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Uses and Compounds

Item Species: Monostroma nitidum Wittrock

Use

Type of use

Detail

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Direct use as food - additive, ground whole tissue

current 

Notes

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Contains: triterpenes.

Direct use as food - food, consumed whole

traditional 

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Provide biological, medical and pharmacological activity - cholesterol, lowering of

potential 

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Contains: sterols.

 

 

 

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