alnus

Summary

Summary: A plant genus of the family BETULACEAE that is distinguished from birch (BETULA) by its usually stalked winter buds and by cones that remain on the branches after the small, winged nutlets are released.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Symbiosis between Frankia and actinorhizal plants: root nodules of non-legumes
    K Pawlowski
    Department of Plant Biochemistry, Albrecht von Haller Institute for Plant Sciences, Gottingen University, 37077 Gottingen, Germany
    Indian J Exp Biol 41:1165-83. 2003
  2. ncbi Anti-adipogenic activities of Alnus incana and Populus balsamifera bark extracts, part II: bioassay-guided identification of actives salicortin and oregonin
    Louis C Martineau
    Department of Pharmacology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Planta Med 76:1519-24. 2010
  3. ncbi Anti-adipogenic activities of Alnus incana and Populus balsamifera bark extracts, part I: sites and mechanisms of action
    Louis C Martineau
    Department of Pharmacology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Planta Med 76:1439-46. 2010
  4. ncbi Hepatoprotective and antioxidant effects of Alnus japonica extracts on acetaminophen-induced hepatotoxicity in rats
    Sang Tae Kim
    Department of Biology, College of Liberal Arts and Science, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea
    Phytother Res 18:971-5. 2004
  5. ncbi Wood anatomical analysis of Alnus incana and Betula pendula injured by a debris-flow event
    Estelle Arbellay
    Institute of Geological Sciences, University of Berne, Baltzerstrasse 1 3, CH 3012 Berne, Switzerland
    Tree Physiol 30:1290-8. 2010
  6. ncbi Flash-flood impacts cause changes in wood anatomy of Alnus glutinosa, Fraxinus angustifolia and Quercus pyrenaica
    J A Ballesteros
    Department of Research and Geoscientific Prospection, Geological Survey of Spain IGME, Ríos Rosas 23, E 28003 Madrid, Spain
    Tree Physiol 30:773-81. 2010
  7. ncbi Volatile emissions from Alnus glutionosa induced by herbivory are quantitatively related to the extent of damage
    Lucian Copolovici
    Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Estonian University of Life Sciences, Kreutzwaldi 1, Tartu, 51014, Estonia
    J Chem Ecol 37:18-28. 2011
  8. ncbi De novo discovery and multiplexed amplification of microsatellite markers for black alder (Alnus glutinosa) and related species using SSR-enriched shotgun pyrosequencing
    Olivier Lepais
    Institute of Biological and Environmental Sciences, School of Natural Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    J Hered 102:627-32. 2011
  9. ncbi Synergistic effect of Glomus intraradices and Frankia spp. on the growth and stress recovery of Alnus glutinosa in an alkaline anthropogenic sediment
    R S Oliveira
    Escola Superior de Biotecnologia, Universidade Catolica Portuguesa, Rua Dr Antonio Bernardino de Almeida, 4200 072 Porto, Portugal
    Chemosphere 60:1462-70. 2005
  10. ncbi Changes in the pollen seasons of the early flowering trees Alnus spp. and Corylus spp. in Worcester, United Kingdom, 1996-2005
    Jean Emberlin
    National Pollen and Aerobiology Research Unit, University of Worcester, WR2 6AJ, Worcester, UK
    Int J Biometeorol 51:181-91. 2007

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  1. ncbi Symbiosis between Frankia and actinorhizal plants: root nodules of non-legumes
    K Pawlowski
    Department of Plant Biochemistry, Albrecht von Haller Institute for Plant Sciences, Gottingen University, 37077 Gottingen, Germany
    Indian J Exp Biol 41:1165-83. 2003
    ..Actinorhizal and legume-rhizobia symbioses are evolutionary related and share several features...
  2. ncbi Anti-adipogenic activities of Alnus incana and Populus balsamifera bark extracts, part II: bioassay-guided identification of actives salicortin and oregonin
    Louis C Martineau
    Department of Pharmacology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Planta Med 76:1519-24. 2010
    ..we have identified two Boreal Forest plants used by the James Bay Cree that potently inhibit adipogenesis, namely ALNUS INCANA ssp. RUGOSA (Speckled Alder) and POPULUS BALSAMIFERA (Balsam Poplar)...
  3. ncbi Anti-adipogenic activities of Alnus incana and Populus balsamifera bark extracts, part I: sites and mechanisms of action
    Louis C Martineau
    Department of Pharmacology, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Planta Med 76:1439-46. 2010
    ..The inhibitory activity of two of these, the extract of the inner bark of the deciduous trees Alnus incana ssp. rugosa (Speckled Alder) and Populus balsamifera L...
  4. ncbi Hepatoprotective and antioxidant effects of Alnus japonica extracts on acetaminophen-induced hepatotoxicity in rats
    Sang Tae Kim
    Department of Biology, College of Liberal Arts and Science, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea
    Phytother Res 18:971-5. 2004
    The stem bark of the Betulaceae plant Alnus japonica, which is indigenous to Korea, has been used as a popular folk medicine for hepatitis and cancer...
  5. ncbi Wood anatomical analysis of Alnus incana and Betula pendula injured by a debris-flow event
    Estelle Arbellay
    Institute of Geological Sciences, University of Berne, Baltzerstrasse 1 3, CH 3012 Berne, Switzerland
    Tree Physiol 30:1290-8. 2010
    ..This study was therefore undertaken to characterize the wood anatomical response of diffuse-porous Alnus incana (L.) Moench and Betula pendula Roth to debris-flow-induced wounding...
  6. ncbi Flash-flood impacts cause changes in wood anatomy of Alnus glutinosa, Fraxinus angustifolia and Quercus pyrenaica
    J A Ballesteros
    Department of Research and Geoscientific Prospection, Geological Survey of Spain IGME, Ríos Rosas 23, E 28003 Madrid, Spain
    Tree Physiol 30:773-81. 2010
    ..In this study, we analyze and quantify anatomical reactions to wounding in diffuse-porous (Alnus glutinosa L.) and ring-porous (Fraxinus angustifolia Vahl. and Quercus pyrenaica Willd...
