lamiaceae

Summary

Summary: The mint plant family. They are characteristically aromatic, and many of them are cultivated for their oils. Most have square stems, opposite leaves, and two-lipped, open-mouthed, tubular corollas (united petals), with five-lobed, bell-like calyxes (united sepals).

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Antioxidant capacity of abietanes from Sphacele salviae
    Beatriz Escuder
    Departamento de Ciencias del Ambiente, Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Universidad de Santiago de Chile
    Nat Prod Lett 16:277-81. 2002
  2. ncbi Insecticidal properties of essential plant oils against the mosquito Culex pipiens molestus (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Abdallah F Traboulsi
    Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Pest Manag Sci 58:491-5. 2002
  3. ncbi Supercritical carbon dioxide extraction of essential oils from Perovskia atriplicifolia Benth
    Seied Mahdi Pourmortazavi
    Material and Chemical Engineering Excellency Center, Malek Ashtar University of Technology, P O Box 16765 3454, Tehran, Iran
    J Agric Food Chem 51:5414-9. 2003
  4. ncbi Phytochemistry and nematicidal activity of the essential oils from 8 Greek Lamiaceae aromatic plants and 13 terpene components
    Nikoletta G Ntalli
    Pesticide Science Laboratory, Faculty of Agriculture, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54124 Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Agric Food Chem 58:7856-63. 2010
  5. ncbi Characterization of the volatile composition of essential oils of some lamiaceae spices and the antimicrobial and antioxidant activities of the entire oils
    Biljana Bozin
    Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Novi Sad, Serbia and Montenegro
    J Agric Food Chem 54:1822-8. 2006
  6. ncbi Impedance measurements to study the antimicrobial activity of essential oils from Lamiaceae and Compositae
    M Marino
    Department of Food Science, University of Udine, Italy
    Int J Food Microbiol 67:187-95. 2001
  7. ncbi In vitro antioxidant and anti-rhizopus activities of Lamiaceae herbal extracts
    Victor Lopez
    Department of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Technology, School of Pharmacy, University of Navarra, C Irunlarrea s n, 31080, Pamplona, Spain
    Plant Foods Hum Nutr 62:151-5. 2007
  8. ncbi Behavioral activity of catnip (Lamiaceae) essential oil components to the German cockroach (Blattodea: Blattellidae)
    Chris J Peterson
    Department of Entomology, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    J Econ Entomol 95:377-80. 2002
  9. ncbi Preliminary antinociceptive, antioxidant and cytotoxic activities of Leucas aspera root
    M S Rahman
    Phytochemistry and Pharmacology Research Laboratory, Pharmacy Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna 9208, Bangladesh
    Fitoterapia 78:552-5. 2007
  10. ncbi Gastric cytoprotective anti-ulcer effects of the leaf methanol extract of Ocimum suave (Lamiaceae) in rats
    Paul V Tan
    Department of Animal Biology and Physiology, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, P O Box 812, Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 82:69-74. 2002

Detail Information

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  1. ncbi Antioxidant capacity of abietanes from Sphacele salviae
    Beatriz Escuder
    Departamento de Ciencias del Ambiente, Facultad de Quimica y Biologia, Universidad de Santiago de Chile
    Nat Prod Lett 16:277-81. 2002
    ..All compounds displayed higher antioxidant levels than BHT under the same conditions and carnosic acid was more efficient than vitamin E...
  2. ncbi Insecticidal properties of essential plant oils against the mosquito Culex pipiens molestus (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Abdallah F Traboulsi
    Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Pest Manag Sci 58:491-5. 2002
    ..Thymol, carvacrol, (1R)-(+)-alpha-pinene and (1S)-(-)-alpha-pinene were the most toxic (LC50 = 36-49 mg litre-1), while menthone, 1,8-cineole, linalool and terpineol (LC50 = 156-194 mg litre-1) were less toxic...
  3. ncbi Supercritical carbon dioxide extraction of essential oils from Perovskia atriplicifolia Benth
    Seied Mahdi Pourmortazavi
    Material and Chemical Engineering Excellency Center, Malek Ashtar University of Technology, P O Box 16765 3454, Tehran, Iran
    J Agric Food Chem 51:5414-9. 2003
    ..Using different modifiers (e.g., methanol, ethanol, dichloromethane, and hexane) for the extraction of the plant at low pressure (100 atm) and temperature (35 degrees C) showed that hexane was more selective than the other modifiers...
  4. ncbi Phytochemistry and nematicidal activity of the essential oils from 8 Greek Lamiaceae aromatic plants and 13 terpene components
    Nikoletta G Ntalli
    Pesticide Science Laboratory, Faculty of Agriculture, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54124 Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Agric Food Chem 58:7856-63. 2010
    ..The EOs were isolated from eight Greek Lamiaceae species: Melissa officinalis , Sideritis clandestina , Origanum dictamnus , Ocimum basilicum , Mentha pulegium , ..
  5. ncbi Characterization of the volatile composition of essential oils of some lamiaceae spices and the antimicrobial and antioxidant activities of the entire oils
    Biljana Bozin
    Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Novi Sad, Serbia and Montenegro
    J Agric Food Chem 54:1822-8. 2006
    ..A significant rate of antifungal activity of all of the examined essential oils was also exhibited...
  6. ncbi Impedance measurements to study the antimicrobial activity of essential oils from Lamiaceae and Compositae
    M Marino
    Department of Food Science, University of Udine, Italy
    Int J Food Microbiol 67:187-95. 2001
    ..The data obtained from the study of the bactericidal effect of oregano essential oil indicated that the major part of the species was irreversibly inactivated, i.e. they could not be revived by enrichment...
  7. ncbi In vitro antioxidant and anti-rhizopus activities of Lamiaceae herbal extracts
    Victor Lopez
    Department of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Technology, School of Pharmacy, University of Navarra, C Irunlarrea s n, 31080, Pamplona, Spain
    Plant Foods Hum Nutr 62:151-5. 2007
    Eighty-eight extracts of different polarity obtained from 18 Lamiaceae medicinal and aromatic plants were screened for their antioxidant and antifungal properties...
