Solanum

Summary

Alias: Cyphomandra, Cyphomandra Mart. ex Sendtn., Solanum L.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Mycological and electron microscopic study of Solanum chrysotrichum saponin SC-2 antifungal activity on Candida species of medical significance
    Armando Herrera-Arellano
    Centro de Investigacion Biomedica del Sur, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social IMSS, Xochitepec, Morelos, Mexico
    Planta Med 73:1568-73. 2007
  2. ncbi Profiles of pyrimidine biosynthesis, salvage and degradation in disks of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) tubers
    Riko Katahira
    Department of Advanced Bioscience, Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences, Ochanomizu University, Tokyo, Japan
    Planta 215:821-8. 2002
  3. ncbi Clinical and mycological evaluation of therapeutic effectiveness of Solanum chrysotrichum standardized extract on patients with Pityriasis capitis (dandruff). A double blind and randomized clinical trial controlled with ketoconazole
    Armando Herrera-Arellano
    Centro de Investigacion Biomedica del Sur, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Argentina 1, Xochitepec, Morelos, México 62790
    Planta Med 70:483-8. 2004
  4. ncbi Phytoremediation potentials of selected tropical plants for ethidium bromide
    Raynato B Uera
    Environmental Management Department, Institute of Graduate Studies, Central Luzon State University, Science City of Munoz, Nueva Ecija, Philippines 3120
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 14:505-9. 2007
  5. ncbi [Chemical composition of essential oils from leaves of Helicteres guazumifolia (Sterculiaceae), Piper tuberculatum (Piperaceae), Scoparia dulcis (Arecaceae) and Solanum subinerme (Solanaceae) from Sucre, Venezuela]
    Gabriel Ordaz
    Departamento de Ciencias, Sección de Química, Núcleo de Monagas, Universidad de Oriente, Maturín 6201, Estado Monagas, Venezuela
    Rev Biol Trop 59:585-95. 2011
  6. ncbi Construction of two BAC libraries from the wild Mexican diploid potato, Solanum pinnatisectum, and the identification of clones near the late blight and Colorado potato beetle resistance loci
    Q Chen
    Agriculture and Agri Food Canada, Lethbridge Research Centre, PO Box 3000, Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 4B1, Canada
    Theor Appl Genet 108:1002-9. 2004
  7. ncbi Host use of Bactrocera latifrons, a new invasive tephritid species in Tanzania
    Hendry A Mziray
    Department of Crop Science and Production, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, Tanzania
    J Econ Entomol 103:70-6. 2010
  8. pmc Analysis of 90 Mb of the potato genome reveals conservation of gene structures and order with tomato but divergence in repetitive sequence composition
    Wei Zhu
    Department of Plant Biology, Michigan State University, 166 Plant Biology Building, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    BMC Genomics 9:286. 2008
  9. pmc Isolation and characterization of hydroxyproline-rich glycopeptide signals in black nightshade leaves
    Gregory Pearce
    Institute of Biological Chemistry, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington 99164 6340, USA
    Plant Physiol 150:1422-33. 2009
  10. pmc Ploidy manipulation of the gametophyte, endosperm and sporophyte in nature and for crop improvement: a tribute to Professor Stanley J. Peloquin (1921-2008)
    Rodomiro Ortiz
    International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center CIMMYT, Apdo Postal 6 641, 06600 Mexico, D F, Mexico
    Ann Bot 104:795-807. 2009

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Publications283 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Mycological and electron microscopic study of Solanum chrysotrichum saponin SC-2 antifungal activity on Candida species of medical significance
    Armando Herrera-Arellano
    Centro de Investigacion Biomedica del Sur, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social IMSS, Xochitepec, Morelos, Mexico
    Planta Med 73:1568-73. 2007
    b>Solanum chrysotrichum is utilized in traditional Mexican medicine for the treatment of mycotic skin infections. Several microbiological studies have provided evidence of its antifungal activity against dermatophytes and yeasts. S...
  2. ncbi Profiles of pyrimidine biosynthesis, salvage and degradation in disks of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) tubers
    Riko Katahira
    Department of Advanced Bioscience, Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences, Ochanomizu University, Tokyo, Japan
    Planta 215:821-8. 2002
    In order to obtain general metabolic profiles of pyrimidine ribo- and deoxyribonucleotides in potato (Solanum tuberosum L...
  3. ncbi Clinical and mycological evaluation of therapeutic effectiveness of Solanum chrysotrichum standardized extract on patients with Pityriasis capitis (dandruff). A double blind and randomized clinical trial controlled with ketoconazole
    Armando Herrera-Arellano
    Centro de Investigacion Biomedica del Sur, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Argentina 1, Xochitepec, Morelos, México 62790
    Planta Med 70:483-8. 2004
    ..It has been demonstrated that the extract obtained from leaves of the plant Solanum chrysotrichum possesses biological activity against dermatophytes and yeast...
  4. ncbi Phytoremediation potentials of selected tropical plants for ethidium bromide
    Raynato B Uera
    Environmental Management Department, Institute of Graduate Studies, Central Luzon State University, Science City of Munoz, Nueva Ecija, Philippines 3120
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 14:505-9. 2007
    ..Phytoremediation requires somewhat limited resources and very useful in treating wide variety of environmental contaminants. This study aimed to assess the potential of selected tropical plants as phytoremediators of EtBr...
  5. ncbi [Chemical composition of essential oils from leaves of Helicteres guazumifolia (Sterculiaceae), Piper tuberculatum (Piperaceae), Scoparia dulcis (Arecaceae) and Solanum subinerme (Solanaceae) from Sucre, Venezuela]
    Gabriel Ordaz
    Departamento de Ciencias, Sección de Química, Núcleo de Monagas, Universidad de Oriente, Maturín 6201, Estado Monagas, Venezuela
    Rev Biol Trop 59:585-95. 2011
    ..Leaves from Helicteres guazumifolia, Piper tuberculatum, Scoparia dulcis and Solanum subinerme were collected and their essential oils were obtained by means of hydro-distillation...
  6. ncbi Construction of two BAC libraries from the wild Mexican diploid potato, Solanum pinnatisectum, and the identification of clones near the late blight and Colorado potato beetle resistance loci
    Q Chen
    Agriculture and Agri Food Canada, Lethbridge Research Centre, PO Box 3000, Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 4B1, Canada
    Theor Appl Genet 108:1002-9. 2004
    ..artificial chromosome (BAC) libraries were constructed from genomic DNA of the Mexican wild diploid species, Solanum pinnatisectum, which carries high levels of resistance to the most important potato pathogen and pest, the late ..
