Characterization of highly toxic type 2 ribosome-inactivating proteins from Adenia
lanceolata and Adenia
The development of a tissue culture methodology can provide an alternate means for the mass production of Adenia hondala to satisfy the demand in the market and also for reintroduction programme for conservation.
One-year-old plants of Adenia hondala grown and maintained in the green house, Department of Botany, Sacred Heart College, Thevara, Kochi were used as the source of explant.
Table 2 Cytotoxicity of gummiferol (93) isolated from Adenia ummifera.
a cytotoxic polyacetylene from the leaves of Adenia gummifera.
VENICE, FL Stella Adenia
Keenan (91), passed away in Venice, Florida Thursday, Sept 20th.