  7. ncbi Volatile emissions from Alnus glutionosa induced by herbivory are quantitatively related to the extent of damage
    Lucian Copolovici
    Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Estonian University of Life Sciences, Kreutzwaldi 1, Tartu, 51014, Estonia
    J Chem Ecol 37:18-28. 2011
    ..We studied the kinetics of VOC-emissions from foliage of the deciduous tree Alnus glutinosa induced by feeding activity of larvae of the geometrid moth Cabera pusaria...
  8. ncbi De novo discovery and multiplexed amplification of microsatellite markers for black alder (Alnus glutinosa) and related species using SSR-enriched shotgun pyrosequencing
    Olivier Lepais
    Institute of Biological and Environmental Sciences, School of Natural Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
    J Hered 102:627-32. 2011
    ..pyrosequencing of a microsatellite-enriched library to develop, for the first time, microsatellite markers for Alnus glutinosa, a keystone tree species of European riparian woodland communities...
  9. ncbi Synergistic effect of Glomus intraradices and Frankia spp. on the growth and stress recovery of Alnus glutinosa in an alkaline anthropogenic sediment
    R S Oliveira
    Escola Superior de Biotecnologia, Universidade Catolica Portuguesa, Rua Dr Antonio Bernardino de Almeida, 4200 072 Porto, Portugal
    Chemosphere 60:1462-70. 2005
    ..from the disposal of waste originated at an acetylene and polyvinylchloride factory, in which Black alder (Alnus glutinosa) seedlings were inoculated either with Glomus intraradices BEG163 (originally isolated from the same ..
  10. ncbi Changes in the pollen seasons of the early flowering trees Alnus spp. and Corylus spp. in Worcester, United Kingdom, 1996-2005
    Jean Emberlin
    National Pollen and Aerobiology Research Unit, University of Worcester, WR2 6AJ, Worcester, UK
    Int J Biometeorol 51:181-91. 2007
    ..Several of these, such as Alnus spp. and Corylus spp., have allergens, which cross-react with those of Betula spp...
  11. ncbi Streptomyces alni sp. nov., a daidzein-producing endophyte isolated from a root of Alnus nepalensis D. Don
    Ning Liu
    State Key Laboratory of Microbial Resources, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100101, PR China
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59:254-8. 2009
    A filamentous actinomycete, designated strain D65(T), was isolated from a root of a wild tree, Alnus nepalensis D. Don (Nepalese Alder), collected in Xishuangbanna, China...
  12. ncbi New diarylheptanoids from Alnus japonica and their antioxidative activity
    Masanori Kuroyanagi
    School of Bioresources, Hiroshima Prefectural University, Nanatsuka, Shobara, Japan
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 53:1519-23. 2005
    ..on the bioactive constituents of woody plants in the Cyugoku area of Japan, a methanol extract of the leaves of Alnus japonica were found to have strong antioxidative activity...
  13. ncbi Inhibition of diacylglycerol acyltransferase by betulinic acid from Alnus hirsuta
    Mi Yeon Chung
    Laboratory of Lipid Metabolism, Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Daejon
    Planta Med 72:267-9. 2006
    ..from natural products, the lupane-type triterpenoid betulinic acid was isolated from the methanol extract of Alnus hirsuta. It potently inhibited DGAT in the rat liver microsomes with an IC (50) value of 9.6 microM...
  14. ncbi Cytotoxic activities of diarylheptanoids from Alnus japonica
    Sun Eun Choi
    College of Pharmacy, Chung Ang University, Seoul 156 756, Korea
    Arch Pharm Res 31:1287-9. 2008
    ..9), and platyphylloside (10), isolated from the bark of Alnus japonica, were analyzed for their cytotoxic activities on various human and mouse cancer cell lines...
  15. ncbi Diarylheptanoids from Alnus hirsuta inhibit the NF-kB activation and NO and TNF-alpha production
    WenYi Jin
    College of Pharmacy, Chungnam National University, Korea
    Biol Pharm Bull 30:810-3. 2007
    Six diarylheptanoids (1-6) from the stem bark of Alnus hirsuta were investigated for their inhibitory activity against LPS-induced NF-kB activation and NO and TNF-alpha production...
  16. ncbi Phytophthora polonica, a new species isolated from declining Alnus glutinosa stands in Poland
    Lassaad Belbahri
    Laboratory of Applied Genetics, School of Engineering of Lullier, University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland, Jussy, Switzerland
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 261:165-74. 2006
    ..In a phylogenetic analysis using either Bayesian inference or maximum likelihood methods, P. polonica falls in clade 8 'sensu Kroon et al. (2004)' of Phytophthora...
  17. ncbi Effects of triterpenoids and flavonoids isolated from Alnus firma on HIV-1 viral enzymes
    Young Beob Yu
    Department of Herbal Pharmaceutical Development, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon 305 811, Korea
    Arch Pharm Res 30:820-6. 2007
    Triterpenoids and flavonoids isolated from Alnus firma S. Z. were found to inhibit HIV-1 virus replication and controlled its essential enzymes...
  18. ncbi Melanogenesis inhibitory activities of diarylheptanoids from Alnus hirsuta Turcz in B16 mouse melanoma cell
    Soo Min Cho
    College of Pharmacy, Chung Ang University, Seoul, Korea
    Arch Pharm Res 25:885-8. 2002
    ..1,7-bis (3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)-heptane-5-ol (2), oregonin (3), hirsutanonol (4), were isolated from the bark of Alnus hirsuta Turcz and its inhibitory effects on melanogenesis by measuring the melanin level and tyrosinase activity ..
  19. ncbi Revisiting ectomycorrhizal fungi of the genus Alnus: differential host specificity, diversity and determinants of the fungal community
    Leho Tedersoo
    Institute of Ecology and Earth Sciences, University of Tartu, 40 Lai Street, 51005 Tartu, Estonia
    New Phytol 182:727-35. 2009
    Actinorhizal plants, including those of the genus Alnus (alders; Betulaceae), and their nitrogen-fixing bacterial symbionts rely on mycorrhizal fungi for phosphorus and other mineral nutrients...
