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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Borojoa patinoi?
If you know websites containing any information about Borojoa patinoi please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Borojoa patinoi and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Borojoa patinoi.


Borojoa patinoi basic info
Scientific Name: Borojoa patinoi Cuatrec..
Family: Rubiaceae.
Genus: Borojoa.
Description: Alibertia patinoi, (common name: borojó) is a small, dioecious tropical rainforest tree. It is one of the few of the Rubiaceae family that has edible fruit. It grows in the northwest area of Colombia in the Chocó Department and in the Esmeraldas Province of Ecuador, in areas of high humidity and temperature. - for more info about Borojoa patinoi See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Borojoa patinoi
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link


Borojoa patinoi in other websites
Borojoa patinoi common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Borojoa patinoi - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Borojoa patinoi - See link.


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