Melanie Jayne R Howes

Summary

Affiliation: Royal Botanic Gardens
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ethnobotanical treatment strategies against Alzheimer's disease
    Melanie Jayne R Howes
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Jodrell Laboratory, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AB, UK
    Curr Alzheimer Res 9:67-85. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Distinguishing chinese star anise from Japanese star anise using thermal desorption-gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
    Melanie Jayne R Howes
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Jodrell Laboratory, Kew, Richmond, Surrey
    J Agric Food Chem 57:5783-9. 2009
  3. doi request reprint The role of phytochemicals in the treatment and prevention of dementia
    Melanie Jayne R Howes
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Jodrell Laboratory, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK
    Drugs Aging 28:439-68. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the quality of sandalwood essential oils by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
    Melanie Jayne R Howes
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB, UK
    J Chromatogr A 1028:307-12. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Metabolomic analysis of saponins in crude extracts of Quillaja saponaria by liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry for product authentication
    Geoffrey C Kite
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond TW9 3AB, UK
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 18:2859-70. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Glycosylated constituents of iris fulva and Iris brevicaulis
    Rui Fang
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, United Kingdom
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 59:124-8. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Medicinal plants and dementia therapy: herbal hopes for brain aging?
    Elaine Perry
    Institute of Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 6BE, UK
    CNS Neurosci Ther 17:683-98. 2011

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Ethnobotanical treatment strategies against Alzheimer's disease
    Melanie Jayne R Howes
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Jodrell Laboratory, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AB, UK
    Curr Alzheimer Res 9:67-85. 2012
    ..g. Crocus sativus, Ginkgo biloba, Salvia species), but other plants and their phytochemicals showing relevant mechanistic effects for AD (e.g. Bacopa monnieri, Centella asiatica, Ptychopetalum olacoides) are also discussed...
  2. doi request reprint Distinguishing chinese star anise from Japanese star anise using thermal desorption-gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
    Melanie Jayne R Howes
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Jodrell Laboratory, Kew, Richmond, Surrey
    J Agric Food Chem 57:5783-9. 2009
    ..TD-GC-MS enables the direct analysis of the volatile components from the pericarps of Illicium and can assist with differentiating the fruits of I. verum from other species of Illicium, particularly the more toxic I. anisatum...
  3. doi request reprint The role of phytochemicals in the treatment and prevention of dementia
    Melanie Jayne R Howes
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Jodrell Laboratory, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK
    Drugs Aging 28:439-68. 2011
    ..biloba. Challenges for the development of phytochemicals as drugs and for quality control of standardized plant extracts are also considered...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the quality of sandalwood essential oils by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
    Melanie Jayne R Howes
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB, UK
    J Chromatogr A 1028:307-12. 2004
    ..album oil estimated by GC-MS are suggested. GC-MS are recommended as it assists with authentication and quality control issues associated with sandalwood oils...
  5. ncbi request reprint Metabolomic analysis of saponins in crude extracts of Quillaja saponaria by liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry for product authentication
    Geoffrey C Kite
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond TW9 3AB, UK
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 18:2859-70. 2004
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  6. ncbi request reprint Glycosylated constituents of iris fulva and Iris brevicaulis
    Rui Fang
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, United Kingdom
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 59:124-8. 2011
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Medicinal plants and dementia therapy: herbal hopes for brain aging?
    Elaine Perry
    Institute of Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 6BE, UK
    CNS Neurosci Ther 17:683-98. 2011
    ....