celosia

Summary

Summary: A plant genus of the family AMARANTHACEAE. Young leaves are used as vegetables in Asia. Members contain betacyanins, celogentins, betaxanthin, and celosian.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Betalains of Celosia argentea
    W Schliemann
    Abteilung Sekundärstoffwechsel, Leibniz Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie, Weinberg 3, D 06120 Halle Saale, Germany
    Phytochemistry 58:159-65. 2001
  2. pmc Synthesis of the celogentin C right-hand ring
    Liwen He
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602, USA
    Org Lett 8:1165-8. 2006
  3. ncbi Celosia argentea Linn. leaf extract improves wound healing in a rat burn wound model
    Kulasekaran S Priya
    Biomaterials Division, Central Leather Research Institute, Adyar, Chennai, India
    Wound Repair Regen 12:618-25. 2004
  4. ncbi Anti-diabetic activity of alcoholic extract of Celosia argentea Linn. seeds in rats
    Thangarasu Vetrichelvan
    Adhiparasakthi College of Pharmacy, Melmaruvathur, Tamilnadu, India
    Biol Pharm Bull 25:526-8. 2002
  5. ncbi Antioxidant activity and protective effect of extract of Celosia cristata L. flower on tert-butyl hydroperoxide-induced oxidative hepatotoxicity
    Yon Suk Kim
    Department of Biotechnology, Konkuk University, Chungju, Chungbuk 380 701, Republic of Korea Department of Applied Life Science, Konkuk University, Chungju, Chungbuk 380 701, Republic of Korea
    Food Chem 168:572-9. 2015
  6. ncbi Soil characteristics and heavy metal accumulation by native plants in a Mn mining area of Guangxi, South China
    Jie Liu
    Guangxi Key Laboratory of Environmental Pollution Control Theory and Technology, Guilin University of Technology, Guilin, Guangxi, 541004, China
    Environ Monit Assess 186:2269-79. 2014
  7. ncbi Mn accumulation and tolerance in Celosia argentea Linn.: a new Mn-hyperaccumulating plant species
    Jie Liu
    Guangxi Scientific Experiment Center of Mining, Metallurgy, and Environment, Guilin University of Technology, Guilin, Guangxi 541004, China Electronic address
    J Hazard Mater 267:136-41. 2014
  8. ncbi Differential fusion expression and purification of a cystatin in two different bacterial strains
    A Gholizadeh
    Research Institute for Fundamental Sciences RIFS, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran
    Prikl Biokhim Mikrobiol 49:353-7. 2013
  9. ncbi New oleanane-type triterpenoid saponins isolated from the seeds of Celosia argentea
    Xu Pang
    a Beijing Institute of Radiation Medicine, Beijing, 100850, China
    J Asian Nat Prod Res 16:240-7. 2014
  10. pmc Effects of midas® on nematodes in commercial floriculture production in Florida
    Nancy Kokalis-Burelle
    USDA, ARS, U S Horticultural Research Lab, 2001 South Rock Rd, Ft Pierce, FL, 34945 Holzinger Flowers, Inc, Palm City, FL
    J Nematol 42:17-21. 2010

Scientific Experts

  • A Gnanamani
  • A Gholizadeh
  • Jie Liu
  • Musa T Yakubu
  • A A Yusuf
  • J I Kobayashi
  • Ying Feng Niu
  • M Begam
  • Thangarasu Vetrichelvan
  • W Schliemann
  • V K Baranwal
  • C Wiart
  • A T Owolabi
  • Zhen Liang Sun
  • Mei li Guo
  • Shao Bo Sun
  • Yan Wang
  • Ying Wang
  • Qing Bin Wu
