dipteryx

Summary

Summary: A plant genus of the family FABACEAE. Members contain COUMARINS.

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  1. Montgomery R. Relative importance of photosynthetic physiology and biomass allocation for tree seedling growth across a broad light gradient. Tree Physiol. 2004;24:155-67 pubmed
    ..b>Dipteryx panamensis (Pittier) Record & Mell and Brosimum alicastrum Swartz...
  2. Soares T, Chaves L, de Campos Telles M, Diniz Filho J, Resende L. Landscape conservation genetics of Dipteryx alata ("baru" tree: Fabaceae) from Cerrado region of central Brazil. Genetica. 2008;132:9-19 pubmed
    ..evaluate the degree of among-population differentiation and associated spatial patterns of genetic divergence for Dipteryx alata Vogel populations from Cerrado region of central Brazil, furnishing support for future programs of ..
  3. Nazato V, Rubem Mauro L, Vieira N, Rocha Junior D, Silva M, Lopes P, et al. In vitro antiophidian properties of Dipteryx alata Vogel bark extracts. Molecules. 2010;15:5956-70 pubmed publisher
    Extracts from Dipteryx alata bark obtained with different solvents (hexane, dichloromethane, ethyl acetate and methanol) were mixed in vitro with Bothrops jararacussu (Bjssu, 40 ?g/mL) and Crotalus durissus terrificus (Cdt, 15 ?g/mL) ..
  4. Collevatti R, Telles M, Nabout J, Chaves L, Soares T. Demographic history and the low genetic diversity in Dipteryx alata (Fabaceae) from Brazilian Neotropical savannas. Heredity (Edinb). 2013;111:97-105 pubmed publisher
    ..the effects of demographic history on the genetic diversity and population structure in the Neotropical tree Dipteryx alata (Fabaceae), we used coalescence analyses coupled with ecological niche modeling to hindcast its ..
  5. Esteves Pedro N, Rodas A, Dal Belo C, Oshima Franco Y, Dos Santos M, Lopes P. Implementation of the three Rs in the human hazard assessment of Brazilian medicinal plants: an evaluation of the cytotoxic and genotoxic potentials of Dipteryx alata Vogel. Altern Lab Anim. 2011;39:189-96 pubmed
    ..The present study evaluated the cytotoxic and genotoxic potentials of bark extracts from Dipteryx alata Vogel, a medicinal plant of the Brazilian cerrado, by using CHO-K1 (Chinese hamster ovary) cells...
  6. Puebla P, Oshima Franco Y, Franco L, Santos M, Silva R, Rubem Mauro L, et al. Chemical constituents of the bark of Dipteryx alata vogel, an active species against Bothrops jararacussu venom. Molecules. 2010;15:8193-204 pubmed publisher
    The effect of four sub-extracts prepared from the lyophilized hydroalcoholic bark of Dipteryx alata (Leguminosae-Papilionoideae) dissolved in a methanol-water (80:20) mixture through a liquid-liquid partition procedure has been ..
  7. Ruiz J, Boucher D, Chaves L, Ingram Flóres C, Guillén D, Torrez R, et al. Ecological consequences of primary and secondary seed dispersal on seed and seedling fate of Dipteryx oleifera (Fabaceae). Rev Biol Trop. 2010;58:991-1007 pubmed
    ..Evidence on these seed dispersal types, on seed fate and seedling recruitment of the tropical rain forest tree Dipteryx oleifera, is presented. The study was conducted in a 6...
  8. Hanson T, Brunsfeld S, Finegan B, Waits L. Pollen dispersal and genetic structure of the tropical tree Dipteryx panamensis in a fragmented Costa Rican landscape. Mol Ecol. 2008;17:2060-73 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we analysed nine microsatellite loci for 218 adults and 325 progeny of the tree Dipteryx panamensis in Costa Rica...
  9. Diniz Filho J, Soares T, de Campos Telles M. Geographically weighted regression as a generalized Wombling to detect barriers to gene flow. Genetica. 2016;144:425-33 pubmed publisher
    ..We also analyzed empirical data of genetic differentiation among tree populations of Dipteryx alata and Eugenia dysenterica Brazilian Cerrado...

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  1. Nunes Â, Favaro S, Miranda C, Neves V. Preparation and characterization of baru (Dipteryx alata Vog) nut protein isolate and comparison of its physico-chemical properties with commercial animal and plant protein isolates. J Sci Food Agric. 2017;97:151-157 pubmed publisher
    The Brazilian leguminous tree locally known in the Cerrado Biome as baru (Dipteryx alata Vog), provides a healthy edible oil source...
