Mary Grace

https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8536-4211

natural products, structure elucidation, bioactive compounds, phytochemistry

PhD in pharmacognosy, phytochemistry, structural elucidation of natural products, health-related activities of fruits & vegetables

Works (122)

2020 journal article

Diversity in Metabolites and Fruit Quality Traits in Blueberry Enables Ploidy and Species Differentiation and Establishes a Strategy for Future Genetic Studies

Frontiers in Plant Science, 11.

By: M. Mengist, M. Grace, J. Xiong, C. Kay, N. Bassil, K. Hummer, M. Ferruzzi, M. Lila, M. Iorizzo

Source: ORCID
Added: July 9, 2020

2020 journal article

Enhanced stability of berry pomace polyphenols delivered in protein-polyphenol aggregate particles to an in vitro gastrointestinal digestion model

Food Chemistry, 331.

By: J. Xiong, Y. Chan, T. Rathinasabapathy, M. Grace, S. Komarnytsky & M. Lila

Source: ORCID
Added: July 9, 2020

2020 journal article

In Vitro Evaluation of a Novel Synthetic Bilirubin Analog as an Antioxidant and Cytoprotective Agent for Pancreatic Islet Transplantation

Cell Transplantation, 29.

By: E. Luckring, P. Parker, H. Hani, M. Grace, M. Lila, J. Pierce, C. Adin

Source: ORCID
Added: July 9, 2020

2020 journal article

LC-MS characterization of bioactive metabolites from two Yemeni Aloe spp. with antioxidant and antidiabetic properties

ARABIAN JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY, 13(4), 5040–5049.

By: T. Aldayel, M. Grace, M. Lila, M. Yahya, U. Omar & G. Alshammary

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: April 20, 2020

2020 journal article

Phenolic content, anti-inflammatory properties, and dermal wound repair properties of industrially processed and non-processed acai from the Brazilian Amazon

Food &Amp; Function, 11(6), 4903–4914.

By: J. Xiong, F. Matta, M. Grace, M. Lila, N. Ward, M. Felipe-Sotelo, D. Esposito

Source: ORCID
Added: July 9, 2020

2019 journal article

Alaskan Berry Extracts Promote Dermal Wound Repair Through Modulation of Bioenergetics and Integrin Signaling

FRONTIERS IN PHARMACOLOGY, 10(SEP).

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: October 14, 2019

2019 journal article

Anti-inflammatory and wound healing properties of polyphenolic extracts from strawberry and blackberry fruits

FOOD RESEARCH INTERNATIONAL, 121, 453–462.

By: F. Velde, D. Esposito, M. Grace, M. Pirovani & M. Lila

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: June 24, 2019

2019 journal article

Anti-inflammatory and wound healing properties of polyphenolic extracts from strawberry and blackberry fruits

Food Research International.

By: V. Velde, D. Franco, M. Grace, M. Pirovani & M. Lila

Source: ORCID
Added: January 14, 2020

2019 journal article

Changes due to high oxygen and high carbon dioxide atmospheres on the general quality and the polyphenolic profile of strawberries

Postharvest Biology and Technology, 148, 49–57.

By: F. Velde, M. Méndez-Galarraga, M. Grace, C. Fenoglio, M. Lila & M. Pirovani

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2019 article

Changes in the bioactive properties of strawberries caused by the storage in oxygen- and carbon dioxide-enriched atmospheres

FOOD SCIENCE & NUTRITION, Vol. 7, pp. 2527–2536.

By: F. Velde, D. Esposito, J. Overall, M. Mendez-Galarraga, M. Grace, M. Piroyani, M. Lila

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 5, 2019

2019 journal article

Investigation of Secondary Metabolites and Cytotoxicity of Jacquemontia pentantha (Jacq.)

Pharmacognosy Journal, 11(4), 718–723.

