citrus sinensis

Summary

Summary: A plant species of the genus CITRUS, family RUTACEAE that provides the familiar orange fruit which is also a source of orange oil.

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  1. Chalova V, Crandall P, Ricke S. Microbial inhibitory and radical scavenging activities of cold-pressed terpeneless Valencia orange (Citrus sinensis) oil in different dispersing agents. J Sci Food Agric. 2010;90:870-6 pubmed publisher
  2. Cesar T, Aptekmann N, Araujo M, Vinagre C, Maranhão R. Orange juice decreases low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in hypercholesterolemic subjects and improves lipid transfer to high-density lipoprotein in normal and hypercholesterolemic subjects. Nutr Res. 2010;30:689-94 pubmed publisher
  3. Kelebek H, Selli S. Determination of volatile, phenolic, organic acid and sugar components in a Turkish cv. Dortyol (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck) orange juice. J Sci Food Agric. 2011;91:1855-62 pubmed publisher
    ..This paper reports the results of the first determination of aroma, organic acids, sugars, and phenolic components in Dortyol yerli orange juices...
  4. Fan J, Chen C, Yu Q, Brlansky R, Li Z, Gmitter F. Comparative iTRAQ proteome and transcriptome analyses of sweet orange infected by "Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus". Physiol Plant. 2011;143:235-45 pubmed publisher
    ..Combined with the transcriptomic data, the proteomic data can provide an enhanced understanding of citrus stress/defense responses to HLB...
  5. Xu Q, Yu K, Zhu A, Ye J, Liu Q, Zhang J, et al. Comparative transcripts profiling reveals new insight into molecular processes regulating lycopene accumulation in a sweet orange (Citrus sinensis) red-flesh mutant. BMC Genomics. 2009;10:540 pubmed publisher
    ..However, little is known about the molecular processes regulating lycopene accumulation in fruits other than tomato so far...
  6. Xu Q, Chen L, Ruan X, Chen D, Zhu A, Chen C, et al. The draft genome of sweet orange (Citrus sinensis). Nat Genet. 2013;45:59-66 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we present a comprehensive analysis of the draft genome of sweet orange (Citrus sinensis). The assembled sequence covers 87...
  7. Folimonova S, Achor D. Early events of citrus greening (Huanglongbing) disease development at the ultrastructural level. Phytopathology. 2010;100:949-58 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, they may be an important aid in answering a question: when and where within an infected tree the tissue serves as a better inoculum source for acquisition and transmission of the bacterium by its psyllid vector...
  8. Salamone F, Li Volti G, Titta L, Puzzo L, Barbagallo I, La Delia F, et al. Moro orange juice prevents fatty liver in mice. World J Gastroenterol. 2012;18:3862-8 pubmed publisher
    ..To establish if the juice of Moro, an anthocyanin-rich orange, may improve liver damage in mice with diet-induced obesity...
  9. Liao H, Burns J. Light controls phospholipase A2alpha and beta gene expression in Citrus sinensis. J Exp Bot. 2010;61:2469-78 pubmed publisher
    ..CssPLA2alpha) and beta (CsPLA2beta) cloned in this study exhibited diurnal rhythmicity in leaf tissue of Citrus sinensis. Only CssPLA2alpha displayed distinct diurnal patterns in fruit tissues...
  10. Kumar P, Mishra S, Malik A, Satya S. Insecticidal evaluation of essential oils of Citrus sinensis L. (Myrtales: Myrtaceae) against housefly, Musca domestica L. (Diptera: Muscidae). Parasitol Res. 2012;110:1929-36 pubmed publisher
    ..In order to search for effective control agent, the essential oil of sweet orange [Citrus sinensis (L...

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  1. Chalova V, Crandall P, Ricke S. Microbial inhibitory and radical scavenging activities of cold-pressed terpeneless Valencia orange (Citrus sinensis) oil in different dispersing agents. J Sci Food Agric. 2010;90:870-6 pubmed publisher
  2. Cesar T, Aptekmann N, Araujo M, Vinagre C, Maranhão R. Orange juice decreases low-density lipoprotein cholesterol in hypercholesterolemic subjects and improves lipid transfer to high-density lipoprotein in normal and hypercholesterolemic subjects. Nutr Res. 2010;30:689-94 pubmed publisher
  3. Kelebek H, Selli S. Determination of volatile, phenolic, organic acid and sugar components in a Turkish cv. Dortyol (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck) orange juice. J Sci Food Agric. 2011;91:1855-62 pubmed publisher
    ..This paper reports the results of the first determination of aroma, organic acids, sugars, and phenolic components in Dortyol yerli orange juices...
