Search for dissertations about: "gari"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the word gari.

  1. 1. Cassava processing, consumption and dietary cyanide exposure

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Adeyinka Onabolu; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2001]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Cassava; gari; linamarin; cyanohydrin; cyanogens; cyanide.;

    Abstract : Cassava is a major component of the diet of more than half a billion people in the tropics. Cassava is an important crop in the farming system in the tropics because it can be intercropped with many other crops, and yields well in poor soils. READ MORE

  2. 2. Endemic ataxic polyneuropathy in Nigeria

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    Author : O.S.A. Oluwole; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Ataxia; Polyneuropathy; Nutrition; Cassava; Cyanogenic glycosides; Cyanide; Thiocyanate; Tropical;

    Abstract : Ataxic polyneuropathy is a neurological syndrome that was described from an endemic area in south-western Nigeria in the 1950s and 1960s. The major clinical features are sensory polyneuropathy, sensory gait ataxia, optic atrophy, and nerve deafness. READ MORE