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A: Books
1. The African and Arabian Moringa Species
1st Edition
Chemistry, Bioactivity and Therapeutic Applications

ISBN: 9780081022863

Price: $225.00 / €210.00 / £180.00

Pub Date: June 2017

By Solomon Habtemariam

  1. Medicinal Plants for Kidney Stone: A Monograph ...

Medicinal Plants for Kidney Stone: A Monograph
George Varghese, Diana John, Solomon Habtemariam
LAP Lambert Academic Publishing

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B: Book Chapters

  1. Nabavi, S.F., HABTEMARIAM, S., Nabavi, S.M. (2012). Book (MEDICINAL PLANTS AS ANTIOXIDANT AGENTS: UNDERSTANDING THEIR MECHANISM OF ACTION AND THERAPEUTIC EFFICACY; Edited by  Anna Capasso) Chapter: Ferula gummosa Boiss as a rich source of natural antioxidants with numerous therapeutic uses - a short review. Kerala, India. pp. 15–26. ISBN: 978-81-308-0509-2.

C: Major Peer Review Journals

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  1. Varghese, G.K,  Abraham, R., Chandran, N.N, HABTEMARIAM, S. (2017). Identification of lead molecules in Garcinia mangostana L. against pancreatic cholesterol esterase activity: An in silico approach. Interdisciplinary  Science: Computational  Life Sciences. In Press. Abstract

  2. HABTEMARIAM, S., Belai, A. (2017) Natural Therapies of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease: The Case of Rutin and its Aglycone, Quercetin. Mini Review in Medicinal Chemistry. In Press. Abstract

  3. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2017). Protective effects of caffeic acid and the Alzheimer's brain: An update. Mini Review in Medicinal Chemistry 17(8), 667-674. Abstract

  4. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2017). Could we really use Aloe vera food supplements to treat diabetes? International Journal of Diabetes and Clinical Research 2017:  4:070 FULL TEXT

  5. Degennaro, L., Zenzola, M., Laurino, A., Cavalluzzi1, M.M., Franchini, C., HABTEMARIAM, S.,  Matucci, R.,  Luisi, R.,  Lentini, G. (2017). 2-Arylazetidines as ligands for nicotinic acetylcholine receptors.  Chem. Heterocycl. Compd., 53(3), 329–334. Abstract

  6. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2017). Going back to the good old days: The merit of crude plant drug mixtures in the 21st century. International Journal of Complementary & Alternative Medicine 6(2), 2017, 1-5. Full Text

  7. Lentini, G., HABTEMARIAM, S. (2017). The trivial names of citrus limonoids. Food Chemistry  225, 288. Abstract

  8. Kumatia, E.K., Annan, K., Dickson, R.A.,  Mensah, A.Y.,  Amponsah, I.K., Appiah, A.A.,  Tung, N.H.,  Edoh, D.A., HABTEMARIAM, S.* (2017). Antiinflammatory and analgesic effects in rodent models of ethanol extract of Clausena anisata roots and their chemical constituents. Natural Product Communications 12(1), 67-72.

  9. HABTEMARIAM, S.*, Varghese, G.K. (2017). Antioxidant, anti-alpha-glucosidase and pancreatic beta-cell protective effects of methanolic extract of Ensete superbum Cheesm seeds. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 7(2), 121125. Abstract

  10. Nabavi, S.F., HABTEMARIAM, S., Daglia, M., Sureda, A., Sobarzo-Sánchez, E., Selamoglu, Z., Gulhan, M.F., Nabavi, S.M. (2017) Melatonin and respiratory diseases: a review. Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry 17(4),  467-488. Abstract Review article.

  11. Gualdani, R., Cavalluzzi, M.M., Lentini, G., HABTEMARIAM, S. (2016). The chemistry and pharmacology of citrus limonoids. Molecules 21(11), 1530. Invited review article (38 pages). Free Full Text Article

  12. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2016). Berberine and inflammatory bowel disease: A concise review. Pharmacological Research 113(Part A), 592-599. Abstract Review article.

  13. Roselli, M., Cavalluzzi, M.M., Bruno, C., Lovece, A., Carocci, A., Franchini, C., HABTEMARIAM, S., Lentini, G. (2016). Synthesis and evaluation of berberine derivatives and analogues as potential anti-acetylcholinesterase and antioxidant agents. Phytochemistry Letters 18, 150-156. Abstract

  14. Nabavi, S.F., Maggi, F., Daglia, M., HABTEMARIAM S., Rastrelli, L., Nabavi, S.M. (2016). Pharmacological effects of Capparis spinosa L.  Phytotherapy Research    30(11), 1733-1744. Abstract Review article.

  15. Roselli, M., Carocci, A., Budriesi, R., Micucci, M., Toma, M., Di Cesare Mannelli, L., Lovece, A., Catalano, A., Cavalluzzi, M.M., Bruno, C., De Palma, A., Contino, M., Perrone, M.G., Colabufo, N.A., Chiarini, A., Franchini, C., Ghelardini, C., HABTEMARIAM, S., Lentini, G. (2016). Synthesis, antiarrhythmic activity, and toxicological evaluation of mexiletine analogues. European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 121, 300 – 307. Abstract

  16. HABTEAMRIAM, S. (2016). The Therapeutic Potential of Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis) Diterpenes for Alzheimer’s Disease. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 2680409, 14 pages. Free Full Text Article Review article.

  17. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2016). The African Moringa is to change the lives of millions in Ethiopia and far beyond. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine 6(4), 355-356.  Full Text

  18. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2016). Rutin as a natural therapy for Alzheimer’s disease: Insights into its mechanisms of action. Current Medicinal Chemistry 23(9), 860-873. Abstract Review article.

