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Summary: A plant genus of the family SAPINDACEAE, best known for trees with palmately lobed leaves.

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  1. Ugine T, Gardescu S, Lewis P, Hajek A. Efficacy of imidacloprid, trunk-injected into Acer platanoides, for control of adult Asian longhorned beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae). J Econ Entomol. 2012;105:2015-28 pubmed
    ..The beetles were fed twigs and leaves cut between June-September 2010 from Norway maples (Acer platanoides L.) in the beetle-infested area of Worcester, MA...
  2. Royer D, McElwain J, Adams J, Wilf P. Sensitivity of leaf size and shape to climate within Acer rubrum and Quercus kelloggii. New Phytol. 2008;179:808-17 pubmed publisher
    ..The leaf physiognomy of two species whose native North American ranges span large climatic gradients (Acer rubrum and Quercus kelloggii) was quantified and correlated to mean annual temperature (MAT)...
  3. Zaccherio M, Finzi A. Atmospheric deposition may affect northern hardwood forest composition by altering soil nutrient supply. Ecol Appl. 2007;17:1929-41 pubmed
  4. Takayama K, Sun B, Stuessy T. Genetic consequences of anagenetic speciation in Acer okamotoanum (Sapindaceae) on Ullung Island, Korea. Ann Bot. 2012;109:321-30 pubmed publisher
    ..We investigated genetic variation in Acer okamotoanum, an anagenetically derived species endemic to Ullung Island, South Korea, to infer genetic consequences ..
  5. Gleiser G, Verdú M, Segarra Moragues J, González Martínez S, Pannell J. Disassortative mating, sexual specialization, and the evolution of gender dimorphism in heterodichogamous Acer opalus. Evolution. 2008;62:1676-88 pubmed publisher
    ..We test these ideas in a population of the heterodichogamous species, Acer opalus...
  6. Shahba M, Bauerle W. Growth temperature modulates the spatial variability of leaf morphology and chemical elements within crowns of climatically divergent Acer rubrum genotypes. Tree Physiol. 2009;29:869-77 pubmed publisher
    ..Within-crown temperature dependence of leaf morphology, carbon and nitrogen was examined in two genotypes of Acer rubrum L. (red maple) from different latitudes, where the mean annual temperature varies between 7.2 and 19...
  7. Deguchi J, Motegi Y, Nakata A, Hosoya T, Morita H. Cyclic diarylheptanoids as inhibitors of NO production from Acer nikoense. J Nat Med. 2013;67:234-9 pubmed publisher
    ..A benzoyl ester derivative of acerogenin C showed the most potent inhibitory activity of NO production from lipopolysaccharide-activated macrophages. ..
  8. Weston D, Bauerle W. Inhibition and acclimation of C(3) photosynthesis to moderate heat: a perspective from thermally contrasting genotypes of Acer rubrum (red maple). Tree Physiol. 2007;27:1083-92 pubmed
    Effects of moderate heat on growth and photosynthesis were investigated in two clonal genotypes of Acer rubrum L...
  9. Yuan T, Wan C, Gonzalez Sarrias A, Kandhi V, Cech N, Seeram N. Phenolic glycosides from sugar maple (Acer saccharum) bark. J Nat Prod. 2011;74:2472-6 pubmed publisher
    ..saccharumosides A-D (1-4), along with eight known phenolic glycosides, were isolated from the bark of sugar maple (Acer saccharum). The structures of 1-4 were elucidated on the basis of spectroscopic data analysis...

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  1. Ding Y, Liang C, Kim J, Lee Y, Hyun J, Kang H, et al. Triterpene compounds isolated from Acer mandshuricum and their anti-inflammatory activity. Bioorg Med Chem Lett. 2010;20:1528-31 pubmed publisher
    ..3); friedelin (4); glutinol (5); (3beta)-d-glucopyranoside-stigmast-5-en-3-yl (6), from the stems and leaves of Acer mandshuricum...
