1. Acaricidal activity of essential oils: a review

Cicera Janaine Camilo; Carla de Fatima Alves Nonato; Fábio Fernandes Galvão-Rodrigues; Wegila Davi Costa; Georgia Gualberto Clemente; Mellyssa Ayêska Custódio Sobreira Macedo; Fabíola Fernandes Galvão Rodrigues; José Galberto Martins da Costa

Volume 1, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 183-198

Abstract
  The environmental problems caused by the uncontrolled use of synthetic pesticides in crop production around the world has increased the search for new plant species that have this activity. As a result, studies with essential oils extracted from plants intensify because they present, among other biological ...  Read More

Acaricidal activity of essential oils: a review


Phytochemistry
2. Characterization of bioactive compounds from Ficus vallis-choudae Delile (Moraceae)

Jean Jules Kezetas Bankeu; Amadou Dawé; Marius Mbiantcha; Guy Raymond Feuya; Iftikhar Ali; Marthe Aimée Tchuente Tchuenmogne; Lateef Mehreen; Bruno Lenta; Muhammad Ali; Augustin Silvère Ngouela

Volume 1, Issue 4 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 235-242

Abstract
  Ficus vallis-choudae Delile has been reported to exhibit antifungal, anticonvulsant, anti-inflammatory and antinociceptive activities. Herein we report the first ever pharmacochemical studies on the figs of Ficus vallis-choudae resulting in isolation of a new ceramide named nkwenamide (1). Also, seven ...  Read More

Characterization of bioactive compounds from <i>Ficus vallis-choudae</i> Delile (Moraceae)