Australian New Crops Info 2016
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Nelumbo nucifera

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Nelumbo nucifera

 

This species has also been known as:

Nelumbo nucifera subsp. lutea, Nelumbo nucifera var. lutea, Nelumbo nucifera var. macrorhizomata

 

Common names:

Sacred Lotus, Indian Lotus, Bean Of India, Lotus

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Nelumbo nucifera: 1104]

 

 

Popularity of Nelumbo nucifera over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Nelumbo nucifera (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 Nelumbo nucifera 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: 5648]

 

Nelumbo nucifera (105), Internet resource (32), Antioxidant (27), Antioxidant activity (27), Lotus (22), Medicinal plants (22), Flavonoids (18), superhydrophobic (18), Neferine (17), seeds (16), antioxidants (15), HPLC (15), Lipid peroxidation (15), Polyphenols (15), leaves (14), Plant extracts (14), Traditional Chinese medicine (14), genetic diversity (13), plant morphology (13), plants (13), <ARROW Apoptosis (12), Oxidative stress (12), Self-cleaning (12), Traditional medicine (12), Alzheimer's disease (11), irradiation (11), rhizomes (11), ultrastructure (11), alkaloids (10), animal models (10), Diabetes mellitus (10), Lotus seeds (10), Aquatic plants (9), biomimetic (9), Carbon tetrachloride (9), cytotoxicity (9), Nelumbo (9), Obesity (9), plant anatomy (9), Superhydrophobicity (9), antimicrobial activity (8), China (8), Contact angle (8), flowers (8), Free radicals (8), Ionic liquid (8), Lotus effect (8), Phenolics (8), rats (8), Rhizome (8), Silver nanoparticles (8), Starch (8), Biomimetics (7), chemical composition (7), Chromium (7), Conservation (7), Culex quinquefasciatus (7), Extraction (7), Gamma irradiation (7), gamma radiation (7), high-speed counter-current chromatography (7), Liensinine (7), lignin (7), Mass spectrometry (7), Nitrate reductase (7), Purification (7), roots (7), seed (7), Superhydrophobic surfaces (7), Thailand (7), wettability (7), AlternativDOWN>e oxidase (6), Anti-obesity (6), Betulinic acid (6), biomass (6), blood glucose (6), Cancer (6), chemical constituents of plants (6), dose response (6), DPPH (6), Ethnobotany (6), Flavonoid (6), Heavy metal (6), Hepatotoxicity (6), herbal medicine (6), Hyperoside (6), Inflammation (6), Isoliensinine (6), mice (6), nuciferine (6), phenolic compounds (6), Photosynthesis (6), Physicochemical properties (6), Phytochemicals (6), Plant extract (6), polysaccharides (6), Preparative chromatography (6)…..

 

[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 (31.14), aquatic (11.88), timber (9.41), starch (8.63), oilseed/fat (8.57), weed (5.35), ornamental (3.41), shade (1.76), cosmetics (1.53), forage (1.34)…..

 

[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]

 

(2017) Issue Information. Phytotherapy Research 31, 1-2. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ptr.5714

Alfieri I, Lorenzi A, Ranzenigo L, Lazzarini L, Predieri G and Lottici PP (2017) Synthesis and characterization of photocatalytic hydrophobic hybrid TiO2-SiO2 coatings for building applications. Building and Environment 111, 72-79. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0360132316304188

Aouidi F, Okba A and Hamdi M (2017) Valorization of functional properties of extract and powder of olive leaves in raw and cooked minced beef meat. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jsfa.8164

Bethke C, Adelung R and Schwarzer S (2017) Generierung einer mikro- und nanostrukturierten Kupferoberfläche mit Lotos-Effekt – Ein Versuch für die Sekundarstufen I und II. CHEMKON 24, 31-38. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ckon.201710290

Bhan M, Satija S, Garg C, Dureja H and Garg M (2017) Optimization of ionic liquid-based microwave assisted extraction of a diterpenoid lactone-andrographolide from Andrographis paniculata by response surface methodology. Journal of Molecular Liquids 229, 161-166. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167732216308947

Bodnar RJ (2017) Endogenous Opiates and Behavior: 2015. Peptides 88, 126-188. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0196978116302406

Chandra S, Halder P, Kumar M and Mukhopadhyay K (2017) Genome-wide identification, cloning and characterization of SNARE genes in bread wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) and their response to leaf rust. Agri Gene 3, 12-20. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2352215116300459

Chen B, Zeng S, Zeng H, Guo Z, Zhang Y and Zheng B (2017) Properties of lotus seed starch–glycerin monostearin complexes formed by high pressure homogenization. Food Chemistry 226, 119-127. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0308814617300183

Citerne HL, Reyes E, Le Guilloux M, Delannoy E, Simonnet F, Sauquet H, Weston PH, Nadot S and Damerval C (2017) Characterization of CYCLOIDEA-like genes in Proteaceae, a basal eudicot family with multiple shifts in floral symmetry. Ann. Bot. 119, 367-378. http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/119/3/367

Costa JH, Santos CPd, de Sousa e Lima B, Moreira Netto AN, Saraiva KDdC and Arnholdt-Schmitt B (2017) In silico identification of alternative oxidase 2 (AOX2) in monocots: A new evolutionary scenario. Journal of Plant Physiology 210, 58-63. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0176161716302887

Damato TC, Carrasco LDM, Carmona-Ribeiro AM, Luiz RV, Godoy R and Petri DFS (2017) The interactions between surfactants and the epicuticular wax on soybean or weed leaves: Maximal crop protection with minimal wax solubilization. Crop Protection 91, 57-65. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0261219416302708

Delaux P-M (2017) Comparative phylogenomics of symbiotic associations. New Phytologist 213, 89-94. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nph.14161

Gao H, Chai H, Cheng N and Cao W (2017) Effects of 24-epibrassinolide on enzymatic browning and antioxidant activity of fresh-cut lotus root slices. Food Chemistry 217, 45-51. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0308814616313036

Goncalves-Souza P, Schlindwein C, Do, #x, tterl S and Paiva EAS (2017) Unveiling the osmophores of Philodendron adamantinum (Araceae) as a means to understanding interactions with pollinators. Ann. Bot., mcw236. http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/mcw236v1

Graeber K, Nakabayashi K and Leubner-Metzger G (2017) Development of Dormancy A2 - Thomas, Brian. In ‘Encyclopedia of Applied Plant Sciences (Second Edition)’ (Ed.^(Eds Murray BG and Murphy DJ) pp. 483-489. (Academic Press: Oxford). //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780123948076002094

