lepidium sativum

Summary

Summary: A plant species of the genus LEPIDIUM, family BRASSICACEAE that is a fast-growing, often weedy native of western Asia. It is widely grown, especially in its curl-leaved form, and used as a garnish

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  1. Alvarenga P, Palma P, Goncalves A, Fernandes R, de Varennes A, Vallini G, et al. Evaluation of tests to assess the quality of mine-contaminated soils. Environ Geochem Health. 2008;30:95-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Soil ecotoxicity was studied using a battery of bioassays: plant growth test and seed germination with cress (Lepidium sativum L.), earthworm (Eisenia fetida) mortality, E...
  2. Dubova L, Zariņa D. Application of Toxkit microbiotests for toxicity assessment in soil and compost. Environ Toxicol. 2004;19:274-9 pubmed
    ..To promote the composting process, two strains of Trichoderma (Trichoderma lignorum and Trichoderma viride), as well as a nitrification association that regulated the nitrogen-ammonification and nitrification processes were applied...
  3. Maghrani M, Zeggwagh N, Michel J, Eddouks M. Antihypertensive effect of Lepidium sativum L. in spontaneously hypertensive rats. J Ethnopharmacol. 2005;100:193-7 pubmed
    The antihypertensive and diuretic effects of the aqueous extract of Lepidium sativum L. (LS) were studied both in normotensive (WKY) and spontaneously hypertensive rats (SHR)...
  4. Muller K, Tintelnot S, Leubner Metzger G. Endosperm-limited Brassicaceae seed germination: abscisic acid inhibits embryo-induced endosperm weakening of Lepidium sativum (cress) and endosperm rupture of cress and Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Cell Physiol. 2006;47:864-77 pubmed
    ..of the testa (seed coat) and rupture of the endosperm are two sequential events during the germination of Lepidium sativum L. and Arabidopsis thaliana (L.) Heyhn...
  5. Voegele A, Graeber K, Oracz K, Tarkowska D, Jacquemoud D, Turecková V, et al. Embryo growth, testa permeability, and endosperm weakening are major targets for the environmentally regulated inhibition of Lepidium sativum seed germination by myrigalone A. J Exp Bot. 2012;63:5337-50 pubmed publisher
    ..As a putative allelochemical it inhibits seed germination and seedling growth. Using Lepidium sativum as a model target species, experiments were conducted to investigate how environmental cues modulate MyA's ..
  6. Gilani A, Rehman N, Mehmood M, Alkharfy K. Species differences in the antidiarrheal and antispasmodic activities of Lepidium sativum and insight into underlying mechanisms. Phytother Res. 2013;27:1086-94 pubmed publisher
    The aim of this study was to see if the crude extract of Lepidium sativum (Ls...
  7. Gokavi S, Malleshi N, Guo M. Chemical composition of garden cress (Lepidium sativum) seeds and its fractions and use of bran as a functional ingredient. Plant Foods Hum Nutr. 2004;59:105-11 pubmed
    Garden cress (Lepidium sativum) belonging to the family Cruciferae grown in India, Europe and US is an underutilized crop. The edible whole seed is known to have health promoting properties...
  8. Sobol M, Gonzalez Camacho F, Rodríguez Vilarino V, Kordyum E, Medina F. Subnucleolar location of fibrillarin and NopA64 in Lepidium sativum root meristematic cells is changed in altered gravity. Protoplasma. 2006;228:209-19 pubmed
    ..nucleolus, we have investigated the location of fibrillarin and NopA64 in nucleolar subcomponents of cress (Lepidium sativum L...
  9. Burow M, Bergner A, Gershenzon J, Wittstock U. Glucosinolate hydrolysis in Lepidium sativum--identification of the thiocyanate-forming protein. Plant Mol Biol. 2007;63:49-61 pubmed
    ..We investigated glucosinolate hydrolysis in Lepidium sativum and identified a thiocyanate-forming protein (TFP) that shares 63-68% amino acid sequence identity with known ..

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  1. Linkies A, Schuster Sherpa U, Tintelnot S, Leubner Metzger G, Muller K. Peroxidases identified in a subtractive cDNA library approach show tissue-specific transcript abundance and enzyme activity during seed germination of Lepidium sativum. J Exp Bot. 2010;61:491-502 pubmed publisher
    ..seed germination in endospermic species, to which the close Brassicaceae relatives Arabidopsis thaliana and Lepidium sativum (cress) belong. Cress seeds are about 20 times larger than the seeds of Arabidopsis...
