orobanchaceae

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Summary: The broom-rape plant family of the order Lamiales.

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  1. Schneeweiss G. Correlated evolution of life history and host range in the nonphotosynthetic parasitic flowering plants Orobanche and Phelipanche (Orobanchaceae). J Evol Biol. 2007;20:471-8 pubmed
    Most members of the nonphotosynthetic parasitic genera Orobanche and Phelipanche (Orobanchaceae) have narrow host ranges, and, as they grow on perennial hosts, are (at least potentially) perennial themselves...
  2. Westwood J, Yoder J, Timko M, dePamphilis C. The evolution of parasitism in plants. Trends Plant Sci. 2010;15:227-35 pubmed publisher
    ..In this review, we focus on the Orobanchaceae, which are unique among the parasitic plants in that extant member species include the full range of host ..
  3. Joel D, Bar H, Mayer A, Plakhine D, Ziadne H, Westwood J, et al. Seed ultrastructure and water absorption pathway of the root-parasitic plant Phelipanche aegyptiaca (Orobanchaceae). Ann Bot. 2012;109:181-95 pubmed publisher
    Obligate root parasitic plants of the Orobanchaceae do not germinate unless they chemically detect a host plant nearby...
  4. Besserer A, Puech Pages V, Kiefer P, Gomez Roldan V, Jauneau A, Roy S, et al. Strigolactones stimulate arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi by activating mitochondria. PLoS Biol. 2006;4:e226 pubmed
    ..intraradices. We conclude that strigolactones are important rhizospheric plant signals involved in stimulating both the pre-symbiotic growth of AM fungi and the germination of parasitic plants...
  5. Pettengill J, Neel M. Phylogenetic patterns and conservation among North American members of the genus Agalinis (Orobanchaceae). BMC Evol Biol. 2008;8:264 pubmed publisher
    ..Twenty-one of these species are of conservation concern in at least some part of their range...
  6. Torres M, Tomilov A, Tomilova N, Reagan R, Yoder J. Pscroph, a parasitic plant EST database enriched for parasite associated transcripts. BMC Plant Biol. 2005;5:24 pubmed
    Parasitic plants in the Orobanchaceae develop invasive root haustoria upon contact with host roots or root factors...
  7. Piednoël M, Aberer A, Schneeweiss G, Macas J, Novak P, Gundlach H, et al. Next-generation sequencing reveals the impact of repetitive DNA across phylogenetically closely related genomes of Orobanchaceae. Mol Biol Evol. 2012;29:3601-11 pubmed publisher
    We used next-generation sequencing to characterize the genomes of nine species of Orobanchaceae of known phylogenetic relationships, different life forms, and including a polyploid species...
  8. Tomilov A, Tomilova N, Wroblewski T, Michelmore R, Yoder J. Trans-specific gene silencing between host and parasitic plants. Plant J. 2008;56:389-97 pubmed publisher
    Species of Orobanchaceae parasitize the roots of nearby host plants to rob them of water and other nutrients...
  9. Wickett N, Honaas L, Wafula E, DAS M, Huang K, Wu B, et al. Transcriptomes of the parasitic plant family Orobanchaceae reveal surprising conservation of chlorophyll synthesis. Curr Biol. 2011;21:2098-104 pubmed publisher
    Parasitism in flowering plants has evolved at least 11 times [1]. Only one family, Orobanchaceae, comprises all major nutritional types of parasites: facultative, hemiparasitic (partially photosynthetic), and holoparasitic (..

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  1. Park J, Manen J, Schneeweiss G. Horizontal gene transfer of a plastid gene in the non-photosynthetic flowering plants Orobanche and Phelipanche (Orobanchaceae). Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2007;43:974-85 pubmed
    ..With both donor and recipient being parasitic plants, a possible pathway for the exchange of genetic material is via a commonly attacked host...
  2. Park J, Schneeweiss G, Weiss Schneeweiss H. Diversity and evolution of Ty1-copia and Ty3-gypsy retroelements in the non-photosynthetic flowering plants Orobanche and Phelipanche (Orobanchaceae). Gene. 2007;387:75-86 pubmed
    ..obtained from 20 clones for each retroelement type from seven and six accessions of Orobanche and Phelipanche (Orobanchaceae), respectively...
