clusiaceae

Summary

Summary: The mangosteen plant family (sometimes classified as Guttiferae; also known as Hypericaceae) of the order THEALES, subclass Dilleniidae, class Magnoliopsida. It includes trees and shrubs with resinous, sticky sap, usually with broad-ended, oblong, leathery leaves with a strong, central vein, flowers with many stamens.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Antioxidant xanthones from Cratoxylum cochinchinense
    Preecha Phuwapraisirisan
    Natural Product Research Unit, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
    Nat Prod Res 20:1332-7. 2006
  2. ncbi Flavonoid glycosides and other constituents of Psorospermum androsaemifolium BAKER (Clusiaceae)
    Herve Martial Poumale Poumale
    Department of Organic Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 56:1428-30. 2008
  3. ncbi Antimicrobial activities of methanol extract and compounds from stem bark of Vismia rubescens
    Jean de Dieu Tamokou
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, P O Box 67 Dschang, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 124:571-5. 2009
  4. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of the methanolic extracts and compounds from Vismia laurentii De Wild (Guttiferae)
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, P O Box 812 Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 109:372-9. 2007
  5. ncbi Laurentixanthones A and B, antimicrobial xanthones from Vismia laurentii
    Jean Robert Nguemeving
    Department of Organic Chemistry, University of Yaounde I, P O Box 812, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Phytochemistry 67:1341-6. 2006
  6. ncbi Antibacterial and cytotoxic activity of Brazilian plant extracts--Clusiaceae
    Ivana B Suffredini
    Laboratório de Extração, Universidade Paulista, Sao Paulo, SP, 01310 100, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 101:287-90. 2006
  7. ncbi Prenylated anthraquinones and other constituents from the seeds of Vismia laurentii
    Hippolyte Kamdem Wabo
    Department of Chemistry, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 55:1640-2. 2007
  8. ncbi Two new antimicrobial dimeric compounds: febrifuquinone, a vismione-anthraquinone coupled pigment and adamabianthrone, from two Psorospermum species
    Maurice Tsaffack
    Department of Organic Chemistry, TWAS Research Unit, Yaounde University I, Cameroon
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 57:1113-8. 2009
  9. ncbi Paradoxical effects of polyphenolic compounds from Clusiaceae on angiogenesis
    Alexis Lavaud
    INSERM UMR U1063, IBS IRIS, Universite d Angers, rue des Capucins, F 49100 Angers Cedex, France
    Biochem Pharmacol 83:514-23. 2012
  10. ncbi Alpha-glucosidase inhibitory anthranols, kenganthranols A-C, from the stem bark of Harungana madagascariensis
    Simeon F Kouam
    Department of Chemistry, Higher Teachers Training College, University of Yaounde 1, BP 47, Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Nat Prod 69:229-33. 2006

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Publications175 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Antioxidant xanthones from Cratoxylum cochinchinense
    Preecha Phuwapraisirisan
    Natural Product Research Unit, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
    Nat Prod Res 20:1332-7. 2006
    ..The structure of new compound was characterized by 1D and 2D NMR techniques. The isolated compounds showed free radical scavenging against DPPH and lipid peroxidation inhibition...
  2. ncbi Flavonoid glycosides and other constituents of Psorospermum androsaemifolium BAKER (Clusiaceae)
    Herve Martial Poumale Poumale
    Department of Organic Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 56:1428-30. 2008
    ..The structures of these secondary metabolites were established using detailed spectroscopic analysis and by comparison with published data. Compounds 1, 1a, 1b, 2, 3, 3a and 4 showed weak antifungal and antibacterial activities...
  3. ncbi Antimicrobial activities of methanol extract and compounds from stem bark of Vismia rubescens
    Jean de Dieu Tamokou
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, P O Box 67 Dschang, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 124:571-5. 2009
    ..The plant, Vismia rubescens (Guttiferae) is popularly used in Cameroon and in several parts of Africa as febrifugal and for the treatment of various microbial infections (skin diseases, diarrhoea and venereal diseases)...
  4. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of the methanolic extracts and compounds from Vismia laurentii De Wild (Guttiferae)
    Victor Kuete
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, P O Box 812 Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 109:372-9. 2007
    ..These results provide promising baseline information for the potential use of these crude extracts as well as some of the isolated compounds in the treatment of bacterial and fungal infections...
  5. ncbi Laurentixanthones A and B, antimicrobial xanthones from Vismia laurentii
    Jean Robert Nguemeving
    Department of Organic Chemistry, University of Yaounde I, P O Box 812, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Phytochemistry 67:1341-6. 2006
    ..The structures of compounds were established by means of spectroscopic methods. Furthermore, the compounds were screened for antimicrobial activities in vitro...
  6. ncbi Antibacterial and cytotoxic activity of Brazilian plant extracts--Clusiaceae
    Ivana B Suffredini
    Laboratório de Extração, Universidade Paulista, Sao Paulo, SP, 01310 100, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 101:287-90. 2006
    Twelve extracts obtained from nine plants belonging to six different genera of Clusiaceae were analyzed against Gram-negative (Escherichia coli and Pseudomonas aeruginosa) and Gram-positive (Staphylococcus aureus and Enterococcus faecalis)..
  7. ncbi Prenylated anthraquinones and other constituents from the seeds of Vismia laurentii
    Hippolyte Kamdem Wabo
    Department of Chemistry, University of Dschang, Dschang, Cameroon
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 55:1640-2. 2007
    ..Compounds 1, 4 and 5 exhibited moderate algicidal activity against Chlorella fusca and 3 showed moderate activity against the gram-positive bacterium Bacillus megaterium...
  8. ncbi Two new antimicrobial dimeric compounds: febrifuquinone, a vismione-anthraquinone coupled pigment and adamabianthrone, from two Psorospermum species
    Maurice Tsaffack
    Department of Organic Chemistry, TWAS Research Unit, Yaounde University I, Cameroon
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 57:1113-8. 2009
    ..Their structures were determined using modern spectroscopic methods including one and two dimensional-NMR techniques as well as MS. Compounds 1 and 2 showed significant antimicrobial activities against a wide range of bacteria and fungi...