  2. Najeeb Ur Rehman -, Mehmood M, Alkharfy K, Gilani A. Prokinetic and laxative activities of Lepidium sativum seed extract with species and tissue selective gut stimulatory actions. J Ethnopharmacol. 2011;134:878-83 pubmed publisher
    To provide ethnopharmacological basis for the medicinal use of Lepidium sativum seeds in indigestion and constipation.
  3. Voegele A, Linkies A, Muller K, Leubner Metzger G. Members of the gibberellin receptor gene family GID1 (GIBBERELLIN INSENSITIVE DWARF1) play distinct roles during Lepidium sativum and Arabidopsis thaliana seed germination. J Exp Bot. 2011;62:5131-47 pubmed publisher
    ..transcript analyses in Arabidopsis were combined with seed-tissue-specific analyses of its close relative Lepidium sativum (garden cress), for which three GID1 orthologues were cloned...
  4. Oracz K, Voegele A, Tarkowska D, Jacquemoud D, Turecková V, Urbanová T, et al. Myrigalone A inhibits Lepidium sativum seed germination by interference with gibberellin metabolism and apoplastic superoxide production required for embryo extension growth and endosperm rupture. Plant Cell Physiol. 2012;53:81-95 pubmed publisher
    ..We found that MyA inhibited Lepidium sativum L. seed germination in a dose-dependent manner...
  5. Muller K, Linkies A, Leubner Metzger G, Kermode A. Role of a respiratory burst oxidase of Lepidium sativum (cress) seedlings in root development and auxin signalling. J Exp Bot. 2012;63:6325-34 pubmed publisher
    ..thaliana, Lepidium sativum ('cress')...
  6. Yanez Barrientos E, Wrobel K, Lopez Torres A, Gutiérrez Corona F, Wrobel K. Application of reversed-phase high-performance liquid chromatography with fluorimetric detection for simultaneous assessment of global DNA and total RNA methylation in Lepidium sativum: effect of plant exposure to Cd(II) and Se(IV). Anal Bioanal Chem. 2013;405:2397-404 pubmed publisher
    ..As a proof of concept, global DNA and total RNA methylation were determined in Lepidium sativum hydroponically grown in the presence of different Cd(II) or Se(IV) concentrations, expecting that plant ..
  7. Gehringer M, Kewada V, Coates N, Downing T. The use of Lepidium sativum in a plant bioassay system for the detection of microcystin-LR. Toxicon. 2003;41:871-6 pubmed
    ..We investigated the effect of a MCLR extract at 1 and 10 microg/l on the growth of Lepidium sativum over 6 days...
  8. Eddouks M, Maghrani M, Zeggwagh N, Michel J. Study of the hypoglycaemic activity of Lepidium sativum L. aqueous extract in normal and diabetic rats. J Ethnopharmacol. 2005;97:391-5 pubmed
    The hypoglycaemic effect of an aqueous extract of Lepidium sativum L. (LS) seeds was investigated in normal and streptozotocin (STZ)-induced diabetic rats...
  9. Sobol M, Gonzalez Camacho F, Kordyum E, Medina F. Changes in the two-dimensional proteome of the soluble fraction of nuclear proteins from Lepidium sativum root meristematic cells grown under clinorotation. J Gravit Physiol. 2007;14:P109-10 pubmed
    ..Our results are in agreement with the hypothesis that a rearrangement of the pattern of nuclear proteins involved in gene expression processes occurs in seedlings grown and developed in altered gravity...
  10. Muller K, Job C, Belghazi M, Job D, Leubner Metzger G. Proteomics reveal tissue-specific features of the cress (Lepidium sativum L.) endosperm cap proteome and its hormone-induced changes during seed germination. Proteomics. 2010;10:406-16 pubmed publisher
    ..Cress (Lepidium sativum) is a close relative of the model plant Arabidopsis thaliana (Arabidopsis)...
  11. Morris K, Linkies A, Muller K, Oracz K, Wang X, Lynn J, et al. Regulation of seed germination in the close Arabidopsis relative Lepidium sativum: a global tissue-specific transcript analysis. Plant Physiol. 2011;155:1851-70 pubmed publisher
    The completion of germination in Lepidium sativum and other endospermic seeds (e.g...