  8. ncbi Behavioral activity of catnip (Lamiaceae) essential oil components to the German cockroach (Blattodea: Blattellidae)
    Chris J Peterson
    Department of Entomology, Iowa State University, Ames 50011, USA
    J Econ Entomol 95:377-80. 2002
    ..Antennectomized insects showed no response to concentrations that were active against intact insects...
  9. ncbi Preliminary antinociceptive, antioxidant and cytotoxic activities of Leucas aspera root
    M S Rahman
    Phytochemistry and Pharmacology Research Laboratory, Pharmacy Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna 9208, Bangladesh
    Fitoterapia 78:552-5. 2007
    ..The extract showed a significant free radical scavenging activity with an IC(50) of 8 microg/ml. The extract showed significant lethality to brine shrimp with an LC(50) value...
  10. ncbi Gastric cytoprotective anti-ulcer effects of the leaf methanol extract of Ocimum suave (Lamiaceae) in rats
    Paul V Tan
    Department of Animal Biology and Physiology, Faculty of Science, University of Yaounde I, P O Box 812, Yaounde, Cameroon
    J Ethnopharmacol 82:69-74. 2002
    The anti-ulcerogenic potential of the leaf methanol extract of Ocimum suave (Lamiaceae) was investigated using four methods of gastric lesion induction in experimental Wistar rats (150-200 g): (1) HCl/ethanol-induced gastric lesions, (2) ..
  11. ncbi Depressant effects of Clinopodium mexicanum Benth. Govaerts (Lamiaceae) on the central nervous system
    R Estrada-Reyes
    Laboratório de Fitofarmacologia, Dirección de Investigaciones en Neurociencias, Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz, Calzada Mexico Xochimilco 101, Col San Lorenzo Huipulco, Delegacion Tlalpan, Mexico City 14370, Mexico
    J Ethnopharmacol 130:1-8. 2010
    The decoction of leaves of Clinopodium mexicanum Benth. Goaverts (Lamiaceae), commonly known as "Toronjil de Monte", is used in the Mexican traditional medicine to induce sleep, as well as sedative and analgesic remedy.
  12. ncbi HPLC quantification of coumarin in bastard balm (Melittis melissophyllum L., Lamiaceae)
    F Maggi
    School of Pharmacy, University of Camerino, via Sant Agostino 1, I 62032 Camerino, Italy
    Fitoterapia 82:1215-21. 2011
    ..Furthermore, coumarin was found to be useful as marker compound to differentiate the bastard balm subspecies occurring in Italy, since the subsp. albida contained a much lower content of this molecule (19-34 mg/kg)...
  13. ncbi Population size and fragmentation thresholds for the maintenance of genetic diversity in the herbaceous endemic Scutellaria montana (Lamiaceae)
    M B Cruzan
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville 37996, USA
    Evolution 55:1569-80. 2001
    ..This study demonstrates that the regional distribution of populations can be an important factor for the long-term maintenance of genetic variation...
  14. ncbi The in vitro antimicrobial activities of the essential oils of some Lamiaceae species from Turkey
    Nurdan Sarac
    Medical Laboratory Program, Vocational School of Health Care, Mugla University, Mugla, Turkey
    J Med Food 12:902-7. 2009
    ..In fact, essential oils of some plants belonging to the same taxa but collected from different localities showed different levels of antimicrobial activities...
  15. pmc Identification and characterization of TcCRP1, a pollen tube attractant from Torenia concolor
    Masahiro M Kanaoka
    Division of Biological Science, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University, Furo cho, Chikusa ku, Nagoya, Aichi 464 8602, Japan
    Ann Bot 108:739-47. 2011
    ..This pollen tube attraction is highly species specific, and a group of small secreted proteins, TfCRPs, are necessary for this process in Torenia fournieri...
  16. ncbi Antioxidant activities of some Lamiaceae plant extracts
    Nurgun Erdemoglu
    Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Gazi University, 06330 Ankara, Turkey
    Phytother Res 20:9-13. 2006
    The antioxidant activities of four Lamiaceae plants, Salvia viridis L., Salvia multicaulis Vahl, Stachys byzantina C. Koch and Eremostachys laciniata (L...
  17. ncbi Variation of free phenolic acids in medicinal plants belonging to the Lamiaceae family
    G Zgórka
    Department of Pharmacognosy, Medical University, 12 Peowiaków St, 20 007 Lublin, Poland
    J Pharm Biomed Anal 26:79-87. 2001
    Ten species belonging to the family Lamiaceae and representing the most popular medicinal plants used in Polish phytotherapy were examined for the content of free phenolic acids (PhAs)...
  18. ncbi Biological activity of selected Lamiaceae and Zingiberaceae plant essential oils against the dengue vector Aedes aegypti L. (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Kandaswamy Kalaivani
    Sri Paramakalyani Centre for Excellence in Environmental Sciences SPKCEES, Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Alwarkurichi 627 412, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 110:1261-8. 2012
    ..The results achieved suggest that, in addition to their medicinal activities, Lamiaceae and Zingiberaceae plant extracts may also serve as a natural larvicidal agent.
  19. ncbi Characterization of phenolic composition in Lamiaceae spices by LC-ESI-MS/MS
    Mohammad B Hossain
    School of Food Science and Environmental Health, Cathal Brugha Street, Dublin Institute of Technology, Dublin, Ireland
    J Agric Food Chem 58:10576-81. 2010
    A total of 38 phenolic compounds in the solid/liquid extracts of five Lamiaceae spices, rosemary, oregano, sage, basil, and thyme, were identified in the present study using LC-ESI-MS/MS...
  20. ncbi Effects of relative humidity and temperature conditions on pollen fluorochromatic reaction of Rosmarinus officinalis L. (Lamiaceae)
    G Aronne
    Laboratorio di Botanica ed Ecologia Riproduttiva, Dipartimento di Arboricoltura, Botanica e Patologia Vegetale, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Portici, Naples, Italy
    Protoplasma 228:127-30. 2006
    ..Therefore "vernalization" of rosemary pollen enhances its viability, supporting that pollen behavior is adapted to winter condition and allows flowering in winter and early spring...
  21. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of Leucas aspera flowers
    K Mangathayaru
    Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute DU, Porur, Chennai 600 116, India
    Fitoterapia 76:752-4. 2005
    ....