Jabri M-A, Sakly M, Marzouki L and Sebai H (2017) Chamomile (Matricaria recutita L.) decoction extract inhibits in vitro intestinal glucose absorption and attenuates high fat diet-induced lipotoxicity and oxidative stress. Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy 87, 153-159. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0753332216320169

Jin Q, Wang Y, Li X, Wu S, Wang Y, Luo J, Mattson N and Xu Y (2017) Interactions between ethylene, gibberellin and abscisic acid in regulating submergence induced petiole elongation in Nelumbo nucifera. Aquatic Botany 137, 9-15. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304377016301863

Khan AS (2017) Floral Essential Oils. In ‘Flowering Plants’ (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 261-286. (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781119262794.ch11

Kumar J (2017) Chapter 6 - An ayurvedic perspective on food safety. In ‘Food Safety in the 21st Century’ (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 71-81. (Academic Press: San Diego). //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780128017739000066

Li F, Sun X-Y, Li X-W, Yang T and Qi L-W (2017) Enrichment and separation of quercetin-3-O-β-d-glucuronide from lotus leaves (nelumbo nucifera gaertn.) and evaluation of its anti-inflammatory effect. Journal of Chromatography B 1040, 186-191. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1570023216308297

Li L-C and Kan L-D (2017) Traditional Chinese medicine for pulmonary fibrosis therapy: Progress and future prospects. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 198, 45-63. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874116308029

Li P, Hu H, Luo S, Zhang L and Gao J (2017) Shelf life extension of fresh lotus pods and seeds (Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn.) in response to treatments with 1-MCP and lacquer wax. Postharvest Biology and Technology 125, 140-149. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0925521416304513

Li S, Li X, Lamikanra O, Luo Q, Liu Z and Yang J (2017) Effect of cooking on physicochemical properties and volatile compounds in lotus root (Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn). Food Chemistry 216, 316-323. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0308814616312845

Liu C-x, Cheng Y-y, Guo D-a, Zhang T-j, Li Y-z, Hou W-b, Huang L-q and Xu H-y (2017) A New Concept on Quality Marker for Quality Assessment and Process Control of Chinese Medicines. Chinese Herbal Medicines 9, 3-13. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1674638417600704

Ludwiczuk A, Skalicka-Woźniak K and Georgiev MI (2017) Chapter 11 - Terpenoids A2 - Badal, Simone. In ‘Pharmacognosy’ (Ed.^(Eds Delgoda R) pp. 233-266. (Academic Press: Boston). //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780128021040000111

Malik J (2017) Phytomedicine. In ‘Neuroprotective Effects of Phytochemicals in Neurological Disorders’ (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 167-198. (John Wiley & Sons, Inc.). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781119155195.ch8

Marden JH, Mangan SA, Peterson MP, Wafula E, Fescemyer HW, Der JP, dePamphilis CW and Comita LS (2017) Ecological genomics of tropical trees: how local population size and allelic diversity of resistance genes relate to immune responses, cosusceptibility to pathogens, and negative density dependence. Molecular Ecology, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/mec.13999

Men X, Shi J, et al. (2017) Glycerol-3-Phosphate Acyltransferase 3 (OsGPAT3) is required for anther development and male fertility in rice. J. Exp. Bot., erw445. http://jxb.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/erw445v1

Min T, Xie J, Zheng M, Yi Y, Hou W, Wang L, Ai Y and Wang H (2017) The effect of different temperatures on browning incidence and phenol compound metabolism in fresh-cut lotus (Nelumbo nucifera G.) root. Postharvest Biology and Technology 123, 69-76. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S092552141630237X

Mojiri H and Aliofkhazraei M (2017) 3.19 Effect of Surface Roughness on Wetting Properties A2 - Hashmi, MSJ. In ‘Comprehensive Materials Finishing’ (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 276-305. (Elsevier: Oxford). //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780128035818091815

Pastorino G, Marchetti C, Borghesi B, Cornara L, Ribulla S and Burlando B (2017) Biological activities of the legume crops Melilotus officinalis and Lespedeza capitata for skin care and pharmaceutical applications. Industrial Crops and Products 96, 158-164. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S092666901630810X

Pasukamonset P, Kwon O and Adisakwattana S (2017) Oxidative Stability of Cooked Pork Patties Incorporated with Clitoria ternatea Extract (Blue Pea Flower Petal) During Refrigerated Storage. Journal of Food Processing and Preservation 41, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jfpp.12751

Rauf A, Uysal S, et al. (2017) In vivo and in silico sedative-hypnotic like activity of 7-methyljuglone isolated from Diospyros lotus L. Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy 87, 678-682. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0753332216324088

Rehman F, Pervez A, Khattak BN and Ahmad R (2017) Constructed Wetlands: Perspectives of the Oxygen Released in the Rhizosphere of Macrophytes. CLEAN – Soil, Air, Water 45, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/clen.201600054

Saha T, Kumar S and Bhaumik SK (2017) Slip-enhanced flow through thin packed column with superhydrophobic wall. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 240, 468-476. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0925400516314290

Sharma BR, Gautam LNS, Adhikari D and Karki R (2017) A Comprehensive Review on Chemical Profiling of Nelumbo Nucifera: Potential for Drug Development. Phytotherapy Research 31, 3-26. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ptr.5732

Sharma BR, Kim DW and Rhyu DY (2017) Korean Chungtaejeon tea extract attenuates weight gain in C57BL/6J-Lep ob/ob mice and regulates adipogenesis and lipolysis in 3T3-L1 adipocytes. Journal of Integrative Medicine 15, 56-63. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2095496417603212

Shi T, Wang K and Yang P (2017) The evolution of plant microRNAs: insights from a basal eudicot sacred lotus. The Plant Journal, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tpj.13394

Sopade PA (2017) Cereal processing and glycaemic response. International Journal of Food Science & Technology 52, 22-37. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijfs.13237

Sun X, Baldwin EA, Plotto A, Manthey JA, Duan Y and Bai J (2017) Effects of thermal processing and pulp filtration on physical, chemical and sensory properties of winter melon juice. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture 97, 543-550. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jsfa.7761

Tonti-Filippini J, Nevill PG, Dixon K and Small I (2017) What can we do with 1000 plastid genomes? The Plant Journal, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tpj.13491

