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International Parasitic Plant Society

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Most Recent 'Parasitic Plant' Publications in Scopus

  1. Phenolics from the Bolivian highlands food plant Ombrophytum subterraneum (Aspl.) B. Hansen (Balanophoraceae): Antioxidant and α-glucosidase inhibitory activity
    Nina, N. & Theoduloz, C. & Giménez, A. & Schmeda-Hirschmann, G. in "Food Research International"
    Sunday 18 October 2020 20:55
  2. Genetic diversity and inter-trait relationships among maize inbreds containing genes from zea diploperennis and Hybrid Performance under Contrasting Environments
    Akaogu, I.C. & Badu-Apraku, B. & Gracen, V. & Tongoona, P. & Gedil, M. & Unachukwu, N. & Offei, S.K. & Dzidzienyo, D.K. & Hearne, S. & Garcia-Oliveira, A.L. in "Agronomy"
    Monday 19 October 2020 11:58
  3. Phenylethaniod glycosides from Orobanche pycnostachya Hance and their chemotaxonomic significance
    Wang, X. & Li, C. & Jiang, L. & Huang, H. & Li, M. in "Biochemical Systematics and Ecology"
    Saturday 17 October 2020 10:59
  4. Epigenetic mechanisms of plant adaptation to biotic and abiotic stresses
    Ashapkin, V.V. & Kutueva, L.I. & Aleksandrushkina, N.I. & Vanyushin, B.F. in "International Journal of Molecular Sciences"
    Friday 16 October 2020 05:56
  5. Microscopic Investigations and Pharmacognosy of Striga orobanchioides Benth
    Vikhe, S. & Kunkulol, R. in "Pharmacognosy Journal"
    Friday 16 October 2020 05:56
  6. Anti-influenza virus activity and chemical components from the parasitic plant cuscuta japonica choisy on dimocarpus longans lour
    Cheng, J.-C. & Liaw, C.-C. & Lin, M.-K. & Chen, C.-J. & Chao, C.-L. & Chao, C.-H. & Kuo, Y.-H. & Chiu, Y.-P. & Peng, Y.-S. & Huang, H.-C. in "Molecules"
    Wednesday 14 October 2020 05:01
  7. Introgression Breeding in Cowpea [Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp.]
    Boukar, O. & Abberton, M. & Oyatomi, O. & Togola, A. & Tripathi, L. & Fatokun, C. in "Frontiers in Plant Science"
    Saturday 10 October 2020 00:03
  8. Globrauneine A–F: six new triterpenoid esters from the leaves of Globimetula braunii
    Muhammad, K.J. & Jamil, S. & Basar, N. & Sarker, S.D. & Mohammed, M.G. in "Natural Product Research"
    Thursday 08 October 2020 10:12
  9. Exploration of resistance to Phelipanche aegyptiaca in tomato
    Bai, J. & Wei, Q. & Shu, J. & Gan, Z. & Li, B. & Yan, D. & Huang, Z. & Guo, Y. & Wang, X. & Zhang, L. & Cui, Y. & Lu, X. & Lu, J. & Pan, C. & Hu, J. & Du, Y. & Liu, L. & Li, J. in "Pest Management Science"
    Thursday 08 October 2020 10:12
  10. Infestation of field dodder (Cuscuta campestris yunck.) promotes changes in host dry weight and essential oil production in two aromatic plants, peppermint and chamomile
    Sarić-Krsmanović, M. & Dragumilo, A. & Umiljendić, J.G. & Radivojević, L. & Šantrić, L. & Ðurović-Pejčev, R. in "Plants"
    Tuesday 06 October 2020 07:56
  11. Efficacy of mushroom metabolites (Pleurotus ostreatus) as a natural product for the suppression of broomrape growth (orobanche crenata forsk) in faba bean plants
    Elsakhawy, T. & Alkahtani, M.D.F. & Sharshar, A.A.H. & Attia, K.A. & Hafez, Y.M. & Abdelaal, K.A.A. in "Plants"
    Sunday 04 October 2020 05:58
  12. Fatty acid composition in seeds of holoparasitic Orobanchaceae from the Caucasus region: Relation to species, climatic conditions and nutritional value
    Ruraż, K. & Piwowarczyk, R. & Gajdoš, P. & Krasylenko, Y. & Čertík, M. in "Phytochemistry"
    Sunday 04 October 2020 05:58
  13. Cuscuta australis (dodder) parasite eavesdrops on the host plants’ FT signals to flower
    Shen, G. & Liu, N. & Zhang, J. & Xu, Y. & Baldwin, I.T. & Wu, J. in "Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America"
    Saturday 26 September 2020 04:56
  14. Identification of QTLs for grain yield and other traits in tropical maize under Striga infestation
    Badu-Apraku, B. & Adewale, S. & Angelot Paterne, A. & Gedil, M. & Toyinbo, J. & Asiedu, R. in "PLoS ONE"
    Saturday 26 September 2020 04:56
  15. Mapping the drivers of parasitic weed abundance at a national scale: a new approach applied to Striga asiatica in the mid-west of Madagascar
    Scott, D. & Scholes, J.D. & Randrianjafizanaka, M.T. & Randriamampianina, J.A. & Autfray, P. & Freckleton, R.P. in "Weed Research"
    Friday 25 September 2020 03:17
  16. Effectiveness of yellow maize testers with varying resistance reactions to striga hermonthica for evaluating the combining ability of maize inbred lines
    Zebire, D. & Menkir, A. & Adetimirin, V. & Mengesha, W. & Meseka, S. & Gedil, M. in "Agronomy"
    Thursday 24 September 2020 01:56
  17. Adaptation of grass pea (lathyrus sativus) to mediterranean environments
    Rubiales, D. & Emeran, A.A. & Flores, F. in "Agronomy"
    Thursday 24 September 2020 01:56
  18. Management of infection by parasitic weeds: A review
    Fernández-Aparicio, M. & Delavault, P. & Timko, M.P. in "Plants"
    Saturday 19 September 2020 21:02
  19. Synthesis of Active Strigolactone Analogues Based on Eudesmane- and Guaiane-Type Sesquiterpene Lactones
    Zorrilla, J.G. & Cala, A. & Rial, C. & R Mejías, F.J. & Molinillo, J.M.G. & Varela, R.M. & Macías, F.A. in "Journal of agricultural and food chemistry"
    Friday 18 September 2020 20:58
  20. Identification of Arceuthobium globosum using unmanned aerial vehicle images in a high mountain forest of central Mexico
    León-Bañuelos, L.A. & Endara-Agramont, A.R. & Gómez-Demetrio, W. & Martínez-García, C.G. & Gabino Nava-Bernal, E. in "Journal of Forestry Research"
    Thursday 10 September 2020 10:59

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