  22. ncbi Acaricidal and cytotoxic activities of extracts from selected genera of Australian Lamiaceae
    Heidi L Rasikari
    Centre for Phytochemistry and Pharmacology, Southern Cross University, Military Road Lismore, NSW Australia 2780
    J Econ Entomol 98:1259-66. 2005
    Crude foliar extracts of 67 species from six subfamilies of Australian Lamiaceae were screened by whole organism contact toxicity on the polyphagous mite Tetranychus urticae Koch (Acari: Tetranychidae) by using a Potter precision spray ..
  23. ncbi Antiviral effect of aqueous extracts from species of the Lamiaceae family against Herpes simplex virus type 1 and type 2 in vitro
    Silke Nolkemper
    Institute of Pharmacy and Molecular Biotechnology, Department of Biology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Planta Med 72:1378-82. 2006
    Aqueous extracts from species of the Lamiaceae family were examined for their antiviral activity against Herpes simplex virus (HSV)...
  24. ncbi Evaluation of clonal herbs of Lamiaceae species for management of diabetes and hypertension
    Young In I Kwon
    Laboratory of Food Biotechnology, Department of Food Science, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 15:107-18. 2006
    In the current study, we screened 7 clonal lines from single seed phenotypes of Lamiaceae family for the inhibition of alpha-amylase, alpha-glucosidase and angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitory activity...
  25. ncbi Using patterns of genetic structure based on microsatellite loci to test hypotheses of current hybridization, ancient hybridization and incomplete lineage sorting in Conradina (Lamiaceae)
    C E Edwards
    Department of Botany, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Mol Ecol 17:5157-74. 2008
    ..have been suggested to have played major roles based on phylogenetic data is Conradina, a genus of mints (Lamiaceae) endemic to the southeastern USA containing several endangered species...
  26. pmc Aqueous extracts from peppermint, sage and lemon balm leaves display potent anti-HIV-1 activity by increasing the virion density
    Silvia Geuenich
    Department of Virology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Retrovirology 5:27. 2008
    Aqueous extracts from leaves of well known species of the Lamiaceae family were examined for their potency to inhibit infection by human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1).
  27. ncbi Appraisal of scopolamine-induced antiamnesic effect in mice and in vitro antiacetylcholinesterase and antioxidant activities of some traditionally used Lamiaceae plants
    Ilkay Orhan
    Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Gazi University, 06330 Ankara, Turkey
    J Ethnopharmacol 122:327-32. 2009
    ..Teucrium polium was reported to be used in Anatolia for memory-enhancement in a very old book written by an Ottoman herbalist-physician...
  28. ncbi Acaricidal properties of the essential oil from Hesperozygis ringens (Lamiaceae) on the cattle tick Riphicephalus (Boophilus) microplus
    Vera Lucia Sardá Ribeiro
    Laboratorio de Entomologia, Faculdade de Veterinaria, UFRGS, 91540 000 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Bioresour Technol 101:2506-9. 2010
    Hesperozygis ringens (Benth.) Epling (Lamiaceae) is a strongly aromatic plant employed popularly for its antiparasitic properties. The leaves afforded 4% of essential oil constituted mainly by pulegone (86%)...
  29. ncbi Molecular phylogenetics of the Macaronesian-endemic genus Bystropogon (Lamiaceae): palaeo-islands, ecological shifts and interisland colonizations
    Jennifer L Trusty
    Department of Biological Sciences, Florida International University, University Park Campus, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Mol Ecol 14:1177-89. 2005
    Abstract A molecular phylogenetic study of Bystropogon L'Her. (Lamiaceae) is presented...
  30. ncbi Molecular evidence for adaptive radiation of Micromeria Benth. (Lamiaceae) on the Canary Islands as inferred from chloroplast and nuclear DNA sequences and ISSR fingerprint data
    Harald Meimberg
    Department of Biology I, Section Biodiversity Research, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Menzinger Strasse 67, 80638 Munich, Germany
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 41:566-78. 2006
    ..The genus Micromeria (Lamiaceae, Mentheae) includes 16 species and 13 subspecies in Macaronesia...
  31. ncbi Antioxidant and free radical scavenging activities of some medicinal plants from the Lamiaceae
    Adam Matkowski
    Department of Pharmaceutical Biology and Botany, Medical University in Wrocław, Al Jana Kochanowskiego 10, 51 601 Wrocław, Poland
    Fitoterapia 77:346-53. 2006
    Antioxidative effects of methanolic extracts from six wild European Lamiaceae species have been studied with the use of three in vitro assays...
  32. ncbi Antimicrobial and antioxidant activity of the essential oil and methanol extracts of Thymus pectinatus Fisch. et Mey. Var. pectinatus (Lamiaceae)
    Gulhan Vardar-Unlu
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Cumhuriyet University, Sivas, 58140 Turkey
    J Agric Food Chem 51:63-7. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the results presented here show that T. pectinatus essential oil could be considered as a natural antimicrobial and antioxidant source...
  33. ncbi Genetic diversity and population structure of Lamiophlomis rotata (Lamiaceae), an endemic species of Qinghai-Tibet Plateau
    Jimei Liu
    Ministry of Education Key Laboratory for Biodiversity Science and Ecological Engineering, School of Life Sciences, Fudan University, 200433, Shanghai, China
    Genetica 128:385-94. 2006
    Lamiophlomis rotata (Lamiaceae), a perennial medicinal herb, is endemic to the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. A total of 188 individuals from eight natural populations of L...
  34. ncbi Studies on the antioxidant activity of the essential oil and methanol extract of Marrubium globosum subsp. globosum (lamiaceae) by three different chemical assays
    Cengiz Sarikurkcu
    Faculty of Science and Literature, Department of Chemistry, Mugla University, Mugla 48000, Turkey
    Bioresour Technol 99:4239-46. 2008
    ..60+/-0.74 microg/mg). A positive correlation was observed between the antioxidant activity potential and total phenolic level of the extracts. On the other hand, total flavonoid content was found equal for the both sub-fractions...
