Reference numberPP/10/42
Previous numbersPP/42/43
TitlePaper, 'The proteids of the seeds of Abrus precatorius (jequirity)' by Sidney [Harris Cox] Martin
DescriptionMartin 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 descriptionInk and coloured pencil on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1887.0067
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1713Martin; Sidney Harris Cox (1860 - 1924)1860 - 1924
NA8017Sharpey-Schafer; Sir; Edward Albert (1850 - 1935)1850 - 1935
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