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Jorge Ferreira
Research Plant Physiologist


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Translocation of photoassimilates in melon vines and fruits under salinity using 13C isotope - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lima, R.E., Farias, L.F., Ferreira, J.F., Suarez, D.L., Bezerra, M.A. 2020. Translocation of photoassimilates in melon vines and fruits under salinity using 13C isotope. Scientia Horticulturae. 274. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scienta.2020.109659.
Agricultural potential use of reject brine from desalination plants in family farming areas - ()
Environmental, agricultural, and socio-economic impacts of salinization to family-based irrigated agriculture in semiarid regions - ()
Uses and losses of nitrogen by maize and cotton plants under salt stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ribeiro, A.D., Lacerda, C.F., Neves, A.L., Sousa, C.H., Braz, R.D., Oliveira, A.C., Pereira, J.M., Ferreira, J.F. 2020. Uses and losses of nitrogen by maize and cotton plants under salt stress. Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science. https://doi.org/10.1080/03650340.2020.1779228.
Genetic dissection of the salt tolerance mechanisms in almond rootstocks - (Abstract Only)
Spinach plants favor the absorption of K+ over Na+ regardless of salinity, and may benefit from Na+ when K+ is deficient in the soil - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ferreira, J.F., Filho, J.B., Liu, X., Sandhu, D. 2020. Spinach plants favor the absorption of K+ over Na+ regardless of salinity, and may benefit from Na+ when K+ is deficient in the soil. Plants. 9(4). https://doi.org/10.3390/plants9040507.
Functional relationships between aboveground and belowground spinach (Spinacia oleracea L., cv. Racoon) microbiomes impacted by salinity and drought - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ibekwe, A.M., Ors, S., Ferreira, J.F., Liu, X., Suarez, D.L., Ma, J., Ghasemimianaei, A., Yang, C. 2020. Functional relationships between aboveground and belowground spinach (Spinacia oleracea L., cv. Racoon) microbiomes impacted by salinity and drought. Science of the Total Environment. 717. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.137207.
Reclaiming tropical saline-sodic soils with gypsum and cow manure - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Filho, F.G., Dias, N.D., Suddarth, S.R., Ferreira, J.F., Anderson, R.G., Fernandes, C.D., Lira, R.B., Neto, M.F., Cosme, C.R. 2020. Reclaiming tropical saline-sodic soils with gypsum and cow manure. Water. 12(1). https://doi.org/10.3390/w12010057.
Biofertilizers in horticultural crops - ()
Cavalcante, L.F., Bezerra, F.T., Souto, A., Bezerra, M.A., Lima, G.S., Gheyi, H.R., Ferreira, J.F., Beckmann-Cavalcante, M.Z. 2019. Biofertilizers in horticultural crops. Comunicata Science - Horticultural Journal. 12(4). https://doi.org/10.14295/cs.v10i4.3058.
Growth and physiology of maize under water salinity stress and nitrogen fertilization in two soils - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Braz, R.S., Lacerda, C.F., Assis, R.N., Ferreira, J.F., Oliveira, A.C., Ribeiro, A.A. 2019. Growth and physiology of maize under water salinity stress and nitrogen fertilization in two soils. Revista Brasileira de Engenharia Agricola e Ambiental. 23(12):907-913.https://doi.org/10.1590/1807-1929/agriambi.v23n12p907-913.
Yield of potato minitubers under aeroponics, optimized for nozzle type and spray direction - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Filho, J.B., Fontes, P.C., Cecon, P.R., Ferreira, J.F., McGiffen, M.E., Montgomery, J.F. 2020. Yield of potato minitubers under aeroponics, optimized for nozzle type and spray direction. HortScience. 55(1):14-22. https://doi.org/10.21273/HORTSCI13971-19.
Germplasm release of four high-artemisinin clones of Artemisia annua L. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wetzstein, H.Y., Janick, J., Ferreira, J.F. 2019. Germplasm release of four high-artemisinin clones of Artemisia annua L. HortScience. 54(11):2081-2082. https://doi.org/10.21273/HORTSCI14385-19.
Can humic substances improve soil fertility under salt stress and drought conditions? - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Suddarth, S.R., Ferreira, J.F., Cavalcante, L.F., Fraga, V.S., Anderson, R.G., Halvorson, J.J., Bezerra, F.T., Medeiros, S.A., Costa, C.R., Dias, N.S. 2019. Can humic substances improve soil fertility under salt stress and drought conditions? Journal of Environmental Quality. 48(6):1605-1613. https://doi.org/10.2134/jeq2019.02.0071.
Variable salinity responses and comparative gene expression in woodland strawberry genotypes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sandhu, D., Pudussery, M.V., Ferreira, J.F., Liu, X., Pallete, A., Grover, K.K., Hummer, K.E. 2019. Variable salinity responses and comparative gene expression in woodland strawberry genotypes. Scientia Horticulturae. 254:61-69. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scienta.2019.04.071.
