Experts and Doctors on jatropha in Stuttgart, Baden Württemberg, Germany

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Locale: Stuttgart, Baden Württemberg, Germany
Topic: jatropha

Top Publications

  1. Roach J, Devappa R, Makkar H, Becker K. Isolation, stability and bioactivity of Jatropha curcas phorbol esters. Fitoterapia. 2012;83:586-92 pubmed publisher
    ..By integrating the isolation methodology developed in this study in the Jatropha biodiesel industry, PEs could be obtained as value-added co-products...
  2. Makkar H, Becker K. Are Jatropha curcas phorbol esters degraded by rumen microbes?. J Sci Food Agric. 2010;90:1562-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Rumen microbes can not degrade phorbol esters. In addition, the phorbol esters do not adversely affect rumen fermentation. Ruminants are expected to be as prone as monogastric animals to the toxicity of Jatropha seeds. ..
  3. Devappa R, Makkar H, Becker K. Biodegradation of Jatropha curcas phorbol esters in soil. J Sci Food Agric. 2010;90:2090-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Seed cake containing toxic phorbol esters (PEs) is currently used as a fertiliser and thus it is of eco-toxicological concern. In the present study the fate of PEs in soil was studied...
  4. Devappa R, Makkar H, Becker K. Jatropha toxicity--a review. J Toxicol Environ Health B Crit Rev. 2010;13:476-507 pubmed publisher
    ..Data on the wide range of bioactivities of Jatropha and its products were collated and it is hoped will create new avenues for exploiting these chemicals by the phamaceutical industry to develop chemotherapeutic agents...

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