  12. Graeber K, Linkies A, Wood A, Leubner Metzger G. A guideline to family-wide comparative state-of-the-art quantitative RT-PCR analysis exemplified with a Brassicaceae cross-species seed germination case study. Plant Cell. 2011;23:2045-63 pubmed publisher
    ..We addressed this issue using tissue-specific transcriptome data sets of germinating Lepidium sativum seeds to identify new candidate reference genes...
  13. Gill S, Khan N, Tuteja N. Cadmium at high dose perturbs growth, photosynthesis and nitrogen metabolism while at low dose it up regulates sulfur assimilation and antioxidant machinery in garden cress (Lepidium sativum L.). Plant Sci. 2012;182:112-20 pubmed publisher
    ..The experimental crop, Lepidium sativum L. (Garden Cress, Family: Brassicaceae) is a medicinally and economically important plant...
  14. Zia Ul Haq M, Ahmad S, Calani L, Mazzeo T, Del Rio D, Pellegrini N, et al. Compositional study and antioxidant potential of Ipomoea hederacea Jacq. and Lepidium sativum L. seeds. Molecules. 2012;17:10306-21 pubmed publisher
    ..and Lepidium sativum L. Proximate composition indicated a great difference in oil (14.09 ± 0.66, 28.03 ± 1.05) and fibre (16...
  15. Linkies A, Muller K, Morris K, Turecková V, Wenk M, Cadman C, et al. Ethylene interacts with abscisic acid to regulate endosperm rupture during germination: a comparative approach using Lepidium sativum and Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Cell. 2009;21:3803-22 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we report on a comparative seed biology study with the close Brassicaceae relatives Lepidium sativum and Arabidopsis thaliana showing that ethylene biosynthesis and signaling regulate seed germination by a ..
  16. Al Jenoobi F, al Suwayeh S, Muzaffar I, Alam M, Al Kharfy K, Korashy H, et al. Effects of Nigella sativa and Lepidium sativum on cyclosporine pharmacokinetics. Biomed Res Int. 2013;2013:953520 pubmed publisher
    The present study was conducted to investigate the effects of Nigella sativa and Lepidium sativum on the pharmacokinetics of cyclosporine in rabbits. Two groups of animals were treated separately with Nigella sativa (200?mg/kg p.o...
  17. Ricci D, Epifano F, Fraternale D. The Essential Oil of Monarda didyma L. (Lamiaceae) Exerts Phytotoxic Activity in Vitro against Various Weed Seed. Molecules. 2017;22: pubmed publisher
    ..Taraxacum officinale F. H. Wigg., Avena fatua L., Raphanus sativus L. and Lepidium sativum L. seeds, demonstrating good inhibitory activity in a dose-dependent way...
  18. Fraternale D, Flamini G, Ricci D. Essential Oil Composition and Antigermination Activity of Artemisia dracunculus (Tarragon). Nat Prod Commun. 2015;10:1469-72 pubmed
    ..0%). The essential oil was tested "in vitro" for its antigermination activity against Raphanus sativus L., Lepidium sativum L, Papaver rhoeas L. and Avena fatua L...
  19. Shah S, Shah N, Ullah S, Alam M, Badshah H, Ullah S, et al. Documenting the indigenous knowledge on medicinal flora from communities residing near Swat River (Suvastu) and in high mountainous areas in Swat-Pakistan. J Ethnopharmacol. 2016;182:67-79 pubmed publisher
    ..385) was demonstrated by both Brassica juncea and Lepidium sativum. Smaller families with mostly 1 species showed higher FUV while among the larger families Amaryllidaceae and ..
  20. Suleman S, Beyene Tufa T, Kebebe D, Belew S, Mekonnen Y, Gashe F, et al. Treatment of malaria and related symptoms using traditional herbal medicine in Ethiopia. J Ethnopharmacol. 2018;213:262-279 pubmed publisher
    ..Carica papaya L., Vernonia amygdalina Del., Lepidium sativum L. and Croton macrostachyus Del. were the most frequently reported plant species for their anti-malarial use...
  21. Himanen M, Hänninen K. Composting of bio-waste, aerobic and anaerobic sludges--effect of feedstock on the process and quality of compost. Bioresour Technol. 2011;102:2842-52 pubmed publisher
    ..Nitrogen content of the final compost increased in BW, but decreased in AS and AnS. Phytotoxicity of Lepidium sativum was eliminated faster in sludge composts compared to BW compost.