  19. Nabavi, S.F., HABTEMARIAM, S., Di Lorenzo, A., Sureda, A., Khanjani, S., Nabavi, S.M., Daglia, M. (2016). Post-stroke depression modulation and in vivo antioxidant activity of gallic acid and its synthetic derivatives in a murine model system. Nutrients 2016, 8(5), 248; doi:10.3390/nu8050248 (Open Access).

  20. Tsala, D.E., Lannang, A.M., Dimo, T., HABTEMARIAM, S., Ekanga, J.A., Guemmogne, B.M., Sewald, N.  (2016).  Antidiabetic and wound healing effects of smeathxanthone A. Recent Advances in Biology and Medicine 2, 5-10. Full Text

  21. Nabavi, S.F., Braidy, N., HABTEMARIAM, S., Sureda, A., Manayi, A., Nabavi, S.M. (2016). Neuroprotective effects of fisetin in Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Diseases: From chemistry to medicine. Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry,  16(17), 1910-1915.  Abstract Review article.

  22. Manikandan, R., Thiagarajan, R., Goutham, G., Arumugam, M.,  Beulaja, M., Rastrelli,  L., Skalicka-Woźniak,  K, HABTEMARIAM, S.,  Orhan, I. E.,  Nabavi,  S.F.,  Nabavi, S.M.  (2016). Zeaxanthin and ocular health, from bench to bedside. Fitoterapia 109, 58-66. Abstract Review article.

  23.  Shah, M.R., HABTEMARIAM, S.,  Zarrelli, A., Muhammad, A.,  Collina, S., Khan, I. (2016). Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase 1B inhibitors isolated from Artemisia roxburghiana. Journal of Enzyme Inhibition and Medicinal Chemistry 31(4), 563-567. Abstract

  24. Manaye, A., Abdollahi, M., Thiagarajan, R., Nabavi, S.F., HABTEMARIAM, S., Daglia, M., Badiee, A., Nabavi, S.M. (2016).  Lutein and Cataract: from bench to beside. Critical Reviews in Biotechnology 36(5), 829-839.  Abstract Review article.

  25. Lentini, G., HABTEMARIAM, S. (2015). Plotting intersections. Nature Methods  12(4), 281. Abstract

  26. HABTEMARIAM, S., Varghese, G.K. (2015). Extractability of Rutin in Herbal Tea Preparations of Moringa stenopetala Leaves. Beverages, 19(3), 169-182. Free Full Text Access

  27. Nabavi, S.F., Braidy, N., Habtemariam, S., Orhan, I.E., Daglia, M., Manayi, A., Gortzi O., Nabavi, S.M. (2015). Neuroprotective effects of chrysin: From chemistry to medicine. Neurochemistry  International 90, 224-231. Abstract Review article

  28. Nabavi, S.F., Bilotto, S., Russo, G.L., Orhan, I.E, HABTEMARIAM, S., Daglia,  M., Devi, K.P., Loizzo, M.R., Tundis, R., Nabavi, S.M. (2015).  Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and cancers: Lessons learnt from clinical trials. Cancer & Metastasis Reviews 34(3), 359-380. Abstract  Review article.

  29. Devi K.P., Rajavel T., HABTEMARIAM S., Nabavi S.F., Nabavi S.M. Molecular mechanisms underlying the anticancer effects of myricetin. Life Sciences 142, 19-25. Abstract  Review article.

  30. Roselli, M.,  Lovece, A.,  Bruno, C.,  Cavalluzzi, M.M.,  Laghezza, A., Mercurio, A.,  Lentini, G.,  Corbo, F.,  la Forgia, F.,  Fontana, S. HABTEMARIAM, S., Franchini, C. (2015).   Antioxidant Activity of Uva di Troia Canosina: Comparison of Two Extraction Methods. Clinical Immunology, Endocrine & Metabolic Drugs 2(1), 8-12.  Abstract

  31. Nabavi, S.F., HABTEMARIAM, S., Ahmed, T., Sureda, A., Daglia, M., Sobarzo-Sánchez, E., Nabavi, S.M. (2015).  Polyphenolic composition of Crataegus monogyna Jacq.: from chemistry to medical applications. Nutrients 7(9), 7708-7728. Abstract  Review article.

  32. Nabavi, S.M., HABTEMARIAM, S., Daglia, M., Loizzo, M.R., Tundis, R., Nabavi, S.F. (2015). Neuroprotective effects of ginkgolide B against ischemic stroke. Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry 15(21), 2222-2232.   Abstract Review article.

  33. de Oliveira, M.R.,  Nabavi, S.F.,  Solomon Habtemariam, Orhan, I.E.,  Daglia, M., Nabavi, S.M. (2015). The Effects of Baicalein and Baicalin on Mitochondrial Function and Dynamics: A Review. Pharmacological Research 100, 296-308.  Abstract Review article.

  34. Spagnuolo, C., Russo, G.U., Orhan, I.E., HABTEMARIAM, S., Daglia, M., Sureda, A., Nabavi, S.F., Devi, K.P., Loizzo, R.M., Tundis R., Nabavi, S.M. (2015). Genistein and cancer: current status, challenges, and future direction. Advances in Nutrition  6(4), 408-419. Abstract Review article.

  35. Civenni, G., Iodice, M.G., Nabavi, S.F., HABTEMARIAM, S., Nabavi, S.M., Catapano, C.V., Dagli M.G. (2015). Gallic acid and methyl-3-O-methyl gallate: a comparative study on their effects on prostate cancer stem cells. RSC Advances  5, 63800–63806. Abstract Review article. 

