Scientific publications (PRODUCTIVIDAD ACADÉMICA)

(El asterisco corresponde al responsable del artículo, el subrayado a la participación de alumnos tesistas en la publicación).  (web of Science)

1.- A New Indole Alkaloid from Aristotelia chilensis”. Watson W.*, Nagl A., Silva M., Cespedes C. and Jakupovic J. Acta Cryst. (1989), C45, 1322-1324. (14)

2.- “Indole Alkaloids from Aristotelia chilensis”. Céspedes C.*, Jakupovic J., Silva M. and Watson W. Phytochemistry. (1990), 29, (4), 1354-1356. (13)

3.- “QUIMICA DE LOS TRITERPENOS”. (1992). Silva M.*, Becerra J., Hoeneisen M., Bittner M., Céspedes C., Campos V., González F. and Marambio O.. Libro: Monografía O.E.A. No.34.

4.- “A Quinoline Alkaloid from Aristotelia chilensis”. Céspedes C.*, Jakupovic J., Silva M. and Tsichritzis F.. Phytochemistry. (1993), 34, (3), 881-882. (13).

5.- “In vitro Culture of Aristotelia chilensis (Mol) Stuntz. Elaeocarpaceae”. Céspedes C.*, Mancinelli P., Orellana B. and Silva M.. Gayana Bot. (1995), 52, 29, 77-82. (2).

6.- “Chemistry of Chilean Elaeocarpaceae. Aristotelia chilensis (Mol) Stuntz. Silva M.*, Bittner M., Céspedes C. and Jakupovic J.. Rev. Latinoam. Quím. (1996), 24, (2), 85-92. (3).

7.- “The Alkaloids of the genus Aristotelia. Aristotelia chilensis (Mol) Stuntz.” Silva M.*, Bittner M., Céspedes C. and Jakupovic J. Bol. Soc. Chil. Quim. (1997), 42, 039-047. (14).

8.- “Phytochemical and Biochemical Characterization of Epimeric Photogedunin Derivatives. Their Different Sites of Interaction on the Redox Electron Transport Carrier of Spinacea oleracea L. Chloroplasts”. Céspedes C.L.*, Calderón J.S., King-Diaz B. and Lotina-Hennsen B.. J. Agric. Food Chem. (1998), 46, (7), 2810-2816. (16)

9.- “Secondary Metabolites Isolated from Mexican Plants: Target and Mechanism of Action on Photosynthesis”. (1998). Lotina-Hennsen B.*, Mata R., Calderón J.S., Céspedes-Acuña C.L. and Jiménez-Estrada M..  Recent. Res. Devel. in Agricultural & Food Chemistry. 2, 731-749. (2).

10.- “Allelopathic Activity of Photogedunins From Cedrela ciliolata (Meliaceae). Céspedes C.L.*, Calderón J.S., Salazar J.R., King-Diaz B. and Lotina-Hennsen B. Bol. Soc. Chil. Quim. (1999), 44, (2), 173-183. (7)

11.- “Flavonoids from Tephrosia species part 9 – An unusual Isopropenyldihydrofuran Biflavonol from Tephrosia crassifolia”. Gómez-Garibay F. *, Calderón J. S., De la O. A. M., Céspedes C. L., Téllez-Valdés O. and Taboada J.. Phytochemistry, (1999), 52 (6), 1159-1163. (9)

12.- “Phytogrowth properties of limonoids isolated from Cedrela ciliolata. Céspedes Carlos L.*, Calderón J.S., Gómez-Garibay F., Segura R., King-Díaz B., Lotina-Hennsen B.. J. Chemical Ecology,  (1999), 25(12),  2665-2676. (11)

13.- “Antifeedant Activity of a b-Dihydroagarofuran from Maytenus disticha.”  Céspedes Carlos L.*, Alarcón J., Achnine L., Becerra J., Silva M.. Rev. Latinoamericana. Quím. (1999), 27 (2), 41-45. (2)

14.- “Photosynthetic Inhibitory Activity of Dihydro-b-agarofurans Sesquiterpenes from Maytenus disticha and Maytenus boaria (Celastraceae).” Céspedes C.L.*, Achnine L., Alarcón J., Becerra J., Lotina-Hennsen B. Z. Naturforschung C, (2000), 55c, 631-637. (7).

15.- “Growth Inhibitory effects on Fall Armyworm Spodoptera frugiperda of some limonoids isolated from Cedrela spp (Meliaceae).” Céspedes C.L.*, Calderón J., Lina L., Aranda E.. J. Agric. Food Chem. (2000), 48, 1903-1908. (55).

16.- “Anti-Inflammatory activity of ovatifolin”. Céspedes C.L.*, Ramírez-Apan T., Uchoa A., Calderón J.S., Hoeneisen M., and Silva M. Rev. Latinoamericana. Quím. (2000), 28, 127-132. (3)

17.- “Allelopathic Activities of Endemic Cosmos spp. (Asteraceae) from Mexico.” Céspedes C.L.*, Alvarado G., Ramos E., Salazar J.R., Gómez-Garibay F., and Calderón J.S.. Revista Tip, Vol. 3(2), 69-74, (2000). Revista de Divulgación Cientifica, FES-Zaragoza, UNAM. (2)

18.- “Insecticidal effects of limonoids from Mexican Cedrela spp. (Meliaceae).” Cespedes C.L*, Calderon JS., Aranda E. Papers of the American Chemical Society. (2000). Vol. 219, Part 1. Meeting Agro-78, U74-U74 pp.

19.- “Insect Growth Regulatory Activity of some extracts and compounds from Parthenium argentatum on Fall Armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda).” Céspedes C.L.*, Martinez-Vazquez M., Calderón J., Salazar J. R. and Aranda E.. Z. Naturforschung C, (2001), 56c, 95-105. (19)

20.- “Insect Growth Regulator and Insecticidal Activity of Dihydro-b-agarofurans from Maytenus spp. (Celastraceae).” Céspedes C.L.*, Alarcón J., Aranda E., Becerra J., Silva M.. Z. Naturforschung C, (2001), 56c, 603-613. (27)

21.- “Inhibition of Photophosphorylation and electron transport by flavonoids and biflavonoids from Endemic Tephrosia spp. of Mexico.“ Céspedes C.L.*, Achnine L., Gómez-Garibay F., Salazar J.R., Calderón J., Lotina-Hennsen B.. Pesticide Biochem. and Physiol., (2001), 69, 63-76. (7)

 22.-“Plant-growth Inhibitory Activity of Cedrelanolide from Cedrela salvadorensis”.  Céspedes C.L.*, Calderón J., Segura R., Salazar J.R. and Lotina-Hennsen B.. J. Chem. Ecol. (2001), 27, 137-149. (9)

23.- “Chromene chalcones from Tephrosia carrollii and the revised structure of Oaxacacin. Gómez-Garibay F., Arciniega M. De La O, Calderón J.S.*, Téllez-Valdés O., Céspedes C.L. and Taboada J. Z. Naturforschung C, (2001), 56c, 969-972. (6)

24.- “Isoprenylated Flavonoids from Tephrosia tuitoensis.” Calderón J.S.*, Gómez-Garibay F. and Céspedes C.L.. Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, (2001), Vol. 29 (7),  763-764.

25.- “Acetylcholinesterase and insect growth inhibitory activities of Gutierrezia microcephala on fall armyworm Spodoptera frugiperda (J.E. Smith).  Calderon J. S., Céspedes C. L.*,. Rosas R., Gómez-Garibay F., Salazar J. R., Lina L., Aranda E. and Kubo I. Z. Naturforschung C. (2001). 56c: 5/6, 382-394. (31)

26.- “Comparative Study of Ovatifolin Antioxidant and Growth Inhibition Activities”. Céspedes C.L.*, Hoeneisen M., Bittner M., Becerra J. and Silva M.. J. Agric. Food Chemistry, (2001), 49, 4243-4251. (11)

27.- Crystal and Molecular Structure of (-)-17-Hydroxy-neo-clerod-3-en-15-oic acid from Gymnosperma glutinosum. Calderón J.S.*, Segura-Correa R., Céspedes C.L. and Toscano A. Analytical Sciences. (2001), 17, 1-2. (3)

28.- Organobismuthines containing aromatic heterocycles: Synthesis and Characterization. Lemus A., Sharma P.*, Cabrera A., Rosas N., Alvarez C., Gómez E., Sharma M., Céspedes C.L., and Hernández S.. Main Group Metal Chemistry, (2001), 24 (12), 835-839. (5).