  • Rosna Mat Taha
  • Nobuhiro Sasaki
  • Yon Suk Kim
  • Xu Pang
  • Shuang Cui
  • Chaojun Lv
  • Seil Jung
  • Qingbin Wu
  • Qian Xue
  • S O Malomo
  • Lai Sheng Meng
  • Norhayati Daud
  • Julie Bélanger
  • Nancy Kokalis-Burelle
  • K Vemana
  • Praveen Sharma
  • Meili Guo
  • Shuo Shen
  • Xiao Kang Wang
  • Na Feng
  • Jaroslav Matousek
  • A Sowemimo
  • Dhruti Bal
  • Chang jiang Zhang
  • Yaolin Wen
  • Liwen He
  • Takatoshi Koda
  • E O Iwalewa
  • Katsuhiro Wada
  • Yoshihiro Ozeki
  • Taiji Adachi
  • Yizhong Cai
  • Hiroshi Morita
  • Kulasekaran S Priya
  • Cungui Cheng
  • You Jin Jeon
  • Jin Woo Hwang
  • Pyo Jam Park
  • Sang Ho Moon
  • Byong Tae Jeon
  • Si Heung Sung
  • Jae Hyun Jeong
  • Cheng Qi Xiong
  • Zhen Fang Wang
  • Hai xia Yan
  • Hong Zhu Guo
  • Jie Zhang
  • Xin tong Fu
  • Miao Xuan Fan
  • Bai Ping Ma
  • Yang Zhao
  • Toshisada Suzuki
  • Jun Jie Zhang
  • Qixing Zhou
  • Shanlin Zhao
  • Ping Li
  • Qian Jiang
  • Qianru Zhang
  • Qing Han
  • Tingan Zhang
  • Lin Liang
  • Sharifah Nurashikin Wafa
  • Young Choon Lee
  • Jiang Ping Song
  • Xiaodong Sun
  • Qunfang Weng
  • Shaohua Chen
  • Weiquan Qin
  • Hyung In Moon
  • - Zhong Guohua
  • Meiying Hu

Detail Information

Publications58

  1. ncbi Betalains of Celosia argentea
    W Schliemann
    Abteilung Sekundärstoffwechsel, Leibniz Institut für Pflanzenbiochemie, Weinberg 3, D 06120 Halle Saale, Germany
    Phytochemistry 58:159-65. 2001
    The betalains of yellow, orange and red inflorescences of common cockscomb (Celosia argentea var. cristata) were compared and proved to be qualitatively identical to those of feathered amaranth (Celosia argentea var. plumosa)...
  2. pmc Synthesis of the celogentin C right-hand ring
    Liwen He
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602, USA
    Org Lett 8:1165-8. 2006
    ..A high-yielding macrolactamization and subsequent deprotection of the N-terminus furnished the target compound...
  3. ncbi Celosia argentea Linn. leaf extract improves wound healing in a rat burn wound model
    Kulasekaran S Priya
    Biomaterials Division, Central Leather Research Institute, Adyar, Chennai, India
    Wound Repair Regen 12:618-25. 2004
    b>Celosia argentea (CA) is used in traditional medicine for sores, ulcers, and skin eruptions...
  4. ncbi Anti-diabetic activity of alcoholic extract of Celosia argentea Linn. seeds in rats
    Thangarasu Vetrichelvan
    Adhiparasakthi College of Pharmacy, Melmaruvathur, Tamilnadu, India
    Biol Pharm Bull 25:526-8. 2002
    b>Celosia argentea Linn. commonly known as "Cocks Comb" and its seeds are widely used in Indian folk medicine for the treatment of diabetes mellitus...
  5. ncbi Antioxidant activity and protective effect of extract of Celosia cristata L. flower on tert-butyl hydroperoxide-induced oxidative hepatotoxicity
    Yon Suk Kim
    Department of Biotechnology, Konkuk University, Chungju, Chungbuk 380 701, Republic of Korea Department of Applied Life Science, Konkuk University, Chungju, Chungbuk 380 701, Republic of Korea
    Food Chem 168:572-9. 2015
    This study was undertaken to evaluate the antioxidant potential and protective effects of Celosia cristata L...