  9. ncbi Paradoxical effects of polyphenolic compounds from Clusiaceae on angiogenesis
    Alexis Lavaud
    INSERM UMR U1063, IBS IRIS, Universite d Angers, rue des Capucins, F 49100 Angers Cedex, France
    Biochem Pharmacol 83:514-23. 2012
    b>Clusiaceae plants display high contents of xanthones and coumarins, the effects of which on endothelium, more particularly on angiogenesis, have not been assessed yet...
  10. ncbi Alpha-glucosidase inhibitory anthranols, kenganthranols A-C, from the stem bark of Harungana madagascariensis
    Simeon F Kouam
    Department of Chemistry, Higher Teachers Training College, University of Yaounde 1, BP 47, Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Nat Prod 69:229-33. 2006
    ..Some isolated compounds (3-5, 7-11) were evaluated for their alpha-glucosidase inhibition activity. Compounds 3, 4, 8, and 11 showed significant activity, whereas compounds 7, 9, and 10 were inactive in this test...
  11. ncbi Antibacterial and cytotoxic xanthones from the roots of Cratoxylum formosum
    Sompong Boonsri
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Songkhla 90112, Thailand
    Phytochemistry 67:723-7. 2006
    ..Their structures were established on the basis of analysis of spectroscopic evidence. In addition, antibacterial and cytotoxic activities of the isolates were also evaluated...
  12. ncbi Conformational analysis of the biflavanoid GB2 and a polyhydroxylated flavanone-chromone of Cratoxylum neriifolium
    Vineet Kumar
    Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Albertstrasse 25, 79104 Freiburg, Germany
    Planta Med 70:646-51. 2004
    ..Complete NMR spectral assignments of 1 and 2 have been done at 27 C and 90 C for the first time followed by a study of conformational behavior at room temperature by ROESY...
  13. ncbi Biochemical changes elicited by isosaline leaf and stem-bark extracts of Harungana madagascariensis in the rat
    J A Olagunju
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, Obafemi Awolowo College of Health Sciences, Ogun State University, PMB 2002, Ago Iwoye, Ogun State, Nigeria
    Phytother Res 18:588-91. 2004
    ..The results obtained clearly indicate that these extracts alter metabolic activities in both the liver and kidney of treated rats and hence, should be employed in herbal preparations with caution...
  14. ncbi Anthranoid compounds with antiprotozoal activity from Vismia orientalis
    Zakaria H Mbwambo
    Institute of Traditional Medicine, Muhimbili University College of Health Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Planta Med 70:706-10. 2004
    A phytochemical investigation of the 80% ethanolic extract of stem bark of Vismia orientalis Engl. (Guttiferae or Clusiaceae), a plant used in traditional medicine in Tanzania, resulted in the isolation and spectroscopic characterisation ..
  15. ncbi Allanxanthone B, a polyisoprenylated xanthone from the stem bark of Allanblackia monticola Staner L.C
    Anatole G B Azebaze
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Douala, P O Box 24157 Douala, Cameroon
    Phytochemistry 65:2561-4. 2004
    ..The antimicrobial activities of some of these compounds against a range of micro-organisms are also reported...
  16. ncbi Enhancing the oxidative stability of rice crackers by addition of the ethanolic extract of phytochemicals from Cratoxylum formosum Dyer
    Pitchaon Maisuthisakul
    Faculty of Science, University of the Thai Chamber of Com merce, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 16:37-42. 2007
    ..The present study indicated that C. formosum extract was a promising source of a natural food antioxidant and was effective in inhibiting lipid oxidation in rice crackers...
  17. ncbi Antimicrobial prenylated anthracene derivatives from the leaves of Harungana madagascariensis
    Simeon F Kouam
    Department of Chemistry, Higher Teachers Training College, University of Yaounde 1, BP 47, Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Nat Prod 70:600-3. 2007
    ..Compounds 2, 4, and 6 were strongly active against the Gram-positive Bacillus megaterium...
  18. ncbi Cytotoxic and antimalarial prenylated xanthones from Cratoxylum cochinchinense
    Surat Laphookhieo
    School of Science, Mae Fah Luang University, Thasud, Muang, Chiang Rai 57100, Thailand
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 54:745-7. 2006
    ..65 to 5.2 microg/ml. Compounds 1, 2, 6 and 7 also showed antimalarial activity against Plasmodium falciparum with IC(50) values of 3.2, 4.9, 7.2 and 2.6 microg/ml, respectively...
  19. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of Cratoxylum formosum on Streptococcus mutans
    Theeralaksna Suddhasthira
    Faculty of Dentistry, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:1156-9. 2006
    ..5 to 11.5 mm and MIC values between 48 microg/ml and 97 microg/ml. The gum of Cratoxylum formosum has high antimicrobial activity against S. mutans and may become a promising herbal varnish against caries...
  20. ncbi Cytotoxic 4-phenylcoumarins from the leaves of Marila pluricostata
    José L López-Pérez
    Departamento de Quimica Farmaceutica, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Salamanca, Campus Unamuno, E 37007, Salamanca, Spain
    J Nat Prod 68:369-73. 2005
    ..Their structures were established by spectroscopic means. All compounds were tested in cytotoxicity assays against the MCF-7, H-460, and SF-268 human cancer cell lines...
  21. ncbi Cytotoxic and antimicrobial benzophenones from the leaves of Tovomita longifolia
    Marisín Pecchio
    Centro de Investigaciones Farmacognósticas de la Flora Panameña CIFLORPAN, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Panama
    J Nat Prod 69:410-3. 2006
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  22. ncbi Effect of Mesua ferrea Linn. flower extract on Salmonella
    R Mazumder
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra 835 215, India
    Indian J Exp Biol 43:566-8. 2005
    ..Typhimurium NCTC 74. Further, the extract caused statistically significant reduction in viable count of the strain in liver, spleen and heart blood of challenged mice...
  23. ncbi Black teeth: beauty or caries prevention? Practice and beliefs of the Kammu people
    Gisela Ladda Tayanin
    WHO Collaborating Centre, Faculty of Odontology, University of Malmo, Malmo, Sweden
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 34:81-6. 2006
    ..To be beautiful and caries-free, Kammu women in Laos and Vietnam habitually paint their teeth black. Although this practice existed for many generations, it is now known only among the elderly...