  3. Péron T, Véronési C, Mortreau E, Pouvreau J, Thoiron S, Leduc N, et al. Role of the sucrose synthase encoding PrSus1 gene in the development of the parasitic plant Phelipanche ramosa L. (Pomel). Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2012;25:402-11 pubmed publisher
  4. Neel M, Cummings M. Section-level relationships of North American Agalinis (Orobanchaceae) based on DNA sequence analysis of three chloroplast gene regions. BMC Evol Biol. 2004;4:15 pubmed
    ..We used DNA sequence data from three chloroplast genes to examine phylogenetic relationships among sections within the genus Agalinis Raf. (=Gerardia), and between Agalinis and closely related genera within Orobanchaceae.
  5. McNeal J, Bennett J, Wolfe A, Mathews S. Phylogeny and origins of holoparasitism in Orobanchaceae. Am J Bot. 2013;100:971-83 pubmed publisher
    b>Orobanchaceae are a family of angiosperms that range from fully autotrophic and free-living to completely heterotrophic and dependent on their hosts (holoparasites). Most of the ca...
  6. Tesitel J, Plavcová L, Cameron D. Heterotrophic carbon gain by the root hemiparasites, Rhinanthus minor and Euphrasia rostkoviana (Orobanchaceae). Planta. 2010;231:1137-44 pubmed publisher
    ..and Euphrasia rostkoviana Hayne (Orobanchaceae), using natural abundance stable isotope (delta(13)C) profiles of both parasites attached to C(3) (wheat) and ..
  7. Bandaranayake P, Filappova T, Tomilov A, Tomilova N, Jamison McClung D, Ngo Q, et al. A single-electron reducing quinone oxidoreductase is necessary to induce haustorium development in the root parasitic plant Triphysaria. Plant Cell. 2010;22:1404-19 pubmed publisher
    Parasitic plants in the Orobanchaceae develop haustoria in response to contact with host roots or chemical haustoria-inducing factors...
  8. Yoneyama K, Awad A, Xie X, Yoneyama K, Takeuchi Y. Strigolactones as germination stimulants for root parasitic plants. Plant Cell Physiol. 2010;51:1095-103 pubmed publisher
    ..are the two most devastating root parasitic plants belonging to the family Orobanchaceae and are causing enormous crop losses throughout the world...
  9. Bandaranayake P, Tomilov A, Tomilova N, Ngo Q, Wickett N, dePamphilis C, et al. The TvPirin gene is necessary for haustorium development in the parasitic plant Triphysaria versicolor. Plant Physiol. 2012;158:1046-53 pubmed publisher
    ..mediate interactions between roots of different plants, perhaps the most obvious being those between parasitic Orobanchaceae and their plant hosts...
  10. Eaton D, Ree R. Inferring phylogeny and introgression using RADseq data: an example from flowering plants (Pedicularis: Orobanchaceae). Syst Biol. 2013;62:689-706 pubmed publisher
    ..section Cyathophora, a systematically recalcitrant clade of flowering plants in the broomrape family (Orobanchaceae)...
  11. Yu W, Liu M, Wang H, Mill R, Ree R, Yang J, et al. Towards a comprehensive phylogeny of the large temperate genus Pedicularis (Orobanchaceae), with an emphasis on species from the Himalaya-Hengduan Mountains. BMC Plant Biol. 2015;15:176 pubmed publisher
  12. Yang Z, Zhang Y, Wafula E, Honaas L, Ralph P, Jones S, et al. Horizontal gene transfer is more frequent with increased heterotrophy and contributes to parasite adaptation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016;113:E7010-E7019 pubmed publisher
    ..We sought evidence of HGTs in transcriptomes of three parasitic members of Orobanchaceae, a plant family containing species spanning the full spectrum of parasitic capabilities, plus the free-living <..
  13. Ngo Q, Albrecht H, Tsuchimatsu T, Grossniklaus U. The differentially regulated genes TvQR1 and TvPirin of the parasitic plant Triphysaria exhibit distinctive natural allelic diversity. BMC Plant Biol. 2013;13:28 pubmed publisher
  14. Lorenz P, Knittel D, Conrad J, Lotter E, Heilmann J, Stintzing F, et al. 1-Acetyl-3-[(3R)-hydroxyfatty acyl]glycerols: Lipid Compounds from Euphrasia rostkoviana Hayne and E. tetraquetra (Bréb.) Arrond. Chem Biodivers. 2016;13:602-12 pubmed publisher
    ..named euphrasianins A - E, were characterized for the first time in Euphrasia rostkoviana Hayne (Orobanchaceae) by gas chromatography/mass spectrometry (GC/MS) and high-performance liquid chromatography/atmospheric ..
