Part 9 in the series ‘Natural Products as Allelochemicals’: Part 8 - Macias F A, Simonet A M, Galindo J C G and Castellano, D, Phytochemistry 50: 35–46 (1999).
Article first published online: 8 JUN 1999
Copyright © 1999 Society of Chemical Industry
Volume 55, Issue 6, pages 662–665, June 1999
How to Cite
Macías, F. A., Galindo, J. C., Molinillo, J. M., Castellano, D., Velasco, R. F. and Chinchilla, D. (1999), Developing new herbicide models from allelochemicals. Pestic. Sci., 55: 662–665. doi: 10.1002/(SICI)1096-9063(199906)55:6<662::AID-PS3>3.0.CO;2-Q
The following are Extended Summaries based on material from poster presentations at the 9th International Congress of Pesticide Chemistry, organised by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) and held in London, UK, 2–7 August 1998. They are entirely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Editorial Board of Pesticide Science.
- Issue published online: 8 JUN 1999
- Article first published online: 8 JUN 1999
- Manuscript Accepted: 17 FEB 1999
- Manuscript Received: 3 JUL 1998
- Secretaria General del Plan Nacional de I and D, Spain. Grant Number: CIYCT;AGF97-1230-C02-02
- standard target species
Plants contain allelochemicals which are their own defence systems and can act as herbicides. Selected examples of guaianolides and heliannuols, which are sesquiterpenes, are discussed in the context of their potential use as natural herbicide templates.