  2. Qi F, Jing T, Zhan Y. Characterization of endophytic fungi from Acer ginnala Maxim. in an artificial plantation: media effect and tissue-dependent variation. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e46785 pubmed publisher
    The community of endophytic fungi associated with Acer ginnala, a common tree in northeastern China, was investigated...
  3. Zehnder C, Stodola K, Joyce B, Egetter D, Cooper R, Hunter M. Elevational and seasonal variation in the foliar quality and arthropod community of Acer pensylvanicum. Environ Entomol. 2009;38:1161-7 pubmed
    ..LTER site in the Southern Appalachian Mountains, we examined spatial and temporal variation in striped maple, Acer pensylvanicum, foliar quality and associated patterns in the arthropod community...
  4. Royer D, Meyerson L, Robertson K, Adams J. Phenotypic plasticity of leaf shape along a temperature gradient in Acer rubrum. PLoS ONE. 2009;4:e7653 pubmed publisher
    ..We measured leaf size and shape in Acer rubrum derived from four seed sources with a broad temperature range and grown for two years in two gardens with ..
  5. Freer Smith P, Beckett K, Taylor G. Deposition velocities to Sorbus aria, Acer campestre, Populus deltoides X trichocarpa 'Beaupré', Pinus nigra and X Cupressocyparis leylandii for coarse, fine and ultra-fine particles in the urban environment. Environ Pollut. 2005;133:157-67 pubmed
    ..Chemical analysis of the aqueous soluble fractions of coarse, fine and ultra-fine particles showed the importance of nitrates, chloride and phosphates in all three size categories at the polluted and more rural location...
  6. Bauerle W, Bowden J, McLeod M, Toler J. Modeling intra-crown and intra-canopy interactions in red maple: assessment of light transfer on carbon dioxide and water vapor exchange. Tree Physiol. 2004;24:589-97 pubmed
    ..Nursery and plantation productivity per unit land area was optimized by tactical placement of trees of several sizes, but this was accompanied by increased canopy water use. ..
  7. Ward J, Dawson T, Ehleringer J. Responses of Acer negundo genders to interannual differences in water availability determined from carbon isotope ratios of tree ring cellulose. Tree Physiol. 2002;22:339-46 pubmed
    ..Dioecious Acer negundo L. (box elder) is a common riparian tree that is highly sensitive to water stress...
  8. Bauerle W, Whitlow T, Setter T, Bauerle T, Vermeylen F. Ecophysiology of Acer rubrum seedlings from contrasting hydrologic habitats: growth, gas exchange, tissue water relations, abscisic acid and carbon isotope discrimination. Tree Physiol. 2003;23:841-50 pubmed
    Eight red maple (Acer rubrum L.) provenances, four each from wet and dry sites, were grown under the same conditions and their physiological responses to soil water availability investigated...
  9. Schaub M, Skelly J, Steiner K, Davis D, Pennypacker S, Zhang J, et al. Physiological and foliar injury responses of Prunus serotina, Fraxinus americana, and Acer rubrum seedlings to varying soil moisture and ozone. Environ Pollut. 2003;124:307-20 pubmed
    Sixteen black cherry (Prunus serotina, Ehrh.), 10 white ash (Fraxinus americana, L.) and 10 red maple (Acer rubrum, L...
  10. Legault J, Girard Lalancette K, Grenon C, Dussault C, Pichette A. Antioxidant activity, inhibition of nitric oxide overproduction, and in vitro antiproliferative effect of maple sap and syrup from Acer saccharum. J Med Food. 2010;13:460-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Finally, maple syrup extracts (50% inhibitory concentration = 42 +/- 6 microg/mL) and pure maple syrup possess a selective in vitro antiproliferative activity against cancer cells. ..
  11. Gaucher C, Gougeon S, Mauffette Y, Messier C. Seasonal variation in biomass and carbohydrate partitioning of understory sugar maple (Acer saccharum) and yellow birch (Betula alleghaniensis) seedlings. Tree Physiol. 2005;25:93-100 pubmed
    ..of biomass and carbohydrate partitioning in relation to shoot growth phenology in two age classes of sugar maple (Acer saccharum Marsh.) and yellow birch (Betula alleghaniensis Britt...
