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Diosgenin, a Steroid Saponin Constituent of Yams and Fenugreek: Emerging Evidence for Applications in Medicine

By Jayadev Raju and Chinthalapally V. Rao

Submitted: February 10th 2011Reviewed: August 2nd 2011Published: January 18th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/26700

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Jayadev Raju and Chinthalapally V. Rao (January 18th 2012). Diosgenin, a Steroid Saponin Constituent of Yams and Fenugreek: Emerging Evidence for Applications in Medicine, Bioactive Compounds in Phytomedicine Iraj Rasooli, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/26700. Available from:

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