Publications

2016

India's scientific publication in predatory journals: need for regulating quality of Indian science and education

Seethapathy GS , Santhosh Kumar, J. U., Hareesha, A. S.

CurrentScience, 111(11), 1759.

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2015

Evolution of endemism on a young tropical mountain.

Hugo de Boer , Vincent SFT Merckx, Kasper P Hendriks, Kevin K Beentjes, Constantijn B Mennes, Leontine E Becking,  Menno Schilthuizen.

Nature 524: 347-350

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Medicinal plants used for menstrual disorders in developing countries and their uterine properties.

Hugo de Boer , Van Andel, T., Towns, A.

In: Heinrich, M., Jäger, A. Ethnopharmacology – a Reader. Wiley & Sons.

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Indigenous knowledge of folk medicines among tribal women in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, northwestern Pakistan.

Hugo de Boer , Sher, H., Aldosari, A., Ali, A.,

Journal of Ethnopharmacology 166: 157–167.

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Bar-HRM for authentication of plant-based medicines: evaluation of three medicinal products derived from Acanthaceae species.

Hugo de Boer , Osathanunkul, M., Madesis, P.,

PLoS ONE 10.1371/journal.pone.0128476.

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Metabarcoding of European Complex Herbal Food Supplements.

Hugo de Boer , Ancuta Cristina Raclariu , Ichim, M.C.

iBOL Barcode Bulletin 6(2): 6-7.

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Sunda to Sahul dispersals in Trichosanthes (Cucurbitaceae): a dated phylogeny reveals five independent dispersal events to Australasia

Hugo de Boer , Steffen, K., Cooper, W.E.

Journal of Biogeography. doi: 10.1111/jbi.12432

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Harvesting of salep orchids in northwestern Greece continues to threaten natural populations.

Hugo de Boer , Kreziou, A.,  Gravendeel, B.

Oryx [online first] doi:10.1017/S0030605315000265

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DNA barcoding in ethnobotany and ethnopharmacology: identifying medicinal plants traded in local market.

Hugo de Boer , Abdolbaset Ghorbani , Saeeidi, Y.,

Genome 58(5): 163-303, 10.1139/gen-2015-0087

Refining DNA barcoding coupled high resolution melting for discrimination of 12 closely related Croton species.Refining DNA barcoding coupled high resolution melting for discrimination of 12 closely related Croton species.

Hugo de Boer , Osathanunkul, M., Suwannapoom, C., Ounjai, S., Rora, J.A., Madesis, P.,

PLoS ONE 10(9): e0138888. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0138888

Traps as treats: a traditional sticky rice snack persisting in rapidly changing Asian kitchens.

Hugo de Boer , Schwallier, R., Visser, N., van Vugt, R.R., Gravendeel, B.

Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11: 24. doi:10.1186/s13002-015-0010-x

A phyloclimatic analysis of niche divergence in the pitcher plant genus Nepenthes. Diversity and Distributions

Hugo de Boer , Schwallier, R., Raes, N., Vos, R., van Vugt, R., Gravendeel, B


Vernacular dominance in folk taxonomy: A case study of ethnospecies in medicinal plant trade in Tanzania.

Hugo de Boer , Sarina Veldman , Otieno, J.N., Abihudi, S., Veldman, S., Nahashon, M., van Andel, T.R.

Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 11:10. doi:10.1186/1746-4269-11-10

Assessing product adulteration in natural health products for laxative yielding plants, Cassia, Senna, and Chamaecrista, in Southern India using DNA barcoding

Seethapathy GS , Ganesh, D., Kumar, J. U. S., Senthilkumar, U., Newmaster, S. G., Ragupathy, S., Uma Shaanker R., Ravikanth, G.

International journal of legal medicine, 129(4), 693-700.

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DNA Barcoding and Pharmacovigilance of Herbal Medicines.

Hugo de Boer , Ichim, M.C., Newmaster, S

Drug Safety 38: 611-620.

Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants utilised by Hani ethnicity in Naban River Watershed National Nature Reserve, Yunnan, China

Abdolbaset Ghorbani

Journal of Ethnopharmacology 134 (2): 651-667

2014

Illegal wild collection and international trade of CITES-listed terrestrial orchid tubers in Iran.

Hugo de Boer , Abdolbaset Ghorbani , Gravendeel, B., Zarre, S.

TRAFFIC Bulletin 26(2): 42-52

Flourishing trade in African orchids.

