daisy family

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Alias: Asteraceae, Compositae

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  1. ncbi Erythema multiforme due to contact with weeds: a recurrence after patch testing
    M Jovanovic
    Medical Faculty of Novi Sad, University of Novi Sad, Clinic for Dermatovenerologic Diseases, Clinical Center, Yugoslavia
    Contact Dermatitis 48:17-25. 2003
  2. doi The antiprotozoal activity of sixteen asteraceae species native to Sudan and bioactivity-guided isolation of xanthanolides from Xanthium brasilicum
    Amal M M Nour
    Institut für Pharmazeutische Biologie und Phytochemie IPBP, Westfalische Wilhelms Universitat Munster, Munster, Germany
    Planta Med 75:1363-8. 2009
  3. 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
  4. ncbi Alkyl, aryl, alkylarylquinoline, and related alkaloids
    Maria Fátima das Graças Fernandes da Silva
    Departamento de Quimica, Universidade Federal de Sao Carlos, Sao Carlos, SP, Brazil
    Alkaloids Chem Biol 64:139-214. 2007
  5. pmc Circum-Mediterranean cultural heritage and medicinal plant uses in traditional animal healthcare: a field survey in eight selected areas within the RUBIA project
    Andrea Pieroni
    SCH Group, Department of Social Sciences, Wageningen University and Research Centres, Postbus 8060 6700 DA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 2:16. 2006
  6. doi Lettuce mosaic virus: from pathogen diversity to host interactors
    Sylvie German-Retana
    UMR1090 Génomique Diversité Pouvoir Pathogène, INRA Université de Bordeaux 2, F 33883 Villenave d Ornon, France
    Mol Plant Pathol 9:127-36. 2008
  7. pmc Shadows of the colonial past--diverging plant use in Northern Peru and Southern Ecuador
    Rainer W Bussmann
    William L, Brown Center, Missouri Botanical Garden, PO Box 299, St Louis, MO 63166 0299, USA
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 5:4. 2009
  8. doi Remedies containing Asteraceae extracts: a prospective observational study of prescribing patterns and adverse drug reactions in German primary care
    Elke Jeschke
    Havelhoehe Research Institute, 14089 Berlin, Germany
    Drug Saf 32:691-706. 2009
  9. ncbi Effect of smoke, charred wood, and nitrogenous compounds on seed germination of ten species from woodland in central-western Spain
    M A Pérez-Fernández
    Ecology Department, University of Extremadura, Avenida de Elvas s n, 06071 Badajoz, Spain
    J Chem Ecol 29:237-51. 2003
  10. ncbi Sesquiterpene lactone mix patch testing supplemented with dandelion extract in patients with allergic contact dermatitis, atopic dermatitis and non-allergic chronic inflammatory skin diseases
    M Jovanovic
    Medical Faculty of Novi Sad, Clinic for Dermatovenerologic Diseases, Clinical Center, University of Novi Sad, Serbia and Montenegro
    Contact Dermatitis 51:101-10. 2004

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  1. ncbi Erythema multiforme due to contact with weeds: a recurrence after patch testing
    M Jovanovic
    Medical Faculty of Novi Sad, University of Novi Sad, Clinic for Dermatovenerologic Diseases, Clinical Center, Yugoslavia
    Contact Dermatitis 48:17-25. 2003
    ..obtained with fresh leaves: common chickweed (Stellaria media Caryophyllaceae), dandelion (Taraxacum officinale Compositae), field-milk thistle (Sonchus arvensis Compositae) and white clover (Trifolium repens Leguminosae)...
  2. doi The antiprotozoal activity of sixteen asteraceae species native to Sudan and bioactivity-guided isolation of xanthanolides from Xanthium brasilicum
    Amal M M Nour
    Institut für Pharmazeutische Biologie und Phytochemie IPBP, Westfalische Wilhelms Universitat Munster, Munster, Germany
    Planta Med 75:1363-8. 2009
    In vitro screening of the dichloromethane extracts of 16 Asteraceae species native to Sudan for activity against major protozoan pathogens revealed that a Xanthium brasilicum Vell. [syn. X. strumarium var. brasilicum (Vell.) Baker in Mart...
  3. 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
    ..Schmidt, Artemisia vulgaris L., Artemisia annua, Calendula officinalis L., Echinacea purpurea (L.) Moench (all Asteraceae), Mentha piperita L. and Salvia officinalis L. (Lamiaceae) (Allium sativum L. (Alliaceae), Cucurbita pepo L...
  4. ncbi Alkyl, aryl, alkylarylquinoline, and related alkaloids
    Maria Fátima das Graças Fernandes da Silva
    Departamento de Quimica, Universidade Federal de Sao Carlos, Sao Carlos, SP, Brazil
    Alkaloids Chem Biol 64:139-214. 2007
    ..1) in the Asteraceae family...
  5. pmc Circum-Mediterranean cultural heritage and medicinal plant uses in traditional animal healthcare: a field survey in eight selected areas within the RUBIA project
    Andrea Pieroni
    SCH Group, Department of Social Sciences, Wageningen University and Research Centres, Postbus 8060 6700 DA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 2:16. 2006
    ..One hundred and thirty-six veterinary preparations and 110 plant taxa were recorded in the survey, with Asteraceae and Lamiaceae being the most quoted botanical families...
  6. doi Lettuce mosaic virus: from pathogen diversity to host interactors
    Sylvie German-Retana
    UMR1090 Génomique Diversité Pouvoir Pathogène, INRA Université de Bordeaux 2, F 33883 Villenave d Ornon, France
    Mol Plant Pathol 9:127-36. 2008
    ..Lettuce mosaic virus (LMV) belongs to the genus Potyvirus (type species Potato virus Y) in the family Potyviridae...
  7. pmc Shadows of the colonial past--diverging plant use in Northern Peru and Southern Ecuador
    Rainer W Bussmann
    William L, Brown Center, Missouri Botanical Garden, PO Box 299, St Louis, MO 63166 0299, USA
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 5:4. 2009
    ..The families best represented were Asteraceae with 69 species, Fabaceae (35), Lamiaceae (25), and Solanaceae (21)...
  8. doi Remedies containing Asteraceae extracts: a prospective observational study of prescribing patterns and adverse drug reactions in German primary care
    Elke Jeschke
    Havelhoehe Research Institute, 14089 Berlin, Germany
    Drug Saf 32:691-706. 2009
    ..Among herbal medicines, those containing extracts of Asteraceae (Compositae), such as Echinacea spp...