  35. ncbi Larvicidal activity of some Labiatae (Lamiaceae) plant extracts from Turkey
    Huseyin Cetin
    Akdeniz University, Faculty of Arts and Science, Biology Department, 07058 Antalya, Turkey
    Phytother Res 20:1088-90. 2006
    Ethanol extracts of the aerial parts from five Labiatae (Lamiaceae) species, obtained from Antalya, Turkey, were tested for larvicidal activity against the house mosquito Culex pipiens L. (Diptera: Culicidae) under laboratory conditions...
  36. ncbi Identification of inhibitors of the HIV-1 gp41 six-helix bundle formation from extracts of Chinese medicinal herbs Prunella vulgaris and Rhizoma cibotte
    Shuwen Liu
    Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences of the First Medical University of PLA, PLA Key Lab for Drug Screening, Guangzhou, Guangdong 510515, China
    Life Sci 71:1779-91. 2002
    ..These results suggest that tannin may be one of major inhibitors of the HIV-1 gp41 six-helix bundle formation in the herb extracts and that tannin may inhibit HIV-1 entry by disrupting the gp41 six-helix bundle formation...
  37. ncbi Effect of aqueous extracts of some plants of Lamiaceae family on the growth of Yarrowia lipolytica
    M S Karanika
    Department of Agricultural Biotechnology, Agricultural University of Athens, Greece
    Int J Food Microbiol 64:175-81. 2001
    Aqueous extracts of some plants belonging to the Lamiaceae family (Sideritis montana, Origanum dictamnus, Mentha piperita, Rosmarinus officinallis and Origanum marjorana) caused an important increase of the lag time of Yarrowia ..
  38. ncbi A chlorinated monoterpene ketone, acylated beta-sitosterol glycosides and a flavanone glycoside from Mentha longifolia (Lamiaceae)
    Muhammad Shaiq Ali
    H E J Research Institute of Chemistry, University of Karachi, 75270, Karachi, Pakistan
    Phytochemistry 59:889-95. 2002
    Mentha longifolia (Lamiaceae), an aromatic herb yielded a new halogenated chloro-derivative of menthone (longifone), two new derivatives of beta-sitosterol glycoside (longiside-A and -B) and a new flavanone-glycoside (longitin)...
  39. ncbi Antioxidant properties of aqueous extracts from selected lamiaceae species grown in Turkey
    H J Damien Dorman
    Department of Pharmacy, University of Helsinki, PO Box 56 Viikinkaari 5E, FIN 00014, Finland
    J Agric Food Chem 52:762-70. 2004
    ..All the extracts contained Folin-Ciocalteu reagent-reactive substances, which was confirmed by the presence of polar phenolic analytes (i.e., hydroxybenzoates, hydroxycinnamates, and flavonoids)...
  40. ncbi Chemistry of Zataria multiflora (Lamiaceae)
    M S Ali
    H E J Research Institute of Chemistry, University of Karachi, Pakistan
    Phytochemistry 55:933-6. 2000
    ..The structures of all the isolated constituents were elucidated by means of spectroscopic methods including 2D-NMR techniques...
  41. ncbi Flavonol glycosides from Mentha lavandulacea
    S K El-Desoky
    Phytochemistry and Plant Systematics Department, National Research Centre, Dokki, Cairo 12311, Egypt
    Fitoterapia 72:532-7. 2001
    ....
  42. ncbi [Re-study on characteristic fingerprint of volatile oil from Herba Pogostemonis by GC]
    Xiaoling Guo
    Guangdong College of Pharmacy, Guangzhou
    Zhong Yao Cai 27:903-8. 2004
    ..To establish the characteristic fingerprint and parameter of volatile oil from Herba Pogostemonis...
  43. ncbi In vitro antimicrobial and antioxidant activities of the essential oils and various extracts of Thymus eigii M. Zohary et P.H. Davis
    Bektas Tepe
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science and Literature, Cumhuriyet University, Sivas, Turkey
    J Agric Food Chem 52:1132-7. 2004
    ..These data were further supported by total phenolics analysis, indicating that the antioxidative potential of the extracts was closely related to their phenolic constituents...
  44. ncbi [Investigation on the influential factors of the volatile oil and main constituent content in Pogostemon cablin]
    Wei Li
    Guangzhou University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Guangzhou 510405, China
    Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 29:28-31. 2004
    ..To provide scientific basis for quality evaluation by investigating the influential factors of the volatile oil and main constituent content in Pogostemon cablin...
  45. ncbi [Study on purification technology of patchouly oil with molecular distillation]
    Hai Yan Hu
    School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Sun Yat san University, Guangzhou 510275, China
    Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 29:320-2, 379. 2004
    ..To establish an advanced purification techniques of the essential oils obtained from Pogostemon cablin...
  46. ncbi [Pharmacokinetics of patchouli alcohol and patchouli alcohol in patchouli oil after iv administrated to rats]
    Fu chuan Yang
    Institute of Medicinal Plants Development, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing 100094, China
    Yao Xue Xue Bao 39:726-9. 2004
    ..To develop a capillary gas chromatographic method for the determination and pharmacokinetic study of patchouli alcohol in rat plasma after iv administration...
  47. ncbi [Determination of constant for the inclusion complex of Yinqiao volatile oil with beta-cyclodextrin]
    Kun Fang Ma
    Center of Drug Discovery, China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing 210009, China
    Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 29:739-42. 2004
    ..To determine the constant for the inclusion complex of Yinqiao volatile oil with beta-cyclodextrin...
  48. ncbi The inhibition of Candida albicans by selected essential oils and their major components
    Maria Paola Tampieri
    Dipartimento di Sanità Pubblica Veterinaria e Patologia Animale, Universita di Bologna, Italy
    Mycopathologia 159:339-45. 2005
    ..The most active of phenols was carvacrol (MIC 100 ppm). The open-chain alcohol 1-decanol was the most active of alcohols at 50 ppm. Finally, among aldehydes, a strong activity was shown by trans-cynnamaldehyde (MIC 50 ppm)...