29.- “Plant Growth Inhibitory Activity of p-Hydroxyacetophenones and tremetones from Chilean Endemic Baccharis species and some analogous: A Comparative Study.” Céspedes C.L.*, Uchoa A., Salazar J.R., Perich F. and Pardo F. J. Agric. Food Chemistry. (2002), 50, 2283-2292. (34)

30.- Herbicidal, Plant Growth Inhibitory, and Cytotoxic Activities of Bismuthines Containing Aromatic Heterocycles. Céspedes C. L.*, Lemus A., Salazar J. R., Cabrera A. and Sharma P.  J. Agric. Food Chemistry, (2003), 51, 2923-2929. (9)

31.- Tyrosinase Inhibition Kinetics of Anisic Acid. Kubo I.*, Chen Q-X., Nihei K-I., Calderón J.S. and Céspedes C.L.*. Z. Naturforschung C, (2003), 58c (9/10), 713-718. (32)

32.-  Tyrosinase Inhibitors from Galls of Rhus javanica leaves and their effects on insects.  Kubo I.*, Kinst-Hori I., Soria F., Takasaki M., Calderón J.S. and Céspedes C.L.*. Z. Naturforschung C. (2003), 58c (9/10), 719-725. (36)

33.-  Antioxidant and Insect Growth Regulatory Activities of Stilbenes and extracts from Yucca periculosa.  Torres P., Avila J.G., Romo de Vivar A., García A.M., Marín J.C., Aranda E. and Céspedes C.L.*. Phytochemistry. (2003), 64, 463-473. (56)

34.- Insect growth inhibition by tocotrienols and hydroquinones from Roldana barba-johannis (Asteraceae). Céspedes C.L.*, Torres P., Marín J. C., Arciniegas A., Pérez-Castorena A. L., Romo de Vivar A. and Aranda E.. Phytochemistry (2004), 65 (13), 1963-1975. (27)

35.- A new host plant record for Moneilema variolare Thomson in Mexico. (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Lamiinae)» by Salazar J.R., Noguera F.A. and Céspedes C.L.*.The Coleopterists Bulletin. (2004), 58 (3), 131-132. (2)

36.- “Plant-Growth regulatory properties of natural sesquiterpene lactones from Parthenium weedy species and analogous derivatives. A comparative study.” Céspedes C.L.*, Uchoa A., Calderón J.S. Biopesticides International, (2005), 1 (3/4), 142-164. (4)

37.- “Antioxidant activities of extracts from Barkleyanthus salicifolius (Asteraceae) and Penstemon gentianoides (Scrophulariaceae). Domínguez M., Nieto A., Marin J.C., Keck A-S., Jeffery E., and Céspedes C.L.*. J. Agric. Food Chem. (2005), 53, 5889-5895. (31)

38.- “Trypanocidal activity of oleoresin and terpenoids isolated from Pinus oocarpa”. Rubio J., Calderon J.S., Flores A., Castro C. and Céspedes C.L.*. Z. Naturforschung C.  (2005), 60c, 711-716. (14)

39.- “Insect growth regulatory effects of some extracts and sterols from Myrtillocactus geometrizans (Cactaceae) against Spodoptera frugiperda and Tenebrio molitor”. Céspedes C.L.*, Salazar J.R., Martínez M. and Aranda E. Phytochemistry. (2005), 66, 2481-2493. (39)

40.- “Evaluación biológica e identificación de dos principios activos de extractos de orégano (Lippia berlandieri Schauer).” Serrato-Barajas B.E., Calderón-Mugica J.C., Salgado-Garciglia R., Céspedes-Acuña C.L., y Bravo-Espinosa M. Revista Ciencia Forestal en México. (2005), 30 (98), 73-85. (1)

41.- “Plant Growth Inhibitory activities by secondary metabolites isolated from Latin American flora.” Céspedes C.L.*, Marín J.C., Domínguez M., Avila J.G., and Serrato B. Capítulo en Libro; En: Lead molecules from natural products: Discovery and new trends. (M.T.H. Khan, A. Ather, Eds.). Advances in Phytomedicine Series, Vol 2. Elsevier, The Netherlands, (2006), pp. 385-422. ISBN-13: 978-0-444-51619-0. ISBN-10: 0-444-51619-0. ISBN: 1572-557X. (15)

42.- “Natural compounds as antioxidant and molting inhibitors can play a role as a model for search of new botanical pesticides.” Céspedes C.L.*, Avila J.G., Marín J.C., Domínguez M., Torres P., and Aranda E. Capítulo en Libro; En: Naturally Occurring Bioactive Compounds. (Mahendra Rai and Maria Cecilia Carpinella, Eds.). Advances in Phytomedicine Series, Vol 3. Elsevier, The Netherlands, (2006), pp. 1-27. ISBN-13: 978-0-444-52241-2. ISBN-10: 0-444-52241-7. ISBN: 1572-557X (series). (15)

43.- “Antifungal and antibacterial activities of Araucaria araucana (Mol.) K. Koch Heartwood Lignans”. Céspedes C.L.*, Avila J. G., Garcia A.M., Becerra J., Flores C., Aqueveque P., Bittner M., Hoeneisen M., Martinez M. and Silva M. Z. Naturforschung C.  (2006), 61c, 35-43. (11)

44.- “Antifungal and Antibacterial Activities of Mexican Tarragon (Tagetes lucida)”. Carlos L. Céspedes*, J. Guillermo Avila, Andrés Martínez, Blanca Serrato, José C. Calderón-Mugica and Rafael Salgado-Garciglia. J. Agricultural and Food Chemistry. (2006), 54, 3521-3527. (32)

45.- “Los Flavonoides en el Instituto de Química: una Relación Histórica” Céspedes C.L.*, Salazar J.R. Capítulo en Libro; En: “Química de la Flora Mexicana: Investigaciones en el Instituto de Química, UNAM”. (Alfonso Romo de Vivar, Ed.). S & G Editores, México D.F., México, (2006), pp. 63-88. ISBN: 968-7623-23-3. (3)

46.- “Extracts of Penstemon gentianoides inhibit lipopolysaccharide-induced expression of inducible nitric oxide synthase and cyclooxygenase-2 in murine macrophage RAW 264.7 cells”. Mariana  Dominguez-Lopez, Carlos L. Céspedes*, Anna S. Keck and Elizabeth H. Jeffery*. FASEB Journal. (2006). 20 (4): Part 1: A605-c. (2)

47.- “Pensteminoside, an unusual catalpol-type iridoid from Penstemon gentianoides HBK (Plantaginaceae)”. Mariana Domínguez, J. Camilo Marín, Baldomero Esquivel and Carlos L. Céspedes*.  Phytochemistry (2007). 68, 1762-1766. (18)

48.- “Volatile compounds from plants. Its origin, emission, effects, technical analysis and agro applications”. Juan C. Marín L. and Carlos L. Céspedes*. Revista Fitotecnia Mexicana. (2007), 30 (4), 327-351. (5)

49.- “Ceroplastes albolineatus, the first scale insect shown to sequester pyrrolizidine alkaloids from its host-plant Pittocaulon praecox”. Juan Camilo Marín, Carlos L. Céspedes*, Till Beuerle, Claudine Theuring and Thomas Hartmann*. Chemoecology (2007), 17 (2), 109-115. (7).

50.- “Antioxidant and Biocide Activities of Selected Mexican and Chilean plants”. Carlos L. Céspedes*, J. Guillermo Ávila, Julio Alarcón, and Isao Kubo. Capítulo en Libro (Chapter 25); En: Functional Food and Health: Phenolics in Food and Natural Health Products. (Takayuki Shibamoto, Kazuki Kanazawa, Fereidoon Shahidi and Chi-Tang Ho, Eds.). American Chemical Symposium Series, Vol. No. 993. ACS, Washington D.C., (2008), pp: 277-307. ISBN: 978-0-8412-6982-8 (series). (5)

51.- “Pyrrolizidine alkaloids of the endemic Mexican genus Pittocaulon and assignment of stereoisomeric 1,2-saturated necine bases”. Marin J.C., Ernst L., Beuerle T., Theuring C., Céspedes C.L.*, Hartmann Th. Phytochemistry. (2008), 69 (1), 154-167. (8).