  36. Armah, F.A., Annan, K, Mensah, A.Y.,   Amponsah, I.K., Tocher, D.A., HABTEMARIAM, S.* (2015). Erythroivorensin A: a novel antiifnlammatory diterpene from the root-bark of Erythrophleum ivorense (A Chev.). Fitoterapia 105, 37-42. Abstract

  37. HABTEMARIAM, S.* and Lentini, G. (2015). The therapeutic potential of rutin for diabetes: An update. Mini Review in Medicinal Chemistry 15(7), 524-528. Abstract Review article.

  38. Álvarez, Á.L., HABTEMARIAM, S., Dalton, K.P., Nicieza, I., Parra, F. (2015). A spiroketal-enol ether derivative from Tanacetum vulgare selectively inhibits HSV-1 and HSV-2 glycoprotein accumulation in Vero cells. Antiviral Research  119, 8-18. Abstract

  39. Jackson N., Annan, K., Mensah, A.Y., Ekuadzi, E., Mensah, M.L.K., HABTEMARIAM, S.* (2015). A novel triterpene from the roots of Paullinia pinnata:  6a-(3’-methoxy-4’-hydroxybenzoyl)-lup-20(29)-ene-3-one. Natural Product Communications  10(4), 563-564.  Abstract

  40. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2015). Investigation into the antioxidant and antidiabetic potential of Moringa stenopetala: Identification of the active principles. Natural Product Communications 10(3), 475-478. Link

  41. Nabavi, S.M., HABTEMARIAM, S., Daglia, M., Nabavi, S.F. (2015). Apigenin and breast cancers: From chemistry to medicine. Anti-Cancer Agents in Medicinal Chemistry 15(6), 728-35.  Abstract  Review article.

  42. Álvarez, Á.L., Parra, F., HABTEMARIAM, S. (2015). Inhibitory effects of lupene-derived pentacyclic triterpenoids from Bursera simaruba on HSV-1 and HSV-2 in vitro replication. Natural Product Research 149, 8-18.  Abstract

  43. Nabavi, S.F., Sureda, A., HABTEMARIAM, S., Nabavi, S.M. (2015). Ginkgolide Rd and ischemic stroke, a short review of literatures. Journal of Ginseng Research 39(4), 299-303.  Abstract  Review article.

  44. HABTEMARIAM, S., Lentini, G. (2015). Did Ebola Survivors Use Plant Medicines, and if so, Which Ones? Phytotherapy Research 29(4), 632. Abstract

  45. Lentini, G., HABTEMARIAM, S. (2015). "Ebola therapy: Developing new drugs or repurposing old ones? International Journal of Cardiology 179, 325. Abstract [March 3rd 2015 - Listed as one of the most downloaded paper]

  46. HABTEMARIAM, S., Varghese, G.K. (2015). A Novel Diterpene Skeleton: Identification of a highly aromatic, cytotoxic and antioxidant 5-methyl-10-demethyl-abietane-type diterpene from Premna serratifolia. Phytotherapy Research 29(1), 80-85.  Abstract

  47. Nabavi, S.F., HABTEMARIAM, S., Daglia, M., Shafighi, M., Barber, A.J., Nabavi, S.M. (2015). Anthocyanins as a potential therapy for diabetic retinopathy. Current Medicinal Chemistry 22(1), 51-58.  Abstract Review article.

  48. Mireku, E.A., Mensah, A.Y., Mensah, M.L.K., Tocher,  D.A., HABTEMARIAM, S.*. (2014). Anti-inflammatory properties of the stem-bark of Anopyxis kalineana and its major constituent, methyl angolensate. Phytotherapy Research 28(12),  18551860. Abstract

  49. HABTEMARIAM, S. and Varghese, G.K. (2014). The antidiabetic therapeutic potential of dietary polyphenols. Current Pharmaceutical Biotechnology 15(4), 391-400. Abstract  Invited review article.

  50. Tsala, D.E., HABTEMARIAM S., Simplice, F.H.,   Thiery B.N.M., Abraham, J.A., Theophile, D. (2014).  Topically applied Tetrapleura tetraptera stem bark extract promotes healing of excision and incision wounds in rats. Journal of Intercultural Ethnopharmacology 3(2), 63–67. Abstract

  51. Varghese, G.K., Diana K.J., HABTEMARIAM, S.  (2014). In vitro studies on indigenous medicine for urolithiasis: Efficacy of aqueous extract of Aerva lanata (Linn.) Juss. Ex Schult on growth inhibition of calcium hydrogen phosphate dihydrate. THE PHARMA INNOVATION JOURNAL 3(1), 92-100.  Full Text

  52. Curti, V., Capelli, E., Nabavi, S.F., HABTEMARIAM, S., Nabavi, S.M., Daglia, M. (2014). Modulation of human miR-17-3p expression by methyl 3-O-methyl gallate as explanation of its in vivo protective activities. Molecular Nutrition & Food Research 58(9), 1776-84. Abstract

  53. Lentini, G., HABTEMARIAM, S. (2014). Microchip capillary electrophoresis–electrospray ionization mass spectrometry analysis of paracetamol metabolites in human urine: An intriguing case. Journal of Chromatography A. 1327, 160. Abstract

  54. Nabavi, F.S.,  Daglia, M.,  HABTEMARIAM, S.,  Nabavi, S.M.  (2014). Curcumin and liver health, from chemistry to medicine. Comprehensive Reviews in Food Science and Food Safety 12(1), 62-77. Abstract;  Full Text Review article.

  55. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2013). The hidden treasure in Europe’s garden plants: Case examples; Berberis darwinni and Bergenia cordifolia. Medicinal & Aromatic Plants. 2:4. http://dx.doi.org/10.4172/2167-0412.1000130. Invited review article.

