cinnamomum

Summary

Summary: A plant genus in the LAURACEAE family. The bark of the trees is used in FOLK MEDICINE and FLAVORING AGENTS.

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  1. Wang S, Chen P, Chang S. Antifungal activities of essential oils and their constituents from indigenous cinnamon (Cinnamomum osmophloeum) leaves against wood decay fungi. Bioresour Technol. 2005;96:813-8 pubmed
    b>Cinnamomum osmophloeum Kaneh is one of the hardwood species indigenous to Taiwan that possesses significant antifungal activity. To examine the antifungal activity of leaf essential oils and dominant constituents from C...
  2. Rao C, Vijayakumar M, Sairam K, Kumar V. Antidiarrhoeal activity of the standardised extract of Cinnamomum tamala in experimental rats. J Nat Med. 2008;62:396-402 pubmed publisher
    The present study was designed to investigate the antidiarrhoeal potential of 50% ethanolic extract of Cinnamomum tamala on experimentally induced castor oil diarrhoea, gastric emptying of phenol red meal, gastrointestinal transit of ..
  3. Chung M, Nason J, Epperson B, Chung M. Temporal aspects of the fine-scale genetic structure in a population of Cinnamomum insularimontanum (Lauraceae). Heredity (Edinb). 2003;90:98-106 pubmed
    b>Cinnamomum insularimontanum Hayata (Lauraceae) is an insect-pollinated, broad-leaved evergreen tree with bird-dispersed seeds...
  4. Cheng S, Liu J, Tsai K, Chen W, Chang S. Chemical composition and mosquito larvicidal activity of essential oils from leaves of different Cinnamomum osmophloeum provenances. J Agric Food Chem. 2004;52:4395-400 pubmed
    Chemical compositions of leaf essential oils from eight provenances of indigenous cinnamon (Cinnamomum osmophloeum Kaneh.) were compared...
  5. Reynertson K, Balick M, Lee R, Raynor W, Pelep Y, Kennelly E. A traditional method of Cinnamomum carolinense preparation eliminates safrole from a therapeutic Pohnpean tea. J Ethnopharmacol. 2005;102:269-74 pubmed
    b>Cinnamomum carolinense, locally known as madeu, is a tree endemic to the volcanic mountains of the Island of Pohnpei in the Eastern Carolines of the South Pacific...
  6. Chen F, Peng C, Tsai I, Chen I. Antitubercular constituents from the stem wood of Cinnamomum kotoense. J Nat Prod. 2005;68:1318-23 pubmed
    ..kotodiol (4), and 2-acetyl-5-dodecylfuran (5), and 36 known compounds have been isolated from the stem wood of Cinnamomum kotoense. The structures of these new compounds were determined by means of spectroscopic analysis...
  7. Chen C, Chen C, Wong C, Liu Y, Lin Y, Wang Y, et al. Cytotoxic constituents of the stems of Cinnamomum subavenium. J Nat Prod. 2007;70:103-6 pubmed
    ..Compounds 1-4 are new and were isolated from the stems of Cinnamomum subavenium, along with 17 known compounds. The structures of 1-4 were determined by spectroscopic analysis...
  8. Devi S, Kannappan S, Anuradha C. Evaluation of in vitro antioxidant activity of Indian bay leaf, Cinnamomum tamala (Buch. -Ham.) T. Nees & Eberm using rat brain synaptosomes as model system. Indian J Exp Biol. 2007;45:778-84 pubmed
    ..It can be concluded that synaptosomes from diabetic rats are susceptible to oxidative damage and the positive effects of bay leaf in vitro, could be attributed to the presence of antioxidant phytochemicals...
  9. Chaurasia J, Tripathi Y. Chemical characterization of various fractions of leaves of Cinnamomum tamala Linn toward their antioxidant, hypoglycemic, and anti-inflammatory property. Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol. 2011;33:466-72 pubmed publisher
    b>Cinnamomum tamala (CT) Linn. (Lauraceae) is a component of Indian spices and is also used as antidiabetic agent. Its antioxidant potential was reported by other authors and recently our group has reported its immune-suppressive property...

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  1. Lin S, Lu T, Chao P, Lai Y, Tsai H, Chen C, et al. In vivo cytokine modulatory effects of cinnamaldehyde, the major constituent of leaf essential oil from Cinnamomum osmophloeum Kaneh. Phytother Res. 2011;25:1511-8 pubmed publisher
    The purpose of this study was to analyse the major compound in the leaf essential oil of Cinnamomum osmophloeum Kaneh. and to examine its in vivo toxicity and cytokine-modulatory effects...