Hugo de Boer , Sarina Veldman , Otieno, J.N., van Andel, T., Gravendeel, B.


Economic benefits of high value medicinal plants to Pakistani communities: an analysis of current practice and potential.

Hugo de Boer , Sher, H., Aldosari, A., Ali, A.

Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 2014, 10:71

Volume, value and floristic diversity of Gabon's medicinal plant markets.

Hugo de Boer , Towns, A., Quiroz, D., Guinee, L., van Andel, T

Journal of Ethnopharmacology 155: 1184-1193.

Medicinal plants used for menstrual disorders in Latin America, the Caribbean, sub-Saharan Africa, South and Southeast Asia and their uterine properties: a review.

Hugo de Boer , Van Andel, T., Vandebroek, I., Barnes, J.

Journal of Ethnopharmacology.

Wild orchid tuber collection in Iran: A wake-up call for conservation.

Hugo de Boer , Abdolbaset Ghorbani , Naghibi, F., Gravendeel, B.,

Biodiversity and Conservation 23: 2749-2760.

Transitions to dioecy and the consequences for lineage diversification in plants.

Hugo de Boer , Käfer, J., Mousset, S., Kool, A., Dufay, M., Marais, G.A.B.

Journal of Evolutionary Biology. doi: 10.1111/jeb.12385.

DNA Barcoding Reveals Limited Accuracy of Identifications Based on Folk Taxonomy.

Hugo de Boer , Ouarghidi, A., Abbad, A., Martin, G.J., Kool, A.

PLOS ONE 9 (1), e84291

Medicinal plants for women’s healthcare in Southeast Asia. A meta- analysis reveals both spatial and temporal, extensive, diverse and consistent knowledge.

Cotingting, C.

Journal of Ethnopharmacology 151: 747-767.

Designing a sustainable land use scenario based on a combination of ecological assessments and economic optimization.

Abdolbaset Ghorbani , Cotter, M., Berkhoff, K., Gibreel, T., Golbon, R., Nuppenau, E-A., Sauerborn, J.

Ecological Indicators, 36: 779-787.

Conservation of endangered wild harvested medicinal plants – Use of DNA barcoding. In: Novel Plant Bioresources: Applications in Food, Medicine and Cosmetics (Edited by A. Gurib-Fakim). Wiley & Sons, London.

Hugo de Boer , Sarina Veldman , Otieno, J.N., Gravendeel, B., Van Andel, T.,

ISBN: 978-1-118-46061-0

Barcoding the Trendy Sweetener Stevia.

Hugo de Boer , Gato-Calvo, L., Vierna, J.

iBOL Barcode Bulletin 5(2): 6-7.

Species Assessment in African Orchid Cake.

Hugo de Boer , Sarina Veldman , Otieno, J.N., Gravendeel, B.

iBOL Barcode Bulletin 5(2): 10-11.

Identifying Medicinal Plant Roots in Trade: DNA barcoding in Morocco.

Hugo de Boer , Kool, A.

iBOL Barcode Bulletin 5(1): 3.

Medicinal use and trade of wild orchids in Nepal.

Hugo de Boer , Subedi, A., Kunwar, B., Choi, Y., Tao, Y., van Andel, T., Chaudhary, R.P., Gravendeel, B.

Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine
9:64 doi:10.1186/1746-4269-9-64.

nrDNA ITS sequence based SCAR marker to authenticate Aconitum heterophyllum and Cyperus rotundus in Ayurvedic raw drug source and prepared herbal products

Seethapathy GS , Balasubramani, S. P., Venkatasubramanian, P.

Food chemistry, 145, 1015-1020.

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2013

Molecular species delimitation in the Racomitrium canescens complex (Grimmiaceae) and implications for DNA barcoding of species complexes in mosses.

Sarina Veldman , Stech, M., Larrain, J., Muñoz, J., Quandt, D., Hassel, K., Kruijer, H.

PLoS ONE 8(1): e53134. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0053134

2012

Species substitution in medicinal roots and possible implications for toxicity in Morocco.

Hugo de Boer , Ouarghidi, A., Powell, B., Abbad, A., Martin, G.

Economic Botany 66: 370-382.

Evolution and loss of long-fringed petals: A case study using a dated phylogeny of the snake gourds, Trichosanthes (Cucurbitaceae).

Hugo de Boer , Schaefer, H., Thulin, M., Renner, S.

BMC Evolutionary Biology 12:1, 108.

