Australian New Crops Info 2014
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Tithonia diversifolia

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Tithonia diversifolia

 

This species has also been known as:

Tithonia diversifolia subsp. diversifolia, Tithonia diversifolia var. diversifolia, Tithonia diversifolia var. glabriuscula

 

Common names:

Tree Marigold

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Tithonia diversifolia: 396]

 

 

Popularity of Tithonia diversifolia over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Tithonia diversifolia (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Tithonia diversifolia as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 2970]

 

13C (2), Tithonia diversifolia (104), soil fertility (35), Internet resource (34), Kenya (29), Zea mays (29), phosphorus (26), Medicinal plants (25), green manures (22), leaves (21), corn (20), nitrogen (19), nutrient availability (18), grain yield (14), Plant extracts (13), agroforestry (12), Allelopathy (12), Anti-inflammatory (12), Calliandra calothyrsus (12), traditional medicine (12), chemical constituents <ARROW of plants (11), soil organic matter (11), Asteraceae (10), biomass (10), fallow (10), field experimentation (10), mineral fertilizers (10), mineralization (10), Natural products (10), nutrient uptake (10), Sesquiterpene lactones (10), triple superphosphate (10), Crotalaria (9), degradation (9), soil amendments (9), application rate (8), crop yield (8), Endophytic fungi (8), Nigeria (8), organic fertilizers (8), phosphorus fertilizers (8), tagitinin C (8), Cytotoxicity (7), ethnobotany (7), fertilizer application (7), mulching (7), Phaseolus vulgaris (7), rock phosphate (7), Sesbania sesban (7), Supercritical fluid extraction (7), tephrosia vogelii (7), urea (7), Analgesic (6), animal manures (6), carbon (6), Gliricidia sepium (6), improved fallow (6), Indigofera (6), Leucaena leucocephala (6), lignin (6), maize (6), Malaria (6), medicinal properties (6), nitrogen content (6), organic matter (6), Plasmodium falciparum (6), potassium (6), roots (6), soil water (6), Toxicity (6), Uganda (6), Africa (5), AntimalarDOWN>ial (5), chemical structure (5), Colombia (5), Compositae (5), Costunolide (5), cover crops (5), cropping systems (5), fertilizer rates (5), nutrient content (5), Organic resource quality (5), phenolics (5), plant litter (5), plant nutrition (5), Polyphenols (5), profitability (5), Rwanda (5), Senna spectabilis (5), soil pH (5), soil quality (5), Soil texture (5), Sri Lanka (5), stems (5), Sub-Saharan Africa (5), Tanzania (5), terpenes (5), yields (5), acid soils (4), Aggregation (4), aluminum (4), Anti-bacterial (4), Antimicrobial activity (4)…..

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]

 

green manure (19.45), allelopathy (16.21), companion plant (15.37), medicinal (6.83), hemiparasite (4.63), fruit (4.49), timber (4.05), charcoal (3.86), cereal (2.84), pesticide (2.15)…..

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

References (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Tithonia diversifolia: 396; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Aschenbrenner A-K, Horakh S and Spring O (2013) Linear glandular trichomes of Helianthus (Asteraceae): morphology, localization, metabolite activity and occurrence. AoB Plants 5, plt028-.

http://aobpla.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/5/0/plt028

 

Broom DM, Galindo FA and Murgueitio E (2013) Sustainable, efficient livestock production with high biodiversity and good welfare for animals. Proc R Soc B 280, 20132025-.

http://rspb.royalsocietypublishing.org/cgi/content/abstract/280/1771/20132025

 

(2012) Graphical contents list. Bioorganic &amp; Medicinal Chemistry Letters 22, 2643-2663.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0960894X12004179

 

(2012) Subject Index. Helvetica Chimica Acta 95, 2715-2762.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hlca.201290014

 

(2012) Contents: HCA 7/2012. Helvetica Chimica Acta 95, n/a-n/a.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hlca.201290008

 

