Jatropha

Known as: Nettle Spurge, Nettlespurge, Spurge, Nettle 
A plant genus of the family EUPHORBIACEAE. Members contain jatrophone and other diterpenes.
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The whole genome of Jatropha curcas was sequenced, using a combination of the conventional Sanger method and new-generation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
91 10.4155/BFS.09.4 © 2010 Future Science Ltd Jatropha curcas L. (further referred to as Jatropha) is a rapidly emerging biofuel… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Due the environmental concern and limited resources of petroleum oil has increase the demand of biodiesel. One way of reducing… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Jatropha curcas (L.) is a perennial plant of the spurge family (Euphorbiaceae). Recently, it has received much attention as a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Response surface methodology (RSM) based on central composite rotatable design (CCRD) was used to optimize the three important… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Jatropha curcas is a multipurpose, drought-resistant, biofuel tree originating from Central and South America, but now growing… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Biodiesel, an alternative renewable fuel made from transesterification of vegetable oil with alcohol, is becoming more readily… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The genus Jatropha is native of tropical America with more than 200 species that are widely distributed in tropics with a promise… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The concept of substituting bio-diesel produced from plantations on eroded soils for conventional diesel fuel has gained… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
In the present investigation the high viscosity of the jatropha curcas oil which has been considered as a potential alternative… (More)
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