daisy family

Summary

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 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...
  17. 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...
  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. 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 ..
  23. 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...
  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. 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...
  29. 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...
  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. 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 ..
  40. 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...
  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 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...
  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. 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...
  49. 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 ..
  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. 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 ..
  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 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...
  57. 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 (..
  58. 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...
  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 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 ..
  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 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...
  65. 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...
  66. 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...
  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. doi Phylogeny of Barnadesioideae (Asteraceae) inferred from DNA sequence data and morphology
    Michael Gruenstaeudl
    Department of Systematic and Evolutionary Botany, Faculty Center of Botany, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 51:572-87. 2009
    Subfamily Barnadesioideae (Asteraceae) consists of nine genera and 91 species endemic to South America. They include annual and perennial herbs, arching shrubs and trees up to 30m tall...
  70. pmc First records of two mealybug species in Brazil and new potential pests of papaya and coffee
    Mark P Culik
    Instituto Capixaba de Pesquisa, Assistência Técnica e Extensão Rural INCAPER, Vitoria, Espirito Santo, Brasil
    J Insect Sci 6:1-6. 2006
    ..Ferrisia malvastra is also newly recorded in Brazil, where it was found on Bidens pilosa (Asteraceae). Ferrisia virgata was collected from an unidentified weed and Phenacoccus tucumanus from Citrus sp. (Rutaceae)...
  71. ncbi Cytogenetical studies on achene colour polymorphism of Picris asplenoides L. and Urospermum picroides L. (Asteraceae) in Egypt
    Amal A Abd El-Wahid
    Department of Botany, Faculty of Science, Mansoura University, Egypt
    Pak J Biol Sci 12:565-73. 2009
    ..093, 0.115 and 0.145 microg g(-1) fresh weight for brown, black and white achene, respectively while RNA content were 10.417, 17.361 and 21.528 microg g(-1) fresh weight for black, white and brown achene, respectively...
  72. pmc Pollen-pistil interactions and self-incompatibility in the Asteraceae: new insights from studies of Senecio squalidus (Oxford ragwort)
    Alexandra M Allen
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Woodland Road, Bristol BS8 1UG, UK
    Ann Bot 108:687-98. 2011
    ..Here we review studies of pollen-pistil interactions and SI in the Asteraceae, an important family that has been relatively understudied in these areas of reproductive biology.
  73. doi Phytotoxic activities of (2R)-6-hydroxytremetone
    Elida Romano
    Facultad de Bioquimica, Quimica y Farmacia, Universidad Nacional de Tucuman, Ayacucho 471, 4000 San Miguel de Tucuman, Argentina
    Plant Physiol Biochem 49:671-5. 2011
    Benzofurans are bioactive compounds isolated from the Asteraceae family. Benzofuran derivatives have been extensively studied because of their toxic effects on humans and animals...
  74. doi Understanding angiosperm diversification using small and large phylogenetic trees
    Stephen A Smith
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Am J Bot 98:404-14. 2011
    ..large angiosperm clades (Angiospermae, Monocotyledonae, Orchidaceae, Poaceae, Eudicotyledonae, Fabaceae, and Asteraceae), we explore this issue by contrasting two approaches: (1) using small backbone trees with an inferred number of ..
  75. doi The molecular phylogeny of the white blister rust genus Pustula reveals a case of underestimated biodiversity with several undescribed species on ornamentals and crop plants
    Sebastian Ploch
    Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre BiK F, Senckenberganlage 25, Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Fungal Biol 115:214-9. 2011
    ..geographic patterns were observed in the occurrence of Pustula, the host range of which includes the Araliaceae, Asteraceae, Gentianaceae, and Goodeniaceae...
  76. doi Coevolution with higher taxonomic host groups within the Puccinia/Uromyces rust lineage obscured by host jumps
    Marlien M Van der Merwe
    CSIRO Plant Industry, GPO Box 1600, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia
    Mycol Res 112:1387-408. 2008
    ..The grouping in clade I, subclade E of rusts of Cyperaceae and Asteraceae and, in particular, of an Australian isolate of P...
