juniperus

Summary

Summary: A plant genus of the family CUPRESSACEAE. The species are slow growing coniferous evergreen trees or shrubs.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Anti-obesity effects of Juniperus chinensis extract are associated with increased AMP-activated protein kinase expression and phosphorylation in the visceral adipose tissue of rats
    Seung Jin Kim
    Department of Food and Nutrition, Brain Korea 21 Project, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
    Biol Pharm Bull 31:1415-21. 2008
  2. ncbi Antifungal and insecticidal activity of two Juniperus essential oils
    David E Wedge
    USDA ARS NPURU, The University of Mississippi, University, MS 38677, USA
    Nat Prod Commun 4:123-7. 2009
  3. doi Assessment of the allelopathic potential of Juniperus ashei on germination and growth of Bouteloua curtipendula
    G P Young
    The University of Texas at San Antonio, 78249, USA
    J Chem Ecol 35:74-80. 2009
  4. doi Enhanced growth of Juniperus thurifera under a warmer climate is explained by a positive carbon gain under cold and drought
    Teresa E Gimeno
    Laboratorio Internacional de Cambio Global LINC Global, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, MNCN CSIC, Serrano 115dpo, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Tree Physiol 32:326-36. 2012
  5. doi Essential oils of Cupressus funebris, Juniperus communis, and J. chinensis (Cupressaceae) as repellents against ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) and mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) and as toxicants against mosquitoes
    John F Carroll
    USDA, ARS, Invasive Insect Biocontrol and Behavior Laboratory, Beltsville Agricultural Research Center, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    J Vector Ecol 36:258-68. 2011
  6. ncbi Insecticidal activity of deoxypodophyllotoxin, isolated from Juniperus sabina L, and related lignans against larvae of Pieris rapae L
    Rong Gao
    Department of Neurotoxicology, Applied Institute of Toxicology, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing 210029, China
    Pest Manag Sci 60:1131-6. 2004
  7. doi Seasonal changes in depth of water uptake for encroaching trees Juniperus virginiana and Pinus ponderosa and two dominant C4 grasses in a semiarid grassland
    Kathleen D Eggemeyer
    School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 406 Hardin Hall, Lincoln, NE 68583 0974, USA
    Tree Physiol 29:157-69. 2009
  8. ncbi Site properties for Crimean juniper (Juniperus excelsa) in semi-natural forests of south western Anatolia, Turkey
    Kursad Ozkan
    Department of Soil and Ecology, Faculty of Forestry, Suleyman Demirel University, 32260 Isparta, Turkey
    J Environ Biol 31:97-100. 2010
  9. ncbi A monoterpene glucoside and three megastigmane glycosides from Juniperus communis var. depressa
    Tsutomu Nakanishi
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Setsunan University, Hirakata, Osaka, Japan
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 53:783-7. 2005
  10. pmc Pollination drop in Juniperus communis: response to deposited material
    Serena Mugnaini
    Department of Environmental Sciences G Sarfatti, University of Siena, Via P A Mattioli 4, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Ann Bot 100:1475-81. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Structural biology of cedar pollen allergy
    Terumi Midoro Horiuti; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications180 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Anti-obesity effects of Juniperus chinensis extract are associated with increased AMP-activated protein kinase expression and phosphorylation in the visceral adipose tissue of rats
    Seung Jin Kim
    Department of Food and Nutrition, Brain Korea 21 Project, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
    Biol Pharm Bull 31:1415-21. 2008
    This study evaluates the protective effect of Juniperus chinensis hot water extract (JCE) against high-fat-diet (HFD)-induced obesity and its molecular mechanisms in the visceral adipose tissue of rats...
  2. ncbi Antifungal and insecticidal activity of two Juniperus essential oils
    David E Wedge
    USDA ARS NPURU, The University of Mississippi, University, MS 38677, USA
    Nat Prod Commun 4:123-7. 2009
    Essential oils of two Tibetan Junipers Juniperus saltuaria and J. squamata var. fargesii (Cupressaceae) were obtained by distilling dried leaves and branches using a Clevenger apparatus. Sixty-seven compounds from J...
  3. doi Assessment of the allelopathic potential of Juniperus ashei on germination and growth of Bouteloua curtipendula
    G P Young
    The University of Texas at San Antonio, 78249, USA
    J Chem Ecol 35:74-80. 2009
    Potential allelopathic compounds of Juniperus ashei Buchh. (Ashe juniper) and their effect on a native grass were determined in laboratory and field studies...
  4. doi Enhanced growth of Juniperus thurifera under a warmer climate is explained by a positive carbon gain under cold and drought
    Teresa E Gimeno
    Laboratorio Internacional de Cambio Global LINC Global, Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, MNCN CSIC, Serrano 115dpo, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Tree Physiol 32:326-36. 2012
    b>Juniperus thurifera L. is an endemic conifer of the western Mediterranean Basin where it is subjected to a severe climatic stress characterized by low winter temperatures and summer drought...
  5. doi Essential oils of Cupressus funebris, Juniperus communis, and J. chinensis (Cupressaceae) as repellents against ticks (Acari: Ixodidae) and mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) and as toxicants against mosquitoes
    John F Carroll
    USDA, ARS, Invasive Insect Biocontrol and Behavior Laboratory, Beltsville Agricultural Research Center, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    J Vector Ecol 36:258-68. 2011
    b>Juniperus communis leaf oil, J. chinensis wood oil, and Cupressus funebris wood oil (Cupressaceae) from China were analyzed by gas chromatography and gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. We identified 104 compounds, representing 66.8-95...
  6. ncbi Insecticidal activity of deoxypodophyllotoxin, isolated from Juniperus sabina L, and related lignans against larvae of Pieris rapae L
    Rong Gao
    Department of Neurotoxicology, Applied Institute of Toxicology, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing 210029, China
    Pest Manag Sci 60:1131-6. 2004
    ..naturally occurring insecticides from plants from the northwestern part of China, a petroleum ether extract of Juniperus sabina L was found to show insecticidal activity against fifth-instar larvae of Pieris rapae L...
