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Uvaria

Known as: Uvarias 
A plant genus of the family ANNONACEAE. Members contain uvarigrin, uvarigrandin, chamuvaritin and other acetogenins and benzylisoquinoline alkaloids.
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2012
2012
Investigation of the endemic Madagascan plant Uvaria sp. for antiproliferative activity against the A2780 ovarian cancer cell… Expand
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
AIM OF STUDY To identify plant species used by the traditional health practitioners (THPs) in treatment of malaria, carry out… Expand
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2006
2006
Grandiuvarone A (1) and grandiuvarins A-C (2-4) were isolated from the bark of Uvaria grandiflora. The structures of these new… Expand
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Whole root preparations of three Nigerian medicinal plants, Anthocleista djalonensis, Nauclea latifolia and Uvaria afzalii, used… Expand
2004
2004
Two known steroids, stigmasterol and 6b-hydroxystigmasta-4,22-dien-3-one (1) and two unusual polyketides, cis-4-hydroxymellein (2… Expand
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The naturally occurring aurone 1, isolated from Uvaria hamiltonii, and a series of aurones analogues based structurally on known… Expand
2002
2002
Bioguided-fractionation of a CH(2)Cl(2) extract of the stems of Uvaria klaineana (Annonaceae) led to isolation of klaivanolide, a… Expand
2000
2000
Annonaceae have been commonly described in traditional medicine as remedies against head lice and for their insecticidal… Expand
1993
1993
On a pharmacological screening, substantial antibacterial, antifungal and anthelmintic activities were observed for the hexane… Expand
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
Petroleum ether, dichloromethane, and methanol extracts of leaves, stem, and root bark of nine Uvaria species: U. dependens, U… Expand