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Aerts O , van Dyck F , van Tichelen W & Lambert J (2016) The many faces of coconut oil derivatives: occupational hand dermatitis caused by a liquid soap containing cocamidopropylamine oxide. Contact Dermatitis 74 (4) 248-251.
Materiales de Construcción, 66 (321): e073 doi: 10.3989/mc.2016.01015
Araújo, K.L., da Silveira, S.F., Mussi-Dias, V. Rocabado JMA & Miguen FC (2016) Local infection associated with vascular bundles: the colonization of coconut palm leaflets by two Camarotella species. Eur J Plant Pathol [v (n)] pp 1-10.
Bandupriya, H.D.D., Fernando, S.C. & Vidhanaarachchil, Y.R.M., (2016). Micropropagation and androgenesis in coconut: an assessment of Sri Lankan implication. COCOS 22 (1)31–47. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/cocos.v22i1.5810
Barzegar F, Khaleed AA, Ugbo FU, Oyeniran KO, Momodu DY, Bello A, Dangbegnon JK & Manyala N (2016) Cycling and floating performance of symmetric supercapacitor derived from coconut shell biomass. Amrican Institute of Physics Advances 6 (11) [pp]
study on marketing problems of coconut with special reference to Coimbatore district. International Journal of Engineering Research and Modern Education (IJERME) 12 (2) ISSN (Online): 2455 – 4200 (www.rdmodernresearch.com).
African Crop Science Journal 20 (2) pp.
Boateng L, Ansong R, Owusu W &, Steiner-Asiedu M (2016) Coconut oil and palm oil’s role in nutrition, health and national development: A review. Ghana Medical Journal 50 (3) 189-196.
Briones VL & Barrera MAF (2016) El cocotero: “El árbol de la vida” desde el Herbario CICY 8: 107–110 (14/Julio/2016) Centro de Investigación Científica de Yucatán, A.C., http://www.cicy.mx/sitios/desde_herbario/ ISSN: 2395-8790.
Dike JW & Amadi RO (2016) Coconut Shell Charcoal: A Resource in Teaching the Concept of Adsorption. International Journal of Education and Evaluation 2 (1) .
Dumancas GG, Viswanath LCK, de Leon AR, Ramasahayam S, Maples R, Koralege RH, Perera LDN, Langford J, Shakir A & Castles S (and others) (2016) Health Benefits of Virgin Coconut Oil. In B Holt (ed) Chapter6 Vegetable Oil: Properties, Uses and Benefits. Nova Science Publishers, Inc.
Etim U.J., Umoren,S.A. & Eduok U.M. (2016) Coconut coir dust as a low cost adsorbent for the removal of cationic dye from aqueous solution. Journal of Saudi Chemical Society 20 (Supplement 1) S67–S76.
Eyres L, Eyres MF, Chisholm A & Brown RC (2016) Coconut oil consumption and cardiovascular risk factors in humans. Nutrition Review 74 (4) 267 – 280.
Freitas Neto M , Pereira TN , Geronimo IG , Azevedo AO , Ramos SR , Pereira MG (2016) Coconut genome size determined by flow cytometry: Tall versus Dwarf types. Genetics and Molecular Research 15(1) [pp] DOI: 10.4238/gmr.15017470 .
Gao Y , Yang Y , Qin Z , Sun Y (2016) Factors affecting the yield of bio-oil from the pyrolysis of coconut shell. SpringerPlus [2016, 5:333].
Govarthanan M, Seo YS, Lee KJ, Jung IB, Juv HJ, Kim JS, Cho M, Kamala-Kannan S, Oh BT (2016) Low-cost and eco-friendly synthesis of silver nanoparticles using coconut (Cocos nucifera) oil cake extract and its antibacterial activity. Artif Cells Nanomed Biotechnol 44 (8) 1878-1882
Gurr GM, Johnson AC, Ash GJ, Wilson BAL, Ero MM, Pilotti CA, Dewhurst CF & You MS (2016) Coconut Lethal Yellowing Diseases: A Phytoplasma Threat to Palms of Global Economic and Social Significance. Front. Plant Sci., 26 October 2016 | http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2016.01521
Halter N (2016) Searching for the Land of the Golden Cocoa-Nut: Australian Travel Writing about Commercial Enterprise in the Pacific Islands Journal of Pacific History 51 (4)
Hudiyanti D, Raharjo TJ, Narsito N & Noegrohati S (2016) Study on Leakage of Sesame (Sesamum indicum L.) and Coconut (Cocos nucifera L.) Liposomes,. Oriental J Chemistry Volume 31, Number 1
Jahangard A, Sohrabi M & Beigmohammadi Z (2016) Sorption of Lead (II) Ions on Activated Coconut Husk. Iranian Journal of Toxicology [Arak University of Medical Sciences, September 1, 2016.]
