Plant polyphenols. 2. The coumarins of Solanum pinnatisectum.

  title={Plant polyphenols. 2. The coumarins of Solanum pinnatisectum.},
  author={J. B. Harborne},
  journal={The Biochemical journal},
  • J. B. Harborne
  • Published 1960
  • Biology, Medicine
  • The Biochemical journal
  • The South American and Mexican species of the tuberous Solanum plants are important as a source of breeding material for improving the domestic potato. The polyphenols are being studied in connexion with genetical work (see, for example, Dodds & Long, 1955; Harborne, 1957), but they are also of interest because they may play a part in disease resistance in the domestic potato (Valle, 1957; Kuc, Henze, Ullstrup & Quackenbush, 1956; Kuc, 1957; Lee & Le Tourneau, 1958). In a preliminary survey of… CONTINUE READING
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