(2012) Author Index. Helvetica Chimica Acta 95, 2695-2714.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hlca.201290013

 

Adebayo J, Santana A and Krettli A (2012) Evaluation of the antiplasmodial and cytotoxicity potentials of husk fiber extracts from Cocos nucifera, a medicinal plant used in Nigeria to treat human malaria. Human and Experimental Toxicology 31, 244-249.

http://het.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/31/3/244

 

Aloni MN, Nsibu CN, Meeko-Mimaniye M, Ekulu PM and Bodi JM (2012) Acute renal failure in Congolese children: a tertiary institution experience. Acta Paediatrica 101, e514-e518.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1651-2227.2012.02827.x

 

Al-Sou’od K (2012) Adsorption Isotherm Studies of Chromium (VI) from Aqueous Solutions Using Jordanian Pottery Materials. APCBEE Procedia 1, 116-125.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2212670812000218

 

Bayala J, Sileshi GW, Coe R, Kalinganire A, Tchoundjeu Z, Sinclair F and Garrity D (2012) Cereal yield response to conservation agriculture practices in drylands of West Africa: A quantitative synthesis. Journal of Arid Environments 78, 13-25.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196311003120

 

Below TB, Mutabazi KD, Kirschke D, Franke C, Sieber S, Siebert R and Tscherning K (2012) Can farmers’ adaptation to climate change be explained by socio-economic household-level variables? Global Environmental Change 22, 223-235.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959378011001993

 

Bouabidi A, Talbi M, Bourichi H, Bouklouze A, El Karbane M, Boulanger B, Brik Y, Hubert P and Rozet E (2012) Flexibility and applicability of β-expectation tolerance interval approach to assess the fitness of purpose of pharmaceutical analytical methods. Drug Testing and Analysis, n/a-n/a.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/dta.1345

 

Delgado D, Galindo J, Gonzalez R, Gonzalez N, Scull I, Dihigo L, Cairo J, Aldama A and Moreira O (2012) Feeding of tropical trees and shrub foliages as a strategy to reduce ruminal methanogenesis: studies conducted in Cuba. Trop Anim Health Prod 44, 1097-104.

 

Dong L, Huang C, Huang L, Li X and Zuo Y (2012) Screening plants resistant against Meloidogyne incognita and integrated management of plant resources for nematode control. Crop Protection 33, 34-39.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0261219411003681

 

Egodawatta WCP, Sangakkara UR and Stamp P (2012) Impact of green manure and mineral fertilizer inputs on soil organic matter and crop productivity in a sloping landscape of Sri Lanka. Field Crops Research 129, 21-27.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378429012000226

 

Essafi-Benkhadir K, Refai A, Riahi I, Fattouch S, Karoui H and Essafi M (2012) Quince (Cydonia oblonga Miller) peel polyphenols modulate LPS-induced inflammation in human THP-1-derived macrophages through NF-κB, p38MAPK and Akt inhibition. Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 418, 180-185.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0006291X12000137

 

Evidente A, Cimmino A and Andolfi A (2012) The Effect of Stereochemistry on the Biological Activity of Natural Phytotoxins, Fungicides, Insecticides and Herbicides. Chirality, n/a-n/a.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/chir.22124

 

Hilário VC, Carrão DB, Barth T, Borges KB, Furtado NAJC, Pupo MT and de Oliveira ARM (2012) Assessment of the stereoselective fungal biotransformation of albendazole and its analysis by HPLC in polar organic mode. Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis 61, 100-107.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0731708511007199

 

Jeeva S and Antonisamy JM (2012) Anti–bacterial and phytochemical studies on methanolic extracts of Begonia floccifera Bedd. flower. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, S151-S154.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169112601476

 

Liao M, Tsai Y, Yang C, Juang C, Lee M, Chang L and Wen H (2012) Anti-human hepatoma Hep-G2 proliferative, apoptotic, and antimutagenic activity of tagitinin C from Tithonia diversifolia leaves. J Nat Med.