Expression of the high-affinity K+ transporter 1 (PpHKT1) gene from almond rootstock 'Nemaguard' improved salt tolerance of transgenic Arabidopsis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kaundal, A., Sandhu, D., Duenas, M., Ferreira, J.F. 2019. Expression of the high-affinity K+ transporter 1 (PpHKT1) gene from almond rootstock 'Nemaguard' improved salt tolerance of transgenic Arabidopsis. PLoS One. 14(3):e0214473. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0214473.
Evaluation of encapsulated anethole and carvone in lambs artificially- and naturally-infected with Haemonchus contortus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Katiki, L.M., Araujo, R.C., Ziegelmeyer, L., Gomes, A.C., Gutmanis, G., Rodrigues, L., Bueno, M.S., Verissimo, C.J., Louvndini, H., Ferreira, J.F., Amarante, A.F. 2019. Evaluation of encapsulated anethole and carvone in lambs artificially- and naturally-infected with Haemonchus contortus. Experimental Parasitology. 197:36-42. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.exppara.2019.01.002.
Understanding the landscape of salt tolerance mechanism in alfalfa - (Abstract Only)
Linking performance of almond rootstocks to underlying physiological and genetic determinants of salinity tolerance - (Abstract Only)
The impact of foliar fertilizers on growth, and biochemical responses of Thymus vulgaris to salinity stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zrig, A., Ferreira, J.F., Hamouda, F., Tounekti, T., Selim, S., Jaouni, S.A., Khemira, H., Abdelgawad, H. 2019. The impact of foliar fertilizers on growth, and biochemical responses of Thymus vulgaris to salinity stress. Arid Land Research and Management. 33(3):297-320. https://doi.org/10.1080/15324982.2018.1551817.
Physiological and biochemical responses of alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) to salinity stress - (Proceedings)
Cornacchione, M.V., Ferreira, J.F., Liu, X., Suarez, D.L. 2018. Physiological and biochemical responses of alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) to salinity stress. Proceedings of the Second World of Alfalfa Congress. 179.
The high-affinity K+ transporter 1 (PpHKT1) gene from almond rootstock ‘Nemaguard’ improved salt tolerance of transgenic Arabidopsis - (Abstract Only)
Spinach (Spinacea oleracea, L.) response to salinity: nutritional value, physiological parameters, antioxidant capacity, and gene expression - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ferreira, J.F., Sandhu, D., Liu, X., Halvorson, J.J. 2018. Spinach (Spinacea oleracea, L.) response to salinity: nutritional value, physiological parameters, antioxidant capacity, and gene expression. Agriculture. 8(10):163. https://doi.org/10.3390/agriculture8100163.
Salt tolerant alfalfa: A way to cope with an increasing soil and water salinity - (Abstract Only)
Fruit yield and survival of five commercial strawberry cultivars under field cultivation and salinity stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ferreira, J.F., Liu, X., Suarez, D.L. 2019. Fruit yield and survival of five commercial strawberry cultivars under field cultivation and salinity stress. Scientia Horticulturae. 243:401-410. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scienta.2018.07.016.
Seasonal and differential sesquiterpene accumulation in artemisia annua suggest selection based on both artemisinin and dihydroartemisinic acid may increase artemisinin in planta - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ferreira, J.F., Benedito, V.A., Sandhu, D., Marchese, J.A., Liu, S. 2018. Seasonal and differential sesquiterpene accumulation in artemisia annua suggest selection based on both artemisinin and dihydroartemisinic acid may increase artemisinin in planta. Frontiers in Plant Science. 9:1096. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2018.01096.
Genetic and physiological analysis of salt tolerance in almond rootstocks - (Abstract Only)
Evidence of nitrogen and potassium losses in soil columns cultivated with maize under salt stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lacerda, C.F., Ferreira, J.F., Suarez, D.L., Freitas, E.D., Liu, X., Ribeiro, A.A. 2018. Evidence of nitrogen and potassium losses in soil columns cultivated with maize under salt stress. Revista Brasileira de Engenharia Agricola e Ambiental. 22(8):553-557. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/1807-1929/agriambi.v22n8p553-557.
Isolated and combined effects of soil salinity and waterlogging in seedlings of 'Green Dwarf' coconut - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Medeiros, W.J., Oliveira, F.I., Lacerda, C.F., Sousa, C.H., Cavalacante, L.F., Silva, A.R., Ferreira, J.F. 2018. Isolated and combined effects of soil salinity and waterlogging in seedlings of 'Green Dwarf' coconut. Semina Agricultural Sciences (Semina: Ciências Agrárias). 39(4):1459-1468. http://dx.doi.org/10.5433/1679-0359.2018v39n4p1459.
