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gorse:

see furzefurze,
any plant of the genus Ulex of the family Leguminosae (pulse family), low, densely branched shrubs with spiny leaves (when present) and fragrant yellow blossoms. U.
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gorse

any evergreen shrub of the leguminous genus Ulex, esp the European species U. europeaus, which has yellow flowers and thick green spines instead of leaves
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Ulex boivini represented the largest share in the food spectrum in autumn and spring, but came in second place after the laburnum Cytisus triflorus in winter.
Here, the lung endothelial cells were characterized using selective markers for these cells, namely, ULEX, which binds specifically to endothelial cell-specific glycoproteins and glycolipids [39], and the von Willebrand factor, which is a glycoprotein produced exclusively by endothelial cells and platelets [40].
Given the indicator species of this cluster IV (Figure 3), we can deduce that its appearance is determined by Cistus monspeliensis (I = 0.70), accompanied by certain other species, each of which is individually infrequent, such as Retama sphaerocarpa, Asparagus aphyllus, Ulex argenteus subsp.
Chen, "Application of Ulex europaeus agglutinin I-modified liposomes for oral vaccine: Ex vivo bioadhesion and in Vivo immunity," Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin, vol.
Bamberger et al., "Ulex europeus agglutinin-I binding as a potential prognostic marker in ovarian cancer," Anticancer Research, vol.
Girre, "Search for 'in vitro' antiviral activity of a new isoflavonec glycoside from ulex europaeus," Planta Medica, vol.
Wheat germ agglutinin, Ricinus communis agglutinin and Ulex europaeus agglutinin-based NPs allowed detection of CA125 from all 3 different origins, albeit with variable efficiencies.
Ulex europaeus (Fabaceae) y Solanum laxum (Solanaceae) fueron las plantas con mayor aporte total al recurso polinico (Tukey, df= 25; F= 52.51; P<0.01) (Cuadro 1).
Well known endothelial antigens are F- VIII-RA, CD31, CD34, and Ulex lectin.4
However, most of the study area consists of Mediterranean scrubland, largely composed of rock rose (Cistus sp.), European dwarf palm (Chamaerops humilis), Labiatae, and gorse (Ulex sp.), with some heather (Erica sp.) and strawberry trees (Arbutus unedo).
Otro taxon identificado a nivel de familia en las angiospermas son las leguminosas--Leguminosae-- o fabaceas--Fabaceae--que comprenden generos como Ulex, Genista, Cytisus o Spartium.