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N u m b e r  1 / 2
Original Communications
Pyrazolopyranopyrimidines as a Class of Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Key words: Pyrazolopyranopyrimidines, Acyclonucleosides, Anti-Inflammatory Activity
M. E. A. Zaki, H. A.Soliman, O. A. Hiekal, and A. E. Rashad
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Seasonal Variation and Analgesic Properties of Different Parts from Curcuma zedoaria Roscoe (Zingiberaceae) Grown in Brazil
Key words: Curcuma zedoaria, Curcumenol, Dihydrocurdione
C. R. Pamplona, M. M. d. Souza, M. d. S. Machado, V. C. Filho, D. Navarro, R. A. Yunes, F. D. Monache, and R. Niero
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In vitro Cytotoxicity of Norditerpenoid Alkaloids
Key words:
C. d. Inés, M. Reina, J. A. Gavín, and A. González-Coloma
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Isolation and HPLC Quantitative Analysis of Antioxidant Flavonoids from Alternanthera tenella Colla
Key words: Alternanthera tenella Colla, Flavonoids, ORAC Assay
M. J. Salvador, E. O. Ferreira, S. U. Mertens-Talcott, W. V. D. Castro, V. Butterweck. H. Derendorf, and D. A. Dias
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Anti-Inflammatory and Antinociceptive Activity of Flavonoids Isolated from Viscum album ssp. album
Key words: Viscum album, Flavonoids, Anti-Inflammatory, Antinociceptive
D. D. Orhan, E. Küpeli, E. Yesilada, and F. Ergun
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Derivatization Does Not Influence Antimicrobial and Antifungal Activities of Applanoxidic Acids and Sterols from Ganoderma spp.
Key words: Applanoxidic Acids, Sterols, Derivatization, Antibacterial and Antifungal Activity
A. Smania Jr., E. F. A. Smania, F. D. Monache, M. G. Pizzolatti, and G. D. Monache
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Antifungal and Antibacterial Activities of Araucaria araucana (Mol.) K. Koch Heartwood Lignans
Key words: Araucaria araucana, Lignans, Antibacterial Activity
C. L. Céspedes, J. G. Avila, A. M.García, J. Becerra, C. Flores, P. Aqueveque, M. Bittner, M. Hoeneisen, M. Martinez, and M. Silva
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A New Active Compound from Centaurea Species
Key words: Centaurea, Antimicrobial, Stigmast-1,5-dien-3b-ol
M. U. Dumlu and E. Gürkan
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Determination of Usnic Acid in Some Rhizoplaca Species from Middle Anatolia and their Antimicrobial Activities
Key words: Rhizoplaca, ,Lichen, Antimicrobial Activity
D. Cansaran, D. Çetin, M. Gökhan Hal\ic\i, and O. Atakol
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Chemical Composition and Inhibitory Activity of Essential Oil from Decaying Leaves of Eucalyptus citriodora
Key words: Decaying Leaf Essential Oils, I50 Values, Germination Inhibitor
D. R. Batish, H. P. Singh, N. Setia, S. Kaur, and R. K. Kohli
52  Full Text
Molluscicidal Activity and New Flavonoids from Egyptian Iris germanica L. (var. alba )
Key words: Iris germanica L. (var. alba ), Molluscicidal Activity, Flavonoids
A. N. B. Singab, A. H. Ahmed, J . Sinkkonen, V. Ovcharenko, and K. Pihlaja
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Pinostrobin - An Anti-Leukemic Flavonoid from Polygonum lapathifolium L. ssp. nodosum (Pers.) Dans
Key words: Pinostrobin, Polygonum lapathifolium ssp. nodosum, Anti-Leukemic Activity
H. D. Smolarz, E. Mendyk, A. Bogucka-Kocka, and J. Kocki
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Herbicidal Potential of Catechol as an Allelochemical
Key words: Allelochemical, Catechol, Herbicidal Effect
S. Topal, I. Kocaçal\i\cskan, and O. Arslan
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Effects of Fifteen Rare-Earth Metals on Ca2+ Influx in Tobacco Cells
Key words: Calcium, Ion Channel, Ionic Radius, Rare-Earth Elements
C. Lin, T. Kadono, K. Yoshizuka, T. Furuichi, and T. Kawano
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Cucurbitane Glucosides from Momordica charantia Leaves as Oviposition Deterrents to the Leafminer, Liriomyza trifolii
Key words: Liriomyza trifolii, Momordica charantia, Oviposition Deterrent, Momordicine IV
D. B. Mekuria, T. Kashiwagi, S.-i. Tebayashi, and C.-S. Kim
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Production of Biosurfactant Using Different Hydrocarbons by Pseudomonas aeruginos a EBN-8 Mutant
Key words: Biosurfactant, Hydrocarbons, Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Z. A. Raza, M. S. Khan, Z. M. Khalid, and A. Rehman
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Lovastatin Production by Pleurotus ostreatus:Effects of the C:N Ratio
Key words: Pleurotus ostreatus, Statins, Lovastatin
J. Alarcón and S. Águila
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Sucrose Metabolism of Perennial Ryegrass in Relation to Cold Acclimation
Key words: Lolium perenne L., Cold Acclimation, Sugars
P. K. Bhowmik, K.-i. Tamura, Y. Sanada, K. Tase, and T. Yamada
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Simultaneous Cultivation of Spirulina platensis and the Toxigenic Cyanobacteria Microcystis aeruginosa
Key words: Cyanobacteria, Microcystis aeruginosa, Spirulina platensis
