impatiens

Summary

Summary: A plant genus of subsucculent annual or perennial plants in the family BALSAMINACEAE, order Geraniales.

Top Publications

  1. Steets J, Hamrick J, Ashman T. Consequences of vegetative herbivory for maintenance of intermediate outcrossing in an annual plant. Ecology. 2006;87:2717-27 pubmed
    ..vegetative herbivory, a ubiquitous biotic factor limiting plant reproduction, in the mating system expression of Impatiens capensis (Balsaminaceae), a species with an obligate mixed-mating system (individuals produce both selfing, ..
  2. Oku H, Ishiguro K. Cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitory 1,4-naphthoquinones from Impatiens balsamina L. Biol Pharm Bull. 2002;25:658-60 pubmed
    ..2-hydroxide-3-(2-hydroxyethyl)naphthalene-1,4-dione (balsaminolate) (2), which were isolated from the corolla of Impatiens balsamina L. (Balsaminaceae). Their structures were elucidated by spectral techniques...
  3. Geuten K, Becker A, Kaufmann K, Caris P, Janssens S, Viaene T, et al. Petaloidy and petal identity MADS-box genes in the balsaminoid genera Impatiens and Marcgravia. Plant J. 2006;47:501-18 pubmed
    b>Impatiens and Marcgravia have striking morphological innovations associated with the flowers...
  4. Anten N, von Wettberg E, Pawlowski M, Huber H. Interactive effects of spectral shading and mechanical stress on the expression and costs of shade avoidance. Am Nat. 2009;173:241-55 pubmed publisher
    ..We subjected 10 grassland genotypes and 10 forest genotypes of Impatiens capensis to two levels of spectral shading and two levels of MS...
  5. Hejda M. What is the impact of Impatiens parviflora on diversity and composition of herbal layer communities of temperate forests?. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e39571 pubmed publisher
    The aim was to estimate the impacts of invasive Impatiens parviflora on forests' herbal layer communities. A replicated Before-After-Control-Impact field experiment and comparisons with adjacent uninvaded plots were used...
  6. Oku H, Ishiguro K. Antipruritic and antidermatitic effect of extract and compounds of Impatiens balsamina L. in atopic dermatitis model NC mice. Phytother Res. 2001;15:506-10 pubmed
    We examined the effects of a 35% ethanol extract (IB) from the petals of Impatiens balsamina L...
  7. Yang X, Summerhurst D, Koval S, Ficker C, Smith M, Bernards M. Isolation of an antimicrobial compound from Impatiens balsamina L. using bioassay-guided fractionation. Phytother Res. 2001;15:676-80 pubmed
    ..single bioactive compound (LC(50)=26 ppm) was isolated from the 95% ethanol extract of the dried aerial parts of Impatiens balsamina L. and subsequently identified as 2-methoxy-1,4-naphthoquinone (MNQ)...
  8. Andrews M, Maule H, Raven J, Mistry A. Extension growth of Impatiens glandulifera at low irradiance: importance of nitrate and potassium accumulation. Ann Bot. 2005;95:641-8 pubmed
    The summer annual Impatiens glandulifera can reach 3 m in height within deciduous woodland...
  9. McAbee J, Kuzoff R, Gasser C. Mechanisms of derived unitegmy among Impatiens species. Plant Cell. 2005;17:1674-84 pubmed
    ..b>Impatiens, a genus of the Ericales, includes species with one integument, two integuments, or an apparently intermediate ..

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Publications120 found, 100 shown here

  1. Chiurugwi T, Pouteau S, Nicholls D, Tooke F, Ordidge M, Battey N. Floral meristem indeterminacy depends on flower position and is facilitated by acarpellate gynoecium development in Impatiens balsamina. New Phytol. 2007;173:79-90 pubmed
    ..In terminal flowering Impatiens balsamina (cv...
  2. Ding Z, Jiang F, Chen N, Lv G, Zhu C. Isolation and identification of an anti-tumor component from leaves of Impatiens balsamina. Molecules. 2008;13:220-9 pubmed
    We have previously shown that ethanol or chloroform extracts of the leaves of Impatiens balsamina (LIB) have anti-tumor activity against the human hepatocellular carcinoma cell line HepG2...
  3. Janssens S, Knox E, Huysmans S, Smets E, Merckx V. Rapid radiation of Impatiens (Balsaminaceae) during Pliocene and Pleistocene: result of a global climate change. Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2009;52:806-24 pubmed publisher
    b>Impatiens comprises more than 1000 species and is one of the largest genera of flowering plants. The genus has a subcosmopolitan distribution, yet most of its evolutionary history is unknown...
  4. Li W, Bi X, Wang K, Li D, Satou T, Koike K. Triterpenoid saponins from Impatiens siculifer. Phytochemistry. 2009;70:816-21 pubmed publisher
    ..Triterpenoid saponins, impatienosides A-G, together with 12 known saponins, were isolated from the whole plants of Impatiens siculifer...
