|Title||Paper, 'The proteids of the seeds of Abrus precatorius (jequirity)' by Sidney [Harris Cox] Martin|
|Description||Martin writes: 'The proteids of the seeds of Abrus, the Indian liquorice, are important physiologically, because they have been shown (by Warden and Waddell) to be possessed of poisonous properties.'|
Annotations in pencil and ink.
Subject: Botany / Toxicology
Received 21 April 1887. Read 5 May 1887. Communicated by Edward Albert Sharpey-Schafer.
A version of this paper was published in volume 42 of the Proceedings of the Royal Society as 'The proteids of the seeds of Abrus precatorius (jequirity)'.
|Physical description||Ink and coloured pencil on paper|
|Digital images||View item on Science in the Making|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1887.0067|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA1713||Martin; Sidney Harris Cox (1860 - 1924)||1860 - 1924|
|NA8017||Sharpey-Schafer; Sir; Edward Albert (1850 - 1935)||1850 - 1935|