  56. Dawe, A., Pierre, S., Tsala, D.E., HABTEMARIAM, S. (2013). Phytochemical Constituents of Combretum Loefl. (Combretaceae). Pharmaceutical Crops 4, 3859. Full Text Review article.

  57. Nabavi, S.F., Sureda, A., Nabavi, S.M., HABTEMARIAM, S. (2013). In vivo protective effects of gallic acid isolated from Peltiphyllum peltatum against sodium fluoride-induced oxidative stress in erythrocytes.  Archives of Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology 64(4), 563-569. Abstract

  58. Tsala, D.E., Amadou, D., HABTEMARIAM, S. (2013). Wound healing and bioactive natural products. Phytopharmacology 4(3), 532-560. Full Text Review article.

  59. Nabavi, S.M., HABTEMARIAM, S., Nabavi, S.F., Sureda, A., Moghaddam, A.H., Latifi, A.M. (2013). Prophylactic effect of methyl-3-O-methyl gallate against sodium fluoride-induced oxidative stress in rat’s erythrocytes in vivo. Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology  65(6), 868-873. Abstract

  60.  Ahmed, S., Hasan, M.M., Ahmed, S.W.,  Mahmood,  Z.A., Azhar, I., Habtemariam, S. (2013). Anti-emetic effects of bioactive natural products.  Phytopharmacology 2013, 4(2), 390-433.  Full Text  Review article.

  61.  Khan, I., Samad, A., Khan, A.Z., HABTEMARIAM, S., Badshah, A., Abdullah, S.M., Ullah N., Khan, A., Zia-Ul-Haq, M. (2013).  Molecular interactions of 4-acetoxy-plakinamine B with peripheral anionic and catalytic subsites of the aromatic gorge of acetylcholinesterase: Computational and structural insights. Pharmaceutical Biology 51(6), 722-727. Abstract

  62. Nabavi, S.F., Nabavi, S.M., HABTEMARIAM, S., Sureda, A., Moghaddam, A.H., Latifi, A.M. (2013). Neuroprotective effects of methyl-3-O-methyl gallate against sodium fluoride-induced oxidative stress in brain of rats. Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology 33(2), 261267. Abstract

  63. HABTEMARIAM, S.*, Sureda, A., Moghaddam, A.H., Nabavi, S.F., Nabavi, S.M., Abolhasani, F. (2013). Protective role of gallic acid isolated from Peltiphyllum peltatum against sodium fluoride-induced oxidative stress in rat’s heart. Letters in Drug Design and Discovery 10, 277282. Abstract

  64. Bose, L.V., Varghese, G.K., HABTEMARIASM, S*. (2013). Identification of acteoside as the active antioxidant principle of Premna serratifolia root wood tissues. Phytopharmacology. 4(2), 228–236.  Full Text

  65. Nabavi, S.F., Nabavi, S.M., HABTEMARIAM, S., Sureda, A., Jafari, M., Abolhasani, F., Moghaddam, A.H. (2013). Hepatoprotective effect of gallic acid isolated from Peltiphyllum  peltatum against sodium fluoride-induced oxidative stress. Industrial Crops and Products 44, 50–55. Abstract

  66. Varghese, G.K., Bose, L.V., HABTEMARIASM, S*. (2013). Antidiabetic components of Cassia alata leaves: Identification through a-glucosidase inhibition studies. Pharmaceutical Biology 51(3), 345-349. Abstract

  67. HABTEMARIAM S. (2013). Targeting the production of monocytes/macrophages-derived cytokines by anti-inflammatory herbal drugs. Phytopharmacology 4(1), 131148. Full Text Review article.

  68. Gupta, G., Kazmi, I., Afzal, M., Singh, R., Anwar, F., HABTEMARIAM, S. (2013). Antidepressant-like activity of Embelin isolated from Embelia ribes. Phytopharmacology 4(1), 8795.  Full Text

  69. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2013). Antihyperlipidemic components of Cassia auriculata aerial parts: Identification through in vitro studies. Phytotherapy Research 27(1), 152–155.  Abstract

  70. HABTEMARIAM S. (2012). The anti-obesity potential of sigmoidin A. Pharmaceutical Biology  50(12), 1519-1522. Abstract

  71. Nabavi, S.F., Nabavi, S.M., HABTEMARIAM, S*., Abolhasani,  F., Daglia,  M., Moghaddam, A.H. (2012). Protective effect of methyl-3-O-methyl gallate against sodium fluoride-induced oxidative stress in rat’s cardiac tissues. Fluoride 45(3 Pt 2), 290296.  Full text

  72. Nabavi, S.M., HABTEMARIAM, S., Nabavi, S.F., Sureda, A., Jafari, M., Abolhasani,  F., Moghaddam, A.H. (2012).  Protective effect of gallic acid against sodium fluoride-induced oxidative stress in rat’s kidney. Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry  372(1-2), 233239.  Abstract

  73. Nabavi S.F, Nabavi S.M., Latifi A.M., Mirzaei M., HABTEMARIAM, S.,  Moghaddam, A.H. (2012). Mitigating role of quercetin against sodium fluoride induced oxidative stress in rat’s brain. Pharmaceutical Biology 50(11), 13801383. Abstract

  74. Nabavi S.M., Nabavi, S.F., HABTEMARIAM, S., Moghaddam, A.H., Latifi, A.M. (2012). Ameliorative effects of quercetin on sodium fluoride-induced oxidative stress in rat's kidney. Renal Failure   34(7), 901906. Abstract

  75. Nabavi, S.F., HABTEMARIAM, S., Jafari, M, Sureda, A., Nabavi S.M. (2012). Protective role of gallic acid on sodium fluoride induced oxidative stress in rat brain. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 89(1), 7377.  Abstract