J. A. V. Costa , M. G. d. Morais, F. Dalcanton, C. d. C. Reichert, and A. J. Durante
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Characterization and Subcellular Localization of Chlorophyllase from Ginkgo biloba
Key words: Chlorophyllase, Ginkgo biloba, Subcellular Localization
A. Okazawa, L. Tang, Y. Itoh, E. Fukusaki, and A. Kobayashi
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Identification of Tinospora cordifolia (Willd.) Miers ex Hook F. & Thomas Using RAPD Markers
Key words: DNA Fingerprinting, Medicinal Plant, RAPD Marker
G. R. Rout
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Identification and Genetic Variation among Hibiscus Species (Malvaceae) Using RAPD Markers
Key words: Genetic Relationship, Hibiscus sp., RAPD Marker
S. Barik, S. K. Senapati, S. Aparajita, A. Mohapatra, and G. R. Rout
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Sterol and Lipid Composition of Three Adriatic Sea Sponges
Key words: Fatty Acids, Adriatic Sea Sponges, Sterols
S. D. Rosa, K. Seizova, Z. Kamenarska, A. Petrova, C. Iodice, K. Stefanov, and S. Popov
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Conserved and Non-Conserved Loci of the Glucagon Gene in Old World Ruminating Ungulates
Key words: Glucagon, PCR, Ruminants
M. Warda, E. M. Gouda, A. M. El-Behairy, and S. Z. Mousa
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Nickel(II) Affects Poly(ADP-ribose)Polymerase-Mediated DNA Repair in Normal and Cancer Cells
Key words: DNA Repair Nickel, Poly(ADP-ribose)Polymerase
K. Wozniak, A. Czechowska, and J. Blasiak
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Structure of a New Tetranuclear Iron(III)Complex with an Oxo-Bridge; Factors to Govern Formation and Stability of Oxo-Bridged Iron(III)Species in the L-Subunit of Ferritin
Key words: Tetranuclear Iron(III)Complex with Bent Oxo-Bridged Unit, Hydrogen Peroxide, Glutamates of L-Subunit Ferritin
Y. Sutoh, Y. Okawamukai, S. Nishino, and Y. Nishida
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Original Communications
Phytochemical Differences between Calia secundiflora (Leguminosae) Growing at Two Sites in Mexico
Key words: Calia secundiflora, Quinolizidine, Alkaloids, Leguminosae
F. Zavala-Chávez, R. García-Mateos, M. Soto-Hernández, and G. Kite
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Antimicrobial Activity of Six Constituents of Essential Oil from Salvia
Key words: Antimicrobial Activity, Salvia, Essential Oil
A. Sonboli, B. Babakhani, and A. R. Mehrabian
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Anti-Inflammatory Activity of Two Diterpenes of Hyptis suaveolens from El Salvador
Key words: Hyptis suaveolens, Diterpenes,Anti-Inflammatory Activity
P. Grassi, T. S. U. Reyes, S. Sosa, A. Tubaro, O. Hofer, and K. Zitterl-Eglseer
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Diosgenin Glucuronides from Solanum lyratum and their Cytotoxicity against Tumor Cell Lines
Key words: Solanum lyratum, Cytotoxicity, Diosgenin Glucuronides
L.-X. Sun, W.-W. Fu, W. Li, K.-S. Bi, and M.-W. Wang
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Cytotoxic Abietane Diterpenes from Hyptis martiusii Benth.
Key words: Hyptis martiusii, Labiatae, Abietane Diterpenes, Cytotoxic Activity
E. C. d. C. Araúo, M. A. S. Lima, R. C. Montenegro, M. Nogueira, L. V. Costa-Lotufo, C. Pessoa, M. O. d. Moraes, and E. R. Silveira
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Cytotoxic Chalcones and Flavanones from the Tree Bark of Cryptocarya costata
Key words: 7-Hydroxy-5,6-dimethoxyflavanone, Cryptocarya costata, Murine Leukemia P-388 Cells
H. Usman, E. H. Hakim, T. Harlim, M. N. Jalaluddin, Y. M. Syah, S. A. Achmad, and H. Takayama
184  Full Text
Triterpenic Acids and Flavonoids from Satureja parvifolia. Evaluation of their Antiprotozoal Activity
Key words: Satureja parvifolia, Antiprotozoal Compounds
C. v. Baren, I. Anao, P. D. L. Lira, S. Debenedetti, P. Houghton, S. Croft, and V. Martino
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Anticancer Activity of irucallane riterpenoids from Amoora dasyclada
Key words: Amoora dasyclada, Tirucallane Triterpenoid, Anticancer Activity
S.-M. Yang, Q.-S. Song, C. Qing, D.-G. Wu, and X.-K. Liu
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Insecticidal Activity of Synthetic Amides on Spodoptera frugiperda
Key words: Cinnamoyl Amides,Insecticide, Spodoptera frugiperda
L. G. Batista-Pereira, T. C. Castral, M. T. M.d. Silva, B. R. Amaral, J. B. Fernandes, P. C. Vieira, M. F. G. F. d. Silva, and A. G. Corręa
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Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Degradation by Biosurfactant-Producing Pseudomonas sp.IR1
Key words: Biosurfactant, Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons, Pseudomonas sp.
M. Kumar, V. Leon, A. D. S. Materano, O. A. Ilzins, I. Galindo-Castro, and S. L. Fuenmayor
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Phytoremediation of Pesticide Wastes in Soil
Key words: Phytoremediation, Pesticides, Bioaugmentation
K. L. D. Henderson, J. B. Belden, S. Zhao, and J. R. Coats
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Protein Mobilization and Proteolytic Enzyme Activities during Seed Germination of Broad Bean (Vicia faba L.)
