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  1. Pinitol

    Pinitol is a cyclitol, a cyclic polyol. It is a known anti-diabetic agent isolated from Sutherlandia frutescens leaves. Gall plant tannins can be differentiated by their content of pinitol. It was first identified in the sugar pine (Pinus lambertiana). It is also found in other plants, such as in the pods of the carob tree.Certain variants of the bacteria Pseudomonas putida have been used in organic synthesis, the first example being the oxidation of benzene, employed by Steven Ley in the synthesis of (+/-)pinitol.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pinitol in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pinitol in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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