Solanum

Summary

Alias: Cyphomandra, Cyphomandra Mart. ex Sendtn., Solanum L.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Mycological and electron microscopic study of Solanum chrysotrichum saponin SC-2 antifungal activity on Candida species of medical significance
    Armando Herrera-Arellano
    Centro de Investigacion Biomedica del Sur, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social IMSS, Xochitepec, Morelos, Mexico
    Planta Med 73:1568-73. 2007
  2. ncbi Profiles of pyrimidine biosynthesis, salvage and degradation in disks of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) tubers
    Riko Katahira
    Department of Advanced Bioscience, Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences, Ochanomizu University, Tokyo, Japan
    Planta 215:821-8. 2002
  3. ncbi Clinical and mycological evaluation of therapeutic effectiveness of Solanum chrysotrichum standardized extract on patients with Pityriasis capitis (dandruff). A double blind and randomized clinical trial controlled with ketoconazole
    Armando Herrera-Arellano
    Centro de Investigacion Biomedica del Sur, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Argentina 1, Xochitepec, Morelos, México 62790
    Planta Med 70:483-8. 2004
  4. ncbi Phytoremediation potentials of selected tropical plants for ethidium bromide
    Raynato B Uera
    Environmental Management Department, Institute of Graduate Studies, Central Luzon State University, Science City of Munoz, Nueva Ecija, Philippines 3120
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 14:505-9. 2007
  5. ncbi [Chemical composition of essential oils from leaves of Helicteres guazumifolia (Sterculiaceae), Piper tuberculatum (Piperaceae), Scoparia dulcis (Arecaceae) and Solanum subinerme (Solanaceae) from Sucre, Venezuela]
    Gabriel Ordaz
    Departamento de Ciencias, Sección de Química, Núcleo de Monagas, Universidad de Oriente, Maturín 6201, Estado Monagas, Venezuela
    Rev Biol Trop 59:585-95. 2011
  6. ncbi Construction of two BAC libraries from the wild Mexican diploid potato, Solanum pinnatisectum, and the identification of clones near the late blight and Colorado potato beetle resistance loci
    Q Chen
    Agriculture and Agri Food Canada, Lethbridge Research Centre, PO Box 3000, Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 4B1, Canada
    Theor Appl Genet 108:1002-9. 2004
  7. ncbi Host use of Bactrocera latifrons, a new invasive tephritid species in Tanzania
    Hendry A Mziray
    Department of Crop Science and Production, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, Tanzania
    J Econ Entomol 103:70-6. 2010
  8. pmc Analysis of 90 Mb of the potato genome reveals conservation of gene structures and order with tomato but divergence in repetitive sequence composition
    Wei Zhu
    Department of Plant Biology, Michigan State University, 166 Plant Biology Building, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    BMC Genomics 9:286. 2008
  9. pmc Isolation and characterization of hydroxyproline-rich glycopeptide signals in black nightshade leaves
    Gregory Pearce
    Institute of Biological Chemistry, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington 99164 6340, USA
    Plant Physiol 150:1422-33. 2009
  10. pmc Ploidy manipulation of the gametophyte, endosperm and sporophyte in nature and for crop improvement: a tribute to Professor Stanley J. Peloquin (1921-2008)
    Rodomiro Ortiz
    International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center CIMMYT, Apdo Postal 6 641, 06600 Mexico, D F, Mexico
    Ann Bot 104:795-807. 2009

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  1. ncbi Mycological and electron microscopic study of Solanum chrysotrichum saponin SC-2 antifungal activity on Candida species of medical significance
    Armando Herrera-Arellano
    Centro de Investigacion Biomedica del Sur, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social IMSS, Xochitepec, Morelos, Mexico
    Planta Med 73:1568-73. 2007
    b>Solanum chrysotrichum is utilized in traditional Mexican medicine for the treatment of mycotic skin infections. Several microbiological studies have provided evidence of its antifungal activity against dermatophytes and yeasts. S...
  2. ncbi Profiles of pyrimidine biosynthesis, salvage and degradation in disks of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) tubers
    Riko Katahira
    Department of Advanced Bioscience, Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences, Ochanomizu University, Tokyo, Japan
    Planta 215:821-8. 2002
    In order to obtain general metabolic profiles of pyrimidine ribo- and deoxyribonucleotides in potato (Solanum tuberosum L...
  3. ncbi Clinical and mycological evaluation of therapeutic effectiveness of Solanum chrysotrichum standardized extract on patients with Pityriasis capitis (dandruff). A double blind and randomized clinical trial controlled with ketoconazole
    Armando Herrera-Arellano
    Centro de Investigacion Biomedica del Sur, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Argentina 1, Xochitepec, Morelos, México 62790
    Planta Med 70:483-8. 2004
    ..It has been demonstrated that the extract obtained from leaves of the plant Solanum chrysotrichum possesses biological activity against dermatophytes and yeast...
  4. ncbi Phytoremediation potentials of selected tropical plants for ethidium bromide
    Raynato B Uera
    Environmental Management Department, Institute of Graduate Studies, Central Luzon State University, Science City of Munoz, Nueva Ecija, Philippines 3120
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 14:505-9. 2007
    ..Phytoremediation requires somewhat limited resources and very useful in treating wide variety of environmental contaminants. This study aimed to assess the potential of selected tropical plants as phytoremediators of EtBr...
  5. ncbi [Chemical composition of essential oils from leaves of Helicteres guazumifolia (Sterculiaceae), Piper tuberculatum (Piperaceae), Scoparia dulcis (Arecaceae) and Solanum subinerme (Solanaceae) from Sucre, Venezuela]
    Gabriel Ordaz
    Departamento de Ciencias, Sección de Química, Núcleo de Monagas, Universidad de Oriente, Maturín 6201, Estado Monagas, Venezuela
    Rev Biol Trop 59:585-95. 2011
    ..Leaves from Helicteres guazumifolia, Piper tuberculatum, Scoparia dulcis and Solanum subinerme were collected and their essential oils were obtained by means of hydro-distillation...
  6. ncbi Construction of two BAC libraries from the wild Mexican diploid potato, Solanum pinnatisectum, and the identification of clones near the late blight and Colorado potato beetle resistance loci
    Q Chen
    Agriculture and Agri Food Canada, Lethbridge Research Centre, PO Box 3000, Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 4B1, Canada
    Theor Appl Genet 108:1002-9. 2004
    ..artificial chromosome (BAC) libraries were constructed from genomic DNA of the Mexican wild diploid species, Solanum pinnatisectum, which carries high levels of resistance to the most important potato pathogen and pest, the late ..
