glycoalkaloids

A group of modified alkaloids, including solanine and tomatine, having a range of toxic effects in humans and other species. They are of particular significance in food plants from the Solanaceae.

Glossary of Biotechnology for Food and Agriculture . 2015.

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  • Solanaceae — Nightshade redirects here. For other uses, see Nightshade (disambiguation). Solanaceae A flowering Brugmansia suaveolens from the US Botanic Garden Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

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