artemisia

Summary

Summary: A plant genus of the family ASTERACEAE with strong-smelling foliage. It is a source of SANTONIN and other cytotoxic TERPENES.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Transcriptome characterization and polymorphism detection between subspecies of big sagebrush (Artemisia tridentata)
    Prabin Bajgain
    Plant and Wildlife Science Department, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    BMC Genomics 12:370. 2011
  2. ncbi The genetic map of Artemisia annua L. identifies loci affecting yield of the antimalarial drug artemisinin
    Ian A Graham
    Centre for Novel Agricultural Products, Department of Biology, University of York, York YO10 5YW, UK
    Science 327:328-31. 2010
  3. pmc Bioactives of Artemisia dracunculus L enhance cellular insulin signaling in primary human skeletal muscle culture
    Zhong Q Wang
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University System, Baton Rouge, LA 70808, USA
    Metabolism 57:S58-64. 2008
  4. ncbi Priming of plant defense responses in nature by airborne signaling between Artemisia tridentata and Nicotiana attenuata
    Andre Kessler
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, 445 Corson Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Oecologia 148:280-92. 2006
  5. ncbi Enzymes encoded by the farnesyl diphosphate synthase gene family in the Big Sagebrush Artemisia tridentata ssp. spiciformis
    Andrea Hemmerlin
    Department of Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112 0850, USA
    J Biol Chem 278:32132-40. 2003
  6. ncbi Artemisia asiatica extracts protect against ethanol-induced injury in gastric mucosa of rats
    Sang Woon Park
    Digestive Disease Center and DMC MECOX Biomedical Research Center, Jesaeng Hospital, Seongnam, Korea
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 23:976-84. 2008
  7. pmc Improved absorption and bioactivity of active compounds from an anti-diabetic extract of Artemisia dracunculus L
    David M Ribnicky
    Biotechnology Center for Agriculture and the Environment, Cook College, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 8520, USA
    Int J Pharm 370:87-92. 2009
  8. ncbi Mefloquine resistance in Plasmodium falciparum and increased pfmdr1 gene copy number
    Ric N Price
    Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine Infectious Diseases, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Lancet 364:438-47. 2004
  9. ncbi Prevalence of sensitization to Artemisia allergens Art v 1, Art v 3 and Art v 60 kDa. Cross-reactivity among Art v 3 and other relevant lipid-transfer protein allergens
    M Lombardero
    Dept I D, ALK Abelló SA, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Exp Allergy 34:1415-21. 2004
  10. ncbi Inhibition of 5-lipoxygenase and skin inflammation by the aerial parts of Artemisia capillaris and its constituents
    Oh Song Kwon
    College of Pharmacy, Kangwon National University, Chunchon 200 701, Korea
    Arch Pharm Res 34:1561-9. 2011

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  1. pmc Transcriptome characterization and polymorphism detection between subspecies of big sagebrush (Artemisia tridentata)
    Prabin Bajgain
    Plant and Wildlife Science Department, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
    BMC Genomics 12:370. 2011
    Big sagebrush (Artemisia tridentata) is one of the most widely distributed and ecologically important shrub species in western North America. This species serves as a critical habitat and food resource for many animals and invertebrates...
  2. ncbi The genetic map of Artemisia annua L. identifies loci affecting yield of the antimalarial drug artemisinin
    Ian A Graham
    Centre for Novel Agricultural Products, Department of Biology, University of York, York YO10 5YW, UK
    Science 327:328-31. 2010
    Artemisinin is a plant natural product produced by Artemisia annua and the active ingredient in the most effective treatment for malaria...
  3. pmc Bioactives of Artemisia dracunculus L enhance cellular insulin signaling in primary human skeletal muscle culture
    Zhong Q Wang
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University System, Baton Rouge, LA 70808, USA
    Metabolism 57:S58-64. 2008
    An alcoholic extract of Artemisia dracunculus L (PMI 5011) has been shown to decrease glucose and improve insulin levels in animal models, suggesting an ability to enhance insulin sensitivity...
  4. ncbi Priming of plant defense responses in nature by airborne signaling between Artemisia tridentata and Nicotiana attenuata
    Andre Kessler
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Cornell University, 445 Corson Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Oecologia 148:280-92. 2006
    ..Although we describe priming as a potential mechanism for signaling between plants in nature, we critically discuss the ecological relevance of the particular interaction...
  5. ncbi Enzymes encoded by the farnesyl diphosphate synthase gene family in the Big Sagebrush Artemisia tridentata ssp. spiciformis
    Andrea Hemmerlin
    Department of Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112 0850, USA
    J Biol Chem 278:32132-40. 2003
    ..synthases, FDS-1, FDS-2, and FDS-5, with greater than 89% similarity were isolated from a Big Sagebrush Artemisia tridentata cDNA library using a three-step polymerase chain reaction protocol...
  6. ncbi Artemisia asiatica extracts protect against ethanol-induced injury in gastric mucosa of rats
    Sang Woon Park
    Digestive Disease Center and DMC MECOX Biomedical Research Center, Jesaeng Hospital, Seongnam, Korea
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 23:976-84. 2008
    Based on our previous studies that Artemisia asiatica extracts exert either antioxidative or cytoprotective actions against non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs or Helicobacter pylori-induced gastric mucosal injury, or imposes qualified ..
  7. pmc Improved absorption and bioactivity of active compounds from an anti-diabetic extract of Artemisia dracunculus L
    David M Ribnicky
    Biotechnology Center for Agriculture and the Environment, Cook College, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 8520, USA
    Int J Pharm 370:87-92. 2009
    An ethanolic extract of Artemisia dracunculus L. (PMI-5011) was shown to be hypoglycemic in animal models for Type 2 diabetes and contains at least 6 bioactive compounds responsible for its anti-diabetic properties...
  8. ncbi Mefloquine resistance in Plasmodium falciparum and increased pfmdr1 gene copy number
    Ric N Price
    Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine Infectious Diseases, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Lancet 364:438-47. 2004
    ..A combination of artesunate with mefloquine now cures more than 95% of acute infections. For both treatment regimens, the underlying mechanisms of resistance are not known...
  9. ncbi Prevalence of sensitization to Artemisia allergens Art v 1, Art v 3 and Art v 60 kDa. Cross-reactivity among Art v 3 and other relevant lipid-transfer protein allergens
    M Lombardero
    Dept I D, ALK Abelló SA, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Exp Allergy 34:1415-21. 2004
    b>Artemisia vulgaris is a widespread weed in the Mediterranean area and several allergens have been detected in its pollen...
  10. ncbi Inhibition of 5-lipoxygenase and skin inflammation by the aerial parts of Artemisia capillaris and its constituents
    Oh Song Kwon
    College of Pharmacy, Kangwon National University, Chunchon 200 701, Korea
    Arch Pharm Res 34:1561-9. 2011
    The aerial parts of Artemisia capillaris Thunberg (Compositae) have been used in Chinese medicine as a liver protective agent, diuretic, and for amelioration of skin inflammatory conditions...