  7. ncbi Host use of Bactrocera latifrons, a new invasive tephritid species in Tanzania
    Hendry A Mziray
    Department of Crop Science and Production, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, Tanzania
    J Econ Entomol 103:70-6. 2010
    ..latifrons of which four are new host records: Capsicum annuum L. cov. longum A. DC., Capsicum chinense Jacq., Solanum sodomeum L., and Solanum scabrum Mill...
  8. pmc Analysis of 90 Mb of the potato genome reveals conservation of gene structures and order with tomato but divergence in repetitive sequence composition
    Wei Zhu
    Department of Plant Biology, Michigan State University, 166 Plant Biology Building, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    BMC Genomics 9:286. 2008
    The Solanaceae family contains a number of important crop species including potato (Solanum tuberosum) which is grown for its underground storage organ known as a tuber...
  9. pmc Isolation and characterization of hydroxyproline-rich glycopeptide signals in black nightshade leaves
    Gregory Pearce
    Institute of Biological Chemistry, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington 99164 6340, USA
    Plant Physiol 150:1422-33. 2009
    ..a preprohydroxyproline-rich systemin, SnpreproHypSys, was identified from the leaves of black nightshade (Solanum nigrum), which is a member of a small gene family of at least three genes that have orthologs in tobacco (..
  10. pmc Ploidy manipulation of the gametophyte, endosperm and sporophyte in nature and for crop improvement: a tribute to Professor Stanley J. Peloquin (1921-2008)
    Rodomiro Ortiz
    International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center CIMMYT, Apdo Postal 6 641, 06600 Mexico, D F, Mexico
    Ann Bot 104:795-807. 2009
    ..five decades, Dr Peloquin merged basic research in plant reproduction, cytology, cytogenetics, genetics, potato (Solanum tuberosum) improvement and education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison...
  11. pmc The SOL Genomics Network: a comparative resource for Solanaceae biology and beyond
    Lukas A Mueller
    Department of Plant Breeding and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Plant Physiol 138:1310-7. 2005
    ..resource for the plants of the Solanaceae family, which includes important crop and model plants such as potato (Solanum tuberosum), eggplant (Solanum melongena), pepper (Capsicum annuum), and tomato (Solanum lycopersicum)...
  12. pmc Transcriptomic and reverse genetic analyses of branched-chain fatty acid and acyl sugar production in Solanum pennellii and Nicotiana benthamiana
    Stephen P Slocombe
    Department of Biology, Area 7, University of York, York YO10 5YW, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 148:1830-46. 2008
    ..proposed: (1) fatty acid synthase-mediated two-carbon elongation in the high acyl sugar-producing tomato species Solanum pennellii and Datura metel; and (2) alpha-keto acid elongation-mediated one-carbon increments in several tobacco (..
  13. doi Potato (Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Gogu valley) protein as a novel antimicrobial agent in weanling pigs
    Z Jin
    Division of Animal Resources Science, Research Centre for Proteineous Materials, Chosun University, Kwangju, Republic of Korea
    J Anim Sci 86:1562-72. 2008
    ..Potato protein was extracted from a value-added type of the new potato variety, Solanum tuberosum L. cv. Gogu valley, and was shown to have a minimum inhibitory concentration of 300 to 500 mug/mL...
  14. ncbi Laboratory assessment of the molluscicidal and cercaricidal activities of the Egyptian weed, Solanum nigrum L
    A H Ahmed
    Institute of Research for Tropical Medicine, General Organization for Teaching Hospitals and Institutes, Cairo, Egypt
    Ann Trop Med Parasitol 91:931-7. 1997
    The molluscicidal properties of Solanum nigrum L...
  15. doi A metabolomics study of cultivated potato (Solanum tuberosum) groups Andigena, Phureja, Stenotomum, and tuberosum using gas chromatography-mass spectrometry
    Gary Dobson
    Scottish Crop Research Institute, Invergowrie, Dundee DD2 5DA, Scotland, UK
    J Agric Food Chem 58:1214-23. 2010
    ..in tubers of genotypes belonging to groups Andigena, Phureja, Stenotomum, and Tuberosum of the potato, Solanum tuberosum...
  16. doi Intake, growth and carcass yield of indigenous goats fed market wastes of sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas) vines and scarlet eggplant (Solanum aethiopicum)
    C B Katongole
    Department of Animal Science, Makerere University, P O Box 7062, Kampala, Uganda
    Trop Anim Health Prod 41:1623-31. 2009
    ..goats fed basal diets of market wastes of sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas) vines (SPV) and scarlet eggplant (Solanum aethiopicum) (SEP) were examined in two experiments...
  17. doi Development of a real-time PCR method for the differential detection and quantification of four solanaceae in GMO analysis: potato (Solanum tuberosum), tomato (Solanum lycopersicum), eggplant (Solanum melongena), and pepper (Capsicum annuum)
    Maher Chaouachi
    Unité Etude du Polymorphisme des Génomes Végétaux EPGV UR1279, Centre National de Génotypage CNG, 2 rue Gaston Crémieux 91057, CP5721, Evry Cedex, France
    J Agric Food Chem 56:1818-28. 2008
    ..primers were designed for the detection, quantification, and differentiation of four Solanaceae: potato (Solanum tuberosum), tomato (Solanum lycopersicum), pepper (Capsicum annuum), and eggplant (Solanum melongena)...
  18. ncbi Weed management in Solanaceae crops in Portugal
    M Júlia Afonso
    Direcção Geral de Agricultura e Desenvolvimento Rural, Quinta do Marquês PT 2780 155 Oeiras, Portugal
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 73:919-27. 2008
    ..Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum Miller.), potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) and pepper (Capsicum annuum L...
  19. ncbi Effect of the leafy vegetable Solanum nigrum on the activities of some liver drug-metabolizing enzymes after aflatoxin B1 treatment in female rats
    P F Moundipa
    Laboratoire de Biochimie, , , Cameroun
    Br J Nutr 65:81-91. 1991
    Wistar albino female rats were maintained for 10 d on diets containing various levels of the vegetable Solanum nigrum. Simultaneously, they received daily intraperitoneal injections of aflatoxin B1 (AFB1) (either 0.2 or 0...
  20. ncbi Combining engineered resistance, avidin, and natural resistance derived from Solanum chacoense bitter to control Colorado potato beetle (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)
    Susannah G Cooper
    Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Econ Entomol 102:1270-80. 2009
    ..Leptinotarsa decemlineata (Say) (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), is the most destructive insect pest of potato, Solanum tuberosum (L.), in North America...