By: D. Eskander, E. El-Khrisy, M. Grace, M. Nabil, M. Nassar & M. Mounier

Source: ORCID
Added: January 14, 2020

2019 journal article

Photosynthetic Profiles of Green, Purple, and Spotted-Leaf Morphotypes of Tipularia discolor (Orchidaceae)

SOUTHEASTERN NATURALIST, 18(4), 641–658.

By: N. Hughes, G. Gigantino, M. Grace, K. Hoffman, M. Lila, B. Willans, A. Wommack

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: January 6, 2020

2019 journal article

Simultaneous LC-MS quantification of anthocyanins and non-anthocyanin phenolics from blueberries with widely divergent profiles and biological activities

Food Chemistry, 277, 336–346.

By: M. Grace, J. Xiong, D. Esposito, M. Ehlenfeldt & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: December 17, 2018

2019 journal article

Two Triterpenoid Saponins with α-glucosidase Inhibitory Activity from Harpullia pendula Seed Extract

Pharmacognosy Journal, 11(6), 1386–1390.

By: M. Nabil, N. Ghaly, I. Kassem, M. Grace & F. Melek

Source: ORCID
Added: January 14, 2020

2018 journal article

Correction: In vitro mineral nutrition of Curcuma longa L. affects production of volatile compounds in rhizomes after transfer to the greenhouse [BMC Plant Biol., 18, (2018) (122)] DOI: 10.1186/s12870-018-1345-y

BMC Plant Biology, 18(1).

By: R. El-Hawaz, M. Grace, A. Janbey, M. Lila & J. Adelberg

Source: ORCID
Added: July 9, 2020

2018 journal article

In vitro mineral nutrition of Curcuma longa L. Affects production of volatile compounds in rhizomes after transfer to the greenhouse

BMC Plant Biology, 18(1).

By: R. El-Hawaz, M. Grace, A. Janbey, M. Lila & J. Adelberg

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

In vitro mineral nutrition of Curcuma longa L. affects production of volatile compounds in rhizomes after transfer to the greenhouse

BMC Plant Biology.

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2018 article

In vitro mineral nutrition of Curcuma longa L. affects production of volatile compounds in rhizomes after transfer to the greenhouse (vol 18, 122, 2018)

BMC Plant Biology, Vol. 18.

By: R. El-Hawaz, M. Grace, A. Janbey, M. Lila & J. Adelberg

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Increased Plasma Levels of Gut-Derived Phenolics Linked to Walking and Running Following Two Weeks of Flavonoid Supplementation

Nutrients, 10(11).

By: D. Nieman, C. Kay, A. Rathore, M. Grace, R. Strauch, E. Stephan, C. Sakaguchi, M. Lila

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2017 journal article

Inter- and intra-seasonal changes in anthocyanin accumulation and global metabolite profiling of six blueberry genotypes

Journal of Food Composition and Analysis.

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2017 chapter

Acillea millefolium: Re-Exploring herbal remides for combating malaria

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2017 journal article

Influence of Ingesting a Flavonoid-Rich Supplement on the Metabolome and Concentration of Urine Phenolics in Overweight/Obese Women

Journal of Proteome Research, 16(8), 2924–2935.

By: D. Nieman, S. Ramamoorthy, C. Kay, C. Goodman, C. Capps, Z. Shue, N. Heyl, M. Grace, M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Inter- and intra-seasonal changes in anthocyanin accumulation and global metabolite profiling of six blueberry genotypes

Journal of Food Composition and Analysis, 59, 105–110.

By: M. Timmers, M. Grace, G. Yousef & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Metabolic effects of berries with structurally diverse anthocyanins

International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 18(2).

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Metabolic effects of berries with structurally diverse anthocyanins

International Journal of Molecular Sciences.

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2017 journal article

One-step isolation of carnosic acid and carnosol from rosemary by centrifugal partition chromatography

Journal of Separation Science, 40(5), 1057–1062.

By: M. Grace, Y. Qiang, S. Sang & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

One-step isolation of carnosic acid and carnosol from rosemary by centrifugal partition chromatography

Journal of Separation Science.

