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Deuterium-labelled studies of the biosynthesis of hydroxycoumarins during ppd in cassava
- At: Glasgow (Scotland) (2018)
- Type: Poster
- By: AMEGBLETOR, Pamela (University of Bath, Department of Pharmacy and Pharmacology)
- Co-author(s): Pamela Amegbletor
Michael Rowan: Department of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, University of Bath, Bath, United Kingdom
BackgroundDifferent isotopically-labelled cinnamic acids were fed to cubed cassava roots and it was observed that the deuterium (or proton) on C-2 was exchanged. The biosynthetic end-products are an indication of the metabolic processes taking place in the cassava roots.
Keywords: biochemical pathways; cassava; food security; hydroxycoumarins;.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.
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