  77. doi Antibacterial activity of 15-deoxygoyazensolide isolated from the stems of Minasia alpestris (Asteraceae) against oral pathogens
    L C Keles
    Núcleo de Pesquisas em Ciências Exatas e Tecnológicas, Universidade de Franca, Franca, SP, Brazil
    Nat Prod Res 25:326-31. 2011
    ..faecalis (minimum inhibitory concentration [MIC]=40 µg mL(-1)) and S. sobrinus (MIC=60 µg mL(-1)) was observed...
  78. ncbi Further sesquiterpene lactones from Viguiera robusta and the potential anti-inflammatory activity of a heliangolide: inhibition of human neutrophil elastase release
    Nilton S Arakawa
    Faculdade de Ciencias Farmaceuticas de Ribeirao Preto, Laboratorio de Farmacognosia, Universidade de Sao Paulo USP, Av do Café s no, 14040 903, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
    Z Naturforsch C 63:533-8. 2008
    ..to known heliangolides, a new eudesmanolide was isolated from the leaf rinse extract of Viguiera robusta (Asteraceae). Structural elucidation was based on spectral analysis...
  79. ncbi Flavonoid glycosides from Chromolaena odorata leaves and their in vitro cytotoxic activity
    Tran Manh Hung
    College of Pharmacy, Catholic University of Daegu, Gyeongsan, Korea
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 59:129-31. 2011
    ..eleven known compounds, (3-13), were isolated from from a 70% EtOH extract of the leaves of Chromolaena odorata (Asteraceae). Their structures were elucidated by 1D and 2D NMR spectroscopic interpretation as well as by chemical studies...
  80. doi Clinal differentiation during invasion: Senecio inaequidens (Asteraceae) along altitudinal gradients in Europe
    Arnaud Monty
    Laboratory of Ecology, Gembloux Agricultural University, Passage des Deportes, 2, 5030 Gembloux, Belgium
    Oecologia 159:305-15. 2009
    ..In the present study, we tested the hypothesis that European populations of Senecio inaequidens (Asteraceae), an invasive species with South African origins, differentiated during migration from two independent ..
  81. doi Anticoccidial effects of Ageratum conyzoides
    N E Nweze
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria
    J Ethnopharmacol 122:6-9. 2009
    Ageratum conyzoides (Asteraceae) is folklorically used to treat diseases associated with bleeding. A study was conducted to determine the efficacy of Ageratum conyzoides in treating caecal coccidiosis of broilers...
  82. doi Chiral separation of hesperidin and naringin and its analysis in a butanol extract of Launeae arborescens
    Nasser Belboukhari
    Phytochemistry and Organic Synthesis Laboratory, University of Bechar, Bechar, Algeria
    Nat Prod Res 24:669-81. 2010
    Two flavanone glycosides were isolated from the aerial part of Launeae arborescens (Asteraceae), which were identified as hesperidin and naringin. They are the most abundant flavonoids in the edible parts of many species of citrus fruits...
  83. doi Mutagenic and genotoxic effects of Baccharis dracunculifolia (D.C.)
    Carmem R F Rodrigues
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Genética e Toxicologia Aplicada, Universidade Luterana do Brasil ULBRA, Canoas, RS, Brazil
    J Ethnopharmacol 124:321-4. 2009
    Baccharis dracunculifolia (D.C.) (Asteraceae), a native plant to Brazil known as "vassourinha" or "alecrim-do-campo", is the most important botanical source of a Brazilian propolis called green propolis...
  84. doi Two new 3-benzylphthalides from Scorzonera veratrifolia Fenzl
    Aynur Sari
    Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Istanbul University, 34 116 Beyazit, Istanbul, Turkey
    Nat Prod Res 24:56-62. 2010
    A phytochemical investigation of Scorzonera veratrifolia Fenzl (Asteraceae) yielded two new 3-benzylphthalides, scorzoveratrin (1) and scorzoveratrozit (2), together with five known compounds, chlorogenic acid (3), chlorogenic acid methyl ..
