Synopses & Reviews
This is the first volume to be published under a new series agreement for Recent Advances in Phytochemistry. It provides a good picture of the state of plant (bio) chemistry research in North America, which is indicative of the state of the field worldwide.
Table of Contents
Preface to Recent Advances in Phytochemistry 2010 1. The pursuit of potent anti-influenza activity from the Antarctic red marine alga Gigartina skottsbergii 2. Ginsenosides: Phytoanticipins or Host Recognition Factors? 3. Fractionation of grape seed proanthocyanidins for bioactivity assessment 4. Coloring Soybeans with Anthocyanins? 5. Pharmacogenetics in Potential Herb-Drug Interactions: Effects of Ginseng on CYP3A4 and CYP2C9 Allelic Variants 6. Biosynthesis and Function of Citrus Glycosylated Flavonoids 7. Ginsenoside Variation Within and Between Ontario Ginseng Landraces: Relating Phytochemistry to Biological Activity 8. Heat, Color and Flavor Compounds in Capsicum Fruit 9. Fungal attack and cruciferous defenses: tricking plant pathogens 10. Glucosinolate degradation products in fermented meadowfoam seed meal and their herbicidal activities 11. Elucidating the metabolism of plant terpene volatiles: Alternative tools for engineering plant defenses? 12. Stereoselectivity of the biosynthesis of norlignans and related compounds