Wang F, Li S and Wang L (2017) Fabrication of artificial super-hydrophobic lotus-leaf-like bamboo surfaces through soft lithography. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects 513, 389-395. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0927775716309384

Wang L, Wu S-M, Zhu Y, Fan Q, Zhang Z-N, Hu G, Peng Q-Z and Wu J-H (2017) Functional characterization of a novel jasmonate ZIM-domain interactor (NINJA) from upland cotton (Gossypium hirsutum). Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 112, 152-160. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0981942817300050

Zhang N, Lian Z, Peng X, Li Z and Zhu H (2017) Applications of Higenamine in pharmacology and medicine. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 196, 242-252. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874116310832

Zhang Q, Yang F-Q, Ge L, Hu Y-J and Xia Z-N (2017) Recent applications of hydrophilic interaction liquid chromatography in pharmaceutical analysis. Journal of Separation Science 40, 49-80. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jssc.201600843

Zhang Y, Liu S, Zheng X, Wang X, Xu Y, Tang H, Kang F, Yang Q-H and Luo J (2017) Biomass Organs Control the Porosity of Their Pyrolyzed Carbon. Advanced Functional Materials 27, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201604687

Zhang Y, Yang X, Wang J, Zhou W, Lu R, Gao H and Zhang S (2017) In situ solvent formation microextraction combined with magnetic dispersive micro-solid-phase extraction for the determination of benzoylurea insecticides in water samples. Journal of Separation Science 40, 442-448. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jssc.201600787

Zhao Y, Jiang Y, Zheng B, Zhuang W, Zheng Y and Tian Y (2017) Influence of microwave vacuum drying on glass transition temperature, gelatinization temperature, physical and chemical qualities of lotus seeds. Food Chemistry 228, 167-176. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0308814617301528

Zhou S, He Y, Yuan X, Peng S and Yue J (2017) Greenhouse gas emissions from different land-use areas in the Littoral Zone of the Three Gorges Reservoir, China. Ecological Engineering 100, 316-324. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0925857417300034

Zhu F (2017) Structures, properties, and applications of lotus starches. Food Hydrocolloids 63, 332-348. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0268005X1630385X

Zhu Y-D, Zou X-B, Shi J-Y, Zhao J-W and Huang X-W (2017) Observation of the Oil Content of Fried Lotus (Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn.) Root Slices by Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopy Based on Three-Dimensional Model. Journal of Food Processing and Preservation 41, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jfpp.12762

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Bandh SA, Kamili AN, Ganai BA and Lone BA (2016) Opportunistic fungi in lake water and fungal infections in associated human population in Dal Lake, Kashmir. Microbial Pathogenesis 93, 105-110. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0882401015301996

Baskaran R, Poornima P, Huang CY and Padma VV (2016) Neferine prevents NF-κB translocation and protects muscle cells from oxidative stress and apoptosis induced by hypoxia. BioFactors 42, 407-417. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/biof.1286

Baskaran R, Poornima P, Priya LB, Huang C-Y and Padma VV (2016) Neferine prevents autophagy induced by hypoxia through activation of Akt/mTOR pathway and Nrf2 in muscle cells. Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy 83, 1407-1413. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0753332216310034

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Bernardi DM, Bertol TM, Pflanzer SB, Sgarbieri VC and Pollonio MAR (2016) ω-3 in meat products: benefits and effects on lipid oxidative stability. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture 96, 2620-2634. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jsfa.7559

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Burrieza HP, Sanguinetti A, Michieli CT, Bertero HD and Maldonado S (2016) Death of embryos from 2300-year-old quinoa seeds found in an archaeological site. Plant Science 253, 107-117. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0168945216305222

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Chan JD, Acharya S, Day TA and Marchant JS (2016) Pharmacological profiling an abundantly expressed schistosome serotonergic GPCR identifies nuciferine as a potent antagonist. International Journal for Parasitology: Drugs and Drug Resistance 6, 364-370. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2211320716300379

Chang C-H, Ou T-T, Yang M-Y, Huang C-C and Wang C-J (2016) Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn leaves extract inhibits the angiogenesis and metastasis of breast cancer cells by downregulation connective tissue growth factor (CTGF) mediated PI3K/AKT/ERK signaling. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 188, 111-122. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874116302768

Chang L, Shao Q, Xi X, Chu Q and Wei Y (2016) Separation of four flavonol glycosides from Solanum rostratum Dunal using aqueous two-phase flotation followed by preparative high-performance liquid chromatography. Journal of Separation Science, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jssc.201600922

Chawchai S, Kylander ME, Chabangborn A, Löwemark L and Wohlfarth B (2016) Testing commonly used X-ray fluorescence core scanning-based proxies for organic-rich lake sediments and peat. Boreas 45, 180-189. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bor.12145

Chen H-h, Chu P, Zhou Y-l, Ding Y, Li Y, Liu J, Jiang L-w and Huang S-z (2016) Ectopic expression of NnPER1, a Nelumbo nucifera 1-cysteine peroxiredoxin antioxidant, enhances seed longevity and stress tolerance in Arabidopsis. The Plant Journal 88, 608-619. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tpj.13286

Chen Mh, May BH, Zhou IW, Zhang AL and Xue CC (2016) Integrative Medicine for Relief of Nausea and Vomiting in the Treatment of Colorectal Cancer Using Oxaliplatin-Based Chemotherapy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Phytotherapy Research 30, 741-753. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ptr.5586

Chen Z and Schäffer A (2016) The fate of the herbicide propanil in plants of the littoral zone of the Three Gorges Reservoir (TGR), China. Journal of Environmental Sciences 48, 24-33. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1001074216300882

Cheng N, Zeng X-F, Xing-Fei Z, Ying D, You-Wei W, Ke-Qiang X, Ming-Quan Z and Zhong-Li H (2016) Characterization and expression analysis of the expansin gene NnEXPA1 in lotus Nelumbo nucifera. Biologia. 71, 79-86. http://dx.doi.org/10.1515/biolog-2016-0015

Chu C, Lu Z, Wang X, Yang W, Liu Y, Jiao J, Ouyang Y and Yao J (2016) OsSET7, a homologue of ARABIDOPSIS TRITHORAX-RELATED protein that plays a role in grain elongation regulation in rice. Agri Gene 1, 135-142. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2352215116300186

Chuang L, Panyoyai N, Shanks R and Kasapis S (2016) Structure and phase behaviour of microcrystalline cellulose in mixture with condensed systems of potato starch. International Journal of Food Science & Technology, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijfs.13337

