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A Red Colouring Matter from the Green Leaves of Spinach Beet

Naturevolume 150page689 (1942) | Download Citation

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THE production of a red colouring matter from an extract of the green leaves of spinach beet, reported by Marsden1, is capable of explanation on the basis of a well-known redoxase-chromogen relationship.

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    Marsden, R. J. B., NATURE, 150, 580 (1942).

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    Jones, W. N., Proc. Roy. Soc., B, 86, 318 (1913).

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  1. 114 Evelyn Crescent, Sunbury-on-Thames, Middlesex

    • H. G. BAKER

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