Horticultural science and its interplay with parasites, livestock, salts, and biofuels - (Abstract Only)
Polyamines and other secondary metabolites of green-leaf and red-leaf almond rootstocks triggered in response to salinity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Zrig, A., Ferreira, J.F., Serrano, M., Valero, D., Tounekti, T., Khemira, H. 2018. Polyamines and other secondary metabolites of green-leaf and red-leaf almond rootstocks triggered in response to salinity. Pakistan Journal of Botany. 50(4):1273-1279.
Selection and clonal propagation of high artemisinin genotypes of Artemisia annua - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wetzstein, H.Y., Porter, J.A., Janick, J., Ferreira, J.F., Mutui, T.M. 2018. Selection and clonal propagation of high artemisinin genotypes of Artemisia annua. Frontiers in Plant Science. 9:358. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2018.00358.
Sugar yield and composition of tubers from Jerusalem Artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus) irrigated with saline waters - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Bhagia, S., Ferreira, J.F., Kothari, N., Nunez, A., Liu, X., Dias, N.D., Suarez, D.L., Kumar, R., Wyman, C. 2018. Sugar yield and composition of tubers from Jerusalem Artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus) irrigated with saline waters. Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 115:1475-1484. https://doi.org/10.1002/bit.26582.
Genetic analysis of salinity responses in Medicago genotypes - (Abstract Only)
Inclusion complex and nanoclusters of cyclodextrin to increase the solubility and efficacy of albendazole - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Pacheco, P.A., Rodrigues, L.N., Ferreira, J.F., Gomes, A.C., Verissimo, C.J., Louvandini, H., Coasta, R.L., Katiki, L.M. 2018. Inclusion complex and nanoclusters of cyclodextrin to increase the solubility and efficacy of albendazole. Parasitology Research. 117(3):705-712. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00436-017-5740-3.
Preparative separation of high-purity dihydroartemisinic acid from artemisinin production waste by combined chromatography - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, S., Ferreira, J.F., Tian, D., Tang, Y., Liu, L., Yang, W., Liu, Z., Tian, N. 2017. Preparative separation of high-purity dihydroartemisinic acid from artemisinin production waste by combined chromatography. Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin. 66(3):319-326. https://doi.org/10.1248/cpb.c17-00927.
Understanding genetic and physiological bases of salt tolerance in almond rootstocks - (Abstract Only)
Tuber and Inulin production of Jerusalem artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus, L.) under Salinity Stress - (Abstract Only)
Incorporating field wind data to improve crop evapotranspiration parameterization in heterogeneous regions Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Anderson, R.G., Ferreira, J.F., Jenkins, D.L., da Silva Dias, N., Suarez, D.L. 2017. Incorporating field wind data to improve crop evapotranspiration parameterization in heterogeneous regions. Irrigation Science. 35(6):533-547. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00271-017-0560-x.
Terminalia catappa: chemical composition, in vitro and in vivo effects on Haemonchus contortus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Katiki, L.M., Gomes, C.P., Barbieri, A.M., Pacheco, P.A., Rodrigues, L., Verissimo, C.J., Gutmanis, G., Piza, A.M., Louvandini, H., Ferreira, J.F. 2017. Terminalia catappa: chemical composition, in vitro and in vivo effects on Haemonchus contortus. Veterinary Parasitology. 246:118-123. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2017.09.006.
Synergistic interaction of ten essential oils against Haemonchus contortus in vitro - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Katiki, L.M., Barbieri, A.M., Araujo, R.C., Verissimo, C.J., Louvandini, H., Ferreira, J.F. 2017. Synergistic interaction of ten essential oils against Haemonchus contortus in vitro. Veterinary Parasitology. 243(2017):47-51. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2017.06.008.
Isolation of dihydroatemisinic acid from the artemisia annua l. by-product by combining Ultrasound-assisted extraction with response surface methodology - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, S., Ferreira, J.F., Liu, L., Yuwei, T., Tian, D., Liu, Z., Tian, N. 2017. Isolation of dihydroatemisinic acid from the artemisia annua l. by-product by combining Ultrasound-assisted extraction with response surface methodology. Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin. 65(8):746-753. doi: 10.1248/cpb.c17-00192.
Biofuel production from Jerusalem artichoke tuber inulins - ()
Bhagia, S., Akinosho, H., Ferreira, J.F., Ragauskas, A.J. 2017. Biofuel production from Jerusalem artichoke tuber inulins. Biofuel Research Journal. 4(1):587-599. doi: 10.18331/BRJ2017.4.2.4.
Variable salinity responses of 12 alfalfa genotypes and comparative expression analyses of salt-response genes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sandhu, D., Cornacchione, M.V., Ferreira, J.F., Suarez, D.L. 2017. Variable salinity responses of 12 alfalfa genotypes and comparative expression analyses of salt-response genes. Scientific Reports. 7:42958. doi: 10.1038/srep42958.