Molecular Identification of Commercialized Medicinal Plants in Southern Morocco.

Hugo de Boer , Kool, A.*, De Boer, H.J.*, Rydberg, A., Kruger, A., Abbad, A., Björk, L., Martin, G.

PLOS ONE 7 (6), e39459 *shared first authors.

Comparing medicinal plant knowledge using similarity indices: A case of the Brou, Saek and Kry in Lao PDR.

Hugo de Boer , Lamxay, V., Björk, L.

Journal of Ethnopharmacology 141: 481-500.

Synopsis and infrageneric classification of Trichosanthes (Cucurbitaceae) based on recent molecular phylogenetic data.

Hugo de Boer , Thulin, M.

PhytoKeys 12: 23-33

Phylogeny reconstruction in the Caesalpinieae grade (Leguminosae) based on duplicated copies of the sucrose synthase gene and plastid markers.

Vincent Manzanilla , Bruneau, A.

Molecular phylogenetics and evolution 65: 149-162.

The forgotten Hermann Herbarium: a 17th century collection of useful plants from Surinam.

Sarina Veldman , van Andel, T., Maas, P., Thijsse, G., Eurlings, M.

Taxon 61: 1296-1304.

Prins der botanici. De reizen, verzamelingen en studies van Paul Hermann.

Sarina Veldman

P. 148-157 In: Bloeiende Kennis (Edited by Esther van Gelder). Verloren, Hilversum.

Nyblivna mödrar rostas i Laos bergsbyar. [rapporterad av Strandberg, H. Ergo ]

Hugo de Boer

(Uppsala studentkårs tidning) 4: 16-17

Diversity of Medicinal and Food Plants as Non-timber Forest Products in Naban River Watershed National Nature Reserve (China): Implications for Livelihood Improvement and Biodiversity Conservation.

Abdolbaset Ghorbani , Langenberger, G., Jingxin, L., Wehner, S., Sauerborn. J.

Economic Botany 66 (2): 178-191.

A comparison of the wild food plant knowledge of ethnic minorities in Naban River Watershed National Nature Reserve, SW China.

Abdolbaset Ghorbani , Langenberger, G., Sauerborn. J.,

Journal of Ethnobiology & Ethnomedicine 8:17.

2011

A taxonomic revision of Trichosanthes L. (Cucurbitaceae) in Australia, including one new species from the Northern Territory.

Hugo de Boer , Cooper, W .E.

Austrobaileya 8: 364–386.

A fly in the ointment: Evaluation of traditional use of plants to repel and kill blowfly larvae in fermented fish.

Hugo de Boer , Vongsombath, V., Käfer, J.

PLOS ONE 6(12): e29521.

Steam sauna and mother roasting in Lao PDR: Evaluation of medicinal properties of essential oils of plant species used in postpartum recovery.

Hugo de Boer , Lamxay, V., Björk, L.

BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 11: 128.

Keeping leeches at bay: Field evaluation of plant- derived extracts against terrestrial blood-sucking leeches (Haemadipsidae) in Lao PDR.

Hugo de Boer , Vongsombath, V., Pålsson, K.

Acta Tropica 119: 178-182.

Traditions and plant use during pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum recovery by the Kry ethnic group in Lao PDR.

Hugo de Boer , Lamxay, V., Björk, L.

Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 7:14. doi:10.1186/1746-4269-7-14.

Trade and commercialization of herbal medicine in the Qaysari Market, Kurdish Autonomous Region, Iraq.

Hugo de Boer , Mati, E.

Journal of Ethnopharmacology 133: 490-510.

Ethnobotanical study of medicinal plants utilised by Hani ethnicity in Naban River Watershed National Nature Reserve, Yunnan, China.

Abdolbaset Ghorbani , Langenberger, G., Feng, L., Sauerborn, J.,

Journal of Ethnopharmacology 134: 651-667.

Asparagus spp. in Traditional Chinese Medicine: wild collection and its sustainability.

Abdolbaset Ghorbani , Bucher, S.F., Langenberger, G., Küppers, M., Sauerborn, J.

TRAFFIC Bulletin 23: 9-11.

2010

Traditional repellents against haematophagous invertebrates: A comparative study of plants used in 66 villages in Lao PDR.

Hugo de Boer , Vongsombath, C., Pålsson, K., Björk, L., Jaenson, G.T.

Journal of Medical Entomology 47: 400-414.