  21. ncbi Decreased sucrose content triggers starch breakdown and respiration in stored potato tubers (Solanum tuberosum)
    Mohammad Reza Hajirezaei
    Institut fur Pflanzengenetik und Kulturpflanzenforschung, Corrensstrasse 3, D 06466 Gatersleben, Germany
    J Exp Bot 54:477-88. 2003
    ..ratio within phloem cells, yeast-derived cytosolic invertase was expressed in transgenic potato (Solanum tuberosum cv. Desirée) plants under control of the rolC promoter...
  22. pmc Unilateral incompatibility in Capsicum (Solanaceae): occurrence and taxonomic distribution
    A Naci Onus
    Department of Horticulture, Faculty of Agriculture, Akdeniz University, 07059 Antalya, Turkey
    Ann Bot 94:289-95. 2004
    ..and all those which have been studied most intensively, are found in the Solanaceae, particularly Lycopersicon, Solanum, Nicotiana and Petunia...
  23. pmc Do potatoes and tomatoes have a single evolutionary history, and what proportion of the genome supports this history?
    Flor Rodriguez
    USDA, Agricultural Research Service Department of Horticulture, 1575 Linden Drive, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706 1590, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 9:191. 2009
    ..of conserved orthologous set (COSII) nuclear loci to elucidate the phylogenetic relationships among 29 diploid Solanum species in the sister clades that include tomato and potato, and in Datura inoxia as a far outgroup...
  24. pmc Mechanism and control of Solanum lycocarpum seed germination
    Lilian V A Pinto
    Escola Agrotécnica Federal de Inconfidentes CEP 37 576 000 Inconfidentes, MG, Brasil
    Ann Bot 100:1175-87. 2007
    ..The present study aimed to compare the seed morphology and the physiology of germination of Solanum lycocarpum, an important species native to the Brazilian Cerrado, with two species with endospermic seeds, tomato ..
  25. doi Anti-ulcerogenic properties of the aqueous and methanol extracts from the leaves of Solanum torvum Swartz (Solanaceae) in rats
    Télesphore B Nguelefack
    Laboratoire de Physiologie Animale et de Phytopharmacologie, Faculte des Sciences, BP 67, Université de Dschang, Cameroun
    J Ethnopharmacol 119:135-40. 2008
    b>Solanum torvum (Solanaceae) is a plant currently used in Cameroon ethnomedicine for the treatment of stomach ailments.
  26. ncbi Susceptibility of cariogenic Streptococcus mutans to extracts of Garcinia kola, Hibiscus sabdariffa, and Solanum americanum
    O C Afolabi
    School of Dentistry, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Nigeria
    West Afr J Med 27:230-3. 2008
    ..Avariety of plants with potent activity are known to be used in indigenous communities for dental hygiene worldwide...
  27. doi Salicylic acid improves acclimation to salt stress by stimulating abscisic aldehyde oxidase activity and abscisic acid accumulation, and increases Na+ content in leaves without toxicity symptoms in Solanum lycopersicum L
    Agnes Szepesi
    Department of Plant Biology, University of Szeged, H 6701 Szeged, Kozepfasor 52, P O Box 654, Hungary
    J Plant Physiol 166:914-25. 2009
    ..salicylic acid (SA) in hydroponic culture medium provided protection against salinity stress in tomato plants (Solanum lycopersicum L. cv. Rio Fuego)...
  28. ncbi Effect of polyphenolic compounds from Solanum torvum on plasma lipid peroxidation, superoxide anion and cytochrome P450 2E1 in human liver microsomes
    Winthana Kusirisin
    Department of Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
    Med Chem 5:583-8. 2009
    ..We investigated the effect of Solanum torvum (ST) extracts on the inhibition of CYP2E1 activity in human liver microsomes...
  29. doi Enhancing sucrose synthase activity in transgenic potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) tubers results in increased levels of starch, ADPglucose and UDPglucose and total yield
    Edurne Baroja-Fernandez
    Instituto de Agrobiotecnología CSIC UPNA Gobierno de Navarra, Mutiloako etorbidea z g, Nafarroa, Spain
    Plant Cell Physiol 50:1651-62. 2009
    ..To determine the impact of SuSy activity in starch metabolism and yield in potato (Solanum tuberosum L...
  30. ncbi Tagging QTLs for late blight resistance and plant maturity from diploid wild relatives in a cultivated potato (Solanum tuberosum) background
    J Sliwka
    Research Centre Młochów, Plant Breeding and Acclimatization Institute, Platanowa 19, 05 831, Mlochow, Poland
    Theor Appl Genet 115:101-12. 2007
    ..The use of diploid Solanum tuberosum derived from European tetraploid cultivars enabled the introgression of novel genes encoding foliage ..
  31. doi ISSR and isozyme characterization of androgenetic dihaploids reveals tetrasomic inheritance in tetraploid somatic hybrids between Solanum melongena and Solanum aethiopicum group Gilo
    Laura Toppino
    CRA ORL, Research Unit for Vegetable Crops, Via Paullese 28, I 26836 Montanaso Lombardo, Italy
    J Hered 99:304-15. 2008
    Gene exchanges between Solanum melongena and its allied relative Solanum aethiopicum are a crucial prerequisite for introgression of useful traits from the allied species into the cultivated eggplant...
  32. doi Solanum nigrum L. extract inhibits 2-acetylaminofluorene-induced hepatocarcinogenesis through overexpression of glutathione S-transferase and antioxidant enzymes
    Jeng Dong Hsu
    Department of Pathology, Chung Shan Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    J Agric Food Chem 57:8628-34. 2009
    b>Solanum nigrum L. (SN) is a widespread plant and is regarded as a common relish in the east and the south of Taiwan. Our previous study has found that SN water extract (SNWE) alleviated carbon tetrachloride-induced liver damage in rats...
  33. ncbi Effect of nitrogen and water treatment on leaf chemistry in horsenettle (Solanum carolinense), and relationship to herbivory by flea beetles (Epitrix spp.) and tobacco hornworm (Manduca sexta)
    Martin L Cipollini
    Department of Biology, 430 Berry College, Mount Berry, Georgia 30149, USA
    J Chem Ecol 28:2377-98. 2002
    We studied the interaction between plants (horsenettle; Solanum carolinense) and herbivorous insects (flea beetles; Epitrix spp...
  34. doi Distribution of glycoalkaloids in potato tubers of 59 accessions of two wild and five cultivated Solanum species
    Nobuyuki Kozukue
    Department of Food Service Industry, Uiduk University, 780 713 Gangdong, Gyeongju, Gyongbuk, Republic of Korea
    J Agric Food Chem 56:11920-8. 2008
    ..The most common potato, Solanum tuberosum, contains primarily the glycoalkaloids, alpha-solanine and alpha-chaconine...
