Magnolia

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Alias: Alcimandra, Aromadendron

Top Publications

  1. ncbi [Inhibitory effects of natural plant extracts on Verticillium albo-atrum]
    Shuhong Zhang
    College of Horticulture, Shenyang Agricultural University, Shenyang 110161, China
    Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao 17:1137-40. 2006
  2. ncbi The role of natural products in the discovery of new drug candidates for the treatment of neurodegenerative disorders II: Alzheimer's disease
    Miguel Divino da Rocha
    LFQM Laboratório de Fitoquímica e Química Medicinal, Instituto de Ciencias Exatas, Universidade Federal de Alfenas UNIFAL MG, 37130 000, Alfenas, MG, Brazil
    CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets 10:251-70. 2011
  3. ncbi Honokiol and magnolol increase the number of [3H] muscimol binding sites three-fold in rat forebrain membranes in vitro using a filtration assay, by allosterically increasing the affinities of low-affinity sites
    R F Squires
    Center for Neurochemistry, The Nathan Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research Orangeburg, NY 10962, USA
    Neurochem Res 24:1593-602. 1999
  4. ncbi Formulations of dietary supplements and herbal extracts for relaxation and anxiolytic action: Relarian
    Benjamin S Weeks
    Department of Biology, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY 11530, USA
    Med Sci Monit 15:RA256-62. 2009
  5. doi Mapping urban forest tree species using IKONOS imagery: preliminary results
    Ruiliang Pu
    Department of Geography, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, 33620, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 172:199-214. 2011
  6. ncbi Effect of wood hardness and secondary compounds on feeding preference of Odontotermes formosanus (Isoptera: Termitidae)
    Boris Dodji Kasseney
    Ministry of Agriculture Key Laboratory of Molecular Biology of Crop Pathogens and Insects, Institute of Insect Sciences, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang 310029, China
    J Econ Entomol 104:862-7. 2011
  7. ncbi [Application of dannang recipe no. 2 in the perioperative stage of laparoscopic cholecystectomy]
    Lin Xu
    General Surgery Department, Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital of Xiamen City, Fujian
    Zhongguo Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Za Zhi 28:1090-2. 2008
  8. ncbi Expression of floral MADS-box genes in basal angiosperms: implications for the evolution of floral regulators
    Sangtae Kim
    Department of Botany, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Plant J 43:724-44. 2005
  9. ncbi Phytophthora morindae, a new species causing black flag disease on noni (Morinda citrifolia L) in Hawaii
    Scot C Nelson
    University of Hawaii at Manoa, College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, Department of Plant and Environmental Protection Sciences, Cooperative Extension Service, 875 Komohana Street, Hilo, Hawaii 96720, USA
    Mycologia 102:122-34. 2010
  10. doi Effects of food and gender on the pharmacokinetics of rhein and emodin in rats after oral dosing with Da-Cheng-Qi decoction
    HanLin Gong
    Department of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan Province, People s Republic of China
    Phytother Res 25:74-80. 2011

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Publications157 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi [Inhibitory effects of natural plant extracts on Verticillium albo-atrum]
    Shuhong Zhang
    College of Horticulture, Shenyang Agricultural University, Shenyang 110161, China
    Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao 17:1137-40. 2006
    ..with an inhibitory rate more than 50%, among which, the inhibitory rate of Asarum sieboldii, Coptis chinensis, Magnolia officinalis, Acacia catechu, Sophora flavescens, Glycyrrhiza uralensis, Cnidium monnieri, Platycodon grandiflorum ..
  2. ncbi The role of natural products in the discovery of new drug candidates for the treatment of neurodegenerative disorders II: Alzheimer's disease
    Miguel Divino da Rocha
    LFQM Laboratório de Fitoquímica e Química Medicinal, Instituto de Ciencias Exatas, Universidade Federal de Alfenas UNIFAL MG, 37130 000, Alfenas, MG, Brazil
    CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets 10:251-70. 2011
    ..Centella asiatica, Curcuma longa, Ginkgo biloba, Huperzia serrata, Lycoris radiate, Galanthus nivalis, Magnolia officinalis, Polygala tenuifolia, Salvia lavandulaefolia, Salvia miltiorrhiza, Coptis chinensis, Crocus sativus, ..
  3. ncbi Honokiol and magnolol increase the number of [3H] muscimol binding sites three-fold in rat forebrain membranes in vitro using a filtration assay, by allosterically increasing the affinities of low-affinity sites
    R F Squires
    Center for Neurochemistry, The Nathan Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research Orangeburg, NY 10962, USA
    Neurochem Res 24:1593-602. 1999
    1. The bark of the root and stem of various Magnolia species has been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine to treat a variety of disorders including anxiety and nervous disturbances...
  4. ncbi Formulations of dietary supplements and herbal extracts for relaxation and anxiolytic action: Relarian
    Benjamin S Weeks
    Department of Biology, Adelphi University, Garden City, NY 11530, USA
    Med Sci Monit 15:RA256-62. 2009
    ..Further, extracts of Magnolia and Phellondendron bark are mild sedatives...
  5. doi Mapping urban forest tree species using IKONOS imagery: preliminary results
    Ruiliang Pu
    Department of Geography, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, 33620, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 172:199-214. 2011
    ..consist of sand live oak (Quercus geminata), laurel oak (Quercus laurifolia), live oak (Quercus virginiana), magnolia (Magnolia grandiflora), pine (species group), palm (species group), camphor (Cinnamomum camphora), and red maple (..
  6. ncbi Effect of wood hardness and secondary compounds on feeding preference of Odontotermes formosanus (Isoptera: Termitidae)
    Boris Dodji Kasseney
    Ministry of Agriculture Key Laboratory of Molecular Biology of Crop Pathogens and Insects, Institute of Insect Sciences, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang 310029, China
    J Econ Entomol 104:862-7. 2011
    ..Feeding preference was influenced by wood species and bait type. For solid wood, Magnolia denudata Desr (75%) and Elaeocarpus glabripetalus Merr (41%) were most preferred; for crude flour, E...
  7. ncbi [Application of dannang recipe no. 2 in the perioperative stage of laparoscopic cholecystectomy]
    Lin Xu
    General Surgery Department, Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital of Xiamen City, Fujian
    Zhongguo Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Za Zhi 28:1090-2. 2008
    ..To explore the significance of application of Dannang Recipe No. 2 (DNR2), a Chinese herbal preparation, in the perioperative period of laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC)...