  15. Yatoo M, Dimri U, Gopalakrishnan A, Karthik K, Gopi M, Khandia R, et al. Beneficial health applications and medicinal values of Pedicularis plants: A review. Biomed Pharmacother. 2017;95:1301-1313 pubmed publisher
    Pedicularis plants (Orobanchaceae), popularly known as lousewort, are found in Asia, Europe, and North America, and have been used in Sowa-Rigpa, the Himalayan art of healing and a traditional system of medicine for treating various ..
  16. Vurro M, Boari A, Evidente A, Andolfi A, Zermane N. Natural metabolites for parasitic weed management. Pest Manag Sci. 2009;65:566-71 pubmed publisher
    ..Some of the fungal metabolites tested were also able to stimulate the germination of O. ramosa seeds. The major findings in this research field are described and discussed. ..
  17. Yao Z, Tian F, Cao X, Xu Y, Chen M, Xiang B, et al. Global Transcriptomic Analysis Reveals the Mechanism of Phelipanche aegyptiaca Seed Germination. Int J Mol Sci. 2016;17: pubmed publisher
    Phelipanche aegyptiaca is one of the most destructive root parasitic plants of Orobanchaceae. This plant has significant impacts on crop yields worldwide...
  18. Demey A, Ameloot E, Staelens J, De Schrijver A, Verstraeten G, Boeckx P, et al. Effects of two contrasting hemiparasitic plant species on biomass production and nitrogen availability. Oecologia. 2013;173:293-303 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose that, depending on the particular hemiparasite and/or site conditions, these positive litter feedbacks on shoot biomass can compensate for the negative effect of parasitism...
  19. Jiang F, Jeschke W, Hartung W, Cameron D. Mobility of boron-polyol complexes in the hemiparasitic association between Rhinanthus minor and Hordeum vulgare: the effects of nitrogen nutrition. Physiol Plant. 2008;134:13-21 pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings are consistent with a close relationship between B re-translocation and mannitol concentrations in phloem vessels. ..
  20. Zeng S, Zhou T, Han K, Yang Y, Zhao J, Liu Z. The Complete Chloroplast Genome Sequences of Six Rehmannia Species. Genes (Basel). 2017;8: pubmed publisher
    i>Rehmannia is a non-parasitic genus in Orobanchaceae including six species mainly distributed in central and north China...
  21. Schneider A, Moore A. Parallel Pleistocene amphitropical disjunctions of a parasitic plant and its host. Am J Bot. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..Both Aphyllon (Orobanchaceae) and Grindelia (Asteraceae) have amphitropical disjunctions between North America and South America; ..
  22. Zhang L, Wang X, Du G. Primary floral allocation per flower in 12 Pedicularis (Orobanchaceae) species: significant effect of two distinct rewarding types for pollinators. J Plant Res. 2011;124:655-61 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, environmental conditions (elevation) may also play a relatively important role in determining patterns of variation in floral allocation per flower, whereas plant size may not. ..
  23. Yim S, Kim H, Liu Y, Lee I. A novel iridoid from Boschniakia rossica. Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo). 2004;52:289-90 pubmed
    ..The structures of compounds were elucidated by spectroscopic methods. ..
  24. Wedlich K, Rintoul N, Peacock S, Cape J, Coyle M, Toet S, et al. Effects of ozone on species composition in an upland grassland. Oecologia. 2012;168:1137-46 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest that elevated ozone concentrations may be a significant barrier to achieving increased species diversity in managed grasslands. ..
  25. Rehker J, Lachnit M, Kaldenhoff R. Molecular convergence of the parasitic plant species Cuscuta reflexa and Phelipanche aegyptiaca. Planta. 2012;236:557-66 pubmed publisher
    ..A reduction in P. aegyptiaca infection rates during experiments in flower pots and in an in vitro polybag system in comparison to controls was recorded. ..
  26. Zhang L, Zhao Y, Wang Z, Wei K, Qiu B, Zhang C, et al. The genus Boschniakia in China: An ethnopharmacological and phytochemical review. J Ethnopharmacol. 2016;194:987-1004 pubmed publisher
    ..and B. himalaica Hook?f?et Thoms, which are the only two species in the genus Boschniakia (Orobanchaceae), have long been used in traditional Chinese medicine for their multiple therapeutic uses related to enhanced ..
