Zeev Wiesman

Summary

Affiliation: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pomegranate oil analysis with emphasis on MALDI-TOF/MS triacylglycerol fingerprinting
    Maya Kaufman
    Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Biotechnology Engineering, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    J Agric Food Chem 55:10405-13. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Determination of fatty acid profiles and TAGs in vegetable oils by MALDI-TOF/MS fingerprinting
    Zeev Wiesman
    Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Lab, Department of Biotechnology Engineering, The Institutes for Applied Research, Ben Gurion University of the Negrev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Methods Mol Biol 579:315-36. 2009
  3. pmc Novel 1H low field nuclear magnetic resonance applications for the field of biodiesel
    Paula Berman
    The Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Lab, Departments of Biotechnology, Energy and Environmental Engineering, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P, O, Box 653, Beer Sheva, 84105, Israel
    Biotechnol Biofuels 6:55. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Larvicidal activity of saponin containing extracts and fractions of fruit mesocarp of Balanites aegyptiaca
    Zeev Wiesman
    The Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Biotechnology Engineering, The Institutes for Applied Research, Ben Gurioun University of the Negev, P O Box 653, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Fitoterapia 77:420-4. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Novel cationic vesicle platform derived from vernonia oil for efficient delivery of DNA through plant cuticle membranes
    Zeev Wiesman
    Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Biotechnology Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    J Biotechnol 130:85-94. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Controlled-release systems for the insect growth regulator pyriproxyfen
    Liliana Schwartz
    Department of Chemical Engineering and The Institutes for Applied Research, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box 653, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    J Agric Food Chem 51:5985-9. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Larvicidal activity of saponins from Balanites aegyptiaca callus against Aedes aegypti mosquito
    Bishnu P Chapagain
    The Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Laboratory, The Institutes for Applied Research, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Bioresour Technol 99:1165-8. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Determination of saponins in the kernel cake of Balanites aegyptiaca by HPLC-ESI/MS
    Bishnu P Chapagain
    The Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Laboratory, The Institutes for Applied Research, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Phytochem Anal 18:354-62. 2007
  9. doi request reprint MALDI-TOF/MS fingerprinting of triacylglycerols (TAGs) in olive oils produced in the Israeli Negev desert
    Bishnu P Chapagain
    The Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Biotechnology Engineering, The Institutes for Applied Research, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    J Agric Food Chem 57:1135-42. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Desert date (Balanites aegyptiaca) as an arid lands sustainable bioresource for biodiesel
    Bishnu P Chapagain
    Department of Biotechnology Engineering, Plant Lipid Biotechnology Laboratory, The Institutes for Applied Research, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva105, Israel
    Bioresour Technol 100:1221-6. 2009