  12. Bauerle W, Bowden J, Wang G, Shahba M. Exploring the importance of within-canopy spatial temperature variation on transpiration predictions. J Exp Bot. 2009;60:3665-76 pubmed publisher
    ..on temperature acclimation was investigated at the within-crown scale in climatically contrasting genotypes of Acer rubrum L., cv. October Glory (OG) and Summer Red (SR)...
  13. Pukacka S, Ratajczak E, Kalemba E. The protective role of selenium in recalcitrant Acer saccharium L. seeds subjected to desiccation. J Plant Physiol. 2011;168:220-5 pubmed publisher
    Freshly harvested silver maple (Acer saccharinum L.) seeds were soaked in either sodium selenite (10mg/L) or water for 6h...
  14. de Silva N, Cholewa E, Ryser P. Effects of combined drought and heavy metal stresses on xylem structure and hydraulic conductivity in red maple (Acer rubrum L.). J Exp Bot. 2012;63:5957-66 pubmed publisher
    The effects of heavy metal stress, drought stress, and their combination on xylem structure in red maple (Acer rubrum) seedlings were investigated in an outdoor pot experiment. As metal-contaminated substrate, a mixture of 1...
  15. Gleiser G, Verdú M. Repeated evolution of dioecy from androdioecy in Acer. New Phytol. 2005;165:633-40 pubmed
    The evolution of breeding systems was studied in the genus Acer, with special attention to the origin of androdioecy and dioecy, using a phylogenetic approach...
  16. Bauerle W, Bowden J, Wang G. The influence of temperature on within-canopy acclimation and variation in leaf photosynthesis: spatial acclimation to microclimate gradients among climatically divergent Acer rubrum L. genotypes. J Exp Bot. 2007;58:3285-98 pubmed
    ..were measured to assess temperature acclimation within a tree canopy in climatically contrasting genotypes of Acer rubrum L...
  17. Paquette A, Fontaine B, Berninger F, Dubois K, Lechowicz M, Messier C, et al. Norway maple displays greater seasonal growth and phenotypic plasticity to light than native sugar maple. Tree Physiol. 2012;32:1339-47 pubmed publisher
    Norway maple (Acer platanoides L), which is among the most invasive tree species in forests of eastern North America, is associated with reduced regeneration of the related native species, sugar maple (Acer saccharum Marsh) and other ..
  18. Zhao W, Gao C, Ma X, Bai X, Zhang Y. The isolation of 1,2,3,4,6-penta-O-galloyl-beta-D-glucose from Acer truncatum Bunge by high-speed counter-current chromatography. J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci. 2007;850:523-7 pubmed
    ..and purification of 1,2,3,4,6-penta-O-galloyl-beta-D-glucose from the ethyl acetate extract of the leaves of Acer truncatum Bunge using a two-phase system composed of n-hexane-ethyl acetate-methanol-water at a volume ratio of (0...
  19. Comerford D, Schaberg P, Templer P, Socci A, Campbell J, Wallin K. Influence of experimental snow removal on root and canopy physiology of sugar maple trees in a northern hardwood forest. Oecologia. 2013;171:261-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the potential physiological responses of sugar maple (Acer saccharum Marsh...
  20. Cochu A, Fourmier D, Halasz A, Hawari J. Maple sap as a rich medium to grow probiotic lactobacilli and to produce lactic acid. Lett Appl Microbiol. 2008;47:500-7 pubmed publisher
    ..This study provides a proof-of-concept, using maple sap as a substrate for lactic acid production and for the development of a nondairy probiotic drink. ..
  21. Kogelmann W, Sharpe W. Soil acidity and manganese in declining and nondeclining sugar maple stands in Pennsylvania. J Environ Qual. 2006;35:433-41 pubmed
    ..On marginal, high-elevation, unglaciated sites, sugar maples (Acer saccharum Marsh.) have experienced severe decline symptoms and mortality...