  2. Sarker S, Nahar L. Progress in the Chemistry of Naturally Occurring Coumarins. Prog Chem Org Nat Prod. 2017;106:241-304 pubmed publisher
    ..coumarin (2H-1-benzopyran-2-one), a fragrant colorless compound, was first isolated from the Tonka bean (Dipteryx odorata, family Fabaceae) in 1820. The name coumarin comes from a French term for the tonka bean, coumarou...
  3. Bailão E, Devilla I, da Conceição E, Borges L. Bioactive Compounds Found in Brazilian Cerrado Fruits. Int J Mol Sci. 2015;16:23760-83 pubmed publisher
    ..Compounds detected in Caryocar brasiliense Camb. (pequi), Dipteryx alata Vog. (baru), Eugenia dysenterica DC. (cagaita), Eugenia uniflora L. (pitanga), Genipa americana L...
  4. Schlottfeldt S, Walter M, Carvalho A, Soares T, Telles M, Loyola R, et al. Multi-objective optimization in systematic conservation planning and the representation of genetic variability among populations. Genet Mol Res. 2015;14:6744-61 pubmed publisher
    ..We used non-dominated sorting genetic algorithm II in order to identify the smallest set of local populations of Dipteryx alata (baru) (a Brazilian Cerrado species) for conservation, representing the known genetic diversity and using ..
  5. Ragassi Fiorini A, Barbalho S, Guiguer Ã, Oshiiwa M, Mendes C, Vieites R, et al. Dipteryx alata Vogel May Improve Lipid Profile and Atherogenic Indices in Wistar Rats Dipteryx alata and Atherogenic Indices. J Med Food. 2017;20:1121-1126 pubmed publisher
    ..The consumption of some foods such as nuts and seeds may be beneficial in preventing these diseases. Dipteryx alata Vogel (DA), known popularly as Baru, belongs to the family Fabaceae and is a native fruit tree from the ..
  6. Ruiz J, Boucher D, Ruiz Moreno D, Ingram Flóres C. Recruitment dynamics of the tropical rainforest tree Dipteryx oleifera (Fabaceae) in eastern Nicaragua. Rev Biol Trop. 2009;57:321-38 pubmed
    ..We recorded the recruitment dynamics for the population of Dipteryx oleifera in a tropical rainforest in eastern Nicaragua (12 degrees 05' N., 83 degrees 55' W...
  7. Caillaud D, Crofoot M, Scarpino S, Jansen P, Garzon Lopez C, Winkelhagen A, et al. Modeling the spatial distribution and fruiting pattern of a key tree species in a neotropical forest: methodology and potential applications. PLoS ONE. 2010;5:e15002 pubmed publisher
    ..We illustrate our procedure by creating a detailed simulation model of fruit production patterns for Dipteryx oleifera, a keystone tree species, on Barro Colorado Island (BCI), Panama...
  8. Nabout J, Soares T, Diniz Filho J, De Marco Júnior P, Telles M, Naves R, et al. Combining multiple models to predict the geographical distribution of the Baru tree (Dipteryx alata Vogel) in the Brazilian Cerrado. Braz J Biol. 2010;70:911-9 pubmed
    ..Among native plants in the Cerrado, Dipteryx alata Vogel (commonly known as the "Baru" tree), has a high potential for exploitation...
  9. Soares T, Melo D, Resende L, Vianello R, Chaves L, Collevatti R, et al. Development of microsatellite markers for the neotropical tree species Dipteryx alata (Fabaceae). Am J Bot. 2012;99:e72-3 pubmed publisher
    Microsatellite markers were developed for the population genetic analyses of the neotropical tree Dipteryx alata (Fabaceae).
  10. Diniz Filho J, Collevatti R, Chaves L, Soares T, Nabout J, Rangel T, et al. Geographic shifts in climatically suitable areas and loss of genetic variability in Dipteryx alata ("Baru" Tree; Fabaceae). Genet Mol Res. 2012;11:1618-26 pubmed publisher
    ..species distribution models and climatic models were combined to model loss of genetic variability in Baru, Dipteryx alata (Fabaceae), an economically important Neotropical tree native to the Cerrado of Brazil...
