nerium

Summary

Summary: A plant genus of the family APOCYNACEAE. It is a very poisonous plant that contains cardioactive agents.

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  1. pmc The cardiotonic effect of the crude ethanolic extract of Nerium oleander in the isolated guinea pig hearts
    R O Adome
    Department of Pharmacy, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    Afr Health Sci 3:77-82. 2003
  2. ncbi Characterization of inhibitors of postprandial hyperglycemia from the leaves of Nerium indicum
    Akiko Ishikawa
    Department of Nutritional Science, Okayama Prefectural University, Soja, Okayama 719 1197, Japan
    J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo) 53:166-73. 2007
  3. ncbi Toxicity of Nerium oleander leaf extract in mice
    M H Haeba
    Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, University of Garyounis, Post Box 9480, Benghazi, Libya
    J Environ Biol 23:231-7. 2002
  4. ncbi Deaths due to absence of an affordable antitoxin for plant poisoning
    Michael Eddleston
    Centre for Tropical Medicine, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 362:1041-4. 2003
  5. ncbi Cytotoxic effects of leaf, stem and root extracts of Nerium oleander on leukemia cell lines and role of the p-glycoprotein in this effect
    Nevruz Turan
    Istanbul University, Faculty of Science, Department of Biology, Vezneciler, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Exp Ther Oncol 6:31-8. 2006
  6. ncbi New polysaccharide from Nerium indicum protects neurons via stress kinase signaling pathway
    Man Shan Yu
    Laboratory of Neurodegenerative Diseases, Department of Anatomy, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Brain Res 1153:221-30. 2007
  7. ncbi Taraxasterane- and ursane-type triterpenes from Nerium oleander and their biological activities
    Ming Zhao
    Graduate School of Science and Technology, Niigata University, Ikarashi, 2 8050, Niigata 950 2181, Japan
    J Nat Prod 69:1164-7. 2006
  8. ncbi Characterization of polysaccharides from the flowers of Nerium indicum and their neuroprotective effects
    Man Shan Yu
    Laboratory of Neurodegenerative Diseases, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, 21 Sassoon Road, Hong Kong, SAR
    Int J Mol Med 14:917-24. 2004
  9. ncbi Bioactive cardenolides from the stems and twigs of Nerium oleander
    Ming Zhao
    Graduate School of Science and Technology and Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Niigata University, Ikarashi, 2 8050, Niigata, 950 2181, Japan
    J Nat Prod 70:1098-103. 2007
  10. ncbi Molluscicidal activity of Nerium indicum Mill, Pterocarya stenoptera DC, and Rumex japonicum houtt on Oncomelania hupensis
    Hong Wang
    School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai 200240, China
    Biomed Environ Sci 19:245-8. 2006

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  1. pmc The cardiotonic effect of the crude ethanolic extract of Nerium oleander in the isolated guinea pig hearts
    R O Adome
    Department of Pharmacy, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    Afr Health Sci 3:77-82. 2003
    ..One such herb of interest is Nerium oleander...
  2. ncbi Characterization of inhibitors of postprandial hyperglycemia from the leaves of Nerium indicum
    Akiko Ishikawa
    Department of Nutritional Science, Okayama Prefectural University, Soja, Okayama 719 1197, Japan
    J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo) 53:166-73. 2007
    b>Nerium indicum is an India-Pakistan-originated shrub belonging to the oleander family. The ingestion of leaves of N...
  3. ncbi Toxicity of Nerium oleander leaf extract in mice
    M H Haeba
    Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, University of Garyounis, Post Box 9480, Benghazi, Libya
    J Environ Biol 23:231-7. 2002
    Non-lethal dose of 70% ethanol extract of the Nerium oleander dry leaves (1000 mg/kg body weight) was subcutaneously injected into male and female mice once a week for 9 weeks (total 10 doses)...
  4. ncbi Deaths due to absence of an affordable antitoxin for plant poisoning
    Michael Eddleston
    Centre for Tropical Medicine, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 362:1041-4. 2003
    ..Treatments for poisoning and envenoming should be included in the present campaign to increase availability of affordable treatments in the developing world...
  5. ncbi Cytotoxic effects of leaf, stem and root extracts of Nerium oleander on leukemia cell lines and role of the p-glycoprotein in this effect
    Nevruz Turan
    Istanbul University, Faculty of Science, Department of Biology, Vezneciler, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Exp Ther Oncol 6:31-8. 2006
    b>Nerium oleander (No), is a toxic plant. In recent studies, it was determined that the extracts of this plant are effective to treat some types of cancer, but these studies are limited and do not include human leukemia...
  6. ncbi New polysaccharide from Nerium indicum protects neurons via stress kinase signaling pathway
    Man Shan Yu
    Laboratory of Neurodegenerative Diseases, Department of Anatomy, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    Brain Res 1153:221-30. 2007
    ..Our previous study has demonstrated that polysaccharides (J2, J3 and J4) isolated from the flowers of Nerium indicum (Oleander) exert partial protection in cortical neurons stressed by beta-amyloid (Abeta) peptides or ..
  7. ncbi Taraxasterane- and ursane-type triterpenes from Nerium oleander and their biological activities
    Ming Zhao
    Graduate School of Science and Technology, Niigata University, Ikarashi, 2 8050, Niigata 950 2181, Japan
    J Nat Prod 69:1164-7. 2006
    ..1) and 20beta,28-epoxytaraxaster-21-en-3beta-ol (2), were isolated from an ethyl acetate extract of the leaves of Nerium oleander, together with ursane-type triterpenes, 28-nor-urs-12-ene-3beta,17beta-diol (3) and 3beta-hydroxyurs-12-..
  8. ncbi Characterization of polysaccharides from the flowers of Nerium indicum and their neuroprotective effects
    Man Shan Yu
    Laboratory of Neurodegenerative Diseases, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, 21 Sassoon Road, Hong Kong, SAR
    Int J Mol Med 14:917-24. 2004
    ..Recently, two pure polysaccharides isolated from the flowers of Nerium indicum were shown to stimulate proliferation and differentiation of PC12 pheochromocytoma cells, an effect ..