  7. doi Seasonal changes in depth of water uptake for encroaching trees Juniperus virginiana and Pinus ponderosa and two dominant C4 grasses in a semiarid grassland
    Kathleen D Eggemeyer
    School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 406 Hardin Hall, Lincoln, NE 68583 0974, USA
    Tree Physiol 29:157-69. 2009
    ..amp; C. Lawson, Juniperus virginiana L.), and two C(4) grasses (Schizachyrium scoparium (Michx.) Nash, Panicum virgatum L...
  8. ncbi Site properties for Crimean juniper (Juniperus excelsa) in semi-natural forests of south western Anatolia, Turkey
    Kursad Ozkan
    Department of Soil and Ecology, Faculty of Forestry, Suleyman Demirel University, 32260 Isparta, Turkey
    J Environ Biol 31:97-100. 2010
    ..Anatolia along a gradient between Mediterranean and continental climates to determine the site requirements of Juniperus excelsa in Turkey...
  9. ncbi A monoterpene glucoside and three megastigmane glycosides from Juniperus communis var. depressa
    Tsutomu Nakanishi
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Setsunan University, Hirakata, Osaka, Japan
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 53:783-7. 2005
    ..glycosides (2-4) were isolated along with a known megastigmane glucoside (5) from twigs with leaves of Juniperus communis var. depressa (Cupressaceae) collected in Oregon, U.S.A...
  10. pmc Pollination drop in Juniperus communis: response to deposited material
    Serena Mugnaini
    Department of Environmental Sciences G Sarfatti, University of Siena, Via P A Mattioli 4, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Ann Bot 100:1475-81. 2007
    ..The objective of this work was to study the formation of the pollination drop in Juniperus communis, its carbohydrate composition and the response to deposition of conspecific pollen, foreign pollen and ..
  11. doi Anti-inflammatory phenolics isolated from Juniperus rigida leaves and twigs in lipopolysaccharide-stimulated RAW264.7 macrophage cells
    Eun Ju Jeong
    College of Pharmacy and Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Science, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    J Enzyme Inhib Med Chem 27:875-9. 2012
    ..effort searching for anti-inflammatory compounds from medicinal plants deduced that the methanolic extract of Juniperus rigida S. et L...
  12. doi Evaluation of fruit extracts of six Turkish Juniperus species for their antioxidant, anticholinesterase and antimicrobial activities
    Mehmet Ozturk
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Mugla University, 48121 Muğla, Turkey
    J Sci Food Agric 91:867-76. 2011
    b>Juniperus L. (Cupressaceae) species are mostly spread out in the Northern Hemisphere of the world, and some of them are used as folkloric medicines. The fruits of some species are eaten...
  13. ncbi Phylogeography of the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau endemic Juniperus przewalskii (Cupressaceae) inferred from chloroplast DNA sequence variation
    Q Zhang
    Key Laboratory of Arid and Grassland Ecology, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, 730000, China
    Mol Ecol 14:3513-24. 2005
    ..species of the forests in this region, we examined chloroplast trnT-trnF and trnS-trnG sequence variation within Juniperus przewalskii, a key endemic tree species...
  14. pmc Genetic variation in five Mediterranean populations of Juniperus phoenicea as revealed by inter-simple sequence repeat (ISSR) markers
    Marilena Meloni
    Dipartimento di Biotecnologie e Scienze Molecolari, Universita degli Studi dell Insubria, via J H Dunant 3, 21100 Varese, Italy
    Ann Bot 97:299-304. 2006
    ..In this work, the genetic variability in five natural populations of Juniperus phoenicea, three from Sardinia, one from Cyprus and the last one in the Maritime Alps was analysed by means of ..
  15. doi Chemical composition of volatile extract and biological activities of volatile and less-volatile extracts of juniper berry (Juniperus drupacea L.) fruit
    Ahmed El-Ghorab
    Flavor and Aroma Department, National Research Center, Dokki, Cairo, Egypt
    J Agric Food Chem 56:5021-5. 2008
    Volatile chemicals in a dichloromethane extract from a steam distillate of juniper berry fruit (Juniperus drupacea L...
  16. doi Aspergillus fumigatus Fresenius, an endophytic fungus from Juniperus communis L. Horstmann as a novel source of the anticancer pro-drug deoxypodophyllotoxin
    S Kusari
    Institut für Umweltforschung INFU, Technische Universitat Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany
    J Appl Microbiol 107:1019-30. 2009
    Isolation, identification and characterization of an endophytic fungus from Juniperus communis L. Horstmann, as a novel producer of deoxypodophyllotoxin and its in vitro antimicrobial assay.
  17. doi A comparative study on the antinociceptive and anti-inflammatory activities of five Juniperus taxa
    Esra Küpeli Akkol
    Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Gazi University, Etiler 06330, Ankara, Turkey
    J Ethnopharmacol 125:330-6. 2009
    b>Juniperus L. (Cupressaceae) species have been used to various inflammatory and infectious diseases such as bronchitis, colds, cough, fungal infections, hemorrhoids, gynecological diseases, and wounds in Turkish folk medicine.
  18. doi Antimycobacterial terpenoids from Juniperus communis L. (Cuppressaceae)
    Andréa Y Gordien
    Natural Products Research Laboratories, Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow G4 0NR, UK
    J Ethnopharmacol 126:500-5. 2009
    b>Juniperus communis is a plant which has been reported as a traditional cure for tuberculosis (TB) and other respiratory diseases.
  19. ncbi Antimycobacterial constituents from Juniperus procera, Ferula communis and Plumbago zeylanica and their in vitro synergistic activity with isonicotinic acid hydrazide
    Jaber S Mossa
    Department of Pharmacognosy, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, P O Box 2457, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia
    Phytother Res 18:934-7. 2004
    ..When tested against the resistant strain of M. tuberculosis H37Rv, plumbagin and 7beta-hydroxyabieta-8,13-dien-11,12-dione exhibited inhibitory activity at <12.5 microg/mL, while others were inactive at this concentration...