  35. pmc Endogenous pararetroviral sequences in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) and related species
    Christina Staginnus
    Gregor Mendel Institute of Plant Molecular Biology GMI, Wien, Austria
    BMC Plant Biol 7:24. 2007
    ..tabacum (tobacco) and Solanum tuberosum (potato). Here we describe a family of EPRVs in cultivated tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L...
  36. doi Cadmium-induced oxidative damage and protective effects of N-acetyl-L-cysteine against cadmium toxicity in Solanum nigrum L
    Xiaopeng Deng
    College of Life Sciences, Nanjing Agricultural University, Weigang 1, Nanjing 210095, China
    J Hazard Mater 180:722-9. 2010
    ..of cadmium (Cd) on the accumulation of hydrogen peroxide (H(2)O(2)) and antioxidant enzyme activities in roots of Solanum nigrum L...
  37. pmc Mosquito larvicidal activities of Solanum villosum berry extract against the dengue vector Stegomyia aegypti
    Nandita Chowdhury
    Mosquito and Microbiology Research Units, Parasitology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, Burdwan University, West Bengal, India
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:10. 2008
    ..b>Solanum villosum is a common weed distributed in many parts of India with medicinal properties, but the larvicidal ..
  38. ncbi Cancer-preventive peptide lunasin from Solanum nigrum L. inhibits acetylation of core histones H3 and H4 and phosphorylation of retinoblastoma protein (Rb)
    Jin Boo Jeong
    School of Bioresources Sciences, Andong National University, Korea
    J Agric Food Chem 55:10707-13. 2007
    ..herbal medicines and in search for new sources of lunasin, we report here the properties of lunasin from Solanum nigrum L. (SNL), a plant indigenous to northeast Asia...
  39. doi Chemical composition of Solanum nigrum linn extract and induction of autophagy by leaf water extract and its major flavonoids in AU565 breast cancer cells
    Hsiu Chen Huang
    Graduate Institute of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Agric Food Chem 58:8699-708. 2010
    b>Solanum nigrum Linn (SN) belongs to the Solanaceae family, is a plant growing widely in south Asia, and has been used in traditional folk medicine. It is believed to have antipyretic, diuretic, anticancer, and hepatoprotective effects...
  40. doi Molluscicidal and antiparasitic activity of Solanum nigrum villosum against Galba truncatula infected or uninfected with Fasciola hepatica
    H Hammami
    Fungal and Parasitic Molecular Biology Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine, Sfax, Tunisia
    J Helminthol 82:235-9. 2008
    The present study was based on assessments of the molluscicidal and antiparasitic activities of Solanum nigrum villosum. This plant has been collected in Tozeur's traditional oases (south-western Tunisia)...
  41. doi Inhibitory effect of Solanum nigrum on thioacetamide-induced liver fibrosis in mice
    Chang Chi Hsieh
    Department of Animal Science and Biotechnology, Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan
    J Ethnopharmacol 119:117-21. 2008
    b>Solanum nigrum (Solanaceae) has been used in traditional folk medicine for its hepatoprotective agent...
  42. doi Aqueous extract of Solanum nigrum inhibit growth of cervical carcinoma (U14) via modulating immune response of tumor bearing mice and inducing apoptosis of tumor cells
    Jian Li
    College of Environmental and Chemical Engineering, Yanshan University, Qinhuangdao, Hebei Province 066004, Peoples Republic of China
    Fitoterapia 79:548-56. 2008
    To explore the antitumor activity of aqueous extract of Solanum nigrum (SNL-AE) and its possible mechanism, we examined the effects of SNL-AE on the tumor growth in vivo, the number of CD4+, CD8+ T lymphocyte subsets of peripheral blood ..
  43. ncbi Andean potato cultivars (Solanum tuberosum L.) as a source of antioxidant and mineral micronutrients
    Christelle M Andre
    Institut des Sciences de la Vie, Universite Catholique de Louvain, B 1348 Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    J Agric Food Chem 55:366-78. 2007
    ..A genetically diverse sample of Solanum tuberosum L...
  44. pmc Hormonal changes during salinity-induced leaf senescence in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.)
    Michel Edmond Ghanem
    Groupe de Recherche en Physiologie Végétale, Universite Catholique de Louvain UCL, Croix du Sud 5, boîte 13, B 1348 Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    J Exp Bot 59:3039-50. 2008
    ..g. Na+) and changes in leaf hormone relations are involved in the regulation of this process. Tomato plants (Solanum lycopersicum L...
  45. pmc Oxidative stress and antioxidants in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) plants subjected to boron toxicity
    Luis M Cervilla
    Department of Plant Physiology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Granada, 18071 Granada, Spain
    Ann Bot 100:747-56. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to analyse how ascorbate and some other components of the antioxidant network respond to B toxicity...
  46. ncbi Complete chloroplast genome sequences of Solanum bulbocastanum, Solanum lycopersicum and comparative analyses with other Solanaceae genomes
    Henry Daniell
    Department of Molecular Biology and Microbiology, Biomolecular Science, University of Central Florida, 4000 Central Florida Blvd, Bldg 20, Room 336, Orlando, FL 32816 2364, USA
    Theor Appl Genet 112:1503-18. 2006
    ..It is possible that there has been a loss of conserved editing sites in potato and tomato...
  47. doi Application of indoxacarb for managing shoot and fruit borer of eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) and its decontamination
    Jayakrishnan Saimandir
    Department of Entomology, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center Ohio State University, Wooster, Ohio, USA
    J Environ Sci Health B 44:292-301. 2009
    Indoxacarb was applied at 75 and 150 g a.i. ha(-1) for two years to an eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) crop grown in the field plots in order to evaluate its efficacy for management of the lepidopteron pest, shoot and fruit borer...
  48. doi Performance of growing indigenous goats fed diets based on urban market crop wastes
    C B Katongole
    Department of Animal Science, Makerere University, P O Box 7062, Kampala, Uganda
    Trop Anim Health Prod 41:329-36. 2009
    ..effect of feeding diets including market crop wastes (sweet potato vines (Ipomoea batatas) and scarlet eggplant (Solanum aethiopicum)) on growth and digestibility was studied using 32 indigenous intact growing male goats...
  49. doi Anticonvulsant activity of solasodine isolated from Solanum sisymbriifolium fruits in rodents
    Kinjal Chauhan
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Saurashtra University, Rajkot, Gujarat, India
    Pharm Biol 49:194-9. 2011
    b>Solanum sisymbriifolium Lam. (Solanaceae), commonly known as sticky nightshade, is traditionally used for central nervous system (CNS) disorders...
