custard-apple family

Summary

Alias: Annonaceae

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Native and introduced host plants of Anastrepha fraterculus and Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) in northwestern Argentina
    Sergio Ovruski
    Instituto Superior de Entomología FCNeIML UNT, CONICET, Fundación Miguel Lillo CIRPON, Miguel Lillo 251, T4000JFE San Miguel de Tucumán, Tucuman, Argentina
    J Econ Entomol 96:1108-18. 2003
  2. ncbi [Neurological syndromes linked with the intake of plants and fungi containing a toxic component (I). Neurotoxic syndromes caused by the ingestion of plants, seeds and fruits]
    F J Carod-Artal
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital Sarah, Brasilia DF, Brasil
    Rev Neurol 36:860-71. 2003
  3. doi Cytotoxic activity of Brazilian Cerrado plants used in traditional medicine against cancer cell lines
    Mariana Laundry de Mesquita
    Laboratorio de Farmacognosia, Universidade de Brasilia, Brasilia, Brazil
    J Ethnopharmacol 123:439-45. 2009
  4. ncbi Galls and gall makers in plants from the Pé-de-Gigante Cerrado Reserve, Santa Rita do Passa Quatro, SP, Brazil
    M V Urso-Guimarães
    UFSCar, CEP 18085 850, Sorocaba, SP, Brazil
    Braz J Biol 66:357-69. 2006
  5. pmc Germination ecophysiology of Annona crassiflora seeds
    Edvaldo A A da Silva
    Departamento de Ciências Florestais, Universidade Federal de Lavras, CP 3037, CEP 37200 000, Lavras, MG, Brazil
    Ann Bot 99:823-30. 2007
  6. doi In vitro antimicrobial activity of extracts and compounds of some selected medicinal plants from Cameroon
    Emmanuel Jean Teinkela Mbosso
    Laboratoire de Substances Naturelles et Synthèse Organique, Département de Chimie Organique, Faculte des Sciences, Universite de Yaounde I, BP 812 Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 128:476-81. 2010
  7. ncbi Analgesic activity of some Indian medicinal plants
    P Malairajan
    S R M College of Pharmacy, Kattankulathur 603203, Kancheepuram District, Tamilnadu, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 106:425-8. 2006
  8. ncbi Bioactive properties of plant species ingested by chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) in the Kibale National Park, Uganda
    Sabrina Krief
    ICSN, CNRS, Gif sur Yvette, France
    Am J Primatol 68:51-71. 2006
  9. ncbi A rapid diversification of rainforest trees (Guatteria; Annonaceae) following dispersal from Central into South America
    Roy H J Erkens
    Institute of Environmental Biology, Section Plant Ecology and Biodiversity, Nationaal Herbarium Nederland, Utrecht University Branch, CA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 44:399-411. 2007
  10. ncbi Effects of plant lactones on the production of biofilm of Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    Elena Cartagena
    Instituto de Quimica Organica, Quimica y Farmacia, Universidad Nacional de Tucuman, Tucuman, Argentina
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 55:22-5. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Molecular Targets of Novel Antifungal Compounds
    Ameeta Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications147 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Native and introduced host plants of Anastrepha fraterculus and Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) in northwestern Argentina
    Sergio Ovruski
    Instituto Superior de Entomología FCNeIML UNT, CONICET, Fundación Miguel Lillo CIRPON, Miguel Lillo 251, T4000JFE San Miguel de Tucumán, Tucuman, Argentina
    J Econ Entomol 96:1108-18. 2003
    ..We determined the following 17 host plant associations: Annona cherimola Miller (Annonaceae), Citrus paradisi Macfadyn (Rutaceae), Diospyros kaki L. (Ebenaceae), Eugenia uniflora L., Psidium guajava L...
  2. ncbi [Neurological syndromes linked with the intake of plants and fungi containing a toxic component (I). Neurotoxic syndromes caused by the ingestion of plants, seeds and fruits]
    F J Carod-Artal
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital Sarah, Brasilia DF, Brasil
    Rev Neurol 36:860-71. 2003
    ..A wide range of plants, seeds and fruits used for nutritional and medicinal purposes can give rise to neurotoxic symptoms...
  3. doi Cytotoxic activity of Brazilian Cerrado plants used in traditional medicine against cancer cell lines
    Mariana Laundry de Mesquita
    Laboratorio de Farmacognosia, Universidade de Brasilia, Brasilia, Brazil
    J Ethnopharmacol 123:439-45. 2009
    ..The search for new anti-cancer drugs is one of the most prominent research areas of natural products. Numerous active compounds isolated from Brazilian Cerrado plant species have been studied with promising results...
  4. ncbi Galls and gall makers in plants from the Pé-de-Gigante Cerrado Reserve, Santa Rita do Passa Quatro, SP, Brazil
    M V Urso-Guimarães
    UFSCar, CEP 18085 850, Sorocaba, SP, Brazil
    Braz J Biol 66:357-69. 2006
    ..The host plant species belong to the closely related families Anacardiaceae, Annonaceae, Asteraceae, Bignoniaceae, Caryocaraceae, Erythroxylaceae, Fabaceae, Malpighiaceae, Melastomataceae, Myrtaceae, ..
  5. pmc Germination ecophysiology of Annona crassiflora seeds
    Edvaldo A A da Silva
    Departamento de Ciências Florestais, Universidade Federal de Lavras, CP 3037, CEP 37200 000, Lavras, MG, Brazil
    Ann Bot 99:823-30. 2007
    Little is known about environmental factors that break morphophysiological dormancy in seeds of the Annonaceae and the mechanisms involved...
  6. doi In vitro antimicrobial activity of extracts and compounds of some selected medicinal plants from Cameroon
    Emmanuel Jean Teinkela Mbosso
    Laboratoire de Substances Naturelles et Synthèse Organique, Département de Chimie Organique, Faculte des Sciences, Universite de Yaounde I, BP 812 Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 128:476-81. 2010
    ..Asteraceae), Monodora myristica Dunal (Annonaceae), Albizia gummifera (J.F. Gmel) C.A...
  7. ncbi Analgesic activity of some Indian medicinal plants
    P Malairajan
    S R M College of Pharmacy, Kattankulathur 603203, Kancheepuram District, Tamilnadu, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 106:425-8. 2006
    ..leaves) (Nyctaginaceae), Ficus glomerata (bark, leaves) (Moraceae) and Polyalthia longifolia (leaves) (Annonaceae)...