  20. doi Range-wide phylogeography of Juniperus thurifera L., a presumptive keystone species of western Mediterranean vegetation during cold stages of the Pleistocene
    Anass Terrab
    Department of Systematic and Evolutionary Botany, Faculty Centre Botany, University of Vienna, Rennweg 14, A 1030 Vienna, Austria
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 48:94-102. 2008
    We investigate the range-wide population structure and phylogeography of thuriferous juniper (Juniperus thurifera L.), a species with a highly disjunct distribution in the western Mediterranean...
  21. doi Juniperus communis: victim of the combined action of climate warming and nitrogen deposition?
    K Verheyen
    Laboratory of Forestry, Ghent University, Melle Gontrode, Belgium
    Plant Biol (Stuttg) 11:49-59. 2009
    ..and indirect effects of the above-mentioned global change drivers on seed viability in the coniferous shrub Juniperus communis L...
  22. doi Sex-specific, age-dependent sensitivity of tree-ring growth to climate in the dioecious tree Juniperus thurifera
    Vicente Rozas
    Departamento de Ecologia, CINAM de Lourizán, Xunta de Galicia, Apdo 127, 36080 Pontevedra, Spain
    New Phytol 182:687-97. 2009
    ..Ring widths were measured from 50 female and 50 male Juniperus thurifera trees, 50-350 yr old, growing under a Mediterranean continental climate...
  23. ncbi Chemical studies of essential oils of Juniperus oxycedrus ssp. badia
    Sofia Salido
    Departamento de Quimica Inorganica y Organica, Facultad de Ciencias Experimentales, Universidad de Jaen, 23071 Jaen, Spain
    J Ethnopharmacol 81:129-34. 2002
    Leaf and (unripe and ripe) berry essential oils of Juniperus oxycedrus ssp. badia (H. Gay) Debeaux grown wild in Spain have been analysed by capillary GC and GC-MS in combination with retention indices...
  24. pmc Crystal structure of Jun a 1, the major cedar pollen allergen from Juniperus ashei, reveals a parallel beta-helical core
    Edmund W Czerwinski
    Sealy Center for Structural Biology, Department of Human Biological Chemistry and Genetics, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, Texas 77555 0647, USA
    J Biol Chem 280:3740-6. 2005
    ..We report the first crystal structure of a cedar allergen, Jun a 1, from the pollen of the mountain cedar Juniperus ashei (Cupressaceae)...
  25. ncbi An assessment of predictive forecasting of Juniperus ashei pollen movement in the Southern Great Plains, USA
    Peter K Van de Water
    Faculty of Biological Science, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Int J Biometeorol 48:74-82. 2003
    b>Juniperus ashei pollen, a significant aeroallergen, has been recorded during December and January in Tulsa, Oklahoma, over the past 20 years...
  26. pmc When, how and how much: Gender-specific resource-use strategies in the dioecious tree Juniperus thurifera
    D Montesinos
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Desertificación CIDE CSIC UV GV, Camí de la Marjal S N, 46470, Albal, Valencia, Spain
    Ann Bot 98:885-9. 2006
    ..This allows the study of gender-specific vegetative allocation strategies in dioecious tree species thoughout their life stages...
  27. ncbi Phylogenetic analysis of nuclear small subunit rDNA sequences suggests that the endangered African Pencil Cedar, Juniperus procera, is associated with distinct members of Glomeraceae
    Tesfaye Wubet
    Universitat Tubingen, Spezielle Botanik und Mykologie, Auf der Morgenstelle 1, D 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    Mycol Res 110:1059-69. 2006
    The endangered indigenous tree species Juniperus procera, commonly known as African Pencil Cedar, is an important component of the dry Afromontane vegetation of Ethiopia and was shown to be AM in earlier studies...
  28. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of aqueous and methanol extracts of Juniperus oxycedrus L
    I Karaman
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Gebze Institute of Technology, Kocaeli, 41400, Turkey
    J Ethnopharmacol 85:231-5. 2003
    Aqueous and methanol extracts of the leaves of Juniperus oxycedrus were investigated for their in vitro antimicrobial properties. The plant was collected from Pelitli Village of Gebze, Kocaeli, in the Marmara region of Turkey...
  29. doi Diversification and biogeography of Juniperus (Cupressaceae): variable diversification rates and multiple intercontinental dispersals
    Kangshan Mao
    Division of Molecular Ecology, Key Laboratory of Arid and Grassland Ecology, School of Life Sciences, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, Gansu, 730000, China
    New Phytol 188:254-72. 2010
    ..Here we examine the biogeography and diversification history of Juniperus, which occurs in semi-arid habitats through much of the Northern Hemisphere...
  30. ncbi Macrophage immunomodulatory activity of polysaccharides isolated from Juniperus scopolorum
    Igor A Schepetkin
    Department of Veterinary Molecular Biology, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717, USA
    Int Immunopharmacol 5:1783-99. 2005
    Extracts of cones and leaves of different species of the genus Juniperus have been used for centuries to treat a variety of medical problems; however, little is known about the active components conferring therapeutic properties to these ..
  31. ncbi The antioxidant activity of the essential oils of Artemisia afra, Artemisia abyssinica and Juniperus procera
    M Burits
    Institute of Pharmacognosy, Karl-Franzens-University of Graz, , A-8010 Graz, Austria
    Phytother Res 15:103-8. 2001
    The essential oils of Artemisia afra Jacq., Artemisia abyssinica Schultz-Bip. and Juniperus procera Hoechst ex Endl. were examined for their potential radical scavenging activities...
  32. ncbi Aromatic plants, spirituality, and sacred traditions
    Stephanie Maxine Ross
    College of Nursing and Health Professions, Drexel University, 1505 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Holist Nurs Pract 21:331-2. 2007
  33. ncbi Effect of age on the distribution of oil in Eastern redcedar tree segments
    N T Dunford
    Food and Agricultural Products Research and Technology Center, Oklahoma State University, 148 FAPC, Stillwater, OK 74078 6055, USA
    Bioresour Technol 98:2636-40. 2007
    ..Trunks of eastern redcedar (Juniperus virginiana L...