  24. ncbi Anti-plasmodial and antioxidant activities of constituents of the seed shells of Symphonia globulifera Linn f
    Silvere Ngouela
    Department of Organic Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, P O Box 812 Yaounde, Cameroon
    Phytochemistry 67:302-6. 2006
    ..53, 1.29, 3.86 and 3.17 microM, respectively). Guttiferone A (4) showed a potent free radical scavenging activity compared to the well-known antioxidant caffeic acid...
  25. ncbi HIV-1 inhibition by extracts of Clusiaceae species from Mexico
    Maira Huerta-Reyes
    Department of Natural Products, Institute of Chemistry, National University of Mexico, Mexico D F, Mexico
    Biol Pharm Bull 27:916-20. 2004
    The organic plant extracts of 21 species of Clusiaceae from Mexico were screened for anti HIV-1 reverse transcriptase activity in a non-radioactive immuno colorimetric assay. The extracts of 5 species (23...
  26. ncbi Xanthone derivatives from Cratoxylum cochinchinense roots
    W Mahabusarakam
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Songkhla 90112, Thailand
    Phytochemistry 67:470-4. 2006
    ..Blume. Their structures were assigned on the basis of analyses of spectroscopic data. Some of the compounds exhibited effective antioxidative properties...
  27. ncbi Antibacterial xanthones from Kielmeyera variabilis mart. (Clusiaceae)
    Lucimar Pinheiro
    Departamento de Farmácia e Farmacologia, Universidade Estadual de Maringa, Maringa, PR, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 98:549-52. 2003
    ..It is not known whether the tetrahydroxy-2-prenylxanthone or other components of the xanthone mixture are responsible for the main antibacterial activity or whether additive or synergistic action is involved..
  28. ncbi Differential activation of protein kinase C isoforms by euxanthone, revealed by an in vivo yeast phenotypic assay
    Lucília Saraiva
    Planta Med 68:1039-41. 2002
    ..Furthermore, euxanthone presents differences on its potency towards individual PKC isoforms, showing a remarkable selectivity for PKC-zeta. These results can help to clarify the molecular basis of the euxanthone-mediated effects...
  29. ncbi Formation of particles in aqueous infusions of the medical plant Harungana madagascariensis
    R Groning
    Institut für Pharmazeutische Technologie und Biopharmazie, Munster, Germany
    Pharmazie 59:279-81. 2004
    ..The particle formation was investigated at pH 2.2, 4.0 and 7.4 at 37 degrees C. Nanoparticles are detected in infusions of the leaves and the stem bark at each pH. The pH value has an influence on the mean diameter and the count rate...
  30. ncbi Preliminary evaluation of Kielmeyera coriacea leaves extract on the central nervous system
    E A Audi
    Department of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Universidade Estadual de Maringa, PR, Brazil
    Fitoterapia 73:517-9. 2002
    ..According to the results, K. coriacea leaves extract is effective as anxiolytic but not as an antidepressant drug...
  31. ncbi Anti-inflammatory and anti-nociceptive activities of the stem bark extracts from Allanblackia monticola STANER L.C. (Guttiferae)
    Edwige Laure Nguemfo
    Department of Animal Biology and Physiology, Faculty of Science, PO Box 812, University of Yaounde I, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 114:417-24. 2007
    ..These results show that Allanblackia monticola has an anti-inflammatory and analgesic activities with gastric ulcerative side effects...
  32. ncbi New cytotoxic coumarins and prenylated benzophenone derivatives from the bark of Ochrocarpos punctatus from the Madagascar rainforest
    V S Prakash Chaturvedula
    Department of Chemistry, M C 0212, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA
    J Nat Prod 65:965-72. 2002
    ..The structures of compounds 1-10 were established on the basis of extensive 1D and 2D NMR spectroscopic data interpretation. All compounds exhibited cytotoxicity against the A2780 ovarian cancer cell line...
  33. ncbi Two benzophenone O-arabinosides and a chromone from Hypericum annulatum
    Paraskev T Nedialkov
    Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Medical University of Sofia, Dunav str 2, 1000, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Phytochemistry 59:867-71. 2002
    ..Co-occurrence of the two new benzophenone O-arabinosides along with the biogenetically related 1,5,7-trihydroxy-3-methoxyxanthone was not found...
  34. ncbi Natural products inhibiting Candida albicans secreted aspartic proteases from Tovomita krukovii
    Zhizhen Zhang
    National Center for Natural Products Research, Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Thad Cochran Research Center, School of Pharmacy, University of Mississippi, University, Mississippi 38677, USA
    Planta Med 68:49-54. 2002
    ..5 microg/ml, respectively, while the other compounds were inactive. In addition, compound 12 showed activity against C. albicans, C. neoformans, S. aureus and methicillin resistant S. aureus (MRS)...
  35. ncbi Antimicrobial and antileishmanial xanthones from the stem bark of Allanblackia gabonensis (Guttiferae)
    A G B Azebaze
    Faculty of Science, Department of Chemistry, University of Douala, Douala Cameroon
    Nat Prod Res 22:333-41. 2008
    ..These compounds were evaluated for their activity against Leishmania amazonensis in vitro and antimicrobial activities against a range of Gram negative and Gram positive bacteria...
  36. ncbi Cytotoxic constituents from Cratoxylum arborescens
    Prasert Pattanaprateeb
    Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Planta Med 71:181-3. 2005
    ..Compounds 1 and 5 showed moderate activity against the human small cell lung cancer NCI-H187 cell line with the IC50 values of 3.69 +/- 1.27 microg/mL and 3.08 +/- 0.73 microg/mL, respectively...
  37. ncbi Antioxidant and vascular protective activities of Cratoxylum formosum, Syzygium gratum and Limnophila aromatica
    Upa Kukongviriyapan
    Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Thailand
    Biol Pharm Bull 30:661-6. 2007
    ..It was concluded that the plant extracts possess antioxidants and have potential roles in protection of vascular dysfunction...