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2017 journal article

Pendulaosides A and B. Two acylated triterpenoid saponins from Harpullia pendula seed extract

Phytochemistry Letters.

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2017 journal article

Pendulaosides A and B. Two acylated triterpenoid saponins from Harpullia pendula seed extract

Phytochemistry Letters, 21, 278–282.

By: N. Ghaly, M. Nabil, M. Grace & F. Melek

Source: ORCID
Added: July 9, 2020

2017 journal article

Polyphenols isolated from Acacia mearnsii bark with anti-inflammatory and carbolytic enzyme inhibitory activities

Chinese Journal of Natural Medicines, 15(11), 816–824.

By: J. Xiong, M. Grace, D. Esposito, S. Komarnytsky, F. Wang & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Wild blueberry polyphenol-protein food ingredients produced by three drying methods: Comparative physico-chemical properties, phytochemical content, and stability during storage

Food Chemistry, 235, 76–85.

By: R. Correia, M. Grace, D. Esposito & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

alpha-Amylase and alpha-Glucosidase inhibitory activities of phenolic extracts from Eucalyptus grandis x E-urophylla Bark

Journal of Chemistry.

By: P. Jiang, J. Xiong, F. Wang, M. Grace, M. Lila & R. Xu

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

α -Amylase and α -Glucosidase Inhibitory Activities of Phenolic Extracts from Eucalyptus grandis × E. Urophylla Bark

Journal of Chemistry, 2017.

By: P. Jiang, J. Xiong, F. Wang, M. Grace, M. Lila & R. Xu

Source: ORCID
Added: July 9, 2020

2017 journal article

∝-amylase and ∝- glucosidase inhibitory activities of phenolic extracts from Eucalyptus grandis x E. urophylla bark

Journal of Chemistry .

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2016 journal article

A polyphenol-rich fraction obtained from table grapes decreases adiposity, insulin resistance and markers of inflammation and impacts gut microbiota in high-fat-fed mice

Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry, 31, 150–165.

By: B. Collins, J. Hoffman, K. Martinez, M. Grace, M. Lila, C. Cockrell, A. Nadimpalli, E. Chang ...

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2016 journal article

A polyphenol-rich fraction obtained from table grapes decreases adiposity, insulin resistance, and markers of inflammation and impacts gut microbiota in high-fat fed mice

Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry .

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2016 journal article

Antioxidant activity of pomegranate juice and punicalagin

Natural Science.

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2016 conference paper

Bioactive Components from Pistachios Reduce Adipogenesis and Suppress Inflammatory Gene Expression In Vitro. Experimental Biolgy Meeting, San Diego, CA.

(2016, April 2).

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2016 journal article

Chemical composition, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties of pistachio hull extracts

Food Chemistry, 210, 85–95.

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Impact of a new postharvest disinfection method based on peracetic acid fogging on the phenolic profile of strawberries

Postharvest Biology and Technology, 117, 197–205.

By: F. Velde, M. Grace, M. Pirovani & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Impact of a new postharvest disinfection method based on peracetic acid fogging on the phenolic profile of strawberries

Postharvest Biology and Technology.

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2016 journal article

In vitro lipolytic, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activities of roasted pistachio kernel and skin constituents

Food & Function, 7(10), 4285–4298.

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 patent

Methods and compositions for attenuating allergenicity in protein products

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2016 journal article

Phytochemical characterization and anti-inflammatory properties of Acacia mearnsii leaves

Natural Product Communications, 11(5), 649–653.

By: J. Xiong, M. Grace, D. Esposito, F. Wang & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Phytochemical characterization and antiinflammatory properties of Acacia mearnsii leaves

Natural Product Communications.

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2016 journal article

Quantitative comparison of phytochemical profile, antioxidant, and anti-inflammatory properties of blackberry fruits adapted to Argentina

Journal of Food Composition and Analysis, 47, 82–91.

By: F. Velde, M. Grace, D. Esposito, M. Pirovani & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Unraveling Anthocyanin Bioavailability for Human Health

Annual Review of Food Science and Technology, 7, 375–393.