  49. ncbi Seasonal changes in the composition of the essential oil extract of East Mediterranean sage (Salvia libanotica) and its toxicity in mice
    G N Farhat
    Department of Biology, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Toxicon 39:1601-5. 2001
    ..7%), alpha,beta-thujone (1.3%) and camphene (3.1%). Thus, we recommend that oil extracts of sage marketed for use in certain unconventional medicines be prepared from spring plants...
  50. ncbi Terpenes from Otostegia integrifolia
    Hailemichael Tesso
    Institut fur Organische Chemie, Universitat Hamburg, Martin Luther King Platz 6, D 20146 Hamburg, Germany
    Phytochemistry 65:2057-62. 2004
    ..The structures of the isolated compounds were established by spectroscopic methods...
  51. ncbi Inhibitory effect of ursolic acid purified from Origanum majorana L on the acetylcholinesterase
    Y K Chung
    Graduate School of Biotechnology, Korea University, Seoul
    Mol Cells 11:137-43. 2001
    ..5 nM, and that of tacrine was 1 nM. This study demonstrated that the ursolic acid of Origanum majorana L. appeared to be a potent AChE inhibitor in Alzheimer's Disease...
  52. ncbi Efficiency of Calamintha officinalis essential oil as preservative in two topical product types
    A Nostro
    Dipartimento Farmaco Biologico, Sezione Microbiologia, Facolta di Farmacia, Universita di Messina, Messina, Italy
    J Appl Microbiol 97:395-401. 2004
    ..To verify the efficiency of Calamintha officinalis essential oil as natural preservative in two current formulations...
  53. ncbi Screening of plants used in southern Africa for epilepsy and convulsions in the GABAA-benzodiazepine receptor assay
    Jofrid Risa
    Department of Medicinal Chemistry, The Danish University of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2 Universitetsparken, 2100 Copenhagen O, Denmark
    J Ethnopharmacol 93:177-82. 2004
    ..The most active extracts were the ethanolic leaf extracts of Rhus tridentata, Rhus rehmanniana and Hoslundia opposita and the ethanolic corm extract of Hypoxis colchicifolia, which all showed good dose-dependent activity...
  54. ncbi Protective effect of Premna tomentosa extract (L. verbanacae) on acetaminophen-induced mitochondrial dysfunction in rats
    K Pandima Devi
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Madras, Guindy Campus, Chennai 600 025, Tamil Nadu, India
    Mol Cell Biochem 272:171-7. 2005
    ..Presence of anti-oxidant compound D-limonene (58%) in P. tomentosa leaves, which is known to enhance conjugation of toxic metabolites by maintaining liver GSH concentrations may explain the hepatoprotective property of the extract...
  55. ncbi Quantitative variations in the essential oil of Minthostachys mollis (Kunth.) Griseb. in response to insects with different feeding habits
    Erika Banchio
    Centro de Investigaciones Entomologicas, FCEFYN, Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Av Vélez Sársfield 299, 5000 Cordoba, Argentina
    J Agric Food Chem 53:6903-6. 2005
    ..Induced changes were analyzed for Minthostachys mollis, a Lamiaceae with medicinal and aromatic uses, and four species of folivore insects with different feeding habits (chewing, ..
  56. ncbi [Study on extraction technology of Mosla chinensis volatile oil]
    Hong Mei Jiang
    College of Science, Hunan Agricultural University, Changsha 410028, China
    Zhong Yao Cai 30:1135-9. 2007
    ..To study the techniques of organic solvent extraction method and supercritical CO2 extraction for extracting Mosla chinensis Maxim volatile oil (MCMVO), and to analyze its chemical compositions...
  57. ncbi [Study on the process of inclusion volatile oil of Herba Schizonepetae with beta-cyclodextrin from xiao'er ganmaoshu granule]
    Kai Jun Zhao
    Najing Zhongshan Pharmaceutical Factory, Najing 210012, China
    Zhong Yao Cai 29:181-4. 2006
    ..To study optimum inclusion process condition for volatile oil with beta-cyclodextrin (beta-CD)...
  58. ncbi [GC-MS analysis of volatile oil from the ear of Schizonepeta tenifolia Briq]
    Yun Chen
    Department of Chinese Medicine Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310028, China
    Zhong Yao Cai 29:140-2. 2006
    ..The content of the main component, pulegone, was also different in the two extracts. It showed that the two extractions have differences in component and content to a certain extent...
  59. ncbi [Advances in the study of Elsholtzia splendens]
    Yahong Zhang
    Jiangxi College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Nanchang 330006, Jiangxi Province, China
    Zhong Yao Cai 25:146-7. 2002
  60. ncbi Limbetazulone: a new 'decahydro-8-oxanaphtho[2,1-f]azulen-7-one' diterpenoid from Ballota limbeta, and occurrence of two conformational isomers in the crystal
    Muhammad Riaz
    Department of Chemistry, University of Paderborn, Warburger Strasse 100, D 33098 Paderborn
    Chem Biodivers 1:458-62. 2004
    ..Its structure was established by extensive spectroscopic investigations, especially 1D and 2D NMR. X-Ray diffraction studies showed the presence of two conformational isomers (1a and 1b) in the crystal...
  61. ncbi Antimicrobial activities of the essential oils of various plants against tomato late blight disease agent Phytophthora infestans
    E Mine Soylu
    Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agriculture, Mustafa Kemal University, 31034, Antakya Hatay, Turkey
    Mycopathologia 161:119-28. 2006
    ....
  62. ncbi [Study on extraction methods of volatile oil from Mosla soochowensis]
    Jing Chen
    Bioengineering Department of Zhejiang College of TCM, Hangzhou 310053
    Zhong Yao Cai 28:823-5. 2005
    ..To study the different extraction methods of the volatile oil from Mosla soochowensis Matsuda and to determine the optimum extraction method...
  63. ncbi Comparison of GC-MS and LC-MS methods for the analysis of antioxidant phenolic acids in herbs
    Maarit Kivilompolo
    Laboratory of Analytical Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Anal Bioanal Chem 388:881-7. 2007
    ..4% for the GC-MS method. Both methods were found to be suitable for the determination of the target analytes, although GC-MS was better suited to the quantitative determination of compounds present at low concentrations...
