Table of Contents
International Journal of Spectroscopy
Volume 2017, Article ID 7159609, 8 pages
Research Article

Application of Autofluorescence for Analysis of Medicinal Plants

Laboratory of Microspectral Analysis of Cells and Cellular Systems and Optical Department, Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute of Cell Biophysics, RAS, Institutskaya Str. 3, Pushchino, Moscow Region 142290, Russia

Correspondence should be addressed to Victoria V. Roshchina; ur.liam@civanihchsor

Received 22 August 2017; Revised 29 September 2017; Accepted 19 October 2017; Published 26 November 2017

Academic Editor: Guillermo Moyna

Copyright © 2017 Victoria V. Roshchina et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. V. V. Roshchina, “Autofluorescence of plant secreting cells as a biosensor and bioindicator reaction,” Journal of Fluorescence, vol. 13, no. 5, pp. 403–418, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. V. V. Roshchina, Fluorescing World of Plant Secreting Cells, Science, Enfield, Plymouth, UK, 2008.
  3. V. V. Roshchina, A. V. Yashina, V. A. Yashin, and M. V. Goltyaev, “Fluorescence of biologically active compounds in plant secretory cells,” in Forestry and Agroforestry, S. S. Narwal, P. Pavlovic, and., and J. John, Eds., vol. 2, pp. 3–25, Studium Press, Houston, Tex, USA, 2011. View at Google Scholar
  4. H. Wagner and S. Bladt, Plant Drug Analysis: A Thin Layer Chromatography Atlas, Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 1996.
  5. R. Upton, A. F. Graff, G. Joliffe, R. Linger, and E. M. Williamson, Eds., Microscopic Characterization of Botanical Medicines, CRC Press, Boca Raton, Fla, USA, 2011.
  6. V. V. Roshchina, “Vital autofluorescence: application to the study of plant living cells,” International Journal of Spectroscopy, vol. 2012, pp. 1–14, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  7. V. V. Roshchina, A. V. Kuchin, and V. A. Yashin., “Autofluorescence of plant secretory cells as possible tool for pharmacy,” International Journal of Pharmacy and Chemistry, vol. 2, no. 2, pp. 31–38, 2016. View at Google Scholar
  8. V. V. Roshchina, E. V. Melnikova, V. N. Karnaukhov, and B. N. Golovkin, “Application of microspectrofluorimetry in spectral analysis of plant secretory cells,” Biological Bull no 2, pp. 167–171, 1997. View at Google Scholar
  9. V. N. Karnaukhov, V. A. Yashin, V. I. Kulakov, V. M Vershinin, and V. V Dudarev, Apparatus for investigation of fluorescence characteristics of microscopic objects’, US Patent, N 4, 354, 114: 1 – 14, 1982.
  10. J. A. Duke, Handbook of Medicinal Herbs, CRC Press, Boca Raton, Fla, USA, 2002.
  11. D. A. Murav’eva, I. A. Samylina, and P. Yakovlev, Pharmacognosy, Meditsina, Moscow, 2007.
  12. C. S. C. Garcia, C. Menti, A. P. F. Lambert et al., “Pharmacological perspectives from brazilian Salvia officinalis (Lamiaceae): Antioxidant, and antitumor in mammalian cells,” Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências, vol. 88, no. 1, pp. 281–292, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. S. Jantová, R. Hudec, S. Sekretár, J. Kučerák, and M. Melušová, “Salvia officinalis L. extract and its new food antioxidant formulations induce apoptosis through mitochondrial/caspase pathway in leukemia L1210 cells,” Interdisciplinary Toxicology, vol. 7, no. 3, pp. 146–153, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. M. Hamidpour, R. Hamidpour, S. Hamidpour, and M. Shahlari, “Chemistry, pharmacology, and medicinal property of sage (salvia) to prevent and cure illnesses such as obesity, diabetes, depression, dementia, lupus, autism, heart disease, and cancer,” Journal of Traditional and Complementary Medicine, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 82–88, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  15. M. Wink, “Modes of Action of Herbal Medicines and Plant Secondary Metabolites,” Medicines, vol. 2, no. 3, pp. 251–286, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  16. M. Rahimi-Madiseh, Z. Lorigoini, H. Zamani-gharaghoshi, and M. Rafieian-kopaei, “Berberis vulgaris specifications and traditional-uses,” Iranian Journal of Basic Medical Sciences, vol. 20, no. 5, pp. 569–587, 2017. View at Google Scholar
  17. L. R. Chadwick, G. F. Pauli, and N. R. Farnsworth, “The pharmacognosy of Humulus lupulus L. (hops) with an emphasis on estrogenic properties,” Phytomedicine, vol. 13, no. 1-2, pp. 119–131, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  18. J. Olšovská, V. Bostikova, M. Dušek et al., “Humuluslupulus L (hops)- a valuable source of compounds with bioactive effects for future therapies,” Military Medical Science Letters, vol. 85, no. 1, pp. 19–30, 2016. View at Google Scholar
  19. M. Karabin, T. Hudcova, L. Jelinek, and P. Dostalek, “Biotransformations and biological activities of hop flavonoids,” Biotechnology Advances, vol. 33, no. 6, pp. 1063–1090, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  20. E. F. Fang and T. B. Ng, Antitumor Potential and other Emerging Medicinal Properties of Natural Compounds, Springer, Heidelberg, Germany, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  21. O. Singh, Z. Khanam, N. Misra, and M. K. Srivastava, “Chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla L.): an overview,” Pharmacognosy Reviews, vol. 5, no. 9, pp. 82–95, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  22. V. V. Roshchina and V. D. Roshchina, The Excretory Function of Higher Plants, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Berlin, Heidelberg, 1993. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  23. V. V. Roshchina, E. V. Melnikova, N. A. Spiridonov, and L. V. Kovaleva, “Azulenes, the blue pigments of pollen,” Doklady Biological Sciences, vol. 340, pp. 93–96, 1995. View at Google Scholar
  24. E. V. Melnikova, V. V. Roshchina, and V. N. Karnaukhov, “Microspectrofluorimetry of plant pollen,” Biophysics, vol. 42, pp. 226–233, 1997. View at Google Scholar