  8. ncbi Bioactive properties of plant species ingested by chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) in the Kibale National Park, Uganda
    Sabrina Krief
    ICSN, CNRS, Gif sur Yvette, France
    Am J Primatol 68:51-71. 2006
    ..plant parts occasionally ingested by chimpanzees (Diospyros abyssinica (Ebenaceae) bark, Uvariopsis congensis (Annonaceae) leaves, and Trichilia rubescens (Meliaceae) leaves) showed highly significant medicinal properties...
  9. ncbi A rapid diversification of rainforest trees (Guatteria; Annonaceae) following dispersal from Central into South America
    Roy H J Erkens
    Institute of Environmental Biology, Section Plant Ecology and Biodiversity, Nationaal Herbarium Nederland, Utrecht University Branch, CA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 44:399-411. 2007
    ..Guatteria (Annonaceae) is, with 265 species, the third largest genus of Neotropical trees after Inga (Fabaceae) and Ocotea (Lauraceae),..
  10. ncbi Effects of plant lactones on the production of biofilm of Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    Elena Cartagena
    Instituto de Quimica Organica, Quimica y Farmacia, Universidad Nacional de Tucuman, Tucuman, Argentina
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 55:22-5. 2007
    ..as well as seven annonaceous acetogenins isolated from the seeds of the tropical tree Annona cherimolia (Family Annonaceae), were evaluated for their ability to inhibit or stimulate the production of biofilm by a strain of Pseudomonas ..
  11. ncbi Toxicity of Annonaceae for dopaminergic neurons: potential role in atypical parkinsonism in Guadeloupe
    Annie Lannuzel
    Service de Neurologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire des Antilles et de la Guyane, Pointe a Pitre, Guadeloupe, France
    Mov Disord 17:84-90. 2002
    ..It is therefore conceivable that repeated consumption could cause the neuronal dysfunction and degeneration underlying the West Indian parkinsonian syndrome...
  12. ncbi Antimalarial activity of some Colombian medicinal plants
    G Garavito
    Departamento de Farmacia, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Carrera 30 45 02, Bogota D C, Colombia
    J Ethnopharmacol 107:460-2. 2006
    ..DC. (Piperaceae) aerial part and Xylopia aromatica (Lam.) Mart. (Annonaceae) bark with IC(50) values ranging from <1 to 2...
  13. doi The olfactory component of floral display in Asimina and Deeringothamnus (Annonaceae)
    Katherine R Goodrich
    University of South Carolina, Coker Life Science Building, 700 Sumter St, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    New Phytol 183:457-69. 2009
    ..In this article, we investigate floral scent in two extra-tropical genera of Annonaceae. We discuss floral scent in the context of differing pollination strategies in these genera, and compare their ..
  14. ncbi Bioactive endophytic streptomycetes from the Malay Peninsula
    Noraziah M Zin
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 274:83-8. 2007
    ..family -Annonaceae), and Mapania sp. (family -Cyperaceae)...
  15. ncbi MPP+ analogs acting on mitochondria and inducing neuro-degeneration
    Y Kotake
    Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    Curr Med Chem 10:2507-16. 2003
    ..These diseases seem to be associated with ingestion of tropical herbal teas or tropical fruits of the Annonaceae family, which contain complex I inhibitors such as benzylisoquinoline derivatives and acetogenins...
  16. pmc The evolution of floral biology in basal angiosperms
    Peter K Endress
    Institute of Systematic Botany, University of Zurich, Zollikerstrasse 107, 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 365:411-21. 2010
    ..of specialization up to large beetles and special flies in some large-flowered Nymphaeaceae, Magnoliaceae, Annonaceae and Aristolochiaceae...
  17. pmc The progamic phase of an early-divergent angiosperm, Annona cherimola (Annonaceae)
    J Lora
    Department of Subtropical Pomology, Estacion Experimental La Mayora CSIC, 29760 Algarrobo Costa, Malaga, Spain
    Ann Bot 105:221-31. 2010
    ..phase, from pollination to fertilization, is characterized in Annona cherimola, which is a member of the Annonaceae, the largest extant family among early-divergent angiosperms...
  18. ncbi [Biology of Tetranychus mexicanus (McGregor) (Acari: Tetranychidae) on three species of Annonaceae]
    Josilene M de Sousa
    Depto de Agronomia, Univ Federal Rural de Pernambuco, Recife, PE, Brazil, 52171 900
    Neotrop Entomol 39:319-23. 2010
    ..Although this mite apparently causes economic damage to Annonaceae, little is known about its biology. Here we studied the biology of T...
  19. ncbi Antifilarial activity in vitro of polycarpol and 3-O-acetyl aleuritolic acid from cameroonian medicinal plants against Onchocerca gutturosa
    B Nyasse
    Department of Organic Chemistry, Laboratory of Bio Organic and Medicinal Chemistry, Faculty of Sciences, University of Yaounde I, Box 812 Yaounde, Cameroon
    Nat Prod Res 20:391-7. 2006
    ..worms, we have isolated and screened three compounds: polycarpol and polyveoline from Polyalthia suaveolens (Annonaceae) and 3-O-acetyl aleuritolic acid from Discoglypremna caloneura (Euphorbiaceae)...
  20. ncbi Does a polyphagous caterpillar have the same gut microbiota when feeding on different species of food plants?
    Ana Sittenfeld
    Centro de Investigación en Biología Celular y Molecular CIBCM, Universidad de Costa Rica, Ciudad Universitaria Rodrigo Facio, San Jose, Costa Rica
    Rev Biol Trop 50:547-60. 2002
    ..Fifty-five third instar wild-caught sibs feeding on Annona purpurea (Annonaceae) in the Area de Conservación Guanacaste (ACG) in northwestern Costa Rica were divided into eight groups...
  21. ncbi Antiprotozoal and cytotoxic activities in vitro of Colombian Annonaceae
    Edison Osorio
    Grupo de Investigación en Sustancias Bioactivas GISB, Facultad de Química Farmacéutica, Corporación de Patologías Tropicales, Universidad de Antioquia, A A 1226, Medellin, Colombia
    J Ethnopharmacol 111:630-5. 2007
    Ethnobotanical and chemotaxonomical studies for antiparasitic activity of Colombian Annonaceae were carried out...
