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2011-12-12 08:00:00

Herbal Papaya has announced the launch of its All Natural Papaya Leaf Extract Liquid Herbal Supplement in 16 Oz. Also known as Paw Paw or Papaya Leaf Juice, the High Potency extract is the only alcohol-free papaya leaf liquid in the market today. Each dosage of 5ml (1 teaspoon) contains 1000mg of Papaya Leaf extract, a highly effective herbal remedy. Made from 100% natural ingredients, with no artificial preservatives added, this new product is available online at herbalpapaya.com. (PRWEB)...

2008-09-01 18:00:00

By Alison Handley "WHAT on earth's that?" It was umpteenth time I'd been asked the same question in just a few minutes. But Birmingham shopper Sonia Hunter (pictured) was braver than most. "I've never seen one of those before," she admitted, picking up the bright pink fruit with its characteristic curly 'scales' and giving it a sniff. "But I'd certainly like to try it. I think I'll have one." Soon, the little fruit with the big personality was nestling inside Sonia's shopping basket...

2008-04-24 09:25:00

Researchers recently published the full DNA sequence of the "SunUp" papaya, discovering genes that cause the tree evolve and also help it smell and taste good.Maqsudul Alam of the University of Hawaii and colleagues wrote the report, which was published in the journal Nature.They said they think they have discovered the genetic cause for the evolution of tree-like plants, and also noted that papayas appear to have extra genes that code for aromas and storing starch, which causes their...

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