  20. ncbi Carbon autonomy of reproductive shoots of Siberian alder (Alnus hirsuta var. sibirica)
    Shigeaki Hasegawa
    Laboratory of Forest Ecology, Division of Environmental Science and Technology, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    J Plant Res 116:183-8. 2003
    ..and of current-year shoots plus 1-year-old shoots (1-year-old shoot system) in fruiting of Siberian alder (Alnus hirsuta var. sibirica) was investigated using a stable isotope of carbon, (13)C...
  21. ncbi The Frankia alni symbiotic transcriptome
    Nicole Alloisio
    Universite de Lyon, Lyon, France
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 23:593-607. 2010
    ..present study, transcriptional analyses were performed on nitrogen-replete free-living Frankia alni cells and on Alnus glutinosa nodule bacteria, using whole-genome microarrays...
  22. pmc Diminished exoproteome of Frankia spp. in culture and symbiosis
    J E Mastronunzio
    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Connecticut, 91 North Eagleville Rd, Unit 3125, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:6721-8. 2009
    ..proteins containing signal peptides were identified from Frankia strains in field-collected root nodules of Alnus incana and Elaeagnus angustifolia, respectively...
  23. ncbi Anti-influenza diarylheptanoids from the bark of Alnus japonica
    Nguyen Huu Tung
    College of Pharmacy, Chungnam National University, Daejeon 305 764, Republic of Korea
    Bioorg Med Chem Lett 20:1000-3. 2010
    This study to investigate anti-influenza components from the bark of Alnus japonica resulted in the isolation of two rare acylated diarylheptanoids, named oregonoyl A (5) and oregonoyl B (6), along with nine known compounds (1-4 and 7-11)..
  24. ncbi A new diarylheptanoid glycoside from the stem bark of Alnus hirsuta and protective effects of diarylheptanoid derivatives in human HepG2 cells
    Daae Park
    Department of Pharmaceutical Science, College of Pharmacy, Kyung Hee University, 1 Hoegi dong, Seoul 130 701, Korea
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 58:238-41. 2010
    To search for secondary metabolites of Alnus hirsuta (Betulaceae), various chromatographic separations of the ethyl acetate soluble fraction of the stem bark of A...
  25. ncbi Antioxidant effects of diarylheptanoid derivatives from Alnus japonica on human LDL oxidation
    Woo Song Lee
    National Research Lab of Lipid Metabolism and Atherosclerosis, Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Yousong, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
    Planta Med 71:295-9. 2005
    ..1) and hirsutanone (2), were isolated by bioassay-guided fractionation of the methanol extracts of the leaves of Alnus japonica Steud and their structures were elucidated from their spectroscopic data...
  26. ncbi Triterpenoids and diarylheptanoids from Alnus hirsuta inhibit HIF-1 in AGS cells
    WenYi Jin
    College of Pharmacy, Chungnam National University, Daejeon, Korea
    Arch Pharm Res 30:412-8. 2007
    ..fractionation and purification of the EtOAc soluble fraction from the MeOH extract of the stem bark of Alnus hirsuta (Betulaceae), using an in vitro HIF-1 assay, led to the isolation of four triterpenoids (1-4) and six ..
  27. ncbi Chemical constituents of Alnus firma and their inhibitory activity on lipopolysaccharide-induced nitric oxide production in BV2 microglia
    Min A Lee
    College of Pharmacy and Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Science, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    Planta Med 76:1007-10. 2010
    A methanolic extract of ALNUS FIRMA barks (Betulaceae) significantly attenuated nitric oxide production in lipopolysaccharide-stimulated BV2 microglia...
  28. pmc Stem photosynthesis not pressurized ventilation is responsible for light-enhanced oxygen supply to submerged roots of alder (Alnus glutinosa)
    William Armstrong
    Biological Sciences, University of Hull, Kingston upon Hull HU6 7RX, UK
    Ann Bot 96:591-612. 2005
    ..Our aim was to seek a verification using physical root-stem models, stem segments with or without artificial roots, and rooted saplings...
  29. ncbi Suppression of T cell activation by hirsutenone, isolated from the bark of Alnus japonica, and its therapeutic advantages for atopic dermatitis
    Seong Soo Joo
    Research Institute of Veterinary Medicine, Chungbuk National University, Republic of Korea
    Eur J Pharmacol 614:98-105. 2009
    ..Therefore, our results suggest that hirsutenone may be a new topical drug candidate, which probably acts by mimicking calcineurin inhibitor mechanisms...
  30. ncbi A class 1 hemoglobin gene from Alnus firma functions in symbiotic and nonsymbiotic tissues to detoxify nitric oxide
    Fuyuko Sasakura
    Graduate School of Science and Technology, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima 890 0065, Japan
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 19:441-50. 2006
    ..To understand the function of hemoglobin (Hb) in actinorhizal symbiosis, we characterized a Hb of Alnus firma, AfHb1. A cDNA that encodes nonsymbiotic Hb (nonsym-Hb) was isolated from a cDNA library of A...
  31. ncbi Nitric oxide and prostaglandin E2 synthesis inhibitory activities of diarylheptanoids from the barks of Alnus japonica steudel
    Hyun Jung Kim
    College of Pharmacy, Chung Ang University, Seoul 156 756, Korea
    Arch Pharm Res 28:177-9. 2005
    Nine known diarylheptanoids (1-9) isolated from the barks of Alnus japonica were evaluated for their inhibitory activities on nitric oxide (NO) and prostagrandin E2 (COX-2) production in interferon-gamma (INF-gamma) and ..
  32. ncbi Phytophthora alni sp. nov. and its variants: designation of emerging heteroploid hybrid pathogens spreading on Alnus trees
    Clive M Brasier
    Forest Research Agency FRA, Farnham, Surrey GU10 4LH, UK
    Mycol Res 108:1172-84. 2004
    In 1993 a destructive new Phytophthora pathogen of riparian Alnus trees was discovered in the UK and subsequently shown to be present in other parts of Europe...