  11. ncbi Antitumor activity of flavones isolated from Artemisia argyi
    Jeong Min Seo
    Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Uen dong, Yoosung Gu, Taejon, Republic of Korea
    Planta Med 69:218-22. 2003
    ..ladanein, and hispidulin were isolated from the methanolic extracts of the aerial parts of Artemisia argyi and structures of the compounds were elucidated on the basis of their spectral data...
  12. pmc An extract of Artemisia dracunculus L. enhances insulin receptor signaling and modulates gene expression in skeletal muscle in KK-A(y) mice
    Zhong Q Wang
    Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University System, Baton Rouge, LA 70808, USA
    J Nutr Biochem 22:71-8. 2011
    An ethanolic extract of Artemisia dracunculus L. (PMI 5011) has been observed to decrease glucose and insulin levels in animal models, but the cellular mechanisms by which insulin action is enhanced in vivo are not precisely known...
  13. ncbi The history of qing hao in the Chinese materia medica
    Elisabeth Hsu
    Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Oxford, 51 Banbury Road, Oxford OX2 6PE, UK
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:505-8. 2006
    Artemisinin is currently used for treating drug-resistant malaria. It is found in Artemisia annua and also in A. apiacea and A. lancea. Artemisia annua and A...
  14. pmc Seed mucilage improves seedling emergence of a sand desert shrub
    Xuejun Yang
    State Key Laboratory of Vegetation and Environmental Change, Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 7:e34597. 2012
    ..In a greenhouse experiment, two types of Artemisia sphaerocephala achenes (intact and demucilaged) were exposed to different combinations of burial depth (0, 5, 10,..
  15. ncbi Artemisia afra Jacq. ameliorates oxidative stress in the pancreas of streptozotocin-induced diabetic Wistar rats
    Anthony Jide Afolayan
    Department of Botany, University of Fort Hare, Phytomedicine Research Center, Alice 5700, South Africa
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 75:2083-6. 2011
    ..from defects in pancreatic insulin secretion and/or impaired target cell responsiveness to insulin, and Artemisia afra Jacq...
  16. pmc Antibacterial activity of Artemisia nilagirica leaf extracts against clinical and phytopathogenic bacteria
    Abdul R Ahameethunisa
    Department of Bioinformatics, School of Bioengineering, SRM University, Kattankulathur, Tamil Nadu, India
    BMC Complement Altern Med 10:6. 2010
    The six organic solvent extracts of Artemisia nilagirica were screened for the potential antimicrobial activity against phytopathogens and clinically important standard reference bacterial strains.
  17. ncbi The anti-diabetic effects of ethanol extract from two variants of Artemisia princeps Pampanini in C57BL/KsJ-db/db mice
    U J Jung
    Institute of Human Nutrition, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, United States
    Food Chem Toxicol 45:2022-9. 2007
    The anti-diabetic effects of two variants of Artemisia princeps Pampanini, sajabalssuk (SB) and sajuarissuk (SS), were investigated in type 2 diabetic animal using their ethanol extracts...
  18. ncbi Anti-obesity and anti-diabetic effects of ethanol extract of Artemisia princeps in C57BL/6 mice fed a high-fat diet
    Norio Yamamoto
    Food Science Research Center, House Wellness Foods Corporation, 3 20 Imoji, Itami, Hyogo 664 0011, Japan
    Food Funct 2:45-52. 2011
    b>Artemisia princeps is commonly used as a food ingredient and in traditional Asian medicine. In this study, we examined the effects of long-term administration of an ethanol extract of A...
  19. ncbi Phenolic compounds from Artemisia iwayomogi and their effects on osteoblastic MC3T3-E1 cells
    Yan Ding
    College of Pharmacy, Chungnam National University, Daejeon 305 764, Korea
    Biol Pharm Bull 33:1448-53. 2010
    ..4) and twelve known phenolic compounds (1-3, 5-13) were isolated from a 70% MeOH extract of the aerial parts of Artemisia iwayomogi...
  20. ncbi Separation and identification of volatile constituents in Artemisia argyi flowers by GC-MS with SPME and steam distillation
    Ning Li
    Department of Chemistry, Fudan University, Shanghai 200433, China
    J Chromatogr Sci 46:401-5. 2008
    b>Artemisia argyi leaf is a widely used traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). In this work, for the first time, the separation and identification of volatile constituents in Artemisia argyi flowers is performed...
  21. ncbi A molecular phylogenetic approach to western North America endemic Artemisia and allies (Asteraceae): untangling the sagebrushes
    Sonia Garcia
    Institut Botànic de Barcelona IBB CSIC ICUB Passeig del Migdia s n 08038 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Am J Bot 98:638-53. 2011
    b>Artemisia subgenus Tridentatae plants characterize the North American Intermountain West. These are landscape-dominant constituents of important ecological communities and habitats for endemic wildlife...
  22. ncbi Role of mucilage in the germination of Artemisia sphaerocephala (Asteraceae) achenes exposed to osmotic stress and salinity
    Xuejun Yang
    State Key Laboratory of Vegetation and Environmental Change, Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100093, China
    Plant Physiol Biochem 48:131-5. 2010
    b>Artemisia sphaerocephala (Asteraceae) is one of the pioneer species in moving and semi-stable sand dunes in the deserts of northwest China. The outer surface of A...
  23. pmc Possible role of pectin-containing mucilage and dew in repairing embryo DNA of seeds adapted to desert conditions
    Zhenying Huang
    Laboratory of Quantitative Vegetation Ecology, Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100093, PR China
    Ann Bot 101:277-83. 2008
    ..These pellicles are secreted during early seed development and form mucilage when hydrated...
  24. ncbi Regulation of obesity and lipid disorders by herbal extracts from Morus alba, Melissa officinalis, and Artemisia capillaris in high-fat diet-induced obese mice
    Jinmi Lee
    Department of Life Sciences, Mokwon University, Daejon 302 729, Republic of Korea
    J Ethnopharmacol 115:263-70. 2008
    Melissa officinalis L. (Labiatae), Morus alba L. (Moraceae), and Artemisia capillaris Thunb. (Compositae) are suggested to be involved in the regulation of hyperlipidemia...
  25. ncbi Making artemisinin
    Patrick S Covello
    Plant Biotechnology Institute, SK, Canada
    Phytochemistry 69:2881-5. 2008
    ..These include native biosynthesis, genetic modification of Artemisia annua and other plants, engineering of microbes, total and partial chemical synthesis and combinations of the ..
  26. ncbi Mitigating effects of antioxidant properties of Artemisia campestris leaf extract on hyperlipidemia, advanced glycation end products and oxidative stress in alloxan-induced diabetic rats
    Mediha Sefi
    Animal Physiology Laboratory, Sciences Faculty, BP 1171, 3000 Sfax, Tunisia
    Food Chem Toxicol 48:1986-93. 2010
    b>Artemisia campestris is used as antivenom and anti-inflammatory Tunisian folk medicine. Recently, increased oxidative stress was shown to play an important role in the etiology and pathogenesis of diabetes mellitus and its complications...
