azuki bean

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a·zu·ki bean

Variant of adzuki bean.
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Sato, "Polyphenol-containing azuki bean (Vigna angularis) extract attenuates blood pressure elevation and modulates nitric oxide synthase and caveolin-1 expressions in rats with hypertension," Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases, vol.
(Coleoptera: Bruchidae) on azuki bean and the effects of neem and sesame oils at different stages of their development.
Genetic variation and geographical distribution of Azuki bean (Vigna angularis) landraces based on the electrophoregram of seed storage proteins.
3 To serve, place the dumplings on top of a scoop of vanilla ice cream, and top with the sweet azuki bean paste.
Azuki bean juice lowers serum triglyceride concentrations in healthy young women.
For dessert, passengers can enjoy dorayaki, traditional fish-shaped Japanese pancakes filled with sweet azuki bean paste.
In the first of five volumes, scientists from Australia, North America, Asia, and Africa explain the genetic resources of grain legumes and how they are being used to improve yields, reduce disease, resist pests, and alter other agronomic traits of the mostly widely grown and consumed legumes: the common bean, pea, pigeonpea, cowpea, faba bean, chickpea, lentil, lupin, mung bean, and azuki bean. An introductory chapter surveys the field in general.
nipponensis (Ohwi) Ohwi & Ohashi, which is the presumed wild type of azuki bean (Marechal et al., 1978).
Genetic correlations among life history characters of adult females in the azuki bean weevil, Callosobruchus chinensis (L.) (Coleoptera: Bruchidae).
Application of random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) analysis for azuki bean and its related genera.
We finished the evening off with Dorayaki Ice Cream, scoops of vanilla and azuki bean ice cream placed in a pair of pancakes that have been warmed over the grill.