  9. ncbi Bioactive cardenolides from the stems and twigs of Nerium oleander
    Ming Zhao
    Graduate School of Science and Technology and Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Niigata University, Ikarashi, 2 8050, Niigata, 950 2181, Japan
    J Nat Prod 70:1098-103. 2007
    Four new cardenolide monoglycosides, cardenolides N-1 (1), N-2 (2), N-3 (3), and N-4 (4), were isolated from Nerium oleander, together with two known cardenolides, 5 and 12, and seven cardenolide monoglycosides, 6-11 and 13...
  10. ncbi Molluscicidal activity of Nerium indicum Mill, Pterocarya stenoptera DC, and Rumex japonicum houtt on Oncomelania hupensis
    Hong Wang
    School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai 200240, China
    Biomed Environ Sci 19:245-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate the molluscicidal activities of three Chinese plants N. indicum Mill, R stenoptera DC, and R. japonicum Houtt, and to clarify the molluscicidal mechanism...
  11. ncbi Bioactive pregnanes from Nerium oleander
    Liming Bai
    Graduate School of Science and Technology, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Niigata University, Ikarashi, 2 8050, Niigata 950 2181, Japan
    J Nat Prod 70:14-8. 2007
    ..2), and 16beta,17beta-epoxy-12beta-hydroxypregna-4,6-diene-3,20-dione (3), were isolated from Nerium oleander, together with two known compounds, 12beta-hydroxypregna-4,6,16-triene-3,20-dione (neridienone A, 4) and ..
  12. ncbi Larvicidal potential of Nerium indicum and Thuja oriertelis extracts against malaria and Japanese encephalitis vector
    Preeti Sharma
    Applied Entomology and Vector Control Laboratory, Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, Dayalbagh Educational Institute Deemed University, Dayalbagh, Agra 282 005, India
    J Environ Biol 26:657-60. 2005
    Ethanolic and acetone extracts of Nerium indicum and Thuja orientelis have been studied against III instar larvae of Anopheles stephensi and Culex quinquefasciatus. Ethanolic extract of N...
  13. ncbi Control of common freshwater predatory fish, Channa punctatus, through Nerium indicum leaf extracts
    Sudhanshu Tiwari
    Natural Product Laboratory, Department of Zoology, DDU Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur 273009 UP, India
    Chemosphere 53:865-75. 2003
    The diethyl ether, chloroform, acetone and methanol extract of Nerium indicum leaf were evaluated for their piscicidal activity against common freshwater air breathing predatory fish Channa punctatus...
  14. ncbi Simultaneous determination of cardenolides by sonic spray ionization liquid chromatography-ion trap mass spectrometry--a fatal case of oleander poisoning
    Tomonori Arao
    Department of Legal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of the Ryukyus, Nishihara, Okinawa, Japan
    J Anal Toxicol 26:222-7. 2002
    ..In order to make identification of oleandrin reliable, LC-MS-MS analysis was performed. The concentrations of oleandrin found in the heart blood and cerebrospinal fluid were 9.8 and 10.1 ng/mL, respectively...
  15. ncbi Unexpectedly dangerous escargot stew: oleandrin poisoning through the alimentary chain
    Cecilia Gechtman
    Dipartimento di Medicina di Laboratorio, AO Ospedale Niguarda Ca Granda, Milano, Italy
    J Anal Toxicol 30:683-6. 2006
    ..Cardiac-glycoside-like intoxication symptoms follow the ingestion of leaves or flowers of Nerium oleander. The consumed snails were suspected to be responsible for the intoxication...
  16. ncbi Clinical and pathological aspects of experimental oleander (Nerium oleander) toxicosis in sheep
    M R Aslani
    Department of Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, P O Box 91775 1793, Mashhad, Iran
    Vet Res Commun 28:609-16. 2004
    Dried Nerium oleander leaves at single lethal dose of 110 mg/kg body weight were administered orally to six native male sheep...
  17. ncbi Toxicity of Nerium indicum Miller seed extract on bandicoot rat, Bandicota bengalensis Gray
    K Saravanan
    PG and Research Dept of Zoology and Wildlife Biology, A V C College Autonomous, Mannampandal 609 305, India
    Indian J Exp Biol 42:1003-6. 2004
    ..Crude extract (12.5 ml/kg) of N. indicum seed gave 100% mortality of B. bengalensis. Humanness assessment study revealed that this plant orgin chemical caused low pain and sufferings to the target pests...
  18. pmc Epidemiology of intentional self-poisoning in rural Sri Lanka
    Michael Eddleston
    Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, PO Box 271, 25 Kynsey Road, Colombo 8, Sri Lanka
    Br J Psychiatry 187:583-4. 2005
    ..Although the age pattern of self-poisoning was similar to that of industrialised countries, case fatality was more than 15 times higher and the pattern of fatal self-poisoning different...
  19. ncbi Acute cattle intoxication from Nerium oleander pods
    B Soto-Blanco
    Departamento de Ciências Animais, Universidade Federal Rural do Semi Arido, Mossoró, Brazil
    Trop Anim Health Prod 38:451-4. 2006
    Seven outbreaks of acute intoxication from oleander (Nerium oleander) in cattle were reported in Northeast of Brazil. A total of 92 cattle were poisoned by oleander in 7 different herds; 57 animals died (67% of affected cattle)...
  20. ncbi Ethnopharmacological survey of wild medicinal plants in Showbak, Jordan
    S Al-Qura'n
    Mu tah University, Faculty of Science, Department of Biology, P O Box 26, Mu tah, Karak, Jordan
    J Ethnopharmacol 123:45-50. 2009
    ..Euphorbia tinctoria Boiss., Glaucium corniculatum (L.) Curt., Hyoscyamus aureus L., Mandragora officinarum L., Nerium oleander L., Ricinus communis L., Solanum nigrum L., Withania somnifera (L.) Dunel...
