Bradley C Bennett

Summary

Affiliation: Florida International University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Anti-quorum sensing activity of medicinal plants in southern Florida
    Allison L Adonizio
    Department of Biological Sciences, Center for Ethnobiology and Natural Products, CENaP, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th Street, University Park, Miami, 33199, USA
    J Ethnopharmacol 105:427-35. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Does the name really matter? The importance of botanical nomenclature and plant taxonomy in biomedical research
    Bradley C Bennett
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA Electronic address
    J Ethnopharmacol 152:387-92. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Patterns of medicinal plant use: an examination of the Ecuadorian Shuar medicinal flora using contingency table and binomial analyses
    Bradley C Bennett
    Department of Biological Sciences and Center for Natural Products, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Ethnopharmacol 116:422-30. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Phytomedicine 101: plant taxonomy for preclinical and clinical medicinal plant researchers
    Bradley C Bennett
    Department of Biological Sciences and Center for Ethnobiology and Natural Products, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Soc Integr Oncol 6:150-7. 2008
  5. pmc Effects of extracts from Italian medicinal plants on planktonic growth, biofilm formation and adherence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Cassandra L Quave
    Florida International University, Department of Biological Sciences and Center for Ethnobiology and Natural Products, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Ethnopharmacol 118:418-28. 2008
  6. pmc Quorum sensing inhibitors of Staphylococcus aureus from Italian medicinal plants
    Cassandra L Quave
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA
    Planta Med 77:188-95. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Saw palmetto ethanol extract inhibits adipocyte differentiation
    Nicole Villaverde
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th Street, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Nat Med 67:619-25. 2013
  8. pmc Dermatological remedies in the traditional pharmacopoeia of Vulture-Alto Bradano, inland southern Italy
    Cassandra L Quave
    Department of Biological Sciences and Center for Ethnobiology and Natural Products, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th St, HLS 320, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 4:5. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Training in Alternative Tropical Botanical Medicine
    BRADLEY BENNETT; Fiscal Year: 2005

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Anti-quorum sensing activity of medicinal plants in southern Florida
    Allison L Adonizio
    Department of Biological Sciences, Center for Ethnobiology and Natural Products, CENaP, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th Street, University Park, Miami, 33199, USA
    J Ethnopharmacol 105:427-35. 2006
    ..Fagaceae). This study introduces not only a new mode of action and possible validation for traditional plant use, but also a potentially new therapeutic direction for the treatment of bacterial infections...
  2. doi request reprint Does the name really matter? The importance of botanical nomenclature and plant taxonomy in biomedical research
    Bradley C Bennett
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA Electronic address
    J Ethnopharmacol 152:387-92. 2014
    ..Perhaps more significant, is the ambiguity of species determinations that ensues of from poor taxonomic practices. This uncertainty, not surprisingly, obstructs reproducibility of results-the cornerstone of science...
  3. doi request reprint Patterns of medicinal plant use: an examination of the Ecuadorian Shuar medicinal flora using contingency table and binomial analyses
    Bradley C Bennett
    Department of Biological Sciences and Center for Natural Products, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Ethnopharmacol 116:422-30. 2008
    ..However, regression, the commonly-employed analysis, suffers from several statistical flaws...
  4. ncbi request reprint Phytomedicine 101: plant taxonomy for preclinical and clinical medicinal plant researchers
    Bradley C Bennett
    Department of Biological Sciences and Center for Ethnobiology and Natural Products, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Soc Integr Oncol 6:150-7. 2008
    ..Voucher specimens and their preparation, plant identification, and botanical nomenclature are discussed. References and other resources to assist investigators are cited...
  5. pmc Effects of extracts from Italian medicinal plants on planktonic growth, biofilm formation and adherence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    Cassandra L Quave
    Florida International University, Department of Biological Sciences and Center for Ethnobiology and Natural Products, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Ethnopharmacol 118:418-28. 2008
    ..Our aim was to investigate plants from different ethnobotanical usage groups for inhibition of growth and biofilms in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)...
  6. pmc Quorum sensing inhibitors of Staphylococcus aureus from Italian medicinal plants
    Cassandra L Quave
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA
    Planta Med 77:188-95. 2011
    ..Extracts from three medicinal plants (Ballota nigra, Castanea sativa, and Sambucus ebulus) exhibited a dose-dependent response in the production of δ-hemolysin, indicating anti-QS activity in a pathogenic MRSA isolate...
  7. ncbi request reprint Saw palmetto ethanol extract inhibits adipocyte differentiation
    Nicole Villaverde
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th Street, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Nat Med 67:619-25. 2013
    ..This report suggests that saw palmetto extracts selectively affect the adipocyte differentiation through the modulation of several key factors that play a critical role during adipogenesis...
  8. pmc Dermatological remedies in the traditional pharmacopoeia of Vulture-Alto Bradano, inland southern Italy
    Cassandra L Quave
    Department of Biological Sciences and Center for Ethnobiology and Natural Products, Florida International University, 11200 SW 8th St, HLS 320, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 4:5. 2008
    ..In addition to SSTI remedies for humans, we also discuss certain ethnoveterinary applications...

Research Grants1

  1. Training in Alternative Tropical Botanical Medicine
    BRADLEY BENNETT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Our training prepares researchers for careers devoted to the study of tropical botanical medicines and our research focuses examines many of the poorly known plants that are widely used in the region. ..