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A grapefruit a day keeps the doctor away - Fox News

A grapefruit a day keeps the doctor away - Fox News | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
A grapefruit a day keeps the doctor awayFox NewsGrapefruits are a great fall and winter fruit with their bright, vibrant color and their sweet tart flavor.
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Virus-Based RNAi Used to Control Huanglongbing- Crop Biotech Update ( 4/10/2014 ) | ISAAA.org/KC

Virus-Based RNAi Used to Control Huanglongbing- Crop Biotech Update ( 4/10/2014 ) | ISAAA.org/KC | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
Virus-Based RNAi Used to Control Huanglongbing: Virus-based vectors have been used as laboratory tools for short term experiments on herbaceous plants. They are stable enough to be used for introduc...
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A Race to Save the Orange by Altering Its DNA

A Race to Save the Orange by Altering Its DNA | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
Growers turned to genetics in hopes of building a tougher orange tree. But would the public accept genetically modified food?
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Health Blog | Oranges are a good source of potassium, a mineral...

Health Blog | Oranges are a good source of potassium, a mineral... | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
Oranges are a good source of potassium, a mineral that’s essential for heart health (Oranges are a good source of potassium, a mineral that’s...
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Is the Lime an Endangered Species? - NYTimes.com

Is the Lime an Endangered Species? - NYTimes.com | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
Resource scarcity, species extinction, Mexican drug cartels—this one abounds with weak signals: The End of Limes. http://t.co/cIC4AwXZKH
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16 Health Benefits of Lemons

16 Health Benefits of Lemons | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
Lemons are acidic to the taste, but are alkaline forming in the body. Find out what makes them so healthy and so enjoyed. (RT @bamco_lu: Did you know lemon trees can produce between 500-600 pounds of lemons per year?
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Praise for efforts to keep citrus disease away

Praise for efforts to keep citrus disease away | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
Australia remains free of the world's worst citrus disease, and researchers are in Asia to help control it there.
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Citrus tristeza virus-based RNAi in citrus plants induces gene silencing in Diaphorina citri, a phloem-sap sucking insect vector of citrus greening disease (Huanglongbing)

Citrus tristeza virus-based RNAi in citrus plants induces gene silencing in Diaphorina citri, a phloem-sap sucking insect vector of citrus greening disease (Huanglongbing) | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
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Plant pathologist to head USDA's unified multi-agency HLB group

Plant pathologist to head USDA's unified multi-agency HLB group | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
Mary Palm, a U.S. Department of Agriculture plant pathologist based in Riverdale, Md., has been chosen to lead the agency's Huanglongbing Multi-Agency Coordination Group.
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PLOS ONE: The Destructive Citrus Pathogen, ‘Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus’ Encodes a Functional Flagellin Characteristic of a Pathogen-Associated Molecular Pattern

PLOS ONE: The Destructive Citrus Pathogen, ‘Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus’ Encodes a Functional Flagellin Characteristic of a Pathogen-Associated Molecular Pattern | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
PLOS ONE: an inclusive, peer-reviewed, open-access resource from the PUBLIC LIBRARY OF SCIENCE. Reports of well-performed scientific studies from all disciplines freely available to the whole world.
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Navel oranges, other fruit coming on strong in California | capitalpress.com

Navel oranges, other fruit coming on strong in California | capitalpress.com | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
Capital Press Agriculture Newspaper is the most comprehensive online source of daily, farm and ranch news and classified ads for California, Idaho Oregon and Washington.
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Researchers Use Grapefruits to Fight Cancer

Researchers Use Grapefruits to Fight Cancer | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
Researchers have now found a way to use lipids from grapefruits to deliver drugs that fight cancer.
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Grapefruit not only food that can affect medication

Grapefruit not only food that can affect medication | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
From milk and cookies to chocolate and peanut butter, some foods make a tasty combination. But attention to medical labels, and not your taste buds, is needed when combining certain foods with medications.
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Researchers prepare to release UF914, a new grapefruit that may not cause ... - ABC Action News

Researchers prepare to release UF914, a new grapefruit that may not cause ... - ABC Action News | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
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How to HACK Your Booze

How to HACK Your Booze | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
Hacking's not cheating if it's done the right way. The right way is the way that gets you drunk. (How to get drunk off of gummy bears and oranges. So cool!
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Shortage Of Mexican Limes Makes Us Weep Into Our Margaritas

Shortage Of Mexican Limes Makes Us Weep Into Our Margaritas | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
If you’ve noticed margarita prices go up, it may be because there’s a shortage of Mexican limes that is driving the price of the fruit toward el cielo.
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Mexico's 'green gold': Growers guard limes as prices rise

Mexico's 'green gold': Growers guard limes as prices rise | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
Limes have always been a coveted crop in Mexico, but a combination of poor winter weather, plagues and threats from organized crime have caused production to plunge and prices to rise.
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Officials: Citrus plant disease — already in Hidalgo County and Harlingen ... - Monitor

Officials: Citrus plant disease — already in Hidalgo County and Harlingen ... - Monitor | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
Officials: Citrus plant disease — already in Hidalgo County and Harlingen ...
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... tested can call the TexaSweet Office at (956) 580-1917 for more information.
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Comparing apples with oranges

Comparing apples with oranges | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
A fruity look at unrelated variablesNOTHING rankles data mavens more than analysing two things that ought not be compared. Cricket and baseball. Basho and Proust....
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'Backpackers' targeting Queensland's fruit fly - Agriculture - Horticulture - General News - The Land

'Backpackers' targeting Queensland's fruit fly - Agriculture - Horticulture - General News - The Land | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
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Citrus Sculpture Festival Inspired by 20,000 Leagues under the Sea

Citrus Sculpture Festival Inspired by 20,000 Leagues under the Sea | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
Imagine how wonderful it must smell! Menton, France's annual Lemon Festival (or Fete du Citron) is now underway where giant sculptures are created with thousa…
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Can Genetically Modifying an Orange With a Spinach Gene Save Florida’s Crop?

Can Genetically Modifying an Orange With a Spinach Gene Save Florida’s Crop? | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
As disease continues to devastate Florida’s groves, field trials of a genetically modified orange tree are “showing promise”
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PLOS ONE: Silencing Abnormal Wing Disc Gene of the Asian Citrus Psyllid, Diaphorina citri Disrupts Adult Wing Development and Increases Nymph Mortality

PLOS ONE: Silencing Abnormal Wing Disc Gene of the Asian Citrus Psyllid, Diaphorina citri Disrupts Adult Wing Development and Increases Nymph Mortality | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
PLOS ONE: an inclusive, peer-reviewed, open-access resource from the PUBLIC LIBRARY OF SCIENCE. Reports of well-performed scientific studies from all disciplines freely available to the whole world.
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The world’s leading producer of orange juice is getting squeezed

The world’s leading producer of orange juice is getting squeezed | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
If Brazil is going to maintain its grasp on the global orange juice market, it's going to have to shake things up a bit.
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Scientists uncover how grapefruits provide a secret weapon in medical drug delivery

Scientists uncover how grapefruits provide a secret weapon in medical drug delivery | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
Researchers have uncovered how to create nanoparticles using natural lipids derived from grapefruit, and have discovered how to use them as drug delivery vehicles.
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Health Benefits of Lime | Fruit | Health Benefits

Health Benefits of Lime | Fruit | Health Benefits | Citrus Science | Scoop.it
The health benefits of lime include weight loss, skin care, good digestion, relief from constipation (I eat limes.

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