52.- “Antioxidant and cardioprotective activities of phenolic extracts from fruits of Chilean Blackberry Aristotelia chilensis (Elaeocarpaceae), Maqui”. Carlos L. Céspedes*, Mohammed El-Hafidi, Natalia Pavón, Julio Alarcón. Food Chemistry. (2008), 107, 820-829. (42)

53.- Antifeedant, Insect Growth Regulatory Activities of Methanolic Extracts from Chilean Podocarpaceae. Carlos L. Céspedes*, Julio Alarcón, Sergio Águila, Patrício Torres, Pedro Aqueveque, José Becerra and Mario Silva. Biopesticides International.  (2008), 4 (1), 35-51. (3)

54.- Insect Growth Inhibitory Activity and Cytotoxicity of Tannic Acid from Gallae Rhois.

Isao kubo*, Ikuyo Hori, Ken-Ichi Nihei, Hiroki Satooka, Carlos L. Céspedes, and José S. Calderón. Biopesticides International.  (2008), 4 (1), 6-14. (5)

55.- Antifungal and Antibacterial Activities of Pittocaulon spp . J. Camilo Marín, J. Guillermo Ávila, Margarita Canales, Tzasna Hernandez and Carlos L. Céspedes*. Pharmaceutical Biology. (Invited Paper),(2008), Vol 46 (1-2), 66-71. (2).

56.- Biotransformation of Indole Derivatives in Mycelial Cultures by Fungi. J. Alarcon*, E. Cid, L. Lillo, C.L. Cespedes, S. Aguila and J. Alderete. Z. Naturforschung C.  (2008), 63c (2), 82-84. (3)

57.- Antibacterial Activity of the Chitooligosaccharides. L.Lillo*, J. Alarcon, G. Cabello, C.L. Cespedes and C. Caro.   Z. Naturforschung C.  (2008), 63c, 644-648. (9).

58.- Antioxidant Activity of an Unusual 3-Hydroxyindole Derivative Isolated from Fruits of Aristotelia chilensis  (Mol) Stuntz. Carlos L. Céspedes*, Julio Alarcon, Maribel Valdez, and Octavio Paredes-López. Z. Naturforsch C. (2009). 64c, (9/10), 759 – 762. (6).

59.- Ent-labdane type diterpene with antifungal activity from Gymnosperma glutinosum (Spreng.) Less. (Asteraceae). Rocío Serrano, Tzasná Hernández, Margarita Canales, Ana María García-Bores, Alfonso Romo De Vivar, Carlos L. Céspedes, and José Guillermo Avila*.  Bol. Latinoam. Caribe Plant Med. Aromat. (2009). Vol. 8 (5), 412 – 418. (2)

60.- Phytochemical Profile and the Antioxidant Activity of Chilean Wild Black Berry Fruits, Aristotelia chilensis (Mol) Stuntz (Elaeocarpaceae). Carlos L. Céspedes*, Maribel Valdez, José G. Avila, Mohammed El-Hafidi, Julio Alarcón and Octavio Paredes-López. Food Chemistry. (2010), Vol. 119 (3), 886-895. (28).

61.- Anti-Inflammatory Activity of Aristotelia chilensis Mol. (Stuntz) (Elaeocarpaceae). Carlos L. Cespedes*, Julio Alarcon, Jose G. Avila and Antonio Nieto. Boletin Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromaticas. (2010). Vol. 9 (2), 127-135. (6).

62.- “Plant Growth Inhibitory Activity of N,N´-di-(4-R-phenyl)-alkanediamides”. Carlos L. Céspedes*, María E. Rodríguez, J. Gustavo Ávila and Roberto Martínez. Boletin Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromaticas. (2010). Vol. 9 (4), 246-257.

63.- “Effects of extracts, flavonoids and iridoids from Penstemon gentianoides (Plantaginaceae) on inhibition of inducible nitric oxide synthase (iNOS), cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) in LPS-Activated RAW 264.7 macrophage cells and their antioxidant activity.” Mariana Dominguez, Anna S. Keck, Elizabeth H. Jeffery and Carlos L. Cespedes*. Boletin Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromaticas. (2010). Vol. 9 (5), 397-413. (3)

64.- “Anti-inflammatory, antioedema and gastroprotective activities of Aristotelia chilensis extracts, part 2”. Carlos L. Cespedes*, Julio Alarcon, Jose G. Avila and Mohammed El-Hafidi. Boletin Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromaticas. (2010). Vol. 9 (6), 432-439. (1)

65.- “Chilean Science gets up”. Carlos L. Cespedes, Julio Alarcon. Boletin Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromaticas. (2010). Vol. 9 (2), 85-86.

66.- “Anti-Inflammatory Activity of Penstemon gentianoides and P. campanulatus”. Mariana Domínguez, Jose G. Avila, Antonio Nieto and Carlos L. Cespedes*. Pharmaceutical Biology, (2011), Vol. 49 (2), 118-124.(7)

67.- “Insect growth regulatory activity of Blechnum chilense.” Carlos A. Hincapie-Llanos, Zulma Monsalve, Katherine Parada, Claudio Lamilla, Julio Alarcon, and Carlos L. Cespedes*. Natural Products Communications. (2011), Vol. 6 (8): 1085-1088. (1)

68.- “Antioxidant activity of Blechnum chilense (Kaulf.) Mett., Curcuma domestica Valeton and Tagetes verticillata Lag & Rodriguez.” Carlos A. Hincapie-Llanos, Zulma Monsalve, Julio Alarcon, and Carlos L. Cespedes. Boletin Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromaticas. (2011). Vol. 10 (4), 315-324. (1)

69.- “Anti-Inflammatory and cytotoxic Activities of Chichipegenin, Peniocerol, and Macdougallin isolated from Myrtillocactus geometrizans (Mart. Ex Pfeiff.) Con.” Salazar J.R., Martinez-Vazquez M., Cespedes C.L., Ramirez-Apan T., Nieto-Camacho A., Rodriguez-Silverio J. and Flores-Murrieta F. Z. Naturforschung C, (2011), 66c, (1/2), 24-30. (4)

70.- “Antibacterial activity of an oligosaccharide of native Paecilomyces sp. and its aminoglycosylated derivative.” Lillo L., Alarcon J., Cespedes CL., Cabello G., Canto P., and Caro C. Z. Naturforschung C, (2011), 66c, (3/4), 123-128.

 71.- “Biopesticides of botanical origin, phytochemicals and extracts from Celastraceae, Rhamnaceae and Scrophulariaceae.” Carlos L. Cespedes, Julio Alarcon. Boletin Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromaticas. (2011). Vol. 10 (3), 175-181. (7)

72.- “Insecticidal activity of Chilean Rhamnaceae: Talguenea quinquenervis (Gill et Hook).” Julio Alarcon, Sofia Molina, Nicolas Villalobos, Luis Lillo, Claudio Lamilla, Carlos L. Cespedes, David S. Seigler. Boletin Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromaticas. (2011). Vol. 10 (4), 383-388. (1)

73.- “Mite growth regulatory activity of Blechnum chilense (Kailf.) Mett.” Carlos A. Hincapie, Zulma I. Monsalve, Katherine Parada, Claudio Lamilla, Julio Alarcon, Carlos L. Cespedes*. Planta Medica, (2011), 77 (12), 1257. SL54. DOI: 10.1055/s-0031-1282177.

74.- “Solubility effects on antibacterial activity of chemically modified chitooligosaccharides of fungal origin.” Luis Lillo*, Inés Muñoz, Jerónimo Pérez, Julio Alarcon, Carlos L. Cespedes, Gerardo Cabello, Claudio Lamilla and Claudia Caro. Boletín Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromáticas. (2011). Vol. 10 (6), 536-542.

75.- “Antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activities of Pittocaulon species from México.” J. Camilo Marín-Loaiza, Antonio Nieto, Carlos L. Céspedes*. Pharmaceutical Biology, (2013), Vol. 51 (2), 260-266.

