datura

Summary

Summary: A plant genus of the family SOLANACEAE. Members contain TROPANES. The common name of trumpet flower is also sometimes used for GELSEMIUM.

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  1. Eftekhar F, Yousefzadi M, Tafakori V. Antimicrobial activity of Datura innoxia and Datura stramonium. Fitoterapia. 2005;76:118-20 pubmed
    The antibacterial activity of the methanol extracts of the aerial parts of the Datura innoxia and Datura stramonium was investigated. The extracts showed activity against Gram (+) bacteria in a dose dependent manner...
  2. Abena A, Miguel L, Mouanga A, Hondi Assah T, Diatewa M. Evaluation of analgesic effect of Datura fastuosa leaves and seed extracts. Fitoterapia. 2003;74:486-8 pubmed
    The aqueous extracts of Datura fastuosa leaves and seeds were evaluated for the analgesic effect on acetic acid-induced writhing and hot plate reaction in mice. According to the results, D...
  3. Dabur R, Ali M, Singh H, Gupta J, Sharma G. A novel antifungal pyrrole derivative from Datura metel leaves. Pharmazie. 2004;59:568-70 pubmed
    Phytochemical investigation of the leaves of Datura metel Linn...
  4. DeFrates L, Hoehns J, Sakornbut E, Glascock D, Tew A. Antimuscarinic intoxication resulting from the ingestion of moonflower seeds. Ann Pharmacother. 2005;39:173-6 pubmed
    ..Based on the patient's description and clinical presentation, the moonflower seeds were believed to be Datura inoxia. This species of plant is similar to jimson weed, or Datura stramonium...
  5. Alebiowu G, Femi Oyewo M, Elujoba A, Ojo O. Toxicity studies on Datura metel L. with reference to official stramonium. J Herb Pharmacother. 2007;7:1-12 pubmed
    Suspensions of the powdered leaf of Datura metel L. and Datura stramonium L. (Solanaceae) were administered by intubation at different doses: 0.125 mg/kg, 0.250 mg/kg, 0.500 mg/kg, 1.000 mg/kg, 1.224 mg/kg and 1...
  6. Ma L, Xie C, Li J, Lou F, Hu L. Daturametelins H, I, and J: three new withanolide glycosides from Datura metel L. Chem Biodivers. 2006;3:180-6 pubmed
    ..and 7,27-dihydroxy-1-oxowitha-2,5,24-trienolide (5), were isolated from the MeOH extract of the aerial parts of Datura metel L. (Solanaceae)...
  7. Priya K, Gnanamani A, Radhakrishnan N, Babu M. Healing potential of Datura alba on burn wounds in albino rats. J Ethnopharmacol. 2002;83:193-9 pubmed
    b>Datura alba Nees (Solanaccae) is popular all over the world for its medicinal uses in asthma, muscle spasm, whooping cough, hemorrhoids, skin ulcers, etc...
  8. Kintz P, Villain M, Barguil Y, Charlot J, Cirimele V. Testing for atropine and scopolamine in hair by LC-MS-MS after Datura inoxia abuse. J Anal Toxicol. 2006;30:454-7 pubmed
    b>Datura inoxia belongs to the family of Solanaceae. This is a very common plant in New Caledonia that contains two main toxic alkaloids, l-atropine and l-scopolamine...
  9. Vernay P, Gauthier Moussard C, Jean L, Bordas F, Faure O, Ledoigt G, et al. Effect of chromium species on phytochemical and physiological parameters in Datura innoxia. Chemosphere. 2008;72:763-71 pubmed publisher
    ..e. scopolamine and hyoscyamine, in Datura innoxia. Cr uptake was influenced by its oxidation state and its concentration in growth medium...

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  1. Oshiro N, Kuniyoshi K, Nakamura A, Araki Y, Tamanaha K, Inafuku Y. [A case of food poisoning due to ingestion of eggplant, Solanum melongena, grafted on Devil's trumpet, Datura metel]. Shokuhin Eiseigaku Zasshi. 2008;49:376-9 pubmed
    ..The sauce contained eggplant that had been grafted onto a Devil's trumpet, Datura metel. Scopolamine and atropine were detected in the leftover sauce and in the sera of the patients...