  6. ncbi Soil characteristics and heavy metal accumulation by native plants in a Mn mining area of Guangxi, South China
    Jie Liu
    Guangxi Key Laboratory of Environmental Pollution Control Theory and Technology, Guilin University of Technology, Guilin, Guangxi, 541004, China
    Environ Monit Assess 186:2269-79. 2014
    ..High Mn and Cd concentrations have been found in the aerial parts of Polygonum pubescens, Celosia argentea, Camellia oleifera, and Solanum nigrum, which would be interesting for soil phytoremediation...
  7. ncbi Mn accumulation and tolerance in Celosia argentea Linn.: a new Mn-hyperaccumulating plant species
    Jie Liu
    Guangxi Scientific Experiment Center of Mining, Metallurgy, and Environment, Guilin University of Technology, Guilin, Guangxi 541004, China Electronic address
    J Hazard Mater 267:136-41. 2014
    ..Identifying a hyperaccumulator is an important groundwork for the phytoextraction of heavy metal-contaminated soil. Celosia argentea Linn...
  8. ncbi Differential fusion expression and purification of a cystatin in two different bacterial strains
    A Gholizadeh
    Research Institute for Fundamental Sciences RIFS, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran
    Prikl Biokhim Mikrobiol 49:353-7. 2013
    ..coli cells by using MBP tags, the expression of Celosia cystatin was studied in two different strains of this bacterium...
  9. ncbi New oleanane-type triterpenoid saponins isolated from the seeds of Celosia argentea
    Xu Pang
    a Beijing Institute of Radiation Medicine, Beijing, 100850, China
    J Asian Nat Prod Res 16:240-7. 2014
    Three new oleanane-type triterpenoid saponins named celosins H, I, and J were isolated from the seeds of Celosia argentea L...
  10. pmc Effects of midas® on nematodes in commercial floriculture production in Florida
    Nancy Kokalis-Burelle
    USDA, ARS, U S Horticultural Research Lab, 2001 South Rock Rd, Ft Pierce, FL, 34945 Holzinger Flowers, Inc, Palm City, FL
    J Nematol 42:17-21. 2010
    ..to evaluate Midas® (iodomethane:chloropicrin 50:50) for control of root-knot nematodes (Meloidogyne arenaria) on Celosia argentea var. cristata in a commercial floriculture production field in southeastern Florida...
  11. ncbi DUF538 protein super family is predicted to be the potential homologue of bactericidal/permeability-increasing protein in plant system
    Ashraf Gholizadeh
    Department of Molecular Biotechnology, Research Institute for Fundamental Sciences RIFS, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran
    Protein J 32:163-71. 2013
    ..on the base of the experimental data, it was identified that exogenously applied purified fused product of Celosia DUF538 affects the bacterial growth more possibly similar to BPI through the binding to the bacterial membranes...
  12. pmc Four botanical extracts are toxic to the hispine beetle, Brontispa longissima, in laboratory and semi-field trials
    Chaojun Lv
    Coconut Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Tropical Agricultural Sciences, Wenchang, Hainan, China
    J Insect Sci 12:58. 2012
    The potential of botanical extracts such as Celosia argenea L. (Caryophyllales: Amaranthaceae), Ricinus communis L...
  13. ncbi Plant growth-promoting oligosaccharides produced from tomato waste
    Toshisada Suzuki
    University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    Bioresour Technol 81:91-6. 2002
    ..The acid extract significantly promoted the growth of cockscomb (Celosia argentea L.) and tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum L.) seedlings...
  14. ncbi Evaluation of three ornamental plants for phytoremediation of Pb-contamined soil
    Shuang Cui
    School of Environmental and Biological Engineering, Liaoning Shihua University, Fushun, China
    Int J Phytoremediation 15:299-306. 2013
    Characteristics of accumulation and tolerance of lead (Pb) in Quamolit pennata, Antirrhinum majus L. and Celosia cristata pyramidalis were investigated to identify Pb-accumulating plants...
