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gum res·in

the dry exudate from a number of plants, consisting of a mixture of a gum and a resin, the former soluble in water but not alcohol, the latter soluble in alcohol but not water.
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The results of total phenolic and flavonoids of Boswellia carteri gum resin water extract indicated that using of gamma-radiation for both decontamination and sterilization of induced positive effect of frankincense chemical constituents and resulted in significant elevation of total phenolic and flavonoids content by percent change 4.9% and 6.6%, respectively.
Safayhi, "Inhi bition of leukotriene B4 formation in rat peritoneal neutrophils by an ethanolic extract of the gum resin exudate of Boswellia serrata," Planta Medica, vol.
Effects of Boswellia serrata gum resin in patients with ulcerative colitis.
Prevention of multiple low-dose streptozotocin (MLD-STZ) diabetes in mice by an extract from gum resin of Boswellia serrata (BE).
In 2001 in India, patients with the same disease were treated with Boswellia gum resin, after which their condition showed considerable improvement with minimal side-effects (so often experienced with western medicine).
Gum resin extracts of Boswellia serrata (BSE) have been found as an anti-inflammatory herbal remedy and used for the treatment of the inflammatory conditions in the traditional Ayurvedic medicine in India for centuries (Kimmatkar et al., 2003).
Information about C.wightii were collected in both UCs using questionnaire surveys, community discussions, dealers of gum resin and direct field observations.
Effects of Boswellia serrata gum resin in patients with bronchial asthma: results of a double-blind, placebo-controlled, 6-week clinical study.
The younger the tree, the better the gum resin, which is a clear fluid.
Extracts from gum resin of Boswellia serrata (BE) have been shown to posses anti-inflammatory properties especially by targeting factors/mediators related to autoimmune diseases.
Extracts from the gum resin of Boswellia serrata and some of is constituents including boswellic acids affect the immune system in different ways.
beta-boswelic acid, 3-acteyl beta boswelic acid, 11-keto-beta-boswelic acid and 3-acetyl-11-keto-beta-boswelic acid, isolated from the oleo gum resin of Boswellia serrata (Pardhy and Bhattacharaya 1978).