  2. Murch S, Alan A, Cao J, Saxena P. Melatonin and serotonin in flowers and fruits of Datura metel L. J Pineal Res. 2009;47:277-83 pubmed publisher
    b>Datura metel is a plant that contains several different neurologically active phytochemicals which affect human health...
  3. Barron Gafford G, Rascher U, Bronstein J, Davidowitz G, Chaszar B, Huxman T. Herbivory of wild Manduca sexta causes fast down-regulation of photosynthetic efficiency in Datura wrightii: an early signaling cascade visualized by chlorophyll fluorescence. Photosynth Res. 2012;113:249-60 pubmed publisher
    ..and heat dissipation to examine immediate and longer-term physiological responses in the desert perennial Datura wrightii to herbivory by tobacco hornworm, Manduca sexta...
  4. Rajesh -, Sharma G. Studies on antimycotic properties of Datura metel. J Ethnopharmacol. 2002;80:193-7 pubmed
    The hexane, chloroform, acetone and methanolic fractions of Datura metel L. were investigated for antifungal properties using pathogenic species of Aspergillus. The chloroform fraction was found to be endowed with antifungal activity...
  5. Hare J, Elle E, van Dam N. Costs of glandular trichomes in Datura wrightii: a three-year study. Evolution. 2003;57:793-805 pubmed
    ..The production of glandular trichomes by Datura wrightii was shown to be costly in a previous one-year study because plants producing glandular trichomes (sticky ..
  6. Hare J, Walling L. Constitutive and jasmonate-inducible traits of Datura wrightii. J Chem Ecol. 2006;32:29-47 pubmed
    ..b>Datura wrightii (Solanaceae) is dimorphic for leaf trichome morphology in most southern California populations...
  7. Kroumova A, Shepherd R, Wagner G. Impacts of T-Phylloplanin gene knockdown and of Helianthus and Datura phylloplanins on Peronospora tabacina spore germination and disease potential. Plant Physiol. 2007;144:1843-51 pubmed
    ..We also report that leaf water washes of sunflower (Helianthus annuus) and jimson weed (Datura metel), but not soybean (Glycine max), like that of tobacco, possess ProteinaseK- and boiling-sensitive P...
  8. Pan Y, Wang X, Hu X. Cytotoxic withanolides from the flowers of Datura metel. J Nat Prod. 2007;70:1127-32 pubmed
    Chemical investigation of a methanol extract of the flowers of Datura metel has led to the isolation of 10 new withanolides, withametelins I-P (1-8), 1,10-seco-withametelin B (9), and 12beta-hydroxy-1,10-seco-withametelin B (10), together ..
  9. Hare J. Variation in herbivore and methyl jasmonate-induced volatiles among genetic lines of Datura wrightii. J Chem Ecol. 2007;33:2028-43 pubmed
    ..This study addresses the induction of the production volatile organic compounds among genetic lines of Datura wrightii...
  10. Goyret J, Markwell P, Raguso R. Context- and scale-dependent effects of floral CO2 on nectar foraging by Manduca sexta. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008;105:4565-70 pubmed publisher
    ..Night-blooming flowers of Datura wrightii show transient emissions of up to 200 ppm above-ambient CO(2) at anthesis, when nectar rewards are ..
  11. Kuang H, Yang B, Xia Y, Feng W. Chemical constituents from the flower of Datura metel L. Arch Pharm Res. 2008;31:1094-7 pubmed publisher
    Phytochemical investigation of the 50% ethanol eluate fraction of macroporous resin for the flower of Datura metel L...
  12. Vaillant N, Monnet F, Hitmi A, Sallanon H, Coudret A. Comparative study of responses in four Datura species to a zinc stress. Chemosphere. 2005;59:1005-13 pubmed
    The effects of zinc toxicity on the growth and the photosynthetic activities of four Datura species (Datura metel, Datura innoxia, Datura sanguinea, Datura tatula) were studied using various ZnSO4 concentrations (0, 1, 2...