  33. ncbi Comparative analysis of pollen counts of Corylus, Alnus and Betula in Szczecin, Warsaw and Lublin (2000-2001)
    E Weryszko-Chmielewska
    Department of Botany, Agricultural University, Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 8:235-40. 2001
    ..to compare the airborne concentrations of allergenic pollen produced by three early flowering tree taxa (Corylus, Alnus, Betula) in the cities of Warsaw (central Poland), Lublin (eastern Poland) and Szczecin (western Poland) during ..
  34. ncbi Regional importance of Alnus pollen as an aeroallergen: a comparative study of Alnus pollen counts from Worcester (UK) and Poznań (Poland)
    Matt Smith
    National Pollen and Aerobiology Research Unit, University of Worcester, Henwick Road, Worcester, WR2 6AJ, United Kingdom
    Ann Agric Environ Med 14:123-8. 2007
    Daily average Alnus pollen counts (1996-2005) from Worcester (UK) and Poznan (Poland) were examined with the aim of assessing the regional importance of Alnus pollen as an aeroallergen...
  35. ncbi Environmental factors affecting the start of pollen season and concentrations of airborne Alnus pollen in two localities of Galicia (NW Spain)
    Francisco Javier Rodriguez-Rajo
    Dr F Javier Rodriguez Rajo, University of Vigo, Sciences Faculty of Ourense, Department of Plant Biology and Soil Sciences, Ourense 32004, Spain
    Ann Agric Environ Med 11:35-44. 2004
    b>Alnus pollen is an early component of the annual atmospheric aerosol of the north-west regions of Spain, which causes the first occurrence of allergic symptoms...
  36. ncbi Responses of Alnus glutinosa to anaerobic conditions--mechanisms and rate of oxygen flux into the roots
    K Dittert
    Institute of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science, University of Kiel, Olshausenstrasse 40, 24118 Kiel, Germany
    Plant Biol (Stuttg) 8:212-23. 2006
    ..From this it is concluded that under natural conditions in northern Germany, oxygen diffusion along the stem into the root system is driven by O (2) concentration gradients rather than by thermo-osmosis...
  37. ncbi Comparison of Alnus, Corylus and Betula pollen counts in Lublin (Poland) and Skien (Norway)
    Krystyna Piotrowska
    Department of Botany, Agricultural University, Akademicka 15, 20 950 Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 11:205-8. 2004
    ..seasons for Corylus and Betula were observed 1-3 weeks earlier in Lublin than in Skien, but pollen grains of Alnus appeared simultaneously in both towns...
  38. pmc Performance of an age series of Alnus-cardamom plantations in the Sikkim Himalaya: nutrient dynamics
    G Sharma
    G B Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment and Development, Gangtok, Sikkim, India
    Ann Bot 89:273-82. 2002
    Nutrient cycling, nutrient use efficiency and nitrogen fixation in an age series of Alnus-cardamom plantations were studied in the eastern Himalaya...
  39. ncbi Diversity of Frankia strains associated to Myrica gale in Western Europe: impact of host plant (Myrica vs. Alnus) and of edaphic factors
    Valérie Huguet
    Laboratoire d Ecologie Microbienne, UMR CNRS 5557, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon1, 43 Bd du 11 Novembre 1918, 69622 Villeurbanne Cedex, France
    Environ Microbiol 6:1032-41. 2004
    ..gale symbionts belong to the genetic group of Alnus-infective strains...
  40. ncbi Honeybee, Apis mellifera (Hymenoptera: Apidae), leaf damage on Alnus species in Uganda: a blessing or curse in agroforestry?
    P Nyeko
    Faculty of Forestry and Nature Conservation, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    Bull Entomol Res 92:405-12. 2002
    ..This study provides the first record of A. mellifera as a significant defoliator of Alnus species...
  41. ncbi Structural and compositional controls on transpiration in 40- and 450-year-old riparian forests in western Oregon, USA
    Georgianne W Moore
    Forest Science Department, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Tree Physiol 24:481-91. 2004
    ..Franco) trees. Sap flux density was 1.41 times higher in young red alder (Alnus rubra Bong.) compared with young P. menziesii trees, and was 1.45 times higher in old P...
  42. ncbi Ecosystem functioning in stream assemblages from different regions: contrasting responses to variation in detritivore richness, evenness and density
    B G McKie
    Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umea University, SE 901 87, Umea, Sweden
    J Anim Ecol 77:495-504. 2008
    ....
  43. ncbi Inhibitory activity of diarylheptanoids on farnesyl protein transferase
    Hyun Mi Kang
    Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, 52 Uendong, Yusung, Taejon 305 600, Republic of Korea
    Nat Prod Res 18:295-9. 2004
    ..and a new cyclic diarylheptanoid (6) and a known Compound 7 were isolated from fruits of Alnus japonica Steud...
  44. ncbi The myxomycete genus Schenella: morphological and DNA sequence evidence for synonymy with the gasteromycete genus Pyrenogaster
    Arturo Estrada-Torres
    Centro de Investigaciones en Ciencias Biológicas, Universidad Autonoma de Tlaxcala, Mexico
    Mycologia 97:139-49. 2005
    ..Comparisons of the morphology and DNA sequences of authentically identified specimens of Pyrenogaster atrogleba indicate that it is synonymous with Schenella simplex. The nomenclatural implications of this discovery are discussed...
  45. pmc Performance of an age series of alnus-cardamom plantations in the Sikkim Himalaya: productivity, energetics and efficiencies
    G Sharma
    G B Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment and Development, Gangtok, Sikkim, India
    Ann Bot 89:261-72. 2002
    Biomass, net primary productivity, energetics and energy efficiencies were estimated in an age series of Alnus-cardamom plantations in the eastern Himalaya...
  46. ncbi Whole-stream nitrate addition affects litter decomposition and associated fungi but not invertebrates
    Veronica Ferreira
    Department of Zoology and Institute of Marine Research, University of Coimbra, 3004 517, Coimbra, Portugal
    Oecologia 149:718-29. 2006
    ..g., anthropogenic eutrophication may lead to significant shifts in microbial dynamics and ecosystem functioning...