  27. ncbi Antilipogenic and hypolipidemic effects of ethanol extracts from two variants of Artemisia princeps Pampanini in obese diabetic mice
    Un Ju Jung
    Department of Food Science and Nutrition, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Republic of Korea
    J Med Food 12:1238-44. 2009
    The objective of this study was to determine the effects of the ethanol extract of two variants of Artemisia princeps Pampanini, Sajabalssuk (SB) and Sajuarissuk (SS), on lipid metabolism in type 2 diabetic animals...
  28. ncbi Hypersensitivity to mugwort (Artemisia vulgaris) in patients with peach allergy is due to a common lipid transfer protein allergen and is often without clinical expression
    Elide A Pastorello
    Allergy Center, 3rd Division of General Medicine, Ospedale Maggiore IRCCS, Via Francesco Sforza 35, 20122 Milan, Italy
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 110:310-7. 2002
    ..The observation of mugwort-specific IgE antibodies in patients with peach allergy suggests that mugwort sensitization might play a role in sensitization to peach...
  29. ncbi Screening of chemical composition and antifungal and antioxidant activities of the essential oils from three Turkish artemisia species
    Saban Kordali
    Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agriculture, Kazim Karabekir Education Faculty, Ataturk University, 25240 Erzurum, Turkey
    J Agric Food Chem 53:1408-16. 2005
    The compositions of essential oils isolated from the aerial parts of Artemisia absinthium, Artemisia santonicum, and Artemisia spicigera by hydrodistillation were analyzed by GC-MS, and a total of 204 components were identified...
  30. pmc Inhibitory effect of essential oils obtained from plants grown in Colombia on yellow fever virus replication in vitro
    Rocio Meneses
    Centro Nacional de Investigaciones para la Agroindustrialización de Especies Vegetales Aromáticas y Medicinales Tropicales, CENIVAM, Universidad Industrial de Santander, Bucaramanga, Colombia
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 8:8. 2009
    ..An antiviral drug is needed for the treatment of patients suffering from yellow fever. Several compounds present in plants can inactive in vitro a wide spectrum of animal viruses...
  31. ncbi The genetics of artemisinin content in Artemisia annua L. and the breeding of high yielding cultivars
    N Delabays
    Federal Agricultural Research Station For Plant Production, Nyon, CH-1960, Switzerland
    Curr Med Chem 8:1795-801. 2001
    Artemisinin, the endoperoxide sesquiterpene lactone produced by the Chinese medicinal herb Artemisia annua, is very difficult to synthesise. Moreover, its production by mean of cell, tissue or organ cultures is very low...
  32. ncbi Volatile components of four Ethiopian Artemisia species extracts and their in vitro antitrypanosomal and cytotoxic activities
    Endalkachew Nibret
    Institut für Pharmazie und molekulare Biotechnologie, Universitat Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 364, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Phytomedicine 17:369-74. 2010
    b>Artemisia species are one of the many traditional medicinal plants of Ethiopia used for the treatment of infectious and non-infectious health problems...
  33. ncbi Determination of the chemical composition and antioxidant activity of the essential oil of Artemisia dracunculus and of the antifungal and antibacterial activities of Turkish Artemisia absinthium, A. dracunculus, Artemisia santonicum, and Artemisia spicig
    Saban Kordali
    Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agriculture, and Department of Chemistry, Kazim Karabekir Education Faculty, Ataturk University, Campus, 25240 Erzurum, Turkey
    J Agric Food Chem 53:9452-8. 2005
    The essential oil isolated from Turkish tarragon (Artemisia dracunculus) by hydrodistillation was analyzed by GC-MS. Thirty compounds representing 99.5% of total oil were identified...
  34. ncbi Art v 1, the major allergen of mugwort pollen, is a modular glycoprotein with a defensin-like and a hydroxyproline-rich domain
    Martin Himly
    Institute of Genetics and General Biology, University of Salzburg, A 5020 Salzburg, Austria
    FASEB J 17:106-8. 2003
    ..However, posttranslational modifications did not influence T-cell recognition. Thus, recombinant nonglycosylated Art v 1 is a good starting template for engineering hypoallergenic vaccines for weed-pollen therapy...
  35. ncbi Screening of chemical composition, antimicrobial and antioxidant activities of Artemisia essential oils
    Daise Lopes-Lutz
    Olds College School of Innovation, 4500 50th Street Olds, Alberta, Canada T4H 1R6
    Phytochemistry 69:1732-8. 2008
    The chemical composition of essential oils isolated from aerial parts of seven wild sages from Western Canada -Artemisia absinthium L., Artemisia biennis Willd., Artemisia cana Pursh, Artemisia dracunculus L., Artemisia frigida Willd...
  36. ncbi Chemical composition and antibacterial activity of essential oil from Artemisia feddei
    Jeong Dan Cha
    Oral Cancer Research Institute, College of Dentistry, Yonsei University, Seoul 120 749, Korea
    J Microbiol Biotechnol 17:2061-5. 2007
    The chemical components of the essential oil from Artemisia feddei LEV. et VNT. were analyzed using GC-MS. Ninety-nine compounds, accounting for 96.23% of the extracted essential oil, were identified...
  37. ncbi Acute and chronic toxicity of the aqueous extract of Artemisia afra in rodents
    J T Mukinda
    Discipline of Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy and South African Herbal Science and Medicine Institute, University of the Western Cape, Private Bag X17, Bellville 7535, South Africa
    J Ethnopharmacol 112:138-44. 2007
    b>Artemisia afra (Jacq. Ex. Willd), "African Wormwood" is widely used traditionally in South Africa with no literature evidence substantiating its safety...
  38. ncbi Comparison of the effects of Artemisia vulgaris and Artemisia absinthium growing in western Anatolia against trichinellosis (Trichinella spiralis) in rats
    Ayse Caner
    Department of Parasitology, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, Izmir 35100, Turkey
    Exp Parasitol 119:173-9. 2008
    ..The Artemisia genus has been found to be effective against a variety of parasites...
  39. pmc Antiherpevirus activity of Artemisia arborescens essential oil and inhibition of lateral diffusion in Vero cells
    Manuela Saddi
    Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Biomediche, Sezione di Microbiologia Medica, Viale Sant Ignazio 38, 09123 Cagliari, Italy
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 6:10. 2007
    ..New prophylactic and therapeutic tools are needed for the treatment of herpes simplex virus infections. Several essential oils have shown to possess antiviral activity in vitro against a wide spectrum of viruses...
  40. ncbi Artemisia and Ambrosia hypersensitivity: co-sensitization or co-recognition?
