carya

Summary

Summary: A plant genus of the family JUGLANDACEAE that bears edible nuts.

Top Publications

  1. Cruz Vega D, Verde Star M, Salinas González N, Rosales Hernández B, Estrada Garcia I, Méndez Aragón P, et al. Antimycobacterial activity of Juglans regia, Juglans mollis, Carya illinoensis and Bocconia frutescens. Phytother Res. 2008;22:557-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Bark and leaf crude extracts of Juglans regia L., Juglans mollis Engelm., Carya illinoensis (Wangenh) K. Koch and Bocconia frutescens showed in vitro anti-M. tuberculosis activity...
  2. Bai C, Reilly C, Wood B. Nickel deficiency disrupts metabolism of ureides, amino acids, and organic acids of young pecan foliage. Plant Physiol. 2006;140:433-43 pubmed
    ..and organic acids in photosynthetic foliar tissue from Ni-sufficient (Ni-S) versus Ni-deficient (Ni-D) pecan (Carya illinoinensis [Wangenh.] K. Koch)...
  3. Jin S, Huang J, Li X, Zheng B, Wu J, Wang Z, et al. Effects of potassium supply on limitations of photosynthesis by mesophyll diffusion conductance in Carya cathayensis. Tree Physiol. 2011;31:1142-51 pubmed publisher
    ..the effect of K nutrition on photosynthetic efficiency and mesophyll conductance (g(m)) in hickory seedlings (Carya cathayensis Sarg.) in a greenhouse. The results show that leaf K concentrations < 0.7-0...
  4. Zhang J, Li R, Xiang X, Manchester S, Lin L, Wang W, et al. Integrated fossil and molecular data reveal the biogeographic diversification of the eastern Asian-eastern North American disjunct hickory genus (Carya Nutt.). PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e70449 pubmed publisher
    The hickory genus (Carya) contains ca. 17 species distributed in subtropical and tropical regions of eastern Asia and subtropical to temperate regions of eastern North America...
  5. Huang Y, Liu L, Huang J, Wang Z, Chen F, Zhang Q, et al. Use of transcriptome sequencing to understand the pistillate flowering in hickory (Carya cathayensis Sarg.). BMC Genomics. 2013;14:691 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, a preliminary model of gene regulations for seasonal pistillate flowering in hickory (Carya cathayensis) was proposed...
  6. Zheng B, Chu H, Jin S, Huang Y, Wang Z, Chen M, et al. cDNA-AFLP analysis of gene expression in hickory (Carya cathayensis) during graft process. Tree Physiol. 2010;30:297-303 pubmed publisher
    ..water metabolism, nuclear metabolism, amino acid metabolism, protein metabolism, carbon metabolism and secretion of substances, suggesting that Carya cathayensis Sarg. undergoes a complex metabolism process during the grafting.
  7. Marchin R, Broadhead A, Bostic L, Dunn R, Hoffmann W. Stomatal acclimation to vapour pressure deficit doubles transpiration of small tree seedlings with warming. Plant Cell Environ. 2016;39:2221-34 pubmed publisher
    ..Warming increased mean water use of Carya by 140% and Quercus by 150%, but had no significant effect on water use of Acer...
  8. Ganjegunte G, Sheng Z, Braun R. Salinity management using an anionic polymer in a pecan field with calcareous-sodic soil. J Environ Qual. 2011;40:1314-21 pubmed publisher
    ..Results suggested that PAM application helped in effective use of native Ca sources present in soils of the study site and reduced Na by improving soil permeability. ..
  9. Marozzi G, Sanchez S, Benucci G, Bonito G, Falini L, Albertini E, et al. Mycorrhization of pecan (Carya illinoinensis) with black truffles: Tuber melanosporum and Tuber brumale. Mycorrhiza. 2017;27:303-309 pubmed publisher
    Pecan, Carya illinoinensis, is an economically important nut producing tree that can establish ectomycorrhizal symbiosis with a high diversity of fungi. In the southern USA, truffles (Tuber spp...

More Information

Publications103 found, 100 shown here

  1. El Hawary S, Saad S, El Halawany A, Ali Z, El Bishbishy M. Phenolic content and anti-hyperglycemic activity of pecan cultivars from Egypt. Pharm Biol. 2016;54:788-98 pubmed publisher
    ..The selected cultivars (cv.) were Carya illinoinensis Wangneh. K. Koch. cv. Wichita, cv. WesternSchely, cv. Cherokee, and cv. Sioux family Juglandaceae...
  2. Benucci G, Bonito G, Baciarelli Falini L, Bencivenga M. Mycorrhization of pecan trees (Carya illinoinensis) with commercial truffle species: Tuber aestivum Vittad. and Tuber borchii Vittad. Mycorrhiza. 2012;22:383-92 pubmed publisher
    Pecan (Carya illinoinensis) is an economically important nut tree native to the Mississippi basin and cultivated worldwide...
