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[Number of papers mentioning Neisosperma oppositifolia: 10]
Popularity of Neisosperma oppositifolia over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Neisosperma oppositifolia (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 Neisosperma oppositifolia 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)]
[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 14]
alkaloids (3), antihypertensive activity (1), Apocynaceae (1), bark analysis (1), fused pyridine derivatives (1), Indole (1), isolation (1), Kopsia (1), ochrosia oppositifolia (1), South East Asia (1), Sri Lanka (1), structure (organic substances) (1)
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 (88.57), timber (1.35), fruit (1.08), poison (1.07), weed (0.81), ornamental (0.68), starch (0.49), cereal (0.34), nutraceutical (0.34), grain legume (0.34)…..
[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]
Wandrag EM, Dunham AE, Miller RH and Rogers HS (2015) Vertebrate seed dispersers maintain the composition of tropical forest seedbanks. AoB Plants 7, plv130-. http://aobpla.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/7/0/plv130
References 1901-2013 (and
links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Neisosperma oppositifolia: 10; Any undated papers have been included at the end]
Awang K, al e and et al. (2011) ChemInform Abstract: Oppositinines A and B: New Vasorelaxant β-Carboline Alkaloids from Neisosperma oppositifolia. ChemInform 42, no-no. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/chin.201101191
Ahmad K, Thomas N, et al. (2010) Oppositinines A and B: new vasorelaxant beta-carboline alkaloids from Neisosperma oppositifolia. Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 58, 1085-7.
R.A S (2003) NUTS. In ‘Encyclopedia of Food Sciences and Nutrition (Second Edition)’ (Ed.^(Eds Editor-in-Chief: Benjamin C) pp. 4205-4212. (Academic Press: Oxford). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B012227055X008488
A.A LG (1998) Chapter 1 Alkaloids From Sri Lankan Flora. In ‘The Alkaloids: Chemistry and Biology’ (Ed.^(Eds Geoffrey AC) pp. 1-101. (Academic Press). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0099959808600255
(1996) Index. In ‘The Alkaloids: Chemistry and Pharmacology’ (Ed.^(Eds Geoffrey AC) pp. 347-374. (Academic Press). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1099483108600346
Sévenet T and Pusset J (1996) Chapter 1 Alkaloids from the Medicinal Plants of new Caledonia. In ‘The Alkaloids: Chemistry and Pharmacology’ (Ed.^(Eds Geoffrey AC) pp. 1-73. (Academic Press). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1099483108600292
Sévenet T, Allorge L, et al. (1994) A preliminary chemotaxonomic review of Kopsia (Apocynaceae). Journal of Ethnopharmacology 41, 147-183. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874194900302
Thierry S (1991) Looking for new drugs: what criteria? Journal of Ethnopharmacology 32, 83-90. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/037887419190106N
Teo LE, Pachiaper G, Chan KC, Hadi HA, Weber JF, Deverre JR, David B and Sévenet T (1990) A new phytochemical survey of Malaysia V. Preliminary screening and plant chemical studies. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 28, 63-101. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874190900663
Amarasekera AS and Arambewela LSR (1986) Alkaloids of Neisosperma oppositifolia. Fitoterapia., 1.
Ahmad K, Thomas NF, et al. Oppositinines A and B: new vasorelaxant beta-carboline alkaloids from Neisosperma oppositifolia. Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 58, 1085-7.
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