  5. Mandle L, Warren D, Hoffmann M, Peterson A, Schmitt J, von Wettberg E. Conclusions about niche expansion in introduced Impatiens walleriana populations depend on method of analysis. PLoS ONE. 2010;5:e15297 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we test whether climate niches differ between native and introduced populations of Impatiens walleriana, globally one of the most popular horticultural species...
  6. Sakunphueak A, Panichayupakaranant P. Comparison of antimicrobial activities of naphthoquinones from Impatiens balsamina. Nat Prod Res. 2012;26:1119-24 pubmed publisher
    ..lawsone methyl ether (2), and methylene-3,3'-bilawsone (3) are the main naphthoquinones in the leaf extracts of Impatiens balsamina L. (Balsaminaceae)...
  7. Skálová H, Havlíčková V, Pysek P. Seedling traits, plasticity and local differentiation as strategies of invasive species of Impatiens in central Europe. Ann Bot. 2012;110:1429-38 pubmed publisher
    ..To obtain insights into the role of these processes in contributing to variation in performance, we compared congeneric species of Impatiens (Balsaminaceae) with different origin and invasion status that occur in central Europe.
  8. Imam M, Nahar N, Akter S, Rana M. Antinociceptive activity of methanol extract of flowers of Impatiens balsamina. J Ethnopharmacol. 2012;142:804-10 pubmed publisher
    b>Impatiens balsamina Linn. (Balsaminaceae), an annual herb locally called "Dopati", is cultivated as an ornamental garden plant in Bangladesh...
  9. Dietzgen R, Martin K, Anderson G, Goodin M. In planta localization and interactions of impatiens necrotic spot tospovirus proteins. J Gen Virol. 2012;93:2490-5 pubmed publisher
    b>Impatiens necrotic spot tospovirus (INSV) is a significant pathogen of ornamentals...
  10. Ueda Y, Oku H, Iinuma M, Ishiguro K. Effects on blood pressure decrease in response to PAF of Impatiens textori MIQ. Biol Pharm Bull. 2003;26:1505-7 pubmed
    A 35% EtOH extract of flowers of Impatiens textori MIQ. showed an inhibitory effect on blood pressure decrease in response to platelet activating factor (PAF) measured with a blood pressure monitoring system...
  11. Huber H, Kane N, Heschel M, von Wettberg E, Banta J, Leuck A, et al. Frequency and microenvironmental pattern of selection on plastic shade-avoidance traits in a natural population of Impatiens capensis. Am Nat. 2004;163:548-63 pubmed
    ..selection on phytochrome-mediated shade-avoidance responses in a natural population of the annual plant Impatiens capensis...
  12. Stinchcombe J, Schmitt J. Ecosystem engineers as selective agents: the effects of leaf litter on emergence time and early growth in Impatiens capensis. Ecol Lett. 2006;9:258-70 pubmed
    ..an ecosystem engineer - oak trees - to affect the evolutionary dynamics of the herbaceous, understory annual, Impatiens capensis, through leaf litter deposition...
  13. Janssens S, Geuten K, Viaene T, Yuan Y, Song Y, Smets E. Phylogenetic utility of the AP3/DEF K-domain and its molecular evolution in Impatiens (Balsaminaceae). Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2007;43:225-39 pubmed
    ..utility of the two AP3/DEF paralogues (ImpDEF1 and ImpDEF2) that were recently identified in the genus Impatiens (Balsaminaceae)...
  14. von Wettberg E, Remington D, Schmitt J. Partitioning adaptive differentiation across a patchy landscape: shade avoidance traits in impatiens capensis. Evolution. 2008;62:654-67 pubmed
    ..We tested whether open- and closed-canopy forms of Impatiens capensis, an herbaceous annual plant of eastern North America, have evolved repeatedly by comparing hierarchical ..
  15. McGoey B, Stinchcombe J. Interspecific competition alters natural selection on shade avoidance phenotypes in Impatiens capensis. New Phytol. 2009;183:880-91 pubmed publisher
    Shade avoidance syndrome is a known adaptive response for Impatiens capensis growing in dense intraspecific competition. However, I. capensis also grow with dominant interspecific competitors in marshes. Here, we compare the I...
  16. Wang Y, Wu D, Liao J, Wu C, Li W, Weng B. In vitro activity of Impatiens balsamina L. against multiple antibiotic-resistant Helicobacter pylori. Am J Chin Med. 2009;37:713-22 pubmed
    b>Impatiens balsamina L. has been used as indigenous medicine in Asia for the treatment of rheumatism, fractures, and fingernail inflammation. In this study, anti-H. pylori activity of I. balsamina L. was investigated...