  47. ncbi Sublingual immunotherapy in tree pollen allergy. Double-blind, placebo-controlled study with a biologically standardised extract of three pollens (alder, birch and hazel) administered by a rush schedule
    S Voltolini
    Allergy Service, San Martino Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    Allergol Immunopathol (Madr) 29:103-10. 2001
    ....
  48. ncbi [Biomass distribution patterns of Alnus hirsuta and Betula platyphylla-swamp ecotone communities in Changbai Mountains]
    Changcheng Mu
    College of Forestry, Northeast Forestry University, Harbin, China
    Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao 15:2211-6. 2004
    ..the vertical layers of communities in Changbai Mountains, this paper studied the biomass distribution patterns of Alnus hirsuta-swamp and Betula platyphylla-swamp ecotone communities...
  49. ncbi Ecophysiological characteristics of Taiwan alder (Alnus formosana) seedlings adapted to the subtropical region
    Tien Szu Liao
    Department of Forestry, National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan
    Tree Physiol 22:355-62. 2002
    ..of seedlings of a low-elevation (100-200 m) and a high-elevation (2000-2400 m) population of Taiwan alder (Alnus formosana Makino) from subtropical Taiwan...
  50. ncbi Ectomycorrhizal root development in wet Alder carr forests in response to desiccation and eutrophication
    J Baar
    Applied Plant Research, Wageningen University Research, P O Box 6042, 5960 AA Horst, The Netherlands
    Mycorrhiza 12:147-51. 2002
    ..The dominant tree species in wet Alder carr forests is Alnus glutinosa (L.) Gaertn. (Black alder), which associates with ectomycorrhizal fungi...
  51. ncbi Clinico-immunologic evaluation of allergy to Himalayan tree pollen in atopic subjects in India--a new record
    Arnima Bist
    Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Delhi University Campus, Delhi, India
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 23:69-78. 2005
    ..Himalayan tree pollen from five different taxa, i.e. Alnus nitida (AN), Betula utilis (BU), Cedrus deodara (CD), Mallotus phillipensis (MP) and Quercus incana (QI) were ..
  52. ncbi Competitive interaction between two aquatic hyphomycete species and increase in leaf litter breakdown
    C Treton
    Laboratoire Dynamique de la Biodiversité, UMR 5172 CNRS UPS, 29 rue Jeanne Marvig, 31055, Toulouse Cedex, France
    Microb Ecol 48:439-46. 2004
    ..These results indicate that the dominance of F. curvula conidia in the river may be partly controlled by T. elegans and suggest that a negative interaction between microfungi may have a positive effect on the ecosystem functioning...
  53. ncbi Effects of zinc on leaf decomposition by fungi in streams: studies in microcosms
    S Duarte
    Departamento de Biologia, Universidade do Minho, Campus de Gualtar, 4710 057, Braga, Portugal
    Microb Ecol 48:366-74. 2004
    ..The results of this work suggested zinc pollution might depress leaf decomposition in streams due to changes in the structure and activity of aquatic fungi...
  54. ncbi Primary metabolism in N2-fixing Alnus incana-Frankia symbiotic root nodules studied with 15N and 31P nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy
    Peter Lundberg
    MR Unit, Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital of Linkoping, 581 85, Sweden
    Planta 219:661-72. 2004
    The primary nitrogen metabolism of the N2-fixing root nodule symbiosis Alnus incana (L.)- Frankia was investigated by 31P and 15N nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy...
  55. ncbi High autumn temperature delays spring bud burst in boreal trees, counterbalancing the effect of climatic warming
    O M Heide
    Department of Biology and Nature Conservation, Agricultural University of Norway, P O Box 5014, NO 1432 As, Norway
    Tree Physiol 23:931-6. 2003
    ..Saplings of Betula pendula Roth, B. pubescens Ehrh. and Alnus glutinosa (L.) Moench...
  56. ncbi Benefit to N2-fixing alder of extending growth period at the cost of leaf nitrogen loss without resorption
    Masaki Tateno
    Nikko Botanical Garden, Graduate School of Science, University of Tokyo, Nikko, 321 1435, Tochigi, Japan
    Oecologia 137:338-43. 2003
    ..The autumnal growth of N(2)-fixing Alnus firma Sieb. et Zucc...
  57. ncbi Phytophthora pseudosyringae sp. nov., a new species causing root and collar rot of deciduous tree species in Europe
    Thomas Jung
    Bavarian State Institute of Forestry LWF, Section Forest Ecology and Forest Protection, Am Hochanger 11, D 85354 Freising, Germany
    Mycol Res 107:772-89. 2003
    ..It was also found associated with necrotic fine roots and stem necroses of Fagus sylvatica and Alnus glutinosa...
  58. ncbi Effects of elevated carbon dioxide concentration on growth and nitrogen fixation in Alnus glutinosa in a long-term field experiment
    V M Temperton
    Institute of Ecology and Resource Management, University of Edinburgh, Darwin Building, King s Buildings, Mayfield Road, Edinburgh EH9 3JU, UK
    Tree Physiol 23:1051-9. 2003
    ..biomass, relative growth rate, net assimilation rate (NAR), leaf area and net photosynthetic rate of N2-fixing Alnus glutinosa (L.) Gaertn...
  59. ncbi [Genetic diversity of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi associated with four Alnus species in Changbai Mountains: a nested PCR-rFLP analysis]
    Tian Dong
    Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang
    Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao 17:1796-800. 2006
    In this paper, the colonization of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (AMF) on the root samples of 4 Alnus species in Changbai Mountains was investigated by using nested PCR-RFLP technique, and the PCR results were tested by restriction ..
  60. ncbi Allergen-induced in vitro expression of IL-18, SLAM and GATA-3 mRNA in PBMC during sublingual immunotherapy
    J Savolainen
    Department of Pulmonary Diseases and Clinical Allergology, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Allergy 62:949-53. 2007
    ..This study was undertaken to analyse the allergen induced in vitro mRNA expression of IL-18, SLAM and GATA-3 in peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC) of children with allergic rhinitis (AR) during SLIT...