  22. Kato Noguchi H, Suzuki M, Noguchi K, Ohno O, Suenaga K, Laosinwattana C. A Potent Phytotoxic Substance in Aglaia odorata Lour. Chem Biodivers. 2016;13:549-54 pubmed publisher
    ..crus-galli, was much greater than that of abscisic acid. These results suggest that rocaglaol may be a major contributor to the allelopathic effect of A. odorata and bioherbicide PORGANIC(™) . ..
  23. Maleki A, Zarasvand M. Heavy metals in selected edible vegetables and estimation of their daily intake in Sanandaj, Iran. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 2008;39:335-40 pubmed
    ..leek (Allium ampeloprasum), sweet basil (Ocimum basilicum), parsley (Petroselinum crispum), garden cress (Lepidium sativum) and tarragon (Artemisia dracunculus)] cultivated around Sanandaj City...
  24. Libralato G, Costa Devoti A, Zanella M, Sabbioni E, Mičetić I, Manodori L, et al. Phytotoxicity of ionic, micro- and nano-sized iron in three plant species. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2016;123:81-8 pubmed publisher
    ..of ionic (FeCl3), micro- and nano-sized zerovalent iron (nZVI) about the development of three macrophytes: Lepidium sativum, Sinapis alba and Sorghum saccharatum...
  25. Mao D, Lookman R, Van De Weghe H, Weltens R, Vanermen G, De Brucker N, et al. Estimation of ecotoxicity of petroleum hydrocarbon mixtures in soil based on HPLC-GCXGC analysis. Chemosphere. 2009;77:1508-13 pubmed publisher
    ..The observed ecotoxicity of the leaching water for Microtox-bacteria related well to calculated (based on the HPLC-GCXGC/FID results) petroleum hydrocarbon equilibrium concentrations in water. ..
  26. Oleszczuk P, Kołtowski M. Changes of total and freely dissolved polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and toxicity of biochars treated with various aging processes. Environ Pollut. 2018;237:65-73 pubmed publisher
    ..performed, which involved tests with bacteria (Vibrio fischeri), invertebrates (Folsomia candida) and plants (Lepidium sativum). Aging significantly affected all the parameters tested...
  27. De Martino L, Mancini E, de Almeida L, De Feo V. The antigerminative activity of twenty-seven monoterpenes. Molecules. 2010;15:6630-7 pubmed publisher
    ..radish) and Lepidium sativum L. (garden cress), under laboratory conditions...
  28. Razmkhah S, Razavi S, Mohammadifar M, Ale M, Gavlighi H. Protein-free cress seed (Lepidium sativum) gum: Physicochemical characterization and rheological properties. Carbohydr Polym. 2016;153:14-24 pubmed publisher
    ..72°C and 306.58°C) and initial decomposition temperature of CSG was 190.21°C with one peak at 258.28°C. DSC results coincided with those observed by thermogravimetric analysis. Enzyme treatment lowered the surface activity of CSG. ..
  29. Marchand C, Mench M, Jani Y, Kaczala F, Notini P, Hijri M, et al. Pilot scale aided-phytoremediation of a co-contaminated soil. Sci Total Environ. 2018;618:753-764 pubmed publisher
    ..In parallel, residual soil ecotoxicity was assessed using the plant species Lepidium sativum L...
  30. Macias F, Marin D, Oliveros Bastidas A, Castellano D, Simonet A, Molinillo J. Structure-Activity Relationships (SAR) studies of benzoxazinones, their degradation products and analogues. phytotoxicity on standard target species (STS). J Agric Food Chem. 2005;53:538-48 pubmed
    ..wheat) and Allium cepa L. (onion) as monocots and Lepidium sativum L. (cress), Lactuca sativa L. (lettuce), and Lycopersicon esculentum Will. (tomato) as dicots...
  31. Kato Noguchi H, Seki T, Shigemori H. Allelopathy and allelopathic substance in the moss Rhynchostegium pallidifolium. J Plant Physiol. 2010;167:468-71 pubmed publisher
    ..pallidifolium, which often forms large pure colonies on soils and rocks, inhibited the growth of cress (Lepidium sativum), alfalfa (Medicaga sativa), lettuce (Lepidium sativum), ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum), timothy (Phleum ..