  38. pmc Cytotoxic xanthones from Psorospermum molluscum from the Madagascar rain forest
    John E Leet
    Bristol Myers Squibb Company, Wallingford, Connecticut 06492, USA
    J Nat Prod 71:460-3. 2008
    ..A new hydroxyprenylated xanthone ( 5) is also described. Xanthones 1 and 4 showed selective in vitro cytotoxicity against ABAE cells (bovine endothelial cell line)...
  39. ncbi New bioactive coumarins from Kielmeyera albopunctata
    Elita Scio
    Laboratório de Química de Produtos Naturais, CPqRR FIOCRUZ, Avenida Augusto de Lima, 1715, 30190 002, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    J Nat Prod 66:634-7. 2003
    ..Compound 1was active in vitro against the trypomastigote form of the parasite Trypanosoma cruzi, killing 80% of the parasites after 24 h contact at 4 degrees C when added at 125 microg/mL to infected murine blood...
  40. pmc In vitro screening for the tumoricidal properties of international medicinal herbs
    Elizabeth A Mazzio
    College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, Florida 32307, USA
    Phytother Res 23:385-98. 2009
    ..thalictroides (Berberidaceae) > Dryopteris crassirhizoma (Dryopteridaceae) > Garcinia cambogia (Clusiaceae) > Vitex agnus-castus (Verbenaceae) > Calamus draco (Arecaceae)...
  41. ncbi Cytotoxic activity of Brazilian Cerrado plants used in traditional medicine against cancer cell lines
    Mariana Laundry de Mesquita
    Laboratorio de Farmacognosia, Universidade de Brasilia, Brasilia, Brazil
    J Ethnopharmacol 123:439-45. 2009
    ..The search for new anti-cancer drugs is one of the most prominent research areas of natural products. Numerous active compounds isolated from Brazilian Cerrado plant species have been studied with promising results...
  42. ncbi Repellency to Stomoxys calcitrans (Diptera: Muscidae) of plant essential oils alone or in combination with Calophyllum inophyllum nut oil
    Tran Trung Hieu
    Department of Agricultural Biotechnology, Seoul National University, Seoul 151 921, Republic of Korea
    J Med Entomol 47:575-80. 2010
    ..Diptera: Muscidae) of 21 essential oils (EOs) alone or in combination with Calophyllum inophyllum L. (Clusiaceae) nut oil (tamanu oil) was examined using an exposed human hand bioassay...
  43. pmc Cockroaches as pollinators of Clusia aff. sellowiana (Clusiaceae) on inselbergs in French Guiana
    Blanka Vlasáková
    Department of Botany, Faculty of Science, Charles University in Prague, Benatska 2, CZ 12801 Prague 2, Czech Republic
    Ann Bot 102:295-304. 2008
    ..The focus is on the pollination biology and on the remarkable relationship of this plant species to Amazonina platystylata, its cockroach pollinator. This appears to be only the second record of pollination by cockroaches...
  44. ncbi Alternative food sources and overwintering feeding behavior of the boll weevil, Anthonomus grandis boheman (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) under the tropical conditions of Central Brazil
    Paulina de A Ribeiro
    Cenargen, EMBRAPA Recursos Geneticos e Biotecnologia, Brasilia, DF, Brasil 70770 900
    Neotrop Entomol 39:28-34. 2010
    ..25% each); in cotton area 2 the pollen sources were Malvaceae (50%), Asteraceae (25%) and Fabaceae and Clusiaceae (25% each); in the cerrado they were Chenopodiaceae (67%) and Scheuchzeriaceae (33%)...
  45. ncbi Ta'ta', Huayani: perception of leishmaniasis and evaluation of medicinal plants used by the Chayahuita in Peru. Part II
    G Odonne
    UMR EcoFoG, Université des Antilles et de la Guyane CNRS, 2091 Route de Baduel BP792, 97337, Cayenne Cedex, France
    J Ethnopharmacol 126:149-58. 2009
    ..This study documents traditional Chayahuita plant's use and disease concepts. Also, activity of some medicinal plants used by the Chayahuita is highlighted and discussed...
  46. ncbi In vitro breast cancer cell lethality of Brazilian plant extracts
    I B Suffredini
    Laboratório de Extração, Universidade Paulista, Sao Paulo, SP, 01310 100, Brasil
    Pharmazie 62:798-800. 2007
    ..Only 11 aqueous or organic extracts belonging to the Annonaceae, Apocynaceae, Araceae, Clusiaceae, Flacourtiaceae, Leguminosae, Olacaceae and Violaceae showed marked lethal activity...
  47. ncbi Cytotoxic effects of mammea type coumarins from Calophyllum brasiliense
    Ricardo Reyes-Chilpa
    Instituto de Quimica, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Ciudad Universitaria, Delagación Coyoacan México D F 04510, Mexico
    Life Sci 75:1635-47. 2004
    Calophyllum brasiliense (Clusiaceae) is a big tree from the Tropical Rain Forests of the American continent...
  48. ncbi Antileishmanial activity of crude extract and coumarin from Calophyllum brasiliense leaves against Leishmania amazonensis
    Mislaine Adriana Brenzan
    Pós Graduação em Ciências Farmacêuticas, Maringa, PR, Brazil
    Parasitol Res 101:715-22. 2007
    ..coumarin-type mammea purified from a dichloromethane crude extract of leaves of Calophyllum brasiliense Cambess (Clusiaceae)...
  49. ncbi Anti-inflammatory effects of hydroalcoholic extract and two biflavonoids from Garcinia gardneriana leaves in mouse paw oedema
    Jaqueline C Castardo
    Department of Pharmacology, Universidade Federal do Parana, PR, Brazil
    J Ethnopharmacol 118:405-11. 2008
    Garcinia gardneriana (Planch. & Triana) Zappi (Clusiaceae) is widely distributed in Brazil and used in folk medicine to treat inflammation, pain, and urinary tract and other infections...
  50. ncbi Comparative analyses of bioactive Mammea coumarins from seven parts of Mammea americana by HPLC-PDA with LC-MS
    Hui Yang
    Department of Biological Sciences, Lehman College, and The Graduate Center, The City University of New York, 250 Bedford Park Boulevard West, Bronx, New York 10468, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 54:4114-20. 2006
    Mammea americana L. is tropical plant in the Clusiaceae family that bears edible fruit...