  27. Svetlikova P, Hajek T, Tesitel J. A hemiparasite in the forest understorey: photosynthetic performance and carbon balance of Melampyrum pratense. Plant Biol (Stuttg). 2018;20:50-58 pubmed publisher
    ..pratense retains efficient photosynthesis and high transpiration rate, the ecophysiological traits typical of related root hemiparasites in the Orobanchaceae.
  28. Aly R, Hamamouch N, Abu Nassar J, Wolf S, Joel D, Eizenberg H, et al. Movement of protein and macromolecules between host plants and the parasitic weed Phelipanche aegyptiaca Pers. Plant Cell Rep. 2011;30:2233-41 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present study, we prove for the first time delivery of proteins from host to the parasitic weed P. aegyptiaca via phloem connections, providing information for developing parasite resistance strategies. ..
  29. Khan Z, Midega C, Hooper A, Pickett J. Push-Pull: Chemical Ecology-Based Integrated Pest Management Technology. J Chem Ecol. 2016;42:689-97 pubmed publisher
    Lepidopterous stemborers, and parasitic striga weeds belonging to the family Orobanchaceae, attack cereal crops in sub-Saharan Africa causing severe yield losses...
  30. Samigullin T, Logacheva M, Penin A, Vallejo Roman C. Complete Plastid Genome of the Recent Holoparasite Lathraea squamaria Reveals Earliest Stages of Plastome Reduction in Orobanchaceae. PLoS ONE. 2016;11:e0150718 pubmed publisher
    Plants from the family Orobanchaceae are widely used as a model to study different aspects of parasitic lifestyle including host-parasite interactions and physiological and genomic adaptations...
  31. Lendzemo V, Kuyper T, Vierheilig H. Striga seed-germination activity of root exudates and compounds present in stems of Striga host and nonhost (trap crop) plants is reduced due to root colonization by arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi. Mycorrhiza. 2009;19:287-294 pubmed publisher
    ..by arbuscular mycorrhizal (AM) fungi reduces stimulation of seed germination of the plant parasite Striga (Orobanchaceae)...
  32. Rowntree J, Cameron D, Preziosi R. Genetic variation changes the interactions between the parasitic plant-ecosystem engineer Rhinanthus and its hosts. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2011;366:1380-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, genetic variations within host and parasite are probably essential components of the ecosystem-altering effects of Rhinanthus...
  33. Cameron D, Seel W. Functional anatomy of haustoria formed by Rhinanthus minor: linking evidence from histology and isotope tracing. New Phytol. 2007;174:412-9 pubmed
    ..vulgare and P. lanceolata. For the first time, this study has established that the resistance mechanisms of the forbs are effective in preventing the parasite from directly accessing their xylem solutes...
  34. Zhou W, Yoneyama K, Takeuchi Y, Iso S, Rungmekarat S, Chae S, et al. In vitro infection of host roots by differentiated calli of the parasitic plant Orobanche. J Exp Bot. 2004;55:899-907 pubmed
    ..Calli were then placed on the raised root portions and successfully infected the roots and developed young Orobanche tubercles with vascular system that directly connected to the host...
  35. Natalis L, Wesselingh R. Post-pollination barriers and their role in asymmetric hybridization in Rhinanthus (Orobanchaceae). Am J Bot. 2012;99:1847-56 pubmed publisher
    ..To explain the asymmetrical introgression observed between two bumblebee-pollinated plant species (Rhinanthus angustifolius and R. minor), we focused on post-pollination barriers and ethological isolation of hybrids...
  36. Zhang Y, Fernández Aparicio M, Wafula E, DAS M, Jiao Y, Wickett N, et al. Evolution of a horizontally acquired legume gene, albumin 1, in the parasitic plant Phelipanche aegyptiaca and related species. BMC Evol Biol. 2013;13:48 pubmed publisher
    ..There is increasing evidence that parasitic plants have served as recipients and donors of horizontal gene transfer (HGT), but the long-term impacts of eukaryotic HGT in parasitic plants are largely unknown...
  37. Quan J, Piao L, Xu H, Li T, Yin X. Protective effect of iridoid glucosides from Boschniakia rossica on acute liver injury induced by carbon tetrachloride in rats. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2009;73:849-54 pubmed
    ..These results demonstrate that BRI produced a protective action on CCl4-induced acute hepatic injury via reduced oxidative stress, suppressed inflammatory response and improved CYP2E1 function in the liver...
