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grapefruit

A tropical tree (scientific name: Citrus paradisi) which produces a large, yellow, tart (acidic) fruit, rich in flavonoids, lycopene, and vitamin C. C Its scientific name is Citrus paradisi.

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The consumption of the fruit alters the metabolism of a wide variety of medications, including HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors (statins), calcium channel blockers, and immunosuppressive drugs, e.g., cyclosporine, among others, by inhibiting cytochrome CYPA34 enzymes in the liver.
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Protopolybia exigua (Hymenoptera: Vespidae) nest under Citrus grandis (Rutaceae) leaf.
Cho, "Induction of apoptosis in human cervical carcinoma HeLa cells by polymethoxylated flavone-rich Citrus grandis Osbeck (Dangyuja) leaf extract," Food and Chemical Toxicology, vol.
Tan, "Determination of flavonoids in Citrus grandis (Pomelo) peels and their inhibition activity on lipid peroxidation in fish tissue," International Food Research Journal, vol.
The fruit samples of Citrus pseudolimon and Citrus grandis were purchased from Sargodha, Pakistan which is famous for Citrus fruit production and sample was identified and authenticated using standard herbarium techniques from Department of Botany, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan.
GC-MS concluded that Citrus pseudolimon oil has thirty-seven components while Citrus grandis has thirty-three.
The genus Citrus of the family Rutaceae which includes Indian wild orange (Citrus indica), Melanesian papeda (Citrus macroptera), bitter orange (Citrus aurantium), shaddock (Citrus grandis), Mandarin orange (Citrus reticulata), sweet orange (Citrus sinensis), lemon (Citrus limon) and grapefruit (Citrus paradise) are distributed throughout the tropical and temperate regions and are widely consumed as fresh fruits [31].
Juice from the fruits of Citrus grandis was advised to be orally taken for prevention or treatment of throat pain, fever, loss of appetite, and feeling of weakness in body.
Protoplastos de "seedling" de toranja 'Lau Tau' (Citrus grandis) selecionada para a resistencia a Phytophthora sp.
These plants included Mangifera indica, Spondias pinnata, Annona squamosa, Momordica charantia, Momordica cochinchinensis, Tamarindus indica, Artocarpus heterophyllus, Moringa oleifera, Psidium guajava, Syzygium cumini, Syzygium samarangense, Zizyphus jujuba, Citrus aurantifolia, Citrus grandis, Manilkara zapota, Curcuma longa, and Zingiber officinale.
Each plant was genetically distinct and from a single family of hybrids of USDA 17-47 (Citrus grandis x Poncirus trifoliata) and Kinkoji (C.