  17. Stinchcombe J, Izem R, Heschel M, McGoey B, Schmitt J. Across-environment genetic correlations and the frequency of selective environments shape the evolutionary dynamics of growth rate in Impatiens capensis. Evolution. 2010;64:2887-903 pubmed publisher
    ..of competition and resource availability on trade-offs, we grew individuals of recombinant inbred lines of Impatiens capensis in a factorial combination of five densities with two light environments (full light and neutral shade) ..
  18. Soper Gorden N, Adler L. Abiotic conditions affect floral antagonists and mutualists of Impatiens capensis (Balsaminaceae). Am J Bot. 2013;100:679-89 pubmed publisher
    ..Species interactions could enhance or reduce the direct effects of abiotic factors, depending on how mutualists and antagonists respond to abiotic conditions...
  19. Scott Z, Ginsberg H, Alm S. Native Bee Diversity and Pollen Foraging Specificity in Cultivated Highbush Blueberry (Ericaceae: Vaccinium corymbosum) in Rhode Island. Environ Entomol. 2016;45:1432-1438 pubmed publisher
    ..Bombus spp., and Xylocopa virginica (L.) were collected most often. Bombus griseocollis (DeGeer), B. impatiens Cresson, B. bimaculatus Cresson, B...
  20. Leonard A, Brent J, Papaj D, Dornhaus A. Floral nectar guide patterns discourage nectar robbing by bumble bees. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e55914 pubmed publisher
    ..the presence of a symmetric floral nectar guide pattern on artificial flowers affected bumble bees' (Bombus impatiens) propensity to rob or access nectar "legitimately...
  21. Fu Z, Toda M, Li N, Zhang Y, Gao J. A new genus of anthophilous drosophilids, Impatiophila (Diptera, Drosophilidae): morphology, DNA barcoding and molecular phylogeny, with descriptions of thirty-nine new species. Zootaxa. 2016;4120:1-100 pubmed publisher
    ..However, flowers of Impatiens L. have never been recognized as hosts for drosophilid flies until recently: two Hirtodrosophila species, H...
  22. Smirnova I, Shneider Y, Karimova E. Trichoderma L-Lysine-α-Oxidase Producer Strain Culture Fluid Inhibits Impatiens Necrotic Spot Virus. Bull Exp Biol Med. 2016;160:357-9 pubmed publisher
    A method for PCR diagnosis of impatiens necrotic spot virus is developed. Concentrated culture fluid with active L-lysine-α-oxidase (0...
  23. Phelps J, Strang C, Gbylik Sikorska M, Sniegocki T, Posyniak A, Sherry D. Imidacloprid slows the development of preference for rewarding food sources in bumblebees (Bombus impatiens). Ecotoxicology. 2018;27:175-187 pubmed publisher
    ..We investigated whether bumblebees (Bombus impatiens) chronically exposed to imidacloprid at field-realistic levels of 2...
  24. Dunlap A, Nielsen M, Dornhaus A, Papaj D. Foraging Bumble Bees Weigh the Reliability of Personal and Social Information. Curr Biol. 2016;26:1195-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we show that bumble bees (Bombus impatiens) account for the reliability of personally acquired information (which flower color was previously associated ..
  25. Cimmino A, Mathieu V, Evidente M, Ferderin M, Moreno Y Banuls L, Masi M, et al. Glanduliferins A and B, two new glucosylated steroids from Impatiens glandulifera, with in vitro growth inhibitory activity in human cancer cells. Fitoterapia. 2016;109:138-45 pubmed publisher
    b>Impatiens glandulifera has been imported from Himalaya in Europe and is considered as an invasive alien plant whose spreading arouses increasing interest among scientific literature...
  26. Li W, Wang X, Zhang H, He Z, Zhi W, Liu F, et al. Anti-ulcerogenic effect of cavidine against ethanol-induced acute gastric ulcer in mice and possible underlying mechanism. Int Immunopharmacol. 2016;38:450-9 pubmed publisher
    Cavidine, a major alkaloid compound isolated from Corydalis impatiens, has various pharmacological effects but its effect on gastric ulcer has not been previously explored...
  27. Lai H. Subcellular distribution and chemical forms of cadmium in Impatiens walleriana in relation to its phytoextraction potential. Chemosphere. 2015;138:370-6 pubmed publisher
    b>Impatiens (Impatiens walleriana) has been shown to be a potential cadmium (Cd) hyperaccumulator, but its mechanisms in accumulation and detoxification have not been reported...
  28. Switzer C, Combes S. The neonicotinoid pesticide, imidacloprid, affects Bombus impatiens (bumblebee) sonication behavior when consumed at doses below the LD50. Ecotoxicology. 2016;25:1150-9 pubmed publisher
    We investigated changes in sonication (or buzz-pollination) behavior of Bombus impatiens bumblebees, after consumption of the neonicotinoid pesticide, imidacloprid...
