meliaceae

Summary

Summary: The mahogany plant family of the order Sapindales, subclass Rosidae, class Magnoliopsida.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Limonoids from the leaves and stems of Toona ciliata
    Shang Gao Liao
    State Key Laboratory of Drug Research, Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 555 Zu Chong Zhi Road, Zhangjiang Hi Tech Park, Shanghai, 201203, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 70:1268-73. 2007
  2. ncbi Traditionally-used antimalarials from the Meliaceae
    S Omar
    Ottawa Carleton Institute of Biology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
    Curr Top Med Chem 3:133-9. 2003
  3. ncbi Modified limonoids from the leaves of Sandoricum koetjape
    Intan S Ismail
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama University, Tsushima, Okayama, 700 8530, Japan
    Phytochemistry 64:1345-9. 2003
  4. ncbi Antimalarial activity of anthothecol derived from Khaya anthotheca (Meliaceae)
    Sung Eun Lee
    Nanotoxtech Inc, 301 Myung Jin Building, 234 27 Nonhyeon dong, Gangnam Gu, Seoul 153 010, Republic of Korea
    Phytomedicine 15:533-5. 2008
  5. ncbi Contraceptive and hormonal properties of the stem bark of Dysoxylum binectariferum in rat and docking analysis of rohitukine, the alkaloid isolated from active chloroform soluble fraction
    Govind Keshri
    Division of Endocrinology, Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow 226 001, India
    Contraception 76:400-7. 2007
  6. ncbi Evaluation of candidate DNA barcoding loci for economically important timber species of the mahogany family (Meliaceae)
    A N Muellner
    Grunelius Moellgaard Laboratory, Department of Botany and Molecular Evolution, Senckenberg Research Institute, Senckenberganlage 25, D 60325 Frankfurt, Germany
    Mol Ecol Resour 11:450-60. 2011
  7. ncbi Moluccensins R-Y, limonoids from the seeds of a mangrove, Xylocarpus moluccensis
    Jun Li
    Key Laboratory of Marine Bio resources Sustainable Utilization, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 164 West Xingang Road, Guangzhou 510301, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 75:1277-83. 2012
  8. ncbi Gedunin and photogedunin of Xylocarpus granatum show significant anti-secretory effects and protect the gastric mucosa of peptic ulcer in rats
    V Lakshmi
    Division of Medicinal and Process Chemistry, Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow 226001, U P, India
    Phytomedicine 17:569-74. 2010
  9. ncbi Limonoids from seeds of Thai Xylocarpus moluccensis
    Warin Ravangpai
    Research Centre of Bioorganic Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Bioorg Med Chem Lett 21:4485-9. 2011
  10. ncbi Gedunin and photogedunin of Xylocarpus granatum possess antifilarial activity against human lymphatic filarial parasite Brugia malayi in experimental rodent host
    Sweta Misra
    Division of Parasitology, Central Drug Research Institute, M G Marg, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, 226001, India
    Parasitol Res 109:1351-60. 2011

Detail Information

Publications224 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Limonoids from the leaves and stems of Toona ciliata
    Shang Gao Liao
    State Key Laboratory of Drug Research, Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 555 Zu Chong Zhi Road, Zhangjiang Hi Tech Park, Shanghai, 201203, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 70:1268-73. 2007
    ..Toonaciliatins H (9) and I (10) were obtained for the first time as natural products. The structures were established by extensive spectroscopic methods, particularly 1D and 2D NMR techniques...
  2. ncbi Traditionally-used antimalarials from the Meliaceae
    S Omar
    Ottawa Carleton Institute of Biology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
    Curr Top Med Chem 3:133-9. 2003
    ..Ser. (Meliaceae) as an important antimalarial used by Kenyah Dyak healers in Indonesian Borneo...
  3. ncbi Modified limonoids from the leaves of Sandoricum koetjape
    Intan S Ismail
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama University, Tsushima, Okayama, 700 8530, Japan
    Phytochemistry 64:1345-9. 2003
    ..Three trijugin-type limonoids, sandrapins A, B and C, were isolated from the leaves of Sandoricum koetjape and their structures, which are related to capensolactones, were elucidated by a detailed 2D-NMR spectroscopic analysis...
  4. ncbi Antimalarial activity of anthothecol derived from Khaya anthotheca (Meliaceae)
    Sung Eun Lee
    Nanotoxtech Inc, 301 Myung Jin Building, 234 27 Nonhyeon dong, Gangnam Gu, Seoul 153 010, Republic of Korea
    Phytomedicine 15:533-5. 2008
    Antimalarial activity of anthothecol, a limonoid of Khaya anthotheca (Meliaceae) against Plasmodium falciparum was tested using a [(3)H]-hypoxanthine and 48h culture assay in vitro...
  5. ncbi Contraceptive and hormonal properties of the stem bark of Dysoxylum binectariferum in rat and docking analysis of rohitukine, the alkaloid isolated from active chloroform soluble fraction
    Govind Keshri
    Division of Endocrinology, Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow 226 001, India
    Contraception 76:400-7. 2007
    ..f. administered during the pre- and peri-implantation periods and immediately after implantation by oral route in adult female Sprague-Dawley rats...
  6. ncbi Evaluation of candidate DNA barcoding loci for economically important timber species of the mahogany family (Meliaceae)
    A N Muellner
    Grunelius Moellgaard Laboratory, Department of Botany and Molecular Evolution, Senckenberg Research Institute, Senckenberganlage 25, D 60325 Frankfurt, Germany
    Mol Ecol Resour 11:450-60. 2011
    ..8S-ITS2) in a group of land plants belonging to the mahogany family, Meliaceae. Across these samples, only ITS showed high levels of resolvability...
  7. ncbi Moluccensins R-Y, limonoids from the seeds of a mangrove, Xylocarpus moluccensis
    Jun Li
    Key Laboratory of Marine Bio resources Sustainable Utilization, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 164 West Xingang Road, Guangzhou 510301, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 75:1277-83. 2012
    ..The most potent compound tested was 2-hydroxyfissinolide (4), with an AFC(50) (concentration for 50% antifeedant activity) value of 94 μg/mL at 24 h...