Understanding genetic and physiological bases of salt tolerance in almond rootstocks - (Abstract Only)
Seasonal induced changes in spinach rhizosphere microbial community structure with varying salinity and drought - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ibekwe, A.M., Ors, S., Ferreira, J.F., Liu, X., Suarez, D.L. 2016. Seasonal induced changes in spinach rhizosphere microbial community structure with varying salinity and drought. Science of the Total Environment. 579:1485-1495. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.11.151.
Physiological and ionic changes in dwarf coconut seedlings irrigated with saline water - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lima, B.L., Lacerda, C.F., Neto, M.F., Ferreira, J.F., Bezerra, A.M., Marques, E.C. 2017. Physiological and ionic changes in dwarf coconut seedlings irrigated with saline water. Revista Brasileira de Engenharia Agricola e Ambiental. 21(2):122-127. doi: 10.1590/1807-1929/agriambi.v21n2p122-127.
Tuber and inulin production of Jerusalem artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus, L.) under salinity stress - (Abstract Only)
Evaluation and expression analysis of alfalfa genotypes in response to prolonged salt stress - (Abstract Only)
Narcotics, ruminants, parasitic diseases, and plants: 16 years of research for the USDA - (Abstract Only)
The effects of dried leaves of Manihot esculenta and Artemisia annua on coccidiosis in organically reared pullets in Brazil - (Proceedings)
Almeida, G.F., Thamsborg, S.M., Campos, D.M., Horsted, K., Magalhaes, P.M., Ferreira, J.F., Hermansen, J.E. 2016. The effects of dried leaves of Manihot esculenta and Artemisia annua on coccidiosis in organically reared pullets in Brazil. EAAP International Symposium on Energy and Protein Metabolism and Nutrition. 137:355-356. doi: 10.3920/978-90-8686-832-2.
Jerusalem artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus, L.) maintains high inulin, tuber yield, and antioxidant capacity under moderately-saline irrigation waters - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dias, N.S., Ferreira, J.F., Liu, X., Suarez, D.L. 2016. Jerusalem artichoke (Helianthus tuberosus, L.) maintains high inulin, tuber yield, and antioxidant capacity under moderately-saline irrigation waters. Industrial Crops and Products. 94:1009-1024. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.indcrop.2016.09.029.
Efeitos dos sais na planta e tolerância das culturas à salinidade (Salinity effects on plants and tolerance of crops to salinity) - ()
Dias, N.S., Blanco, F.F., Souza, E.R., Ferreira, J.F.S., Neto, O.N.S., Queirzo, Í.S.R. 2016. Efeitos dos sais na planta e tolerância das culturas à salinidade (Salinity effects on plants and tolerance of crops to salinity). In: Gheyi, H. R., Dias, N.D.S., Lacerda, C.F.D., Gomes Filho, E., editors. Manejo da Salinidade na Agricultura: Estudos Bàsicos e Aplicados. Fortaleza, CE, Brazil: Instituto Nacional em Ciência e Tecnologia em Salinidade (National Institute of Science and Technology Applied to Salinity). p. 151-162.
Nutrient composition, forage parameters, and antioxidant capacity of alfalfa (Medicago sativa, L.) in response to saline irrigation water - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ferreira, J.F., Cornacchione, M.V., Liu, X., Suarez, D.L. 2015. Nutrient composition, forage parameters, and antioxidant capacity of alfalfa (Medicago sativa, L.) in response to saline irrigation water. Agriculture. 5:577-597. doi: 10.3390/agriculture5030577.
Evapotranspiration as a criterion to estimate nitrogen requirement of maize under salt stress - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lacerda, C.F., Ferreira, J.F., Liu, X., Suarez, D.L. 2015. Evapotranspiration as a criterion to estimate nitrogen requirement of maize under salt stress. Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science. 202(3):192-202. doi: 10.1111/jac.12145.
Flower morphology and floral sequence in Artemisia annua (Asteraceae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Wetzstein, H.Y., Porter, J., Janick, J., Ferreira, J.F. 2014. Flower morphology and floral sequence in Artemisia annua (Asteraceae). American Journal of Botany. 101(5):875-885.
Anthelmintic activity of Artemisia annua L. extracts in vitro and the effect of an aqueous extract and artemisinin in sheep naturally infected with gastrointestinal nematodes - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Cala, A.C., Ferreira, J.F., Chagas, A.S., Gonzalez, J.M., Rodriguez, R., Foglio, M., Oliveira, M., Souza, I., Magalhaes, P.M., Barioni Junior, W. 2014. Anthelmintic activity of Artemisia annua L. extracts in vitro and the effect of an aqueous extract and artemisinin in sheep naturally infected with gastrointestinal nematodes. Parasitology Research. 113:2345-2353.