  15. ncbi Novel triterpenoid saponins from the seeds of Celosia argentea L
    Qing Bin Wu
    Department of Pharmacognosy, School of Pharmacy, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai 200433, P R China
    Nat Prod Res 27:1353-60. 2013
    Two new triterpenoid saponins celosin I (1) and celosin II (2) were isolated from the seeds of Celosia argentea L. (Amaranthaceae)...
  16. pmc Plant regeneration and cellular behaviour studies in Celosia cristata grown in vivo and in vitro
    Rosna Mat Taha
    Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    ScientificWorldJournal 2012:359413. 2012
    Tissue culture studies of Celosia cristata were established from various explants and the effects of various hormones on morphogenesis of this species were examined...
  17. ncbi Storage behavior of immune-enhancing enteral formulation from natural sources
    Dhruti Bal
    Department of Food Science and Nutrition, University of Agricultural Sciences, GKVK, Bangalore, India
    Int J Food Sci Nutr 60:59-69. 2009
    ..comprising finger millet (Eleusine coracana), soyprotein isolate, tomato powder, carrot powder, anne greens (Celosia argentea), groundnut oil and fish oil...
  18. ncbi Anticomplement activity of organic solvent extracts from Korea local Amarantaceae spp
    Seil Jung
    Department of Urology, College of Medicine, Dong A University, Busan 602 714, South Korea
    Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol 34:210-2. 2012
    ..Nakai, Amaranthus mangostanus L., Amaranthus retroflexus L., Amaranthus spinosus L., Celosia argentea var. spicata., Amaranthus lividus L., Celosia cristata L., Amaranthus viridis L., Gomphrena globosa L...
  19. ncbi HPLC characterization of betalains from plants in the amaranthaceae
    Yizhong Cai
    Department of Botany, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    J Chromatogr Sci 43:454-60. 2005
    ..Three betaxanthins were separated from Celosia species in the Amaranthaceae and identified to be immonium conjugates of betalamic acid with dopamine, 3-..
  20. ncbi Functional fusion expression of sunflower multicystatin in E. coli and its comparison with a single domain cystatin
    Ashraf Gholizadeh
    Research Institute for Fundamental Sciences RIFS, Department of Molecular Biology, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran
    Indian J Biochem Biophys 48:375-9. 2011
    ..fSMC strongly inhibited papain activity in vitro as compared to Celosia single-domain cystatin...
  21. pmc New Experimental Hosts of Tobacco streak virus and Absence of True Seed Transmission in Leguminous Hosts
    K Vemana
    Acharya N G Ranga Agricultural University, Agricultural Research Station, Kadiri, 515591 Andhra Pradesh India
    Indian J Virol 21:117-27. 2010
    ..Eleven new experimental hosts were identified viz., Amaranthus blitum var. oleracea (Chaulai sag), Celosia cristata (Cocks comb), Beta vulgaris var...
  22. ncbi ASYMMETRIC LEAVES2 gene, a member of LOB/AS2 family of Arabidopsis thaliana, causes an abaxializing leaves in transgenic cockscomb
    Shao Bo Sun
    Gansu College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Lanzhou, 730000, China
    Mol Biol Rep 39:4927-35. 2012
    ..In this work, we transformed 35S:AS2 transgene constructs to cockscomb (Celosia cristata) via Agrobacterium tumefaciens...
  23. ncbi A novel hepatoprotective saponin from Celosia cristata L
    Yan Wang
    Department of Pharmacognosy, College of Pharmacy, Second Military Medical University, 325 Guohe Road, Shanghai 200433, PR China
    Fitoterapia 81:1246-52. 2010
    ..other saponins, celosin A (2), celosin B (3), celosin C (4) and celosin D (5) were isolated from the seeds of Celosia cristata L. (Amaranthaceae). Their structures were established by chemical and spectroscopic analyses...
