Euphorbia milii

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Noun1.Euphorbia milii - somewhat climbing bushy spurge of Madagascar having long woody spiny stems with few leaves and flowers with scarlet bracts
Euphorbia, genus Euphorbia - type genus of the Euphorbiaceae: very large genus of diverse plants all having milky juice
spurge - any of numerous plants of the genus Euphorbia; usually having milky often poisonous juice
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These include crown-of-thorns (Euphorbia milii) (des Moulins) [Euphorbiaceae]), flowering buckwheat (Fagopyrum esculentum (Moench) [Polygonaceae]), and alyssum (Lobularia maritima ([L.] Desvaux) [Brassicaceae]).
Euphorbia milii, commonly known as a spurge, was originally found growing in Madagascar.
This suggests that the axial C4 hydroxyl position is a critical binding region, as is the case with EML (Euphorbia milii lectin) (Irazoqui et al.
Among them is the Al-Saber Al-Socatri tree, Mur tree, Boswellia Carteri tree, Euphorbia Milii and Jaraz tree.
Our results are in good agreement with earlier observations of antigenic property of cysteine protease named Procerain of Calotropis procera latex [28], Milin, a protease of Euphorbia milii latex [29], Cryptolepain of Cryptolepis buchanani latex [30], Indicain, latex protease of Morus indica [31], and a novel cysteine protease named Procerain B of Calotropis procera latex [32].