  8. ncbi Expression of floral MADS-box genes in basal angiosperms: implications for the evolution of floral regulators
    Sangtae Kim
    Department of Botany, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Plant J 43:724-44. 2005
    ..and Illicium (Austrobaileyales), the successive sister groups to all other extant angiosperms, plus Magnolia and Asimina, members of the large magnoliid clade...
  9. ncbi Phytophthora morindae, a new species causing black flag disease on noni (Morinda citrifolia L) in Hawaii
    Scot C Nelson
    University of Hawaii at Manoa, College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, Department of Plant and Environmental Protection Sciences, Cooperative Extension Service, 875 Komohana Street, Hilo, Hawaii 96720, USA
    Mycologia 102:122-34. 2010
    ..lesions on forest trees (beech, Fagus sylvatica) and foliar necrosis of ornamentals (rhododendron, pieris and magnolia) in the UK, and isolated in New Zealand from necrotic cherimoya shoots and fruits and soil...
  10. doi Effects of food and gender on the pharmacokinetics of rhein and emodin in rats after oral dosing with Da-Cheng-Qi decoction
    HanLin Gong
    Department of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan Province, People s Republic of China
    Phytother Res 25:74-80. 2011
    ..used to treat digestive diseases, is composed of dahuang (Rheum officinale Baill, Polygonaceae), houpu (Magnolia officinalis Rehd., Magnoliaceae), zhishi (Citrus aurantium L, Rutaceae) and mangxiao (sodium sulphate)...
  11. doi Annual and seasonal variation in the phyllosphere bacterial community associated with leaves of the southern Magnolia (Magnolia grandiflora)
    Colin R Jackson
    Department of Biology, Shoemaker Hall, The University of Mississippi, University, MS 38677, USA
    Microb Ecol 61:113-22. 2011
    ..We sampled replicate leaves from a single magnolia (Magnolia grandiflora) tree in the winter of three consecutive years (2007-2009) as well as during four seasons ..
  12. ncbi KIOM-79 inhibits LPS-induced iNOS gene expression by blocking NF-kappaB/Rel and p38 kinase activation in murine macrophages
    Young Jin Jeon
    College of Medicine, Chosun University, 375 Susukdong, Kwangju 501 709, Republic of Korea
    J Ethnopharmacol 108:38-45. 2006
    We demonstrate that KIOM-79, combined extracts obtained from Magnolia officinalis, Pueraria lobata, Glycyrrhiza uralensis, and Euphorbia pekinensis, inhibits LPS-induced expression of iNOS gene in RAW 264.7 cells. Treatment of RAW 264...
  13. ncbi KIOM-79 inhibits high glucose or AGEs-induced VEGF expression in human retinal pigment epithelial cells
    Young Sook Kim
    Department of Herbal Pharmaceutical Development, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, 461 24 Jeonmin dong, Yuseng gu, Daejeon 305 811, Republic of Korea
    J Ethnopharmacol 112:166-72. 2007
    We evaluated whether KIOM-79, a mixture of extracts obtained from Puerariae lobata, Magnolia officinalis, Glycyrrhiza uralensis and Euphorbia pekinensis, could inhibit vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) expression in human retinal ..
  14. doi Effect of a sugar-free chewing gum containing magnolia bark extract on different variables related to caries and gingivitis: a randomized controlled intervention trial
    G Campus
    Dental Institutet, University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy
    Caries Res 45:393-9. 2011
    The effect of magnolia bark extract (MBE) on different variables related to caries and gingivitis administered daily through a sugar-free chewing gum was evaluated...
  15. doi Interactions of Magnolia and Ziziphus extracts with selected central nervous system receptors
    Uwe Koetter
    Dr Koetter Consulting, Kirchhalde 19, Uttwil 8592, Switzerland
    J Ethnopharmacol 124:421-5. 2009
    b>Magnolia officinalis Rehder and Wilson [Magnoliaceae] bark and Ziziphus spinosa (Buhge) Hu ex. Chen. [Fam. Rhamnaceae] seed have a history of use in traditional Asian medicine for mild anxiety, nervousness and sleep-related problems.
  16. doi Dibenzocyclooctadiene lignans from Magnolia and Talauma (Magnoliaceae): their absolute configuration ascertained by circular dichroism and X-ray crystallography and re-evaluation of previously published pyramidatin structures
    Wolfgang Schühly
    Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Pharmacognosy, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Phytochemistry 71:1787-95. 2010
    ..with Machilin G, were isolated from the dichloromethane extracts of aerial material of Talauma gloriensis, Magnolia fraseri, and Magnolia pyramidata (Magnoliaceae)...
  17. ncbi The sequence of the largest subunit of RNA polymerase II is a useful marker for inferring seed plant phylogeny
    Jennifer Nickerson
    Departement de Biologie, Université d Ottawa, 30 Marie Curie, Ottawa, Ont, Canada K1N 6N5
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 31:403-15. 2004
    ..angiosperms are a clade comprising Amborella as a sister group to all other angiosperms, followed by Nymphaea, Magnolia, Arabidopsis, and a monocot clade containing maize and rice...
  18. ncbi A pilot study of banxia houpu tang, a traditional Chinese medicine, for reducing pneumonia risk in older adults with dementia
    Koh Iwasaki
    Center for Asian Traditional Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:2035-40. 2007
    To evaluate whether the traditional Chinese herbal medicine banxia houpu tang (BHT, formula magnolia et pinelliae) prevents aspiration pneumonia and pneumonia-related mortality in elderly people.
  19. ncbi Multiform biosynthetic pathway of syringyl lignin in angiosperms
    Kazuchika Yamauchi
    Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya 464 8601, Japan
    Planta 216:496-501. 2003
    ..oleander ( Nerium indicum Mill.), magnolia ( Magnolia kobus DC.) and Arabidopsis thaliana (L.) Heynh...
  20. ncbi Compressed mints and chewing gum containing magnolia bark extract are effective against bacteria responsible for oral malodor
    Michael Greenberg
    Wm Wrigley Jr Company, 1132 West Blackhawk Street, Chicago, Illinois 60622, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 55:9465-9. 2007
    ..In this study, magnolia bark extract (MBE) and its two main components, magnolol and honokiol, were evaluated by the minimum inhibition ..