  29. Lai H, Lam C, Wang W, Ji Y. Cadmium Uptake by Cuttings of Impatiens walleriana in Response to Different Cadmium Concentrations and Growth Periods. Bull Environ Contam Toxicol. 2017;98:317-322 pubmed publisher
    b>Impatiens walleriana (I. walleriana), a potential cadmium (Cd) hyperaccumulator, can propagate by cuttings, which are less expensive to grow than seedlings...
  30. Buchanan A, Gibbs J, Komondy L, Szendrei Z. Bee Community of Commercial Potato Fields in Michigan and Bombus impatiens Visitation to Neonicotinoid-Treated Potato Plants. Insects. 2017;8: pubmed publisher
    ..comprising 73% of all captured bees. We found seven Bombus spp., of which B. impatiens was the only known visitor of potato flowers in our region...
  31. Li Z, Saina J, Gichira A, Kyalo C, Wang Q, Chen J. Comparative Genomics of the Balsaminaceae Sister Genera Hydrocera triflora and Impatiens pinfanensis. Int J Mol Sci. 2018;19: pubmed publisher
    The family Balsaminaceae, which consists of the economically important genus Impatiens and the monotypic genus Hydrocera, lacks a reported or published complete chloroplast genome sequence...
  32. Abrams Motz V, Bowers C, Mull Young L, Kinder D. The effectiveness of jewelweed, Impatiens capensis, the related cultivar I. balsamina and the component, lawsone in preventing post poison ivy exposure contact dermatitis. J Ethnopharmacol. 2012;143:314-8 pubmed publisher
    b>Impatiens capensis (jewelweed) is native to the Eastern and Midwestern US and Canada. Many Native American tribes used I...
  33. Chang J, Crall J, Combes S. Wind alters landing dynamics in bumblebees. J Exp Biol. 2016;219:2819-2822 pubmed
    ..Here, we tested the effects of wind on bumblebees (Bombus impatiens) landing on flowers...
  34. Xiong C, Hu Z, Tu Y, Liu H, Wang P, Zhao M, et al. ITS2 barcoding DNA region combined with high resolution melting (HRM) analysis of Hyoscyami Semen, the mature seed of Hyoscyamus niger. Chin J Nat Med. 2016;14:898-903 pubmed publisher
    ..Br., Cuscuta australis R. Br., Cuscuta chinensis Lam., and Impatiens balsamina L. because of their similar morphologies or similar names...
  35. Triska J, Vrchotova N, Sykora J, Moos M. Separation and identification of 1,2,4-trihydroxynaphthalene-1-O-glucoside in Impatiens glandulifera Royle. Molecules. 2013;18:8429-39 pubmed publisher
    Methanolic extract from lyophilized roots of Impatiens glandulifera Royle was analyzed by high performance liquid chromatography using DAD and FLD detection and this revealed one dominant highly fluorescent very unstable substance...
  36. Tian J, Liu K, Hu G. Pollination ecology and pollination system of Impatiens reptans (Balsaminaceae) endemic to China. Ann Bot. 2004;93:167-75 pubmed
    China is one of the centres of geographical distribution of Impatiens L. Studies of the pollination ecology of this genus in China have, until now, been unreported. Impatiens reptans, a species endemic to China, was studied...
  37. Janssens S, Viaene T, Huysmans S, Smets E, Geuten K. Selection on length mutations after frameshift can explain the origin and retention of the AP3/DEF-like paralogues in Impatiens. J Mol Evol. 2008;66:424-35 pubmed publisher
    ..We find that after duplication and frameshift of Impatiens class B genes, the individual codons show no evidence for adaptive selection...
  38. Huber H, von Wettberg E, Aguilera A, Schmitt J. Testing mechanisms and context dependence of costs of plastic shade avoidance responses in Impatiens capensis (Balsaminaceae). Am J Bot. 2011;98:1602-12 pubmed publisher
    ..The overall benefits of elongation outweigh the costs resulting in selection for elongation at the population level. ..
  39. Ahmad K, Hamid A, Nawaz F, Hameed M, Ahmad F, Deng J, et al. Ethnopharmacological studies of indigenous plants in Kel village, Neelum Valley, Azad Kashmir, Pakistan. J Ethnobiol Ethnomed. 2017;13:68 pubmed publisher
    ..Plants with high use value were Berberis lycium (2.05), Impatiens glandulifera (1.95), Artemisia scoparia (1.75), Ageratum conozoides (1.75), and Achillea millefolium (1.7)...
  40. von Wettberg E, Stinchcombe J, Schmitt J. Early developmental responses to seedling environment modulate later plasticity to light spectral quality. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e34121 pubmed publisher
    ..To test for such constraints, we exposed inbred lines of Impatiens capensis to factorial combinations of leaf litter (which affects de-etiolation) and simulated foliage shade (..
  41. Marshall S, Adegbola R, Adkins S, Naidu R. An efficient and high fidelity method for amplification, cloning and sequencing of complete tospovirus genomic RNA segments. J Virol Methods. 2017;242:22-26 pubmed publisher
    ..to amplify, clone and sequence full-length M- and S-RNA genome segments of Tomato spotted wilt virus and Impatiens necrotic spot virus...