  4. Fan J, Chen C, Yu Q, Brlansky R, Li Z, Gmitter F. Comparative iTRAQ proteome and transcriptome analyses of sweet orange infected by "Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus". Physiol Plant. 2011;143:235-45 pubmed publisher
    ..Combined with the transcriptomic data, the proteomic data can provide an enhanced understanding of citrus stress/defense responses to HLB...
  5. Xu Q, Yu K, Zhu A, Ye J, Liu Q, Zhang J, et al. Comparative transcripts profiling reveals new insight into molecular processes regulating lycopene accumulation in a sweet orange (Citrus sinensis) red-flesh mutant. BMC Genomics. 2009;10:540 pubmed publisher
    ..However, little is known about the molecular processes regulating lycopene accumulation in fruits other than tomato so far...
  6. Xu Q, Chen L, Ruan X, Chen D, Zhu A, Chen C, et al. The draft genome of sweet orange (Citrus sinensis). Nat Genet. 2013;45:59-66 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we present a comprehensive analysis of the draft genome of sweet orange (Citrus sinensis). The assembled sequence covers 87...
  7. Folimonova S, Achor D. Early events of citrus greening (Huanglongbing) disease development at the ultrastructural level. Phytopathology. 2010;100:949-58 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, they may be an important aid in answering a question: when and where within an infected tree the tissue serves as a better inoculum source for acquisition and transmission of the bacterium by its psyllid vector...
  8. Salamone F, Li Volti G, Titta L, Puzzo L, Barbagallo I, La Delia F, et al. Moro orange juice prevents fatty liver in mice. World J Gastroenterol. 2012;18:3862-8 pubmed publisher
    ..To establish if the juice of Moro, an anthocyanin-rich orange, may improve liver damage in mice with diet-induced obesity...
  9. Liao H, Burns J. Light controls phospholipase A2alpha and beta gene expression in Citrus sinensis. J Exp Bot. 2010;61:2469-78 pubmed publisher
    ..CssPLA2alpha) and beta (CsPLA2beta) cloned in this study exhibited diurnal rhythmicity in leaf tissue of Citrus sinensis. Only CssPLA2alpha displayed distinct diurnal patterns in fruit tissues...
  10. Kumar P, Mishra S, Malik A, Satya S. Insecticidal evaluation of essential oils of Citrus sinensis L. (Myrtales: Myrtaceae) against housefly, Musca domestica L. (Diptera: Muscidae). Parasitol Res. 2012;110:1929-36 pubmed publisher
    ..In order to search for effective control agent, the essential oil of sweet orange [Citrus sinensis (L...
  11. Romero P, Rodrigo M, Alferez F, Ballester A, González Candelas L, Zacarias L, et al. Unravelling molecular responses to moderate dehydration in harvested fruit of sweet orange (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck) using a fruit-specific ABA-deficient mutant. J Exp Bot. 2012;63:2753-67 pubmed publisher
  12. Liao H, Burns J. Gene expression in Citrus sinensis fruit tissues harvested from huanglongbing-infected trees: comparison with girdled fruit. J Exp Bot. 2012;63:3307-19 pubmed publisher
    ..Mechanisms regulating development of HLB symptoms may lie in the host disease response rather than being a direct consequence of carbohydrate starvation...
  13. Morand C, Dubray C, Milenkovic D, Lioger D, Martin J, Scalbert A, et al. Hesperidin contributes to the vascular protective effects of orange juice: a randomized crossover study in healthy volunteers. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011;93:73-80 pubmed publisher
    ..Although numerous human studies have shown consistent effects of some polyphenol-rich foods on several intermediate markers for cardiovascular diseases, it is still unknown whether their action could be specifically related to polyphenols...
  14. Jacob T, Laia M, Ferro J, Ferro M. Selection and validation of reference genes for gene expression studies by reverse transcription quantitative PCR in Xanthomonas citri subsp. citri during infection of Citrus sinensis. Biotechnol Lett. 2011;33:1177-84 pubmed publisher
    Xanthomonas citri subsp. citri (Xcc) causes citrus canker, a worldwide disease found mainly in sweet oranges (Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck)...