  32. Mao D, Lookman R, Van De Weghe H, Weltens R, Vanermen G, De Brucker N, et al. Combining HPLC-GCXGC, GCXGC/ToF-MS, and selected ecotoxicity assays for detailed monitoring of petroleum hydrocarbon degradation in soil and leaching water. Environ Sci Technol. 2009;43:7651-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Ecotoxicity assays showed that residual TPH still inhibited cress (Lepidium sativum) seed germination, but the leaching water was no longer toxic toward luminescent bacteria (Vibrio fischeri).
  33. Kato Noguchi H. Isolation and identification of an allelopathic substance in Pisum sativum. Phytochemistry. 2003;62:1141-4 pubmed
    ..Pisatin inhibited growth of cress (Lepidium sativum L.) and lettuce (Lactuca sativa L.) seedlings at concentrations greater than 10 and 30 microM, respectively...
  34. Santín Montanyá I, Alonso Prados J, Villarroya M, Garcia Baudin J. Bioassay for determining sensitivity to sulfosulfuron on seven plant species. J Environ Sci Health B. 2006;41:781-93 pubmed
    ..of sulfosulfuron in all the species assayed followed the order: flax > maize > onion > vetch > lepidium sativum > tomato > barley...
  35. Gómez Brandón M, Lazcano C, Dominguez J. The evaluation of stability and maturity during the composting of cattle manure. Chemosphere. 2008;70:436-44 pubmed
    ..Among the various parameters studied, the change in DOC with composting time gave a good indication of stability. ..
  36. Alkharfy K, Al jenoobi F, Al Mohizea A, Al Suwayeh S, Khan R, Ahmad A. Effects of Lepidium sativum, Nigella sativa and Trigonella foenum-graceum on phenytoin pharmacokinetics in beagle dogs. Phytother Res. 2013;27:1800-4 pubmed publisher
    The present work was designed to evaluate the effect of some commonly used herbs viz. garden cress (Lepidium sativum), black seed (Nigella sativa) and fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graceum) on the disposition of phenytoin after oral ..
  37. Zia Ul Haq M, Raza Shah M, Qayum M, Ercisli S. Biological screening of selected flora of Pakistan. Biol Res. 2012;45:375-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The results suggest screening of Ipomoea hederaceaseeds further for isolation of bioactive compounds that may be responsible for its toxic potential...
  38. Graber A, Skvarc R, Junge Berberović R. Elimination of phenols, ammonia and cyanide in wash water from biomass gasification, and nitrogen recycling using planted trickling filters. Water Sci Technol. 2009;60:3253-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Toxicity was assessed by bacterial luminescence detection, germination test with cress (Lepidium sativum), and pot plants cultivated in a hydroponic setup irrigated continuously with the wastewater...
  39. Bedell J, Bazin C, Sarrazin B, Perrodin Y. Assessment of the phytotoxicity of seaport sediments in the framework of a quarry-deposit scenario: germination tests of sediments aged artificially by column leaching. Arch Environ Contam Toxicol. 2013;65:1-13 pubmed publisher
    ..rye grass), Sinapis alba (white mustard), and Lepidium sativum (watercress)...
  40. Fuentes A, Lloréns M, Saéz J, Aguilar M, Ortuño J, Meseguer V. Phytotoxicity and heavy metals speciation of stabilised sewage sludges. J Hazard Mater. 2004;108:161-9 pubmed
    ..or cress (Lepidium sativum L...
  41. de Almeida L, Frei F, Mancini E, De Martino L, De Feo V. Phytotoxic activities of Mediterranean essential oils. Molecules. 2010;15:4309-23 pubmed publisher
    ..against the germination and the initial radicle growth of seeds of Raphanus sativus, Lactuca sativa and Lepidium sativum. The essential oils were obtained from Hyssopus officinalis, Lavandula angustifolia, Majorana hortensis, ..
  42. Russo L, Rizzo L, Belgiorno V. Ozone oxidation and aerobic biodegradation with spent mushroom compost for detoxification and benzo(a)pyrene removal from contaminated soil. Chemosphere. 2012;87:595-601 pubmed publisher
    ..mineralization efficiency (as total organic carbon removal), and soil residual toxicity (phytotoxicity to Lepidium Sativum and toxicity to Vibrio fischeri)...
