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Jasmonate and ppHsystemin Regulate Key Malonylation Steps in the Biosynthesis of 17-Hydroxygeranyllinalool Diterpene Glycosides, an Abundant and Effective Direct Defense against Herbivores in
This study describes the biosynthetic dynamics of diterpene glycosides abundant in a wild tobacco and highlights glycosylation and malonylation as key biosynthetic steps producing the diversity ofExpand
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Advance on the Flavonoid C-glycosides and Health Benefits
The dietary flavonoids, especially their glycosides, are the most vital phytochemicals in diets and are of great general interest due to their diverse bioactivity. Almost all natural flavonoids existExpand
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Chemistry and biological activity of secondary metabolites in Euphorbia from Iran.
  • A. Jassbi
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Phytochemistry
  • 1 September 2006
The chemical constituents of some species of Euphorbia, which grow mostly in semi-desert areas in Iran and on the Alborz Mountains in the north of Tehran, have been found to includeExpand
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Cytotoxic, Antioxidant and Antimicrobial Activities and Phenolic Contents of Eleven Salvia Species from Iran
The plants of the genus Salvia synthesize several types of secondary metabolites with antimicrobial, cytotoxic, and radical scavenging activities and are used in the folk medicine of differentExpand
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Ecological Roles and Biological Activities of Specialized Metabolites from the Genus Nicotiana.
Species of Nicotiana grow naturally in different parts of the world and have long been used both medicinally and recreationally by human societies. More recently in our history, Nicotiana tabacum hasExpand
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Silencing Geranylgeranyl Diphosphate Synthase in Nicotiana attenuata Dramatically Impairs Resistance to Tobacco Hornworm1[W][OA]
In bioassays with artificial diets, the 17-hydroxygeranyllinalool diterpenoid glycosides (HGL-DTGs) of Nicotiana attenuata function as antifeedants for the plant's adapted herbivore, tobacco hornwormExpand
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Bioactive phytochemicals from shoots and roots of Salvia species
Abstract The plants of the genus Salvia L. are important medicinal herbs of the Lamiaceae family and some of them such as S. officinalis (sage), S. miltiorrhiza (red sage, Danshen) and S. sclareaExpand
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Phytotoxic Volatiles in the Roots and Shoots of Artemisia tridentata as Detected by Headspace Solid-phase Microextraction and Gas Chromatographic-mass Spectrometry Analysis
In the vicinity of big sagebrush (Artemisia tridentata), the growth of Nicotiana attenuata is negatively affected, in part due to the alleopathic effect of methyl jasmonate (MeJA) which is producedExpand
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Microbial biotransformation of bioactive flavonoids.
The bioactive flavonoids are considered as the most important phytochemicals in food, which exert a wide range of biological benefits for human being. Microbial biotransformation strategies forExpand
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A New Bacillus pasteurii Urease Inhibitor from Euphorbia decipiens
Inhibition of Bacillus pasteurii urease enzyme by 3,7,15-tri-O-acetyl-5-O-nicotinoyl-13,14-dihydroxymyrsinol (1), a diterpene ester with a myrsinol-type skeleton, isolated from Euphorbia decipiensExpand
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