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Old 26-08-2014, 11:16 PM   #873
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The Solanaceae, or nightshades, are an economically important family of flowering plants. The family ranges from annual and perennial herbs to vines, lianas, epiphytes, shrubs, and trees, and includes a number of important agricultural crops, medicinal plants, spices, weeds, and ornamentals..The Solanaceae consists of about 98 genera and some 2,700 species, with a great diversity of habitats, morphology and ecology..The Solanaceae include a number of commonly collected or cultivated species. The most economically important genus of the family is Solanum, which contains the potato (S. tuberosum, in fact, another common name of the family is the "potato family"), the tomato (S. lycopersicum), and the eggplant or aubergine (S. melongena). Another important genus, Capsicum, produces both chili peppers and bell peppers..Alkaloids are nitrogenous organic substances produced by plants as a secondary metabolite and which have an intense physiological action on animals even at low doses. Solanaceae are known for having a diverse range of alkaloids..To humans, these alkaloids can be desirable, toxic, or both..



Jaborosa Juss.. (1789), genus that includes 23 species from South America,all native to South America, where they are distributed from Peru to Patagonia. Most occur in the Andes.. Most can be found in Argentina and ten are endemic to the country...Many of the species belonging to this family, among them tobacco and the tomato, are model organisms that are used for research into fundamental biological questions.. One of the aspects of the solanaceas’ genomics is an international project that is trying to understand how the same collection of genes and proteins can give rise to a group of organisms that are so morphologically and ecologically different. The first objective of this project was to sequence the genome of the tomato. In order to achieve this each of the 12 chromosomes of the tomato’s haploid genome was assigned to different sequencing centres in different countries. So chromosomes 1 and 10 were sequenced in the United States, 3 and 11 in China, 2 in Korea, 4 in Britain, 5 in India, 7 in France, 8 in Japan, 9 in Spain and 12 in Italy. The sequencing of the mitochondrial genome was carried out in Argentina and the chloroplast
genome Was sequenced in the European Union...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nightshade
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