  24. ncbi Contribution of selected wild and cultivated leafy vegetables from South India to lutein and beta-carotene intake
    Julie Bélanger
    Department of Plant Science, School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, Macdonald Campus, Ste Anne de Bellevue, Quebec, Canada, H9X 3V9
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 19:417-24. 2010
    ..This is the first report of lutein content in fresh samples of Celosia argentea L., Rumex vesicarius L., Digera muricata (L.) Mart., and Amaranthus cruentus L...
  25. ncbi A new phenolic glycoside and cytotoxic constituents from Celosia argentea
    Shuo Shen
    Institute of Plant Virology, Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, Fuzhou, China
    J Asian Nat Prod Res 12:821-7. 2010
    ..2) and 11 known compounds were isolated from the MeOH extract of the plant Celosia argentea...
  26. ncbi A new hepoprotective saponin from Semen Celosia cristatae
    Zhen Liang Sun
    Branch Hospital in Fengxian of Shanghai No 6 People s Hospital, 9588 NanFeng Road, Shanghai 201400, PR China
    Fitoterapia 82:591-4. 2011
    A new triterpenoid saponin, named semenoside A (1), was isolated from Semen Celosia cristatae. Its structure was elucidated on the basis of 1D, 2D NMR, HR-FAB-MS and ESI-MS techniques, and physicochemical properties...
  27. ncbi Triterpenoid saponins from the seeds of Celosia argentea and their anti-inflammatory and antitumor activities
    Qingbin Wu
    Department of Pharmacognosy, School of Pharmacy, Second Military Medical University, People s Republic of China, China
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 59:666-71. 2011
    ..celosin F (2) and celosin G (3), together with a known compound cristatain (4), were isolated from the seeds of Celosia argentea L. (Amaranthaceae). All the isolated compounds were obtained for the first time from this plant...
  28. pmc Antidiarrhoeal activity of leaf extract of celosia argentea in experimentally induced diarrhoea in rats
    Praveen Sharma
    College of Pharmacy, IPS Academy, Indore India
    J Adv Pharm Technol Res 1:41-8. 2010
    In order to scientifically apprise some of the anecdotal, folkloric, ethno medical uses of celosia argentea, the present study was undertaken to examine the antidiarrhoeal properties of alcoholic extract of leaves of Celosia argentea on ..
  29. ncbi Heterologous expression of stress-responsive DUF538 domain containing protein and its morpho-biochemical consequences
    Ashraf Gholizadeh
    Research Institute for Fundamental Sciences RIFS, University of Tabriz, Iran
    Protein J 30:351-8. 2011
    ..studies with these new plant stress-responsive proteins, a cDNA containing DUF538 domain was amplified from Celosia cristata full-length leaf expression library using a specific primer set...
  30. pmc In vitro and in vivo antioxidant activities of the aqueous extract of Celosia argentea leaves
    S O Malomo
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria
    Indian J Pharmacol 43:278-85. 2011
    The aqueous extract of Celosia argentea var. cristata L. leaves at 100, 200, and 400 mg/kg body weight (b.w.) was investigated against cadmium (Cd)-induced oxidative stress in Wistar rats...
  31. ncbi Depurination of ribosomal RNA and inhibition of viral RNA translation by an antiviral protein of Celosia cristata
    V K Baranwal
    Biotech Centre for Agriculture and Environment, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, Cook College, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Indian J Exp Biol 40:1195-7. 2002
    An antiviral protein (25 kD) isolated from leaves of Celosia cristata (CCP 25) was tested for depurination study on ribosomal RNA from yeast...
  32. ncbi Over-expression, purification and functional characterization of Celosia ClpS as a fused protein in Escherichia coli
    A Gholizadeh
    Department of Molecular Biology, Research Institute for Fundamental Sciences RIFS, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran
    Prikl Biokhim Mikrobiol 47:408-14. 2011
    A ClpS homologue from Celosia cristata was expressed as maltose-binding fusion protein under the control of strong inducible tac promoter of pMALc2X vector in TB 1 strain of Escherichia coli...