  38. Tesitel J, Tesarova M. Ultrastructure of hydathode trichomes of hemiparasitic Rhinanthus alectorolophus and Odontites vernus: how important is their role in physiology and evolution of parasitism in Orobanchaceae?. Plant Biol (Stuttg). 2013;15:119-25 pubmed publisher
    The Rhinanthoid clade of the family Orobanchaceae comprises plants displaying a hemiparasitic or holoparasitic strategy of resource acquisition. Some of its species (mainly Rhinanthus spp...
  39. Quan J, Piao L, Wang X, Li T, Yin X. Rossicaside B protects against carbon tetrachloride-induced hepatotoxicity in mice. Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol. 2009;105:380-6 pubmed publisher
  40. Quan J, Yin X, Xu H. Boschniakia rossica prevents the carbon tetrachloride-induced hepatotoxicity in rat. Exp Toxicol Pathol. 2011;63:53-9 pubmed publisher
  41. Yoder J, Gunathilake P, Wu B, Tomilova N, Tomilov A. Engineering host resistance against parasitic weeds with RNA interference. Pest Manag Sci. 2009;65:460-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Sequence information obtained from different parasite species can be used to clone the homologous gene from a particular pest or can be directly transformed into crop plants...
  42. Gaudeul M, Véla E, Rouhan G. Eastward colonization of the Mediterranean Basin by two geographically structured clades: The case of Odontites Ludw. (Orobanchaceae). Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2016;96:140-149 pubmed publisher
    ..The link between phylogeny and geography suggests limited dispersal, and most dispersal events may have occurred overland rather than overseas. ..
  43. Draie R, Péron T, Pouvreau J, Véronési C, Jégou S, Delavault P, et al. Invertases involved in the development of the parasitic plant Phelipanche ramosa: characterization of the dominant soluble acid isoform, PrSAI1. Mol Plant Pathol. 2011;12:638-52 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results show that PrSAI1 and, possibly, PrCWI constitute good targets for the development of new transgenic resistance in host plants using proteinaceous inhibitors or silencing strategies...
  44. Li M, Shi M, Liu Y, Xu Q, Yang S. Phenylethanoid glycosides from Monochasma savatieri and their anticomplement activity through the classical pathway. Planta Med. 2012;78:1381-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The structures of 1-5 were elucidated on the basis of spectroscopic data analysis. Moreover, all isolated compounds were evaluated for anticomplement activity through the classical pathway...
  45. Auttachoat W, Chitsomboon B, Peachee V, Guo T, White K. Immunomodulation by Dok Din Daeng (Aeginetia indica Roxb.) extracts in female B6C3F1 mice: (I): stimulation of T cells. Int Immunopharmacol. 2004;4:1367-79 pubmed
    ..Overall, this study demonstrated that the extracts from A. indica Roxbert had a T cell stimulatory activity...
  46. Bandaranayake P, Yoder J. Trans-specific gene silencing of acetyl-CoA carboxylase in a root-parasitic plant. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2013;26:575-84 pubmed publisher
    Parasitic species of the family Orobanchaceae are devastating agricultural pests in many parts of the world. The control of weedy Orobanchaceae spp...
  47. Fisher J, Phoenix G, Childs D, Press M, Smith S, Pilkington M, et al. Parasitic plant litter input: a novel indirect mechanism influencing plant community structure. New Phytol. 2013;198:222-31 pubmed publisher
    ..We must consider both positive indirect (litter) and negative direct (parasitism) impacts of parasitic plants to understand their role in structuring plant communities...
  48. Zhang Y, Wu C, Guo L, Chen Y, Han L, Liu E, et al. Triglyceride accumulation inhibitory effects of phenylpropanoid glycosides from Boschniakia rossica Fedtsch et Flerov. Fitoterapia. 2013;85:69-75 pubmed publisher
    ..Activity screening results showed that some isolates had TG accumulation inhibitory effects in HepG2 cells. Furthermore, the structure-activity relationship was partly clarified...
  49. Shi M, He W, Liu Y, Li X, Yang S, Xu Q. Protective effect of total phenylethanoid glycosides from Monochasma savatieri Franch on myocardial ischemia injury. Phytomedicine. 2013;20:1251-5 pubmed publisher
  50. Crichton R, Squirrell J, Woodin S, Dalrymple S, Hollingsworth P. Isolation of microsatellite primers for Melampyrum sylvaticum (Orobanchaceae), an endangered plant in the United Kingdom. Am J Bot. 2012;99:e457-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Microsatellite markers were developed for the hemiparasitic plant Melampyrum sylvaticum to investigate the breeding system, genetic diversity, and structure of populations in the United Kingdom, Sweden, and Norway...