By: M. Lila, B. Burton-Freeman, M. Grace & W. Kalt

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2016 review

Unraveling anthocyanin bioavailability for human health

[Review of ]. Annual review of food science and technology, vol 7, 7, 375–393.

By: M. Lila, B. Burton-Freeman, M. Grace & W. Kalt

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

A new acylated flavonol triglycoside and bioactivities of Jacquemontia pentantha (Jacq.)

Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences, 6(6), 677–686.

By: M. Nassar, E. Aboutabl, D. Eskander, M. Grace, A. Abd El Aty, A. Sleem, E. Elkhrisy

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2015 journal article

Alaskan seaweeds lower inflammation in RAW 264.7 macrophages and decrease lipid accumulation in 3T3-L1 adipocytes

Journal of Functional Foods, 15, 396–407.

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Anthelmintic Activity of Punicalagin from Anogeissus Leiocarpus

Universal Journal of Plant Science.

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2015 journal article

Black Currant Anthocyanins Attenuate Weight Gain and Improve Glucose Metabolism in Diet-Induced Obese Mice with Intact, but Not Disrupted, Gut Microbiome

Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 63(27), 6172–6180.

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Characterization of Phenolic Compounds and Antioxidant and Anti-inflammatory Activities from Mamuyo (Styrax ramirezii Greenm.) Fruit

Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 63(48), 10459–10465.

By: M. Timmers, J. Guerrero-Medina, D. Esposito, M. Grace, O. Paredes-Lopez, P. Garcia-Saucedo, M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Flavonoids and gastroprotective effect of matricaria chamomilla against indomethacin-induced ulcer in rats

Journal of Herbs, Spices and Medicinal Plants, 21(2), 111–117.

By: S. El Souda, K. Ahmed, M. Grace, E. Elkherassy, A. Farrag & S. Abdelwahab

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2015 journal article

Novel strategies for capturing health-protective mango phytochemicals in shelf stable food matrices

International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition, 66(2), 175–185.

By: I. Guzman, M. Grace, G. Yousef, I. Raskin & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Novel value-added uses for sweet potato juice and flour in polyphenol- and protein-enriched functional food ingredients

Food Science & Nutrition, 3(5), 415–424.

By: M. Grace, A. Truong, V. Truong, I. Raskin & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Novel value-added uses for sweet potato juice and flour in polyphenol- and protein-enriched functional food ingredients.

Food Science & Nutrition .

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2015 conference paper

Phytochemical Characterization, Anti-inflammatory and Lipolytic Activities of Pistachio Hulls, Skins, and Kernels. Experimental Biolgy Meeting, Boston MA

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2014 journal article

Ajuga turkestanica increases Notch and Wnt signaling in aged skeletal muscle

European Review for Medical and Pharmacological Sciences, 18(17), 2584–2592.

By: S. Arthur, K. Zwetsloot, M. Lawrence, D. Nieman, M. Lila, M. Grace, R. Howden, I. Cooley ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Anthocyanin profiling of wild maqui berries (Aristotelia chilensis [Mol.] Stuntz) from different geographical regions in Chile

Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, 94(13), 2639–2648.

By: C. Fredes, G. Yousef, P. Robert, M. Grace, M. Lila, M. Gómez, M. Gebauer, G. Montenegro

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 conference paper

Application of NMR in Natural Product Research for Human Health Benefits. Invited Speaker: Practical Applications of NMR in Industry Conferance PANIC, Charlotte, NC

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2014 journal article

Bioactive Capacity, Sensory Properties, and Nutritional Analysis of a Shelf Stable Protein-rich Functional Ingredient with Concentrated Fruit and Vegetable Phytoactives

Plant Foods for Human Nutrition, 69(4), 372–378.

By: M. Grace, G. Yousef, D. Esposito, I. Raskin & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Comparative analysis of phenolic content and profile, antioxidant capacity, and anti-inflammatory bioactivity in wild alaskan and commercial vaccinium berries

Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 62(18), 4007–4017.

