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granular protein in outermost layer of endosperm of many seeds or cereal grains

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Polishing removes the aleurone layer and embryo which parts of the rice grain are richer with vitamins, minerals, protein and fiber than the endosperm itself.
Milling or processing strips the aleurone layer, and the grains contain fewer essential micronutrients.
Next are layers of bran, followed by the aleurone layer.
But for pigmented rice, bran may need to be considered in its different component tissues which include the pericarp, the aleurone layer, sub-aleurone cells and the embryo.
Vein of gold[R] consists oldie most nutritious fraction of the wheat grain: the aleurone layer of the wheat kernel.
Cross-pollination events from Purendo-38 to recipient cultivars were identified by the expression of a light-blue pigment in the aleurone layer of putative [F.
However, the largest part of grain (endosperm) has low Zn concentration, with the most of seed-Zn being located in the embryo and the aleurone layer (Ozturk et al.
Cross-pollination from blue-seeded to non-blue-seeded wheat is identified by the expression of a light-blue pigment in the triploid aleurone layer of [F.