  85. doi Polyphenolic-polysaccharide conjugates from plants of Rosaceae/Asteraceae family as potential radioprotectors
    Halina Malgorzata Zbikowska
    Department of General Biochemistry, Faculty of Biology and Environmental Protection, University of Lodz, Pomorska 141 143, 90 236 Lodz, Poland Electronic address
    Int J Biol Macromol 86:329-37. 2016
    ..macromolecular, water-soluble glycoconjugates, isolated from the selected medicinal plants of Rosaceae/Asteraceae family: from leaves of Fragaria vesca L., Rubus plicatus Whe. et N. E...
  86. pmc Duplication and functional divergence in the chalcone synthase gene family of Asteraceae: evolution with substrate change and catalytic simplification
    Y Helariutta
    Institute of Biotechnology, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 93:9033-8. 1996
    ..We have recently isolated from Gerbera hybrida (Asteraceae) an unusual CHS-like gene, GCHS2, which codes for an enzyme with structural and enzymatic properties as well as ..
  87. doi Mycorrhizal fungi modulate phytochemical production and antioxidant activity of Cichorium intybus L. (Asteraceae) under metal toxicity
    P Rozpadek
    Institute of Environmental Sciences, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland Institute of Plant Physiology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Krakow, Poland Electronic address
    Chemosphere 112:217-24. 2014
    ..Our results indicate that R. irregularis inoculation had a beneficial role in sustaining the plants ability to cope with the deleterious effects of metal toxicity. ..
  88. doi Regulatory effects of Siegesbeckia glabrescens on non-small cell lung cancer cell proliferation and invasion
    Ha Neul Lee
    College of Pharmacy, Dankook University, Cheonan 330 714, Republic of Korea
    Am J Chin Med 42:453-63. 2014
    Siegesbeckia glabrescens (SG) Makino (Compositae) has been used as a traditional medicine for the treatment of allergic and inflammatory diseases...
  89. doi Antifungal activity of extracts of some plants used in Brazilian traditional medicine against the pathogenic fungus Paracoccidioides brasiliensis
    Susana Johann
    Laboratório de Química dos Produtos Naturais, Centro de Pesquisas Rene Rachou, FIOCRUZ, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Pharm Biol 48:388-96. 2010
    ..Polygonaceae), and Baccharis dracunculifolia DC. (Asteraceae)...
  90. ncbi Photoprotection by Cichorum endivia extracts: prevention of UVB-induced erythema, pyrimidine dimer formation and IL-6 expression
    C D Enk
    Department of Dermatology, Hadassah University Hospital, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
    Skin Pharmacol Physiol 17:42-8. 2004
    ..Divaricatum (Asteraceae) in terms of protection against sunburn, and in prevention of UVB-induced pyrimidine dimer formation and IL-6 ..
  91. doi Pollen limitation and pollinator preferences in Scorzonera hispanica
    Z Cervenková
    Department of Botany, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Praha, Czech Republic
    Plant Biol (Stuttg) 16:967-72. 2014
    ..between measured plant traits, environmental variables and pollinator preferences in Scorzonera hispanica (Asteraceae), a rare perennial, allogamous herb of open grasslands...
  92. doi Anti-allergic rhinitis effect of caffeoylxanthiazonoside isolated from fruits of Xanthium strumarium L. in rodent animals
    Wei Peng
    Department of Pharmacognosy, School of Pharmacy, Second Military Medical University, Shanghai 200433, PR China Department of Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, Third Military Medical University, Chongqing 400038, PR China
    Phytomedicine 21:824-9. 2014
    The fruits of Xanthium strumarium L. (Asteraceae) have been used extensively in China for treatment of various diseases such as allergic rhinitis (AR), tympanitis, urticaria and arthritis or ozena...