  3. Yuan H, Zhao L, Chen J, Yang Y, Xu D, Tao S, et al. Identification and expression profiling of the Aux/IAA gene family in Chinese hickory (Carya cathayensis Sarg.) during the grafting process. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2018;127:55-63 pubmed publisher
    ..The involvement of CcIAA genes at the early stage after grafting gives us an opportunity to understand the role of auxin signalling in the grafting process. ..
  4. Young C, Bock C, Charlton N, Mattupalli C, Krom N, Bowen J, et al. Evidence for sexual reproduction: identification, frequency and spatial distribution of Venturia effusa (pecan scab) mating type idiomorphs. Phytopathology. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    Venturia effusa (syn. Fusicladium effusum), causal agent of pecan scab, is the most prevalent pathogen of pecan (Carya illinoinensis) causing severe yield losses in the southeastern U.S.A...
  5. Wu D, Chen S, Liu J, Jin C, Xu F. [Chemical constituents of Carya cathayensis and their antitumor bioactivity]. Zhong Yao Cai. 2011;34:1055-7 pubmed
    To investigate the chemical constituents of Carya cathayensis and their antitumor bioactivity. The compounds were isolated by Sephadex LH-20 and silica gel column chromatography...
  6. Jouvin M, Kinet J. Trichuris suis ova: testing a helminth-based therapy as an extension of the hygiene hypothesis. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2012;130:3-10; quiz 11-2 pubmed publisher
    ..Altogether, this information supports further investigation of T suis ova in patients with immune-mediated diseases, particularly in areas in which there is currently no therapy, such as food allergy...
  7. Qiu L, Jiang B, Fang J, Shen Y, Fang Z, Rm S, et al. Analysis of transcriptome in hickory (Carya cathayensis), and uncover the dynamics in the hormonal signaling pathway during graft process. BMC Genomics. 2016;17:935 pubmed
    Hickory (Carya cathayensis), a woody plant with high nutritional and economic value, is widely planted in China. Due to its long juvenile phase, grafting is a useful technique for large-scale cultivation of hickory...
  8. Zhang Y, Lee B, Du W, Lyu S, Nadeau K, Grauke L, et al. Identification and Characterization of a New Pecan [Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch] Allergen, Car i 2. J Agric Food Chem. 2016;64:4146-51 pubmed publisher
    ..Pecan vicilin is also a copper protein. These data may facilitate the understanding of the nutritional value and the allergenicity relevance of the copper binding property of seed storage proteins in tree nuts. ..
  9. Cheng Z, Buckley B, Katz B, Wright W, Bailey R, Smith K, et al. Arsenic in tree rings at a highly contaminated site. Sci Total Environ. 2007;376:324-34 pubmed
    ..Due to the possibility of lateral translocation between growth rings, further studies are necessary to understand within-tree As transport and storage before dendrochemistry can be confidently accepted for such applications. ..
  10. Rajput S, Li H, Xue X, Hong X. Descriptions of five new eriophyoid mite species of the Diptilomiopidae (Acari: Trombidiformes: Eriophyoidea) from Zhejiang Province, China. Zootaxa. 2015;4020:335-56 pubmed publisher
    ..nov. from Boehmeria gracilis C.H. Wright (Urticaceae), Rhyncaphytoptus cathayensis sp. nov from Carya cathayensis Sarg. (Juglandaceae) and Rhyncaphytoptus lanceolatus sp. nov. from Cunnighamia lanceolata (Lamb...
  11. Goodrich K, Ortiz L, Coughlin D. Unusual twig "twistiness" in pawpaw (Asimina triloba) provides biomechanical protection for distal foliage in high winds. Am J Bot. 2016;103:1872-1879 pubmed
    ..torsional stiffness, and viscoelastic creep in pawpaw and co-occurring trees Liriodendron tulipifera and Carya cordiformis. We also recorded twig/foliage reconfiguration in high winds...
  12. Matis J, Kiffe T, Matis T, Stevenson D. Stochastic modeling of aphid population growth with nonlinear, power-law dynamics. Math Biosci. 2007;208:469-94 pubmed
    ..The new models should be widely applicable to other aphid species, as they are based on three fundamental properties of aphid population biology. ..
  13. Wang Z, Huang J, Huang Y, Li Z, Zheng B. Discovery and profiling of novel and conserved microRNAs during flower development in Carya cathayensis via deep sequencing. Planta. 2012;236:613-21 pubmed publisher
    Hickory (Carya cathayensis Sarg.) is an economically important woody plant in China, but its long juvenile phase delays yield...
  14. Knorr M, Boerner R, Rillig M. Glomalin content of forest soils in relation to fire frequency and landscape position. Mycorrhiza. 2003;13:205-10 pubmed
    Low-intensity, dormant season fires were frequent and widespread in oak-hickory ( Quercus-Carya) forests of eastern North America until widespread fire suppression began in the mid-1900s...