  21. ncbi Applicability of leachates originating from solid-waste landfills for irrigation in landfill restoration projects
    Reyhan Erdogan
    Department of Landscape Architecture, University of Cukurova, Balcali Kampusu 01330, Yuregir, Adana, Turkey
    J Environ Biol 29:779-84. 2008
    ..Stenotaphrum secundatum, Paspalum notatum, Pennisetum clandestinum, Mentha piperita, Rosmarinus officinalis, Nerium oleander, Pelargonium peltatum and Kochia scoparia species...
  22. pmc Contribution to the knowledge of the veterinary science and of the ethnobotany in Calabria region (Southern Italy)
    Nicodemo G Passalacqua
    Museo di Storia Naturale della Calabria ed Orto Botanico, Universita della Calabria, 87030 Arcavacata di Rende, Italy
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 2:52. 2006
    ..Until some decades ago the road network was poorly developed and villages were isolated, so that the culture of the "subsistence" and some archaic customs were kept...
  23. ncbi Physiological changes in certain test plants under automobile exhaust pollution
    Madhumanjari Mandal
    Department of Botany, Scottish Church College, 1 and 3 Urquhart Square, Kolkata 700 006, India
    J Environ Biol 27:43-7. 2006
    ..But such roadside plants like Nerium indicum Mill., Boerhaavia diffusa L., Amaranthus spinosus L., Cephalandra indica Naud...
  24. pmc Unripe red fruits may be aposematic
    Simcha Lev-Yadun
    Department of Science Education Biology, Faculty of Science and Science Education, University of Haifa Oranim, Tivon, Israel
    Plant Signal Behav 4:836-41. 2009
    The unripe fruits of certain species are red. Some of these species disperse their seeds by wind (Nerium oleander, Anabasis articulata), others by adhering to animals with their spines (Emex spinosa) or prickles (Hedysarum spinosissimum)...
  25. ncbi Selection of woody species for wastewater enhancement and restoration of riparian woodlands
    M Adrover
    Department of Biology, University of Balearic Islands 07122, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    J Environ Biol 29:357-61. 2008
    ..However, growth of Cupressus sempervirens and Populus nigra were inhibited by water sodium concentration. Nerium oleander, Tamarix africana and Vitex agnus-castus were the species with the greatest final biomass...
  26. ncbi Chinese herbs and herbal extracts for neuroprotection of dopaminergic neurons and potential therapeutic treatment of Parkinson's disease
    Liang Wei Chen
    Institute of Neurosciences, The Fourth Military Medical University, Xi an 710032, PR China
    CNS Neurol Disord Drug Targets 6:273-81. 2007
    ..biloba and EGb 761, polygonum, triptolide from tripterygium wilfordii hook, polysaccharides from the flowers of nerium indicum, oil from ganoderma lucidum spores, huperzine and stepholidine are able to attenuate degeneration of ..
  27. ncbi Anvirzel, an extract of Nerium oleander, induces cell death in human but not murine cancer cells
    S Pathak
    Department of Cancer Biology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030, USA
    Anticancer Drugs 11:455-63. 2000
    ..study was to examine the mechanism(s) and differential cell-killing effects of Anvirzel, an extract of oleander (Nerium oleander; family-Apocynaceae), and its derivative compound Oleandrin on human, canine and murine tumor cells...
  28. ncbi A fatal case of oleandrin poisoning
    Ibrahim A Wasfi
    Department of Forensic Evidence, Forensic Science Laboratory, Abu Dhabi, PO Box 253, United Arab Emirates
    Forensic Sci Int 179:e31-6. 2008
    ..and oleander leaves were analyzed by LC-MS/MS for oleandrin and related compounds, the main cardiac glycosides of Nerium oleander. Oleandrin was detected by LC-MS/MS in the blood sample at a concentration of approximately 10 ng/ml...
  29. ncbi Microbial metabolism of biologically active secondary metabolites from Nerium oleander L
    Amany Ibrahim
    Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 56:1253-8. 2008
    Ursolic acid (1) and kaempferol (3) are two major constituents of the Mediterranean plant Nerium oleander L...
  30. ncbi Structural elucidation of a new arabinogalactan from the leaves of Nerium indicum
    Q Dong
    Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Sciences, People s Republic of China
    Carbohydr Res 332:109-14. 2001
    A polysaccharide fraction, NIB-2, was obtained from the 3% aqueous sodium carbonate extract of Nerium indicum leaves using anion-exchange chromatography and gel-permeation chromatography...
  31. ncbi Ethnopharmacological survey of plants used in the traditional treatment of hypertension and diabetes in south-eastern Morocco (Errachidia province)
    A Tahraoui
    UFR Physiology Pharmacology, Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences, Dhar El Mehraz, USMBA, BP 1976 Atlas Fez, Morocco
    J Ethnopharmacol 110:105-17. 2007
    ..the toxic plants and are very careful in using such plants, which are Citrullus colocynthis, Datura stramonium, Nerium oleander, Nigella sativa, Peganum harmala and Zygophyllum gaetulum...
  32. ncbi A rare cause of complete heart block after transdermal botanical treatment for psoriasis
    Wojciech Wojtyna
    Kantonsspital Glarus, Department of Internal Medicine, Glarus, Switzerland
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 27:1686-8. 2004
    ..implantation of a definitive DDDR pacemaker, the patient reported a transdermal self-medication with an extract of Nerium oleander for the treatment of his psoriasis...
  33. ncbi Pontibacter rhizosphera sp. nov., isolated from rhizosphere soil of an Indian medicinal plant Nerium indicum
    Revti Raichand
    MTCC Microbial Type Culture Collection and Gene Bank, Institute of Microbial Technology, A Constituent Laboratory of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India, Chandigarh, India
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 100:129-35. 2011
    ..pigmented bacterium was isolated from a soil sample collected from the rhizosphere of an Indian medicinal plant, Nerium indicum (Chuvanna arali) and subjected to a detailed polyphasic taxonomic study...
  34. ncbi Using pilot test data to refine an alternative cover design in northern California
    Jason K Smesrud
    CH2M HILL, 2020 SW 4th Ave, Suite 300, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Int J Phytoremediation 14:76-93. 2012
    ..This finding underscores the importance of establishing and maintaining the appropriate vegetation on ET covers in this climate...
