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Update: Biological and chemical aspects of Senna spectabilis
(Journal of the Brazilian Chemical Society, 2017-03-01) [Resenha]
Senna spectabilis (syn Cassia spectabilis) is one of the most important species within the Fabaceae family, natively found in Central and South America, as well as parts of Asia and Africa. Due to the extensive geographical ...
Protocatechuic Acid Alkyl Esters: Hydrophobicity As a Determinant Factor for Inhibition of NADPH Oxidase
(Current Medicinal Chemistry, 2012-10-01) [Resenha]
This study presents the increased efficiency of NADPH oxidase inhibition produced by esterification of protocatechuic acid (P0). Alkyl esters bearing chain lengths of 4 (P4), 7 (P7) and 10 (P10) carbons were synthesized ...
The genus psychotria: Phytochemistry, chemotaxonomy, ethnopharmacology and biological properties
(Journal of the Brazilian Chemical Society, 2016-08-01) [Resenha]
Psychotria genus (Rubiaceae) is featured into the angiosperm, being the most speciose genus comprising approximately 1600 species. The available references demonstrate that Psychotria has several uses on traditional medicine ...
A brief overview on Brazilian women in chemistry
(Pure and Applied Chemistry, 2019-04-01) [Resenha]
Women have achieved great advances standing up for themselves in the last 100 years. Many important women were essential for the development of science but only a few (5% from total awarded individuals) have won Nobel ...