  11. Gora E, Bitzer P, Burchfield J, Schnitzer S, Yanoviak S. Effects of lightning on trees: A predictive model based on in situ electrical resistivity. Ecol Evol. 2017;7:8523-8534 pubmed publisher
    ..was 49 times greater than for a 30 m tall conspecific, and 127 times greater than for a 30 m tall Dipteryx panamensis...
  12. Diniz Filho J, Diniz J, Rangel T, Soares T, Telles M, Collevatti R, et al. A new eigenfunction spatial analysis describing population genetic structure. Genetica. 2013;141:479-89 pubmed publisher
    ..differentiation) and to analyze spatial patterns in alleles from microsatellite data for 25 local populations of Dipteryx alata, a tree species endemic to the Brazilian Cerrado...
  13. Diniz Filho J, Collevatti R, Soares T, Telles M. Geographical patterns of turnover and nestedness-resultant components of allelic diversity among populations. Genetica. 2012;140:189-95 pubmed
    ..or nestedness-resultant dissimilarity, can be applied to allelic variation data, using an endemic Cerrado tree (Dipteryx alata) as a case study...
  14. Bonavides K, Pelegrini P, Laumann R, Grossi de Sa M, Bloch C, Melo J, et al. Molecular identification of four different alpha-amylase inhibitors from baru (Dipteryx alata) seeds with activity toward insect enzymes. J Biochem Mol Biol. 2007;40:494-500 pubmed
    ..With this aim, alpha-amylase inhibitors from baru seeds (Dipteryx alata) were isolated by affinity chromatographic procedures, causing enhanced inhibition of C...
  15. Esteves Pedro N, Borim T, Nazato V, Silva M, Lopes P, dos Santos M, et al. In vitro and in vivo safety evaluation of Dipteryx alata Vogel extract. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2012;12:9 pubmed publisher
    b>Dipteryx alata Vogel popularly known as "baru" is an important commercial leguminous tree species from the Brazilian Cerrado, which possess medicinal properties, besides its fruits consumption by animals and humans...
  16. da Cruz K, da Silva M, de Freitas O, Neves V. Partial characterization of proteins from baru (Dipteryx alata Vog) seeds. J Sci Food Agric. 2011;91:2006-12 pubmed publisher
    Baru (Dipteryx alata Vog.) is a fruit distributed throughout the Brazilian savanna and contains a seed with a high protein content, whose properties have been rarely explored...
  17. Fernandes D, Freitas J, Czeder L, Naves M. Nutritional composition and protein value of the baru (Dipteryx alata Vog.) almond from the Brazilian Savanna. J Sci Food Agric. 2010;90:1650-5 pubmed publisher
    The almond of the baru tree (Dipteryx alata Vog.), a native species of the Brazilian Savanna, is used in the gastronomy of the central western region of the country...
  18. Ruiz J, Ingram Flóres C, Boucher D, Chaves L. Beneficial effect of spider presence on seedling recruitment of the tropical rainforest tree Dipteryx oleifera (Fabaceae). Rev Biol Trop. 2009;57:837-46 pubmed
    ..with lower arthropod herbivory, seedling growth, and seedling survival of the tropical rainforest tree species Dipteryx oleifera in eastern Nicaragua. The study was conducted from January 2005 to January 2006 in a 6...
  19. Guimarães R, Telles M, Antunes A, Correa K, Ribeiro C, Coelho A, et al. Discovery and characterization of new microsatellite loci in Dipteryx alata Vogel (Fabaceae) using next-generation sequencing data. Genet Mol Res. 2017;16: pubmed publisher
    ..The development of microsatellite markers using these data is a relatively quick and easy process. Dipteryx alata Vogel (Fabaceae) is an arboreal species from the Cerrado biome and is considered an important plant genetic ..
  20. Häser K, Wenk H, Schwab W. Biocatalytic production of dihydrocoumarin from coumarin by Saccharomyces cerevisiae. J Agric Food Chem. 2006;54:6236-40 pubmed
    ..cerevisiae within 147 h. This dihydrocoumarin thus fulfills all of the criteria of a natural raw material and can be used as a natural flavoring in accordance with U.S. and European Union regulations...
  21. Januário A, Lourenço M, Domézio L, Pietro R, Castilho M, Tomazela D, et al. Isolation and structure determination of bioactive isoflavones from callus culture of Dipteryx odorata. Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo). 2005;53:740-2 pubmed
    Crude extracts of callus and roots of Dipteryx odorata were analyzed by HPLC to detect and quantify isoflavone contents...