  50. ncbi Effects of anthocyanin-rich purple potato flakes on antioxidant status in F344 rats fed a cholesterol-rich diet
    Kyu Ho Han
    Department of Agriculture and Life Science, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Obihiro, Hokkaido 080 8555, Japan
    Br J Nutr 98:914-21. 2007
    We examined the antioxidant effects of polyphenol/anthocyanin-rich potato (Solanum tuberosum cv. Shadow-Queen) flakes in male rats fed a high-cholesterol diet. The rats were served either a high-cholesterol (0.5% cholesterol plus 0...
  51. ncbi Paneth cells: histochemical and morphometric study in control and Solanum glaucophyllum intoxicated rabbits
    C N Zanuzzi
    Institute of Pathology Prof Dr Bernardo Epstein, School of Veterinary Sciences, National University of La Plata, La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Eur J Histochem 52:93-100. 2008
    ..b>Solanum glaucophyllum, a calcinogenic plant containing high levels of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3, is responsible for a ..
  52. ncbi Resistance to Phytophthora infestans in somatic hybrids of Solanum nigrum L. and diploid potato
    E Zimnoch-Guzowska
    Plant Breeding and Acclimatization Institute IHAR, Młochów Research Center, 05 831 Młochów, Poland
    Theor Appl Genet 107:43-8. 2003
    ..important disease affecting potatoes, the search for new sources of durable resistance includes the non-host wild Solanum species. The aim of this work was to evaluate the resistance to P. infestans in the somatic hybrids between S...
  53. ncbi Cytotoxic effects of Argentinean plant extracts on tumour and normal cell lines
    L Mamone
    Centro de Investigaciones sobre Porfirinas y Porfirias CIPYP, CONICET and Hospital de Clínicas José de San Martín, University of Buenos Aires, Ciudad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand) 57:OL1487-99. 2011
    ..Collaea argentina leaf, Iochroma australe leaf, Ipomoea bonariensis flower, Jacaranda mimosifolia flower, Solanum amygdalifolium flower, Solanum chacoense leaf, Solanum sisymbriifolium flower and Solanum verbascifolium flower...
  54. pmc Divergent regulation of terpenoid metabolism in the trichomes of wild and cultivated tomato species
    Katrin Besser
    Center for Novel Agricultural Products, Department of Biology, University of York, York YO10 5YW, United Kingdom
    Plant Physiol 149:499-514. 2009
    ..biochemical and molecular mechanisms that underlie the divergence in trichome metabolism between the wild species Solanum habrochaites LA1777 and its cultivated relative, Solanum lycopersicum...
  55. doi Novel somatic hybrids (Solanum tuberosum L.+Solanum tarnii) and their fertile BC1 progenies express extreme resistance to potato virus Y and late blight
    Ramona Thieme
    Julius Kuehn Institute, Federal Research Centre for Cultivated Plants, Institute for Breeding Research on Agricultural Crops, Erwin Baur Str 27, 06484, Quedlinburg, Germany
    Theor Appl Genet 116:691-700. 2008
    b>Solanum tarnii, a wild diploid, tuber-bearing Mexican species belonging to the series Pinnatisecta is highly resistant to Potato virus Y (PVY) and Colorado potato beetle and shows a strong hypersensitive reaction to Phytophthora ..
  56. ncbi [Effects of hydroxyapatite on growth and quality of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) in Cd polluted soil]
    Yong Song
    College of Horticulture, Hunan Agricultural University, Changsha 410128, China
    Huan Jing Ke Xue 31:2240-7. 2010
    ..in a glasshouse to study effects of hydroxyapatite amending Cd polluted soil on growth and quality of potato (Solanum tuberosum L.)...
  57. ncbi Spirosolane-containing Solanum species and induction of congenital craniofacial malformations
    R F Keeler
    United States Department of Agriculture, Poisonous Plant Research Laboratory, Logan, UT 84321
    Toxicon 28:873-84. 1990
    Comparison by GC analysis of purified alkaloid extracts of Solanum species revealed no measurable free solasodine, other spirosolanes, or any non-spirosolane steroidal alkaloid aglycones in unhydrolyzed total alkaloid fractions of fruit ..
  58. ncbi Myzus persicae is arrested more by blends than by individual compounds elevated in headspace of PLRV-infected potato
    Esther Ngumbi
    Department of Plant, Soil and Entomological Sciences, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho 83844 2339, USA
    J Chem Ecol 33:1733-47. 2007
    Volatiles from potato plants (Solanum tuberosum L...
  59. pmc Biochemical and molecular analysis of pink tomatoes: deregulated expression of the gene encoding transcription factor SlMYB12 leads to pink tomato fruit color
    Ana Rosa Ballester
    Plant Research International, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Physiol 152:71-84. 2010
    ..Phenotypic analysis of an introgression line (IL) population derived from a cross between Solanum lycopersicum 'Moneyberg' and the wild species Solanum chmielewskii revealed three ILs with a pink fruit color...
  60. ncbi Effects of steroidal glycoalkaloids from potatoes (Solanum tuberosum) on in vitro bovine embryo development
    S Wang
    US Sheep Experiment Station, USDA ARS, Dubois, ID 83423, USA
    Anim Reprod Sci 85:243-50. 2005
    alpha-Solanine and alpha-chaconine are two naturally occurring steroidal glycoalkaloids in potatoes (Solanum tuberosum), and solanidine-N-oxide is a corresponding steroidal aglycone...
  61. ncbi Antiulcerogenic and ulcer healing effects of Solanum nigrum (L.) on experimental ulcer models: possible mechanism for the inhibition of acid formation
    Mallika Jainu
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Madras, Guindy Campus, Chennai 600025, Tamil Nadu, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 104:156-63. 2006
    b>Solanum nigrum, an herbal plant which is recommended in ayurveda for the management of gastric ulcers...
  62. ncbi Evaluation of larvicidal efficacy of Solanum xanthocarpum storage against vector mosquitoes in north - western Rajasthan
    S K Bansal
    Desert Medicine Research Centre ICMR, New Pali Road, Jodhpur 342 005, India
    J Environ Biol 30:883-8. 2009
    Efficacy of the methanol extracts from fruits without seeds, whole yellow ripe fruits and seeds of the plant Solanum xanthocarpum was evaluated against larvae of Anopheles culicifacies, Anopheles stephensi, Aedes aegypti and Culex ..
  63. doi A QTL that confers resistance to Colorado potato beetle (Leptinotarsa decemlineata [Say]) in tetraploid potato populations segregating for leptine
    Boris Sagredo
    Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias INIA, CRI Rayentué, Casilla 13, Rengo, Chile
    Theor Appl Genet 119:1171-81. 2009
    Genetic resistance to Colorado potato beetle (Leptinotarsa decemlineata [Say]) from Solanum chacoense has been incorporated in the tetraploid potato selection, ND4382-19, which is highly resistant and contains moderate level of foliar ..
