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    • Chemical characterization of the mucilage from fruits of Opuntia ficus indica 

      Matsuhiro, Betty; Lillo, Luis E.; Sáenz Hernández, Carmen Luisa; Urzúa, Carlos C.; Zárate, Oriette (ELSEVIER, 2006-02-03)
      Extraction of peeled fruits of Opuntia ficus indica afforded with 3.8% yield a mucilage, which contained 23.4% of galacturonic acid. Total hydrolysis of a mucilage and gas-liquid chromatographic analysis of the derived ...