  51. Piao L, Zhang X, Jin X, Li S. [Effect of Boschniakia rossica extract on free radicals in brain of D-galactose induced senile rats]. Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Xue Bao. 2003;1:125-7 pubmed
    ..To study the effect of Boschniakia rossica extract on free radicals in the brain of D-galactose induced senile rats...
  52. Shyr M, Tsai T, Lin L. Rossicasins A, B and rosicaside F, three new phenylpropanoid glycosides from Boschniakia rossica. Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo). 2006;54:252-4 pubmed
    ..Compound 7 was identified from the degradation reaction and this is the first isolation from a natural source...
  53. Rodrigues A, Colwell A, Stefanovic S. Development and characterization of polymorphic microsatellite markers for Conopholis americana (Orobanchaceae). Am J Bot. 2012;99:e4-6 pubmed publisher
    ..To investigate the population structure, genetic diversity, and mating system of this predominantly eastern North American species, we developed polymorphic microsatellite markers for C. americana...
  54. Mohamed K, Papes M, Williams R, Benz B, Peterson A. Global invasive potential of 10 parasitic witchweeds and related Orobanchaceae. Ambio. 2006;35:281-8 pubmed
    The plant family Orobanchaceae includes many parasitic weeds that are also impressive invaders and aggressive crop pests with several specialized features (e.g. microscopic seeds, parasitic habits)...
  55. Wang Z, Lu C, Wu C, Xu M, Kou X, Kong D, et al. Polysaccharide of Boschniakia rossica induces apoptosis on laryngeal carcinoma Hep2 cells. Gene. 2014;536:203-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Activation of both mitochondria-mediated and death receptor-mediated apoptosis pathways is involved in the cytotoxicity of BRP...
  56. Quested H, Press M, Callaghan T. Litter of the hemiparasite Bartsia alpina enhances plant growth: evidence for a functional role in nutrient cycling. Oecologia. 2003;135:606-14 pubmed
  57. Liu Y, He W, Mo L, Shi M, Zhu Y, Pan S, et al. Antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory activities and toxicology of phenylethanoid glycosides from Monochasma savatieri Franch. ex Maxim. J Ethnopharmacol. 2013;149:431-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Monochasma savatieri Franch. ex Maxim is used for treating many diseases in Traditional Chinese Medicine...
  58. Venditti A, Serrilli A, Bianco A. Iridoids from Bellardia trixago (L.) All. Nat Prod Res. 2013;27:1413-6 pubmed publisher
    ..methyl ester, as in the case of 4 and 6, and the second one because it is the parent compound of iridoids characteristic of Orobanchaceae family. Also an alditol, D-mannitol (9), was recognised for the first time from this species.
  59. Wang B, Tu P, Deng X. [Morphological and histological studies of Herba Boschniakiae]. Zhong Yao Cai. 1999;22:67-9 pubmed
    ..This results provide authentic methods for the identification of Herba Boschniakiae...
  60. Auttachoat W, Chitsomboon B, Peachee V, Guo T, White K. Immunomodulation by Dok Din Daeng (Aeginetia indica Roxb.) extracts in female B6C3F1 mice: II. Humoral immunity, innate immunity and hematology. Int Immunopharmacol. 2004;4:1381-90 pubmed
    ..Taken together, the enhancing effect of DDD extracts on T cells may be primarily responsible for the successful and long-time use of this traditional herbal medicine in Thailand...
  61. Fernández Aparicio M, Flores F, Rubiales D. Recognition of root exudates by seeds of broomrape (Orobanche and Phelipanche) species. Ann Bot. 2009;103:423-31 pubmed publisher
    ..This work aims to investigate potential patterns for the reception requirements needed to activate germination within Orobanche and Phelipanche species...
  62. de Zélicourt A, Montiel G, Pouvreau J, Thoiron S, Delgrange S, Simier P, et al. Susceptibility of Phelipanche and Orobanche species to AAL-toxin. Planta. 2009;230:1047-55 pubmed publisher
    ..We therefore propose a model for the molecular mechanism governing broomrape susceptibility to the fungus Alternaria alternata...