76.- “Antihyperglycemic effect and genotoxicity of Psittacanthus calyculatus extract in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats.” José Guillermo Avila-Acevedo, Ana María García-Bores*, Felipe Martínez-Ramírez, Tzasná Hernández-Delgado, Maximiliano Ibarra-Barajas, Alfonso Romo de Vivar, Saúl Flores-Amaya, Paola Velasco-Lara and Carlos L. Cespedes*. Boletin Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromaticas. (2012). Vol. 11 (4), 345-353.

77.- “Antifeedant, insect growth regulatory and insecticidal effects of Calceolaria talcana (Calceolariaceae) on Drosophila melanogaster and Spodoptera frugiperda.” Evelyn Muñoz, Claudio Lamilla, Juan C. Marin, Julio Alarcon and Carlos L. Cespedes. Industrial Crop and Products (2013), Vol 42, 137-144. (7)

78.- “The insecticidal, molting disruption and insect growth inhibitory activity of extracts from Condalia microphylla Cav. (Rhamnaceae).” Carlos L. Cespedes, Sofia C. Molina, Evelyn Muñoz, Claudio Lamilla, Julio Alarcon, Sara M. Palacios, Maria C. Carpinella, Jose G. Avila. Industrial Crop and Products. (2013), Vol. 42, 78-86. (5)

79.- “Insecticidal activity of sesquiterpenes skeleton synthesized by the conventional Robinson annulations reaction on Drosophila melanogaster”. Julio Alarcon, Claudio Lamilla, and Carlos L. Cespedes. Industrial Crop and Products, (2013), Vol. 42, 268-272. (1)

80.- “Antioxidant and Biocidal Activities from Natural sources: An Overview.” Carlos L. Cespedes. Chapter 1, In: Natural Antioxidants and Biocides from Wild Medicinal Plants. Editors: Carlos L. Cespedes, Diego A. Sampietro, David S. Seigler, Mahendra K. Rai. Cabi Publishing, Wallingford, UK., (2013), pp 1-10, ISBN-13: 978-1-78064-233-8. (3)

81.- “Phytoecdysteroids and Related Sterols Isolated From Mexican Cacti: Their Potential Use As Natural Insecticides.” Juan R. Salazar And Carlos L. Céspedes. Chapter 11, In: Natural Antioxidants and Biocides from Wild Medicinal Plants. Editors: Carlos L. Cespedes, Diego A. Sampietro, David S. Seigler, Mahendra K. Rai. Cabi Publishing, Wallingford, UK, (2013), pp 167-179, ISBN-13: 978-1-78064-233-8. (3)

82.- “Natural Polymers and their Biological Activities.” Luis Lillo, Julio Alarcón, Gerardo Cabello, Carlos L. Céspedes And Claudia Caro. Chapter 14, In: Natural Antioxidants and Biocides from Wild Medicinal Plants. Editors: Carlos L. Cespedes, Diego A. Sampietro, David S. Seigler, Mahendra K. Rai. Cabi Publishing, Wallingford, UK, (2013), pp 207-213, ISBN-13: 978-1-78064-233-8. (1)

83.- “Insect growth regulatory, molting disruption and insecticidal activity of Calceolaria talcana (Calceolariaceae: Scrophulariaceae) and Condalia microphylla Cav. (Rhamnaceae).” Carlos L. Cespedes*, Evelyn Muñoz, Claudio Lamilla, Sofía Catalina Molina, and Julio Alarcon. Chapter 15, In: Natural Antioxidants and Biocides from Wild Medicinal Plants. Editors: Carlos L. Cespedes, Diego A. Sampietro, David S. Seigler, Mahendra K. Rai. Cabi Publishing, Wallingford, UK, (2013), pp 214-238, ISBN-13: 978-1-78064-233-8. (3)

84.- “Insect growth regulatory effects by diterpenes from Calceolaria talcana Grau & Ehrhart (Calceolariaceae: Scrophulariaceae) against Spodoptera frugiperda and Drosophila melanogaster.” Evelyn Muñoz, Daniela Escalona, Juan R. Salazar, Julio Alarcon and Carlos L. Cespedes*. Industrial Crop and Products (2013), Vol 45, 283-292. (4)

85.- “Chemistry and Biological Activities of Calceolaria spp. (Calceolariaceae:Scrophulariaceae)”. Carlos L. Cespedes*, Juan R. Salazar, Julio Alarcon. Phytochemistry Reviews (2013), Vol 12, (4), 733-749. (3)

86.- “Ceramides and terpenoids from Russula austrodelica Singer [Ceramidas y terpenoides desde Russula austrodelica Singer].” Julio Alarcón, Nicolás  Villalobos, Claudio Lamilla, Carlos L. Céspedes. Bol. Latinoam. Caribe Plant. Med. Aromat. (2013) Vol 12, (6), 493-498.

87.- “Tyrosinase inhibitors from Calceolaria integrifolia s.l.: Calceolaria talcana aerial parts.” Evelyn Muñoz, Juan R. Salazar, Jose G. Avila, Julio Alarcon, Isao Kubo, and Carlos L. Cespedes*. J. Agricultural and Food Chemistry, (2013), Vol. 61, 4336-4343. (3)

88.- “Natural Antioxidants and Biocides from Wild Medicinal Plants.”  Libro: Carlos L. Cespedes, Diego A. Sampietro, David S. Seigler, Mahendra K. Rai, Editors. Cabi Publishing, Wallingford, UK, (2013), 272 pp, ISBN-13: 978-1-78064-233-8. (4)

89.- “Aspergillus niger catalyzes the synthesis of flavonoids from chalcones”. Julio Alarcon, Joel Alderete, Carlos Escobar, Ramiro Araya and Carlos L. Cespedes. Biocatalysis and Biotransformation, (2013), Vol. 31, (4), 160-167.  .-

90.- «Antifungal Activity of Alkanols: Inhibition of Growth of Spoilage Yeasts». Isao Kubo and Carlos L. Cespedes*. Phytochemistry Reviews, (2013), Vol 12 (4), 961-977. (DOI: 10.1007./s11101-013-9325-1).

91.- “Inhibition of cholinesterase activity by extracts, fractions and compounds from Calceolaria talcana and C. integrifolia (Calceolariaceae: Scrophulariaceae)”. Carlos L. Cespedes*, Evelyn Muñoz, Juan R. Salazar, Lydia Yamaguchi, Enrique Werner, Julio Alarcon, Isao Kubo. Food and Chemical Toxicology, (2013), 62, 919-926. (3)

92.- “Biopesticides from Plants: Calceolaria integrifolia sensu lato”. Carlos L. Céspedes, Juan R. Salazar, Armando Ariza-Castolo, Lydia Yamaguchi, José G. Ávila, Pedro Aqueveque, Isao Kubo, Julio Alarcón. Environmental Research, (2014), 132, 391–406.

93.- “Antifeedant, feeding deterrent and insect growth regulatory effects of Calceolaria integrifolia sensu lato complex: C. integrifolia x talcana (SCROPHULARIACEAE) on Drosophila melanogaster and Spodoptera frugiperda”. Carlos L. Cespedes*, Camila Ortega, Julio Alarcon. Rev. Latinoamer. Quimica (2014), 42 (1), 113-132.

94.-“Germination inhibitory activity of selected plants from Central South of Chile.” Julio Alarcon, Darlin Ferrada, Roberto Gonzalez, Jorge Campos, Victor Finot, Enrique Werner, Carlos L Cespedes. Boletin Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromaticas (2014),  13(4), 351-358. · 0.62 Impact Factor

95.- “Structural studies of the exopolysaccharide produced by a submerged culture of entomopathogenic fungus Metarhizium anisopliae.“ Luis Lillo, Gerardo Cabello, Carlos L Cespedes, Claudia Caro, Jeronimo Perez. Boletin Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromaticas (2014); 13(4), 359-365. · 0.62 Impact Factor

96.- “New advances in chemical defenses of plants: researches in Calceolariaceae.” CL Cespedes*, PM Aqueveque, JG Avila, J Alarcon, I Kubo. Phytochemistry Reviews (2015),14 (3), 367-380. 4.1 impact factor.