  21. ncbi Antiallergic action of Magnolia officinalis on immediate hypersensitivity reaction
    T Y Shin
    College of Pharmacy, Woosuk University, Chonju, Chonbuk, Korea
    Arch Pharm Res 24:249-55. 2001
    We studied the effect of aqueous extract of Magnolia officinalis bark (Magnoliaceae) (MOAE) on the immediate hypersensitivity reaction. MOAE (0.01 to 1 g/kg) dose-dependently inhibited compound 48/80 induced systemic anaphylaxis in rats...
  22. ncbi Intraspecific sequence variation of chloroplast DNA among the component species of deciduous broad-leaved forests in Japan
    Takaya Iwasaki
    Makino Herbarium, Tokyo Metropolitan University, 1 1 Minami Osawa, Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan
    J Plant Res 119:539-52. 2006
    ..00083), C. laxiflora (pi=0.00221), Magnolia obovata (pi=0.00134), Lindera triloba (pi=0.00255), L. obtusiloba (pi=0.00289), Pourthiaea villosa var...
  23. ncbi [Repellent and antifeedant effect of secondary metabolites of non-host plants on Plutella xylostella]
    Hui Wei
    Institute of Plant Protection, Fujian Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Fuzhou 350013, China
    Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao 15:473-6. 2004
    ..Exts) of Bauhinia variegata, Eucalyptus tereticornis, Euphorbia hirta, Duranta repens, Zanthoxylum bungeanum, Magnolia grandiflora, and Nicotiana tabacum were applied respectively, the oviposition repellent rates were all over 80...
  24. ncbi The use of long-chain plant polyprenols as a means to modify the biological properties of new biodegradable polyurethane scaffolds for tissue engineering. A pilot study
    Krystyna Walinska
    Department of Biology, Institute of Biotechnology and Environmental Sciences, University of Zielona Gora, ul prof Z Szafrana 1, Zielona Gora 65 516, Poland
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 19:129-35. 2008
    ..The polyprenol was isolated from leaves of Magnolia cobus and was a mixture of prenol-10 and prenol-11...
  25. doi Induction of heme oxygenase-1 by plant extract KIOM-79 via Akt pathway and NF-E2 related factor 2 in pancreatic beta-cells
    Kyoung Ah Kang
    College of Medicine, Cheju National University, Jeju Si, Korea
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 71:1392-9. 2008
    ..A mixture of plant extracts (KIOM-79) was obtained from Magnolia officinalis, Pueraria lobata, Glycyrrhiza uralensis, and Euphorbia pekinensis...
  26. doi Evaluation of sticky ovitraps for the surveillance of Aedes (Stegomyia) albopictus (Skuse) and the screening of oviposition attractants from organic infusions
    L Y Zhang
    Institute of Insect Resources, Huazhong Agricultural University, 1 Shizishan Road, Hongshang District, Wuhan, 430070, China
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 102:399-407. 2008
    ..for infusions made from the leaves of the camphorwood tree, box, green bristle grass, Bermuda grass, lotus magnolia or bamboo. In terms of the attractancy of the sticky ovitraps to female Ae...
  27. ncbi The outer integument and funicular outgrowth complex in the ovule of Magnolia grandiflora (Magnoliaceae)
    Toshihiro Yamada
    Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Science, University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    J Plant Res 116:189-98. 2003
    The development of the outer integument and funicular outgrowth in the ovule of Magnolia grandiflora was examined by microtomy and scanning electron microscopy to reveal the morphology and evolution of the outer integument, a novel ..
  28. ncbi Antidepressant-like effects of the mixture of honokiol and magnolol from the barks of Magnolia officinalis in stressed rodents
    Qun Xu
    State Key Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Institute of Functional Biomolecules, School of Life Sciences, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210093, PR China
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 32:715-25. 2008
    Honokiol and magnolol are the main constituents simultaneously identified in the barks of Magnolia officinalis, which have been used in traditional Chinese medicine to treat a variety of mental disorders including depression...
  29. doi [Volatile oil of Magnolia biondii inhibits expressions of P-selectin protein in serum and renal tissue of rats with diabetic nephropathy]
    Xue Peng Sun
    Department of Nephrology, The 6th People s Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai 200233, China
    Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao 6:524-9. 2008
    To investigate the protection mechanism of volatile oil of Magnolia biondii Pamp...
  30. ncbi Magnolol protects against cerebral ischaemic injury of rat heatstroke
    C P Chang
    Institute of Physiology, National Yang Ming University, School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol 30:387-92. 2003
    1. Free radicals mediate cerebral ischaemic injury associated with heatstroke. Magnolol, an active component of Magnolia officinalis, is 1000-fold more potent than alpha-tocopherol in inhibiting lipid peroxidation in rat mitochondria...
  31. ncbi Physiological characterization of spoilage strains of Zygosaccharomyces bailii and Zygosaccharomyces rouxii isolated from high sugar environments
    Patricia Martorell
    Departamento de Biotecnologia, Instituto de Agroquimica y Tecnologia de Alimentos CSIC, P O Box 73, E 46100 Burjassot, Valencia, Spain
    Int J Food Microbiol 114:234-42. 2007
    ..bailii strains were abnormally able to grow at 37 degrees C. In all strains other than C. magnolia and C. halophila, cells were able to adapt to high levels of sugar...
  32. ncbi Growth stress controls negative gravitropism in woody plant stems
    Hiroyuki Yamamoto
    School of Bio Agricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Chikusa, Nagoya 464 8601, Japan
    Planta 216:280-92. 2002
    ..Simulations of observed tree branch morphology of Magnolia kobus DC., Juniperus chinensis L., Abies saccharinensis Fr. Schum., and Prunus spachiana Kitamura f. spachiana cv...
  33. ncbi Cytoprotective effects of KIOM-79 on streptozotocin induced cell damage by inhibiting ERK and AP-1
    Kyoung Ah Kang
    Department of Biochemistry, College of Medicine and Applied Radiological Science Research Institute, Cheju National University, Jeju Si, Korea
    Biol Pharm Bull 30:852-8. 2007
    ..investigated the potential cytoprotective properties of a combination of plant extracts (KIOM-79) obtained from Magnolia officinalis, Pueraria lobata, Glycyrrhiza uralensis, and Euphorbia pekinensis, against the oxidative stresses ..
