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Papaver

Known as: Poppies, Poppy 
A genus of Eurasian herbaceous plants, the poppies (family PAPAVERACEAE of the dicotyledon class Magnoliopsida), that yield OPIUM from the latex of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
Morphine is an alkaloid from the opium poppy used to treat pain. The potentially lethal side effects of morphine and related… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Toward opioids without poppy fields Producing opioids without having to depend on field-grown poppies would be of great benefit… Expand
Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Alkaloid Synthetic Pathway Noscapine, a nonaddictive alkaloid found in the opium poppy, can be used as a cough suppressant and a… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
1. Foraging range is a key aspect of the ecology of 'central place foragers'. Estimating how far bees fly under different… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Genomic comparisons provide evidence for ancient genome-wide duplications in a diverse array of animals and plants. We developed… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
N Engl J Med 2003;349:1943-53. Copyright © 2003 Massachusetts Medical Society. pium is a bitter, brown, granular powder derived… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Opioids are our most powerful analgesics, but politics, prejudice, and our continuing ignorance still impede optimum prescribing… Expand
Review
1999
Review
1999
  • K. Sporer
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 22949289
From the dark poppy a soporific is obtained by making incision in the stalk, when the buds are forming it is not only a soporific… Expand
Review
1993
Review
1993
  • M. Brownstein
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 1993
  • Corpus ID: 39443072
It is hard to decide when and where the opium poppy was first cultivated. It may have been grown for its seeds before people… Expand
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Review
1987
Review
1987
  • R. Wise
  • Pharmacology & therapeutics
  • 1987
  • Corpus ID: 23911004
In commenting on the discovery of "opiate" receptors, Goldstein (1976) said: "It seemed unlikely, a priori, that such highly… Expand