  7. ncbi Host use of Bactrocera latifrons, a new invasive tephritid species in Tanzania
    Hendry A Mziray
    Department of Crop Science and Production, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, Tanzania
    J Econ Entomol 103:70-6. 2010
    ..latifrons of which four are new host records: Capsicum annuum L. cov. longum A. DC., Capsicum chinense Jacq., Solanum sodomeum L., and Solanum scabrum Mill...
  8. pmc Analysis of 90 Mb of the potato genome reveals conservation of gene structures and order with tomato but divergence in repetitive sequence composition
    Wei Zhu
    Department of Plant Biology, Michigan State University, 166 Plant Biology Building, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    BMC Genomics 9:286. 2008
    The Solanaceae family contains a number of important crop species including potato (Solanum tuberosum) which is grown for its underground storage organ known as a tuber...
  9. pmc Isolation and characterization of hydroxyproline-rich glycopeptide signals in black nightshade leaves
    Gregory Pearce
    Institute of Biological Chemistry, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington 99164 6340, USA
    Plant Physiol 150:1422-33. 2009
    ..a preprohydroxyproline-rich systemin, SnpreproHypSys, was identified from the leaves of black nightshade (Solanum nigrum), which is a member of a small gene family of at least three genes that have orthologs in tobacco (..
  10. pmc Ploidy manipulation of the gametophyte, endosperm and sporophyte in nature and for crop improvement: a tribute to Professor Stanley J. Peloquin (1921-2008)
    Rodomiro Ortiz
    International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center CIMMYT, Apdo Postal 6 641, 06600 Mexico, D F, Mexico
    Ann Bot 104:795-807. 2009
    ..five decades, Dr Peloquin merged basic research in plant reproduction, cytology, cytogenetics, genetics, potato (Solanum tuberosum) improvement and education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison...
  11. pmc The SOL Genomics Network: a comparative resource for Solanaceae biology and beyond
    Lukas A Mueller
    Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Plant Physiol 138:1310-7. 2005
    ..resource for the plants of the Solanaceae family, which includes important crop and model plants such as potato (Solanum tuberosum), eggplant (Solanum melongena), pepper (Capsicum annuum), and tomato (Solanum lycopersicum)...
  12. pmc Transcriptomic and reverse genetic analyses of branched-chain fatty acid and acyl sugar production in Solanum pennellii and Nicotiana benthamiana
    Stephen P Slocombe
    Department of Biology, Area 7, University of York, York YO10 5YW, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 148:1830-46. 2008
    ..proposed: (1) fatty acid synthase-mediated two-carbon elongation in the high acyl sugar-producing tomato species Solanum pennellii and Datura metel; and (2) alpha-keto acid elongation-mediated one-carbon increments in several tobacco (..
  13. doi Potato (Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Gogu valley) protein as a novel antimicrobial agent in weanling pigs
    Z Jin
    Division of Animal Resources Science, Research Centre for Proteineous Materials, Chosun University, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Anim Sci 86:1562-72. 2008
    ..Potato protein was extracted from a value-added type of the new potato variety, Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Gogu valley, and was shown to have a minimum inhibitory concentration of 300 to 500 mug/mL...
  14. ncbi Laboratory assessment of the molluscicidal and cercaricidal activities of the Egyptian weed, Solanum nigrum L
    A H Ahmed
    Institute of Research for Tropical Medicine, General Organization for Teaching Hospitals and Institutes, Cairo, Egypt
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 91:931-7. 1997
    The molluscicidal properties of Solanum nigrum L...
  15. doi A metabolomics study of cultivated potato (Solanum tuberosum) groups Andigena, Phureja, Stenotomum, and tuberosum using gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
    Gary Dobson
    Scottish Crop Research Institute, Invergowrie, Dundee DD2 5DA, Scotland, UK
    J Agric Food Chem 58:1214-23. 2010
    ..in tubers of genotypes belonging to groups Andigena, Phureja, Stenotomum, and Tuberosum of the potato, Solanum tuberosum...
  16. doi Intake, growth and carcass yield of indigenous goats fed market wastes of sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas) vines and scarlet eggplant (Solanum aethiopicum)
    C B Katongole
    Department of Animal Science, Makerere University, P O Box 7062, Kampala, Uganda
    Trop Anim Health Prod 41:1623-31. 2009
    ..goats fed basal diets of market wastes of sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas) vines (SPV) and scarlet eggplant (Solanum aethiopicum) (SEP) were examined in two experiments...
  17. doi Development of a real-time PCR method for the differential detection and quantification of four solanaceae in GMO analysis: potato (Solanum tuberosum), tomato (Solanum lycopersicum), eggplant (Solanum melongena), and pepper (Capsicum annuum)
    Maher Chaouachi
    Unité Etude du Polymorphisme des Génomes Végétaux EPGV UR1279, Centre National de Génotypage CNG, 2 rue Gaston Crémieux 91057, CP5721, Evry Cedex, France
    J Agric Food Chem 56:1818-28. 2008
    ..primers were designed for the detection, quantification, and differentiation of four Solanaceae: potato (Solanum tuberosum), tomato (Solanum lycopersicum), pepper (Capsicum annuum), and eggplant (Solanum melongena)...
  18. ncbi Weed management in Solanaceae crops in Portugal
    M Júlia Afonso
    Direcção Geral de Agricultura e Desenvolvimento Rural, Quinta do Marquês PT 2780 155 Oeiras, Portugal
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 73:919-27. 2008
    ..Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Miller.), potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) and pepper (Capsicum annuum L...
  19. ncbi Effect of the leafy vegetable Solanum nigrum on the activities of some liver drug-metabolizing enzymes after aflatoxin B1 treatment in female rats
    P F Moundipa
    Laboratoire de Biochimie, , , Cameroun
    Br J Nutr 65:81-91. 1991
    Wistar albino female rats were maintained for 10 d on diets containing various levels of the vegetable Solanum nigrum. Simultaneously, they received daily intraperitoneal injections of aflatoxin B1 (AFB1) (either 0.2 or 0...
  20. ncbi Combining engineered resistance, avidin, and natural resistance derived from Solanum chacoense bitter to control Colorado potato beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)
    Susannah G Cooper
    Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Econ Entomol 102:1270-80. 2009
    ..Leptinotarsa decemlineata (Say) (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), is the most destructive insect pest of potato, Solanum tuberosum (L.), in North America...