  34. ncbi Winter photoinhibition in the field involves different processes in four co-occurring Mediterranean tree species
    E Martínez-Ferri
    Dept Biología Vegetal I, Facultad de Biologia, Universidad Complutense, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Tree Physiol 24:981-90. 2004
    ..In response to low temperatures and saturating light, Juniperus phoenicea L., Pinus halepensis Mill., Quercus coccifera L. and Q. ilex ssp. ballota (Desf.) Samp...
  35. ncbi Modulation of cellular response to cisplatin by a novel inhibitor of DNA polymerase beta
    F Boudsocq
    Equipe Instabilité Génétique et Cancer, Institut de Pharmacologie et de Biologie Structurale, Unité Mixte Recherche Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique 5089, Toulouse, France
    Mol Pharmacol 67:1485-92. 2005
    ..25 human tumor cells. Our data suggest that molecules such as masticadienonic acid could be suitable in conjunction with cisplatin to enhance anticancer treatments...
  36. ncbi Evidence for mutualist limitation: the impacts of conspecific density on the mycorrhizal inoculum potential of woodland soils
    Kristin E Haskins
    Department of Biological Sciences and the Merriam Powell Center for Environmental Research, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011 5640, USA
    Oecologia 145:123-31. 2005
    ..Lack of EM inoculum in these stands could reduce the ability of pinyon seedlings to re-colonize sites of high pinyon mortality, leading to long-term vegetation shifts...
  37. ncbi Screening of Korean medicinal plants for lipase inhibitory activity
    Hye Young Kim
    Food Function Research Division, Korea Food Research Institute, Kyonggi do 463 746, Republic of Korea
    Phytother Res 19:359-61. 2005
    ..Of the extracts tested, those of Juniperus communis (bark) and Illicium religiosum (wood) exhibited the strongest activity with an IC50 value of 20...
  38. ncbi Seasonal variations in moisture use in a piñon-juniper woodland
    A G West
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Oecologia 153:787-98. 2007
    ..Colorado piñon) and Juniperus osteosperma (Torr) Little (Utah juniper). The current distributions of P. edulis and J...
  39. ncbi Arsenic in tree rings at a highly contaminated site
    Zhongqi Cheng
    Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University, 206 New Core Lab, 61 Route 9W, Palisades, NY 10964, USA
    Sci Total Environ 376:324-34. 2007
    ..Due to the possibility of lateral translocation between growth rings, further studies are necessary to understand within-tree As transport and storage before dendrochemistry can be confidently accepted for such applications...
  40. ncbi Inhibitory activity of Juniperus communis on 12(S)-HETE production in human platelets
    Isabella Schneider
    Institute of Pharmacognosy, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    Planta Med 70:471-4. 2004
    Extracts of Juniperus communis L. (Cupressaceae) have been evaluated for their inhibitory activity on human platelet-type 12(S)-lipoxygenase [12(S)-LOX]...
  41. ncbi Pressurized fluids for extraction of cedarwood oil from Juniperus virginianna
    Fred J Eller
    New Crops and Processing Technology Research, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture, 1815 North University Street, Peoria, Illinois 61604, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 52:2335-8. 2004
    ..It appears that the high temperatures and acidic conditions cause a dehydration of the tertiary alcohol, cedrol, to its hydrocarbon analogue, cedrene, during CO(2) or pressurized water extractions of cedarwood...
  42. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of juniper berry essential oil (Juniperus communis L., Cupressaceae)
    Stjepan Pepeljnjak
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
    Acta Pharm 55:417-22. 2005
    ..The strongest fungicidal activity was recorded against Candida spp. (MIC from 0.78 to 2%, V/V) and dermatophytes (from 0.39 to 2%, V/V)...
  43. ncbi Variation of podophyllotoxin in leaves of Eastern Red Cedar (Juniperus virginiana)
    Kent E Cushman
    Planta Med 69:477-8. 2003
    Leaves of Eastern red cedar (Juniperus virginiana L...
  44. ncbi Phytochemical study on American plants I. Two new phenol glucosides, together with known biflavones and diterpene, from leaves of Juniperus occidentalis Hook
    Tsutomu Nakanishi
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Setsunan University, Hirikata, Osaka, Japan
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 50:1358-61. 2002
    ..cupressuflavone and amentoflavone and a diterpene, 3beta-hydroxy sandaracopimaric acid, from leaves of Juniperus occidentalis HOOK. (Cupressaceae) collected in Oregon, U.S.A...
  45. ncbi Investigation on the supercritical CO(2) extraction of the volatile constituents from Juniperus communis obtained under different treatments of the "berries" (cones)
    Paschalina Chatzopoulou
    National Agricultural Research Foundation, Agricultural Research Centre of Macedonia and Thrace, Department of Aromatic and Medicinal Plants, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Planta Med 68:827-31. 2002
    ..data a) from the recovery and the composition of the extract under super critical fluid extraction from Juniperus communis L...
  46. ncbi Effects of phloem girdling in conifers on apical control of branches, growth allocation and air in wood
    Brayton F Wilson
    Department of Natural Resources Conservation, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    Tree Physiol 22:347-53. 2002
    ..A stem girdle 2 cm below a branch did not cause release of apical control in either Juniperus virginiana L. or Picea abies (L.) Karst...
  47. ncbi Tracheid diameter is the key trait determining the extent of freezing-induced embolism in conifers
    Jarmila Pittermann
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, 257 South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Tree Physiol 23:907-14. 2003
    ..Conversely, the narrowing of tracheid diameters protects against freezing-induced embolism in cold climates...
  48. ncbi Measurement carbon dioxide concentration does not affect root respiration of nine tree species in the field
    Andrew J Burton
    School of Forestry and Wood Products, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI 49931, USA
    Tree Physiol 22:67-72. 2002
    ..Our findings of no direct CO2 effect on respiration of roots of a wide variety of species suggest that such effects may be less common than previously thought for tree roots...