  61. ncbi Regulation of nodulation in the absence of N2 is different in actinorhizal plants with different infection pathways
    Luis Gabriel Wall
    Departamento de Ciencia y Tecnologia, Universidad Nacional de Quilmes, Roque Saenz Pena 180, Bernal B1876BXD, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Exp Bot 54:1253-8. 2003
    Root nodulation in actinorhizal plants, like Discaria trinervis and Alnus incana, is subject to feedback regulatory mechanisms that control infection by Frankia and nodule development...
  62. ncbi Clinical efficacy and safety of sublingual immunotherapy with tree pollen extract in children
    E Valovirta
    Turku Allergy Centre, Turku, Finland
    Allergy 61:1177-83. 2006
    ..This study investigated the clinical efficacy, safety and dose-response relationship of SLIT in children suffering from rhinoconjunctivitis with/without asthma...
  63. ncbi Saprophytic growth of inoculated Frankia sp. in soil microcosms
    Babur S Mirza
    Department of Biology, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX 78666, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 62:280-9. 2007
    ..two Frankia strains to grow saprophytically was studied in nonsterile soil microcosms with ground leaf litter of Alnus glutinosa as the sole carbon and nitrogen sources...
  64. ncbi Incidence of Betulaceae pollen and pollinosis in Zagreb, Croatia, 2002-2005
    Renata Peternel
    Polytechnic College Velika Gorica, Zagrebacka 5, HR 10410 Velika Gorica, Croatia
    Ann Agric Environ Med 14:87-91. 2007
    ..proportion of total pollen (34% on an average), predominated by Betula pollen and considerably lower proportion of Alnus sp. and Corylus sp. pollen...
  65. ncbi [Effects of Cunninghamia lanceolata-broadleaved tree species mixed leaf litters on active soil organic matter]
    Qing Kui Wang
    Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang 110016, China
    Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao 18:1203-7. 2007
    ..leaf litter and its mixture with the litters of main broadleaved tree species in subtropical China, such as Alnus cremastogyne, Kalopanax septemlobus and Michelia macclurei on active soil organic matter...
  66. ncbi Hypervariable spacer regions are good sites for developing specific PCR-RFLP markers and PCR primers for screening actinorhizal symbionts
    Rajani Varehese
    Department of Botany, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong 793 022, India
    J Biosci 28:437-42. 2003
    ..We have also made use of the ITS1 region of the nuclear rrn operon of Alnus nepalensis (D Don) for designing a PCR primer for specific amplification of nuclear DNA of this tree.
  67. ncbi Models of the spring phenology of boreal and temperate trees: Is there something missing?
    Tapio Linkosalo
    Department of Forest Ecology, University of Helsinki, Faculty of Forestry and Agriculture, Helsinki, Finland
    Tree Physiol 26:1165-72. 2006
    ..Further work is needed to determine if the regulatory factors derive from air temperature or from some other environmental condition such as changes in light conditions, like day length or night length...
  68. pmc Effects of phosphorus and nitrogen on nodulation are seen already at the stage of early cortical cell divisions in Alnus incana
    Francesco Gentili
    Department of Agricultural Research for Northern Sweden, Crop Science Section, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Box 4097, S 904 03 Umeå, Sweden
    Ann Bot 98:309-15. 2006
    ..in a chronological sequence and to study phosphorus and nitrogen effects on early stages of nodulation in Alnus incana infected by Frankia...
  69. ncbi Polymorphism in Alnus based Frankia of Darjeeling
    Manprit Bajwa
    Molecular Genetics Laboratory, Department of Botany, University of North Bengal, Siliguri, 734 430, India
    Indian J Exp Biol 43:813-6. 2005
    DNA samples extracted from the root nodules of Alnus nepalensis, collected from 10 different locations of Darjeeling hills, were used to assess the genetic diversity of Frankia...
  70. ncbi [Diversity of Frankia in nodules of Alnus nepalensis at Gaoligong Mountains revealed by IGS, PCR-RFLP analysis]
    Yumei Dai
    Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang 110016, China
    Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao 15:186-90. 2004
    30 nodule samples were used to assess the diversity of Frankia strains symbiotically associated with Alnus nepalensis naturally occurring at the Gaoligong Mountains in Yunnan Province, China...
  71. ncbi [Effect of natural stress on genetic diversity of Frankia in Alnus nodules]
    Xiaomeng Tang
    Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang 110016, China
    Ying Yong Sheng Tai Xue Bao 14:1743-6. 2003
    The genetic diversity of Frankia in the nodules of Alnus nepalensis growing in different habitats of Jizu and Wuliang Mountains in Yunnan Province was studied by rep-PCR technique...
  72. ncbi Larvicidal properties of decomposed leaf litter in the subalpine mosquito breeding sites
    Jean Philippe David
    Ecosystèmes et Changements Environnementaux, Centre de Biologie Alpine, Universite Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, France
    Environ Toxicol Chem 21:62-6. 2002
    ..Such a tolerance of the larval stage thus appears as fundamental in the ecotoxicological adaptation of mosquito taxa to the polyphenolic profiles of the riparian vegetation...
  73. ncbi Factors influencing the toxicity of xenobiotics against larval mosquitoes
    Delphine Rey
    Laboratoire d Ecologie Alpine, UMR 5553, Universite Joseph Fourier, BP 53, 38041 Grenoble, France
    C R Biol 326:317-27. 2003
    ..These toxicological performances were examined as indicators for analysis of xenobiotic bioavailability for mosquito larvae in environmental water, and also for their comparative interest in field mosquito control...
  74. ncbi Fungi in a heavy metal precipitating stream in the Mansfeld mining district, Germany
    James M Ehrman
    Department of Biology, Mount Allison University, 63B York St, Sackville, NB, Canada E4L 1G7
    Sci Total Environ 389:486-96. 2008
    ....