 

Lin H (2012) Sesquiterpene lactones from Tithonia diversifolia act as peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor agonists. Bioorg Med Chem Lett 22, 2954-8.

 

Lin H-R (2012) Sesquiterpene lactones from Tithonia diversifolia act as peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor agonists. Bioorganic &amp; Medicinal Chemistry Letters 22, 2954-2958.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0960894X12002351

 

Ogendo JO, Deng AL, Birech RJ and Bett PK (2012) Plant-Based Products as Control Agents of Stored-Product Insect Pests in the Tropics. In 'Progress in Food Preservation' (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 581-601. (Wiley-Blackwell). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781119962045.ch27

 

Rocha B, Pupo M, Antonucci G, Sampaio S, de Melo Alves Pai... R, Said S, Gobbo-Neto L and Da Costa F (2012) Microbial transformation of the sesquiterpene lactone tagitinin C by the fungus Aspergillus terreus. J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol 39, 1719-24.

 

Saad MMG, Abdelgaleil SAM and Suganuma T (2012) Herbicidal potential of pseudoguaninolide sesquiterpenes on wild oat, Avena fatua L. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 44, 333-337.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0305197812001160

 

Saslis-Lagoudakis CH, Savolainen V, Williamson EM, Forest F, Wagstaff SJ, Baral SR, Watson MF, Pendry CA and Hawkins JA (2012) Phylogenies reveal predictive power of traditional medicine in bioprospecting. PNAS 109, 15835-15840.

http://www.pnas.org/cgi/content/abstract/109/39/15835

 

Schulz H and Glaser B (2012) Effects of biochar compared to organic and inorganic fertilizers on soil quality and plant growth in a greenhouse experiment. Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science 175, 410-422.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jpln.201100143

 

Shivali G, Praful L and Vijay G (2012) A Validated Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy Method for Quantification of Total Lactones in Inula racemosa and Andrographis paniculata. Phytochemical Analysis 23, 171-176.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pca.1339

 

Stone CM, Jackson BT and Foster WA (2012) Effects of Plant-Community Composition on the Vectorial Capacity and Fitness of the Malaria Mosquito Anopheles gambiae. Am J Trop Med Hyg 87, 727-736.

http://www.ajtmh.org/cgi/content/abstract/87/4/727

 

Sun P, Huo J, et al. (2012) Structural and Stereochemical Studies of Hydroxyanthraquinone Derivatives from the Endophytic Fungus Coniothyrium sp. Chirality, n/a-n/a.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/chir.22128

 

Taylor P, Arsenak M, et al. (2012) Screening of Venezuelan medicinal plant extracts for cytostatic and cytotoxic activity against tumor cell lines. Phytotherapy Research, n/a-n/a.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ptr.4752

 

Ukeh DA, Umoetok SBA, Bowman AS, Jennifer Mordue A, Pickett JA and Birkett MA (2012) Alligator pepper, Aframomum melegueta, and ginger, Zingiber officinale, reduce stored maize infestation by the maize weevil, Sitophilus zeamais in traditional African granaries. Crop Protection 32, 99-103.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0261219411003413

 

Wambui CC, Ando S, Abdulrazak SA, Osuga IM and Ichinohe T (2012) In vitro assessment of ruminal fermentation characteristics of tropical browse mixtures supplemented with yeast. Grassland Science 58, 53-57.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1744-697X.2011.00236.x

 

Wanzala W, Takken W, Mukabana WR, Pala AO and Hassanali A (2012) Ethnoknowledge of Bukusu community on livestock tick prevention and control in Bungoma district, western Kenya. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 140, 298-324.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874112000347

 

Warikoo R, Ray A, Sandhu JK, Samal R, Wahab N and Kumar S (2012) Larvicidal and irritant activities of hexane leaf extracts of Citrus sinensis against dengue vector Aedes aegypti L. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 2, 152-155.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169111602116

 

Zhao G, Li X, Chen W, Xi Z and Sun L (2012) Three new sesquiterpenes from Tithonia diversifolia and their anti-hyperglycemic activity. Fitoterapia 83, 1590-7.