  64. ncbi Examination of resistance of potato genotypes to Erwinia ssp
    Mónika Kállai
    University of Pannonia, Georgikon Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Plant Science and Biotechnology, H 8360, Keszthely, Deak F Str 16, Hungary
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 72:813-7. 2007
    ..In the experiments back cross progenies (BC1, BC2, BC3 and BC4) of Solanum brevidens + Solanum tuberosum somatic hybrids produced by the Potato Research Centre, Keszthely were tested to ..
  65. doi Accumulation, functional annotation, and comparative analysis of expressed sequence tags in eggplant (Solanum melongena L.), the third pole of the genus Solanum species after tomato and potato
    Hiroyuki Fukuoka
    National Institute of Vegetable and Tea Science, NARO, Ano, Tsu, Mie 514 2392, Japan
    Gene 450:76-84. 2010
    Eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) is a widely grown vegetable crop that belongs to the genus Solanum, which is comprised of more than 1000 species of wide genetic and phenotypic variation...
  66. doi Studies on the toxicological effect of the aqueous extract of the fresh, dried and boiled berries of Solanum aculeastrum Dunal in male Wistar rats
    Om Aboyade
    Department of Botany, University of Fort Hare, Alice 5700, South Africa
    Hum Exp Toxicol 28:765-75. 2009
    The toxicological effect of the aqueous extract of fresh, dried and boiled berries of Solanum aculeastrum Dunal at 1, 10 and 25 mg/kg body weight was investigated in male Wistar rats for 28 days...
  67. doi Expression of thymosin alpha1 concatemer in transgenic tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) fruits
    Yuhui Chen
    Plant Biotechnology Research Center, Fudan Shanghai Jiao Tong University Nottingham Plant Biotechnology R and D Center, School of Agriculture and Biology, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, People s Republic of China
    Biotechnol Appl Biochem 52:303-12. 2009
    ..reverse transcription-PCR) analysis showed that the 4 x Talpha1 gene was transcribed specifically in tomato [Solanum lycopersicum (formerly Lycopersicon esculentum)] fruits...
  68. pmc Lipid oxidation inhibitory effects and phenolic composition of aqueous extracts from medicinal plants of Colombian Amazonia
    Leandro J Lizcano
    Department of Physiology, Medicine and Dentistry School, University of the Basque Country UPV EHU, 48940 Leioa, Spain E Mails L J L J I R S
    Int J Mol Sci 13:5454-67. 2012
    ..of several Amazonian plants (Brownea rosademonte, Piper glandulosissimum, Piper krukoffii, Piper putumayoense, Solanum grandiflorum, and Vismia baccifera)...
  69. ncbi Comparative mapping between potato (Solanum tuberosum) and Arabidopsis thaliana reveals structurally conserved domains and ancient duplications in the potato genome
    Christiane Gebhardt
    MPI für Züchtungsforschung, Carl von Linne Weg 10, 50829 Köln, Germany
    Plant J 34:529-41. 2003
    A genetic map of potato (Solanum tuberosum) was constructed based on 293 restriction fragment length polymorphism (RFLP) markers including 31 EST markers of Arabidopsis...
  70. doi Oligomerization of the reversibly glycosylated polypeptide: its role during rice plant development and in the regulation of self-glycosylation
    Verónica De Pino
    Facultad de Farmacia y Bioquimica, Catedra de Farmacognosia, INQUIMEFA Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas, Junin 954, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires 1113, Argentina
    Protoplasma 250:111-9. 2013
    ..Here, a further investigation of the complex formation of the Solanum tuberosum RGP (StRGP) was performed...
  71. doi Genetic loci controlling lethal cell death in tomato caused by viral satellite RNA infection
    Ping Xu
    The Samuel Robert Noble Foundation, Ardmore, OK, USA
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 25:1034-44. 2012
    ..mosaic virus (CMV) associated with D satellite RNA (satRNA) causes lethal systemic necrosis (LSN) in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum), which involves programmed cell death. No resistance to this disease has been found in tomato...
  72. pmc Proteomic analysis of chloroplast-to-chromoplast transition in tomato reveals metabolic shifts coupled with disrupted thylakoid biogenesis machinery and elevated energy-production components
    Cristina Barsan
    Universite de Toulouse, Institut National Polytechnique Ecole Nationale Supérieure Agronomique de Toulouse, Génomique et Biotechnologie des Fruits, Castanet Tolosan F 31326, France
    Plant Physiol 160:708-25. 2012
    ..approach was performed to identify differentially expressed proteins in plastids at three stages of tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) fruit ripening (mature-green, breaker, red)...
  73. pmc Genome-wide association mapping in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) is possible using genome admixture of Solanum lycopersicum var. cerasiforme
    Nicolas Ranc
    Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, UR1052, Unité de Génétique et Amélioration des Fruits et Légumes, Avignon, France
    G3 (Bethesda) 2:853-64. 2012
    ..phenotypes, but the approach suffers severe limitations when one is studying inbred crops like cultivated tomato (Solanum lycopersicum)...
  74. doi Induction of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor γ (PPARγ)-mediated gene expression by tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.) extracts
    Linda Gijsbers
    Division of Toxicology, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Agric Food Chem 61:3419-27. 2013
    ..These data indicate that extracts of tomato are able to induce PPARγ-mediated gene expression in vitro and that some tomato varieties are more potent than others...
  75. pmc Isolation of a gene encoding a copper chaperone for the copper/zinc superoxide dismutase and characterization of its promoter in potato
    Luisa M Trindade
    Graduate School Experimental Plant Sciences, Laboratory of Plant Breeding, Department of Plant Sciences, Wageningen University, P O Box 386, 6700 AJ Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Plant Physiol 133:618-29. 2003
    Gene expression during the potato (Solanum tuberosum) tuber lifecycle was monitored by cDNA-amplified fragment-length polymorphism, and several differentially expressed transcript-derived fragments were isolated...
  76. doi Cloning of two cDNAs encoding a family of ATP sulfurylase from Camellia sinensis related to selenium or sulfur metabolism and functional expression in Escherichia coli
    Lin Zhu
    Key Laboratory of Tea Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Ministry of Education and Ministry of Agriculture, Anhui Agricultural University of China, Hefei, Anhui 230036, China
    Plant Physiol Biochem 46:731-8. 2008
    ..amino acid sequences of APS1 and APS2 have high similarity to ATP sulfurylases of Medicago truncatula and Solanum tuberosum, with 86% and 84% identity respectively. However, they share only 59.6% identity with each other...