  35. ncbi Unexpected double lethal oleander poisoning
    Luigi Papi
    Department of Legal Medicine, University of Pisa, Italy, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 33:93-7. 2012
    b>Nerium oleander is a very popular urban ornamental plant in Europe, but it is also extremely dangerous because it contains several types of glycosides, accidental ingestion of which can cause cardiac arrhythmias and even deaths...
  36. ncbi Genetic differentiation in Tetranychus urticae (Acari: Tetranychidae): polymorphism, host races or sibling species?
    M Navajas
    INRA CBGP, Laboratoire de Modélisation et Biologie Evolutive, Montpellier, France
    Exp Appl Acarol 24:365-76. 2000
    ..we studied the genetic variation of the two-spotted spider mite Tetranychus urticae Koch collected on rose bay, Nerium oleander L. (Apocynaceae), from several localities around the Mediterranean basin...
  37. ncbi Combining experimental evolution and field population assays to study the evolution of host range breadth
    S Fellous
    UMR CBGP INRA IRD Cirad Montpellier SupAgro, Campus International de Baillarguet, Montferrier sur Lez CEDEX, France
    J Evol Biol 27:911-9. 2014
    ..Field mite populations were sampled on three host plant species: tomato, citrus tree and rosebay (Nerium oleander)...
  38. ncbi Nerium indicum, a botanical pesticide affects ultimobranchial gland of the catfish Heteropneustes fossilis
    Maniram Prasad
    Department of Zoology, D D U Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur, 273009, India
    Environ Toxicol 28:661-5. 2013
    ..27 mg L(-1) (80% of 96 h LC50 ) and 2.81 mg L(-1) (20% of 96 h LC50 ) of Nerium indicum leaf extract for short-term and long-term, respectively...
  39. ncbi Inhibition of 12-O-tetradecanoylphorbol-13-acetate-induced tumor promotion markers in CD-1 mouse skin by oleandrin
    Farrukh Afaq
    Department of Dermatology, Medical Sciences Centre, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 195:361-9. 2004
    Oleandrin, derived from the leaves of Nerium oleander, has been shown to possess anti-inflammatory and tumor cell growth-inhibitory effects. Here, we provide evidence that oleandrin could possess anti-tumor promoting effects...
  40. ncbi [Nerium oleander poisoning]
    B Domínguez Fuentes
    Rev Clin Esp 207:537. 2007
  41. ncbi Efficacy of activated charcoal in yellow oleander poisoning
    R J Peiris-John
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Nugeoda, Sri Lanka
    Ceylon Med J 53:33-5. 2008
  42. ncbi Metal uptake and distribution in cultured seedlings of Nerium oleander L. (Apocynaceae) from the Río Tinto (Huelva, Spain)
    Alejandro Franco
    Departamento Biologia, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Biol Trace Elem Res 155:82-92. 2013
    b>Nerium oleander L. (Apocynaceae) is a micro-nano phanerophyte that grows in the riverbanks of the Río Tinto basin (Southwest Iberian Peninsula)...
  43. ncbi Potential efficacy of some african plants in benign prostatic hyperplasia and prostate cancer
    Giorgio I Russo
    School of Medicine Policlinico Hospital, University of Catania, Italy
    Mini Rev Med Chem 13:1564-71. 2013
    ..Different biomolecular mechanisms of action are promising, suggesting a real application in reducing prostate cells proliferation. ..
  44. ncbi Minimisation of N2O emissions from a plant-soil system under landfill leachate irrigation
    Hou Hu Zhang
    State Key Laboratory of Pollution Control and Resources Reuse, Key Laboratory of Yangtze River Water Environment, College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Tongji University, 1239 Siping Road, Shanghai 200092, China
    Waste Manag 29:1012-7. 2009
    ..A field investigation, consisting of three plots planted with Cynodon dactylon, Nerium indicum Mill, and Festuca arundinacea Schreb, was then conducted to select plant species...
  45. ncbi In vitro antifugal activity of medicinal plant extract against Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. lycopersici race 3 the causal agent of tomato wilt
    G S Isaac
    Ain Shams University Biological and Geological Sciences Department, Faculty of Education Roxy, Heliopolis P C 11757 Cairo Egypt
    Acta Biol Hung 65:107-18. 2014
    Medicinal plant extracts of five plants; Adhatoda vasica, Eucalyptus globulus, Lantana camara, Nerium oleander and Ocimum basilicum collected from Cairo, Egypt were evaluated against Fusarium oxysporum f. sp...
  46. pmc Arthrobacter siccitolerans sp. nov., a highly desiccation-tolerant, xeroprotectant-producing strain isolated from dry soil
    L Santacruz-Calvo
    Institute for Water Research, and Department of Microbiology, University of Granada, Granada, Spain
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 63:4174-80. 2013
    A novel desiccation-tolerant, xeroprotectant-producing bacterium, designated strain 4J27(T), was isolated from a Nerium oleander rhizosphere subjected to seasonal drought in Granada, Spain...
  47. ncbi Characterisation and bioactivity of oosporein produced by endophytic fungus Cochliobolus kusanoi isolated from Nerium oleander L
    Ramesha Alurappa
    a Department of Microbiology and Biotechnology, Bangalore University, Jnanabharathi Campus, Bangalore, Karnataka 560 056, India
    Nat Prod Res 28:2217-20. 2014
    ..biological activities of secondary metabolites were carried out from Cochliobolus kusanoi an endophytic fungus of Nerium oleander L. The fungus was identified based on 18S rDNA sequence analysis...
  48. ncbi The toxicity of four native Indian plants: effect on AChE and acid/alkaline phosphatase level in fish Channa marulius
    Digvijay Singh
    Department of Zoology, D D U Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur 273 009, UP, India
    Chemosphere 60:135-40. 2005
    The latex of four plants viz. Euphorbia royleana, Jatropha gossypifolia (Euphorbiaceae), Nerium indicum and Thevetia peruviana (Apocynaceae) caused significant reduction in acid/alkaline phosphatase activity and anti-acetylcholinesterase ..