    R Asero
    Ambulatorio di Allergologia, Clinica San Carlo, Paderno Dugnano MI, Italy
    Clin Exp Allergy 36:658-65. 2006
    ..Clinical and serological studies showed that ragweed and mugwort sensitization are often associated and this poses relevant clinical problems in patients for whom specific immunotherapy is warranted...
  41. pmc DA-9601, a standardized extract of Artemisia asiatica, blocks TNF-alpha-induced IL-8 and CCL20 production by inhibiting p38 kinase and NF-kappaB pathways in human gastric epithelial cells
    Suck Chei Choi
    Digestive Disease Research Institute, Wonkwang University School of Medicine, Chonbuk, Korea
    World J Gastroenterol 12:4850-8. 2006
    ..To investigate whether, or how, DA-9601, which is a new gastroprotective agent, inhibits TNF-alpha-induced inflammatory signals in gastric epithelial AGS cells...
  42. ncbi Plant uptake of inorganic and organic nitrogen: neighbor identity matters
    Amy E Miller
    Mountain Research Station, Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research, and Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309, USA
    Ecology 88:1832-40. 2007
    ..Our study suggests that plasticity in the uptake of different forms of N may be a mechanism by which cooccurring plants reduce competition for N...
  43. ncbi Variation of DNA amount in 47 populations of the subtribe Artemisiinae and related taxa (Asteraceae, Anthemideae): karyological, ecological, and systematic implications
    Sonia Garcia
    Laboratori de Botànica, Facultat de Farmacia, Universitat de Barcelona Av Joan XXIII s n, 08028 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Genome 47:1004-14. 2004
    ..estimated by flow cytometry in 47 populations of 40 species of the tribe Anthemideae (Asteraceae), mainly from Artemisia and other genera of the subtribe Artemisiinae and related taxa. A range of 2C values from 3.54 to 21...
  44. ncbi The T cell response to Art v 1, the major mugwort pollen allergen, is dominated by one epitope
    Beatrice Jahn-Schmid
    Department of Pathophysiology, Division of Immunopathology, University of Vienna, AKH 3Q, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Immunol 169:6005-11. 2002
    Mugwort (Artemisia vulgaris) pollen allergens represent the main cause of pollinosis in late summer in Europe...
  45. ncbi [Analysis on chemical compositions of Artemisia Argyi from Qichun of different years and moxa wool refined in different proportions]
    Ran Jin
    Acupuncture School of Beijing University of CM, Beijing 100029, China
    Zhongguo Zhen Jiu 30:389-92. 2010
    ..aims at providing theoretical foundation for security of moxibustion through analyzing chemical compositions of Artemisia Argyi of different years from Qichun County, Hubei Province, and moxa wool refined in different proportions...
  46. ncbi Role of the polypeptide backbone and post-translational modifications in cross-reactivity of Art v 1, the major mugwort pollen allergen
    Petra Gruber
    Christian Doppler Laboratory for Allergy Diagnosis and Therapy, Department of Molecular Biology, University of Salzburg, Hellbrunnerstrasse 34, A 5020 Salzburg, Austria
    Biol Chem 390:445-51. 2009
    b>Artemisia vulgaris (mugwort) is one of the main causes of late summer pollinosis in Europe, with >95% of patients sensitized to the glycoallergen Art v 1...
  47. pmc Strategies for assessment of botanical action on metabolic syndrome in the mouse and evidence for a genotype-specific effect of Russian tarragon in the regulation of insulin sensitivity
    Aamir R Zuberi
    Botanical Research Center, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University System, Baton Rouge, LA 70810, USA
    Metabolism 57:S10-5. 2008
    ..Finally, we present data suggesting that one of the major botanical extracts being studied, an extract of Russian tarragon, may manifest a mouse strain genotype-specific insulin-sensitizing phenotype...
  48. ncbi Eupatilin, a dietary flavonoid, induces G2/M cell cycle arrest in human endometrial cancer cells
    Jung Hoon Cho
    College of Oriental Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, South Korea
    Food Chem Toxicol 49:1737-44. 2011
    ..Eupatilin, a naturally occurring flavonoid isolated from Artemisia princeps, has anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidative, and anti-tumor activities...
  49. pmc Molecular phylogeny of Subtribe Artemisiinae (Asteraceae), including Artemisia and its allied and segregate genera
    Linda E Watson
    Department of Botany, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 2:17. 2002
    ..The subtribe includes the large cosmopolitan, wind-pollinated genus Artemisia, as well as several smaller genera and Seriphidium, that altogether comprise the Artemisia-group...
  50. ncbi Determination of chemical constituents of leaf and stem essential oils of Artemisia monosperma from central Saudi Arabia
    Merajuddin Khan
    Department of Chemistry, College ofScience, King Saud University, P O Box 2455, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Nat Prod Commun 7:1079-82. 2012
    The leaf and stem essential oils of Artemisia monosperma from the desert region of central Saudi Arabia were analysed by gas chromatography-based techniques (GC-FID, GC-MS, Co-GC, LRI determination, database and literature search) using ..
  51. ncbi The influence of a residual group in low-molecular-weight allergoids of Artemisia vulgaris pollen on their allergenicity, IgE- and IgG-binding properties
    T Cirkovic
    Faculty of Chemistry, Department of Biochemistry, Studentski trg 16, University of Belgrade, YU 11000 Belgrade, Yugoslavia
    Allergy 57:1013-20. 2002
    ..No study has been performed to compare their properties and investigate the influence of a residual group on allergenicity and human IgE- and IgG-binding of these derivatives...
  52. ncbi Artemisia herba-alba Asso relaxes the rat aorta through activation of NO/cGMP pathway and K(ATP) channels
    Mounia Skiker
    Laboratoire de Physiologie et Ethnopharmacologie, Departement de Biologie, Faculte des Sciences, Université Mohamed Premier
    J Smooth Muscle Res 46:165-74. 2010
    b>Artemisia herba-alba Asso (Compositae) is used in oriental Morocco to treat diabetes and arterial hypertension...
  53. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of Artemisia douglasiana leaf essential oil
    William N Setzer
    Department of Chemistry, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL 35899, USA
    Fitoterapia 75:192-200. 2004
    b>Artemisia douglasiana leaf has been shown to be efficacious complementary herbal treatment for chronic bladder infection in a paraplegic youth...
  54. ncbi Hepatoprotective effects of an active part from Artemisia sacrorum Ledeb. against acetaminophen-induced toxicity in mice
    Hai Dan Yuan
    College of Pharmacy, Yan bian University, Yanji, Jilin Province 133000, China
    J Ethnopharmacol 127:528-33. 2010
    Although Artemisia sacrorum Ledeb. (Compositae) has long been used as one kind of oriental folk medicine to treat some liver diseases, the underlying mechanism(s) by which these effects are induced remains to be defined...