  42. Campbell J, O Brien J, Irvin J, Kimmel C, Daniels J, Ellis J. Managed Bumble Bees (Bombus impatiens) (Hymenoptera: Apidae) Caged With Blueberry Bushes at High Density Did Not Increase Fruit Set or Fruit Weight Compared to Open Pollination. Environ Entomol. 2017;46:237-242 pubmed publisher
    ..There were four treatments in this study: two treatments of caged commercial bumble bee (Bombus impatiens Cresson) colonies (low and high weight hives), a treatment excluding all pollinators, and a final treatment ..
  43. Weinig C, Gravuer K, Kane N, Schmitt J. Testing adaptive plasticity to UV: costs and benefits of stem elongation and light-induced phenolics. Evolution. 2004;58:2645-56 pubmed
    ..We measured selection on stem elongation and phenolic content of seedlings of Impatiens capensis transplanted into ambient-UV and UV-removal treatments...
  44. Dong Y, Li P, Zhang C. Harpin Hpa1 promotes flower development in Impatiens and Parochetus plants. Bot Stud. 2016;57:22 pubmed publisher
    ..beneficial effects of Hpa1 and Hpa110-42 to flower development in three species of the garden balsam Impatiens and the garden scoparius Parochetus communis plant...
  45. Alatawi F, Margolies D, Nechols J. Aesthetic damage thresholds for twospotted spider mites (Acari: Tetranychidae) on impatiens: effect of plant age and level of infestation. J Econ Entomol. 2007;100:1904-9 pubmed
    ..Acari: Tetranychidae), on visible plant damage, and the effect of plant age on spider mite population growth on impatiens, Impatiens wallerana Hook.f...
  46. Iwaoka E, Oku H, Iinuma M, Ishiguro K. Allergy-preventive effects of the flowers of Impatiens textori. Biol Pharm Bull. 2010;33:714-6 pubmed
    The allergy-preventive activity of a 35% EtOH extract (IT) of flowers of Impatiens textori MIQ. was demonstrated in a continuing search for allergy-preventive substances from natural sources...
  47. Love H, Maggs C, Murray T, Provan J. Genetic evidence for predominantly hydrochoric gene flow in the invasive riparian plant Impatiens glandulifera (Himalayan balsam). Ann Bot. 2013;112:1743-50 pubmed publisher
    ..patterns of unidirectional, linear gene flow expected under hydrochoric dispersal of the invasive riparian plant Impatiens glandulifera in two contrasting river systems...
  48. Mistick E, Mountcastle A, Combes S. Wing flexibility improves bumblebee flight stability. J Exp Biol. 2016;219:3384-3390 pubmed
    ..In this study, we artificially stiffened bumblebee (Bombus impatiens) wings in vivo by applying a micro-splint to the 1m-cu joint, and measured the consequences for body stability ..
  49. Dan Y, Baxter A, Zhang S, Pantazis C, Veilleux R. Development of efficient plant regeneration and transformation system for impatiens using Agrobacterium tumefaciens and multiple bud cultures as explants. BMC Plant Biol. 2010;10:165 pubmed publisher
    b>Impatiens (Impatiens walleriana) is a top selling floriculture crop...
  50. Pant P, Allen M, Tansel B. Mercury uptake and translocation in Impatiens walleriana plants grown in the contaminated soil from Oak Ridge. Int J Phytoremediation. 2011;13:168-76 pubmed
    ..for phytoavailability of mercury as measured by degree of Hg translocation in aboveground biomass of Impatiens walleriana plants grown in the soils...
  51. Kim S, Mason A, Im W. Enhancement of the Initial Growth Rate of Agricultural Plants by Using Static Magnetic Fields. J Vis Exp. 2016;: pubmed publisher
    ..2 Tesla) was applied to Petri dishes containing seeds of Garden Balsam (Impatiens balsamina), Mizuna (Brassica rapa var. japonica), Komatsuna (Brassica rapa var...
  52. Wu S, Nomura Y, Du Y, Zhorov B, Dong K. Molecular basis of selective resistance of the bumblebee BiNav1 sodium channel to tau-fluvalinate. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2017;114:12922-12927 pubmed publisher
    ..functionally characterized the sodium channel BiNav1-1 from the common eastern bumblebee (Bombus impatiens) in Xenopus oocytes and found that the BiNav1-1 channel is highly sensitive to six ..
  53. Ueda Y, Oku H, Iinuma M, Ishiguro K. Antianaphylactic and antipruritic effects of the flowers of Impatiens textori MIQ. Biol Pharm Bull. 2005;28:1786-90 pubmed
    The anti-anaphylactic and anti-pruritic activities of a 35% EtOH extract (IT) of the flowers of Impatiens textori MIQ. were investigated by in vivo assay...