  43. Finngean G, O Grady A, Courtney R. Plant assays and avoidance tests with collembola and earthworms demonstrate rehabilitation success in bauxite residue. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2018;25:2157-2166 pubmed publisher
    ..of residues with plant germination and seedling development using the Rhizotest™ approach with Lepidium sativum, Sinapis alba, and Sorghum bicolor...
  44. Ellouze M, Aloui F, Sayadi S. Detoxification of Tunisian landfill leachates by selected fungi. J Hazard Mater. 2008;150:642-8 pubmed
    ..niger showed to tolerate raw LFL since it grew at 100% of LFL. However, this strain is inefficient in removing phenols and hydrocarbons. Consequently, toxicity abatement was very low (%BI>70%). ..
  45. Eddouks M, Maghrani M. Effect of Lepidium sativum L. on renal glucose reabsorption and urinary TGF-beta 1 levels in diabetic rats. Phytother Res. 2008;22:1-5 pubmed
    ..was to determine the mechanism underlying the hypoglycaemic activity of the aqueous extract perfusion of Lepidium sativum L. (LS) in normal and streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats...
  46. Pinho I, Lopes D, Martins R, Quina M. Phytotoxicity assessment of olive mill solid wastes and the influence of phenolic compounds. Chemosphere. 2017;185:258-267 pubmed publisher
    ..2P-OMW) and three-phase (3P-OMW) centrifugation olive oil production processes, and cress bioassays with Lepidium sativum L. were employed to evaluate phytotoxicity...
  47. Anastasi A, Varese G, Bosco F, Chimirri F, Marchisio V. Bioremediation potential of basidiomycetes isolated from compost. Bioresour Technol. 2008;99:6626-30 pubmed publisher
    ..Naphthalene concentration, CO(2) evolution and phytotoxicity (germination index, GI%) on Lepidium sativum seeds were monitored...
  48. Zhang H, Lombi E, Smolders E, McGrath S. Kinetics of Zn release in soils and prediction of Zn concentration in plants using diffusive gradients in thin films. Environ Sci Technol. 2004;38:3608-13 pubmed
    ..b>Lepidium sativum was grown in each soil and in corresponding control soils amended with ZnCl2 to similar total Zn ..
  49. Himanen M, Prochazka P, Hänninen K, Oikari A. Phytotoxicity of low-weight carboxylic acids. Chemosphere. 2012;88:426-31 pubmed publisher
    ..h) and subchronic (21 d) assays for seed germination, seedling elongation, and plant growth for garden cress Lepidium sativum and ryegrass Lolium multiflorum. The dose-response relationship was modeled using Weibull model...
  50. Rachocki A, Latanowicz L, Tritt Goc J. Dynamic processes and chemical composition of Lepidium sativum seeds determined by means of field-cycling NMR relaxometry and NMR spectroscopy. Anal Bioanal Chem. 2012;404:3155-64 pubmed publisher
    ..NMR spectroscopy, and magic angle spinning NMR spectroscopy, were applied to study the seeds of cress, Lepidium sativum. Field-cycling NMR relaxometry was used for the first time to investigate the properties of the whole ..
  51. Bonanomi G, Incerti G, Abd El Gawad A, Cesarano G, Sarker T, Saulino L, et al. Comparing chemistry and bioactivity of burned versus decomposed plant litter: different pathways but same result?. Ecology. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..We used litter water extracts (5% dw) as treatments in bioassays on plant (Lepidium sativum) and fungal (Aspergillus niger) growth, and a washed quartz sand amended with litter (0...
  52. Attia E, Amer A, Hasanein M. The hypoglycemic and antioxidant activities of garden cress (Lepidium sativum L.) seed on alloxan-induced diabetic male rats. Nat Prod Res. 2017;:1-5 pubmed publisher
    The hypoglycemic and antioxidants activities of the methanol extract of Lepidium sativum seeds was tested in alloxan-induced diabetic male rats...
  53. Serrano A, Tejada M, Gallego M, Gonzalez J. Evaluation of soil biological activity after a diesel fuel spill. Sci Total Environ. 2009;407:4056-61 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the soil biological activity and phytotoxicity to garden cress (Lepidium sativum L.) in a soil polluted with diesel fuel...