  49. ncbi Isolation of apoptosis- and differentiation-inducing substances toward human promyelocytic leukemia HL-60 cells from leaves of Juniperus taxifolia
    Norio Muto
    Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, Prefectural University of Hiroshima, Shobara 727 0023, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 72:477-84. 2008
    ..It was thus demonstrated for the first time that 7alpha-hydroxysandaracopimaric acid was an effective differentiation-inducing compound toward HL-60 cells...
  50. ncbi Growth stress controls negative gravitropism in woody plant stems
    Hiroyuki Yamamoto
    School of Bio Agricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Chikusa, Nagoya 464 8601, Japan
    Planta 216:280-92. 2002
    ..Simulations of observed tree branch morphology of Magnolia kobus DC., Juniperus chinensis L., Abies saccharinensis Fr. Schum., and Prunus spachiana Kitamura f. spachiana cv...
  51. ncbi Ancient materials: analysis of a pharaonic embalming tar
    Johann Koller
    Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen, Doerner Institut, 80799 Munchen, Germany
    Nature 425:784. 2003
  52. ncbi Antibacterial and antifungal activity of juniper berry oil and its selected components
    Natalia Filipowicz
    Department of Biology and Pharmaceutical Botany, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    Phytother Res 17:227-31. 2003
    ..The presence of an adulterant in the oil was excluded...
  53. ncbi Immunotherapy with an aluminum hydroxide-adsorbed Juniperus ashei foreign pollen extract in seasonal indigenous cypress pollen rhinoconjunctivitis. A double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    D Charpin
    Service de Pneumologie, Hopital Nord, Marseille, France
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 143:83-91. 2007
    The efficacy of standardized Juniperus ashei extract was assessed in patients with allergic rhinoconjunctivitis due to European cypress pollens.
  54. ncbi Diagnosis of cypress pollen allergy: in vivo and in vitro standardization of a Juniperus ashei pollen extract
    M Hrabina
    Département Scientifique et Médical, Stallergènes S A, Antony, France Aix en Provence, France
    Allergy 58:808-13. 2003
    ..The search for an active material has led to the selection of Juniperus ashei (Ja) pollen because of its very high cross-reactivity with cypress extracts and its superior allergenic ..
  55. ncbi Safety and efficacy of Juniperus ashei sublingual-swallow ultra-rush pollen immunotherapy in cypress rhinoconjunctivitis. A double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    D Vervloet
    UPRES EA 3287, Service de Pneumologie, Hopital Sainte Marguerite, Marseille, France
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 142:239-46. 2007
    ..This treatment has now been evaluated using an ultra-rush incremental dose regimen with a Juniperus ashei allergen extract in patients allergic to Cupressus sempervirens and Cupressus arizonica.
  56. ncbi Terpenoids from Juniperus polycarpus var. seravschanica
    Mamoru Okasaka
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Tokushima, Shomachi 1 78 1, Tokushima 770 8505, Japan
    Phytochemistry 67:2635-40. 2006
    ..two abietanes, two podocarpanes and other nine known compounds were isolated from the dried fruits of Juniperus polycarpus var. seravschanica...
  57. ncbi Adsorption mechanism of cadmium on juniper bark and wood
    Eun Woo Shin
    School of Chemical Engineering and Bioengineering, University of Ulsan, San 29, Mugeo dong, Nam Gu, Ulsan 680 749, South Korea
    Bioresour Technol 98:588-94. 2007
    ..The higher Ca content in JB (15 times more) and the surface RCOOH concentration (2.5 times more) can be attributed to the observed differences in Cd adsorption behavior between the two lignocellulosic adsorbents...
  58. ncbi Hepatoprotective effect of Sabina przewalskii against menadione-induced toxicity
    Siu Po Ip
    School of Chinese Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Phytother Res 18:329-31. 2004
    ....
  59. ncbi Root turnover and relocation in the soil profile in response to seasonal soil water variation in a natural stand of Utah juniper (Juniperus osteosperma)
    Michael S Peek
    Department of Forest, Range and Wildlife Sciences and the Ecology Center, Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322, USA
    Tree Physiol 26:1469-76. 2006
    ..and roots of the same species are thought to be similar in structure and life history, we hypothesized that Juniperus osteosperma (Torr...
  60. ncbi Woodrat (Neotoma) herbivores maintain nitrogen balance on a low-nitrogen, high-phenolic forage, Juniperus monosperma
    M Denise Dearing
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    J Comp Physiol B 175:349-55. 2005
    ..balance on plant diets low in nitrogen and high in secondary compounds, we studied the effect of juniper (Juniperus monosperma) ingestion on the nitrogen balance of two species of herbivorous woodrats (Neotoma stephensi and N...
  61. ncbi Foliar mercury accumulation and exchange for three tree species
    Allison G Millhollen
    Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Nevada Reno, 89557, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 40:6001-6. 2006
    ....
  62. ncbi A pregeijerene isomer from Juniperus erectopatens foliage
    Laurence G Cool
    University of California Forest Products Laboratory, 1301 S 46th St, Richmond, CA 94804, USA
    Phytochemistry 63:105-8. 2003
    A hydrocarbon that is widespread in Juniperus foliage was isolated from Juniperus erectopatens (Cheng and L. K. Fu) R. P. Adams and identified as (E,E,E)-1,7-dimethylcyclodeca-1,4,7-triene (pregeijerene B)...
  63. ncbi Rapidly eroding piñon-juniper woodlands in New Mexico: response to slash treatment
    Brian K Hastings
    Watershed Science Program, Colorado State Univ, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523, USA
    J Environ Qual 32:1290-8. 2003
    The piñon (Pinus edulis Engelm.)-juniper [Juniperus monosperma (Engelm.) Sarg.] woodlands of Bandelier National Monument are experiencing accelerated erosion...