  51. ncbi Screening of anti-HIV-1 inophyllums by HPLC-DAD of Calophyllum inophyllum leaf extracts from French Polynesia Islands
    Frédéric Laure
    Biodiversité Terrestre et Marine, Université de la Polynésie Française, BP 6570, 98702 Faa a, Tahiti, French Polynesia
    Anal Chim Acta 624:147-53. 2008
    Various pyranocoumarins, calophyllolide, inophyllums B, C, G(1), G(2) and P, from Calophyllum inophyllum (Clusiaceae) leaves of French Polynesia (Austral, Marquesas, Society and Tuamotu archipelagos) have been determined in 136 leaf ..
  52. ncbi Benzophenones and biflavonoids from Garcinia livingstonei fruits
    Hui Yang
    Department of Biological Sciences, Lehman College, The City University of New York, Bronx, New York 10468, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 58:4749-55. 2010
    ..12)], and the xanthone derivative alloathyriol (13), were identified from the fruits of Garcinia livingstonei (Clusiaceae). This is the first time that compounds 2-7, 9, 12, and 13 have been reported in this species...
  53. ncbi Evaluation of the leishmanicidal activity of plants used by Peruvian Chayahuita ethnic group
    Y Estevez
    UMR 152 IRD Université de Toulouse III, Mission IRD, Casilla 18, 1209 Lima 18, Peru
    J Ethnopharmacol 114:254-9. 2007
    ..Most of the selected species (19) are traditionally used by the Chayahuitas, an Amazonian Peruvian ethnic group, to treat skin affections and/or leishmaniasis...
  54. ncbi New tricyclic and tetracyclic pyranocoumarins with an unprecedented C-4 substituent. Structure elucidation of tamanolide, tamanolide D and tamanolide P from Calophyllum inophyllum of French Polynesia
    T Leu
    Laboratoire de Biodiversité Terrestre et Marine, Université de Polynésie Française, BP 6570, 98702 Faaa, Tahiti, Polynesie Francaise
    Magn Reson Chem 47:989-93. 2009
    ..b>Clusiaceae) grown in French Polynesia...
  55. ncbi Two polyisoprenylated benzophenones from the trunk latex of Clusia grandiflora (Clusiaceae)
    J Lokvam
    Department of Biology and Wildlife, University of Alaska Fairbanks, 99775, USA
    Phytochemistry 55:29-34. 2000
    The polyisoprenylated benzophenones, chamones I and II, were isolated from the trunk latex of Clusia grandiflora (Clusiaceae) growing in southeastern Venezuela...
  56. ncbi Antiplasmodial and other constituents from four Indonesian Garcinia spp
    Elfita Elfita
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Sriwijaya University, Palembang, Indonesia
    Phytochemistry 70:907-12. 2009
    ..e. Garcinia griffithii T. Anderson, Garcinia celebica L., Garcinia cornea L. and Garcinia cymosa K. Schum (Clusiaceae), have resulted in the isolation of a xanthone, 1,5-dihydroxy-3,6-dimethoxy-2,7-diprenylxanthone, 1,7-..
  57. ncbi Unequivocal NMR assignments: O-methoxy-methyl esters derivatives of acid chromanones from Calophyllum brasiliense CAMB. (Guanandi)
    D Caneppele
    Department of Chemistry, Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso, Cuiaba, MT, Brazil
    Nat Prod Res 22:846-53. 2008
    The present work describes the fractionation of the crude hexane extract (EBHEX) from Calophyllum brasiliense (Clusiaceae) stem bark...
  58. ncbi First 2-hydroxy-3-methylbut-3-enyl substituted xanthones isolated from plants: structure elucidation, synthesis and antifungal activity
    Jean Michel Oger
    SONAS, UFR des Sciences Pharmaceutiques et Ingenierie de la Sante, 16 Bd Daviers, F 49100 Angers, France
    Nat Prod Res 17:195-9. 2003
    ..1 and (+/-)-dicaledol 2 were isolated from a dichloromethane extract of the leaves of Calophyllum caledonicum (Clusiaceae)...
  59. ncbi Nest relocation and high mortality rate in a Neotropical social wasp: Impact of an exceptionally rainy La Niña year
    Alain Dejean
    CNRS UMR 8172 Ecofog, Ecologie des Forêts de Guyane, Campus agronomique, BP 709, 97387 Kourou Cedex, France
    C R Biol 333:35-40. 2010
    ..a situation well adapted to the previous dry season) of the most frequent substrate tree, Clusia grandiflora (Clusiaceae), to upper leaves, better ventilated and whose orientation provides good protection from the rain...
  60. ncbi [Secondary embryonary root associated with seed germination in Garcinia intermedia (Clusiaceae) and its possible role in seedling survival]
    José Fco Di Stefano
    Escuela de Biologia, Universidad de Costa Rica
    Rev Biol Trop 54:927-34. 2006
    Germination tests on Garcinia intermedia (Clusiaceae) seeds showed the growth of two types of roots: additionally to the primary root, a secondary root crosses the seed lengthwise...
  61. ncbi New pyranocoumarins isolated from Calophyllum lanigerum and Calophyllum teysmannii
    T C McKee
    Division of Cancer Treatment, Diagnosis and Centers, National Cancer Institute, NCI FCRDC, Frederick, Maryland 21702 1201, USA
    J Nat Prod 59:754-8. 1996
    ..lanigerum var. austrocoriaceum and C. teysmannii var. inophylloide (King.) P. F. Stevens (Clusiaceae)...
  62. ncbi Antiplasmodial benzophenone derivatives from the root barks of Symphonia globulifera (Clusiaceae)
    Guillaume Marti
    Centre de Recherche de Gif, Institut de Chimie des Substances Naturelles, CNRS, Gif sur Yvette, France
    Phytochemistry 71:964-74. 2010
    ..1 to 10.1 microM. A LC/ESI-MS(n) study performed on polyprenylated benzophenones previously isolated from Moronobea coccinea provided a reliable method for their detection in the extract and structural elucidation...
