"Plants, Edible" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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An organism of the vegetable kingdom suitable by nature for use as a food, especially by human beings. Not all parts of any given plant are edible but all parts of edible plants have been known to figure as raw or cooked food: leaves, roots, tubers, stems, seeds, buds, fruits, and flowers. The most commonly edible parts of plants are FRUIT, usually sweet, fleshy, and succulent. Most edible plants are commonly cultivated for their nutritional value and are referred to as VEGETABLES.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Plants, Edible" by people in Profiles.
Elson CE, Peffley DM, Hentosh P, Mo H. Isoprenoid-mediated inhibition of mevalonate synthesis: potential application to cancer. Proc Soc Exp Biol Med. 1999 Sep; 221(4):294-311.
Murphy DW, Castell DO. Chocolate and heartburn: evidence of increased esophageal acid exposure after chocolate ingestion. Am J Gastroenterol. 1988 Jun; 83(6):633-6.
de Mucciarelli SI, Cid JA, de Arellano MA, Fernández S, de Lúquez NG, Chirino MA. [Biological quality of the protein isolated from the leaves of Atriplex numularia]. Arch Latinoam Nutr. 1985 Sep; 35(3):458-65.