  22. Siwik E, Campbell L, Mierle G. Fine-scale mercury trends in temperate deciduous tree leaves from Ontario, Canada. Sci Total Environ. 2009;407:6275-9 pubmed publisher
  23. Bolstad P, Davis K, Martin J, Cook B, Wang W. Component and whole-system respiration fluxes in northern deciduous forests. Tree Physiol. 2004;24:493-504 pubmed
    We measured component and whole-system respiration fluxes in northern hardwood (Acer saccharum Marsh., Tilia americana L., Fraxinus pennsylvanica Marsh.) and aspen (Populus tremuloides Michx...
  24. Becker M, Liebner F, Rosenau T, Potthast A. Ethoximation-silylation approach for mono- and disaccharide analysis and characterization of their identification parameters by GC/MS. Talanta. 2013;115:642-51 pubmed publisher
    ..Finally, the introduced EtOx-TMS derivatization method was applied to four different carbohydrate matrices (agave sirup, maple sirup, palm sugar, and honey). ..
  25. De Castro Hamoy L, Chiong M, Estrada S, Cordero C. Challenges in the management of patients with maple syrup urine disease diagnosed by newborn screening in a developing country. J Community Genet. 2017;8:9-15 pubmed publisher
    ..Newborn screening has been proven to improve outcome in patients with MSUD but the success of the program in preventing disability is also dependent on improvements in other aspects of healthcare. ..
  26. Bakatula E, Richard D, Neculita C, Zagury G. Determination of point of zero charge of natural organic materials. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2018;25:7823-7833 pubmed publisher
    ..7-4.1). As for the goethite, the PZC (10.9 ± 0.05) was slightly higher than the PZNC (9.0-9.4). The salt addition method has been found appropriate and convenient to determine the PZC of natural organic substrates. ..
  27. Lee Y, Kwon D, Kim Y, Ra M, Heo S, Ahn W, et al. HIMH0021 attenuates ethanol-induced liver injury and steatosis in mice. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0185134 pubmed publisher
    ..HIMH0021, an active flavonoid compound, which is a component of the Acer tegmentosum extract, has been shown to protect against liver damage caused by alcohol consumption...
  28. Yoshikawa K, Kawahara Y, Arihara S, Hashimoto T. Aromatic compounds and their antioxidant activity of Acer saccharum. J Nat Med. 2011;65:191-3 pubmed publisher
    ..C, cleomiscosin D, scopoletin, and 5'-demethylaquillochin, were isolated from the EtOH extract of the wood of Acer saccharum (Aceraceae)...
  29. Hansen E, Munson A, Blackford D, Graves A, Coleman T, Baggett L. 3-Methylcyclohex-2-en-1-one for area and individual tree protection against spruce beetle (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Scolytinae) attack in the southern Rocky Mountains. J Econ Entomol. 2017;110:2140-2148 pubmed publisher
    We tested 3-methylcyclohex-2-en-1-one (MCH) and an Acer kairomone blend (AKB) as repellent semiochemicals for area and single tree protection to prevent spruce beetle (Dendroctonus rufipennis Kirby) attacks at locations in Utah and New ..
  30. Chakrabarti S, Sur S, Roy S, Sarkar S. Two new genera and two new species of eriophyoid mites (Acari: Eriophyoidea) from North Bengal, India. Zootaxa. 2017;4236:zootaxa.4236.1.10 pubmed publisher
    Two new genera and two new species of eriophyoid mites viz., Propeaciota genusetosis n. gen. and n. sp. infesting Acer sp. (Aceraceae) and Spinaephyes alnus n. gen. and n. sp. infesting Alnus nepalensis D...
  31. Bauerle W, Bowden J. Separating foliar physiology from morphology reveals the relative roles of vertically structured transpiration factors within red maple crowns and limitations of larger scale models. J Exp Bot. 2011;62:4295-307 pubmed publisher
    ..Once validated among Acer rubrum L...