  34. doi Antidepressant-like synergism of extracts from magnolia bark and ginger rhizome alone and in combination in mice
    Li Tao Yi
    State Key Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, School of Life Sciences, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210093, PR China
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 33:616-24. 2009
    b>Magnolia bark and ginger rhizome is a drug pair in many prescriptions for treatment of mental disorders in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM)...
  35. doi Combined administration of the mixture of honokiol and magnolol and ginger oil evokes antidepressant-like synergism in rats
    Li Qin Qiang
    State Key Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, School of Life Sciences, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210093, People s Republic of China
    Arch Pharm Res 32:1281-92. 2009
    b>Magnolia bark combined with ginger rhizome is a common drug pair in traditional Chinese prescriptions for the treatment of depression...
  36. ncbi Honokiol causes G0-G1 phase cell cycle arrest in human prostate cancer cells in association with suppression of retinoblastoma protein level/phosphorylation and inhibition of E2F1 transcriptional activity
    Eun Ryeong Hahm
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Mol Cancer Ther 6:2686-95. 2007
    ..to gain insights into the mechanism of cell cycle arrest caused by honokiol, a constituent of oriental herb Magnolia officinalis...
  37. ncbi Medicinal agents in the metabolic syndrome
    G Banos
    Department of Biochemistry, National Institute of Cardiology Ignacio Chavez, Juan Badiano 1 Tlalpan México D F 14080 México
    Cardiovasc Hematol Agents Med Chem 6:237-52. 2008
    ..fish oils) or Vegetal: for example Digitalis pupurea, century-old cardiovascular medication as well as Magnolia officinalis; Spirulina maxima with beneficial effects as antioxidant and lipid-lowering agent, among others...
  38. ncbi Covariance of preference and performance on normal and novel hosts in a locally monophagous and locally polyphagous butterfly population
    J L Bossart
    Department of Biology, The College of New Jersey, PO Box 7718, Ewing, NJ 08628 0718, USA
    Oecologia 135:477-86. 2003
    ..e., Liriodendron tulipifera and Magnolia virginiana) and a split-brood design to quantify relative performance of their progeny on each host...
  39. pmc Using a limited mapping strategy to identify major QTLs for resistance to grapevine powdery mildew (Erysiphe necator) and their use in marker-assisted breeding
    S Riaz
    Department of Viticulture and Enology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Theor Appl Genet 122:1059-73. 2011
    ..Three populations derived their resistance from Muscadinia rotundifolia 'Magnolia'...
  40. ncbi Obovatols, new chitin synthase 2 inhibitors of Saccharomyces cerevisiae from Magnolia obovata
    Eui Il Hwang
    Antibiotics Research Laboratory, Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, PO Box 115, Yusung, Taejon 305 333, Korea
    J Antimicrob Chemother 49:95-101. 2002
    ..we have isolated a new type of chitin synthase 2 inhibitor, obovatol, which has a biphenol skeleton, from Magnolia obovata. Obovatol inhibited chitin synthase 2 activity of Saccharomyces cerevisiae with an IC(50) of 38 microM...
  41. ncbi Alkaloid and phenolic compounds of Galanthus caucasicus, Magnolia obovata, Cocculus laurifolius, and Veratrum lobelianum grown in Georgia
    Dali M Tsakadze
    Department of Chemistry, Iv Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Chavchavadze, Tbilisi, GA, USA
    Mol Divers 9:41-4. 2005
    A collection of plants from the country of Georgia (Galanthus caucasicus, Magnolia obovata, Cocculus laurifolius, and Veratrum lobelianum) has been studied for their alkaloid content...
  42. ncbi Leaf phenology in relation to canopy closure in southern Appalachian trees
    Omar R Lopez
    Department of Botany, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706 USA
    Am J Bot 95:1395-407. 2008
    ..g., Aesculus flava, Carpinus caroliniana) broke bud an average of 24 d before late leafers (e.g., Magnolia fraseri, Nyssa sylvatica)...
  43. doi Liquid chromatography-atmospheric pressure chemical ionization tandem mass spectrometry for the simultaneous determination of dimethoxyaschantin, dimethylliroresinol, dimethylpinoresinol, epimagnolin A, fargesin and magnolin in rat plasma
    Ji Hyun Jeong
    National Research Laboratory for Drug Metabolism and Bioanalysis, College of Pharmacy, Wonkwang University, Iksan 570 749, Korea
    Biomed Chromatogr 25:879-89. 2011
    ..dimethylpinoresinol, epimagnolin A, fargesin and magnolin, the pharmacologically active ingredients of Magnolia fargesii in rat plasma...
  44. doi Inhibition of urease by extracts derived from 15 Chinese medicinal herbs
    Da Hua Shi
    School of Chemical Engineering, Huaihai Institute of Technology, Lianyungang, People s Republic of China
    Pharm Biol 49:752-5. 2011
    ..In China, a variety of Chinese medicinal herbs have been prescribed to attenuate or eradicate gastritis-like disorders. However, little is known about the urease inhibition of Chinese medicinal herbs...
  45. ncbi Costunolide-induced apoptosis in human leukemia cells: involvement of c-jun N-terminal kinase activation
    Jung Hye Choi
    Department of Oriental Pharmaceutical Science, College of Pharmacy, Kyung Hee University, Hoegi dong, Seoul 130 701, Republic of Korea
    Biol Pharm Bull 32:1803-8. 2009
    The authors previously reported that costunolide, an active compound isolated from the stem bark of Magnolia sieboldii, induced apoptosis via reactive oxygen species (ROS) and Bcl-2-dependent mitochondrial permeability transition in human ..
  46. ncbi Honokiol increases ABCA1 expression level by activating retinoid X receptor beta
    Cha Gyun Jung
    Department of Alzheimer s Disease Research, Research Institute, National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology, Obu, Aichi 474 8522, Japan
    Biol Pharm Bull 33:1105-11. 2010
    ..Using this system, we identified honokiol, a compound extracted from Magnolia officinalis, as an activator of the ABCA1 promoter...
  47. ncbi Effects of the extract of the bark of Magnolia obovata and its biphenolic constituents magnolol and honokiol on histamine release from peritoneal mast cells in rats
    Y Ikarashi
    Department of Neuropsychopharmacology Tsumura, Gunma University School of Medicine, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan
    Planta Med 67:709-13. 2001
    ..This effect may be due mainly to the extract of the bark of Magnolia obovata (M. obovata), a constituent herb of saiboku-to...