  55. ncbi Aqueous extract of Artemisia iwayomogi Kitamura attenuates cholestatic liver fibrosis in a rat model of bile duct ligation
    Jong Min Han
    Liver and Immunology Research Center, Institute of Traditional Medicine and Bioscience of Daejeon University, 22 5, Daeheung dong, Jung Gu, Daejeon 301 724, Republic of Korea
    Food Chem Toxicol 50:3505-13. 2012
    ..We evaluated the therapeutic or protective effect of an aqueous extract of Artemisia iwayomogi Kitamura (WAI) in a rat bile duct ligation (BDL)-induced hepatic fibrogenesis model...
  56. ncbi Bioassay-guided fractionation and in vivo antiplasmodial effect of fractions of chloroform extract of Artemisia maciverae Linn
    A C Ene
    Department of Biochemistry, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria
    Acta Trop 112:288-94. 2009
    ..new plant-derived anti-malarial compounds, chromatographic fractions of chloroform extract of whole plants of Artemisia maciverae were tested in vivo using chloroquine resistant and chloroquine sensitive Plasmodium berghei NK 65 ..
  57. ncbi Chemical composition and antibacterial activity of essential oil of Artemisia iwayomogi
    Hyeon Hee Yu
    Department of Oral Biochemistry and VCRC, School of Dentistry, Wonkwang University, Iksan, South Korea
    Planta Med 69:1159-62. 2003
    The chemical composition of the essential oil from Artemisia iwayomogi Kitamura was analyzed by means of GC and GC-MS. Eighty-five constituents were identified representing 96.23 % of the total oil. Camphor (19.31 %), 1,8-cineole (19...
  58. ncbi Antifungal activity of Artemisia annua endophyte cultures against phytopathogenic fungi
    C H Liu
    Institute of Functional Biomolecule, School of Life Sciences, Nanjing University, 210093, Nanjing, People's Republic of China
    J Biotechnol 88:277-82. 2001
    b>Artemisia annua, well recognized for its production of antimalarial drug artemisinin, is seldom attacked by any of phytopathogenic fungi, which could be partially associated with the presence of endophytes...
  59. ncbi Essential-oil composition, antileishmanial, and toxicity study of Artemisia abyssinica and Satureja punctata ssp. punctata from Ethiopia
    Yinebeb Tariku
    Department of Chemistry, College of Natural Science, Jimma University, P O Box 378, Jimma, Ethiopia
    Chem Biodivers 7:1009-18. 2010
    Essential oils of Artemisia abyssinica and Satureja punctata ssp. punctata from Ethiopia were analyzed by GC and GC/MS, and screened for leishmanicidal activity against promastigote and axenic amastigotes of Leishmania donovani and L...
  60. ncbi Comparison of composition and antifungal activity of Artemisia argyi Lévl. et Vant inflorescence essential oil extracted by hydrodistillation and supercritical carbon dioxide
    Guan Wenqiang
    Key Laboratory for Green Chemical Technology of State Education Ministry, School of Chemical Engineering and Technology, Tianjin University, Tianjin 300072, PR China
    Nat Prod Res 20:992-8. 2006
    Essential oil of Artemisia argyi Lévl. et Vant inflorescence was obtained by supercritical CO(2) extraction and hydrodistillation...
  61. ncbi Production and characterisation of the intergeneric hybrids between Dendranthema morifolium and Artemisia vulgaris exhibiting enhanced resistance to chrysanthemum aphid (Macrosiphoniella sanbourni)
    Yanming Deng
    College of Horticulture, Nanjing Agricultural University, 210095 Nanjing, China
    Planta 231:693-703. 2010
    ..An intergeneric hybrid between Dendranthema morifolium (chrysanthemum) variety 'Zhongshanjingui' and Artemisia vulgaris (mugwort) 'Variegata' was attempted. Most of the hybrid embryos aborted at an early developmental stage...
  62. ncbi Inhibition effects of isolated compounds from Artemisia rubripes Nakai of the classical pathway on the complement system
    Seil Jung
    Department of Urology, College of Medicine, Dong A University, Busan 602 714, South Korea
    Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol 34:244-6. 2012
    The study evaluated the anticomplement activity from isolated compounds from Artemisia rubripes Nakai from South Korea on the classical pathway...
  63. ncbi A carbohydrate fraction, AIP1, from Artemisia iwayomogi down-regulates Fas gene expression and suppresses apoptotic death of the thymocytes induced by 2,3,7,8-tectrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin
    Hee Jung Ji
    Department of Microbiology, School of Biotechnology and Biomedical Science and Bio Health Product Research Center, Inje University, Gimhae, Gyungnam, 621 749, S Korea
    Biotechnol Lett 27:253-7. 2005
    ..TCDD), involves the up-regulation of Fas gene expression, while a carbohydrate fraction, AIP1, from Artemisia iwayomogi suppresses the death of thymocytes in culture along with the down-regulation of Fas gene expression...
  64. ncbi Chemical composition and antimicrobial activity of the essential oils of Artemisia scoparia and A. capillaris
    Jeong Dan Cha
    Institute of Oral Bioscience and Department of Oral Microbiology, School of Dentistry, Chonbuk National University, Jeonju, South Korea
    Planta Med 71:186-90. 2005
    The chemical composition of the essential oils obtained from Artemisia scoparia Waldst. et Kitamura and Artemisia capillaris Thunb. was analyzed by GC/MS. The essential oil of A. scoparia was rich in camphor (11.0 %), 1,8-cineole (21...
  65. ncbi Enhanced thermotolerance of photosystem II in salt-adapted plants of the halophyte Artemisia anethifolia
    Xiaogang Wen
    Photosynthesis Research Centre, Key Laboratory of Photosynthesis and Environmental Molecular Physiology, Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 100093 Beijing, P R China
    Planta 220:486-97. 2005
    Thermotolerance of photosystem II (PSII) in leaves of salt-adapted Artemisia anethifolia L. plants (100-400 mM NaCl) was evaluated after exposure to heat stress (30-45 degrees C) for 30 min...
  66. ncbi Molecular authentication of 21 Korean artemisia species (Compositae) by polymerase chain reaction-restriction fragment length polymorphism based on trnL-F region of chloroplast DNA
    Jeong Hoon Lee
    Department of Herbal Crop Research, NIHHS, RDA, Eumseong 369 873, Republic of Korea
    Biol Pharm Bull 32:1912-6. 2009
    The present study describes the molecular authentication of 21 Korean Artemisia species using PCR-RFLP (polymerase chain reaction-restriction fragment length polymorphism) technique based on the trnL-F sequences in chloroplast DNA...
  67. ncbi Protective effects of aqueous extract of Artemisia campestris against puffer fish Lagocephalus lagocephalus extract-induced oxidative damage in rats
    Mongi Saoudi
    Animal Ecophysiology Laboratory, Marine Biotechnology and Biodiversity Laboratory, Department of Life Sciences, Sciences Faculty of Sfax, Sfax, Tunisia
    Exp Toxicol Pathol 62:601-5. 2010
    The aerial parts of Artemisia campestris are often used in Tunisian poisoning cases and are known to possess significant antioxidant activities...
