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Protective effects of yacon (Smallanthus sonchifolius) intake on experimental colon carcinogenesis
(Food and Chemical Toxicology, 2012-08-01) [Artigo]
Yacon (Smallanthus sonchifolius), a tuberous root native to the Andean region of South America, contains high concentration of fructans with potential for colon cancer prevention. This study investigated the potential ...
Foliar or soil applications of silicon alleviate water-deficit stress of potato plants
(Agronomy Journal, 2014-11-01) [Artigo]
Root-supplied Si is thought to play a role in alleviating the effects of water-deficit stress in several crops. However, little information is known about the contribution of Si, especially foliar application, in the ...