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A Phytochemical and Ethnopharmacological Review of the Genus Erythrina

By João X. de Araújo-Júnior, Mariana S.G. de Oliveira, Pedro G.V. Aquino, Magna S. Alexandre-Moreira and Antônio E.G. Sant'Ana

Submitted: February 14th 2011Reviewed: August 30th 2011Published: March 21st 2012

DOI: 10.5772/26997

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João X. de Araújo-Júnior, Mariana S.G. de Oliveira, Pedro G.V. Aquino, Magna S. Alexandre-Moreira and Antônio E.G. Sant'Ana (March 21st 2012). A Phytochemical and Ethnopharmacological Review of the Genus Erythrina, Phytochemicals - A Global Perspective of Their Role in Nutrition and Health, Venketeshwer Rao, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/26997. Available from:

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