  76. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2012). Multifunctional small molecular weight compounds from Peltiphyllum peltatum: from antioxidant to neuroprotection and antidiabetic effects. Planta Medica 11(78), 1073. Abstract

  77. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2012). Identification of the antidiabetic and antihyperlipidemic principles of Cassia auriculata. Planta Medica. 11(78), 1084.  Abstract

  78. HABTEMARIAM, S*. and  Cowley R.A. (2012). Antioxidant and anti-α-glucosidase compounds from the rhizome of Peltiphyllum peltatum (Torr.) Engl.  Phytotherapy Research 26(11), 16561660 Abstract

  79. Lentini G., Bruno C., Roselli M., HABTEMAIAM, S., Jirillo E., Franchini C (2012). Activity of natural hydroxytyrosol versus a synthestic sample and its chiral analogues: hypothesis of mechanism of action.  Emirates Journal of  Food and Agriculture, 24, 30. Abstract

  80. Roselli, M.,  Lentini, G. and  HABTEMARIAM, S*. (2012). Phytochemical, antioxidant and anti-alpha-glucosidase activity evaluations of Bergenia cordifolia. Phytotherapy Research 26(6), 908914 Abstract

  81. Roselli, M., Lovece, A., Bruno, C., Lentini, G., Corbo, F., la Forgia F., Fontana, S., HABTEMARIAM, S., Franchini, C. (2012). Le Proprieta antiossidanti dell’uva di Troia Canosina ad acino piccolo: confronto  tra differenti metodi estrattivi. Tutto Sanita 134, 32–35. Full Text

  82. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2011). Methyl-3-O-methyl gallate and gallic acid from the leaves of Peltiphyllum peltatum: isolation and comparative antioxidant, prooxidant, and cytotoxic effects in neuronal cells. Journal of Medicinal Food 14(11), 1412–1418. Abstract

  83. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2011). Targeting intestinal digestive enzymes by natural products: synergistic effects of flavonoids. Planta Medica 177(12), 1404. Abstract

  84. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2011). The therapeutic potential of Berberis darwinii stem-bark: quantification of berberine and in vitro evidence for Alzheimer’s disease therapy. Natural Product Communications 6(8), 10891090. Abstract

  85. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2011).  a-Glucosidase  inhibitory activity of kaempferol-3-O-rutinoside. Natural Product Communications 6(2), 201203. Abstract

  86. Álvarez, Á.L.,  HABTEMARIAM., S.,  Juan-Badaturuge,  M., Jackson, C. and  Parra, F. (2011).  In vitro anti HSV-1 and HSV-2 activity of Tanacetum vulgare extracts and isolated compounds: An approach to their mechanisms of action.  Phytotherapy Research. 25(2), 296–301. Abstract

  87. Juan-Badaturuge, M.,  HABTEMARIAM, S*. and    Thomas, M.J.K. (2011). Antioxidant compounds from a South Asian beverage and medicinal plant, Cassia auriculata. Food Chemistry 125(1), 221–225.  Abstract

  88. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2010). Knipholone anthrone from Kniphofia foliosa induces a rapid onset of necrotic cell death in cancer cells. Fitoterapia. 81(8), 1013–1019. Abstract

  89. Deshmukh, S.R.,  HABTEMARIAM,  S. and  Wadegaonkar, P.A. (2010). Antioxidant and antiproliferative activity of root suspension culture of Morinda citrifolia L. Research Journal of Pharmacy & Technology 3(4), 11891193. Abstract

  90. Motlhanka, D.,  Houghton, P., Miljkovic-Brake A. and  HABTEMARIAM, S. (2010). A novel pentacyclic triterpene glycoside from a resin of Commiphora glandulosa from Botswana. African Journal of  Pharmacy and  Pharmacology 4(8), 549554. Full Text

  91. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2010). Applying new science for old medicines: targeting leukocyte-endothelial adhesions by antiiflammatory herbal drugs. Natural Product Communications 5(8), 1329-1336. Review article - Abstract

  92. HABTEMARIAM, S.* and Dagne, E. (2010). Comparative antioxidant, prooxidant and cytotoxic activity of sigmoidin A and eriodictyol. Planta Med. 76(6), 589594. Abstract

  93. Sánchez-Medina, Peña-Rodríguezb,  L.M., May-Pat F., Karagianisd, G., Waterman, P.G., Mallet, A.I.  and  HABTEMARIAM S* (2010). Identification of Sakurasosaponin as a Cytotoxic Principle from Jacquinia flammea. Natural Product Communications 5(3), 365368.   Abstract

  94. Juan-Badaturugea, M., HABTEMARIAM, S.*, Jackson, C. and  Thomas MJK. (2009). Antioxidant principles of Tanacetum vulgare L. aerial part.  Natural Product Communications 4(11), 15611564. Abstract

  95. HABTEMARIAM, S. and Dagne, E. (2009). Prooxidant action of knipholone anthrone: Copper dependent reactive oxygen species generation and DNA damage. Food and Chemical Toxicology 47(7), 14901494. Abstract

  96. Sánchez-Medina, A.,  Stevenson, P.C., HABTEMARIAM, S.,  Peña-Rodríguez, L.M., Corcoran, O., Mallet, A.I. and   Veitch N.C. (2009). Triterpenoid saponins from a cytotoxic root extract of Sideroxylon foetidissimum subsp. gaumeri. Phytochemistry 70(6), 765–772. Abstract

  97. Hevesi, B.T.,  Houghton P.J.,  HABTEMARIAM,  S. and   Kéry Á. (2009). Antioxidant and antiinflammatory effect of Epilobium parviflorum Schreb. Phytother. Res. 23(5), 719724. Abstract

  98. HABTEMARIAM, S. and Dagne, E. (2009). Differential cytotoxic and prooxidnant activity of knipholone and knipholone anthrone. Planta Medica    75(9), 885885. Abstract

  99. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2008). Activity-guided Isolation and Identification of Free Radical-scavenging Components from Ethanolic Extract of Boneset (Leaves of Eupatorium perfoliatum). Natural Product Communications 3(8), 13171320.

