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LECSTER is the largest, open-access searchable database of lectin characterizations, clinical correlates and citations on the Internet.

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Sphenostylis stenocarpa : African yam bean

Molecular structure of
African yam bean:

Sphenostylis stenocarpa

Lecster ID:607 Edit Entry
Source Organism:African yam bean
Species:Sphenostylis stenocarpa
Common Nomenclature:
Index Nomenclature:LECp.Sph.Ste.xx.Xxxx
Characterization Notes:Inhibition of development of C. maculatus was observed when larvae were fed on artificial cowpea seeds containing 0.2%, 2.0% and 5.0% (wt/wt) of dietary lectin. See: Phytochemistry 2000 Mar;53(6):667-74
Biological Activity:
Source Tissue:Seed
References:Lect. Biol. Biochem. Clin. Biochem. 1983 (3) 639

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