  15. Beuchat L, Mann D, Alali W. Efficacy of sanitizers in reducing Salmonella on pecan nutmeats during cracking and shelling. J Food Prot. 2013;76:770-8 pubmed publisher
    ..1 to 1.0 log CFU/g. These studies emphasize the importance of preventing contamination of pecan nutmeats with Salmonella. Once nuts are contaminated, the lethality of sanitizers tested in this study is minimal. ..
  16. Springer C, DeLucia E, Thomas R. Relationships between net photosynthesis and foliar nitrogen concentrations in a loblolly pine forest ecosystem grown in elevated atmospheric carbon dioxide. Tree Physiol. 2005;25:385-94 pubmed
  17. Kunkel B, Cottrell T. Oviposition response of green lacewings (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) to aphids (Hemiptera: Aphididae) and potential attractants on pecan. Environ Entomol. 2007;36:577-83 pubmed
    ..It is likely that combinations of attractants and food sprays can be used to enhance green lacewing populations in orchards. ..
  18. Wang G, Cao F, Zhang X, Zhang W. [Effects of waterlogging on the growth and energy-metabolic enzyme activities of different tree species]. Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao. 2010;21:590-6 pubmed
    ..to study the growth and energy-metabolic enzyme activities of one-year-old seedlings of Taxodium distichum, Carya illinoensis, and Sapium sebiferum. Three treatments were installed, i. e...
  19. Shapiro Ilan D, Cottrell T, Bock C, Mai K, Boykin D, Wells L, et al. Control of Pecan Weevil With Microbial Biopesticides. Environ Entomol. 2017;46:1299-1304 pubmed publisher
    The pecan weevil, Curculio caryae (Horn) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), is a key pest of pecans Carya illinoinensis ([Wangenh.] K. Koch) (Fagales: Juglandaceae). Control recommendations rely on broad spectrum chemical insecticides...
  20. Myers J, Chase J, Jiménez I, Jørgensen P, Araujo Murakami A, Paniagua Zambrana N, et al. Beta-diversity in temperate and tropical forests reflects dissimilar mechanisms of community assembly. Ecol Lett. 2013;16:151-7 pubmed publisher
    ..We suggest that biogeographical differences in the relative importance of different community assembly mechanisms contribute to these striking gradients in global biodiversity. ..
  21. Wagener E, Kerr W. Effects of oil content on the sensory, textural, and physical properties of pecan butter (Carya illinoinensis). J Texture Stud. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..Differences in acceptability were primarily due to "texture" and "spreadability," suggesting there is a limited range of firmness and spreadability that consumers will deem acceptable...
  22. Chen Y, Ni X, Cottrell T, Wood B, Buntin G. Changes of oxidase and hydrolase activities in pecan leaves elicited by black pecan aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae) feeding. J Econ Entomol. 2009;102:1262-9 pubmed
    The black pecan aphid, Melanocallis caryaefoliae (Davis) (Hemiptera: Aphididae), is a foliar feeder of pecan, Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch (Juglandaceae)...
  23. Park J, Juzwik J, Cavender Bares J. Multiple Ceratocystis smalleyi infections associated with reduced stem water transport in bitternut hickory. Phytopathology. 2013;103:565-74 pubmed publisher
    ..It is hypothesized that multiple stem infections of C. smalleyi and the resulting xylem dysfunction contribute to crown wilt development in bitternut hickory exhibiting rapid crown decline. ..
  24. Knutson A, Muegge M. A degree-day model initiated by pheromone trap captures for managing pecan nut casebearer (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) in pecans. J Econ Entomol. 2010;103:735-43 pubmed
    Field observations from pecan, Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh...
  25. Cottrell T, Wood B, Ni X. Application of plant growth regulators mitigates chlorotic foliar injury by the black pecan aphid (Hemiptera: Aphididae). Pest Manag Sci. 2010;66:1236-42 pubmed publisher
    ..caryaefoliae (Davis) (Hemiptera: Aphididae), feeding elicits localized chlorotic injury to pecan foliage [Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K Koch] and apparent acceleration of leaf senescence and defoliation...
  26. Huang J, Zhang T, Zhang Q, Chen M, Wang Z, Zheng B, et al. The mechanism of high contents of oil and oleic acid revealed by transcriptomic and lipidomic analysis during embryogenesis in Carya cathayensis Sarg. BMC Genomics. 2016;17:113 pubmed publisher
    Hickory (Carya cathayensis Sarg.) accumulates more than 70% oil and 90% unsaturated fatty acids with considerably high oleic acid in its mature embryo...
  27. Juhaimi F, Ozcan M, Uslu N, Doǧu S. Pecan walnut (Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch) oil quality and phenolic compounds as affected by microwave and conventional roasting. J Food Sci Technol. 2017;54:4436-4441 pubmed publisher
    ..Roasting process in microwave oven at 720 W caused the reduction of some phenolic compounds, while the content of gallic acid exhibited a significant increase...