By: M. Grace, D. Esposito, K. Dunlap & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Concentrating Immunoprotective Phytoactive Compounds from Fruits and Vegetables into Shelf-stable Protein-rich Ingredients

Plant Foods for Human Nutrition, 69(4), 317–324.

By: G. Yousef, M. Grace, J. Medina, S. Neff, I. Guzman, A. Brown, I. Raskin, M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Cytotoxic effects of ellagitannins isolated from walnuts in human cancer cells

Nutrition and Cancer, 66(8), 1304–1314.

By: V. Le, D. Esposito, M. Grace, D. Ha, A. Pham, A. Bortolazzo, Z. Bevens, J. Kim ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Effects of a high fat meal matrix and protein complexation on the bioaccessibility of blueberry anthocyanins using the TNO gastrointestinal model (TIM-1)

Food Chemistry, 142, 349–357.

By: D. Ribnicky, D. Roopchand, A. Oren, M. Grace, A. Poulev, M. Lila, R. Havenaar, I. Raskin

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Efficient preparative isolation and identification of walnut bioactive components using high-speed counter-current chromatography and LC-ESI-IT-TOF-MS

Food Chemistry, 158, 229–238.

By: M. Grace, C. Warlick, S. Neff & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 patent

Hypoallergenic food-​grade protein matrices and uses thereof

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2014 journal article

Inhibitory effects of wild blueberry anthocyanins and other flavonoids on biomarkers of acute and chronic inflammation in vitro

Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 62(29), 7022–7028.

By: D. Esposito, A. Chen, M. Grace, S. Komarnytsky & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Leishmanicidal activity of a daucane sesquiterpene isolated from Eryngium foetidum

Pharmaceutical Biology, 52(3), 398–401.

By: P. Rojas-Silva, R. Graziose, B. Vesely, A. Poulev, F. Mbeunkui, M. Grace, D. Kyle, M. Lila, I. Raskin

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Neuroprotective effects of anthocyanin- and proanthocyanidin-rich extracts in cellular models of Parkinson's disease

Brain Research, 1555, 60–77.

By: K. Strathearn, G. Yousef, M. Grace, S. Roy, M. Tambe, M. Ferruzzi, Q. Wu, J. Simon ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Novel strategy to create hypoallergenic peanut protein-polyphenol edible matrices for oral immunotherapy

Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 62(29), 7010–7021.

By: N. Plundrich, M. Kulis, B. White, M. Grace, R. Guo, A. Burks, J. Davis, M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Orthosiphol A from the aerial parts of Orthosiphon aristatus is putatively responsible for hypoglycemic effect via α-glucosidase inhibition

Natural Product Communications, 9(5), 639–641.

By: T. Damsud, M. Grace, S. Adisakwattana & P. Phuwapraisirisan

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Phlorotannins from alaskan seaweed inhibit carbolytic enzyme activity

Marine Drugs, 12(10), 5277–5294.

By: J. Kellogg, M. Grace & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Phytochemical changes in phenolics, anthocyanins, ascorbic acid, and carotenoids associated with sweetpotato storage and impacts on bioactive properties

Food Chemistry, 145, 717–724.

By: M. Grace, G. Yousef, S. Gustafson, V. Truong, G. Yencho & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Quinoa seeds leach phytoecdysteroids and other compounds with anti-diabetic properties

Food Chemistry, 163, 178–185.

By: B. Graf, A. Poulev, P. Kuhn, M. Grace, M. Lila & I. Raskin

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 conference paper

Stressed for success: How the berry's wild origins result in multifaceted health protections

X international symposium on vaccinium and other superfruits, 1017, 23–43.

By: M. Lila, J. Kellogg, M. Grace, G. Yousef, T. Kraft & R. Rogers

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 book

Stressed for success: How the berry's wild origins result in multifaceted health protections

In Acta Horticulturae (Vol. 1017, pp. 23–44).

