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- Goyer, Aymeric; Navarre, Duroy A.
- Journal of the science of food and agriculture 2009 v.89 no.4 pp. 579
- Solanum tuberosum; potatoes; tubers; plant development; folic acid; chemical concentration; chemical constituents of plants; cultivars; metabolism; genes; gene expression; transcription (genetics); messenger RNA; vitamin content
- ... BACKGROUND: Folate deficiency is a global nutritional problem and is problematic even in the developed world. Several studies have shown that, because of their high consumption, potatoes are an important source of dietary folate. New or baby potatoes constitute a valuable niche market that has been expanding in recent years. In this study, folate concentrations were measured throughout tuber devel ...