*  Real World Gardener: January 2014
I've always thought it to be the result of Cucurbitacin. Found in most cucumber plants, Cucurbitacin causes fruit to taste ... Cucurbitacin levels increase when a plant is under stress, and can make the fruit taste really bitter. The concentration of ... Did you know that the ability to taste detect bitterness or cucurbitacins also varies from person to person. Even insects have ... varying preferences for cucurbitacins- the compounds attract cucumber beetles but repel other insects, such as aphids and ...
  http://realworldgardener.blogspot.com/2014_01_01_archive.html
*  Cucurbitadienol synthase - Wikipedia
... the first committed enzyme for cucurbitacin biosynthesis, is a distinct enzyme from cycloartenol synthase for phytosterol ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cucurbitadienol_synthase
*  abortifacients: Topics by WorldWideScience.org
Three flavone glucosides, isosaponarin [1], isovitexin [2] and isoorientin 3'-O-methyl ether [3] and two cucurbitacin ... tannins and phenolics along with cucurbitacins, caffeic acid derivatives.In view of the above fact, the present study was ...
  https://worldwidescience.org/topicpages/a/abortifacients.html
*  Seminare | Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Pflanzenphysiologie
... and cucurbitacins - in two diverse plant families - the Solanaceae and the Cucurbitaceae. By comparing genomic regions ...
  http://www.mpimp-golm.mpg.de/events/11620/14375
*  How To Grow Organic Cucumbers | On The Green Farms
Cucumber beetles are attracted to bitter compounds (cucurbitacins) that cause bitterness in the fruit; using a liquid organic ...
  http://www.onthegreenfarms.com/fruit-vegetable/how-to-grow-cucumbers/
*  Benefits of Cucumber water | @AllCures
Fights Cancer- The cucurbitacins in cucumber blocks the molecules that generate disorderly cell division. Lignans also help to ...
  http://www.atallcures.com/health-and-wellness/benefits-of-cucumber-water/
*  Content Posted in 2008 | DigitalCommons@UConn | University of Connecticut Research
Investigating the Affects of Cucurbitacin-I on Cellular Motility, Rebecca LaFleur. Link ...
  https://opencommons.uconn.edu/2008.html
*  Most recent papers with the keyword SKI gene and cancer | Read by QxMD
Inducement of apoptosis by cucurbitacin E, a tetracyclic triterpenes, through death receptor 5 in human cervical cancer cell ... https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28487767/inducement-of-apoptosis-by-cucurbitacin-e-a-tetracyclic-triterpenes-through-death- ...
  https://www.readbyqxmd.com/keyword/55451
*  Creamy Cucumber Salad | We Grow
At the top of the phytonutrient list for cucumbers are its cucurbitacins, lignans, and flavonoids. These three types of ...
  http://wegrowfoods.com/creamy-cucumber-salad/
*  White Mountain Photography News: August 2015
Bitterness in wild zucchinis has been known for a long time, Scientist assume the plant produces the cucurbitacins to protect ... All "commercial" zucchini and seeds that are on the market are practically free of cucurbitacins. But if grown together with ... Zucchini, as well as cucumbers may occasionally contain a group of natural toxins known as cucurbitacins. These toxins give ... Since more and more people are saving their own seeds the possibility of cucurbitacins coming back is given.. Long story short ...
  http://whitemountainphotography.blogspot.com/2015/08/
*  August 2015 - Baja Beat - Inspired by My World
Natural chemicals (cucurbitacins) washed from the leaf surface act as a mild herbicide and pesticide.. ...
  http://bajabeat.com/2015/08/
*  anti-CDK1 Primary Antibodies
Cucurbitacin B inhibits growth and induces apoptosis through the JAK2/STAT3 and MAPK pathways in SH?SY5Y human neuroblastoma ...
  https://www.antikoerper-online.de/zellzyklus-pathway-13/cdk1-antibody-2656/
*  Kudos - helping increase the reach and impact of research
Cucurbitacin B interacts synergistically with antibiotics against Staphylococcus aureus clinical isolates and exhibits ...
  https://www.growkudos.com/profiles/47918
*  12 Most Functional Foods That Destroy Cancer Cells | VICTORY OVER CANCER
Eggplant contains various alkaloids, of which solanine and cucurbitacin have been shown to possess cancer-fighting abilities. ...
  http://www.drkelley.info/2017/10/11/12-most-functional-foods-that-destroy-cancer-cells/
*  Bedew Masque with Organic Aloe Vera, Cucumber & Spirulina - Delia Organics
Cucumbers are a source of several compounds that fight inflammation and aging, including cucurbitacins and cucumerin ...
  https://deliaorganics.com/products/bedew-masque-with-organic-aloe-vera-cucumber-spirulina
*  How to Get Rid of Roaches?
The cucumber consists of a chemical substance known as cucurbitacins which are awesome pest control material. Put some cucumber ...
  http://howrid.com/health/get-rid-of-roaches/
*  BOTANIKA: Journal of Medicinal Plants Research - 25, 2010
Search for a novel antioxidant, anti-inflammatory/analgesic or anti-proliferative drug: Cucurbitacins hold the ace. S. G. Pérez ...
  http://hoya-polska.blogspot.com/2011/03/journal-of-medicinal-plants-research-25.html
*  Agricultural Biotechnology
Insecticidal Effect of Cucurbitacin E Glycoside Isolated from Citrullus colocynthis Against Aphis craccivora  ...
  http://dspace.must.edu.eg/handle/123456789/9
*  Pumpkin oil, a very beneficial source of fatty acids | CARROUSA
Pumpkin oil contains anti-inflammatory substances, fruit of its high content of cucurbitacin. Precisely this anti-inflammatory ...
  http://carroussa.com/health/pumpkin-oil-a-very-beneficial-source-of-fatty-acids/
*  Phosphatidylinositol 3,4,5-trisphosphate-dependent Rac exchanger 1 protein
Cucurbitacin I inhibits Rac1 activation in breast cancer cells by a reactive oxygen species-mediated mechanism and ... Cucurbitacin I also failed to affect the activation of P-Rex1 by heregulin.. ...
  https://pharos.nih.gov/idg/targets/Q8TCU6
*  Natural products research in South Africa: 1890-2010
... cucurbitacin B. Cucurbitacin B is a livestock poison; it has a very bitter taste and anti-gibberellic activity, that is, it ...
  http://www.scielo.org.za/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0038-23532012000300010&lng=en&nrm=iso
*  JCI Insight - A simple, clinically relevant therapeutic vaccine shows long-term protection in an aggressive, delayed-treatment...
Combined immunotherapy with whole tumor lysate-pulsed interleukin-15-activated dendritic cells and cucurbitacin I promotes ...
  https://insight.jci.org/articles/view/92522
*  Halloween Antidote: Curried Pumpkin Soup
Anticancer and antiinflammatory activities of cucurbitacins from Cucurbita andreana. Cancer Lett. 2003 Jan 10;189(1):11-16. ...
  https://integrativeoncology-essentials.com/2012/10/halloween-antidote-curried-pumpkin-soup/