  21. ncbi Decreased sucrose content triggers starch breakdown and respiration in stored potato tubers (Solanum tuberosum)
    Mohammad Reza Hajirezaei
    Institut fur Pflanzengenetik und Kulturpflanzenforschung, Corrensstrasse 3, D 06466 Gatersleben, Germany
    J Exp Bot 54:477-88. 2003
    ..ratio within phloem cells, yeast-derived cytosolic invertase was expressed in transgenic potato (Solanum tuberosum cv. Desirée) plants under control of the rolC promoter...
  22. ncbi Susceptibility of cariogenic Streptococcus mutans to extracts of Garcinia kola, Hibiscus sabdariffa, and Solanum americanum
    O C Afolabi
    School of Dentistry, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Nigeria
    West Afr J Med 27:230-3. 2008
    ..Avariety of plants with potent activity are known to be used in indigenous communities for dental hygiene worldwide...
  23. doi Salicylic acid improves acclimation to salt stress by stimulating abscisic aldehyde oxidase activity and abscisic acid accumulation, and increases Na+ content in leaves without toxicity symptoms in Solanum lycopersicum L
    Agnes Szepesi
    Department of Plant Biology, University of Szeged, H 6701 Szeged, Kozepfasor 52, P O Box 654, Hungary
    J Plant Physiol 166:914-25. 2009
    ..salicylic acid (SA) in hydroponic culture medium provided protection against salinity stress in tomato plants (Solanum lycopersicum L. cv. Rio Fuego)...
  24. pmc Mechanism and control of Solanum lycocarpum seed germination
    Lilian V A Pinto
    Escola Agrotécnica Federal de Inconfidentes CEP 37 576 000 Inconfidentes, MG, Brasil
    Ann Bot 100:1175-87. 2007
    ..The present study aimed to compare the seed morphology and the physiology of germination of Solanum lycocarpum, an important species native to the Brazilian Cerrado, with two species with endospermic seeds, tomato ..
  25. pmc Do potatoes and tomatoes have a single evolutionary history, and what proportion of the genome supports this history?
    Flor Rodriguez
    USDA, Agricultural Research Service Department of Horticulture, 1575 Linden Drive, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706 1590, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 9:191. 2009
    ..of conserved orthologous set (COSII) nuclear loci to elucidate the phylogenetic relationships among 29 diploid Solanum species in the sister clades that include tomato and potato, and in Datura inoxia as a far outgroup...
  26. doi Anti-ulcerogenic properties of the aqueous and methanol extracts from the leaves of Solanum torvum Swartz (Solanaceae) in rats
    Télesphore B Nguelefack
    Laboratoire de Physiologie Animale et de Phytopharmacologie, Faculte des Sciences, BP 67, Université de Dschang, Cameroun
    J Ethnopharmacol 119:135-40. 2008
    b>Solanum torvum (Solanaceae) is a plant currently used in Cameroon ethnomedicine for the treatment of stomach ailments.
  27. pmc Unilateral incompatibility in Capsicum (Solanaceae): occurrence and taxonomic distribution
    A Naci Onus
    Department of Horticulture, Faculty of Agriculture, Akdeniz University, 07059 Antalya, Turkey
    Ann Bot 94:289-95. 2004
    ..and all those which have been studied most intensively, are found in the Solanaceae, particularly Lycopersicon, Solanum, Nicotiana and Petunia...
  28. ncbi Effect of polyphenolic compounds from Solanum torvum on plasma lipid peroxidation, superoxide anion and cytochrome P450 2E1 in human liver microsomes
    Winthana Kusirisin
    Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
    Med Chem 5:583-8. 2009
    ..We investigated the effect of Solanum torvum (ST) extracts on the inhibition of CYP2E1 activity in human liver microsomes...
  29. doi Enhancing sucrose synthase activity in transgenic potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) tubers results in increased levels of starch, ADPglucose and UDPglucose and total yield
    Edurne Baroja-Fernandez
    Instituto de Agrobiotecnología CSIC UPNA Gobierno de Navarra, Mutiloako etorbidea z g, Nafarroa, Spain
    Plant Cell Physiol 50:1651-62. 2009
    ..To determine the impact of SuSy activity in starch metabolism and yield in potato (Solanum tuberosum L...
  30. ncbi Tagging QTLs for late blight resistance and plant maturity from diploid wild relatives in a cultivated potato (Solanum tuberosum) background
    J Sliwka
    Research Centre Młochów, Plant Breeding and Acclimatization Institute, Platanowa 19, 05 831, Mlochow, Poland
    Theor Appl Genet 115:101-12. 2007
    ..The use of diploid Solanum tuberosum derived from European tetraploid cultivars enabled the introgression of novel genes encoding foliage ..
  31. doi Solanum nigrum L. extract inhibits 2-acetylaminofluorene-induced hepatocarcinogenesis through overexpression of glutathione S-transferase and antioxidant enzymes
    Jeng Dong Hsu
    Department of Pathology, Chung Shan Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    J Agric Food Chem 57:8628-34. 2009
    b>Solanum nigrum L. (SN) is a widespread plant and is regarded as a common relish in the east and the south of Taiwan. Our previous study has found that SN water extract (SNWE) alleviated carbon tetrachloride-induced liver damage in rats...
  32. doi ISSR and isozyme characterization of androgenetic dihaploids reveals tetrasomic inheritance in tetraploid somatic hybrids between Solanum melongena and Solanum aethiopicum group Gilo
    Laura Toppino
    CRA ORL, Research Unit for Vegetable Crops, Via Paullese 28, I 26836 Montanaso Lombardo, Italy
    J Hered 99:304-15. 2008
    Gene exchanges between Solanum melongena and its allied relative Solanum aethiopicum are a crucial prerequisite for introgression of useful traits from the allied species into the cultivated eggplant...
  33. doi Cadmium-induced oxidative damage and protective effects of N-acetyl-L-cysteine against cadmium toxicity in Solanum nigrum L
    Xiaopeng Deng
    College of Life Sciences, Nanjing Agricultural University, Weigang 1, Nanjing 210095, China
    J Hazard Mater 180:722-9. 2010
    ..of cadmium (Cd) on the accumulation of hydrogen peroxide (H(2)O(2)) and antioxidant enzyme activities in roots of Solanum nigrum L...
  34. ncbi Effect of nitrogen and water treatment on leaf chemistry in horsenettle (Solanum carolinense), and relationship to herbivory by flea beetles (Epitrix spp.) and tobacco hornworm (Manduca sexta)
    Martin L Cipollini
    Department of Biology, 430 Berry College, Mount Berry, Georgia 30149, USA
    J Chem Ecol 28:2377-98. 2002
    We studied the interaction between plants (horsenettle; Solanum carolinense) and herbivorous insects (flea beetles; Epitrix spp...
