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sugar from leaves?

Søren Laurentius Nielsen nielsen at virgil.ruc.dk
Thu Nov 1 09:30:06 EST 2001


On 01 Nov 2001 05:52:48 GMT, androdeax at aol.com (Androdeax) wrote:

>i know that there is sugar in all plants. how do you extract the sugar from the
>leaves (or flowwers, roots, ect...) of a plant?
Grind the leaves in a KPi buffer, pH 7.6 (to stabilize the sugars).
See GAF Hendry & JP Grime "Methods in comparative plant ecology",
Chapman & Hall 1993 for further details.


Søren Laurentius Nielsen
Department of Life Sciences and Chemistry
Roskilde University, Denmark
nielsen at virgil.ruc.dk
http://virgil.ruc.dk/~nielsen




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