Dioscorea alata

Known as: purple yam, yam, ten-months yam 
 
National Institutes of Health

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1982-2018
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2012
2012
Renal interstitial fibrosis is characterized by increased extracellular matrix (ECM) synthesis. Epithelial-mesenchymal transition… (More)
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2009
2009
Dioscorea alata is a polyploid species with several ploidy levels and its basic chromosome number has been considered by most… (More)
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2009
2009
The aim of this study was to elucidate the effect of the major storage protein dioscorin isolated from two different yam species… (More)
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2007
2007
The purified dioscorin from yam (Dioscorea alata L. cv. Tainong 1) tuber was previously reported (Hsu et al., 2002. J. Agric… (More)
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2006
2006
The Toll-like receptor 4 (TLR4)-signaling pathway is crucial for activating both innate and adaptive immunity. TLR4 is a… (More)
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2004
2004
Poor reproductive development in yams (Dioscorea spp.) has often been attributed to the polyploid nature of the crop. In this… (More)
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2004
2004
Isozyme variation was studied to determine genetic relationships among 269 cultivars of Dioscorea alata originating from the… (More)
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2004
2004
In the polyploid species Dioscorea alata, earlier studies have shown a prevalence of higher ploidy levels (2n = 60 and 80… (More)
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2004
2004
Chromosome numbers and fertility studies of 73 male and 30 female flowering germplasm accessions of Dioscorea alata L. were… (More)
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1994
1994
The nutrient and antinutrient components of tubers from seven cultivars of Dioscorea alata were determined. The average crude… (More)
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