  15. Ghanim H, Sia C, Upadhyay M, Upadhyay M, Korzeniewski K, Viswanathan P, et al. Orange juice neutralizes the proinflammatory effect of a high-fat, high-carbohydrate meal and prevents endotoxin increase and Toll-like receptor expression. Am J Clin Nutr. 2010;91:940-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The intake of glucose or a high-fat, high-carbohydrate (HFHC) meal, but not orange juice, induces an increase in inflammation and oxidative stress in circulating mononuclear cells (MNCs) of normal-weight subjects...
  16. Muthaiyan A, Martin E, Natesan S, Crandall P, Wilkinson B, Ricke S. Antimicrobial effect and mode of action of terpeneless cold-pressed Valencia orange essential oil on methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. J Appl Microbiol. 2012;112:1020-33 pubmed publisher
    ..The objectives of this study were to evaluate the antistaphylococcal effect and elucidate the mechanism of action of orange essential oil against antibiotic-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains...
  17. Shannon E, Milillo S, Johnson M, Ricke S. Efficacy of cold-pressed terpeneless Valencia oil and its primary components on inhibition of Listeria species by direct contact and exposure to vapors. J Food Sci. 2011;76:M500-3 pubmed publisher
  18. Buscemi S, Rosafio G, Arcoleo G, Mattina A, Canino B, Montana M, et al. Effects of red orange juice intake on endothelial function and inflammatory markers in adult subjects with increased cardiovascular risk. Am J Clin Nutr. 2012;95:1089-95 pubmed publisher
    ..Red oranges have a high content of antioxidant and antiinflammatory substances, but there is a paucity of data concerning their effects on cardiovascular biomarkers in subjects with increased cardiovascular risk...
  19. Kraiselburd I, Alet A, Tondo M, Petrocelli S, Daurelio L, Monzón J, et al. A LOV protein modulates the physiological attributes of Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. citri relevant for host plant colonization. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e38226 pubmed publisher
    ..Finally, inoculation of orange (Citrus sinensis) leaves with the mutant strain of X. axonopodis pv...
  20. Bernardi J, Licciardello C, Russo M, Luisa Chiusano M, Carletti G, Recupero G, et al. Use of a custom array to study differentially expressed genes during blood orange (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck) ripening. J Plant Physiol. 2010;167:301-10 pubmed publisher
  21. Rossi Y, Palacios S. Fumigant toxicity of Citrus sinensis essential oil on Musca domestica L. adults in the absence and presence of a P450 inhibitor. Acta Trop. 2013;127:33-7 pubmed publisher
    ..In a fumigant assay, M. domestica adults treated with Citrus sinensis EO (LC50=3.9mg/dm(3)), with (4R)(+)-limonene (95.1%) being its main component, died within 15min or less...
  22. Lo Piero A, Mercurio V, Puglisi I, Petrone G. Gene isolation and expression analysis of two distinct sweet orange [Citrus sinensis L. (Osbeck)] tau-type glutathione transferases. Gene. 2009;443:143-50 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together these results suggested that GSTU1 is a stress responsive gene and can be considered as potential target that is genetically modified so as create novel germoplasm with enhanced stress tolerance...
  23. Murugan K, Mahesh Kumar P, Kovendan K, Amerasan D, Subrmaniam J, Hwang J. Larvicidal, pupicidal, repellent and adulticidal activity of Citrus sinensis orange peel extract against Anopheles stephensi, Aedes aegypti and Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae). Parasitol Res. 2012;111:1757-69 pubmed
    ..The present study explored the effects of orange peel ethanol extract of Citrus sinensis on larvicidal, pupicidal, repellent and adulticidal activity against Anopheles stephensi, Aedes aegypti and ..
  24. Muccilli V, Licciardello C, Fontanini D, Russo M, Cunsolo V, Saletti R, et al. Proteome analysis of Citrus sinensis L. (Osbeck) flesh at ripening time. J Proteomics. 2009;73:134-52 pubmed publisher
    ..LC-MSMS approaches was used to identify the differentially expressed proteome of a pigmented sweet orange (Citrus sinensis, cv. Moro) in comparison with a common cultivar (Cadenera) at ripening time...
  25. O Neil C, Nicklas T, Rampersaud G, Fulgoni V. One hundred percent orange juice consumption is associated with better diet quality, improved nutrient adequacy, and no increased risk for overweight/obesity in children. Nutr Res. 2011;31:673-82 pubmed publisher
    ..01) higher in consumers (52.4 ± 0.4 vs 48.5 ± 0.3). Consumers also had higher intakes of total fruit, fruit juice, and whole fruit. Moderate consumption of 100% OJ should be encouraged in children as a component of a healthy diet...