  9. ncbi Effect of smoke, charred wood, and nitrogenous compounds on seed germination of ten species from woodland in central-western Spain
    M A Pérez-Fernández
    Ecology Department, University of Extremadura, Avenida de Elvas s n, 06071 Badajoz, Spain
    J Chem Ecol 29:237-51. 2003
    ..wood, and nitrogenous compounds on germination was tested on 10 species of the Cistaceae, Poaceae, Fabaceae, and Asteraceae, from fire-prone, shrubby woodlands in central-western Spain...
  10. ncbi Sesquiterpene lactone mix patch testing supplemented with dandelion extract in patients with allergic contact dermatitis, atopic dermatitis and non-allergic chronic inflammatory skin diseases
    M Jovanovic
    Medical Faculty of Novi Sad, Clinic for Dermatovenerologic Diseases, Clinical Center, University of Novi Sad, Serbia and Montenegro
    Contact Dermatitis 51:101-10. 2004
    We investigated the value of patch testing with dandelion (Compositae) extract in addition to sesquiterpene lactone (SL) mix in selected patients...
  11. doi The effect of polyphenolic-polysaccharide conjugates from selected medicinal plants of Asteraceae family on the peroxynitrite-induced changes in blood platelet proteins
    Joanna Saluk-Juszczak
    Department of General Biochemistry, University of Łódź, 90 237 Łódź, Banacha 12 16, Poland
    Int J Biol Macromol 47:700-5. 2010
    Lots of plants belonging to Asteraceae family are very popular in folk medicine in Poland. These plants are also known as being rich in acidic polysaccharides, due to the presence of hexuronic acids or its derivatives...
  12. doi Studies on effects of indigenous plant extracts on filarial vector Culex tritaeniorhynchus Giles
    G Elango
    Unit of Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 107:167-76. 2010
    ..Diels (Menispermaceae), Eclipta prostrata L. (Asteraceae) and Tagetes erecta L. (Compositae) on ovicidal and oviposition-deterrent activities against Culex tritaeniorhynchus Giles (Diptera: Culicidae)...
  13. ncbi Cloning and functional analysis of a high DP fructan:fructan 1-fructosyl transferase from Echinops ritro (Asteraceae): comparison of the native and recombinant enzymes
    Wim Van den Ende
    KU Leuven, Laboratory of Molecular Plant Physiology, Kasteelpark Arenberg 31, B 3001 Leuven, Belgium
    J Exp Bot 57:775-89. 2006
    ..A natural variation in the degree of polymerization (DP) of inulins is observed within the family of the Asteraceae. Globe thistle (Echinops ritro), artichoke (Cynara scolymus), and Viguiera discolor biosynthesize fructans with ..
  14. doi Assessment of heavy metal pollution in Republic of Macedonia using a plant assay
    Darinka Gjorgieva
    University Goce Delčev, Štip, Republic of Macedonia
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 60:233-40. 2011
    ..Urticaceae), Robinia pseudoacacia L. (Fabaceae), Taraxacum officinale (Asteraceae), and Matricaria recutita (Asteraceae)-were evaluated as possible bioindicators of heavy-metal pollution in ..
  15. ncbi Acquired and partially de novo synthesized pyrrolizidine alkaloids in two polyphagous arctiids and the alkaloid profiles of their larval food-plants
    T Hartmann
    Institut fur Pharmazeutische Biologie, Technische Universitat Braunschweig, Mendelssohnstrasse 1 D 38106 Braunschweig, Germany
    J Chem Ecol 30:229-54. 2004
    ..The principle PA sources are Senecio longilobus (Asteraceae) and Crotalaria pumila (Fabaceae). The known PA pattern of S...
  16. ncbi [Compositae dermatitis]
    Marina Jovanovic
    Klinika za kozno venericne bolesti Klinicki centar, Novi Sad
    Med Pregl 56:43-9. 2003
    b>Compositae dermatitis is an allergic contact dermatitis caused by plant species of the Compositae family. The first report of a cutaneous reaction to the Chrysanthemum genus was made by Howe JS in 1887...
  17. ncbi Antifungal and antibacterial activities of Mexican tarragon (Tagetes lucida)
    Carlos L Cespedes
    Laboratorio de Fitoquimica, UBIPRO FES Iztacala, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Avenida de los Barrios s n, Los Reyes Iztacala, Tlalnepantla, Estado de Mexico, C P 5409, Mexico
    J Agric Food Chem 54:3521-7. 2006
    Mexican tarragon (Tagetes lucida Cv. Asteraceae: Campanulatae) is an important, nutritious plant and an effective herbal medicine...
  18. ncbi An ethnobotanical survey of medicinal plants commercialized in the markets of La Paz and El Alto, Bolivia
    Manuel J Macía
    Real Jardín Botánico de Madrid CSIC, Plaza de Murillo 2, E 28014 Madrid, Spain
    J Ethnopharmacol 97:337-50. 2005
    ..The most important family was Asteraceae with 22 species, followed by Fabaceae s.l. with 11, and Solanaceae with eight...
  19. doi Effect of arbuscular mycorrhizal (AM) colonization on terpene emission and content of Artemisia annua L
    F Rapparini
    Biometeorology Institute, IBIMET CNR, Via P Gobetti 101, 40129 Bologna, Italy
    Plant Biol (Stuttg) 10:108-22. 2008
    ..plants (Asteraceae)...
  20. pmc Properties of fructan:fructan 1-fructosyltransferases from chicory and globe thistle, two Asteracean plants storing greatly different types of inulin
    Rudy Vergauwen
    K U Leuven, Laboratory for Developmental Biology, 3001 Leuven, Belgium
    Plant Physiol 133:391-401. 2003
    Remarkably, within the Asteraceae, a species-specific fructan pattern can be observed...
  21. doi Screening for alternative antibiotics: an investigation into the antimicrobial activities of medicinal food plants of Mauritius
    M F Mahomoodally
    Dept of Health Sciences, Faculty of Science, Univ of Mauritius, Reduit, Mauritius
    J Food Sci 75:M173-7. 2010
    ..was designed to evaluate the antimicrobial activities of 2 endemic medicinal plants; Faujasiopsis flexuosa (Asteraceae) (FF) and Pittosporum senacia (Pittosporaceae) (PS) and 2 exotic medicinal plants, Momordica charantia (..