  28. Sun Z, Zhang L, Wang Z. Genome-wide analysis of miRNAs in Carya cathayensis. BMC Plant Biol. 2017;17:228 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, a comprehensive analysis was conducted to identify miRNAs produced in hickory flower organs, demonstrating functional conservation and diversity of miRNA families among hickory, Arabidopsis, grape, and poplar. ..
  29. Bonito G, Brenneman T, Vilgalys R. Ectomycorrhizal fungal diversity in orchards of cultivated pecan (Carya illinoinensis; Juglandaceae). Mycorrhiza. 2011;21:601-612 pubmed publisher
    b>Carya illinoinensis (pecan) belongs to the Juglandaceae (walnut family) and is a major economic nut crop in the southern USA...
  30. Benvegnú D, Barcelos R, Roversi K, Boufleur N, Pase C, Trevizol F, et al. Aqueous extract of pecan nut shell (Carya illinoensis [Wangenh.] K. Koch) exerts protection against oxidative damage induced by cyclophosphamide in rat testis. J Environ Pathol Toxicol Oncol. 2013;32:329-41 pubmed
    This study investigated the protective effect of pecan nut (Carya illinoensis) shell aqueous extract (AE) on the oxidative and morphological status of rat testis treated with cyclophosphamide (CP)...
  31. Hudthagosol C, Haddad E, McCarthy K, Wang P, Oda K, Sabate J. Pecans acutely increase plasma postprandial antioxidant capacity and catechins and decrease LDL oxidation in humans. J Nutr. 2011;141:56-62 pubmed publisher
    ..05), only when whole and blended pecan data were pooled. These results show that bioactive constituent of pecans are absorbable and contribute to postprandial antioxidant defenses. ..
  32. Cottrell T. Trap Height Affects Capture of Lady Beetles (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) in Pecan Orchards. Environ Entomol. 2017;46:343-352 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the abundance of Coccinellidae at different heights in mature pecan, Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch, orchards with tall trees...
  33. Tarango Rivero S, Nevárez Moorillón V, Orrantia Borunda E. Growth, yield, and nutrient status of pecans fertilized with biosolids and inoculated with rizosphere fungi. Bioresour Technol. 2009;100:1992-8 pubmed publisher
    The application of anaerobically digested biosolids as a nutrient source for pecan, Carya illinoinensis (Wangeh.) K. Koch, cultivar Western, was evaluated...
  34. Ippolito J, Strawn D, Scheckel K, Novak J, Ahmedna M, Niandou M. Macroscopic and molecular investigations of copper sorption by a steam-activated biochar. J Environ Qual. 2012;41:1150-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The results showed that KOH steam-activated pecan shell biochar could be used as a material for sorbing excess Cu from water systems, potentially reducing the negative effects of Cu in the environment. ..
  35. Bai C, Liu L, Wood B. Nickel affects xylem Sap RNase a and converts RNase A to a urease. BMC Plant Biol. 2013;13:207 pubmed publisher
    ..We report that the 'rising' xylem sap of pecan [Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K...
  36. Saravana Kumar R, Gao L, Yuan H, Xu D, Liang Z, Tao S, et al. Auxin enhances grafting success in Carya cathayensis (Chinese hickory). Planta. 2018;247:761-772 pubmed publisher
    ..The nuts of the Chinese hickory (Carya cathayensis) tree are considered both delicious and healthy...
  37. Reckziegel P, Boufleur N, Barcelos R, Benvegnú D, Pase C, Muller L, et al. Oxidative stress and anxiety-like symptoms related to withdrawal of passive cigarette smoke in mice: beneficial effects of pecan nut shells extract, a by-product of the nut industry. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2011;74:1770-8 pubmed publisher
    The present study evaluated the role of pecan nut (Carya illinoensis) shells aqueous extract (AE) against oxidative damage induced by cigarette smoke exposure (CSE) and behavioral parameters of smoking withdrawal...
  38. Bo J, Zhishan D. Flavonoids from Carya cathayensis Sarg. leaves inhibit carotid artery lesion formation induced by low blood flow. Biomed Pharmacother. 2017;94:88-92 pubmed publisher
    ..aim of the present study was to investigate the protective effect of the total flavonoids (TFs) from the leaves of Carya cathayensis Sarg. against early development of atherosclerosis...
  39. Hubalkova Z, Rencova E. One-step multiplex PCR method for the determination of pecan and Brazil nut allergens in food products. J Sci Food Agric. 2011;91:2407-11 pubmed publisher
    ..Primer pairs for the amplification of partial sequences of genes encoding the allergens were designed and tested for their specificity on a range of food components...
  40. Hartfield E, Harris M, Medina R. Relative abundance and flight phenology of two pheromone types of Acrobasis nuxvorella (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Environ Entomol. 2011;40:889-92 pubmed publisher
    ..to detect the flight of the pecan nut casebearer, Acrobasis nuxvorella Neunzig, the most damaging pest of pecan [Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch]...