An assessment of contemporary knowledge on dyeing plant species and natural dye use in Kurdish Autonomous Region, Iraq.

Hugo de Boer , Mati, E.

Economic Botany 64: 149-160 (Cover article).

Local Awareness of Scarcity and Endangerment of Medicinal Plants in Roussenski Lom Natural Park in Northern Bulgaria. In: Pardo-de-Santayana, M., Puri, R.K. (Editors).

Hugo de Boer

Ethnobiology in the New Europe.

2009

Plants used during pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum healthcare in Lao PDR: A comparative study of the Brou, Saek and Kry ethnic groups.

Hugo de Boer , Lamxay, V.

Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine 5:25. doi:10.1186/1746-4269-5-25.

Prophage induction in Escherichia Coli K-12 (l) by some plants from Iran.

Abdolbaset Ghorbani , Taghvaei M., Naghibi F., Mosaddegh M., Moazzami N., Fakhari A.

Studies on Ehnomedicine 3: 57-59.

African plants as antipathogen agents: Clinical and experimental evidence. In: Watson, R., Preedy, V. The Encyclopedia of Herbal Medicine in Clinical Practice.

Hugo de Boer

CABI publishing, Wallingford.

2008

Molecular phylogeny of the North American eurybioid asters (Asteraceae, Astereae) based on the nuclear ribosomal internal and external transcribed spacers.

Sugir Selliah , Brouillet, L.

Botany 86: 901-915.

2007

Allergic reactions to Pelargonium-derived medicines.

Hugo de Boer , Hagemann, U., Ericsson, J., Meyboom, R.

Drug Safety 30: 677-680.

2006

Botanical Nomenclature in Pharmacovigilance and a Recommendation for Standardisation.

Hugo de Boer , Farah, M., Olsson, S., Bate, J., Lindquist, M., Edwards, R., Simmonds, M.S.J., Leon, C., Thulin, M.

Drug Safety 29: 1023-1029.

Lectotypification of Callicocca ipecacuanha Brot. and neotypification of Cephaelis acuminata H.Karst., with reference to the drug Ipecac.

Hugo de Boer , Thulin, M.

Taxon 54(4): 1080-1082.

Ethnobotany, Ethnopharmacology and Drug Discovery.

Abdolbaset Ghorbani , Naghibi, F., Mosaddegh, M.

Iranian Journal of Pharmaceutical Science 2: 109-118.

Ethno-phyto-therapy atlas of Iran.

Abdolbaset Ghorbani , Hajalimohamadi, H., Taghavi Shirazi, M.

Journal of Social Sciences 34-35: 175-198 (in Persian)

Ethnobotanie aan de universiteit van Uppsala.

Hugo de Boer , Kool, A.

Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Fytotherapie 19(2): 11-12.

2005

Farmacovigilantie van fytotherapeutica door het Uppsala Monitoring Centre.

Hugo de Boer , Meyboom, R., Ericsson, J., Farah, M.

Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Fytotherapie 17(4): 2-4.

Anti-fungal and anti- bacterial activity of some herbal remedies from Tanzania.

Hugo de Boer , Kool, A., Broberg, A., Mziray, W., Hedberg, I., Levenfors, J.

Journal of Ethnopharmacology 96: 461-469.

Labiatae family in folk medicine in Iran: from ethnobotany to Pharmacology.

Abdolbaset Ghorbani , Naghibi, F., Mosaddegh, M., Mohammadi Motamed, S.

Iranian Journal of Pharmaceutical Research 4: 63-79.

Studies on pharmaceutical ethnobotany in the region of Turkmen Sahra, north of Iran (Part1): General Results.

Abdolbaset Ghorbani

Journal of Ethnopharmacology 102: 58-68.

Symphyotrichum pygmaeum: transfer of Eurybia pygmaea from the eurybioid grade to the subtribe Symphyotrichinae (Asteraceae: Astereae).

Sugir Selliah , Brouillet, L.

Sida 21: 1633-1635.

2004

The mitochondrial plasmid pAL2-1 reduces calorie restriction mediated life span extension in the filamentous fungus Podospora anserina.

Hugo de Boer , Maas, M.F.P.M., Debets, A.J.M., Hoekstra, R.F.

Fungal Genetics and Biology 41: 865-871

2003

Mandragora turcomanica (Solanaceae) in Iran: a new distribution for an endangered species.

Abdolbaset Ghorbani , Akhani, H.

Systematics and Biodiversity 1: 1-4.