  22. ncbi Detection and determination of reticuline and N-methylcoculaurine in the Annonaceae family using liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry
    Yaichiro Kotake
    Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 806:75-8. 2004
    ..supranuclear palsy, and all of the investigated patients had taken herbal tea or tropical fruits of the Annonaceae family. Local inhabitants consume the fruits, and also drink tea made from the leaves...
  23. ncbi In vitro screening for antiplasmodial activity of isoquinoline alkaloids from Brazilian plant species
    Dominique Corinne Hermine Fischer
    Faculdade de Ciencias Farmaceuticas, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Av Prof Lineu Prestes 580, Bloco15, 05580 900, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Acta Trop 92:261-6. 2004
    In the search for new antimalarial agents, nine Brazilian plant species were selected, from the Annonaceae (6), Menispermaceae (2) and Siparunaceae (1) families naturally occurring at the cerrado and Atlantic rainforest regions, in order ..
  24. ncbi The in-vivo antimalarial activities of Uvaria chamae and Hippocratea africana
    J E Okokon
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Uyo, Uyo, Nigeria
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 100:585-90. 2006
    ..root extracts of two plants used traditionally as malarial remedies in southern Nigeria, Uvaria chamae (Annonaceae) and Hippocratea africana (Hippocrateaceae), were studied in vivo, in mice infected with Plasmodium berghei ..
  25. doi Susceptibility of complete bacteria and spheroplasts of Escherichia coli, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Salmonella typhi to rolliniastatin-2
    L M Luna-Cazares
    Laboratorio de Fisiologia y Quimica Vegetal, Escuela de Biologia, Universidad de Ciencias y Artes de Chiapas, Chiapas, Mexico
    Nat Prod Res 24:1139-45. 2010
    ..bacteria has not yet been analysed and was isolated by CC from the hexanic extract of Annona diversifolia Saff (Annonaceae) seeds...
  26. pmc Molecular phylogenetics reveal multiple tertiary vicariance origins of the African rain forest trees
    Thomas L P Couvreur
    Nationaal Herbarium Nederland, Wageningen branch, Biosystematics Group, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Biol 6:54. 2008
    ..the evolutionary history of endemic taxa within a rain forest restricted African lineage of the plant family Annonaceae was studied...
  27. doi Bioactive azafluorenone alkaloids from Polyalthia debilis (Pierre) Finet & Gagnep
    Supaluk Prachayasittikul
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Srinakharinwirot University, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
    Molecules 14:4414-24. 2009
    This study investigated bioactive extracts of Polyalthia debilis (Annonaceae) with antimicrobial, antimalarial and cytotoxic activities...
  28. ncbi Floral scent compounds of Amazonian Annonaceae species pollinated by small beetles and thrips
    A Jurgens
    Lehrstuhl für Pflanzensystematik, Universitat Bayreuth, Germany
    Phytochemistry 55:551-8. 2000
    Chemical analysis (GC-MS) yielded a total of 58 volatile compounds in the floral scents of six species of Annonaceae distributed in four genera (Xylopia, Anaxagorea, Duguetia, and Rollinia), Xylopia aromatica is pollinated principally by ..
  29. doi Evolution of syncarpy and other morphological characters in African Annonaceae: a posterior mapping approach
    T L P Couvreur
    National Herbarium of the Netherlands Wageningen branch, Biosystematics Group, Wageningen UR, Generaal Foulkesweg 37, 6703 BL Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 47:302-18. 2008
    ..fusion of a moderate number of carpels. The magnoliid family Annonaceae provides an ideal situation to test these hypotheses as two African genera, Isolona and Monodora, are syncarpous ..
  30. doi Bioactive styryllactones and alkaloid from flowers of Goniothalamus laoticus
    Ratsami Lekphrom
    Natural Products Research Unit, Department of Chemistry and Center of Excellence for Innovation in Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand
    J Ethnopharmacol 125:47-50. 2009
    Goniothalamus laoticus (Annonaceae) is being used traditionally as a tonic and a febrifuge by the local people in the northeastern part of Thailand.
  31. doi Supercritical fluid CO2 extraction and simultaneous determination of eight annonaceous acetogenins in Annona genus plant seeds by HPLC-DAD method
    Haijun Yang
    Department of Pharmacy, Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine, Nanjing 210046, PR China
    J Pharm Biomed Anal 49:140-4. 2009
    Annonaceous acetogenins (ACGs) isolated from Annonaceae plants exhibited a broad range of biological bioactivities such as cytotoxic, antitumoral, antiparasitic, pesticidal and immunosuppresive activities...
  32. ncbi Branch architecture, light interception and crown development in saplings of a plagiotropically branching tropical tree, Polyalthia jenkinsii (Annonaceae)
    Noriyuki Osada
    Laboratory of Forest Ecology, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Kyoto 606 8502, Japan
    Ann Bot 91:55-63. 2003
    ..f. & Thoms. (Annonaceae) in a Malaysian rain forest...
  33. doi In vitro and in vivo antiproliferative activity of laherradurin and cherimolin-2 of Annona diversifolia Saff
    María Adelina Schlie-Guzmán
    Escuela de Biologia, Universidad de Ciencias y Artes de Chiapas Libramiento Norte Poniente s n, C P 29039, Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas, Mexico
    Phytother Res 23:1128-33. 2009
    Acetogenins from Annonaceae (ACG) are potent inhibitors of the mitochondrial complex I, they present cytotoxic activity on neoplasic lines, including those with multiresistance to drugs...
  34. doi Perfume-collecting male euglossine bees as pollinators of a basal angiosperm: the case of Unonopsis stipitata (Annonaceae)
    H Teichert
    Institute of Systematic Botany and Ecology, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Plant Biol (Stuttg) 11:29-37. 2009
    Pollination of Unonopsis stipitata (Annonaceae) by males of two perfume-collecting bees, Euglossa imperialis and Eulaema bombiformis (Euglossini) is described...
  35. ncbi Antibacterial activity of eight Brazilian annonaceae plants
    Jacqueline A Takahashi
    Departamento de Química ICEx Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Av Antonio Carlos 6627, CEP 31270 901, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Nat Prod Res 20:21-6. 2006
    Sixteen extracts, obtained from eight Brazilian plants of Annonaceae family, were screened for their antibacterial activity: Xylopia frutescens, X. aromatica, X. amazonica, X. benthamii, Annona ambotay, A. crassiflora, A. muricata and A...
