বিস্তারিত :Is there any grasspea variety with low ODAP (B-oxalyl diamino propionic acid) content which is responsible for lathyrism disease of human and animal?
Pulses Research Centre has released three grasspea varieties viz. BARIKhesari-1, BARIKhesari-2 and BARIKhesari-3 containing about 0.013, 0.06 and 0.04 m/gm of ODAP, respectively. These three varieties have very low and within the tolerable range (0.04-0.08) % of ODAP.
Pulse Research Centre, BARI, Gazipur.