  68. ncbi AIP1, a water-soluble fraction from Artemisia iwayomogi, suppresses thymocyte apoptosis in vitro and down-regulates the expression of Fas gene
    Jung Suk Hwang
    School of Biotechnology and Biomedical Science and Bio Health Product Research Center, Inje University, Gimhae 621 749, Korea
    Biol Pharm Bull 28:921-4. 2005
    The AIP1 fraction, a small water-soluble fraction purified from Artemisia iwayomogi, was shown to increase antibody production and suppress transplanted tumor cell growth in mice...
  69. ncbi Inhibition of Helicobacter pylori adhesion to human gastric adenocarcinoma epithelial cells by acidic polysaccharides from Artemisia capillaris and Panax ginseng
    Ji Hye Lee
    School of Life Sciences and Biotechnology, College of Medicine, Korea University, Seoul 136 701, Korea
    Planta Med 70:615-9. 2004
    ..Previously, we investigated the anti-adhesive effect of polysaccharide fractions from Artemisia capillaris and Panax ginseng, using hemagglutination and enzyme-linked glycosorbent assays...
  70. ncbi A water extract of Artemisia capillaris prevents 2,2'-azobis(2-amidinopropane) dihydrochloride-induced liver damage in rats
    Kyu Ho Han
    Department of Food Science and Biotechnology of Animal Resources, Konkuk University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Med Food 9:342-7. 2006
    A water extract of Artemisia capillaris Thunberg (Compositae) was investigated for protective effects against oxidative stress induced by 2,2'-azobis(2-amidinopropane) dihydrochloride (AAPH) in Sprague-Dawley male rats...
  71. ncbi Antimicrobial properties of the essential oil of Artemisia asiatica Nakai
    D Kalemba
    Institute of General Food Chemistry, Technical University, Lodz, Poland
    Phytother Res 16:288-91. 2002
    The antibacterial and antifungal activity of the essential oil of Artemisia asiatica Nakai, its main constituents: 1,8-cineole and selin-11-en-4alpha-ol and monoterpene alcohols fraction were determined against Bacillus subtilis, ..
  72. ncbi Characterization of HLA class II/peptide-TCR interactions of the immunodominant T cell epitope in Art v 1, the major mugwort pollen allergen
    Beatrice Jahn-Schmid
    Institute of Pathophysiology, Center of Physiology, Pathophysiology and Immunology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Immunol 181:3636-42. 2008
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  73. ncbi Inhibitory effect of eupatilin and jaceosidin isolated from Artemisia princeps on carrageenan-induced inflammation in mice
    Sung Won Min
    Department of Life and Nanopharmaceutical Sciences and Department of Pharmaceutical Science, Kyung Hee University, Seoul 130 701, Republic of Korea
    J Ethnopharmacol 125:497-500. 2009
    b>Artemisia princeps Pampanini (family Asteraceae) is an herbal medicine widely used as a hepatoprotective, antioxidative, anti-inflammatory, and antibacterial agent in Korea, China, and Japan.
  74. ncbi Artemisia princeps Pamp. Essential oil and its constituents eucalyptol and α-terpineol ameliorate bacterial vaginosis and vulvovaginal candidiasis in mice by inhibiting bacterial growth and NF-κB activation
    Hien Trung Trinh
    Department of Life and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea
    Planta Med 77:1996-2002. 2011
    To investigate the inhibitory effects of Artemisia princeps Pamp...
  75. ncbi Two new flavonoid glycosides from Artemisia frigida Willd
    Qing Hu Wang
    School of Traditional Chinese Materia Medica, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, Shenyang, China
    J Asian Nat Prod Res 12:950-4. 2010
    An investigation of the n-BuOH-soluble fraction from the aerial parts of Artemisia frigida has led to the isolation of two new flavonoid glycosides, named friginoside A and friginoside B...
  76. pmc SLN as a topical delivery system for Artemisia arborescens essential oil: in vitro antiviral activity and skin permeation study
    Francesco Lai
    Dipartimento Farmaco Chimico Tecnologico, Universita degli Studi di Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy
    Int J Nanomedicine 2:419-25. 2007
    The effect of SLN incorporation on transdermal delivery and in vitro antiherpetic activity of Artemisia arborescens essential oil was investigated...
  77. ncbi An active part of Artemisia sacrorum Ledeb. suppresses gluconeogenesis through AMPK mediated GSK3β and CREB phosphorylation in human HepG2 cells
    Hai Dan Yuan
    Department of Pharmacognosy, College of Pharmacy, Yan bian University, Yanji, Jilin Province, China
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 75:1079-84. 2011
    In this study, we investigated the effects of a petroleum ether fraction of Artemisia sacrorum Ledeb. (Compositae) (PEASL) on glucose production through AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK) activation in human HepG2 cells...
  78. ncbi Antiproliferative effects of extracts from Iranian Artemisia species on cancer cell lines
    Shahrzad Zamanai Taghizadeh Rabe
    Immunology Research Center, BuAli Research Institute, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Razavi Khorasan Province, Iran
    Pharm Biol 49:962-9. 2011
    Different species of Artemisia (Asteraceae) have shown to exhibit antitumor activity. The aim of this study was to identify the antiproliferative effect of some Artemisia species from Iran on cultured human cancer cells.
  79. ncbi Active components from Artemisia iwayomogi displaying ONOO(-) scavenging activity
    Ae Ra Kim
    College of Pharmacy, Pusan National University, Pusan, Korea
    Phytother Res 18:1-7. 2004
    ..Twenty herbs showed excellent ONOO(-) scavenging activity in a dose dependent manner. Of them, Artemisia iwayomogi, which showed the highest activity, was fractioned with several solvents...
  80. ncbi Arteminolides B, C, and D, new inhibitors of farnesyl protein transferase from Artemisia argyi
    Seung Ho Lee
    Marine Natural Products Laboratory, Korea Ocean Research and Development Institute, P O Box 29 Ansan, Seoul 425 600, Republic of Korea
    J Org Chem 67:7670-5. 2002
    ..together with a known arteminolide A (1) and new regioisomers (5-7) of the compounds from the aerial parts of Artemisia argyi. Structures of these compounds were elucidated by spectroscopic methods and chemical conversion...
  81. ncbi Sesquiterpene lactone fraction from Artemisia khorassanica inhibits inducible nitric oxide synthase and cyclooxygenase-2 expression through the inactivation of NF-κB
    Seyyed Ahmad Emami
    Department of Pharmacognosy, School of Pharmacy, Mashhad University of Medical Science, Mashhad, Iran
    Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol 32:688-95. 2010
    Members of the Artemisia genus (Astraceae) are important medicinal plants throughout the world...
