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.dkhttp://virgil.ruc.dk/~nielsen