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Podolactones are a class of structural diverse diterpenoid lactones, mainly isolated from the Podocarpus species. Several bioactivities have been disclosed for podolactones, including cytotoxicity and anti-atherosclerosis. In this study, the seeds of P. nagi were isolated by comprehensive...

Author(s)
Feng ZheLing; Zhang Tian; Liu JingXin; Chen XiuPing; Gan LiShe; Ye Yang; Lin LiGen
Publisher
Springer-Japan, Tokyo, Japan
Citation
Journal of Natural Medicines, 2018, 72, 4, pp 882-889
Abstract

We analyzed changes in the physiological indexes of Populus × euramericana varieties 'Purui' and '107' under different degrees of acid rain stresses. The experiment established three different acid rain gradients (CK, moderate stresses, severe stresses). Under severe stresses, the leaf surface of...

Author(s)
Wang LuYi; Feng JinXia; Chen ZhiCheng; Wan XianChong
Publisher
Science Press, Beijing, China
Citation
Plant Science Journal, 2018, 36, 4, pp 586-594
Abstract

To explore the characteristics and evolutionary relationships of the TPS family in Phyllostachys edulis, we identified the TPS genes in P.edulis and analyzed their physicochemical properties, gene structure, evolutionary relationship, protein secondary and tertiary structure, promoter elements, and ...

Author(s)
Qin Zheng; Zheng YongJie; Zhang WenGen; Zhang Long; Li ZuYao; Yang GuangYao
Publisher
Science Press, Beijing, China
Citation
Plant Science Journal, 2018, 36, 4, pp 575-585
Abstract

The soil seed bank and seedlings of Berberis atrocarpa Schneid. from three wild populations (Huocheng, Xinyuan and Tekesi) within the Western Tianshan Wild Fruit Forest were surveyed. We collected 54 soil samples, which were taken back to the laboratory to collect B. atrocarpa seeds. Results showed ...

Author(s)
Li LinYu; Fang ZiYan; Aikebaier Maola; Zhou Long; Lu Biao
Publisher
Science Press, Beijing, China
Citation
Plant Science Journal, 2018, 36, 4, pp 534-540
Abstract

As a third-class nationally protected plant, Acer miaotaiense Tsoong is a rare and endangered species in the Qinling Mountains of China, with important economic and ornamental value. Through investigation of the wild resources of the main distribution area of Acer miaotaiense, we studied the age...

Author(s)
Li Xiang; Hou Lu; Li ShuangXi; Li YingYue
Publisher
Science Press, Beijing, China
Citation
Plant Science Journal, 2018, 36, 4, pp 524-533
Abstract

To study the relationship between the external morphology of flower buds and flower bud differentiation, we used paraffin sectioning and morphological observation to observe changes in Dendrobenthamia hongkongensis (Hemsl.) Hutch. flower buds during differentiation. Results showed that the flower...

Author(s)
Chen MengQian; Fan LiJie; Wang XiaoDe
Publisher
Science Press, Beijing, China
Citation
Plant Science Journal, 2018, 36, 4, pp 501-507
Abstract

Root bark extract of Terminalia avicennioides was obtained by cool maceration with 750 ml n-hexane, chloroform, ethyl acetate and methanol, independently for 48 h using soxhlet extractor. ATCC 33591 standard strains of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) was used. Strain resistance...

Author(s)
Ugochukwu, A. E.; John, D. E.; Amin, A. F.; Chidi, E.; Nwobodo, N. N.; Ogbonna, O. R.; Peter, O. I.; Nnamdi, E. I.
Publisher
Academic Journals, Lagos, Nigeria
Citation
African Journal of Biochemistry Research, 2018, 12, 5, pp 45-54
Abstract

Background: Phylogenetic relationships among Eastern Hemisphere cypresses, Western Hemisphere cypresses, junipers, and their closest relatives are controversial, and generic delimitations have been in flux for the past decade. To address relationships and attempt to produce a more robust...

Author(s)
Zhu AnDan; Fan WeiShu; Adams, R. P.; Mower, J. P.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Evolutionary Biology, 2018, 18, 137, pp (10 September 2018)
Abstract

Background: The plane leaf miner, Phyllonorycter platani is a widely distributed insect species on plane trees and has a well-documented colonisation history in Europe over the last century. However, phylogeographic data of the species are lacking. Results: We analysed 284 individuals from 38...

Author(s)
Tóth, V.; Lakatos, F.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Evolutionary Biology, 2018, 18, 135, pp (6 September 2018)
Abstract

Background: While the communities constituted by phytophageous insects and their parasites may represent half of all terrestrial animal species, understanding their diversification remains a major challenge. A neglected idea is that geographic phenotypic variation in a host plant may lead to...

Author(s)
Yu Hui; Liang Dan; Tian EnWei; Zheng LinNa; Kjellberg, F.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Evolutionary Biology, 2018, 18, 134, pp (4 September 2018)

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