  36. ncbi [Studies on chemical constituents of Uvaria macrophylia]
    Hai ling Zhang
    Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Peking Union Medical College, Beijing 100050, China
    Yao Xue Xue Bao 37:124-7. 2002
    To study the chemical constituents from Uvaria macrophylla Roxb. (Annonaceae).
  37. doi Hydroxyespintanol and schefflerichalcone: two new compounds from Uvaria scheffleri
    Momoyo Ichimaru
    Department of Natural Medicinal Chemistry, Kobe Pharmaceutical University, 4 19 1 Motoyamakita machi, Higashinada ku, Kobe, Japan
    J Nat Med 64:75-9. 2010
    ..investigation of the petroleum ether extract and chloroform extract of the root of Uvaria scheffleri Diels (Annonaceae) led to the isolation of two new compounds, named hydroxyespintanol (1) and schefflerichalcone (2), together ..
  38. pmc Isolation of modulators of the liver-specific organic anion-transporting polypeptides (OATPs) 1B1 and 1B3 from Rollinia emarginata Schlecht (Annonaceae)
    Megan Roth
    Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics, University of Kansas Medical Center, 3901 Rainbow Blvd, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 339:624-32. 2011
    ..isolation approach to identify such compounds from the organic extract of Rollinia emarginata Schlecht (Annonaceae)...
  39. ncbi Novel derivatives of ent-17,19-dihydroxy-16betaH-kaurane obtained by biotransformation with Verticillium lecanii
    Henriete S Vieira
    Departamento de Quimica, ICEx, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Avenida Antonio Carlos 6627, Pampulha 31270 901, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    J Agric Food Chem 50:3704-7. 2002
    ..hydroboration/oxidation of kaurenoic acid, a natural product easily isolated from plants of the genera Xylopia (Annonaceae) and Wedelia (Asteraceae)...
  40. ncbi Biogenetic relationships between Annonaceous acetogenins: squamocin is not a precursor of chamuvarinin based on a semisynthetic study
    Séverine Derbré
    Laboratoire de Pharmacognosie Associé au CNRS BioCIS, UMR 8076, Universite Paris Sud 11, Faculte de Pharmacie, 5 Rue Jean Baptiste Clement, 92296 Chatenay Malabry Cedex, France
    J Nat Prod 70:300-3. 2007
    In the course of reactivity studies on squamocin (1), a highly cytotoxic acetogenin from the plant family Annonaceae, two diastereomers, 3 and 4, of chamuvarinin (2) were synthesized...
  41. ncbi Ancient paralogy in the cpDNA trnL-F region in Annonaceae: implications for plant molecular systematics
    Michael D Pirie
    Nationaal Herbarium Nederland, Universiteit Utrecht branch, Heidelberglaan 2, 3584 CS Utrecht, Netherlands and Nationaal Herbarium Nederland, Wageningen Universiteit Branch, Generaal Foulkesweg 37, 6703 BL Wageningen, Netherlands
    Am J Bot 94:1003-16. 2007
    ..show that trnL-F sequences display a phylogenetic signal conflicting with that of other chloroplast markers in Annonaceae, and we demonstrate that this conflict results from ancient paralogy...
  42. ncbi Antimicrobial and pesticidal activity of partially purified flavonoids of Annona squamosa
    Hemlata M Kotkar
    School of Life Sciences, North Maharashtra University, PB No 80, Jalgaon, India
    Pest Manag Sci 58:33-7. 2002
    Foliar extracts of Annona squamosa (Family: Annonaceae) were screened for antimicrobial and insecticidal activity against the common microbial infestants of pulses and the stored grain pest pulse beetle, Callosobruchus chinensis (..
  43. doi Antitumor and antioxidant activity of Polyalthia longifolia stem bark ethanol extract
    Santhepete N Manjula
    Department of Pharmacology, Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal, India
    Pharm Biol 48:690-6. 2010
    In the present study, the ethanol extract of stem bark of Polyalthia longifolia Benth. and Hook (Annonaceae) was screened for its in vitro and in vivo antitumor activity. In vitro cytotoxicity of P...
  44. ncbi A convergent total synthesis of (-)-mucocin: an acetogenin from Annonaceae
    S Hoppen
    , Germany
    Chemistry 6:2382-96. 2000
    ..The new modular synthetic approach developed herein should be useful for the synthesis of other related natural products as well as pharmacologically interesting analogues...
  45. doi Tryptamine-derived alkaloids from Annonaceae exerting neurotrophin-like properties on primary dopaminergic neurons
    Fanny Schmidt
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Laboratoire de Pharmacognosie, UMR 8076 BioCIS, Faculte de Pharmacie, Universite Paris Sud 11, 5 rue J B Clément 92296 Châtenay Malabry Cedex, France
    Bioorg Med Chem 18:5103-13. 2010
    ..This study provides the first description of natural neurotrophin mimetics present in Annonaceae extracts, and led to the biological characterization of compounds, which present a potential interest in ..
  46. pmc Insights into the influence of priors in posterior mapping of discrete morphological characters: a case study in Annonaceae
    Thomas L P Couvreur
    The New York Botanical Garden, New York City, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e10473. 2010
    ..As for all Bayesian analyses specification of prior values is an integrative and important part of the analysis. He we provide an example of how alternative prior choices can seriously influence results and mislead interpretations...
  47. doi Total synthesis of (-)-cleistenolide
    Bernd Schmidt
    Institut fuer Chemie, Organische Synthesechemie, Universitaet Potsdam, Karl Liebknecht Strasse 24 25, D 14476 Golm, Germany
    J Org Chem 75:2389-94. 2010
    The first total synthesis of Cleistenolide, a novel natural product recently isolated from the Annonaceae species Cleistochlamys kirkii Oliver, is described...
  48. pmc Reassessing morphological homologies in the early-divergent angiosperm fenerivia (annonaceae) based on floral vascular anatomy: significance for interpreting putative homeotic mutations
    Bine Xue
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    PLoS ONE 8:e81923. 2013
    Fenerivia species (Annonaceae) are characterized by a prominent flange immediately below the perianth, which has been interpreted as synapomorphic for the genus...