  22. pmc cDNA cloning, heterologous expressions, and functional characterization of malonyl-coenzyme a:anthocyanidin 3-o-glucoside-6"-o-malonyltransferase from dahlia flowers
    Hirokazu Suzuki
    Department of Biomolecular Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University, Aoba yama 07, Sendai 980 8579, Japan
    Plant Physiol 130:2142-51. 2002
    In the flowers of important ornamental Compositae plants, anthocyanins generally carry malonyl group(s) at their 3-glucosyl moiety...
  23. ncbi Acquisition, transformation and maintenance of plant pyrrolizidine alkaloids by the polyphagous arctiid Grammia geneura
    T Hartmann
    Institut für Pharmazeutische Biologie der Technischen Universität Braunschweig, Mendelssohnstrasse 1, D 38106 Braunschweig, Germany
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 35:1083-99. 2005
    ..maintained through all life-stages include various classes of macrocyclic diesters (typically occurring in the Asteraceae tribe Senecioneae and Fabaceae), macrocyclic triesters (Apocynaceae) and open-chain esters of the lycopsamine ..
  24. ncbi Specific recognition, detoxification and metabolism of pyrrolizidine alkaloids by the polyphagous arctiid Estigmene acrea
    T Hartmann
    Institut für Pharmazeutische Biologie der Technischen Universität Braunschweig, Mendelssohnstrasse 1, D 38106 Braunschweig, Germany
    Insect Biochem Mol Biol 35:391-411. 2005
    ..e. Asteraceae with the tribes Senecioneae and Eupatorieae, Boraginaceae, Fabaceae, Apocynaceae and Orchidaceae...
  25. ncbi Residues and half-lives of pyrethrins on field-grown pepper and tomato
    George F Antonious
    Community Research Service, Land Grant Program, Atwood Research Facility, Department of Plant and Soil Science, Kentucky State University, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601 2355, USA
    J Environ Sci Health B 39:491-503. 2004
    The dried flower heads of Tanacetum cinerariifolium Trev. (Family: Compositae) contain insecticidal compounds collectively called "pyrethrins...
  26. ncbi Clinical cross-reactivity between Artemisia vulgaris and Matricaria chamomilla (chamomile)
    F de la Torre Morin
    Hospital Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain
    J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 11:118-22. 2001
    ..Cross-reactivity with hazelnut, kiwi, birch, several Compositae (Ambrosia, Chrysanthemum, Matricaria, Solidago) and grass allergens has been suggested...
  27. ncbi Effect of sodium azulene sulfonate on capsaicin-induced pharyngitis in rats
    Hiroyasu Sakai
    Department of Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy, Hoshi University, 2 4 41 Ebara, Shinagawa ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Basic Clin Pharmacol Toxicol 96:54-9. 2005
    ..is a water-soluble derivative of azulene which is an antiinflammatory component of chamomile of the family of Asteraceae. Sodium azulene sulfonate is clinically used as a therapeutic agent in the treatment of pharyngitis as well as ..
  28. ncbi Viper and cobra venom neutralization by beta-sitosterol and stigmasterol isolated from the root extract of Pluchea indica Less. (Asteraceae)
    A Gomes
    Laboratory of Toxinology and Experimental Pharmacodynamics, Department of Physiology, University of Calcutta, 92, A P C Road, Kolkata 700 009, India
    Phytomedicine 14:637-43. 2007
    We reported previously that the methanolic root extract of the Indian medicinal plant Pluchea indica Less. (Asteraceae) could neutralize viper venom-induced action [Alam, M.I., Auddy, B., Gomes, A., 1996...
  29. doi Comparison of the anti-inflammatory and anti-nociceptive effects of three medicinal plants known as "Snow Lotus" herb in traditional Uighur and Tibetan medicines
    Tao Yi
    School of Chinese Medicine, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, PR China
    J Ethnopharmacol 128:405-11. 2010
    Saussurea involucrata (Kar. et Kir.) Sch.-Bip. (Compositae) has long been used under the herbal name "Snow Lotus" for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, stomachache and dysmenorrhea in Uighur folk medicine...
  30. ncbi Insect antifeedant activity of flavones and chromones against Spodoptera litura
    Masanori Morimoto
    Department of Agricultural Chemistry, Kinki University, Nakamachi, Nara 3327 204, Japan
    J Agric Food Chem 51:389-93. 2003
    ..Don (Compositae)...
  31. ncbi Study of the topical anti-inflammatory activity of Achillea ageratum on chronic and acute inflammation models
    M A Gomez
    Departamento de Farmacologia, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Sevilla, Spain
    Z Naturforsch C 54:937-41. 1999
    ..The topical anti-inflammatory effect of the chloroform extract from Achillea ageratum (Asteraceae) and of stigmasterol and beta-sitosterol, isolated of this extract has been evaluated, against to 12-0-..
  32. ncbi Phytochemical screening and antibacterial activities of Vernonia ambigua, Vernonia blumeoides and Vernonia oocephala (Asteraceae)
    Abubakar B Aliyu
    Department of Chemistry, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria Nigeria
    Acta Pol Pharm 68:67-73. 2011
    ..The overall results indicate that the extracts/fractions are potent antibacterial preparations at least in vitro. This lends credence to the use of these plants for the treatment of various infectious diseases...
  33. ncbi Novel hypotensive agents from Verbesina caracasana: structure, synthesis and pharmacology
    Bruno Botta
    Dipartimento di Studi di Chimica e Tecnologia delle Sostanze Biologicamente Attive, Universit La Sapienza, 00185 Roma, Italy
    Curr Med Chem 10:1845-62. 2003
    ..A crude methanol extract of the Venezuelan plant Verbesina caracasana Fries (Compositae), intravenously administered to mice, was found to induce biological effects such as erection of hair, initial ..
  34. doi Essential oil of Artemisia scoparia inhibits plant growth by generating reactive oxygen species and causing oxidative damage
    Harminder Pal Singh
    Centre for Environment and Vocational Studies, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India
    J Chem Ecol 35:154-62. 2009
    ..et Kit. (red stem wormwood, Asteraceae). GC/GC-MS analyses revealed 33 chemical constituents representing 99.83% of the oil...
  35. ncbi Satellite-DNA evolutionary patterns under a complex evolutionary scenario: the case of Acrolophus subgroup (Centaurea L., Compositae) from the western Mediterranean
    Víctor N Suárez-Santiago
    Departamento de Botanica, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de Granada, Granada, Spain
    Gene 404:80-92. 2007
    Within the genus Centaurea (subtribe Centaureinae, tribe Cardueae, Compositae) hybridizations and reticulate-evolution phenomena have widely been recognized...
