Research Article | 03/27/2018
Pharmacological effects of Nephrolepis exaltata L. (fern) aqueous extract on an insect-based model (Nauphoeta cinerea)
In this work we used semi-isolated heart of the cockroach Nauphoeta cinerea for the investigation of the pharmacological effects of extracts (aqueous, 1:1, 1:2, 1:4 and 1:8) from Nephrolepis exaltata L. leaves, a popular ornamental fern conside...
Review Article | 03/20/2018
Ubiquitination is a kind of posttranslational modification of proteins in eukaryotes, and it plays an important role in the growth and development of organisms. The ubiquitination of proteins is a cascade enzymatic reaction involving three enzy...
Research Article | 02/08/2018
Psidium guajava (guava) is an important crop and economic resource in many tropical countries and Brazil stands out as one of its major commercial producers. The guava crop has been severely attacked by the plant parasitic nematode Meloidogyne ...
Review Article | 01/03/2018
Studies of Grafts in vegetables, an alternative for agricultural production under stress conditions: Physiological responses
Vegetable production by grafting is a technique which it has made possible to resume agricultural soils which previously could not be produced due to stress generated by various abiotic factors, like a lack of water,
Mini Review | 01/03/2018
Plant hormones are versatile chemical regulators of plant growth. The concept of hormone ‘interaction’  has gained much importance and several key players of hormonal network are uncovered for major plant hormones.