  26. Miyata L, Harakava R, Stipp L, Mendes B, Appezzato da Glória B, de Assis Alves Mourão Filho F. GUS expression in sweet oranges (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck) driven by three different phloem-specific promoters. Plant Cell Rep. 2012;31:2005-13 pubmed publisher
    ..Transgenic lines of 'Hamlin', 'Pera', and 'Valencia' sweet oranges [Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck] were produced via Agrobacterium tumefaciens transformation...
  27. Kaviya S, Santhanalakshmi J, Viswanathan B, Muthumary J, Srinivasan K. Biosynthesis of silver nanoparticles using citrus sinensis peel extract and its antibacterial activity. Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc. 2011;79:594-8 pubmed publisher
    Biosynthesis of silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) was achieved by a novel, simple green chemistry procedure using citrus sinensis peel extract as a reducing and a capping agent...
  28. Yang L, Qi Y, Lu Y, Guo P, Sang W, Feng H, et al. iTRAQ protein profile analysis of Citrus sinensis roots in response to long-term boron-deficiency. J Proteomics. 2013;93:179-206 pubmed publisher
    Seedlings of Citrus sinensis were fertilized with boron (B)-deficient (0?M H3BO3) or -sufficient (10?M H3BO3) nutrient solution for 15weeks...
  29. Fu X, Chen C, Wang Y, Liu J, Moriguchi T. Ectopic expression of MdSPDS1 in sweet orange (Citrus sinensis Osbeck) reduces canker susceptibility: involvement of H?O? production and transcriptional alteration. BMC Plant Biol. 2011;11:55 pubmed publisher
    ..Enormous work has shown that polyamines are involved in a variety of physiological processes, but information is scarce on the potential of modifying disease response through genetic transformation of a polyamine biosynthetic gene...
  30. Titta L, Trinei M, Stendardo M, Berniakovich I, Petroni K, Tonelli C, et al. Blood orange juice inhibits fat accumulation in mice. Int J Obes (Lond). 2010;34:578-88 pubmed publisher
    To analyze the effect of the juice obtained from two varieties of sweet orange (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck), Moro (a blood orange) and Navelina (a blond orange), on fat accumulation in mice fed a standard or a high-fat diet (HFD).
  31. Rapisarda P, Camin F, Fabroni S, Perini M, Torrisi B, Intrigliolo F. Influence of different organic fertilizers on quality parameters and the delta(15)N, delta(13)C, delta(2)H, delta(34)S, and delta(18)O values of orange fruit (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck). J Agric Food Chem. 2010;58:3502-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Valencia late' (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck), which was harvested in four plots (three organic and one conventional) located on the same farm...
  32. Aptekmann N, Cesar T. Orange juice improved lipid profile and blood lactate of overweight middle-aged women subjected to aerobic training. Maturitas. 2010;67:343-7 pubmed publisher
    ..This study investigated how consumption of orange juice associated with aerobic training affected serum lipids and physical characteristics of overweight, middle-aged women...
  33. Martínez Fuentes A, Mesejo C, Reig C, Agustí M. Timing of the inhibitory effect of fruit on return bloom of 'Valencia' sweet orange (Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck). J Sci Food Agric. 2010;90:1936-43 pubmed publisher
  34. Plotto A, Baldwin E, McCollum G, Manthey J, Narciso J, Irey M. Effect of Liberibacter infection (huanglongbing or "greening" disease) of citrus on orange juice flavor quality by sensory evaluation. J Food Sci. 2010;75:S220-30 pubmed publisher
    ..Trained panel differences were noted for juice from Hamlin Las+ fruit, especially for symptomatic fruit...
  35. Baldwin E, Plotto A, Manthey J, McCollum G, Bai J, Irey M, et al. Effect of liberibacter infection (huanglongbing disease) of citrus on orange fruit physiology and fruit/fruit juice quality: chemical and physical analyses. J Agric Food Chem. 2010;58:1247-62 pubmed publisher
    ..It is likely that the detrimental flavor attributes of symptomatic fruit (which often drop off the tree) will be largely diluted in commercial juice blends that include juice from fruit of several varieties, locations, and seasons...
  36. Yang L, Hu C, Li N, Zhang J, Yan J, Deng Z. Transformation of sweet orange [Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck] with pthA-nls for acquiring resistance to citrus canker disease. Plant Mol Biol. 2011;75:11-23 pubmed publisher
    ..The results suggested that the transformation of nls sense strands may offer an effective way to acquire resistance to citrus canker disease...