  41. Beuchat L, Mann D, Alali W. Evaluation of sanitizers for inactivating Salmonella on in-shell pecans and pecan nutmeats. J Food Prot. 2012;75:1930-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Results emphasize the importance of removing soil and dust on in-shell pecans before conditioning in chlorinated water and the need for sanitizers with increased effectiveness in killing Salmonella on pecans...
  42. Ginzel M, Hanks L. Role of host plant volatiles in mate location for three species of longhorned beetles. J Chem Ecol. 2005;31:213-7 pubmed
    ..e., independent response of both sexes to host plant volatiles) for the same three species. Supporting our hypothesis, both males and females responded to volatiles emanating from hickory logs in Y-tube olfactometer bioassays...
  43. Dickey A, Medina R. Testing host-associated differentiation in a quasi-endophage and a parthenogen on native trees. J Evol Biol. 2010;23:945-56 pubmed publisher
    ..This is an important first step in the characterization of HAD in multiple insect herbivores using North American hickories, a host-plant system with many shared parthenogens...
  44. Benvegnu D, Barcelos R, Boufleur N, Reckziegel P, Pase C, Muller L, et al. Protective effects of a by-product of the pecan nut industry (Carya illinoensis) on the toxicity induced by cyclophosphamide in rats Carya illinoensis protects against cyclophosphamide-induced toxicity. J Environ Pathol Toxicol Oncol. 2010;29:185-97 pubmed
    This study investigated the antioxidant effects of pecan nut (Carya illinoensis) shell aqueous extract (AE) on toxicity induced by cyclophosphamide (CP) in the heart, kidney, liver, bladder, plasma and erythrocytes of rats...
  45. Corella Madueño M, Harris M, Fu Castillo A, Martínez Téllez M, Valenzuela Soto E, Gálvez Ruiz J, et al. Volatiles emitted by Carya illinoinensis (Wang.) K. Koch as a prelude for semiochemical investigations to focus on Acrobasis nuxvorella Nuenzig (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Pest Manag Sci. 2011;67:1522-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The qualitative characterization of volatile compounds emitted by pecan, Carya illinoinensis (Wang.) K...
  46. Wu W, Bi X, Cao J, Zhang K, Zhao Y. New antitumor compounds from Carya cathayensis. Bioorg Med Chem Lett. 2012;22:1895-8 pubmed publisher
    ..carayensin-A, carayensin-B, and carayensin-C, together with 13 known compounds were isolated from the shells of Carya cathayensis. Their chemical structures were established mainly by 1D and 2D NMR techniques and mass spectrometry...
  47. Farakos S, Pouillot R, Johnson R, Spungen J, Son I, Anderson N, et al. A Quantitative Assessment of the Risk of Human Salmonellosis Arising from the Consumption of Pecans in the United States. J Food Prot. 2017;80:1574-1591 pubmed publisher
    ..The predicted risk of illness per serving was higher for all atypical situations modeled compared with the baseline model, and delay in drying had the greatest impact on risk...
  48. Neil R, Hite D, Kelrick M, Lockhart M, Lee K. Myxobacterial biodiversity in an established oak-hickory forest and a savanna restoration site. Curr Microbiol. 2005;50:88-95 pubmed
  49. Moore J, Swihart R. Importance of fragmentation-tolerant species as seed dispersers in disturbed landscapes. Oecologia. 2007;151:663-74 pubmed
    ..a 2-year experiment to evaluate the importance of tree squirrels (Sciurus) as seed dispersers for Quercus, Carya, and Juglans, and to assess dispersal consequences in patches where fragmentation-sensitive eastern gray squirrels ..
  50. Miraliakbari H, Shahidi F. Oxidative stability of tree nut oils. J Agric Food Chem. 2008;56:4751-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Oils of pecan and pistachio were the most stable, whereas oils of pine nut and walnut were the least stable...
  51. Summerville K, Dupont M, Johnson A, Krehbiel R. Spatial structure of forest lepidopteran communities in oak hickory forests of Indiana. Environ Entomol. 2008;37:1224-30 pubmed
    ..The results here are encouraging because they strongly suggest that shifts in lepidopteran community structure should reflect the community response to disturbance rather than inherent spatial heterogeneity of species composition...
  52. Rocha Estrada A, Alvarado Vázquez M, Torres Cepeda T, Foroughbakhch Pournavab R, Hernández Piñero J. Airborne pollen of Carya, Celtis, Cupressus, Fraxinus and Pinus in the metropolitan area of Monterrey Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Ann Agric Environ Med. 2008;15:205-9 pubmed
    ..Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, was analyzed throughout a year from March 2003-February 2004, focused on the genus Carya, Celtis, Cupressus, Fraxinus and Pinus owing to their interest as etiological pollinosis agents in diverse regions ..