  35. doi Distribution of glycoalkaloids in potato tubers of 59 accessions of two wild and five cultivated Solanum species
    Nobuyuki Kozukue
    Department of Food Service Industry, Uiduk University, 780 713 Gangdong, Gyeongju, Gyongbuk, Republic of Korea
    J Agric Food Chem 56:11920-8. 2008
    ..The most common potato, Solanum tuberosum, contains primarily the glycoalkaloids, alpha-solanine and alpha-chaconine...
  36. pmc Endogenous pararetroviral sequences in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) and related species
    Christina Staginnus
    Gregor Mendel Institute of Plant Molecular Biology GMI, Wien, Austria
    BMC Plant Biol 7:24. 2007
    ..tabacum (tobacco) and Solanum tuberosum (potato). Here we describe a family of EPRVs in cultivated tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L...
  37. pmc Mosquito larvicidal activities of Solanum villosum berry extract against the dengue vector Stegomyia aegypti
    Nandita Chowdhury
    Mosquito and Microbiology Research Units, Parasitology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, Burdwan University, West Bengal, India
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:10. 2008
    ..b>Solanum villosum is a common weed distributed in many parts of India with medicinal properties, but the larvicidal ..
  38. ncbi Cancer-preventive peptide lunasin from Solanum nigrum L. inhibits acetylation of core histones H3 and H4 and phosphorylation of retinoblastoma protein (Rb)
    Jin Boo Jeong
    School of Bioresources Sciences, Andong National University, Korea
    J Agric Food Chem 55:10707-13. 2007
    ..herbal medicines and in search for new sources of lunasin, we report here the properties of lunasin from Solanum nigrum L. (SNL), a plant indigenous to northeast Asia...
  39. doi Molluscicidal and antiparasitic activity of Solanum nigrum villosum against Galba truncatula infected or uninfected with Fasciola hepatica
    H Hammami
    Fungal and Parasitic Molecular Biology Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, Sfax, Tunisia
    J Helminthol 82:235-9. 2008
    The present study was based on assessments of the molluscicidal and antiparasitic activities of Solanum nigrum villosum. This plant has been collected in Tozeur's traditional oases (south-western Tunisia)...
  40. doi Chemical composition of Solanum nigrum linn extract and induction of autophagy by leaf water extract and its major flavonoids in AU565 breast cancer cells
    Hsiu Chen Huang
    Graduate Institute of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Agric Food Chem 58:8699-708. 2010
    b>Solanum nigrum Linn (SN) belongs to the Solanaceae family, is a plant growing widely in south Asia, and has been used in traditional folk medicine. It is believed to have antipyretic, diuretic, anticancer, and hepatoprotective effects...
  41. doi Inhibitory effect of Solanum nigrum on thioacetamide-induced liver fibrosis in mice
    Chang Chi Hsieh
    Department of Animal Science and Biotechnology, Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan
    J Ethnopharmacol 119:117-21. 2008
    b>Solanum nigrum (Solanaceae) has been used in traditional folk medicine for its hepatoprotective agent...
  42. doi Aqueous extract of Solanum nigrum inhibit growth of cervical carcinoma (U14) via modulating immune response of tumor bearing mice and inducing apoptosis of tumor cells
    Jian Li
    College of Environmental and Chemical Engineering, Yanshan University, Qinhuangdao, Hebei Province 066004, Peoples Republic of China
    Fitoterapia 79:548-56. 2008
    To explore the antitumor activity of aqueous extract of Solanum nigrum (SNL-AE) and its possible mechanism, we examined the effects of SNL-AE on the tumor growth in vivo, the number of CD4+, CD8+ T lymphocyte subsets of peripheral blood ..
  43. ncbi Andean potato cultivars (Solanum tuberosum L.) as a source of antioxidant and mineral micronutrients
    Christelle M Andre
    Institut des Sciences de la Vie, Universite Catholique de Louvain, B 1348 Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    J Agric Food Chem 55:366-78. 2007
    ..A genetically diverse sample of Solanum tuberosum L...
  44. ncbi Complete chloroplast genome sequences of Solanum bulbocastanum, Solanum lycopersicum and comparative analyses with other Solanaceae genomes
    Henry Daniell
    Department of Molecular Biology and Microbiology, Biomolecular Science, University of Central Florida, 4000 Central Florida Blvd, Bldg 20, Room 336, Orlando, FL 32816 2364, USA
    Theor Appl Genet 112:1503-18. 2006
    ..It is possible that there has been a loss of conserved editing sites in potato and tomato...
  45. pmc Oxidative stress and antioxidants in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) plants subjected to boron toxicity
    Luis M Cervilla
    Department of Plant Physiology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Granada, 18071 Granada, Spain
    Ann Bot 100:747-56. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to analyse how ascorbate and some other components of the antioxidant network respond to B toxicity...
  46. pmc Hormonal changes during salinity-induced leaf senescence in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.)
    Michel Edmond Ghanem
    Groupe de Recherche en Physiologie Végétale, Universite Catholique de Louvain UCL, Croix du Sud 5, boîte 13, B 1348 Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    J Exp Bot 59:3039-50. 2008
    ..g. Na+) and changes in leaf hormone relations are involved in the regulation of this process. Tomato plants (Solanum lycopersicum L...
  47. doi Application of indoxacarb for managing shoot and fruit borer of eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) and its decontamination
    Jayakrishnan Saimandir
    Department of Entomology, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center Ohio State University, Wooster, Ohio, USA
    J Environ Sci Health B 44:292-301. 2009
    Indoxacarb was applied at 75 and 150 g a.i. ha(-1) for two years to an eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) crop grown in the field plots in order to evaluate its efficacy for management of the lepidopteron pest, shoot and fruit borer...
  48. doi Anticonvulsant activity of solasodine isolated from Solanum sisymbriifolium fruits in rodents
    Kinjal Chauhan
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Saurashtra University, Rajkot, Gujarat, India
    Pharm Biol 49:194-9. 2011
    b>Solanum sisymbriifolium Lam. (Solanaceae), commonly known as sticky nightshade, is traditionally used for central nervous system (CNS) disorders...
  49. ncbi Effects of anthocyanin-rich purple potato flakes on antioxidant status in F344 rats fed a cholesterol-rich diet
    Kyu Ho Han
    Department of Agriculture and Life Science, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Obihiro, Hokkaido 080 8555, Japan
    Br J Nutr 98:914-21. 2007
    We examined the antioxidant effects of polyphenol/anthocyanin-rich potato (Solanum tuberosum cv. Shadow-Queen) flakes in male rats fed a high-cholesterol diet. The rats were served either a high-cholesterol (0.5% cholesterol plus 0...