Cruz RAS, Almeida H, Fernandes CP, Joseph-Nathan P, Rocha L and Leitão GG (2016) A new tropane alkaloid from the leaves of Erythroxylum subsessile isolated by pH-zone-refining counter-current chromatography. Journal of Separation Science 39, 1273-1277. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jssc.201500952

Das S, Singhal S, Kumar N, Rao CM, Sumalatha S, Dave J, Dave R and Nandakumar K (2016) Standardised extract of safed musli (Chlorophytum borivilianum) increases aphrodisiac potential besides being safe in male Wistar rats. Andrologia 48, 1236-1243. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/and.12567

Deng H, Zhang L-S, Zhang G-Q, Zheng B-Q, Liu Z-J and Wang Y (2016) Evolutionary history of PEPC genes in green plants: Implications for the evolution of CAM in orchids. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 94, Part B, 559-564. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1055790315003103

Deng J, Li M, Huang L, Yang M and Yang P (2016) Genome-Wide Analysis of the R2R3 MYB Subfamily Genes in Lotus (Nelumbo nucifera). Plant molecular biology reporter. 34, 1016-1026. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11105-016-0981-3

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Liu Y-Y, Yang K-Z, Wei X-X and Wang X-Q (2016) Revisiting the phosphatidylethanolamine-binding protein (PEBP) gene family reveals cryptic FLOWERING LOCUS T gene homologs in gymnosperms and sheds new light on functional evolution. New Phytologist 212, 730-744. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nph.14066

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Thiyagarajan V, Lin S-H, Chang Y-C and Weng C-F (2016) Identification of novel FAK and S6K1 dual inhibitors from natural compounds via ADMET screening and molecular docking. Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy 80, 52-62. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S075333221530425X

Tian F, Lv H-Y, Zou J-L, Wang Y, Duan M-J, Chu X-Q, Li D, Zhu L and Jiang J-Q (2016) Synthesis and evaluation of benzylisoquinoline derivatives for their inhibition on pancreatic lipase and preadipocyte proliferation. Chinese Journal of Natural Medicines 14, 382-390. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1875536416300565

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Wang D-Q, Wu C-N, Song Y, Jiang H-Q, Zhou H-L, Zhang C, Li H-F, Zhang X-L and Wu Y (2016) Chemical constituents from Ilex urceolatus. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 64, 70-73. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0305197815003002

Wang J, Cao X, Ferchaud V, Qi Y, Jiang H, Tang F, Yue Y and Chin KL (2016) Variations in chemical fingerprints and major flavonoid contents from the leaves of thirty-one accessions of Hibiscus sabdariffa L. Biomedical Chromatography 30, 880-887. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bmc.3623

Wang W, Xia M, Chen J, Deng F, Yuan R, Zhang X and Shen F (2016) Genome-wide analysis of superoxide dismutase gene family in Gossypium raimondii and G. arboreum. Plant Gene 6, 18-29. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S235240731600007X

Wang X, Gui S, Pan L, Hu J and Ding Y (2016) Development and Characterization of Polymorphic MicroRNA-Based Microsatellite Markers in Nelumbo nucifera (Nelumbonaceae). Applications in plant sciences. 4. http://dx.doi.org/10.3732%2Fapps.1500091

Wang Y, Hu J-S, Lin H-Q, Ip T-M and Wan DC-C (2016) Herbalog: A tool for target-based identification of herbal drug efficacy through molecular docking. Phytomedicine 23, 1469-1474. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0944711316301519

Wang Z, Chen B, Zhang X, Li Y, Fang W, Yu X and Dang L (2016) Fractionation of kudzu amylose and amylopectin and their microstructure and physicochemical properties. Starch - Stärke, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/star.201500305

Wigzell JM, Racovita RC, et al. (2016) Smart water channelling through dual wettability by leaves of the bamboo Phyllostachys aurea. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects 506, 344-355. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0927775716305106

Wong VK-W, Law BY-K, Yao X-J, Chen X, Xu SW, Liu L and Leung EL-H (2016) Advanced research technology for discovery of new effective compounds from Chinese herbal medicine and their molecular targets. Pharmacological Research 111, 546-555. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1043661816305357

Wu Y-q, Wei M-r, Zhao D-q and Tao J (2016) Flavonoid content and expression analysis of flavonoid biosynthetic genes in herbaceous peony (Paeonia lactiflora Pall.) with double colors. Journal of Integrative Agriculture 15, 2023-2031. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2095311915613181

Xiong W, Chen X, Lv G, Hu D, Zhao J and Li S (2016) Optimization of microwave-assisted extraction of bioactive alkaloids from lotus plumule using response surface methodology. Journal of Pharmaceutical Analysis 6, 382-388. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2095177916300533

Xu H, Zhan L and Zhang L (2016) Comparison of microwave-assisted and heat reflux extraction techniques for the extraction of ten major compounds from Zibu Piyin Recipe using ultra high performance liquid chromatography with tandem mass spectrometry. Journal of Separation Science 39, 1009-1015. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jssc.201501033

Xue Z, Hao J, Yu W and Kou X (2016) Effects of Processing and Storage Preservation Technologies on Nutritional Quality and Biological Activities of Edible Fungi: A Review. Journal of Food Process Engineering, n/a-n/a. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jfpe.12437

Yamoah KKA, Chabangborn A, Chawchai S, Väliranta M, Wohlfarth B and Smittenberg RH (2016) Large variability in n-alkane δ13C values in Lake Pa Kho (Thailand) driven by wetland wetness and aquatic productivity. Organic Geochemistry 97, 53-60. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0146638016300250

Yan Y (2016) 2 - Developments in fibers for technical nonwovens A2 - Kellie, George. In ‘Advances in Technical Nonwovens’ (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 19-96. (Woodhead Publishing). //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780081005750000024

Yao L, Yang Y, Sun Y, Cui Q, Zhang J and Wang H (2016) Early Neolithic human exploitation and processing of plant foods in the Lower Yangtze River, China. Quaternary International 426, 56-64. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040618215301117

Ye L-H, Kong L-T, Yan M-Z, Cao F-R, Wang L-S, Liao Y-H, Pan R-L and Chang Q (2016) Lotus leaf alkaloid fraction can strongly inhibit CYP2D6 isoenzyme activity. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 194, 913-917. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874116314295

