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Related to Blighia: Blighia sapida, Hypoglycin
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Synonyms for Blighia

small genus of western African evergreen trees and shrubs bearing fleshy capsular three-seeded fruits edible when neither unripe nor overripe

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Hypoglycin A, B: biologically active polypeptides from Blighia sapida.
In summary, this study indicates that the amino acid profiles of Blighia sapida aril and seed have close composition (see Table 7 particularly the EAA under both factors A and B means).
Akande AO Some nutritional and phytochemical studies on Blighia sapida Konig.
Adeyeye EI and MA Oyarekua Proximate composition and some nutritionally valuable minerals in the dehulled seeds and seed hull of Anacardium occidentale (L) and Blighia sapida (Koeing).
Table 1: Amino acid profile of the Blighia sapida fruit on dry weight (g/100 g crude protein) Amino acid Aril Seed Mean SD CV% Lysine (Lys) (a) 4.