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Pomegranate oil analysis with emphasis on MALDI-TOF/MS triacylglycerol fingerprinting
    Maya Kaufman
    Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Biotechnology Engineering, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    J Agric Food Chem 55:10405-13. 2007
    ..This study depicts a new detailed analysis of PGO, showing great potential for further research regarding the physiological effects of specific valuable components in pomegranate oil...
  2. doi request reprint Determination of fatty acid profiles and TAGs in vegetable oils by MALDI-TOF/MS fingerprinting
    Zeev Wiesman
    Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Lab, Department of Biotechnology Engineering, The Institutes for Applied Research, Ben Gurion University of the Negrev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Methods Mol Biol 579:315-36. 2009
    ..This study depicts the potential of MALDI-TOF/MS as an easy, fast, and reliable technique to characterize the TAG and FAPs in vegetable oils...
  3. pmc Novel 1H low field nuclear magnetic resonance applications for the field of biodiesel
    Paula Berman
    The Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Lab, Departments of Biotechnology, Energy and Environmental Engineering, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P, O, Box 653, Beer Sheva, 84105, Israel
    Biotechnol Biofuels 6:55. 2013
    ..1H Low Field Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (LF-NMR) applications, which offer great potential to the field of biodiesel, have been developed by the Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Lab research team in the last few years...
  4. ncbi request reprint Larvicidal activity of saponin containing extracts and fractions of fruit mesocarp of Balanites aegyptiaca
    Zeev Wiesman
    The Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Biotechnology Engineering, The Institutes for Applied Research, Ben Gurioun University of the Negev, P O Box 653, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Fitoterapia 77:420-4. 2006
    ..The analysis of total saponin content of these tested extracts and fractions revealed a strong correlation between saponin content and larval mortality...
  5. ncbi request reprint Novel cationic vesicle platform derived from vernonia oil for efficient delivery of DNA through plant cuticle membranes
    Zeev Wiesman
    Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Biotechnology Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    J Biotechnol 130:85-94. 2007
    ..This scientific approach may open the way for further development of efficient in vivo plant transformation systems...
  6. ncbi request reprint Controlled-release systems for the insect growth regulator pyriproxyfen
    Liliana Schwartz
    Department of Chemical Engineering and The Institutes for Applied Research, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box 653, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    J Agric Food Chem 51:5985-9. 2003
    ..The release profiles of the CRSs were adjusted to the life cycle of the C. pipiens mosquito in order to obtain their optimal activity on the eighth day, which corresponds to the time of larval maturity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Larvicidal activity of saponins from Balanites aegyptiaca callus against Aedes aegypti mosquito
    Bishnu P Chapagain
    The Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Laboratory, The Institutes for Applied Research, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Bioresour Technol 99:1165-8. 2008
    ..These results suggest that saponins from in vitro cultures of the root explant of B. aegyptiaca can be used as a larvicidal agent against A. aegypti larvae...
  8. ncbi request reprint Determination of saponins in the kernel cake of Balanites aegyptiaca by HPLC-ESI/MS
    Bishnu P Chapagain
    The Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Laboratory, The Institutes for Applied Research, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Phytochem Anal 18:354-62. 2007
    ..aegyptiaca. In all saponins, diosgenin was found to be the sole aglycone. This study shows that HPLC-ESI/MS is a quick and reliable technique for characterizing the saponins from kernel cake of B. aegyptiaca...
  9. doi request reprint MALDI-TOF/MS fingerprinting of triacylglycerols (TAGs) in olive oils produced in the Israeli Negev desert
    Bishnu P Chapagain
    The Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Biotechnology Engineering, The Institutes for Applied Research, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    J Agric Food Chem 57:1135-42. 2009
    ..Additionally, this study also shows the high levels of tocopherols and phytosterols in the olive oils produced from the common cultivars grown in the Israeli Negev desert...
  10. doi request reprint Desert date (Balanites aegyptiaca) as an arid lands sustainable bioresource for biodiesel
    Bishnu P Chapagain
    Department of Biotechnology Engineering, Plant Lipid Biotechnology Laboratory, The Institutes for Applied Research, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva105, Israel
    Bioresour Technol 100:1221-6. 2009
    ..The present study clearly demonstrated Desert date as a model for the utilization of bioresources in the Israeli Arava desert and potentially other similar areas for cost-effective biodiesel production...
  11. ncbi request reprint Controlled-release systems for the delivery of cyromazine into water surface
    Liliana Schwartz
    Department of Chemical Engineering and The Institutes for Applied Research, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box 653, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    J Agric Food Chem 51:5972-6. 2003
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  12. doi request reprint Analyzing alternative bio-waste feedstocks for potential biodiesel production using time domain (TD)-NMR
    Rebecca M Willson
    Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Biotechnology Engineering, The Institutes for Applied Research, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, P O Box 653, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Waste Manag 30:1881-8. 2010
    ..Evaluation of bio-waste materials by TD-NMR revealed the potential of this tool to identify waste-oil sources cost effectively and quickly, supporting expansion of a sustainable biodiesel industry in Israel and other regions...
  13. ncbi request reprint Phyto-saponins as a natural adjuvant for delivery of agromaterials through plant cuticle membranes
    Bishnu P Chapagain
    The Phyto Lipid Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Biotechnology Engineering, The Institutes for Applied Research, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    J Agric Food Chem 54:6277-85. 2006
    ..Various possibilities for a natural amphiphatic phyto-saponin as a delivery adjuvant through CMs are discussed...
  14. doi request reprint A new Thraustochytrid, strain Fng1, isolated from the surface mucus of the hermatypic coral Fungia granulosa
    Moshe Harel
    Department of Biotechnology Engineering and National Institute for Biotechnology, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Be er Sheva, Israel
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 64:378-87. 2008
    ..A similar protist was also isolated from the mucus of the coral Favia sp. In light of these findings, its possible contribution to the coral holobiont is discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Structural analysis of complex saponins of Balanites aegyptiaca by 800 MHz 1H NMR spectroscopy
    Dan Staerk
    Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Danish University of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Universitetsparken 2, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Magn Reson Chem 44:923-8. 2006
    ..Moreover, the work represents a new approach to structural elucidation of saponins: direct preparative-scale HPLC-RID of crude extracts followed by high-field NMR investigations supported by ESI-MSn...