  33. ncbi Effects of different organic additives on in vitro shoot regeneration of Celosia sp
    Norhayati Daud
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science and Mathematics, Sultan Idris Education University, 35900 Tanjong Malim, Perak, Malaysia
    Pak J Biol Sci 14:546-51. 2011
    ..Stem segment explants of Celosia sp...
  34. pmc Cytotoxic activity of selected Nigerian plants
    A Sowemimo
    Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Lagos, College of Medicine Campus, Idi Araba, Lagos
    Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med 6:526-8. 2009
    ..comparable to the reference compound Cisplatin and greater cytotoxic activity than Combretum paniculatum, Celosia trigyna, Drymaria cordata, Cyathula achyranthoides and Cyathula prostata...
  35. ncbi Two new compounds from Semen celosiae and their protective effects against CCl₄-induced hepatotoxicity
    Qian Xue
    Pharmacognosy Department, School of Pharmacy, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai 200433, P R China
    Nat Prod Res 25:772-80. 2011
    ..The results indicate that they have significant hepatoprotective effects, and that these hepatoprotective effects may be due to the antioxidant capability...
  36. ncbi Amaranthin in feather cockscombs is synthesized via glucuronylation at the cyclo-DOPA glucoside step in the betacyanin biosynthetic pathway
    Nobuhiro Sasaki
    Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Technology, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, 2 24 16 Naka cho, Koganei, Tokyo 184 8588, Japan
    J Plant Res 118:439-42. 2005
    ..This suggests that the glucuronic acid moiety of amaranthin and its derivatives may be introduced at the cyclo-DOPA glucoside step, but not at the betanidin glucoside step...
  37. ncbi Cystatins may confer viral resistance in plants by inhibition of a virus-induced cell death phenomenon in which cysteine proteinases are active: cloning and molecular characterization of a cDNA encoding cysteine-proteinase inhibitor (celostatin) from Celo
    Ashraf Gholizadeh
    Division of Biochemistry, Indian Agricultural Research Institute IARI, New Delhi 110012, India
    Biotechnol Appl Biochem 42:197-204. 2005
    ..To test this idea, a full-length cDNA library was constructed from the preflowering stage of Celosia cristata (crested cock's comb) leaves, and a cDNA clone with cystatin domain was isolated using an ..
  38. ncbi Isolation and characterization of cDNAs encoding an enzyme with glucosyltransferase activity for cyclo-DOPA from four o'clocks and feather cockscombs
    Nobuhiro Sasaki
    Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Technology, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, 2 24 16 Naka cho, Koganei, Tokyo, 184 8588 Japan
    Plant Cell Physiol 46:666-70. 2005
    ..The cDNAs isolated here were candidates for the gene of the enzyme involved in another pathway of betacyanin biosynthesis via glucosylation at the cyclo-DOPA step rather than at the betanidin step...
  39. ncbi Modifications in the purification protocol of Celosia cristata antiviral proteins lead to protein that can be N-terminally sequenced
    Ashraf Gholizadeh
    Division of Biochemistry, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi 12, India
    Protein Pept Lett 11:551-61. 2004
    ..protocol of the two N-terminally blocked antiviral glycoproteins, CCP-25 and CCP-27, purified from the leaves of Celosia cristata...
  40. ncbi Celogenamide A, a new cyclic peptide from the seeds of Celosia argentea
    Hiroshi Morita
    Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Hokkaido University, Sapporo 060 0812, Japan
    J Nat Prod 67:1628-30. 2004
    A new cyclic nonapeptide, celogenamide A, has been isolated from the seeds of Celosia argentea, and the structure including absolute stereochemistry was determined by using extensive 2D NMR and MS-MS methods and chemical means.
  41. ncbi Antimicrobial screening of plants used for traditional medicine in the state of Perak, Peninsular Malaysia
    C Wiart
    Department of Pharmacy, University of Malaya, Malaysia
    Fitoterapia 75:68-73. 2004
    ..Peristrophe tinctoria, Polyalthia lateriflora, Knema malayana, Solanum torvum, Celosia argentea, Eclipta prostrata, Ancistrocladus tectorius, Dillenia suffruticosa, Piper stylosum and Rafflesia ..
