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  • n. A flavan-3,4-diols; any of a group of colourless chemical compounds related to anthocyanidins and anthocyanins.


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leuco- +‎ anthocyanidin


  • Tanaka, Y.; Yamazaki, M.; Saito, K.: Reaction mechanism from leucoanthocyanidin to anthocyanidin 3-glucoside, a key reaction for color - ing in anthocyanin biosynthesis.

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  • (caffeoyl-CoA O-methyltransferase, peroxidase and laccase) pathway genes were induced in the endocarp layer over a 10 day time period, while two lignin genes (p-coumarate 3-hydroxylase and cinnamoyl CoA reductase) were co-regulated with flavonoid pathway genes (chalcone synthase, dihydroflavanol 4-reductase, leucoanthocyanidin dioxygen-ase and flavanone-3-hydrosylase) which were mesocarp and exocarp specific.

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