Eriobotrya


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Eriobotrya

 

a genus of trees of the family Rosaceae, comprising approximately 25 species distributed from the Himalayas east to Japan. One species—the loquat (E. japonica)—is cultivated in the USSR (seeLOQUAT).

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Antitumor activity of compounds isolated from leaves of Eriobotrya japonica.
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2009, Chemical constituents from the leaves of Eriobotrya japonica.
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