Effects of arbuscular mycorrhiza and phosphorus application on artemisinin concentration in Artemisia annua L.

@article{Kapoor2007EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of arbuscular mycorrhiza and phosphorus application on artemisinin concentration in Artemisia annua L.},
  author={Rupam Kapoor and Vidhi Chaudhary and Ashok K. Bhatnagar},
  journal={Mycorrhiza},
  year={2007},
  volume={17},
  pages={581-587}
}
Annual wormwood (Artemisia annua L.) produces an array of complex terpenoids including artemisinin, a compound of current interest in the treatment of drug-resistant malaria. However, this promising antimalarial compound remains expensive and is hardly available on the global scale. Synthesis of artemisinin has not been proved to be feasible commercially. Therefore, increase in yield of naturally occurring artemisinin is an important area of investigation. The effects of inoculation by two… 

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