Ye L-H, Xiao B-X, Liao Y-H, Liu X-M, Pan R-L and Chang Q (2016) Metabolism profiles of nuciferine in rats using ultrafast liquid chromatography with tandem mass spectrometry. Biomedical Chromatography 30, 1216-1222. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bmc.3670

Yue J, Yuan X, Li B, Ren H and Wang X (2016) Emergy and exergy evaluation of a dike-pond project in the drawdown zone (DDZ) of the Three Gorges Reservoir (TGR). Ecological Indicators 71, 248-257. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1470160X16302503

Zan G and Wu Q (2016) Biomimetic and Bioinspired Synthesis of Nanomaterials/Nanostructures. Advanced Materials 28, 2099-2147. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.201503215

Zha J, Batisse N, Claves D, Dubois M, Frezet L, Kharitonov AP and Alekseiko LN (2016) Superhydrophocity via gas-phase monomers grafting onto carbon nanotubes. Progress in Surface Science 91, 57-71. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0079681616000034

Zhang C, McAdams DA and Grunlan JC (2016) Nano/Micro-Manufacturing of Bioinspired Materials: a Review of Methods to Mimic Natural Structures. Advanced Materials 28, 6292-6321. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.201505555

Zhang H, Du C, Wang Y, Wang J, Zheng L and Wang Y (2016) The Reaumuria trigyna leucoanthocyanidin dioxygenase (RtLDOX) gene complements anthocyanidin synthesis and increases the salt tolerance potential of a transgenic Arabidopsis LDOX mutant. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry 106, 278-287. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0981942816301759

Zhao D, Ferguson AA and Jiang N (2016) What makes up plant genomes: The vanishing line between transposable elements and genes. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Gene Regulatory Mechanisms 1859, 366-380. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1874939915002692

Zhao J, Ge L-Y, Xiong W, Leong F, Huang L-Q and Li S-P (2016) Advanced development in phytochemicals analysis of medicine and food dual purposes plants used in China (2011–2014). Journal of Chromatography A 1428, 39-54. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0021967315012716

Zhao J, Sun M, Hu D and Hao Y (2016) Molecular Cloning and Expression Analysis of a Hexokinase Gene, MdHXK1 in Apple. Horticultural Plant Journal 2, 67-74. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2468014116300310

Zhao W, Xie W, Du S, Yan S, Li J and Wang Q (2016) Changes in physicochemical properties related to the texture of lotus rhizomes subjected to heat blanching and calcium immersion. Food Chemistry 211, 409-414. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0308814616307555

Zhu Z, Gui S, Jin J, Yi R, Wu Z, Qian Q and Ding Y (2016) The NnCenH3 protein and centromeric DNA sequence profiles of Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn. (sacred lotus) reveal the DNA structures and dynamics of centromeres in basal eudicots. The Plant Journal 87, 568-582. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tpj.13219

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Aliakbarlu J and Khalili Sadaghiani S (2015) Effect of Avishane Shirazi (Zataria Multiflora) and Clove (Syzygium Aromaticum) Essential Oils on Microbiological, Chemical and Sensory Properties of Ground Sheep Meat During Refrigerated Storage. Journal of Food Quality 38, 240-247. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jfq.12147

Aliakbarlu J and Mohammadi S (2015) Effect of Sumac (Rhus coriariaL.) and Barberry (Berberis vulgarisL.) Water Extracts on Microbial Growth and Chemical Changes in Ground Sheep Meat. Journal of Food Processing and Preservation 39, 1859-1866. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jfpp.12423

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Bae J-W, Kim D-H, Lee W-W, Kim H-Y and Son C-G (2015) Characterizing the human equivalent dose of herbal medicines in animal toxicity studies. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 162, 1-6. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874114009040

Baskaran R, Kalaiselvi P, Huang C-Y and Padma VV (2015) Neferine, a bisbenzylisoquinoline alkaloid, offers protection against cobalt chloride-mediated hypoxia-induced oxidative stress in muscle cells. Integrative Medicine Research 4, 231-241. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2213422015005594

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Bhadra S, Dalai MK, Chanda J and Mukherjee PK (2015) Chapter 13 - Evaluation of Bioactive Compounds as Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitors from Medicinal Plants. In ‘Evidence-Based Validation of Herbal Medicine’ (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 273-306. (Elsevier: Boston). //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780128008744000131

Bhat R, Shaharuddin NA and Kuang YT (2015) A Promising Approach Toward Exploring Nutritional and Functional Qualities of Beko (Oroxylum IndicumL. Benth. Ex Kurz) Pods For Potential Food Applications. Journal of Food Processing and Preservation 39, 47-55. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jfpp.12207

Bhat R and Stamminger R (2015) Preserving Strawberry Quality by Employing Novel Food Preservation and Processing Techniques – Recent Updates and Future Scope – An Overview. Journal of Food Process Engineering 38, 536-554. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jfpe.12184

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Buldrini F, Simoncelli A, Accordi S, Pezzi G and Dallai D (2015) Ten years of citizen science data collection of wetland plants in an urban protected area. Acta botanica Gallica. 162, 365-373. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/12538078.2015.1080187

Cai XX, Hong YX, Wang SY, Zhao LN and Rao PF (2015) Purification and enzymatic characteristics of a novel polyphenol oxidase from lotus seed (Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn.). International journal of food science & technology. 50, 1026-1032. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijfs.12735

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Chai T-T, Ooh K-F, Quah Y and Wong F-C (2015) Edible freshwater macrophytes: a source of anticancer and antioxidative natural products—a mini-review. Phytochemistry reviews. 14, 443-457. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11101-015-9399-z

Chanthini AB, Balasubramani G, Ramkumar R, Sowmiya R, Balakumaran MD, Kalaichelvan PT and Perumal P (2015) Structural characterization, antioxidant and in vitro cytotoxic properties of seagrass, Cymodocea serrulata (R.Br.) Asch. &amp; Magnus mediated silver nanoparticles. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology 153, 145-152. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S101113441500305X

Chen G-K, Li X-B, He H-Z, Li H-S and Zhang Z-M (2015) Varietal differences in the growth of rice seedlings exposed to perchlorate and their antioxidative defense mechanisms. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 34, 1926-1933. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/etc.3028

Cheng N, Zeng X-F, Zheng X-F, Diao Y, Wang Y-W, Xie K-Q, Zhou M-Q and Hu Z-L (2015) Cloning and characterization of the genes encoding the small and large subunit of the ADP-glucose pyrophosphorylase in lotus (Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn). Acta physiologiae plantarum. 37, 1734. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11738-014-1734-2