  100. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2008). Activity-guided Isolation and Identification of Antioxidant Components from Ethanolic Extract of Peltiphyllum peltatum (Torr.) Engl. Natural Product Communications 3(8),  13211324.

  101. Motlhanka, D.M.T., HABTEMARIAM, S. and  Houghton, P (2008).  Free radical scavenging activity of crude extracts and 4’-O-Methyl-(-) epigallocatechin  isolated from roots of Cassine transvaalensis from Botswana. African  Journal of Biomedical Research 11(1), 5563. FULL TEXT

  102. Motlhanka, D.M.T., Houghton, P. and  HABTEMARIAM, S. (2008) Antimicrobial  activity of Clerodendrum uncinatum from Botswana. Bots. J. Agric.  App. Sci. 4(1), 7075.

  103. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2007). Antioxidant  activity of Knipholone anthrone. Food Chemistry 102(4), 10421047. Abstract

  104. HABTEMARIAM, S.  and   Jackson, C. (2007). Antioxidant and cytoprotective activity of leaves of Peltiphyllum peltatum (Torr.) Engl. Food Chemistry 105(2), 498–503. Abstract

  105. Motlhanka, D.M.T. and  HABTEMARIAM, S.  (2007). Prostaglandin E-2 (PGE-2) inhibition by crude extracts of medicinal plants of Botswana.  Nigerian Journal of Natural Products and Medicine 11, 3233. Abstract

  106. Hevesi, T.B., Houghton P.J.,  HABTEMARIAM S.,  Milligan S., Kalita C.J., Purohit A. and Á Kéry (2007). Epilobium parviflorum Schreb. – in vitro study of biological action. Planta Medica   73(9), 454 Abstract

  107. Motlhanka, D.M.T.,  Miljkovic-Brake,  A.,  Houghton, P.J.,  HABTEMARIAM, S. and  Hylands, P.J. (2006). Antioxidant activity of water and  ethanol extracts from Roots of Cassine transvaalensis Burtt-Davy from  Botswana.  Planta Medica 72(11), 1001.

  108. Motlhanka, D.M.T., Miljkovic-Brake, A., Houghton, P.J.,  HABTEMARIAM., S. and   Hylands, P.J.  (2005). Antibacterial and Cytotoxic principles of Commiphora glandulosa stem bark resin. J. Pharmacy  Pharmacol.   57 (9)  S-7.

  109. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2003). In vitro antileishmanial effects of antibacterial diterpenes from two Ethiopian Premna species: P. schimperi and P. oligotricha. BMC Pharmacology 2003, 3:6 (Full text article @  http://www.biomedcentral.com/bmcpharmacol/).

  110. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2003). Cytotoxic and cytostatic activity of erlangerins from Commiphora erlangeriana. Toxicon, 41(6), 723727. Abstract

  111. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2002). Hamamelitannin from Hamamelis virginiana inhibits the tumour necrosis factor-a (TNF)-induced endothelial cell death in vitro. Toxicon 40(1), 8388. Abstract

  112. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2001). Antiinflammatory activity of the antirheumatic herbal drug, gravel root (Eupatorium purpureum): further biological activities and constituents. Phytotherapy Res. 15(8), 697690. Abstract

  113. HABTEMARIAM, S., Skelton, B.W., Waterman, P.G. and White, A.  (2000). 17-Epi-acnistin-A, a further withanolide from the leaves of Discopodium penninervium.  J. Nat. Prod. 63(4), 512513. Abstract

  114. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2000). Natural inhibitors tumour necrosis factor-a production, secretion and function. Review article. Planta Med. 66(4), 303313. Abstract

  115. HABTEMARIAM, S. and  MacPherson  A.M. (2000). Cytotoxicity and antibacterial activity of ethanolic axtract from leaves of a herbal drug, Boneset (Eupatorium perfoliatum). Phytotherapy Res. 14(7), 575577. Abstract

  116. HABTEMARIAM, S. (1998).  Cistifolin, an integrin-dependent cell adhesion blocker from the anti-rheumatic herbal drug, gravel root (rhyzome of Eupatorium purpureum). Planta Med. 64(8), 683685. Abstract

  117. HABTEMARIAM, S. (1998). Extract of gravel root (rhizome of Eupatorium purpureum) inhibits integrins-dependent U937 cell adhesion. Phytotherapy Res. 12(6), 422426.  Abstract

  118. HABTEMARIAM, S. (1998). Andrographolide inhibits the tumour necrosis factor-alpha-induced upregulation of ICAM-1 expression and endothelial-monocyte adhesion. Phytotherapy Res. 12(1), 3740. Abstract 

  119. Habtemariam, S. (1998). Extract of corn silk (stigma of Zea mays) inhibits the TNF and Bacterial Lipopolysacharide-induced cell adhesion and ICAM-1 expression. Planta Med. 64(4), 314318. Abstract

  120. HABTEMARIAM, S. and Gray, A.I. (1998). Withanolides from the roots of Discopodium penninervium. Planta Med. 64(3), 275276. Abstract

  121. HABTEMARIAM, S. (1997). Flavonoids as inhibitors or enhancers of the cytotoxicity of tumor necrosis factor-alpha in L-929 tumor cells. J. Nat Prod. 60(8), 775778. Abstract

  122. Habtemariam, S. (1997). Modulation of tumour necrosis factor-alpha-induced cytotoxicity  by polyphenols Phytother. Res. 11(4), 277280. Abstract

