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expand all sections collapse all sections  plant_trait_ontology Term "ferulic acid content" (TO:0000675)
Term Name ferulic acid content
Term Accession TO:0000675
Aspect plant_trait_ontology
Synonyms (2) 4-hydroxy-3-methoxycinnamic acid, FERULICACIDCN
Definition Amount of ferulic acid content determined in a given plant part. Ferulic acid is an antioxidant which neutralizes free radicals (superoxide, nitric oxide and hydroxyl radical) which could cause oxidative damage of cell membranes and DNA. Ferulic acid helps to prevent damage to the cells caused by ultraviolet light.
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