  77. doi Characterization of the phenylalanine ammonia-lyase gene (SlPAL5) from tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L.)
    Jia Guo
    School of Biotechnology, Kangwon National University, Chuncheon, Kangwon Do, 200 701, South Korea
    Mol Biol Rep 36:1579-85. 2009
    ..analysis based on the deduced amino acid sequence of phenylalanine ammonia-lyase gene (SlPAL5) cDNA from tomato (Solanum lycopersicum L...
  78. ncbi Cloning of a Cicer arietinum beta-galactosidase with pectin-degrading function
    Rocío Esteban
    Dpto de Fisiología Vegetal Facultad de Biología, Universidad de Salamanca, Centro Hispano Luso de Investigaciones Agrarias, Pza Doctores de la Reina s n, Salamanca 37007, Spain
    Plant Cell Physiol 44:718-25. 2003
    ..Transformation of Solanum tuberosum plants with the chickpea CanBGal-3 clone indicated that the beta-galactosidase encoded by this clone is ..
  79. pmc Identification of single-copy orthologous genes between Physalis and Solanum lycopersicum and analysis of genetic diversity in Physalis using molecular markers
    Jingli Wei
    Beijing Key Laboratory of Growth and Developmental Regulation for Protected Vegetable Crops, Department of Vegetable Science, China Agricultural University, No 2 Yuanmingyuan Xilu, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 7:e50164. 2012
    ..2865 to 0.7091. These results indicated Physalis and tomato had similarity at both molecular marker and DNA sequence levels. Therefore, the molecular markers developed in tomato can be used in genetic study in Physalis...
  80. doi A tomato ER-type Ca2+-ATPase, LCA1, has a low thapsigargin-sensitivity and can transport manganese
    Neil A Johnson
    Division of Biomedical Sciences and Cell Biology and Physiology Section, School of Biological Sciences, Illinois State University, 210 Julian Hall, Campus Box 4120, Normal, IL 61790 4120, USA
    Arch Biochem Biophys 481:157-68. 2009
    ..esculentum [Since the identification and naming of LCA1, the scientific name for the tomato has been changed to Solanum lycopersicum.] Ca-ATPase) was heterologously expressed in yeast for structure-function characterization...
  81. pmc Quantifying the impact of soil compaction on root system architecture in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) by X-ray micro-computed tomography
    Saoirse R Tracy
    School of Biosciences, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington Campus, Loughborough, UK
    Ann Bot 110:511-9. 2012
    ..We sought to explore the interactions between roots and soil without disturbance and in four dimensions (i.e. 3-D plus time) using X-ray micro-computed tomography...
  82. doi Division of labour within flowers: heteranthery, a floral strategy to reconcile contrasting pollen fates
    M Vallejo-Marín
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Evol Biol 22:828-39. 2009
    ..We used experimental studies of Solanum rostratum (Solanaceae) and theoretical models to investigate this 'division of labour' hypothesis...
  83. doi Risk assessment and chemical decontamination of an oxime carbamate insecticide (methomyl) from eggplant, Solanum melongena L
    Md Wasim Aktar
    Department of Agricultural Chemicals, Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya, Mohanpur, Nadia, West Bengal, India
    Environ Monit Assess 168:657-68. 2010
    ..Methomyl is not found appropriate and effective for application in eggplant. Either the proposed MRL needs to be revised or good agricultural practice involving methomyl for plant protection in eggplant cultivation is questioned...
  84. doi Profiles of the biosynthesis and metabolism of pyridine nucleotides in potatoes (Solanum tuberosum L.)
    Riko Katahira
    Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences, Ochanomizu University, Tokyo, 112 8610, Japan
    Planta 231:35-45. 2009
    As part of a research program on nucleotide metabolism in potato tubers (Solanum tuberosum L...
  85. ncbi Visualization of spatial distribution of gamma-aminobutyric acid in eggplant (Solanum melongena) by matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization imaging mass spectrometry
    Naoko Goto-Inoue
    Department of Molecular Anatomy, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, 1 20 1 Handayama, Higashi, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka 431 3192, Japan
    Anal Sci 26:821-5. 2010
    ..Our work suggests that IMS might be a powerful tool for exploring functional food factors, investigating the specific distribution of nutrients in unused natural resources, and evaluating the quality of functional foods...
  86. doi Arabidopsis eIF5A3 influences growth and the response to osmotic and nutrient stress
    Fengshan Ma
    Department of Biology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Plant Cell Environ 33:1682-96. 2010
    ..thaliana, and corresponding genes PdeIF5A3 from Populus deltoides (eastern cottonwood) and SleIF5A4 from Solanum lycopersicum (tomato) were constitutively over-expressed in A. thaliana...
  87. ncbi Purification and cloning of a soluble ATP-diphosphohydrolase (apyrase) from potato tubers (Solanum tuberosum)
    M Handa
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 218:916-23. 1996
    A soluble ATP-diphosphohydrolase (apyrase, EC 3.6.1.5) has been purified from potato tubers. Solanum tuberosum, to a specific activity of 10,000 mumol P(i)/mg/min...
  88. ncbi Nucleotide sequences of novel potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) MADS-box cDNAs and their expression in vegetative organs
    S G Kang
    Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    Gene 166:329-30. 1995
    ..The transcripts of these cDNAs accumulate abundantly in vegetative organs, suggesting that these novel MADS genes may be involved in vegetative organ development of potato...
  89. ncbi Eggplant tissue homogenate-based bioselective membrane electrode for determination of catechol
    E Dinckaya
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Ege University, Bornova Izmir, Turkey
    Indian J Biochem Biophys 36:36-8. 1999
    ..5 x 10(-5) M concentration) has been constructed by immobilizing tissue of eggplant (Solanum melangena L.) at dissolved oxygen probe...
  90. doi Pyrosequencing reveals a highly diverse and cultivar-specific bacterial endophyte community in potato roots
    Daniel K Manter
    USDA ARS, Soil Plant Nutrient Research Unit, Fort Collins, CO, USA
    Microb Ecol 60:157-66. 2010
    In this study, we examined the bacterial endophyte community of potato (Solanum tuberosum) cultivar/clones using two different molecular-based techniques (bacterial automated ribosomal intergenic spacer analysis (B-ARISA) and ..
  91. doi Recognitional specificity and evolution in the tomato-Cladosporium fulvum pathosystem
    B B H Wulff
    Institut de Biologie Moléculaire des Plantes IBMP CNRS, 12 rue du Général Zimmer, 67084 Strasbourg, France
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 22:1191-202. 2009
    ..In the tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum syn. Solanum lycopersicum)-Cladosporium fulvum (leaf mold fungus syn...