  2. Mustaffa F, Indurkar J, Ismail S, Shah M, Mansor S. An antimicrobial compound isolated from Cinnamomum iners leaves with activity against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Molecules. 2011;16:3037-47 pubmed publisher
    This study was designed to investigate the antimicrobial activity of Cinnamomum iners standardized leave methanolic extract (CSLE), its fractions and isolated compounds...
  3. Wang H, Chiu C, Wu P, Chen C. Subamolide E from Cinnamomum subavenium induces sub-G1 cell-cycle arrest and caspase-dependent apoptosis and reduces the migration ability of human melanoma cells. J Agric Food Chem. 2011;59:8187-92 pubmed publisher
    ..S2 cells. Subamolide E was isolated from Cinnamomum subavenium and demonstrated cytotoxicities in the cell-growth assay at concentration ranges from 0 to 100 ?M at ..
  4. Yang T, Li J, Wang H, Zeng Y. A geraniol-synthase gene from Cinnamomum tenuipilum. Phytochemistry. 2005;66:285-93 pubmed
    ..may accumulate up to 86-98% of the leaf essential oils in geraniol chemotypes of the evergreen camphor tree Cinnamomum tenuipilum...
  5. Tung Y, Chua M, Wang S, Chang S. Anti-inflammation activities of essential oil and its constituents from indigenous cinnamon (Cinnamomum osmophloeum) twigs. Bioresour Technol. 2008;99:3908-13 pubmed
    ..study, chemical compositions of hydrodistilled essential oil and anti-inflammatory activities from the twigs of Cinnamomum osmophloeum Kaneh. were investigated for the first time...
  6. Wang S, Yang C, Liao J, Zhen W, Chu F, Chang S. Essential oil from leaves of Cinnamomum osmophloeum acts as a xanthine oxidase inhibitor and reduces the serum uric acid levels in oxonate-induced mice. Phytomedicine. 2008;15:940-5 pubmed publisher
    The xanthine oxidase (XOD) inhibitory activity and anti-hyperuricemia effect in mice of Cinnamomum osmophloeum, which is an endemic tree in Taiwan, were evaluated in this study. The results demonstrated that the essential oil of C...
  7. Chaurasia J, Pandey N, Tripathi Y. Effect of hexane fraction of leaves of Cinnamomum tamala Linn on macrophage functions. Inflammopharmacology. 2010;18:147-54 pubmed publisher
    The leaves of Cinnamomum tamala Linn (Lauraceae), component of Indian spices are associated with hypoglycemic property in Ayurveda; however, no report is available towards its immunomodulation property, which has been explored here...
  8. Eswaran M, Surendran S, Vijayakumar M, Ojha S, Rawat A, Rao C. Gastroprotective activity of Cinnamomum tamala leaves on experimental gastric ulcers in rats. J Ethnopharmacol. 2010;128:537-40 pubmed publisher
    b>Cinnamomum tamala T. Nees & Eberm (Family Lauraceae) is used traditionally in Indian System of Medicine as carminative, anthelmintic, diuretic, and used in colic, dyspepsia, and diarrhea.
  9. Khan M, Ahmad I. In vitro antifungal, anti-elastase and anti-keratinase activity of essential oils of Cinnamomum-, Syzygium- and Cymbopogon-species against Aspergillus fumigatus and Trichophyton rubrum. Phytomedicine. 2011;19:48-55 pubmed publisher
    This study was aimed to evaluate effects of certain essential oils namely Cinnamomum verum, Syzygium aromaticum, Cymbopogon citratus, Cymbopogon martini and their major components cinnamaldehyde, eugenol, citral and geraniol respectively, ..
  10. Pandey A, Mishra A, Mishra A. Antifungal and antioxidative potential of oil and extracts derived from leaves of Indian spice plant Cinnamomum tamala. Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand). 2012;58:142-7 pubmed
    ..Present work reports the fungicidal potential of Cinnamomum tamala Nees & Eberm (Lauraceae) leaf oil against five food spoilage and pathogenic fungi...
  11. Du L, Bao M. Plant regeneration from protoplasts isolated from embryogenic suspension cultured cells of Cinnamomum camphora L. Plant Cell Rep. 2005;24:462-7 pubmed
    An efficient and reproducible protocol is described for the regeneration of Cinnamomum camphora protoplasts isolated from cultured embryogenic suspension cells. Maximum protoplast yield (13.1+/-2.1x10(6)/g FW) and viability (91.8+/-3...
