grapefruit seed extract

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grapefruit seed extract

Abbreviation: GFSE, GSE
An extract from grapefruit seed and grapefruit pulp that contains polyphenols. The extract is used in alternative and complementary medicine for a wide variety of diseases and conditions, esp. for the treatment of bacterial or viral illness. Synonym: citrus seed extract
See also: extract
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Potential of citrus seed extracts against dengue fever mosquito, Aedes albopictus (Skuse) (Culicidae: Diptera).
Potential of citrus seed extracts against dengue fever mosquitoe, Aedes albopictus (SKUSE) (Culicidae: Diptera).
Key words: Limonoids, day time biting mosquitoes, citrus peel extracts, citrus seed extracts.