  63. ncbi The mutagenic potential of Clusia alata (Clusiaceae) extract based on two short-term in vivo assays
    A C G Moura
    Departamento de Fonoaudiologia, Faculdade de Filosofia e Ciências, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Marilia, SP, Brasil
    Genet Mol Res 7:1360-8. 2008
    ..No evidence of a significant decrease in the mitotic index was observed. Acute consumption of high concentrations of C. alata extract produced some mutagenic effects in bone marrow cells...
  64. ncbi alpha-glucosidase inhibitors from Garcinia brevipedicellata (Clusiaceae)
    Joseph Ngoupayo
    Département de Chimie Organique, Universite de Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroun
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 56:1466-9. 2008
    ..Structural elucidations were made by spectroscopic analyses including 2D-NMR data...
  65. ncbi Photosynthetic efficiency of Clusia arrudae leaf tissue with and without Cecidomyiidae galls
    G W Fernandes
    Ecologia Evolutiva e Biodiversidade, Departamento de Biologia Geral DBG, Instituto de Ciencias Biologicas ICB, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais UFMG, CP 486, CEP 30161 970, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Braz J Biol 70:723-8. 2010
    ..new species of Cecidomyiidae (Diptera) are frequent on leaves of Clusia arrudae Planchon & Tirana (Clusiaceae) in the rupestrian fields at 1400 m a.s.l. in Serra do Cipó, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Galls were 7.1 ± 0...
  66. ncbi Betulinic acid, a natural pentacyclic triterpenoid, prevents abdominal fat accumulation in mice fed a high-fat diet
    Célio L de Melo
    Department of Clinical and Toxicological Analysis, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    J Agric Food Chem 57:8776-81. 2009
    ..b>Clusiaceae), in mice on a high-fat diet (HFD)...
  67. ncbi Effect of xanthone from Kielmeyera coriacea stems on serotonergic neurons of the median raphe nucleus
    V R Sela
    Department of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, State University of Maringá Av Colombo 5790, 87020 900 Maringa, Parana, Brazil
    Phytomedicine 17:274-8. 2010
    Kielmeyera coriacea Mart. (Clusiaceae), known as "Pau Santo", is used to treat several tropical diseases...
  68. ncbi Essential oil composition of Hypericum triquetrifolium Turra. aerial parts
    Hosni Karim
    Aromatic and Medicinal Plants Unit, Biotechnologic Center in Borj Cedria Technopol, Hammam Lif, Tunisia
    Ital J Biochem 56:40-6. 2007
    ..oil obtained by hydrodistillation from the aerial parts of Tunisian endemic Hypericum triquetrifolium Turra (Clusiaceae) was analyzed using GC and GC-MS. One hundred and nine compounds consisting of 92...
  69. ncbi Characterization of supercritical fluid extracts of St. John's wort (Hypericum perforatum L.) by HPLC-MS and GC-MS
    Christoph Seger
    Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Institute of Pharmacy, Leopold Franzens University, Innsbruck, Austria
    Eur J Pharm Sci 21:453-63. 2004
    Supercritical fluid extracts (carbon dioxide without modifiers) of St. John's Wort (Hypericum perforatum L., Clusiaceae) were analyzed by GC-MS, HPLC-DAD and HPLC-DAD-MS. Besides the dominating phloroglucinols hyperforin (36.5 +/- 1...
  70. ncbi Morphology and anatomy of developing fruits and seeds of Vismia guianensis (Aubl.) Choisy (Clusiaceae)
    K S Mourão
    Departamento de Biologia, Universidade Estadual de Maringa, Avenida Colombo, 5790, CEP 87020 900, Maringa, Parana, Brazil
    Braz J Biol 61:147-58. 2001
    ..The embryo, rich in lipids, is straight and shows foliaceous cotyledons...
  71. ncbi Biflavonoids from the unripe fruits of Clusia paralicola and their antioxidant activity
    Rafaela Ferreira Oliveira
    Departamento de Ciências Moleculares, Universidade Federal Rural de Pernambuco, Recife, Pernambuco, CEP 52171 900, Brazil
    Nat Prod Commun 7:1597-600. 2012
    Investigation of the green fruits of Clusia paralicola (Clusiaceae) led to the isolation and characterization of two 3,8"-biflavonoids, 2R, 3S, 2"R, 3"R-GB1-7"-O-beta-glucoside (1) and 2R, 3S, 2"R, 3,8"-binaringenin-7"-O-beta-glucoside (2)..
  72. pmc Phenolic Content, Antioxidant Activity, Antibacterial Activity and Phytochemical Composition of Garcinia lancifolia
    R S Policegoudra
    Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Defence Research Laboratory, Tezpur 784 001, India
    Indian J Pharm Sci 74:268-71. 2012
    Garcinia lancifolia (Clusiaceae) is an unexplored medicinal plant used as stomachic, diuretic and its fruit is used to cure dysentery and diarrhoea. The acidic fruits are used to prepare juice, pickle and curries...
  73. ncbi Ejaculatory activities of Allanblackia floribunda stem bark in spinal male rats
    Antoine Kada Sanda
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Bamenda, Bambili, Cameroon
    Pharm Biol 51:1014-20. 2013
    ..Some of these plants are used as aphrodisiac agents. The stem bark of Allanblackia floribunda Oliver (Clusiacea) has been used in Cameroon as an aphrodisiac...
  74. ncbi Advanced glycation inhibition and protection against endothelial dysfunction induced by coumarins and procyanidins from Mammea neurophylla
    Bach Tai Dang
    Universite d Angers, SFR QUASAV, EA 921 SONAS, Angers, France
    Fitoterapia 96:65-75. 2014
    ..Therefore, the identification of new anti-AGE molecules or extracts aims at preventing such pathologies. Many Clusiaceae and Calophyllaceae species are used in traditional medicines to treat arterial hypertension as well as diabetes...
  75. ncbi Systematic analysis of in vitro photo-cytotoxic activity in extracts from terrestrial plants in Peninsula Malaysia for photodynamic therapy
    Cheng Yi Ong
    Cancer Research Initiatives Foundation CARIF, Subang Jaya Medical Centre, 1, Jalan SS12 1A, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia
    J Photochem Photobiol B 96:216-22. 2009
    ..Of these, 29 plants, namely three from each of the Clusiaceae, Leguminosae, Rutaceae and Verbenaceae families, two from the Piperaceae family and the remaining 15 are from ..
