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Noun1.Lycium - deciduous and evergreen shrubs often spinyLycium - deciduous and evergreen shrubs often spiny; cosmopolitan in temperate and subtropical regions
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Solanaceae, potato family, Solanaceae - large and economically important family of herbs or shrubs or trees often strongly scented and sometimes narcotic or poisonous; includes the genera Solanum, Atropa, Brugmansia, Capsicum, Datura, Hyoscyamus, Lycopersicon, Nicotiana, Petunia, Physalis, and Solandra
boxthorn, matrimony vine - any of various shrubs or vines of the genus Lycium with showy flowers and bright berries
Christmas berry, Christmasberry, Lycium carolinianum - spiny evergreen shrub of southeastern United States having spreading branches usually blue or mauve flowers and red berries
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Structural characterization of the glycan part of glycoconjugate LbGp2 from Lycium barbarum L.
It can concluded that the high protein, moderate fiber contents and high in vitro digestibility found in Ammophila arenaria, Trigonella maritime and Vicia monantha, Vicia sativa, Ononis vaginalis, Atriplex nummularia and Lycium shawii make them good quality wild forage plant species that can be used in ruminants' nutrition under Egyptian rangelands conditions.
Administration of Lycium barbarum polysaccharide (LBP), a new PI3K/AKT/Nrf2 axis activator, prevented the development not only of oxidative stress but also of insulin resistance, as well as of glucose metabolic abnormalities [20-22].
The house in Lycium Close includes downstairs wc, lounge/diner and kitchen to the ground floor and three bedrooms and bathroom to the first floor.
The existing pipeline infrastructure in PEL 92 is expected to be connected to the recently laid Lycium to Moomba pipeline (Beach 60% and operator) prior the end of 2012.
Research: Goji berry (Lycium barbarum L.) is purported to benefit vision because of its high antioxidant (especially zeaxanthin) content although this effect has not been demonstrated in high-quality human studies.
The dried powdered 50gms of Berberis lycium were soaked in to 250ml in each solvent for 7-10 days.
Wolfberry, goji, or Lycium barbarium did indeed come from China.
cuneifolia, Atriplex lampa, Lycium chilense, and a species-rich herbaceous layer (e.g., Pappophorum caespitosum, Digitaria californica, Setaria leucopila; Roig, 1971).
colchesteri, Lycium chinense, and Uncaria rhynchophylla, exhibited the best activity and selectivity towards MAO-B with [IC.sub.50] values of 0.44, 0.29, 0.40, and 0.03 mg/mi, respectively.