"Rubiaceae" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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The Madder plant family of the order Gentianales (formerly Rubiales), subclass Asteridae, class Magnoliopsida includes important medicinal plants that provide QUININE; IPECAC; and COFFEE. They have opposite leaves and interpetiolar stipules.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Rubiaceae" by people in Profiles.
Babu KM, McCurdy CR, Boyer EW. Opioid receptors and legal highs: Salvia divinorum and Kratom. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2008 Feb; 46(2):146-52.
He ZD, Ma CY, Zhang HJ, Tan GT, Tamez P, Sydara K, Bouamanivong S, Southavong B, Soejarto DD, Pezzuto JM, Fong HH. Antimalarial constituents from Nauclea orientalis (L.) L. Chem Biodivers. 2005 Oct; 2(10):1378-86.
Su BN, Kang YH, Pinos RE, Santarsiero BD, Mesecar AD, Soejarto DD, Fong HH, Pezzuto JM, Kinghorn AD. Isolation and absolute stereochemistry of coussaric acid, a new bioactive triterpenoid from the stems of Coussarea brevicaulis. Phytochemistry. 2003 Sep; 64(1):293-302.