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Picrorhiza kurroa is an endangered plant species of medicinal importance mostly found in Himalayan region. It contains monoterpenoids picroside I and II, which are modulated by temperature. The transcriptome information of this species is limited with the availability of few hundreds of expressed sequence tags (ESTs) in the public databases.
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Sharma, T., Sharma, N.K., Kumar, P. et al. The first draft genome of Picrorhiza kurrooa, an endangered medicinal herb from Himalayas. Sci Rep 11, 14944 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-021-93495-z
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