Australian New Crops Info 2016
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Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Kaempferia pulchra

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Kaempferia pulchra

 

This species has no synonyms in The Plant List

 

No common names have been found

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Kaempferia pulchra: 11]

 

 

Popularity of Kaempferia pulchra over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Kaempferia pulchra (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Kaempferia pulchra as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 52]

 

Zingiberaceae (7), Ethnomedicine (2), Kaempferia pulchra (2), Northeast India (2), Traditional knowledge (2), 2-Pyrone (1), anthocyanins (1), antiinflammatory activity (1), Anti-inflammatory activity (1), anti-inflammatory agents (1), Antioxidant activity (1), Bioactive compounds (1), biochemical systematics (1), Boesenbergia pandurata (1), Boesenbergia rotunda (1), Cannaceae (1), Cyclohexenyl chalcone derivatives (1), Cyclooxygenase (1), diterpenes (1), Flavanones (1), flavone C-glycosides (1), flavonoid sulphates (1), flavonols (1), Fungi (1), Inflammation (1), Leaves (1), Malaria (1), Marantaceae (1), maxi-K channels (1), medicinal plants (1), Musaceae (1), pimarane diterpenes. (1), Red rhizome variety (1), Rhizomes (1), sandaracopimaradien (1), Strelitziaceae (1), syringetin 3-rhamnoside (1), Thailand (1), Total phenolic content (1), Tuberculosis (1), Tyrosinase inhibition activity (1), Zingiberales (1)

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]

 

medicinal (60.85), starch (13.19), smoking (6.96), timber (2.18), cereal (1.98), fruit (1.73), poison (1.72), weed (1.31), ornamental (1.10), nutraceutical (0.55)..

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Recent mentions of this species in the literature:
[since 2012, with links to abstracts; The references from 1901-2013 which have been used for the trend, keyword and crop use/product analyses below, are listed below these references]

 

(2016) All in One - Complete Issue: ChemInform 29/2016. ChemInform 47, no-no. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/chin.201692901

Win NN and et al. (2016) ChemInform Abstract: Isopimarane Diterpenoids from Kaempferia pulchra Rhizomes Collected in Myanmar and Their Vpr Inhibitory Activity. ChemInform 47, no-no. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/chin.201629225

Win NN, Ito T, et al. (2016) Isopimarane diterpenoids from Kaempferia pulchra rhizomes collected in Myanmar and their Vpr inhibitory activity. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters 26, 1789-1793. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0960894X16301482

Win NN, Ito T, Win YY, Ngwe H, Kodama T, Abe I and Morita H (2016) Quassinoids: Viral protein R inhibitors from Picrasma javanica bark collected in Myanmar for HIV infection. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters 26, 4620-4624. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0960894X16308885

(2015) Graphical contents list. Tetrahedron 71, 4671-4678. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0040402015008443

(2015) All in One - Complete Issue: ChemInform 43/2015. ChemInform 46, no-no. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/chin.201594301

Benedict JC, Smith SY, Collinson ME, Leong-Skornickova J, Specht CD, Marone F, Xiao X and Parkinson DY (2015) Seed morphology and anatomy and its utility in recognizing subfamilies and tribes of Zingiberaceae. Am. J. Botany 102, 1814-1841. http://www.amjbot.org/cgi/content/abstract/102/11/1814

Win NN, Ito T, Aimaiti S, Kodama T, Imagawa H, Ngwe H, Asakawa Y, Abe I and Morita H (2015) Kaempulchraols IO: new isopimarane diterpenoids from Kaempferia pulchra rhizomes collected in Myanmar and their antiproliferative activity. Tetrahedron 71, 4707-4713. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0040402015007826

Win NN, Ito T, Aimaiti S, Kodama T, Imagawa H, Ngwe H, Asakawa Y, Abe I and Morita H (2015) ChemInform Abstract: Kaempulchraols IO: New Isopimarane Diterpenoids from Kaempferia pulchra rhizomes Collected in Myanmar and Their Antiproliferative Activity. ChemInform 46, no-no. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/chin.201543207

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Kaempferia pulchra: 11; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Prasad S, Yadav VR, Sundaram C, Reuter S, Hema PS, Nair MS, Chaturvedi MM and Aggarwal BB (2010) Crotepoxide Chemosensitizes Tumor Cells through Inhibition of Expression of Proliferation, Invasion, and Angiogenic Proteins Linked to Proinflammatory Pathway. J. Biol. Chem. 285, 26987-26997. http://www.jbc.org/cgi/content/abstract/285/35/26987

Tushar, Basak S, Sarma GC and Rangan L (2010) Ethnomedical uses of Zingiberaceous plants of Northeast India. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 132, 286-296. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110005799

Chan EWC, Lim YY, Wong LF, Lianto FS, Wong SK, Lim KK, Joe CE and Lim TY (2008) Antioxidant and tyrosinase inhibition properties of leaves and rhizomes of ginger species. Food Chemistry 109, 477-483. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0308814608001775

Gale GA, Kirtikara K, Pittayakhajonwut P, Sivichai S, Thebtaranonth Y, Thongpanchang C and Vichai V (2007) In search of cyclooxygenase inhibitors, anti-Mycobacterium tuberculosis and anti-malarial drugs from Thai flora and microbes. Pharmacology & Therapeutics 115, 307-351. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0163725807000812

Tuchinda P, Reutrakul V, Claeson P, Pongprayoon U, Sematong T, Santisuk T and Taylor WC (2002) Anti-inflammatory cyclohexenyl chalcone derivatives in Boesenbergia pandurata. Phytochemistry 59, 169-173. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0031942201004514

Zona S (2001) Starchy Pollen in Commelinoid Monocots. Ann. Bot. 87, 109-116. http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/87/1/109

Pongprayoon U, Sematong T, Tuchinda P, Claeson P, Reutrakul V and Nahar N (1996) Topical antiinflammatory activity of two pimarane diterpenes from Kaempferia pulchra. Phytotherapy research : PTR. 10, 534-535.

Sematong T, Reutrakul V, Tuchinda P, Claeson P, Pongprayoon U and Nahar N (1996) Topical Antiinflammatory Activity of Two Pimarane Diterpenes from Kaempferia pulchra. Phytotherapy Research 10, 534-535. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/(SICI)1099-1573(199609)10:6<534::AID-PTR890>3.0.CO;2-C

(1994) Subject index. Phytochemistry 37, xxv-xxxiv. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0031942200895655

Tuchinda P, Udchachon J, Reutrakul V, Santisuk T, Skelton BW, White AH and Taylor WC (1994) Pimarane diterpenes from Kaempferia pulchra. Phytochemistry 36, 731-734. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0031942200898064

Williams CA and Harborne JB (1977) The leaf flavonoids of the Zingiberales. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 5, 221-229. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0305197877900084

Tushar, Basak S, Sarma GC and Rangan L Ethnomedical uses of Zingiberaceous plants of Northeast India. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 132, 286-296. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874110005799

 


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