  13. Bhat B, Dhar K, Puri S, Qurishi M, Khajuria A, Gupta A, et al. Isolation, characterization and biological evaluation of datura lactones as potential immunomodulators. Bioorg Med Chem. 2005;13:6672-7 pubmed
    Phytochemical investigation of Datura quercifolia (Solanaceae) plant yielded a new datura lactone, 1beta,5alpha,12alpha-trihydroxy-6alpha,7alpha,24alpha,25alpha-diepoxy-20S,22R with-2-enolide (1), along with two known compounds, 2 and 3...
  14. Bronstein J, Huxman T, Horvath B, Farabee M, Davidowitz G. Reproductive biology of Datura wrightii: the benefits of a herbivorous pollinator. Ann Bot. 2009;103:1435-43 pubmed publisher
    ..The interaction between Datura wrightii (Solanaceae) and the hawkmoth Manduca sexta offers similar advantages but greater generality...
  15. Hare J, Sun J. Production of induced volatiles by Datura wrightii in response to damage by insects: effect of herbivore species and time. J Chem Ecol. 2011;37:751-64 pubmed publisher
    ..We studied HIPV production in the undomesticated plant species Datura wrightii in the laboratory when damaged by either of two leaf-chewing herbivore species, Lema daturaphila or ..
  16. Jakabová S, Vincze L, Farkas A, Kilar F, Boros B, Felinger A. Determination of tropane alkaloids atropine and scopolamine by liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry in plant organs of Datura species. J Chromatogr A. 2012;1232:295-301 pubmed publisher
    Hyoscyamine (atropine) and scopolamine are the predominant tropane alkaloids in the Datura genus, occurring in all plant organs...
  17. Krishna Murthy B, Nammi S, Kota M, Krishna Rao R, Koteswara Rao N, Annapurna A. Evaluation of hypoglycemic and antihyperglycemic effects of Datura metel (Linn.) seeds in normal and alloxan-induced diabetic rats. J Ethnopharmacol. 2004;91:95-8 pubmed
    The seed powder of Datura metel was tested for its hypoglycemic activity in normal and alloxan-induced diabetic rats. Graded doses (25, 50 and 75 mg/kg, p.o...
  18. Gassmann A, Hare J. Indirect cost of a defensive trait: variation in trichome type affects the natural enemies of herbivorous insects on Datura wrightii. Oecologia. 2005;144:62-71 pubmed
    ..We tested if glandular trichomes in Datura wrightii, a trait that confers resistance to several species of herbivorous insects, impose an ecological cost by ..
  19. Arana M, de Miguel L, Sánchez R. A phytochrome-dependent embryonic factor modulates gibberellin responses in the embryo and micropylar endosperm of Datura ferox seeds. Planta. 2006;223:847-57 pubmed
    ..is associated with extensive changes both in the embryo and in the micropylar region of the endosperm (ME) of Datura ferox seeds...
  20. Hare J. Biological activity of acyl glucose esters from Datura wrightii glandular trichomes against three native insect herbivores. J Chem Ecol. 2005;31:1475-91 pubmed
    b>Datura wrightii is dimorphic for leaf trichome type in southern California. "Sticky" plants produce glandular trichomes that secrete acylsugars, whereas velvety plants produce nonglandular trichomes...
  21. Yadav H, Yadav M, Jain S, Bhardwaj A, Singh V, Parkash O, et al. Antimicrobial property of a herbal preparation containing Dalbergia sissoo and Datura tramonium with cow urine against pathogenic bacteria. Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol. 2008;21:1013-20 pubmed
    In this study, a herbal preparation containing Dalbergia sissoo and Datura stramoium with cow urine (DSDS), was evaluated for its antibacterial potential against pathogenic strains of gram-positive (Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus ..
  22. Moyano E, Jouhikainen K, Tammela P, Palazon J, Cusido R, Piñol M, et al. Effect of pmt gene overexpression on tropane alkaloid production in transformed root cultures of Datura metel and Hyoscyamus muticus. J Exp Bot. 2003;54:203-11 pubmed
    ..of the Ri plasmid together with the tobacco pmt gene under the control of CaMV 35S promoter, into the genome of Datura metel and Hyoscyamus muticus. This gene codes for putrescine:SAM N-methyltransferase (PMT; EC. 2.1.1...
  23. De la Mora M, Piñero D, Núñez Farfán J. Phylogeography of specialist weevil Trichobaris soror: a seed predator of Datura stramonium. Genetica. 2015;143:681-91 pubmed publisher
    ..distribution zone? We analyze the genetic variation of the weevil Trichobaris soror, a specialist seed predator of Datura stramonium, in order to address this question...
