castor bean


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The Experimental Center of Genetic Improvement and Biotechnology (Nucleo de Melhoramento Genetico e Biotecnologia-NBIO) of the Center for Agricultural, Environmental and Biological Sciences (Centro de Ciencias Agrarias, Ambientais e Biologicas-CCAAB) at the Federal University of Reconcavo da Bahia (Universidade Federal do Reconcavo da Bahia-UFRB) has developed a castor bean genetic breeding program where lines are conserved in vivo in the germplasm bank through annual field plantings and seeds stored under refrigeration.
Castor bean oil is used as lubricant in high speed engines, manufacturing of soaps, transparent paper, printing-inks, varnishes, plasticizers and also for medicinal, nylon and electrical insulations.
The chemical composition and the results are presented in Table 1, where the high protein content was observed for the coproducts, mainly for castor bean and forage radish (420.
However, even with the significant production of castor bean in Northeastern Brazil, no reports exist on physiological variations in intercropping systems in semiarid-climate regions.
Table 1--Variance and mean of the castor bean adult plant and production variables in 50 Lyra hybrid plants.
The study characterizes the natural history of seed damage by an unidentified Lepidopteran larvae found inside of the pods and feeding on the seeds of Castor Bean (Ricinus communis L.
The castor bean tick Ixodes ricinus, a European species that carries Lyme disease, faces an engineering problem: Its needlelike mouthparts are good at piercing but useless for hanging on during long periods of feeding.
Ricin is a protein that is found in the seeds of the castor bean plant, the same plant that yields castor oil.
Records seized by the FBI also showed that Tupelo martial arts instructor Everett Dutschke ordered castor bean seeds, used to make ricin, from eBay, FBI Special Agent Stephen Thomason said in an eight-page affidavit.
possess or transfer castor beans, nor castor bean plants; only the
The starting material is the castor bean (Ricinus communis) and its oil derivates, which are synthesized into monomers that form the basis of the Vestamid Terra product range.
The starting material is the castor bean and its oil derivatives, which are synthesised into monomers that form the basis of the Vestamid Terra product range.
Evofuel is to develop and commercialise castor bean varieties for Brazil and the biofuel research and development activities located in Israel.