  12. Cheng S, Liu J, Hsui Y, Chang S. Chemical polymorphism and antifungal activity of essential oils from leaves of different provenances of indigenous cinnamon (Cinnamomum osmophloeum). Bioresour Technol. 2006;97:306-12 pubmed
    The essential oils isolated from nine geographical provenances of indigenous cinnamon (Cinnamomum osmophloeum Kaneh.) leaves were examined by GC-MS and their chemical constituents were compared...
  13. Lin C, Chen C, Lin T, Tung J, Wang S. Anti-inflammation activity of fruit essential oil from Cinnamomum insularimontanum Hayata. Bioresour Technol. 2008;99:8783-7 pubmed publisher
    In this study, the fruit essential oil of Cinnamomum insularimontanum was prepared by using water distillation. Followed by GC-MS analysis, the composition of fruit essential oil was characterized...
  14. Subehan S, Kadota S, Tezuka Y. In vitro mechanism-based inactivation of cytochrome P450 3A4 by a new constituent of Cinnamomum burmani. Planta Med. 2008;74:1474-80 pubmed publisher
    ..One study reported that the MeOH extract of Cinnamomum burmani inhibited CYP3A4 in a mechanism-based mode...
  15. Lee M, Rao Y, Chen K, Lee Y, Tzeng Y. Effect of flavonol glycosides from Cinnamomum osmophloeum leaves on adiponectin secretion and phosphorylation of insulin receptor-beta in 3T3-L1 adipocytes. J Ethnopharmacol. 2009;126:79-85 pubmed publisher
    b>Cinnamomum osmophloeum is used for various ethnomedical conditions in Taiwan including diabetic complications.
  16. Liao P, Kuo D, Lin C, Ho K, Lin T, Hwang S. Historical spatial range expansion and a very recent bottleneck of Cinnamomum kanehirae Hay. (Lauraceae) in Taiwan inferred from nuclear genes. BMC Evol Biol. 2010;10:124 pubmed publisher
    Species in the varied geographic topology of Taiwan underwent obvious demographic changes during glacial periods. Cinnamomum kanehirae has been exploited for timber and to obtain medicinal fungi for the past 100 years...
  17. Abdelwahab S, Zaman F, Mariod A, Yaacob M, Abdelmageed A, Khamis S. Chemical composition, antioxidant and antibacterial properties of the essential oils of Etlingera elatior and Cinnamomum pubescens Kochummen. J Sci Food Agric. 2010;90:2682-8 pubmed publisher
    Plant essential oils are widely used as fragrances and flavours. Therefore, the essential oils from the leaves of Cinnamomum pubescens Kochummen (CP) and the whole plant of Etlingera elatior (EE) were investigated for their antioxidant, ..
  18. Tung Y, Huang C, Ho S, Kuo Y, Lin C, Lin C, et al. Bioactive phytochemicals of leaf essential oils of Cinnamomum osmophloeum prevent lipopolysaccharide/D-galactosamine (LPS/D-GalN)-induced acute hepatitis in mice. J Agric Food Chem. 2011;59:8117-23 pubmed publisher
    The purpose of this study was to investigate the bioactive phytochemicals of leaf essential oils of Cinnamomum osmophloeum on lipopolysaccharide/D-galactosamine (LPS/D-GalN)-induced acute hepatitis...
  19. Choi J, Lee K, Ka H, Jung W, Jung H, Park H. Constituents of the essential oil of the Cinnamomum cassia stem bark and the biological properties. Arch Pharm Res. 2001;24:418-23 pubmed
    GC-MS analysis on the essential oil (CC-oil) of Cinnamomum cassia stem bark led to the identification of cinnamaldehyde (CNA, 1), 2-hydroxycinnamaldehyde (2-CNA), coumarin (2), and cinnamyl acetate...
  20. Shen Y, Chou C, Wang Y, Chen C, Chou Y, Lu M. Anti-inflammatory activity of the extracts from mycelia of Antrodia camphorata cultured with water-soluble fractions from five different Cinnamomum species. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2004;231:137-43 pubmed
    ..media including potato dextrose broth (PDB) and five water-soluble fractions from the wood of different Cinnamomum species, i.e. C. kanehirae (CK), C. micranthum (CM), C. osmophloeum (CO), C. camphora (CC), and C...