  54. Zhou X, Zhao X, Tang L, Zhang Y, Ruan H, Pi H, et al. Immunomodulatory activity of the rhizomes of Impatiens pritzellii var. hupehensis on collagen-induced arthritis mice. J Ethnopharmacol. 2007;109:505-9 pubmed
    b>Impatiens pritzellii Hook. f. var. hupehensis Hook. f. (Balsaminaceae) has been well-known and widely used in China as an anti-rheumatoid arthritis (anti-RA) herb...
  55. Szewczyk K, Kalemba D, Komsta Ł, Nowak R. Comparison of the Essential Oil Composition of Selected Impatiens Species and Its Antioxidant Activities. Molecules. 2016;21: pubmed publisher
    ..The present paper describes the chemical composition of the essential oils obtained by hydrodistillation from four Impatiens species, Impatiens glandulifera Royle, I. parviflora DC., I. balsamina L. and I. noli-tangere L...
  56. Poli P, de Mello M, Buschini A, de Castro V, Restivo F, Rossi C, et al. Evaluation of the genotoxicity induced by the fungicide fenarimol in mammalian and plant cells by use of the single-cell gel electrophoresis assay. Mutat Res. 2003;540:57-66 pubmed
    ..Significant DNA breakage was observed in the nuclei of Impatiens balsamina leaves after in vivo treatment with fenarimol (145 nM, 1h)...
  57. Alatawi F, Opit G, Margolies D, Nechols J. Within-plant distribution of twospotted spider mites (Acari: Tetranychidae) on impatiens: development of a presence-absence sampling plan. J Econ Entomol. 2005;98:1040-7 pubmed
    The twospotted spider mite, Tetranychus urticae Koch, is an important pest of impatiens, a floricultural crop of increasing economic importance in the United States...
  58. Steets J, Salla R, Ashman T. Herbivory and competition interact to affect reproductive traits and mating system expression in Impatiens capensis. Am Nat. 2006;167:591-600 pubmed
    ..production of selfing, cleistogamous and facultatively outcrossing, chasmogamous flowers and fruits) of Impatiens capensis. In a survey of I...
  59. Sakunphueak A, Panichayupakaranant P. Increased production of naphthoquinones in Impatiens balsamina root cultures by elicitation with methyl jasmonate. Bioresour Technol. 2010;101:8777-83 pubmed publisher
    b>Impatiens balsamina root cultures were treated with yeast extract (YE), Candida albicans homogenate (CAH), Trichophyton rubrum homogenate (TRH), chitosan (CHI) and methyl jasmonate (MJ)...
  60. Garcia Mata C, Lamattina L. Hydrogen sulphide, a novel gasotransmitter involved in guard cell signalling. New Phytol. 2010;188:977-84 pubmed publisher
    ..of stomatal closure was studied in epidermal strips of three plant species (Vicia faba, Arabidopsis thaliana and Impatiens walleriana)...
  61. Wei J, Lai H, Chen Z. Chelator effects on bioconcentration and translocation of cadmium by hyperaccumulators, Tagetes patula and Impatiens walleriana. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2012;84:173-8 pubmed publisher
    French marigold (Tagetes patula) and impatiens (Impatiens walleriana) can act as hyperaccumulator plants for removal of cadmium (Cd) from contaminated sites...
  62. Srivilai J, Rabgay K, Khorana N, Waranuch N, Nuengchamnong N, Ingkaninan K. A new label-free screen for steroid 5?-reductase inhibitors using LC-MS. Steroids. 2016;116:67-75 pubmed publisher
    ..Two plant extracts, Impatiens balsamina L. and Curcuma longa L. showed IC50 at 5.4±0.2 and 9.0±1...
  63. Zhou X, Zhao X, Tang L, Ruan H, Zhang Y, Pi H, et al. Three new triterpenoid saponins from the rhizomes of Impatiens pritzellii var. hupehensis. J Asian Nat Prod Res. 2007;9:379-85 pubmed
    ..with a known triterpenoid (4) and two known triterpenoid saponins (5, 6), were isolated from the rhizomes of Impatiens pritzellii Hook. f. var. hupehensis Hook. f...
  64. Li H, Yu J, Li P. Simultaneous qualification and quantification of baccharane glycosides in Impatientis Semen by HPLC-ESI-MSD and HPLC-ELSD. J Pharm Biomed Anal. 2011;54:674-80 pubmed publisher
    ..A, B, C, F, G, K, L, and M in Impatientis Semen, a Chinese herbal medicine derived from the seeds of Impatiens balsamina L...
  65. Lei J, Qian S, Jiang J. Two new flavone glycosides from the seeds of Impatiens balsamina L. J Asian Nat Prod Res. 2010;12:1033-7 pubmed publisher
    Two new flavone glycosides were isolated from the seeds of Impatiens balsamina L...