  36. doi In vitro antimicrobial activity of extracts and compounds of some selected medicinal plants from Cameroon
    Emmanuel Jean Teinkela Mbosso
    Laboratoire de Substances Naturelles et Synthèse Organique, Département de Chimie Organique, Faculte des Sciences, Universite de Yaounde I, BP 812 Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 128:476-81. 2010
    Seven extracts and eight compounds from four selected Cameroonian medicinal plants, Solanecio mannii Hook f. (Asteraceae), Monodora myristica Dunal (Annonaceae), Albizia gummifera (J.F. Gmel) C.A...
  37. ncbi Red list plants: colonization by arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and dark septate endophytes
    B Fuchs
    Department of Botany, University of Salzburg, Hellbrunnerstrasse 34, A 5020, Austria
    Mycorrhiza 14:277-81. 2004
    ..importance for their potential re-establishment, we determined the mycorrhizal status of Serratula tinctoria (Asteraceae), Betonica officinalis (Lamiaceae), Drosera intermedia (Droseraceae) and Lycopodiella inundata (Lycopodiaceae), ..
  38. ncbi Tissue distribution, core biosynthesis and diversification of pyrrolizidine alkaloids of the lycopsamine type in three Boraginaceae species
    Cordula Frölich
    Institut fur Pharmazeutische Biologie, Technische Universitat Braunschweig, Mendelssohnstrasse 1, D 38106 Braunschweig, Germany
    Phytochemistry 68:1026-37. 2007
    ..the core pathway, homospermidine synthase, evolved independently in the Boraginaceae and, for instance, in the Asteraceae [Reimann, A., Nurhayati, N., Backenkohler, A., Ober, D., 2004...
  39. pmc Genome size variation and species relationships in Hieracium sub-genus Pilosella (Asteraceae) as inferred by flow cytometry
    Jan Suda
    Department of Botany, Faculty of Science, Charles University in Prague, Benatska 2, CZ 128 01 Prague, Czech Republic
    Ann Bot 100:1323-35. 2007
    ..In this study, genome size variation was investigated in a representative set of Central European hawkweeds in order to assess the value of such a data set for species delineation and inference of evolutionary relationships...
  40. doi Composition and anti-insect activity of essential oils from Tagetes L. species (Asteraceae, Helenieae) on Ceratitis capitata Wiedemann and Triatoma infestans Klug
    Sandra B López
    Instituto de Biotecnología, Facultad de Ingeniería, Universidad Nacional de San Juan, San Juan, Argentina
    J Agric Food Chem 59:5286-92. 2011
    Essential oils from four species of the genus Tagetes L. (Asteraceae, Helenieae) collected in Tucumán province, Argentina, were evaluated for their chemical composition, toxicity, and olfactory activity on Mediterranean fruit fly ..
  41. ncbi Radiation and diversification within the Ligularia-Cremanthodium-Parasenecio complex (Asteraceae) triggered by uplift of the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau
    Jian Quan Liu
    Qinghai Tibetan Plateau Biological Evolution and Adaptation Laboratory, Northwest Plateau Institute of Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xining 810001, Qinghai, China
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 38:31-49. 2006
    The Ligularia-Cremanthodium-Parasenecio (L-C-P) complex of the Tussilagininae (Asteraceae: Senecioneae) contains more than 200 species that are endemic to the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau in eastern Asia...
  42. ncbi Diuretic activity of the aqueous extracts of Carum carvi and Tanacetum vulgare in normal rats
    Sanaa Lahlou
    UFR Physiology Pharmacology, Laboratory of Animal Physiology, Department of Biology, Fez, Morocco
    J Ethnopharmacol 110:458-63. 2007
    ..Apiaceae) and the leaves of Tanacetum vulgare L. (Asteraceae/Compositae), two widely available plant materials, are used as diuretics...
  43. pmc Transgenic production of epoxy fatty acids by expression of a cytochrome P450 enzyme from Euphorbia lagascae seed
    Edgar B Cahoon
    DuPont Crop Genetics, Experimental Station, Wilmington, DE 19880 0402, USA
    Plant Physiol 128:615-24. 2002
    Seed oils of a number of Asteraceae and Euphorbiaceae species are enriched in 12-epoxyoctadeca-cis-9-enoic acid (vernolic acid), an unusual 18-carbon Delta(12)-epoxy fatty acid with potential industrial value...
  44. ncbi The effect of flavonol glycosides on opiate withdrawal
    Anna Capasso
    Dipartimento di Scienze Farmaceutiche, Universita di Salerno, Via Ponte Don Melillo, 84084, Fisciano, Salerno, Italia
    Med Chem 3:327-31. 2007
    ..has been centered on flavonol glycosides from Croton Menthodorus (Euphorbiaceae) and Aristeguietia discolor (Asteraceae)...
  45. ncbi Evaluation of the anti-ulcerogenic effect of sesquiterpene lactones from Centaurea solstitialis L. ssp. solstitialis by using various in vivo and biochemical techniques
    Ilhan Gurbuz
    Gazi University, Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacognosy, Etiler, 06330 Ankara, Turkey
    J Ethnopharmacol 112:284-91. 2007
    ..solstitialis (Asteraceae). In this study, these compounds were investigated by using various in vivo ulcer models in rats and mice...
  46. ncbi Novel repeated DNA sequences in safflower (Carthamus tinctorius L.) (Asteraceae): cloning, sequencing, and physical mapping by fluorescence in situ hybridization
    S N Raina
    Kihara Institute for Biological Research and Graduate School of Integrated Sciences, Yokohama City University, 641 12 Maioka cho, Totsuka ku, Yokohama 244 0813, Japan
    J Hered 96:424-9. 2005
    ..repeated sequence, showing partial homology to intergenic spacer (IGS) of 18S-25S ribosomal RNA genes of an Asteraceae taxon (Centaurea stoebe), and the 18S-25S rRNA gene clusters were located at independent, but juxtaposed sites ..
  47. pmc Phylogenetic origins of the Himalayan endemic Dolomiaea, Diplazoptilon and Xanthopappus (Asteraceae: Cardueae) based on three DNA regions
    Yu Jin Wang
    Key Laboratory of Qinghai Tibetan Plateau Ecological Adaptation, Northwest Plateau Institute of Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xining 810008, Qinghai, China
    Ann Bot 99:311-22. 2007
    ..In the present study, the phylogenetic relationships and origins of three such endemic genera were analysed, Dolomiaea, Diplazoptilon and Xanthopappus, all in the tribe Cardueae of Asteraceae.
