Commiphora


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Commiphora

(ko-mif'o-ra) [L. Commiphora, fr Gr. kommiphora, gum-bearing]
A genus of nearly 200 flowering plants, shrubs, and tress, native to Africa, Arabia, and India. Several species produce fragrant resins used for incense, perfume, and medication.

Commiphora gileadensis

See: balm of Gilead (1)

Commiphora mukul

See: guggul

Commiphora opobalsamum

See: balm of Gilead (1)

Commiphora wightii

See: guggul
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Quanto ao produto do valor de VI x VU, a Croton blanchetianus, Mimosa tenuiflora, Commiphora leptophloeos e Poincianella pyramidalis estao entre os maiores indices da combinacao de VI X VU.
Efficacy of Commiphora molmol (Mirazid) against sheep naturally infected with Monieziasis expansa in Al-Santa Center, Gharbia Governorate, Egypt.
Hammouda, "Analgesic, anti-inflammatory and anti-hyperlipidemic activities of Commiphora molmol extract (myrrh)," Journal of Intercultural Ethnopharmacology, vol.
Lou, "The genus Commiphora: a review of its traditional uses, phytochemistry and pharmacology," Journal ofEthnopharmacology, vol.
Neoglaziovia variegata Caroa Bromeliaceae (A) Mez Commiphora leptophloeos Imburana-de-cambao Burseraceae (Mart.) J.B.Gillett Cereus jamacaru DC.
Eddy, "Commiphora pedunculata gum as a green inhibitor for the corrosion of aluminium alloy in 0.1 M HCl," Research on Chemical Intermediates, vol.
Oleo-gum-resins from benzoin (Styrax benzoin) harvested in Singapore, olibanum (Boswellia papyrifera) originally from Ethiopia, and myrrh (Commiphora myrrha) from Somalia were purchased from Mountain Rose Herbs (Eugene, Oregon, USA).
(11.) Thomas Fleming, "Myrrh: Commiphora molmol," in Fleming et al., 534-536.
The resin of Commiphora wightii or Commiphora mukul (gugulipid), a small, thorny tree native to India, has long been used in Ayurvedic medicine to treat lipid disorders.
bipinnata muestra patrones estructurales y fenologicos muy similares a los de 15 especies mas del genero, dichos patrones se han establecido a nivel del complejo Commiphora-Bursera (Ramos-Ordonez et al., 2012; 2013), sugiriendo que la tecnica puede aplicarse en Commiphora Jacq.