  93. pmc Evaluation of antibacterial and cytotoxic activity of Artemisia nilagirica and Murraya koenigii leaf extracts against mycobacteria and macrophages
    Sumanta Kumar Naik
    School of Biotechnology, KIIT University, Campus 11, Bhubaneswar, Orissa 751024, India
    BMC Complement Altern Med 14:87. 2014
    Artemisia nilagirica (Asteraceae) and Murraya koenigii (Rutaceae) are widely distributed in eastern region of India. Leaves of Artemisia nilagirica plant are used to treat cold and cough by the local tribal population in east India...
  94. doi Potential ecological roles of artemisinin produced by Artemisia annua L
    Karina Knudsmark Jessing
    Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Thorvaldsensvej 40, 1871, Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    J Chem Ecol 40:100-17. 2014
    Artemisia annua L. (annual wormwood, Asteraceae) and its secondary metabolite artemisinin, a unique sesquiterpene lactone with an endoperoxide bridge, has gained much attention due to its antimalarial properties...
  95. doi Chemical variation in Jacobaea vulgaris is influenced by the interaction of season and vegetation successional stage
    Sabrina Carvalho
    Dept of Terrestrial Ecology, Netherlands Institute of Ecology NIOO KNAW, PO Box 50, 6700 AB Wageningen, The Netherlands Dept Natural Resources, ITC Faculty, University of Twente, PO Box 6, 7500 AA Enschede, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Phytochemistry 99:86-94. 2014
    ..Here we examine variations in primary and secondary chemistry of Jacobaea vulgaris (Asteraceae) throughout the growing season in early, mid, and late stages of secondary succession following land abandonment ..
  96. doi Possible involvement of nitric oxide in antidepressant-like effect of silymarin in male mice
    Mina Khoshnoodi
    Brain and Spinal Injury Research Center, Neuroscience Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Pharm Biol 53:739-45. 2015
    Silymarin (SM) is extracted from milk thistle Silybum marianum L. [Asteraceae (Compositae)] and known for antioxidative and anti-inflammatory effects.
  97. ncbi A triterpene ozonide from Senecio selloi
    Gerhard Rücker
    Pharmazeutisches Institut der Universitat Bonn, Kreuzbergweg 26, D 53115 Bonn, Germany
    Arch Pharm (Weinheim) 336:205-7. 2003
    From the dried and fresh aerial parts of Senecio selloi Spreng, De Candolle (Asteraceae), the new triterpene ozonide 1 was isolated...
  98. doi Ameliorative effects of Tricholepis glaberrima in experimentally induced hepatic damage in rats: modulation of cytokines functions
    Shilpa S Gound
    Department of Pharmacology, STES, Sinhgad Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Lonavala, Pune 410401, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 160:164-72. 2015
    Tricholepis glaberrima belonging to family Asteraceae is popularly known as "Brahmadandi" in Indian system of medicine and is claimed to be effective in the treatment of various ailments such as neurological disorders, hepatic disorders, ..
  99. doi Profiling and Quantification of Phenolics in Stevia rebaudiana Leaves
    Hande Karaköse
    Department of Life Sciences and Chemistry, Jacobs University Bremen, 28759 Bremen, Germany
    J Agric Food Chem 63:9188-98. 2015
    Stevia rebaudiana (Bertoni) is a plant from the Asteraceae family with significant economic value because of the steviol glycoside sweeteners in its leaves. Chlorogenic acids and flavonoid glycosides of S...
  100. pmc Effects of Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsl.) A. Gray extract on adipocyte differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells
    Claudia Di Giacomo
    Dept of Drug Science Biochemistry Section, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
    PLoS ONE 10:e0122320. 2015
    Tithonia diversifolia (Hemsl.) A. Gray (Asteraceae) is widely used in traditional medicine...
  101. ncbi Population structure in the endangered Mauna Loa silversword, Argyroxiphium kauense (Asteraceae), and its bearing on reintroduction
    E A Friar
    Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, 1500 N College Avenue, Claremont, CA 91711, USA
    Mol Ecol 10:1657-63. 2001
    ..The results further suggest that if mixing of propagules from different source populations is not required to increase within-population genetic variation in the reintroduced populations, it may best be avoided...

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...