  48. ncbi A source of almost pure methyl chavicol: volatile oil from the aerial parts of Tagetes lucida (Asteraceae) cultivated in Costa Rica
    José F Cicció
    Centro de Investigaciones en Productos Naturales CIPRONA y Escuela de Química, Universidad de Costa Rica, 2060 San Jose, Costa Rica
    Rev Biol Trop 52:853-7. 2004
    ..Thirty compounds were identified, of which methyl chavicol (95-97%) was the major constituent. From flower oil, two bithienyls were detected as minor constituents...
  49. doi Screening for acetylcholinesterase inhibitory activity in plant extracts from Argentina
    María C Carpinella
    Fine Chemical and Natural Products Laboratory, School of Chemistry, Catholic University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Argentina
    Phytother Res 24:259-63. 2010
    ..Organic fractions obtained from extracts of Achyrocline tomentosa (Asteraceae), Eupatorium viscidum (Asteraceae), Ruprechtia apetala (Polygonaceae) Trichocline reptans (Asteraceae) and ..
  50. doi Anti-inflammatory, antioxidant and antifungal activity of Chuquiraga spinosa
    Raquel Casado
    Department of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
    Pharm Biol 49:620-6. 2011
    Stem and leaves infusion of Chuquiraga spinosa (R&P) Don. (Asteraceae) is used in the Peruvian traditional medicine for its anti-inflammatory properties and for the treatment of vaginal infections.
  51. pmc The In Vitro Effects of Aqueous and Ethanolic Extracts of the Leaves of Ageratum conyzoides (Asteraceae) on Three Life Cycle Stages of the Parasitic Nematode Heligmosomoides bakeri (Nematoda: Heligmosomatidae)
    J Wabo Pone
    Department of Animal Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, P O Box 067, Dschang, Cameroon
    Vet Med Int 2011:140293. 2011
    ..out to determine the ovicidal and larvicidal activity of aqueous and ethanolic extracts of Ageratum conyzoides (Asteraceae) leaves on the eggs (unembryonated and embryonated), first and second larval stages of Heligmosomoides bakeri...
  52. doi Linkage of 35S and 5S rRNA genes in Artemisia (family Asteraceae): first evidence from angiosperms
    Sonia Garcia
    Laboratori de Botànica, Facultat de Farmacia, Universitat de Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Chromosoma 118:85-97. 2009
    ..The linked arrangement probably evolved before the divergence of Artemisia from the rest of Asteraceae (>10 Myrs)...
  53. doi The biochemistry of Rubisco in Flaveria
    David S Kubien
    Department of Biology, The University of New Brunswick, Box 4400, Fredericton, New Brunswick, E3B 5A3, Canada
    J Exp Bot 59:1767-77. 2008
    ..K(o)) and RuBP (K(m-RuBP)), were measured at 25 degrees C, in Rubisco purified from 16 species of Flaveria (Asteraceae)...
  54. ncbi Medicinal smokes
    Abdolali Mohagheghzadeh
    Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran
    J Ethnopharmacol 108:161-84. 2006
    ..Most of the 265 plant species of mono-ingredient remedies studied belong to Asteraceae (10.6%), followed by Solanaceae (10.2%), Fabaceae (9.8%) and Apiaceae (5.3%)...
  55. ncbi Yin Chen Hao Tang, a Chinese prescription, inhibits both herpes simplex virus type-1 and type-2 infections in vitro
    Hua Yew Cheng
    Department of Cosmetic Applications and Management, Tung Fang Institute of Technology, 829 Kaohsiung County, Taiwan
    Antiviral Res 77:14-9. 2008
    ..The prescription contains three Chinese herbs, namely Artemisia capillaries Thunb. (Compositae), Rheum officinale Baillon (Polygonaceae), and Gardenia jasminoids Ellis (Rubiaceae), and has been widely used ..
  56. ncbi Pattern of cross-sensitivity between 4 Compositae plants, Parthenium hysterophorus, Xanthium strumarium, Helianthus annuus and Chrysanthemum coronarium, in Indian patients
    T Nandakishore
    Department of Dermatology and Venereology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
    Contact Dermatitis 30:162-7. 1994
    To assess the pattern of cross-sensitivity between 4 members of the Compositae family, namely Parthenium hysterophorus L., Xanthium strumarium L., Helanthus annuus L. and Chrysanthemum coronarium L...
  57. ncbi Host-associated genetic differentiation in the goldenrod elliptical-gall moth, Gnorimoschema gallaesolidaginis (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae)
    John D Nason
    Department of Botany, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    Evolution 56:1475-88. 2002
    ..altissima and S. gigantea (Asteraceae). We tested for host-associated genetic differentiation in G...
  58. pmc In vitro effects of Warburgia ugandensis, Psiadia punctulata and Chasmanthera dependens on Leishmania major promastigotes
    Edward K Githinji
    University of Nairobi, Kenya
    Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med 7:264-75. 2010
    Plant extracts from Warburgia ugandensis Sprague (Family: Canellaceae), Psiadia punctulata Vatke (Family: Compositae) and Chasmanthera dependens Hoschst (Family: Menispermaceae) were tested for activity on Leishmania major promastigotes (..
  59. doi Molecular phylogeny and evolution of the genus Neoerysiphe (Erysiphaceae, Ascomycota)
    Susumu Takamatsu
    Department of Bioresources, Graduate School, Mie University, Kurima Machiya, Tsu, Japan
    Mycol Res 112:639-49. 2008
    ..Group 2 is represented by N. cumminsiana from Asteraceae. This group also includes Oidium baccharidis, O. maquii, and Oidium spp...
  60. ncbi Toxic effects of solstitialin A 13-acetate and cynaropicrin from Centaurea solstitialis L. (Asteraceae) in cell cultures of foetal rat brain
    C H Cheng
    Postgraduate Studies in Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy, University of Bradford, West Yorkshire, U K
    Neuropharmacology 31:271-7. 1992
    ....
  61. ncbi Frequent gain and loss of pyrrolizidine alkaloids in the evolution of Senecio section Jacobaea (Asteraceae)
    Pieter B Pelser
    Department of Botany, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
    Phytochemistry 66:1285-95. 2005
    ..the macrocyclic senecionine type are secondary metabolites characteristic for most species of the genus Senecio (Asteraceae)...
