Agri history

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Divekar, G., Bhosale, B., Bhosale, B., Bhosale, B., Bhosale, B., Bhosale, B., & Kulkarni, P. (2020). History of paclitaxel and oral paclitaxel-Clinical data and future. Indian Journal of Medical and Paediatric Oncology, 41(2), 260–263.

Renneberg, R. (2007). Biotech History: Yew trees, paclitaxel synthesis and fungi. Biotechnology Journal, 2(10), 1207–1209.

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Weeden, N. F. (2018). Domestication of pea (Pisum sativum L.): The case of the Abyssinian pea. Front

Ramoutsaki, I. A., Askitopoulou, H., & Konsolaki, E. (2002). Pain relief and sedation in Roman Byzantine texts: Mandragoras officinarum, Hyoscyamos niger and Atropa belladonna. International Congress Series, 1242(C), 43–50.


I was supposed to do the Datura video this week but sent the antimalarial herb video instead. So you get a bonus video this time.


Bania, T. C., Chu, J., Bailes, D., & Neill, M. O. (2004). Jimson Weed Extract as a Protective Agent in Severe Organophosphate Toxicity, 11(4), 2–5.
Benítez, G., March-salas, M., Villa-kamel, A., & Cháves-jiménez, U. (2018). The genus Datura L . ( Solanaceae ) in Mexico and Spain – Ethnobotanical perspective at the interface of medical and illicit uses. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 219(December 2017), 133–151.,boot%20sole,%20it%20was%20also%20an%20invited%20species.
Lis, B., & Olas, B. (2019). Pro-health activity of dandelion (Taraxacum officinale L.) and its food products – history and present. Journal of Functional Foods, 59(May), 40–48.
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Achan, J., Talisuna, A. O., Erhart, A., Yeka, A., Tibenderana, J. K., Baliraine, F. N., … D’Alessandro, U. (2011). Quinine, an old anti-malarial drug in a modern world: Role in the treatment of malaria. Malaria Journal, 10(1), 144.
Faurant, C. (2011). From bark to weed: The history of artemisinin. Parasite, 18(3), 215–218.
Gómez Castellanos, J. R., Prieto, J. M., & Heinrich, M. (2009). Red Lapacho (Tabebuia impetiginosa)-A global ethnopharmacological commodity? Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 121(1), 1–13.

Same sources as before

Kumar, N., & Singh, A. K. (2014). Plant profile, phytochemistry and pharmacology of Avartani (Helicteres isora Linn.): A review. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine, 4(Suppl 1), S22–S26.

Meyer, R. S., Karol, K. G., Little, D. P., Nee, M. H., & Litt, A. (2012). Phylogeographic relationships among Asian eggplants and new perspectives on eggplant domestication. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 63(3), 685–701.
Wang, J. X., Gao, T. G., & Knapp, S. (2008). Ancient Chinese literature reveals pathways of eggplant domestication. Annals of Botany, 102(6), 891–897.

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Levis, C. (2018). Domestication of Amazonian Forests.

So many reflections that my mirror is jealous.

Achigan-Dako, E. G., Tchokponhoué, D. A., N’Danikou, S., Gebauer, J., & Vodouhè, R. S. (2015). Current knowledge and breeding perspectives for the miracle plant Synsepalum dulcificum (Schum. et Thonn.) Daniell. Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution, 62(3), 465–476.

Faust, M., Timon, B., Surányi, D., Nyujtó, F., & Gradziel, T. M. (2011). Origin and Dissemination of Prunus Crops: Peach, Cherry, Apricot, Plum and Almond. Horticultural reviews . Volume 17 (Vol. 11). Retrieved from

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