Key words: Vicia faba L., Protein Mobilization, Proteolytic Activity
S. K\irm\iz\i and G. Güleryüz
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A Diterpene g-Lactone Derivative from Pterodon polygalaeflorus Benth. as a Photosystem II Inhibitor and Uncoupler of Photosynthesis
Key words: PSII Inhibitor, Pterodon polygalaeflorus Benth., 6-Oxovouacapan-7b,17b-lactone
B. King-Díaz, F. J. L. d. Santos, M. M. M. Rubinger, D. Piló-Veloso, and B. Lotina-Hennsen
227  Full Text
Thermostability and Photostability of Photosystem II of the Resurrection Plant Haberlea rhodopensis Studied by Chlorophyll Fluorescence
Key words: PSII Photochemistry, Chlorophyll Fluorescence, High Temperature Stress, Photoinhibition
K. Georgieva and L. Maslenkova
234  Full Text
Enhanced Rosmarinic Acid Production by Lavandula vera MM Cell Suspension Culture through Elicitation with Vanadyl Sulfate
Key words: Elicitation, Lavandula vera MM, Rosmarinic Acid, Vanadyl Sulfate
M. Georgiev, S. Kuzeva, A. Pavlov, E. Kovacheva, and M. Ilieva
241  Full Text
Salicylic Acid Decreases the Levels of Dehydrin-Like Proteins in Tibetan Hulless Barley Leaves under Water Stress
Key words: Salicylic Acid (SA), Dehydrin, Water Stress
X. Sun, S. Yuan, and H.-H. Lin
245  Full Text
Establishment of Callus and Cell Suspension Cultures of Corydalis saxicola Bunting, a Rare Medicinal Plant
Key words: Callus, Cell Suspension Cultures, Corydalis saxicola Bunting
H. Cheng, L.-J. Yu, Q.-Y. Hu, S.-C. Chen, and Y.-P. Sun
251  Full Text
Distribution and Variations of Three 1,4-Benzoxazin-3-ones in Maize Induced by the Asian Corn Borer, Ostrinia furnacalis (Guenée)
Key words: 1,4-Benzoxazin-3-ones, Ostrinia furnacalis, Maize
C. Huang,. X. Wang, R. Wang, K. Xue, F. Yan, and C. Xu
257  Full Text
The X-Ray Structure of the Pyochelin Fe3+ Complex
Key words: Pyochelin, X-Ray Structure, Pseudomonas aeruginosa
K. Schlegel, J. Lex, K. Taraz, and H. Budzikiewicz
263  Full Text
Metabolic Fingerprinting and Profiling of Arabidopsis thaliana Leaf and its Cultured Cells T87 by GC/MS
Key words: Arabidopsis thaliana, Metabolomics, T87 Cultured Cells
E. Fukusaki, K. Jumtee, T. Bamba, T. Yamaji, and A. Kobayashi
267  Full Text
Detection of Structural Change of Superoxide Dismutase in Solution
Key words: SOD,Capillary Electrophoresis,Dissociation of Dimeric Structure
Y. Chiba, Y. Sutoh, and Y. Nishida
273  Full Text
Inter-and Intraspecific Activities of Compounds Derived from Sex Pheromone Glands of Currant Borer, Synanthedon tipuliformis (Clerck) (Lepidoptera:Sesiidae)
Key words: Pheromone Specificity, Synergist, Attraction Antagonist
R. Mozuraitis, V. Karalius, V. Buda, and A.-K. Borg-Karlson
278  Full Text
Acanthocheilonema viteae in Mastomys coucha: Chemotherapeutic and Chemoprophylactic Role of Vitamin A in Experimental Filarial Infection
Key words: Acanthocheilonema viteae, Mastomys coucha, Vitamin A
S. Bhatnagar, S. Bhattacharya, and R. K. Chatterjee
285  Full Text
Kinetics of Total Enzymatic Hydrolysis of Acetylcholine and Acetylthiocholine
Key words: Acetylcholine, Hydrolysis, Kinetics
P. Zdrazilová, S. Stepánková, M. Vránová, K. Komers, A. Komersová, and A. Cegan
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Comparison of an Indirect Format ELISA on Modified Graphite and Polystyrene Surfaces against Triazines
Key words: Indirect Format ELISA, Graphite, Triazines
D. Fouad, I. Sound, H. Holthues, U. Pfeifer-Fukumura, A. M. Hammam, S. A. Ibrahim, and W. Baumann
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The Influence of Cholesterol on the Interaction between N-Dodecyl-N,N-dimethyl-N-benzylammonium Halides and Phosphatidylcholine Bilayers
Key words: DPPC, Cholesterol, N-Dodecyl-N,N-dimethyl-N-benzylammonium Halides
B. Rózycka-Roszak, A. Przyczyna, P. Misiak, and H. Pruchnik
302  Full Text
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Original Communications
Isolation and Characterization of Two Verrucarins from Myrothecium roridum
Key words: 16-Hydroxyverrucarin A, Verrucarin X, Myrothecium roridum, Protein Synthesis Inhibitors
S. Schoettler, M. Bascope, O. Sterner, and T. Anke
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Composition and Antimicrobial Activity of the Essential Oil of Dicyclophora persica Boiss.from Iran
Key words: Dicyclophora persica, Antimicrobial Activity, Essential Oil Composition
P. Salehi, A. Sonboli, and F. Mohammadi
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Antimicrobial Activity of Extracts of the Lichen Xanthoparmelia pokornyi and its Gyrophoric and Stenosporic Acid Constituents
Key words: Xanthoparmelia pokornyi , Gyrophoric and Stenosporic Acid, Antimicrobial Activity
M. Candan, M. Y\ilmaz, T. Tay, M. K\ivanç, and H. Türk
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Analysis of Essential Oil Composition of Thymbra spicata var. spicata: Antifungal,Antibacterial and Antimycobacterial Activities
Key words: Thymbra spicata, Carvacrol, Antimicrobial and Antimycobacterial Activity
T. Kiliç
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Antiulcerogenic Activity of Crude Extract,Fractions and Populnoic Acid Isolated from Austroplenckia populnea (Celastraceae)
Key words: Austroplenckia populnea, Gastric Ulcer,Populnoic Acid,Antiulcerogenic Activity
S. F. Andrade, D. Antoniolli, E. Comunello, L. G. V. Cardoso, J. C. T. Carvalho, and J. K. Bastos
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Phytotoxicity of the Volatile Monoterpene Citronellal against Some Weeds
Key words: Post-Emergent Herbicidal Activity, Mitotic Inhibitor, Membrane Integrity
H. P. Singh, D. R. Batish, S. Kaur, R. K. Kohli, and K. Arora and K. Arora
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Residue Analysis of Organophosphorus and Organochlorine Pesticides in Fatty Matrices by Gas Chromatography Coupled with Electron-Capture Detection
Key words: Pesticides,Multiresidues, Fatty Matrices
J.-W. Park, A. M. Abd El-Aty, M.-H. Lee, S.-O. Song, and J.-H. Shim
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A Comparison of Cell Wall Disruption Techniques for the Isolation of Intracellular Metabolites from Pleurotus and Lepista sp.