  76. ncbi Structural diversity and bioactivities of natural benzophenones
    Shi Biao Wu
    College of Life and Environmental Science, Minzu Unversity of China, 27 Zhong Guan Cun South Avenue, Haidian District, Beijing 100081, China
    Nat Prod Rep 31:1158-74. 2014
    ..from higher plants or fungi, most with polyisoprenylated benzophenone skeletons, and are mainly found in the Clusiaceae (formerly Guttiferae) family, a number from edible or medicinal species...
  77. ncbi Molecular characterization of Platonia insignis Mart. ("bacurizeiro") using inter simple sequence repeat (ISSR) markers
    I G B Souza
    Programa de Pós graduação em Genética e Melhoramento, Universidade Federal do Piaui, Campus Agrícola da Socopo, Teresina, PI 64049 550, Brazil
    Mol Biol Rep 40:3835-45. 2013
    Platonia insignis Mart. (Clusiaceae) is widespread throughout the Amazon and adjacent areas. The fruits (known locally as "bacuri") have significant commercial potential, but the species is under threat from agro-industrial expansion...
  78. ncbi Mesua beccariana (Clusiaceae), a source of potential anti-cancer lead compounds in drug discovery
    Soek Sin Teh
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 UPM Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
    Molecules 17:10791-800. 2012
    ....
  79. ncbi Chemistry and biology of genus Vismia
    Hidayat Hussain
    Department of Biological Sciences and Chemistry, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Nizwa, Birkat Al Mouz, Sultanate of Oman, Nizwa, Oman
    Pharm Biol 50:1448-62. 2012
    ..Within the framework of an International Cooperative Biodiversity Groups project, three Vismia species were studied for their potential anticancer activity...
  80. ncbi Xanthones from the stems of Cratoxylum cochinchinense
    Yinghui Duan
    Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Natural Products, College of Pharmacy, Jinan University, Guangzhou, 510632, China
    Magn Reson Chem 50:642-5. 2012
    ..The structures of new compounds were determined by extensive spectroscopic analyses, mainly 1D and 2D NMR and HRESIMS data...
  81. ncbi Genotoxicity assessment of Garcinia achachairu Rusby (Clusiaceae) extract in mammalian cells in vivo
    Eduardo de Souza Marques
    Universidade Estadual Paulista UNESP Instituto de Biociências, Programa de Pós Graduação em Biologia Geral e Aplicada, Botucatu, SP, Brazil
    J Ethnopharmacol 142:362-6. 2012
    Garcinia achachairu Rusby (Clusiaceae) is popularly known as "achachairu", and is used in Bolivian folk medicine for its healing, digestive, and laxative properties, and in the treatment of gastritis, rheumatism and inflammation...
  82. ncbi Phylogeny of the clusioid clade (Malpighiales): evidence from the plastid and mitochondrial genomes
    Brad R Ruhfel
    Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University Herbaria, 22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Am J Bot 98:306-25. 2011
    The clusioid clade includes five families (i.e., Bonnetiaceae, Calophyllaceae, Clusiaceae s.s., Hypericaceae, and Podostemaceae) represented by 94 genera and ≈1900 species...
  83. ncbi [Identification on Herba Hyperici Japonici and its adulterant]
    Jian ping Song
    Yancheng Health Vocational and Technical College, Yancheng 224006, China
    Zhong Yao Cai 31:663-5. 2008
    ..To study the identification of Herba Hyperici Japonici and its adulterant...
  84. ncbi Essential oil composition of Vismia macrophylla leaves (Guttiferae)
    Janne Rojas
    Organic Biomolecular Research Group, Research Institute, Faculty of Pharmacy and Bioanalysis, University of Los Andes, Merida, Venezuela
    Nat Prod Commun 6:85-6. 2011
    ..The major components were beta-caryophyllene (20.1%), germacrene D (11.6%) and beta-elemene (7.0%)...
  85. ncbi Biosynthesis of biphenyls and benzophenones--evolution of benzoic acid-specific type III polyketide synthases in plants
    Ludger Beerhues
    Institut fur Pharmazeutische Biologie, Technische Universitat Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany
    Phytochemistry 70:1719-27. 2009
    ..Polyprenylated benzophenone derivatives with bridged polycyclic skeletons are widely distributed in the Clusiaceae (Guttiferae). Xanthones are regioselectively cyclized benzophenone derivatives...
  86. ncbi Antimalarial compounds from the stem bark of Vismia laurentii
    Diderot T Noungoue
    Department of Organic Chemistry, Faculty of Science, TWAS Research Unit TRU of University of Yaoundé I, P O Box 812, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Z Naturforsch C 64:210-4. 2009
    ..The structure of all these compounds was elucidated by spectroscopic means. The stem bark extract and compounds 1 and 3 showed good antimalarial activity against the W2 strain of Plasmodium falciparum...
  87. ncbi Chemical and pharmacological aspects of the genus Calophyllum
    Valdir Cechinel Filho
    Programa de Mestrado em Ciências Farmacêuticas e Núcleo de Investigações Químico Farmacêuticas CCS, Universidade do Vale do Itajai, Itajai, SC, Brazil
    Chem Biodivers 6:313-27. 2009
    The Calophyllum genus (Clusiaceae) is composed of ca. 200 species, with a pantropical distribution...
  88. ncbi In vitro antimicrobial activity of the leaf extract of Harungana madagascariensis Lam. Ex Poir. (Hypericaceae) against strains causing otitis externa in dogs and cats
    B Moulari
    Equipe Sciences Séparatives et Biopharmaceutiques EA 3924, UFR de Medecine et de Pharmacie, Universite de Franche Comte, Place Saint Jacques, 25030 Besancon, France
    Acta Vet Hung 55:97-105. 2007
    ....
  89. ncbi Mesuol, a natural occurring 4-phenylcoumarin, inhibits HIV-1 replication by targeting the NF-kappaB pathway
    Nieves Marquez
    Departamento de Biologia Celular, Fisiologia e Inmunologia, Universidad de Cordoba, Facultad de Medicina, Avda de Menendez Pidal s n, 14004 Cordoba, Spain
    Antiviral Res 66:137-45. 2005
    ....