Chingwaru W, Vidmar J and Kapewangolo PT (2015) The Potential of Sub-Saharan African Plants in the Management of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infections: A Review. Phytotherapy Research 29, 1452-1487. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ptr.5433

Condezo-Hoyos L, Abderrahim F, Arriba SM and Carmen González M (2015) A novel, micro, rapid and direct assay to assess total antioxidant capacity of solid foods. Talanta 138, 108-116. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0039914015000727

Darmanin T and Guittard F (2015) Superhydrophobic and superoleophobic properties in nature. Materials Today 18, 273-285. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1369702115000024

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Delaviz Y, Santerre JP and Cvitkovitch DG (2015) 11 - Infection resistant biomaterials. In ‘Biomaterials and Medical Device - Associated Infections’ (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 223-254. (Woodhead Publishing: Oxford). //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780857095978500116

Deng J, Fu Z, Chen S, Damaris RN, Wang K, Li T and Yang P (2015) Proteomic and Epigenetic Analyses of Lotus (Nelumbo nucifera) Petals Between Red and White cultivars. Plant Cell Physiol. 56, 1546-1555. http://pcp.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/56/8/1546

Dong C, Zheng X, Diao Y, Wang Y, Zhou M and Hu Z (2015) Molecular Cloning and Expression Analysis of a Catalase Gene (NnCAT) from Nelumbo nucifera. Applied biochemistry and biotechnology. 177, 1216-1228. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12010-015-1808-7

Duan X, Huang L-l, Wang M-m, Qiao F and Fang C-f (2015) Studies on the Effects of Microwave Power and Temperature Control on the Quality of Whole Lychee (Litchi chinensis Sonn.) Fruit during Microwave Vacuum Drying. Journal of Food Processing and Preservation 39, 423-431. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jfpp.12247

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Fong SYK, Mok RY, Gao Q, Wong YC and Zuo Z (2015) PHYTOMEDICINES FOR CNS DISORDERS. In ‘Phytotherapies’ (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 504-535. (John Wiley & Sons, Inc.). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781119006039.ch20

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Ganie SH, Upadhyay P, Das S and Prasad Sharma M (2015) Authentication of medicinal plants by DNA markers. Plant Gene 4, 83-99. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S235240731500030X

Gao T-C, Cho J-Y, Feng L-Y, Chanmuang S, Pongworn S, Jaiswal L, Auh C-K, Pai T-K and Ham K-S (2015) Heat-Treated Solar Sea Salt Has Antioxidant Activity In Vitro and Produces Less Oxidative Stress in Rats Compared with Untreated Solar Sea Salt. Journal of Food Biochemistry 39, 631-641. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jfbc.12165

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Gong D, Long J, Fan P, Jiang D, Zhang H and Zhong M (2015) Thermal stability of micro–nano structures and superhydrophobicity of polytetrafluoroethylene films formed by hot embossing via a picosecond laser ablated template. Applied Surface Science 331, 437-443. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0169433215001270

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Grienke U, Mair CE, Saxena P, Baburin I, Scheel O, Ganzera M, Schuster D, Hering S and Rollinger JM (2015) Human ether-à-go-go related gene (hERG) channel blocking aporphine alkaloids from lotus leaves and their quantitative analysis in dietary weight loss supplements. Journal of agricultural and food chemistry. 63, 5634-5639. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.jafc.5b01901

Guo Z, Zeng S, Lu X, Zhou M, Zheng M and Zheng B (2015) Structural and physicochemical properties of lotus seed starch treated with ultra-high pressure. Food Chemistry 186, 223-230. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0308814615004410

Guo Z, Zeng S, Zhang Y, Lu X, Tian Y and Zheng B (2015) The effects of ultra-high pressure on the structural, rheological and retrogradation properties of lotus seed starch. Food Hydrocolloids 44, 285-291. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0268005X14003208

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Hestir EL, Brando VE, Bresciani M, Giardino C, Matta E, Villa P and Dekker AG (2015) Measuring freshwater aquatic ecosystems: The need for a hyperspectral global mapping satellite mission. Remote Sensing of Environment 167, 181-195. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0034425715300237

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Hu G, Xu R-a, Dong Y-y, Wang Y-y, Yao W-w, Chen Z-c, Chen D, Bu T and Ge R-s (2015) Simultaneous determination of liensinine, isoliensinine and neferine in rat plasma by UPLC–MS/MS and application of the technique to pharmacokinetic studies. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 163, 94-98. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874115000355

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Wang Y, Guan Z, Chen F, Fang W and Teng N (2012) Pollen viability, pistil receptivity, and embryo development in hybridization of Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn. ScientificWorldJournal 2012, 678706.

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Zhang X, Liu Z, Xu B, Sun Z, Gong Y and Shao C (2012) Neferine, an alkaloid ingredient in lotus seed embryo, inhibits proliferation of human osteosarcoma cells by promoting p38 MAPK-mediated p21 stabilization. European Journal of Pharmacology 677, 47-54. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0014299911015883

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Zhou Y, Chen H, et al. (2012) NnHSP17.5, a cytosolic class II small heat shock protein gene from Nelumbo nucifera, contributes to seed germination vigor and seedling thermotolerance in transgenic Arabidopsis. Plant Cell Rep 31, 379-89.

Zhou Y, Chen H, et al. (2012) NnHSP17.5, a cytosolic class II small heat shock protein gene from Nelumbo nucifera, contributes to seed germination vigor and seedling thermotolerance in transgenic Arabidopsis. Plant cell reports. 31, 379-389. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00299-011-1173-0

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References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Nelumbo nucifera: 1104; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

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Kim SH, Zhao X, Shen J and Chang KJ (2013) Effects of phytosterols and fatty acids from lotus (Nelumbo Nucifera) seed on differentiation of human preadipocytes into adipocytes. FASEB J 27, 1079.30-.  http://www.fasebj.org

Liu S, Qiu F, Kong W, Wei J, Xiao X and Yang M (2013) Development and validation of an accurate and rapid LC-ESI-MS/MS method for the simultaneous quantification of aflatoxin B1, B2, G1 and G2 in lotus seeds. Food Control 29, 156-161.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0956713512003040

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Suinyuy TN, Donaldson JS and Johnson SD (2013) Patterns of odour emission, thermogenesis and pollinator activity in cones of an African cycad: what mechanisms apply? Ann. Bot. 112, 891-902.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/112/5/891

Verma P, Kaur H, Petla BP, Rao V, Saxena SC and Majee M (2013) PROTEIN L-ISOASPARTYL METHYLTRANSFERASE2 Is Differentially Expressed in Chickpea and Enhances Seed Vigor and Longevity by Reducing Abnormal Isoaspartyl Accumulation Predominantly in Seed Nuclear Proteins. Plant Physiology 161, 1141-1157.  http://www.plantphysiol.org/cgi/content/abstract/161/3/1141

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Chang C-H, Hsieh C-L, Wang H-E, Peng C-C, Chyau C-C and Peng RY (2012) Unique bioactive polyphenolic profile of guava (Psidium guajava) budding leaf tea is related to plant biochemistry of budding leaves in early dawn. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, n/a-n/a.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jsfa.5832

Chaudhuri P and Singh D (2012) A new triterpenoid from the rhizomes of Nelumbo nucifera. Nat Prod Res.