Key words: Basidiomycetes, Cell Disruption
R. M.Taskova, H. Zorn, U. Krings, H. Bouws, and R. G. Berger
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Establishment of Salvia officinalis L. Hairy Root Cultures for the Production of Rosmarinic Acid
Key words: Agrobacterium rhizogenes, Hairy Root Cultures, Rosmarinic Acid
I. Grzegorczyk, A. Królicka, and H. Wysoki\'nska
351  Full Text
Element Content (Cu, Fe, n, Ni, Pb, and Zn) of the Ruderal Plant Verbascum olympicum Boiss. from East Mediterranean
Key words: Heavy Metal, Biomonitoring, Verbascum olympicum
G. Güleryüz, H. Arslan, B. Izgi, and S. Güçer
357  Full Text
Senescence-Promoting Effect of Arabidopside A
Key words: Arabidopside A, Senescence, Chlorophyll Degradation
Y. Hisamatsu, N. Goto, K. Hasegawa, and H. Shigemori
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Sennosides A and B Production by Hairy Roots of Senna alata (L.) Roxb.
Key words: Sennosides A and B, Hairy Roots
W. Putalun, S. Pimmeuangkao, W. De-Eknamkul, H. Tanaka, and Y. Shoyama
367  Full Text
Germination Responses to GA3 and Stratification of Threatened Festuca L. Species from Eastern Mediterranean
Key words: Festuca sp, Germination, Threatened Species
S. Çelikler, G. Güleryüz, and R. Bilaloglu
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Development of Visible Markers for Transgenic Plants and their Availability for Environmental Risk Assessment
Key words: Green Fluorescent Protein, Risk Assessment, Transgenic Plant
M. Tamaoki, H. Imai, H. Takahashi, Y. Toda, Y. Niwa, N. Nakajima, M. Aono, A. Kubo, and H. Saji
377  Full Text
Does DNA Methylation Pattern Mark Generative Development in Winter Rape?
Key words: DNA Methylation, Rape, Vernalization
M. Filek, A. Janiak, I. Szarejko, J. Grabczy\'nska, I. Machácková, and J. Krekule
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Characterization and Biocontrol Ability of Fusion Chitinase in Escherichia coli Carrying Chitinase cDNA from Trichothecium roseum
Key words: Fusion Chitinase, Characterization and Biocontrol Ability, Trichothecium roseum
H. Pan, Y. Wei, F. Xin, M. Zhou, and S. Zhang
397  Full Text
Phylogenetic Relations of Rhizoplaca Zopf. from Anatolia Inferred from ITS Sequence Data
Key words: Rhizoplaca, Phylogeny, ITS
D. Cansaran, S. Aras, I. Kandemir, and M. G. Halici
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Assessment of Genetic Diversity in 31 Species of Mangroves and their Associates through RAPD and AFLP Markers
Key words: Mangroves, Molecular Characterization, Genetic Diversity
A. K. Mukherjee, L. Acharya, P. C. Panda, and T. Mohapatra
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The Effect of Trifolium, Raphanus, and Cistus Pollen Grains on Some Blood Parameters and Mesentery Mast Cells
Key words: Pollen, Cell Blood Count, Mast Cell
D. Kolankaya, H. \cSentürk, A. Ö. Tüylü, S. Hayretdag, G. Selmanoglu, and K. Sorkun
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Melanin Protects Choroidal Blood Vessels against Light Toxicity
Key words: Melanin, RPE, Light oxicity
S. Peters, T. Lamah, D. Kokkinou, K.-U. Bartz-Schmid, and U. Schraermeyer
427  Full Text
Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae Neuraminidase and its Role in Pathogenicity
Key words: Neuraminidase, Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae, Pathogenicity
I. Abrashev and P. Orozova
434  Full Text
Host Selection in Tomicus piniperda L.: Composition of Monoterpene Hydrocarbons in Relation to Attack Frequency in the Shoot Feeding Phase
Key words: Host Preference, Tomicus, (-)-a-Pinene
A.-C. Almquist, J. Fäldt, A. Yart, Y. Chevet, D. Sauvard, F. Lieutier, and A.-K. Borg-Karlson
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Catalytic Efficiencies of Alkaline Proteinases from Microorganisms
Key words: Protease Efficiency, Enzyme Kinetic, Substrate Recognition, X-Ray Models
D. Georgieva, N. Genov, W. Voelter, and C. Betzel
445  Full Text
Effect of Organic in Compounds on Electric Properties of Model Membranes
Key words: Lauric Acid, Nitrocellulose Filters, Tin Compounds
M. Podolak, G. Engel, and D. Man
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Monitoring of BHT-Quinone and BHT-CHO in the Gas of Capsules of Asclepias physocarpa
Key words: Asclepias physocarpa, 2,6-Di-tert-butyl-p-benzoquinone (BHT-Quinone), 3,5-Di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxybenzaldehyde (BHT-CHO)
B.-J. Ma, H. Peng, and J.-K. Liu
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Siderophores Produced by Magnaporthe grisea in the Presence and Absence of Iron
Key words: Magnaporthe grisea, 2-N -Methylcoprogen, 2-\1[N}-Methylcoprogen B