  37. Yu K, Xu Q, Da X, Guo F, Ding Y, Deng X. Transcriptome changes during fruit development and ripening of sweet orange (Citrus sinensis). BMC Genomics. 2012;13:10 pubmed publisher
  38. Yang C, Liu Y, An J, Li S, Jin L, Zhou G, et al. Digital gene expression analysis of corky split vein caused by boron deficiency in 'Newhall' Navel Orange (Citrus sinensis Osbeck) for selecting differentially expressed genes related to vascular hypertrophy. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e65737 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings indicated that the cytokinin signal transduction pathway may play a role in initiating symptom observed in our study. ..
  39. Iweala E, Uhegbu F, Ogu G. Preliminary in vitro antisickilng properties of crude juice extracts of Persia Americana, Citrus sinensis, Carica papaya and Ciklavit®. Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med. 2009;7:113-7 pubmed
    ..juice extracts of the edible portions of three commonly consumed tropical fruits namely Persia americana, Citrus sinensis, and Carica papaya were investigated in vitro alongside a new drug preparation called Ciklavit® that has ..
  40. Daurelio L, Romero M, Petrocelli S, Merelo P, Cortadi A, Talon M, et al. Characterization of Citrus sinensis transcription factors closely associated with the non-host response to Xanthomonas campestris pv. vesicatoria. J Plant Physiol. 2013;170:934-42 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, the response of Citrus sinensis (sweet orange) leaves to Xanthomonas campestris pv...
  41. Xu Q, Liu Y, Zhu A, Wu X, Ye J, Yu K, et al. Discovery and comparative profiling of microRNAs in a sweet orange red-flesh mutant and its wild type. BMC Genomics. 2010;11:246 pubmed publisher
    ..However, the knowledge on post-transcriptional regulation of lycopene accumulation in fruits is rather limited so far...
  42. Zeng Y, Pan Z, Ding Y, Zhu A, Cao H, Xu Q, et al. A proteomic analysis of the chromoplasts isolated from sweet orange fruits [Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck]. J Exp Bot. 2011;62:5297-309 pubmed publisher
    ..In conclusion, this study provides an insight into the major metabolic pathways as well as some unique characteristics of the sweet orange chromoplasts at the whole proteome level...
  43. Slisz A, Breksa A, Mishchuk D, McCollum G, Slupsky C. Metabolomic analysis of citrus infection by 'Candidatus Liberibacter' reveals insight into pathogenicity. J Proteome Res. 2012;11:4223-30 pubmed publisher
    ..This study demonstrates differing metabolic profiles in the juice of oranges from Las+ and Las- and proposes how Las may be able to evade citrus defense responses...
  44. Pan Z, Liu Q, Yun Z, Guan R, Zeng W, Xu Q, et al. Comparative proteomics of a lycopene-accumulating mutant reveals the important role of oxidative stress on carotenogenesis in sweet orange (Citrus sinensis [L.] osbeck). Proteomics. 2009;9:5455-70 pubmed publisher
    ..The result also implies that carotenogenesis in juice sacs and segment membranes of citrus fruits may be regulated by different mechanisms...
  45. Bausher M, Singh N, Lee S, Jansen R, Daniell H. The complete chloroplast genome sequence of Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck var 'Ridge Pineapple': organization and phylogenetic relationships to other angiosperms. BMC Plant Biol. 2006;6:21 pubmed
    ..The complete chloroplast genome sequence of Citrus sinensis is 160,129 bp in length, and contains 133 genes (89 protein-coding, 4 rRNAs and 30 distinct tRNAs)...
  46. Wu X, Wang J, Liu J, Deng X. Involvement of polyamine biosynthesis in somatic embryogenesis of Valencia sweet orange (Citrus sinensis) induced by glycerol. J Plant Physiol. 2009;166:52-62 pubmed publisher
    Culture of Citrus sinensis embryogenic callus on the embryo-inducing medium (EIM) containing glycerol gave rise to a large number of embryos, whereas very few embryos were observed on the callus growth medium (CGM)...
  47. Parmar H, Kar A. Antiperoxidative, antithyroidal, antihyperglycemic and cardioprotective role of Citrus sinensis peel extract in male mice. Phytother Res. 2008;22:791-5 pubmed publisher
    An extract of Citrus sinensis (CS) peel was evaluated for its efficacy in ameliorating L-thyroxine (L-T(4)) induced tissue lipid peroxidation (LPO), hyperthyroidism and hyperglycemia in mice...