  49. doi Volatile oil from striped African pepper (Xylopia parviflora, Annonaceae) possesses notable chemopreventive, anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial potential
    Verlaine Woguem
    Laboratory of Environmental and Applied Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, P O Box 183, Dschang, Cameroon Laboratory of Biochemistry of Medicinal Plants, Food Science and Nutrition, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, P O BOX 67, Dschang, Cameroon
    Food Chem 149:183-9. 2014
    ..7 macrophages treated with the oil, revealing a promising anti-inflammatory potential. The essential oil showed a measurable antimicrobial activity against all the species tested, while the radical scavenging activity was low. ..
  50. doi Inhibition of key enzymes linked to type 2 diabetes and sodium nitroprusside-induced lipid peroxidation in rat pancreas by water extractable phytochemicals from some tropical spices
    Stephen Adeniyi Adefegha
    Department of Biochemistry, School of Sciences, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State, Nigeria
    Pharm Biol 50:857-65. 2012
    ....
  51. ncbi Acetogenins in Annona muricata L. (annonaceae) leaves are potent molluscicides
    J De S Luna
    Departamento de Quimica Fundamental, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, 50 740 901 Recife PE, Brazil
    Nat Prod Res 20:253-7. 2006
    ..49 microg mL(-1)). Activity-guided fractionation of the extract gave rise to a sample with high molluscicidal activity that contained the acetogenins, annonacin (90%), isoannonacin (6%) and goniothalamicin (4%)...
  52. pmc HPLC Method for the Simultaneous Determination of Ten Annonaceous Acetogenins after Supercritical Fluid CO2 Extraction
    Haijun Yang
    Department of Pharmacy, College of Jiangsu Jiankang Profession, Nanjing, P R China
    Int J Biomed Sci 6:202-7. 2010
    Annonaceous acetogenins (ACGs) isolated from Annonaceae plants exhibited a broad range of biological bioactivities such as cytotoxic, antitumoral, antiparasitic, pesticidal and immunosuppresive activities...
  53. ncbi Chemical composition and anti-Trypanosoma cruzi activity of essential oils obtained from leaves of Xylopia frutescens and X. laevigata (Annonaceae)
    Thanany Brasil da Silva
    Departamento de Quimica, Universidade Federal de Sergipe, Sao Cristovao, Sergipe 49100 000, Brazil
    Nat Prod Commun 8:403-6. 2013
    ..cruzi, respectively, and were also able to reduce the percentage in vitro of T. cruzi-infected macrophages and the intracellular number of amastigotes at concentrations that were non-cytotoxic to macrophages...
  54. doi Aqueous ethanol extract of the fruit of Xylopia aethiopica (Annonaceae) exhibits anti-anaphylactic and anti-inflammatory actions in mice
    David D Obiri
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Health Sciences, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana
    J Ethnopharmacol 148:940-5. 2013
    ..Aim of the study is to evaluate the anti-anaphylactic and anti-inflammatory effects of a 70% aqueous ethanol extract of the fruits of Xylopia aethiopica...
  55. ncbi Ethnobotanical study of some Ghanaian anti-malarial plants
    Alex Asase
    Department of Botany, University of Ghana, P O Box LG 55 Legon, Ghana
    J Ethnopharmacol 99:273-9. 2005
    ..b>Annonaceae), Ozoroa insignis (Anacardiaceae), Strychnos innocua (Loganiaceae), Strychnos spinosa (Loganiaceae) and ..
  56. ncbi Annonacin, a lipophilic inhibitor of mitochondrial complex I, induces nigral and striatal neurodegeneration in rats: possible relevance for atypical parkinsonism in Guadeloupe
    Pierre Champy
    Experimental Neurology and Therapeutics, INSERM U289, Hopital de la Salpetriere, Paris, France
    J Neurochem 88:63-9. 2004
    ..Guadeloupe, epidemiological data have linked atypical parkinsonism with fruit and herbal teas from plants of the Annonaceae family, particularly Annona muricata...
  57. ncbi In vitro antileishmanial activity of acetogenins from Annonaceae
    S Raynaud-Le Grandic
    Laboratoire de Phytotechnologie, EA 2085, Faculte de Pharmacie, Université Picardie Jules Verne, 80037 Amiens, France
    Biomed Pharmacother 58:388-92. 2004
    Twelve acetogenins from Annonaceae were evaluated in vitro for their antileishmanial activities in order to search for new lead-compounds having antileishmanial properties...
  58. ncbi Atypical parkinsonism and Annonaceae consumption in New Caledonia
    Gilles Angibaud
    Mov Disord 19:603-4. 2004
  59. ncbi Semisynthesis and screening of a small library of pro-apoptotic squamocin analogues: selection and study of a benzoquinone hybrid with an improved biological profile
    Séverine Derbré
    Laboratoire de Pharmacognosie Associé au CNRS BioCIS, UMR 8076, Universite Paris Sud 11, Centre d Etudes Pharmaceutiques, 5 Rue Jean Baptiste Clement, 92296 Chatenay Malabry Cedex, France
    ChemMedChem 1:118-29. 2006
    Acetogenins of Annonaceae, including squamocin (1), exert spectacular cytotoxicity and the most potent inhibition of NADH:ubiquinone oxidoreductase known so far...
  60. ncbi Antidiabetic activity of aqueous leaf extract of Annona squamosa in streptozotocin-nicotinamide type 2 diabetic rats
    Annie Shirwaikar
    Department of Pharmacognosy, College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal 576119, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 91:171-5. 2004
    ..b>Annonaceae) has antidiabetic properties was investigated...
  61. ncbi Chemopreventive potential of Annona muricata L leaves on chemically-induced skin papillomagenesis in mice
    Sulaiman Hamizah
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 13:2533-9. 2012
    Annona muricata L (Annonaceae), commonly known as soursop has a long, rich history in herbal medicine with a lengthy recorded indigenous use. It had also been found to be a promising new anti-tumor agent in numerous in vitro studies...