  8. ncbi Gedunin and photogedunin of Xylocarpus granatum show significant anti-secretory effects and protect the gastric mucosa of peptic ulcer in rats
    V Lakshmi
    Division of Medicinal and Process Chemistry, Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow 226001, U P, India
    Phytomedicine 17:569-74. 2010
    ..This study is the first of its kind to show significant anti-secretory effect of gedunin and photogedunin. Therefore it could act as a potent therapeutic agent against peptic ulcer disease...
  9. ncbi Limonoids from seeds of Thai Xylocarpus moluccensis
    Warin Ravangpai
    Research Centre of Bioorganic Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Bioorg Med Chem Lett 21:4485-9. 2011
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  10. ncbi Gedunin and photogedunin of Xylocarpus granatum possess antifilarial activity against human lymphatic filarial parasite Brugia malayi in experimental rodent host
    Sweta Misra
    Division of Parasitology, Central Drug Research Institute, M G Marg, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, 226001, India
    Parasitol Res 109:1351-60. 2011
    ..granatum contains promising in vitro and in vivo antifilarial activity against human lymphatic filarial parasite B. malayi which could be attributed to the presence of two pure compounds gedunin and photogedunin...
  11. ncbi In vitro antifilarial effects of three plant species against adult worms of subperiodic Brugia malayi
    M Z Zaridah
    Forest Research Institute Malaysia FRIM, Kepong, 52109, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    J Ethnopharmacol 78:79-84. 2001
    ..e., dried husks (HX), dried seeds (SX) and dried leaves (LX) of Xylocarpus granatum (Meliaceae), dried stems (ST) of Tinospora crispa (Menispermaceae) and dried leaves (LA) of Andrographis paniculata (..
  12. ncbi Xylocarpins A-I, limonoids from the Chinese mangrove plant Xylocarpus granatum
    Jianxin Cui
    State Key Laboratory of Natural and Biomimetic Drugs, Peking University, Beijing 100083, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 70:772-8. 2007
    ..The structure of xyloccensin U was revised to be 6-dehydroxyxylocarpin D on the basis of 2D spectroscopic data...
  13. ncbi Xylogranatins F-R: antifeedants from the Chinese mangrove, Xylocarpus granatum, a new biogenetic pathway to tetranortriterpenoids
    Jun Wu
    Guangdong Key Laboratory of Marine Materia Medica, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 164 West Xingang Road, 510301 Guangzhou, P R China
    Chemistry 14:1129-44. 2008
    ..The most potent compound tested was xylogranatin G. Its AFC(50) (concentration for 50 % antifeedant activity) values at the exposure times of 24 and 48 h were 0.31 and 0.30 mg mL(-1), respectively...
  14. ncbi Phragmalin-type limonoids from the mangrove plant Xylocarpus granatum
    Jianxin Cui
    State Key Laboratory of Natural and Biomimetic Drugs, Peking University, Beijing 100083, China
    Phytochemistry 66:2334-9. 2005
    ..Their structures were elucidated on the basis of extensive 1D and 2D NMR as well as IR and MS spectroscopic data analyses...
  15. ncbi Xylogranatins A-D, new mexicanolides from the fruit of a Chinese mangrove Xylocarpus granatum
    Jun Wu
    Guangdong Key Laboratory of Marine Materia Medica, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou, PR China
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 54:1582-5. 2006
    ..Their structures were elucidated on the basis of spectroscopic data, especially 2D NMR techniques including HSQC, HMBC and NOESY...
  16. ncbi Testing species delimitation in sympatric species complexes: the case of an African tropical tree, Carapa spp. (Meliaceae)
    Jérôme Duminil
    Service Evolution Biologique et Ecologie, CP160 12, Faculte des Sciences, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, 50 Av F Roosevelt, 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 62:275-85. 2012
    ..Here we have addressed species delimitation of sympatric tropical tree species that belong to Carapa spp. (Meliaceae) in Central Africa...
  17. ncbi Chemical constituents and antimicrobial activity of medicinal plants from Ghana: Cassia sieberiana, Haematostaphis barteri, Mitragyna inermis and Pseudocedrela kotschyi
    Alex Asase
    Department of Botany, University of Ghana, P O Box LG55 Legon Accra, Ghana
    Phytother Res 22:1013-6. 2008
    ..Anacardiaceae), Mitragyna inermis (Willd.) O. Kuntze (Rubiaceae) and Pseudocedrela kotschyi (Schweinf.) Harms (Meliaceae), from Ghana were tested against Bacillus subtilis, Pseudomonas syringae and Cladosporium herbarum using TLC ..
  18. ncbi Protoxylocarpins F-H, protolimonoids from seed kernels of Xylocarpus granatum
    Khanitha Pudhom
    Research Centre of Bioorganic Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, 10330, Thailand
    J Nat Prod 72:2188-91. 2009
    ..Their structures were elucidated on the basis of extensive spectroscopic data analyses. All compounds isolated were evaluated for cytotoxic activity against five human tumor cell lines...
  19. ncbi The malian medicinal plant Trichilia emetica; studies on polysaccharides with complement fixing ability
    Drissa Diallo
    Department of Traditional Medicine, BP 1746, Bamako, Mali
    J Ethnopharmacol 84:279-87. 2003
    ..Removal of terminal arabinofuranosides lead to a drop of the activity indicating that this structural unit may be involved in the bioactive site of the molecule...
  20. ncbi A new fungicidal lactone from Xylocarpus granatum (Meliaceae)
    Shijie Du
    Department of Applied Chemistry, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100094, China
    Nat Prod Res 23:1316-21. 2009
    ..At a concentration of 20 microg mL(-1), the new lactone gave a 67.4% inhibition rate against wheat powdery mildew...
  21. ncbi Multiplexed systems of microsatellite markers for genetic analysis of mahogany, Swietenia macrophylla King (Meliaceae), a threatened neotropical timber species
    M R Lemes
    Laboratório de Genética e Biologia Reprodutiva de Plantas, Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazonia, CP 478, Manaus, AM, 69011 970, Brazil
    J Hered 93:287-90. 2002
    Mahogany (Swietenia macrophylla King [Meliaceae]) is the most valuable hardwood species in the neotropics. Its conservation status has been the subject of increasing concern due to overexploitation and habitat destruction...