  24. Camargo I, Nattero J, Careaga S, Núñez Farfán J. Flower-level developmental plasticity to nutrient availability in Datura stramonium: implications for the mating system. Ann Bot. 2017;120:603-615 pubmed publisher
    ..in herkogamy-related traits is affected by the environment during plant development in two populations of Datura stramonium , an annual herb with a hypothesized persistent mixed mating system, and to determine which ..
  25. Gnanamani A, Priya K, Radhakrishnan N, Babu M. Antibacterial activity of two plant extracts on eight burn pathogens. J Ethnopharmacol. 2003;86:59-61 pubmed
    Antibacterial activity of crude alcoholic extract of Datura alba and Celosia argentea leaves were studied against pathogens isolated from infected burn patients...
  26. Papoutsis I, Nikolaou P, Athanaselis S, Stefanidou M, Pistos C, Spiliopoulou C, et al. Mass intoxication with Datura innoxia--case series and confirmation by analytical toxicology. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2010;48:143-5 pubmed publisher
    Anticholinergic plants contain a variety of alkaloids that are toxic if ingested. Datura innoxia belongs to the family of Solanaceae and contains two main toxic alkaloids, atropine and scopolamine...
  27. Cardillo A, Rodríguez Talou J, Giulietti A. Establishment, Culture, and Scale-up of Brugmansia candida Hairy Roots for the Production of Tropane Alkaloids. Methods Mol Biol. 2016;1391:173-86 pubmed publisher
    Brugmansia candida (syn. Datura candida) is a South American native plant that produces tropane alkaloids. Hyoscyamine, 6?-hydroxyhyoscyamine (anisodamine), and scopolamine are the most important ones due to their anticholinergic activity...
  28. Vaillant N, Monnet F, Sallanon H, Coudret A, Hitmi A. Treatment of domestic wastewater by an hydroponic NFT system. Chemosphere. 2003;50:121-9 pubmed
    ..A commercial hydroponic system was adapted for this study and the wastewater was used to irrigate Datura innoxia plants...
  29. Seguí Simarro J. Androgenesis in Solanaceae. Methods Mol Biol. 2016;1359:209-44 pubmed publisher
    ..evidence of androgenesis, particularly through in vitro anther culture, was demonstrated in a solanaceous species, Datura innoxia...
  30. Benitez G, March Salas M, Villa Kamel A, Cháves Jiménez U, Hernandez J, Montes Osuna N, et al. The genus Datura L. (Solanaceae) in Mexico and Spain - Ethnobotanical perspective at the interface of medical and illicit uses. J Ethnopharmacol. 2018;219:133-151 pubmed publisher
    The different species of the genus Datura have been used traditionally by some pre-Columbian civilizations, as well as in medieval rituals linked to magic and witchcraft in both Mexico and Europe...
  31. Louie M, Kondor N, DeWitt J. Gene expression in cadmium-tolerant Datura innoxia: detection and characterization of cDNAs induced in response to Cd2+. Plant Mol Biol. 2003;52:81-9 pubmed
    ..subtractive hybridization was used to create a library enriched in cadmium-induced cDNAs from cadmium-tolerant Datura innoxia...
  32. Han J, Li M, Luo K, Liu M, Chen X, Chen S. [Identification of Daturae flos and its adulterants based on DNA barcoding technique]. Yao Xue Xue Bao. 2011;46:1408-12 pubmed
    ..Flos from its adulterants by DNA barcoding, the sequences of ITS2, psbA-trnH, matK, rbcL of four species including Datura metel, Darura innoxia, Darura stramonium and Brugmansia arborea were compared and analyzed...
  33. Qiang W, Hou Y, Li X, Xia K, Liao Z. [Cloning and expression of the key enzyme hyoscyamine 6 beta-hydroxylase gene (DaH6H) in scopolamine biosynthesis of Datura arborea]. Yao Xue Xue Bao. 2015;50:1346-55 pubmed
    ..Full-length cDNA and gDNA sequences of a novel H6H gene were cloned from Datura arborea (DaH6H, GenBank accession numbers for cDNA and gDNA are KR006981 and KR006983, respectively)...
