Example sentences for: pigments

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  • In plants, enzymes of this family catalyze the formation of the plant hormone ethylene by oxidative desaturation of 1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate, and catalyze the hydroxylation and desaturation steps in the synthesis of other plant hormones, pigments and metabolites such as gibberellins, anthocyanidins and flavones [ 1, 6, 7].

  • It was once used to grind paint from pigments, and was put here in 1737 as a distance marker.

  • The purple bacterial photosynthetic reaction center consists of three primary subunits, of which PRC-L and PRC-M primarily bind the pigments involved in photochemistry, whereas PRC-H appears to be a key regulator of electron transfer between the quinones in photosynthetic reaction centers [ 16].

  • Xiphidium caeruleum leaves were rubbed on the feet and knees of children in Trinidad and Tobago that were learning to walk [ 52 ] . Walkfast or corrimiento (Spanish correr: to run) is used to help hunting dogs in Trinidad run fast and "brighten them up" [ 3 ] . In Panama and Columbia Xiphidium caeruleum ground stem infusion or decoction is drunk as an antiemetic and the leaf infusion is used externally for skin disorders [ 107 129 ] . Xiphidione and other 9-phenylphenalenone pigments are found in Xiphidium caeruleum [ 107 129 ] .

  • Some dyes and pigments were made from plants and earth, whereas others were probably imported from Mexico.

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