  22. ncbi Antimalarial activity in Xylocarpus granatum (Koen)
    Vijai Lakshmi
    Medicinal and Process Chemistry Division, Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow 226001, India
    Nat Prod Res 26:1012-5. 2012
    ..Out of these only gedunin and xyloccensin-I were found to show activity equivalent to the parent active fraction in vitro model...
  23. ncbi Moluccensins H-J, 30-ketophragmalin limonoids from Xylocarpus moluccensis
    Khanitha Pudhom
    Research Centre for Bioorganic Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, 10330, Thailand
    J Nat Prod 73:263-6. 2010
    ..Their structures were established by extensive spectroscopic analysis. Compound 2 displayed weak antibacterial activity against Staphylococcus hominis and Enterococcus faecalis...
  24. ncbi Granatumins A-G, limonoids from the seeds of a Krishna mangrove, Xylocarpus granatum
    Min Yi Li
    Key Laboratory of Marine Bio resources Sustainable Utilization, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 164 West Xingang Road, Guangzhou 510301, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 72:2110-4. 2009
    ..double bonds, and granatumins F and G are polyhydroxylated phragmalins found previously in plants of the Meliaceae. Khayasin T exhibited moderate insecticidal activity against fifth instar larvae of Brontispa longissima (Gestro)..
  25. ncbi Xylogranatins A-D: novel tetranortriterpenoids with an unusual 9,10-seco scaffold from marine mangrove Xylocarpus granatum
    Sheng Yin
    State Key Laboratory of Drug Research, Institute of Materia Medica, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 555 Zuchongzhi Road, Zhangjiang Hi Tech Park, Shanghai 201203, PRC
    Org Lett 8:4935-8. 2006
    ....
  26. ncbi Limonoids from the seeds of the marine mangrove Xylocarpus granatum
    Sheng Yin
    State Key Laboratory of Drug Research, Institute of Materia Medica, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 555 Zu Chong Zhi Road, Zhangjiang Hi Tech Park, Shanghai 201203, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 70:682-5. 2007
    ..The structure of xyloccensin U (4a) was revised as 4b by comparison with granaxylocarpin D (4). The cytotoxicity of these isolates was evaluated against the P-388 and A-549 tumor cell lines...
  27. ncbi Studies on the anti-inflammatory and toxic effects of the stem bark of Khaya ivorensis (Meliaceae) on rats
    J M Agbedahunsi
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Drug Research and Production Unit, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria
    Phytomedicine 11:504-8. 2004
    Khaya ivorensis A. Chev. (Meliaceae) is a common feature in anti-malarial recipe prescribed by African traditional medical practitioners. Investigations have proved that Khaya species possesses some level of anti-plasmodial activity...
  28. ncbi Neuropharmacological properties of Xylocarpus moluccensis
    Satyajit D Sarker
    School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Ulster at Coleraine, Cromore Road, Coleraine BT52 1SA, Co Londonderry, Northern Ireland, UK
    Fitoterapia 78:107-11. 2007
    ..These results suggest that both the bark and pneumatophore extracts possess CNS depressant activity, the pneumatophore extract being more potent than the bark extract...
  29. ncbi Khayanolides from African mahogany Khaya senegalensis (Meliaceae): A revision
    Huaping Zhang
    Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Clemson University, Clemson, 29634 SC, USA
    Phytochemistry 70:294-9. 2009
    ..E 4, 6-dehydroxylkhayanolide E 5) were isolated from the stem bark of African mahogany Khaya senegalensis (Meliaceae)...
  30. pmc Cardiovascular effects of Ekebergia capensis Sparrm (Meliaceae) ethanolic leaf extract in experimental animal paradigms
    David R Kamadyaapa
    Department of Human Physiology, School of Medical Sciences, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
    Cardiovasc J Afr 20:162-7, 169. 2009
    ..These observations suggest that the hypotensive effect of EKE was in part mediated via modulation of total peripheral resistance of the vascular smooth muscles...
  31. ncbi Investigation of the wound healing activity of Carapa guianensis L. (Meliaceae) bark extract in rats using excision, incision, and dead space wound models
    B Shivananda Nayak
    Department of Preclinical Sciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, Champ Fleurs, Trinidad and Tobago
    J Med Food 13:1141-6. 2010
    ..001). The weight and hydroxyproline content of granulation tissue were significantly increased compared to controls. These observations support the use of C. guianensis is in the management of wound healing...
  32. ncbi Acute and subacute toxicity of the Carapa guianensis Aublet (Meliaceae) seed oil
    J H Costa-Silva
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, Pernambuco 50740 521, Brazil
    J Ethnopharmacol 116:495-500. 2008
    Carapa guianensis (Meliaceae), known as Andiroba in Brazil, has been used by Amazon Rainforest indigenous communities for treatment of coughs, convulsions, skin diseases, arthritis, rheumatism, ear infections, to heal wounds and bruises ..
  33. ncbi Moluccensins A-G, phragmalins with a conjugated C-30 carbonyl group from a Krishna mangrove, Xylocarpus moluccensis
    Min Yi Li
    Key Laboratory of Marine Bio resources Sustainable Utilization, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 164 West Xingang Road, Guangzhou, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 72:1657-62. 2009
    ..The structures of these compounds were established on the basis of single-crystal X-ray diffraction analysis and spectroscopic data. This is the first report of phragmalins with a conjugated C-30 carbonyl group...
  34. ncbi Protective effect of methyl gallate from Toona sinensis (Meliaceae) against hydrogen peroxide-induced oxidative stress and DNA damage in MDCK cells
    Tian Jye Hsieh
    Basic Medical Science Education Center, Fooyin University, Ta Liao, Kaohsiung Hsien 831, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Food Chem Toxicol 42:843-50. 2004
    ..The underlying mechanisms involved scavenging of intracellular reactive oxygen species (ROS), inhibition of lipid peroxidation and prevention of intracellular GSH depletion...