  92. pmc Partial phenotypic reversion of ABA-deficient flacca tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) scions by a wild-type rootstock: normalizing shoot ethylene relations promotes leaf area but does not diminish whole plant transpiration rate
    Ian C Dodd
    The Lancaster Environment Centre, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YQ, UK
    J Exp Bot 60:4029-39. 2009
    ..stomatal behaviour under well-watered conditions, isogenic wild-type (WT) and ABA-deficient flacca (flc) tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) were reciprocally and self-grafted just below the cotyledonary node...
  93. ncbi [Functions of plant apyrases]
    Magdalena Wujak
    Instytut Biologii Ogólnej i Molekularnej, Zakład Biochemii Uniwersytetu Mikołaja Kopernika, ul Gagarina 7, 87 100 Torun
    Postepy Biochem 57:92-100. 2011
    ..The attention has been paid to metabolic functions of apyrases from Solanum tuberosum and Arabidopsis thaliana...
  94. pmc Anti-seizure activity of the aqueous leaf extract of Solanum nigrum linn (solanaceae) in experimental animals
    Noel N Wannang
    Dept of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Jos, Nigeria
    Afr Health Sci 8:74-9. 2008
    b>Solanum nigrum is claimed in traditional medical practice, to be useful in the treatment of epilepsy in some parts of Nigeria.
  95. doi Functional complementation of dwf4 mutants of Arabidopsis by overexpression of CYP724A1
    Rujia Zhang
    Key Laboratory of Agro ecological Processes in Subtropical Region, Institute of Subtropic Agriculture, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Mapoling of Changsha City, Changsha, Hunan 410125, PR China
    J Plant Physiol 169:421-8. 2012
    ..Genes for both types of enzymes are present in many species, and in rice (Oryza sativa) and tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) both CYP90B and CYP724B enzymes contribute to C-22 hydroxylation...
  96. doi Combined transcriptome, genetic diversity and metabolite profiling in tomato fruit reveals that the ethylene response factor SlERF6 plays an important role in ripening and carotenoid accumulation
    Je Min Lee
    Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research, Tower Rd, Cornell University Campus, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Plant J 70:191-204. 2012
    b>Solanum lycopersicum (tomato) and its wild relatives harbor genetic diversity that yields heritable variation in fruit chemistry that could be exploited to identify genes regulating their synthesis and accumulation...
  97. ncbi Solanum paniculatum L. (Jurubeba): potent inhibitor of gastric acid secretion in mice
    S Mesia-Vela
    Department of Pharmacology, Escola Paulista de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Phytomedicine 9:508-14. 2002
    b>Solanum paniculatum L. is used commonly in Brazilian folk medicine for the treatment of liver and gastrointestinal disorders...
  98. ncbi Chemical diversity in Mentha spicata: antioxidant and potato sprout inhibition activity of its essential oils
    Shailendra S Chauhan
    Department of Chemistry, College of Basic Sciences and Humanities, G B Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar 263 145, Uttarakhand, India
    Nat Prod Commun 6:1373-8. 2011
    ..carvone and piperetenone oxide types) were also tested for potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) sprout suppressant activity...
  99. ncbi [Pollen analysis of the post-emergence residue of Centris tarsata Smith (Hymenoptera: Apidae, Centridini) nests]
    Marcos da C Dórea
    Depto de Ciências Biológicas, Univ Estadual de Feira de Santana, Feira de Santana, BA
    Neotrop Entomol 38:197-202. 2009
    ..3%) and Solanaceae (43.2%). The most frequent pollen types in the samples were from Solanum paniculatum (43.8%) and Senna rizzini (32.1%)...
  100. doi Optimization of a method for determination of phenolic acids in exotic fruits by capillary electrophoresis
    Tatiana S Fukuji
    Institute of Chemistry, University of Sao Paulo, 05513 970 Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    J Pharm Biomed Anal 51:430-8. 2010
    ..and tree tomato (Cyphomandra betacea). Values in the range of 1.50-47...
  101. doi The swaposin-like domain of potato aspartic protease (StAsp-PSI) exerts antimicrobial activity on plant and human pathogens
    Fernando F Muñoz
    Plant Biochemistry Laboratory, Biological Research Institute, National Scientific and Technical Research Council, University of Mar del Plata, Mar del Plata 7600, Argentina
    Peptides 31:777-85. 2010
    ..Here, we report the cloned, heterologous expression and purification of PSI from StAsp 1 (Solanum tuberosum aspartic protease 1), called StAsp-PSI...

Research Grants8

  1. Impact of cholinergic plant extracts on nociception
    ERIC WIERTELAK; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..will be investigated include: Atropa belladonna, Datura Stramonium, Mandragoras officinarum, Hyoscyamos niger and Solanum nigrum; each have documented use for pain relief in folk medicine...
  2. REGULATION OF DEFENSE SIGNALING IN TOMATO
    Gregg A Howe; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Studies with the model plant Arabidopsis thaliana and tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) indicate that the E3 ubiquitin ligase SCFCOI1 is strictly required for transcription of jasmonate-..
  3. Antitumor and chemopreventive activity of the Ecuadorian plant extract BIRM
    Bal L Lokeshwar; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..BIRM, an Ecuadorian oral solution, is a dietary supplement developed from the Andean variety of Solanum dulcamara L, which is widely consumed in the Americas for a variety of diseases, including prostate and breast ..
  4. MULTI-USE BIOREACTOR FOR TISSUE AND CELL CULTURE
    RICHARD DEDOLPH; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..Using bioreactors of this design, the required protocol for optimized production of microtubers of Solanum tuberosum will be established...
  5. PATHOPHYSIOLOGICAL ROLE OF 12-R-LIPOXYGENASE
    ALAN BRASH; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Tissue-specific Overexpression of IKKbeta in mice
    PETER MELENDEZ; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..These studies will determine whether tissue-specific increases in lKKb activity cause whole body insulin resistance and further ask whether lKKb activation in one tissue influences insulin sensitivity in others. ..
  7. NOVEL OXYGENATIONS OF ARACHIDONIC ACID
    ALAN BRASH; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These studies will develop new insights into the biochemistry of mammalian cyclooxygenases and as a consequence have practical benefits in development of therapeutics. ..
  8. Expression of Human Therapeutic Proteins in Transgenic Tobacco Chloroplasts
    Henry Daniell; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Successful completion of these studies would make transgenic chloroplasts ideal bioreactors for the production of safe and less expensive therapeutic proteins and open the door for in depth studies of membrane proteins. ..