  82. ncbi Anticomplement activity of various solvent extracts from Korea local Artemisia spp
    Hyung In Moon
    Department of Medicinal Biotechnology, College of Natural Resources and Life Science, Dong A University, Busan, South Korea
    Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol 34:95-7. 2012
    The study evaluated the anticomplement activity from various solvent extracts of eight Artemisia plants (Artemisia capillaris Thunb., Artemisia fukudo Makino., Artemisia japonica Thunb., Artemisia montana (Nakai) Pamp...
  83. ncbi Anti-allergic effects of Artemisia iwayomogi on mast cell-mediated allergy model
    Sang Hyun Kim
    College of Pharmacy, Woosuk University, Jeonju, Jeonbuk, 565 701, South Korea
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 230:82-8. 2005
    The discovery of drugs for the treatment of allergic disease is an important subject in human health. The Artemisia iwayomogi (Compositae) (AIE) has been used as a traditional medicine in Korea and is known to have an anti-inflammatory ..
  84. ncbi MAPK activation is necessary to the apoptotic death of KB cells induced by the essential oil isolated from Artemisia iwayomogi
    Jeong Dan Cha
    Oral Cancer Research Institute, College of Dentistry, Yonsei University, Seoul 120 749, Republic of Korea
    J Ethnopharmacol 123:308-14. 2009
    b>Artemisia iwayomogi is a perennial small herbal plant that has long been used as a chemopreventive agent in traditional Korean medicine...
  85. pmc Fractionation and characterization of biologically-active polysaccharides from Artemisia tripartita
    Gang Xie
    Department of Veterinary Molecular Biology, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717, USA
    Phytochemistry 69:1359-71. 2008
    The leaves of Artemisia species have been traditionally used for prevention and treatment of a number of diseases...
  86. ncbi Activity-guided isolation of scopoletin and isoscopoletin, the inhibitory active principles towards CCRF-CEM leukaemia cells and multi-drug resistant CEM/ADR5000 cells, from Artemisia argyi
    Michael Adams
    Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Pharmacognosy, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    Planta Med 72:862-4. 2006
    The ethyl acetate extract of Artemisia argyi leaves showed substantial inhibition in a cell proliferation assay using human CCRF-CEM leukaemia cells...
  87. ncbi [In vitro evaluation of antileishmania activity of Artemisia herba alba Asso]
    S Hatimi
    Laboratoire de microbiologie et de biologie moléculaire, Departement de Biologie, Faculté des Sciences Ben M sik, Université Hassan II Mohamedia, BP 7955, Ben M sik, Casablanca, Maroc
    Bull Soc Pathol Exot 94:29-31. 2001
    Aqueous extract and essential oil of Artemisia herba-alba Asso were tested for their antileshmanial activity again Leishmania tropica and Leishmania major...
  88. ncbi Antibacterial activity of some Artemisia species extract
    Antonia Poiata
    School of Pharmacy, Department of Microbiology, Gr T Popa University of Medicine and Pharmacy Iasi
    Rev Med Chir Soc Med Nat Iasi 113:911-4. 2009
    The antimicrobial activities of ethanol, methanol and hexane extracts from Artemisia absinthium, Artemisia annua and Artemisia vulgaris were studied...
  89. ncbi Ethanolic extract of Artemisia aucheri induces regression of aorta wall fatty streaks in hypercholesterolemic rabbits
    S Asgary
    Isfahan Cardiovascular research center WHO Collaborating centre in EMR, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
    Pharmazie 63:394-7. 2008
    b>Artemisia aucheri is a native-growing plant which is widely used in Iranian traditional medicine. This study was designed to evaluate the effects of A. aucheri on regression of atherosclerosis in hypercholesterolemic rabbits...
  90. ncbi Nondiffusional release of allergens from pollen grains of Artemisia vulgaris and Lilium longiflorum depends mainly on the type of the allergen
    Claudia Hoidn
    Molecular Plant Physiology Group, Department of Molecular Biology, Division of Allergy and Immunology, University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 137:27-36. 2005
    ..Knowledge of the release mechanism of allergens that are mainly localized intracellularly may allow the design of strategies for inhibition of allergen release and the consequent sensitization process...
  91. ncbi Chemical composition and antimicrobial activity of the essential oil of Artemisia lavandulaefolia
    Jeong Dan Cha
    Institute of Oral Bioscience and Department of Oral Microbiology, School of Dentistry, Chonbuk National University, Jeonju, South Korea
    Planta Med 71:575-7. 2005
    The chemical components of the essential oil obtained from Artemisia lavandulaefolia DC. were analyzed by GC-MS. Ninety-nine compounds accounting for 94.9 % of the essential oil were identified...
  92. ncbi Optimisation of ultra-performance LC conditions using response surface methodology for rapid separation and quantitative determination of phenolic compounds in Artemisia minor
    Yan Zhou
    Key Laboratory of Mountain Ecological Restoration and Bioresource Utilization, Chengdu Institute of Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chengdu, PR China
    J Sep Sci 33:3675-82. 2010
    ..was established for the first simultaneous qualitative and quantitative analysis of phenolic compounds in Artemisia minor...
  93. ncbi Insecticidal activity and chemical composition of the essential oils of Artemisia lavandulaefolia and Artemisia sieversiana from China
    Zhi Long Liu
    Department of Entomology, China Agricultural University, Haidian District, Beijing 100094, P R China
    Chem Biodivers 7:2040-5. 2010
    In our screening program for new agrochemicals from local wild plants, Artemisia lavandulaefolia and A. sieversiana were found to possess insecticidal activity against the maize weevil Sitophilus zeamais...
  94. ncbi Inhibitory effect of eupatilin and jaceosidin isolated from Artemisia princeps in IgE-induced hypersensitivity
    Seung Hoon Lee
    College of Pharmacy, Kyung Hee University, 1, Hoegi, Dongdaemun ku, Seoul 130 701, South Korea
    Int Immunopharmacol 7:1678-84. 2007
    To understand the antiallergic effect of Artemisia princeps (AP), which has been found to show inhibitory activity against degranulation and a passive cutaneous anaphylaxis (PCA) reaction, eupatilin and jaceosidin, as the active ..
  95. ncbi Inhibition of blood platelet adhesion, aggregation and secretion by Artemisia dracunculus leaves extracts
    Leila Shahriyary
    Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, P O Box 13145 1384, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    J Ethnopharmacol 114:194-8. 2007
    Platelet hyperactivity plays an important role in atherosclerosis and arterial thrombosis. Artemisia dracunculus L. (tarragon) is a common table vegetable all over Iran and known for its anticoagulant activity in Iranian folk medicine.
  96. ncbi Determination of essential oil components of Artemisia haussknechtii Boiss. using simultaneous hydrodistillation-static headspace liquid phase microextraction-gas chromatography mass spectrometry
    M Jalali Heravi
    Department of Chemistry, Sharif University of Technology, P O Box 11365 9516, Tehran, Iran
    J Chromatogr A 1160:81-9. 2007
    A novel method for extraction and analysis of volatile compounds of Artemisia haussknechtii Boiss...