  21. Chua M, Tung Y, Chang S. Antioxidant activities of ethanolic extracts from the twigs of Cinnamomum osmophloeum. Bioresour Technol. 2008;99:1918-25 pubmed
    b>Cinnamomum osmophloeum Kaneh. is an indigenous tree species in Taiwan. In this study, phytochemical characteristics and antioxidant activities of ethanolic extracts from the twigs of C. osmophloeum were investigated for the first time...
  22. Phutdhawong W, Kawaree R, Sanjaiya S, Sengpracha W, Buddhasukh D. Microwave-assisted isolation of essential oil of Cinnamomum iners Reinw. ex Bl.: comparison with conventional hydrodistillation. Molecules. 2007;12:868-77 pubmed
    Microwave-assisted hydrodistillation was used to isolate an essential oil from the leaves of Cinnamomum iners Reinw. ex Bl., and the results compared with those obtained by conventional hydrodistillation...
  23. Bouhdid S, Abrini J, Amensour M, Zhiri A, Espuny M, Manresa A. Functional and ultrastructural changes in Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Staphylococcus aureus cells induced by Cinnamomum verum essential oil. J Appl Microbiol. 2010;109:1139-49 pubmed publisher
    To study cellular damage induced by Cinnamomum verum essential oil in Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 27853 and Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 29213.
  24. Liu C, Chen C, Huang A, Li J. Subamolide A, a component isolated from Cinnamomum subavenium, induces apoptosis mediated by mitochondria-dependent, p53 and ERK1/2 pathways in human urothelial carcinoma cell line NTUB1. J Ethnopharmacol. 2011;137:503-11 pubmed publisher
    b>Cinnamomum subavenium has long been used as a traditional Chinese medicine to treat carcinomatous swelling, abdominal pain and other diseases.
  25. Lee S, Xu W, Lin L, Yang J, Liu C. Chemical composition and hypoglycemic and pancreas-protective effect of leaf essential oil from indigenous cinnamon (Cinnamomum osmophloeum Kanehira). J Agric Food Chem. 2013;61:4905-13 pubmed publisher
    ..The ameliorated oxidative stress and proinflammatory environment in the pancreas by CO may provide a protective effect on pancreatic ? cells and warrant further investigation...
  26. Chang S, Cheng S. Antitermitic activity of leaf essential oils and components from Cinnamomum osmophleum. J Agric Food Chem. 2002;50:1389-92 pubmed
    The antitermitic activities of the essential oils from the leaves of two Cinnamomum osmophloeumclones (A and B) and their chemical ingredients against Coptotermes formosanus Shiraki were investigated according to direct contact ..
  27. Mathew S, Abraham T. In vitro antioxidant activity and scavenging effects of Cinnamomum verum leaf extract assayed by different methodologies. Food Chem Toxicol. 2006;44:198-206 pubmed
    The free radical scavenging capacity and antioxidant activities of the methanolic extract of Cinnamomum verum leaf (CLE) were studied and compared to antioxidant compounds like trolox, butylated hydroxyl anisole, gallic acid and ascorbic ..
  28. Chao L, Hua K, Hsu H, Cheng S, Liu J, Chang S. Study on the antiinflammatory activity of essential oil from leaves of Cinnamomum osmophloeum. J Agric Food Chem. 2005;53:7274-8 pubmed
    The leaf essential oil from indigenous cinnamon (Cinnamomum osmophloeum Kaneh.) was investigated by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry, and 21 compounds were identified...
  29. Chen C, Chen C, Lo Y, Wu B, Wang H, Lo W, et al. Anticancer activity of isoobtusilactone A from Cinnamomum kotoense: involvement of apoptosis, cell-cycle dysregulation, mitochondria regulation, and reactive oxygen species. J Nat Prod. 2008;71:933-40 pubmed publisher
    ..we investigate the anticancer effect of isoobtusilactone A (IOA), a constituent isolated from the leaves of Cinnamomum kotoense, on human non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) A549 cells...
  30. Jia Q, Liu X, Wu X, Wang R, Hu X, Li Y, et al. Hypoglycemic activity of a polyphenolic oligomer-rich extract of Cinnamomum parthenoxylon bark in normal and streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats. Phytomedicine. 2009;16:744-50 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, the hypoglycemic activity of a polyphenolic oligomer-rich extract from the barks of Cinnamomum parthenoxylon (Jack) Nees was studied in normal, transiently hyperglycemic, and streptozotocin (STZ)-induced ..
  31. Tung Y, Yen P, Lin C, Chang S. Anti-inflammatory activities of essential oils and their constituents from different provenances of indigenous cinnamon (Cinnamomum osmophloeum) leaves. Pharm Biol. 2010;48:1130-6 pubmed publisher
    b>Cinnamomum osmophloeum Kaneh. (Lauraceae) is one of the indigenous tree species in Taiwan...