  75. ncbi Determination of biodegradable dissolved organic carbon in waters: comparison of batch methods
    Sárka Trulleyová
    Department of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Division of Ecological Laboratories, Faculty of Science, Palacky University, Slechtitelu 11, CZ 783 71 Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Sci Total Environ 332:253-60. 2004
    ..Adsorbed DOC is easily hydrolyzed and utilized by biofilm bacteria...
  76. ncbi Alder phytophthora in Poland: occurrence and plants colonization
    L B Orlikowski
    Research Institute of Pomology and Floriculture, Pomologiczna 18, 96 100 Skierniewice, Poland
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 68:705-9. 2003
    Common alder (Alnus glutinosa) decline has been observed in Poland during the last 6 years. Alder Phytophthora was recorded, however, only from one sampling area in the middle of the country...
  77. ncbi Aeroallergens in clinical practice of allergy in India- ARIA Asia Pacific Workshop report
    Anand B Singh
    Allergy and Aerobiology Laboratory, Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Delhi University Campus, Delhi 110007, India
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 26:245-56. 2008
    ..Allergenically important airborne pollen identified by clinico-immunologic evaluation are Alnus, Amaranthus, Argemone, Brassica, Cannabis, Cassia, Cedrus, Chenopodium, Cocos, Holoptelia, Mallotus, Morus, ..
  78. ncbi Aeroallergens in clinical practice of allergy in India. An overview
    Anand B Singh
    Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Mall Road, Delhi 110007, India
    Ann Agric Environ Med 10:131-6. 2003
    ..Allergenically important pollen are Prosopis juliflora, Ricinus communis, Morus, Mallotus, Alnus, Querecus, Cedrus, Argemone, Amaranthus, Chenopodium, Holoptelea, Brassica, Cocos, Cannabis, Parthenium, Cassia ..
  79. ncbi [Sensitization to Castanea sativa pollen and pollinosis in northern Extremadura (Spain)]
    P M Cosmes Martín
    Unidad de Alergologia, Hospital Virgen del Puerto, Plasencia, Caceres, Espana
    Allergol Immunopathol (Madr) 33:145-50. 2005
    ..Castanea sativa pollen allergy has generally been considered to be uncommon and clinically insignificant. In our geographical area (Plasencia, Cáceres, Spain) Castanea sativa pollen is a major pollen...
  80. ncbi Airborne pollen calendar of Lublin, Poland
    Elzbieta Weryszko-Chmielewska
    Department of Botany, Agricultural University, Akademicka 15, 20 950 Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 11:91-7. 2004
    ..values of pollen concentration, the pollen calendar was constructed for 16 taxa producing the allergenic pollen: Alnus, Corylus, Populus, Ulmus, Fraxinus, Betula, Carpinus, Quercus, Fagus, Pinaceae, Poaceae, Rumex, Plantago, ..
  81. ncbi Analysis of airborne pollen concentrations in Zagreb, Croatia, 2002
    Renata Peternel
    Zagreb Institute of Public Health, Mirogojska 16, HR 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
    Ann Agric Environ Med 10:107-12. 2003
    ..Among identified pollen of 35 plant species/genera/families, 23 were allergenic: Taxus/Juniperus, Alnus sp., Fraxinus sp., Betula sp., Corylus sp., Poaceae, Urticaceae, Artemisia sp., Ambrosia sp., Carpinus sp...
  82. ncbi Pollen aeroallergens in the Washington, DC, metropolitan area: a 10-year volumetric survey (1998-2007)
    Susan E Kosisky
    Department of Allergy and Immunology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 104:223-35. 2010
    ..Local aeroallergen surveys identify and establish patterns of prevalence for tree, grass, and weed species that enable the clinician to more effectively select allergens for skin testing and therapy...
  83. ncbi Fifteen years' record of airborne allergenic pollen and meteorological parameters in Thessaloniki, Greece
    Dimitrios Gioulekas
    Pulmonary Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Int J Biometeorol 48:128-36. 2004
    ..The percentages of Betula spp., Asteraceae (Artemisia spp. and Ambrosia spp.), Salix spp., Ulmaceae and Alnus spp. were each lower than 1%...
  84. ncbi Influence of wind direction on pollen concentration in the atmosphere
    I Silva Palacios
    Escuela de Ingenierías Agrarias, Universidad de Extremadura, Badajoz, Spain
    Int J Biometeorol 44:128-33. 2000
    ..Plantago, Scirpus, and Typha), five to riparian and woodland species (Salix, Fraxinus, Alnus, Populus, and Eucalyptus), four to urban ornamentals (Ulmus, Arecaceae, Cupressaceae, and Casuarina), and three ..
  85. ncbi Genetic diversity of Frankia microsymbionts from the relict species Myrica faya (Ait.) and Myrica rivas-martinezii (S.) in Canary Islands and Hawaii
    V Huguet
    Ecologie Microbienne, UMR CNRS 5557, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, 69622 Villeurbanne Cedex, France
    Microb Ecol 49:617-25. 2005
    ..genetically characterized and shown to be divergent from the strains of field-collected nodules and belong to the Alnus-Casuarina strains cluster...
  86. ncbi Dynamic variation in sapwood specific conductivity in six woody species
    Jean Christophe Domec
    Department of Wood Science and Engineering, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Tree Physiol 27:1389-400. 2007
    ..ex Hook), a ring-porous and long-vesseled angiosperm. In one diffuse-porous angiosperm (red alder, Alnus rubra Bong.) and two conifers (western red cedar, Thuja plicata Donn. ex D...
  87. ncbi Seasonal variations of airborne pollen in Allahabad, India
    Manju Sahney
    Department of Botany, University of Allahabad, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Ann Agric Environ Med 15:287-93. 2008
    ..Airborne pollen spectrum reflected the vegetation of Allahabad, except for Alnus sp., which grows in the Himalayan region...
  88. ncbi Tree pollen and hospitalization for asthma in urban Canada
    Robert E Dales
    University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ont, Canada
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 146:241-7. 2008
    ..To determine the impact of different trees on asthma, we tested the association between daily hospitalizations for asthma and daily concentrations of different tree pollens in 10 large Canadian cities...
