Mutagenic flavonol pigment found in many plants. Inhibits F-type ATPases.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • quercetin — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary, from Latin quercetum oak forest, from quercus oak more at fir Date: 1857 a yellow crystalline pigment C15H10O7 occurring usually in the form of glycosides in various plants …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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