  32. Wang H, Chen C, Wen Z. Identifying melanogenesis inhibitors from Cinnamomum subavenium with in vitro and in vivo screening systems by targeting the human tyrosinase. Exp Dermatol. 2011;20:242-8 pubmed publisher
    ..First, linderanolide B and subamolide A were isolated from the stems of Cinnamomum subavenium and exhibited mushroom tyrosinase inhibition...
  33. Rao Y, Fang S, Tzeng Y. Evaluation of the anti-inflammatory and anti-proliferation tumoral cells activities of Antrodia camphorata, Cordyceps sinensis, and Cinnamomum osmophloeum bark extracts. J Ethnopharmacol. 2007;114:78-85 pubmed
    ..of methanol extract from Cordyceps sinensis (CS), and hexane (5), ethyl acetate (6), and methanol (7) from Cinnamomum osmophloeum bark (CO) were evaluated for their anti-inflammatory as well as tumor-cell growth inhibitory ..
  34. Hsu F, Li W, Yu C, Hsieh Y, Yang Y, Liu J, et al. In vivo antioxidant activities of essential oils and their constituents from leaves of the Taiwanese Cinnamomum osmophloeum. J Agric Food Chem. 2012;60:3092-7 pubmed publisher
    b>Cinnamomum osmophloeum Kaneh is an indigenous tree species in Taiwan. In this study, phytochemical characteristics and antioxidant activities of the essential oils and key constituents from the leaves of two C...
  35. Yeh H, Luo C, Lin C, Cheng S, Hsu Y, Chang S. Methods for thermal stability enhancement of leaf essential oils and their main constituents from indigenous cinnamon (Cinnamomum osmophloeum). J Agric Food Chem. 2013;61:6293-8 pubmed publisher
    The thermal stability of leaf essential oils from various Cinnamomum osmophloeum and their constituents was investigated for the first time...
  36. Chen M, Zhou T, Jiang W, Jin Y, Yang Z. [Researches on relationship between genetic differentiation and chemical variation of Cinnamomum migao]. Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2011;36:1409-15 pubmed
    To study the relationship between the genetic diversity and chemical variation of Cinnamomum migao...
  37. Marcazzó J, Sanchez Barrera C, Urbina Zavala A, Cruz Zaragoza E. Photostimulated luminescence detection and radiation effects on cinnamon (Cinnamomum zeylanicum) spice. Appl Radiat Isot. 2015;104:29-33 pubmed publisher
    ..In particular, Cinnamon (Cinnamomum zeylanicum) contains an important number of pathogen microorganisms and it is frequently sterilized by gamma ..
  38. Zhai Y, Dai Q, Jiang K, Zhu Y, Xu B, Peng C, et al. Traffic-related heavy metals uptake by wild plants grow along two main highways in Hunan Province, China: effects of soil factors, accumulation ability, and biological indication potential. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2016;23:13368-77 pubmed publisher
    ..The highest MAI value (5.99) in Cinnamomum camphora (L) Presl indicates the potential for bio-monitoring and a good choice for planting along highways ..
  39. Kim G, Lee J, Choi H, Kim S, Kim E, Shim S, et al. Cinnamomulactone, a new butyrolactone from the twigs of Cinnamomum cassia and its inhibitory activity of matrix metalloproteinases. Arch Pharm Res. 2017;40:304-310 pubmed publisher
    b>Cinnamomum cassia (Lauraceae) has long been used as one of the most frequently used traditional oriental medicines for the treatment of gastritis, diabetes, blood circulation disturbance and inflammatory diseases...
  40. Chang C, Chang W, Chang S, Cheng S. Antibacterial activities of plant essential oils against Legionella pneumophila. Water Res. 2008;42:278-86 pubmed
    The objective of this study was to determine the antimicrobial activity of essential oils (EOs) extracted from Cinnamomum osmophloeum leaves and different tissues of Cryptomeria japonica against pathogenic Legionella pneumophila at 42 ..
  41. Thantsin K, Zhang Q, Yang J, Wang Q. Composition of semivolatile compounds of 10 Cinnamomum species from China and Myanmar. Nat Prod Res. 2008;22:576-83 pubmed publisher
    The semivolatile composition of stem-bark of 10 Cinnamomum species, collected from China and Myanmar, were obtained by extraction with diethyl ether and analyzed by GC-FID and GC-MS...