  62. doi Authentication of Saussurea lappa, an endangered medicinal material, by ITS DNA and 5S rRNA sequencing
    Feng Chen
    Department of Biochemistry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Planta Med 74:889-92. 2008
    Wild SAUSSUREA LAPPA in the family Asteraceae is a highly endangered plant. On the other hand, the dried root of cultivated S...
  63. ncbi Topically applied diterpenoids from Egletes viscosa (Asteraceae) attenuate the dermal inflammation in mouse ear induced by tetradecanoylphorbol 13-acetate- and oxazolone
    Iana Bantim Felício Calou
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Ceara, Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil
    Biol Pharm Bull 31:1511-6. 2008
    ..b>Asteraceae) were evaluated on acute and chronic models of mouse ear dermatitis. A single topical application of CA (0...
  64. doi Changes in Rubisco kinetics during the evolution of C4 photosynthesis in Flaveria (Asteraceae) are associated with positive selection on genes encoding the enzyme
    Maxim V Kapralov
    Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Mol Biol Evol 28:1491-503. 2011
    ..Flaveria (Asteraceae) includes C(3), C(3)-C(4) intermediate, and C(4) species with kinetically distinct Rubiscos, providing a ..
  65. ncbi Plastidic trnFUUC pseudogenes in North American genus Boechera (Brassicaceae): mechanistic aspects of evolution
    C Dobes
    Heidelberg Institute of Plant Science, Department of Biodiversity and Plant Systematics, Heidelberg University, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Plant Biol (Stuttg) 9:502-15. 2007
    ..in a phylogenetic context and were compared to published analogous examples that emerged in parallel in the Asteraceae and Juncaceae, respectively...
  66. doi Effects of Mikania glomerata Spreng. and Mikania laevigata Schultz Bip. ex Baker (Asteraceae) extracts on pulmonary inflammation and oxidative stress caused by acute coal dust exposure
    Tiago P Freitas
    Laboratório de Fisiopatologia Experimental, Universidade do Extremo Sul Catarinense, Criciuma, Santa Catarina, Brazil
    J Med Food 11:761-6. 2008
    ..The present study indicates that M. glomerata and M. laevigata might become good candidates for the prevention of lung oxidative injury caused by coal dust exposure...
  67. pmc Genome size in Hieracium subgenus Hieracium (Asteraceae) is strongly correlated with major phylogenetic groups
    Jindrich Chrtek
    Institute of Botany, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Pruhonice, Czech Republic
    Ann Bot 104:161-78. 2009
    ..apomixis). The aim of the present study was to analyse nuclear genome size in a phylogenetic framework and to assess relationships between genome size and ploidy, breeding system and selected ecogeographic features...
  68. pmc Allopolyploid speciation and ongoing backcrossing between diploid progenitor and tetraploid progeny lineages in the Achillea millefolium species complex: analyses of single-copy nuclear genes and genomic AFLP
    Jin Xiu Ma
    Ministry of Education Key Laboratory for Biodiversity Science and Ecological Engineering, and College of Life Sciences, Beijing Normal University, Beijing 100875, China
    BMC Evol Biol 10:100. 2010
    ..Achillea collina is a widespread tetraploid species within the Achillea millefolium polyploid complex (Asteraceae-Anthemideae). It is morphologically intermediate between the relic diploids, A. setacea-2x in xeric and A...
  69. ncbi Extinction of the Edinburgh lineage of the allopolyploid neospecies, Senecio cambrensis Rosser (Asteraceae)
    R J Abbott
    Harold Mitchell Building, Division of Environmental and Evolutionary Biology, School of Biology, University of St Andrews, Fife KY16 9TH, Scotland, UK
    Heredity (Edinb) 88:267-9. 2002
    ..The lineage was present in Edinburgh from at least 1974 and therefore survived in the wild for a minimum of 19 years. The species remains well established in parts of North Wales...
  70. ncbi Asexuality and the coexistence of cytotypes
    Rebecca Hufft Kao
    University of California Santa Cruz, EE Biology, EMS A316, 1156 High St, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    New Phytol 175:764-72. 2007
    ..Arnica cordifolia (Asteraceae) has both triploid and tetraploid cytotypes co-occurring in many locations...
  71. doi Cirsilineol inhibits proliferation of cancer cells by inducing apoptosis via mitochondrial pathway
    Xia Sheng
    State Key Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, School of Life Sciences, Nanjing University, 22 Han Kou Road, Nanjing 210093, China
    J Pharm Pharmacol 60:1523-9. 2008
    ..4',5-dihydroxy-3',6,7-trimethoxyflavone) is a compound isolated from the herb of Artemisia vestita Wall (Compositae)...
  72. doi Sesquiterpene lactones from the endemic Cape Verdean Artemisia gorgonum
    Risoleta Ortet
    Universite de Nice Sophia Antipolis, Laboratoire de Chimie des Molecules Bioactives et des Aromes, UMR 6001 CNRS, Faculte des Sciences, Nice, France
    Phytochemistry 69:2961-5. 2008
    Leaves and flowers of Artemisia gorgonum (Asteraceae) collected in Fogo, Cape Verde islands, were phytochemically investigated and resulted in isolation and characterization of three guaianolides 1, 2, 5, and a secoguainolide 4, in ..
  73. doi Suppression of the antigen-stimulated RBL-2H3 mast cell activation by Artekeiskeanol A
    Jangja Hong
    Laboratory of Life Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, Yasuda Women s University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Planta Med 75:1494-8. 2009
    Effects of artekeiskeanol A, a newly isolated coumarin derivative from Artemisa keiskeana Miq. (Compositae), the extract of which is used for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis as a folk medicine, on the antigen-induced activation of RBL-..
  74. doi The anti-inflammatory effect of tussilagone, from Tussilago farfara, is mediated by the induction of heme oxygenase-1 in murine macrophages
    Cheol Hwangbo
    Department of Biochemistry, College of Natural Sciences, Kangwon National University, Chuncheon 200 701, Republic of Korea
    Int Immunopharmacol 9:1578-84. 2009
    Tussilagone (TSL), isolated from the flower of buds of Tussilago farfara (Compositae), is a sesquiterpenoid that is known to exert a variety of pharmacological activities...
  75. doi Bactericidal and anti-inflammatory properties of a standardized Echinacea extract (Echinaforce): dual actions against respiratory bacteria
    S M Sharma
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia, 2733 Heather Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Phytomedicine 17:563-8. 2010
    ..Extracts of Echinacea purpurea (Asteraceae) have been advocated traditionally for use by individuals suffering from these symptoms, although the underlying ..
