Biocidal effects of Piper hispidinervum (Piperaceae) essential oil and synergism among its main components.

@article{Andrs2017BiocidalEO,
  title={Biocidal effects of Piper hispidinervum (Piperaceae) essential oil and synergism among its main components.},
  author={Mar{\'i}a F{\'e} Andr{\'e}s and G E Rossa and Eduardo Cassel and Rubem M{\'a}rio Figueir{\'o} Vargas and Omar Santana and Carmen Elisa D{\'i}az and Azucena Gonz{\'a}lez-Coloma},
  journal={Food and chemical toxicology : an international journal published for the British Industrial Biological Research Association},
  year={2017},
  volume={109 Pt 2},
  pages={1086-1092}
}
In this study we evaluated the effect of a pressure gradient (1-2 atm) in the extraction and composition of the essential oil (EO) of Piper hispidinervum by steam distillation. We also evaluated the insect antifeedant effects (Spodoptera littoralis, Leptinotarsa decemlineata, Myzus persicae and Rhopalosiphum padi) and nematicidal activity (Meloidogyne… CONTINUE READING