97.- “Aristotelia chilensis, rutin and quercetin amielorates acute vascular endothelial dysfunction in rat thoracic aorta exposed to oxidative stress”. Oscar Fuentes*, Carlos L. Céspedes, Rosa Sepúlveda. Boletin Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromaticas. (2015), 14(1): 11-20. • 0.62 Impact Factor

98.- “In the search of new secondary metabolites with biopesticidal properties.” Carlos L. Cespedes*, Julio Alarcon, Pedro Aqueveque, David Seigler, Isao Kubo. The Israel Journal of Plant Sciences (2015), 62 (4), 216-228. DOI: 10.1080/07929978.2015.1006424  0.5 impact factor.

99.- «Bioactive compounds isolated from submerged fermentations of the Chilean fungus Stereum rameale». Pedro Aqueveque*, Carlos L. Cespedes, Jose Becerra, Marcelo Davila, Olov Sterner. Z. Naturforschung C  (2015), 70 (3/4), 97-102. DOI: 10.1515/znc-2015-5005  0.57 impact factor

100.- “Ceanothane and Oleanane-Type triterpenes from T. quinquenervia have insecticidal activity against Cydia pomonella, Tenebrio molitor and Drosophila melanogaster”. Soledad Quiroz, Carlos L. Cespedes, Joel B. Alderete and Julio Alarcon*. Ind. Crop Prod. (2015), 74: 759 – 766. 3.208 impact factor.

101.- “Chemical Constituents and Biological Activities of South American Rhamnaceae”. J. Alarcón* and C.L. Cespedes. Phytochemistry Reviews, (2015), 14 (3), 389-401. 4.1 impact factor.

102.- «New environmentally-friendly antimicrobials and biocides from Andean and Mexican biodiversity..» Carlos L. Cespedes*, Julio Alarcon, Pedro Aqueveque, Tatiana Lobo, Julio Becerra, Cristian Balbontin, Jose G. Avila, Isao Kubo, David S. Seigler. Environmental Research, (2015), 142, 549-562.    4.373 (2014 impact factor).

103.- «Insect Growth Regulator (IGR) effects of Eucalyptus citriodora Hook (Myrtaceae)».  J. Rodrigo Salazar, Patrício Torres, Blanca Serrato, Mariana Dominguez, Julio Alarcon, Carlos L. Cespedes*. Boletín Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromáticas, (2015), 14 (5), 403 – 422.  0.5 (2015 impact factor).

104.- «Dihydroagarofuranoid Sesquiterpenes as Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitors from Celastraceae Plants: Maytenus disticha and Euonymus japonicus«. Julio Alarcon, Carlos L Cespedes, Evelyn Muñoz, Cristian Balbontin, Francisco Valdes, Margarita Gutierrez, Luis Astudillo, David Seigler. J. Agricultural and Food Chemistry, (2015), 63 (47), 10250-10256 DOI: 10.1021/acs.jafc.5b04168

105.- «Pedalitin from Isodon japonica, an inactivation of soybean lipoxygenase-1″. Tae J. Ha, T. Isobe, E. Werner, Julio Alarcon, Isao Kubo, Carlos L. Cespedes. Boletín Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromáticas, (2016), 15 (1), 29 – 40. 0.5 (2015 impact factor).

106.- «Insecticidal activity and growth regulatory of Blechnum chilense (Blechnaceae) and Condalia microphylla Cav. (Rhamnaceae) extracts, on larvae of Galleria mellonella (Linnaeus) (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae)». Nelson Zapata, Carlos L Cespedes, Ricardo Ceballos, Julio Alarcon, Andres Leyton. Boletin Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromaticas (2016), 15(2), 77-87.

107.- “Volatile organic compounds from Pachyrhizus ferrugineus and Pachyrhizus erosus (Fabaceae) leaves. Estrella-Parra, EA., Gomez-Verjan JC., Cespedes CL., Alarcon J., Cano Z., Reyes A., Cerbon M., Reyes-Chilpa R.Boletín Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromáticas (2016), 15 (3), 175 – 181.

108.-    Triterpenes and B-agarofurane sesquiterpenes from tissue culture of Maytenus boaria. Alarcon J., Cespedes CL. Boletín Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromáticas (2016), 15 (4), 206 – 214.

109.- “Photoprotective effect of verbascoside from Budleja cordata in SKH-1 mice exposed to acute and chronic UV-B radiation.” Espinosa-González, AM., García-Bores, AM., Benítez-Flores J del C., Sandoval-Pérez CE., González-Valle, MR., Céspedes CL., Avila-Acevedo JG.  Boletín Latinoamericano y del Caribe de Plantas Medicinales y Aromáticas (2016), 15 (5), 288 – 300.

110.- “Calceolaria integrifolia s.l. complex, reduces feeding and growth of Acanthoscelides obtectus, and Epilachna varivestis. A new source of bioactive compounds against dry bean pests.”  Carlos L. Cespedes*, Laura Lina-Garcia, Isao Kubo, Juan R. Salazar, Armando Ariza-Castolo, Julio Alarcon, Pedro Aqueveque, Enrique Werner, and David S. Seigler. Industrial Crops and Products. 2016. 89 (1), 257-267. DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2016.05.026

111.- «Phenolic compounds, antioxidant activity and lipid profile of huitlacoche mushroom (Ustilago maydis) produced in several maize genotypes at different stages of development».  Maribel Valdez-Morales; Carlos L Céspedes; María Elena Valverde; Enrique Ramírez-Chávez; Octavio Paredes-López.  Plant Foods for Human Nutrition.  2016, 71 (4), 436-443. DOI: 10.1007/s11130-016-0572-3

112.- “Antifungal activities of extracts produced by liquid fermentations of Chilean Stereum species against Botrytis cinerea (grey mould agent). Pedro Aqueveque, Carlos L. Céspedes, Julio Alarcón, Guillermo Schmeda-Hirschmann, Juan A. Cañumir, José Becerra, Mario Silva, Olov Sterner, Rudy Radrigán, Mario Aranda. 2016. Crop Protection 89 (1), 95-100. DOI: 10.1016/j.cropro.2016.07.014

113.- «Lippia graveolens Photochemopreventive Effect Against UVB Radiation-Induced Skin Carcinogenesis.»  Urzúa-Meza Martha, Avila-Acevedo José Guillermo, Flores-Maya Saul, Peñalosa-Castro Ignacio, Carlos L. Cespedes, Espinosa-González Adriana Montserrat, Reyna-Campos Alma Ofelia, Cruz-Toscano Sayil, Benítez-Flores José del Carmen, Hernández-Delgado Claudia Tzasna. 2017, Journal of Photochemistry & Photobiology, B: Biology, 167, 72–81.

114.-  «The chilean superfruit black-berry Aristotelia chilensis (Elaeocarpaceae), Maqui as mediator in inflammation-associated disorders.»   Carlos L. CespedesNatalia PavonMariana DominguezJulio AlarconCristian BalbontinIsao KuboMohammed El-HafidiJose G. Avila. 2017, Food and Chemical Toxicology, 108, 438-450.

115.- «Inhibition on Cholinesterase and Tyrosinase by alkaloids and phenolics from Aristotelia chilensis leaves.» Carlos L. Cespedes*, Cristian Balbontin, Jose G. Avila, Mariana Dominguez, Julio Alarcon, Cristian Paz, Viviana Burgos, Leandro Ortiz, Ignacio Peñalosa-Castro, David S. Seigler, Isao Kubo. 2017. Food and Chemical Toxicology, 109, 984-995.

116.- «The impact of Andean Patagonian Mycoflora in the search of new
lead molecules.» Pedro M. Aqueveque*, Carlos L. Cespedes*, Isao Kubo, David S. Seigler, Olov Sterner. 2017. ANNALS OF THE NEW YORK ACADEMY OF SCIENCES. 1401, 5-18.

117.- «Antifungal activities of secondary metabolites isolated from liquid fermentations of Stereum hirsutum (Sh134-11) against Botrytis cinerea (grey mould agent).». Pedro Aqueveque*, Carlos L. Céspedes, José Becerra, Mario Aranda, Olov Sterner. 2017.  Food and Chemical Toxicology. 109, 1048-1054.