  62. doi Antigenotoxic and anticytotoxic activity of Duguetia furfuracea in bacteria and mice
    C R Silva
    Laboratório de Radiobiologia e Mutagênese, Departamento de Biologia Geral, Instituto de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidade Federal de Goias, Goiania, GO, Brasil
    Genet Mol Res 12:3718-25. 2013
    ..Benth & Hook f. (1862), popularly known as "sofre-do-rim-quem-quer" and "araticum-seco", is a shrub of the Annonaceae family that grows in several regions of Brazil...
  63. ncbi An eudesmane glycoside from Fissistigma pallens
    T T Thuy
    Institute of Chemistry, Vietnamese Academy of Science and Technology, Cau Giay, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Pharmazie 61:570-1. 2006
    From Fissistigma pallens (Fin. & Gagn.) Merr. (Annonaceae), a Vietnamese folk medicinal plant, a novel eudesmane glycoside named fissispallin (1) has been isolated, besides afzelin...
  64. ncbi Purification and characterization of a lectin from Annona coriacea seeds
    Mirela B Coelho
    Departmento de Bioquimica, Instituto de Biologia, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, SP, Brazil
    Protein Pept Lett 10:165-73. 2003
    A novel lectin, denominated ACLEC, was isolated from Annona coriacea seeds, belonging to the Annonaceae family. The lectin presented one protein band in SDS-PAGE of 14 kDa...
  65. doi Chemical mimicry of insect oviposition sites: a global analysis of convergence in angiosperms
    Andreas Jürgens
    School of Life Sciences, University of KwaZulu Natal, P Bag X01 Scottsville, Pietermaritzburg, 3209, South Africa
    Ecol Lett 16:1157-67. 2013
    ..blends very similar to those emitted by carrion has evolved independently in at least five plant families (Annonaceae, Apocynaceae, Araceae, Orchidaceae and Rafflesiaceae) and characterises plants associated mainly with ..
  66. doi Annona montana fruit and leaves improve the glycemic and lipid profiles of Wistar rats
    Sandra Maria Barbalho
    Department of Biochemistry and Pharmacology, School of Medicine, University of Marilia, Marilia, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Med Food 15:917-22. 2012
    Species of the family Annonaceae has been used traditionally as a medicinal plant in tropical regions of South and North America and in Africa...
  67. doi Pollen performance, cell number, and physiological state in the early-divergent angiosperm Annona cherimola Mill. (Annonaceae) are related to environmental conditions during the final stages of pollen development
    J Lora
    Department of Subtropical Pomology, Instituto de Hortofruticultura Subtropical y Mediterránea La Mayora, IHSM la Mayora CSIC UMA, 29750, Algarrobo Costa, Malaga, Spain
    Sex Plant Reprod 25:157-67. 2012
    ....
  68. ncbi The leaf essential oils of five Vietnamese Desmos species (Annonaceae)
    Do Ngoc Dai
    Institute Ecology and Biological Resources, Viet Nam Academy of Science and Technology, Vietnam
    Nat Prod Commun 7:231-4. 2012
    ..cochinchinensis, D. penducolosus var. tonkinensis, D. chinensis and D. Dumosus) and oil with high amounts of beta-elemene, beta-caryophyllene and germacrene D (D. penduculosus)...
  69. ncbi Attraction of pollinators to atemoya (Magnoliales: Annonaceae) in Puerto Rico: a synergistic approach using multiple nitidulid lures
    David A Jenkins
    U S Department of Agriculture Agriculture Research Services Tropical Agriculture Research Station, 2200 Ave P A Campos, Ste 201, Mayaguez, PR 00680
    J Econ Entomol 106:305-10. 2013
    Atemoya, a hybrid between Annona squamosa (L.) and A. cherimola Miller (Annonaceae), has potential to be a major fruit crop in tropical and subtropical areas...
  70. doi Antitumour properties of the leaf essential oil of Xylopia frutescens Aubl. (Annonaceae)
    Rosana P C Ferraz
    Department of Physiology, Federal University of Sergipe, Sao Cristovao, Sergipe, Brazil
    Food Chem 141:196-200. 2013
    ..In the in vivo antitumour study, tumour growth inhibition rates were 31.0-37.5%. In summary, the essential oil was dominated by sesquiterpene constituents and has some interesting anticancer activity...
  71. doi Influence of seasonal variation on the phenology and liriodenine content of Annona lutescens (Annonaceae)
    Marisol Castro-Moreno
    Laboratorio de Fisiologia y Quimica Vegetal, Facultad de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidad de Ciencias y Artes de Chiapas, Libramiento Norte Poniente 1150 Colonia, Lajas Maciel C P 29039, Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas, Mexico
    J Plant Res 126:529-37. 2013
    Annona lutescens Saff. (Annonaceae) grows as a native tree in Chiapas, Mexico in Tropical Dry Forest habitat. Like most Annonaceae, it biosynthesizes benzylisoquinoline alkaloids, mostly liriodenine...
  72. doi Efficacy of Annona squamosa on wound healing in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
    Thangavel Ponrasu
    Department of Biochemistry, Central Leather Research Institute, Chennai 600020, Tamilnadu, India
    Int Wound J 9:613-23. 2012
    Annona squamosa L. (Annonaceae), commonly known as custard apple, mainly used for its edible fruit, is also recognised with numerous medicinal properties...
  73. doi Rust fungi on Annonaceae II: the genus Dasyspora Berk. & M.A. Curtis
    Ludwig Beenken
    ETH Zurich, Institute of Integrative Biology, Zurich, Switzerland
    Mycologia 104:659-81. 2012
    ..single species but can be split in 11 distinct taxa, each of which appear confined to a single Xylopia species (Annonaceae) host. Herein nine of these are described as new...
  74. pmc Identification of an annonaceous acetogenin mimetic, AA005, as an AMPK activator and autophagy inducer in colon cancer cells
    Yong Qiang Liu
    Division of Molecular Carcinogenesis and Targeted Therapy for Cancer, State Key Laboratory of Biomembrane and Membrane Biotechnology, Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 7:e47049. 2012
    ..acetogenins, a large family of naturally occurring polyketides isolated from various species of the plant genus Annonaceae, have been found to exhibit significant cytotoxicity against a variety of cancer cells...
  75. ncbi Chemical constituents and cytotoxic evaluation of essential oils from leaves of Porcelia macrocarpa (Annonaceae)
    Erica Biolcati P da Silva
    Instituto de Ciências Ambientais, Químicas e Farmacêuticas, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, 09972 270 Diadema, SP, Brazil
    Nat Prod Commun 8:277-9. 2013
    ..E. Fries (Annonaceae). The crude oils, obtained by hydrodistillation procedures, were chemically analyzed by GC/MS...