  50. doi Performance of growing indigenous goats fed diets based on urban market crop wastes
    C B Katongole
    Department of Animal Science, Makerere University, P O Box 7062, Kampala, Uganda
    Trop Anim Health Prod 41:329-36. 2009
    ..effect of feeding diets including market crop wastes (sweet potato vines (Ipomoea batatas) and scarlet eggplant (Solanum aethiopicum)) on growth and digestibility was studied using 32 indigenous intact growing male goats...
  51. ncbi Paneth cells: histochemical and morphometric study in control and Solanum glaucophyllum intoxicated rabbits
    C N Zanuzzi
    Institute of Pathology Prof Dr Bernardo Epstein, School of Veterinary Sciences, National University of La Plata, La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Eur J Histochem 52:93-100. 2008
    ..b>Solanum glaucophyllum, a calcinogenic plant containing high levels of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3, is responsible for a ..
  52. ncbi Resistance to Phytophthora infestans in somatic hybrids of Solanum nigrum L. and diploid potato
    E Zimnoch-Guzowska
    Plant Breeding and Acclimatization Institute IHAR, Młochów Research Center, 05 831 Młochów, Poland
    Theor Appl Genet 107:43-8. 2003
    ..important disease affecting potatoes, the search for new sources of durable resistance includes the non-host wild Solanum species. The aim of this work was to evaluate the resistance to P. infestans in the somatic hybrids between S...
  53. ncbi Cytotoxic effects of Argentinean plant extracts on tumour and normal cell lines
    L Mamone
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Porfirinas y Porfirias CIPYP, CONICET and Hospital de Clínicas José de San Martín, University of Buenos Aires, Ciudad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand) 57:OL1487-99. 2011
    ..Collaea argentina leaf, Iochroma australe leaf, Ipomoea bonariensis flower, Jacaranda mimosifolia flower, Solanum amygdalifolium flower, Solanum chacoense leaf, Solanum sisymbriifolium flower and Solanum verbascifolium flower...
  54. pmc Divergent regulation of terpenoid metabolism in the trichomes of wild and cultivated tomato species
    Katrin Besser
    Center for Novel Agricultural Products, Department of Biology, University of York, York YO10 5YW, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 149:499-514. 2009
    ..biochemical and molecular mechanisms that underlie the divergence in trichome metabolism between the wild species Solanum habrochaites LA1777 and its cultivated relative, Solanum lycopersicum...
  55. ncbi [Effects of hydroxyapatite on growth and quality of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) in Cd polluted soil]
    Yong Song
    College of Horticulture, Hunan Agricultural University, Changsha 410128, China
    Huan Jing Ke Xue 31:2240-7. 2010
    ..in a glasshouse to study effects of hydroxyapatite amending Cd polluted soil on growth and quality of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.)...
  56. doi Novel somatic hybrids (Solanum tuberosum L.+Solanum tarnii) and their fertile BC1 progenies express extreme resistance to potato virus Y and late blight
    Ramona Thieme
    Julius Kuehn Institute, Federal Research Centre for Cultivated Plants, Institute for Breeding Research on Agricultural Crops, Erwin Baur Str 27, 06484, Quedlinburg, Germany
    Theor Appl Genet 116:691-700. 2008
    b>Solanum tarnii, a wild diploid, tuber-bearing Mexican species belonging to the series Pinnatisecta is highly resistant to Potato virus Y (PVY) and Colorado potato beetle and shows a strong hypersensitive reaction to Phytophthora ..
  57. ncbi Spirosolane-containing Solanum species and induction of congenital craniofacial malformations
    R F Keeler
    United States Department of Agriculture, Poisonous Plant Research Laboratory, Logan, UT 84321
    Toxicon 28:873-84. 1990
    Comparison by GC analysis of purified alkaloid extracts of Solanum species revealed no measurable free solasodine, other spirosolanes, or any non-spirosolane steroidal alkaloid aglycones in unhydrolyzed total alkaloid fractions of fruit ..
  58. ncbi Comparative mapping between potato (Solanum tuberosum) and Arabidopsis thaliana reveals structurally conserved domains and ancient duplications in the potato genome
    Christiane Gebhardt
    MPI für Züchtungsforschung, Carl von Linne Weg 10, 50829 Köln, Germany
    Plant J 34:529-41. 2003
    A genetic map of potato (Solanum tuberosum) was constructed based on 293 restriction fragment length polymorphism (RFLP) markers including 31 EST markers of Arabidopsis...
  59. ncbi Myzus persicae is arrested more by blends than by individual compounds elevated in headspace of PLRV-infected potato
    Esther Ngumbi
    Department of Plant, Soil and Entomological Sciences, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho 83844 2339, USA
    J Chem Ecol 33:1733-47. 2007
    Volatiles from potato plants (Solanum tuberosum L...
  60. ncbi Evaluation of larvicidal efficacy of Solanum xanthocarpum storage against vector mosquitoes in north - western Rajasthan
    S K Bansal
    Desert Medicine Research Centre ICMR, New Pali Road, Jodhpur 342 005, India
    J Environ Biol 30:883-8. 2009
    Efficacy of the methanol extracts from fruits without seeds, whole yellow ripe fruits and seeds of the plant Solanum xanthocarpum was evaluated against larvae of Anopheles culicifacies, Anopheles stephensi, Aedes aegypti and Culex ..
  61. ncbi Examination of resistance of potato genotypes to Erwinia ssp
    Mónika Kállai
    University of Pannonia, Georgikon Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Plant Science and Biotechnology, H 8360, Keszthely, Deak F Str 16, Hungary
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 72:813-7. 2007
    ..In the experiments back cross progenies (BC1, BC2, BC3 and BC4) of Solanum brevidens + Solanum tuberosum somatic hybrids produced by the Potato Research Centre, Keszthely were tested to ..
  62. ncbi Effects of steroidal glycoalkaloids from potatoes (Solanum tuberosum) on in vitro bovine embryo development
    S Wang
    US Sheep Experiment Station, USDA ARS, Dubois, ID 83423, USA
    Anim Reprod Sci 85:243-50. 2005
    alpha-Solanine and alpha-chaconine are two naturally occurring steroidal glycoalkaloids in potatoes (Solanum tuberosum), and solanidine-N-oxide is a corresponding steroidal aglycone...
