calycanthaceae

Summary

Summary: A plant family of the order Laurales, subclass Magnoliidae, class Magnoliopsida.

Top Publications

  1. Wang X, Jin Z, Li J, Li Y. Characterization of 31 microsatellite markers for Sinocalycanthus chinensis (Calycanthaceae), an endemic endangered species. Appl Plant Sci. 2017;5: pubmed publisher
    Thirty-one microsatellite markers were developed for Sinocalycanthus chinensis (Calycanthaceae), an endemic endangered species in China.
  2. Sun Q, Zhu J, Cao F, Chen F. Anti-inflammatory properties of extracts from Chimonanthus nitens Oliv. leaf. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0181094 pubmed publisher
    Chimonanthus nitens Oliv. (CN) is a species in the family Calycanthaceae. Its leaf is widely used to make traditional herbal tea in southern China and has a wide range of therapeutic effects...
  3. Liu Z, Liu Z. [Chemical constituents from the seed of Chimonanthus praecox extracted by supercritical carbon dioxide]. Zhong Yao Cai. 2008;31:992-5 pubmed
    ..To analyse the volatile oil from seed of Chimonanthus praecox...
  4. Tong W, Luo H, Mai X, Wei J, Lin L. [FTIR fingerprints-chemical pattern recognition research of three kinds of Chimonanthus and fried samples]. Zhong Yao Cai. 2011;34:202-5 pubmed
    ..To classify the leaves of Chimonanthus nitens, Chimonanthus Salicifolius, Chimonanthus zhejiang and their fried samples, Discriminating equation was established to distinguish categories of raw materials...
  5. Chen J, Chen Q, Chen Z. Enhancing sensitivity of liquid chromatographic/ion-trap mass spectrometric determination of jasmonic acid by derivatization with N,N'-dicyclohexylcarbodiimide. Analyst. 2012;137:5436-40 pubmed publisher
  6. Pan X, Shi X, Jiang Y, Chen L, Si J. [Genetic diversity and genetic relationships of spacies containing extremely aromatic compounds in leaves of Chimonanthus]. Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2011;36:1553-7 pubmed
    ..Species containing extremely aromatic compounds in leaves of Chimonanthus was analyzed to evaluate its genetic diversity and genetic relationships...
  7. Ye Q, Qiu Y, Quo Y, Chen J, Yang S, Zhao M, et al. Species-specific SCAR markers for authentication of Sinocalycanthus chinensis. J Zhejiang Univ Sci B. 2006;7:868-72 pubmed
    ..chinensis being able to be amplified. This amplification is not only rapid (results can be obtained in less than 3 h), but is also easy to perform. Hence it is a feasible method for identifying S. chinensis in seedling market...
  8. Albert B, Ressayre A, Nadot S. Correlation between pollen aperture pattern and callose deposition in late tetrad stage in three species producing atypical pollen grains. Am J Bot. 2011;98:189-96 pubmed publisher
    ..e., disulculate in Calycanthus floridus [Calycanthaceae, magnoliids], tetraporate in Hohenbergia stellata [Bromeliaceae, monocots], and monoporate in Typha latifolia [..
  9. Ke S, Jin Z. [Effects of water stress and temperature on gas exchange and chlorophyll fluorescence of Sinocalycanthus chinensis leaves]. Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao. 2008;19:43-9 pubmed
    ..chinensis...