  89. ncbi Link between defoliation and light treatments on root vitality of five understory shrubs with different resistance to insect herbivory
    Piotr Karolewski
    Institute of Dendrology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Parkowa 5, 62 035 Kornik, Poland
    Tree Physiol 30:969-78. 2010
    ..removed 50% of leaves in 1-year-old seedlings of Sambucus nigra, Cornus sanguinea, Prunus serotina, Frangula alnus and Corylus avellana grown in 15% and full sunlight...
  90. pmc Mode of pollen-tube growth in Pistils of Myrica rubra (Myricaceae): a comparison with related families
    Akiko Sogo
    Department of Botany, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University, Kyoto 606 8502, Japan
    Ann Bot 97:71-7. 2006
    ..with the development of the ovule in a five-step process in Casuarina (Casuarinaceae) and a four-step process in Alnus (Betulaceae)...
  91. ncbi Molecular phylogeny of Myricaceae: a reexamination of host-symbiont specificity
    Valérie Huguet
    Ecologie Microbienne, UMR CNRS 5557, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, 69622 Villeurbanne Cedex, France
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 34:557-68. 2005
    ..Comptonia-Myrica and Morella being nodulated by two phylogenetically divergent clusters of Frankia strains, the Alnus and Elaeagnaceae-infective strains clusters, respectively...
  92. pmc Effects of a warmer climate on seed germination in the subarctic
    Ann Milbau
    Research Group of Plant and Vegetation Ecology, Department of Biology, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, Wilrijk, Belgium
    Ann Bot 104:287-96. 2009
    ..Because little is known about the dormancy-breaking and germination requirements of subarctic species, how warming may influence the timing and level of germination in these species was examined...
  93. ncbi Superinfection of five Wolbachia in the alnus ambrosia beetle, Xylosandrus germanus (Blandford) (Coleoptera: Curuculionidae)
    Y Kawasaki
    Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Bull Entomol Res 100:231-9. 2010
    ..In this study, we examined whether the alnus ambrosia beetle, Xylosandrus germanus (Blandford), is infected with Wolbachia using wsp and MLST genes...
  94. ncbi Fruit tracking, frugivore satiation, and their consequences for seed dispersal
    Arndt Hampe
    INRA, UMR 1202 Biodiversity, Genes and Communities BIOGECO, 69 route d Arcachon, 33612 Cestas Cedex, France
    Oecologia 156:137-45. 2008
    ..activity and frugivore satiation, and their consequences for seed dispersal in the fleshy-fruited tree Frangula alnus. Based on constant-effort seed trapping conducted over 3 years, I assess densities of total and frugivore-consumed ..
  95. ncbi Feeding and attraction of Agelastica coerulea (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) to Betulaceae plants
    Il Kwon Park
    Division of Forest Insect Pests and Diseases, Korea Forest Research Institute, Seoul 130 012, Republic of Korea
    J Econ Entomol 97:1978-82. 2004
    The feeding and attraction of Agelastica coerulea (Baly) to nine species of Betulaceae in four genera (Alnus, Betula, Carpinus, and Corylus) were examined in the laboratory by using choice and no-choice as well as olfactometer bioassays...
  96. ncbi Phytophthora gallica sp. nov., a new species from rhizosphere soil of declining oak and reed stands in France and Germany
    Thomas Jung
    Phytophthora Research and Consultancy, Thomastrasse 75, D 83098 Brannenburg, Germany
    Mycol Res 112:1195-205. 2008
    ..P. gallica is moderately aggressive to Alnus glutinosa and Fagus sylvatica, weakly aggressive to Quercus robur and Salix alba and non-pathogenic to Fraxinus ..
  97. ncbi Ecological half-life of 137Cs in plants associated with a contaminated stream
    John D Peles
    207 Ostermayer Laboratory, Pennsylvania State University McKeesport, 15132, USA
    J Environ Radioact 59:169-78. 2002
    ..levels of radiocesium (137Cs) in two aquatic (Polygonum punctatum, Sagittaria latifolia) and three terrestrial (Alnus serrulata, Myrica cerifera, Salix nigra) plant species from a contaminated stream and floodplain on the U.S...
  98. ncbi The genus Micromonospora is widespread in legume root nodules: the example of Lupinus angustifolius
    Martha E Trujillo
    Departamento de Microbiologia y Genetica, Edificio Departamental Lab, Universidad de Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain
    ISME J 4:1265-81. 2010
    ..gene from Frankia alni ACN14a, an actinobacterium that induces nodulation and fixes nitrogen in symbiosis with Alnus. In addition, in situ hybridization was performed to determine if these microorganisms inhabit the inside of the ..
  99. ncbi Take me to your leader: does early successional nonhost vegetation spatially inhibit Pissodes strobi (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)?
    Jordan M Koopmans
    University of Northern British Columbia, Prince George, British Columbia V2N 429, Canada
    Environ Entomol 38:1189-96. 2009
    ..stand, whereas the remaining two thirds were comprised of early-successional nonhost vegetation, such as alder (Alnus spp.), paper birch (Betula papyrifera Marsh.), black cottonwood [Populus balsamifera ssp. trichocarpa (T. Ng...
  100. ncbi Antifungal activity of medicinal plant extracts; preliminary screening studies
    Duncan Webster
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Saint John Regional Hospital, PO Box 2100, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 4L2, Canada
    J Ethnopharmacol 115:140-6. 2008
    ..Thus antifungal therapy is playing a greater role in health care. Traditional plants are a valuable source of novel antifungals...
  101. ncbi Carnein, a serine protease from noxious plant weed Ipomoea carnea (morning glory)
    Ashok Kumar Patel
    Molecular Biology Unit, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi 221005, India
    J Agric Food Chem 55:5809-18. 2007
    ..N-terminal sequence of carnein (T-T-H-S-P-E-F-L-G-L-A-E-S-S-G-L-X-P-N-S) exhibited considerable similarity to those of other plant serine proteases; the highest similarity was with alnus AG12, one of the subtilase family endopepetidases.