  34. Gińdzieńska Sieśkiewicz E, Radziejewska I, Domysławska I, Klimiuk P, Sulik A, Rojewska J, et al. Changes of glycosylation of IgG in rheumatoid arthritis patients treated with methotrexate. Adv Med Sci. 2016;61:193-197 pubmed publisher
    ..For galactose specificity Datura stramonium lectin (DSA), for sialic acid Sambucus nigra (SNA) and Maackia amurensis (MAA) and for fucose residue ..
  35. Arunadevi R, Susila R, Murugammal S, Divya S. Preparation and standardization of Mathan Tailam: A classical Siddha formulation for diabetic ulcerative wound healing. J Ayurveda Integr Med. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..profile revealed the presence of phytochemicals in the medicated oil derived from both coconut oil and Datura metel. ICP-OES addressed the mineral portion of the formulation and its safety in heavy metal aspect...
  36. Hare J. Ontogeny and season constrain the production of herbivore-inducible plant volatiles in the field. J Chem Ecol. 2010;36:1363-74 pubmed publisher
    ..The production of HIPVs by the undomesticated species Datura wrightii was quantified in response to damage by its natural community of herbivores or the plant hormone methyl ..
  37. De la Mora M, Piñero D, Oyama K, Farrell B, Magallón S, Núñez Farfán J. Evolution of Trichobaris (Curculionidae) in relation to host plants: Geometric morphometrics, phylogeny and phylogeography. Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2018;124:37-49 pubmed publisher
    ..Trichobaris comprises eight to thirteen species; their larvae feed inside the fruits of Datura spp. or inside the stem of wild and cultivated species of Solanaceae, such as potato, tobacco and tomato...
  38. Chu C, Xia L, Bai L, Li Q, Li P, Chen H, et al. Authentication of the 31 species of toxic and potent Chinese Materia Medica by light microscopy, Part 3: two species of T/PCMM from flowers and their common adulterants. Microsc Res Tech. 2009;72:454-63 pubmed publisher
    ..The flower T/PCMM studies were derived from two species, Datura metel L. (Flos Daturae) and Rhododendron molle G. Don (Flos Rhododendri Mollis)...
  39. Murugan K, Dinesh D, Kumar P, Panneerselvam C, Subramaniam J, Madhiyazhagan P, et al. Datura metel-synthesized silver nanoparticles magnify predation of dragonfly nymphs against the malaria vector Anopheles stephensi. Parasitol Res. 2015;114:4645-54 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we synthesized silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) using the Datura metel leaf extract as reducing and stabilizing agent...
  40. Mohammed H, El Siddig M, El Hussein A, Navas Castillo J, Fiallo Olivé E. Complete genome sequence of datura leaf curl virus, a novel begomovirus infecting Datura innoxia in Sudan, related to begomoviruses causing tomato yellow leaf curl disease. Arch Virol. 2018;163:273-275 pubmed publisher
    Several species in the genus Datura (family Solanaceae) are hosts for begomoviruses (family Geminiviridae), both in the New World and the Old World...
  41. Arana M, Burgin M, de Miguel L, Sanchez R. The very-low-fluence and high-irradiance responses of the phytochromes have antagonistic effects on germination, mannan-degrading activities, and DfGA3ox transcript levels in Datura ferox seeds. J Exp Bot. 2007;58:3997-4004 pubmed
    ..The Datura ferox seed population used in this work had acquired the capacity to germinate through a VLFR after pretreatment ..
  42. Xu Q, Wang W, Qu C, Gu J, Yin H, Jia Z, et al. Chitosan oligosaccharides inhibit epithelial cell migration through blockade of N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase V and branched GlcNAc structure. Carbohydr Polym. 2017;170:241-246 pubmed publisher
    ..Consistent with that, the reactivities with datura stramonium (DSA) and leuko-agglutinating phytohemagglutinin (L4-PHA) lectins, which specifically recognize ..
  43. Valverde P, Fornoni J, Núñez Farfán J. Evolutionary ecology of Datura stramonium: equal plant fitness benefits of growth and resistance against herbivory. J Evol Biol. 2003;16:127-37 pubmed
    ..in a common garden experiment using genetic material (full-sibs) from three populations of the annual plant Datura stramonium...