118.- «Toxicity of Coumarins synthesized by Pechmann-Duisberg condensation against
Drosophila melanogaster larvae and antibacterial effects». Felipe A. Vargas-Soto, Carlos L. Céspedes-Acuña, Pedro M. Aqueveque-Muñoz, Julio E. Alarcón-Enos*. 2017.  Food and Chemical Toxicology. 109 (2), 1118-1124.

119.- «IXth International Symposium on Natural Products Chemistry and its Applications (IX-ISNPCA), Termas de Chillan, Chillan, Chile». Carlos L.Cespedes-Acuña*, Julio E.Alarcon-Enos. 2017. Food and Chemical Toxicology. 109, 817-819.

120.- “Hepatoprotective effects of raspberry (Rubus coreanus Miq.) seed oil and its major constituents”. Hui Teng, Qiyang Lin, Kang Li, Benyao Yuan, Hongbo Song, Lunzhao Yi, Ming-Chi Wei, Yu-Chiao Yang, Maurizio Battino, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña, Lei Chen, Jianbo Xiao. 2017. Food and Chemical Toxicology. 110, 418-424.

121.- “Phytochemical composition and Biological activities of Dyssodia tagetiflora Lag.” Garcia-Bores A, Arcienegas A, Reyna-Campos A, Cespedes-Acuña CL, Avila-Suarez B, Alarcon-Enos J, Flores-Maya S, Espinosa-Gonzalez AM, Romo de Vivar Romo A, Perez-Plasencia C, Avila-Acevedo JG (2018). Chemistry & Biodiversity. 15, 5-12 (e1700415). DOI: 10.1002/cbdv.201700415

122.- «Assessment of insecticidal responses of extracts and compounds of Drimys winteri, Lobelia tupa, Viola portalesia and Vestia foetida against the granary weevil Sitophilus granarius«. Cristian Paz, Viviana Burgos, Andres Iturra, Ramón Rebolledo, Leandro Ortiz, Ricardo Baggio, José Becerra, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña*. (2018).Industrial Crop and Products, 122, 232-238.

123.- «The Andean Flora in the Search for New Lead Biopesticides.» Carlos L. Cespedes, Julio Alarcon, Isao Kubo, David S. Seigler, Jose G Avila. (2018). Biopestic. International. 14 (1), 11-23.

124.- «Antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects of extracts from Maqui berry Aristotelia chilensis in human colon cancer cells.» Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña∗, Jianbo Xiao, Zhao-Jun Wei, Longsheng Chen, Jose M. Bastias, Jose G. Avila, Julio Alarcon-Enos, Enrique Werner-Navarrete, Isao Kubo. (2018). Journal of Berry Research, 8 (4), 275-296.
DOI:10.3233/JBR-180356. IOS Press

126.- “Identification of structurally diverse alkaloids in Talguenea quinquinervia (Gill. et Hook) by liquid chromatography / electrospray ionization tandem mass spectroscopy and insecticidal activity.” Soledad Quiroz-Carreño, Carlos L. Céspedes-Acuña, David S. Seigler, Julio Alarcón-Enos. Phytochemical Analysis, 2019, 1-9, DOI: 10.1002/pca.2836

127.- “Inhibition of acetylcholinesterase under the new paradigms: ceanothane triterpenes as PAS target dual inhibitors.” Julio E. Alarcon-Enos, Fabiola Carvajal, Carolina Mascayano, Evelyn Muñoz-Nuñez, Soledad M. Quiroz, Cristian A. Balbontin-Sepulveda, Luis Devotto-Moreno, David S. Seigler, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña. Phytochemistrty, 2019.

128.- “Neuroprotective activity of isoquinoline alkaloids from  Chilean Amaryllidaceae plants against oxidative stress-induced cytotoxicity on human neuroblastoma SH-SY5Y cells and mouse hippocampal slice culture.” Lina M. Trujillo-Chacón; Julio E. Alarcón-Enos, Carlos L. Céspedes-Acuña, Luis Bustamante, Marcelo Baeza; Manuela G. López, Fabio Cabezas, Cristina Fernández-Mendívil, Edgar R. Pastene-Navarrete. 2019. Food and Chemical Toxicology. 132, 110665.

129.- «Improvement of the polyphenol extraction from avocado peel by assisted ultrasound and microwaves.» Igor Trujillo, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña, Fabiana L. Silva, Julio Alarcon-Enos. 2019.  J Food Process Engineering.  42, e13197.

130.- “In vitro micropropagation and alkaloids analysis by GC/MS of Chilean Amaryllidaceae plants: Rhodopiala pratensis.” Lina M. Trujillo-Chacón, Edgar R. Pastene-Navarrete, Luis Bustamante, Marcelo Baeza, Julio E. Alarcón-Enos, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña. Phytochemical Analysis, 2020, 1-11. DOI: 10.1002/pca.2865

131.- «Chemoprotective and antiobesity effects of tocols from seed oil of Maqui-berry: their antioxidative and digestive enzyme inhibition potential.» José Miguel Bastías-Montes, Karen Monterrosa, Ociel Muñoz-Fariña, Olga García, Sergio
M. Acuña-Nelson, Carla Vidal-San Martín, Roberto Quevedo-Leon, Isao Kubo, Jose G.
Avila-Acevedo, Mariana Domiguez-Lopez, Zhao-jun Wei, Kiran Thakur, Carlos L.
Cespedes-Acuña*. Food Chemical Toxicology. 136 (2020) 111036.

132.- «Sulforaphane and its Antioxidative Effects in Broccoli Seeds and Sprouts of Different cultivars». Xingang Lv, Guanli Meng, Weina Li, Daidi Fan, Xiao Wang, Cesar A. Espinoza-Pinochet, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña*. Food Chemistry, (2020), in press, DOI:

133.- «Actividad acaricida y repelencia de Blechnum cordatum(Blechnaceae) contra Tetranychus urticae (Acari: Tetranychidae). / Acaricidal activity and repellency of Blechnum cordatum (Blechnaceae) against Tetranychus urticae (Acari: Tetranychidae).» Carlos A. Hincapie, Julio Alarcon, Zulma I. Monsalve, Carlos L. Cespedes. Revista Colombiana de Entomología. (2019), 45 (2): e7957

134.- “Icariside II Suppresses Cervical Cancer Cell Migration through JNK Modulated Matrix Metalloproteinase-2/9 Inhibition in vitro and in vivo.” Ya-Sai Sun, Kiran Thakur, Fei Hu, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña, Jian-Guo Zhang, Zhao-Jun Wei*. Biomedicine and Pharmacotheraphy. (2020). Vol. 125, 110013.

135. «Stevenleaf from Gynostemma Pentaphyllum inhibits human hepatoma cell (HepG2) through cell cycle arrest and apoptotic induction.» Sayed Sajid Hussain, Fan Zhang, Yuan-Yuan Zhang, Kiran Thakur, Mahrukh Naudhani, Carlos L Cespedes-Acuña, Zhao-Jun Wei*. Food Science and Human Wellness. (2020).

136.- «Xth International Symposium on Natural Products Chemistry and Applications (2019 X ISNPCA Chillan Chile).» CL Cespedes-Acuña*, ZJ Wei. Food Chem. Toxicol. (2020). 140, 111316.

137.- «Recent advances in natural products research and their toxicological extrapolations (Ranprte)». CL. Cespedes-Acuña*. Food Chem. Toxicol. (2020). 140, 111308. 

138.- “Selection and Microencapsulation of Myrosinase Enzyme from Broccoli Sprouts of different varieties and Characteristics Evaluation». Xingang Lv*, Xiao Wang, Xiaohua Zheng, Qilei Wang, Daidi Fan, Cesar A. Espinoza-Pinochet, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña*. J. Food Process Engineering. (2020). JFPE-2020-Mar-0262.R1. Accepted, Sept, 09, 2020.

139.- “Cytotoxic activity of phytochemicals from Garcinia mangostana L. and G. benthamiana (Planch. & Triana) Pipoly against breast cancer cells”. Irene See, Gwendoline Cheng Lian Ee, Vivien Yi Mian Jong, Soek Sin Teh, Carlos L. Céspedes Acuña and Siau Hui Mah. Natural Products Research, (2020). GNPL-2020-1534.R3. Accepted. Oct. 01, 2020.