  76. doi Possible mechanisms of action of the hypotensive effect of Annona muricata (soursop) in normotensive Sprague-Dawley rats
    Chukwuemeka R Nwokocha
    Department of Basic Medical Sciences Physiology Section, The University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    Pharm Biol 50:1436-41. 2012
    Annona muricata Linn (Annonaceae) (soursop) is a food plant reported to have antihypertensive properties.
  77. doi Paeciloside A, a new antimicrobial and cytotoxic polyketide from Paecilomyces sp. strain CAFT156
    Ferdinand Mouafo Talontsi
    Institute of Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry, Georg August University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Planta Med 78:1020-3. 2012
    ..CAFT156, an endophytic fungus occurring in Enantia chlorantha Oliv (Annonaceae) leaves...
  78. doi Acute oral toxicity of Polyalthia longifolia var. pendula leaf extract in Wistar albino rats
    Sumitra Chanda
    Phytochemical, Pharmacological and Microbiological Laboratory, Department of Biosciences, Saurashtra University, Rajkot, Gujarat, India
    Pharm Biol 50:1408-15. 2012
    Polyalthia longifolia (Sonn.) Thw. var. pendula (Annonaceae), a tall evergreen tree, is cultivated all over India. The plant is used in traditional systems of medicine for the treatment of fever, skin diseases, and hypertension.
  79. doi Aristololactams and aporphines from the stems of Fissistigma oldhamii (Annonaceae)
    Yue Wei Ge
    State Key Laboratory of Natural and Biomimetic Drugs, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Peking University, Beijing 100191, China
    Phytochemistry 86:201-7. 2013
    ..one flavone and one anthraquinone were isolated from the ethanol extracts of the stems of Fissistigma oldhamii (Annonaceae). Their structures were elucidated primarily by analysis of NMR, IR, UV, MS and CD data...
  80. pmc Antimicrobial Effects of a Lipophilic Fraction and Kaurenoic Acid Isolated from the Root Bark Extracts of Annona senegalensis
    Theophine Chinwuba Okoye
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Nigeria, Enugu State, Nsukka 410001, Nigeria
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012:831327. 2012
    Root bark preparation of Annona senegalensis Pers. (Annonaceae) is used in Nigerian ethnomedicine for treatment of infectious diseases. Extraction of the A...
  81. doi Recruitment of hornbill-dispersed trees in hunted and logged forests of the Indian Eastern Himalaya
    Pia Sethi
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 W Taylor Street, M C 066, Chicago, IL 60706, USA
    Conserv Biol 23:710-8. 2009
    ..arillate fruits, are more dispersal limited than a prolifically fruiting drupaceous tree Polyalthia simiarum (Annonaceae), which has potential dispersers other than hornbills...
  82. ncbi Ecological distribution of homobaric and heterobaric leaves in tree species of Malaysian lowland tropical rainforest
    Tanaka Kenzo
    Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, Tsukuba, 305 8687, Japan
    Am J Bot 94:764-75. 2007
    ..Most understory (94%) and subcanopy (83%) species such as Annonaceae had homobaric leaves...
  83. doi Antitrypanosomal activity of polycarpol from Piptostigma preussi (Annonaceae)
    Igor Ngantchou
    Laboratory of Bio Organic and Medicinal Chemistry, Department of Organic Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, Box 812 Yaounde, Cameroon
    Fitoterapia 80:188-91. 2009
    Polycarpol, sitosterol and sitosterol-3-O-beta-D-glucoside isolated for the first time from Piptostigma preussi (Annonaceae) occur regularly in some Annonaceae such as Piptostigma genus...
  84. ncbi In vitro prostate cancer cell growth inhibition by Brazilian plant extracts
    I B Suffredini
    Laboratório de Extração, Universidade Paulista, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Pharmazie 61:722-4. 2006
    ..Activity was observed in 17 aqueous or organic extracts belonging to Annonaceae, Apocynaceae, Araceae, Capparaceae, Commelinaceae, Flacourtiaceae, Lecythidaceae, Leguminosae, Passifloraceae, ..
  85. ncbi Anti-inflammatory and cytotoxic diterpenes from formosan Polyalthia longifolia var. pendula
    Fang Rong Chang
    Graduate Institute of Natural Products, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC
    Planta Med 72:1344-7. 2006
    ..Among these compounds, 5 - 7, 10, and 24 were obtained for the first time from the family Annonaceae . The structures of the isolated compounds were determined by mass and spectroscopic analysis...
  86. ncbi Bioactive constituents from Rollinia emarginata (Annonaceae)
    Olga Alvarez Colom
    Facultad de Bioquimica, Quimica y Farmacia, Universidad Nacional de Tucuman, Ayacucho 471, Tucuman 4000, Argentina
    Nat Prod Res 21:254-9. 2007
    From an Argentine collection of the tropical tree Rollinia emarginata (Annonaceae), vomifoliol, dehydrovomifoliol, blumenol C, loliolide, 7-epiloliolide, vanillin, dihydroactinolide, as well as other common plant constituents were ..
  87. ncbi Anti-tumour clerodane-type diterpenes from Mitrephora thorelii
    Da Hai Meng
    Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China
    J Asian Nat Prod Res 9:679-84. 2007
    Bioassay-guided fractionation of the crude extract of Mitrephora thorelii (Annonaceae) led to the isolation of two clerodane-type diterpenes...
  88. pmc The chemistry, pharmacologic, and therapeutic applications of Polyalthia longifolia
    K V Katkar
    Department of Herbal, Piramal Life Sciences Limited, 1, Nirlon Complex, Off Western Express Highway, Goregaon E, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Pharmacogn Rev 4:62-8. 2010
    ..In our country, more than 2000 medicinal plants are recognized. Polyalthia longifolia cv. pendula (Annonaceae) is native to the drier regions of India and is locally known as "Ashoka" and is commonly cultivated in Pakistan ..
  89. doi Ethnopharmacological survey of Annonaceae medicinal plants used to treat malaria in four areas of Cameroon
    Nole Tsabang
    Institute of Medical Research and Medicinal Plants Studies IMPM, Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 139:171-80. 2012
    ..Within this framework, Annonaceae plants were found to be increasingly utilized and therefore, highlighting the need to document this traditional ..