  48. doi Orthogonal array design for antidepressant compatibility of polysaccharides from Banxia-Houpu decoction, a traditional Chinese herb prescription in the mouse models of depression
    Li Tao Yi
    State Key Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China
    Arch Pharm Res 32:1417-23. 2009
    ..of five herb polysaccharide fractions from Banxia-Houpu decoction, composed of rhizome pinelliae (PRP), magnolia bark (PMB), poria (PPO), ginger rhizome (PGR) and folium perillae (PFP) by a L(16)(2(5)) orthogonal array design ..
  49. doi Identification of a naturally occurring rexinoid, honokiol, that activates the retinoid X receptor
    Hitoshi Kotani
    Laboratory of Medicinal Resources, School of Pharmacy, Aichi Gakuin University, 1 100 Kusumoto cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya 464 8650, Japan
    J Nat Prod 73:1332-6. 2010
    ..of 86 crude drugs for retinoid X receptor (RXR) ligands demonstrated that the methanol extract of the bark of Magnolia obovata markedly activated the transcriptional activity of RXRalpha in luciferase reporter assays...
  50. doi Complete chloroplast genome sequence of Magnolia kwangsiensis (Magnoliaceae): implication for DNA barcoding and population genetics
    Dai Yong Kuang
    Shenzhen Fairy Lake Botanical Garden, Guangdong, P R China
    Genome 54:663-73. 2011
    ..The plastome of Magnolia kwangsiensis Figlar & Noot...
  51. ncbi [Quality assessment for Coptis chinensis planted with ecological techniques]
    Li Qun Wang
    New Drugs Research and Development Center, Hubei Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Wuhan 430074, China
    Zhongguo Yi Xue Ke Xue Yuan Xue Bao 26:608-10. 2004
    ..To evaluate the quality difference between Coptis chinensis planted with ecological techniques and shelf planted Coptis chinensis...
  52. ncbi Chloroplast DNA sequence from a miocene Magnolia species
    E M Golenberg
    Department of Botany and Plant Sciences, University of California, Riverside 92521
    Nature 344:656-8. 1990
    ..the amplification of an 820-base pair (bp) DNA fragment from the chloroplast gene rbcL from a fossil of the genus Magnolia, and its subsequent sequencing...
  53. ncbi Anxiolytic-like effects of obovatol isolated from Magnolia obovata: involvement of GABA/benzodiazepine receptors complex
    Jeong Ju Seo
    College of Pharmacy, Chungbuk National University, Cheongju, 361 763, South Korea
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 31:1363-9. 2007
    This experiment was performed to investigate whether obovatol isolated from the leaves of Magnolia obovata has anxiolytic-like effects through GABA-benzodiazepine-receptors Cl(-) channel activation...
  54. doi Honokiol, a phytochemical from Magnolia spp., inhibits breast cancer cell migration by targeting nitric oxide and cyclooxygenase-2
    Tripti Singh
    Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Int J Oncol 38:769-76. 2011
    In the present study, we report the effects of honokiol, a phytochemical from Magnolia spp., on cancer cell migration capacity and the molecular mechanisms underlying these effects using breast cancer cell lines as an in vitro model...
  55. ncbi Effects of pollen shortage and self-pollination on seed production of an endangered tree, Magnolia stellata
    Kimiko Hirayama
    Kansai Research Center, Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, Momoyama, Fushimi, Kyoto 612 0855, Japan
    Ann Bot 95:1009-15. 2005
    ..of pollen shortage and self-pollination on seed production were quantitatively examined in the natural pollination of an insect-pollinated, dichogamous, endangered tree, Magnolia stellata, which has a large, showy floral display.
  56. pmc Giant flowers of Southern magnolia are hydrated by the xylem
    Taylor S Feild
    Department of Ecology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee 37919, USA
    Plant Physiol 150:1587-97. 2009
    ..We demonstrate that the water balance of Southern magnolia (Magnolia grandiflora) flowers is regulated in a manner opposite from that of previously examined flowers...
  57. pmc Protective effect of the ethanol extract of Magnolia officinalis and 4-O-methylhonokiol on scopolamine-induced memory impairment and the inhibition of acetylcholinesterase activity
    Yong Kyung Lee
    College of Pharmacy, Chungbuk National University, 12, Gaesin dong, Heungduk gu, Cheongju, Chungbuk, 361 763, Korea
    J Nat Med 63:274-82. 2009
    Magnolol, honokiol, and obovatol are well-known bioactive constituents of the bark of Magnolia officinalis and have been used as traditional Chinese medicines for the treatment of neurosis, anxiety, and stroke...
  58. ncbi Magnolol and honokiol: inhibitors against mouse passive cutaneous anaphylaxis reaction and scratching behaviors
    Sang Jun Han
    Department of Life and Nanopharmaceutical Sciences and Department of Pharmaceutical Science, Kyung Hee University, 1 Hoegi, Dongdaemun ku, Seoul, Korea
    Biol Pharm Bull 30:2201-3. 2007
    The antiallergic effects of magnolol and honokiol, isolated from the bark of Magnolia obovata (family Magnoliaceae), were investigated both in vitro and in vivo...
  59. doi Apoptosis induced by Magnolia Grandiflora extract in chlorambucil-resistant B-chronic lymphocytic leukemia cells
    Gustavo Horacio Marin
    Department of Pharmacology and Clinical, Faculty of Medical Sciences, National University of La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Cancer Res Ther 6:463-5. 2010
    ..New pharmacological properties can be obtained from a great diversity botanical species. Among these products, Magnolia Grandiflora receives our attention since it mainly contains Honokiol which had demonstrated effect against B-CLL ..
  60. doi Genetic variation and conservation assessment of Chinese populations of Magnolia cathcartii (Magnoliaceae), a rare evergreen tree from the South-Central China hotspot in the Eastern Himalayas
    Xue Mei Zhang
    Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, Yunnan 650204, China
    J Plant Res 123:321-31. 2010
    Nine natural populations of the rare evergreen tree Magnolia cathcartii (Magnoliaceae) were sampled across its natural range, and amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP) markers were used to assess genetic variation within and among ..
  61. doi Rapid biological synthesis of silver nanoparticles using plant leaf extracts
    Jae Yong Song
    Department of Chemical Engineering, Chungbuk National University, Cheongju, Chungbuk, Republic of Korea
    Bioprocess Biosyst Eng 32:79-84. 2009
    Five plant leaf extracts (Pine, Persimmon, Ginkgo, Magnolia and Platanus) were used and compared for their extracellular synthesis of metallic silver nanoparticles...