  63. doi A QTL that confers resistance to Colorado potato beetle (Leptinotarsa decemlineata [Say]) in tetraploid potato populations segregating for leptine
    Boris Sagredo
    Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias INIA, CRI Rayentué, Casilla 13, Rengo, Chile
    Theor Appl Genet 119:1171-81. 2009
    Genetic resistance to Colorado potato beetle (Leptinotarsa decemlineata [Say]) from Solanum chacoense has been incorporated in the tetraploid potato selection, ND4382-19, which is highly resistant and contains moderate level of foliar ..
  64. doi Studies on the toxicological effect of the aqueous extract of the fresh, dried and boiled berries of Solanum aculeastrum Dunal in male Wistar rats
    Om Aboyade
    Department of Botany, University of Fort Hare, Alice 5700, South Africa
    Hum Exp Toxicol 28:765-75. 2009
    The toxicological effect of the aqueous extract of fresh, dried and boiled berries of Solanum aculeastrum Dunal at 1, 10 and 25 mg/kg body weight was investigated in male Wistar rats for 28 days...
  65. pmc Biochemical and molecular analysis of pink tomatoes: deregulated expression of the gene encoding transcription factor SlMYB12 leads to pink tomato fruit color
    Ana Rosa Ballester
    Plant Research International, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Physiol 152:71-84. 2010
    ..Phenotypic analysis of an introgression line (IL) population derived from a cross between Solanum lycopersicum 'Moneyberg' and the wild species Solanum chmielewskii revealed three ILs with a pink fruit color...
  66. doi Accumulation, functional annotation, and comparative analysis of expressed sequence tags in eggplant (Solanum melongena L.), the third pole of the genus Solanum species after tomato and potato
    Hiroyuki Fukuoka
    National Institute of Vegetable and Tea Science, NARO, Ano, Tsu, Mie 514 2392, Japan
    Gene 450:76-84. 2010
    Eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) is a widely grown vegetable crop that belongs to the genus Solanum, which is comprised of more than 1000 species of wide genetic and phenotypic variation...
  67. ncbi Antiulcerogenic and ulcer healing effects of Solanum nigrum (L.) on experimental ulcer models: possible mechanism for the inhibition of acid formation
    Mallika Jainu
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Madras, Guindy Campus, Chennai 600025, Tamil Nadu, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 104:156-63. 2006
    b>Solanum nigrum, an herbal plant which is recommended in ayurveda for the management of gastric ulcers...
  68. doi Expression of thymosin alpha1 concatemer in transgenic tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) fruits
    Yuhui Chen
    Plant Biotechnology Research Center, Fudan Shanghai Jiao Tong University Nottingham Plant Biotechnology R and D Center, School of Agriculture and Biology, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, People s Republic of China
    Biotechnol Appl Biochem 52:303-12. 2009
    ..reverse transcription-PCR) analysis showed that the 4 x Talpha1 gene was transcribed specifically in tomato [Solanum lycopersicum (formerly Lycopersicon esculentum)] fruits...
  69. doi Evidence of parietal amine oxidase activity in Solanum torvum Sw. stem calli after Ralstonia solanacearum inoculation
    Marcel Aribaud
    Universite de la Reunion, Faculté des Sciences et Technologies, UMR Peuplements végétaux et bioagresseurs en milieu tropical Université de La Réunion CIRAD, 15 Avenue Rene Cassin, BP 7151, 97715 Saint Denis Messag Cedex 9, La Reunion, France
    Plant Physiol Biochem 47:313-21. 2009
    Calli induced from Solanum torvum stem explants were inoculated with Ralstonia solanacearum under partial vacuum. All calli showed a hypersensitive response after infiltration...
  70. doi Solanum indicum ssp. distichum extract is effective against L-NAME-induced hypertension in rats
    Ashraf Bahgat
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
    Fundam Clin Pharmacol 22:693-9. 2008
    b>Solanum indicum ssp. distichum is used as a vegetable in some parts of Africa and claimed in folk medicine to guard against cardiovascular disorders...
  71. doi Morphogenesis of complex plant cell shapes: the mechanical role of crystalline cellulose in growing pollen tubes
    Leila Aouar
    Departement de sciences biologiques, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Canada
    Sex Plant Reprod 23:15-27. 2010
    ..resulted in the formation of tubes with increased diameter in Solanum chacoense and Lilium orientalis when present during germination...
  72. doi Production of Phytophthora infestans-resistant potato (Solanum tuberosum) utilising Ensifer adhaerens OV14
    Toni Wendt
    Department of Crop Science, Teagasc Crops Research Centre, Oak Park, Carlow, Ireland
    Transgenic Res 21:567-78. 2012
    ..adhaerens was used to generate blight- (causative organism Phytophthora infestans) resistant potato using the Solanum bulbocastanum 'resistance to blight' (RB) gene...
  73. doi Expression of acyl-lipid Delta12-desaturase gene in prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells and its effect on cold stress tolerance of potato
    Reza Maali Amiri
    Department of Agronomy and Plant Breeding, University College of Agriculture and Natural Resources of the University of Tehran, Karaj 31587 77871, Iran
    J Integr Plant Biol 52:289-97. 2010
    ..effect on cell membrane lipid composition and cold tolerance in prokaryotic (Escherichia coli) and eukaryotic (Solanum tuberosum) cells...
  74. doi Large-scale isolation, fractionation, and purification of soluble starch-synthesizing enzymes: starch synthase and branching enzyme from potato tubers
    Rupendra Mukerjea
    Laboratory of Carbohydrate Chemistry and Enzymology, Department of Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Molecular Biology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Carbohydr Res 345:1555-63. 2010
    ..SSS) and starch-branching enzyme (SBE), were isolated, fractionated, and purified from white potato tubers (Solanum tuberosum) on a large scale...
  75. doi Identification and characterization of a novel miR159 target not related to MYB in tomato
    Kobi Buxdorf
    Institute of Plant Sciences, Agricultural Research Organization, The Volcani Center, Bet Dagan, Israel
    Planta 232:1009-22. 2010
    ..Here, we identified and characterized a new miR159 target gene (SGN-U567133) in Solanum lycopersicum (tomato) that is not related to MYB...
  76. pmc hi2-1, a QTL which improves harvest index, earliness and alters metabolite accumulation of processing tomatoes
    Amit Gur
    The Institute of Plant Sciences and Genetics in Agriculture, Faculty of Agriculture, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, P O Box 12, Rehovot, 76100, Israel
    Theor Appl Genet 121:1587-99. 2010
    ..The Solanum pennellii introgression-line (IL) population shows variation for harvest index and earliness...
  77. doi Does the African garden egg offer protection against experimentally induced ulcers?