  42. ncbi [Direct identification of Celosia argentea from its confused species by FTIR]
    Cungui Cheng
    College of Life and Environmental Sciences, Zhejiang Normal University, Jinhua 321004
    Zhong Yao Cai 26:95-6. 2003
    To directly and accurately identify Celosia argentea L. from its confused species.
  43. ncbi Antibacterial activity of two plant extracts on eight burn pathogens
    A Gnanamani
    CHORD Division, Central Leather Research Institute, Adyar, 20, Tamil Nadu, Chennai, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 86:59-61. 2003
    Antibacterial activity of crude alcoholic extract of Datura alba and Celosia argentea leaves were studied against pathogens isolated from infected burn patients...
  44. ncbi Cadmium, copper and nickel levels in vegetables from industrial and residential areas of Lagos City, Nigeria
    A A Yusuf
    Department of Chemical Sciences, UNAAB, University of Agriculture, PMB 2240, Abeokuta, Nigeria
    Food Chem Toxicol 41:375-8. 2003
    The levels of cadmium, copper and nickel in five different edible vegetables, Talinum triangulare, Celosia trigyna, Corchorus olitorus, Venomia amygydalina and Telfaria accidentalis, and the soils in which they were grown, from three ..
  45. ncbi Celogentins A-C, new antimitotic bicyclic peptides from the seeds of Celosia argentea
    J Kobayashi
    Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Hokkaido University, Sapporo 060 0812, Japan
    J Org Chem 66:6626-33. 2001
    ..1), B (2), and C (3), have been isolated together with a known-related peptide, moroidin (4), from the seeds of Celosia argentea, and their structures including absolute stereochemistry were determined by using extensive NMR methods ..
  46. ncbi Cloning and expression of small cDNA fragment encoding strong antiviral peptide from Celosia cristata in Escherichia coli
    A Gholizadeh
    Department of Biology, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran
    Biochemistry (Mosc) 70:1005-10. 2005
    A small cDNA fragment containing a ribosome-inactivating site was isolated from the leaf cDNA population of Celosia cristata by polymerase chain reaction (PCR)...
  47. ncbi Pro- and antioxidant effects and cytoprotective potentials of nine edible vegetables in southwest Nigeria
    E O Iwalewa
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria
    J Med Food 8:539-44. 2005
    ..6-15.8%, 1.6-7.7%, 2.8-6.62%, and 10.7-12.1%, respectively), while Celosia argentea and Talinum triangulare were pro-oxidants...
  48. ncbi Using high competent shoot apical meristems of cockscomb as explants for studying function of ASYMMETRIC LEAVES2-LIKE11 (ASL11) gene of Arabidopsis
    Shao Bo Sun
    Gansu College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Lanzhou, 730000, China
    Mol Biol Rep 37:3973-82. 2010
    ..Moreover, SAMs of the over 35S:ASL11-GFP plants show needle-like patterns that lack organ primordial; suggesting ASL11 might be involved in sustaining indeterminate cell fate of SAMs...
  49. ncbi Two new hepaprotective saponins from Semen celosiae
    Zhen Liang Sun
    Department of Pharmacognosy, School of Pharmacy, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, PR China
    Fitoterapia 81:375-80. 2010
    ..0, 2.0 and 4.0 mg/kg, respectively, were investigated by carbon tetrachloride (CCl(4))-induced hepatotoxicity in mice. The results indicate that they have significant hepatoprotective effects (p<0.01)...
  50. ncbi [Comparative study on eight trace elements in twelve flower medicines]
    Ying Feng Niu
    Northwest Institute of Plateau Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xi ning 810008, China
    Guang Pu Xue Yu Guang Pu Fen Xi 29:1997-2000. 2009
    ..Prunus persica (L.) Batsch., Canna indica L., Pyrus bretschneideri Rehd P. spp, Rosa chinensis Jacq., Celosia cristata L., Sophora japonica L., Saussurea medusa Maxim. , Iris lactea var. chinensis (Fisch.) koidz...