  64. ncbi Evaluation of antimicrobial activity of Cleome viscosa and Gmelina asiatica
    M Sudhakar
    Shri Vishnu College of Pharmacy, Vishnupur, Bhimavaram, 534 202 A P, India
    Fitoterapia 77:47-9. 2006
    ..The leaf extract of C. viscosa showed moderate activity against pathogenic fungi...
  65. ncbi Two new glycosides from the whole plants of Glechoma hederacea L
    Hirotsugu Yamauchi
    Tohoku Pharmaceutical University, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 55:346-7. 2007
    ..The structures of the new compounds were elucidated on the basis of chemical and spectral analysis...
  66. ncbi Inhibitory effect of decoction of Perilla frutescens on cultured murine mesangial cell proliferation and quantitative analysis of its active constituents
    T Makino
    Department of Pharmacognosy, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyoto University, Japan
    Planta Med 67:24-8. 2001
    ..frutescens. Considering the relation between the contents in the perilla decoction and the activities of these compounds, rosmarinic acid represents the in vitro anti-proliferative effect of perilla decoction...
  67. ncbi Immunomodulating properties of Minthostachys verticillata on human lymphocytes and basophils
    María Laura González Pereyra
    Departamento de Microbiologia e Inmunologia, Universidad Nacional de Rio Cuarto, Provincia de Cordoba, Argentina
    Rev Alerg Mex 52:105-12. 2005
    ..Its anti-microbial activity against staphylococcal strains and its anti-viral properties against HVS-1 and strain RC/79 of PrV have been demonstrated...
  68. ncbi Antifertility studies of Colebrookia oppositifolia leaf extract in male rats with special reference to testicular cell population dynamics
    R S Gupta
    Reproduction Physiology Section, Department of Zoology, University of Rajasthan, 302 004, Jaipur, India
    Fitoterapia 72:236-45. 2001
    ....
  69. ncbi Effects of mechanical wounding on essential oil composition and emission of volatiles from Minthostachys mollis
    Erika Banchio
    Centro de Investigaciones Entomologicas, FCEFYN, Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Av Vélez Sársfield 299, 5000 Cordoba, Argentina
    J Chem Ecol 31:719-27. 2005
    ..This possibility was analyzed for Minthostachys mollis, a Lamiaceae native to Central Argentina with medicinal and aromatic uses in the region...
  70. ncbi [Optimization of the extraction technology for the essential oil from Mosla chinensis Maxim]
    Guang Ming Luo
    Department of Chinese Materia Medica, Jiangxi Traditional Chinese Medicine Institute, Nanchang 330004, China
    Zhong Yao Cai 29:284-6. 2006
    ..To make sure the best extraction technology of essential oil from Mosla chinensis Maxim...
  71. ncbi Cytotoxic activity of essential oils from labiatae and lauraceae families against in vitro human tumor models
    Monica Rosa Loizzo
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Nutrition and Health Sciences, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Calabria, 1 87036 Rende CS, Italy
    Anticancer Res 27:3293-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this work was to study the cytotoxicity of essential oils and their identified constituents from Sideritis perfoliata, Satureia thymbra, Salvia officinalis, Laurus nobilis and Pistacia palestina...
  72. ncbi Antibacterial properties of Thymus pubescens and Thymus serpyllum essential oils
    Iraj Rasooli
    Department of Biology, College of Basic Sciences, Shahed University, Tehran, Iran
    Fitoterapia 73:244-50. 2002
    ..Antibacterial properties of essential oils of Thymus pubescens and Thymus serpyllum collected at pre and flowering stages were studied. The oils were found to possess bactericidal activities...
  73. pmc Drought-induced changes in the redox state of alpha-tocopherol, ascorbate, and the diterpene carnosic acid in chloroplasts of Labiatae species differing in carnosic acid contents
    Sergi Munne-Bosch
    Departament de Biologia Vegetal, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Avinguda Diagonal 645, Spain
    Plant Physiol 131:1816-25. 2003
    ....
  74. ncbi 7-O-6'-O-malonylcachinesidic acid, a new macrocyclic iridoid ester of malonic acid from the Tunisian plant Ajuga pseudoiva
    Atef Chaari
    Laboratoire de Chimie des Substances Naturelles et de Synthèse Organique, Faculte des Sciences de Monastir, 5000 Monastir, Tunisia
    J Nat Prod 65:618-20. 2002
    ..Its structure was established by spectroscopic methods and showed an unusual feature, in which an alcoholic function of the iridoid moiety and the primary alcohol of a glucopyranose unit form a 13-membered heterocycle with malonic acid...
  75. ncbi Efficacy of essential oils of Caesulia axillaris and Mentha arvensis against some storage pests causing biodeterioration of food commodities
    J Varma
    Department of Botany, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India
    Int J Food Microbiol 68:207-10. 2001
    ..The oils also controlled the blue mould rot of oranges caused by Penicillium italicum and enhanced the market life of the oranges for a considerable period, showing their efficacy as postharvest fungicides of higher plant origin...
  76. ncbi [Constituents analysis on volatile oil of Pogostemon cablin from different collection time cultivated in Hainan]
    Jipeng Luo
    Guangdong College of Pharmacy, Guangzhou 510224
    Zhong Yao Cai 25:21-3. 2002
    ..8%, 0.7% and 0.6%; patchouli alcohol, higher in July and June(42.62% and 40.84%), lower in August(31.40%)...
  77. ncbi Cardiovascular effects of the methanol and dichloromethanol extracts from Mentha suaveolens Ehrh
    R Bello
    , , Universidad de Valencia, Avda. Blasco Ibarez 15, 46010 Valencia, Spain
    Phytother Res 15:447-8. 2001
    ..Both extracts administered by i.v. bolus to urethane anaesthetized normotensive rats reduced the mean arterial blood pressure and heart rate, while only the dichloromethanol extract prevented the noradrenaline induced hypertension...
  78. ncbi [Effects of volatie oil of Schizonepeta tenuifolia Briq herb and Saposhnikovia divaricata Schischke root on proinflammatory cytokine expression and regulation]
    Wei Hong Ge
    Zhejiang Chinese Medical University, Hangzhou 310053, China
    Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 32:1777-9. 2007
    ..To study the effects of volatie oil of Schizonepeta tenuifolia Briq herb and Saposhnikovia divaricata Schischke root (OSS) on proinflammatory cytokine expression and regulation in rats...