  48. Li D, Shi W, Deng X. Factors influencing Agrobacterium-mediated embryogenic callus transformation of Valencia sweet orange (Citrus sinensis) containing the pTA29-barnase gene. Tree Physiol. 2003;23:1209-15 pubmed
    Valencia sweet orange (Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck) calluses were used as explants to develop a new transformation system for citrus mediated by Agrobacterium tumefaciens...
  49. Wu Z, Burns J. A beta-galactosidase gene is expressed during mature fruit abscission of 'Valencia' orange (Citrus sinensis). J Exp Bot. 2004;55:1483-90 pubmed publisher
    ..The results suggest that this beta-galactosidase may play a role during abscission as well as early growth and development processes in flowers and fruitlets...
  50. Pan Z, Guan R, Zhu S, Deng X. Proteomic analysis of somatic embryogenesis in Valencia sweet orange (Citrus sinensis Osbeck). Plant Cell Rep. 2009;28:281-9 pubmed publisher
    ..spectrometry (MALDI-TOF MS) was employed to study the somatic embryogenesis (SE) in Valencia sweet orange (Citrus sinensis Osbeck)...
  51. Qiao Y, Xie B, Zhang Y, Zhang Y, Fan G, Yao X, et al. Characterization of aroma active compounds in fruit juice and peel oil of Jinchen sweet orange fruit (Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck) by GC-MS and GC-O. Molecules. 2008;13:1333-44 pubmed
    ..These differences lead to the different overall aroma between fruit juice and peel oil. ..
  52. Knight T, Klieber A, Sedgley M. Structural basis of the rind disorder oleocellosis in Washington navel orange (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck). Ann Bot. 2002;90:765-73 pubmed
    ..The development of oleocellosis in Washington navel orange (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck) was examined by following a time sequence of surface symptoms and microscopic rind changes...
  53. Malladi A, Burns J. CsPLDalpha1 and CsPLDgamma1 are differentially induced during leaf and fruit abscission and diurnally regulated in Citrus sinensis. J Exp Bot. 2008;59:3729-39 pubmed publisher
    ..involved in signalling leaf and fruit abscission upon induction by abscission agents were investigated in Citrus sinensis cv. 'Valencia'...
  54. Liu Q, Xu J, Liu Y, Zhao X, Deng X, Guo L, et al. A novel bud mutation that confers abnormal patterns of lycopene accumulation in sweet orange fruit (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck). J Exp Bot. 2007;58:4161-71 pubmed publisher
    A novel, pleiotropic sweet orange (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck) mutant, 'Hong Anliu', is described. This mutation causes carotenoid accumulation, high sugar, and low acid in the fruits...
  55. Tarozzi A, Hrelia S, Angeloni C, Morroni F, Biagi P, Guardigli M, et al. Antioxidant effectiveness of organically and non-organically grown red oranges in cell culture systems. Eur J Nutr. 2006;45:152-8 pubmed
    ..Further studies are needed to confirm whether the organic agriculture practice is likely to increase the antioxidant activity of other varieties of fruits and vegetables. ..
  56. Dhuique Mayer C, Caris Veyrat C, Ollitrault P, Curk F, Amiot M. Varietal and interspecific influence on micronutrient contents in citrus from the Mediterranean area. J Agric Food Chem. 2005;53:2140-5 pubmed
    ..A selection of orange varieties and Mandarin species from the Mediterranean area (Citrus sinensis, Citrus deliciosa Ten, and Citrus clementina Hort...
  57. Liu Q, Zhu A, Chai L, Zhou W, Yu K, Ding J, et al. Transcriptome analysis of a spontaneous mutant in sweet orange [Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck] during fruit development. J Exp Bot. 2009;60:801-13 pubmed publisher
    ..The information generated in this study provides new clues to aid in the understanding of bud mutation in citrus. ..
  58. Xiao H, Yang C, Li S, Jin H, Ho C, Patel T. Monodemethylated polymethoxyflavones from sweet orange (Citrus sinensis) peel inhibit growth of human lung cancer cells by apoptosis. Mol Nutr Food Res. 2009;53:398-406 pubmed publisher
    ..PMFs) are almost exclusively found in the Citrus genus, particularly in the peels of sweet orange (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck) and mandarin (C. reticulate Blanco)...