  44. Barkman T, Martins T, Sutton E, Stout J. Positive selection for single amino acid change promotes substrate discrimination of a plant volatile-producing enzyme. Mol Biol Evol. 2007;24:1320-9 pubmed
    ..selected codon, site-directed mutagenesis was used to replace Met with the alternative amino acid (His) in a Datura wrightii floral-expressed SAMT sequence. Heterologous expression of wild-type and mutant D...
  45. Kerchner A, Darók J, Bacskay I, Felinger A, Jakab G, Farkas Ã. Protein and alkaloid patterns of the floral nectar in some solanaceous species. Acta Biol Hung. 2015;66:304-15 pubmed publisher
    ..tabacum having the highest nicotine content. The nectar of Brugmansia suaveolens, Datura stramonium, Hyoscyamus niger and Lycium barbarum contained scopolamine, the highest content of which was measured ..
  46. Dabur R, Chhillar A, Yadav V, Kamal P, Gupta J, Sharma G. In vitro antifungal activity of 2-(3,4-dimethyl-2,5-dihydro-1H-pyrrol-2-yl)-1-methylethyl pentanoate, a dihydropyrrole derivative. J Med Microbiol. 2005;54:549-52 pubmed
    A novel compound 2-(3,4-dimethyl-2,5-dihydro-1H-pyrrol-2-yl)-1-methylethyl pentanoate was isolated from the plant Datura metel L...
  47. Mairet F, Villon P, Boitel Conti M, Shakourzadeh K. Modeling and optimization of hairy root growth in fed-batch process. Biotechnol Prog. 2010;26:847-56 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Datura innoxia was chosen as the model culture system. Shake flask cultures were used to calibrate the model...
  48. Navaei Bonab R, Kazzazi M, Saber M, Vatanparast M. Differential Inhibition of Helicoverpa armigera (Lep.: Noctuidae) Gut Digestive Trypsin by Extracted and Purified Inhibitor of Datura metel (Solanales: Solanaceae). J Econ Entomol. 2018;111:178-186 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, a protease inhibitor was isolated, purified, and characterized from Datura metel L. seeds...
  49. Kovalenko O, Kyrychenko A, Teleheieva T. [Effect of TMV-infection on protein and carbohydrate content in hypersensitive tobacco plants and their antiviral and hemagglutinating activity]. Ukr Biokhim Zh (1999). 2003;75:103-8 pubmed
    Changes in content of proteins and carbohydrates of sensitive and supersensitive tobacco and datura plants and their antiviral and hemagglutinating activity under tobacco mosaic virus infection were investigated...
  50. Gong J, Ma W, Pu J, Xu S, Zheng S, Xiao C. [Production of gastrodin through biotransformation of p-hydroxybenzaldehyde by cell suspension cultures of Datura tatula L]. Sheng Wu Gong Cheng Xue Bao. 2006;22:800-4 pubmed
    ..to p-hydroxy-methyl-phenol-beta-D-glucoside (gastrodin) was studied by using cell suspension culture of Datura tatula L...
  51. Riffell J, Shlizerman E, Sanders E, Abrell L, Medina B, Hinterwirth A, et al. Sensory biology. Flower discrimination by pollinators in a dynamic chemical environment. Science. 2014;344:1515-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we measured the plume from Datura wrightii flowers, a nectar resource for Manduca sexta moths, and show that the scent was dynamic and rapidly ..
  52. Wilson J, Woods H. Innate and Learned Olfactory Responses in a Wild Population of the Egg Parasitoid Trichogramma (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae). J Insect Sci. 2016;16: pubmed
    ..Wasps typically attack eggs of the hawkmoth Manduca sexta and Manduca quinquemaculata on native Datura wrightii plants in the southwestern United States...
  53. Fu Y, Si Z, Li P, Li M, Zhao H, Jiang L, et al. Acute psychoactive and toxic effects of D. metel on mice explained by 1H NMR based metabolomics approach. Metab Brain Dis. 2017;32:1295-1309 pubmed publisher
    b>Datura metel L. (D. metel) is one well-known folk medical herb with wide application and also the most abused plants all over the world, mainly for spiritual or religious purpose, over-dosing of which often produces poisonous effects...
