Brassica oleracea


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Related to Brassica oleracea: Brassica oleracea acephala, wild cabbage
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Noun1.Brassica oleracea - any of various cultivars of the genus Brassica oleracea grown for their edible leaves or flowersBrassica oleracea - any of various cultivars of the genus Brassica oleracea grown for their edible leaves or flowers
cabbage, chou - any of various types of cabbage
crucifer, cruciferous plant - any of various plants of the family Cruciferae
Brassica, genus Brassica - mustards: cabbages; cauliflowers; turnips; etc.
Brassica oleracea capitata, head cabbage, head cabbage plant - any of various cultivated cabbage plants having a short thick stalk and large compact head of edible usually green leaves
2.Brassica oleracea - wild original of cultivated cabbagesBrassica oleracea - wild original of cultivated cabbages; common in western coastal Europe
crucifer, cruciferous plant - any of various plants of the family Cruciferae
Brassica, genus Brassica - mustards: cabbages; cauliflowers; turnips; etc.
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At doses of 50, 100, 200 and 400 mg per kg body weight, administration of extract of Brassica oleracea leaves led to reductions in blood glucose levels in glucose-loaded mice by, respectively, 22.
In this study, we evaluated the antiproliferative activity of juice obtained from leaves of several varieties of Brassica oleracea on both estrogen receptor (ER)-positive (ER+; MCF-7 and BT474) and ER-negative (ER-;MDA-MB-231 and BT20) human breast cancer cell lines.
The volatile constituents produced by steam distillation after hydrolysis catalysed by endogenous enzymes of Brassica oleracea amounted to 0.
Following on from that, a new US salon hair care brand called LIQWD contains broccoli seed oil (INCI: Brassica oleracea italica) in its LiQWDITY Intensive Hair Repair product.
I want to save seed from brassica rapa (Chinese cabbage) and brassica oleracea (Brussels sprouts, cabbage, collards, kale) and brassica sativus (radish).
University of California (Oakland, CA) has patented provided are nucleic acid sequences from Brassica oleracea plants that encode enzymes involved in the synthesis of a glucosinolate molecule, including BoGSL-ALK, and BoGSL-ELONG, and methods of their use.
Kohlrabi is a subspecies of Brassica oleracea, a protean species that includes cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli, brussels sprouts and collard greens.
The true cabbages, cauliflowers and other edible Brassica oleracea have, over the years been sub-divided into distinct groups.
The cabbage we eat today is an indigenous vegetable, a descendant of Brassica oleracea, native to the western Mediterranean, and still found growing wild in about 20 sites in England and Wales, one of these the Great Orme, Llandudno.
The purpose of this research is to determine if tomato, coffee bean, marigold, and pecan leaf extracts will inhibit the growth of Brassica oleracea italica (Broccoli) and Lactuca sativa (Lettuce).