140.- “Assessment of Insecticidal Activity of Benzylisoquinoline Alkaloids from Chilean Rhamnaceae Plants against Fruit-Fly Drosophila melanogaster and the Lepidopteran Crop Pest Cydia pomonella”. Soledad Quiroz-Carreño, Edgar Pastene-Navarrete, Cesar Espinoza-Pinochet, Evelyn Muñoz-Núñez, Luis Devotto-Moreno, Carlos L. Céspedes-Acuña, and Julio Alarcón-Enos. Molecules, (2020). Accepted. Oct. 2020.

141.- “Apigenin 7-O-glucoside promotes cell apoptosis through the PTEN/PI3K/AKT pathway and inhibits cell migration in cervical cancer Hela cells”. Miao-Miao Liu; Run-Hui Ma; Zhi-Jing Ni; Kiran Thakur; Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña; Li Jiang; Zhaojun Wei. Food Chem. Toxicol. Accepted. Oct. (2020).

142.- “The Relationship between Fruit Size and Phenolic and Enzymatic Composition of Avocado Byproducts (Persea americana Mill.): The Importance for Biorefinery Applications.” Igor Trujillo-Mayol, Guillermo Badillo-Muñoz, Carlos L. Céspedes-Acuña, Julio Alarcón-Enos. Horticulturae, (2020), 6, 91-101. doi:10.3390/horticulturae6040091

143.- ”Computer-assisted discovery of compounds with insecticidal activity against Musca domestica and Mythimna separata.” Gabriela Cristina Soares Rodrigues, Mayara dos Santos Maia, Andreza Barbosa Silva Cavalcanti, Renata Priscila Costa Barros, Luciana Scotti, Carlos L. Céspedes-Acuña, Eugene N. Muratov, Marcus Tullius Scotti. Food and Chemical Toxicology 147 (2021) 111899.

144.- «Dioscin inhibits human endometrial carcinoma proliferation via G0/G1 cell cycle arrest and mitochondrial-dependent signaling pathway.» Xiao-Li Li, Run-Hui Ma, Zhi-Jing Ni, KiranThakur, Carlos L.Cespedes-Acuña, Shaoyun Wang, Jian-Guo Zhang, Zhao-Jun Wei. Food and Chemical Toxicology  148,  (2021), 111941.

145.- «Asparanin A inhibits cell migration and invasion in human endometrial cancer via Ras/ERK/MAPK pathway.» Fan Zhang, Zhi-Jing Ni, Lei Ye, Yuan-Yuan Zhang, Kiran Thakur, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña, Jinzhi Han, Jian-Guo Zhang, Zhao-jun Wei. Food Chemical and Toxicology, 150, (2021), 112036.  DOI:

146.- «Evaluation of the Antimicrobial Activity of Some Components of the Essential Oils of Plants Used in the Traditional Medicine of the Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Valley, Puebla, México.» Sebastián Candelaria-Dueñas, Rocío Serrano-Parrales, Marisol Ávila-Romero, Samuel Meraz-Martínez, Julieta Orozco-Martínez, José Guillermo Ávila-Acevedo, Ana María García-Bores, Carlos L Cespedes-Acuña, Ignacio Peñalosa-Castro, Tzasna Hernandez-Delgado. Antibiotics, 10 (3), (2021), 295.

147.- «Hyptis mociniana: phytochemical fingerprint and photochemoprotective effect against UV-B radiation-induced erythema and skin carcinogenesis.» AM Espinosa-González, EA Estrella-Parra, E Nolasco-Ontiveros, AM García-Bores, R García-Hernández, E López-Urrutia, JE Campos-Contreras, M del R González-Valle, J del C Benítez-Flores, CL Céspedes-Acuña, J Alarcón-Enos, JC Rivera-Cabrera, JG Avila-Acevedo. Food and Chemical Toxicology, 151, (2021), 112095.

148.- «Mycoremediation of oxytetracycline by marine fungi mycelium isolated from salmon farming areas in the south of Chile.»Ramon Ahumada-Rudolph, Vanessa Novoa, Julio Becerra, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña, Jaime R. Cabrera-Pardo. Food and Chemical Toxicology, 152, (2021), 112198.

149.- «Gut modulation based anti-diabetic effects of carboxymethylated wheat bran dietary fiber in high-fat diet/streptozotocin-induced diabetic mice and their potential mechanisms.»
Xiao-Xiao Li, Xiu-Xiu Zhang, Rui Zhang, Zhi-Jing Ni, Elnur Elam, Kiran Thakur, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña, Jian-Guo Zhang, Zhao-Jun Wei. Food and Chemical Toxicology, 152, (2021), 112235.

150.- «Recent advances on bioactive polysaccharides from mulberry.»  Jian Ai, Bin Bao, Maurizio Battino, Francesca Giampieri, Chun Chen, Lijun You, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña, Manol Ognyanov, Lingmin Tian, Weibin Bai. Food Funct., 12, (2021), 5219–5235.

151.- «Spiraeoside extracted from red onion skin ameliorates apoptosis and exerts potent antitumor, antioxidant and enzyme inhibitory effects.» Arti Nile, Shivraj Hariram Nile, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña, Jae-Wook Oh. Food and Chemical Toxicology, 154, (2021), 112327.

152.- «Palmitoyl-CoA effect on cytochrome c release, a key process of apoptosis, from liver mitochondria of rat with sucrose diet-induced obesity.» Miguel-Angel Barrios-Maya, Angelica Ruiz-Ramírez, Hector Quezada, Carlos L. Cespedes Acuña, Mohammed El-Hafidi. Food and Chemical Toxicology, 154, (2021), 112351.

153.- «Hyptis mociniana (Benth.) Epling Aerial Parts Essential Oil: Chemical Composition and Insecticidal Activity Against Cydia pomonella and Drosophila melanogaster Larvae.» Edgar A. Estrella-Parra, E. Nolasco-Ontiveros, Julio E. Alarcón-Enos, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña, Ana M. García-Bores, Ignacio Peñalosa-Castro, Adriana Espinosa-González, Jose G. Avila-AcevedoJournal of Essential Oil Bearing Plants 24 (4), (2021), 786-791.

154.- «Natural Resources for Human Health: A New Interdisciplinary Journal Dedicated to Natural Sciences.» BB Aggarwal, O Bender, T Belwal, I Camps, CL Cespedes-Acuña, A Cincinelli, DDG De Albuquerque, C Ferrante, MA Kamal, SU Khan, et al. Natural Resources for Human Health 1 (1), (2021),  1-2.

155.- «Evaluation of spatial memory and anti-fatigue function of long-term supplementation of -alanine and confirmation through cAMP-PKA and apoptosis pathways in mice.» Yi-Long Ma, Yang Yang, Kiran Thakur, Carlos L Cespedes-Acuña, Jian-Guo Zhang, Zhao-Jun Wei. eFoods, 2 (4), (2021), 185-192.

156.- «Cryoconcentration by Centrifugation–Filtration: A Simultaneous, Efficient and Innovative Method to Increase Thermosensitive Bioactive Compounds of Aqueous Maqui (Aristotelia chilensis (Mol) Stunz) extracts. José Miguel Bastías-Montes, Carla Vidal-San-Martín, Yanara Tamarit-Pino, Ociel Muñoz-Fariña, Olga García-Figueroa, Roberto Quevedo-León, Zhao-Jun Wei, Xingang Lv, Carlos L Cespedes-Acuña. Processes, 2022, 10 (1), 25-40.

157.-  «Riboflavin Bioenriched Soymilk Alleviates Oxidative Stress Mediated Liver Injury, Intestinal Inflammation, and Gut Microbiota Modification in B2 Depletion–Repletion Mice.» Yun-Yang Zhu, Kiran Thakur, Jing-Yu Feng, Jian-Guo Zhang, Fei Hu, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña, Chenzhong Liao, and Zhao-Jun Wei. J. Agric. Food Chem. 2022, 70, 12, 3818–3831.

