Usnea

A genus of lichen-forming fungi containing usnic acid and mucilage. Usnea barbata is used in HERBAL MEDICINE.
National Institutes of Health

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1956-2017
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2014
2014
Fungal mycoparasitism-fungi parasitizing other fungi-is a common lifestyle in some basal lineages of the basidiomycetes… (More)
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2009
2009
The aim of this study is to optimize the culture conditions for lichen Usnea ghattensis G. Awasthi in order to increase biomass… (More)
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2008
2008
Species of the Neuropogon group in the lichen genus Usnea have their centre of distribution in polar regions of the Southern… (More)
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2008
2008
Antioxidative and hepatoprotective activity of a cultured lichen Usnea ghattensis has been studied. The methanolic extract of… (More)
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2005
2005
Various solvent extracts of the lichen Usnea ghattensis showed good antioxidant activity. A methanol extract prevented lipid… (More)
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2005
2005
Natural products, longissiminone A (1) and longissiminone B (2), were isolated along with a known compound, glutinol (3), from a… (More)
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2005
2005
In this study, the antiulcerogenic effect of a water extract obtained from the lichen species Usnea longissima was investigated… (More)
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2005
2005
The biologically active compounds, antioxidant activities and free radical scavenging effects of dry matter of cultural medium… (More)
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1994
1994
Different fractions, isolated from the lichen Usnea fasciata, were analyzed by PC, TLC, and RP-HPLC. Analysis of the organic… (More)
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1993
1993
The pharmacological researches have been performed for Usnea barbata and Usnea hirta species using hydroalcoholic extracts. The… (More)
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