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Phaseolus

a genus of bean plants in the family Fabaceae; contain a number of phytotoxins including phaseolus hemolytic agent, lunatin, a cyanogenetic glucoside, and a hemagglutinating lectin which causes vomiting, diarrhea. Includes garden kidney beans (P. vulgaris, e.g. French beans, scarlet runner climbing bean) and crop beans such as Lima and Java beans (P. lunatus).
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El potencial de aporte de N y P fueron estimados segun las densidades de siembra recomendadas por hectarea, siendo de 250000 plantas para Phaseolus vulgaris (Jimenez y Acosta, 2013) y para Clitoria ternatea (Villanueva et al, 2012); mientras que para Canavalia ensiformis fue de 148149 plantas (Martin y Rivera, 2015).
Os descritores utilizados para obter informacoes foram Phaseolus Vulgaris, white bean, obesity e weight loss, combinados entre si.
50)] did not discriminate well between drought-tolerant and non-tolerant Phaseolus vulgaris lines, whose selection is based on their sensitivity to water stress during the reproductive phase from flowering to the pod formation (MORAES et al.
The importance of studying Uscana wasps in Mexico relates to the possibility of using the genus in biological control of the bean and Mexican bean weevils (Acanthoscelides obtectus Say and Zabrotes subfasciatus Boheman), which cause significant losses to farmers who produce Phaseolus beans (Leroi et al.
In this paper we report the trypsin inhibitors concentration in ten cultivars of Phaseolus vulgaris and the study of the trypsin inhibitors reactivation using double-digestive pepsin-pancreatin in vitro of bean grains samples submitted to pressure-cooking.
3 kDa was purified from dried seeds of Phaseolus vulgaris 'Cloud Bean'.
Heritable variation in the Phaseolin protein of nondomesticated common bean Phaseolus vulgaris L Theor.
The active substance to be tested was delivered in two capsules containing approximately 1,000mg of Phase 2 Starch Neutralizer, a dried aqueous extract of the common bean Phaseolus vulgaris.