L. Antelo, C. Hof, K. Welzel, K. Eisfeld, O. Sterner, and H. Anke
461  Full Text
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Original Communications
Chemical Composition and Phytotoxicity of Volatile Essential Oil from Intact and Fallen Leaves of Eucalyptus citriodora
Key words: Monoterpenes, Growth Inhibition, Chlorophyll Content
D. R. Batish, H. P. Singh, N. Setia, S. Kaur, and R. K. Kohli
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(-)-Agelasidine A from Agelas clathrodes
Key words: Agelas clathrodes, Hypotaurocyamine, (-)-Agelasidine A, Bacteriostatic Activity
M. A. Medeiros, A. Lourenc, M. R. Tavares, M. J. M. Curto, S. S. Feio, and J. C. Roseiro
472  Full Text
In vivo Analgesic and Anti-Inflammatory Activities of Ursolic Acid and Oleanoic Acid from Miconia albicans (Melastomataceae)
Key words: Miconia ,Ursolic Acid, Oleanoic Acid
M. A. L. Vasconcelos, V. A. Royo, D. S. Ferreira, A. E. Miller Crotti, M L. Andrade e Silva, J. C. T.Carvalho, J. K. Bastos, and W. R. Cunha
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Cytotoxic and Proapoptotic Activity of Diterpenoids from in vitro Cultivated Salvia sclarea Roots. Studies on the Leukemia Cell Lines
Key words: Diterpenoids, Cytotoxicity, Leukemia Cells
M. Rózalski, L. Kuzma, U. Krajewska, and H. Wysokinska
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Antimicrobial Compounds from Coleonema album (Rutaceae)
Key words: Coleonema album, Antimicrobial, Coumarins
L. L. Esterhuizen, R. Meyer, and I. A. Dubery
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Antimicrobial Activity of Extracts of Chemical Races of the Lichen Pseudevernia furfuracea and their Physodic Acid, Chloroatranorin, Atranorin, and Olivetoric Acid Constituents
Key words: Pseudevernia furfuracea, Antimicrobial Activity, Lichen Compounds
H. Türk, M. Yimaz, T. Tay, A. Ö. Türk, and M. Kivanç
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Biologically Active Constituents of a Polyphenol Extract from Geranium sanguineum L. with Anti-Influenza Activity
Key words: Bioassay-Guided Fractionation, Geranium sanguineum, Antiviral Activity
A. Pantev, S. Ivancheva, L. Staneva, and J. Serkedjieva
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Radical Quenching by Rosmarinic Acid from Lavandula vera MM Cell Culture
Key words: Rosmarinic Acid, Lavandula vera MM Cell Culture, Superoxide Anion
E. Kovacheva, M. Georgiev, S. Pashova, M. Angelova, and M. Ilieva
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Secondary Metabolites and Insecticidal Activity of Anemone pavonina
Key words: Insecticidal Activity, Anemone pavonina, Pheidole pallidula
C. Varitimidis, P. V. Petrakis, C. Vagias, and V. Roussis
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Anthocyanins, Colour and Antioxidant Properties of Eggplant (Solanum melongena L.) and Violet Pepper (Capsicum annuum L.) Peel Extracts
Key words: Eggplant, Violet Pepper, Anthocyanin
E. Sadilova, F..Stintzing, and R. Carle
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Structure-Activity Relationship of Acetylenes from Galls of Hedera rhombea as Plant Growth Inhibitors
Key words: Hedera rhombea, Acetylenes, Structure-Activity Relationship
S. Yamazoe, K. Hasegawa, and H. Shigemori
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Altered Toxicities of Fatty Acid Salts in Green Paramecia Cultured in Different Waters
Key words: Bioassay, Green Paramecia, Fatty Acid Salt, Water Hardness
T. Kadono, K. Uezu, T. Kosaka, and T. Kawano
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Changes of Redox Activity during the Development of Rape
Key words: Redox Activity, Generative Development, Rape
M. Filek, M. Mirek, and M. Dlugolecka
548  Full Text
Production and Properties of Biosurfactants from a Newly Isolated Pseudomonas fluorescens HW-6 Growing on Hexadecane
Key words: Biosurfactants, Glycolipids, Hydrophobicity, Pseudomonas fluorescens
E. Vasileva-Tonkova, D. Galabova, E. Stoimenova, and Z. Lalchev
553  Full Text
In vitro Organogenesis and Alkaloid Accumulation in Datura innoxia
Key words: Datura innoxia , in vitro Re-Differentiated Callus, Tropane Alkaloids
R. Zayed, M. Wink, and H. El-Shamy
560  Full Text
The Influence of Auxins on the Biosynthesis of Isoprene Derivatives in Callus Cultures of Vaccinium corymbosum var. bluecrop
Key words: Callus Cultures, Vaccinium corymbosum] var. \1[bluecrop, Isoprenes
P. Migas, M. Luczkiewicz, and W. Cisowski
565  Full Text
b-Carotene-Rich Carotenoid-Protein Preparation and Exopolysaccharide Production by Rhodotorula rubra GED8 Grown with a Yogurt Starter Culture