Jaini ZN, Mokhatar SN, Yusof ASM, Zulkiply S & Rahman MHA (2016) Effect of Pelletized Coconut Fibre on the Compressive Strength of Foamed Concrete. The 3rd International Conference on Civil and Environmental Engineering for Sustainability (IConCEES 2015) MATEC Web of Conferences Volume 47,
Jayaprithika A & Sekar SK (2016) Mechanical and fracture characteristics of Eco-friendly concrete produced using coconut shell, ground granulated blast furnace slag and manufactured sand. Construction and Building Materials 103, 30 January 2016, Pages 1–7.
Kamara LCJ, Perera S & Dassanayaka PN (2016) Sri Lanka yellow semi tall; a new addition to the coconut (Cocos nucifera L.) classification in Sri Lanka. COCOS 22, 49-55. [see also Tree Genetics & Genomes (2016) 12: 116. doi:10.1007/s11295-016-1076-x]
Kaushik M , Reddy P , Sharma R , Udameshi P , Mehra N & Marwaha A (2016) The Effect of Coconut Oil pulling on Streptococcus mutans Count in Saliva in Comparison with Chlorhexidine Mouthwash. The Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice 17 (1) 38-41].
Keerthika B , Umayavalli M , Jeyalalitha T & Krishnaveni N (2016) Coconut shell powder as cost effective filler in copolymer of acrylonitrile and butadiene rubber. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 130:1-3.
Kumaunang J, & Lolong Arie A (2016) Performance of Four Tall Coconut Population North Sulawesi for Assembling Coconut Composite Variety Specific for Upland on Wet Climate. Buletin Palma 13 (2) 79-85.
Liangamudali I.M.P.S. & Senarathne S.H.S. (2016) Effectiveness of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi based biofertilizer on early growth of coconut seedlings. COCOS, 2016: 22: 01-12
Linhe Wu, Jun Cao, Xinpeng Bai, Haiming Chen, Yuxiang Zhang & Qian Wu (2016) Effects of Ultrasonic Parameters on the Crystallization Behavior of Virgin Coconut Oil. Journal of Oleo Science http://doi.org/10.5650/jos.ess16084
Loiola CM, Azevedo AON, Diniz LREC, Aragão WM, de O. Azevedo CD, Henrique P, Santos AD, Ramos HCC, Pereira MG , & Ramos SRR (2016) Genetic Relationships among Tall Coconut Palm (Cocos nucifera L.) Accessions of the International Coconut Genebank for Latin America and the Caribbean (ICG-LAC), Evaluated Using Microsatellite Markers (SSRs). PLOS Journals Published between Mar 08 2016 - Mar 15 2016.
Lu H, Wilson BAL, Ash GJ, Woruba SB, Fletcher MJ, You M, Yang G & Gurr GM (2016) Determining putative vectors of the Bogia Coconut Syndrome phytoplasma using loop-mediated isothermal amplification of single-insect feeding media. Scientific Reports 6, Article number: 35801 :10.1038/srep35801
Madlan MA, Ghazali MI, Zaman I, Kasron MZ & Ying TC (2017) The Application of Coconut Fiber as Dissipative Silencer. IvOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, Volume 165, conference 1
Marques AR, Vianna CR, Monteiro ML, Pires BOS, Urashima DdeC & Pontes PP (2016) Utilizing coir geotextile with grass and legume on soil of Cerrado, Brazil: An alternative strategy in improving the input of nutrients in degraded pasture soil? Applied Soil Ecology 107 [n] 290–297.
Nainanayake AD, Kumarathunga MDP & de Silva PHPR (2016) A survey of land for Weligama Coconut Leaf Wilt Disease affected palms outside the declared boundary in the Southern Province,COCOS 22: 57-64.