  35. ncbi Polyhydroxylated phragmalins from the fruit of a Chinese mangrove, Xylocarpus granatum
    Yuan Zhou
    Chemistry and Life Science College, China Three Gorges University, 8 University Road, Yichang 443002, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 69:1083-5. 2006
    ..The structures of these compounds were established on the basis of spectroscopic data and chemical methods...
  36. ncbi Assessment of antidiarrhoeal activity of the methanol extract of Xylocarpus granatum bark in mice model
    Razina Rouf
    Pharmacy Discipline, Life Science School, Khulna University, Khulna 9208, Bangladesh
    J Ethnopharmacol 109:539-42. 2007
    ..m.). The results showed that the extracts of Xylocarpus granatum bark have a significant antidiarrhoeal activity and supports its traditional uses in herbal medicine...
  37. ncbi [Studies on the chemical constituents of the fruit of Xylocarpus granatum]
    Fan Cheng
    Hubei Key Laboratory of Natural Products Research and Development, College of Chemistry and Life Science, China Three Gorges University, Yichang 443002, China
    Zhong Yao Cai 32:1220-3. 2009
    ..To study the chemical constituents of the fruit of Xylocarpus granatum...
  38. ncbi Mexicanolides from the seeds of a Krishna mangrove, Xylocarpus moluccensis
    Jing Zhang
    College of Chinese Medicinal Materials, Jilin Agricultural University, Changchun, China
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 58:552-5. 2010
    ..The (13)C-NMR data of khayasin were reported for the first time. Khayasin was found to exhibit marked insecticidal activity against the fifth instar larvae of Brontispa longissima (GESTRO) at a concentration of 10 mg/l...
  39. ncbi Long-distance dispersal helps germinating mahogany seedlings escape defoliation by a specialist caterpillar
    Julian M Norghauer
    Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto, Earth Sciences Building, 33 Willcocks Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3B3, Canada
    Oecologia 162:405-12. 2010
    ..between newly germinating seedlings of a Neotropical emergent tree, big-leaf mahogany (Swietenia macrophylla, Meliaceae), and caterpillars of a noctuid moth (Steniscadia poliophaea)...
  40. ncbi Antidiarrhoeal activity of the methanol extract of the barks of Xylocarpus moluccensis in castor oil- and magnesium sulphate-induced diarrhoea models in mice
    S J Uddin
    Pharmacy Discipline, Life Science School, Khulna University, Khulna 9208, Bangladesh
    J Ethnopharmacol 101:139-43. 2005
    ..On the basis of these findings, it can be assumed that Xylocarpus moluccensis could be a potential source for novel 'lead' discovery for antidiarrhoeal drug development...
  41. ncbi Validation assay for total flavonoids, as rutin equivalents, from Trichilia catigua Adr. Juss (Meliaceae) and Ptychopetalum olacoides Bentham (Olacaceae) commercial extract
    André Rolim
    University of Sao Paulo, Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 580 Prof Lineu Prestes Ave, B1 13, Conjunto das Quimicas, 05508 900, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J AOAC Int 88:1015-9. 2005
    ..Juss (Meliaceae) and Ptychopetalum olacoides Bentham (Olacaceae) commercial extract...
  42. pmc The importance of tree size and fecundity for wind dispersal of big-leaf mahogany
    Julian M Norghauer
    Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 6:e17488. 2011
    ..seed dispersal by the endangered neotropical timber species big-leaf mahogany (Swietenia macrophylla King, Meliaceae) in the Brazilian Amazon at 25 relatively isolated trees using multiple 1-m wide belt transects extended 100 m ..
  43. ncbi Toona sinensis Roem (Meliaceae) leaf extract alleviates hyperglycemia via altering adipose glucose transporter 4
    Pei Hwei Wang
    Department of Physiology, Kaoshiung Medical University, Kaoshiung, Taiwan
    Food Chem Toxicol 46:2554-60. 2008
    ..Conclusively, T. sinensis Roem (Meliaceae) leaf possesses the hypoglycemia effect underlying an increment of insulin to mediate the adipose glucose ..
  44. ncbi Gedunin, a limonoid from Xylocarpus granatum, inhibits the growth of CaCo-2 colon cancer cell line in vitro
    Shaikh J Uddin
    Pharmacy Discipline, University of Khulna, Khulna, Bangladesh
    Phytother Res 21:757-61. 2007
    Xylocarpus granatum J. König (Meliaceae), commonly known as 'dhundul', is a Bangladeshi mangrove tree, and well distributed in a number of other countries of south-east Asia, Australia and east Africa. Traditionally, X...
  45. ncbi Xyloccensins O and P, unique 8,9,30-phragmalin ortho esters from Xylocarpus granatum
    Jun Wu
    Guangdong Key Laboratory of Marine Materia Medica, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 164 West Xingang Road, Guangzhou 510301, P R China
    Org Lett 6:1841-4. 2004
    ..They are a new type of ortho ester of phragmalin. The structures were determined by spectroscopic and single-crystal X-ray diffraction techniques. The biogenetic pathway to these new phragmalins was also proposed. [structure: see text]..
  46. ncbi Trichilia roka Chiov. (Meliaceae): pharmacognostic researches
    R Sanogo
    Pharmaco-Biological Department, School of Pharmacy, University of Messina, Italy
    Farmaco 56:357-60. 2001
    The dried aqueous extract of Trichilia roka Chiov. (Meliaceae) root was evaluated for its potential antipyretic activity on yeast-induced hyperthermia in rats...
  47. ncbi Anti-allergic effects of natural tetranortriterpenoids isolated from Carapa guianensis Aublet on allergen-induced vascular permeability and hyperalgesia
    C Penido
    Departamento de Farmacologia Aplicada, Far Manguinhos, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rua Sizenando Nabuco 100, 21041 250 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Inflamm Res 54:295-303. 2005
    ..We investigated the anti-allergic and analgesic properties of an oil and a derived fraction of tetranortriterpenoids (TNTP) obtained from the seeds of Carapa guianensis Aublet...