  32. Cremazy A, Wood C, Ng T, Smith D, Chowdhury M. Experimentally derived acute and chronic copper Biotic Ligand Models for rainbow trout. Aquat Toxicol. 2017;192:224-240 pubmed publisher
    ..To the best of our knowledge, it also presents the first acute Cu BLM that is based on a published data-set for trout. These newly developed BLMs should contribute to improving the risk assessment of Cu to fish in freshwater...
  33. Patankar R, Thomas S, Smith S. A gall-inducing arthropod drives declines in canopy tree photosynthesis. Oecologia. 2011;167:701-9 pubmed publisher
    ..60%) and stomatal conductance (approx. 50%) in canopy leaves of mature sugar maple (Acer saccharum) trees frequently galled by the maple spindle gall mite Vasates aceriscrumena...
  34. Beardmore T, Whittle C. Induction of tolerance to desiccation and cryopreservation in silver maple (Acer saccharinum) embryonic axes. Tree Physiol. 2005;25:965-72 pubmed
    ..We investigated whether the embryonic axis from the normally recalcitrant seeds of silver maple (Acer saccharinum L...
  35. Butler S, Melillo J, Johnson J, Mohan J, Steudler P, Lux H, et al. Soil warming alters nitrogen cycling in a New England forest: implications for ecosystem function and structure. Oecologia. 2012;168:819-28 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Acer rubrum (red maple) trees have responded the most after 7 years of warming, with the greatest increases in both ..
  36. Hu R, Lin L, Liu T, Liu S. Dilute sulfuric acid hydrolysis of sugar maple wood extract at atmospheric pressure. Bioresour Technol. 2010;101:3586-94 pubmed publisher
    ..Higher temperature, higher acid concentration and longer residence time all favor the depolymerization of hemicellulose wood extracts. Mainly xylose and acetic acid are recovered from the hydrolysis process. ..
  37. Yitbarek S, Vandermeer J, Allen D. The combined effects of exogenous and endogenous variability on the spatial distribution of ant communities in a forested ecosystem (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Environ Entomol. 2011;40:1067-73 pubmed publisher
    ..At smaller spatial scales, we observed the emergence of mosaic ant patches changing rapidly in space and time. Our study reveals that spatial patterns are the result of both exogenous and endogenous forces, operating at distinct scales...
  38. Frank S, Ranger C. Developing a Media Moisture Threshold for Nurseries to Reduce Tree Stress and Ambrosia Beetle Attacks. Environ Entomol. 2016;45:1040-8 pubmed publisher
    ..To determine optimal media moisture levels, we grew flood-tolerant Acer rubrum L. and flood-intolerant C. florida in containers with 10, 30, 50, 70, or 90% media moisture...
  39. Takahashi K, Lechowicz M. Do interspecific differences in sapling growth traits contribute to the co-dominance of Acer saccharum and Fagus grandifolia?. Ann Bot. 2008;101:103-9 pubmed
    b>Acer saccharum and Fagus grandifolia are among the most dominant late-successional tree species in North America...
  40. Geoffroy T, Meda N, Stevanovic T. Suitability of DPPH spiking for antioxidant screening in natural products: the example of galloyl derivatives from red maple bark extract. Anal Bioanal Chem. 2017;409:5225-5237 pubmed publisher
    ..Graphical abstract Investigation of the pre-column DPPH spiking method through the case of galloyl derivatives. ..
  41. Adesanya A, Liu N, Held D. Host suitability and diet mixing influence activities of detoxification enzymes in adult Japanese beetles. J Insect Physiol. 2016;88:55-62 pubmed publisher
    ..The potential consequences of induced enzyme activities on the ecology of adult Japanese beetles are discussed. ..
  42. Takami H, Taniguchi T, Arai W, Takemoto K, Moriya Y, Goto S. An automated system for evaluation of the potential functionome: MAPLE version 2.1.0. DNA Res. 2016;: pubmed
    ..MAPLE version 2.1.0 is now available through the web interface (http://www.genome.jp/tools/maple/) 17 June 2016, date last accessed. ..