  49. ncbi Characterization of the anticancer properties of monoglycosidic cardenolides isolated from Nerium oleander and Streptocaulon tomentosum
    Luay J Rashan
    Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry, Weinberg 3, D 06120 Halle Saale, Germany
    J Ethnopharmacol 134:781-8. 2011
    ..Asclepiadaceae) and from Nerium oleander L. (Apocynaceae) which are both used against cancer in the traditional medicine in their region of origin.
  50. ncbi Minimizing N2O fluxes from full-scale municipal solid waste landfill with properly selected cover soil
    Houhu Zhang
    State Key Laboratory of Pollution Control and Resources Reuse, Tongji University, Shanghai 200092, China
    J Environ Sci (China) 20:189-94. 2008
    ..A full-scale sanitary landfill, a full-scale bioreactor landfill and a cell planted with Nerium indicum or Festuca arundinacea Schreb, at the Hangzhou Tianziling landfill in Hangzhou City were the test sites...
  51. ncbi Cardioprotective effect of Nerium oleander flower against isoproterenol-induced myocardial oxidative stress in experimental rats
    Veeraraghavan Gayathri
    Herbal and Indian Medicine Research Laboratory, Department of Biochemistry, Sri Ramachandra University, Porur, Chennai, India
    J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 16:96-104. 2011
    b>Nerium oleander Linn (NOL) an evergreen shrub belonging to the Apocynaceae family has been reported to have a wide spectrum of bioactivities...
  52. ncbi Molluscicidal activity of cardiac glycosides from Nerium indicum against Pomacea canaliculata and its implications for the mechanisms of toxicity
    Lingpeng Dai
    School of Life and Environmental Science, Wenzhou University, Wenzhou 325027, PR China
    Environ Toxicol Pharmacol 32:226-32. 2011
    Cardiac glycosides from fresh leaves of Nerium indicum were evaluated for its molluscicidal activity against Pomacea canaliculata (golden apple snail: GAS) under laboratory conditions...
  53. ncbi Autophagic cell death of human pancreatic tumor cells mediated by oleandrin, a lipid-soluble cardiac glycoside
    Robert A Newman
    Department of Experimental Therapeutics, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77054, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 6:354-64. 2007
    ..Past research with oleandrin, a principle cardiac glycoside in Nerium oleander L. (Apocynaceae), has been shown to induce cell death through induction of apoptosis...
  54. ncbi Higher plants as bioindicators of sulphur dioxide emissions in urban environments
    Concepción Fidalgo Hijano
    Departamento de Geografia, Facultad de Filosofia y Letras, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Environ Monit Assess 111:75-88. 2005
    ..species as Quercux ilex subspecies ballota and, in the same way, bush species, such as Pyracantha coccinea and Nerium oleander, were more sensitive than wooded species, such as Cedrus deodara and Pinus pinea, respectively...
  55. ncbi First-in-human study of pbi-05204, an oleander-derived inhibitor of akt, fgf-2, nf-κΒ and p70s6k, in patients with advanced solid tumors
    D S Hong
    Department of Investigational Cancer Therapeutics Phase I Program, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Box 455, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    Invest New Drugs 32:1204-12. 2014
    PBI-05204, a Nerium oleander extract (NOE) containing the cardiac glycoside oleandrin, inhibits the α-3 subunit of Na-K ATPase, as well as FGF-2 export, Akt and p70S6K, hence attenuating mTOR activity...
  56. ncbi Geographical variation in admissions due to poisoning in Sri Lanka: a time series analysis
    R Hanwella
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
    Ceylon Med J 57:152-8. 2012
    ..To carry out time series analyses of hospital admissions for poisoning between 1995-2008 in all districts in Sri Lanka to identify trends and geographical variations in the substances used in poisoning...
  57. ncbi Oleandrin suppresses activation of nuclear transcription factor-kappa B and activator protein-1 and potentiates apoptosis induced by ceramide
    Yashin Sreenivasan
    Laboratory of Immunology, Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics, Nacharam, Hyderabad 500 076, India
    Biochem Pharmacol 66:2223-39. 2003
    ..Oleandrin (trans-3,4',5-trihydroxystilbene), a polyphenolic cardiac glycoside derived from the leaves of Nerium oleander, has been used in the treatment of cardiac abnormalities in Russia and China for years...
  58. ncbi Epidemiology of intoxication of domestic animals by plants in Europe
    Cristina Cortinovis
    Department of Health, Animal Science and Food Safety, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via Celoria 10, 20133 Milan, Italy
    Vet J 197:163-8. 2013
    ..ragworts and groundsels), Quercus spp. (oak), Taxus baccata (European yew), Nerium oleander (oleander), Pteridium aquilinum (bracken fern), Robinia pseudoacacia (black locust) and Rhododendron spp...
  59. ncbi Flammability of some ornamental species in wildland-urban interfaces in southeastern France: laboratory assessment at particle level
    Anne Ganteaume
    Irstea UR EMAX, 3275 route de Cézanne, CS 40061, 13182 Aix en Provence, France
    Environ Manage 52:467-80. 2013
    ..and species with high leaf GHC burned the longest (Pittosporum tobira, Nerium oleander). Species presenting high ignitability (Photinia fraseri, Phyllostachys sp...
  60. ncbi Effect of single and binary combinations of plant-derived molluscicides on different enzyme activities in the nervous tissue of Achatina fulica
    I G Rao
    Department of Zoology, DDU Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur, India
    J Appl Toxicol 23:19-22. 2003
    ..24-h exposure to 40% and 80% LC(50) of Azadirachta indica oil, Cedrus deodara oil, Allium sativum bulb powder, Nerium indicum bark powder and binary combinations of A. sativum (AS) + C. deodara (CD) and CD + A...
  61. ncbi Murine pharmacokinetics and metabolism of oleandrin, a cytotoxic component of Nerium oleander
    Dan Ni
    Pharmaceutical Development Center, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 8000 El Rio, Houston, TX 77054, USA
    J Exp Ther Oncol 2:278-85. 2002
    ..The data suggest that components within oleander extract may enhance transport of oleandrin across the blood brain barrier...
