sesquiterpene

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sesquiterpene

(ˌsɛskwɪˈtɜːpiːn)
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(Elements & Compounds) any of certain terpenes whose molecules contain one and a half times as many atoms as a normal terpene. Formula: C15H24
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Quantification by HPLC indicated that the content of sesquiterpene lactones in the plant material varied from 0.
cruzi by two natural sesquiterpene lactones (STLs), dehydroleucodine (DhL) and helenalin (Hln) as compared with the two conventional drugs, Bz and Nx.
Sesquiterpene lactones isolated from Sausseria costus have been shown to inhibit the growth of T.
Cysteine 38 in p65/NF-kappa B plays a crucial role in DNA binding inhibition by sesquiterpene lactones.
Extracts only from the asteraceae of sesquiterpene lactones contains more than 3000 structures (Schmidt 2006).
Sesquiterpene lactones are a large group of molecules with several biological activities and uses for humans, including antiin-flammatory, anticancer, antimicrobial, and antiprotozoal (Tiuman et at.
Six sesquiterpene lactones (SLs) of the goyazensolide and isogoyazensolide-type isolated from the Argentine herb Centratherum punctatum were evaluated on their ability to inhibit virulence factors of Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 27853.
A] receptors Sesquiterpene lactones Atractylenolide Voltage clamp Positive allosteric modulation
millefolium extract used in the present study is rich in phenolic constituents and does not almost contain sesquiterpene lactones.
Plants belonging to the genus Tanacetum are reputed to have excellent medicinal value, and several sesquiterpenoids and sesquiterpene lactones, which are typical constituents of these plants, have been isolated from Tanacetum species (Tiuman et al.
The genus is known for the production of various types of sesquiterpene lactones, including artemisinin which is the best known antimalarial compound from A.
A prenylated coumarin (diversin, 1) together with four new sesquiterpene lactones (diversolides A, D, F and G, 2-5) isolated from the roots of Ferula diversivittata were studied for their possible inhibitory effects on Epstein-Barr virus early antigen (EBV-EA) activation induced by 12-O-tetradecanoylphorboI-13-acetate (TPA).