 

Zhao G-J, Xi Z-X, Chen W-S, Li X, Sun L and Sun L-N (2012) Chemical constituents from Tithonia diversifolia and their chemotaxonomic significance. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 44, 250-254.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0305197812001317

 

Zhao G-J, Xi Z-X, Chen W-S, Li X, Wang Y and Sun L-N (2012) Two New Cerebrosides from the Aerial Parts of Tithonia diversifolia. Helvetica Chimica Acta 95, 1169-1174.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hlca.201100522

 

(2011) Graphical Abstract Contents List. Fitoterapia 82, e1-e10.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0367326X11000517

 

Abdelwahab SI, Mohan S, Abdulla MA, Sukari MA, Abdul AB, Taha MME, Syam S, Ahmad S and Lee K-H (2011) The methanolic extract of Boesenbergia rotunda (L.) Mansf. and its major compound pinostrobin induces anti-ulcerogenic property in vivo: Possible involvement of indirect antioxidant action. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 137, 963-970.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111004855

 

Adebayo JO and Krettli AU (2011) Potential antimalarials from Nigerian plants: A review. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 133, 289-302.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110008093

 

Alonso-Castro AJ, Villarreal ML, Salazar-Olivo LA, Gomez-Sanchez M, Dominguez F and Garcia-Carranca A (2011) Mexican medicinal plants used for cancer treatment: Pharmacological, phytochemical and ethnobotanical studies. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 133, 945-972.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110008408

 

Beverly CD and Sudarsanam G (2011) Ethnomedicinal plant knowledge and practice of people of Javadhu hills in Tamilnadu. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 1, 79-81.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2221169111601299

 

Bigirimana J, Bogaert J, De Canniere C, Lejoly J and Parmentier I (2011) Alien plant species dominate the vegetation in a city of Sub-Saharan Africa. Landscape and Urban Planning 100, 251-267.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0169204611000211

 

Carvalho DDC, Alves E, Barbosa Camargos R, Ferreira Oliveira D, Soares Scolforo JR, de Carvalho DA and Sâmia Batista TR (2011) Plant extracts to control Alternaria alternata in Murcott tangor fruits. Revista Iberoamericana de Micología 28, 173-178.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1130140611000593

 

Chagas-Paula D, Oliveira R, da Silva V, Gobbo-Neto L, Gasparoto T, Campanelli A, Faccioli L and Da Costa F (2011) Chlorogenic acids from Tithonia diversifolia demonstrate better anti-inflammatory effect than indomethacin and its sesquiterpene lactones. J Ethnopharmacol 136, 355-62.

 

Chagas-Paula DA, Oliveira RBd, da Silva VC, Gobbo-Neto L, Gasparoto TH, Campanelli AP, Faccioli LH and Da Costa FB (2011) Chlorogenic acids from Tithonia diversifolia demonstrate better anti-inflammatory effect than indomethacin and its sesquiterpene lactones. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 136, 355-362.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111003217

 

Chivenge P, Vanlauwe B, Gentile R and Six J (2011) Organic resource quality influences short-term aggregate dynamics and soil organic carbon and nitrogen accumulation. Soil Biology and Biochemistry 43, 657-666.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S003807171000458X

 

Chivenge P, Vanlauwe B, Gentile R and Six J (2011) Comparison of organic versus mineral resource effects on short-term aggregate carbon and nitrogen dynamics in a sandy soil versus a fine textured soil. Agriculture, Ecosystems &amp; Environment 140, 361-371.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167880910003191

 

Cui J-l, Guo S-x, Dong H and Xiao P (2011) Endophytic Fungi from Dragon's Blood Specimens: Isolation, Identification, Phylogenetic Diversity and Bioactivity. Phytotherapy Research 25, 1189-1195.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ptr.3361

 

de Oliveira RB, de Paula DAC, Rocha BA, Franco JJ, Gobbo-Neto L, Uyemura SA, dos Santos WF and Da Costa FB (2011) Renal toxicity caused by oral use of medicinal plants: The yacon example. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 133, 434-441.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110007105

 

Gentile R, Vanlauwe B and Six J (2011) Litter quality impacts short- but not long-term soil carbon dynamics in soil aggregate fractions. Ecol Appl 21, 695-703.