    Anosike Chioma
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Biological Sciences, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
    Asian Pac J Trop Med 4:163-6. 2011
    To evaluate the possible antiulcer effect of the African garden egg, Solanum aethiopicum (S. aethiopicum) (a domestic vegetable) experimentally in rats.
  78. doi Assessment of the genotoxic, antigenotoxic, and cytotoxic activities of the ethanolic fruit extract of Solanum lycocarpum A. St. Hill. (Solanaceae) by micronucleus test in mice
    Pabline Marinho Vieira
    Department of General Biology, Institute of Biological Sciences, Federal University of Goias, Goiania, Goias, Brazil
    J Med Food 13:1409-14. 2010
    b>Solanum lycocarpum A. St. Hill. (Family Solanaceae), popularly known in Brazil as lobeira, is a common weed in the Brazilian Cerrado vegetation...
  79. doi Anthelmintic activity of botanical extracts against sheep gastrointestinal nematodes, Haemonchus contortus
    Chinnaperumal Kamaraj
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509 Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 109:37-45. 2011
    ..f.) Wall. ex Nees., Anisomeles malabarica (L.) R. Br., Annona squamosa L., Datura metel L., and Solanum torvum Swartz were tested against the parasitic nematode of small ruminants H...
  80. doi Independent resistant reactions expressed in root and tuber of potato breeding lines with introgressed resistance to Meloidogyne chitwoodi
    C R Brown
    States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Prosser, WA 99350, USA
    Phytopathology 99:1085-9. 2009
    Resistance to Meloidogyne chitwoodi was introgressed from Solanum bulbocastanum into the cultivated gene pool of potato. A single dominant gene is responsible for resistance to race 1 reproduction on the root system...
  81. doi Bioavailability of vitamin C from mashed potatoes and potato chips after oral administration in healthy Japanese men
    Yoshitaka Kondo
    Aging Regulation, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, 35 2 Sakae cho, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 0015, Japan
    Br J Nutr 107:885-92. 2012
    Potato (Solanum tuberosum) tubers contain vitamin C (VC) and commercial potato chips have more VC content per wet weight by dehydration during frying...
  82. doi Constitutive and dark-induced expression of Solanum tuberosum phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase enhances stomatal opening and photosynthetic performance of Arabidopsis thaliana
    Rashad Kebeish
    Leibniz University Hannover, Institute of Botany, Herrenhaeuser st 2, 30419 Hannover, Germany
    Biotechnol Bioeng 109:536-44. 2012
    The effect of constitutive and dark-induced expression of Solanum tuberosum phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase (PEPC) on the opening state of stomata and photosynthetic performance in Arabidopsis thaliana plants was studied...
  83. pmc Characterization of Solanum tuberosum multicystatin and its structural comparison with other cystatins
    Mark S Nissen
    School of Molecular Biosciences, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington 99164 4660, USA
    Plant Cell 21:861-75. 2009
    Potato (Solanum tuberosum) multicystatin (PMC) is a crystalline Cys protease inhibitor present in the subphellogen layer of potato tubers. It consists of eight tandem domains of similar size and sequence...
  84. doi Phenotypic diversity and association mapping for fruit quality traits in cultivated tomato and related species
    Jiaxin Xu
    College of Horticulture, Northwest A and F University, Yang Ling, 712100, Shaanxi, People s Republic of China
    Theor Appl Genet 126:567-81. 2013
    ..and genetic diversity of a large collection of tomato accessions including 44 heirloom and vintage cultivars (Solanum lycopersicum), 127 S. lycopersicum var. cerasiforme (cherry tomato) and 17 Solanum pimpinellifolium accessions...
  85. doi Evidence for H(2)O(2) as the product of reduction of oxygen by alternative oxidase in mitochondria from potato tubers
    Radha H Bhate
    Department of Microbiology, Agaharkar Research Institute, Pune, India
    Arch Biochem Biophys 486:165-9. 2009
    ..Its activity in potato tuber (Solanum tuberosum L.) was induced following chilling treatment at 4 degrees C...
  86. pmc The potato R locus codes for dihydroflavonol 4-reductase
    Yongfei Zhang
    Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Theor Appl Genet 119:931-7. 2009
    The potato R locus is required for the production of red pelargonidin-based anthocyanin pigments in potato (Solanum tuberosum L.)...
  87. pmc A new species of solitary Meteorus (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) reared from caterpillars of toxic butterflies (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) in Ecuador
    Scott R Shaw
    Insect Museum, Department of Renewable Resources, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming 82071 3354, USA
    J Insect Sci 9:34. 2009
    ..larvae of Pteronymia zerlina (Hewitson, 1855) (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae, Ithomiinae) found feeding on leaves of Solanum (Solanaceae). The parasitoid is solitary...
  88. doi Characterization of a methionine sulfoxide reductase B from tomato (Solanum lycopersicum), and its protecting role in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Changbo Dai
    Department of Medical Biotechnology, College of Biomedical Science, Kangwon National University, Chuncheon, Gangwon Do, 200 701, South Korea
    Protein J 32:39-47. 2013
    In the present study, we isolated a methionine sulfoxide reductase B gene, termed SlMSRB1, from tomato (Solanum lycopersicum)...
  89. doi Immunolocalisation of spermidine synthase in Solanum tuberosum
    Yvonne Sichhart
    Institut of Pharmacy, Faculty of Science I, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Halle Saale, Germany
    Phytochemistry 91:117-21. 2013
    ..In this study, immunolocalisation of SPDS in potato (Solanum tuberosum) organs is presented...
  90. doi Biosorption of cadmium by endophytic fungus (EF) Microsphaeropsis sp. LSE10 isolated from cadmium hyperaccumulator Solanum nigrum L
    Xiao Xiao
    College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Hunan University, Changsha 410082, People s Republic of China
    Bioresour Technol 101:1668-74. 2010
    ..Using this technology, endophytic fungus (EF) LSE10 was isolated from the cadmium hyperaccumulator Solanum nigrum L. It was identified as Microsphaeropsis sp...
  91. doi Field and vegetable crops as hosts of larval western spotted cucumber beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)
    Andrew B Pedersen
    Department of Entomology, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Environ Entomol 40:633-8. 2011
    ..was the best host, followed by alfalfa and tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.) that were roughly equivalent to one another...
  92. doi Methyl salicylate production in tomato affects biotic interactions
    Kai Ament
    Department of Plant Physiology, Swammerdam Institute for Life Sciences, Science Park 904, 1098 XH, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Plant J 62:124-34. 2010
    The role of methyl salicylate (MeSA) production was studied in indirect and direct defence responses of tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) to the spider mite Tetranychus urticae and the root-invading fungus Fusarium oxysporum f. sp...