  63. Tsai Y, Manos P. Host density drives the postglacial migration of the tree parasite, Epifagus virginiana. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010;107:17035-40 pubmed publisher
    ..Due to host density constraints, highly specialized species may have low migration capacities and long lag times before colonization of new areas...
  64. Pettengill J, Neel M. A sequential approach using genetic and morphological analyses to test species status: the case of United States federally endangered Agalinis acuta (Orobanchaceae). Am J Bot. 2011;98:859-71 pubmed publisher
    ..study was to assess the evolutionary distinctiveness of the federally endangered plant species Agalinis acuta (Orobanchaceae) to ensure it represents a distinct taxon warranting protection under the United States Endangered Species Act.
  65. Ducarme V, Wesselingh R. Outcrossing rates in two self-compatible, hybridising Rhinanthus species: implications for hybrid formation. Plant Biol (Stuttg). 2013;15:541-7 pubmed publisher
    ..minor cytoplasm. The formation of advanced hybrids depends on pollinator preference, which is biased towards R. angustifolius if present in sufficient numbers, because it offers more rewards...
  66. Zhao W, Jin M, Li T, Wang Y, Quan J. [Intervention effect of aqueous fractions from Boschniakia rossica on hepatic oxidative stress in mice with liver injury induced by carbon tetrachloride]. Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2013;38:875-8 pubmed
    ..To investigate the intervention effect of aqueous fractions from Boschniakia rossica (BRAF) on hepatic oxidative stress in mice with liver injury induced by carbon tetrachloride (CCl4)...
  67. Tesitel J, Leps J, Vráblová M, Cameron D. The role of heterotrophic carbon acquisition by the hemiparasitic plant Rhinanthus alectorolophus in seedling establishment in natural communities: a physiological perspective. New Phytol. 2011;192:188-99 pubmed publisher
    ..The heterotrophic carbon acquisition can allow hemiparasite establishment in communities of moderate productivity, helping well-attached hemiparasites to escape from the critical seedling stage...
  68. Cardoso C, Ruyter Spira C, Bouwmeester H. Strigolactones and root infestation by plant-parasitic Striga, Orobanche and Phelipanche spp. Plant Sci. 2011;180:414-20 pubmed publisher
  69. Cui S, Wakatake T, Hashimoto K, Saucet S, Toyooka K, Yoshida S, et al. Haustorial Hairs Are Specialized Root Hairs That Support Parasitism in the Facultative Parasitic Plant Phtheirospermum japonicum. Plant Physiol. 2016;170:1492-503 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we use Phtheirospermum japonicum, a facultative root parasite in the Orobanchaceae, as a model parasitic plant...
  70. Lechat M, Pouvreau J, Péron T, Gauthier M, Montiel G, Véronési C, et al. PrCYP707A1, an ABA catabolic gene, is a key component of Phelipanche ramosa seed germination in response to the strigolactone analogue GR24. J Exp Bot. 2012;63:5311-22 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, in situ hybridization corroborates the putative location of cells receptive to the germination stimulants in seeds...
  71. Wu C, Piao X, Piao D, Jin Y, Li C. Treatment of pig serum-induced rat liver fibrosis with Boschniakia rossica, oxymatrine and interferon-alpha. World J Gastroenterol. 2005;11:122-6 pubmed
    ..To investigate the effect of Boschniakia rossica (BR), oxymatrine (OM) and interferon-alpha (IFN-alpha) 1b on the therapy of rat liver fibrosis and its mechanism...
  72. Lockhart J. Plastid genes that were lost along the road to parasitism. Plant Cell. 2013;25:3636 pubmed publisher
  73. Rodrigues A, Colwell A, Stefanovic S. Molecular systematics of the parasitic genus Conopholis (Orobanchaceae) inferred from plastid and nuclear sequences. Am J Bot. 2011;98:896-908 pubmed publisher
    ..We assessed the relationships among populations and species of this genus to determine whether the present taxonomic hypothesis is reflected in molecular phylogenies...
  74. Liu Y, Sheng Y, Yuan G, Wang Y, Wei H, Guan M, et al. Purification and physicochemical properties of different polysaccharide fractions from the water extract of Boschniakia rossica and their effect on macrophages activation. Int J Biol Macromol. 2011;49:1007-11 pubmed publisher
    ..The results indicated that the effect of polysaccharides on macrophages activation was influenced by their respective physicochemical properties...