  62. ncbi [Seed germinating characteristics of endangered plant Magnolia officinalis]
    Xiao Shu
    Research Institute of Subtropical Forestry, Chinese Academy of Forestry, Fuyang 311400, China
    Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 35:419-22. 2010
    To find out the optimal condition for the germination and cultivation condition on Magnolia officinalis, and offer the basis for standardized culture of M. officinalis.
  63. pmc Effect of a proprietary Magnolia and Phellodendron extract on stress levels in healthy women: a pilot, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial
    Douglas S Kalman
    Director, Nutrition, Miami Research Associates, Miami, FL, USA
    Nutr J 7:11. 2008
    ..This study measured the effects of a proprietary blend of extracts of Magnolia officinalis and Phellodendron amurense (Relora) on anxiety, stress and sleep in healthy premenopausal women.
  64. doi 5-lipoxygenase-inhibitory constituents from Schizandra fructus and Magnolia flos
    Hyun Lim
    College of Pharmacy, Kangwon National University, Chunchon, Korea
    Phytother Res 23:1489-92. 2009
    In order to establish the antiallergic properties of Schisandra fructus and Magnolia flos, several compounds isolated from these plants were tested for 5-lipoxygenase (5-LOX) inhibitory activity in vitro, for the first time...
  65. doi Neolignans from the fruits of Magnolia obovata and their inhibition effect on NO production in LPS-induced RAW 264.7 cells
    Kyeong Hwa Seo
    Graduate School of Biotechnology and Department of Oriental Medicinal Materials and Processing, Kyung Hee University, Yongin, Republic of Korea
    Planta Med 79:1335-40. 2013
    ..2), isomagnolol (3), obovatol (4), obovatal (5), and obovaaldehyde (8), were isolated from the fruits of Magnolia obovata using silica gel and ODS column chromatography...
  66. doi Suppressive effects of fructus of Magnolia denudata on IL-4 and IL-13 expression in T cells
    Mirim Jin
    College of Korean Medicine, Daejeon University, Daejeon, 300 716, Republic of Korea
    In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim 49:805-14. 2013
    b>Magnolia species have been used for the treatment of allergic diseases in Asia as folk medicine; however, the cellular and molecular mechanisms of its anti-allergic effects have rarely been investigated...
  67. ncbi Magnolol-induced apoptosis in HCT-116 colon cancer cells is associated with the AMP-activated protein kinase signaling pathway
    Jun Beom Park
    Department of Surgery, Chungnam National University Hospital, and Department of Surgery and Cancer Research Institute, Chungnam National University College of Medicine, Daejeon, Korea
    Biol Pharm Bull 35:1614-20. 2012
    ..Magnolol, a hydroxylated biphenyl compound present in Magnolia officinalis, exerts anticancer potential and low toxicity...
  68. ncbi [Metabolic engineering of wild acid-resistant yeast for L-lactic acid production]
    Qin Zhang
    Key Laboratory of Industrial Biotechnology, Ministry of Education, Jiangnan University, Wuxi 214122, China
    Sheng Wu Gong Cheng Xue Bao 27:1024-31. 2011
    ..Based on further molecular biological tests, the strain was identified as Candida magnolia. Then, the gene ldhA, encoding a lactate dehydrogenase from Rhizopus oryzae, was cloned into a yeast shuttle ..
  69. doi Magnolol suppresses vascular endothelial growth factor-induced angiogenesis by inhibiting Ras-dependent mitogen-activated protein kinase and phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase/Akt signaling pathways
    Ki Mo Kim
    a Korean Medicine Based Herbal Drug Research Group, Herbal Medicine Research Division, Korean Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Korea
    Nutr Cancer 65:1245-53. 2013
    Magnolol, a hydroxylated biphenyl compound isolated from Magnolia officinalis, has been reported to possess anticancer activity...
  70. ncbi In vitro antibacterial and anti-inflammatory effects of honokiol and magnolol against Propionibacterium sp
    Junho Park
    Biospectrum Life Science Institute, Doosan Building, 39 3 Sungbok dong, Yongin, 449 840 Kyunggi do, South Korea
    Eur J Pharmacol 496:189-95. 2004
    Honokiol and magnolol, two major phenolic constituents of Magnolia sp., have been known to exhibit antibacterial activities. However, until now, their antibacterial activity against Propionibacterium sp. has not been reported...
  71. ncbi Striking differences in RNA editing requirements to express the rps4 gene in magnolia and sunflower mitochondria
    Teresa M R Regina
    Dipartimento di Biologia Cellulare, Universita degli Studi della Calabria, 87030 Arcavacata di Rende, Italy
    Gene 286:33-41. 2002
    ..rps4) has been identified as a single copy sequence in the mitochondrial genomes of two distant higher plants, Magnolia and Helianthus...
  72. ncbi Effect of the essential oil from the flowers of Magnolia sieboldii on the lipopolysaccharide-induced production of nitric oxide and prostaglandin E2 by rat peritoneal macrophages
    Soon Sung Lim
    Planta Med 68:459-62. 2002
    The essential oil from the flowers of Magnolia sieboldii was tested for its effects on lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced production of nitric oxide (NO) and prostaglandin E(2) (PGE(2)) by rat peritoneal macrophages...
  73. ncbi Protective effects of honokiol against oxidized LDL-induced cytotoxicity and adhesion molecule expression in endothelial cells
    Hsiu Chung Ou
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Education and Medical Research, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    Chem Biol Interact 161:1-13. 2006
    Honokiol, a compound extracted from Chinese medicinal herb Magnolia officinalis, has several biological effects. However, its protective effects against endothelial injury remain unclarified...
  74. doi Magnolol enhances adipocyte differentiation and glucose uptake in 3T3-L1 cells
    Sun Sil Choi
    Research Institute for Biological Functions, Chubu University, 1200 Matsumoto, Kasugai, Aichi, Japan
    Life Sci 84:908-14. 2009
    ..Its ligands, including thiazolidinediones, improve insulin sensitivity in type 2 diabetes. We investigate the effect of magnolol, an ingredient of Magnolia officinalis on adipogenesis and glucose uptake using 3T3-L1 cells.