By: M. Lila, J. Kellogg, M. Grace, G. Yousef, T. Kraft & R. Rogers

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2013 journal article

Antiplasmodial activity of cucurbitacin glycosides from Datisca glomerata (C. Presl) Baill

Phytochemistry, 87, 78–85.

By: R. Graziose, M. Grace, T. Rathinasabapathy, P. Rojas-Silva, C. Dekock, A. Poulev, M. Lila, P. Smith, I. Raskin

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Bioactive polyphenols from muscadine grape and blackcurrant stably concentrated onto protein-rich matrices for topical applications

International Journal of Cosmetic Science, 35(4), 394–401.

By: N. Plundrich, M. Grace, I. Raskin & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Efficient quantification of the health-relevant anthocyanin and phenolic acid profiles in commercial cultivars and breeding selections of blueberries (Vaccinium spp.)

Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 61(20), 4806–4815.

By: G. Yousef, A. Brown, Y. Funakoshi, F. Mbeunkui, M. Grace, J. Ballington, A. Loraine, M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Flavonoid glycosides and pharmacological activity of Amphilophium paniculatum

Pharmacognosy Research, 5(1), 17–21.

By: M. Nassar, E. Aboutabl, D. Eskander, M. Grace, E. EL-Khrisy & A. Sleem

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2013 conference paper

HSCCC Isolation and Characterization of Walnut Polyphenols with Antioxidative and Lipolytic Activity

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2013 journal article

Stable binding of alternative protein-enriched food matrices with concentrated cranberry bioflavonoids for functional food applications

Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 61(28), 6856–6864.

By: M. Grace, I. Guzman, D. Roopchand, K. Moskal, D. Cheng, N. Pogrebnyak, I. Raskin, A. Howell, M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Antiparasitic compounds from Cornus florida L. with activities against Plasmodium falciparum and Leishmania tarentolae

Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 142(2), 456–461.

By: R. Graziose, P. Rojas-Silva, T. Rathinasabapathy, C. Dekock, M. Grace, A. Poulev, M. Lila, P. Smith, I. Raskin

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Antiplasmodial activity of the ethnobotanical plant Cassia fistula

Natural Product Communications, 7(10), 1263–1266.

By: M. Grace, C. Lategan, R. Graziose, P. Smith, I. Raskin & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Comparison of health-relevant flavonoids in commonly consumed cranberry products

Journal of Food Science, 77(8), H176–183.

By: M. Grace, A. Massey, F. Mbeunkui, G. Yousef & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Complementary approaches to gauge the bioavailability and distribution of ingested berry polyphenolics

Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 60(23), 5763–5771.

By: M. Lila, D. Ribnicky, L. Rojo, P. Rojas-Silva, A. Oren, R. Havenaar, E. Janle, I. Raskin ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 conference paper

Cucurbitacin glycosides from Datisca glomerata with antiplasmodial activity

Planta Medica, 78(11), 1245–1245.

By: R. Graziose, M. Grace, T. Rathinasabapathy, P. Rojas-Silva, C. Dekock, A. Poulev, M. Lila, P. Smith, I. Raskin

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Efficient sorption of polyphenols to soybean flour enables natural fortification of foods

Food Chemistry, 131(4), 1193–1200.

By: D. Roopchand, M. Grace, P. Kuhn, D. Cheng, N. Plundrich, A. Poulev, A. Howell, B. Fridlender ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

In vitro and in vivo anti-diabetic effects of anthocyanins from Maqui Berry (Aristotelia chilensis)

Food Chemistry, 131(2), 387–396.

By: L. Rojo, D. Ribnicky, S. Logendra, A. Poulev, P. Rojas-Silva, P. Kuhn, R. Dorn, M. Grace ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

In vitro antiplasmodial activity of indole alkaloids from the stem bark of Geissospermum vellosii

Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 139(2), 471–477.