  48. ncbi Acylperoxylated and seco-mexicanolides from stems of Khaya anthotheca
    Izabel C Piloto Ferreira
    Departamento de Quimica, Universidade Federal de Sao Carlos, Caixa Postal 676, 13565 905, Sao Carlos SP, Brazil
    J Nat Prod 68:413-6. 2005
    ..2.1(10,30).1(1,4)]-tricyclomeliac-7-oate, scopoletin, and 3-O-beta-D-glucopyranosylsitosterol were also isolated. The limonoids were of little value to clarify the basis of the nonresistance against Hypsipyla grandella...
  49. ncbi Four tetranortriterpenoids from the stem bark of Khaya anthotheca
    Michel K Tchimene
    Department of Chemistry, University of Dschang, Box 67, Dschang, Cameroon
    Phytochemistry 66:1088-93. 2005
    ..Compounds 1-4 are described for the first time. Their structures were established by analysis of the high-field NMR and MS data. The structure of compound 4 was confirmed by a single crystal X-ray structure analysis...
  50. ncbi Nortriterpenoids from Chukrasia tabularis var. velutina
    Chuan Rui Zhang
    State Key Laboratory of Drug Research, Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 555 Zu Chong Zhi Road, Zhangjiang Hi Tech Park, Shanghai, 201203, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 70:1616-9. 2007
    ..velutina. Their structures were elucidated primarily on the basis of spectroscopic methods...
  51. ncbi Cipadesins A-C: novel tetranortriterpenoids from Cipadessa cinerascens
    Xiao hong Yuan
    Chengdu Institute of Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    Org Lett 7:5051-3. 2005
    ..They possess a novel carbon skeleton, in which rings A and C were joined via C-10 and C-11. Their structures were elucidated by spectral evidence. X-ray crystallographic analysis confirmed the structure of 1...
  52. ncbi Anti-ulcer activity of crude alcoholic extract of Toona ciliata Roemer (heart wood)
    P Malairajan
    C L Baid Metha College of Pharmacy, Thoraipakkam, Chennai 600096, Tamilnadu, India
    J Ethnopharmacol 110:348-51. 2007
    ..94%), whereas standard drug sucralfate showed 94.85%. Toona ciliata extract showed protection index 43.0% in water immersion stress induced ulcer, whereas standard drug omeprazole showed protection index 100%...
  53. ncbi Xyloccensin X and Y, two new limonoids from xylocarpus molluccensis: NMR investigation in mixture
    Abhijeet Deb Roy
    Division of SAIF, Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow 226 001, India
    Magn Reson Chem 44:1054-7. 2006
    ..Both limonoids were isolated in mixture from the fruit of the plant Xylocarpus molluccensis. The structures of these were proposed after extensive 2D NMR analyses in mixture...
  54. ncbi Turrapubesins A and B, first examples of halogenated and maleimide-bearing limonoids in nature from Turraea pubescens
    Xiao Ning Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Drug Research, Institute of Materia Medica, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai 201203, People s Republic of China
    Org Lett 8:3845-8. 2006
    ..Their absolute configurations were determined by X-ray crystallography of 1 and by CD analysis of a dihydrogenated derivative of 2. Turrapubesin A (1) exhibited weak cytotoxicity against the P-388 tumor cell line...
  55. ncbi Antimalarial tetranortriterpenoids from the seeds of Lansium domesticum Corr
    Nisakorn Saewan
    School of Science, Walailak University, Thasala, Nakhon Si Thammarat 80160, Thailand
    Phytochemistry 67:2288-93. 2006
    ..Their structures were elucidated by analysis of their spectroscopic data. Compounds 2, 3, 4, 7, 8, 10, 11, and 15 showed antimalarial activity against Plasmodium falciparum with IC(50)'s of 2.4-9.7 microg/ml...
  56. ncbi Antifungal limonoids from the fruits of Khaya senegalensis
    Samir A M Abdelgaleil
    Department of Pesticide Chemistry, Faculty of Agriculture, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt
    Fitoterapia 75:566-72. 2004
    ..The structures of the new compounds were elucidated on the basis of spectral methods. The antifungal activity of compounds 1, 3 and 5 was tested against the fungus Botrytis cinerea...
  57. ncbi Anticancer activity of limonoid from Khaya senegalensis
    Huaping Zhang
    Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634, USA
    Phytother Res 21:731-4. 2007
    Two limonoids were isolated from the methanol extract of Khaya senegalensis (Meliaceae), and their structures were identified as 3alpha,7alpha-dideacetylkhivorin (1) and 1-O-acetylkhayanolide B (2) on the basis of MS and NMR spectral ..
  58. ncbi Treatment of mice with stem bark extract of Aphanamixis polystachya reduces radiation-induced chromosome damage
    Ganesh Chandra Jagetia
    Department of Radiobiology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, India
    Int J Radiat Biol 82:197-209. 2006
    ..The effect of ethyl acetate fraction of Aphanamixis polystachya (EAP) was investigated on the radiation-induced chromosome damage in the bone marrow cells of Swiss albino mice exposed to various doses of gamma-radiation...
  59. ncbi Rings B,D-seco limonoids from the leaves of Swietenia mahogani
    Samir A M Abdelgaleil
    Department of Pesticide Chemistry, Faculty of Agriculture, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt
    Phytochemistry 67:452-8. 2006
    ..different types of 2-hydroxy-3-O-tigloylswietenolide and deacetylsecomahoganin, were isolated along with three known limonoids from the leaves of Swietenia mahogani (Meliaceae). Their structures were determined by spectroscopic methods.
  60. ncbi Erythrocarpines A-E, new cytotoxic limonoids from Chisocheton erythrocarpus
    Khalijah Awang
    Department of Chemistry, University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Bioorg Med Chem 15:5997-6002. 2007
    ..Chemical structures, stereochemistry, and conformation were fully elucidated and characterized by 2D NMR, MS, and computational methods...
  61. ncbi Tetranortriterpenoids from Cipadessa baccifera
    Li She Gan
    State Key Laboratory of Drug Research, Institute of Materia Medica, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 555 Zuchongzhi Road, Zhangjiang Hi Tech Park, Shanghai 201203, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 70:1344-7. 2007
    ..A general rule for the determination of the absolute configurations of 2R- and 2S-methylbutanoyl groups at C-3 of a limonoid in a mixture is proposed...