  62. ncbi Piscicidal effect of some common plants of India commonly used in freshwater bodies against target animals
    Digvijay Singh
    National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources, Lucknow, UP, India
    Chemosphere 49:45-9. 2002
    ..Thus, the LC50 values of stem bark extracts of Euphorbia royleana, Jatropha gossypifolia, Nerium indicum and Thevelia peruviana were decreased from 0.050 g/l (24 h) > to 0.020 g/l (96 h); 4...
  63. ncbi Suspected Nerium oleander (Oleander) poisoning in a horse
    K J Hughes
    University Veterinary Centre, The University of Sydney, Faculty of Veterinary Science, Camden, New South Wales
    Aust Vet J 80:412-5. 2002
  64. pmc BDNF mediates neuroprotection against oxygen-glucose deprivation by the cardiac glycoside oleandrin
    Michael J Van Kanegan
    Center for Drug Discovery and Department of Neurobiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27704, and Department of Experimental Therapeutics, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030
    J Neurosci 34:963-8. 2014
    We have previously shown that the botanical drug candidate PBI-05204, a supercritical CO2 extract of Nerium oleander, provides neuroprotection in both in vitro and in vivo brain slice-based models for focal ischemia (Dunn et al., 2011)...
  65. ncbi Effect of selected insecticides on Homalodisca coagulata (Homoptera: Cicadellidae) and transmission of oleander leaf scorch in a greenhouse study
    J A Bethke
    Department of Entomology, University of California, Riverside 92521, USA
    J Econ Entomol 94:1031-6. 2001
    ..Wells, Raju, Hung, Weisberg, Mandelco-Paul & Brenner that induces oleander leaf scorch disease in oleander, Nerium oleander L...
  66. ncbi [Pb, Zn accumulation and nutrient uptake of 15 plant species grown in abandoned mine tailings]
    Xiang Shi
    The Research Institute of Subtropical Forestry, Chinese Academy of Forestry, Fuyang 311400, China
    Huan Jing Ke Xue 33:2021-7. 2012
    ..44. The N contents in nitrogen-fixing plants, P contents in Rhus typhina and Ailanthus altissima, and K content in Nerium indicum were significantly higher than those in other plants...
  67. pmc Mistletoes and mutant albino shoots on woody plants as mineral nutrient traps
    M A Lo Gullo
    Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita M Malpighi, Universita di Messina, Salita Sperone 31, 98166 Messina S Agata, Italy
    Ann Bot 109:1101-9. 2012
    ..Here it is hypothesized that mutant albino shoots on otherwise green plants should behave similarly, because they lack photosynthesis and thus cannot recycle elements involved in sugar loading...
  68. ncbi Prophylactic and therapeutic effects of garlic extract on Nerium oleander-induced arrhythmia: a new approach to antiarrhythmic therapy in an ovine model
    M Fattahi
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Urmia University, Urmia, Iran
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 51:737-47. 2013
    ..Objective. To evaluate the prophylactic and therapeutic effects of garlic extract (Allium sativum) on Nerium oleander (a potent cardiotoxic plant) intoxication in sheep.
  69. ncbi False positivity of gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase measurement in urine
    Leandro Zuccolotto Crivellenti
    Department of Veterinary Clinics and Surgery, Sao Paulo State University UNESP, Jaboticabal, Brazil
    Ren Fail 36:581-4. 2014
    ..of the enzyme gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase (GGT) spectrophotometry in the urine using a non-nephrotoxic agent (Nerium oleander) in order to evaluate the possibility of false positive results...
  70. pmc Functional evidence for physiological mechanisms to circumvent neurotoxicity of cardenolides in an adapted and a non-adapted hawk-moth species
    Georg Petschenka
    Molekulare Evolutionsbiologie, Biozentrum Grindel, Martin Luther King Platz 3, 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Proc Biol Sci 280:20123089. 2013
    ..This may explain the high in vivo resistance to cardenolides observed in some lepidopteran larvae, despite their highly sensitive Na(+)K(+)-ATPases...
  71. ncbi Biosurfactants prevent in vitro Candida albicans biofilm formation on resins and silicon materials for prosthetic devices
    Andrea Cochis
    Dipartimento di Scienze della Salute, Amedeo Avogadro Università del Piemonte Orientale, Novara, Italy
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 113:755-61. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate in vitro the preventive antiadhesion activity of biosurfactants against Candida albicans biofilm...
  72. ncbi Effect of medicinal and aromatic plants on rumen fermentation, protozoa population and methanogenesis in vitro
    R Bhatta
    Energy Metabolism Laboratory, National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology, Bangalore, India
    J Anim Physiol Anim Nutr (Berl) 97:446-56. 2013
    ..protozoa population with PEG when incubating Cardiospermum halicacabum, Clerodendrum inerme, Dioscorea floribunda, Nerium oleander and Selastras paniculatus, which strongly suggested that methane suppression recorded in these samples ..
  73. ncbi Oleander toxicosis in equids: 30 cases (1995-2010)
    Anna C Renier
    William R Pritchard Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 242:540-9. 2013
    ..To determine clinical, laboratory analysis, and necropsy findings for equids with oleander toxicosis and to identify factors associated with outcome...
  74. ncbi A hydroalcoholic extract from the leaves of Nerium oleander inhibits glycolysis and induces selective killing of lung cancer cells
    José Manuel Calderón-Montaño
    Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Seville, Seville, Spain
    Planta Med 79:1017-23. 2013
    Recent evidence suggests that cardiac glycosides might be used for the treatment of cancer. The ornamental shrub Nerium oleander has been used in traditional medicine for treating several disorders including cancer, and extracts from the ..
  75. ncbi A TaqMan-based real time PCR assay for specific detection and quantification of Xylella fastidiosa strains causing bacterial leaf scorch in oleander
    Wei Guan
    Floral and Nursery Plants Research Unit, U S Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    J Microbiol Methods 92:108-12. 2013
    ..fastidiosa should be useful for disease diagnosis, epidemiological studies, management of oleander leaf scorch disease, and resistance screening for oleander shrubs...