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  1. Kashiwada Y, Nishimura K, Kurimoto S, Takaishi Y. New 29-nor-cycloartanes with a 3,4-seco- and a novel 2,3-seco-structure from the leaves of Sinocalycanthus chinensis. Bioorg Med Chem. 2011;19:2790-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Compound 5 demonstrated enhanced cytotoxicity against MDR KB cells in the presence of colchicine, although all the compounds showed moderate or no cytotoxicities...
  2. Zhang Q, Wang B, Duan K, Wang L, Wang M, Tang X, et al. The paleoAP3-type gene CpAP3, an ancestral B-class gene from the basal angiosperm Chimonanthus praecox, can affect stamen and petal development in higher eudicots. Dev Genes Evol. 2011;221:83-93 pubmed publisher
    ..This gene also holds some bioengineering potential in creating novel floral germplasms...
  3. Lv J, Zhang L, Chu X, Zhou J. Chemical composition, antioxidant and antimicrobial activity of the extracts of the flowers of the Chinese plant Chimonanthus praecox. Nat Prod Res. 2012;26:1363-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data suggested that the flowers of Chimonanthus praecox had pharmaceutical benefits, and are also a potential source of natural antioxidants and biocides...
  4. Liu Y, Yan R, Lu S, Zhang Z, Zou Z, Zhu D. [Chemical composition and antibacterial activity of the essential oil from leaves of Chimonanthus grammatus]. Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2011;36:3149-54 pubmed
    ..1.1] heptane (7.06%), etc. Antibacterial activity of essential oil was employed by two complementary test systems of disc diffusion and MIC/ MBC tests, which showed obviously antibacterial activity against all of the tested bacteria...
  5. He X, Gao S. Changes of antioxidant enzyme and phenylalanine ammonia-lyase activities during Chimonanthus praecox seed maturation. Z Naturforsch C. 2008;63:569-73 pubmed
    ..These findings suggest that POD, SOD and PAL may be involved in the growth and development during Chimonanthus praecox seed maturation...
  6. Li Q, Wang M, Yang X, Ma L, Hao X. Two new coumarin glycosides from Chimonanthus nitens. J Asian Nat Prod Res. 2013;15:270-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The structures of the new compounds were elucidated by comprehensive analysis of IR, MS, and NMR spectroscopic data. Compounds 3, 4, 7, and 8 showed moderate inhibitory activity against Micrococcus luteus...
  7. Morikawa T, Nakanishi Y, Ninomiya K, Matsuda H, Nakashima S, Miki H, et al. Dimeric pyrrolidinoindoline-type alkaloids with melanogenesis inhibitory activity in flower buds of Chimonanthus praecox. J Nat Med. 2014;68:539-49 pubmed publisher
    A methanol extract of the flower buds of Chimonanthus praecox (L.) Link (Calycanthaceae) demonstrated inhibitory effects on melanogenesis in theophylline-stimulated murine B16 melanoma 4A5 cells...
  8. Jin Z, Li J. [ISSR analysis on genetic diversity of endangered relic shrub Sinocalycanthus chinensis]. Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao. 2007;18:247-53 pubmed
    ..Through cluster analysis, the ten populations of S. chinensis were classified into two groups, with the eight populations in Lin' an City forming a group and other two in Tiantai County forming another group...
  9. Xiang L, Zhao K, Chen L. Molecular cloning and expression of Chimonanthus praecox farnesyl pyrophosphate synthase gene and its possible involvement in the biosynthesis of floral volatile sesquiterpenoids. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2010;48:845-50 pubmed publisher
    ..Tissue-specific and developmental analyses of the mRNA levels of CpFPPS and volatile sesquiterpenoids levels in C. praecox flowers revealed that the FPPS may play a regulatory role in floral volatile sesquiterpenoids of wintersweet...
  10. Ouyang T, Mai X. [Analysis of the chemical constituents of essential oil from Chimonanthus zhejiangensis by GC-MS]. Zhong Yao Cai. 2010;33:385-7 pubmed
    ..To analyze the chemical constituents of the essential oil from Chimonanthus zhejiangensis...
  11. Zhang J, Gao J, Xu T, Zhang X, Ma Y, Jarussophon S, et al. Antifungal activity of alkaloids from the seeds of Chimonanthus praecox. Chem Biodivers. 2009;6:838-45 pubmed publisher
    ..sderotiorum to 2 with an EC(50) value of 61.2 microg/ml. To our knowledge, this is the first report of isolation and LC/MS/MS identification as well as of antifungal properties of these alkaloids from the seeds of this plant...
  12. Fan L, Wu Q, Chu M. Near infrared fluorescent chlorophyll nanoscale liposomes for sentinel lymph node mapping. Int J Nanomedicine. 2012;7:3071-80 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we report on the early use of poorly water-soluble chlorophyll with near infrared fluorescence extracted from the leaf of Chimonanthus salicifolius, for mouse axillary SLN mapping...
  13. Liu H, Cao M, Zhang X, Si J. [HPLC fingerprints establishment of chemical constituents in genus Chimonanthus leaves]. Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2013;38:1560-3 pubmed
    ..Five standard substances as common compounds were confirmed in chromatography fingerprints. The method can be used as quality evaluation and classicfication of the genus Chimonanthus...
  14. Zhang Y, Hua J, Wang X, Cheng W, Lei H, Cheng K, et al. [Chemical constituents of chloroform fraction from leaves of Chimonanthus salicifolius]. Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2013;38:2661-4 pubmed
    ..Compounds 1-6 belonging to nor-sesquiterpenoids were isolated from the family Calycanthaceae for the first time. Compound 1 was a new natural product...
  15. Wu Y, Lv G, Zhang Z, Yu J, Yan M, Chen S. [The influence of storage time on content of volatile oil and cineole of Chimonanthus salicifolius]. Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2013;38:2803-6 pubmed
    ..salicifolius can change with the storage time; GC method for the determination of the content of cineole is accurate, reliable, specific and repeatable, it's suitable as a quality control method of C. salicifolius...