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Room temperature ionic liquids (ILs) are well established stationary phases (SPs) for gas chromatography (GC) in several fields of applications because of their unique and tunable selectivity, low vapor pressure and volatility, high thermal stability (over 300°C), and good chromatographic...

Author(s)
Cagliero, C.; Mazzucotelli, M.; Rubiolo, P.; Marengo, A.; Galli, S.; Anderson, J. L.; Sgorbini, B.; Bicchi, C.
Publisher
Elsevier Science Publishers B.V. Physical Sciences and Engineering Division, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Journal of Chromatography, A, 2020, 1619,
Abstract

Frankincense, an oleoresin produced by Boswellia species, has historical medicinal and religious significance, and is today used extensively for its essential oil. Boswellia dalzielii, a species found in West Africa, is one of the few frankincense species for which there is no information on the...

Author(s)
DeCarlo, A.; Johnson, S.; Okeke-Agulu, K. I.; Dosoky, N. S.; Wax, S. J.; Owolabi, M. S.; Setzer, W. N.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Phytochemistry, 2019, 164, pp 24-32
Abstract

Incensole and its acetate have shown anti-inflammatory and anti-depression activities due to their ability to activate ion channels in the brain to alleviate anxiety or depression. The natural occurrence of these two structurally and medicinally fascinating 14-membered diterpenoids was reported...

Author(s)
Al-Harrasi, A.; Csuk, R.; Khan, A.; Hussain, J.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Phytochemistry, 2019, 161, pp 28-40
Abstract

Frankincense, the oleo-gum-resin of Boswellia trees, has been an important religious and medicinal element for thousands of years, and today is used extensively for essential oils. One of the most popular frankincense species is Boswellia sacra Flueck. (syn. Boswellia carteri Birdw.) from Somalia...

Author(s)
Johnson, S.; DeCarlo, A.; Prabodh Satyal; Dosoky, N. S.; Sorensen, A.; Setzer, W. N.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Plants, 2019, 8, 4, pp 88
Abstract

Extensive research during last 2 decades has revealed that most drugs discovered today, although costs billions of dollars for discovery, and yet they are highly ineffective in their clinical response. For instance, the European Medicines Agency has approved 68 anti-cancer drugs, and out of which...

Author(s)
Kunnumakkara, A. B.; Kishore Banik; Devivasha Bordoloi; Choudhary Harsha; Sailo, B. L.; Ganesan Padmavathi; Roy, N. K.; Gupta, S. C.; Aggarwal, B. B.
Publisher
Frontiers Media S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland
Citation
Frontiers in Pharmacology, 2018, 9, August, pp 686
Abstract

Plants produce a wide variety of phyto chemical constituents, which are secondary metabolites and are used either directly or indirectly in pharmaceutical industry. Medicinal plants play an important role in health care. There are number of plants used for treating diseases which are not...

Author(s)
Gunasekhar, T.; Mahalakshmi, S.; Siddaiah, M.
Publisher
Journal of Global Trends in Pharmaceutical Sciences, India
Citation
Journal of Global Trends in Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2017, 8, 1, pp 3644-3648
Abstract

The resinous metabolites commonly known as frankincense or olibanum are produced by trees of the genus Boswellia and have attracted increasing popularity in Western countries in the last decade for their various pharmacological activities. This review described the pharmacological specific details...

Author(s)
Zhang YuXin; Ning ZhangChi; Lu Cheng; Zhao SiYu; Wang JianFen; Liu BaoQin; Xu XueGong; Liu YuanYan
Publisher
Chemistry Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Chemistry Central Journal, 2013, 7, 153, pp (12 September 2013)
Abstract

Twenty plant species belonging to 15 families were selected in this study on the bases of their uses in Hausa and Kanuri folk medicine to cure malaria and cancer diseases. Extracts prepared form the plants were solvent partitioned and screened for activity in the brine shrimp (Artemia salina Leach) ...

Author(s)
Adoum, O. A.
Publisher
Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
Citation
Bayero Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, 2009, 2, 1, pp 135-138
Abstract

The Jerusalem Balsam, a remedy based on an ethanolic extract of a herbal mixture, was formulated in 1719 in the pharmacy of the Saint Savior monastery in the old city of Jerusalem. Having gained fame, the Jerusalem Balsam was replicated and prepared in Europe. One can still find variations of the...

Author(s)
Moussaieff, A.; Fride, E.; Amar, Z.; Lev, E.; Steinberg, D.; Gallily, R.; Mechoulam, R.
Publisher
Elsevier, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Ethnopharmacology, 2005, 101, 1/3, pp 16-26
Abstract

Phytochemical investigation of the stem bark extract of Boswellia papyrifera afforded two new stilbene glycosides, trans-4′,5-dihydroxy-3-methoxystilbene-5-O-{α-L-rhamnopyranosyl-(1→2)-[α-L-rhamnopyranosyl-(1→6)]}-β-D-glucopyranoside (1), trans-4′,5-dihydroxy-3-methoxystilbene-5-...

Author(s)
Atta-ur-Rahman; Humera Naz; Fadimatou; Talat Makhmoor; Amsha Yasin; Naheed Fatima; Ngounou, F. N.; Kimbu, S. F.; Sondengam, B. L.; Choudhary, M. I.
Publisher
American Chemical Society, Washington, USA
Citation
Journal of Natural Products, 2005, 68, 2, pp 189-193

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