Effects of Artemisia annua and Foeniculum vulgare on on chickens highly infected with Eimeria tenella (Phylum Apicomplexa) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Dragan, L., Gyorke, A., Ferreira, J.F., Pop, I., Dunca, I., Dragan, M., Mircean, V., Dan, I., Cozma, V. 2014. Effects of Artemisia annua and Foeniculum vulgare on on chickens highly infected with Eimeria tenella (Phylum Apicomplexa). Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica. 56:22.
Effect of mineral nutrition, growth regulators, and environmental stresses on biomass production and artemisinin concentration of Artemisia annua (L.) - ()
Aftab, T., Khan, M.M., Ferreira, J.F. 2013. Effect of mineral nutrition, growth regulators, and environmental stresses on biomass production and artemisinin concentration of Artemisia annua (L.). In: Aftab, T, Ferreira, J.F.S., Khan, M.M.A., Naeem, A., editors. Artemisia annuaa-pharmacology and biotechnology. Heidelberg, Germany:Springer. p. 157-172.
The effects of combining Artemisia annua and Curcuma longa ethanolic extracts in broilers challenged with infective oocysts of Eimeria acervulina and E. maxima - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Almeida, G.F.d., Thamsborg, S.M., Madeira, A.B.M.N., Ferreira, J.F., Magalhaes, P.M., Dematte Filho, L.C., Horsted, K., Hermansen, J.E. 2013. The effects of combining Artemisia annua and Curcuma longa ethanolic extracts in broilers challenged with infective oocysts of Eimeria acervulina and E. maxima. Parasitology. 141:347-355.
Anthelmintic effect of plant extracts containing condensed and hydrolyzable tannins on Caenorhabditis elegans and their antioxidant capacity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Katiki, L., Ferreira, J.F., Gonzalez, J.M., Zajac, A., Lindsay, D., Chagas, A., Amarante, A. 2013. Anthelmintic effect of plant extracts containing condensed and hydrolyzable tannins on Caenorhabditis elegans and their antioxidant capacity. Veterinary Parasitology. 192(1-3):218-227.
Effects of plants and essential oils on ruminal in vitro batch culture methane production and fermentation - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tekippe, J.E., Hristov, A.N., Heyler, K.S., Zheljazkov, V.D., Ferreira, J.F.S., Cantrell, C.L., Varga, G.A. 2012. Effects of plants and essential oils on ruminal in vitro batch culture methane production and fermentation. Canadian Journal of Animal Science. 92:395-408.
Artemisinin concentration and antioxidant capacity of Artemisia annua distillation byproduct - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ferreira, J.F., Zhelijazkov, V.D., Gonzalez, J.M. 2012. Artemisinin concentration and antioxidant capacity of Artemisia annua distillation byproduct. Industrial Crops and Products. 41:294-298.
Adaption and agronomic performance of Artemisia annua L. under lowland humid tropical conditions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brisibe, E., Udensi, O., Chukwurah, P.N., Magalhaes, P.M., Figueira, G.M., Ferreira, J.F. 2012. Adaption and agronomic performance of Artemisia annua L. under lowland humid tropical conditions. Industrial Crops and Products. 39:190-197.
Evaluation of Cymbopogon schoenanthus essential oil in lambs experimentally infected with Haemonchus contortus - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Katiki, L., Chagas, A., Takahira, R.K., Juliana, H.R., Ferreira, J.F., Amarante, A. 2012. Evaluation of Cymbopogon schoenanthus essential oil in lambs experimentally infected with Haemonchus contortus. Veterinary Parasitology. 186:312-318.
Use of Artemisia annua as a natural coccidiostat in free-range broilers and its effects on infection dynamics and performance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
De Almeida, G.F., Horsted, K., Thamsborg, S.M., Kyvsgaard, N.C., Ferreira, J.F., Hermansen, J.E. 2012. Use of Artemisia annua as a natural coccidiostat in free-range broilers and its effects on infection dynamics and performance. Veterinary Parasitology. 186:178-187.
Anthelmintic activity of Cymbopogon martinii, Cymbopogon schoenanthus and Mentha piperita essential oils evaluated in four different in vitro tests - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Katiki, L.M., Chagas, A., Bizzo, H.R., Ferreira, J.F., Amarante, A. 2011. Anthelmintic activity of Cymbopogon martinii, Cymbopogon schoenanthus and Mentha piperita essential oils evaluated in four different in vitro tests. Veterinary Parasitology. 183:103-108.
Rumen fermentation and production effects of Origanum vulgare L. leaves in lactating dairy cows - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tekippe, J.A., Hristov, A.N., Heyler, K.S., Cassidy, T.W., Zheljazkov, V.D., Ferreira, J.F., Karnati, S.K., Varga, G.A. 2011. Rumen fermentation and production effects of Origanum vulgare L. leaves in lactating dairy cows. Journal of Dairy Science. 94:5065-5079.