Nair RV, Jerard BA, Thomas R J (2016) Coconut Breeding in India. Advances in Plant Breeding: Strategies: Agronomic, Abiotic and Biotic Stress Traits. Springer International Publishing pp 257-279.
Nair,S, Manimekalai R., Soumya V.P. & Likhitha K.C, (2016) Dual labeled probe based real time PCR method for detection of 16SrXI-B sub-group phytoplasma associated with coconut root wilt disease in India. Australasian Plant Pathology pp 1-3.
Nayar NM (2016) The Coconut: Phylogeny, Origins, and Spread. Academic Press
Graduate School - New Brunswick Electronic Theses and Dissertations Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Nguyen QT, Bandupriya HD, Foale M, Adkins SW (2016) Biology, propagation and utilization of elite coconut varieties (makapuno and aromatics). Plant Physiol Biochem 4 (109) 579-589.
against infestation by the Red Palm Weevil (RPW), Rhynchophorus ferrugineus, a new invasive coconut pest in Malaysia. Sains Malaysiana45 (7) 1035-1040.
Roslan ND, Meilina OA, Mohamed-Azni INA, Seman IA & Sundram S (2016) Comparison of RNA extraction methods for RT-PCR detection of Coconut cadang-cadang viroid variant in orange spotting oil palm leaves. Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology 38 (3) 382-388,
Oka S-i, Tomita T, Miyamoto K (2016) A Mighty Claw: Pinching Force of the Coconut Crab, the Largest Terrestrial Crustacean. PLoS ONE 11(11): e0166108. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0166108
Pathiraja E (2016) The economic impact of climate change on perennial crops: the coconut industry in Sri Lanka and the value of adaptation strategies . http://trove.nla.gov.au/version/239279471
Paul C & Ramkhelawan E (2016) Coconut Intercropping Systems. International Trade Centre, Geneva, Switzerland.
Paul C & Ramkhelawan E (2016) Manual on Coconut Nursery Establishment and Maintenance. International Trade Centre, Geneva, Switzerland..
Peart DJ, Hensby A & Shaw MP (2916) Coconut Water Does Not Improve Markers of Hydration During Sub-Maximal Exercise and Performance in a Subsequent Time Trial Compared to Water Alone. Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab. 2016 Oct 21:1-19.
Perera L, Baudouin L & Mackay I (2016) SSR markers indicate a common origin of self-pollinating dwarf coconut in South-East Asia under domestication. Scientia Horticulturae 211 [n] 255–262. ops: Coconut
Perera L, Manimekalai R, Sudarsono S, Maskromo I & Lestari P (2016) Coconut In Biotechnology of Plantation Crops, Chapter: 11, pp.219-239.
Prades A, Salum UN & Pioch D. (2016). New era for the coconut sector. What prospects for research? OCL 2016, 23 (6) D607
Prasad MN, Babu MS, Karthik PMD & Prashanth SK (2016) Experimental study on partial replacement of coarse aggregate with sea shells and coconut shells with M30 concrete. Global Journal of Engineering Science and Researches: 3.
Preethi P, Rajesh M.K., Rahul C.U., Jeard B.A., Samsudeen K., Thomas R.J. & Karun A (2016) Identification and utilization of informative EST-SSR markers for genetic purity testing of coconut hybrids. J Plantation Crops 44 (2) : http://dx.doi.org/10.19071/jpc.2016.v44.i2.31
Rachana KE, Naganeeswaran SA, Fayas TP, Thomas RJ & Rajesh MK (2016) Cloning, Characterization and Expression Analysis of Nbs-Lrr-Type Resistance Gene Analogues (RGAs) in Coconut. Acta Botanica Croatica.
Rahman MA, Khawaja M & Lan Z (2016): Effect of coconut water from different fruit maturity stages, as natural substitute for synthetic PGR in in vitro potato micropropagation; Figshare. http://dx.doi.org/10.6084/M9.FIGSHARE.3125296
Ramkhelawan E (2016) Assessment of current coconut genetic resources within the Caribbean using established protocols. International Trade Centre, Geneva, Switzerland.
Rao SS & Najam R (2016) Young coconut water ameliorates depression via modulation of neurotransmitters: possible mechanism of action. Metab Brain Dis. 2016 Oct;31(5):1165-70. doi: 10.1007/s11011-016-9866-2. Epub 2016 Jul 5.
