Passiflora coccinea

Family Passifloraceae
Scientific name Passiflora coccinea Aublet
Synonyms Passiflora coccinea Aublet var. minor Masters; Passiflora coccinea Aublet var. velutina (de Candolle) Masters; Passiflora fulgens Wallis ex Morren; Passiflora toxicaria Barbosa Rodrigues; Passiflora velutina de Candolle; Tacsonia pubescens de Candolle
Common name (English common name) scarlet passionflower, passionflower, red granadilla
(Japanese common name) benibana tokei-sou [scaret clock flower weed]
Distribution French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela, Brazil
Reference Passiflora coccinea Aubl.
Passiflora coccinea Aubl.
Cosmetic composition for the treatment of the hair and skin comprising a powder of flowers or flower tops and a cohesion agent (US Patent 4880621/1989)
Expression of wild type and mutant glutamine synthetase in foreign hosts (US Patent 5098838/1992)
Identification of methionine Nα-acetyltransferase (US Patent 5223421/1993)
Isolation of strains of Saccharomyces cerevisiae having altered α-acetyltransferase activity (US Patent 5210024/1993)
Appetite suppressant composition and method relating thereto (US Patent 5273754/1993)
Genetic engineering of novel plant phenotypes (US Patent 5231020/1993)
Process and apparatus for the genetic transformation of cells (US Patent 5976880/1999)
Signal sequences for vacuolar sorting (US Patent 6054637/2000)
GA4 DNA, protein and methods of use (US Patent 6013472/2000)
Plant peptide transport gene (US Patent 6080542/2000)
Moistened cosmetic eye treatment fads (US Patent 6159487/2000)
Modified ADP-glucose pyrophosphorylase for improvement and optimization of plant phenotypes (US Patent 6483011/2002)
Foliar fertilizer and method for using the same (US Patent 6475258/2002)
Medicinal plant dry extracts (US Patent 6472439/2002)
Genetic and epigenetic manipulation of ABC transporters and ectophosphatases for the conference of hormone and herbicide resistance (US Patent 6448472/2002)
Anti-proliferative preparations (US Patent 6342254/2002)
Endoglucanases (US Patent 6387690/2002)
Toilet training article containing an astringent agent (US Patent 6657100/2003)
Pharmaceutical preparations of bioactive substances extracted from natural sources (US Patent 6746695/2004)
Sugarcane UBI9 gene promoter and methods of use thereof (US Patent 6706948/2004)
Modified starch metabolism enzymes and encoding genes for improvement and optimization of plant phenotypes (US Patent 6703240/2004)
Nod2 nucleic acids and proteins (US Patent 6835815/2004)
Acyl coenzyme A thioesterases (US Patent 6878861/2005)
Diagnosis and treatment system for reward deficiency syndrome (RDS) and related behaviors (US Patent 6955873/2005)
Gabapentin analogues for sleep disorders (US Patent 7141606/2006)
Plant acyl-CoA synthetases (US Patent 7105722/2006)
Cassava vein mosaic virus promoter nucleic acid sequences and expression vectors (US Patent 7053205/2006)
Nucleic acid compositions conferring disease resistance (US Patent 7309815/2007)

March 2007
at Higashiyama Botanical Garden
March 2007
at Higashiyama Botanical Garden
March 2007
at Higashiyama Botanical Garden