  54. Elshal M, Almalki A, Hussein H, Khan J. Synergistic antiosteoporotic effect of Lepidium sativum and alendronate in glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis in Wistar rats. Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 2013;10:267-73 pubmed
    ..Yet, bisphosphonate have displayed several side effects. Lepidium sativum (LS) seeds have been used in traditional folk medicine to heal fractured bones...
  55. Bonanomi G, Sicurezza M, Caporaso S, Esposito A, Mazzoleni S. Phytotoxicity dynamics of decaying plant materials. New Phytol. 2006;169:571-8 pubmed
    ..The results demonstrate an unexpectedly widespread occurrence of phytotoxicity with clear dynamic patterns during the decomposition processes of plant materials. The ecological consequences of this might have been underestimated. ..
  56. Studzińska S, Buszewski B. Study of toxicity of imidazolium ionic liquids to watercress (Lepidium sativum L.). Anal Bioanal Chem. 2009;393:983-90 pubmed publisher
    The sensitivity of Lepidium sativum L. germination to three imidazolium ionic liquids was investigated in solutions and soils artificially contaminated with mixtures of those compounds...
  57. Jones B, Haynes R, Phillips I. Influence of organic waste and residue mud additions on chemical, physical and microbial properties of bauxite residue sand. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2011;18:199-211 pubmed publisher
    ..Future research should include neutralisation of the mud (e.g. with gypsum) and subsequent leaching to remove salts originating from both the mud and organic wastes. ..
  58. Michael I, Hapeshi E, Michael C, Varela A, Kyriakou S, Manaia C, et al. Solar photo-Fenton process on the abatement of antibiotics at a pilot scale: Degradation kinetics, ecotoxicity and phytotoxicity assessment and removal of antibiotic resistant enterococci. Water Res. 2012;46:5621-5634 pubmed publisher
    ..process to reduce the initial wastewater toxicity against the examined plant species (Sorghum saccharatum, Lepidium sativum, Sinapis alba) and the water flea Daphnia magna...
  59. Iamarino G, Rao M, Gianfreda L. Dephenolization and detoxification of olive-mill wastewater (OMW) by purified biotic and abiotic oxidative catalysts. Chemosphere. 2009;74:216-23 pubmed publisher
    ..Phytotoxicity tests with Lepidium sativum and Lycopersicon esculentum seeds and antibacterial toxicity tests with Bacillus megaterium were performed on ..
  60. Khan A, Libby M, Winnick D, Palmer J, Sumarah M, Ray M, et al. Uptake and phytotoxic effect of benzalkonium chlorides in Lepidium sativum and Lactuca sativa. J Environ Manage. 2018;206:490-497 pubmed publisher
    ..and garden cress (Lepidium sativum L.)...
  61. Hisamatsu Y, Goto N, Sekiguchi M, Hasegawa K, Shigemori H. Oxylipins arabidopsides C and D from Arabidopsis thaliana. J Nat Prod. 2005;68:600-3 pubmed
    ..Arabidopside D (2) and arabidopsides A (3) and B (4), which were also isolated from this plant, exhibited inhibitory effects on the growth of the root of cress (Lepidium sativum) seedlings at 5 x 10(-5) mol/L.
  62. Jones B, Haynes R, Phillips I. Effect of amendment of bauxite processing sand with organic materials on its chemical, physical and microbial properties. J Environ Manage. 2010;91:2281-8 pubmed publisher
  63. Kato Noguchi H, Takeshita S, Kimura F, Ohno O, Suenaga K. A novel substance with allelopathic activity in Ginkgo biloba. J Plant Physiol. 2013;170:1595-9 pubmed publisher
    ..An aqueous methanol leaf extract inhibited the growth of roots and shoots of garden cress (Lepidium sativum), lettuce (Lactuca sativa), timothy (Phleum pratense) and ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum) seedlings...
  64. Lapcik O, Honys D, Koblovska R, Mackova Z, Vitkova M, Klejdus B. Isoflavonoids are present in Arabidopsis thaliana despite the absence of any homologue to known isoflavonoid synthases. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2006;44:106-14 pubmed
    ..These aryl migrating enzymes belong to the CYP93C family that is absent in A. thaliana. We conclude that another gene must be responsible for biosynthesis of the isoflavone skeleton in Brassicaceae. ..
  65. Opatz T, Kolshorn H, Thines E, Anke H. Ascomycones A-C, heptaketide metabolites from an unidentified ascomycete. J Nat Prod. 2008;71:1973-6 pubmed publisher
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