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An analytical pre-breeding method for flavonoid screening in grapefruit
(University of the Free State, 2018-01)
The citrus industry forms a major part of the agronomic and economic sectors of South Africa, and supports the livelihood of an estimated 1 million South Africans. The citrus industry has a long history in South Africa ...
Identification and expression analysis of flavonoid biosynthetic genes in the genus Clivia
(University of the Free State, 2010)
English: Anthocyanins belong to a large group of secondary plant metabolites, the flavonoids, and fulfil a range of biological functions that include the cyanic pigmentation they provide to flowers, fruits, vegetables and ...
Development of new "green" methodology for the synthesis of substituted phenylacetic acid derivatives as precursors to isoflavonoids and related compounds
(University of the Free State, 2013-01)
English: Flavonoids and isoflavonoids are known to exhibit many important physiological properties and are especially promising candidates for cancer chemoprevention. Similar to most natural products, studies directed at ...
Synthesis, conformation analysis, and characterization of physiologically important flavonoids and isoflavonoids
(University of the Free State, 2018-03)
This work contains two parts of study: Synthesis of a series of homoisoflavonoid analogues in order to investigate a difference between 6- and 8- homoisoflavanone which isolated from Scilla Natalensis and Part II contains ...