 

Guo F, Huang C, Liao X, Wang Y, He Y, Feng R, Li Y and Sun C (2011) Beneficial effects of mangiferin on hyperlipidemia in high-fat-fed hamsters. Molecular Nutrition & Food Research 55, 1809-1818.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mnfr.201100392

 

Hu F, Feng S, Wu Y, Bi Y, Wang C and Li W (2011) Quantitative analysis of costunolide and dehydrocostuslactone in rat plasma by ultraperformance liquid chromatography–electrospray ionization–mass spectrometry. Biomedical Chromatography 25, 547-554.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bmc.1482

 

Huang H (2011) Plant diversity and conservation in China: planning a strategic bioresource for a sustainable future. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 166, 282-300.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1095-8339.2011.01157.x

 

Jimoh AO, Chika A, Umar MT, Adebisi I and Abdullahi N (2011) Analgesic effects and anti-inflammatory properties of the crude methanolic extract of Schwenckia americana Linn (Solanaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology 137, 543-546.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111004314

 

Kooke R and Keurentjes JJB (2011) Multi-dimensional regulation of metabolic networks shaping plant development and performance. J. Exp. Bot., err373.

http://jxb.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/err373v1

 

Lee M, Liao M, Tsai Y, Chiu K and Wen H (2011) Identification and anti-human glioblastoma activity of tagitinin C from Tithonia diversifolia methanolic extract. J Agric Food Chem 59, 2347-55.

 

Liao M, Lin W, Wen H and Pu H (2011) Tithonia diversifolia and its main active component tagitinin C induce survivin inhibition and G2/M arrest in human malignant glioblastoma cells. Fitoterapia 82, 331-41.

 

Liao M-H, Lin W-C, Wen H-C and Pu H-F (2011) Tithonia diversifolia and its main active component tagitinin C induce survivin inhibition and G2/M arrest in human malignant glioblastoma cells. Fitoterapia 82, 331-341.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0367326X10002820

 

Lisouza FA, Owuor OP and Lalah JO (2011) Variation in indoor levels of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons from burning various biomass types in the traditional grass-roofed households in Western Kenya. Environmental Pollution 159, 1810-1815.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0269749111001886

 

Murgueitio E, Calle Z, Uribe F, Calle A and Solorio B (2011) Native trees and shrubs for the productive rehabilitation of tropical cattle ranching lands. Forest Ecology and Management 261, 1654-1663.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378112710005591

 

Nagata JM, Jew AR, Kimeu JM, Salmen CR, Bukusi EA and Cohen CR (2011) Medical pluralism on Mfangano Island: Use of medicinal plants among persons living with HIV/AIDS in Suba District, Kenya. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 135, 501-509.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111002029

 

Ngome AF, Becker M, Mtei KM and Mussgnug F (2011) Fertility management for maize cultivation in some soils of Western Kenya. Soil and Tillage Research 117, 69-75.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167198711001449

 

Pupo Blanco YG, Kalombo Bicayi D, Herrera Isla L, Malheiros de Mendonca DI and Vargas Batis B (2011) Efecto de extractos vegetales en el crecimiento y germinación de esporas de Alternaria solani (E. &amp; M.) J. &amp; G. en condiciones in vitro. Revista Iberoamericana de Micología 28, 60.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1130140610001099

 

Ramadan MM, Murai KT and Johnson T (2011) Host range of Secusio extensa (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae), and potential for biological control of Senecio madagascariensis (Asteraceae). Journal of Applied Entomology 135, 269-284.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1439-0418.2010.01536.x

 

