Exploring Phylogenetic Relationships between Hundreds of Plant Fatty Acids Synthesized by Thousands of Plants. more details ...
Abstract B. rubra, known as poi, is used in the treatment of constipation in children and pregnant women, and urticaria. Palmitic, oleic, linoleic, linolenic and arachidonic acids were present in the fatty oil (10.7%) from seeds (collected locally), while the proteins (3.3%) included lysine, threonine, valine, methionine and leucine.

Authors: Banerjee, A. K.; Mamta, Jain; Vibha, Dubey

Journal: Fitoterapia

Year: 1992

Volume: 63

Page: 377-377

UID: CABI:19940303899

Genus Species Data Points
Basella rubra 6
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