curcin

curcin

a phytotoxin found in jatrophacurcas.
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the cyclic triterpenes stigmasterol, curcacycline A, and curcin (Sachdeva et al.
Antitumor effects of curcin from seeds of Jatropha curcas.
Although the seed cake meal is rich in protein, it is toxic to rats, mice, ruminants and humans due to the presence of antinutritional factors such as phorbol esters, curcin, trypsin inhibitors, lectin, [5, 6, 8, 10-12], .
Building and using analytical workflows in Discovery Net (Moustafa Ghanem, Vasa Curcin, Patrick Wendel and Yike Guo).