Key words: Carotenoid-Protein Preparation, Exopolysaccharides, Microbial Association
G. I. Frengova, E. D. Simova, and D. M. Beshkova
571  Full Text
Influence of Glyphosate on Flower Morphogenesis and Pigmentation in Petunia hybrida
Key words: Glyphosate, Flower Symmetry, Petunia hybrida
A. Shimada and Y. Kimura
578  Full Text
Genomic Relations among 31 Species of Mammillaria Haworth (Cactaceae) Using Random Amplified Polymorphic DNA
Key words: Mammillaria spp., RAPD, Molecular Phylogeny
I. Mattagajasingh, A. K. Mukherjee, and P. Das
583  Full Text
4-Methyl-1-hepten-3-one, the Defensive Compound from Agathemera elegans (Philippi) (Phasmatidae) Insecta
Key words: Agathemera elegans, Phasmatidae, Defense Secretion, 4-Methyl-1-hepten-3-one
G. Schmeda-Hirschmann
592  Full Text
Overexpression of celB Gene Coding for b-Glucosidase from Pyrococcus furiosus Using a Baculovirus Expression Vector System in Silkworm, Bombyx mori
Key words: b- Glucosidase, Pyrococcus furiosus, Baculovirus Expression Vector System
X. A. Lin, W. Zhang, Y. Chen, B. Yao, and Z. F. Zhang
595  Full Text
Toxicity and Metabolism of the Chloral-Derived Mammalian Alkaloid 1-Trichloromethyl-1,2,3,4-tetrahydro-b-carboline (TaClo) in PC12 Cells
Key words: 1-Trichloromethyl-1,2,3,4-tetrahydro-carboline (TaClo),Rat Phaeochromocytoma (PC12) Cells, Cytotoxicity Parkinson's Disease
G. Bringmann, D. Feineis, M. Münchbach, R. God, K. Peters, E.-M. Peters, R. Mössner, and K.-P. Lesch
601  Full Text
Kinetics of 13 Ne Cholinesterase Inhibitors
Key words: Cholinesterases Inhibition, Kinetics
P. Zdrazilová, S. Stepánkova, A. Komersová, M. Vránová, K. Komers, and A. Cegan
611  Full Text
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Original Communications
Variation of Taxane Content in Needles of Taxus x media Cultivars with Different Growth Characteristics
Key words: HPLC, Paclitaxel, Taxane, Taxus x media
X. Wang, Y. Huang, A. J. Mort, Y. Zeng , C. G. Tauer, and K. D. Cochran
619  Full Text
Biological Evaluation of Curcumin and Related Diarylheptanoids
Key words: Curcumin Derivatives, Antioxidant, Nitric Oxide Inhibitory and Cytotoxic Activity
F. Abas, L. S. Hui, S. Ahmad, J. Stanslas, D. A. Israf, K. Shaari, and N. H. Lajis
625  Full Text
Antiviral and Antimicrobial Assessment of Some Selected Flavonoids
Key words: Flavonoids, Antiviral Activity, Antimicrobial Activity
B. Özçelik, I. Orhan, and G. Toker
632  Full Text
Antimicrobial Activity of Catechol and Pyrogallol as Allelochemicals
Key words: Allelochemical, Antimicrobial Activity, Catechol, Pyrogallol
I. Kocaçali\cskan, I. Talan, and I. Terzi
639  Full Text
Studies on the Cytotoxicity of Cucurbitacins Isolated from Cayaponia racemosa (Cucurbitaceae)
Key words: Cayaponia racemosa, Cucurbitacins, Cytotoxic Activity
I. N. F. Dantas, G. C. M. Gadelha, D. C. Chaves, F. J. Q. Monte, C. Pessoa, M. O. d. Moraes, and L. V. Costa-Cotufo
643  Full Text
Sesquiterpene Lactones from Dimerostemma Species (Asteraceae) and in vitro Potential Anti-Inflammatory Activities
Key words: Dimerostemma, Germacranolides, Anti-Inflammatory Activity
R. Stefani, K. Schorr, J. M. Tureta, W. Vichnewski, I. Merfort, and F. B. D. Costa
647  Full Text
Cytotoxic Activity of Orsellinates
Key words: Orsellinates, Lichen, rtemia salina, Parmotrema tinctorum
A. T. Gomes, N. K. Honda, F. M. Roese, R. M. Muzzi, and L. Sauer
653  Full Text
Deoxypodophyllotoxin Content and Antioxidant Activity of Aerial Parts of Anthriscus sylvestris Hoffm.
Key words: Anthriscus sylvestris, Deoxypodophyllotoxin Content, Antioxidant Activity
S. D. Acqua, M. Giorgetti, R. Cervellati, and G. Innocenti
658  Full Text
New Bioactive Sesquiterpenes from Ripartites metrodii and R. tricholoma
Key words: Ripartites, Metabolites, Antimicrobial and Cytotoxic Activities
D. Weber, G. Erosa, O. Sterner, and T. Anke
663  Full Text
Hydroxamic Acids in Secale cereale L.and the Relationship with their Antifeedant and Allelopathic Properties
Key words: Hydroxamic Acids, Antifeedant, Allelopathy
S. V. Copaja, E. Villarroel, H. R. Bravo, L. Pizarro, and V. H. Argandona
670  Full Text
Antibacterial Activity and Composition of the Essential Oil of Ziziphora clinopodioides subsp. bungeana (Juz.) Rech. f. from Iran
Key words: Essential Oil, Composition, Antibacterial Activity, Ziziphora
A. Sonboli, M. H. Mirjalili, J. Hadian, S. N. Ebrahimi, and M. Yousefzadi
677  Full Text
Antimicrobial Activity and Composition of the Essential Oil of Gontscharovia opovii from Iran
Key words: Gontscharovia popovii, Labiatae, Antimicrobial Activity
A. Sonboli, F. Sefidkon, and M. Yousefzadi
681  Full Text
Phytochemical and Biological Investigation of Aristolochia maurorum L.