  90. doi Genetic diversity of Annona crassiflora (Annonaceae) in northern Minas Gerais State
    L G Cota
    Laboratório de Bioprospecção e Recursos Genéticos, Departamento de Biologia Geral, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, Montes Claros, MG, Brasil
    Genet Mol Res 10:2172-80. 2011
    ..089). Nei's genetic identity estimates among populations revealed a hierarchical pattern of genetic similarity of form [(CA1, CA2), MC], [(GM)], corroborating the high genetic differentiation between spatially isolated populations...
  91. doi Azaphenanthrene alkaloids with antitumoral activity from Anaxagorea dolichocarpa Sprague & Sandwith (Annonaceae)
    Ana Silvia Suassuna Carneiro Lúcio
    Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Technology, Federal University of Paraiba, Joao Pessoa, PB, Brazil
    Molecules 16:7125-31. 2011
    ..Eupolauramine and sampangine show concentration-dependent antitumoral activity in leukemic cells K562 with IC(50) of 18.97 and 10.95 µg/mL, respectively...
  92. ncbi In vitro breast cancer cell lethality of Brazilian plant extracts
    I B Suffredini
    Laboratório de Extração, Universidade Paulista, Sao Paulo, SP, 01310 100, Brasil
    Pharmazie 62:798-800. 2007
    ..All extracts were tested at a dose of 100 microg/mL. Only 11 aqueous or organic extracts belonging to the Annonaceae, Apocynaceae, Araceae, Clusiaceae, Flacourtiaceae, Leguminosae, Olacaceae and Violaceae showed marked lethal ..
  93. ncbi [Analysis of styryllactones from Goniothalamus cheliensis by UPLC-Q-TOF-MS]
    Miaomiao Jiang
    Central Laboratory, Guangdong Pharmaceutical University, Guangzhou 510006, China
    Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 36:1322-6. 2011
    To analyze the styryllactone components in Goniothalamus cheliensis Hu (Annonaceae).
  94. pmc Floral development and floral phyllotaxis in Anaxagorea (Annonaceae)
    Peter K Endress
    Institute of Systematic Botany, University of Zurich, Zollikerstrasse 107, Zurich, Switzerland
    Ann Bot 108:835-45. 2011
    Background and Aims Anaxagorea is the phylogenetically basalmost genus in the large tropical Annonaceae (custard apple family) of Magnoliales, but its floral structure is unknown in many respects...
  95. ncbi Chemical composition and antioxidant, antimicrobial, and larvicidal activities of the essential oils of Annona salzmannii and A. pickelii (Annonaceae)
    Emmanoel Vilaça Costa
    Laboratório de Pesquisa em Química Orgânica de Sergipe LABORGANICS, Departamento de Quimica, Universidade Federal de Sergipe, CEP 49100 000, Sao Cristovao, Sergipe, Brazil
    Nat Prod Commun 6:907-12. 2011
    The essential oils from the leaves of Annona salzmannii and A. pickelii (Annonaceae) growing in Sergipe, northeastern region of Brazil, were obtained by hydrodistillation using a Clevenger-type apparatus, and analyzed by GC/MS and GC/FID...
  96. doi In vitro sensitivity of Plasmodium falciparum field isolates to extracts from Cameroonian Annonaceae plants
    Eugenie Aimée Madiesse Kemgne
    Laboratory of Phytobiochemistry and Medicinal Plants Study, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, P O Box 812, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Parasitol Res 110:109-17. 2012
    In a search for new plant-derived antimalarial extracts, 19 fractions were obtained from three Annonaceae species, Uvariopsis congolana (leaf, stem), Polyalthia oliveri (stem bark), and Enantia chlorantha (stem, stem bark) with yields ..
  97. ncbi Geographic isolates of atypical Parkinsonism and tauopathy in the tropics: possible synergy of neurotoxins
    Dominique Caparros-Lefebvre
    Centre Hospitalier de Valenciennes, Val d Escaut, Valenciennes, France
    Mov Disord 21:1769-71. 2006
    ..The exposure to annonaceae acetogenins and/or rotenone has been documented in four of these places, and experimental studies in animals ..
  98. ncbi Possible relation of atypical parkinsonism in the French West Indies with consumption of tropical plants: a case-control study. Caribbean Parkinsonism Study Group
    D Caparros-Lefebvre
    Department of Neurology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, des Antilles et de la Guyane, Pointe a Pitre, Guadeloupe, French West Indies
    Lancet 354:281-6. 1999
    ..disorders in Guadeloupe and to investigate a postulated link with consumption of herbal tea and fruits from the Annonaceae family (Annona muricata and Annona squamosa), which contain neurotoxic benzyltetrahydroisoquinoline alkaloids.
  99. ncbi Bisbenzylisoquinoline alkaloids from Guatteria boliviana (Annonaceae)
    V Mahiou
    Laboratoire de Pharmacognosie, Faculte de Pharmacie, Université de la Mediterranee de, Aix Marseille II, France
    Phytochemistry 54:709-16. 2000
    ..alkaloids, five new bisbenzylisoquinoline derivatives were isolated from the stem bark of Guatteria boliviana (Annonaceae), puertogalines-A 1 and -B 2, (+)-guatteboline 3, philogaline 4 and (-)-antioquine 5...
  100. ncbi Foliar flavonoids of Annonaceae from Brazil: taxonomic significance
    D Y Santos
    Institute of Biosciences, University of Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Phytochemistry 55:567-73. 2000
    Foliar flavonoids of 31 species of the Annonaceae native to Brazil, amounting to 76 compounds, were isolated and identified...
  101. ncbi Phytochemical and antimicrobial properties of constituents of "Ogwu Odenigbo", a popular Nigerian herbal medicine for typhoid fever
    G C Ebi
    Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
    Phytother Res 15:73-5. 2001
    ..traditional herbal medicine for typhoid fever prepared from the stem bark of Cleistropholis patens Benth, (Annonaceae), was separated into 13 semi-characterized constituents by preparatory TLC...

Research Grants7

  1. Molecular Targets of Novel Antifungal Compounds
    Ameeta Agarwal; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This work will provide a starting point in the development of new antifungal therapies. ..