  64. ncbi An ecosystem approach to combat desertification on the Colorado Plateau
    Amanda Clements
    U S Bureau of Land Management, B L M Uncompahgre Field Office, 2505 South Townsend Avenue, Montrose, Colorado, USA
    Environ Monit Assess 99:233-43. 2004
    ..Because many uncertainties exist, an adaptive management process is being used that allows mosaic objectives to be changed or processes modified where monitoring or scientific research indicate a need...
  65. ncbi Transpiration and hydraulic strategies in a piñon-juniper woodland
    A G West
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Ecol Appl 18:911-27. 2008
    ..we examined the environmental and biological controls on transpiration from a piñon-juniper (Pinus edulis-Juniperus osteosperma) woodland in southern Utah, USA...
  66. ncbi Role of multidecadal climate variability in a range extension of pinyon pine
    Stephen T Gray
    United States Geological Survey, Tucson, Arizona 85745, USA
    Ecology 87:1124-30. 2006
    ..by catastrophic drought (1250-1288), which we speculate produced extensive mortality of Utah Juniper (Juniperus osteosperma (Torr.) Little), the dominant tree at DJM for the previous approximately 8700 years...
  67. pmc Analysis of freeze-thaw embolism in conifers. The interaction between cavitation pressure and tracheid size
    Jarmila Pittermann
    Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Plant Physiol 140:374-82. 2006
    ..embolism and conduit diameter across a range of xylem pressures (Px) in the conifers Pinus contorta and Juniperus scopulorum...
  68. ncbi Reducing the symptoms of lymphoedema: is there a role for aromatherapy?
    Janet Barclay
    Dorset Cancer Centre, Poole Hospital, Longfleet Road, Poole BH15 2JB, UK
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 10:140-9. 2006
    ..It also slightly, but not significantly reduced limb volume. However, aromatherapy oils, carefully chosen on the basis that they should benefit this group, did not appear to influence any improvement in these measures...
  69. doi Phytochemical analysis and in vitro antiviral activities of the essential oils of seven Lebanon species
    Monica R Loizzo
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and Nutrition, University of Calabria, I 87036 Rende CS
    Chem Biodivers 5:461-70. 2008
    The chemical composition of the essential oils of Laurus nobilis, Juniperus oxycedrus ssp. oxycedrus, Thuja orientalis, Cupressus sempervirens ssp...
  70. ncbi Repellence of the red bud borer Resseliella oculiperda from grafted apple trees by impregnation of rubber budding strips with essential oils
    Rob W H M van Tol
    Plant Research International, Wageningen UR, PO Box 16, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Pest Manag Sci 63:483-90. 2007
    ..The other potential repellents tested [the essential oil of Juniperus virginiana (L.), citronellal, the essential oil of Cinnamomum camphora (L.) J...
  71. ncbi Critical incident: idiosyncratic allergic reactions to essential oils
    W Maddocks-Jennings
    Faculty of Health, Science and Technology, Universal College of Learning, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    Complement Ther Nurs Midwifery 10:58-60. 2004
    ..Two cases are presented of potentially serious reactions that occurred within a learning situation along with a brief literature critique about allergic reactions to essential oils...
  72. ncbi Toxicity studies on western juniper oil (Juniperus occidentalis) and Port-Orford-cedar oil (Chamaecyparis lawsoniana) extracts utilizing local lymph node and acute dermal irritation assays
    A Morrie Craig
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Oregon State University, 208 Dryden Hall, 450 SW 30th Street, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Toxicol Lett 154:217-24. 2004
    The essential oil extracts of western juniper oil (Juniperus occidentalis) and Port-Orford-cedar oil (Chamaecyparis lawsoniana) were evaluated for possible dermal toxic effects on mice and rabbits...
  73. ncbi Composition and antimicrobial properties of Sardinian Juniperus essential oils against foodborne pathogens and spoilage microorganisms
    Sofia Cosentino
    Department of Experimental Biology, University of Cagliari, S S 554 Km 4, 500, 09042 Monserrato, CA, Sardinia, Italy
    J Food Prot 66:1288-91. 2003
    In this work, the chemical compositions and antimicrobial properties of Juniperus essential oils and of their main components were determined...
  74. ncbi Effects of crude aqueous medicinal plant extracts on growth and invasion of breast cancer cells
    Severine Van Slambrouck
    Laboratory of Biochemical and Biomedical Research, Department of Chemistry and Biology, New Mexico Tech, Socorro, NM 87801, USA
    Oncol Rep 17:1487-92. 2007
    ..tridentata, J. communis L. and A. californica. This study provides original scientific data on the anticancer activity of selected aqueous medicinal plant extracts used in traditional medicine...
  75. ncbi Comparison between ethanolic and aqueous extracts from Chinese juniper berries for hypoglycaemic and hypolipidemic effects in alloxan-induced diabetic rats
    Jung Bong Ju
    Department of Biology and Medicinal Science, Pai Chai University, Daejeon 302 735, Republic of Korea
    J Ethnopharmacol 115:110-5. 2008
    Hypoglycaemic and hypolipidemic properties of the ethanolic and aqueous extracts, respectively, from Chinese juniper (Juniperus chinensis L.) berries were investigated in alloxan-induced diabetic rats.
  76. pmc Ethnoveterinary medicines used for ruminants in British Columbia, Canada
    Cheryl Lans
    School of Environmental Studies, University of Victoria, British Columbia, V8W 3P5, Canada
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 3:11. 2007
    ..The use of medicinal plants is an option for livestock farmers who are not allowed to use allopathic drugs under certified organic programs or cannot afford to use allopathic drugs for minor health problems of livestock...
  77. ncbi Ethnoveterinary medicines used to treat endoparasites and stomach problems in pigs and pets in British Columbia, Canada
    Cheryl Lans
    BCICS, University of Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2Y2, Canada
    Vet Parasitol 148:325-40. 2007
    ..Asphodelaceae), Elytrigia repens (L.) Desv. ex Nevski (Poaceae), Frangula purshiana (DC.) Cooper (Rhamnaceae), Juniperus communis L. (Cupressaceae), Melissa officinalis L. and M. piperita L. (Lamiaceae), Petroselinum crispum L...