Key words: Aristolochic Acids, Aristolochia maurorum, Antiplatelet Activity
F. Q. Alali, K. Tawaha, M. B. Shehadeh, and S. Telfah
685  Full Text
Herbicide-Affected Plant Metabolism Reduces Virus Propagation
Key words: Plant Viruses, Herbicides, Photosynthesis
G. Kazinczi, L. Gáspár, P. Nyitrai, R. Gáborjányi, É. Sárvári, A. Takács, and J. Horváth
692  Full Text
RT-PCR Analysis and Stress Response Capacity of Transgenic gshI-Poplar Clones (Populus x canescens) in Response to Paraquat Exposure
Key words: cyt-ECS (ggs11), chl-ECS (lgl6), Paraquat Stress, Populus x canescens
A. Bittsánszky, G. Gyulai, M. Humphreys, G. Gullner, Z. Csintalan, J. Kiss, Z. Szabó, R. Lágler, Z. Tóth, H. Rennenberg, L. Zeszky, and T. Kömíves
699  Full Text
Relationship between Grain Yield,Osmotic Adjustment and Benzoxazinone Content in Triticum aestivum L. Cultivars
Key words: Wheat, Osmotic Adjustment, Benzoxazinones, Crop Yield
H. Silva, S. V. Copaja, H. R. Bravo, and V. H.Argandona
704  Full Text
Effect of 2-Benzoxazolinone (BOA) on Seedling Growth and Associated Biochemical Changes in Mung Bean (Phaseolus aureus)
Key words: Radicle Growth, Protein and Carbohydrate Content, Enzyme Activities
D. R. Batish, H. P. Singh, N. Setia, S. Kaur, and R. K. Kohli
709  Full Text
Biological Activity of New N-Oxides of Tertiary Amines
Key words: N -Oxides, Membrane Activity, Antioxidative Efficiency
H. Kleszczynska, K. Bielecki, J. Sarapuk, D. Bonarska-Kujawa, H. Pruchnik, Z. Trela, and J. Luczynski
715  Full Text
Solid State Biosurfactant Production in a Fixed-Bed Column Bioreactor
Key words: Biosurfactant, Emulsifying Activity, Fixed-Bed Bioreactors, Solid State Processes
V. G. Martins, S. J. Kalil, T. E. Bertolin, and J. A. V. Costa
721  Full Text
Surfactin Isoforms from Bacillus coagulans
Key words: Biosurfactant, Surfactin Isoforms, Bacillus coagulans
E. Huszcza and B. Burczyk
727  Full Text
Non-Invasive Monitoring of the Light-Induced Cyclic Photosynthetic Electron Flow during Cold Hardening in Wheat Leaves
Key words: Frost Tolerance, Photosynthesis, Triticum aestivum L.
S. Apostol, G. Szalai, L. Sujbert, L. P. Popova, and T. Janda
734  Full Text
Spectroscopic Characterization of the Artificial Siderophore Pyridinochelin
Key words: Siderophores, Fluorescence, Excited State Reactions
M. U. Kumke, C. Dosche, R. Flehr, W. Trowitzsch-Kienast, and H.-G. Löhmannsröben
741  Full Text
Electrophysiological Responses of Atta sexdens rubropilosa Workers to Essential Oils of Eucalyptus and its Chemical Composition
Key words: Leaf-Cutting Ant, Essential Oil, Electroantennography
L. G. Batista-Pereira, J. B. Fernandes, M. F. G. F.d. Silva, P. C. Vieira, O. C. Bueno, and A. G. Corręa
749  Full Text
Effect of Alloxan-Diabetes and Subsequent Treatment with Insulin on Kinetic Properties of Succinate Oxidase Activityfrom Rat Liver Mitochondria
Key words: Alloxan-Diabetes, Succinate Oxidase, Arrhenius Kinetics
S. P. Patel and S. S.Katyare
756  Full Text
Lipids in the Femoral Gland Secretions of Male Schreiber's Green Lizards, Lacerta schreiberi
Key words: Lacerta schreiberi, Femoral Glands, Lipids, Tocopherol
P. López and J. Martín
763  Full Text
Sophoraflavanone G from Sophora pachycarpa Enhanced the Antibacterial Activity of Gentamycin against Staphylococcus aureus
Key words: Antibacterial Activity, Sophoraflavanone G, Synergism
A. Fakhimi, M. Iranshahi, S. A. Emami, E. Amin-Ar-Ramimeh, G. Zarrini, and A. R. Shahverdi
769  Full Text
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Original Communications
Identification and Quantitation of Usnic Acid from the Lichen Usnea Species of Anatolia and Antimicrobial Activity
Key words: Usnea, HPLC, Antimicrobial Activity
D. Cansaran, D. Kahya, E. Yurdakulol, and O. Atakol
773  Full Text
Antiprotease and Antimetastatic Activity of Ursolic Acid Isolated from Salvia officinalis
Key words: Inhibitors, Proteases, Salvia officinalis
A. Jedinák, M. Mu\vcková, D. Koša´lová, T. Maliar, and I. Mašterová
777  Full Text
Anti-Proliferative and Antioxidant Constituents from Tecoma stans
Key words: Tecoma stans, Antioxidant, Anti-Cancer
M. Marzouk, A. Gamal-Eldeen, M. Mohamed, and M. El-Sayed
783  Full Text
Functional Properties of Dioscorin, a Soluble Viscous Protein from Japanese Yam (Dioscorea opposita Thunb.) Tuber Mucilage Tororo