  75. ncbi Effects of magnolol on impairment of learning and memory abilities induced by scopolamine in mice
    Yang Si Li
    Clinical Medicine Department, Sun Yet Sen University, Guangzhou 510089, China
    Biol Pharm Bull 36:764-71. 2013
    ..Magnolol (Mag), a bioactivator extracted from Magnolia officinalis, has protective effects on cholinergic neurons, but the specific mechanism remains unknown...
  76. doi Studies on the alkaloids of the bark of Magnolia officinalis: isolation and on-line analysis by HPLC-ESI-MS(n)
    Renyi Yan
    Institute of Chinese Materia Medica, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences, Beijing 100700, China
    Molecules 18:7739-50. 2013
    The bark of Magnolia officinalis is a well-known Traditional Chinese Medicine...
  77. ncbi [Effects of primary processing on quality of cortex Magnolia officinalis]
    Shengxian Yu
    Institute of Chinese Materia Medica, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences, Beijing 100700, China
    Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 35:1831-5. 2010
    In this paper, the changes of volatile oil and non-volatile ingredients in Cortex Magnolia Officinalis before and after primary processing were determined by an HPLC and a GC-MS method...
  78. pmc Anti-inflammatory effects of the neurotransmitter agonist Honokiol in a mouse model of allergic asthma
    Melissa E Munroe
    Department of Microbiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Immunol 185:5586-97. 2010
    ..Honokiol (HNK), a phenolic neurotransmitter receptor (γ-aminobutyric acid type A) agonist purified from magnolia, has anti-inflammatory properties, including stabilization of inflammation in experimentally induced arthritis...
  79. doi Screening active anti-breast cancer compounds from Cortex Magnolia officinalis by 2D LC-MS
    Xiaofang Hou
    School of Medicine, Xi an Jiaotong University, Xi an, Shaanxi, P R China
    J Sep Sci 36:706-12. 2013
    ..for recognition, separation, and identification of target components from traditional Chinese medicine Cortex Magnolia officinalis...
  80. ncbi Chemical compositions and antimicrobial and antioxidant activities of the essential oils from Magnolia grandiflora, Chrysactinia mexicana, and Schinus molle found in northeast Mexico
    Laura Guerra-Boone
    Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, Facultad de Medicina, Departamento de Quimica Analitica, Av Francisco I Madero y Dr Eduardo Aguirre Pequeño S N, Col Mitras Centro, C P 64460, P O Box 2316 Sucursal Tecnológico, Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
    Nat Prod Commun 8:135-8. 2013
    The essential oils from Magnolia grandiflora and Chrysactinia mexicana leaves, and from Schinus molle leaves and fruit, were characterized by gas chromatography/flame-ionization detection and gas chromatography/mass spectrometry...
  81. pmc Cardiovascular protection of magnolol: cell-type specificity and dose-related effects
    Jennifer Hui Chun Ho
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Biomed Sci 19:70. 2012
    b>Magnolia officinalis has been widely used in traditional Chinese medicine. Magnolol, an active component isolated from Magnolia officinalis, is known to be a cardiovascular protector since 1994...
  82. doi Honokiol and magnolol stimulate glucose uptake by activating PI3K-dependent Akt in L6 myotubes
    Sun Sil Choi
    Research Institute for Biological Functions, Chubu University, Kasugai, Aichi, Japan
    Biofactors 38:372-7. 2012
    Honokiol and magnolol, ingredients of Magnolia officinalis, which is used in traditional Chinese and Japanese medicines, have been reported to have antioxidant, anticancer, and antiangiogenic effects...
  83. doi Ethanol extract of Magnolia officinalis prevents lipopolysaccharide-induced memory deficiency via its antineuroinflammatory and antiamyloidogenic effects
    Young Jung Lee
    College of Pharmacy, Chungbuk National University, 12 Gaesin Dong, Heungduk gu, Cheongju, Chungbuk, 361 763, Korea
    Phytother Res 27:438-47. 2013
    b>Magnolia bark contains several compounds such as magnolol, honokiol, 4-O-methylhonokiol, obovatol, and other neolignan compounds. These compounds have been reported to have various beneficial effects in various diseases...
  84. ncbi Effects of magnolol (5,5'-diallyl-2,2'-dihydroxybiphenyl) on diabetic nephropathy in type 2 diabetic Goto-Kakizaki rats
    Eun Jin Sohn
    Department of Herbal Pharmaceutical Development, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, 461 24 Jeonmin dong, Yuseong Gu, Daejeon 305 811, Republic of Korea
    Life Sci 80:468-75. 2007
    ..the effect of magnolol (5,5'-diallyl-2,2'-dihydroxybiphenyl), a marker compound isolated from the cortex of Magnolia officinalis, in non-obese type 2 diabetic Goto-Kakizaki (GK) rats...
  85. doi Polybromodiphenyl ethers and decabromodiphenyl ethane in aquatic sediments from southern and eastern Arkansas, United States
    Hua Wei
    School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, 2121 West Taylor Sreet, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 46:8017-24. 2012
    ..from six water bodies in AR, including three located close to the BFR manufacturing facilities in El Dorado and Magnolia, to investigate past and recent deposition histories...
  86. pmc The natural products magnolol and honokiol are positive allosteric modulators of both synaptic and extra-synaptic GABA(A) receptors
    Mikhail Alexeev
    Honors College, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Neuropharmacology 62:2507-14. 2012
    ..Extracts from the tree bark of magnolia species have been used for centuries in traditional Chinese and Japanese medicines to treat a variety of ..
  87. doi Effects of obovatol on GSH depleted glia-mediated neurotoxicity and oxidative damage
    MoonHee Lee
    Kinsmen Laboratory of Neurological Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V6T 1Z3
    J Neuroimmune Pharmacol 7:173-86. 2012
    Earlier studies indicate that obovatol (OBO), isolated from a medicinal herb Magnolia obovata, has anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidative properties...
  88. ncbi [High-throughput pyrosequencing of the complete chloroplast genome of Magnolia officinalis and its application in species identification]
    Xi wen Li
    Department of Chemistry, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
    Yao Xue Xue Bao 47:124-30. 2012
    ..The complete chloroplast genome of Magnolia officinalis sequenced by high-throughput pyrosequencing and a sequencing procedure was established...