  123. Habtemariam S. (1997).  Cytotoxicity and immunosuppressive activity of withanolides from Discopodium penninervium. Planta Med., 63(1), 1517. Abstract

  124. Habtemariam S. (1996). Cytotoxicity of extracts from the mushroom Paxillus involutus. Toxicon 34(6), 711713. Abstract

  125. Harvey, A.L., Jerusalinsky, D., Kornisiuk, L. and HABTEMARIAM, S. (1996). MTx1 and 2 from green mamba snake venom allosterically activate M1 and block other muscarinic receptor subtypes. Toxicon  34(3), 325.  Abstract

  126. Habtemariam, S. and P.G. Waterman (1996). Fareanine and Fareanol from the leaves of Medicosma fareana. Phytochemistry 43(1), 291294. Abstract

  127. Habtemariam, S. (1995). Cytotoxicity of diterpenes from Premna schimperi and Premna oligotricha. Planta Med. 61(4), 368369. Abstract

  128. Habtemariam, S., Gray, A.I. and Waterman, P.G. (1995).  Lignans from the leaves of Premna recinosa. Biochem. Ecol. Syst. 23(1), 109.

  129. Habtemariam, S. (1995). Catechols and quercetin reduce MTT through iron ions: a possible artefact in cell viability assay. Phytotherapy Res. 9(8), 603605. Abstract

  130. Fetene, M. and Habtemariam,  S. (1995). Investigation on allelopathic properties of coffee (Coffea arabica L.) leaves, pulp and tree-canopy soil. SINET: Ethiop. J. Sci. 18, 5165.

  131. Jerusalinsky, D., Harvey, A.L., HABTEMARIAM, S., Cerveñansky, C. and Kornisiuk, E.  (1995). MTx1, a small protein from green mamba venom activates M1 and blocks M3 subtypes of muscarinic acetylcholine receptors. J.  Neurochem.    65,  S152S152.

  132. Habtemariam, S., Gray, A.I., and Waterman, P.G. (1994).  Diterpenes from the leaves of Leonotis ocymifolia var raineriana. J. Nat. Prod. 57(11), 15701574.  Abstract

  133. Verma, A.K., Lee, C.Y., Habtemariam, S., Harvey, A.L. and Jindal, D.P. (1994). Synthesis and biological activity of 17-azasteroidal neuromuscular blocking agents. Eur. J. Med. Chem.  29(5), 331338.

  134. Habtemariam, S., Gray, A.I. and Waterman, P.G. (1993). 16-oxygenated withanolides from the leaves of Discopodium penninervium. Phytochemistry 34(3), 807811.

  135. Habtemariam, S., Harvey, A.L. and Waterman, P.G. (1993). The muscle relaxant properties of Portulaca oleracea are associated with high concentrations of potassium ions. J. Ethnopharmacol. 40(3), 195200. Abstract

  136. Habtemariam, S., Gray, A.I., and Waterman, P.G. (1993). A new antibacterial sesquiterpene from Premna oligotricha J. Nat. Prod. 56(1), 140143. Abstract

  137. Habtemariam, S., Gray, A.I. and Waterman, P.G.(1992). Antibacterial diterpenes from the aerial parts of Premna oligotricha. Planta Med.  58(1), 109110.

  138. Habtemariam, S., Gray, A.I., Lavaud, C., Massiot, G., Skelton, B.W., Waterman, P.G. and White, A.H. (1991).  ent-12-Oxolabda-8,13(16)-dien-15-oic acid and  ent-8b,12a-epidioxy-12b-hydroxylabda-9(11),13-dien-15-oic acid g-lactone: Two new diterpenes from the aerial parts of  Premna oligotricha. J. Chem. Soc. Perkin Trans. I, 893896. Abstract

  139. Habtemariam, S., Gray, A.I. and Waterman, P.G. (1992). Flavonoids from three Ethiopian species of  Premna. Z. Naturforsch., 47b(1), 144147.

  140. Habtemariam, S., Gray, A.I., Halbert, G.W. and Waterman, P.G. (1990). A novel antibacterial diterpene from Premna schimperi.  Planta Med. 56(2), 187189. Abstract  

D: Others - Representative International Conference Presentations

  1. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2017). New antiinflammatory compounds from old medicines: The science and art of pharmacognosy research in 21st century. Pharmaceut. Reg. Affairs 2017, 6:1(Suppl). Keynote speech at the 9th Annual European Pharma Congress 2017. Abstract/PDF

  2. HABTEMARIAM, S. (2015).Reviving old drugs for treating complex diseases: Going back to plant medicines? J Pharma Care Sys 2(4), 30. Keynote speech at the European Pharma Congress 2015. Abstract PDF

  3. Tsala, D., Toussoumna, L., HABTEMARIAM, S. (2015). In Vivo Wound Healing Effect of Water Extract of Stereospernun kunthianum Stem-Bark.  World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, Volume: 3 (12).

  4.  HABTEMARIAM S. (2013). International conference on “The Molecular Secrets of Plant Medicines”. Jointly organised by the CMS College and Mahatma Ghandi University, Kerala, India. October 17-18, 2013. Two keynote lectures delivered – (i) The Molecular Secrets of Plant Medicines–Bioassay-Guided Isolation and Identification of Pharmacologically Active Compounds. (ii) The Molecular Secrets of Plant Medicines–Hot Multifunctional Therapeutic Targets of Interest. Media coverage - http://www.herbalanalysis.co.uk/MSPM2013-News.html

  5. Franchini, C., Lentini G., Bruno, C.,  Roselli,  M., HABTEMARIAM, S.,  Birillo,  E. (2012). Activity of natural hydroxytyrosol versus a synthetic sample and its chiral analogues: hypothesis on mechanism of action. 3° Congresso Nazionale della Società Italiana di Nutraceutica (SINUT). 20-21 September 2012, Milan, Italy.