  76. doi Role of mucilage in the germination of Artemisia sphaerocephala (Asteraceae) achenes exposed to osmotic stress and salinity
    Xuejun Yang
    State Key Laboratory of Vegetation and Environmental Change, Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100093, China
    Plant Physiol Biochem 48:131-5. 2010
    Artemisia sphaerocephala (Asteraceae) is one of the pioneer species in moving and semi-stable sand dunes in the deserts of northwest China. The outer surface of A...
  77. pmc In vivo and in vitro effects of Bidens pilosa L. (Asteraceae) leaf aqueous and ethanol extracts on primed-oestrogenized rat uterine muscle
    Longo Frida
    Universite de Yaounde I, Ecole Normale Superieure, Departement des Sciences Biologiques, Laboratoire d Electrophysiologie, BP 47 Yaoundé, Cameroun
    Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med 5:79-91. 2007
    Bidens pilosa L. is an Asteraceae growing in tropical zones, and traditionally utilized worldwide in herbal medicine. The present work is based on its traditional use during child birth as a labour facilitator...
  78. doi Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi alter thymol derivative contents of Inula ensifolia L
    Szymon Zubek
    Mycology Unit, Institute of Botany, Jagiellonian University, Lubicz 46, 31 512 Kraków, Poland
    Mycorrhiza 20:497-504. 2010
    Individuals of Inula ensifolia L. (Asteraceae), a valuable xerothermic plant species with potential therapeutic value, were inoculated under laboratory conditions with different strains of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (AMF): (1) Glomus ..
  79. pmc Large scale interaction analysis predicts that the Gerbera hybrida floral E function is provided both by general and specialized proteins
    Satu Ruokolainen
    Gerbera Laboratory, Department of Applied Biology PO Box 27, Latokartanonkaari 7, FIN 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Plant Biol 10:129. 2010
    ..complex inflorescences with morphologically distinct floral morphs that are specific to the sunflower family Asteraceae. We have previously characterized several MADS box genes that regulate floral development in Gerbera...
  80. doi Evaluation of antiviral activity of aqueous extracts from Achyrocline satureioides against Western equine encephalitis virus
    María Carola Sabini
    Facultad de Ciencias Medicas, Instituto de Virologia Dr José María Vanella, Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Cordoba, Argentina
    Nat Prod Res 26:405-15. 2012
    Achyrocline satureioides (Asteraceae) is a medicinal plant traditionally used in Argentina for the treatment of intestinal infections and various digestive disorders...
  81. doi Immunomodulatory activity of petroleum ether extract of Anacyclus pyrethrum
    Vikas Sharma
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Dr H S Gour University, Sagar, Madhya Pradesh, India
    Pharm Biol 48:1247-54. 2010
    Anacyclus pyrethrum DC (Compositae) roots, commonly known as Pellitory root and locally as akarkara, are widely recognized in the Indian traditional systems of medicine, Ayurveda, as a 'rasayana', i.e...
  82. doi Anti-leishmanial effects of purified compounds from aerial parts of Baccharis uncinella C. DC. (Asteraceae)
    Luiz Felipe D Passero
    Laboratório de Patologia de Moléstias Infecciosas, Departamento de Patologia, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Sao Paulo, 01246 903 Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Parasitol Res 108:529-36. 2011
    ..The results presented herein suggest that the active components from B. uncinella can be important to the design of new drugs against American tegumentar leishmaniases...
  83. doi Cytoprotective and anti-inflammatory effects of spinasterol via the induction of heme oxygenase-1 in murine hippocampal and microglial cell lines
    Gil Saeng Jeong
    Zoonosis Research Center, Wonkwang University, Iksan 570 749, Republic of Korea
    Int Immunopharmacol 10:1587-94. 2010
    Spinasterol, which is isolated from the aerial parts of Aster scaber Thunb. (Asteraceae), is involved in various biological activities...
  84. doi Chemical composition, seasonal variation, and biosynthetic considerations of essential oils from Baccharis microdonta and B. elaeagnoides (Asteraceae)
    Viviane A Sayuri
    Centro de Ciências e Humanidades, Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Chem Biodivers 7:2771-82. 2010
    ....
  85. doi Profiling the chlorogenic acids of Rudbeckia hirta, Helianthus tuberosus, Carlina acaulis and Symphyotrichum novae-angliae leaves by LC-MS(n)
    Rakesh Jaiswal
    School of Engineering and Science, Chemistry, Jacobs University Bremen, 28759, Bremen, Germany
    Phytochem Anal 22:432-41. 2011
    ..We have selected well-established plants of Asteraceae family and these are used in folk medicines as antivirals.
  86. doi Analysis of alkylamides in Echinacea plant materials and dietary supplements by ultrafast liquid chromatography with diode array and mass spectrometric detection
    Elizabeth Mudge
    Department of Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Science, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Agric Food Chem 59:8086-94. 2011
    Alkylamides are a class of compounds present in plants of the genus Echinacea (Asteraceae), which have been shown to have high bioavailability and immunomodulatory effects...
  87. doi Linné's floral clock is slow without pollinators--flower closure and plant-pollinator interaction webs
    Jochen Fründ
    Agroecology, Department of Crop Sciences, Georg August University Gottingen, Grisebachstr 6, 37077 Gottingen, Germany
    Ecol Lett 14:896-904. 2011
    ..We show with a set of experiments that Asteraceae flower heads can close within three hours after pollination, whereas un-pollinated flower heads stay open until ..
  88. pmc Molecular genetic and quantitative trait divergence associated with recent homoploid hybrid speciation: a study of Senecio squalidus (Asteraceae)
    A C Brennan
    Estacion Biologica de Donana CSIC, Seville, Spain
    Heredity (Edinb) 108:87-95. 2012
    ..This study emphasizes the important contribution of founder events and geographic isolation to successful homoploid hybrid speciation...
  89. ncbi Ethnobotanical study of some aromatic and medicinal plants in the Middle Atlas mountains of Morocco
    Mohammed El Midaoui
    Department of Agronomy and Plant Breeding, Ena, BP S 40, 50000 Meknès, Morocco
    Nat Prod Commun 6:1455-8. 2011
    ..The results showed a range of indigenous and diversified MAP belonging to 10 botanical families (Lamiaceae, Asteraceae, Rosaceae, Chenopodiaceae, Papaveraceae, Caryophyllaceae, Cupressaceae, Rutaceae, Anacardiaceae and ..