  76. ncbi Plant poisoning in domestic animals: epidemiological data from an Italian survey (2000-2011)
    F Caloni
    Department of Health, Animal Science and Food Safety, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via Celoria 10, Milan 20133, Italy
    Vet Rec 172:580. 2013
    ..Cycas revoluta, Euphorbia pulcherrima, Hydrangea macrophylla, Nerium oleander, Rhododendron species and Prunus species were the plants most frequently involved...
  77. ncbi Pseudomonas savastanoi pv. savastanoi: some like it knot
    Cayo Ramos
    Area de Genetica, Instituto de Hortofruticultura Subtropical y Mediterránea La Mayora, Universidad de Málaga Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Malaga, Spain
    Mol Plant Pathol 13:998-1009. 2012
    ..Now, the time is right to explore the molecular basis of the P. savastanoi pv. savastanoi-olive interaction and to obtain insights into why some pathovars like it necrotic and why some like it knot...
  78. ncbi Evaluation of leaf aqueous extract and synthesized silver nanoparticles using Nerium oleander against Anopheles stephensi (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Mathath Roni
    Division of Entomology, Department of Zoology, School of Life Sciences, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, 641 046, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 112:981-90. 2013
    ..carried out to establish the larvicidal activity of synthesized silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) using leaf extract of Nerium oleander (Apocynaceae) against the first to fourth instar larvae and pupae of malaria vector, Anopheles stephensi (..
  79. pmc Ultrafast, large-field multiphoton microscopy based on an acousto-optic deflector and a spatial light modulator
    Yonghong Shao
    College of Optoelectronics Engineering, Key Laboratory of Optoelectronic Devices and Systems of Ministry of Education and Guangdong Province, Shenzhen University, Shenzhen 518060, China
    Opt Lett 37:2532-4. 2012
    ..The two-photon fluorescence image of a neuronal network that was obtained using this system demonstrates that our microscopy permits observation of dynamic biological events in a large field with high-temporal and -spatial resolution...
  80. pmc Nerium oleander Distillate Improves Fat and Glucose Metabolism in High-Fat Diet-Fed Streptozotocin-Induced Diabetic Rats
    Ahmet Levent Baş
    Pharmacology and Toxicology Department, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Selcuk University, 42070 Konya, Turkey
    Int J Endocrinol 2012:947187. 2012
    ..Type 2 diabetic Nerium-oleander- (NO-) administered groups received the NO distillate at a dose of 3.75, 37.5, and 375 μg/0...
  81. ncbi Flavonoid and cardenolide glycosides and a pentacyclic triterpene from the leaves of Nerium oleander and evaluation of cytotoxicity
    Bina Shaheen Siddiqui
    HEJ Research Institute of Chemistry, International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences, University of Karachi, Karachi 75270, Pakistan
    Phytochemistry 77:238-44. 2012
    ..and a cardenolide, oleandigoside, together with 11 known compounds, were isolated from the leaves of Nerium oleander. Their structures were elucidated on the basis of spectroscopic analysis...
  82. ncbi Nerium oleander indirect leaf photosynthesis and light harvesting reductions after clipping injury or Spodoptera eridania herbivory: high sensitivity to injury
    Kevin J Delaney
    Department of Biology, Xavier University of Louisiana, New Orleans, LA 70125, United States
    Plant Sci 185:218-26. 2012
    ..intensity (% single leaf tissue removal) from clipping or Spodoptera eridania Stoll (Noctuidae) herbivory on Nerium oleander L. (Apocynaceae)...
  83. ncbi Complete atrioventricular block after self-ingestion of Nerium oleander for relief of hemorrhoidal complaints
    Zekeriya Kucukdurmaz
    Department of Cardiology, Medicine Faculty of Cumhuriyet University, Sivas, Turkey
    Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars 40:168-70. 2012
    b>Nerium oleander is a plant native only in the Mediterranean region, but it can also be cultivated worldwide, particularly in warm areas. Biologically active oleander compounds may be used for therapeutic purposes...
  84. pmc Control of transpiration by radiation
    Roland Pieruschka
    Forschungszentrum Julich GmbH, Institut für Chemie und Dynamik der Geosphäre, 52425 Julich, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:13372-7. 2010
    ..This hypothesis provides a plausible explanation for the regulation of leaf and canopy transpiration by the radiation load and provides a unique framework for studies of the regulation of stomatal conductance by CO(2) and other factors...
  85. ncbi Fab antibody fragments: some applications in clinical toxicology
    Robert J Flanagan
    Medical Toxicology Unit, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Drug Saf 27:1115-33. 2004
    ..with digoxin, digitoxin, and a range of other structurally related compounds, including cardiotoxins from Nerium and Thevetia sp. (oleander) and Bufo sp. (toads). However, their main use remains treating digoxin poisoning...
  86. ncbi Nematicidal cardenolides from Nerium indicum Mill
    Xing Biao Wang
    Laboratory for Conservation and Utilization of Bio resource, and Key Laboratory for Microbial Resources of the Ministry of Education, Yunnan University, Kunming, P R China
    Chem Biodivers 6:431-6. 2009
    Three nematicidal cardenolides were obtained from the AcOEt extract of Nerium indicum Mill. by bioassay-guided fractionation...
  87. ncbi In vitro and in vivo neuroprotective activity of the cardiac glycoside oleandrin from Nerium oleander in brain slice-based stroke models
    Denise E Dunn
    Center for Drug Discovery and Department of Neurobiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27514, USA
    J Neurochem 119:805-14. 2011
    The principal active constituent of the botanical drug candidate PBI-05204, a supercritical CO(2) extract of Nerium oleander, is the cardiac glycoside oleandrin...
  88. ncbi Oleander intoxication in New World camelids: 12 cases (1995-2006)
    Tania A Kozikowski
    Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 235:305-10. 2009
    ..To characterize the clinical and clinicopathologic effects and evaluate outcome associated with oleander toxicosis in New World camelids...