Roda A, Nachman G, Hosein F, Rodrigues JCV & Peña JE (2016) Spatial distributions of the red palm mite, Raoiella indica (Acari: Tenuipalpidae) on coconut and their implications for development of efficient sampling plans. Experimental and Applied Acarology 57 (3) 291-308.
Rosado AWC, Machado AR, Freire FdCO, Liparini O & Pereira OL (2016) Phylogeny, Identification, and Pathogenicity of Lasiodiplodia Associated with Postharvest Stem-End Rot of Coconut in Brazil. Plant Disease 100 (3) 561-568.
Sarswat A & Mohan D (2016) Sustainable development of coconut shell activated carbon (CSAC) & a magnetic coconut shell activated carbon (MCSAC) for phenol (2-nitrophenol) removal. RSC Advances 6 (88) The Royal Society of Chemistry..
Schumacher BdeO, Preuss EM, Vargas CG & Helbig E (2016) Óleo de coco em parâmetros bioquímicos e morfológicos de ratos submetidos à dieta normolipídica ou hiperlipídica [Coconut oil on biochemical and morphological parameters in rats submitted to normolipidic and hyperlipidic diets]. Ciência Rural 46 (10) http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/0103-8478cr20141766
Silva-Medeiros FV, Consolin-Filho N, Xavier de Lima M, Bazzo FP, Barros MA, Bergamasco R & Tavares CR (2016) Kinetics and thermodynamics studies of silver ions adsorption onto coconut shell activated carbon. Environ Technol 37 (24) 3087-93.
Singh H, Shukla A & Mehrotra, RC (2016) A fossil coconut fruit from the early Eocene of Gujarat. Journal of the Geological Society of India 87 (3) 268-270.
Srivastava Y, Semwal AD & Majumdar A (2016) Quantitative and qualitative analysis of bioactive components present in virgin coconut oil. Cogent OA.
Su'i M, Sumaryati E & Sucahyono DD Pemanfaatan fraksi kaya asam laurat hasil hidrolisis dari endosperm kelapa menggunakan lipase endogeneus sebagai pengawet susu kedelai kemasan Utilization of high lauric fraction that produced from coconut endosperm using lipase endogenous as preservation of soybean milk packaging]. Agritech 36 (2)
Subramanian P, Maheswarappa HP, Zachariah TJ, Surekha R, Selvamani V & Bhat R (2016) Performance of black pepper in coconut based high density multi-species cropping system under different nutrient managements.
Sumi, S., Unnikrishnan, N. & Mathew, L. Experimental Investigations on Biological Resistance of Surface Modified Coir Geotextiles. Int. J. of Geosynth. and Ground Eng. (2016) 2: 31.
Sun X-D, Yu F-Y, Niu X-Q, Song W-W, & Qin W-Q. (2016) First Report of Leaf Spot Disease on Coconut Caused by Colletrotrichum gloeosporioides in Hainan, China. Plant Disease 100 (1) 225.
Swarnam TP, Velmurugan A, Pandey S & Dam Roy S. (2016) Enhancing nutrient recovery and compost maturity of coconut husk by vermicomposting technology. Bioresour Technol. 2016 May;207:76-84. doi: 10.1016/j.biortech.2016.01.046. Epub 2016 Jan 26.
Tarawan VM, Mantilidewi KI, Dhini IM, Radhiyanti PT & Sutedja E Coconut Shell Liquid Smoke Promotes Burn Wound Healing.
Oxidative enzymes in coconut cultivars in response to Raoiella indica feeding. African Journal of Biotechnology 15 (33)
Vongvanrungruang A, Mongkolsiriwatana C, Boonkaew T, Sawatdichaikul O, Srikulnath K & Peyachoknagul S (2016) Single base substitution causing the fragrant phenotype and development of a type-specific marker in aromatic coconut (Cocos nucifera). Genetics and Molecular Research 15 (3) [pp] DOI: 10.4238/gmr.1503874.
Wang J, Goss E & Coffey M (2016) Model for the geographic origin and spread of the globally distributed pathogen Phytophthora palmivora. (Abstr.) Phytopathology 106:S4.1. http://dx.doi.org/10.1094/PHYTO-106-12-S4.1.