  42. Lee S, Wang S, Li C, Liu C. Anti-inflammatory effect of cinnamaldehyde and linalool from the leaf essential oil of Cinnamomum osmophloeum Kanehira in endotoxin-induced mice. J Food Drug Anal. 2018;26:211-220 pubmed publisher
    b>Cinnamomum osmophloeum Kanehira is a Taiwan native plant that belongs to genus Cinnamomum and is also known as pseudocinnamomum or indigenous cinnamon. Its leaf is traditionally used by local people in cooking and as folk therapy...
  43. Wu M, Cheng M, Chen I, Su Y, Hsieh S, Chang H, et al. Phytochemical investigation of Annulohypoxylon ilanense, an endophytic fungus derived from Cinnamomum species. Chem Biodivers. 2013;10:493-505 pubmed publisher
    ..of the fungal strain Annulohypoxylon ilanense, an endophytic fungus isolated from the wood of medicinal plant Cinnamomum species, resulted in the isolation of one new furanoid derivative, ilanefuranone (1), one new pyrrole alkaloid, ..
  44. Khosravi A, Sharifzadeh A, Nikaein D, Almaie Z, Gandomi Nasrabadi H. Chemical composition, antioxidant activity and antifungal effects of five Iranian essential oils against Candida strains isolated from urine samples. J Mycol Med. 2018;28:355-360 pubmed publisher
    ..antioxidant and anti-Candida activity of Origanum majorana, Artemisia dracunculus, Cymbopogon citrate, Cinnamomum verum and Caryophyllus aromaticus essential oils...
  45. Ulbricht C, Seamon E, Windsor R, Armbruester N, Bryan J, Costa D, et al. An evidence-based systematic review of cinnamon (Cinnamomum spp.) by the Natural Standard Research Collaboration. J Diet Suppl. 2011;8:378-454 pubmed publisher
    An evidence-based systematic review of cinnamon (Cinnamomum spp...
  46. Hseu Y, Cheng K, Lin Y, Chen C, Chou H, Ma D, et al. Synergistic Effects of Linderanolide B Combined with Arbutin, PTU or Kojic Acid on Tyrosinase Inhibition. Curr Pharm Biotechnol. 2015;16:1120-6 pubmed
    ..and arbutin, and they were combined individually with our substance linderanolide B, which is purified from Cinnamomum subavenium. Hence, deciphering the synergistic action of possible whitening agents was the goal of this study...
  47. Campbell A, Ploetz R, Rollins J. Comparing Avocado, Swamp Bay, and Camphortree as Hosts of Raffaelea lauricola Using a Green Fluorescent Protein (GFP)-Labeled Strain of the Pathogen. Phytopathology. 2017;107:70-74 pubmed
    ..palustris), are particularly susceptible to laurel wilt, whereas the Asian camphortree (Cinnamomum camphora) is relatively tolerant...
  48. Mehta M, Kumar A. Green and Efficient Processing of Cinnamomum cassia Bark by Using Ionic Liquids: Extraction of Essential Oil and Construction of UV-Resistant Composite Films from Residual Biomass. Chem Asian J. 2017;12:3150-3155 pubmed publisher
    ..Herein, cassia essential oil enriched in coumarin is extracted from Cinnamomum cassia bark by using a protic ionic liquid (IL), ethylammonium nitrate (EAN), through dissolution and the ..
  49. Lu Z, Zhu Q, Li H, Geng Y, Shi J, Xu Z. Vanillin Promotes the Germination of Antrodia camphorata Arthroconidia through PKA and MAPK Signaling Pathways. Front Microbiol. 2017;8:2048 pubmed publisher
    ..of medicinal mushroom Antrodia camphorata are only found on the endemic species bull camphor tree, Cinnamomum kanehirae, in Taiwan. Despite the evident importance of the host components in promoting the growth of A...
  50. Liao Z, Ling Y, Zhong Y, Ping Q. [The simultaneous determination of laetrile, paeoniflorin and paeonol in Jingzhi Guizhi Fuling capsule by HPLC]. Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi. 2005;30:1252-4 pubmed
    ..57-100.56 microg x mL(-1), r = 0.999 9. The method is accurate with variation less than 1.5 % and recovery more than 95 %. The method was successfully applied to analyze three major bioactive components in Jingzhi Guizhi Fuling capsules. ..
  51. Kouassi K, Bajji M, Zhiri A, Lepoivre P, Jijakli M. Evaluation of three essential oils as potential sources of botanical fungicides. Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci. 2010;75:525-9 pubmed
    ..Essential oils of Cinnamomum zeylanicum, Cinnamomum verum and Eugenia caryophyllus were selected because of their high inhibitory activities ..