  89. ncbi Alterations in blood electrolytes of a freshwater catfish Heteropneustes fossilis in response to treatment with a botanical pesticide, Nerium indicum leaf extract
    Maniram Prasad
    Department of Zoology, D D U Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur 273009, India
    Fish Physiol Biochem 37:505-10. 2011
    The present study aimed at investigating the effects of Nerium indicum leaf extract on the blood electrolytes of Heteropneustes fossilis for short- and long term. Fish were subjected to Nerium indicum leaf extract for short term (11...
  90. ncbi Platinum and rhodium associated with the leaves of Nerium oleander L.; analytical method using voltammetry; assessment of air quality in the Palermo (Italy) area
    Santino Orecchio
    Department of Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry, University of Palermo, S Cannizzaro Viale delle Scienze, Parco d Orleans 2, 90128 Palermo, Italy
    J Hazard Mater 174:720-7. 2010
    ..voltammetry (DPV/a) and adsorptive stripping voltammetry (AdSV) were used for the determination of Pt and Rh in Nerium oleander leaves. Pt and Rh concentrations were found in the ranges 0.33-25 and 0.40-4.6 microg/kg d.w...
  91. pmc Evidence for an invasive aphid "superclone": extremely low genetic diversity in Oleander aphid (Aphis nerii) populations in the southern United States
    John Scott Harrison
    Department of Biology, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e17524. 2011
    ..Feeding primarily on Oleander (Nerium oleander) and Milkweed (Asclepias spp...
  92. ncbi The use of mid-trial reviews for design modifications in small scale clinical studies
    M R Sooriyarachchi
    Department of Statistics, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka
    Contemp Clin Trials 31:579-86. 2010
    ....
  93. ncbi Hypolipidemic potential of flowers of Nerium oleander in high fat diet-fed Sprague Dawley rats
    Veeraraghavan Gayathri
    Herbal and Indian Medicine Research Laboratory, Department of Biochemistry, Sri Ramachandra University, Porur, Chennai 600116, India
    Nat Prod Res 25:1110-4. 2011
    b>Nerium oleander Linn. (NO), an evergreen shrub, is used in folklore medicine as a cardiotonic and exhibits a wide spectrum of bioactivities...
  94. ncbi Acromyrmex octospinosus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) management. Part 1: Effects of TRAMIL's insecticidal plant extracts
    Isabelle Boulogne
    INRA, UR1321, ASTRO Agrosystèmes tropicaux, Petit Bourg, Guadeloupe
    Pest Manag Sci 68:313-20. 2012
    ..people in surveys were tested: (1) maceration of Mammea americana fresh crushed seeds; (2) decoction of Nerium oleander fresh leaves; (3) Nerium oleander dried leaf water juice; (4) decoction of Nicotiana tabacum dried leaves;..
  95. ncbi Toxicity of botanical insecticides on golden apple snail (Pomacea canaliculata)
    W Ruamthum
    Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, Kasetsart University, 50 Phahon Yothin Road, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900, Thailand
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 75:191-7. 2010
    The molluscicidal activity of crude extracts from five highly potential plants, Annona squamosa seed, Nerium indicum Leaves, Stemona tuberose root, Cyperus rotundus corm and Derris elliptica root was assessed to Pomacea canaliculata. D...
  96. ncbi Electrocardiographic changes during inhalational oleander toxicity
    Subramanian Senthilkumaran
    Sri Gokulam Hospitals and Research Institute, Salem, India
    J Electrocardiol 44:470-2. 2011
    ..Because oleander plant materials are used for burning, people are exposed to inhalational oleander toxicity. Hence, practitioners shall consider such poisonings in them...
  97. ncbi Structural characterization of a pectic polysaccharide from Nerium indicum flowers
    Qun Dong
    Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 555 Zu Chong Zhi Road, 201203 Shanghai, China
    Phytochemistry 71:1430-7. 2010
    A polysaccharide fraction, J6, was isolated from the hot-water extract of flowers of oleander Nerium indicum Mill...
  98. ncbi Comparison of the suitability of two lichen species and one higher plant for monitoring airborne heavy metals
    Giuseppa Grazia Aprile
    Dipartimento di Arboricoltura, Botanica, Patologia Vegetale Sez di Botanica, Federico II Facoltà di Agraria, Universita Degli Studi Di Napoli, Via Universita, 100 80055, Portici, Naples, Italy
    Environ Monit Assess 162:291-9. 2010
    ..airborne heavy metals of two lichens (Flavoparmelia caperata and Parmotrema chinense) and one higher plant (Nerium oleander) at a very densely populated urban site near Naples...
  99. ncbi Liquid chromatography combined with thermospray and continuous-flow fast atom bombardment mass spectrometry of glycosides in crude plant extracts
    J L Wolfender
    Institut de Pharmacognosie et Phytochimie, Ecole de Pharmacie, , Switzerland
    J Chromatogr A 712:155-68. 1995
    ..Cardenolides from Nerium odorum (Apocynaceae) and saponins from Swarzia madagascariensis (Leguminosae), Aster scaber and Aster tataricus (..
  100. ncbi Plant exposures: wilderness medicine
    Sophia Dyer
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Boston Medical Center, One Boston Medical Center Place, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 22:299-313, vii. 2004
    ..This article discusses poisonous plants, the symptoms that might arise if they are ingested, and the treatments that should be administered to patients...
  101. ncbi The effect of urban ground cover on microclimate, growth and leaf gas exchange of oleander in Phoenix, Arizona
    Erin C Mueller
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, PO Box 874501, Tempe, AZ 85287 4501, USA
    Int J Biometeorol 49:244-55. 2005
    ..turf), xeriscape (gravel), concrete, and asphalt] altered the microclimate and performance of adjacent oleander (Nerium oleander L...

Research Grants2

  1. Oleandrin: A Novel Skin Cancer Chemopreventive Agent
    Hasan Mukhtar; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..preliminary data and published studies there is a strong possibility that oleandrin, derived from the leaves of Nerium oleander may be developed as a novel chemopreventive agent...
  2. Relevance of fish oil derived PGE3 to lung cancer
    Robert Newman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..To evaluate the relative efficacy of EPA, DHA and fish oil (containing both fatty acids) in prevention of tumor growth and its correlation to alteration of eicosanoid metabolism in a mouse model of human lung cancer. ..