  62. ncbi Novel antimicrobial diterpenoids from Turraeanthus africanus
    Simplice Joel Tatsimo
    Department of Organic Chemistry, University of Yaounde, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Planta Med 71:1145-51. 2005
    The dichloromethane-methanol (1/1) extract of the stem bark of Turraeanthus africanus (Meliaceae) showed remarkable antimicrobial activity against Cryptococcus neoformans, Staphylococcus aureus and methicillin-resistant S. aureus...
  63. ncbi Complete assignments of (1)H and (13)C NMR data for two 3beta,8beta-epoxymexicanolides from the fruit of a Chinese mangrove Xylocarpus granatum
    Jun Wu
    Guangdong Key Laboratory of Marine Materia Medica, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 164 West Xingang Road, Guangzhou 510301, P R China
    Magn Reson Chem 44:87-9. 2006
    ..In addition, the confusion of (1)H and (13)C NMR data previously reported for xyloccensin K was clarified...
  64. ncbi Limonoid orthoacetates and antiprotozoal compounds from the roots of Pseudocedrela kotschyi
    Anne Emmanuelle Hay
    Laboratory of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry, Geneva Lausanne School of Pharmacy, University of Geneva, CH 1211 Geneva 4, Switzerland
    J Nat Prod 70:9-13. 2007
    ..The crude extract and the two gedunin derivatives exhibited good in vitro activity against all of these parasites...
  65. ncbi Limonoids and sesquiterpenoids from Amoora tsangii
    Hua Dong Chen
    State Key Laboratory of Drug Research, Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Sciences, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 71:93-7. 2008
    ..Seven new limonoids, amotsangins A-G (1-7), two known limonoids, and four known sesquiterpenoids were isolated from the twigs and leaves of Amoora tsangii. Their structures were elucidated primarily on the basis of spectroscopic data...
  66. ncbi Quivisianthone, an evodulone limonoid from the Madagascan Meliaceae Quivisia papinae
    Philip H Coombes
    Natural Products Research Group, School of Pure and Applied Chemistry, University of Natal, Durban 4041, South Africa
    Phytochemistry 65:377-80. 2004
    An investigation of the seeds of the Madagascan Meliaceae Quivisia papinae has yielded quivisianthone, a novel evodulone group limonoid, together with the known azadiradione and two novel derivatives: 6 alpha-hydroxyazadiradione and 7-..
  67. ncbi Antifeedant effects of the limonoids from Entandrophragma candolei (Meliaceae) on the gram pod borer, Helicoverpa armigera (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae)
    Opender Koul
    Insect Biopesticide Research Centre, 30 Parkash Nagar, Jalandhar 144 003, India
    J Agric Food Chem 51:7271-5. 2003
    ..activity of the limonoids prieurianin and epoxyprieurianin isolated from Entandrophragma candolei (Harms) (Meliaceae) and their respective acetates was assessed using the gram pod borer, Helicoverpa armigera (Hubner) (Lepidoptera:..
  68. ncbi New coumarins from Cedrelopsis grevei
    Byung H Um
    Laboratoire de Pharmacognosie, UMR CNRS 7081, Faculte de Pharmacie, BP24, 6740 Illkirch Cedex, France
    Fitoterapia 74:638-42. 2003
    ....
  69. ncbi Insect antifeedants from Munronia henryi: structure of munroniamide
    Shu Hua Qi
    State Key Laboratory of Phytochemistry and Plant Resources in West China, Kunming Institute of Botany, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming 650204, Yunnan, People s Republic of China
    J Agric Food Chem 51:6949-52. 2003
    ..The structure of 1 was established using spectroscopic methods. Compound 2 exhibited significant antifeeding activity, and 1 exhibited moderate activity, whereas 3 and 4 showed negative activity against Pieris brassicae L...
  70. ncbi Phragmalin limonoids from the Madagascan Meliaceae Neobeguea leandreana
    Philip H Coombes
    Natural Products Research Group, School of Pure and Applied Chemistry, University of Natal, Durban 4041, South Africa
    J Nat Prod 66:735-8. 2003
    The combined hexane-CH(2)Cl(2) extract of the stembark of the Madagascan Meliaceae Neobeguea leandreana yielded three novel phragmalin limonoids, leandreanins A (1), B (2), and C (3)...
  71. ncbi Trijugin-type limonoids from the leaves of Cipadessa cinerascens
    Ying Tong Di
    State Key Laboratory of Phytochemistry and Plant Resources in West China, Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming 650204, People s Republic of China
    J Nat Prod 70:1352-5. 2007
    ..The ability of compounds 1-5 to inhibit the growth of the A549 and K562 tumor cell lines was evaluated...
  72. ncbi Vasorelaxing properties and bio-guided fractionation of Cedrelopsis grevei
    Olivier Rakotoarison
    Planta Med 69:179-81. 2003
    ....
  73. ncbi Two new triterpenoids from Azadirachta indica and their insecticidal activity
    Bina S Siddiqui
    H E J Research Institute of Chemistry, International Centre for Chemical Sciences, University of Karachi, Pakistan
    J Nat Prod 65:1216-8. 2002
    ..The structures of 1 and 2 were elucidated through spectral and chemical studies. Compounds 1 and 2 showed mortality for fourth instar larvae of the mosquito (Anopheles stephensi), with LC(50) values of 60 and 43 ppm, respectively...
  74. ncbi Degraded limonoids from Melia azedarach and biogenetic implications
    Michele D'Ambrosio
    Laboratorio di Chimica Bioorganica, Universita degli Studi di Trento, Via Sommarive 14, I 38050 Povo Trento, Italy
    Phytochemistry 60:419-24. 2002
    ..Their stereochemisty was elucidated on the basis of spectral data and chemical reactions...