Effects of herbs and essential oils on in vitro batch culture ruminal fermentation - (Abstract Only)
Caenorhabditis elegans as a model to screen plant extracts and compounds as natural anthelmintics for veterinary use - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Katiki, L., Ferreira, J.F., Zajac, A., Masler, C.A., Lindsay, D., Chagas, A., Amarante, A. 2011. Caenorhabditis elegans as a model to screen plant extracts and compounds as natural anthelmintics for veterinary use. Veterinary Parasitology. 182:264-268.
Cytotoxicity of ethanolic extracts of Artemisia annua to Molt-4 human leukemia cells - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Singh, N.P., Ferreira, J.F., Park, J., Lai, H. 2011. Cytotoxicity of ethanolic extracts of Artemisia annua to Molt-4 human leukemia cells. Planta Medica. 77:1788-1793.
In vitro trematocidal effects of crude alcoholic extracts of Artemisia annua, A. absinthium, Asimina triloba, and Fumaria officinalis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ferreira, J.F., Peaden, P., Keiser, J. 2011. In vitro trematocidal effects of crude alcoholic extracts of Artemisia annua, A. absinthium, Asimina triloba, and Fumaria officinalis. Parasitology Research. DOI: 10.1007/s00436-011-2418-0.
Effects of artemisinin and Artemisia annua extracts on Haemonchus contortus in gerbils (Meriones unguiculatus) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Squires, J.M., Ferreira, J.F., Lindsay, D.S., Zajac, A.M. 2010. Effects of artemisinin and Artemisia annua extracts on Haemonchus contortus in gerbils (Meriones unguiculatus). Veterinary Parasitology. 175:103-108.
Water deficit on the accumulation of biomass and artemisinin in annual wormwood (Artemisia annua L., Asteraceae) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Marchese, J.A., Ferreira, J.F., Rehder, V., Rodrigues, O. 2010. Water deficit on the accumulation of biomass and artemisinin in annual wormwood (Artemisia annua L., Asteraceae). Brazilian Journal of Plant Physiology. 22(1):1-9.
Flavonoids from Artemisia annua L. as antioxidants and their potential synergism with artemisinin against malaria and cancer - ()
Ferreira, J.F., Luthria, D.L., Sazaki, T., Heyerick, A. 2010. Flavonoids from Artemisia annua L. as antioxidants and their potential synergism with artemisinin against malaria and cancer. Molecules. 15:3135-3170.
DRYING AFFECTS ARTEMISININ, DIHYDROARTEMISINIC ACID, ARTEMISINIC ACID, AND THE ANTIOXIDANT CAPACITY OF ARTEMISIA ANNUA L. LEAVES - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ferreira, J.F., Luthria, D.L. 2010. DRYING AFFECTS ARTEMISININ, DIHYDROARTEMISINIC ACID, ARTEMISINIC ACID, AND THE ANTIOXIDANT CAPACITY OF ARTEMISIA ANNUA L. LEAVES. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 58:1691-1698.
Flower morphology and development in Artemisia annua, a medicinal plant used as a treatment against malaria - (Proceedings)
Wetzstein, H., Janick, J., Ferreira, J.F. 2009. Flower morphology and development in Artemisia annua, a medicinal plant used as a treatment against malaria. American Society of Horticultural Science. Horticultural crops and management: Herbs spices and medicinal plants, July 27-29, 2009, Saint Louis, Missouri. http://ashs.confex.com/ashs/2009/webprogram/Paper1936.html.
Nutritional characterization and antioxidant capacity of different tissues of Artemisia Annua L. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Brisibe, E.A., Umoren, U.E., Brisibe, F., Magalhaes, P.M., Ferreira, J.F., Luthria, D.L., Wu, X., Prior, R. 2009. Nutritional characterization and antioxidant capacity of different tissues of Artemisia Annua L. Food Chemistry. 115:1240-1246.
BUILDING A GOLDEN TRIANGLE FOR THE PRODUCTION AND USE OF ARTEMISININ DERIVATIVES AGAINST FALCIPARUM MALARIA IN AFRICA - ()
Brisibe, E.A., Uyoh, E.A., Brisibe, F., Magalhaes, P.M., Ferreira, J.F. 2008. Building a golden triangle for the production and use of artemisinin derivatives against falciparum malaria in Africa. African Journal of Biotechnology. 7(25):4884-4896.
CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL STABILITY OF ARTEMISININ IN COW RUMEN FLUID AND ITS KINETICS IN GOATS (CAPRA HIRCUS) - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ferreira, J.F., Gonzalez, J.M. 2008. CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL STABILITY OF ARTEMISININ IN COW RUMEN FLUID AND ITS KINETICS IN GOATS (CAPRA HIRCUS). Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Parasitology. 17(1):103-109.
