Image of Echinodorus macrophyllus. Alisma macrophyllum Trusted. Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike (CC BY-NC-SA Herb, perennial, to cm tall, glabrous or stellate-pubescent; rhizome present; stolon absent. Leaves emerged, green-brown, petiole ridged, stellate-pubescent . Monographs Details: Echinodorus macrophyllus (Kunth) Micheli subsp. macrophyllus. Authority: Haynes, Robert R. & Holm-Nielsen, Laurtiz B.

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Further studies are needed to evaluate the carcinogenicity of this extract in order to adequately assess the risks for human health. Blade membraneous, sagittato-cordate or triangularly obovate with long blunt lobes, approximately as wide as the midrib length and widest at the base.

Each assay was done in duplicate, with the results representing the average of at least three experiments. Send correspondence to Alvaro C. A set of lacZ mutations in Escherichia coli that allow rapid detection of specific frameshift mutations.

The results represent the average of at least three experiments. You have been logged out successfully! The plant produces a rhizome which a mass is extracted.

Characterization of antioxidants present in hawthorn fruits. Mutagenicity studies Reverse mutagenesis to histidine prototrophy Ames test This assay was done as described by Maron and Amesusing the histidine S.

Genotoxic and mutagenic effects of guarana Paullinia cupana in prokaryotic organisms. The SOS chromotest, a colorimetric bacterial assay for genotoxins: Mutational specificity of oxidative DNA macdophyllus. The beautiful Echinodorus macrophyllus.


Echinodorus macrophyllus

Figure 3 shows the inhibitory effects of catalase, dipyridyl and thiourea on the genotoxicity of the extract in the inductest assay. Echinodors intake and long-term risk of coronary heart disease and cancer in the seven countries study. The bars represent the standard errors. This is particularly important because many plants synthesize toxic substances for defense against viruses, bacteria and fungi and these compounds could have potentially deleterious effects in humans.

It can stand lower temperatures however if acclimatised, though it will stay rather smaller and grow more slowly. A set of lacZ mutations in Escherichia coli which allow rapid detection of each of the six base substitutions.

However, there is little information on the mutagenic effects of most of the active principles found in these medicinal plants. Quillardet and Hofnung Kuster2 Claudia Lage1 and Alvaro C.

In contrast, the origin of G: Support Center Support Center.

Int J Biochem Cell Biol. Inflorescence rarely racemose, usually paniculate having 6 – 13 whorls containing 6 – 9 flowers each. A fold increase in the number of spontaneous revertants was observed after treatment of E. A transversions suggested the accumulation of 8-oxoguanine and of 8-oxo-dG: Mutagenic activity of quercetin and related compounds. To examine the DNA-specific targets further, a group of E.

Grow at tropical temperatures with plenty of light and a rich macrlphyllus.

Material and Methods Bacterial strains The Escherichia coli strains used in this work are listed in Table 1 and the S. G transversions was attributed to the formation of unidentified damage generated by H 2 O 2. Each assay was done in duplicate and the results fchinodorus the average of at least three experiments. Archived from the original on The page has been created, you will now be redirected!


Mutations induced by methylene blue plus light in single-stranded M13mp2. Vidal1, Adriana M. Something went wrong during processing your message, please try again!

The other fractions hexane, chloroform and butanol did not induce the prophage data not shown. Echinodolides A and B, new cembrane diterpenoids with an eight-membered lactine ring from the leaves of Echinodorus macrophyllus.

Echinodorus macrophyllus (Aquatic plants)

Mutagens, carcinogens, and tumor promoters in our daily food. It is best to spray any leaves that are out of the water to prevent them from drying out. Cupples and Mcrophyllus Dried leaves of certified E. An aqueous extract of E. The scored spontaneous revertants were subtracted from the induced revertents to determine the effective mutagenesis frequency. Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press; These transversions were also observed by Murry after treatment with hydroxylaminopurine HAPa compound with anti-tumoral activity in rat lungs.