  52. Cheng S, Liu J, Lin C, Hsui Y, Lu M, Wu W, et al. Terminating red imported fire ants using Cinnamomum osmophloeum leaf essential oil. Bioresour Technol. 2008;99:889-93 pubmed
    Eleven compounds from indigenous cinnamon (Cinnamomum osmophloeum) leaf essential oil were identified by GC-MS and the dominant constituent was trans-cinnamaldehyde (79.85%)...
  53. Liu L, Liu N, Liu Q. [Analysis on the chemical compositions of the volatile oil from ultramicro-powder and common grinding powder of Cinnamomum cassia]. Zhong Yao Cai. 2008;31:379-81 pubmed
    ..and compare the chemical compositions in the volatile oil from Utramicro-powder and Common Grinding Powder of Cinnamomum. The volatile oil was extracted by steam-stilling and analyzed by GC-MS...
  54. Yadav A, Bhatnagar D. Inhibition of iron induced lipid peroxidation and antioxidant activity of Indian spices and Acacia in vitro. Plant Foods Hum Nutr. 2010;65:18-24 pubmed publisher
    The spices used in the Indian foods such as Star anise (Illicium verum), Bay leaves (Cinnamomum zeylanicum) and Cobra's saffron (Mesua ferrea), and Acacia (Acacia catechu), which have medicinal value, were used as test samples, to find ..
  55. Monteiro I, Monteiro O, Costa Júnior L, da Silva Lima A, Andrade E, Maia J, et al. Chemical composition and acaricide activity of an essential oil from a rare chemotype of Cinnamomum verum Presl on Rhipicephalus microplus (Acari: Ixodidae). Vet Parasitol. 2017;238:54-57 pubmed publisher
    The Essential Oils (EOs) from the leaves of species Cinnamomum verum J. Presl are used in the pharmaceutical industry for their numerous biological activities. Currently, the main compound of C...
  56. Xu Y, Xiao H, Guan H, Long C. Monitoring atmospheric nitrogen pollution in Guiyang (SW China) by contrasting use of Cinnamomum Camphora leaves, branch bark and bark as biomonitors. Environ Pollut. 2018;233:1037-1048 pubmed publisher
    Moss (as a reference material) and camphor (Cinnamomum Camphora) leaf, branch bark and bark samples were systematically collected across an urban-rural gradient in Guiyang (SW China) to determine the efficacy of using these bio-indicators ..
  57. Zhu S, Liu P, Sun S. [Identification of Cortex Cinnamomi and its confused species "yin xiang" by FT-Raman spectroscopy]. Zhong Yao Cai. 2001;24:636-7 pubmed
    ..FT-Raman spectroscopy was used. Both Cortex Cinnamoni and its confused species had spectral features, and they could be easily identified. CONCLLUSION: The method is rapid, accurate, simple and non-destructive. ..
  58. Lin R, Cheng M, Huang J, Lo W, Yeh Y, Yen C, et al. Cytotoxic compounds from the stems of Cinnamomum tenuifolium. J Nat Prod. 2009;72:1816-24 pubmed publisher
    ..4), and one new sesquiterpenoid, tenuifolin (5), along with 16 known compounds were isolated from the stems of Cinnamomum tenuifolium. Their structures were determined by spectroscopic analyses...
  59. Yang S, Hu H, Hu T, Wang Q, Ye M, Luo J, et al. Chemical constituents of Cinnamomum septentrionale leaf litter and its allelopathic activity on the growth of maize (Zea mays). Nat Prod Res. 2017;31:1314-1317 pubmed publisher
    A pot experiment was conducted to study the effect of decomposing Cinnamomum septentrionale leaf litter on the growth of maize...
  60. Essid R, Hammami M, Gharbi D, Karkouch I, Hamouda T, Elkahoui S, et al. Antifungal mechanism of the combination of Cinnamomum verum and Pelargonium graveolens essential oils with fluconazole against pathogenic Candida strains. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2017;101:6993-7006 pubmed publisher
    ..The antifungal properties of essential oils were investigated using standard micro-broth dilution assay. Only Cinnamomum verum, Thymus capitatus, Syzygium aromaticum, and Pelargonium graveolens exhibited a broad spectrum of activity ..