By: F. Mbeunkui, M. Grace, C. Lategan, P. Smith, I. Raskin & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Isolation and characterization of flavonols from blackcurrant by high-performance counter-current chromatography and electrospray ionization tandem mass spectrometry

Journal of Separation Science, 35(13), 1682–1689.

By: F. Mbeunkui, M. Grace, G. Yousef & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Isolation and structural elucidation of indole alkaloids from Geissospermum vellosii by mass spectrometry

Journal of Chromatography B: Analytical Technologies in the Biomedical and Life Sciences, 885-886, 83–89.

By: F. Mbeunkui, M. Grace & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 conference paper

Seeking novel Leishmanicidal natural products from common medicinal plants, the example of Eryngium foetidum L

Planta Medica, 78(11), 1132–1132.

By: P. Rojas-Silva, R. Graziose, A. Poulev, F. Mbeunkui, M. Grace, M. Lila, I. Raskin

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Antiplasmodial activity of aporphine alkaloids and sesquiterpene lactones from Liriodendron tulipifera L.

Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 133(1), 26–30.

By: R. Graziose, T. Rathinasabapathy, C. Lategan, A. Poulev, P. Smith, M. Grace, M. Lila, I. Raskin

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Complementary approaches to gauge the bioavailability and distribution of ingested berry polyphenolics. Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry 60:5763-5771

Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry.

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2011 journal article

Isolation and identification of antiplasmodial N-alkylamides from Spilanthes acmella flowers using centrifugal partition chromatography and ESI-IT-TOF-MS

Journal of Chromatography B: Analytical Technologies in the Biomedical and Life Sciences, 879(21), 1886–1892.

By: F. Mbeunkui, M. Grace, C. Lategan, P. Smith, I. Raskin & M. Lila

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 conference paper

Variation of Resveratrol and Anthocyanins Contents in Blueberry Species and Cultivars and their Implications for Human Health. Berry Health Benifits Symposium, Westlake, CA ,

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2010 journal article

Antiplasmodial and cytotoxic activities of drimane sesquiterpenes from Canella winterana

Natural Product Communications, 5(12), 1869–1872.

By: M. Grace, C. Lategan, F. Mbeunkui, R. Graziose, P. Smith, I. Raskin, M. Lila

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2010 journal article

Tracking deposition of a 14C-radiolabeled kudzu hairy root-derived isoflavone-rich fraction into bone

Experimental Biology and Medicine, 235(10), 1224–1235.

By: J. Mun, M. Grannan, P. Lachcik, R. Rogers, G. Yousef, M. Grace, E. Janle, Q. Wu ...

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2009 journal article

Characteristic flavonoids from Acacia burkittii and A. acuminata heartwoods and their differential cytotoxicity to normal and leukemia cells

Natural Product Communications, 4(1), 69–76.

By: M. Grace, G. Wilson, F. Kandil, E. Dimitriadis & R. Coates

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2009 journal article

Hypoglycemic activity of a novel anthocyanin-rich formulation from lowbush blueberry, Vaccinium angustifolium Aiton

Phytomedicine, 16(5), 406–415.

By: M. Grace, D. Ribnicky, P. Kuhn, A. Poulev, S. Logendra, G. Yousef, I. Raskin, M. Lila

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2009 journal article

Phytochemical characterization of an adaptogenic preparation from Rhodiola heterodonta

Natural Product Communications, 4(8), 1053–1058.

By: M. Grace, G. Yousef, A. Kurmukov, I. Raskin & M. Lila

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2008 journal article

In vitro production of metabolism-enhancing phytoecdysteroids from Ajuga turkestanica

Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture, 93(1), 73–83.

By: D. Cheng, G. Yousef, M. Grace, R. Rogers, J. Gorelick-Feldman, I. Raskin, M. Lila

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2008 journal article

Neo-clerodane diterpenes from Ajuga turkestanica

Phytochemistry Letters, 1(2), 81–84.

By: M. Grace, D. Cheng, I. Raskin & M. Lila

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2007 journal article

ent-Beyerane diterpenoids from the heartwood of Excoecaria parvifolia

Phytochemistry, 68(4), 546–553.