  54. Cirlini M, Demuth T, Biancardi A, Rychlik M, Dall Asta C, Bruni R. Are tropane alkaloids present in organic foods? Detection of scopolamine and atropine in organic buckwheat (Fagopyron esculentum L.) products by UHPLC-MS/MS. Food Chem. 2018;239:141-147 pubmed publisher
    ..Commission, following a series of alerts related to the contamination of buckwheat with weeds of the genus Datura. A novel, accurate UHPLC-MS/MS method was developed and validated for the rapid detection of scopolamine and ..
  55. Jiménez Lobato V, Martínez Borda E, Núñez Farfán J, Valverde P, Cruz L, López Velázquez A, et al. Changes in floral biology and inbreeding depression in native and invaded regions of Datura stramonium. Plant Biol (Stuttg). 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..this, we studied native (Mexico) and non-native (Spain) populations of the obligate sex reproducing annual weed Datura stramonium...
  56. Hare J, Sun J. Production of herbivore-induced plant volatiles is constrained seasonally in the field but predation on herbivores is not. J Chem Ecol. 2011;37:430-42 pubmed publisher
    ..We studied the impact of VOC production by the undomesticated species, Datura wrightii on predation of eggs and larvae of Lema daturaphila by the omnivore, Geocoris pallens in the field...
  57. Su Y, Wang Q, Yang B, Wu L, Cheng G, Kuang H. Withasteroid B from D. metel L. regulates immune responses by modulating the JAK/STAT pathway and the IL-17+ ROR?t+ /IL-10+ FoxP3+ ratio. Clin Exp Immunol. 2017;190:40-53 pubmed publisher
    b>Datura metel L. is a medicinal herb that contains withasteroids and has a wide range of biological activities. We isolated seven withasteroids from the flowers of D...
  58. Dabur R, Singh H, Chhillar A, Ali M, Sharma G. Antifungal potential of Indian medicinal plants. Fitoterapia. 2004;75:389-91 pubmed
    ..Methanolic extracts of Solanum xanthocarpum and Datura metel inhibited the growth of Aspergillus fumigatus, A. flavus and A...
  59. Riffell J, Lei H, Hildebrand J. Neural correlates of behavior in the moth Manduca sexta in response to complex odors. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009;106:19219-26 pubmed publisher
    ..recording to identify key odorants from flowers of two important nectar resources, the desert plants Datura wrightii and Agave palmeri, that elicited responses from individual antennal-lobe neurons...
  60. Śramska P, Maciejka A, Topolewska A, Stepnowski P, Haliński Ł. Isolation of atropine and scopolamine from plant material using liquid-liquid extraction and EXtrelut® columns. J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci. 2017;1043:202-208 pubmed publisher
    Tropane alkaloids are toxic secondary metabolites produced by Solanaceae plants. Among them, plants from Datura genus produce significant amounts of scopolamine and hyoscyamine; the latter undergoes racemization to atropine during ..
  61. Kovalenko O, Kyrychenko A. [TMV-infection localization and development of induced virus resistance in Nicotiana sanderae Hort., Datura stramonium L. and Datura metel]. Mikrobiol Z. 2004;66:43-7 pubmed
    ..b>Datura stramonium L. and D. metel L. infected by TMV have been studied...
  62. Konishi T, Akaki K, Hatano K. [Determination of hyoscyamine and scopolamine in serum and urine of humans by liquid chromatography with tandem mass spectrometry]. Shokuhin Eiseigaku Zasshi. 2008;49:266-71 pubmed
    ..02 ng/mL. Four serum and three urine samples of humans poisoned by eating Datura innoxia Mill. were analyzed by this method. Hyoscyamine and scopolamine were detected at the levels of 0.45-3...
  63. Blackford M, Fitzgibbon J, Reed M. Assessment of serum creatine kinase among adolescent patients following jimsonweed (Datura stramonium) and moonflower (Datura inoxia) ingestions: a review of 11 cases. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2010;48:431-4 pubmed publisher
    b>Datura stramonium (DS) (jimsonweed) is well known for its abuse potential for hallucinogenic effects and Datura inoxia (DI) (moonflower) has been abused for similar effects...