Analysis of underivatized artemisinin and related sesquiterpene lactones by high-performance liquid chromatography with ultraviolet detection - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ferreira, J.F., Gonzalez, J.M. 2009. Analysis of underivatized artemisinin and related sesquiterpene lactones by high-performance liquid chromatography with ultraviolet detection. Phytochemical Analysis. 20:91-97.
Seasonal variation of artemisinin, artemisinic acid, and dihydroartemisinic acid in Brazilian, Chinese, and Swiss cultivars of Artemisia annua in WV, and effect of drying procedures on artemisinin and its precursors - (Abstract Only)
Ferreira, J.F. 2008. Seasonal variation of artemisinin, artemisinic acid, and dihydroartemisinic acid in Brazilian, Chinese, and Swiss cultivars of Artemisia annua in WV, and effect of drying procedures on artemisinin and its precursors. Plant Medica. 74:310-311.
An affordable and sensitive determination of artemisinin in Artemisia annua L. by gas chromatography with electron capture detector - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liu, S., Tian, N., Liu, Z., Huang, J., Li, J., Ferreira, J.F. 2008. An affordable and sensitive determination of artemisinin in Artemisia annua L. by gas chromatography with electron capture detector. Journal of Chromatography A. 1190:302-306.
Antimicrobial properties of three liverworts in axenic culture: Blasia pusilla, Pallavicinia lyellii and Radula obconica - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Millar, K.D.L., Crandall-Stotler, B., Ferreira, J.F.S., Wood, K.V. 2007. Antimicrobial properties of three liverworts in axenic culture: Blasia pusilla, Pallavicinia lyellii and Radula obconica. Cryptogamie Bryologique. 28(3):197-210.
NUTRIENT DEFICIENCY IN THE PRODUCTION OF ARTEMISININ, DIHYDROARTEMISINIC ACID, AND ARTEMISINIC ACID IN ARTEMISIA ANNUA L. - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ferreira, J.F. 2007. Nutrient Deficiency in the Production of Artemisinin, Dihydroartemisinic Acid, and Artemisinic Acid in "Artemisia annua" L. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 55:1686-1694.
AGROTECHNOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF THE ANTI-MALARIAL PLANT ARTEMISIA ANNUA AND ITS POTENTIAL USE IN ANIMAL HEALTH IN APPALACHIA - (Proceedings)
Ferreira, J.F., Ritchey, K.D., Cassida, K.A., Turner, K.E., Gonzalez, J.M. 2006. Agrotechnological aspects of the anti-malarial plant "Artemisia annua" and its potential use in animal health in Appalachia. In: Revue de Régions Arides – Numéro special – Actes du séminaire international “les Plants à Parfum, Aromatiques et Medicinales” (English version: International Center for Agricultural Research in Dry Areas, International Symposium on Perfume, Aromatic and Medicinal Plants, November 2-4, 2006, Jerba, Tunisia. p. 797-804.
Artemisia annua: Production in sub-Saharan Africa - (Abstract Only)
Simon, J.E., Park, C., Wu, Q.L., Diatta, M., Diouf, B., Wilde, B., Asante-Dartey, J., Acquaye, D., Quansah, C., Ferreira, J.F. 2006. 'Artemisia annua': Production in sub-Saharan Africa. Association for Advancement of Industrial Crops (AAIC) 6th National Symposium: Creating Markets for the Economic Development of New Crops & New Uses. San Diego, CA. October 14-18, 2006, Abstracts p. 74.
Direct analysis of artemisinin from "Artemisia annua" L. using high-performance liquid chromatography with evaporative light scattering detector, and gas chromatography with flame ionization detector - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Peng, C., Ferreira, J.F., Wood, A.J. 2006. Direct analysis of artemisinin from "Artemisia annua" L. using high-performance liquid chromatography with evaporative light scattering detector, and gas chromatography with flame ionization detector. Journal of Chromatography A, 1133:254-258.
THE CULTIVATION OF ARTEMISIA ANNUA IN WEST VIRGINIA AND ITS POTENTIAL USE IN ANIMAL HEALTH - (Abstract Only)
Ferreira, J.F., Ritchey, K.D., Cassida, K.A., Turner, K.E. 2006. The cultivation of "Artemisia annua" in West Virginia and its potential use in animal health. HortScience 41(4):965.
SHORT-TERM RESPONSE OF "ARTEMISIA ANNUA" TO LIME, P, K, AND N IN A DYSTROPHIC SOIL - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ritchey, K.D., Ferreira, J.F. 2006. Short-Term Response of "Artemisia annua" to Lime, P, K, and N in a Dystrophic Soil. Journal of Herbs, Spices and Medicinal Plants. 12(1/2):49-59.