  53. Beuchat L, Mann D. Factors affecting infiltration and survival of Salmonella on in-shell pecans and pecan nutmeats. J Food Prot. 2010;73:1257-68 pubmed
    ..Results emphasize the importance of applying process treatments that will inactivate Salmonella...
  54. Beuchat L, Mann D. Survival and growth of salmonella in high-moisture pecan nutmeats, in-shell pecans, inedible nut components, and orchard soil. J Food Prot. 2010;73:1975-85 pubmed
  55. Jia X, Wang T, Zhai M, Li Y, Guo Z. Genetic diversity and identification of Chinese-grown pecan using ISSR and SSR markers. Molecules. 2011;16:10078-92 pubmed publisher
    ..cultivars, 12 domestic seedling breeding cultivars, and 49 fine pecan plants with no cultivar data, together with Carya cathayensis and Juglans nigra...
  56. Van Loo E, Babu D, Crandall P, Ricke S. Screening of commercial and pecan shell-extracted liquid smoke agents as natural antimicrobials against foodborne pathogens. J Food Prot. 2012;75:1148-52 pubmed publisher
    ..The results indicated that the liquid smoke samples tested in this study could serve as effective natural antimicrobials and that their inhibitory effects depended more on the solvents used for extraction than the wood source...
  57. Gong Y, Pegg R. Separation of Ellagitannin-Rich Phenolics from U.S. Pecans and Chinese Hickory Nuts Using Fused-Core HPLC Columns and Their Characterization. J Agric Food Chem. 2017;65:5810-5820 pubmed publisher
    ..4 and 18.34 mg/g crude extract, respectively) being present at the greatest levels. Chinese hickory nuts had lower proanthocyanidin content but possessed tetramers and pentamers at 4.46 and 4.01 mg/g crude extract, respectively...
  58. Morales Ramos J, Rojas M. Nutritional ecology of the Formosan subterranean termite (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae): growth and survival of incipient colonies feeding on preferred wood species. J Econ Entomol. 2003;96:106-16 pubmed
    ..Colonies of C. formosanus feeding on pecan, Carya illinoensis (Wangenh.), and red gum, Liquidambar styraciflua L...
  59. Bansode R, Losso J, Marshall W, Rao R, Portier R. Adsorption of metal ions by pecan shell-based granular activated carbons. Bioresour Technol. 2003;89:115-9 pubmed
    ..The results indicate that acid- and steam-activated pecan shell-based GACs are effective metal ion adsorbents and can potentially replace typical coal-based GACs in treatment of metal contaminated wastewater...
  60. Johnson J, Harrington T, Engelbrecht C. Phylogeny and taxonomy of the North American clade of the Ceratocystis fimbriata complex. Mycologia. 2005;97:1067-92 pubmed
    ..aspen, hickory, oak and cherry lineages, which were isolated primarily from wounds or diseased trees of Populus, Carya, Quercus and Prunus, respectively. A single isolate collected from P...
  61. Joyce K, Boyd J, Viernes J. Contact dermatitis following sustained exposure to pecans (Carya illinoensis): a case report. Cutis. 2006;77:209-12 pubmed
    ..This case illustrates the salient features of contact dermatitis and serves as a reminder that contact with allergenic foods can lead to hypersensitivity reactions...
  62. Medina R, Nachappa P, Tamborindeguy C. Differences in bacterial diversity of host-associated populations of Phylloxera notabilis Pergande (Hemiptera: Phylloxeridae) in pecan and water hickory. J Evol Biol. 2011;24:761-71 pubmed publisher
    ..The bacteria, Pantoea agglomerans and Serratia marcescens, were absent in the P. notabilis water hickory population, whereas both species accounted for more than 69.72% of bacterial abundance in the pecan population...
  63. Sharma G, Irsigler A, Dhanarajan P, Ayuso R, Bardina L, Sampson H, et al. Cloning and characterization of an 11S legumin, Car i 4, a major allergen in pecan. J Agric Food Chem. 2011;59:9542-52 pubmed publisher
    ..Homology modeling of Car i 4 revealed significant overlapping regions shared in common with other tree nut legumins...
  64. Müller L, Pase C, Reckziegel P, Barcelos R, Boufleur N, Prado A, et al. Hepatoprotective effects of pecan nut shells on ethanol-induced liver damage. Exp Toxicol Pathol. 2013;65:165-71 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, pecan shells may be an economic agent to treat liver diseases related to ethanol consumption...
  65. Shapiro Ilan D, Gardner W, Wells L, Cottrell T, Behle R, Wood B. Effects of entomopathogenic fungus species, and impact of fertilizers, on biological control of pecan weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae). Environ Entomol. 2013;42:253-61 pubmed publisher
    The pecan weevil, Curculio caryae (Horn), is a key pest of pecan, Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch. Prior research indicated the potential for use of Hypocreales fungi to suppress C. caryae...