  64. Garrido E, Andraca Gómez G, Fornoni J. Local adaptation: simultaneously considering herbivores and their host plants. New Phytol. 2012;193:445-53 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results demonstrated the occurrence of reciprocal local adaptation following the pattern expected by theory: when the herbivores or the plants were adapted, the other species was non-adapted or even maladapted. ..
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    Eighteen endophytic fungi were isolated from various tissues of Datura metel and genes encoding for putrescine N-methyltransferase (PMT), tropinone reductase 1 (TR1) and hyoscyamine 6?-hydroxylase (H6H) were used as molecular markers for ..
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    ..Pisum sativum agglutinin, Saphora japonica agglutinin, Solanum tuberosum lectin, Lycopersicon esculentum lectin, Datura stramonium lectin, Vicia villosa lectin) showed distinct binding patterns to fixed and live cells of three major ..
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    b>Datura poisoning of horses is extensively reviewed. An outbreak of intractable impaction colic affecting 18 of 83 horses was stopped by withdrawing dried tef hay contaminated with young Datura plants...
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    ..kinetics of tropane alkaloids accumulation in different organs such as roots, leaves, stems, flowers and seeds of Datura innoxia was investigated by GC-MS. Twenty-six tropane alkaloids were detected...
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    ..and permitted for the first time the direct identification of individual branches involved in the recognition by two N-acetyllactosamine-binding lectins, Datura stramonium seed lectin (DSL) and Ricinus Communis agglutinin (RCA120).
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    ..beta-carotene, lycopene, and chlorophyll; and the anticholinergic alkaloids atropine and scopolamine present in Datura stramonium (jimson weed) seeds that contaminate grain and animal feed...
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    ..We took advantage of the plant-pollinator relationship between the Sacred Datura (Datura wrightii) and the moth Manduca sexta[11, 12] to determine how olfactory networks in this insect's brain ..
  77. Potter K, Davidowitz G, Woods H. Insect eggs protected from high temperatures by limited homeothermy of plant leaves. J Exp Biol. 2009;212:3448-54 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results show that Datura wrightii leaves buffer Manduca sexta eggs from fatally high ambient temperatures in the southwestern USA...
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    ..In addition, because the organic buffer was used, the working electrode (Pt) was not easily fouled and did not need reactivation. The method was also applied for the determination of these three alkaloids in Flos daturae extract...
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    ..We explored fitness costs of 50% manual defoliation and mycorrhizal inoculation in Datura stramonium at different light availability and soil fertility environments in a greenhouse experiment...
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    ..We present a case of acute anticholinergic syndrome from ingestion of lime tea accidentaly mixed with Datura innoxia Miller...
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    ..analysis was developed for the detection and confirmation of atropine and scopolamine, the main toxic alkaloids of Datura stramonium and Datura ferox...
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    Two out of a group of 23 mares exposed to tef hay contaminated with Datura ferox (and possibly D. stramonium) developed colic...
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    ..The following methods were used for evaluations in three wild type species; Datura stramonium, Malva sylvestris and Chenopodium ambrosioides...
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    b>Datura (Solanaceae)is a small genus of plants that,for long, was thought to occur naturally in both the New and Old Worlds. However, recent studies indicate that all species in the genus originated in the Americas...
  87. Miguens F. Surface replicas of normal and vitrified leaves of Datura insignis, Barb Rodr. J Electron Microsc (Tokyo). 2008;57:95-100 pubmed publisher
    ..It has been shown that normal and vitreous leaves of Datura insignis differ in the frequency of normal and abnormal stomata...
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    ..Phylogenetic analysis of both enzyme groups from plants revealed a deep bifurcation and confirmed an early descent of PMT from spermidine synthase in the course of angiosperm development...
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    ..field experiment in which the presence/absence of two herbivores (Lema daturaphila and Epitrix parvula) of Datura stramonium were manipulated...
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    Regeneration of adventitious shoots from young leaves of Datura metel is described. Shoot buds developed on MS medium with 2 mg/l and elongated on hormone-free solid basal medium...
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    The seeds of Datura metel were carried aboard a retrievable satellite and exposed to space environment. The effects of space environment (weightlessness and ionizing radiation) on the contents of atropine and scopolamine in D...