Simplified extraction of ginsenosides from American ginseng (panax quinquefolius L.) for high-performance liquid chromatography-ultraviolet analysis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Corbit, R., Ferreira, J.F., Ebbs, S., Murphy, L.L. 2005. Simplified cxtraction of ginsenosides from American ginseng (panax quinquefolius L.) for high-performance liquid chromatography-ultraviolet analysis. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. 53:9867-9873.
COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF ARTEMISININ AND DERIVATIVES BY EVAPORATIVE LIGHT SCATTERING DETECTION (HPLC-ELSD) AND FLAME IONIZATIN DETECTION (GC-FID) - (Abstract Only)
Peng, C., Ferreira, J.F., Wood, A.J. 2005. Comparative analysis of artemisinin and derivatives by evaporative light scattering detection (HPLC-ELSD) and flame ionizatin detection (GC-FID). Poster Presentation, International Conference Quality and Safety Issues Related to Botanicals, National Center for Natural Products Research, School of Pharmacy, The University of Mississippi, August 15-18, 2005, University, MS.
BIOCHEMISTRY AND GENETICS OF ARTEMISIA ANNUA L. AND THE PRODUCTION OF ARTEMISININ - ()
Ferreira, J.F., Wood, A.J., Dhingra, V. 2004. Biochemistry and genetics of Artemisia annua l. and the production of artemisinin. In: Genetic Resources and Biotechnology. Vol. II, pp. 269-280. Thangadurai, T. Pullaiah, P.A. Balatti (Eds.). Regency Publications, New Dehli, India.
Cultivation and genetics of Artemisia annua L. for the increased production of the antimalarial artemisinin - ()
Ferreira, J.F., Laughlin, J.C., Delabays, N., Magalhaes, P.M. 2005. Cultivation and genetics of Artemisia annua L. for the increased production of the antimalarial artemisinin. Plant Genetic Resources. 3(2):206-229.
POTENTIAL USE OF ARTEMISIA ANNUA IN MEAT GOAT PRODUCTION SYSTEMS - (Proceedings)
Turner, K.E., Ferreira, J.F. 2005. Potential use of "Artemisia annua" in meat goat production systems. American Forage and Grassland Council Proceedings 14:221-225.
MEAT GOAT RESEARCH AND PRODUCTION IN APPALACHIA: HERBALS FOR MANAGEMENT OF ANIMAL HEALTH AND MEAT QUALITY - (Proceedings)
Turner, K.E., Cassida, K.A., Ferreira, J.F., Foster, J.G., Ritchey, K.D. 2005. Meat goat research and production in Appalachia: Herbals for management of animal health and meat quality. Proc. 3rd Appalachian Symposium on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants. Technology Transfer for Growers, Healthcare Providers, and Entrepreneurs. September 22-25, Beckley WV. pp. 99-103.
ALLELOPATHIC PLANTS. XVI. ARTEMISIA SPECIES - ()
Ferreira, J.F., Janick, J. 2004. Allelopathic Plants. XVI. Artemisia Species. Allelopathy Journal 14(2): 167-176.
ANALYSIS OF ARTEMISININ AND ITS PRECURSORS FROM ARTEMISIA ANNUA L. BY GAS CHROMATOGRAPHY WITH FLAME IONIZATION DETECTION (GC-FID) AND HIGH-PERFORMANCE LIQ CHROMATOGRAPHY WITH EVAPORATIVE LIGHT SCATTERING DETECTION (HPLC-ELSD) - ()
Peng, C., Ferreira, J.F.S., Wood, A.J. Analysis of artemisinin and its precursors from Artemisia annua L. by gas chromatography with flame ionization detection (GC-FID) and high-performance liquid chromatography with evaporative light scattering detection (HPLC-ELSD). Congresso Ibero-Americano de Plantas Medicinais, p. 78, III Jornada de Fitoterapia do Rio de Janeiro, May 20-23, 2004, Angra dos Reis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
ARTEMISIA ANNUA AS A TRADITIONAL HERBAL ANTIMALARIAL - ()
Wilcox, M., Bodeker, G., Bourdy, G., Dhingra, V., Falquet, J., Ferreira, J.F., Graz, B., Hirt, H., Hsu, E., De Magalhaes, P.M., Provendier, D., Wright, C. 2004. Artemisia annua as a traditional herbal antimalarial. In: Wilcox, M.L., Bodeker, G., Rasoanaivo, editors. Traditional Medicinal Plants and Malaria, Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. 4: 43-59.
ARTEMISIA ANNUA L.: THE HOPE AGAINST MALARIA AND CANCER - (Proceedings)
Ferreira, J.F. 2004. Artemisia annua L.: The hope against malaria and cancer. Proceedings of the 2nd Annual Symposium, Appalachian Opportunities, Medicinal and Aromatic Plants: Production, Business & Applications. Mountain State University/USDA, ARS, Appalachian Farming Systems Research Center, pp. 56-61.