  90. pmc Extensive range persistence in peripheral and interior refugia characterizes Pleistocene range dynamics in a widespread Alpine plant species (Senecio carniolicus, Asteraceae)
    Pedro Escobar García
    Department of Systematic and Evolutionary Botany, University of Vienna, Rennweg 14, Vienna, Austria
    Mol Ecol 21:1255-70. 2012
    ..Here, we test this hypothesis in a high-mountain plant (diploid lineage of Senecio carniolicus, Asteraceae) from the Eastern European Alps, in which patterns of morphological variation and current habitat requirements ..
  91. doi Toxic essential oils: anxiolytic, antinociceptive and antimicrobial properties of the yarrow Achillea umbellata Sibth. et Sm. (Asteraceae) volatiles
    Niko S Radulović
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science and Mathematics, University of Nis, Visegradska 33, 18000 Nis, Serbia
    Food Chem Toxicol 50:2016-26. 2012
    ..The ethnopharmacologically renowned genus Achillea L. (Asteraceae) is even more troublesome in this respect since different taxa are believed to have the same beneficial ..
  92. doi Antioxidant and cytotoxic potential of a new thienyl derivative from Tagetes erecta roots
    Pankaj Gupta
    Department of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Guru Jambheshwar University of Science and Technology, Hisar, Haryana, India
    Pharm Biol 50:1013-8. 2012
    The search for newer compounds against pathogenic species continues unabated due to drug resistance. Traditionally, Tagetes erecta Linn. (Compositae) has been used for the treatment of various parasitic and microbial diseases.
  93. ncbi [New sesquiterpenoids from the rhizomes of Petasites japonicus MAXIM. and the roots of Ligularia dentata HARA]
    Yasunori Yaoita
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, Sendai, Japan
    Yakugaku Zasshi 132:887-93. 2012
    Over the past twenty years, our research group has been involved in the phytochemical study of terpenoids from Compositae plants. From seven species, namely, Erigeron annuus (L.) PERS., Erigeron philadelphicus L...
  94. doi Hepatoprotective and antiviral properties of isochlorogenic acid A from Laggera alata against hepatitis B virus infection
    Bing Jie Hao
    Department of Pharmacy, Zhejiang Provincial Key Laboratory of Biometrology and Inspection and Quarantine, College of Life Sciences, China Jiliang University, Hangzhou 310018, China
    J Ethnopharmacol 144:190-4. 2012
    The aim of this study was to determine the anti-hepatitis B effect of isochlorogenic acid A isolated from Laggera alata (Asteraceae), a traditional Chinese herbal medicine.
  95. ncbi Bioassay-guided isolation and identification of cytotoxic compounds from Gymnosperma glutinosum leaves
    Ramiro Quintanilla-Licea
    Departamento de Quimica, Facultad de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, San Nicolás de los Garza 66451, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
    Molecules 17:11229-41. 2012
    Bioassay-guided fractionation of hexane extracts of Gymnosperma glutinosum (Asteraceae) leaves, collected in North Mexico, afforded the known compounds hentriacontane (1) and (+)-13S,14R,15-trihydroxy-ent-labd-7-ene (2), as well as the ..
  96. doi Inuloxins A-D, phytotoxic bi-and tri-cyclic sesquiterpene lactones produced by Inula viscosa: potential for broomrapes and field dodder management
    Anna Andolfi
    Dipartimento di Scienze del Suolo, della Pianta, dell Ambiente e delle Produzioni Animali, Universita di Napoli Federico II, 80055 Portici, Italy
    Phytochemistry 86:112-20. 2013
    ..A-D, were isolated together with the known α-costic acid, from the aerial parts of Inula viscosa (family Asteraceae), a widespread Mediterranean plant well known for its content of pharmacologically active metabolites...
  97. doi Alien flora of Indian Himalayan state of Himachal Pradesh
    Vikrant Jaryan
    Biodiversity Division, CSIR Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Palampur, 176061, HP, India
    Environ Monit Assess 185:6129-53. 2013
    ..The alien flora of HP comprises of 497 species belonging to 85 families. Majority of them belong to family Asteraceae (59 species), followed by Poaceae (47 species) and Fabaceae (43 species)...
  98. doi Chemical constituents and antibacterial property of the essential oil of the roots of Cyathocline purpurea
    Rajesh K Joshi
    Department of Phytochemistry, Regional Medical Research Centre, Indian Council of Medical Research, Belgaum, Karnataka 590010, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 145:621-5. 2013
    Cyathocline purpurea (D. Don.) O. Ktze. (Asteraceae) is a rare existence Indian medicinal plant and traditionally has antimicrobial property.
  99. pmc A "novel" protocol for the analysis of hydroxycinnamic acids in leaf tissue of chicory (Cichorium intybus L., Asteraceae)
    Meriem Bahri
    Universite Lille 1, Sciences et Technologies, UMR INRA 1281 Stress Abiotiques et Différenciation des Végétaux Cultivés, GIS GENOCHIC, Bâtiment SN2, 3ème étage, 59655 Villeneuve d Ascq cedex, France
    ScientificWorldJournal 2012:142983. 2012
    ..No degradation of the major hydroxycinnamates-caftaric, chlorogenic, and chicoric acids-was observed, during maceration at ambient temperatures, or after storage for 1 year...
  100. doi Extraction of antioxidant components from Bidens pilosa flowers and their uptake by human intestinal Caco-2 cells
    Wen Chin Lee
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Show Chwan Memorial Hospital, Changhua 500, Taiwan
    Molecules 18:1582-601. 2013
    Bidens pilosa L. var. radiata (BPR, Asteraceae) is a commonly used folk medicine for treating various disorders such as diabetes, inflammation and hypertension...
  101. doi Cytotoxic sesquiterpene lactones from the leaves of Vernonia guineensis Benth. (Asteraceae)
    Ngeh J Toyang
    Virgin Botanicals and Biotech Incorporated, Columbia, MD, USA Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Ethnopharmacol 146:552-6. 2013
    Vernonia guineensis Benth. (Asteraceae) preparations are used in folk medicine in Cameroon to treat a number of ailments, including prostate cancer and malaria, and is used as an anthelmintic, adaptogen and antidote...

Research Grants2

  1. CHEMICAL STUDIES OF NOVEL SULFUR CONTAINING ANTIBIOTICS
    Eloy Rodriguez; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..have established that the thiarubrines, sulfur-containing polyacetylenes, are constituents of plants of the Asteraceae which are used by wild apes and humans for therapeutic purposes...