  79. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of essential oils isolated from Portuguese endemic species of Thymus
    M L Faleiro
    Faculdade de Engenharia de Recursos Naturais, Universidade do Algarve, Faro and INETI, IBQTA, Departamento de Tecnologia das Indústrias Químicas, Lisboa and Centro de Biotecnologia Vegetal, FCL, Lisboa, Portugal
    Lett Appl Microbiol 36:35-40. 2003
    ..The chemical composition of the essential oils and the antimicrobial activity of Thymus mastichina (L) L. subsp. mastichina, T. camphoratus and T. lotocephalus from different regions of Portugal were analysed...
  80. ncbi Characterization of essential oils from lamiaceae species by fourier transform Raman spectroscopy
    Dimitra J Daferera
    Laboratory of General Chemistry, Agricultural University of Athens, 75 Iera Odos, Greece
    J Agric Food Chem 50:5503-7. 2002
    ..transform Raman (FT-Raman) spectra of pure terpenes and essential oils obtained by hydrodistillation of some Lamiaceae species, are presented...
  81. ncbi Aromatherapy as a safe and effective treatment for the management of agitation in severe dementia: the results of a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial with Melissa
    Clive G Ballard
    Wolfson Research Centre, Newcastle General Hospital, Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:553-8. 2002
    ..We conducted a placebo-controlled trial to determine the value of aromatherapy with essential oil of Melissa officinalis (lemon balm) for agitation in people with severe dementia...
  82. ncbi Activity of essential oils of three Micromeria species (Lamiaceae) against micromycetes and bacteria
    B Marinkovic
    Faculty of Biology, Phytochemical Laboratory, Studentski trg 3 II, 11000 Belgrade, Yugoslavia
    Phytother Res 16:336-9. 2002
    ..Higher concentrations of essential oil of M. albanica and M. dalmatica were active against Gram-negative Pseudomonas aeruginosa, which could be due to the high content of piperitenone oxide...
  83. ncbi Phytochemical induction by herbivores could affect quality of essential oils from aromatic plants
    Graciela R Valladares
    Centro de Investigaciones Entomologicas, FCEFYN, Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Cordoba, Argentina
    J Agric Food Chem 50:4059-61. 2002
    ..This possibility was analyzed for Mintosthachys mollis, a member of the Lamiaceae native to Central Argentina with medicinal and aromatic uses in the region, and two types of insect herbivores: ..
  84. ncbi Diterpenes from Sideritis trojana
    Gulacti Topcu
    University of Istanbul, Faculty of Pharmacy, Beyazit Istanbul, Turkey
    Nat Prod Lett 16:33-7. 2002
    ....
  85. ncbi [Two chemotypes of Pogostemon cablin and influence of region of cultivation and harvesting time on volatile oil composition]
    Ji Peng Luo
    Guangdong College of Pharmacy, Guangzhou 510224, China
    Yao Xue Xue Bao 38:307-10. 2003
    ....
  86. ncbi Chemical polymorphism of the essential oils from populations of Thymus caespititius grown on the islands Pico, Faial and Graciosa (Azores)
    S I Pereira
    Centro de Biotecnologia Vegetal, Departamento de Biologia Vegetal, Faculdade de Ciencias de Lisboa, Bloco C2, Campo Grande, 1749 016 Lisbon, Portugal
    Phytochem Anal 14:228-31. 2003
    ..The oils from the 11 populations studied showed a clear chemical polymorphism that, in some cases, was more evident among populations growing on the same island than among those from different islands...
  87. ncbi Kaurane diterpenes from Isodon japonicus inhibit nitric oxide and prostaglandin E2 production and NF-kappaB activation in LPS-stimulated macrophage RAW264.7 cells
    B Y Hwang
    Anticancer Agents Research Laboratory, Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Taejon
    Planta Med 67:406-10. 2001
    ....
  88. ncbi Determination of monoterpene hydrocarbons and alcohols in Majorana hortensis Moench by micellar electrokinetic capillary chromatographic
    M R A Rodrigues
    Institute of Chemistry and Geology, University Federal of Pelotas, Pelotas, RS, Brazil, Institute of Chemistry, University of Rio Grande do Sul, 91501970 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    J Agric Food Chem 50:4215-20. 2002
    ..The most prominent component of dried leaves, flowers, and commercial samples was terpinen-4-ol in four of the samples analyzed; only in one sample was alpha-terpineol present as the major compound...
  89. ncbi The influence of the harvest cut height on the quality of the herbal drugs Melissae folium and Melissae herba
    Mária Mrlianová
    Planta Med 68:178-80. 2002
    ..74 % and 56.87 % in the leaves from that parts, respectively. Similarly, beta-caryophyllene: 5.01 %, 3.87 %, 6.97 %, 5.13 %; beta-caryophyllene oxide: 17.19 %, 24.07 %, 15.64 %, 17.82 %; citronellal: 2.73 %, 5.51 %, 2.82 %, 6.44 %...
  90. ncbi Ethnoveterinary medicines used to treat endoparasites and stomach problems in pigs and pets in British Columbia, Canada
    Cheryl Lans
    BCICS, University of Victoria, British Columbia V8W 2Y2, Canada
    Vet Parasitol 148:325-40. 2007
    ..Echinacea purpurea (L.) Moench (all Asteraceae), Mentha piperita L. and Salvia officinalis L. (Lamiaceae) (Allium sativum L. (Alliaceae), Cucurbita pepo L...
  91. ncbi Snakebites and ethnobotany in the northwest region of Colombia. Part III: neutralization of the haemorrhagic effect of Bothrops atrox venom
    R Otero
    Programa de Ofidismo, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Antioquia, A A 1226, Medellin, Colombia
    J Ethnopharmacol 73:233-41. 2000
    ..Zingiberaceae); the stem of Strychnos xinguensis (Loganiaceae); leaves, branches and stems of Hyptis capitata (Lamiaceae), Ipomoea cairica (Convolvulaceae), Neurolaena lobata (Asteraceae), Ocimum micranthum (Lamiaceae), Piper ..
