These include hydrogen-peroxide-mediated cell wall linkages, chitinase, [beta]-1,3-glucanase and thaumatin proteins, phytoalexin
accumulation and detoxification and glutathione S-transferase (Cho et al.
Resveratrol, found in many foods such as grape, is a phytoalexin
with antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and anti cancer properties (Bai et al.
Effect of glyceollin, a soybean phytoalexin
, onfeeding by three phytophagous beetles (Coleoptera: Coccinelidae and Chrysomelidae): dose versus response.
The Phytopathogenic fungus Alternaria brassicicola: Phytotoxin production and phytoalexin
The antifungal action of plant defensin could be linked with synthesis of phytoalexin
and lignin due to induction of systemic resistance in plants.
Resveratrol (trans-3,5,4'-trihydroxystilbene), a polyphenolic phytoalexin
synthesized in nearly 70 plant species, is found to be particularly abundant in Vitis vinifera (grape vine) and its derivatives (e.
Siemann EH, Creasy LL (1992) Concentration of the Phytoalexin
Resveratrol in Wine.
leia-se: "This gap can be explained by the lack either elicitors, biotic or abiotic, as specific genes that regulates the expression/activation of components of the metabolic pathways necessary for obtaining the phytoalexin
2003) observed that some herbicides influence the diseases severity, inducing or inhibitting the phytoalexin
Resveratrol, a polyphenol phytoalexin
, protects against doxorubicin-induced cardiotoxicity.
Resveratrol (a phytoalexin
synthesized by some plants) and epicatechin (a green tea extract) are considered new treatment modalities for ROP.
Cancer chemopreventive activity of brassinin, a phytoalexin