Inside a plant's pharma factory

Plants that contain the ingredients for the popular licorice treat employ a complex assembly line of enzymes to produce the glycyrrhizin molecule, a potent sweetener that is also an effective anti-inflammatory and antiviral agent. A newly discovered enzyme brings scientists one step closer to understanding how plants like licorice root manufacture a molecule with potent medicinal properties.

Inside a plant's pharma factory

A newly discovered enzyme brings scientists one step closer to understanding how plants manufacture a molecule with potent medicinal properties.

Fri 30 Mar 12 from Phys.org

Inside a plant’s pharma factory, Fri 30 Mar 12 from R&D Mag

Inside the licorice root's pharma factory

Plants that contain the ingredients for the popular licorice treat employ a complex assembly line of enzymes to produce the glycyrrhizin molecule, a potent sweetener that is also an effective ...

Mon 2 Apr 12 from R&D Mag

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