  90. ncbi Morphology and anatomy of a leaf mine in Vismia guianensis (Aubl.) Choisy (Clusiaceae) in a fragment of Brazilian Atlantic forest
    J S Almeida-Cortez
    Departamento de Botanica, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Rua Prof Nelson Chaves s n, CEP 50372 970, Recife, PE, Brazil
    Braz J Biol 66:759-63. 2006
    ..There is not a pattern of leaf mining, but the larvae did not consume the druses observed on mesophyll and the vascular tissues of the mid-vein and lateral vein...
  91. ncbi Pharmacological and phytochemical investigations of different parts of Calophyllum brasiliense (Clusiaceae)
    D E B Isaias
    Programa de Mestrado em Ciências Farmacêuticas e Núcleo de Investigações Químico Farmacêuticas CCS, Universidade do Vale do Itajai, Itajai, SC, Brazil
    Pharmazie 59:879-81. 2004
    ....
  92. ncbi Seasonal water stress tolerance and habitat associations within four neotropical tree genera
    Christopher Baraloto
    INRA, UMR Ecologie des Forêts de Guyane, Kourou, French Guiana
    Ecology 88:478-89. 2007
    ..in lowland tropical rain forests of French Guiana, including Virola and Iryanthera (Myristicaceae), Symphonia (Clusiaceae), and Eperua (Caesalpiniaceae)...
  93. ncbi Antidepressant-like effect of hyperfoliatin, a polyisoprenylated phloroglucinol derivative from Hypericum perfoliatum (Clusiaceae) is associated with an inhibition of neuronal monoamines uptake
    Jean Claude do Rego
    CNRS FRE 2735, Laboratory of Experimental Neuropsychopharmacology, European Institute for Peptide Research IFRMP 23, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, Institute of Biomedical Research, University of Rouen, France
    Eur J Pharmacol 569:197-203. 2007
    ..These data suggest that the antidepressant-like effect of hyperfoliatin on the forced-swimming test is probably associated to monoamine uptake inhibition, due to a mechanism of action different from that of known antidepressants...
  94. ncbi Antimalarial and vasorelaxant constituents of the leaves of Allanblackia monticola (Guttiferae)
    A G B Azebaze
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Douala, P O Box 24157, Douala, Cameroon
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 101:23-30. 2007
    ..The corresponding values for compounds 2 and 6 when tested against noradrenaline-induced contractions were approximately 18% and 35%, respectively...
  95. ncbi Leishmanicidal and cholinesterase inhibiting activities of phenolic compounds from Allanblackia monticola and Symphonia globulifera
    Bruno Ndjakou Lenta
    Department of Chemistry, Higher Teachers Training College, University of Yaounde 1, P O Box 47, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Molecules 12:1548-57. 2007
    In a preliminary antiprotozoal screening of several Clusiaceae species, the methanolic extracts of Allanblackia monticola and Symphonia globulifera showed high in vitro leishmanicidal activity...
  96. ncbi Effect of benzophenones from Hypericum annulatum on carbon tetrachloride-induced toxicity in freshly isolated rat hepatocytes
    Mitka Mitcheva
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Medical University Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Redox Rep 11:3-8. 2006
    ....
  97. ncbi Isolation and in vitro antibacterial activity of astilbin, the bioactive flavanone from the leaves of Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir. (Hypericaceae)
    B Moulari
    Laboratoire de Galénique et Biopharmacie, EA 3924 Sciences Séparatives et Biopharmaceutiques, UFR Sciences Médicales et Pharmaceutiques, Universite de Franche Comte, Place Saint Jacques, 25030 Besancon Cedex, France
    J Ethnopharmacol 106:272-8. 2006
    ..The minimal inhibitory quantity (MIQs) of astilbin ranged from 50 to 100 microg...
  98. ncbi 4-Alkyl- and 4-phenylcoumarins from Mesua ferrea as promising multidrug resistant antibacterials
    Luisella Verotta
    Dipartimento di Chimica Organica e Industriale, Universita degli Studi di Milano, via Venezian 21, 20133 Milano, Italy
    Phytochemistry 65:2867-79. 2004
    ..Biological investigations towards the screening on a number of bacteria strains and Plasmodium falciparum, identified compounds 1-9 as weak antiprotozoal agents and potent antibacterials on resistant Gram-positive strains...
  99. ncbi Xanthones, biflavanones and triterpenes from Pentadesma grandifolia (Clusiaceae): structural determination and bioactivity
    Grace Leontine Nwabouloun Djoufack
    Department of Systematic and Evolutionary Botany Chemodiversity Research Group, Faculty Center of Biodiversity, University of Vienna, Rennweg 14, A 1030 Wien, Austria
    Nat Prod Commun 5:1055-60. 2010
    Stem bark, roots, leaves and fruits of Pentadesma grandifolia Baker f. (Clusiaceae) have been analyzed for the presence of xanthones, biflavonoids and triterpenoids...
  100. ncbi Cytotoxic coumarins from Calophyllum dispar
    D Guilet
    SONAS, UFR des Sciences Pharmaceutiques, 16 Bd Daviers, F-49100, Angers, France
    Phytochemistry 58:571-5. 2001
    Six coumarins have been isolated from the fruits and the stem bark of Calophyllum dispar (Clusiaceae). The structures of these minor components were established by means of spectroscopic analysis, including extensive 2D NMR studies...
  101. ncbi A new long-chain unsaturated ester and other constituents of Hypericum tomentosum
    Ouassila Touafek
    Laboratoire d Obtention de Substances Thérapeutique L O S T, Faculte des Sciences, Université Mentouri Constantine, Campus Chaabat Ersas, 25000 Constantine, Algeria
    Nat Prod Commun 7:63-4. 2012
    ..b>Clusiaceae)...

Research Grants1

  1. Transcriptional Regulaton of Pro-Inflammatory Genes by Gambogic Acid
    KUMBLE SANDEEP PRABHU; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH REVELANCE: Gamboges, the resin from Garcinia morella and G. hanburyi that belong to the family Clusiaceae (Guttiferae), which are native to Asia, Australia, Southern Africa, and Polynesia, are rich in a polyprenylated ..