  78. pmc Wild vascular plants gathered for consumption in the Polish countryside: a review
    Łukasz Łuczaj
    High School of Humanities and Economics in Łódź, Department of Humanities, 90 222 Łódź, Poland
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 3:17. 2007
    ..This paper is an ethnobotanical review of wild edible plants gathered for consumption from the end of the 18th century to the present day, within the present borders of Poland...
  79. ncbi Biodiversity and new records of microfungi in the Ruhrarea (north Rhine Westfalia), Germany
    Nosrathollah Ale-Agha
    Department of General Botany, University Duisburg Essen Universitätsstr 5, DE 45117 Essen, Germany
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 74:785-96. 2009
    ..M. Kirk on Quercus robur L. (new for NRW), Lophodermium juniperinum (Fr.) de Not. on Juniperus communis L., Mamiania coryli De Not. on Corylus avellana L., Marssonina juglandis (Lib...
  80. doi Medicinal plant treatments for fleas and ear problems of cats and dogs in British Columbia, Canada
    Cheryl Lans
    DVM, P O Box 72045, Sasamat, Vancouver, BC V6R4P2, Canada
    Parasitol Res 103:889-98. 2008
    ..Fleas and flies are treated with Artemisia vulgaris L. (Asteraceae), Citrus x limon (L.), Juniperus communis L. var. depressa Pursh. (Cupressaceae), Lavandula officinalis L. (Labiatae), Melissa officinalis L...
  81. ncbi Survival and development of Lymantria monacha (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae) on North American and introduced Eurasian tree species
    M A Keena
    Northeastern Research Station, Northeastern Center for Forest Health Research, USDA Forest Service, Hamden, CT 06514, USA
    J Econ Entomol 96:43-52. 2003
    ..platanoidies, A. saccharum, F. americana, Juniperus virginiana, Larix kaempferi, Liriodendron tulipfera, Morus alba, P. taeda, and P. deltoides)...
  82. ncbi Fungal control of pathogenic fungi isolated from wild plants in Taif Governorate, Saudia Arabia
    A M Abou-Zeid
    Biology Department, Faculty of Science, Taif University, Saudi Arabia P B
    Roum Arch Microbiol Immunol 66:90-6. 2007
    Twenty two plants were collected from Taif Governorate and identified as: Euphorbia glomerifera, Juniperus procera, Launaea mucronata, Capparis dcidua, Punica granatum, Opuntia ficus, Prunus persica, Eucalyptus globulus, Medicago sativa, ..
  83. pmc Ethnomedicine in Himalaya: a case study from Dolpa, Humla, Jumla and Mustang districts of Nepal
    Ripu M Kunwar
    Center for Biological Conservation, Nepal
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 2:27. 2006
    ..The genera Aconitum, Allium, Arisaema, Berberis, Corydalis, Gentiana, Hippophae, Juniperus and Rhododendron each possessed two species with ethnomedicinal use...
  84. ncbi Analysis of airborne pollen concentrations in Zagreb, Croatia, 2002
    Renata Peternel
    Zagreb Institute of Public Health, Mirogojska 16, HR 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
    Ann Agric Environ Med 10:107-12. 2003
    ..Among identified pollen of 35 plant species/genera/families, 23 were allergenic: Taxus/Juniperus, Alnus sp., Fraxinus sp., Betula sp., Corylus sp., Poaceae, Urticaceae, Artemisia sp., Ambrosia sp., Carpinus sp...
  85. ncbi Toxicity of plant essential oils and their components against Lycoriella ingenua (Diptera: Sciaridae)
    Il Kwon Park
    Division of Forest Insect Pests and Diseases, Korea Forest Research Institute, Seoul 130 012, Republic of Korea
    J Econ Entomol 101:139-44. 2008
    ..C.) Stapf.], mandarine (Citrus reticulate Blanco), nutmeg (Myristica fragrans Houtt), cade (Juniperus oxycedrus L.), spearmint (Mentha spicata L.), cumin (Cuminum cyminum L.), and thyme red [Thymus vulgaris (L...
  86. ncbi Antioxidant activity of some Jordanian medicinal plants used traditionally for treatment of diabetes
    Ahmed H Al-Mustafa
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Mutah University, P O Box 7, Postal Code 61710, Mutah Al Karak, Jordan
    Pak J Biol Sci 11:351-8. 2008
    ..e., Punica granatum peel, Quercus calliprinos leave, Quercus calliprinos fruit, Cinchona ledgeriana and Juniperus communis leave), moderate (DPPH-TEAC range 20-80 mg g(-1)) (i.e...
  87. ncbi Distribution and hosts of Callidiellum rufipenne (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae), an asian cedar borer established in the eastern United States
    Chris T Maier
    Department of Entomology, Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, P O Box 1106, New Haven, CT 06504 1106, USA
    J Econ Entomol 100:1291-7. 2007
    ..Britton, Sterns, and Poggenburg and Juniperus virginiana L. than in Pinus rigida Miller, Pinus strobus L., and Tsuga canadensis (L...
  88. ncbi Isolation of antifungal compounds from Gardenia jasminoides
    R A A Lelono
    United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, Ehime University, 3 5 7 Tarumi, Matsuyama, Ehime 790 8566, Japan
    Pak J Biol Sci 12:949-56. 2009
    ..Cupressaceae), Datura innoxia (Solanaceae), Ligustrum japonicum T. (Oleaceae), Juniperus chinensis var. procumbens (Cupressaceae) and Mallotus japonica M...
  89. ncbi Cytotoxic effects of some animal and vegetable extracts and some chemicals on liver and colon carcinoma and myosarcoma
    Vahdettin Bayazit
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science and Arts, University of Dumlupinar, Kutahya, Turkey
    Saudi Med J 25:156-63. 2004
    ..To study, the cytotoxic effects of some biological and chemical agents on G1, S, G2, M and G0 phases of liver and colon carcinomas and myosarcoma cells obtained with chemical carcinogens dimethylbenzanthracene (DMBA) and cadmium chloride...