Rozet E, Rudaz S, Marini RD, Ziémons E, Boulanger B and Hubert P (2011) Models to estimate overall analytical measurements uncertainty: Assumptions, comparisons and applications. Analytica Chimica Acta 702, 160-171.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0003267011009135

 

Sanchez-Mendoza M, Reyes-Ramirez A, Cruz Antonio L, Martinez Jimenez L, Rodriguez-Silveri... J and Arrieta J (2011) Bioassay-guided isolation of an anti-ulcer compound, tagitinin C, from Tithonia diversifolia: role of nitric oxide, prostaglandins and sulfhydryls. Molecules 16, 665-74.

 

Schmidt A, Li C, Shi F, Jones AD and Pichersky E (2011) Polymethylated Myricetin in Trichomes of the Wild Tomato Species Solanum habrochaites and Characterization of Trichome-Specific 3'/5'- and 7/4'-Myricetin O-Methyltransferases. Plant Physiology 155, 1999-2009.

http://www.plantphysiol.org/cgi/content/abstract/155/4/1999

 

Stangeland T, Alele P, Katuura E and Lye K (2011) Plants used to treat malaria in Nyakayojo sub-county, western Uganda. J Ethnopharmacol 137, 154-66.

 

Stangeland T, Alele PE, Katuura E and Lye KA (2011) Plants used to treat malaria in Nyakayojo sub-county, western Uganda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 137, 154-166.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111003187

 

Sultana R and Kobayashi K (2011) Potential of barnyard grass to remediate arsenic-contaminated soil. Weed Biology and Management 11, 12-17.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1445-6664.2011.00400.x

 

Verchot LV, Dutaur L, Shepherd KD and Albrecht A (2011) Organic matter stabilization in soil aggregates: Understanding the biogeochemical mechanisms that determine the fate of carbon inputs in soils. Geoderma 161, 182-193.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0016706110003964

 

Wambugu SN, Mathiu PM, Gakuya DW, Kanui TI, Kabasa JD and Kiama SG (2011) Medicinal plants used in the management of chronic joint pains in Machakos and Makueni counties, Kenya. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 137, 945-955.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111004661

 

Wang Q, Liu Y, Cui J, Du J, Chen G and Liu H (2011) Optimization of ultrasonic-assisted extraction for herbicidal activity of chicory root extracts. Industrial Crops and Products 34, 1429-1438.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0926669011001336

 

Yang Y-I, Kim J-H, Lee K-T and Choi J-H (2011) Costunolide induces apoptosis in platinum-resistant human ovarian cancer cells by generating reactive oxygen species. Gynecologic Oncology 123, 588-596.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0090825811007165

 

Zhang C-X, Dai Z-R and Cai Q-X (2011) Anti-inflammatory and anti-nociceptive activities of Sipunculus nudus L. extract. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 137, 1177-1182.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874111005150

 

Andrade Pinto JM, Souza EA and Oliveira DF (2010) Use of plant extracts in the control of common bean anthracnose. Crop Protection 29, 838-842.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S026121941000061X

 

Barth T, Pupo MT, Borges KB, Okano LT and Bonato PS (2010) Stereoselective determination of midodrine and desglymidodrine in culture medium: Application to a biotransformation study employing endophytic fungi. ELECTROPHORESIS 31, 1521-1528.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/elps.200900685

 

Bekunda M, Sanginga N and Woomer PL (2010) Chapter Four - Restoring Soil Fertility in Sub-Sahara Africa. In 'Advances in Agronomy' (Ed.^(Eds Donald LS) pp. 183-236. (Academic Press). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0065211310080041

 

Dong SK, Yang ZF, Cui BS, Liu SL, Liu J, Hu B, Zhai HJ, Ding ZK and Wei GL (2010) Impacts of environmental factors and human disturbance on composition of roadside vegetation in Xishuangbanna National Nature Reserve of Southwest China. Procedia Environmental Sciences 2, 1213-1219.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1878029610001659

 

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