  93. pmc Flavour compounds in tomato fruits: identification of loci and potential pathways affecting volatile composition
    Sandrine Mathieu
    Plant Molecular and Cellular Biology Program, University of Florida, Horticultural Sciences, PO Box 110690, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    J Exp Bot 60:325-37. 2009
    ..A population of introgression lines derived from a cross between the cultivated tomato Solanum lycopersicum and its wild relative, S. habrochaites, was characterized over multiple seasons and locations...
  94. pmc A simulation-based breeding design that uses whole-genome prediction in tomato
    Eiji Yamamoto
    NARO Institute of Vegetable and Tea Science NIVTS, 360 Kusawa, Ano, Tsu, Mie 514 2392, Japan
    Sci Rep 6:19454. 2016
    ..of this strategy was evaluated by the simultaneous genetic improvement of the yield and flavour of the tomato (Solanum lycopersicum), as an example...
  95. pmc FAR5, a fatty acyl-coenzyme A reductase, is involved in primary alcohol biosynthesis of the leaf blade cuticular wax in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.)
    Yong Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Crop Stress Biology for Arid Areas, College of Agronomy, Northwest A and F University, Yangling, Shaanxi 712100, China
    J Exp Bot 66:1165-78. 2015
    ..The transgenic expression of TaFAR5 in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) cv MicroTom leaves resulted in the accumulation of C26:0, C28:0, and C30:0 primary alcohols...
  96. pmc Chromoplast-specific carotenoid-associated protein appears to be important for enhanced accumulation of carotenoids in hp1 tomato fruits
    Himabindu Vasuki Kilambi
    Department of Plant Sciences, School of Life Sciences, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad 500046, India
    Plant Physiol 161:2085-101. 2013
    Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) high-pigment mutants with lesions in diverse loci such as DNA Damage-Binding Protein1 (high pigment1 [hp1]), Deetiolated1 (hp2), Zeaxanthin Epoxidase (hp3), and Intense pigment (Ip; gene product unknown) ..
  97. ncbi Influence of nitrogen nutrition management on biomass partitioning and nitrogen use efficiency indices in hydroponically grown potato
    Gregory D Goins
    Dynamac Corporation, Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899, USA
    J Am Soc Hortic Sci 129:134-40. 2004
    ..Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has been conducting controlled environment research with potatoes (Solanum tuberosum L...
  98. pmc Stimulatory effects of polysaccharide fraction from Solanum nigrum on RAW 264.7 murine macrophage cells
    Faizan Naeem Razali
    Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    PLoS ONE 9:e108988. 2014
    The polysaccharide fraction from Solanum nigrum Linne has been shown to have antitumor activity by enhancing the CD4+/CD8+ ratio of the T-lymphocyte subpopulation. In this study, we analyzed a polysaccharide extract of S...
  99. pmc Ethylene response factor Sl-ERF.B.3 is responsive to abiotic stresses and mediates salt and cold stress response regulation in tomato
    Imen Klay
    Laboratoire de Morphogenèse et de Biotechnologie Végétale, Faculté des Sciences de Tunis FST, Campus Universitaire 2092 El Manar Tunis, Tunisia Université Toulouse, INP ENSA Toulouse, 31326 Castanet Tolosan, France INRA, 31326 Castanet Tolosan, France
    ScientificWorldJournal 2014:167681. 2014
    Sl-ERF.B.3 (Solanum lycopersicum ethylene response factor B.3) gene encodes for a tomato transcription factor of the ERF (ethylene responsive factor) family. Our results of real-time RT-PCR showed that Sl-ERF.B...
  100. doi Optimisation of antioxidant extraction from Solanum tuberosum potato peel waste by surface response methodology
    Isabel Rodríguez Amado
    Group of Recycling and Valorization of Waste Materials REVAL, Marine Research Institute IIM CSIC, C Eduardo Cabello, 6, Vigo 36208, Galicia, Spain
    Food Chem 165:290-9. 2014
    ..Our results demonstrate potato peel waste is a good source of antioxidants able to effectively limit oil oxidation, while contributing to the revalorisation of these agrifood by-products...
  101. pmc Different domains control the localization and mobility of LIKE HETEROCHROMATIN PROTEIN1 in Arabidopsis nuclei
    Assaf Zemach
    Department of Plant Sciences, Weizman Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
    Plant Cell 18:133-45. 2006
    ..Transient expression assays showed that tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) LHP1 fused to green fluorescent protein (GFP; Sl LHP1-GFP) and Arabidopsis LHP1 (At LHP1-GFP) ..

Research Grants8

  1. Impact of cholinergic plant extracts on nociception
    ERIC WIERTELAK; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..will be investigated include: Atropa belladonna, Datura Stramonium, Mandragoras officinarum, Hyoscyamos niger and Solanum nigrum; each have documented use for pain relief in folk medicine...
  2. REGULATION OF DEFENSE SIGNALING IN TOMATO
    Gregg A Howe; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Studies with the model plant Arabidopsis thaliana and tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) indicate that the E3 ubiquitin ligase SCFCOI1 is strictly required for transcription of jasmonate-..
  3. Antitumor and chemopreventive activity of the Ecuadorian plant extract BIRM
    Bal L Lokeshwar; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..BIRM, an Ecuadorian oral solution, is a dietary supplement developed from the Andean variety of Solanum dulcamara L, which is widely consumed in the Americas for a variety of diseases, including prostate and breast ..
  4. MULTI-USE BIOREACTOR FOR TISSUE AND CELL CULTURE
    RICHARD DEDOLPH; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..Using bioreactors of this design, the required protocol for optimized production of microtubers of Solanum tuberosum will be established...
  5. PATHOPHYSIOLOGICAL ROLE OF 12-R-LIPOXYGENASE
    ALAN BRASH; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Tissue-specific Overexpression of IKKbeta in mice
    PETER MELENDEZ; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..These studies will determine whether tissue-specific increases in lKKb activity cause whole body insulin resistance and further ask whether lKKb activation in one tissue influences insulin sensitivity in others. ..
  7. NOVEL OXYGENATIONS OF ARACHIDONIC ACID
    ALAN BRASH; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These studies will develop new insights into the biochemistry of mammalian cyclooxygenases and as a consequence have practical benefits in development of therapeutics. ..
  8. Expression of Human Therapeutic Proteins in Transgenic Tobacco Chloroplasts
    Henry Daniell; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Successful completion of these studies would make transgenic chloroplasts ideal bioreactors for the production of safe and less expensive therapeutic proteins and open the door for in depth studies of membrane proteins. ..