  92. ncbi Screening for feeding deterrent activity of herbal extracts against the larvae of malaria vector Anopheles subpictus Grassi
    Gandhi Elango
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam, 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 109:715-26. 2011
    ..Acanthaceae), Anisomeles malabarica (L.) Sims. (Lamiaceae), Argemone mexicana L. (Papaveraceae), Aristolochia bracteolata Lam. (Aristolochiaceae), Chrysanthemum indium L...
  93. ncbi Comparative study of the assay of Artemia salina L. and the estimate of the medium lethal dose (LD50 value) in mice, to determine oral acute toxicity of plant extracts
    A Logarto Parra
    Drug Research and Development Center CIDEM, Biologic Research Department, Ciudad de La Habana, Cuba
    Phytomedicine 8:395-400. 2001
    ..Acanthaceae); Musa x paradisiaca L. (Musaceae); Ocimum basilicum L.; O. gratissimum L.; O. tenuiflorum L. (Lamiaceae); Pimenta dioica (L.) Merr. (Myrtaceae); Piper auritum Kunth (Piperaceae); Plantago major L...
  94. ncbi Activities of ten essential oils towards Propionibacterium acnes and PC-3, A-549 and MCF-7 cancer cells
    Yuangang Zu
    Key Laboratory of Forest Plant Ecology, Ministry of Education, Northeast Forestry University, Harbin 150040, China
    Molecules 15:3200-10. 2010
    Ten essential oils, namely, mint (Mentha spicata L., Lamiaceae), ginger (Zingiber officinale Rosc., Zingiberaceae), lemon (Citrus limon Burm.f., Rutaceae), grapefruit (Citrus paradisi Macf., Rutaceae), jasmine (Jasminum grandiflora L...
  95. ncbi Medicinal plant treatments for fleas and ear problems of cats and dogs in British Columbia, Canada
    Cheryl Lans
    DVM, P O Box 72045, Sasamat, Vancouver, BC V6R4P2, Canada
    Parasitol Res 103:889-98. 2008
    ..var. depressa Pursh. (Cupressaceae), Lavandula officinalis L. (Labiatae), Melissa officinalis L. (Lamiaceae), and Thuja plicata Donn ex D. Don (Cupressaceae). All of the plants used have insecticidal activity...
  96. pmc Circum-Mediterranean cultural heritage and medicinal plant uses in traditional animal healthcare: a field survey in eight selected areas within the RUBIA project
    Andrea Pieroni
    SCH Group, Department of Social Sciences, Wageningen University and Research Centres, Postbus 8060 6700 DA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 2:16. 2006
    ..and thirty-six veterinary preparations and 110 plant taxa were recorded in the survey, with Asteraceae and Lamiaceae being the most quoted botanical families...
  97. pmc Does the taste matter? Taste and medicinal perceptions associated with five selected herbal drugs among three ethnic groups in West Yorkshire, Northern England
    Andrea Pieroni
    SCH Group, Department of Social Sciences, Wageningen University, Postbus 8060, NL 6700 DA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 3:21. 2007
    ..b>Lamiaceae), garlic (the bulbs of Allium sativum, Alliaceae), ginger (the rhizome of Zingiber officinale, Zingiberaceae), ..
  98. ncbi Essential oils from Mediterranean lamiaceae as weed germination inhibitors
    Luciana G Angelini
    Dipartimento di Agronomia and Gestione dell Agroecosistema, Universita di Pisa, Via S Michele degli Scalzi 2, 56124 Pisa, Italy
    J Agric Food Chem 51:6158-64. 2003
    ..Monoterpene compounds also present in the essential oils mainly represented the volatile fraction released from the crops and their residues into the soil...
  99. pmc Shadows of the colonial past--diverging plant use in Northern Peru and Southern Ecuador
    Rainer W Bussmann
    William L, Brown Center, Missouri Botanical Garden, PO Box 299, St Louis, MO 63166 0299, USA
    J Ethnobiol Ethnomed 5:4. 2009
    ..The families best represented were Asteraceae with 69 species, Fabaceae (35), Lamiaceae (25), and Solanaceae (21). Euphorbiaceae had 12 species, and Poaceae and Apiaceae each accounted for 11 species...
  100. ncbi Effects of selected plant essential oils on the growth and development of mouse preimplantation embryos in vivo
    M Domaracký
    Institute of Animal Physiology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Kosice, Slovak Republic
    Physiol Res 56:97-104. 2007
    ..b>Lamiaceae), oregano EO from Origanum vulgare L. (Lamiaceae), thyme EO from Thymus vulgaris L...
  101. ncbi Repellent activity of catmint, Nepeta cataria, and iridoid nepetalactone isomers against Afro-tropical mosquitoes, ixodid ticks and red poultry mites
    Michael A Birkett
    Biological Chemistry Department, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, UK
    Phytochemistry 72:109-14. 2011
    The repellent activity of the essential oil of the catmint plant, Nepeta cataria (Lamiaceae), and the main iridoid compounds (4aS,7S,7aR) and (4aS,7S,7aS)-nepetalactone, was assessed against (i) major Afro-tropical pathogen vector ..

Research Grants5

  1. Chemopreventative properties of Medicinal and Food plants of the Lumbee Tribe
    TRACIE LOCKLEAR; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Apiaceae), Diospyros virginiana L. (Ebenaceae), Hydrastis canadensis L. (Ranunculaceae), Prunella vulgaris L. (Lamiaceae), and Brassica oleracea (Brassicaceae)...
  2. A Modular Approach for Combinatorial Biosynthesis of Functionalized Terpenoids
    REUBEN JOHN PETERS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Bacterial production will provide an effective source for production of the larger amounts of these natural products necessary for detailed investigation of their promising biological activity. ..
  3. Massaging Preterm Infants Enhances Growth
    Tiffany Field; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. Neurohormonal Effects of Massage Therapy
    Tiffany Field; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The K05 would allow me to increase my research time including being mentored and mentoring students from 25 to 75% time. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  5. Prenatal Depression and a Yoga Intervention
    Tiffany M Field; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We would expect that yoga would decrease depression, increase vagal activity, decrease cortisol and increase gestational age (decrease prematurity). ..