  59. Andreote F, Gullo M, de Souza Lima A, Júnior W, Azevedo J, Araujo W. Impact of genetically modified Enterobacter cloacae on indigenous endophytic community of Citrus sinensis seedlings. J Microbiol. 2004;42:169-73 pubmed
    ..0/18, pCelE, pEglA and pGFP), was inoculated into Citrus sinensis seedlings under greenhouse conditions...
  60. Parmar H, Kar A. Medicinal values of fruit peels from Citrus sinensis, Punica granatum, and Musa paradisiaca with respect to alterations in tissue lipid peroxidation and serum concentration of glucose, insulin, and thyroid hormones. J Med Food. 2008;11:376-81 pubmed publisher
    Peel extracts from Citrus sinensis, Punica granatum, and Musa paradisiaca were investigated for their effects on tissue lipid peroxidation (LPO) and on the concentration of thyroid hormones, insulin, and glucose in male rats...
  61. Kato M, Ikoma Y, Matsumoto H, Sugiura M, Hyodo H, Yano M. Accumulation of carotenoids and expression of carotenoid biosynthetic genes during maturation in citrus fruit. Plant Physiol. 2004;134:824-37 pubmed
    ..Valencia orange (Citrus sinensis Osbeck), and Lisbon lemon (Citrus limon Burm.f.)...
  62. Aluja M, Perez Staples D, Macías Ordóñez R, Piñero J, McPheron B, Hernández Ortiz V. Nonhost status of Citrus sinensis cultivar valencia and C. paradisi cultivar ruby red to Mexican Anastrepha fraterculus (Diptera: Tephritidae). J Econ Entomol. 2003;96:1693-703 pubmed
    ..Therefore, the inability of Mexican A. fraterculus to successfully develop in citrus renders the status of Mexican A. fraterculus as a pest of citrus in Mexico as unsubstantiated. ..
  63. Gorinstein S, Leontowicz H, Leontowicz M, Krzeminski R, Gralak M, Martin Belloso O, et al. Fresh Israeli Jaffa blond (Shamouti) orange and Israeli Jaffa red Star Ruby (Sunrise) grapefruit juices affect plasma lipid metabolism and antioxidant capacity in rats fed added cholesterol. J Agric Food Chem. 2004;52:4853-9 pubmed
  64. Lo Piero A, Puglisi I, Petrone G. Gene isolation, analysis of expression, and in vitro synthesis of glutathione S-transferase from orange fruit [Citrus sinensis L. (Osbeck)]. J Agric Food Chem. 2006;54:9227-33 pubmed publisher
    ..the same nucleotide sequences, but as expected, the GST expression in the nonpigmented orange cultivar [Citrus sinensis L. (Osbeck)] (Navel and Ovale) was strongly reduced as compared to that of the pigmented orange (Tarocco)...
  65. O Bryan C, Crandall P, Chalova V, Ricke S. Orange essential oils antimicrobial activities against Salmonella spp. J Food Sci. 2008;73:M264-7 pubmed
    ..EOs from citrus offer the potential for all natural antimicrobials for use in improving the safety of organic or all natural foods. ..
  66. Tian R, Koyabu N, Takanaga H, Matsuo H, Ohtani H, Sawada Y. Effects of grapefruit juice and orange juice on the intestinal efflux of P-glycoprotein substrates. Pharm Res. 2002;19:802-9 pubmed
    ..GFJ and OJ extracts inhibited the efflux of P-gp substrates from the small intestine. Therefore, they may enhance the oral bioavailability of P-gp substrates by increasing absorption in the small intestine. ..
  67. Proteggente A, Saija A, De Pasquale A, Rice Evans C. The compositional characterisation and antioxidant activity of fresh juices from sicilian sweet orange (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck) varieties. Free Radic Res. 2003;37:681-7 pubmed
    ..pigmented (Moro, Tarocco and Sanguinello) and non-pigmented (Ovale, Valencia and Navel) varieties of orange (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck), was undertaken...
  68. Rico Cabanas L, Martínez Izquierdo J. CIRE1, a novel transcriptionally active Ty1-copia retrotransposon from Citrus sinensis. Mol Genet Genomics. 2007;277:365-77 pubmed
    ..In order to investigate LTR-RTNs in the Citrus sinensis genome, we analysed them by PCR using degenerate primers corresponding to highly conserved domains...
  69. Alquezar B, Rodrigo M, Zacarias L. Regulation of carotenoid biosynthesis during fruit maturation in the red-fleshed orange mutant Cara Cara. Phytochemistry. 2008;69:1997-2007 pubmed publisher
    ..Increased levels of isoprenoid precursors in the mutant that could be channeled to carotenoid biosynthesis may be related to the red-fleshed phenotype of Cara Cara. ..