  61. Ranasinghe P, Galappaththy P, Constantine G, Jayawardena R, Weeratunga H, Premakumara S, et al. Cinnamomum zeylanicum (Ceylon cinnamon) as a potential pharmaceutical agent for type-2 diabetes mellitus: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2017;18:446 pubmed publisher
    Previous studies have explored the anti-diabetic effects of Cinnamomum cassia extract in vivo and in vitro...
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    ..an aromatase inhibitor, and a commercial herbal extract designed for improving fertility composed by Tribulus, Cinnamomum, Zingiber and Sativus...
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    ..Genetic components for targeted manipulation of the FA pool included expression of a thioesterase from Cinnamomum camphora (camphor) to alter alkane Cn and expression of the branched-chain ?-keto acid dehydrogenase complex and ..
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    ..basil (Ocimum basilicum L.), Damask rose (Rosa × damascena Herrm.), saffron (Crocus sativus L.), cinnamon (Cinnamomum verum J.Presl), flixweed [Descurainia sophia (L.) Webb ex Prantl], red feathers (Echium amoenum Fisch. & C.A...
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    Cinnamaldehyde, the main chemical component of the essential oil separated from the traditional herb Cinnamomum cassia, has been demonstrated to be an efficient cytotoxic agent against several human cancers...
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    In the present study, ethanolic extract of twigs from Cinnamomum osmophloeum led to isolate nine kaempferol glycosides including two new kaempferol triglycosides that were characterized as kaempferol 3-O-?-D-xylopyranosyl-(1?2)-?-L-..
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    ..These results suggest that KBG has protective effect against NO-mediated neuronal death in cultured CGCs and that it is derived from Cinnamomi Cortex, Paeoniae Radix and Moutan Cortex. ..
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    ..Cassia and cinnamon oils and test compounds described merit further study as potential fumigants for the control of S. oryzae because of their greater activity as a fumigant. ..
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    Twelve new megastigmane sesquiterpenoids, wilsonols A-L (1-12), were isolated from the leaves of Cinnamomum wilsonii, along with seven known analogues (13-19). The structures of compounds 1-12 were established by spectroscopic analyses...
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    ..cinnamomea is used as a medicinal mushroom in Taiwan and is found on the inner cavity of the endemic species Cinnamomum kanehirai...
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    Subamone (1), a novel Cinnamomum monoterpenoid, has been isolated from Cinnamomum subavenium (Lauraceae), and its structure was determined on the basis of spectroscopic analysis...
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    ..0%, RSD < 2.3%. The assay demonstrates that the method has adequate accuracy and selectivity to measure the concentration of protocatechuic acid, coumarin, cinnamic alcohol, cinnamic acid and cinnamaldehyde in Cinnamomi Ramulus. ..
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    The essential oils from leaves of Taiwan's indigenous cinnamon (Cinnamomum osmophloeum ct. cinnamaldehyde) have similar constituents as compared to that from commercial bark cinnamons...
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    ..with a known analogue, isolinderanolide B (2), were isolated from the n-hexane layer of the leaf extracts of Cinnamomum kotoense. Their structures were elucidated on the basis of spectroscopic analysis...
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    ..Water-soluble CE was prepared from ground cinnamon (Cinnamomum burmannii)...
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    ..To compare the difference of chemical constituents of Cinnamomi Ramulus and Cinnamomi Cortex,and study the characteristics of their chemical constituents, in order to provide basis for clinical application and quality control...
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    ..These triterpenoids exhibited weak cytotoxic activities against MDA-MB-231 breast cancer cells and A549 lung cancer cells, but did not inhibit the growth of normal cells in the sulforhodamine B assay. ..
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    In order to study the diversity of endophytic endospore-forming bacteria in Cinnamomum longepaniculatum.
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    The present study aims to evaluate the safety of methanol extract of Cinnamomum burmannii (MECB) by acute 14-day (single dose) and sub-chronic 28-day (repeated doses) oral administration to Sprague-Dawley rats...
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    A pot experiment was performed to study the impact of decomposing Cinnamomum septentrionale leaf litter on the growth of Eucalyptus grandis saplings...
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    ..DS is an oral infection caused by Candida biofilms on the surfaces of poorly cleansed dentures. Effective treatment of DS requires the use of an appropriate denture cleanser and preferably one that exhibits antimicrobial properties...
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    ..arthropod community associated with bud galls induced by the fungus Melanopsichium onumae on the tree species Cinnamomum yabunikkei (Lauraceae) in central Japan. Thirteen species of arthropods were associated with M. onumae galls...
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    The cortex of Cinnamomum cassia Presl (Cinnamomi Cortex: CC) has commonly been used for weight control in traditional medicines, but without a scientific basis...