Chen D, Li J and Ren J (2012) Biocomposites based on ramie fibers and poly(L-lactic acid) (PLLA): morphology and properties. Polymers for Advanced Technologies 23, 198-207.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pat.1852

Chen H, Chu P, et al. (2012) Overexpression of AtOGG1, a DNA glycosylase/AP lyase, enhances seed longevity and abiotic stress tolerance in Arabidopsis. J. Exp. Bot. 63, 4107-4121.  http://jxb.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/63/11/4107

Chen J, Ma X, et al. (2012) The active ingredients of Jiang-Zhi-Ning: study of the Nelumbo nucifera alkaloids and their main bioactive metabolites. Molecules 17, 9855-67.

Chen J, Zhang H, Han Z, Ye J and Liu Z (2012) The influence of aquatic macrophytes on Microcystis aeruginosa growth. Ecological Engineering 42, 130-133.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0925857412000717

Chen S, Fang L, Xi H, Guan L, Fang J, Liu Y, Wu B and Li S (2012) Simultaneous qualitative assessment and quantitative analysis of flavonoids in various tissues of lotus (Nelumbo nucifera) using high performance liquid chromatography coupled with triple quad mass spectrometry. Analytica Chimica Acta 724, 127-135.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0003267012003625

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Chen S, Wu B, Fang J, Liu Y, Zhang H, Fang L, Guan L and Li S (2012) Analysis of flavonoids from lotus (Nelumbo nucifera) leaves using high performance liquid chromatography/photodiode array detector tandem electrospray ionization mass spectrometry and an extraction method optimized by orthogonal design. J Chromatogr A 1227, 145-53.

Chen S, Wu B-H, Fang J-B, Liu Y-L, Zhang H-H, Fang L-C, Guan L and Li S-H (2012) Analysis of flavonoids from lotus (Nelumbo nucifera) leaves using high performance liquid chromatography/photodiode array detector tandem electrospray ionization mass spectrometry and an extraction method optimized by orthogonal design. Journal of Chromatography A 1227, 145-153.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0021967312000337

Chen YY, Chu HJ, Liu H and Liu YL (2012) Abundant genetic diversity of the wild rice Zizania latifolia in central China revealed by microsatellites. Annals of Applied Biology 161, 192-201.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1744-7348.2012.00564.x

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Chu P, Chen H, Zhou Y, Li Y, Ding Y, Jiang L, Tsang E, Wu K and Huang S (2012) Proteomic and functional analyses of Nelumbo nucifera annexins involved in seed thermotolerance and germination vigor. Planta 235, 1271-88.

Chueh W-H and Lin J-Y (2012) Protective effect of isoquinoline alkaloid berberine on spontaneous inflammation in the spleen, liver and kidney of non-obese diabetic mice through downregulating gene expression ratios of pro-/anti-inflammatory and Th1/Th2 cytokines. Food Chemistry 131, 1263-1271.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0308814611013938

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Chen J-C, Ho T-Y, Chang Y-S, Wu S-L, Li C-C and Hsiang C-Y (2009) Identification of Escherichia coli enterotoxin inhibitors from traditional medicinal herbs by in silico, in vitro, and in vivo analyses. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 121, 372-378.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874108006417

Chen K-N, Bao C-H and Zhou W-P (2009) Ecological restoration in eutrophic Lake Wuli: A large enclosure experiment. Ecological Engineering 35, 1646-1655.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0925857408002334

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Dang H, Chen Y, Liu X, Wang Q, Wang L, Jia W and Wang Y (2009) Antidepressant effects of ginseng total saponins in the forced swimming test and chronic mild stress models of depression. Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry 33, 1417-1424.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0278584609002486

Deepa PK, Usha PTA, Chandrasekharan Nair AM and Prasannakumari KT (2009) Antipyretic activity of seeds from red and white type of lotus (Nelumbo nucifera) in albino rat. Veterinary world. 2, 213-214.  http://www.veterinaryworld.org/

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Gao Y-X, Zhu G-W, Qin B-Q, Pang Y, Gong Z-J and Zhang Y-L (2009) Effect of ecological engineering on the nutrient content of surface sediments in Lake Taihu, China. Ecological Engineering 35, 1624-1630.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0925857408001377

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Gil-DÍaz M, Santos-Delgado MJ, Rubio-Barroso S and Polo-DÍez LM (2009) Free D-amino acids determination in ready-to-eat cooked ham irradiated with electron-beam by indirect chiral HPLC. Meat Science 82, 24-29.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0309174008004105

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Gireesh G, Thomas SK, Joseph B and Paulose CS (2009) Antihyperglycemic and insulin secretory activity of Costus pictus leaf extract in streptozotocin induced diabetic rats and in in vitro pancreatic islet culture. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 123, 470-474.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874109001597

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Gu DF, Li XL, et al. (2009) Blockade of HERG K+ channel by isoquinoline alkaloid neferine in the stable transfected HEK293 cells. Naunyn Schmiedebergs Arch Pharmacol 380, 143-51.