  6. HABTEMARIAM S. (2012). The potential of multifunctional natural products for Tteating diabetes and related diseases. Diabetes Summit 2012: Diabetes drug discovery and development - Diabetes partnering and deal making. Organised by the Global Technology Community (GTC). April 19-20, 2012. Boston, MA, USA.

  7. Corbo F., Lovece A.,  Bruno C., Forgia F.,  Fontana S.,  Roselli M.,  Laghezza A.,  Lentini G.,  Franchini C., HABTEMARIAM S. (2011). Antioxidant activity of Uva di Troia Canosina ad acino piccolo: comparison of different extraction methods. Symposyium of Phytochemicals in nutrition and health.  September 27-30. Giovinazzo, Bari, Italy.

  8. Roselli M.,  Lentini G.,  HABTEMARIAM S. Valutazione dell’attività fitochimica, antiossidante e anti-α-glucosidasica di Bergenia Cordifolia. XI Sigma Aldrich Young Chemists Symposium. October 17–19. Pesaro, Italy.

  9. HABTEMARIAM S.  (2011). Medicinal uses of Tansy (Tanacetum vulgare) for skin conditions: the scientific evidence. The 15th International Congress - PHYTOPHARM 2011. July 25-27. Norenburg, Germany.

  10. HABTEMARIAM S. (2010). The science and art of identification of novel compounds from medicinal plants. VII International ethnobotany symposium.  Friends, the University of Peace and Foundation & Faculty of Pharmacy University of Lisbon. October 3-8.  Lisbon, Portugal.

  11. HABTEMARIAM S. (2008). Oxidative DNA damage and cell death: search for natural protective compounds.  Analytical Tools for the Life Sciences - Oxidative DNA Damage. RSC. March 28. Research and Engineering Centre, Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland.

  12. HABTEMARIAM S.  (2008). Applying new science for old medicines: the quest for scientific evidence. 1st International Euro-India Conference on Holistic Medicine: (ICHM-2008): August 21-23. Kottayam, Kerala, India.

  13. Sánchez-Medina A., Stevenson P.C., HABTEMARIAM S., Peña-Rodríguez, L. M., Corcoran, O. and Veitch, N. C. (2008). Triterpenoid saponins from the cytotoxic root extract of Sideroxylon foetidissimum, an endemic Yucatecan medicinal plant. 7th Joint Meeting of AFERP, ASP, GA, PSE & SIF; Natural Products with Pharmaceutical, Nutraceutical, Cosmetic and Agrochemical Interest. August 3-8. Athens, Greece. Planta Medica 74, 908. Abstract

  14. Juan-Badaturuge M., HABTEMARIAM, S., Thomas M., Jackson C. (2008).  Antioxidant activity of Scrophularia nodosa L.,.  Phytochemical Society of Europe - Young Scientists Meeting. March 26-29.  Bad Harrenalb, Germany.

  15. Sánchez-Medina A.,  Garcia-Sosa K., HABTEMARIAM S., Peña-Rodríguez  L.M. (2005). Isolation of antifungal metabolites from the root extract of Jacquinia flammmea. XI Mexican Congress of Chemistry. Morelia, Michoacán, México.

  16. Sánchez-Medina A., Peña-Rodríguez L.M., Karagianis G., Waterman P.W., HABTEMARIAM  S.  (2004). Cytotoxic saponin from the root extract of Jacquinia flammmea. International Conference of Saponins: Phytochemistry and Applications of Plant Saponins. September 8-10. Pulawy, Poland.

  17. HABTEMARIAM S. (2003). Cytotoxicity of lignans from Comiphora erlangeriana.  Phytochemistry and biology of Lignans.  First International
    Meeting on Phytochemistry and Biology of Lignans. April 6-9. Phytochemical Society of Europe. Bornheim-Walberberg,

  18. HABTEMARIAM S. (2003). The inflammatory processes and some biological targets for drug therapy. 10th NAPRECA symposium on natural products.  September 1-4. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

  19. HABTEMARIAM, S. (1997). Immunosuppresive and cytotoxicity of withanolides from Discopodium penninervium. 7th Interscience World Conference on Inflammation, Antirheumatics, Analgesics, Immunomodulators.  May 19-21. Geneva, Switzerland. International Journal of Tissue Reactions: Experimental and Clinical Aspects: 19(1-2), 112.

  20. Jerusalinsky D., Kornisiuk E., Cerveñansky C., HABTEMARIAM S., Harvey A.L. (1995). MTx1 and MTx2, from green mamba venom activate M1 receptors but block other receptor subtypes. Fifth International Symposium on Neurotoxins in Neurobiology. August 31st  – September 5. Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. Toxicon (Proceedings).

E: Patents

  1. HABTEMARIAM, S., Stimson, W.H., Gray, A.I., Anand, C.L. and Waterman, P.G.  Anti-psoriatic use of novel compounds (“Van-10-X compounds”). University of Strathclyde. THREE PATENTS. See details!  See also: Use of stereoisomers of calendula gylcosides for the treatment of psoriasis . Patent Number: US 6313099

F: Lapsed Patents

  1. HABTEMARIAM, S. “INTEGRIN DEPENDENT CELL ADHESION INHIBITORS”. International PCT/GB1999/002219 (HAS BEEN LAPSED). University of Strathclyde.

  2. HABTEMARIAM, S., Burden, R., Regliniski, J., Smith, W.E. and Harvey, A.L. A UK patent application (GB 9903823.4). “Novel schiff's base complex anti-cancer drugs”. University of Strathclyde.


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