  90. ncbi The unusual occurrence of 14-methylhexadecanoic acid in Pinaceae seed oils among plants
    R L Wolff
    ISTAB, Laboratoire de Lipochimie Alimentaire, Universite Bordeaux, Talence, France
    Lipids 32:971-3. 1997
    ..02-1.15%. 14-MHD acid could not be detected in the lipids of Taxaceae (Taxus baccata), Cupressaceae (Juniperus communis), or Taxodiaceae (Sciadopytis verticillata), even after a 10-fold concentration of the saturated acid ..
  91. ncbi Antimicrobial activity and chemical composition of some essential oils
    Buket Cicioglu Aridogan
    Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    Arch Pharm Res 25:860-4. 2002
    ..the composition and antimicrobial properties of essential oils obtained from Origanum onites, Mentha piperita, Juniperus exalsa, Chrysanthemum indicum, Lavandula hybrida, Rosa damascena, Echinophora tenuifolia, Foeniculum vulgare ..
  92. ncbi Evaluating companion planting and non-host masking odors for protecting roses from the Japanese beetle (Coleoptera: Scarabaeidae)
    D W Held
    Department of Entomology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546 0091, USA
    J Econ Entomol 96:81-7. 2003
    ..fennel seeds (Foeniculm vulgare Miller), crushed spearmint (Mentha picata L.), cedar shavings (Juniperus sp.), osage orange fruits (Maclura pomifera (Raif) Schneid.), and fleshy gingko seeds (Gingko biloba L.)...
  93. ncbi Toxicological assessment of P-9801091 plant mixture extract after chronic administration in CBA/HZg mice--a biochemical and histological study
    Roberta Petlevski
    Department of Medical Biochemistry and Hematology, Faculty of Pharmacy and Medical Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
    Coll Antropol 32:577-81. 2008
    ..Taraxaci radix (Taraxacum officinale Web.), Cichorii radix (Cichorium intybus L.), Juniperi fructus (Juniperus communis L.), Centaurii herba (Centaurium umbellatum Gilib.), Phaseoli fructus sine semine (Phaseolus vulgaris L...
  94. pmc Indigenous use and bio-efficacy of medicinal plants in the Rasuwa District, Central Nepal
    Yadav Uprety
    Human Ecology Department, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 109, B 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 6:3. 2010
    ..Although several ethnobotanical studies were conducted in the country, many areas remain unexplored. Furthermore, few studies have compared indigenous plant use with reported phytochemical and pharmacological properties...
  95. ncbi Active ingredients in cade oil that synergize attractiveness of alpha-ionol to male Bactrocera latifrons (Diptera: Tephritidae)
    Grant T McQuate
    USDA ARS, U S Pacific Basin Agricultural Research Center, P O Box 4459, Hilo, HI 96720, USA
    J Econ Entomol 97:862-70. 2004
    Cade oil, a commercially available essential oil produced by destructive distillation of juniper, Juniperus oxycedrus L., twigs, is known to synergize the attractancy of alpha-ionol to male Bactrocera latifrons (Hendel)...
  96. doi Screening of five essential oils for identification of potential inhibitors of IL-1-induced Nf-kappaB activation and NO production in human chondrocytes: characterization of the inhibitory activity of alpha-pinene
    Angela Neves
    Laboratory of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy CEF, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
    Planta Med 76:303-8. 2010
    ..Lamiaceae), Origanum virens L. (Lamiaceae), Lavandula luiseri L. (Lamiaceae), and Juniperus oxycedrus L. subsp...
  97. doi [Interest of lignans in prevention and treatment of cancers]
    Frédéric Lamblin
    Laboratoire de Biologie des Ligneux et des Grandes Cultures, UPRES EA 1207, Centre Universitaire de Chartres, 21, rue de Loigny la Bataille, 28000 Chartres, France
    Med Sci (Paris) 24:511-9. 2008
    ..Among them, north american Podophyllum peltatum, Linum wild species, Hyptis, Anthriscus, Juniperus or Dysosma species which accumulate Podophyllotoxin or closely related derivatives, are good candidates...
  98. ncbi Vegetable and animal food sorts found in the gastric content of Sardinian Wild Boar (Sus scrofa meridionalis)
    W Pinna
    Sezione di Produzioni Animali, Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, Universita di Sassari, Sassari, Italy
    J Anim Physiol Anim Nutr (Berl) 91:252-5. 2007
    ..fatua, Avena sativa, Castanea sativa, Ceratonia siliqua, Chamaerops umilis, Cichorium intybus, Hordeum sativum, Juniperus oxycedrus, Myrtus communis, Olea europea, Pirus amygdaliformis, Pistacia lentiscus, Quercus spp...
  99. doi Activity of Scottish plant, lichen and fungal endophyte extracts against Mycobacterium aurum and Mycobacterium tuberculosis
    Andréa Y Gordien
    Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK
    Phytother Res 24:692-8. 2010
    ..tuberculosis H(37)Rv. The best activity against M. aurum was observed for extracts of Juniperus communis roots and Cladonia arbuscula (MIC = 4 microg/mL), and a fungal endophyte isolated from Vaccinium ..
  100. doi The influence of organ, season and drying method on chemical composition and antioxidant and antimicrobial activities of Juniperus phoenicea L. essential oils
    Monia Ennajar
    Laboratoire de Physicochimie des Matériaux, IPEST, BP51, La Marsa 2070, Tunisia
    J Sci Food Agric 90:462-70. 2010
    b>Juniperus phoenicea is an important medicinal plant. In the present study, essential oils (18 samples) from leaves and berries of Juniperus phoenicea L...

Research Grants2

  1. Structural biology of cedar pollen allergy
    Terumi Midoro Horiuti; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Midoro by incorporating expertise from diverse fields. Completion of this project should greatly enhance Dr. Midoro's chances of an independent research carrier. ..