  89. pmc Effect of magnolol on the function of osteoblastic MC3T3-E1 cells
    Eun Jung Kwak
    Department of Food Science Technology, Yeungnam University, Gyeongsan 712 749, Republic of Korea
    Mediators Inflamm 2012:829650. 2012
    In the present study, the ability of magnolol, a hydroxylated biphenyl compound isolated from Magnolia officinalis, to stimulate osteoblast function and inhibit the release of bone-resorbing mediators was investigated in osteoblastic ..
  90. pmc KIOM-79, an Inhibitor of AGEs-Protein Cross-linking, Prevents Progression of Nephropathy in Zucker Diabetic Fatty Rats
    Young Sook Kim
    Diabetic Complications Research Center, Division of Traditional Korean Medicine TKM Integrated Research, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2011:761859. 2011
    ..KIOM-79, an 80% ethanolic extract obtained from parched Puerariae Radix, gingered Magnolia Cortex, Glycyrrhiza Radix and Euphorbia Radix, was investigated for its effects on the development of renal ..
  91. ncbi Elucidating the inhibitory mechanisms of magnolol on rat smooth muscle cell proliferation
    Chieh Hsi Wu
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, China Medical University, Taiwan
    J Pharmacol Sci 99:392-9. 2005
    ..Pretreatment with antioxidants has been shown to reduce restenosis. Magnolol, an active compound of Magnolia officinalis, has exhibited approximately 1,000 times more potent antioxidant effects than alpha-tocopherol...
  92. doi Before the N400: effects of lexical-semantic violations in visual cortex
    Suzanne Dikker
    Sackler Institute for Developmental Psychobiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, United States
    Brain Lang 118:23-8. 2011
    ..g., flowers) and visual or auditory forms (e.g., tulip, rose, magnolia). For syntactic categories, in contrast, certain form features do reliably correlate with category membership...
  93. doi Antimicrobial effect of Magnolia officinalis extract against Staphylococcus aureus
    Yongjin Hu
    School of Food Science and Technology, Yunnan Agricultural University, Kunming 650201, Yunnan, China
    J Sci Food Agric 91:1050-6. 2011
    The antimicrobial effect of Magnolia officinalis extract (MOE) against Staphylococcus aureus was investigated in a minced mutton system and the mechanisms of its antimicrobial activity were studied by light microscopy, transmission ..
  94. ncbi [Phytotherapeutic aspects of diseases of the circulatory system. 8. Chinese magnolia (Schisandra chinensis (Turcz.) Baill.): production of the drugs and their evaluation, therapeutic and dietary preparations]
    L Opletal
    Katedra farmaceutické botaniky a ekologie Farmaceutické fakulty Univerzity Karlovy, Hradec Kralove
    Ceska Slov Farm 50:219-24. 2001
    ..The review discusses complex analytical methods used for the determination of the content of substances and the phenomena of population ecology in relation with drug production...
  95. ncbi Randomized controlled study on clinical efficacy of isoflavones plus Lactobacillus sporogenes, associated or not with a natural anxiolytic agent in menopause
    C Agosta
    Casa di Cura San Clemente, Mantova, Italy
    Minerva Ginecol 63:11-7. 2011
    The aim of this paper was to evaluate the activity of magnolia bark extract added to isoflavones and lactobacilli in menopausal women with typical menopausal symptoms and concomitant borderline psychoaffective and/or sleep alterations, of ..
  96. ncbi RNA editing of the ribosomal protein S13 transcripts in magnolia and sunflower mitochondria
    T M Regina
    Dipartimento di Biologia Cellulare, Universita degli Studi della Calabria, 87030 Arcavacata di Rende, Italy
    Plant Cell Physiol 42:768-74. 2001
    ..we investigated the conservation of the gene for ribosomal protein S13 (rps13) in the mitochondrial genomes of Magnolia spp. and Helianthus annuus...
  97. ncbi [Study of Magnolia grandiflora extracts in guinea pigs cardiac muscle]
    Leonardo del Valle Mondragon
    Departamento de Farmacologia, Instituto Nacional de Cardiologia Ignacio Chavez, Tlalpan, Mexico, DF
    Arch Cardiol Mex 74:108-17. 2004
    Several extracts from diverse Magnolia grandiflora varieties were pharmacological evaluated in the cardiac muscle...
  98. ncbi Apoptosis-Inducing costunolide and a novel acyclic monoterpene from the stem bark of Magnolia sieboldii
    H J Park
    Division of Applied Plant Science, Sang Ji University, Wonju, Korea
    Arch Pharm Res 24:342-8. 2001
    In a course of obtaining more amount of bioactive costunolide and successive phytochemical isolation from Magnolia sieboldii (Magnoliaceae), a novel acyclic monoterpene 1 named deoxygeraniol [2,6(E)-dimethyl-2,6-octadiene] was isolated ..
  99. ncbi [Population genetic study of Magnolia officinalis and Magnolia officinalis var. biloba]
    Shengxian Yu
    Institute of Chinese Materia Medica, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences, Beijing 100700, China
    Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 35:2129-32. 2010
    population genetic study of Magnolia officinalis and M. officinalis var. biloba was performed in this paper...
  100. doi Honokiol attenuates vascular contraction through the inhibition of the RhoA/Rho-kinase signalling pathway in rat aortic rings
    Young Mi Seok
    Cardiovascular Research Institute, Kyungpook National University School of Medicine, Daegu, Republic of Korea
    J Pharm Pharmacol 63:1244-51. 2011
    Honokiol is a small-molecule polyphenol isolated from the species Magnolia obovata. We hypothesized that honokiol attenuated vascular contractions through the inhibition of the RhoA/Rho-kinase signalling pathway.
  101. ncbi Antiplatelet activity of obovatol, a biphenolic component of Magnolia Obovata, in rat arterial thrombosis and rabbit platelet aggregation
    Eun Seok Park
    College of Pharmacy, Chungbuk National University, Cheongju, Republic of Korea
    J Atheroscler Thromb 18:659-69. 2011
    ..Obovatol, a major biphenolic component of Magnolia Obovata leaves, displays anti-inflammatory and acyl Co-A cholesterol acyltrasferase inhibitory effects...

Research Grants6

  1. Mitochondrial Oxidative Stress In Angiotensis II Induced Endothelial Dysfunction
    Sergey Dikalov; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This work will study the role of mitochondrial oxidative stress in endothelial dysfunction and provide a novel therapeutic target to treat and prevent hypertension. ..