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  1. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Jerez de la Frontera, 1992, p. 47, AP1, ISSN.0525-6240

    Studies on the antibiotic activities of the sugar ester isolates from the cuticular extracts of selected Nicotiana species

    CHORTYK O.T.; SEVERSON R.F.; CUTLER H.C.; SISSON V.A.
    USDA-ARS, Athens, GA, USA
    Sucrose esters isolated from cuticular extracts of Nicotiana tabacum and N. glutinosa have been shown to possess antibacterial and plant growth regulating activities. Sugar esters isolated from other Nicotiana species were also evaluated for their...
  2. Beitr. Tabakforsch. Int., 1988, 14-2, p. 67-84., ISSN.0173-783X

    Isolation and identification of the wax esters from the cuticular waxes of green tobacco leaf

    ARRENDALE R.F.; SEVERSON R.F.; CHORTYK O.T.
    USDA-ARS, Tobacco Quality and Safety Research Unit, Athens. Georgia, USA
    Recent studies in the authors' laboratory on the cuticular chemicals of green tobacco leaf have revealed the presence of wax esters, composed of fatty acids bound to fatty alcohols. Cuticular components of young green NC 2326 tobacco leaves were...