  51. ncbi Complementation analysis of triple gene block of Potato virus S (PVS) revealed its capability to support systemic infection and aphid transmissibility of recombinant Potato virus X
    Jaroslav Matousek
    Department of Molecular Genetics, Institute of Plant Molecular Biology Czech Academy of Sciences, Branisovska 31, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Virus Res 146:81-8. 2009
    ..Whereas the recombinant PVX variants were also propagated systemically in Nicotiana glutinosa, Celosia argentea, Nicotiana occidentalis and chimeric PVX bearing TGB from PVS-O in Solanum lycopersicum, neither were ..
  52. ncbi Genetic diversity and population structure of Celosia argentea and related species revealed by SRAP
    Na Feng
    Department of Pharmacognosy, College of Pharmacy, Second Military Medical University, 325 Guohe Road, Shanghai, China
    Biochem Genet 47:521-32. 2009
    Genetic diversity of 16 populations of Celosia argentea L. and 6 populations of Celosia cristata L. in China was investigated using sequence-related amplified polymorphism (SRAP)...
  53. ncbi [HPLC fingerprints in seed of Celosia argentea]
    Ying Wang
    Department of Pharmacognosy, College of Pharmacy, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai 200433, China
    Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 33:51-3. 2008
    For preferable authentication and regulation of material quality of Celosia argentea, HPLC fingerprints of different habitats were studied. Analysis was carried out on a Hypersil ODS2 column (4...
  54. ncbi [Identification of semen celosiae and semen celosiae cristatae using continuous wavelet transform with FTIR]
    Chang jiang Zhang
    College of Mathematics, Physics and Information Engineering, Zhejiang Normal University, Jinhua 321004, China
    Guang Pu Xue Yu Guang Pu Fen Xi 27:50-3. 2007
    ..The results show that it is effective to apply continuous wavelet transform on the basis of FTIR to identify the traditional Chinese medicinal materials, which are the same genus but different species...
  55. ncbi Phenolic constituents of Celosia cristata L. susceptible to spinach root rot pathogen Aphanomyces cochlioides
    Yaolin Wen
    Laboratory of Ecological Chemistry, Graduate School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 70:2567-70. 2006
    ..a cause of root rot and damping-off diseases of Chenopodiaceae, was found in the Amaranthaceae plant, Celosia cristata, that is susceptible to the pathogen. The content of 1 in Celosia seedlings was quantified as 1...
  56. ncbi Molecular cloning and functional identification of a ribosome inactivating/antiviral protein from leaves of post-flowering stage of Celosia cristata and its expression in E. coli
    Mehbuba Begam
    Division of Biochemistry, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi 110012, India
    Phytochemistry 67:2441-9. 2006
    ..a ribosome inactivating/antiviral protein (RIP/AVP) was isolated from the cDNA library of post-flowering stage of Celosia cristata leaves...
  57. ncbi An antiviral protein having deoxyribonuclease and ribonuclease activity from leaves of the post-flowering stage of Celosia cristata
    M Begam
    Division of Biochemistry, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi 110012, India
    Biochemistry (Mosc) 71:S44-8, 3. 2006
    An antiviral protein named CCP-27 was purified from the leaves of Celosia cristata at the post-flowering stage by anion-exchange, cation-exchange, and gel-filtration chromatography...
  58. ncbi Differentiation of celosia mosaic virus and asparagus virus 1 based on biological properties
    A T Owolabi
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Calabar, P M B 1115, Calabar, Nigeria
    Acta Virol 44:179-81. 2000
    An attempt was made to distinguish between celosia mosaic virus (CIMV) and asparagus virus 1 (AV-1) based on biological properties, which hitherto was obscured from serological data from previous work...