  66. Porto L, da Silva J, Ferraz A, Corrêa D, Dos Santos M, Porto C, et al. Evaluation of acute and subacute toxicity and mutagenic activity of the aqueous extract of pecan shells [Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch]. Food Chem Toxicol. 2013;59:579-85 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on these results, PSAE was not able to induce chromosomal or point mutations, under the conditions tested. The 100mg/kg dose showed significant antihyperlipidemic action, with no severe toxic effects...
  67. Huang R, Huang Y, Sun Z, Huang J, Wang Z. Transcriptome Analysis of Genes Involved in Lipid Biosynthesis in the Developing Embryo of Pecan (Carya illinoinensis). J Agric Food Chem. 2017;65:4223-4236 pubmed publisher
    Pecan (Carya illinoinensis) is an important woody tree species because of the high content of healthy oil in its nut. Thus far, the pathways and key genes related to oil biosynthesis in developing pecan seeds remain largely unclear...
  68. Beedanagari S, Dove S, Wood B, Conner P. A first linkage map of pecan cultivars based on RAPD and AFLP markers. Theor Appl Genet. 2005;110:1127-37 pubmed
    We report here the first genetic linkage maps of pecan [Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch], using random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) and amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP) markers...
  69. Davoren M, Peake J. Cashew nut allergy is associated with a high risk of anaphylaxis. Arch Dis Child. 2005;90:1084-5 pubmed
    ..Anaphylaxis to cashew nut was more common than to peanut (74.1% v 30.5%). Children with cashew allergy are at risk of anaphylaxis...
  70. Venkatachalam M, Teuber S, Peterson W, Roux K, Sathe S. Antigenic stability of pecan [Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch] proteins: effects of thermal treatments and in vitro digestion. J Agric Food Chem. 2006;54:1449-58 pubmed
    ..The stable antigenic polypeptides may serve as useful markers in developing assays suitable for the detection of trace amounts of pecans in foods...
  71. Blomhoff R, Carlsen M, Andersen L, Jacobs D. Health benefits of nuts: potential role of antioxidants. Br J Nutr. 2006;96 Suppl 2:S52-60 pubmed
    ..Further studies are needed to clarify whether antioxidants contribute to this apparent beneficial health effect of nuts...
  72. Venkatachalam M, Roux K, Sathe S. Biochemical characterization of soluble proteins in pecan [Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch]. J Agric Food Chem. 2008;56:8103-10 pubmed publisher
    ..Rabbit polyclonal antibodies detected a range of pecan polypeptides in the 12-60 kDa range, of which the globulin fraction contained the most reactive polypeptides...
  73. Villarreal Lozoya J, Lombardini L, Cisneros Zevallos L. Electron-beam irradiation effects on phytochemical constituents and antioxidant capacity of pecan kernels [ Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch] during storage. J Agric Food Chem. 2009;57:10732-9 pubmed publisher
    ..In general, E-beam irradiation had slight effects on phytochemical constituents and could be considered a potential tool for pecan kernel decontamination...
  74. Trevizol F, Benvegnú D, Barcelos R, Pase C, Segat H, Dias V, et al. Comparative study between two animal models of extrapyramidal movement disorders: prevention and reversion by pecan nut shell aqueous extract. Behav Brain Res. 2011;221:13-8 pubmed publisher
    ..These results reinforce the role of oxidative stress and validate the two animal models used here. Our findings also favor the idea of prevention of extrapyramidal disorders, rather than their reversal...
  75. Babu D, Crandall P, Johnson C, O Bryan C, Ricke S. Efficacy of antimicrobials extracted from organic pecan shell for inhibiting the growth of Listeria spp. J Food Sci. 2013;78:M1899-903 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, the pecan shell extracts may prove to be very effective alternative antimicrobials against food pathogens and supplement the demand for effective natural antimicrobials for use in organic meat processing. ..
  76. Vogelzang J. Fat facts and fallacies. Home Healthc Nurse. 2003;21:725-7 pubmed
  77. Shapiro Ilan D, Gardner W, Cottrell T, Behle R, Wood B. Comparison of application methods for suppressing the pecan weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) with Beauveria bassiana under field conditions. Environ Entomol. 2008;37:162-71 pubmed
    ..Future research should focus on elucidating the causes for treatment differences we observed and the extent to which B. bassiana-induced C. caryae mortality reduces crop damage...
  78. Sharma G, Irsigler A, Dhanarajan P, Ayuso R, Bardina L, Sampson H, et al. Cloning and characterization of 2S albumin, Car i 1, a major allergen in pecan. J Agric Food Chem. 2011;59:4130-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Three-dimensional modeling revealed IgE-reactive epitopes to be solvent accessible and share significant homology with other tree nuts providing a possible basis for previously observed cross-reactivity...
  79. Shapiro Ilan D, Cottrell T, Jackson M, Wood B. Control of key pecan insect pests using biorational pesticides. J Econ Entomol. 2013;106:257-66 pubmed
    ..Applications of C. subtsugae for suppression of C. caryae, and eucalyptus extract plus I. fumosorosea for control of M. caryaefoliae show promise as alternative insecticides and should be evaluated further...
