Agave

Known as: Agaves 
A genus known for fibers obtained from their leaves: sisal from A. sisalana, henequen from A. fourcroyoides and A. cantala, or Manila-Maguey fiber… (More)
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1947-2018
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2016
Highly Cited
2016
Desert plants are hypothesized to survive the environmental stress inherent to these regions in part thanks to symbioses with… (More)
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2013
2013
Agaves are succulent monocotyledonous plants native to xeric environments of North America. Because of their adaptations to their… (More)
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2011
2011
Agave is a succulent genus within the monocot family Agavaceae. The plants have a large rosette of thick fleshy leaves, each… (More)
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2009
2009
Sugarcane and agave bagasse samples were hydrolyzed with either mineral acids (HCl), commercial glucanases or a combined… (More)
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2007
2007
Somatic embryogenesis was achieved from leaves of Agave tequilana Weber cultivar azul utilizing MS medium supplemented with L2… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The Agave (Agavaceae) are keystone species of semiarid to arid regions where the geographic center of origin is Mexico but whose… (More)
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2006
2006
Fructans, storage carbohydrates with beta-fructofuranosyl linkages, are found in approximately 15% of higher plants. The… (More)
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2005
2005
An investigation of Agave americana and Agave barbadensis resulted in the isolation of a new homoisoflavanoid, 7-hydroxy-3-(4… (More)
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2003
2003
Agave plants utilize crassulacean acid metabolism (CAM) for CO(2) fixation. Fructans are the principal photosynthetic products… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
The water relations and photosynthesis of Agave deserti Engelm., a plant exhibiting Crassulacean acid metabolism, were measured… (More)
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