Department of Botany and Plant Biotechnology, University of Johannesburg, P O Box 524, Auckland Park 2006, South Africa
    J Ethnopharmacol 119:620-9. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Antimicrobial and antimalarial activity of Cussonia species (Araliaceae)
    B J De Villiers
    Department of Botany and Plant Biotechnology, University of Johannesburg, Gauteng, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Ethnopharmacol 129:189-96. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint 6'-O-Coumaroylaloesin from Aloe castanea--a taxonomic marker for Aloe section Anguialoe
    F R van Heerden
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Rand Afrikaans University, Auckland Park, South Africa
    Phytochemistry 55:117-20. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint The major flavonoid of Dodonaea angustifolia
    F R van Heerden
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Rand Afrikaans University, P O Box 524, Auckland Park, Johannesburg 2006, South Africa
    Fitoterapia 71:602-4. 2000

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint A broad review of commercially important southern African medicinal plants
    B E van Wyk
    Department of Botany and Plant Biotechnology, University of Johannesburg, P O Box 524, Auckland Park 2006, South Africa
    J Ethnopharmacol 119:342-55. 2008
    ..The aim is to explore the rapidly increasing number of scientific publications and to investigate the need for further research...
  2. doi request reprint A review of Khoi-San and Cape Dutch medical ethnobotany
    B E van Wyk
    Department of Botany and Plant Biotechnology, University of Johannesburg, P O Box 524, Auckland Park, Johannesburg, Gauteng 2006, South Africa
    J Ethnopharmacol 119:331-41. 2008
    ..ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL CONTEXT: Cape herbal medicine as a distinct and unique healing system is conceptualized for the first time, together with a first compilation of the authentic materia medica of the system...
  3. doi request reprint A review of the taxonomy, ethnobotany, chemistry and pharmacology of Sutherlandia frutescens (Fabaceae)
    B E van Wyk
    Department of Botany and Plant Biotechnology, University of Johannesburg, P O Box 524, Auckland Park 2006, South Africa
    J Ethnopharmacol 119:620-9. 2008
    ..Results of animal studies, as well as a phase I clinical study, have shown no indications of toxicity. Sufficient preclinical data are now available to justify controlled clinical studies...
  4. doi request reprint Antimicrobial and antimalarial activity of Cussonia species (Araliaceae)
    B J De Villiers
    Department of Botany and Plant Biotechnology, University of Johannesburg, Gauteng, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Ethnopharmacol 129:189-96. 2010
    ..Cussonia species are used in African traditional medicine mainly against pain, inflammation, gastro-intestinal problems, malaria and sexually transmitted diseases...
  5. ncbi request reprint 6'-O-Coumaroylaloesin from Aloe castanea--a taxonomic marker for Aloe section Anguialoe
    F R van Heerden
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Rand Afrikaans University, Auckland Park, South Africa
    Phytochemistry 55:117-20. 2000
    ..The compound is a unique chemotaxonomic character restricted to the six species in Aloe section Anguialoe...
  6. ncbi request reprint The major flavonoid of Dodonaea angustifolia
    F R van Heerden
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Rand Afrikaans University, P O Box 524, Auckland Park, Johannesburg 2006, South Africa
    Fitoterapia 71:602-4. 2000
    ..The major leaf flavonoid of Dodonaea angustifolia, an important South African traditional medicine, has been identified as 5,7,4'-trihydroxy-3,6-dimethoxyflavone (1)...