  80. Shufran A, Mulder P, Payton M, Shufran K. Determining host suitability of pecan for stored-product insects. J Econ Entomol. 2013;106:1071-4 pubmed
    ..test was performed to determine survival and reproductive capacity of stored-product insect pests on pecan, Carya illinoensis (Wangenheim) Koch...
  81. El Hawary S, Zaghloul S, El Halawany A, El Bishbishy M. Comparative study of volatile oil content and antimicrobial activity of pecan cultivars growing in Egypt. J Med Food. 2013;16:1022-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The selected cultivars (cv.) were Carya illinoinensis (Wangneh.) K. Koch. cv. Wichita, C. illinoinensis cv. Western Schley, C. illinoinensis cv...
  82. Robbins K, Greenspan P, Pegg R. Effect of pecan phenolics on the release of nitric oxide from murine RAW 264.7 macrophage cells. Food Chem. 2016;212:681-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The phenolics were characterized by HPLC to help identify those responsible for the observed effect. ..
  83. Singanusong R, Mason R, D Arcy B, Nottingham S. Compositional changes of Australia-grown Western Schley pecans [Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch] during maturation. J Agric Food Chem. 2003;51:406-12 pubmed
    Changes in composition during the maturation of Western Schley pecans [Carya illinoinensis(Wangenh.) K. Koch] grown in Australia were investigated...
  84. Ryan E, Galvin K, O Connor T, Maguire A, O Brien N. Fatty acid profile, tocopherol, squalene and phytosterol content of brazil, pecan, pine, pistachio and cashew nuts. Int J Food Sci Nutr. 2006;57:219-28 pubmed
    ..4 to 4685.9 mg/g oil. In conclusion, the present data indicate that nuts are a good dietary source of unsaturated fatty acids, tocopherols, squalene and phytosterols...
  85. Li Y, Li Y, Wu S, Han K, Wang Z, Hou W, et al. Estimation of multilocus linkage disequilibria in diploid populations with dominant markers. Genetics. 2007;176:1811-21 pubmed
    ..This algorithm is useful for studying the pattern and amount of genetic variation within and among populations...
  86. Venkatachalam M, Kshirsagar H, Seeram N, Heber D, Thompson T, Roux K, et al. Biochemical composition and immunological comparison of select pecan [Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) K. Koch] cultivars. J Agric Food Chem. 2007;55:9899-907 pubmed
    ..89 +/- 0.20; n = 27) with the USDA "Desirable" cultivar as the reference standard (immunoreactivity designated as 1.0)...
  87. Holzmueller E, Jose S, Jenkins M. The relationship between fire history and an exotic fungal disease in a deciduous forest. Oecologia. 2008;155:347-56 pubmed
    ..We examined Cornus florida populations in burned and unburned Quercus-Carya stands to determine if burning prior to anthracnose infection has reduced the impacts of an exotic fungal disease, ..
  88. Vaghetti J, Lima E, Royer B, da Cunha B, Cardoso N, Brasil J, et al. Pecan nutshell as biosorbent to remove Cu(II), Mn(II) and Pb(II) from aqueous solutions. J Hazard Mater. 2009;162:270-80 pubmed publisher
    In the present study we reported for the first time the feasibility of pecan nutshell (PNS, Carya illinoensis) as an alternative biosorbent to remove Cu(II), Mn(II) and Pb(II) metallic ions from aqueous solutions...
  89. Beuchat L, Mann D. Inactivation of Salmonella on in-shell pecans during conditioning treatments preceding cracking and shelling. J Food Prot. 2011;74:588-602 pubmed publisher
  90. Ojeda Barrios D, Abadía J, Lombardini L, Abadía A, Vazquez S. Zinc deficiency in field-grown pecan trees: changes in leaf nutrient concentrations and structure. J Sci Food Agric. 2012;92:1672-8 pubmed publisher
    Zinc (Zn) deficiency is a typical nutritional disorder in pecan trees [Carya illinoinensis (Wangenh.) C. Koch] grown under field conditions in calcareous soils in North America, including northern Mexico and south-western United States...
  91. Aldana H, Lozano F, Acevedo J, Mendoza A. Thermogravimetric characterization and gasification of pecan nut shells. Bioresour Technol. 2015;198:634-41 pubmed publisher
    ..The performance of the gasification process can be influenced by the particle size and air flow rate, requiring a proper combination of these parameters for reliable operation and production of a valuable syngas. ..
  92. Guo Y, Rockstraw D. Physicochemical properties of carbons prepared from pecan shell by phosphoric acid activation. Bioresour Technol. 2007;98:1513-21 pubmed
    ..FTIR results showed that the temperature-insensitive part was mostly phosphorus-containing groups as well as some carbonyl-containing groups, while carbonyl-containing groups were the main contributor of temperature-sensitive part...