  75. ncbi Cycloartane triterpenoids from Guarea macrophylla
    Joao Henrique G Lago
    Instituto de Quimica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, C P 26077, CEP 05599 970, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Phytochemistry 60:329-32. 2002
    ..The structures were elucidated by interpretation of spectral data, mainly 1H and 13C NMR, including bidimensional analysis (HOMOCOSY, HMQC and HMBC)...
  76. ncbi Cycloartanes, protolimonoids, a pregnane and a new ergostane from Trichilia reticulata
    W W Harding
    Chemistry Department, University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica
    Nat Prod Lett 15:253-60. 2001
    ....
  77. ncbi Aglacins A-D, first representatives of a new class of aryltetralin cyclic ether lignans from Aglaia cordata
    B G Wang
    , , , Geb. 26.23, , Germany
    J Nat Prod 64:1521-6. 2001
    ..In addition, three other derivatives, aglacins B-D (2-4), were isolated and identified by spectral means...
  78. ncbi Feeding deterrent and growth inhibitory properties of limonoids from Khaya senegalensis against the cotton leafworm, Spodoptera littoralis
    Ahmed F El-Aswad
    Pesticide Chemistry Department, Faculty of Agriculture Elshatby, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt
    Pest Manag Sci 60:199-203. 2004
    ..limonoid, khayalactol, have been isolated from the stem bark of Khaya senegalensis (Desr) A Juss (Meliaceae)...
  79. ncbi Two labdane diterpenoids and a seco-tetranortriterpenoid from Turreanthus africanus
    Pierre Tane
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Dschang, P O BOX 67, Dschang, Cameroon
    Phytochemistry 65:3083-7. 2004
    ..Structures elucidation was based on the analysis of spectroscopic data...
  80. ncbi Antiplasmodial triterpenoids from Ekebergia capensis
    Toshihiro Murata
    School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Shizuoka, 52 1, Yada, Suruga ku, Shizuoka 422 8526, Japan
    J Nat Prod 71:167-74. 2008
    ..Compound 27 at a dose of 500 mg/kg showed moderate parasitemia suppression of 52.9% against P. berghei NK 65 in a mouse model...
  81. ncbi Cipadonoid A, a novel limonoid with an unprecedented skeleton, from Cipadessa cinerasecns
    Xin Fang
    State Key Laboratory of Phytochemistry and Plant Resources in West China, Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming 650204, PR China
    Org Lett 10:1905-8. 2008
    ..1 represents a new type of limonoid, characterized by a rearranged tetrahydropyranyl ring B incorporating usually exocyclic C-30. A possible biosynthetic pathway of 1 was also proposed...
  82. ncbi Two new analogues of trijugin-type limonoids from the leaves of Sandoricum koetjape
    Intan Safinar Ismail
    Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama University, Tsushima, Okayama 700 8530, Japan
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 52:1145-7. 2004
    ..which are analogues of the previously reported sandrapins A-C (1-3), were isolated as minor components from the leaves of Sandoricum koetjape (Meliaceae), and their structures were elucidated on the basis of MS and NMR spectral data.
  83. ncbi Walsucochins A and B with an unprecedented skeleton isolated from Walsura cochinchinensis
    Zhi Wang Zhou
    State Key Laboratory of Drug Research, Institute of Materia Medica, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 555 Zuchongzhi Road, Zhangjiang Hi Tech Park, Shanghai 201203, PR China
    Org Lett 10:465-8. 2008
    ..Their structures including absolute configuration were elucidated by spectral methods. A biosynthetic pathway of 1 and 2 was postulated. Both 1 and 2 exhibited significant cell protecting activities against H2O2-induced PC12 cell damage...
  84. ncbi New mosquito larvicidal tetranortriterpenoids from Turraea wakefieldii and Turraea floribunda
    Mary W Ndung'u
    International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology, P O Box 30772, Nairobi, Kenya
    J Agric Food Chem 52:5027-31. 2004
    ..Compounds 1, 2, and 4 had LD50 values of 7.1, 4.0, and 3.6 ppm, respectively, and were more potent than azadirachtin, which had an LD50 value of 57.1 ppm when tested against larvae of A. gambiae...
  85. ncbi Limonoids from Turraea floribunda (Meliaceae)
    Kathryn McFarland
    Natural Products Research Group, School of Chemistry, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban 4041, South Africa
    Phytochemistry 65:2031-7. 2004
    Six novel limonoids and limonoid derivatives, turraflorins D-I along with the known turraflorins A and B have been isolated from seed of the South African Turraea floribunda (Meliaceae).
  86. ncbi 13C NMR spectroscopy of D and B, D-ring seco-limonoids of Meliaceae family
    T Narender
    Medicinal and Process Chemistry Division, Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow 226 001, U P, India
    Nat Prod Res 22:763-800. 2008
    The modified limonoids isolated from the Meliaceae are too complex or obtained in too small quantities to determine their structures by chemical and spectroscopic means, including 1H NMR...
  87. pmc Novel antimalarial compounds isolated in a survey of self-medicative behavior of wild chimpanzees in Uganda
    Sabrina Krief
    Institut de Chimie des Substances Naturelles, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, 91198 Gif sur Yvette, France
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 48:3196-9. 2004
    ..A greater understanding of the role of secondary compounds in the primate diet may be helpful in recovering naturally occurring compounds of medicinal significance for human medicine...
  88. ncbi Chuktabrins A and B, two novel limonoids from the twigs and leaves of Chukrasia tabularis
    Chuan Rui Zhang
    State Key Laboratory of Drug Research, Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 555 Zuchongzhi Road, Zhangjiang Hi Tech Park, Shanghai 201203, People s Republic of China
    Org Lett 10:3183-6. 2008
    ..The structures of 1 and 2 bearing a biosynthetically extended C3 and C2 unit at C-15, respectively, were elucidated on the basis of spectroscopic data, and that of 1 was confirmed by a single-crystal X-ray diffraction...
  89. ncbi Two new limonoids from Munronia henryi
    Hua Ping Zhang
    Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai 201203, PR China
    Nat Prod Res 18:415-9. 2004
    ..1) and munronolide 21-O-beta-D-glucopyranoside (2), were isolated from the whole plant of Munronia henryi (Meliaceae). Their structures have been elucidated on the basis of spectroscopic and chemical methods...