  97. pmc The achene mucilage hydrated in desert dew assists seed cells in maintaining DNA integrity: adaptive strategy of desert plant Artemisia sphaerocephala
    Xuejun Yang
    State Key Laboratory of Vegetation and Environmental Change, Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 6:e24346. 2011
    ..b>Artemisia sphaerocephala achenes were first treated γ-irradiation to induce DNA damage, and then they were repaired in ..
  98. ncbi Chemical constituents from the aerial parts of Artemisia minor
    Zhi Zhou He
    National Engineering Research Center for Natural Medicines, Chengdu Institute of Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chengdu, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 72:1198-201. 2009
    ..1-3), and one neolignan, arteminorin D (4), together with 31 known ones were isolated from the aerial parts of Artemisia minor...
  99. ncbi Chemopreventive effects of the standardized extract (DA-9601) of Artemisia asiatica on azoxymethane-initiated and dextran sulfate sodium-promoted mouse colon carcinogenesis
    Hyun Soo Kim
    Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea
    Nutr Cancer 60:90-7. 2008
    ..In this study, we examined the chemopreventive effects of the standardized extract (DA-9601) of Artemisia asiatica that has been used in the traditional herbal medicine for the treatment of inflammatory disorders...
  100. ncbi [Studies on flavonoid constituents from herbs of Artemisia ordosica II]
    Wei Zhang
    College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Henan University, Kaifeng 475001, China
    Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 31:1959-61. 2006
    To study the chemical constituents of herbs of Artemisia ordosica.
  101. ncbi The ethanol extract from Artemisia princeps Pampanini induces p53-mediated G1 phase arrest in A172 human neuroblastoma cells
    Eun Young Park
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biochemistry, College of Pharmacy, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Med Food 11:237-45. 2008
    In the present study, the antiproliferative effects of the ethanol extract of Artemisia princeps Pampanini (EAPP) and the mechanism involved were investigated...

Research Grants26

  1. Treatment of Cervical Cancer with Artemisinin
    Richard Schlegel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Artemisinin, derived from the Chinese herb, Artemisia annua, has been used for more than 2,000 years as a therapy for malaria and recent studies indicate that its ..
  2. Development of dihydroartemisinin as a novel preventive agent for prostate cancer
    M Saeed Sheikh; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Artemisinin was first identified and extracted from traditional Chinese medicine qinghao (plant Artemisia annua L) in 1972...
  3. Botanicals and Metabolic Syndrome
    William T Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Project 1 investigators will conduct studies to evaluate mechanisms of action by which selected extracts of Artemisia sp. modulate insulin receptor signaling and insulin sensitivity in both animal and in early phase human studies...
  4. Identification of Novel Plant-derived Antimalarial Compounds
    Susan L Mooberry; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Artemisinin was originally isolated from Artemisia annua and the newest class of compounds represented by atovaquone is structurally derived from lapachol, ..
  5. TERPENE CYCLASES: FUNCTIONAL DOMAINS AND STRUCTURES
    JOSEPH NOEL; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..TEAS), Hyoscyamus muticus vetispiradiene synthase (HVS), Gossypium arboreum cadinene synthase (GCADS), and Artemisia annua L epi-cedrol synthase (AECS)...
  6. Acu/Moxa for Peripheral Neuropathy in Pts with HIV
    JOYCE ANASTASI; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Furthermore, no studies examined the use of acupuncture with moxibustion (artemisia vulgaris) for DSP. In TCM, acupuncture and moxibustion complement each other to form one mode of therapy...
  7. A topical treatment for genital papillomavirus infections
    Richard Schlegel; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The second compound is dihydroartemisinin (derived from the Chinese herb, Artemisia annua)...
  8. Low Cost Production of the Malaria Drug Artemether
    Brooks Hybertson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..been developed based on the Chinese medicine component Qinghaosu (artemisinin) - extracted from sweet wormword (Artemisia annua)...
  9. PRODUCTION OF ARTEMESININ BY CELL CULTURES
    Ramachandran Nair; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..from the Applicant's Abstract): Artemisinin (Qinghaosu) is a potent antimalarial produced by the Chinese herb, Artemisia annua L...
  10. Artemisinin Biosynthesis: Role of Reactive Oxygen
    Pamela J Weathers; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Artemisinin (AN), produced by the plant Artemisia annua L...
  11. YIELD OF ARTEMISININ BIOSYNTHESIS IN ARTEMISIA ANNUA
    MICHAEL DOBRES; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..We propose to enhance the yield of the anti-malarial compound artemisinin in Artemisia annua...
  12. PRODUCING ARTEMISININ FROM A. ANNUA CELL CULTURES
    JOYCE KNOBLETT; Fiscal Year: 1990
    Artemisinin, an anti-malarial drug isolated from the plant Artemisia annual, has undergone extensive testing by the US Armed Forces, AID, and the WHO because it is effective against strains of malaria which have become resistant to ..
  13. New Topical Therapies for Psoriasis
    Mitchell Avery; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The goal of this project is to develop a safe and effective new drug for topical treatment of psoriasis. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. STEROID CONTROL OF EPITHELIAL CELL-CELL INTERACTIONS
    GARY FIRESTONE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. Plasmodium vivax:Proteomic Analysis of Asexual and Sporozoite Stages
    Liwang Cui; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Its recent resurgence in prevalence and emergence of drug- resistant parasite strains have raised a great concern for the future control of malaria. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  16. Development of a cell-based method for high-throughput drug screening in malaria
    Liwang Cui; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..To facilitate antimalarial drug discovery, we propose to develop a highly sensitive, cell-based, one-step luminescent drug screen assay for high throughput screening of large chemical libraries. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  17. Dev & Testing of New Medications for Treatment of Emerging Infectious Diseases
    Mitchell Avery; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This allows LADDS infrastructure to inch forward now to the last stages of drug development that are achievable with academic economics. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  18. Translational Control in Plasmodium Sexual Development
    Liwang Cui; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  19. DEVELOPMENT OF NOVEL ANTIFUNGAL ANTIPC NATURAL PRODUCTS
    Mitchell Avery; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  20. Transcriptional & cell cycle control by dietary indoles
    GARY FIRESTONE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This information will be particularly valuable to develop new classes of I3C-based therapeutics for reproductive cancers. ..
  21. Chromium, Cellular Energy Status and Whole Body Energy Balance
    William Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. CALORIC RESTRICTION, AGING, AND INSULIN ACTION
    William Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  23. Chromium and Insulin Action
    William Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Polygenic regulation of murine obesity
    Aamir Zuberi; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The identity of these candidate genes will form the basis behind directed functional assays in downstream studies to identify the underlying novel polygenic obesity gene. ..
  25. Anti-Trypanosomal Agents from a Neotropical Cloudforest
    WILLIAM SETZER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The long-term benefit of this research project is the development of new medicines to treat patients with Chagas disease. ..
  26. HORMONE REPLACEMENT FOR PREVENTION OF VISCERAL OBESITY
    William Cefalu; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....