By: M. Grace, J. Faraldos, M. Lila & R. Coates

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2006 journal article

Chemopreventive potential of flavonoid extracts from plantation-bred and wild Aronia melanocarpa (black chokeberry) fruits

Journal of Food Science, 71(8).

By: L. Sueiro, G. Yousef, D. Seigler, E. De Mejia, M. Grace & M. Lila

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2006 journal article

Comparative phytochemical characterization of three Rhodiola species

Phytochemistry, 67(21), 2380–2391.

By: G. Yousef, M. Grace, D. Cheng, I. Belolipov, I. Raskin & M. Lila

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2006 journal article

Cytotoxic investigation of Cynara sibthorpiana

Asian Journal of Chemistry, 18(1), 423–431.

By: A. Khatab, E. Haggag & M. Grace

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2006 journal article

Structures, biogenetic relationships, and cytotoxicity of pimarane-derived diterpenes from Petalostigma pubescens

Phytochemistry, 67(16), 1708–1715.

By: M. Grace, Y. Jin, G. Wilson & R. Coates

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2004 journal article

Polyphenolics in Rhizophora mangle L. leaves and their changes during leaf development and senescence

Trees - Structure and Function, 18(5), 518–528.

By: F. Kandil, M. Grace, D. Seigler & J. Cheeseman

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2002 journal article

Chemical composition and biological activity of the volatiles of Anthemis melampodina and Pluchea dioscoridis

Phytotherapy Research, 16(2), 183–185.

By: M. Grace

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2001 journal article

A new eudesmanolide from Crataegus flava fruits

Fitoterapia, 72(7), 756–759.

By: A. Ahmed, A. Khattab, M. Grace & M. Sahl

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2001 journal article

A new flavone derivative from Ehretia ovalifolia leaves

Pharmazie, 56(8), 661–662.

By: A. Khattab, M. Grace & E. El-Khrisy

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2001 journal article

Flavonoids and pharmacological activity of Vernonia galamensis ssp. galamensis var. petitiana (A. Rich) M. Gilbert. 40(2), 117-128.

Egyptian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences .

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2001 journal article

Pharmaco-​chemical investigations of Plantago ovata aerial parts. 39(1), 345-352.

Bulletin of the Faculty of Pharmacy (Cairo University).

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

2001 journal article

Polyphenols from Cornulaca monacantha

Phytochemistry, 58(4), 611–613.

By: F. Kandil & M. Grace

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

1999 journal article

Chemical constituents and molluscicidal activity of Senecio cineraria D.C. 39(1-3), 253-266.

Egyptian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences .

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

1999 journal article

Flavonoids of Carduncellus eriocephalus. 39(4-6), 409-416

Egyptian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences .

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

1996 journal article

Hepato-protective effect of daturaolone isolated from Solanum arundo

Pharmazie, 51(8), 593–595.

By: M. Grace & M. Saleh

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

1996 journal article

Volatile oil of Egyptian sweet fennel (Foeniculum vulgare, var. dulce, Alef.) and its effects on isolated smooth muscles

Pharmaceutical and Pharmacological Letters, 6(1), 5–7.

By: M. Saleh, F. Hashem & M. Grace

Source: ORCID
Added: November 12, 2019

Employment

2008 - present

Plants for Human Health Institute, North Carolina State University Kannapolis, NC, US
Senior Research Scientist Food, Bioprocessing and Nutritional Sciences

1977 - 2016

National Research Center, Egypt Dokki, Cairo, EG
Chemistry of Natural Compounds

2002 - 2008

University of Illinois System Urbana, IL, US
Post doctoral Organic Chemistry

1986 - 1990

King Saud University Riyadh, Riyadh Province, SA
Instructor Pharmacognosy

Education

1991 - 1994

Cairo University Faculty of Pharmacy Cairo, EG
PhD Pharmacognosy

Cairo University Faculty of Pharmacy Cairo, EG
Master degree Pharmacognosy