"Castor Bean" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Common name for Ricinus communis, a species in the family EUPHORBIACEAE. It is the source of CASTOR OIL.
- Castor Bean
- Bean, Castor
- Beans, Castor
- Castor Beans
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Castor Bean" by people in Profiles.
Characterization of Ricinus communis phloem profilin, RcPRO1. Plant Mol Biol. 2000 Mar; 42(5):719-30.