Key words: Japanese Yam Tuber Mucilage, Viscous Protein, Functional Property
T. Nagai and T. Nagashima
792  Full Text
Spasmolytic Action of the Methanol Extract and Isojuripidine from Solanum asterophorum Mart. (Solanaceae) Leaves in Guinea-Pig Ileum
Key words: Solanum asterophorum, Spasmolytic Action, Guinea-Pig Ileum
R. d. C. M. Oliveira, J. T. Lima, L. A. A. Ribeiro, J. L. V. Silva, F. S. Monteiro, T. S. Assis, M. d. F. Agra, T. M. S. Silva, F. R. C. Almeida, and B. A. Silva
799  Full Text
Biotransformation of Tryptophan by Liquid Medium Culture of Psilocybe coprophila (Basidiomycetes)
Key words: Biotransformation, Indole Compounds, Psilocybe coprophila
J. Alarcón, L. Foncea, S. Águila, and J. B. Alderete
806  Full Text
Transformations of Steroid Esters by Fusarium culmorum
Key words: Fusarium culmorum, Biotransformation, Steroids
A. \'Swizdor, T. KoŁk, and A. Szpineter
809  Full Text
Structure Proposal for a New Pyoverdin from Pseudomonas sp. PS 6.10
Key words: Pseudomonas, Pyoverdin, Siderophore
H. Budzikiewicz, M. Schäfer, D. U. Fernández, and J.-M. Meyer
815  Full Text
Binding of an Oxindole Alkaloid from Uncaria tomentosa to Amyloid Protein (Ab1-40)
Key words: Binding Constant, Capillary Electrophoresis (CE), Hummel-Dreyer Method, Scatchard Analysis
T. Fr\cackowiak, T. Ba\caczek, R. Kaliszan, B. \.Zbikowska, M. Gle\'nsk, I. Fecka, and W. Cisowski
821  Full Text
Ionic Liquids as Novel Solvent Additives to Separate Peptides
Key words: Ionic Liquids, Peptide Separation, Quantitative Structure-Retention Relationships (QSRR)
T. B\cazek and B. Sparzak
827  Full Text
Effect of Drought Stress at Supraoptimal Temperature on Polyamine Concentrations in Transgenic Soybean with Increased Proline Levels
Key words: Polyamine, Proline, Soybean
L. Simon-Sarkadi, G. Kocsy, Á. Várhegyi, G. Galiba, and J. A. d. Ronde
833  Full Text
A b-Mannanase from Bacillus subtilis B36: Purification, Properties, Sequencing, Gene Cloning and Expression in Escherichia coli
Key words: b-Mannanase, Bacillus subtilis
Y. N. Li, K. Meng, Y. R. Wang, and B. Yao
840  Full Text
Diosgenin Contents and DNA Fingerprint Screening of Various Yam (Dioscorea sp.) Genotypes
Key words: Dioscorea, Diosgenin Production, DNA Amplification Fingerprinting
O. Vendl, C. Wawrosch, C. Noe, C. Molina, G. Kahl, and B. Kopp
847  Full Text
O2- Activates Leaf Injury, Ethylene and Salicylic Acid Synthesis, and the Expression of O3-Induced Genes in O3-Exposed Tobacco
Key words: Ozone, Superoxide Radical, Tiron
D. Ogawa, N. Nakajima, M. Tamaoki, M. Aono, A. Kubo, H. Kamada, and H. Saji
856  Full Text
Physiological and Molecular Characterization of a Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 Mutant Lacking Histidine Kinase Slr1759 and Response Regulator Slr1760
Key words: Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803, Two-Component System, Histidine Kinase
A. Nodop, I. Suzuki, A. Barsch, A.-K. Schröder, K. Niehaus, D. Staiger, E. K. Pistorius, and K.-P. Michel
865  Full Text
Linker Histones Do Not Interact with DNA Containing a Single Interstrand Cross-Link Created by Cisplatin
Key words: Cisplatin, DNA, Linker Histones
J. N. Yaneva, E. G. Paneva, S. I. Zacharieva, and J. S. Zlatanova
879  Full Text
Purification and Amino Acid Sequence of Fructose-1,6-bisphosphate Aldolase from the Electric Organ of Electrophorus electricus (L.)
Key words: Fructose-1,6-bisphosphate Aldolase, Electrophorus electricus (L.), Purification
S. G. De-Simone, C. M. C. d. Salles, C. M. B. e Silva, and A. Hassón-Voloch
884  Full Text
Prooxidant Cytotoxicity of Chromate in Mammalian Cells: The Opposite Roles of DT-Diaphorase and Glutathione Reductase
Key words: Chromate, DT-Diaphorase, Glutathione Reductase
H. Nivinskas, A. Nemeikait\.e-\vC\.enien\.e, A. Marozien\.e, T. Normantien\.e, and N. \vC\.enas
889  Full Text
Imatinib (STI571) Inhibits DNA Repair in Human Leukemia Oncogenic Tyrosine Kinase-Expressing Cells
Key words:
I. Majsterek, M. Arabski, A. Czechowska, D. Pytel, Z. Morawiec, A. Morawiec-Bajda, and J. Blasiaka
896  Full Text
Genotoxic Effects Induced by Fotemustine and Vinorelbine in Human Lymphocytes
Key words: Fotemustine, Vinorelbine (Navelbine), Genotoxicity
S. Çelikler, R. Bilalo\uglu, and N. Aydemir
903  Full Text