  66. Wetten A, Thomas J, Wagiran A, Chiurugwi T. Targeted biolistics for improved transformation of Impatiens balsamina. Methods Mol Biol. 2012;847:255-65 pubmed publisher
    A transgenesis programme has been developed for Impatiens balsamina that will allow elucidation of the roles played by individual genes in the flower reversion phenomenon shown by this model species...
  67. Simon J, Simon S, Simon G. [Saint John and "Noli me tangere"]. Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol. 2002;77:283-5 pubmed
  68. Bowling A, Vaughn K. A simple technique to minimize heat damage to specimens during thermal polymerization of LR White in plastic and gelatin capsules. J Microsc. 2008;231:186-9 pubmed publisher
  69. Leastro M, de Oliveira A, Pallás V, Sánchez Navarro J, Kormelink R, Resende R. The NSm proteins of phylogenetically related tospoviruses trigger Sw-5b-mediated resistance dissociated of their cell-to-cell movement function. Virus Res. 2017;240:25-34 pubmed publisher
    ..necrotic streak virus (ANSV), chrysanthemum stem necrosis virus (CSNV), groundnut ringspot virus (GRSV), Impatiens necrotic spot virus (INSV) and tomato chlorotic spot virus (TCSV)...
  70. Steffan S, Dharampal P, Diaz Garcia L, Currie C, Zalapa J, Hittinger C. Empirical, Metagenomic, and Computational Techniques Illuminate the Mechanisms by which Fungicides Compromise Bee Health. J Vis Exp. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..already provided the first evidence that fungicides cause profound colony losses in a native bumble bee (Bombus impatiens)...
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    To study the chemical constituents from the rhizome of Impatiens pritzellii var. hupehensis. The rhizome were extracted with methanol, isolated and purified by column chromatography on silica gel...
  72. Mori N, Toume K, Arai M, Koyano T, Kowithayakorn T, Ishibashi M. 2-methoxy-1,4-naphthoquinone isolated from Impatiens balsamina in a screening program for activity to inhibit Wnt signaling. J Nat Med. 2011;65:234-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The bioassay-guided fractionation of aerial parts of a plant, Impatiens balsamina, led to the isolation of 2-methoxy-1,4-naphthoquinone (1) as an active compound...
  73. Sakunphueak A, Panichayupakaranant P. Simultaneous determination of three naphthoquinones in the leaves of Impatiens balsamina L. by reversed-phase high-performance liquid chromatography. Phytochem Anal. 2010;21:444-50 pubmed publisher
    ..lawsone (1), lawsone methyl ether (2) and methylene-3,3'-bilawsone (3) are the main active compounds of Impatiens balsamina leaves. To develop and validate an HPLC method for simultaneous quantitative determination of 1-3 in I...
  74. Conroy T, Palmer Young E, Irwin R, Adler L. Food Limitation Affects Parasite Load and Survival of Bombus impatiens (Hymenoptera: Apidae) Infected With Crithidia (Trypanosomatida: Trypanosomatidae). Environ Entomol. 2016;45:1212-1219 pubmed
    ..we examined the combined impacts of pollen and nectar limitation on Crithidia, a common gut parasite in Bombus impatiens Cresson...
  75. Yamana Y, Tanaka H. A new species of <i>Chiridota</i> (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea: Apodida: Chiridotidae) from Japan, and First record of <i>C. rigida</i> from Japan. Zootaxa. 2017;4341:243-257 pubmed publisher
    A new apodid sea cucumber, Chiridota impatiens sp. nov., is described from the intertidal zone of Okinawa, Japan, and C. rigida Semper, 1867 is also described from the intertidal zone of Wakayama, as new to Japan. C. impatiens sp. nov...
  76. Wetzel T, Njapo Ngangom H, Chotewutmontri S, Krczal G. Nucleotide sequence of a new isolate of ribgrass mosaic tobamovirus infecting Impatiens New Guinea. Arch Virol. 2006;151:787-91 pubmed
    The complete nucleotide sequence of a tobamovirus isolated from Impatiens New Guinea was determined. The genome was 6302 nt long, and its genomic organisation was similar to those of other crucufer tobamoviruses...
  77. Lopezaraiza Mikel M, Hayes R, Whalley M, Memmott J. The impact of an alien plant on a native plant-pollinator network: an experimental approach. Ecol Lett. 2007;10:539-50 pubmed
    ..Here we use a manipulative field experiment, to investigate the impact of the alien plant Impatiens glandulifera on an entire community of coflowering native plants...
  78. Steets J, Knight T, Ashman T. The interactive effects of herbivory and mixed mating for the population dynamics of Impatiens capensis. Am Nat. 2007;170:113-27 pubmed
    ..mating and explore the interactive effects of vegetative herbivory and mating system for population dynamics of Impatiens capensis, a species with an obligate mixed mating system (i.e...