Gunaratne AM, Jayakody S and Bambaradeniya CNB (2009) Spatial distribution of aquatic birds in Anavilundawa Ramsar wetland sanctuary in Sri Lanka. Biological invasions. 11, 951-958.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10530-008-9307-1

Harnafi H, Aziz M and Amrani S (2009) Sweet basil (Ocimum basilicum L.) improves lipid metabolism in hypercholesterolemic rats. e-SPEN, the European e-Journal of Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism 4, e181-e186.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1751499109000419

Hempen C-H and Fischer T (2009) XVI - Herbs that stabilize and bind. In ‘A Materia Medica for Chinese Medicine’ (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 816-855. (Churchill Livingstone: Edinburgh). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780443100949000194

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Hughes KW, Petersen RH and Lickey EB (2009) Using heterozygosity to estimate a percentage DNA sequence similarity for environmental species’ delimitation across basidiomycete fungi. New Phytologist 182, 795-798.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-8137.2009.02802.x

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Developmental changes and organelle biogenesis in the reproductive organs of thermogenic skunk cabbage (Symplocarpus renifolius). Ann. Bot. 104, i-.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org http://jxb.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/60/13/3909

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Jiang Z, Liu F, Goh JJL, Yu L, Li SFY, Ong ES and Ong CN (2009) Determination of senkirkine and senecionine in Tussilago farfara using microwave-assisted extraction and pressurized hot water extraction with liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry. Talanta 79, 539-546.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S003991400900335X

Jung HA, Kim YS and Choi JS (2009) Quantitative HPLC analysis of two key flavonoids and inhibitory activities against aldose reductase from different parts of the Korean thistle, Cirsium maackii. Food and Chemical Toxicology 47, 2790-2797.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0278691509004025

Kandeler R and Ullrich WR (2009) Symbolism of plants: examples from European-Mediterranean culture presented with biology and history of art: JULY: Lotus. J. Exp. Bot. 60, 2461-2464.  http://jxb.oxfordjournals.org

Khattak KF, Simpson TJ and Ihasnullah (2009) Effect of gamma irradiation on the microbial load, nutrient composition and free radical scavenging activity of Nelumbo nucifera rhizome. Radiation Physics and Chemistry 78, 206-212.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0969806X08002661

Koch K and Barthlott W (2009) Superhydrophobic and superhydrophilic plant surfaces: an inspiration for biomimetic materials. Phil Trans R Soc A 367, 1487-1509.  http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/cgi/content/abstract/367/1893/1487

Koch K, Bhushan B and Barthlott W (2009) Multifunctional surface structures of plants: An inspiration for biomimetics. Progress in Materials Science 54, 137-178.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0079642508000704

Koch K, Bhushan B, Ensikat H-J and Barthlott W (2009) Self-healing of voids in the wax coating on plant surfaces. Phil Trans R Soc A 367, 1673-1688.  http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/cgi/content/abstract/367/1894/1673

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Kubo N, Hirai M, Kaneko A, Tanaka D and Kasumi K (2009) Development and characterization of simple sequence repeat (SSR) markers in the water lotus (Nelumbo nucifera). Aquatic Botany 90, 191-194.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304377008001277

La-ongsri W, Trisonthi C and Balslev H (2009) A synopsis of Thai Nymphaeaceae. Nordic Journal of Botany 27, 97-114.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1756-1051.2009.00295.x

Li J, Zhang M and Zheng T (2009) The in vitro antioxidant activity of lotus germ oil from supercritical fluid carbon dioxide extraction. Food Chemistry 115, 939-944.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0308814609000363

Li J-K and Huang S-Q (2009) Effective pollinators of Asian sacred lotus (Nelumbo nucifera): contemporary pollinators may not reflect the historical pollination syndrome. Ann. Bot. 104, 845-851.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/104/5/845

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Li W, Qi L, Lin X, Chen H, Ma Z, Wu K and Huang S (2009) The expression of manganese superoxide dismutase gene from Nelumbo nucifera responds strongly to chilling and oxidative stresses. J Integr Plant Biol 51, 279-86.

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Lin MC, Kao SH, Chung PJ, Chan KC, Yang MY and Wang CJ (2009) Improvement for high fat diet-induced hepatic injuries and oxidative stress by flavonoid-enriched extract from Nelumbo nucifera leaf. J Agric Food Chem 57, 5925-32.

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Litvinov AS, Mineeva NM, et al. (2009) Chapter 2 - Volga River Basin. In ‘Rivers of Europe’ (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 23-57. (Academic Press: London). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780123694492000023

Liu D, Han G, Huang J and Zhang Y (2009) Composition and structure study of natural Nelumbo nucifera fiber. Carbohydrate Polymers 75, 39-43.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S014486170800266X

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Mao Y-Y and Huang S-Q (2009) Pollen resistance to water in 80 angiosperm species: flower structures protect rain-susceptible pollen. New Phytologist 183, 892-899.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-8137.2009.02925.x

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Nobel PS (2009) Chapter 2 - Water. In ‘Physicochemical and Environmental Plant Physiology (Fourth Edition)’ (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 44-99. (Academic Press: San Diego). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780123741431000028

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(2005) Subject Index. Scientia Horticulturae 105, 523-532.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304423805001780

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Ferguson DK (2005) Plant Taphonomy: Ruminations on the Past, the Present, and the Future. Palaios 20, 418-428.  http://palaios.sepmonline.org

Finlayson CM (2005) Plant Ecology of Australia’s Tropical Floodplain Wetlands: A Review. Ann. Bot. 96, 541-555.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/96/4/541

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Tong J, Sun J, Chen D and Zhang S (2005) Geometrical features and wettability of dung beetles and potential biomimetic engineering applications in tillage implements. Soil and Tillage Research 80, 1-12.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0167198704000510

Vogel H, González M, Faini F, Razmilic I, Rodríguez J, Martín JS and Urbina F (2005) Antioxidant properties and TLC characterization of four Chilean Haplopappus-species known as bailahuén. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 97, 97-100.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874104005343

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Ito K, Ito T, Onda Y and Uemura M (2004) Temperature-Triggered Periodical Thermogenic Oscillations in Skunk Cabbage (Symplocarpus foetidus). Plant Cell Physiol. 45, 257-264.  http://pcp.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/45/3/257

Jianlong W, Zeyu M and Xuan Z (2004) Response of Saccharomyces cerevisiae to chromium stress. Process Biochemistry 39, 1231-1235.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0032959203002553

Kazancı N, Gulbabazadeh T, Leroy SAG and Ileri Ö (2004) Sedimentary and environmental characteristics of the Gilan–Mazenderan plain, northern Iran: influence of long- and short-term Caspian water level fluctuations on geomorphology. Journal of Marine Systems 46, 145-168.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0924796303001908

Li WL, Zheng HC, Bukuru J and De Kimpe N (2004) Natural medicines used in the traditional Chinese medical system for therapy of diabetes mellitus. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 92, 1-21.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874104000315

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