  90. ncbi Beddomeilactone: a new triterpene from Dysoxylum beddomei
    A Hisham
    Department of Chemistry, College of Science, Sultan Qaboos University, P O Box 36, Al Khode 123, Oman
    Nat Prod Res 18:329-34. 2004
    ..The structure and stereochemistry of the new compound were determined on the basis of mass, 1D and 2D NMR spectroscopies including NOE difference and spin-spin decoupling studies...
  91. ncbi Systematic analysis of in vitro photo-cytotoxic activity in extracts from terrestrial plants in Peninsula Malaysia for photodynamic therapy
    Cheng Yi Ong
    Cancer Research Initiatives Foundation CARIF, Subang Jaya Medical Centre, 1, Jalan SS12 1A, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia
    J Photochem Photobiol B 96:216-22. 2009
    ..Apocynaceae, Bignoniaceae, Celastraceae, Chrysobalanaceae, Irvingiaceae, Lauraceae, Lythraceae, Malvaceae, Meliaceae, Moraceae, Myristicaceae, Myrsinaceae, Olacaceae and Sapindaceae...
  92. ncbi Ethnoveterinary practices for the treatment of parasitic diseases in livestock in Cholistan desert (Pakistan)
    Zahid Farooq
    Department of Zoology and Fisheries, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad 38040, Pakistan
    J Ethnopharmacol 118:213-9. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to document the ethnoveterinary medicinal (EVM) practices for the treatment of different parasitic diseases of livestock in Cholistan desert, Pakistan...
  93. ncbi Repellency of live potted plants against Anopheles gambiae from human baits in semi-field experimental huts
    Aklilu Seyoum
    International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology, Nairobi, Kenya
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 67:191-5. 2002
    ..Labiatae), Corymbia citriodora Hook (Myrtaceae), Azadirachta indica A. Juss (Meliaceae), Tagetes minuta L. (Asteraceae), and Hyptis suaveolens Poit. (Lamiaceae) did not significantly repel mosquitoes...
  94. pmc Detection of antimicrobial compounds by bioautography of different extracts of leaves of selected South African tree species
    M M Suleimana
    Phytomedicine Programme, Department of Paraclinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria, Onderstepoort, 0110, South Africa
    Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med 7:64-78. 2010
    ..E. van Wyk (Combretaceae), Commiphora harveyi (Engl.) Engl. (Burseraceae), Khaya anthotheca (Welm.) C.DC (Meliaceae), Kirkia wilmsii Engl. (Kirkiaceae), Loxostylis alata A. Spreng. ex Rchb...
  95. ncbi Evaluation of selected South African plant species for antioxidant, antiplatelet, and cytotoxic activity
    M M Suleiman
    Phytomedicine Programme, Department of Paraclinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria, Onderstepoort, South Africa
    Pharm Biol 48:643-50. 2010
    ..E. van Wyk (Combretaceae), Commiphora harveyi (Engl.) Engl. (Burseraceae), Khaya anthotheca (Welm.) C.DC (Meliaceae), Kirkia wilmsii Engl. (Kirkiaceae), Loxostylis alata A. Spreng. ex Rchb...
  96. pmc Larvicidal activity of neem oil (Azadirachta indica) formulation against mosquitoes
    Virendra K Dua
    National Institute of Malaria Research, Field Unit, Sector III, BHEL, Hardwar, India
    Malar J 8:124. 2009
    ..Insecticides of botanical origin have been reported as useful for control of mosquitoes. Azadirachta indica (Meliaceae) and its derived products have shown a variety of insecticidal properties...
  97. ncbi Compatibility of a Melia azedarach extract with Eriopis connexa (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae)
    M Haramboure
    CEPAVE CCT La Plata CONICET, UNLP, La Plata Bs As, Argentina
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 75:373-8. 2010
    ..During the last 20 years of the 20th century, the plant family Meliaceae was identified as a promising source of compounds with insect-control properties...
  98. ncbi Traditional medicine in north Côte-d'Ivoire: screening of 50 medicinal plants for antibacterial activity
    W M Koné
    Laboratoire de Botanique, UFR Biosciences, Universite de Cocody, Abidjan, Cote d Ivoire
    J Ethnopharmacol 93:43-9. 2004
    ..Euphorbiaceae), Ximenia americana L. (Olacaceae), Khaya senegalensis (Ders.) A. Juss. (Meliaceae), Lannea acida A. Rich. (Anacardiaceae), Cissus populnea Guill. & Perr. (Vitaceae), Keetia hispida (Benth...
  99. ncbi Generalization of a habituated feeding deterrent response to unrelated antifeedants following prolonged exposure in a generalist herbivore, Trichoplusia ni
    Yasmin Akhtar
    Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    J Chem Ecol 30:1349-62. 2004
    ..neonate larvae (< 24-hr old) onto cabbage leaves treated with crude seed extracts of Melia volkensii (Meliaceae) or oil of Origanum vulgare ("oregano") (Lamiaceae) and allowed them to feed until early in the third instar...
  100. ncbi Quantification of seed oil from species with varying oil content using supercritical fluid extraction
    Charlotte E Seal
    Seed Conservation Department, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Wakehurst Place, Ardingly, West Sussex RH176TN, UK
    Phytochem Anal 19:493-8. 2008
    ..Supercritical fluid extraction with carbon dioxide (SFE-CO2) offers a rapid, environmentally friendly alternative to traditional solvent extraction...
  101. ncbi Neem-tree (Azadirachta indica Juss.) extract as a feed additive against the American dog tick (Dermacentor variabilis) in sheep (Ovis aries)
    S Y Landau
    Agricultural Research Organization, The Volcani Center, Department of Natural Resources and Agronomy, P O Box 6, Bet Dagan 50250, Israel
    Vet Parasitol 165:311-7. 2009
    Acaricides can be conveyed to ticks via the blood of their hosts. As fruit and kernel extracts from the Meliaceae family, and, in particular the tetranortriterpenoid azadirachtin (AZA) inhibits tick egg production and embryogenesis in ..