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The toxic principles of Cucumis africanus L. f., Cucumis myriocarpus (Naud). emend., and of a new unnamed Cucumis species



The toxic principles of Cucumis africanus L. f., Cucumis myriocarpus (Naud). emend., and of a new unnamed Cucumis species



S. Afr. J. Sci 30: 505-14



A bitter principle, named " Cucumin ", has been isolated from the mature fruits of the three species of Cucumis examined.

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