  43. Yang L, Yin P, Fan H, Xue Q, Li K, Li X, et al. Response Surface Methodology Optimization of Ultrasonic-Assisted Extraction of Acer Truncatum Leaves for Maximal Phenolic Yield and Antioxidant Activity. Molecules. 2017;22: pubmed publisher
    ..first to report the use of response surface methodology to improve phenolic yield and antioxidant activity of Acer truncatum leaves extracts (ATLs) obtained by ultrasonic-assisted extraction...
  44. Villani G, Gallo G, Scolamiero E, Salvatore F, Ruoppolo M. "Classical organic acidurias": diagnosis and pathogenesis. Clin Exp Med. 2017;17:305-323 pubmed publisher
    ..We also attempted to provide the most recent updates on the pathogenetic bases of these diseases. ..
  45. Sousa R, Duque L, Duarte A, Gomes C, Ribeiro H, Cruz A, et al. In vitro exposure of Acer negundo pollen to atmospheric levels of SO? and NO?: effects on allergenicity and germination. Environ Sci Technol. 2012;46:2406-12 pubmed publisher
    ..work, we investigated the effects of SO(2) and NO(2) on the protein content, allergenicity, and germination rate of Acer negundo pollen...
  46. Qi F, Jing T, Wang Z, Zhan Y. Fungal endophytes from Acer ginnala Maxim: isolation, identification and their yield of gallic acid. Lett Appl Microbiol. 2009;49:98-104 pubmed publisher
    The aim of the study was to isolate the endophytic fungi from Acer ginnala and screen isolates rich in gallic acid. After epiphytic sterilization, 145 fungal endophytes were isolated from the stem, annual twig and seed of Acer ginnala...
  47. Voglmayr H, Jaklitsch W. Prosthecium species with Stegonsporium anamorphs on Acer. Mycol Res. 2008;112:885-905 pubmed publisher
    ..of teleomorphs and anamorphs support the recognition of five species of Prosthecium with Stegonsporium anamorphs on Acer: P. acerinum sp. nov., the teleomorph of S. acerinum; P. acerophilum comb. nov...
  48. Li Y, Wang Q, Ma S. [Growth responses of four northern broadleaved tree species to soil Cd stress]. Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao. 2005;16:655-9 pubmed
    ..established by mixing CdCl2 with soil and sand, and the growth responses of four northern broadleaved tree species Acer ginnala Pyrus ussuriensis, Acer mono and Malus baccata to soil Cd contamination were studied by growing their ..
  49. Reeves I, Emery R. Seasonal patterns of cytokinins and microclimate and the mediation of gas exchange among canopy layers of mature Acer saccharum trees. Tree Physiol. 2007;27:1635-45 pubmed
    ..patterns of cytokinins (CKs) and microclimate were examined in the upper, middle and lower canopy layers of mature Acer saccharum Marsh. (sugar maple) trees to elucidate the potential role of CKs in the mediation of gas exchange...
  50. Godshall M. Committee on food nutrition. Sugars and sugar products. J AOAC Int. 2003;86:139-43 pubmed
  51. Clair S, Carlson J, Lynch J. Evidence for oxidative stress in sugar maple stands growing on acidic, nutrient imbalanced forest soils. Oecologia. 2005;145:258-69 pubmed
  52. Augspurger C, Bartlett E. Differences in leaf phenology between juvenile and adult trees in a temperate deciduous forest. Tree Physiol. 2003;23:517-25 pubmed
    ..and Acer saccharum Marsh. trees in understory and gap microhabitats...
  53. Ma H, Xu J, DaSilva N, Wang L, Wei Z, Guo L, et al. Cosmetic applications of glucitol-core containing gallotannins from a proprietary phenolic-enriched red maple (Acer rubrum) leaves extract: inhibition of melanogenesis via down-regulation of tyrosinase and melanogenic gene expression in B16F10 melano. Arch Dermatol Res. 2017;309:265-274 pubmed publisher
    The red maple (Acer rubrum) is a rich source of phenolic compounds which possess galloyl groups attached to different positions of a 1,5-anhydro-D-glucitol core...