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    ..Drinking orange juice (500 mL/d) increases plasma concentrations of vitamin C and reduces concentrations of 8-epi-PGF(2 alpha) in humans. These effects were significantly more pronounced in smokers. ..
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    ..CZE in a semi-aqueous BGE solution consisting of 8.5 mM of sodium borate (pH 9.3), 15% ACN, and 9% 1-butanol yielded the best peak separation with detection at 190 nm...
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    ..In this study, a full-length DNA of CHS gene (named as CsCHS-bo) was cloned from the blood orange, Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck cv. Ruby...
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    ..The transformation efficiency rate ranged from 3% to 23.8%, depending on cultivar. This system provides an efficient manner for selecting transgenic sweet orange plants without using antibiotics or herbicides...
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    ..In conclusion, orange juice increases the bioavailability of pravastatin administered orally. Oatp1 and oatp2 may be related to increases of pharmacokinetics of pravastatin by orange juice...
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    ..cDNAs (CsNCED1 and CsNCED2) encoding NCEDs were isolated and characterized from the epicarp of orange fruits (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck)...
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    ..In the present study, we compared the endophytic colonization of Citrus sinensis and Catharanthus roseus using the endophytic bacteria Klebsiella pneumoniae...
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    ..tolerant pectin methylesterase (TT-PME) was isolated as a monocomponent enzyme from sweet orange fruit (Citrus sinensis var. Valencia). It was also isolated from flower and vegetative tissue...
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    ..Issues to be addressed regarding the development and application of a nutrient density score include those related to food fortification, nutrient bioavailability, and consumer education and behavior...
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    ..1,400 proteins from these fractions by searching NCBI-nr (green plants) and citrus ESTs databases, classified these proteins according to their putative function and assigned function according to known biosynthetic pathways...
  80. Chau C, Huang Y, Lee M. In vitro hypoglycemic effects of different insoluble fiber-rich fractions prepared from the peel of Citrus sinensis L. cv. Liucheng. J Agric Food Chem. 2003;51:6623-6 pubmed
    ..insoluble dietary fiber, alcohol-insoluble solid, and water-insoluble solid, were isolated from the peel of Citrus sinensis L. cv. Liucheng...
  81. Selli S, Canbas A, Varlet V, Kelebek H, Prost C, Serot T. Characterization of the most odor-active volatiles of orange wine made from a Turkish cv. Kozan (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck). J Agric Food Chem. 2008;56:227-34 pubmed
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    ..that grows exclusively in the xylem of several important crop species, including grape and sweet orange (Citrus sinensis L. Osb.) causing Pierce disease and citrus variegated chlorosis (CVC), respectively...
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    ..and composition and expression of carotenoid biosynthetic genes were analyzed in the flavedo of sweet orange (Citrus sinensis L. Osbeck, cv. Navelate) fruit during development and maturation...
  84. Lehrner J, Marwinski G, Lehr S, Johren P, Deecke L. Ambient odors of orange and lavender reduce anxiety and improve mood in a dental office. Physiol Behav. 2005;86:92-5 pubmed
    ..These findings support the previous opinion that odors are capable of altering emotional states and may indicate that the use of odors is helpful in reducing anxiety in dental patients...
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    ..Therefore, the isolation and characterization of PMFs from sweet orange (Citrus sinensis) peel will lead to new applications of the byproducts from orange juice processes and other orange ..
  86. Amusan A, Idowu A, Arowolo F. Comparative toxicity effect of bush tea leaves (Hyptis suaveolens) and orange peel (Citrus sinensis) oil extract on larvae of the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti. Tanzan Health Res Bull. 2005;7:174-8 pubmed
    The ethanolic extracts of the orange peel (Citrus sinensis) and bush tea leaves (Hyptis suaveolens) were compared for their toxicity effect on the larvae of the yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti collected from disused tyres beside ..
  87. Lo Gullo M, Trifilò P, Raimondo F. Hydraulic characteristics and water relations in pigment-less mutant shoots of an orange tree. Tree Physiol. 2007;27:209-17 pubmed
    ..relations and hydraulic properties of normal and pigment-less (white) and 1-year-old shoots of 12-year-old Citrus sinensis L. trees...
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    ..plant parts are known for their antimicrobial activity but the antifungal effects of essential oil from Citrus sinensis (L.) Osbeck epicarp on growth and morphogenesis of Aspergillus niger has not been observed so far...