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Evaluation of genotoxic and antigenotoxic effects of hydroalcoholic extracts of Zuccagnia punctata Cav.
(Elsevier Ireland, 2008-01-17)
Zuccagnia punctata Cav. (Fabaceae), a widely used plant species in Argentine folk medicine, has been shown to have a broad spectrum of antibacterial, antifungal, antioxidant and cytoprotective activities. In this study, ...
Antifungal chalcones and new caffeic acid esters from Zuccagnia punctata acting against soybean infecting fungi
(American Chemical Society, 2007)
Effects of Zuccagnia punctata extracts and their flavonoids on the function and expression of ABCB1/P-glycoprotein multidrug transporter
(Elsevier Ireland, 2012-12)
Ethnopharmacological relevance: Zuccagnia punctata extracts (ZpE) are used in ethnomedicine as antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory drugs. The pharmacological properties of ZpE and their polyphenolic components suggest that ...
Effect of Zuccagnia punctata Cav. (Fabaceae) extract on pro-inflammatory enzymes and on planktonic cells and biofilm from Staphylococcus aureus: Toxicity studies
Zuccagnia punctata Cav. (Fabaceae), a native plant from Argentina has been used traditionally as medicinal species. The aim of the study was to validate the antibiotic and anti-inflammatory potential of Z. punctata organic ...
Isolation, identification and usefulness of antifungal compounds from Zuccagnia punctata for control of toxigenic ear rot pathogens
(Natural Products, 2014-10)
Infusion, tincture and decoction of leaves of Zuccagnia punctata Cav. were assayed on growth of Fusarium verticillioides, F. graminearum sensu stricto, F. boothii, F. meridionale, F. subglutinans and F. thapsinum. The ...
Arquitectura y morfoanatomía foliar y caulinar de Zuccagnia punctata (Fabaceae). Histolocalización de compuestos bioactivosFoliar Architecture and caulinar morpho-anatomy of Zuccagnia Punctata (Fabaceae). Histolocalization of bioactive compounds
(Fundación Miguel Lillo, 2013-11)
Zuccagnia punctata Cav. (Fabaceae, Caesalpinioideae), comúnmente denominada jarilla macho, es una especie endémica de Argentina, característica de la flora xerófila de la Provincia Biogeográfica del Monte. Resulta una ...
Histochemical Localization and Characterization of Chalcones on the Foliar Surface of Zuccagnia punctata Cav. Insights into their Physiological Role
(Elsevier Science, 2015-06-01)
Dihydroxychalcones as well as other metabolites synthesized via the phenylpropanoid pathway have a wide range of biological activities. Although this class of phenolic compounds is found in very large amounts in some ...
Zuccagnia punctata: A Review of its Traditional Uses, Phytochemistry, Pharmacology and Toxicology
(Natural Products, 2016-01)
Zuccagnia punctata Cav. (Fabaceae, Caesalpiniaceae) is a plant with a long history of use in Argentine traditional medicines; it belongs to a monotypic genus, and is an endemic species of Argentina. This review provides a ...
Synergistic mutual potentiation of antifungal activity of Zuccagnia punctata Cav. and Larrea nitida Cav. extracts in clinical isolates of Candida albicans and Candida glabrata
(Elsevier Gmbh, 2015-05)
Background: Zuccagnia punctata Cav. (Fabaceae) and Larrea nitida Cav. (Zygophyllaceae) are indistinctly or jointly used in traditional medicine for the treatment of fungal-related infections. Although their dichloromethane ...
Beneficial effects of hydroalcoholic extract and flavonoids from Zuccagnia punctata in a rabbit model of vascular dysfunction induced by high cholesterol diet
(Birkhauser Boston Inc, 2017-06)
Abstract This study evaluated the effects of a Zuccagniapunctata standardized hydroalcoholic extract (ZpE) and threeof its major flavonoids [2′,4′-dihydroxychalcone (DHC), 7-hydroxyflavanone (HF) and 3,7-dihydroxyflavone ...