  79. Opit G, Perret J, Holt K, Nechols J, Margolies D, Williams K. Comparing chemical and biological control strategies for twospotted spider mites (Acari: Tetranychidae) in commercial greenhouse production of bedding plants. J Econ Entomol. 2009;102:336-46 pubmed
    ..control strategies for Tetranychus urticae Koch (Acari: Tetranychidae) were evaluated on mixed plantings of impatiens, Impatiens wallerana Hook.f (Ericales: Balsaminaceae), and ivy geranium, Pelargonium peltatum (1.) L'Hér...
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    The effects of CO(2) enrichment on growth and development of Impatiens hawkeri, an important greenhouse flower, were investigated for the purpose of providing scientific basis for CO(2) enrichment to this species in greenhouse...
  81. Fan X, Reichling J, Wink M. Antibacterial activity of the recombinant antimicrobial peptide Ib-AMP4 from Impatiens balsamina and its synergy with other antimicrobial agents against drug resistant bacteria. Pharmazie. 2013;68:628-30 pubmed
    Ib-AMP4 is an antimicrobial peptide of Impatiens balsamina (Balsaminaceae). Ib-AMP4 was produced as a recombinant peptide and in this study its antimicrobial activity against human bacterial pathogens was investigated...
  82. Francois I, De Bolle M, Dwyer G, Goderis I, Woutors P, Verhaert P, et al. Transgenic expression in Arabidopsis of a polyprotein construct leading to production of two different antimicrobial proteins. Plant Physiol. 2002;128:1346-58 pubmed
    ..an intervening sequence ("linker peptide") originating from a natural polyprotein occurring in seed of Impatiens balsamina...
  83. Ishiguro K, Ohira Y, Oku H. Preventive effects of Impatiens balsamina on the hen egg-white lysozyme (HEL)-induced decrease in blood flow. Biol Pharm Bull. 2002;25:505-8 pubmed
    ..Using this system, we estimated the anti-anaphylactic effects of the 35% ethanol extract (IB) of petals of Impatiens balsamina L., as well as those of anti-allergic agents currently used...
  84. Liu J, Zhou Q, Sun T, Ma L, Wang S. Growth responses of three ornamental plants to Cd and Cd-Pb stress and their metal accumulation characteristics. J Hazard Mater. 2008;151:261-7 pubmed
    ..Thus, it can be forecasted that this work will provide a new way for phytoremediation of contaminated soils...
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    ..b>Impatiens balsamina L. and Gomphrena globosa L...
  87. Helsen K, Acharya K, Brunet J, Cousins S, Decocq G, Hermy M, et al. Biotic and abiotic drivers of intraspecific trait variation within plant populations of three herbaceous plant species along a latitudinal gradient. BMC Ecol. 2017;17:38 pubmed publisher
    ..nemorosa, a species with intermediate colonization rates, Milium effusum, and the fast colonizing, non-native Impatiens glandulifera. Climatic stress consistently increased ITVBI across species and traits...
  88. Koslow J, Clay K. The mixed mating system of Impatiens capensis and infection by a foliar rust pathogen: patterns of resistance and fitness consequences. Evolution. 2007;61:2643-54 pubmed
    ..genotypes, we used a factorial design to compare levels of infection of selfed and outcrossed progeny of Impatiens capensis, a woodland annual with a mixed mating system...
  89. Cai Z, Zhou Q, Peng S, Li K. Promoted biodegradation and microbiological effects of petroleum hydrocarbons by Impatiens balsamina L. with strong endurance. J Hazard Mater. 2010;183:731-7 pubmed publisher
    ..the objective of identifying special ornamental plants for the effective biodegradation of PHCs, the efficacy of Impatiens balsamina L...
  90. Janssens S, Smets E, Vrijdaghs A. Floral development of Hydrocera and Impatiens reveals evolutionary trends in the most early diverged lineages of the Balsaminaceae. Ann Bot. 2012;109:1285-96 pubmed publisher
    Balsaminaceae consist of two genera, the monospecific Hydrocera and its species-rich sister Impatiens. Although both genera are seemingly rather similar in overall appearance, they differ in ecology, distribution range, habitat ..
  91. Fan X, Schäfer H, Reichling J, Wink M. Bactericidal properties of the antimicrobial peptide Ib-AMP4 from Impatiens balsamina produced as a recombinant fusion-protein in Escherichia coli. Biotechnol J. 2013;8:1213-20 pubmed publisher
    ..We report the production of Impatiens balsamina antimicrobial peptide 4 (Ib-AMP4, originally isolated from Impatiens balsamina) in Escherichia coli as ..
  92. Vieira M, Winterhalter P, Jerz G. Flavonoids from the flowers of Impatiens glandulifera Royle isolated by high performance countercurrent chromatography. Phytochem Anal. 2016;27:116-25 pubmed publisher
    b>Impatiens glandulifera Royle (Balsaminaceae) is an annual herb from the Himalaya region, currently widespread along European river systems and one of the most important neophyte invading plants in Germany...