158.- «Dyhidro-β-agarofurans natural and synthetic as acetylcholinesterase and COX inhibitors: interaction with the peripheral anionic site (AChE-PAS), and anti-inflammatory potentials.» J Alarcón-Enos, E Muñoz-Núñez, M Gutiérrez, S Quiroz-Carreño, Edgar Pastene-Navarrete, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña. Journal of Enzyme Inhibition and Medicinal Chemistry, 2022, 37 (1), 1845-1856.

159.- «Lipotoxicity, glucotoxicity and some strategies to protect vascular smooth muscle cell against proliferative phenotype in metabolic syndrome.» O. López-Acosta, A. Ruiz-Ramírez, M.Á. Barrios-Maya, J Alarcon-Aguilar, Julio Alarcon-Enos, Carlos L Céspedes Acuña, Mohammed El-Hafidi. Food and Chemical Toxicology, 2022, 113546.

160.-  «Transcriptome and proteomics conjoint analysis reveal metastasis inhibitory effect of 6-shogaol as ferroptosis activator through the PI3K/AKT pathway in human endometrial …
RH Ma, ZJ Ni, K Thakur, CL Cespedes-Acuña, JG Zhang, ZJ Wei. Food and Chemical Toxicology, 2022, 170, 113499.

161.- «Gathering scientific evidence for a new bioactive natural ingredient: The combination between chemical profiles and biological activities of Flueggea virosa extracts.» G Zengin, S Dall’Acqua, KI Sinan, AI Uba, S Sut, G Peron, OK Etienne, M Kumar, Carlos L. Cespedes-
Acuña, J Alarcon-Enos, A Mollica, M F Mahomoodally. Food Bioscience, 2022, 49, 101967.

162.- «Pien-Tze-Huang alleviates CCl4-induced liver fibrosis through the inhibition of HSC autophagy and the TGF-β1/Smad2 pathway.» Y Zhang, L Hua, C Lin, M Yuan, W Xu, DA Raj, B Venkidasamy, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña, Sh H Nile, G Yan, H Zheng. Frontiers in Pharmacology, 2022, 13, 937484-937484.

163.- «HPLC-MS/MS targeting analysis of phenolics metabolism and antioxidant activity of extractions from Lycium barbarum and its meal using different methods.» YF Shang, TH Zhang, K Thakur, JG Zhang, Carlos L.A. CESPEDES-ACUÑA, Zhao-jun Wei. Food Science and Technology, Campinas, 2022, (2) 42, e71022.

164.- «Cyclopeptide alkaloids from Discaria chacaye (Rhamnaceae) as result of symbiosis with Frankia (Actinomycetales).» S Quiroz-Carreño, E Muñoz-Nuñez, FL Silva, L Devotto-Moreno, David S. Seigler, Edgar Pastene-Navarrete, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña, Julio Alarcon-Enos. Chemistry and Biodiversity, 2022, 19 (8), 10.1002/cbdv.202200630.

165.- «Assessments of Ceanothanes Triterpenes as Cholinesterase Inhibitors: An Investigation of Potential Agents with Novel Inspiration for Drug Treatment of Neurodegenerative Diseases.» Evelyn Muñoz-Nuñez, S Quiroz-Carreño, E Pastene-Navarrete, DS Seigler, Carlos L. Céspedes-Acuña, Ignacio Martínez Valenzuela, Martina Oppliger Muñoz, Alexis Salas-Burgos, Julio Alarcón-Enos. Metabolites, 2022, 12 (7), 668-686.

166.- «Sea buckthorn leaf extract on the stability and antioxidant activity of microencapsulated sea buckthorn oil.» X Lyu, Y Wang, S Gao, X Wang, W Cao, CL Cespedes-Acuña. Food Bioscience, 2022, 101818. 10.1016/j.fbio.2022.101818

167.- «Exploring the potential of Fabiana imbricata Ruiz et Pav. (“Pichi”) against pest insect’s and pathogenic microorganisms to crop protection.» Fabiana L Silva, Soledad Quiroz-Carreño, Marcelo JP Ferreira, Zhao-Jun Wei, Kiran Thakur, Xingang Lv, Jose G Avila-Acevedo, Isao Kubo, David S Seigler, Gokhan Zengin, Kouadio Ibrahime Sinan, Adriano Mollica, Julio Alarcon-Enos, Edgar Pastene-Navarrete, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña. South African Journal of Botany, 2022, 151, 114-157. 

168.- «The mechanisms of action of prenylated xanthones against breast, colon, and lung cancers, and their potential application against drug resistance.» NV Gunter, SS Teh, I Jantan, CL Cespedes-Acuña, SH Mah. Phytochem. Rev. (2022).

168.- «Could elderberry fruits processed by modern and conventional drying and extraction technology be considered a valuable source of health-promoting compounds?.» M Terzić, T Majkić, G Zengin, I Beara, Carlos L Cespedes-Acuña, D Čavić, Marija Radojković. Food Chemistry, 2023, 405, 134766.

169.- «Integrated miRNA and mRNA omics reveal dioscin suppresses migration and invasion via MEK/ERK and JNK signaling pathways in human endometrial carcinoma in vivo and in vitro.» Xiao-Li Li, Xiu-Xiu Zhang, Run-Hui Ma, Zhi-Jing Ni, Kiran Thakur, Carlos L Cespedes-Acuña, Jian-Guo Zhang, Zhao-Jun Wei. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2023, 303, 116027.

170.- «Phytochemical, biological, and in-silico analysis of Colutea armata Hemsl. & Lace.: A possible source of bioactive natural compounds.» Ayisha Khalid, Samina Afzal, Farhan Abbas, Iftikhar Afzal, Muhammad Iqbal, Sarfraz Ahmad, Siddique Akber Ansari, Hamad M Alkahtani, Tahir Ali Chohan, Umair Khurshid, Hammad Saleem, Carlos Leonardo Cespedes-Acuna.  South African Journal of Botany, 2023, 158, 133-141.

171.- “Structural characteristics and in vitro fermentation patterns of polysaccharides
2 from Boletus mushrooms“. Li Chen, Yuxin Wang, Jiaxin Liu, Zhiyuan Hong, Ka-Hing Wong, Jia-Chi Chiou, Baojun Xu, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña, Weibin Bai, Lingmin Tian. Food & Function (RSC)., 2023, vol. 14 (17), 7912-7923.  DOI:10.1039/D3FO01085F.

172.- «Editorial: Phytochemicals and therapeutic targets: their interactions and effects on health.»  Li Ren, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña, Jie Zhang.  Frontiers Nutrition, 2023,  10 (1), 1-2

173.- «The M/G ratio of alginate oligosaccharides: The key to enhance the coloration of strawberries». Meng Liu, Fang Zhang, Jianbo Xiao, Bingjie Liu, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña, Xianghong Meng. Carbohydrate Polymers, 2023.  PII: S0144-8617(23)00887-1

174.- «Toward the authentication of wines of Itata valley denomination of origin through total reflection x-ray fluorescence (TXRF) method for testing adulteration. A novel valuable tool by using Compton/Rayleigh scattering signals in wines. Samuel Perez, Rodrigo Vasquez, Guillermo Pascual, Juan Araya, Jose Y. Neira, Carlos L. Cespedes-Acuña. Food Bioscience, 2024, 59 (1), 104475 2024.

175.- «A multidimensional study for design functional foods: Chemical profiling, antioxidant potential, enzyme inhibition, and cytotoxic effects of Alkanna tubulosa extracts. Gokhan Zengin, Milena Terzić, Nurgul Abul, Ilhami Gulcin, Ismail Koyuncu, Mustafa Kemal Basarali, Tatjana Đorđević, Zoltán Cziáky, József Jekő, Carlos L Cespedes-Acuna. Food Bioscience, 2024, 60 (1), 104280 2024.

176.- «Insecticidal, antifeedant and acetylcholinesterase inhibitory activity of sesquiterpenoids derived from eudesmane, their molecular docking and QSAR.» Muñoz-Núñez Evelyn, Pastene-Navarrete Edgar, Quiroz-Carreño Soledad, Céspedes-Acuña Carlos, Madrid-Villegas Alejandro, Alarcón-Enos Julio. Pesticide Biochemistry and Physiology, 2024, 105841